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The Cooper Companies, Inc.
Cooper Settles Patent Litigation With CIBA Vision
PLEASANTON, Calif., Nov. 21, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CooperVision, Inc., the contact lens unit of The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO), today announced that it has reached a global settlement agreement with CIBA Vision, the eye care unit of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS), that resolves all disputes with respect to current patent infringement litigation between the companies.
Vostok New Ventures Ltd.
Vostok Nafta: VOSTOK NAFTA INVESTMENT LTD. NINE MONTHS REPORT COVERING THE PERIOD JANUARY 1, 2007–SEPTEMBER 30, 2007
- Net result for the period was USD 103.89 mln (Jan 1, 2006–Sep 30, 2006:
0.40). Earnings per share was USD 2.26 (0.01). Net result for the quarter was
USD 64.37 mln (Jul 1, 2006–Sep 30, 2006: –13.57). Earnings per share for the
quarter was USD 1.40 (–0.29).
- The net asset value of the company was USD 624.97 mln (Dec 31, 2006: 385.04)
on September 30, 2007, corresponding to USD 13.58 (8.37) per share. Given a
SEK/USD exchange rate of 6.44 the corresponding values were SEK 4,023.51 mln