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NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lupus Research Alliance (LRA) and its clinical affiliate Lupus Therapeutics (LT) announced two major initiatives to address underrepresentation of minorities in clinical trials and in the scientific research profession: Project CHANGE by LT and the Diversity in Lupus Research Program. The organization has tackled these disparities for decades and now embarks on this highly aggressive multi-pronged plan to achieve equity among people with lupus and professionals …

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HUDSON, Ohio, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD), has received a score of 90 out of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation's 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation's foremost benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality. Diebold Nixdorf joins the ranks of 1,271 major U.S.-based businesses that were also ranked in the 2022 CEI. The company's 90 score on its overall diversity and inclusion …

NEWTON, Mass. and WOBURN, Mass., Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- With the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 raising the volume of discussions about the safety of dining in restaurants and cafeterias, and shopping at convenience stores and supermarkets, Powerhouse Dynamics is taking action. The company has integrated the indoor air purification system, Bluezone by Middleby, with its Internet of Things (IoT) platform, Open Kitchen®, used by thousands of multi-unit restaurants, C-stores and grocers across North America.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired Bright Health Group, Inc. ("Bright Health" or the "Company") (NYSE: BHG): (a) common stock pursuant and/or traceable to the Company's initial public offering conducted on or about June 24, 2021; and/or (b) securities between June 24, 2021 and November 10, 2021. You are hereby notified that a securities class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. To get more information go to:

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AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- After a four-year legal fight, 15 sexual assault survivors who brought class actions against the Travis County District Attorney's Office and the Austin Police Department have reached a final settlement with the department and the City of Austin. The case against the DA's Office was settled in June 2021 after District Attorney José Garza committed to comprehensive change in how sexual assault cases are managed and prosecuted in his office. …

AUSTIN, Minn., Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods (NYSE:HRL), a Fortune 500 global branded food company, hosted its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on January 25, 2022. Jim Snee, chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer led the meeting, discussing the company's performance, strategic priorities, and corporate responsibility initiatives. "In 2021, we faced virtually every type of challenge – from the continuing impact of the pandemic to labor shortages and supply chain challenges – and I am pleased to report that your company never lost its focus on delivering a year marked with numerous records," Snee said. "We achieved record net sales in fiscal 2021, exceeding both $10 billion and $11 billion in sales for the first time. In fact, we reported the two largest net sales quarters in our company's history." Additionally, during the question-and-answer portion of the meeting, Snee outlined the increased supply chain disruptions the company is currently facing in 2022 due to the surge of the …

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NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired FirstCash, Inc. ("FirstCash" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: FCFS) common stock between February 1, 2018 and November 12, 2021. You are hereby notified that a securities class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas. To get more information go to:

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CARMEL, Ind., Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CNO) today announced that it received a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign's 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) and earned the designation as a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. CNO joins the ranks of over 840 major U.S. businesses that also earned top marks this year.

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambia Health Solutions is proud to announce that for the sixth consecutive year it has received a score of 100 percent on the 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). Administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the CEI is the nation's premier benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality. Cambia joins the ranks of over 840 major U.S. businesses that also earned top marks this year.

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MONTREAL, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - (NYSE: CAE) (TSX: CAE) – CAE will release its fiscal year 2022 third quarter results on Friday, February 11, 2022. A conference call will be held on the same day at 1 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) to provide analysts and institutional investors with a review of CAE's performance and outlook. Marc Parent, CAE's President and Chief Executive Officer, Sonya Branco, CAE's Executive Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, and Andrew Arnovitz, CAE's …

ENDICOTT, N.Y., Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Amphenol Industrial Sustainable Technologies, a global leader in interconnect systems, now offers a single pole power connector that is designed to exceed the performance of the UTX and H4 family of PV connectors. The Amphe-PV H4 Plus is dual-certified at 1500V DC to UL 6703 and IEC 62852. Technical Specifications RADSOK technology Maximum operating temperature of 120˚C Secure cable sealing with ratcheting lock feature Moisture resistant …

NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired Talis Biomedical Corporation ("Talis" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: TLIS) common stock pursuant and/or traceable to the registration statement and prospectus issued in connection with the Company's February 2021 initial public offering. You are hereby notified that a securities class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. To get more information go to:

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HONG KONG, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® is pleased to announce Rosewood Residences Kamala, the first branded residential project in Kamala on the island of Phuket, Thailand. Located next to one of the most discrete coastlines along the lush tropical hillside of Kamala Bay and set in a posh neighborhood brimming with shops and restaurants, the property's 14 stand-alone luxury Villas will provide residents with the exclusive opportunity to bask in paradise year-round. …

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NAPA VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hestan Culinary, the premium cookware brand designed with thoughtful innovation and meticulous craftsmanship for a lifetime of high-quality performance, is proud to announce it has received a Good Housekeeping 2021 Kitchen Gear Award for its NanoBond™ Titanium Stainless Steel Skillet and the 2021 GOOD DESIGN Award for its ProBond™ and CopperBond™ collections. These recent prestigious recognitions join Hestan Culinary's list of industry accolades, …

FINDLAY, Ohio, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) has declared a dividend of $0.58 per share on common stock. The dividend is payable March 10, 2022, to shareholders of record as of the close of business Feb. 16, 2022. About Marathon Petroleum Corporation Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) is a leading, integrated, downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nation's largest refining …

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. (CKE), owner, operator and franchisor of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's, announced the appointment of Eric Wyatt as Senior Vice President, Hardee's Operations. Wyatt will oversee company and franchise domestic operations for more than 1,750 locations in the Southern and Midwestern United States. "Eric is a successful operating executive with experience in both franchisor and franchisee led companies," said Chief Operating Officer John Dunion. "He is known as a skilled operator with in-depth knowledge of operating procedures, systems, practices and performance. Best of all, he has strong people and communication skills, something that is vital to our organization." 

FRESNO, Calif., Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, farm management software innovator AgCode celebrates 20 years of industry success. AgCode began in January 2002 as a solution for grapes and vines, and now serves more than 24 unique crop types with 5,000 active users across more than 700,000 acres. The AgCode team takes pride in the learnings and growth they've seen since their three first customers - E. & J. Gallo Winery, Opus One Winery, and Piña Vineyard Management - entrusted AgCode's …

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog called on legislative leaders to enact a Patient Bill of Rights to reform physician oversight and accountability in California. The nonprofit consumer advocacy organization said reform proposals recently floated by the Medical Board of California are good start, but "do not go far enough to prioritize the problems patients, not the Board's regulators, suffer because of California's failed systems of physician oversight."

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CINCINNATI, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIVO), a leading global provider of diagnostic testing solutions and life science raw materials, announced today that John C. McIlwraith has been elected as Chairman of the Meridian Board of Directors, effective January 26, 2022.  Mr. McIlwraith succeeds David C. Phillips, who retired after serving for more than 21 years on the Meridian Bioscience Board.

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AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pain Specialists of America (PSA), a management services company that provides administrative services to Central Texas Pain Center and Pain Specialists of Austin, announced today the appointment of Ron Pierce as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of PSA, and Dr. Pankaj Mehta as Clinical President for Managed Clinical Services, effective January 19, 2022.  Both Pierce and Mehta were also appointed to PSA's Board of Directors.  

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