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NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces it has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Lizhi Inc. (NASDAQ: LIZI) pursuant and/or traceable to Lizhi's January 17, 2020 initial public offering (the "IPO" or the "Offering"). The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Lizhi investors under the federal securities laws.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lupus Research Alliance (LRA) is excited to share that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the use of Aurinia Pharmaceuticals' Lupkynis(TM )(voclosporin) as the first oral treatment developed specifically for adults with active lupus nephritis (LN) in combination with standard of care. Voclosporin follows the recent approval of belimumab by the FDA as new therapies indicated for lupus nephritis - both within the past month.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of SolarWinds Corporation (NYSE: SWI) between February 24, 2020 and December 15, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important March 5, 2021 lead plaintiff deadline in the first filed securities class action commenced by the firm. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for SolarWinds investors under the federal securities laws.
(The Center Square) – The state of New York on Friday filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission after the federal agency denied the state a hearing over the decommission plan for the Indian Point nuclear power plant, Attorney General Letitia James announced.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Restaurant Brands International Inc. (NYSE: QSR) between April 29, 2019 and October 28, 2019, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important February 19, 2021 lead plaintiff deadline in the securities class action. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Restaurant Brands investors under the federal securities laws.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Consolidated Edison, Inc. (Con Edison) (NYSE:ED) plans to report its 2020 earnings on February 18, 2021 after the market closes.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of ACM Research, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACMR) between March 6, 2019 and October 7, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important February 19, 2021 lead plaintiff deadline in the securities class action. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for ACM investors under the federal securities laws.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Full dose anti-coagulation (blood thinner) treatments given to moderately ill patients hospitalized for COVID-19 reduced the requirement of vital organ support in a large clinical trial conducted worldwide. A trend in possible reduction of mortality was also observed and is being further studied. With large numbers of COVID-19 patients requiring hospitalization, these outcomes could also help reduce the overload on intensive care units around the world.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 per common share on its outstanding common stock. The common stock dividend is payable on Feb. 19, 2021 to common shareholders of record as of Feb. 5, 2021.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Income Corporation ("Sierra" or the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors declared a series of monthly distributions for January, February, and March 2021 of $0.010 per share on January 21, 2021. Stockholders of record as of each respective record date will be entitled to receive the distribution. Below are the details for each respective distribution:
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the board of directors of Climate Change Crisis Real Impact I Acquisition Corporation ("CRIS" or the "Company") (NYSE: CLII) in connection with the proposed merger of the Company with EVgo Services LLC ("EVgo"), a privately-held electric vehicle public fast charging network. Under the terms of the merger agreement, CRIS will acquire EVgo through a reverse merger that will result in EVgo becoming a public company trading under the ticker symbol "EVGO." The combined company will have an estimated initial post-transaction equity value of approximately $2.6 billion.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TZP Strategies Acquisition Corp. (the "Company"), a blank check company sponsored by TZP Group Holdings, L.P. ("TZP") and formed for the purpose of entering into a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses or entities, today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 28,750,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit, which includes the exercise in full by the underwriter of its overallotment option to purchase an additional 3,750,000 units. Total gross proceeds from the offering were $287.5 million before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses payable by the Company.
(The Center Square) – A New York state public employee has filed a lawsuit in federal court claiming a union continues to take dues from her paycheck even though she resigned her membership more than five months ago.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Golub Capital is pleased to announce a number of senior-level promotions in Direct Lending, Structured Products and the Investor Partners Group.
(The Center Square) – New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s call to legalize marijuana use in New York state could bring in $300 million in annual tax revenue, he said recently, but the figure has come into question from outside analysts.
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, today announced that the Vuzix M4000 Smart Glasses were recently used to perform a successful worksite inspection via a DJI Mavic 2 Pro drone used by Drones4Geology, a Barcelona based provider of geologic-related drone services. The combined technology was used to access hard to reach areas and bring a different perspective of the study area to the end customers including the inspection of cranes, elevated facilities and various machinery.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Decisive Point, a venture capital and advisory firm focused on investing in technology for government, public safety, and defense has announced the initial close of Decisive Point Ventures Fund I, LP. ("Fund I") with a final closing anticipated to occur later in the year for a total of $10 million.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Audubon Society ("Audubon") today announced the appointment of two key senior hires to join the organization's leadership team following broad national searches. Dr. Elizabeth Gray will join Audubon as President and Chief Conservation Officer, reporting to CEO David Yarnold. Dr. Gray will be the first woman to hold the title of President in the organization's 115-year history. Jamaal Nelson has been appointed Chief Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Officer, and will also report to David Yarnold. These appointments will become effective March 8 and March 1, respectively. Audubon has also announced the promotion of David Ringer to Chief Network and Communications Officer.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today CheckedUp is proud to announce that it is one of the first companies to have all of their product lines certified under the Point of Care Communication Council's (POC3) updated Verification and Validation guidelines for 2021.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AIkido Pharma Inc. (Nasdaq: AIKI) ("AIkido" or the "Company") today announced that on January 22, 2021, the Company received a letter from the Listing Qualifications Department of The NASDAQ Stock Market indicating that it has regained compliance with the $1.00 minimum bid price requirement for continued listing on The NASDAQ Capital Market under Listing Rule 5550(a)(2). The Company regained compliance with the NASDAQ's requirements when the closing bid price for the Company's common stock was at or above $1.00 for 10 consecutive business days and the matter is now closed.
SYRACUSE, N.Y., Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The TWI Institute (TWII) and the acclaimed Isao Kato, formerly Toyota's "Master Trainer", announce a strategic agreement which gives TWII exclusive global rights to teach and advise on Mr. Kato's Standardized Work methods and practices. Based on Kato's training materials, TWII will develop his course as a proprietary offering for the international market. The Standardized Work courses begin in June 2021.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BORN Group (www.borngroup.com), an award-winning global agency that combines creative design, content production, and eCommerce services, is excited to announce the integration of leading payment solution, Bolt to their Salesforce Commerce Cloud Accelerator, Arctic Fox.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Queen's Gambit Growth Capital (the "Company") today announced the closing of its initial public offering ("IPO") of 34,500,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit, including 4,500,000 units issued pursuant to the underwriters' full exercise of its option to purchase additional units. The Company's units began trading on the Nasdaq Capital Market ("NASDAQ") under the ticker symbol "GMBTU" on January 20, 2021.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Pinterest, Inc. (NYSE: PINS) between May 16, 2019 and November 1, 2019, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the January 22, 2021 lead plaintiff deadline in the securities class action. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Pinterest investors under the federal securities laws.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, announces it is investigating the following companies:
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- FoxWayne Enterprises Acquisition Corp. ("FoxWayne" or the "Company") announced today that has closed its initial public offering of 5,750,000 units at $10.00 per unit, which included the full exercise of the underwriters' over-allotment option. The units are listed on the Nasdaq Capital Market ("Nasdaq") under the ticker symbol "FOXWU". Each unit consists of one share of the Company's Class A common stock and one redeemable warrant. Each warrant entitles the holder thereof to purchase one share of Class A common stock at a price of $11.50 per share. Once the securities comprising the units begin separate trading, shares of the Class A common stock and warrants are expected to be listed on Nasdaq under the symbols "FOXW," and "FOXWW," respectively.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for F, XOM, GE, MS, and NIO.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMC, AZRX, CLSN, RIG, and BIOL.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 5W Public Relations, one of the largest independently-owned PR firms in the U.S., announces today the creation of a dedicated practice focused on Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) PR. The new specialty focus is an expansion of the existing Corporate and Technology Communications practice and will offer clients in the space a team of knowledgeable experts to assist with the launch and publicity of SPACs.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ACORD, the global standards-setting body for the insurance industry, today announced its 2021 Board of Directors. The ACORD Board will be chaired by Kirk A. Behrens (Chief Information Officer, Aon), with Robert Bernard Kelly (Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Steadfast Group Ltd.) serving as Vice-Chair. The Board consists of 21 members, including five new Directors.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dashlane today announced the appointment of JD Sherman as Chief Executive Officer. Sherman will join the company on February 1, 2021, bringing decades of experience from leadership roles at IBM, Akamai, and most recently HubSpot, where he served as President and Chief Operating Officer since 2012. Sherman will lead a 300+ global team across New York, Paris, and Lisbon, supporting Dashlane's continued commitment to building the best password management service for both businesses and consumers.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wollmuth Maher & Deutsch LLP is pleased to announce that John R. Hein and Joshua M. Slocum have been promoted to Partner, effective January 1, 2021. Mr. Hein and Mr. Slocum are based in the firm's New York City office and practice in the firm's litigation group.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Curiosity and allyship drive inclusion for people of color in the workplace, according to a new study from Catalyst. Conversely, the study, "Allyship and Curiosity Drive Inclusion for People of Color at Work," cautions senior leaders to avoid performative allyship, which often maintains the status quo by appearing to support change without making real, equitable change for employees.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Mike Varshavski, working in concert with the cosmeceutical company Bioderma, Martha Stewart, and Dr. Dhaval Bhanusali, has distributed over $600,000 of skincare products to healthcare professionals working the frontlines in the coronavirus pandemic at four New York City-area hospitals.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bernstein Liebhard, a nationally acclaimed investor rights law firm, reminds investors of the deadline to file a lead plaintiff motion in a securities class action lawsuit that has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased or acquired the securities of CleanSpark, Inc. ("CleanSpark" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CLSK) from December 31, 2020 through January 14, 2021 (the "Class Period"). The lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York alleges violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Playbill and Läderach - chocolatier suisse are proud to announce the perfect Valentine's weekend matinee for anyone who loves Broadway and Chocolate. Featuring Elias Läderach, World Chocolate Master, as well as Will Swenson and Audra McDonald - one of Broadway's famous couples, this Playbill Social Select virtual experience will take place at 3 pm EST on February 13. Viewers will be treated to an engaging tasting of Läderach's fresh handcrafted chocolate from Switzerland and a discussion of the greatest love stories in theatre. Three ticket options can be purchased at CLICK HERE and include: 1) VIP Package: "The Sweetest Kiss" - $125 per household includes entry to the event, a Läderach fresh chocolate tasting kit, plus "backstage" access after the main show 2) Regular Tasting: "A Peck on the Cheek" - $90 per household includes entry to the event and a Läderach fresh chocolate tasting kit 3) Viewing Only: "Love From a Far" - $20 per household includes entry to the event. To ensure timely delivery of the chocolate tasting kit, online orders for the VIP and Regular Tasting tickets close on February 4.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for INTC, MRNA, MSFT, PFE, and NVDA.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for DIS, AAPL, AMD, PCAR, and BNTX.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Coach launches Coach Conversations, a monthly YouTube series about culture, community and creativity with first episodes featuring global faces of Coach Jennifer Lopez and Michael B. Jordan.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Major corporations notably increased their sustainability disclosures in key areas last year, including climate-risk reporting, human rights, and water stress exposure, according to a new report by The Conference Board.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- America's foremost luxury jewelry brand, David Yurman, presents their Spring 2021 campaign, "My New York." Creative directed by Chief Creative Officer, Evan Yurman, shot by Manhattan-based photographer Lachlan Bailey and styled by Anastasia Barbieri, the campaign features David Yurman brand ambassadors and returning models Joan Smalls and Taylor Hill. The campaign celebrates "My New York" as the brand and founders' home, and as a constant source of inspiration and creativity for the Yurman family.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMTX, ALDX, SEEL, INMB, and OIIM.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Carol's Daughter, first brought you the revolutionary Water-To-Foam shampoo last year and is now putting a spin on wash day with three NEW additions to the Wash Day Delight line. To complement the original Water-To-Foam shampoo, Carol's Daughter released yet another first of its kind formula: the Wash Day Delight Jelly-To-Cream Conditioner. Like the shampoo, the conditioner is also blended with Aloe + Glycerin, for 5x more moisture and 10x easier detangling. Plus, now you can experience the Water-To-Foam Shampoo and Jelly-To-Cream Conditioner with the original Aloe or with Rose Water. These transformative formulas cut down time on wash day so it really is love at first wash!
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global lifestyle brand Away today announced its Chief Executive Officer Stuart Haselden will leave the company in February to pursue another opportunity. He will maintain his seat on the Board of Directors where he will continue to be involved in helping steer the business. The Board has appointed co-founder and President Jen Rubio to the role of interim CEO. The Board of Directors has engaged a search firm to identify the company's next CEO, and Rubio and Haselden will jointly lead that process.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Seiden Law Group LLP adds seasoned commercial litigator Jacob K. Jou from Milbank LLP to its New York office. Jou, a graduate of Harvard Law School and Yale University, joins the globally respected and fast-growing Seiden team as Counsel after 11 years at Milbank where he gained deep experience in complex commercial litigation, regulatory matters, and internal investigations.
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- United Legwear & Apparel Co. (ULAC) has acquired TicTacToe, a brand of infant, toddler, and children's legwear, accessories and apparel that has been a trusted staple in childrenswear for over 30 years.