On or around 03/06/2017 (Court's order of dismissal)
Filing Date: February 24, 2017
According to the Complaint, on January 5, 2017, CEB’s Board of Directors (the “Board” or “Individual Defendants”) caused the Company to enter into an agreement and plan of merger (the “Merger Agreement”). Pursuant to the terms of the Merger Agreement, shareholders of CEB will receive $54.00 in cash and 0.2284 shares of Gartner common stock for each share of CEB common stock. Following the close of the Proposed Transaction, CEB stockholders will only own 9% of the combined company.
On February 6, 2017, defendants filed a Form S-4 Registration Statement (the “Registration Statement”) with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) in connection with the Proposed Transaction. The Complaint alleges the Registration Statement omits material information with respect to the Proposed Transaction, which renders the Registration Statement false and misleading.
This case was voluntarily dismissed on March 6, 2017.
Company & Securities Information
Defendant: CEB Inc.
Industry: Business Services
Headquarters: United States
Ticker Symbol: CEB
Company Market: New York SE
Market Status: Public (Listed)
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First Identified Complaint
Chaile Steinberg, et al. v. CEB Inc., et al.
COURT: E.D. Virginia
DOCKET #: 17-CV-00220
JUDGE: Hon. Anthony J Trenga
DATE FILED: 02/24/2017
CLASS PERIOD START: 01/05/2017
CLASS PERIOD END: 02/24/2017
PLAINTIFF FIRMS NAMED IN COMPLAINT:
MeyerGoergen PC 1802 Bayberry Court , MeyerGoergen PC , VA 23226 (804) 288-3600 ·