SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15 (d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
January 18, 2011
Date of report (date of earliest event reported)
FOREST LABORATORIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)
909 Third Avenue
New York, New York
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
o Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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o Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17CFR 240.14d-2(b))
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On January 18, 2011, the Registrant issued a press release announcing its results of operations for the quarter ended December 31, 2010. A copy of the press release is included with this report as Exhibit 99.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
(c) Exhibit 99. Press release of Forest Laboratories, Inc. dated January 18, 2011.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
Date: January 18, 2011
Forest Laboratories, Inc.
/s/ Francis I. Perier, Jr.
Francis I. Perier, Jr.
Executive Vice President – Finance and Administration and
Chief Financial Officer