Pall Files Patent Infringement Suit Against BioQuate



    EAST HILLS, NY, March 15 /CNW/ - Pall Corporation (NYSE:  PLL) filed a
patent infringement action in the United States District Court for the Eastern
District of Pennsylvania against BioQuate, Inc., based in Clearwater, Florida.
The suit alleges that BioQuate is manufacturing and selling disposable aseptic
connector devices that infringe on a patent on Pall's KleenpakTM Aseptic
Connector. The suit seeks damages and an injunction precluding BioQuate from
selling the infringing product.

    Pall is a leading provider of integrated filtration solutions to the
biopharmaceutical industry and has spearheaded the development of single-use
technologies for biopharmaceutical processing. Pall's Kleenpak Aseptic
Connector has been established as the leading aseptic connection device and is
an enabling technology that improves the safety and efficiency of single-use
processing.

    Pall's proprietary materials and technologies along with the ability to
engineer them into useful forms are the cornerstone of the Company's technical
and marketing leadership. Pall Corporation vigorously protects its
intellectual property rights. It respects the intellectual property rights of
others and expects the same in return.

    About Pall Corporation:

    Pall Corporation is the global leader in the rapidly growing field of
filtration, separation and purification. Pall is organized into two
businesses: Life Sciences and Industrial. These businesses provide
leading-edge products to meet the demanding needs of customers in
biotechnology, pharmaceutical, transfusion medicine, energy, electronics,
municipal and industrial water purification, aerospace, transportation and
broad industrial markets. Total revenues for fiscal year 2006 were $2.0
billion. The Company headquarters is in East Hills, New York with extensive
operations throughout the world. For more information visit Pall at
http://www.pall.com/.

    Forward Looking Statements

    Forward-looking statements contained in this and other written and oral
reports are based on current Company expectations and are subject to risks and
uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ materially. All
statements regarding future performance, earnings projections, earnings
guidance, events or developments are forward-looking statements. Such risks
and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: changes in product mix and
product pricing particularly as we expand our systems business in which we
experience significantly longer sales cycles and less predictable revenue with
no certainty of future revenue streams from related consumable product
offerings and services; increases in costs of manufacturing and operating
costs including energy and raw materials; the Company's ability to achieve the
savings anticipated from cost reduction and margin improvement initiatives
including the timing of completion of the facilities rationalization
initiative; fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates and interest
rates; regulatory approval and market acceptance of new technologies; changes
in business relationships with key customers and suppliers including delays or
cancellations in shipments; success in enforcing patents and protecting
proprietary products and manufacturing techniques; successful completion or
integration of acquisitions; domestic and international competition in the
Company's global markets; and global and regional economic conditions and
legislative, regulatory and political developments. The Company makes these
statements as of the date of this disclosure and undertakes no obligation to
update them.




For further information:

For further information: Pall Corporation Marcia Katz, Director of
Public Relations 516.801.9851 marcia_katz@pall.com www.pall.com

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