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Aug 18, 2017, 22:50 ET LEXMARK INTERNATIONAL SHAREHOLDER ALERT: CLAIMSFILER Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Lexmark International, Inc. - (LXK)

ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors that they have until September 19, 2017 to file lead plaintiff applications...


Aug 18, 2017, 22:50 ET STERICYCLE INVESTIGATION INITIATED BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Stericycle, Inc. - SRCL

Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF"), announces that...


Aug 18, 2017, 22:50 ET FOUNDATION MEDICINE SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Foundation Medicine, Inc. - (FMI)

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have...


Aug 18, 2017, 22:50 ET AMERICAN PUBLIC EDUCATION INVESTIGATION INITIATED BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates American Public Education, Inc. for Possible Securities Fraud - (APEI)

Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF"), announces that...


Aug 18, 2017, 18:42 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Announces An Investigation Of Atwood Oceanics, Inc. - ATW

Juan Monteverde, founder and managing partner at Monteverde & Associates PC, a boutique securities firm headquartered at the Empire State...


Aug 18, 2017, 18:00 ET Proposed Sony Xperia Class Action Settlement Preliminarily Approved

The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP regarding the Sony Xperia class action settlement. A proposed nationwide...


Aug 18, 2017, 18:00 ET Aprueban de manera preliminar un acuerdo en la demanda colectiva de Sony Xperia

La siguiente declaración es emitida por Levi & Korsinsky, LLP, en relación con el acuerdo en la demanda colectiva de Sony Xperia. Un tribunal...


Aug 18, 2017, 18:00 ET Proposed Sony Xperia Class Action Settlement Preliminarily Approved

The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP regarding the Sony Xperia class action settlement. A proposed nationwide...


Aug 18, 2017, 17:05 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. (ZTO) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: October 13, 2017

Attorney Advertising-- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against ZTO Express...


Aug 18, 2017, 15:06 ET Nexus Services, Inc. Announced Federal Lawsuit Practice of Eugenics at the Hands of White County Sheriff, Judge, Sheriff's Deputy & White County Administration

Nexus Caridades Attorneys Inc. announced comprehensive civil action against White County, White County Judge, Sam Benningfield, White County...


Aug 18, 2017, 14:55 ET EQUITY ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Axiom Holdings, Inc.

Goldberg Law PC, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Axiom Holdings, Inc....


Aug 18, 2017, 14:33 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of - UnitedHealth Group Inc. - UNH

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of UnitedHealth Group Inc. ("UnitedHealth" or the "Company") (NYSE: UNH). Such...


Aug 18, 2017, 14:05 ET Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Calpine Corporation

Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Calpine Corporation ("Calpine" or the...


Aug 18, 2017, 13:59 ET Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Molina Healthcare, Inc.

Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against insiders of Molina Healthcare, Inc. ("Molina" or the "Company") (NYSE:...


Aug 18, 2017, 13:54 ET Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc.

Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against insiders of DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. ("DENTSPLY" or the "Company")...


Aug 18, 2017, 13:47 ET Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Electronics For Imaging, Inc.

Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against insiders of Electronics For Imaging, Inc. ("EFI" or the "Company")...


Aug 18, 2017, 12:51 ET For the first time in its history, The Medill Justice Project reports from overseas. The U.S. military gives MJP rare access to detention camp in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba.

The Medill Justice Project journeyed to the U.S. Naval Station Guantánamo Bay in Cuba to get a rare glimpse of where the United States holds...


Aug 18, 2017, 12:42 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Infosys Limited (INFY)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Infosys Limited...


Aug 18, 2017, 12:37 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (RYAM) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: October 16, 2017

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Rayonier...


Aug 18, 2017, 11:27 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Infosys Limited - INFY

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Infosys Limited ("Infosys" or the "Company") (NYSE: INFY). Such investors are...


Aug 18, 2017, 11:14 ET Russian Court Bans Bible Translation Published by Jehovah's Witnesses

On August 17, 2017, the Vyborg City Court in Russia ruled to ban the New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures (NWT), a Bible published by...


Aug 18, 2017, 11:09 ET Shareholder Class Action Filed Against ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc. - ZTO

The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP announces that a shareholder class action lawsuit has been filed against ZTO Express...