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    1. Helix Appoints Jan Rask as New Director

      HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (NYSE: HLX) announced today that the Board of Directors has appointed Jan Rask as a new director. Mr. Rask has worked in the shipping and offshore industry for approximately 33 years and has held a number of positions of progressive responsibility in finance, chartering and operations. Most recently, Mr. Rask served as the President ...

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    2. Jamba, Inc. Board of Directors Appoint David A. Pace to Board of Directors

      EMERYVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jamba, Inc., (NASDAQ: JMBA), today announced the appointment by its Board of Directors of David A. Pace to the Board of Directors and to the Compensation and Executive Development Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board of Directors, effective August 15, 2012. “We are pleased to welcome Dave to our Board of Directors ...

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    3. Corporate Board Member Holds IT Risk Event for Boards of Directors

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In response to increasing concerns over risks related to cyber security and IT strategy, Corporate Board Member, an NYSE Euronext Company, will hold a new event for corporate directors and general counsel. The Board IT Challenge: Oversight of Cloud, Cyber Risk & Social Media conference will be held on October 18 at the InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile. The ...

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    4. Quality Systems, Inc. Writes Open Letter to Shareholders Underlining Board

      )--Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) announced today that it had written an open letter to all shareholders ahead of the upcoming annual meeting of shareholders on August 16, 2012, urging them to vote in support of the company’s slate of highly qualified and experienced nominees. In the letter, Quality Systems underlines the company’s nominee’s relevant experience, history of strong shareholder returns and forward-looking plans to navigate the company through the rapidly evolving healthcare in

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    5. Forest Laboratories Responds to False and Misleading Statements by Carl Icahn

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forest Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: FRX) (“Forest”) today issued the following open letter to all Forest shareholders. Forest’s Board of Directors continues to recommend that shareholders vote for all 10 of the Company’s highly qualified director nominees on the WHITE proxy card. For information about Forest’s 2012 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, please visit: www ...

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    6. Expeditors’ Board of Directors Elects Tay Yoshitani as Director

      SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPD), the global logistics company, today announced that Mr. Tay Yoshitani was elected as an independent Director, effective August 6, 2012, bringing the total Board membership to nine individuals. Mr. Yoshitani was also appointed to the Audit Committee, the Compensation Committee and the ...

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    7. Abakan Appoints Jeffrey Webb to Board of Directors

      MIAMI--( )--Abakan Inc. (OTCQB: ABKI) (“Abakan”) today announced the appointment of Jeffrey Webb as an independent member of the Board of Directors. He is expected to serve as a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, Compliance and Ethics Committee, Compensation Committee and Audit Committee. Jeffrey Deon Webb brings to Abakan Inc. over 22 years of business experience. Mr. Webb is the Business Development Manager and a Director of Fidelity (Cayman) Ltd., one of the largest

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    8. Forest Laboratories Sends Letter to Shareholders

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forest Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: FRX) (“Forest”) today announced that its Board of Directors is sending a letter to all Forest shareholders in connection with the Company’s Annual Meeting on August 15, 2012. The letter details the strength of Forest’s strategy, the significant progress it has made over the last year and why the current Board of Directors is the right ...

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    9. CalSTRS 2012 Proxy Season Successful in Advancing Majority Voting

      WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CalSTRS, the California State Teachers' Retirement System, reports overwhelming success regarding adopting a majority voting standard in director elections with the 95 companies engaged in the 2012 proxy season. Eighty-two of those companies adopted a majority voting standard. The majority voting standard requires that a sitting board member receive a ...

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    10. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. Adds Norman H. Wesley, Former CEO and Chairman of Fortune Brands, to Board of ...

      WATERBURY, Vt.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc., (GMCR) (NASDAQ: GMCR), a leader in specialty coffee and coffee makers, today announced that Norman H. Wesley, former CEO and Chairman of Fortune Brands, Inc., has joined its Board of Directors. Effective immediately Mr. Wesley will be a Class II Director with a term that expires at the Company’s 2013 Annual Meeting where he ...

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    11. GMI Ratings Releases Research Findings on Gender Diversity on U.S. Boards of Directors

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GMI Ratings, the leading provider of research on environmental, social, governance and accounting-related risks affecting the performance of public companies, released today its third study this year of gender diversity on corporate boards of directors. The current study provides a comprehensive quantitative state-by-state analysis of gender diversity on the boards of ...

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    12. Letter from Gideon King, President of Loeb Capital Management to the Board of Directors of First California Financial ...

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The following is a letter from Gideon King, President of Loeb Capital Management to the Board of Directors of First California Financial Group, Inc. Board of Directors First California Financial Group, Inc. 3027 Townsgate Road, Suite 300 Westlake Village, California 91361 To the Board of Directors: Loeb Arbitrage Management LP and Loeb Offshore Management LP, together ...

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    13. CalPERS, CalSTRS and GMI Ratings Will Hold a Media Briefing at NYSE to Introduce a New Tool Designed ...

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS), the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) and GMI Ratings plan to hold a media briefing to unveil the Diverse Director DataSource (3D), a new resource for recruiting talent to serve on corporate boards. The event will start with brief presentations by representatives of the three partners on the ...

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