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SHAW INDUSTRIES IS NAMED IN LAWSUIT

 DALTON, Ga., May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaw Industries, Inc. (NYSE: SHX) announced today that it has been named as a defendant in a lawsuit filed in federal district court in Rome, Ga. The company has obtained a copy of the complaint and forwarded it to the company's attorneys for review.
 The named plaintiff is Diamond Rug and Carpet Mills, Inc., of Chatsworth, Ga. The complaint alleges violations of various federal antitrust laws and state laws. The complaint seeks both monetary and equitable relief.
 Robert E. Shaw, president and chief executive officer of Shaw Industries, stated that, "Based on our attorneys' initial review, the case has no merit and we intend to vigorously defend it."
 Shaw Industries, Inc., with corporate offices in Dalton, manufactures and sells carpeting to retailers and distributors throughout the United States and the United Kingdom and exports to Canada and several other foreign markets.
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 /CONTACT: Robert E. Shaw, president and chief executive officer of Shaw Industries, 706-278-3812/
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