This excerpt taken from the OPTM 8-K filed Jul 24, 2008.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
Item 8.01 of the Current Report on 8-K filed by Optium Corporation on July 24, 2008 (the Original 8-K) is hereby amended to refer to a stockholder meeting date of August 28, 2008 as set forth in the press release filed as Exhibit 99.1 to the Original 8-K, rather than August 28, 2009, as indicated in the Original 8-K.
Important Additional Information
In connection with the proposed combination of Finisar and Optium, Finisar has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) a Registration Statement on Form S-4 containing a Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus and Optium has filed with the SEC the same Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus. The definitive Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus will be mailed to the stockholders of Finisar and Optium within the next few business days. Each company will also file with the SEC from time to time other documents relating to the proposed combination. INVESTORS AND SECURITY HOLDERS ARE URGED TO READ CAREFULLY THE JOINT PROXY STATEMENT/PROSPECTUS AS FILED WITH THE SEC, AND OTHER DOCUMENTS FILED BY EITHER FINISAR OR OPTIUM WITH THE SEC RELATING TO THE PROPOSED COMBINATION WHEN THEY ARE FILED, BECAUSE THEY WILL CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE PROPOSED COMBINATION.
Copies of the documents filed with the SEC by Finisar or Optium may be obtained free of charge from the SEC website maintained at www.sec.gov. In addition, Finisars SEC filings may be obtained free of charge from Finisars website (www.Finisar.com) or by calling Finisars Investor Relations department at 408-542-5050 and Optiums filings may be obtained free of charge from Optiums website (www.Optium.com) or by calling Optiums Investor Relations department at 267-803-3801.
Each of Finisar and Optium, and its respective directors and executive officers, may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from that companys respective stockholders in connection with the proposed combination. Information about the directors and executive officers of Finisar (including their respective ownership of Finisar shares) and the directors and executive officers of Optium (including their respective ownership of Optium shares) is contained in the Joint Proxy Statement/Prospects filed with the SEC.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.