Cooper Industries Acquisition

Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE: ETN) and electrical equipment supplier Cooper Industries plc (NYSE:CBE) announced on November 30, 2012, that Eaton has completed its acquisition of Cooper. The acquisition was announced on May 21, 2012 and combines Eaton and Cooper into a new, premier global power management company named Eaton Corporation plc.

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for Eaton and Cooper Shareholders

IRS Forms 8937 related to Eaton dividends

IRS Forms 8937 for Eaton and Cooper

FAQs Regarding Eaton Dividends

Dividend Withholding Tax Information
Cooper Industries Integrated with Eaton

Cooper Acquisition Information: Fair Market Value of Eaton Corporation plc ordinary shares on November 30, 2012

Eaton's and Cooper's joint proxy statement/prospectus



Contacts:
Gary Klasen, Eaton media relations, (216) 523-4736
Don Bullock, Eaton investor relations, (216) 523-5127