A Forest Laboratories Facility Stands in Hauppauge

A Forest Laboratories Facility Stands in Hauppauge

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Signage is displayed on the exterior of a Forest Laboratories Inc. facility in Hauppauge, New York. While Actavis had long considered Forest an acquisition target, it wasn’t until Saunders stepped in as Forest CEO with the backing of billionaire investor Carl Icahn that such a deal became possible.