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IF YOU PURCHASED THE COMMON STOCK OF ORTHOFIX INTERNATIONAL N.V. BETWEEN MARCH 2, 2010 AND JULY 29, 2013, INCLUSIVE, YOU COULD RECEIVE A PAYMENT FROM A PROPOSED CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT.

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE COURT HAS RESCHEDULED THE FINAL APPROVAL HEARING FROM APRIL 28, 2016 AT 4:30 p.m. TO APRIL 29, 2016 AT 2:30 p.m.

This Notice explains important rights you may have, including your possible receipt of cash from a proposed Settlement.

Your legal rights will be affected whether or not you act.

The options below are a summary of the information contained in the Notice.  Please read it carefully

YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THE SETTLEMENT:
REMAIN A MEMBER OF THE CLASS AND FILE A PROOF OF CLAIM FORM. This is the only way to receive a payment. If you wish to obtain a payment as a member of the Class, you will need to file a proof of claim form (the “Proof of Claim Form”), which is included with this Notice, postmarked no later than April 16, 2016.
EXCLUDE YOURSELF FROM THE CLASS BY SUBMITTING A WRITTEN REQUEST FOR EXCLUSION SO THAT IT IS RECEIVED NO LATER THAN APRIL 7, 2016. If you exclude yourself from the Class, you will receive no payment pursuant to this Settlement. You may be able to seek recovery against the Defendants or other Released Parties through other litigation at your own expense.
OBJECT TO THE SETTLEMENT BY SUBMITTING A WRITTEN OBJECTION SO THAT IT IS RECEIVED NO LATER THAN APRIL 7, 2016. Write to the Court and explain why you do not like the Settlement, the requested Judgment to approve the Settlement, the proposed Plan of Allocation, or the request for attorneys’ fees and reimbursement of Litigation Expenses. You cannot object to the Settlement unless you are a member of the Class and do not validly exclude yourself.
GO TO THE HEARING ON APRIL 29, 2016 AT 2:30 P.M., AND FILE A NOTICE OF INTENTION TO APPEAR SO THAT IT IS RECEIVED NO LATER THAN APRIL 7, 2016. You may attend the hearing to speak in Court about the fairness of the Settlement, the requested Judgment to approve the Settlement, the proposed Plan of Allocation, or Lead Counsel’s request for attorneys’ fees and reimbursement of Litigation Expenses. You cannot object to the Settlement unless you are a member of the Class and do not validly exclude yourself.
DO NOTHING Receive no payment, remain a Class Member, give up your rights to seek recovery against the Defendants and the other Released Parties through other litigation and be bound by the Judgment entered by the Court if it approves the Settlement, including the release of the Released Claims.