Organizations

ALIGN DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 in Align Technology, Inc. to Contact the Firm

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 7:59pm

If you invested in Align stock or options between April 24, 2019 and July 24, 2019 and would like to discuss your legal rights, click here: www.faruqilaw.com/ALGN .

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  • If you invested in Align stock or options between April 24, 2019 and July 24, 2019 and would like to discuss your legal rights, click here: www.faruqilaw.com/ALGN .
  • The case, City of Roseville Employees' Retirement System v. Align Technology, Inc. No.
  • Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP also encourages anyone with information regarding Aligns conduct to contact the firm, including whistleblowers, former employees, shareholders and others.
  • The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP ( www.faruqilaw.com ).

Press release - COVID-19: EU institutions take action to procure life-saving medical equipment

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 8:00pm

EU institutions take action to buy life-saving medical equipment, including masks for hospital staff InkheartX/Adobe Stock

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  • EU institutions take action to buy life-saving medical equipment, including masks for hospital staff InkheartX/Adobe Stock
    Parliament is working with member states to ensure that the EU can buy ventilators, masks and other medical equipment to be put at the disposal of hospitals across the EU.
  • This equipment is needed to treat infected patients, protect health care workers and help slow down the spread of the virus.
  • Parliament is working with member states to swiftly approve 40 out of 50 million EUR for intensive care medical equipment such as ventilators and personal protective equipment, such as reusable masks.
  • RescEU is part of the EU Civil Protection Mechanism , which strengthens cooperation between EU countries in the field of civil protection.

Media must be included in COVID-19 emergency plan: Unifor

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 6:50pm

TORONTO, March 23, 2020 /CNW/ - Unifor is calling on the federal government to ensure that Canadian media organizations survive the COVID-19 pandemic and continue to provide vital information to the public.

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  • TORONTO, March 23, 2020 /CNW/ - Unifor is calling on the federal government to ensure that Canadian media organizations survive the COVID-19 pandemic and continue to provide vital information to the public.
  • "Almost every Canadian newspaper and television news outlet was teetering on the brink before the pandemic hit," said Unifor National President Jerry Dias.
  • "Our media companies are experiencing unprecedented dips in advertising revenues, resulting in catastrophic losses."
  • Dias commended media workers for their continued work to deliver crucial facts to Canadians during this time of crisis.

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation Gives More Than $3 Million For COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 3:06pm

WELLESLEY, Mass., March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation today announced it will give more than $3 million for COVID-19 relief efforts by supporting community and nonprofit organizations in Conn., Maine, Mass.

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  • WELLESLEY, Mass., March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation today announced it will give more than $3 million for COVID-19 relief efforts by supporting community and nonprofit organizations in Conn., Maine, Mass.
  • The Foundation will continue to work closely with nonprofit organizations, community leaders and government stakeholders to support their efforts in addressing the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Created in 1980, The Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation supports Harvard Pilgrim's mission to improve the quality and value of health care for the people and communities we serve.
  • In 2019, the Harvard Pilgrim Foundation awarded nearly $2.9 million in grants to 990 nonprofit organizations in the region.

Young Living Announces $100,000-plus Donation to Meals on Wheels

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 3:00pm

LEHI, Utah, March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Young Living, the global leader in essential oils, today announced a new donation to Meals on Wheels, a nonprofit organization that delivers healthy food to the homes of senior citizens.

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  • LEHI, Utah, March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Young Living, the global leader in essential oils, today announced a new donation to Meals on Wheels, a nonprofit organization that delivers healthy food to the homes of senior citizens.
  • Young Living will be donating 1% of all North American sales from the Thieves product line through the month of March 2020, beginning with an initial immediate donation of $100,000.
  • The donation will be given directly to the Meals on Wheels COVID-19 Response Fund, which benefits the Meals on Wheels program in both the U.S. and Canada.
  • "We're honored to contribute to Meals on Wheels as they care for the senior members of our community.

CRONOS DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 In Cronos Group Inc. To Contact The Firm

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 4:18pm

If you invested in Cronos stock or options between May 9, 2019 and March 2, 2020 and would like to discuss your legal rights, click here: www.faruqilaw.com/CRON .

Key Points: 
  • If you invested in Cronos stock or options between May 9, 2019 and March 2, 2020 and would like to discuss your legal rights, click here: www.faruqilaw.com/CRON .
  • The case, Witte v. Cronos Group Inc. et al, No.
  • Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP also encourages anyone with information regarding Cronoss conduct to contact the firm, including whistleblowers, former employees, shareholders and others.
  • The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP ( www.faruqilaw.com ).

Rastaclat Kicks off #PositivityChallenge to Benefit Meals on Wheels

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 3:06pm

In light of the current state of uncertainty, Rastaclat announced the kick off of the #PositivityChallenge to benefit Meals on Wheels today.

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  • In light of the current state of uncertainty, Rastaclat announced the kick off of the #PositivityChallenge to benefit Meals on Wheels today.
  • Meals on Wheels America is a leadership organization supporting more than 5,000 community-based programs across the country that are dedicated to addressing senior isolation and hunger.
  • From March 20th through April 20th, Rastaclat will pledge a $1 donation to the Meals on Wheels organization for every purchase on Rastaclat.com .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200323005428/en/
    Rastaclat kicks off #PositivityChallenge to benefit Meals on Wheels.

CompTIA Eliminates Fees for Online Learning on the Fundamentals of Information Technology

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 1:51pm

CompTIA ITF+ is the only pre-career certification that helps students, career changers and others determine if they have a competency for information technology and whether a career in tech is right for them.

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  • CompTIA ITF+ is the only pre-career certification that helps students, career changers and others determine if they have a competency for information technology and whether a career in tech is right for them.
  • CompTIA CertMaster Learn is a comprehensive eLearning tool that can be customized and personalized to meet your preferred method of learning.
  • To access the free CompTIA CertMaster Learn for IT Fundamentals (ITF+) course visit https://certs.comptia.org/means_more/ .
  • CompTIA also offers a full suite of official learning resources, including self-paced and live online training with an instructor.

Ottawa has stalled too long on EI reform, new action needed

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 12:42pm

"We are facing a crisis of catastrophic proportions that requires fast action from government.

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  • "We are facing a crisis of catastrophic proportions that requires fast action from government.
  • Despite promising first steps, federal progress on worker supports has stalled and I'm afraid our opportunity for quick action may have passed," said Jerry Dias, Unifor National President.
  • "Canada's workers were feeling the squeeze before they were forced out of a job by this pandemic.
  • Unifor is Canada's largest union in the private sector, representing 315,000 workers in every major area of the economy.

Medexus Provides a Business Update and Outlines Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 12:30pm

The World Health Organization has declared COVID-19 a pandemic and, as the crisis deepens in North America, Medexus is actively assessing and responding where possible to its potential impact on the Companys business.

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  • The World Health Organization has declared COVID-19 a pandemic and, as the crisis deepens in North America, Medexus is actively assessing and responding where possible to its potential impact on the Companys business.
  • The welfare and safety of Medexus personnel and the individuals with which the business interacts is a key priority for the Company.
  • Medexus has taken prudent steps in accordance with its business continuity procedures to help reduce the spread of the virus and to support and protect the health of its employees, partners and customers.
  • Ken dEntremont further commented: We continue to conduct business as usual to the extent possible despite the global situation.