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2014-06-16 23:01:08

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) that allege the cholesterol-lowering statin caused patients to develop Type 2 diabetes continue to mount in the federal multidistrict litigation now underway in U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports....

2014-06-13 23:03:53

Bellwether Trial Expected to Begin in July 2015 ST. LOUIS, MI (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Multidistrict litigation (MDL) is continuing to progress in cases involving Lipitor, a cholesterol-lowering medication that has been linked to the development of type 2 diabetes, reports the national law firm of Baron and Budd. So far, more than 130 lawsuits have been transferred to the MDL. The lawsuits allege that the maker of Lipitor, Pfizer, either knew about the risk of diabetes or should have known...

2014-06-13 16:21:06

FAIRMONT, W.Va., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiaries Mon Power and Potomac Edison have amended their rate case currently pending before the Public Service Commission (PSC) of West Virginia to include the $7.5 million in costs associated with reading customer meters every month to comply with a recent PSC order. As a result of the amended filing, the requested rate increase is about $103 million. Mon Power and Potomac Edison will begin reading...

2014-06-13 12:22:37

NEW YORK, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PHARMACEUTICAL EXECUTIVE magazine's June cover ranks Pharma's 50 top global pharmaceutical companies by revenues. PHARMACEUTICAL EXECUTIVE'S June issue features the annual review of the top 50 biopharmaceutical companies in industry sales--a standard benchmark of success that has remained surprisingly static since the magazine has began ranking the 50 largest players back in the April 2000 issue. Over these 14 years, just three...

2014-06-11 12:22:16

FAIRMONT, W.Va., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mon Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has hired eight new line and substation employees as part of its ongoing efforts to enhance service reliability for customers in West Virginia. The employees are members of the first West Virginia graduating class of the company's Power Systems Institute (PSI), a utility training partnership established in 2012 with Pierpont Community & Technical College in Fairmont, W.Va....

2014-06-09 08:28:22

Leadership team expanded following achievement of technology milestones SAN DIEGO, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Solstice Biologics LLC, a company focused on the targeting and delivery of nucleic acid therapeutics, today announced that Dr. Lou Tartaglia joined as President and Chief Executive Officer, and member of the Board of Directors. In addition, John Borgeson joined as Chief Financial Officer. The expansion of the leadership team follows the achievement of internal technology...

2014-06-08 23:01:35

The Firm is actively filing Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes after taking the cholesterol-lowering statin. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 08, 2014 A federal judge presiding over Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/ ) in the U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina has issued a new Order that will streamline the process for filing cases in the multidistrict litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to a Case...

2014-06-03 12:25:50

CHATSWORTH, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- US Seismic Systems(®), Inc. (USSI), a subsidiary of Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN), is pleased to announce Mr. Gary V. Morris has been elected as the company's new Chairman. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120504/NY01342LOGO Mr. Morris previously served as Executive Vice President at Halliburton Company and also served as Halliburton's Chief Financial Officer. Halliburton Company is a leading provider of oilfield services...

2014-05-30 12:22:28

CHICAGO, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the BP plc (NYSE:BP-Free Report), Transocean Ltd (NYSE:RIG-Free Report), Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL-Free Report), Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A-Free Report) and Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC-Free...

2014-05-30 08:22:03

Other Inspections and Maintenance Work Also Being Completed TOLEDO, Ohio, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toledo Edison is in the final stages of testing new equipment installed at two large substations that will help enhance service reliability in the area and support the expected increase in demand for electricity during the summer months. The massive 345-kilovolt transformers have been installed at Toledo Edison substations near Sylvania and Oregon and will be operational by June...


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