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Discrimination Suit Brought By "John Doe" HIV-Positive Plaintiffs May Proceed, A San Francisco Federal Court Ruled Friday, says Consumer Watchdog

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 11:38pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Late Friday a federal court in San Francisco allowed a case against subsidiaries of CVS Health Corporation brought by HIV-positive "John Doe" plaintiffs to proceed, denying CVS's motion to dismiss the case.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Late Friday a federal court in San Francisco allowed a case against subsidiaries of CVS Health Corporation brought by HIV-positive "John Doe" plaintiffs to proceed, denying CVS's motion to dismiss the case.
  • However, as the plaintiffs pointed out, CVS receives hundreds of millions of dollars each year from the federal government under the federal Medicare, Medicaid and other health programs.
  • Read more about the U.S. Supreme Court case here: https://consumerwatchdog.org/courtroom/groups-commend-cvss-withdrawal-us...
    Following the dismissal of the U.S. Supreme Court appeal, the case returned to the federal district court for additional proceedings.
  • : 3:18-cv-01031 and is pending in federal district court in San Francisco before United States District Judge Edward M. Chen.

YourWay Cannabis Brands Provides Corporate Update

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 10:00pm

VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - YourWay Cannabis Brands Inc. (CSE: YOUR) (OTC: YOURF) (FSE: HOB) ("YourWay" orthe"Company") held it annual general and special meeting (the "Meeting") of shareholders of the Company (the "Shareholders") today.

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  • VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - YourWay Cannabis Brands Inc. (CSE: YOUR) (OTC: YOURF) (FSE: HOB) ("YourWay" orthe"Company") held it annual general and special meeting (the "Meeting") of shareholders of the Company (the "Shareholders") today.
  • YourWay is a publicly traded, multi-state and consumer-centric House of Brands committed to redefining the way consumers and cannabis brands interact, with sales and operations in Arizona and California.
  • Through building their own brands, partnering with others, and supporting retail partners control brand strategy, they are dedicated to expanding their reach; remolding the cannabis industry and ultimately, redefining the way consumers and cannabis brands interact.
  • The YourWay portfolio is an all-encompassing house of brands designed to create a sense of belonging for every cannabis consumer regardless of their relationship with the plant.

Penn Highlands Healthcare Helps You Learn Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Monkeypox

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 7:05pm

With the federal government declaring the growing monkeypox outbreak a national health emergency, Deepak Garg, MD, a physician with Penn Highlands Infectious Disease, participated in a recent interview about the virus.

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  • With the federal government declaring the growing monkeypox outbreak a national health emergency, Deepak Garg, MD, a physician with Penn Highlands Infectious Disease, participated in a recent interview about the virus.
  • Dr. Garg: Monkeypox is caused by the monkeypox virus, which is in the same family of viruses that causes smallpox.
  • The rash may look like pimples or blisters and may be itchy or painful before scabs form and they heal.
  • Deepak Garg, MD, specializes in Infectious Disease and Wound Care at Penn Highlands Healthcare.

New Software Provides S.A.F.E. Protection From Fraudulent Higher Ed Applicants

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 4:15pm

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Maurice Simpkins, president of A.M. Simpkins and Associates, is proud to announce their new software solution for higher education institutions who are experiencing an uptick in new fraudulent student accounts and activity since the pandemic. Student Application Fraud Examination (S.A.F.E.) is the much-anticipated product of this innovative inventor who has a seasoned portfolio in the Higher Ed industry. This application promises to "safeguard your institutional assets with fraud identification and prevention and stop scammers before they access your institutional assets." Across the country, phishers are leaving their indelible stain.

Key Points: 
  • Higher Ed institutions save millions by fraudulent student application detection and prevention solution, S.A.F.E, created by AMSimpkins & Associates.
  • is the much-anticipated product of this innovative inventor who has a seasoned portfolio in the Higher Ed industry.
  • platform provides around the clock monitoring and support, is built to higher ed's business operations and specifications, and protects, prevents, and reports on fraudulent applications.
  • provides layers of protection through fortifying higher ed's data defense with multi-level fraudulent and suspicious detection," said President Maurice Simpkins.

New RICO Suit Filed by Wexler Boley & Elgersma LLP Accuses Centene Corporation, One of the Largest Health Insurers in the U.S., of Defrauding Millions of Consumers

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 3:10pm

CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Centene Corporation—currently the largest provider of health-insurance plans sold on the online exchanges established by the Affordable Care Act (ACA)—and its affiliates have been allegedly selling fraudulent health-insurance policies to millions of predominantly low-income consumers under the "Ambetter" brand name, according to a RICO lawsuit filed on Friday in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Havrilla, et al. v. Centene Corp., et al., Case No. 1:22-cv-04126.

Key Points: 
  • Centene and its affiliate companies market their signature Ambetter policies across 26 states.
  • "The worst part of this alleged Ambetter scheme is that it intentionally targets and manipulates the most vulnerable people amongst us," said Justin Boley, Partner at Wexler Boley & Elgersma LLP.
  • Wexler Boley & Elgersma is a high-stakes litigation law firm with a commitment to excellence and the achievement of meaningful relief for those we serve.
  • Justin N. Boley, Wexler Boley & Elgersma LLP, 1 312-346-2222, jnb@wbe-llp.com

From Emergency Missions to Connecting with Loved Ones: 'FirstNet and Family' Simplifies Connectivity for America's First Responders

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 2:30pm

DALLAS, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --

Key Points: 
  • Today, more than 21,800 agencies and organizations accounting for 3.7 million connections3 use FirstNet, Built with AT&T to stay mission-ready.
  • How is FirstNet better than commercial networks for first responders?FirstNet is the only network built with and for America's first responders.
  • With FirstNet, the public safety community never has to waste critical time dialing codes or asking for permissions.
  • Our mission is to be the best connectivity provider in America, whether you're at home, work or on the move.

HIMALAYA PROVIDES SHAREHOLDER UPDATE ON GROWTH PORTFOLIO; SIGNS CO-PACK AGREEMENT FOR FOMO CAN

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 1:10pm

Chicago, IL, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Himalaya Technologies, Inc. (OTC: HMLA) is providing a shareholder update on its operating activities, minority investments, and growth plans.

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  • Chicago, IL, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Himalaya Technologies, Inc. (OTC: HMLA) is providing a shareholder update on its operating activities, minority investments, and growth plans.
  • Traffic is slowly building while we add functionality, including plans for e-commerce, online dating, games, and cannabis stock chat.
  • Budget for 6-12 months operations and R&D $500,000 including $50,000 for FOMO CAN liquid formulation (below).
  • Himalaya Technologies, Inc. is a publicly traded company focused on business incubation and acceleration in the health and wellness field.

National CBD Day Ignites Huge Event for Industry Leader, FAB CBD

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 12:00pm

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- It is National CBD Day, and the folks at FAB CBD are ready for it. Included in the celebration is a deep discount of 35% on all products, including two new items on their top-quality roster. But first, a little bit about the day that's being observed.

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  • Celebrating CBD in a very big way, FAB CBD offers 35% off site wide, for two days only.
  • MILWAUKEE, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- It is National CBD Day, and the folks at FAB CBD are ready for it.
  • Industry leader FAB CBD celebrates National CBD Day with 35% off storewide for two days only.
  • FAB CBD is a major player in the industry and loves to have a big event in celebration of the hemp compound that they built their company around.

Broadwind Announces New $35 Million Credit Facility

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 12:00pm

CICERO, Ill., Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Broadwind (NASDAQ: BWEN), announced today that it has completed a $35 million senior secured asset-based revolving loan facility and a $7.578 million senior secured term loan facility with Wells Fargo Bank, National Association as lender.

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  • CICERO, Ill., Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Broadwind (NASDAQ: BWEN), announced today that it has completed a $35 million senior secured asset-based revolving loan facility and a $7.578 million senior secured term loan facility with Wells Fargo Bank, National Association as lender.
  • The five year facilities mature on August 4, 2027 and replace the Companys existing credit facility.
  • Additional information regarding the new credit facilities is available in the Companys current report on Form 8-K, filed with the SEC on August 8, 2022.
  • Broadwind (NASDAQ: BWEN) is a precision manufacturer of structures, equipment and components for clean tech and other specialized applications.

SBS becomes the main distributor of Modex's blockchain-based solutions in the MENA Region and Africa

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 9:24am

Through its partnership with Modex, SBS intends to provide the most innovative solutions and products with relevant blockchain-powered functionalities in multiple industries, including healthcare, businesses, and finance.

Key Points: 
  • Through its partnership with Modex, SBS intends to provide the most innovative solutions and products with relevant blockchain-powered functionalities in multiple industries, including healthcare, businesses, and finance.
  • This will allow the two companies to seamlessly integrate blockchain solutions with customers' existing data systems to achieve higher operational efficiency, security, and transparency.
  • "Thegovernment needs very fast-paced growth in sectors like healthcare, banking, telecommunication, logistics,and many others, and using blockchain-based solutions can help accelerate development across these sectors."
  • Mihai Ivascu, CEO and Co-founder of Modex, stated: "Given their experience and know-how with local and regional companies, appointing Superior Business Solutions as our main distributor in the MENA region and Africa was a logical decision.