Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of DUSA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (“DUSA” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: DUSA) related to the proposed acquisition of the Company by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. The transaction is valued at approximately $230 million or $8.00 per share.
This investigation concerns whether the Board of Directors of DUSA breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter into the proposed transaction, and whether the Company has disclosed all material information to shareholders about the transaction. The Company has seen substantial recent growth. Its share price skyrocketed from $4.89 on June 19, 2012 to $7.00 on October 16, 2012. Further, at least one analyst has set a target price for the Company’s stock at $9.50.
If you are a shareholder of DUSA, if you have information or would like to learn more about our investigation, 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 Howard G. Smith, Esquire, of Law Offices of Howard G. Smith, 3070 Bristol Pike, Suite 112, Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020 by telephone at 215-638-4847, Toll-Free at 888-638-4847, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit our website at http://www.howardsmithlaw.com.