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2014-08-05 16:25:24

Two new enhancements focus on industry-wide drive for XBRL data quality NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vintage, the capital markets and corporate solutions division of PR Newswire, today announced they have upgraded their XBRL (eXtensible Business Reporting Language) program, fleXBRL, with two new features, further demonstrating Vintage's position as the industry's intelligent value. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140805/133677 XBRL Online Review (XOR): XOR is a secure XBRL...

2014-08-05 12:23:20

MagneGas has a Q&A Webinar Session on MagneGas® 2 TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, announced today that is has released a recording of last week's webinar for everyone who could not attend. The recording includes a quick presentation about MagneGas® 2 as well as questions and...

2014-08-05 08:41:09

Technology Industry Veteran Comes to comScore Following Tenure as CFO of Mandiant Corporation RESTON, Va., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today announced that Mel Wesley will be joining the company as Chief Financial Officer, effective August 29th. He will step into the position following current CFO Kenneth Tarpey's retirement from comScore later this month. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080115/COMSCORELOGO...

2014-08-04 12:22:48

Gasification System Construction Complete and System Ships on Schedule TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, announced today that it has completed construction of the gasification system purchased by Astana TechCom, Inc., a company located in the capital of Kazakhstan. Astana has...

2014-08-04 08:29:16

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As previously announced, MabVax Therapeutics, Inc., a privately held cancer immunotherapy company, and Telik, Inc. (OTCQB: TELK), aclinical stage oncology drug development company, completed a merger transaction pursuant to which MabVax became a wholly owned subsidiary of Telik effective as of July 8, 2014, following Telik stockholder approval at Telik's annual meeting of stockholders, held on July 7, 2014. Following the merger, MabVax...

2014-08-01 16:23:51

Desperate Allergan Attempt to Interfere with the Special Meeting LAVAL, Quebec and NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE/TSX: VRX) and Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. today responded to the filing of a federal lawsuit by Allergan, Inc. (NYSE: AGN) in California. The complaint makes baseless claims about Valeant and Pershing Square regarding the tender offer rules. Allergan's true purpose in bringing the litigation is an attempt to...

2014-08-01 12:25:21

Network to debut on MetroCast-Mississippi lineups on August 14 OXFORD, Miss., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetroCast Communications, the video, Internet and phone provider serving more than 70 communities in Mississippi, has announced that it will provide the SEC Network to its subscribers in Mississippi when the network launches on August 14. The SEC Network will launch on MetroCast Expanded Basic channel 26 (726 HD) and channel 63 (Forest/Morton area). The new 24/7...

2014-08-01 08:27:39

GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sino Agro Food, Inc. (OTC BB: SIAF.OB), is an integrated, diversified agriculture technology and organic food company ("the Company") with principal operations as primary producer, processor, and marketer in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"). The Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Alan Wong as Chief Internal Auditor for Sino Agro Food, Inc. effective August 1, 2014. In accordance with the Internal Audit Charter,...

2014-07-31 20:20:29

JERUSALEM, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobileye N.V., the global leader in the design and development of camera-based Advanced Driver Assistance Systems, announced today that it has priced its initial public offering of 35,589,000 ordinary shares at $25.00 per share. Mobileye is offering 8,325,000 ordinary shares and the selling shareholders are offering 27,264,000 ordinary shares. The selling shareholders have also granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to 5,338,350...

2014-07-31 16:30:58

FIVE POINTS, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW) announced today that Mark Grewal, Chief Executive Officer, and Matthew Szot, Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the Piper Jaffray Global Agriculture & Animal Health Investor Day on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. The conference is being in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The event brings together public and private companies, as well as industry thought leaders and farmers to discuss key industry...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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