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Case Status:    ONGOING    
On or around 07/30/2018 (Ongoing date of last review)

Filing Date: February 24, 2018

According to the Complaint, this is a shareholder class action brought on behalf of the former holders of PharMerica Corporation (“PharMerica” or the “Company”) common stock against PharMerica, its board of directors (the “Board”), Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (“KKR”) and Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (“WBA”), for violations of federal law arising out of allegedly false and misleading statements made in connection with the go-private sale of the Company to KKR, with WBA as minority investor, for $29.25 per share in cash representing a deal valued at approximately $1.4 billion (“Merger”).

On July 30, 2018, Plaintiffs voluntarily dismissed all of their claims against one of the Defendants.


Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Medical Equipment & Supplies
Headquarters: United States


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Company Market: Privately Traded
Market Status: Privately Held

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COURT: W.D. Kentucky
DOCKET #: 18-CV-00109
JUDGE: Hon. Joseph H. McKinley, Jr
DATE FILED: 02/24/2018
CLASS PERIOD END: 02/24/2018
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