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2010-10-05 07:15:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Lenkin Company and The Tower Companies announced today that http://www.aiam.org/The Association of International Automobile Manufacturers, Inc. (AIAM), Statoil and Fortune Brands, Inc., have signed leases at 1050 K Street, a 136,000 square feet, U.S. Green Building Council LEED® Gold certified commercial and retail office building, winner of the 2010 NAIOP Award of Excellence and home to other top companies such as Knoll...

2010-07-15 11:36:00

SHANGHAI, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Golf Manufacturers Anti-Counterfeiting Working Group (the "Anti-Counterfeiting Group") reports that on June 10, 2010, the Beijing Hadian District Court found five individuals guilty of the crime of attempting to sell counterfeit golf equipment. The court sentenced the five counterfeiters to jail terms of more than one year and ordered that they pay fines of approximately $54,000 (USD). The Court found that the defendants operated warehouses...

2010-03-10 09:06:00

HERZOGENAURACH, Germany, March 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sportlifestyle company PUMA announces today that it has signed an agreement to acquire 100 percent of the golf equipment brand Cobra Golf from Acushnet Company, the golf business of Fortune Brands, Inc. The acquisition includes the Cobra brand as well as related inventory, intellectual property and endorsement contracts and is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals. "Through the acquisition of Cobra...

2010-01-20 12:57:00

PHOENIX, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai, PRC - The U.S. Golf Manufacturers Anti-Counterfeiting Working Group (the "Group") comprised of Acushnet Company, Callaway Golf, Cleveland Golf/Srixon, Nike Golf, PING and TaylorMade Golf Company reports that the Shanghai Huangpu District People's Court has sentenced a retail shop owner, Fan Chaokui, to serve a seven month jail term and pay a fine after being convicted of selling counterfeit golf equipment. Two other defendants, employees at the...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.