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2010-12-22 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- TelePacific Communications, the largest California-based CLEC providing integrated voice and data telecommunications services to the small and medium-sized business ("SMB") customer segment in California and Nevada, and MegaPath, Inc., the leading provider of managed IP data, voice, and security services in North America, today announced a definitive agreement for TelePacific Communications to acquire MegaPath's NextWeb, Inc. subsidiary, dba Covad...

2009-07-21 15:43:00

PITTSBURGH, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tollgrade Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: TLGD) today announced that, after a careful review of the investor presentation filed on July 15, 2009 by Ramius LLC and the other members of the Ramius Group with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), it believes that the Ramius Group's investor presentation contains numerous false and misleading statements about Tollgrade's Board and omits various historical information about the Ramius Group's...

2009-07-07 08:30:00

PITTSBURGH, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tollgrade Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: TLGD), a leading provider of network service assurance to the telecommunications industry, today announced that telecom and broadband industry executive Charles E. Hoffman has been appointed by the Tollgrade Board as its newest independent director. His appointment is effective immediately. He was appointed to the class of directors whose term expires at the 2009 Annual Meeting, and will stand for...

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