Westway Group, Inc. (WWAY) is Investigated by Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP for Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duties

  Westway Group, Inc. (WWAY) is Investigated by Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP for
  Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duties

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- January 17, 2013

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New
York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Westway Group, Inc.
(“Westway” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: WWAY) for potential breaches of
fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct related to the sale of the
Company to an affiliate of EQT Infrastructure II in an all-cash deal valued at
approximately $419 million. Under the terms of the proposed transaction,
Westway’s stockholders will receive $6.70 in cash for each share of Westway
common stock they own, while according to Yahoo! Finance, at least one
financial analyst has set a price target of $7.00 for Westway. The proposed
transaction is structured as a tender offer and may be effectuated without a
shareholder vote.

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The investigation focuses on whether Westway’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 Westway’s shareholders.

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

Contact:

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

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Contact:

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
Juan E. Monteverde, Esq.
(877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330
jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com
 
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