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Jan 30, 2015, 22:15 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of MeadWestvaco Corp. - MWV

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of MeadWestvaco Corp....

Jan 30, 2015, 14:00 ET

McKool Smith Named United States "IP Firm of the Year" by Benchmark Litigation

 McKool Smith was awarded United States "IP Firm of the Year" at the 2015 Benchmark US awards. Fellow nominees included Fish & Richardson;...

Jan 30, 2015, 12:23 ET

Executive Education Growth Triples Industry Pace at UMD Smith School

 Executive education activity at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business grew by more than 22 percent in 2014—...

Jan 28, 2015, 22:15 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Silicon Image, Inc . -SIMG

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Silicon Image, Inc....

Jan 28, 2015, 12:33 ET

How U.S. Multinationals Bring Home $12B-Plus Yearly, Tax Free: UMD Study

U.S.-based multinational corporations move an average of $12 billion in taxable income back into the country each year, tax free, through complex...

Jan 27, 2015, 21:36 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Lakes Entertainment, Inc . -LACO

 Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Lakes...

Jan 27, 2015, 12:19 ET
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Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas LLP Investigating Claims Involving Barkley Lundy and PFS Investments, Inc.

Lawyers with the Securities Law Firm of SHEPHERD SMITH EDWARDS & KANTAS LLP, www.sseklaw.com, are investigating claims involving Barkley Lundy...

Jan 27, 2015, 07:00 ET
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A. O. Smith achieves solid earnings growth on record 2014 sales

 A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE-AOS) today announced record sales of $2.36 billion and net earnings of $207.8 million, or $2.28 per share, for...

Jan 26, 2015, 21:45 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Regency Energy Partners L.P. -RGP

 Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Regency Energy...

Jan 26, 2015, 17:30 ET
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A. O. Smith Corporation announces 27 percent dividend increase

 Directors of A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE:AOS) today approved a 27 percent increase in the company's quarterly cash dividend to $.19 per...

Jan 23, 2015, 22:05 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of City National Corporation - CYN

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of City National...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:30 ET
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UMD Alumni Launch Startups With Help from their Alma Mater

 University of Maryland alumni are getting help launching new businesses this year thanks to a new program from the Dingman Center for...

Jan 21, 2015, 15:52 ET
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Five Questions About China's Latest GDP Growth Report with UMD's Anil K. Gupta

China's latest GDP data reinforce the widely held belief that the days of break-neck economic growth are indeed coming to an end. At 7.4 percent,...

Jan 20, 2015, 08:00 ET

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Updates Financial Expectations

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC), a leader in firearm manufacturing and design, today announced updated...

Jan 19, 2015, 22:05 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Courier Corporation - CRRC

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Courier Corporation...

Jan 14, 2015, 13:10 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Files Class Action against Dawson Geophysical Company in Connection with the Sale of the Company -DWSN

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC today announced that on January 7, 2015, a class action was commenced on behalf of all holders of Dawson...

Jan 13, 2015, 21:35 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of NPS Pharmaceuticals,...

Jan 13, 2015, 19:28 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. - MWIV

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of MWI Veterinary Supply,...

Jan 13, 2015, 17:45 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Peerless Systems Corp. -PRLS

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Peerless Systems Corp....

Jan 09, 2015, 19:05 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of State Investors Bancorp, Inc.

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of State Investors...