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Case Status:    ONGOING    
On or around 05/15/2018 (Ongoing date of last review)

Filing Date: February 21, 2018

According to the Complaint, this is a stockholder class action brought on behalf of the former holders of Ruby Tuesday, Inc. (“Ruby Tuesday” or the “Company”) common stock against Ruby Tuesday’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) for violations of federal law arising out of an allegedly misleading proxy statement recommending the go-private sale of the Company to certain affiliates of NRD Capital Management (“NRD”) for $2.40 per share (the “Acquisition” or “Merger”), in violation of §14(a) of the 1934 Act and SEC Rule 14a-9 promulgated thereunder.

Before the Merger, Ruby Tuesday was a publicly traded, multinational foodservice retailer that owned, operated and franchised restaurants.


Sector: Services
Industry: Restaurants
Headquarters: United States


Ticker Symbol: RT
Company Market: New York SE
Market Status: Privately Held

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COURT: E.D. Tennessee
DOCKET #: 18-CV-00063
JUDGE: Hon. Thomas A Varlan
DATE FILED: 02/21/2018
CLASS PERIOD END: 02/21/2018
  1. Barrett Johnston Martin & Garrison, LLC
    414 Union Street, Suite 900, Barrett Johnston Martin & Garrison, LLC, TN 37219
    615-244-2202 615-252-3798 ·
  2. Johnson Fistel, LLP (Marietta)
    40 Powder Springs Street, Johnson Fistel, LLP (Marietta), GA 30064
    770.200.3104 770.200.3104 ·
  3. Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP (San Diego)
    655 West Broadway, Suite 1900, Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP (San Diego), CA 92101
    619.231.1058 619.231.7423 ·
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