Louisiana

BIOSPECIFICS INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. - BSTC

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 7:02pm

and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NasdaqGS: BSTC) to Endo International plc (NasdaqGS: ENDP).

Key Points: 
  • and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NasdaqGS: BSTC) to Endo International plc (NasdaqGS: ENDP).
  • Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of BioSpecifics will receive only $88.50 in cash for each share of BioSpecifics that they own.
  • Please note that the merger is structured as a tender offer, such that time may be of the essence.
  • To learn more about KSF, whose partners include the Former Louisiana Attorney General, visit www.ksfcounsel.com .

CONSOL COAL INVESTOR ALERT By the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of CONSOL Coal Resources LP - CCR

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 6:59pm

and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of CONSOL Coal Resources LP (NYSE: CCR) to CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CEIX).

Key Points: 
  • and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of CONSOL Coal Resources LP (NYSE: CCR) to CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CEIX).
  • Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of CONSOL Coal will receive only 0.73 shares of CONSOL Energy for each share of CONSOL Coal that they own.
  • KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and the process that led to it are adequate, or whether the consideration undervalues the Company.
  • To learn more about KSF, whose partners include the Former Louisiana Attorney General, visit www.ksfcounsel.com .

CONCHO RESOURCES INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Concho Resources - CXO

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 6:56pm

and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of Concho Resources (NYSE: CXO) to ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP).

Key Points: 
  • and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of Concho Resources (NYSE: CXO) to ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP).
  • Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of Concho will receive only 1.46 shares of ConocoPhillips for each share of Concho that they own.
  • KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and the process that led to it are adequate, or whether the consideration undervalues the Company.
  • To learn more about KSF, whose partners include the Former Louisiana Attorney General, visit www.ksfcounsel.com .

PARSELY ENERGY INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Parsley Energy, Inc. - PE

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 6:53pm

and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) to Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE: PXD).

Key Points: 
  • and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed sale of Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) to Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE: PXD).
  • Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of Parsley will receive only 0.1252 shares of Pioneer for each share of Parsley that they own.
  • KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and the process that led to it are adequate, or whether the consideration undervalues the Company.
  • To learn more about KSF, whose partners include the Former Louisiana Attorney General, visit www.ksfcounsel.com .

CLEVELAND BIOLABS INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Merger of Cleveland BioLabs, Inc. - CBLI

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 6:52pm

Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq.

Key Points: 
  • Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq.
  • and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (KSF) are investigating the proposed merger of Cleveland BioLabs, Inc. (NasdaqGS: CBLI) with Cytocom, Inc. pursuant to which Cleveland BioLabs shareholders will end up owning just 39% of the combined company.
  • KSF is seeking to determine whether the merger and the process that led to it are adequate, or whether the merger undervalues the Company.
  • To learn more about KSF, whose partners include the Former Louisiana Attorney General, visit www.ksfcounsel.com .

Whetstone Education Announces Lesson Plan Feedback Capability

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 2:20pm

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 26, 2020 Whetstone Education, a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) technology company and creator of the Whetstone classroom observation and instructional coaching platform, today announced the release of the Lesson Plan Feedback feature, a first-to-market capability that enables lesson planning collaboration between teachers and coaches, turning a historically one-way, passive instructional planning activity into a collaborative, iterative partnership.

Key Points: 
  • NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 26, 2020 Whetstone Education, a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) technology company and creator of the Whetstone classroom observation and instructional coaching platform, today announced the release of the Lesson Plan Feedback feature, a first-to-market capability that enables lesson planning collaboration between teachers and coaches, turning a historically one-way, passive instructional planning activity into a collaborative, iterative partnership.
  • During asynchronous instruction in the spring, we noticed our school leaders shifting the way they gave feedback -- rather than giving feedback after a lesson, they started giving feedback before the lesson," says Libby Fischer, Whetstone CEO.
  • Even pre-COVID, innovative instructional leaders were starting to include lesson plan feedback as a part of their instructional coaching arsenal.
  • "Lesson Plan Feedback, fully integrated into Whetstone, provides one location where observation, feedback, coaching, and lesson planning can happen in one place, and that is a big win for K-12."

Harrison Paint Company Builds on 70-Year Legacy with New Location, Invites Local Families to Join Community Celebration

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 3:16pm

Louisiana-based Harrison Paint Company recently opened its third paint store location in the region.

Key Points: 
  • Louisiana-based Harrison Paint Company recently opened its third paint store location in the region.
  • The locally owned and operated retailer will mark the West Monroe locations Grand Opening with a community celebration on Friday, October 30, 2020.
  • Mayor Staci Albritton Mitchell will be in attendance for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and community members are invited to join the festivities.
  • Harrison Paint Co., Inc. is a family-owned and operated company who, since 1950, has remained dedicated to providing hard work and high-quality supplies, while building strong community connections.

MultifamilyBiz + PowerHour Webcast Series Receives Gold W3 Award for Industry-Focused Podcast Content

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 1:00pm

Their podcast, MultifamilyBiz.com + PowerHour Webcast Series , has now won its first Gold w3 Award.

Key Points: 
  • Their podcast, MultifamilyBiz.com + PowerHour Webcast Series , has now won its first Gold w3 Award.
  • Kirby and Oriente, along with the rest of the winners of the 15th Annual w3 Awards, illuminate the brilliance of digital experiences, content, and creativity.
  • Initially a passion project for Kirby and Oriente, the MultifamilyBiz + PowerHour Webcast Series delivers original podcast content that discusses the significance of technology in modern multifamily housing operations and provides innovative growth strategies for gaining traction within that very market.
  • ABOUT MULTIFAMILYBIZ + POWERHOUR WEBCAST SERIES:Founded by multifamily housing industry thought leaders Kerry W. Kirby and Ernest F. Oriente, the MultifamilyBiz + PowerHour Webcast Series is a monthly installment of comprehensive, educational, and leading-edge programming.

Proposal to Expand Fast Response Cutter Program in American Samoa to Strengthen U.S. Strategic Presence in Indo-Pacific Region

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 12:00pm

This USCGC marked the 163rd vessel Bollinger has delivered to the U.S. Coast Guard in its 35-year period and the 40th FRC delivered under the current program.

Key Points: 
  • This USCGC marked the 163rd vessel Bollinger has delivered to the U.S. Coast Guard in its 35-year period and the 40th FRC delivered under the current program.
  • To that end, the USCG is strategically homeporting significantly enhanced Fast Response Cutters, built in a proven Louisiana-based shipyard, in the western Pacific.
  • Bordelon continued, Bollinger is honored to support and enhance the Coast Guards operational presence and mission in the Indo-Pacific region.
  • Bollinger is the largest vessel repair company in the Gulf of Mexico region.

APS Earns Four Company Culture Awards From Comparably

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 12:00pm

APS has earned four company culture awards: Best Work-Life Balance , Best Perks & Benefits , Best Compensation , and Happiest Employees .

Key Points: 
  • APS has earned four company culture awards: Best Work-Life Balance , Best Perks & Benefits , Best Compensation , and Happiest Employees .
  • APS was the only Louisiana-based organization to win any of the four company culture awards.
  • These Comparably Awards were derived from sentiment ratings provided by employees who anonymously rated their employers on Comparably during a 12-month period: September 27, 2019-September 27, 2020.
  • Comparably ( http://www.comparably.com ) is a leading workplace culture platform that brings workplace transparency to employers and employees alike.