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PPD ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Investigates Sale of PPD and Encourages Investors to ...

April 15, 2021 GMT

NEW YORK, April 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized stockholder rights law firm, has launched an investigation into whether the board members of PPD, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPD) breached their fiduciary duties or violated the federal securities laws in connection with the company’s acquisition by Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO).

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On April 15, 2021, PPD announced that it had signed an agreement to be acquired by Thermo Fisher for approximately $17.4 billion. Pursuant to the merger agreement, PPD stockholders will receive $47.50 in cash for each share of PPD common stock owned. The deal is scheduled to close by the end of 2021.

Bragar Eagel & Squire is concerned that PPD’s board of directors oversaw an unfair process and ultimately agreed to an inadequate merger agreement. Accordingly, the firm is investigating all relevant aspects of the deal and is committed to securing the best result possible for PPD’s stockholders.

If you own shares of PPD and are concerned about the proposed merger, or you are interested in learning more about the investigation or your legal rights and remedies, please contact Melissa Fortunato or Alexandra Raymond by email at  investigations@bespc.com  or telephone at (646) 860-9157, or by  filling out this contact form. There is no cost or obligation to you.

About Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.:
Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is a nationally recognized law firm with offices in New York and California. The firm represents individual and institutional investors in commercial, securities, derivative, and other complex litigation in state and federal courts across the country. For more information about the firm, please visit www.bespc.com. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.


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Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.
Melissa Fortunato, Esq.
Alexandra Raymond, Esq.