Allergan Finance LLC 8-K 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D)
OF THE SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
February 18, 2008
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
WATSON PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 2.05 Costs Associated with Exit or Disposal Activities.
In connection with the ongoing efforts of Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the Company), to improve operating efficiencies, on February 18, 2008, the Board of Directors of the Company approved plans to close the Companys manufacturing facility in Carmel, New York and its distribution center in Brewster, New York. While the final closing date for these facilities will depend on a number of factors, we anticipate these facilities will be closed by 2010.
The Company expects to incur pre-tax costs associated with the planned closures of approximately $60 to $70 million which includes the following:
The Company estimates that the majority of these costs will be incurred in 2008 and 2009.
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.