Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Kirby McInerney LLP Continues Investigation of Shareholder Claims on Behalf of Fulgent Genetics, Inc. (FLGT) Investors

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 11:26pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The law firm of Kirby McInerney LLP is investigating potential claims against Fulgent Genetics, Inc. (Fulgent or the Company) (NASDAQ: FLGT ).

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The law firm of Kirby McInerney LLP is investigating potential claims against Fulgent Genetics, Inc. (Fulgent or the Company) (NASDAQ: FLGT ).
  • The investigation concerns whether Fulgent has violated the federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices.
  • Based on this news, the price of Fulgent shares declined from $63.74 per share to $59.86 on August 5, 2022.
  • Kirby McInerney LLP is a New York-based plaintiffs law firm concentrating in securities, antitrust, whistleblower, and consumer litigation.

Stockholder Update: Robbins LLP Informs Investors of Class Action Against Uber Technologies, Inc. (UBER)

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:44pm

The Class: Shareholder rights law firm Robbins LLP reminds investors that a shareholder filed a class action on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased or otherwise acquired Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) securities between May 31, 2019 and July 8, 2022, for violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

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  • The Class: Shareholder rights law firm Robbins LLP reminds investors that a shareholder filed a class action on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased or otherwise acquired Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) securities between May 31, 2019 and July 8, 2022, for violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
  • If you would like more information about Uber Technologies, Inc.'s misconduct, click here .
  • On this news, Company's stock price fell $1.15 per share or over 5%, to close at $21.19 per share on July 11, 2022.
  • A lead plaintiff is a representative party acting on behalf of other class members in directing the litigation.

BUTLER NATIONAL CASINO SUBSIDIARY SPORTS BETTING MANAGEMENT CONTRACT WITH KANSAS LOTTERY APPROVED

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:48pm

OLATHE, Kan., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Butler National Corporation (OTCQB: BUKS), through its wholly-owned subsidiary that manages Boot Hill Casino & Resort in Dodge City, Kansas, has received Sports Wagering Management Contract approval from the Kansas Lottery.

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  • OLATHE, Kan., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Butler National Corporation (OTCQB: BUKS), through its wholly-owned subsidiary that manages Boot Hill Casino & Resort in Dodge City, Kansas, has received Sports Wagering Management Contract approval from the Kansas Lottery.
  • The Sports Wagering Management Contract provides for the management of sports wagering, both in-house at the Boot Hill Casino, as well as through three Kansas Lottery approved Interactive Sports Wagering Platforms.
  • Following the enactment of the Kansas Expanded Lottery Act (KELA), Butler National competed for a contract to manage a Lottery Gaming Facility for the State of Kansas.
  • In 2008, Butler National Service Corporation (a Butler National Corporation subsidiary) proposed and was awarded a contract to manage the Boot Hill Casino & Resort in Dodge City.

Gran Tierra Energy Inc. Announces New Credit Facility

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:00pm

(Gran Tierra or the Company) (NYSE American:GTE) (TSX:GTE) (LSE:GTE) today announced that it has, through its wholly owned subsidiaries Gran Tierra Energy Colombia, LLC and Gran Tierra Colombia Inc., entered into a credit facility of up to US$150 million.

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  • (Gran Tierra or the Company) (NYSE American:GTE) (TSX:GTE) (LSE:GTE) today announced that it has, through its wholly owned subsidiaries Gran Tierra Energy Colombia, LLC and Gran Tierra Colombia Inc., entered into a credit facility of up to US$150 million.
  • The facility replaces Gran Tierra's previous credit facility that had a borrowing base of US$150 million.
  • Ryan Ellson, Chief Financial Officer of Gran Tierra, commented today:
    "We are very pleased to have successfully closed a new credit facility with Trafigura.
  • ABOUTGRAN TIERRA ENERGY INC.
    Gran Tierra Energy Inc. together with its subsidiaries is an independent international energy company currently focused on oil and natural gas exploration and production in Colombia and Ecuador.

DIRTT Welcomes Brad Little as Chief Financial Officer

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:05pm

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DIRTT (or the Company) (Nasdaq: DRTT, TSX: DRT), a global leader in industrialized construction, is pleased to welcome Brad Little as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective August 23, 2022.

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  • CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DIRTT (or the Company) (Nasdaq: DRTT, TSX: DRT), a global leader in industrialized construction, is pleased to welcome Brad Little as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective August 23, 2022.
  • In addition to leadership roles in publicly-traded companies, Brad has built deep knowledge of integrated manufacturing for construction through nearly 7 years with Cornerstone.
  • With previous CFO experience, Brad is adept at ensuring financial strategy aligns with the broader goals of the business.
  • Were thrilled to welcome Brad to the DIRTT team, said Benjamin Urban, Chief Executive Officer.

HBT Financial, Inc. Announces Chief Financial Officer Transition Plan

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:05pm

BLOOMINGTON, Ill., Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HBT Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: HBT) (the Company), the holding company for Heartland Bank and Trust Company (Heartland Bank), today announced that Matthew J. Doherty, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will step down from the Chief Financial Officer position on December31, 2022, but will remain with Heartland Bank serving as Treasurer as a step in Mr. Dohertys eventual retirement from the Company.

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  • BLOOMINGTON, Ill., Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HBT Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: HBT) (the Company), the holding company for Heartland Bank and Trust Company (Heartland Bank), today announced that Matthew J. Doherty, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will step down from the Chief Financial Officer position on December31, 2022, but will remain with Heartland Bank serving as Treasurer as a step in Mr. Dohertys eventual retirement from the Company.
  • Peter Chapman, previously the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (Great Western), will join the Company on October1, 2022, after relocating to the Bloomington, Illinois area, and assume the role of Chief Financial Officer on January1, 2023.
  • We have known Pete Chapman for several years, and we are very pleased that he will be succeeding Matt as our Chief Financial Officer.
  • As of June30, 2022, HBT had total assets of $4.2billion, total loans of $2.5billion, and total deposits of $3.7billion.

Bright Lights Acquisition Corp. and MANSCAPED™ Mutually Agree to Terminate Business Combination Agreement Due to Unfavorable Market Conditions

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:35pm

Bright Lights Acquisition Corp. (Bright Lights or BLTS) (Nasdaq: BLTS), a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), and MANSCAPED (MANSCAPED or the Company), a leading global consumer lifestyle brand specializing in mens grooming and self-care, today announced that they are mutually terminating their previously announced Business Combination Agreement, effective immediately.

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  • Bright Lights Acquisition Corp. (Bright Lights or BLTS) (Nasdaq: BLTS), a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), and MANSCAPED (MANSCAPED or the Company), a leading global consumer lifestyle brand specializing in mens grooming and self-care, today announced that they are mutually terminating their previously announced Business Combination Agreement, effective immediately.
  • We are confident in our long-term growth strategy and are excited about the future for MANSCAPED.
  • Mike and the Bright Lights team have been great partners throughout this process, and we wish them well moving forward.
  • Bright Lights is a blank check company that was formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization, or similar business combination with one or more businesses.

Permianville Royalty Trust Announces Monthly Cash Distribution

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:15pm

Permianville Royalty Trust is a Delaware statutory trust formed to own a net profits interest representing the right to receive 80% of the net profits from the sale of oil and natural gas production from certain, predominantly non-operated, oil and gas properties in the states of Texas, Louisiana and New Mexico.

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  • Permianville Royalty Trust is a Delaware statutory trust formed to own a net profits interest representing the right to receive 80% of the net profits from the sale of oil and natural gas production from certain, predominantly non-operated, oil and gas properties in the states of Texas, Louisiana and New Mexico.
  • These forward-looking statements include the amount and date of any anticipated distribution to unitholders and expectations regarding the cash reserve for future development expenses.
  • The anticipated distribution is based, in large part, on the amount of cash received or expected to be received by the Trust from the Sponsor with respect to the relevant period.
  • Low oil and natural gas prices will reduce profits to which the Trust is entitled, which will reduce the amount of cash available for distribution to unitholders and in certain periods could result in no distributions to unitholders.

Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Announces New Stock Repurchase Program

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:15pm

Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq: BWB), the parent company of Bridgewater Bank, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a new stock repurchase program authorizing the repurchase of up to $25 million of its common stock (2022 Stock Repurchase Program).

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  • Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq: BWB), the parent company of Bridgewater Bank, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a new stock repurchase program authorizing the repurchase of up to $25 million of its common stock (2022 Stock Repurchase Program).
  • The 2022 Stock Repurchase Program replaces and supersedes the existing $40 million stock repurchase program originally announced in January 2019, under which approximately $1.6 million of Bridgewaters common stock remained authorized for repurchase as of August 17, 2022 (2019 Stock Repurchase Program).
  • Bridgewater repurchased approximately $1.6 million of common stock from the 2019 Stock Repurchase Program during the third quarter of 2022.
  • The 2022 Stock Repurchase Program does not obligate Bridgewater to repurchase shares of its common stock and there is no assurance that it will do so.

Alpine Immune Sciences Announces Inducement Grant to Andrew S. Sandler, M.D. Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:05pm

as Chief Medical Officer, it has granted Dr. Sandler an option to purchase 160,000 shares of common stock.

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  • as Chief Medical Officer, it has granted Dr. Sandler an option to purchase 160,000 shares of common stock.
  • The stock options were granted outside Alpines 2018 Equity Incentive Plan as an inducement material to Dr. Sandler entering into employment with Alpine in accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4).
  • Alpine Immune Sciences, Inc. is committed to leading a new wave of immune therapeutics.
  • Alpine has entered into strategic collaborations with leading global biopharmaceutical companies and has a diverse pipeline of clinical and preclinical candidates in development.