The sale is set for 11th July in Chattellerault, France.
The news was first broken by the American website, www.bicycleretailer.com.
There's a very full list of sale items including patent rights at www.aazasci.com. It's all in French but a decent bit of Franglais will get you through.
The EGS gears were used first in the UK by Dawes and looked ideal for first time riders, although the gear shifter handlebar grip (one side only) was awfully fat. This was being slimmed down when the company could no longer pay its way and went into the French version of receivership.