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12 Dec, 2017, 17:49 GMT Tuft & Needle Calls For Dismissal Of Lawsuit Of Steinhoff Subsidiary Mattress Firm

As the latest move in the accelerating disruption of the traditional mattress industry, Tuft & Needle's litigation counsel, Charles "Chip"...


07 Dec, 2017, 17:33 GMT SKYCOP Urges Monarch Airlines to Cover Passenger Compensations With Slot Deal Money

After the biggest UK airline collapse in years, the administrator of the bankrupt Monarch Airlines has struck a deal with the International...


06 Dec, 2017, 22:29 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of OSI Systems, Inc. - OSIS

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of OSI Systems, Inc. ("OSI" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: OSIS). Such investors are...


06 Dec, 2017, 20:39 GMT Mercy Corps Calls For Cease-Fire In Yemen To End Catastrophic Humanitarian Crisis

The global organization warns that even a short period of reduced humanitarian access will have dire consequences Civilians are facing dire...


05 Dec, 2017, 18:39 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Kering S.A. - PPRUY

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Kering S.A. ("Kering" or the "Company") (OTCMKTS: PPRUY). Such investors are...


05 Dec, 2017, 18:34 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd. - OTSKY

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Otsuka" or the "Company") (OTCMKTS: OTSKY). Such...


05 Dec, 2017, 18:27 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Eagle Bancorp, Inc. - EGBN

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Eagle Bancorp, Inc. ("Eagle Bancorp" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: EGBN). Such...


04 Dec, 2017, 11:16 GMT SADF Hosts Event on Cross Border Terrorism in South Asia

South Asia Democratic forum an independent think tank hosted an event on 28th November 2017 on the topic of "Cross Border Terrorism in South Asia"...


29 Nov, 2017, 20:53 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Willis Towers Watson plc - WLTW

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Willis Towers Watson plc ("Towers" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: WLTW). Such...


29 Nov, 2017, 20:49 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of OvaScience, Inc. - OVAS

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of OvaScience, Inc. ("OvaScience" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: OVAS). Such investors...


27 Nov, 2017, 19:03 GMT Frost & Sullivan Commentary on CNBC: Few Perceptible Commercial Benefits to be Gained from Brexit

The sense of frustration surrounding the slow pace of Brexit talks, compounded by predictable political posturing, fuels speculation that the UK...


22 Nov, 2017, 14:25 GMT 2017 TMA Autumn Budget Reaction Statement

Giles Roca, Director General of the TMA said: "Tobacco prices have increased by around 70% since 2010 including in effect three increases already...


16 Nov, 2017, 01:21 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. - TV

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. ("Grupo Televisa" or the "Company") (NYSE: TV). Such...


16 Nov, 2017, 01:15 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Triangle Capital Corporation - TCAP

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Triangle Capital Corporation ("Triangle Capital" or the "Company") (NYSE: TCAP)....


16 Nov, 2017, 00:30 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. - ACOR

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. ("Acorda" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ACOR). Such...


16 Nov, 2017, 00:26 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. - MTU

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. ("MUFG" or the "Company") (NYSE: MTU). Such...


15 Nov, 2017, 15:21 GMT German Cabinet Member Calls for Second Referendum

A German minister has called on the British government to hold a second EU referendum ahead of the next, crucial round of Brexit negotiations. "I...


15 Nov, 2017, 00:09 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. - FOXA

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. ("Fox" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: FOXA). Such...


14 Nov, 2017, 23:58 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Quantenna Communications, Inc. - QTNA

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Quantenna Communications, Inc. ("Quantenna" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: QTNA)....


09 Nov, 2017, 18:19 GMT What Can We Do to Minimize Russian Interference in Our Election Process?

SMA's Greg Treverton and Alicia Chen analyze what happened during the 2016 US election "What are now called 'hybrid threats' are not new....


09 Nov, 2017, 00:01 GMT TRT World's Show, off the Grid, Expose the Illegal Organ-Trafficking Trade in Middle East

Off The Grid tells compelling human stories from across the globe, framing them within a bigger picture. It's about individuals whose lives have...


07 Nov, 2017, 18:48 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Manitex International, Inc. - MNTX

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Manitex International, Inc. ("Manitex" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNTX). Such...


07 Nov, 2017, 17:19 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Alkermes plc - ALKS

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Alkermes plc ("Alkermes" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ALKS). Such investors are...


06 Nov, 2017, 22:47 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Credit Suisse Group A.G. - CS

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Credit Suisse Group A.G. ("Credit Suisse" or the "Company") (NYSE: CS). Such...


06 Nov, 2017, 22:00 GMT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of BNP Paribas S.A. - BNPQY

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of BNP Paribas S.A. ("Paribas" or the "Company") (OTCMKTS: BNPQY). Such investors...