Provisions include remainder of purchase price in connection with
acquisitions, which was DKK 17 million in 2009 (DKK 21 million in 2008), of
which DKK 5 million (DKK 8 million in 2008) is expected to be settled within
one year, while the rest will be settled over a period of up to eight years.
Provisions also include items relating to liabilities for
restoring rental premises to their original condition on moving out, pending
litigation, and other long-term employee benefits with the exception of
pensions and similar obligations. These are expected to be settled over a