AGL RESOURCES INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout

Aug 24, 2015, 10:58 ET from Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.

WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.:

  • Do you own shares of AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS)?
  • Did you purchase any of your shares prior to August 24, 2015?
  • Do you think the proposed buyout price is too low?
  • Do you want to discuss your rights? 

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of AGL Resources Inc. ("AGL" or the "Company") (NYSE: GAS) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Company's entry into an agreement to be acquired by The Southern Company ("Southern Company") (NYSE: SO), in a transaction valued at approximately $12 billion.

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Under the terms of the agreement, shareholders of AGL will receive $66.00 per share in cash for each share of AGL they own.

The investigation concerns whether AGL's board of directors failed to adequately shop the Company and obtain the best possible value for AGL's shareholders before entering into an agreement with Southern Company.   

If you own the common stock of AGL and purchased your shares before August 24, 2015, if you have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or if you wish to discuss these matters or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Seth D. Rigrodsky or Gina M. Serra at Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., 2 Righter Parkway, Suite 120, Wilmington, DE 19803, by telephone at (888) 969-4242; by e-mail to, or at:

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., with offices in Wilmington, Delaware and Garden City, New York, regularly prosecutes securities class, derivative and direct actions, shareholder rights litigation and corporate governance litigation, on behalf of shareholders in states and federal courts throughout the United States.

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CONTACT:                                                                                               Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Seth D. Rigrodsky Gina M. Serra (888) 969-4242 (302) 295-5310 Fax: (302) 654-7530


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