AMCOL INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout Proposal

  AMCOL INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.   Announces Investigation Of Buyout Proposal  Business Wire  WILMINGTON, Del. -- February 14, 2014  Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.:    *Do you own shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO)?   *Did you purchase any of your shares prior to February 12, 2014?   *Do you think the proposed buyout price is too low?   *Do you want to discuss your rights?  Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of AMCOL International Corporation (“AMCOL” or the “Company”) (NYSE: ACO) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Company’s receipt of a proposal to be acquired by Minerals Technologies Inc. (“Minerals”) (NYSE: MTX), in a transaction valued at approximately $1.38 billion.  Click here to learn more: http://www.rigrodskylong.com/investigations/amcol-international-corporation-aco-proposal.  Under the terms of the agreement, public shareholders of AMCOL will receive $42.00 per share in cash for each share of AMCOL they own.  The investigation concerns the AMCOL’s board of directors’ process for consideration of the proposed transaction, whether the Company is acting in its shareholders’ best interests and whether the proposed consideration to be paid to AMCOL’s shareholders would be fair and adequate.  If you own the common stock of AMCOL and purchased your shares before February 12, 2014, if you have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or if you wish to discuss these matters or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Seth D. Rigrodsky or Gina M. Serra at Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., 2 Righter Parkway, Suite 120, Wilmington, Delaware 19803; by telephone at (888) 969-4242; or by e-mail to info@rl-legal.com, or at: http://www.rigrodskylong.com/investigations/amcol-international-corporation-aco-proposal.  Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., with offices in Wilmington, Delaware and Garden City, New York, regularly prosecutes securities class, derivative and direct actions, shareholder rights litigation and corporate governance litigation, on behalf of shareholders in states and federal courts throughout the United States.  Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.  Contact:  Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Seth D. Rigrodsky Gina M. Serra 888-969-4242 302-295-5310 Fax: 302-654-7530 info@rl-legal.com http://www.rigrodskylong.com