NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of American Medical Systems Holdings, Inc. ("AMS" or the "Company") for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. Under the terms of the transaction, AMS shareholders will receive $30 in cash per share of AMS stock they own. The transaction has a total value of approximately $2.9 billion, including the assumption of $312 million in AMS debt.
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The investigation concerns whether the AMS Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to AMS stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before entering into this transaction and whether Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. is underpaying for AMS shares, thus unlawfully harming AMS stockholders.
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