6. Non-recurring other income (expenses) and general expenses

In the first half of 2012 this line item was an expense balance of €1.1 million, with a net decrease of €4.2 million, compared to an income balance of €3.1 million in the corresponding period of the prior year. Details are as follows:

€ million Half I
2012 
Half I 2011 Change 
Expenses arising on employee reduction plan 0.0 (3.6) 3.6
Fees for defense in legal cases (0.7) (0.2) (0.5)
Costs connected with investment holding transactions (0.4) (0.2) (0.2)
Gain on the sale of the building by the merged Exor Services 0.0 7.1 (7.1)
Total (1.1) 3.1 (4.2)
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