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Disney Unveils Advance Look at Limited-Edition Merchandise for D23 Expo 2019

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During the “ultimate Disney fan event,” attendees will be able to
purchase all-new collectibles, apparel, and more from shopDisney.com |
Disney store, The Dream Store, and Mickey’s of Glendale

GLENDALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disney today revealed a sneak peek at some of the new collections and
limited-edition sets attendees can get their hands on during D23
Expo
2019 at the Anaheim Convention Center from Aug 23–25. During
the show, fans can scoop up never-before-seen collections across the
three Disney-operated retail shops on the Expo floor: shopDisney.com |
Disney store, The Dream Store, and Mickey’s of Glendale.

D23 Expo 2019 attendees will be introduced to new collections that
celebrate milestone anniversaries and fan-favorite characters across
Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, and Marvel along with must-have
official D23 Expo 2019 gear and accessories, nostalgic Disney
Parks-inspired items, and limited-edition collectibles celebrating Walt
Disney Imagineering’s heritage.

Below are highlights of some of the exciting merchandise fans will be
able to purchase at the show. For images and pricing of the below items,
click here.
To purchase tickets to the Expo, visit D23Expo.com.

ShopDisney.com
| Disney store
– Home to the widest assortment of Disney merchandise
for everyone in the family, D23 Expo 2019 merchandise will give fans a
wide variety of specially curated collections and limited-edition (LE)
series with a behind-the-scenes twist. Honoring some of Disney’s biggest
legacies, here is a snapshot of what fans will see:

  • Disney Designer Collection: Midnight Masquerade Series – The
    fan-favorite series returns with a new twist and features doll sets of
    Tiana and Naveen, Giselle and Edward, and Aurora and Phillip.
    Rapunzel, Belle, Meg, Cinderella, and Esmeralda will also be included.
    In addition to dolls, fans can pick up pin sets, stationery, mug and
    plate sets, and more
  • Legacy Collection – This LE collection will celebrate
    anniversaries and milestones for some of the most beloved Disney
    characters and films including:

    • Donald Duck 85th – Plush, collectible pins, a retro
      T-shirt, varsity jacket, hat, and more
    • Silly Symphony 90th – Spirit Jersey shirt, retro T-shirt,
      pins, and more
    • The Lion King 25th – Celebrate the wonder
      that is The Lion King with LE collectibles, plush,
      litho set, and more
  • The Little Mermaid 30th – Celebrate 30 years of The
    Little Mermaid
    with journals, ornament sets, pins, apparel, dolls,
    and more
  • Disney•Pixar

    • Take home a LE “Talking Woody,” “Talking Jessie,” and “Talking
      Bullseye,” along with a LE plush set of Ellie and Carl in their
      “Adventure Book” and much more
  • Backstage Collection – Go “Backstage” for a behind-the-scenes
    look into DisneyPixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Walt Disney
    Animation Studios to celebrate the artistry, legends, and rich
    heritage of The Walt Disney Company.

    • Disney Backstage Collection Subscription Box – D23 Expo
      guests will be among the first to see and order the new Disney
      Backstage Collection subscription box, which celebrates the
      artistry of Disney through limited-release T-shirts, pins, and
      more, delivered to your doorstep—all in a custom-designed package.
    • Walt Disney Animation Studios “Under the Hat” – LE Wreck-It
      Ralph
      Shadow Box, mug, and sketchbook
    • Disney•Pixar “Under the Lamp” – Pixar campus hat, fleece,
      tiki crew mug, and more
    • Lucasfilm “Behind the Force” – All-new crew jacket and hat
      along with a LE “Java the Hutt” T-shirt, mug, and more
    • Marvel “Behind the Hero” – A LE Black Panther Shadow
      Box, hat, and more
  • Mickey Mouse Shufflerz – Fans can extend their “Mickey Mouse
    Memories” collections with the new Mickey Mouse Shufflerz that
    highlight Mickey through the years—pressing the top of the figures 10
    times causes them to “shuffle” along their way! Pick up the LE 13-pack
    or single figures.

The Dream Store – Jam-packed with D23 Expo 2019-themed official
merchandise and other specialty items from Disney Theme Park
Merchandise, The Dream Store returns with something magical for Disney
fans of all ages. This year, guests will discover whimsical assortments
inspired by the Dapper Dan’s, Main Street, U.S.A., and iconic Mickey
balloons on a variety of items including apparel, art and collectibles,
accessories, pins, and more! The Dream Store is a Disney enthusiast’s
dream come true. Highlights include:

  • Dapper Dan’s – This collection features a “Dapper Dress” from
    Her Universe along with adult T-shirts, a Spirit Jersey shirt, pins,
    plush, Funko POP figures, and much more
  • Mickey Balloons – Evoking the feeling you get as you stroll
    down Main Street, U.S.A., the Mickey Balloons lend their iconic look
    to an assortment that includes adult apparel, a Spirit Jersey shirt,
    skirt from Her Universe, hats, mugs, accessories, and more
  • Official D23 Expo 2019 Gear – Swing by to grab official 2019
    D23 Expo gear and apparel including T-shirts, a Lounge Fly
    mini-backpack, hat, pins, and more!

Mickey’s of Glendale – Mickey’s of Glendale, the Walt Disney
Imagineering store, returns with two stores for three days only for D23
Expo attendees at the Anaheim Convention Center:

  • Mickey’s of Glendale Main Store – Mickey’s of Glendale
    will feature exclusive merchandise designed by Imagineers, including
    hats, T-shirts, accessories, and more. Additionally, Guests will have
    the opportunity to shop limited-edition collectibles celebrating Walt
    Disney Imagineering’s heritage.

    • Attraction Quote T-Shirt Collection – An assortment of
      T-shirts that let fans celebrate the most iconic quotes from their
      favorite attractions through bold graphics.
  • Mickey’s of Glendale Pin Store – Disney pin enthusiasts will
    want to stop by the Mickey’s of Glendale Pin Store, which will feature
    a large assortment of limited-edition pins.

Attendees can also head to “Uptown Disney” for an interactive shopping
and photo experience, featuring merchandise available through
shopDisney.com. In this booth on the showroom floor, fans can shop, snap
photos with friends, and discover hidden surprises around every corner
and magic in every step. Featured product includes the “Black Leather
Collection” from Disney store China along with Marvel’s Iron Man MK50
Robot by UBTech, “The Lion King” Mighty Roar Simba from furReal, The
Little Mermaid
apparel and accessories, Toy Story 4 apparel
from Fifth Sun, new Star Wars items, Mickey Mouse LEGO® Ideas
Steamboat Willie set and the relaunch of the Minnie Mouse Dose of Colors
collection.

Single-day tickets for Friday and Sunday of D23 Expo 2019 are available
for $89 for one-day adult admission and $69 for children 3–9. Gold
Members of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club can purchase tickets for
$77 for a one-day adult admission and $59 for children 3–9. Single-day
Saturday tickets and three-day passes are sold out. For more information
on tickets and D23 Expo 2019, visit D23Expo.com.

About D23 Expo 2019

D23 Expo—The Ultimate Disney Fan Event—brings together all the worlds of
Disney under one roof for three packed days of presentations, pavilions,
experiences, concerts, sneak peeks, shopping, and more. The event
provides fans with unprecedented access to Disney films, television,
games, theme parks, and celebrities. For the latest D23 Expo 2019 news,
visit D23expo.com.
Presentations, talent, and schedule subject to change. To join the D23
Expo conversation, be sure to follow DisneyD23 on Twitter, Facebook,
Instagram, and YouTube, and use the hashtag #D23Expo.

About D23

The name “D23” pays homage to the exciting journey that began in 1923
when Walt Disney opened his first studio in Hollywood. D23 is the first
official club for fans in Disney’s 90-plus-year history. It gives its
members a greater connection to the entire world of Disney by placing
them in the middle of the magic through its quarterly publication, Disney
twenty-three
; a rich website at D23.com
with members-only content; member-exclusive discounts; and special
events for D23 Members throughout the year.

Fans can join D23 at Gold Membership ($99.99), Gold Family Membership
($129.99), and General Membership (complimentary) levels at D23.com.
To keep up with all the latest D23 news and events, follow DisneyD23 on
Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.

NOT FOR PRINT: For images, press releases, and the official media
credential application, please visit D23ExpoPress.com.

Contacts

Press Contacts:

Disney Retail:
Laura Jalaie, Disney Communications
(818)
331-1734
Laura.K.Jalaie@disney.com

D23 Expo:
Jeffrey Epstein
The Walt Disney Company
(818)
560-8125
Jeffrey.R.Epstein@Disney.com

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Bermuda Government, Industry Group Heads to Toronto

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HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Bermuda–Bermuda Finance Minister Curtis Dickinson leads a delegation of
government, regulatory and industry representatives to Toronto next week
to highlight Bermuda’s close links to Canada and opportunities for
bilateral trade and investment.

The delegation will take part in a
one-day multi-industry forum
, hosted by the Bermuda Business
Development Agency (BDA) Wednesday, June 19 at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto,
and also attend scheduled business development meetings around the city.
Featuring informative panel discussions, thought-leadership sessions,
and networking opportunities for investors and businesses interested in
learning more about the island, the forum is the sixth in a series of
overseas multi-industry showcases, following successful events in
London, New York and Miami over the past two years. It is the first in
Canada.

“We’re looking forward to meeting civic leaders, media, investors and
industry executives during the forum and related meetings,” said BDA CEO
Andy Burrows. “The aim is to increase awareness of Bermuda as a
gold-standard international financial centre and underscore our
jurisdiction’s historic and mutually beneficial relationship with
Canadian markets.”

The Consul General of Canada in New York, Phyllis Yaffe, will help
launch the forum with a fireside chat-style conversation with Minister
Dickinson. Another highlight of the day will be a keynote presentation
by Lucia Gallardo, a fintech entrepreneur who has partnered with the
United Nations to leverage blockchain systems to help resettlement of
refugees, among other projects.

Industry sessions include participants from more than 30 Bermuda-related
entities, among them, AMBIKA, Aon, Appleby, ArcTern Ventures, ASW Law,
AXA XL, the Association of Bermuda Insurers & Reinsurers (ABIR); Bennett
Jones, the Bermuda Insurance Management Association (BIMA), Bermuda
Monetary Authority (BMA), Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA), Butterfield
Bank, ChainThat, Conyers, CryptoScan, Deloitte, Estera Services,
Exponential Ventures, EY, Fasken, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC),
KPMG, Kroll Bond Rating Agency, MQ Services, Outlier Canada, PwC, Quest
Management Services, RGAx, SALT Lending, and Shyft Network.

Canada is one of Bermuda’s most significant economic partners, with
two-way trade between the two nations amounting to USD$2.6 billion in
2017, and $37 billion in mutual assets and investments. Bermuda supports
an estimated 25,000 jobs in Canada, including 15,000 from multi-national
companies in Bermuda and their Canadian affiliates and represents
Canada’s fifth-largest export market in trade and services; only the US,
UK, Germany and France are greater Canadian export markets.

To register for the free, one-day forum, go to: http://bit.ly/TorontoForum

CONNECTING BUSINESS

The BDA encourages direct investment and helps companies start up,
re-locate or expand their operations in our premier jurisdiction. An
independent, public-private partnership, we connect you to industry
professionals, regulatory officials, and key contacts in the Bermuda
government to assist domicile decisions. Our goal? To make doing
business in Bermuda smooth and beneficial.

Contacts

MEDIA:
Rosemary Jones
Head of Communications &
Marketing
rosemary@bda.bm
441
278-6558 or 441 337-4696

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LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses In Apple, Inc. To Contact The Firm

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NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds
investors in Apple, Inc. (“Apple” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:AAPL) of the
June 17, 2019 deadline to seek the role of lead plaintiff in a federal
securities class action that has been filed against the Company.

If you invested in Apple stock or options between November 2, 2018
and January 2, 2019
and would like to discuss your legal rights, click
here
: www.faruqilaw.com/AAPL.
There is no cost or obligation to you.

You can also contact us by calling Richard Gonnello toll free at
877-247-4292
or at 212-983-9330 or by sending an e-mail to rgonnello@faruqilaw.com.

The lawsuit has been filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern
District of California on behalf of all those who purchased Apple common
stock between November 2, 2018 and January 2, 2019 (the “Class Period”).
The case, City of Roseville Employees’ Retirement System v. Apple
Inc., et al.,
No. 19-cv-2033 was filed on April 16, 2019.

The lawsuit focuses on whether the Company and its executives violated
federal securities laws by failing to disclose that: (1) the U.S.-China
trade war had negatively impacted demand for iPhones and Apple’s pricing
power in greater China; (2) due to Apple discounting the cost of
replacement batteries to make up for the Company’s prior conduct of
intentionally degrading the performance of the batteries in older
iPhones, the rate at which Apple customers were replacing their
batteries in older iPhones, rather than purchasing new iPhones, was
negatively impacting Apple’s iPhone sales growth; (3) as a result of
slowing demand, Apple had slashed production orders from suppliers for
the new 2018 iPhone models and cut prices to reduce inventory; and (4)
defendants’ decision to withhold unit sales for iPhones and other
hardware, which was a metric relevant to investors and their view of the
Company’s financial performance, was designed to and would mask declines
in unit sales of the Company’s flagship product.

On January 2, 2019, after the close of trading, Apple disclosed that,
for the first time in 15 years, Apple would miss its prior quarterly
revenue forecast amid falling iPhone sales in China, its third-largest
market after the United States and Europe. The Company announced first
quarter fiscal 2019 revenues of only $84 billion, far below the expected
range of $89 billion to $93 billion the Company had announced just eight
weeks earlier on November 1, 2018. The Company also admitted that in
addition to macroeconomics in the Chinese market, the price cuts to
battery replacements a year earlier to fix the Company’s prior
surreptitious conduct had hurt iPhone sales.

On this news, the Company’s stock price fell from $157.92 per share on
January 2, 2019 to $142.19 per share on January 3, 2019—a $15.62 or
9.96% drop.

The court-appointed lead plaintiff is the investor with the largest
financial interest in the relief sought by the class who is adequate and
typical of class members who directs and oversees the litigation on
behalf of the putative class. Any member of the putative class may move
the Court to serve as lead plaintiff through counsel of their choice, or
may choose to do nothing and remain an absent class member. Your ability
to share in any recovery is not affected by the decision to serve as a
lead plaintiff or not.

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP also encourages anyone with information regarding
Apple’s conduct to contact the firm, including whistleblowers, former
employees, shareholders and others.

Attorney Advertising. The law firm responsible for this advertisement is
Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP (www.faruqilaw.com).
Prior results do not guarantee or predict a similar outcome with respect
to any future matter. We welcome the opportunity to discuss your
particular case. All communications will be treated in a confidential
manner.

Contacts

FARUQI & FARUQI, LLP
685 Third Avenue, 26th Floor
New
York, NY 10017
Attn: Richard Gonnello, Esq.
rgonnello@faruqilaw.com
Telephone:
(877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330

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Three Finalists Selected Following GA-ASI’s Blue Magic Belgium Event

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PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Three finalists have been selected from GA-ASI’s Blue Magic Belgium
event with the goal of supporting GA-ASI and the development of MQ-9B
SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) for Belgium. The three
Belgian companies selected are AIRobot, ALX Systems, and Hexagon.

AIRobot, a company based at DronePort in Sint Truiden, Belgium, focuses
on developing drone performance equipment for easy, precise and safe
professional operations, while specializing in Artificial Intelligence
(AI) for processing hyper-spectral imagery. ALX Systems is an Unmanned
Aircraft System (UAS) solution provider based in Liège, Belgium and
specializing in AI for processing Full Motion Video. Hexagon’s
Geospatial division, with an office in Leuven, Belgium, specializes in
software solutions and geospatial tools for visualizing location
intelligence, such as auto-routing UAS and creating a smart digital
reality.

GA-ASI held outreach events in Belgium May 15-16 with the goal of
identifying small to medium-sized Belgian companies that can support
SkyGuardian development through cutting-edge technologies. This followed
the Government of Belgium’s approval for Belgian Defense to negotiate
acquisition of GA-ASI’s SkyGuardian to meet the nation’s RPA
requirements.

“We were very impressed by the many talented companies and particularly
by the innovative concepts presented by these three finalists,” said
Linden Blue, CEO, GA-ASI.

Blue Magic Belgium was a Research and Development (R&D) event held in
two regions of Belgium. Approximately 50 related companies registered
for the event and 19 companies were selected to present their innovative
technologies to a technical panel of experts from GA-ASI. GA-ASI is
committed to placing $3 million in R&D funding with Belgium industry.
This investment will focus on high-value technological development with
small to medium-sized enterprises. The seed funds will be utilized to
develop Belgian capabilities that meet Ministry of Defense (MOD) and
industry objectives to be competitive in future European RPA programs.

About GA-ASI

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of
General Atomics, is a leading designer and manufacturer of proven,
reliable Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and
electro-optic and related mission systems, including the Predator®
RPA series and the Lynx® Multi-mode Radar. With more than
five million flight hours, GA-ASI provides long-endurance,
mission-capable aircraft with integrated sensor and data link systems
required to deliver persistent flight that enables situational awareness
and rapid strike. The company also produces a variety of ground control
stations and sensor control/image analysis software, offers pilot
training and support services, and develops meta-material antennas. For
more information, visit www.ga-asi.com.

Predator and Lynx are registered trademarks of General Atomics
Aeronautical Systems, Inc.

Contacts

Robert Walker
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.
+1
(858) 524-8101
ASI-MediaRelations@ga-asi.com

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