Herbalife Special Committee Retains Advisors


Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) today announced the Special Committee of the Board of Directors, recently established to review a proposal received from Whitney V L.P. and its affiliates to acquire, subject to certain conditions, all of the company's outstanding common stock for $38.00 per share in cash, has retained Goldman, Sachs & Co. to serve as its financial advisor and Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP to serve as the Special Committee's legal advisor. The law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP will represent the company in these matters. Neither the company nor the Special Committee intends to comment upon or provide further updates regarding these matters until circumstances warrant.

About Herbalife Ltd.

Herbalife (http://www.herbalife.com) is a global network marketing company that sells weight-management, nutritional supplements and personal care products intended to support a healthy lifestyle. Herbalife products are sold in 63 countries through a network of more than one million independent distributors. The company supports the Herbalife Family Foundation (http://www.herbalifefamily.org) and its Casa Herbalife program to bring good nutrition to children. Please visit Investor Relations (http://ir.herbalife.com) for additional financial information.

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Source: Herbalife Ltd.