NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Williams Controls, Inc. ("Williams" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: WMCO) concerning the proposed acquisition of the Company by Curtiss-Wright Corp. ("Curtiss-Wright") in a transaction valued at approximately $119 million.
On November 1, 2012, it was announced that Williams and Curtiss-Wright have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Curtiss-Wright will acquire Williams. Under the terms of the transaction, Williams shareholders will receive $15.42 in cash per share held.
Our investigation concerns whether the Williams 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 Williams 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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