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2014-05-07 12:22:02

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Transportation Holding, Inc. (Nasdaq GM: PATR) announced today that it intends to separate its transportation business from its real estate businesses. The separation will result in two independent, publicly-traded companies by means of a tax-free spin-off of the transportation business to Patriot shareholders. The separation, which is subject to a number of conditions including final Board approval, receipt of an opinion of tax counsel...

2014-05-02 16:20:35

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Rail Company LLC, a leading operator of short line and regional freight railroads, today announced that a California federal jury returned verdicts directing Patriot Rail to pay damages to Sierra Railroad Co. as a result of the alleged violation of a nondisclosure agreement by its predecessor company, Patriot Rail Corp. ("old Patriot"), over six years ago. Sierra Railroad claimed that old Patriot won a contract to manage the...

2013-07-18 23:16:52

The Conference drew over 80 customers and partners from around the world, from a range of sectors including banking, insurance, government, and healthcare. Englewood Cliffs, NJ (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Intellinx Ltd., the innovative leader in enterprise fraud and operational risk management, concluded its International User Group & Conference that was held in New York on June 6-7, 2013. The Conference drew over 80 customers and partners from around the world, from a range of sectors...

2013-04-18 23:34:37

America's K-12 teachers are not fully prepared to meet a new set of science standards, a Michigan State University education scholar argues in Science. Writing in the April 19 issue, Suzanne Wilson said the professional training landscape for teachers is woefully inadequate to handle the Next Generation Science Standards. The voluntary guidelines, unveiled this month by the advocacy group Achieve in collaboration with 26 states, call for more hands-on learning and analysis and cover fewer...


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