NEW YORK, July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of RailAmerica, Inc. ("RailAmerica" or the "Company") (NYSE: RA) concerning the proposed acquisition of the Company by Genessee & Wyoming Inc. ("G&W") in a transaction valued at approximately $1.39 billion.
On July 23, 2012, it was announced that RailAmerica and G&W have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which G&W will acquire RailAmerica. Under the agreement, RailAmerica shareholders will receive $27.50 in cash per share held.
Our investigation concerns whether the RailAmerica board of directors is fulfilling its fiduciary duties, maximizing the value of the Company, disclosing all material benefits and costs, and obtaining full and fair consideration for Company shareholders.
If you own RailAmerica shares and wish to discuss this matter with us, or have any questions concerning your rights and interests with regard to this matter, please contact:
Benjamin Sachs-Michaels, Esq.
Robert I. Harwood, Esq.
Harwood Feffer LLP
488 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10022
Phone Numbers: (877) 935-7400
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