Carl Icahn Issues Statement Regarding Management Change at Forest Laboratories
NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carl Icahn today issued the
following statement regarding Forest Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:FRX):
We applaud Forest Labs' search committee and its board of directors in their
selection of Brent Saunders as chief executive officer. We believe Mr.
Saunders' impressive record at Bausch & Lomb and Schering-Plough are cause
for optimism about Forest's future prospects. We also wish to thank Howard
Solomon for the contributions he has made to Forest and for his continuing
commitment to the company. We were happy to have assisted in the selection
process and we look forward to working cooperatively and constructively with
the board and with Mr. Saunders to increase value for all shareholders.
CONTACT: Susan Gordon (212) 702-4309
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