The Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces that it is investigating the Board of Directors of Ryland Group Inc. (NYSE:RYL) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by failing to adequately shop Ryland to maximize shareholder value before agreeing to be acquired by Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF).

If you would like to join the action, go to the firm's website at or contact Phillip Kim or Kevin Chan toll-free at 866-767-3653 or via e-mail at or There is no cost or obligation to you.

Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders will receive 1.0191 shares of Standard Pacific for each share of Ryland common stock they own. The investigation relates to whether the proposal is fair to the public shareholders of Ryland and whether Ryland's Board breached its fiduciary duties in connection with the proposed sale.

If you currently own shares of Ryland and wish to obtain additional information, please visit the firm's website at You may also contact Phillip Kim or Kevin Chan of The Rosen Law Firm toll free at 866-767-3653 or via e-mail at or

The Rosen Law Firm represents investors throughout the globe, concentrating its practice in securities class actions and shareholder derivative litigation.

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