(Nasdaq: NOVL) today announced that it had received a staff determination
notice from the NASDAQ Stock Market stating that the company's common stock
is subject to delisting from the NASDAQ Stock Market. The notice was issued
in accordance with standard NASDAQ procedures as a result of the delayed
filing of Novell's quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the period ended July
31, 2006. Timely filing of periodic reports is a requirement for continued
listing under NASDAQ marketplace rule 4310(c)(14).
September 22, 2006