Meetings for Shareholder Approval is Next Step in Actavis’ $25-Billion Acquisition of Forest Laboratories
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Both meetings are being held to seek shareholders’ approval in connection with the merger and related matters. Actavis will hold its meeting in Dublin, Ireland, and Forest Laboratories will hold its meeting in New York.
Actavis filed a registration statement on Form S-4 with the
In February 2014, Actavis agreed to acquire Forest Laboratories for approximately $25 billion. If approved ,the combined specialty pharmaceutical company would have combined annual sales of approximately