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TRW Automotive Merger Review

TRW Automotive acquisition takeover shareholder lawsuit

TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (TRW) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with ZF Friedrichshafen AG under which ZF will acquire all outstanding shares of TRW for US$105.60 per share.  The proposed TRW merger is an all-cash transaction that values TRW at approximately $13.5 billion.

TRW Automotive shareholders are entitled to answers to important questions regarding the proposed merger

  1. Does the merger agreement contain unfair termination provisions?  
  2. Does the merger agreement place perhaps an undue burden on the board of directors relating to subsequent offers from third parties. 
  3. Did the TRW Automotive board of directors obtain a fairness opinion from an independent investment bank?  
  4. What did the independent fairness show?
  5. Did the board of directors engage other potential suitors?

TRW Automotive merger or takeover shareholder lawsuit investigation

State security laws provide shareholders a no cost means to question a proposed sale of a publicly traded company.  This review process is deemed a shareholder class action and affords at times shareholders an avenue to investigate fully the proposed transaction.  At minimum, this process often obtains answers to the above questions.  If you own the common stock of TRW Automotive and 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 fill out the contact form on this web page. 

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