Alberta Star Development Corp. Files "Notice Of Appearance And Request For Special Notice" In Idaho, USA
Alberta Star Development Corp., (the “Company”) listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (ASX) and the OTCBB (ASXSF), reports that it has filed a “Notice of Appearance and Request for Special Notice” with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Idaho regarding the Sterling Silver Mining Company and its corporate assets (OTCBB: SRLQE) situated in the Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho mining district.
The Company maintains a strong balance sheet and has no long term debt. The Company continues to search for additional cost cutting measures, while maintaining seasoned and qualified management and fulfilling its stated mandate of acquiring a world class advanced stage exploration project. As a result of the severity of the global financial crisis, the Company expects there to be a serious shortage of available capital and exploration risk capital that is available to the resource industry in the foreseeable future. The Company intends to continue to conserve its working capital and review new business opportunities that are being presented to management. The Company’s working capital is invested in short term instruments and are not exposed to any repayment risks associated with short term commercial paper or asset-backed commercial paper. These instruments comply with the Company’s strict investment criteria and policy of utilizing only investment guaranteed instruments that are paid promptly on maturity and are redeemable on demand.
ALBERTA STAR DEVELOPMENT CORP.
The Company is a Canadian mineral exploration company that identifies, acquires, finances advanced stage mineral exploration projects. The Company is committed to creating long term shareholder value through the discovery of base and precious metals and uranium.
Investors are welcomed to contact Mr. Allan Feldman, the Company’s Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Specialist, for all corporate updates at (604) 948-9663.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Tim Coupland, President and CEO
Alberta Star Development Corp.
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
The statements in this press release about the Company’s “Files a Notice of Appearance and Request for Special Notice” constitutes a “forward-looking statement” within the meaning of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. This/these forward-looking statement(s) is/are based on certain assumptions made by the Company as well as by other factors that the Company believes are appropriate in the circumstances. All statements in this release, other than statements of historical fact, including but not limited to those with respect to potential expansion of mineralization, potential size of mineralized zone, timing of resource calculation and size of exploration program involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievement of the Company to be materially different from any future results. Such unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors include, but are not limited to, market prices, exploitation and exploration successes, continued availability of capital and financing, general economic, market or business conditions, risks related to international operations and joint ventures, the actual results of current exploration activities, conclusions of economic evaluations, uncertainty in the estimation of ore reserves and mineral resources, changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined, future prices of gold, silver, uranium and base metals, environmental risks and hazards, increased infrastructure and/or operating costs, labor and employment matters, aboriginal and government regulation and permitting requirements, as well as those factors discussed in the section entitled “Risk Factors” in the Company’s latest Form 20-F on file with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C. Performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, that address future production, reserve potential, exploration drilling, exploitation activities and events or developments that the Company expects to occur, are forward looking statements.
Forward looking statements are statements that are not historical facts and are generally, but not always, identified by the words “expects”, “plans” “anticipates”, “believes”, “intends”, “estimates”, “projects”, “potential” and similar expressions, or that events or conditions “will”, “would”, “may”, “could” or “should” occur. Information inferred from the interpretation of drilling results and information concerning mineral resource estimates may also be deemed to be forward looking statements, as it constitutes a prediction of what might be found to be present when and if a project is actually developed.
Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. The Company believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions however, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements and investors are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements.