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2014-08-06 16:28:46

ISS Raises Significant Concerns about Corporate Governance Practices at Allergan LAVAL, Quebec and NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. ("Valeant") (NYSE:VRX) (TSX: VRX) and Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. ("Pershing Square") today commented on Institutional Shareholder Services' ("ISS") recommendation in support of Pershing Square's effort to call a special meeting of Allergan shareholders. Pershing Square is seeking to call a special...

2014-08-05 08:34:53

LYNBROOK, N.Y., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products, today announced the appointment of Max Link, Ph.D. to its Board of Directors, effective August 4, 2014, with a term of office expiring and to be renewed at the 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. BioSpecifics also announced today that as of August 15, 2014, Henry G. Morgan will retire from the Board of Directors...

2014-07-31 23:19:58

After months of building and testing ProgramWire, an online portal for onsite meeting support staff, ETD allows registry of over 2,500 independent Travel Directors to create personal portal accounts. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Executive Travel Directors (ETD), a meetings and events supplier with a registry of over 2,500 independent meetings and events onsite support staff, began the final launch phase of ProgramWire, an online portal for Travel Directors, on July 29, 2014....

2014-07-29 08:28:16

BEIJING, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exceed Company Ltd. (EDS) ("Exceed" or the "Company"), one of the leading domestic sportswear brands in China, today announced that it has further adjourned its extraordinary general meeting of shareholders that was called to authorize and approve the proposed Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "Merger Agreement"), dated December 2, 2013, by and among the Company, Pan Long Company Limited ("Parent"), an exempted company with limited liability...

2014-07-28 12:24:13

HOUSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TexCom, Inc. (OTC Pink: TEXC)(the "Company" or "TexCom"), an environmental services company serving the oil and gas industry, is pleased to announce that at its annual meeting convened on June 26, 2014 and reconvened on July 25, 2014, shareholders of the Company voted to elect Stephen J. Barth, Randall K. Lowry, Jr., Wallis T. Marsh, Robert S. May and James Roth to its Board of Directors. The Company's shareholders also approved and ratified a...

2014-07-25 12:22:37

VANCOUVER, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Gold Reach Resources Ltd. ("Gold Reach" or the "Company") (GRV: TSX-V) announces the approval and adoption of a Shareholder Rights Plan Agreement (the "Rights Plan"). Shareholder Rights Plan The Rights Plan was not adopted by the Board of Directors in response to, or in anticipation of, any offer or take-over bid and is not intended to prevent a take-over bid. The fundamental objectives of the Rights Plan are to provide adequate time for the...

2014-07-23 20:22:15

Seeks Information Relating to Possible Mismanagement, Breaches of Fiduciary Duty and Wrongdoing by Officers and Directors NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An affiliate of Platinum Management (NY) LLC ("Platinum") has delivered a letter to Echo pursuant to Section 220 of the Delaware General Corporation Law demanding to inspect certain books and records of Echo Therapeutics, Inc. ("Echo" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ECTE) relating to possible mismanagement, breaches of...

2014-07-23 16:27:33

SAN DIEGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Corporate Directors Forum is recognizing six San Diego directors for their high standards in corporate governance at its annual Director of the Year awards. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121130/DC21508LOGO The awards will be presented Tuesday, Sept. 23 at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla and will celebrate directors who have made a significant positive contribution in the boardroom and behind the scenes. The directors being recognized are: --...

2014-07-23 08:34:35

VANCOUVER, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - American CuMo Mining Corporation ("CuMoCo" or the "Company") (TSXV: MLY) (OTCQX: MLYCF) is very pleased to announce that Thomas Conway was elected as an additional director of the Company at the shareholder-requisitioned general meeting of shareholders of the Company held yesterday. The proposals of the requisitioning shareholders to remove Hongxue Fu and Yiming Xie as directors of the Company did not garner the requisite 2/3 majority vote to...

2014-07-16 20:24:19

DENVER, CO, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Intermap Technologies (TSX:IMP), (ITMSF:BB), a leading provider of location-based solutions, announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the adoption of an advance notice by-law (the "Advance Notice By-law"), which requires advance notice to Intermap in circumstances where nominations of persons for election to the Board are made by shareholders other than pursuant to a requisition of a meeting made pursuant to the provisions of...


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