SAN DIEGO, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Shareholder rights law firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP has launched an investigation into whether the board members of LDR Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: LDRH) breached their fiduciary duties in connection with the proposed sale of the Company to Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZBH).
LDR is a medical device company that focuses on designing and commercializing various surgical technologies for the treatment of patients suffering from spine disorders.
On June 7, 2016, LDR announced it had signed a definitive merger agreement with Zimmer Biomet. Under the terms of the agreement, LDR stockholders will receive $37.00 per share in cash. Zimmer Biomet plans to finance the transaction using cash balances on hand and existing availability under its revolving credit facility.
The investigation concerns whether the LDR board failed to satisfy their duties to the Company shareholders, including whether the board adequately pursued alternatives to the acquisition and whether the board obtained the best price possible for LDR shares of common stock. Nationally recognized Johnson & Weaver is investigating whether the proposed deal price represents adequate consideration; especially given that the price target for one Wall Street analyst is $40.00. The 52 week high for LDR stock is $47.12.
If you are a shareholder of LDR and believe the proposed buyout price is too low or you're interested in learning more about the investigation or your legal rights and remedies, please contact lead analyst Jim Baker (email@example.com) at 619-814-4471. If emailing, please include a phone number where you can be reached.
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