NEW YORK, May 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Harwood Feffer LLP ( www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of the Imperial Sugar Company ("Imperial Sugar" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: IPSU) concerning the proposed acquisition of the Company by Louis Dreyfus Commodities LLC (" Louis Dreyfus") in a transaction valued at approximately $203 million.
On May 1, 2012, it was announced that Imperial Sugar and Louis Dreyfus have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Louis Dreyfus will acquire Imperial Sugar through a cash tender offer and second step merger. Under the agreement, Imperial Sugar shareholders will receive $6.35 per share.
Our investigation concerns whether the Imperial Sugar board of directors is fulfilling its fiduciary duties, maximizing the value of the Company, disclosing all material benefits and costs, and obtaining full and fair consideration for Company shareholders.
If you own Imperial Sugar shares and wish to discuss this matter with us, or have any questions concerning your rights and interests with regard to this matter, please contact:Benjamin Sachs-Michaels, Esq. Robert I. Harwood, Esq.Harwood Feffer LLP488 Madison Avenue New York, New York 10022Phone Numbers:(877) 935-7400(212) 935-7400Email: email@example.com Website: http://www.hfesq.com Harwood Feffer has been representing individual and institutional investors for many years, serving as lead counsel in numerous cases in federal and state courts. Please visit the Harwood Feffer LLP website ( http://www.hfesq.com) for more information about the firm. Attorney Advertising. © 2011 Harwood Feffer LLP. The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Harwood Feffer LLP ( www.hfesq.com). Prior results do not guarantee or predict a similar outcome with respect to any future matter. SOURCE Harwood Feffer LLP