JONES GROUP INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of The Jones Group Inc. (JNY) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Sycamore Partners in a Cash Deal
Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of The Jones Group Inc. (“The Jones Group” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JNY) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct related to the sale of the Company to Sycamore Partners in a cash deal valued at approximately $2.2 billion. Under the terms of the proposed transaction, The Jones Group’s stockholders will receive $18.00 for each share of The Jones Group’s common stock they own.
The investigation focuses on whether The Jones Group’s Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to the Company’s stockholders by failing to conduct an adequate and fair sales process prior to agreeing to this proposed transaction, whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the Company to the detriment of The Jones Group’s shareholders.
If you own common stock in The Jones Group and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330.