NEW YORK, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP:
To: All Persons or Entities who purchased Palmetto Bancshares, Inc. stock prior to April 22, 2015.
You are hereby notified that Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale of Palmetto Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQCM: PLMT) to United Community Banks, Inc. Shareholders may elect to receive $19.25 in cash, 0.97 shares of United common stock, or a combination of cash and stock for each Palmetto share they own. To learn more about the investigation and your rights, go to:
or contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at [email protected] or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you.
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