SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Buckeye Technologies Inc. in Connection with the Sale of the Company to Georgia-Pacific LLC

May 02, 2013, 10:59 ET from Levi & Korsinsky, LLP

NEW YORK, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of Buckeye Technologies Inc. ("Buckeye" or the "Company") (NYSE: BKI) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Georgia-Pacific LLC.

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Click here to learn more about the investigation http://zlk.9nl.com/buckeye-technologies-bki/, or call: 877-363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you.

Under the terms of the transaction, Buckeye shareholders will receive $37.50 for each share of Buckeye stock they own. The transaction has a total approximate value of $1.5 billion. The investigation concerns whether the Buckeye Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter into the transaction, and whether Georgia-Pacific LLC is underpaying for Buckeye stock, thus unlawfully harming Buckeye stockholders. In particular, at least one analyst set a price target for Buckeye stock at $40.00 per share.

If you own common stock in Buckeye and wish to obtain additional information, please contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or visit http://zlk.9nl.com/buckeye-technologies-bki/

Levi & Korsinsky is a national firm with offices in New York, New Jersey and Washington D.C. The firm has extensive expertise in prosecuting securities litigation involving financial fraud, representing investors throughout the nation in securities and shareholder lawsuits. The attorneys at Levi & Korsinsky have been appointed by numerous courts throughout the country to serve as lead counsel on behalf of shareholders in major securities lawsuits and have successfully recovered multimillion-dollar damages awards on behalf of investors. For more information, please feel free to contact any of the attorneys listed below. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.

CONTACT:
Levi & Korsinsky, LLP
Joseph Levi, Esq.
Eduard Korsinsky, Esq.
30 Broad Street - 24th Floor
New York, NY 10004
Tel: (212) 363-7500
Toll Free:  (877) 363-5972
Fax: (212) 363-7171
www.zlk.com

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