SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Comverse Technology, Inc. in Connection with the Sale of the Company to Verint Systems Inc.
NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of Comverse Technology, Inc. ("Comverse" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CMVT) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to its majority owned subsidiary, Verint Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: VRNT).
Under the terms of the proposal, a newly formed wholly-owned subsidiary of Verint will acquire Comverse, and Verint will issue new Verint common shares to Comverse shareholders, in an amount equal to approximately 27.5 million Verint common shares plus up to an additional $25 million in Verint common shares. The investigation concerns whether Comverse's board of directors failed to adequately shop the Company in order to obtain the best possible value for Comverse's shareholders.
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