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Shire Waives OFT Condition Relating to the Acquisition of ViroPharma Inc.
Date:1/15/2014

an event, change or other circumstances that gives rise to the termination of the merger agreement;
  • a governmental or regulatory approval required for the proposed acquisition of ViroPharma may not obtained, or may be obtained subject to conditions that are not anticipated, or another condition to the closing of the proposed acquisition may not be satisfied;
  • ViroPharma may be unable to retain and hire key personnel and/or maintain its relationships with customers, suppliers and other business partners pending the consummation of the proposed acquisition by Shire, or ViroPharma's business may be disrupted by the proposed acquisition, including increased costs and diversion of management time and resources; and
  • difficulties in integrating ViroPharma into Shire may lead to the combined company not being able to realize the expected operating efficiencies, cost savings, revenue enhancements, synergies or other benefits at the time anticipated or at all;

  • and other risks and uncertainties detailed from time to time in Shire's or ViroPharma's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including their respective most recent Annual Reports on Form 10-K.


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        Investor Relations
        Eric Rojas, erojas@shire.com, +1-781-482-0999
        Sarah Elton-Farr, seltonfarr@shire.com, +44-1256-894157


        Media
        Jessica Mann, jmann@shire.com, +44-1256-894-280
        Gwen Fisher, gfisher@shire.com, +1-484-595-9836


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