NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Zale Corp. ("Zale" or the "Company") (NYSE: ZLC) concerning the proposed acquisition of the Company by Signet Jewelers Ltd ("Signet").
On February 19, 2014, Zale announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which the Company will be acquired by Signet. Under the terms of the agreement, Zale shareholders will receive $21 cash per share.
Our investigation concerns whether the Zale 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 Zale 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 I. Sachs-Michaels, Esq.Robert I. Harwood, Esq.Craig Lowther
Harwood Feffer LLP
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New York, New York 10022
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