NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Weiss & Lurie, a national class action and shareholder rights law firm with offices in New York City and Los Angeles, is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the Board of Directors of WCA Waste Corporation (Nasdaq: WCAA – News) arising from its agreement for the Company to be acquired by Macquarie Infrastructure Partners II (“MIP II”) for $ 6.50 per share. The deal is anticipated to close in the first quarter of 2012, subject to customary conditions, including the approval of WCA shareholders and regulators.
Weiss & Lurie is investigating whether WCA’s Board acted in the best interests of its shareholders in approving the transaction. Notably, as of its last quarter ended on September 30, 2011, WCA’s book value per share was $ 7.79.
If you own WCA shares and would like more information about your rights as a shareholder or additional information concerning our investigation, please contact Julia J. Sun either by email at [email protected] or by telephone at (888) 593-4771.
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