Kirby McInerney LLP is investigating potential claims against Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (“Family Dollar” or the “Company”) (NYSE:FDO) concerning the proposed acquisition of the Company by Dollar Tree, Inc. (“Dollar Tree”) (Nasdaq:DLTR). Under the terms of the definitive merger agreement, Family Dollar stockholders will receive $59.60 in cash and $14.90 equivalent in Dollar Tree shares for each share of Family Dollar common stock they own, valuing the deal at approximately $74.50 per share. The total transaction value is approximately $9.2 billion.

The investigation concerns whether the Family Dollar Board of Directors violated its fiduciary duties by agreeing to the proposed transaction and whether the proposed consideration adequately values the Company’s common stock.

If you are a Family Dollar stockholder and wish to obtain additional information, please contact J. Brandon Walker, Esq. by email at, or telephone at (212) 699-1145, or Melissa Fortunato, Esq. by email at, or telephone at (212) 699-1141, or toll free at (888) 529-4787, or by filling out this contact form. There is no cost or obligation to you.

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