Friday, November 20, 2015

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc.




Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. (“Fairchild” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:FCS) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to ON Semiconductor Corp. for approximately $2.4 billion in a cash transaction. 
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $20.00 for each share of Company common stock they own. However, the offer represents an inadequate premium compared to the 52-week high of $20.84.

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Airgas, Inc.


The Company’s stockholders will only receive $143.00 in cash for each share of Company common stock they own.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (“Starwood” or the “Company”) (NYSE:HOT) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Marriott International, Inc. for approximately $12.2 billion in a cash and common stock transaction. 
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $2.00 in cash and 0.92 shares of Marriott International, Inc. for each share of Company common stock they own, or approximately $69.82 per share. However, at least one analyst has set a price target for Starwood stock at $96.00 per share.
If you own common stock in Starwood and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Roundy's, Inc.


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Roundy's, Inc. (“Roundy's” or the “Company”) (NYSE:RNDY) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to The Kroger Co. for approximately $800 million in a cash transaction. 
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $3.60 for each share of Company common stock they own. However, the offer represents an inadequate premium compared to the 52-week high of $6.12.
If you own common stock in Roundy's and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Plum Creek Timber Co. Inc.


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Plum Creek Timber Co. Inc. (“Plum Creek” or the “Company”) (NYSE:PCL) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Weyerhaeuser Company for approximately $8.4 billion. 
The Company’s stockholders will only receive 1.6 Weyerhaeuser shares for each share of Company common stock they own, or approximately $47.29. However the offer is below at least one analyst’s target price of $50.00 per share.
If you own common stock in Plum Creek and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please fill out the form below or contact Juan Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Ocata Therapeutics, Inc.


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Ocata Therapeutics, Inc. (“Ocata” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGM: OCAT) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Astellas Pharma Inc. for approximately $379 million.
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $8.50 per share in cash for each share of Company common stock they own. However the offer is below at least one analyst’s target price of $9.00 per share.
If you own common stock in Ocata and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please fill out the form below or contact Juan Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Faruqi & Faruqi: C1 Financial, Inc.



Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of C1 Financial, Inc. (“C1” or the “Company”) (NYSE:BNK) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Bank of the Ozarks, Inc. for approximately $400 million. 
The Company’s stockholders will only receive the equivalent of $25.00 in shares of Bank of Ozarks for each share of Company common stock they own. However, the offer provides virtually no premium over the 52-week high of $24.99 per share and at least one analyst’s target price of $25.00 per share.
If you own common stock in C1 and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please fill out the form below or contact Juan Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: RealD Inc.


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of RealD Inc. (“RealD” or the “Company”) (NYSE:RLD) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Rizvi Traverse Management, LLC for approximately $551 million in a cash transaction.
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $11.00 for each share of Company common stock they own. However, at least one analyst has set a price target for RealD stock at $15.00 per share.
If you own common stock in RealD and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please fill out the form below or contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Fidelity & Guaranty Life


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Fidelity & Guaranty Life (“Fidelity” or the “Company”) (NYSE:FGL) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Anbang Insurance Group Co., Ltd. for approximately $1.57 billion in a cash transaction.
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $26.80 for each share of Company common stock they own. However, the offer is below the 52-week high of $27.87 per share.
If you own common stock in Fidelity and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: United Continental Holdings, Inc.

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, is investigating potential misconduct at United Continental Holdings, Inc. (“United” or the “Company”).
The investigation focuses on whether the directors and officers of the Company violated federal and state laws in connection with the Company’s potential conflicts of interest.  United, together with its subsidiaries, provides air transportation services in North America, the Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America.
In February 2015, United announced that the Company and certain of its executives and employees received federal grand jury subpoenas requesting records and testimony related to certain individuals formerly associated with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and related operations of United. Subsequently, on September 15, 2015, the Company announced that Jeff Smisek stepped down in his roles as chairman, president and chief executive officer, and as a director of United. United also announced that its executive vice president of communications and government affairs and its senior vice president of corporate of government affairs were also stepping down.
The Company admitted that all three departures were in connection with the United’s internal investigation related to the federal investigation associated with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
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If you currently own United stock and would like to discuss your legal rights, please contact us by calling Stuart Guber toll free at (215) 277-5770 or by sending an e-mail to sguber@faruqilaw.comFaruqi & Faruqi, LLP also encourages anyone with information regarding United’s conduct to contact the firm, including whistleblowers, former employees, shareholders and others.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: ZS Pharma, Inc.


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of ZS Pharma, Inc. (“ZS” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGM:ZSPH) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to AstraZeneca PLC for approximately $2.7 billion.
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $90.00 in cash for each share of Company common stock they own. However, the offer is below at least one analyst’s target price of $110.00 per share.
If you own common stock in ZS and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Friday, November 6, 2015

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: HomeAway Inc.


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of HomeAway Inc. (“HomeAway” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:AWAY) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Expedia Inc. for approximately $3.9 billion. 
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $10.15 in cash and 0.2064 of an Expedia common share, approximately $37.67, for each share of HomeAway common stock they own. However, the offer is below an analyst’s price target of $40 per share and the premium of 23% is below the average 43% for comparably sized transactions.
If you own common stock in HomeAway and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: MedAssets, Inc.


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of MedAssets, Inc.  (“MedAssets” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:MDAS) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to  Pamplona Capital Management for approximately $2.7 billion. The Company’s stockholders will only receive $31.35 in cash for each share of Company common stock they own.
If you own common stock in MedAssets and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Dyax Corp.

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Dyax Corp. (DYAX) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Shire plc.

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Dyax Corp. (“Dyax” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGM:DYAX) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Shire plc. for approximately $5.4 billion.
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $37.30 in cash (plus $4.00 in cash per share upon clinical approval of DX-2930) for each share of Dyax common stock they own. However, the offer seems inadequate since Shire plc. expects approximately $2.0 billion in annual sales from DX-2930 if approved.
If you own common stock in Dyax and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330.

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Hutchinson Technology Inc.


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Hutchinson Technology Inc. (“Hutchinson” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:HTCH) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to TDK Corporation for approximately $221 million.
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $3.62 in cash per share (plus up to $0.38 per share in a possible additional consideration) of Company common stock they own. However, the offer is below both the median analyst price target of $4.00 per share and the 52-week high of $4.25 per share.
If you own common stock in Hutchinson and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Astoria Financial Corporation


Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Astoria Financial Corporation (“Astoria Financial” or the “Company”) (NYSE:AF) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to New York Community Bancorp Inc. for approximately $2 billion in a cash and common stock transaction. 
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $0.50 in cash and 1.00 share of New York Community Bancorp Inc. for each share of Company common stock they own, or approximately $16.47 per share. However, at least one analyst has set a price target for Astoria Financial stock at $19.50 per share.
If you own common stock in Astoria Financial and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

Faruqi & Faruqi Investigation: Constant Contact



Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Constant Contact, Inc. (“Constant Contact” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:CTCT) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Endurance International Group Holdings Inc. for approximately $1.1 billion in a cash transaction. 
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $32.00 for each share of Company common stock they own. However, at least one analyst has set a price target for Constant Contact stock at $50.00 per share.
If you own common stock in Constant Contact and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330.