Rochester Medical Corporation has established a record date and a special meeting date for the Company's shareholders to consider and vote on the proposal to adopt the previously announced agreement to be acquired by a subsidiary of C.R. Bard, Inc. On September 4, 2013, Rochester Medical announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by a subsidiary of C.R. Bard, Inc. for $20.00 in cash per common share for a total transaction value of approximately $262 million.
Rochester Medical shareholders of record at the close of business September 30, 2013 are entitled to notice of the special meeting and to vote on the adoption of the agreement. The special meeting is scheduled for November 13, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. central time, at the offices of Dorsey & Whitney LLP, 15th floor, 50 South Sixth Street, Minneapolis, Minn. 55402. The definitive proxy statement for the special meeting will be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and mailed to shareholders on or about October 14, 2013.