|Charles River Laboratories Announces Closing of Senior Notes Offering|
The notes have not been, and will not be, registered under the
Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or under the
securities laws of any other jurisdiction. Unless they are registered,
the notes may be offered only in transactions that are exempt from
registration under the Securities Act and applicable state securities
laws. The notes were offered only to persons reasonably believed to be
qualified institutional buyers under Rule 144A under the Securities Act
and to non-U.S. persons outside
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the notes, nor shall there be any sale of the notes in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
Caution Concerning Forward-Looking Statements
This press release includes forward-looking statements within the
meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of words such as
“anticipate,” “believe,” “expect,” “intend,” “will,” “may,” “estimate,”
“plan,” “outlook,” and “project” and other similar expressions that
predict or indicate future events or trends or that are not statements
of historical matters. Forward-looking statements are based on Charles
River’s current expectations and beliefs, and involve a number of risks
and uncertainties that are difficult to predict and that could cause
actual results to differ materially from those stated or implied by the
forward-looking statements. A further description of these risks,
uncertainties, and other matters can be found in the Risk Factors
detailed in Charles River's Annual Report on Form 10-K as filed on
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Charles River provides essential products and services to help pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, government agencies and leading academic institutions around the globe accelerate their research and drug development efforts. Our dedicated employees are focused on providing clients with exactly what they need to improve and expedite the discovery, early-stage development and safe manufacture of new therapies for the patients who need them.
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