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SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MasterClass, the streaming platform where anyone can learn from the world's best across a wide range of subjects, today announced the appointment of 13-year HBO veteran Len Amato as chief content officer. In this role, Amato will head up the content organization and help lead content innovation, strategy and development of class launches. Amato reports to David Rogier, founder and CEO of MasterClass. MasterClass (PRNewsfoto/MasterClass)
NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP notifies investors of eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) ("eHealth" or the "Company") of a pending lawsuit against eHealth and certain of its officers. The class action, In re eHealth Inc. Securities Litigation, No. 4:20-cv-02395-JST (the "Class Action"), is pending in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of a class consisting of all persons and entities other than Defendants that purchased or otherwise … Fighting for victims of securities fraud for more than 85 years (PRNewsfoto/Pomerantz LLP)
MORRISTOWN, N.J., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (the "Company") announced today the early results of its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Offer") for any and all of its $400 million aggregate principal amount of outstanding 6.000% Senior Notes due 2027 (the "Notes"), and its concurrent consent solicitation (together with the Offer, the "Offer and Consent Solicitation") to amend the indenture governing the Notes to eliminate substantially all of the restrictive … Covanta Logo (PRNewsFoto/Covanta)
NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the board of directors of Activision Blizzard, Inc. ("Activision" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ATVI), in connection with the proposed acquisition of the Company by Microsoft Corporation ("Microsoft") (NASDAQ: MSFT). Under the terms of the acquisition agreement, the Company's shareholders will receive $95.00 in cash for each share of Activision common stock that … (PRNewsfoto/WeissLaw LLP)
TACOMA, Wash., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Bank today announced that a five-person commercial banking team has joined its Seattle office as the Bank continues to grow in this critical market. "Middle-market companies in the Seattle area are poised for additional growth in the coming years and they require experienced professionals like this high-caliber team," said Chris Merrywell, Columbia's executive vice president and chief operating officer. "This is a seasoned team who appreciates our brand of banking and share our excitement about the future we are building through our proposed combination with Umpqua Bank." Columbia Bank logo. (PRNewsFoto/Columbia Bank)
CHICAGO, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Peakstone served as the exclusive advisor to on its sale to Genuine Parts Company ("GPC"). is an e-commerce platform specializing in aftermarket automotive accessories. The Company was founded by the father and son team of Steve and Kyle Therriault in 2005 and built it into one of the most successful automotive accessories platforms in the United States. Peakstone Group (PRNewsfoto/Peakstone)
SHENZHEN, China, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ImmVira's breakthrough product MVR-T3011 IV, global first clinical-stage oncolytic herpes simplex virus (oHSV) via intravenous injection, has recently completed first 2 cohorts dose-escalation of U.S. Phase I clinical study, and demonstrated good safety and tolerability results. Late stage patients with pancreatic, colon, lung, and endometrial cancer have been enrolled for the first two dose levels. MVR-T3011 IV has showed good safety and …
NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the proposed sale of Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NasdaqCM: TACO) to Jack in the Box Inc. (NasdaqGS: JACK). Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of Del Taco will receive only $12.51 in cash for each share of Del Taco that they own. KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and the process … KSF Filing Alert (PRNewsfoto/Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC)
Sugemalimab is the world's first PD-L1 monoclonal antibody that when administered along with chemotherapy improved overall survival of first-line metastatic squamous and non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer patients in a statistically significant and clinically meaningful manner Survival benefits across all the subgroups including different tumor pathology type and PD-L1 expression levels The National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) of China has approved sugemalimab in combination with …
DUBLIN, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- AnDAPT- the power supply specialists for FPGAs/SoCs, today launched power management solution PMICs for Microchip PolarFire FPGAs (Table 1). This follows-up on AnDAPT's previous announcement of programmable power supply solutions for various Xilinx FPGA families. AnDAPT now supports powering Microchip PolarFire FPGAs AnDAPT, a provider of highly integrated and programmable Power Management IC (PMIC) products (built on its proprietary and disruptive mixed-signal FPGA platform), has employed its signature AmP PMIC and proprietary software including WebAmp and WebAmp R.D. to generate power management solutions for PolarFire FPGA SKUs, both for 12 V and 5 V inputs.
CLEVELAND and CHICAGO, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Brown Gibbons Lang & Company (BGL), a leading independent investment bank and financial advisory firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of J. Kyle Brown, Kevin H. Sargent, and Michael T. Vinciguerra to Managing Director. BGL has promoted three new Managing Directors."BGL's strong sector focus is driven by our bankers' commitment to their industries," said BGL's Executive Committee. "Kyle, Kevin, and Mike each have been with the firm for more than a decade, during which time they have demonstrated dedication to BGL and our valued clients. Their creative and respected transaction leadership, along with expanding BGL's coverage capabilities, are strong examples of the opportunity for advancement the firm presents for driven and thoughtful bankers." (PRNewsfoto/Brown Gibbons Lang & Company)
SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Capewell, a global leader in engineering aviation and life support solutions, announced it has named Edward Davis, CB CBE, Strategic Director in the United Kingdom to lead the Company's European operations. "I am delighted and grateful to have been appointed to be Capewell's Strategic Director in the UK," said Davis. "It is truly inspiring to be joining a company that is recognised as a world leader in aerial delivery and associated life-support systems for land and maritime military, law enforcement and humanitarian organisations."  Capewell (PRNewsfoto/Capewell)
TOKYO, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, CEO: Haruo Naito, "Eisai") announced today that the Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network Trials Unit (DIAN-TU), led by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has enrolled the first subject in the phase II/III study (Tau NexGen study). The study will assess the effect of Eisai's investigational anti-microtubule binding region (MTBR) tau antibody E2814, in dominantly inherited Alzheimer's disease (DIAD). Eisai logo
NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the proposed sale of Vonage Holdings Corp. (NasdaqGS: VG) to Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NasdaqGS: ERIC). Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of Vonage will receive $21.00 in cash for each share of Vonage that they own. KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and the process that … KSF Filing Alert (PRNewsfoto/Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC)
MANITOWOC, Wis., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bank First Corporation (NASDAQ: BFC) ("Bank First" or the "Bank"), the holding company for Bank First, N.A., reported net income of $11.2 million, or $1.46 per share, for the fourth quarter of 2021, compared with net income of $11.5 million, or $1.49 per share, for the prior-year fourth quarter. For the year ended December 31, 2021, Bank First earned $45.4 million, or $5.92 per share, compared to $38.0 million, or $5.07 per share for the year ended …
OAK BROOK, Ill., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ace Hardware was the 13th fastest-growing U.S.-based retailer between 2019 and 2020, according to a report by Philadelphia-based Total Retail. Revenue at Ace grew from $6.071 billion to $7.762 billion over the period, or 27.9 percent. That's highest in the hardware and home improvement category and fourth overall among combination online and "brick and mortar" businesses, according to Total Retail's Top 50 ranking. (PRNewsfoto/Ace Hardware Corporation)
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth consecutive quarter, BuildFire has earned a "Leader" badge in G2's Grid Report for Drag and Drop App Builders. The award is reserved for app builders with the highest customer satisfaction scores based on real user reviews and market presence. Out of 103 software brands in the drag and drop app builder category on, only seven earned a Leader badge in the Winter 2022 Grid Report. logo
The foundations call on world leaders to support the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to help end the COVID-19 crisis, prepare for future pandemics, and address epidemic threats. SEATTLE and LONDON, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Wellcome each pledged US$150 million for a total of US$300 million to the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), a global partnership launched five years ago this week by the governments of Norway …
TOKYO and SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NSITEXE, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Denso Corporation that develops and sells high efficiency processor IP for embedded systems, and Green Hills Software, the worldwide leader in embedded safety and security, today announced support for NSITEXE's RISC-V processors with the ISO 26262 ASIL D safety-certified Green Hills MULTI® integrated development environment (IDE) and optimizing C/C++ compilers. Starting with support for … Green Hills Software logo (PRNewsfoto/Green Hills Software)
WATERBURY, Conn., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A. and its HSA Bank division, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share on its common stock. The dividend on common shares will be payable February 11, 2022 to shareholders of record as of January 28, 2022. On its Series F Preferred Stock, Webster declared a quarterly cash dividend of $328.125 per …