NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc. ("Auxilium" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: AUXL) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Endo International Plc ("Endo") for approximately $2.6 billion. The Company's stockholders may elect to receive a combination of $16.625 in cash plus 0.2440 Endo ordinary shares, $33.25 in cash, or 0.4880 Endo ordinary shares for each share of Auxilium stock they own.
The investigation focuses on whether Auxilium's Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to the Company's stockholders by failing to conduct a fair sales process and whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the Company to the detriment of Auxilium's shareholders.
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If you own common stock in Auxilium and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please visit us at www.faruqilaw.com/AUXL or contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at [email protected] or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330.
Contact: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP 369 Lexington Avenue, 10th Floor New York, NY 10017 Attn: Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. [email protected] Toll Free: (877) 247-4292 Phone: (212) 983-9330
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