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Case Status:    DISMISSED    
On or around 11/28/2018 (Notice of voluntarily dismissal)

Filing Date: October 29, 2018

According to the Complaint, Corium International, Inc. ("Corium" or the Company) is a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development, manufacture and commercialization of specialty pharmaceutical products.

On October 11, 2018, Corium announced that it had entered into the Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”) with Gurnet Point Capital, whereby Gurnet would acquire Corium in a two-step merger, with the Company surviving the Proposed Transaction as an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Gurnet.

The Complaint alleges that on October 26, 2018, the Board authorized the filing of a materially incomplete and misleading 14D-9. Specifically, the Complaint alleges Defendants have failed to disclose certain material information necessary for Corium stockholders to properly assess the fairness of the Proposed Transaction, thereby violating SEC rules and regulations and rendering certain statements in the 14D-9 materially incomplete and misleading.

This case was voluntarily dismissed on November 28, 2018.


Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Biotechnology & Drugs
Headquarters: United States


Ticker Symbol: CORI
Company Market: NASDAQ
Market Status: Public (Listed)

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COURT: N.D. California
DOCKET #: 18-CV-06590
JUDGE: Hon. Jeffrey S. White
DATE FILED: 10/29/2018
CLASS PERIOD END: 10/29/2018
  1. Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP (San Diego)
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