The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP:

To: All Persons or Entities who purchased Luxottica Group (NYSE: LUX) stock prior to January 16, 2017 .

You are hereby notified that Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale of Luxottica to Essilor. Under the terms of the transaction, Luxottica shareholders will receive 0.461 Essilor shares for each share of Luxottica they own. As part of the transaction, Delfin will contribute its entire stake in Luxottica (approximately 62% of the Company's outstanding shares) for the same ratio, ultimately owning approximately 31-38% of the post-merger entity's shares. Luxottica's Executive Chairman, Leonardo Del Vecchio, will serve as Executive Chairman and CEO of the post-merger entity. To learn more about the investigation and your rights, go to:

http://zlk.9nl.com/luxottica-lux

or contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you.

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