NEW YORK, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of NewMarket Corporation ("NewMarket" or the "Company") (NYSE: NEU) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct in seeking shareholders' approval for the NewMarket Corporation 2014 Incentive Compensation and Stock Plan.
Specifically, in the Proxy Statement filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 10, 2014, the Board of Directors recommends that NewMarket's shareholders vote to approve the issuance of shares of the common stock by 1,000,000 under the 2014 Incentive Compensation and Stock Plan. The issuance of these shares could have a substantial dilutive effect on the shares of NewMarket common stock. Request more information now by clicking here: www.faruqilaw.com/ NEU. There is no cost or obligation to you.Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is a national law firm which represents investors and individuals in class action litigation. The firm is focused on providing exemplary legal services in complex litigation in the areas of securities, shareholder, antitrust and consumer litigation, throughout all phases of litigation. The firm has an experienced trial team which has achieved significant victories on behalf of the firm's clients. To keep track of the latest securities litigation news, follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/MergerActivity or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/FaruqiLaw. If you own common stock in NewMarket and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please visit us at www.faruqilaw.com/NEU or contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. Contact: