SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc. ("CSST" or the "Company") (NYSE: CSR; Nasdaq Dubai: CSR), a leading integrated surveillance and safety solutions provider in the P.R.C., today announced that the Special Committee of its Board of Directors, formed to consider, among other things, the letter received by its Board of Directors from its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Guoshen Tu on January 28, 2011, and to evaluate any proposal that Mr. Tu may make as stated in the letter, has retained Nomura International (Hong Kong) Limited as its financial advisor and Shearman & Sterling LLP as its legal advisor to assist the Special Committee in its work.
No assurance can be given that any definitive offer will be made, that any agreement will be executed or that a transaction with Mr. Tu or any other transaction will be approved or consummated. The Company does not intend to disclose developments regarding these matters unless and until its Board of Directors determines there is a need to update the market.
About China Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc.
Based in Shenzhen, China, CSST designs, manufactures, sells, installs, services and monitors electronic surveillance and safety products and solutions, including related software, in China. Its customers are mainly comprised of government, commercial, industrial and education entities. CSST has built a diversified customer base through its extensive sales and service network that includes branch offices and distribution points throughout China. To learn more about the Company visit http://www.csst.com
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