The Law Office of Joseph Klein is investigating the Board of Directors of Lubrizol Corporation (NYSE: LZ) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A). Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Lubrizol shareholders will receive $135 per each in cash. The transaction has a total value of approximately $9.7 billion, including the assumption of approximately $700 million in net debt.
The investigation concerns whether the Lubrizol Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to Lubrizol stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before entering into this transaction and whether Berkshire Hathaway is underpaying for Lubrizol shares. At least one analyst set a price target of $148.00 per share of Lubrizol stock.
If you own common stock in Lubrizol and wish to obtain additional information, please contact Joseph Klein, Esq. directly, via email at email@example.com, by telephone at 718-947-0005, Toll Free: 877-STOK-180, or visit http://www.jkleinlawfirm.com/lubrizol-corporation.html.
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