Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Stewart Enterprises, Inc. Buyout

Service Corporation International offers $13.25 per share to Stewart Enterprises shareholders

Jun 17, 2013, 16:09 ET from Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.

WILMINGTON, Del., June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.:

  • Do you own shares of Stewart Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ GS: STEI)?
  • Did you purchase any of your shares prior to May 29, 2013?
  • Do you think the proposed buyout price is too low?
  • Do you want to discuss your rights?

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of Stewart Enterprises, Inc. ("Stewart" or the "Company") (NASDAQ GS:  STEI) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Company's entry into an agreement to be acquired by Service Corporation International ("SCI") (NYSE: SCI) in a transaction valued at approximately $1.4 billion.

Click here to learn more: http://www.rigrodskylong.com/investigations/stewart-enterprises-inc-stei.

Under the terms of the agreement, public shareholders of Stewart will receive $13.25 per share in cash for each share of Stewart they own.

The investigation concerns whether Stewart's board of directors failed to adequately shop the Company and obtain the best possible value for Stewart's shareholders before entering into an agreement with SCI.  

If you own the common stock of Stewart and purchased your shares before May 29, 2013, if you have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or if you wish to discuss these matters or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Seth Rigrodsky or Peter Allocco at Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., 825 East Gate Boulevard, Suite 300, Garden City, New York 11530, by telephone at (888) 969-4242; by e-mail to info@rigrodskylong.com, or at: http://www.rigrodskylong.com/investigations/stewart-enterprises-inc-stei.            

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., with offices in Wilmington, Delaware and Garden City, New York, regularly prosecutes securities class, derivative and direct actions, shareholder rights litigation and corporate governance litigation, on behalf of shareholders in states and federal courts throughout the United States.

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