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BEAM SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Beam, Inc. (BEAM) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Suntory Holdings in a Cash Deal

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Beam, Inc.

NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 Beam, Inc. ("Beam" or the "Company") (NYSE: BEAM) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct related to the sale of the Company to Suntory Holdings in a cash deal valued at $16 billion.  Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Beam's stockholders will receive $83.50 for each share of Beam common stock they own.

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The investigation focuses on whether Beam'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 Beam's shareholders. 

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is a national law firm which represents investors and individuals in class action litigation.  The firm is focused on providing exemplary legal services in complex litigation in the areas of securities, shareholder, antitrust and consumer litigation, throughout all phases of litigation.  The firm has an experienced trial team which has achieved significant victories on behalf of the firm's clients.  To keep track of the latest securities litigation news, follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/MergerActivity or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/FaruqiLaw.

If you own common stock in Beam and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please visit us at www.faruqilaw.com/BEAM or contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at [email protected] or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. 

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Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
369 Lexington Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Attn: Juan E. Monteverde, Esq.
[email protected]
Toll Free: (877) 247-4292
Phone:    (212) 983-9330

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