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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...

2014-07-08 16:22:40

OKLAHOMA CITY, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Equal Energy Ltd. ("Equal") (NYSE: EQU) (TSX: EQU) is pleased to announce the results of its special meeting (the "Meeting") of the holders (the "Equal Shareholders") of common shares (the "Common Shares"), held on July 8, 2014, to consider and vote on, among other matters, a plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement"), under the Business Corporations Act (Alberta), involving Equal, Equal Shareholders, Petroflow Energy Corporation ("Petroflow")...

2014-07-08 08:37:29

OPA LOCKA, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stephen Gans, the largest stockholder of Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY) (the "Company"), announced today that he has sent a letter to the members of the Company's board of directors asking them to investigate the accuracy of the voting results the Company reported in its SEC Form 8-K filing on June 18, 2014 following the annual meeting of stockholders held on June 12, 2014. Mr. Gans had solicited proxies to vote against two of the...

2014-07-07 08:27:26

LAS VEGAS, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GrowBLOX Sciences, Inc., a biotechnology and research company, today is pleased to announce that their largest investor, Lazarus Investment Partners LLLP, has acquired an additional 269,632 shares in the open market for an additional $322,000 investment. Lazarus, which already holds a 3,000,000 share investment at a price of $0.50, averaged up their position acquiring 199,632 shares at $1.19, 50,000 shares at $1.21, and 20,000 shares at $1.20...


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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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