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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...

2014-07-18 08:23:23

RECOMMENDED COMBINATION OF SHIRE PLC AND ABBVIE INC. NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary -- The Boards of AbbVie and Shire are pleased to announce that they have reached agreement on the terms of a recommended combination of Shire with AbbVie. -- Under the terms of the Merger, Shire Shareholders will be entitled to receive: for each Shire Share: £24.44 in cash and 0.8960 New AbbVie Shares -- The Merger terms represent:...

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...

2014-07-16 00:20:24

Lone Star Value Urges All Antares Shareholders to Vote the BLUE AND WHITE Proxy Form to Support the Election of ALL FIVE Lone Star Value Independent and Experienced Candidates NEW YORK, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading independent proxy voting advisory firm Glass Lewis & Co., LLC ("Glass Lewis") has recommended that shareholders of Antares Energy Ltd (ASX: AZZ) (AZZEF) vote FOR the election of four Lone Star Value independent director candidates at the 22 July General...

2014-07-15 08:26:29

BOSTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, has commenced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty by the Board of Directors of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. ("Rockwood" or the "Company") (NYSE: ROC) concerning the proposed merger of the Company with Albemarle Corporation ("Albemarle") in a cash and stock transaction. Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Rockwood...

2014-07-10 20:23:41

SAN DIEGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turtle Beach Corporation (NASDAQ: HEAR), a leading innovator of audio products and solutions, today announced that certain shareholders of Turtle Beach holding a majority of the shares outstanding have agreed to a voluntary extension of the lock-up restrictions regarding the sale or other disposition of their shares of the company's stock, originally agreed to in connection with the company's January 2014 merger. The lock-up period end date has been...

2014-07-10 16:27:38

CARLSTADT, N.J., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jinpan International Limited (Nasdaq: JST), a leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of cast resin transformers, regretfully announces the passing of one of its directors, Stephan R. Clark. Mr. Clark died on June 23, 2014. He had served on the Company's board of directors ("Board") as an independent director since October 2006. He also served as the Chairman of the Board's Audit Committee. After his passing, the Board...

2014-07-10 16:25:29

NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platinum Management (NY) LLC and certain affiliates ("Platinum"), the largest stockholder of Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (NasdaqCM: ECTE) ("Echo" or the "Company") owning approximately 20% of the Company's outstanding Common Stock, sent a letter to the Company today exercising Platinum's contractual right under the December 10, 2013 Stock Purchase Agreement between Platinum and the Company to cause Echo to call a meeting of stockholders to vote to...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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