WAYNE, Pa., Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan & Maniskas, LLP (www.rmclasslaw.com/cases/duf) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Duff & Phelps Corporation ("Duff & Phelps" or the "Company") (NYSE: DUF) the proposed acquisition of the Company by a consortium including the Carlyle Group, Stone Point Capital, Pictet & Cie, and Edmond de Rothschild Group (collectively, the "Buyers") in a transaction valued at approximately $665.5 million.
Our investigation concerns possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law related to this proposal; in particular, whether the Company is undertaking a fair process to obtain fair consideration for all shareholders of Duff & Phelps. For more information regarding our investigation, please contact Ryan & Maniskas, LLP (Richard A. Maniskas, Esquire) toll-free at (877) 316-3218 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit: www.rmclasslaw.com/cases/duf.
Under the terms of the agreement, Duff & Phelps shareholders will receive $15.55 in cash for each share owned.
If you own shares of Duff & Phelps and would like to learn more about these claims or if you wish to discuss these matters and have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights, contact Richard A. Maniskas, Esquire toll-free at (877) 316-3218 or to sign up online, visit: www.rmclasslaw.com/cases/duf. You may also email Mr. Maniskas at email@example.com. For more information about class action cases in general, please visit our website: www.rmclasslaw.com.
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