RADNOR, Pa., Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP alerts investors that a securities fraud class action lawsuit has been filed against Chembio Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEMI) ("Chembio") on behalf of those who purchased or otherwise acquired Chembio common stock between March 12, 2020 and June 16, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period").
WEST CHESTER — West Chester law firm Lamb McErlane recently scored a significant victory for health care providers in a $40 million birth injury case.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital BlueCross today announced its proposed rates for individual health insurance coverage will decrease by double digits in 2021, marking the third straight year its rates would decrease or remain stable.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Livent Corporation (NYSE: LTHM) today announced that Paul Graves, president and chief executive officer, will speak at the Canaccord Genuity 40(th) Annual Growth Conference, as part of its "Future of Transport" feature being conducted virtually on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 9:15 a.m. EDT. Live access will be available on the Livent Investor Relations website.
DENVER, Pa., Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- No matter how impressive a collector's gun display may be, there's always room for one more high-quality firearm if it's on par with those being offered at Morphy's August 11-13 Field & Range Firearms Auction. More than 2,100 arms will be presented, including 275 antique rifles, 704 modern rifles, 41 antique shotguns, 231 modern shotguns, 252 antique handguns, 510 modern handguns, and 25 sought-after NFA items (BATF approval required prior to transfer), plus three cannons, scopes, accessories and ammunition. In addition to in-person bidding at the gallery, Morphy's welcomes absentee, phone and Internet live bidding through Morphy Live.
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of HealthSignals, LLC is delighted to announce the appointment of its newest Board Member, Sheriff Popoola, who officially joined the board on May 20, 2020.
POTTSVILLE, Pa., Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Props Network, the US based online sports and gambling media company has officially partnered with Augusta, GA based PGA Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) podcasters, "The Tour Junkies." The partnership will enhance The Props Networks US Sports and Gambling content to service the underserved niche' of Golf sports betting media content. The partnership will help The Tour Junkies expand their content focus beyond Daily Fantasy Sports and attract real money sports bettors, premium sponsorships, and access to the increasingly lucrative online sports betting affiliate revenue across the US online sports betting landscape.
The Lincoln University Board of Trustees voted unanimously Thursday to continue negotiations on renewing the contract of university President Dr. Brenda Allen, state Sen. Andy Dinniman said.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, cred.ai, a Philadelphia-based fintech company, introduced a new kind of consumer spending product that leverages proprietary technology to give users first-of-their-kind controls, convenience, and automatic credit score optimization. While customers never pay fees or interest thanks to the cred.ai Guaranty, they also receive a premium brand experience delivered through a solid metal Visa card, and mobile app anchored by the content of cred.ai's progressive media division crednews. cred.ai has operated in stealth for the past 3 years, and closed a successful Series A led by prominent investors including David Adelman, CEO of Campus Apartments; former CEO of AOL and president of Google America and current founder of DTX, Tim Armstrong; and executive chairman of Fanatics and partner with the 76ers, Michael Rubin, as well as a group of individual celebrity investors.
WASHINGTON (TNS) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell won’t be forcing senators to stick around the Capitol until there’s a deal on a coronavirus relief package.
BENSALEM, Pa., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Law Offices of Howard G. Smith reminds investors of the upcoming August 18, 2020 deadline to file a lead plaintiff motion in the class action filed on behalf of investors who purchased Casper Sleep Inc. ("Casper" or the "Company") (NYSE: CSPR) securities pursuant and/or traceable to the Company's initial public offering conducted on or around February 7, 2020 (the "IPO").
BENSALEM, Pa., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Law Offices of Howard G. Smith reminds investors of the upcoming August 10, 2020 deadline to file a lead plaintiff motion in the class action filed on behalf of investors who purchased Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. ("Kandi" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: KNDI) securities between June 10, 2015 and March 13, 2017, inclusive (the "Class Period").
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal (NYSE: KMT) announced today that they will attend the Jefferies Virtual Industrials Conference.
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DATAMARK, the public safety GIS team of Michael Baker International, announces that the Maine Public Utilities Commission, Emergency Services Communication Bureau has selected the firm for Next-Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) geographic information system (GIS) data enhancement. This work will be critical as the state moves toward a statewide, comprehensive GIS address point layer and road centerline layer that meet and exceed the National Standard for Spatial Data Accuracy (NSDI). The project includes a review of existing road centerline data and existing structure location data to spatially adjust the geometries to meet national standards and to provide a mechanism for the remediation of missing/incomplete/incorrect address location data and/or attributes. The project commenced in June 2020 and is expected to last through February 2022.
WYNNEWOOD, Pa., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lankenau Heart Institute, part of Main Line Health, has named Basel Ramlawi, MD, the System Chief of Cardiac Surgery for Main Line Health and co-director of the Lankenau Heart Institute. Dr. Ramlawi brings nearly 20 years of complex and minimally invasive cardiovascular surgical experience to his new role.
BLUE BELL, Pa., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced the development of a new secure payment platform based on Unisys Digistics(TM) air cargo software. The new platform enables cargo providers to move cargo faster and reduce payment costs while providing more convenient payment options, including direct ACH debits, prefunded accounts or credit card payments.
DEVON, Pa., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mullen Coughlin LLC proudly announces three lateral partner hires, further geographic growth, and the expansion of its home office.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MediFind, an advanced platform that uses proprietary artificial intelligence algorithms to connect patients to care, today announced the launch of its updated Doctor Finder tool after a successful round of beta testing. Doctor Finder empowers users to search for doctors who are experts in a patient's specific medical condition and refine these results by location and specialty. The data and technology that power the MediFind search engine are unique: it's the first platform in the world that integrates objective health information from dozens of medical datasets and provides easy-to-understand results -- all at no charge.
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Partner4Work (P4W) and partner organizations including global law firm Jones Day, joined IBM to make Pittsburgh the first city in the U.S. to launch IBM's "Service Corps Reignite," a career readiness platform to support businesses, job seekers, and non-profit organizations emerging from the economic disruption of COVID-19.
BERWYN, Pa., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share for the third quarter ending September 30, 2020.
SÃO PAULO, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BRASKEM S.A. (B3: BRKM3, BRKM5 and BRKM6; NYSE: BAK; LATIBEX: XBRK) announces today its results for 2Q20.
BERYWN, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI) ("Triumph" or the "Company") today announced that it priced $700.0 million aggregate principal amount of its 8.875% senior secured first lien notes due 2024 (the "Notes," and such offering, the "Notes Offering"). The Notes are guaranteed (the "Guarantees") by the same subsidiaries (the "Guarantors") that guaranty certain of Triumph's other indebtedness, including its (i) 5.250% Senior Notes due 2022, (ii) 6.250% Senior Secured Notes due 2024 (the "2024 Notes") and (iii) 7.750% Senior Notes due 2025. The Notes and the Guarantees are secured, subject to permitted liens, by first-priority liens on substantially all of the Company's and the Guarantors' assets, including certain of the Company's real property. The collateral also secures the 2024 Notes on a second lien basis. The offering of the Notes is expected to close on August 17, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Teamsters Local 502/Commonwealth Association of School Administrators (CASA) members joined with political, community and labor leaders today to call on Comcast to provide reliable, high-speed internet access to thousands of students at the School District of Philadelphia who cannot participate in distance learning.
TREVOSE, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Advertising Specialty Institute(®) (ASI) today announced the honorees of the 2020 Counselor® Awards, including Geiger President/CEO Jo-an Lantz as Person of the Year and Michael Freter, managing director of Europe's PSI promo trade organization, as International Person of the Year.
Cumberland County is reminding residents that additional funding for Pennsylvania’s Homeless Assistance Program is available, as concerns about mass evictions due to the economic fallout from COVID-19 continue to rise.
The suit was filed by Rose McAvoy, who led a Title IX protest at the college in February when hundreds of students occupied the Holland Union Building.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Berger Montague is investigating potential securities fraud claims on behalf of investors who purchased the common stock of Velocity Financial, Inc. ("Velocity" or the "Company") (NYSE: VEL) issued in connection with Velocity's January 2020 IPO (the "Offering Materials").
BETHLEHEM, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DLP Real Estate Capital announces its newest hire, Robert Greenberg, as Chief Acceleration Officer/Chief Marketing Officer. Greenberg will join the company's senior executive leadership team to lead Acceleration (sales and marketing) efforts across the entire DLP family of companies.
HARRISBURG >> Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding and Cappy, the Capitol Police public service dog, on August 5 joined supporters in a plea for legislative action urgently needed to protect Pennsylvania’s dogs, their owners and their communities.
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation ("the Company", also known as Quaker Houghton) (NYSE: KWR) today announced second quarter results and provided an update regarding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Company. Second quarter of 2020 net sales were $286.0 million, an increase of 39% compared to the second quarter of 2019. The increase was driven by additional net sales due to the Company's August 1, 2019 combination with Houghton International, Inc. ("Houghton"), which we refer to as "the Combination", as well as its October 1, 2019 acquisition of the operating divisions of Norman Hay plc ("Norman Hay"). Current quarter net sales declined approximately 27% compared to the prior year second quarter pro forma net sales of $390 million, which are adjusted to include the results of Houghton as well as certain other pro forma adjustments including the elimination of results associated with divested product lines. This quarter-over-quarter decline from pro forma net sales was primarily attributed to lower volumes reflecting the impact from COVID-19 on global industrial production and the negative impact from foreign currency translation which was partially offset by additional net sales from Norman Hay.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- New COVID-19 projections released today by PolicyLab at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) show clear evidence that mitigation efforts recommended by the White House Coronavirus Task Force are working to reduce risk of continued widespread transmission in states that have adopted them. Conversely, the model's four-week forecasts have worsened for states that have not enacted masking mandates or adopted strong social distancing practices, such as Oklahoma, Missouri, Tennessee and Georgia.
BERWYN, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- RM LAW, P.C. announces an investigation on behalf of Eastman Kodak Company ("Kodak" or the "Company") (NYSE: KODK) investors concerning the Company and its officers' possible violations of federal securities laws.
The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry will hold a virtual town hall from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday to discuss unemployment compensation.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cornerstone Discovery welcomes the ample experience of Joseph M. Sierra as one of the nation's leading experts in Cell Site Analysis. Sierra will draw on his expertise to provide digital forensic services and expert witness testimony on cases that involve digital information, specifically cell site analysis, mobile phone forensics, and general digital forensic knowledge.
GETTYSBURG, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- OPEN MINDS announced NextGen Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXGN) has become an OPEN MINDS Platinum Partner. NextGen Healthcare, a leading provider of ambulatory-focused technology solutions, continues to empower the trend of behavioral health facilities adding physical medicine capabilities to diversify revenue streams and organizational sustainability through integrated care. One of the ways NextGen Healthcare and OPEN MINDS are driving this change is through the Integrated Care Online Community, a thought leadership resource that offers unique perspectives to executives and clinicians in organizations serving clients and consumers with complex conditions and support needs.
GETTYSBURG, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The OPEN MINDS Integrated Care Online community, powered by NextGen Healthcare, is offering a free webinar, "Mental Health. Whole Health. Pop Health: The Evolution of Behavioral Care Management and Strategies for Success," on August 13, 2020 at 1:00 pm EST.
ATLANTA and PITTSBURGH, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the University of Pittsburgh and Parallel, a company that is pioneering human well-being through its proprietary cannabinoid brands, science and technology-led innovation, announced a relationship to establish a clinical research program to study medical marijuana. As part of a 10-year agreement, Parallel, through Goodblend, its new global retail brand, will provide University of Pittsburgh an initial $3 million in unrestricted grants to be used for the exploration of the efficacy and safety of medical cannabis with an initial focus on treating sickle cell disease symptoms. Parallel will also dispense cutting-edge cannabis formulations to research study participants. Subsequent research will address other chronic conditions, most notably generalized anxiety disorders and chronic intractable pain.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC has officially launched its new website in order to better serve its clients and keep up with current design standards. As the premier personal injury law firm in Philadelphia, PA, Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC required a cutting-edge website to showcase the firm's strengths and tremendous results.
PAOLI — State Rep. Melissa Shusterman, D-157th, of Schuylkill Township, will soon introduce both a resolution and a bill aiming to discourage or prevent lawmakers from collecting their annual cost-of-living adjustment for the next three years.
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services celebrating 80 Years of Making a Difference, announced today that Brian Kozy, P.E., has joined the firm as National Practice Lead - Bridge. In this role, Mr. Kozy will facilitate the ongoing growth of the Practice while closely collaborating with colleagues across the country. He will also ensure the superior quality, efficiency and technical excellence of the firm's bridge projects and assist in managing national staffing and resources. Michael Baker also announced that Frank Russo, P.E., has been named the National Technical Director for the firm's Bridge Practice. In this new role, Mr. Russo will report to Mr. Kozy and serve as a technical resource to bridge engineers across the company. Mr. Kozy will be based out of the firm's Baltimore office, while Mr. Russo remains with the Philadelphia office.
WAYNE, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Evolve IP, the world's leading provider of Work Anywhere(TM) solutions; today announced that it has integrated the omnichannel Evolve Contact Suite with Microsoft Teams and the company's virtual Workspaces solution. The powerful combination allows agents to be fully immersed in all parts of the business while supporting clients and prospects anywhere on the devices of their choice. Leveraging a powerful, Web-based identity and access management portal, agents and managers can take advantage of the productivity benefits of Microsoft Teams, access all of the business's applications, including legacy on-premises applications, while delivering a world-class customer experience with Evolve IP's analyst-acclaimed omnichannel contact center software.
BETHLEHEM, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) and Kerma Medical Products, Inc. (Kerma) today announced a collaboration to improve the development and delivery of healthcare products and services, with an emphasis on veteran, minority and other underserved communities. The companies will work together on a range of areas including product development, co-marketing opportunities, strategic sourcing, sustainable manufacturing, and diversity programs.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- GSK today launched a national campaign to help increase low rates of vaccination among older adults. The campaign, Brought to You By Vaccines, will educate adults ages 50 and older about the value of vaccines and the urgent need to talk to their healthcare provider or pharmacist about the recommended vaccines they need or may have recently missed.
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and MOREHealth, a global healthcare company, announced their new agreement that enables patients access to CHOP's exceptional physicians through MOREHealth's Physician Collaboration Platform(TM).
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Retail marketers are renewing their focus on digital commerce advertising and deepening their partnerships with Sidecar as COVID-19 rewrites the retail landscape.
POTTSVILLE, Pa., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating its 35th year in business as licensed casino junket reps, Cotler VIP Tours, Inc.--known publicly as VIP Gambling Tours--announced its expansion into interactive gaming with the launch of its US sportsbook affiliate brand ThePropsNetwork.com. The brand debuted in January with licensing in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and has since expanded into West Virginia, Indiana and Iowa. The sports and gambling focused media brand has survived the casino shut downs with original produced shows, podcasts, and a landmark venture into live professional sports productions.