COEUR DALENE MINES CORPORATION MAKES PROPOSAL TO ACQUIRE ORKO SILVER CORP. FOR CAD$2.70 PER SHARE IN CASH AND STOCK Proposal Offers Orko Shareholders Attractive Premium, Superior Value Certainty Due to CAD$100M Cash Component, and Opportunity to Participate in Significant Upside Potential in Combined Companys Shares and Warrants Combination Diversifies Coeurs Precious Metals Asset Portfolio and Adds Meaningful Growth (February 13th, 2013)
Coeur dAlene, Idaho February 13, 2013 Coeur dAlene Mines Corporation (the Company or Coeur) (NYSE:CDE, TSX: CDM) today confirmed that it has submitted a binding proposal (Coeurs Proposal) to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Orko Silver Corp. (Orko) (TSX VENTURE: OK) in a transaction with a total value of approximately CAD$384 million. Orko today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously determined, after receiving the advice of its financial and legal advisors, that Coeurs Proposal constitutes a Superior Proposal pursuant to its arrangement agreement with First Majestic Silver Corporation (First Majestic) (FR.TO) (AG) (FMV.F). Orko has provided notice of such determination to First Majestic. Orko also announced that under the arrangement agreement, First Majestic now has five business days, expiring at 11:59 p.m. PST on Tuesday, February 19, 2013, to offer to amend the terms of that agreement to match Coeurs Proposal, failing which Orko will term
Second Amendment to Restated Employment Agreement (November 4th, 2010)
This Second Amendment to Restated Employment Agreement is made effective on the 2nd day of August 2010, between Coeur dAlene Mines Corporation (Company) and Donald J. Birak (Employee).
Second Amendment to Employment Agreement (August 8th, 2007)
This Second Amendment to Employment Agreement is made effective on the 31st day of July, 2007, between Coeur dAlene Mines Corporation (Company), and Donald Birak (Employee).
First Amendment to Employment Agreement (August 1st, 2006)
This First Amendment to Employment Agreement is made effective on the 31st day of July, 2006, between Coeur dAlene Mines Corporation (Company), and Donald Birak (Employee).
Employment Agreement (March 9th, 2004)
This Agreement is made this 1st day of February, 2004, between Coeur d' Alene Mines Corporation ("Company") and Donald J. Birak, ("Employee").