CINCINNATI, Feb. 11 LCA-Vision Inc. (Nasdaq:LCAV) today announced that it has received an executed written consent fromCraig Joffe dated February 9, 2009. Based on the date of this consent, theexpiration date of the consent solicitation will be April 9, 2009. TheCompany will issue another press release if it receives an earlier datedexecuted written consent.
LCA-Vision filed its Definitive Consent Revocation Statement ("ConsentRevocation Statement") with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday,February 9, 2009, and copies of the Consent Revocation Statement with a GOLDConsent Revocation Card were mailed to stockholders beginning February 10,2009. The Consent Revocation Statement can be obtained immediately from theSEC's website at the following link:
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or from the Investor Relations section of the Company's website atwww.lasikplus.com and www.lca-vision.com. Copies of the Consent RevocationStatement and consent revocation card may also be obtained from Georgeson Inc.
The Board of Directors of LCA-Vision has determined that the consentsolicitation of the Joffe Group, proposing, among other things, to remove,without cause the directors that you elected at the 2008 annual meeting ofstockholders, and replace them with a slate of nominees selected by the JoffeGroup, is not in the best interests of LCA-Vision or its stockholders, andurges LCA-Vision stockholders to reject the Joffe Group's proposals.
Stockholders should not sign the Joffe Group's White consent card. If youhave previously signed a White consent card, you may revoke that consent. TheBoard of Directors is mailing to LCA-Vision stockholders a GOLD consentrevocation card that they should immediately sign, date and mail back.Stockholders may support their current board and management by signing, datingand mailing the GOLD consent revocation card as soon as they receive it.
Georgeson Inc. has been retained by LCA-Vision as consent revocationsolicitation agent. Stockholders with questions are encouraged to call themtoll-free 1-800-457-0109. Copies of the Company's Consent Revocation Statementand any other documents filed by LCA-Vision with the SEC in connection withthe consent solicitation can be obtained free of charge from the SEC's websiteat www.sec.gov, from the Company's website at www.lasikplus.com andwww.lca-vision.com., or from Georgeson.
About LCA-Vision Inc./LasikPlus(R)
LCA-Vision Inc., a leading provider of laser vision correction servicesunder the LasikPlus(R) brand, operates 75 LasikPlus(R) fixed-site laser visioncorrection centers in 32 states and 57 markets in the United States and ajoint venture in Canada. Additional company information is available atwww.lca-vision.com and www.lasikplus.com.Earning Trust Every Moment. Transforming Lives Every Day. For Additional Information Company Contact: Investor Relations Contact: Barb Kise Jody Cain LCA-Vision Inc. Lippert/Heilshorn & Associates 513-792-9292 310-691-7100
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