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2012-03-07 07:45:00

LUBBOCK, Texas, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As supporters revel in the new facility's completion for the Texas Tech University Rawls College of Business, it is the college's people and programs that continue to garner national attention. "This is about so much more than just bricks and mortar," said alumnus Jerry Rawls, President and CEO of California-based Finisar Corporation, and for whom the Business College was named. "This is about making first impressions and, even better, developing...

2008-08-29 15:00:19

Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR), a global technology leader for fiber optics subsystems and network test systems, today announced the successful completion of its combination with Optium Corporation (NASDAQ: OPTM). The transaction was approved yesterday by the stockholders of both companies. As of the close of today's trading day, Optium's stock will no longer trade on the NASDAQ GMX. Under the terms of the agreement, Optium stockholders will receive 6.262 shares of Finisar common stock...