LONDON, July 29, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (NYSE:GSL.U) (NYSE:GSL.WS), a containership charter owner, announced today that it will hold a conference call to discuss the Company's results for the second quarter of 2010 on Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The Company will issue financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010 on Thursday, August 12, 2010 before the open of market trading.
What: Second Quarter 2010 Conference Call and Webcast
   
When: Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time
   
Where: There are two ways to access the conference call:
   
  Dial-in: (888) 935-4577 or (212) 444-0413; Passcode:8030416
  Please dial in at least 10 minutes prior to 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time to ensure a prompt start to the call.
   
  Live Internet webcast and slide presentation:
  http://www.globalshiplease.com 

If you are unable to participate at this time, a replay of the call will be available through Thursday, August 26, 2010 at (866) 932-5017 or (347) 366-9565. Enter the code 8030416 to access the audio replay. The webcast will also be archived on the Company's website: http://www.globalshiplease.com

About Global Ship Lease

Global Ship Lease is a containership charter owner. Incorporated in the Marshall Islands, Global Ship Lease commenced operations in December 2007 with a business of owning and chartering out containerships under long-term, fixed rate charters to world class container liner companies.