, Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Optimer" or the "Company") (NasdaqGS: OPTR) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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, or call: 877-363-5972.
Under the terms of the transaction, Optimer shareholders will receive
in cash for each share of Optimer stock they own. Optimer shareholders will also receive a Contingent Value Right entitling them to receive up to
for each share they own if certain net sales of the drug DIFICID are achieved. The investigation concerns whether the Optimer Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter into this transaction, and whether Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is underpaying for Optimer shares. In particular, at least one analyst set a price target of
per Optimer share.
If you own common stock in Optimer and wish to obtain additional information or discuss your rights, please contact
Joseph E. Levi, Esq.
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or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or visit
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