NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Westway Group, Inc. ("Westway" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: WWAY) concerning the proposed acquisition of the Company by EQT Infrastructure II ("EQT") in a transaction valued at approximately $419 million.
On December 20, 2012, Westway announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which the Company will be acquired by EQT. Under the terms of the agreement, Westway shareholders will receive $6.70 for each share owned.
Our investigation concerns whether the Westway 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 Westway 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.
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