Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (KOG) has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL). It is an all-stock transaction that values Kodiak Oil at $6.0 billion, based on the closing price of Whiting on July 11, 2014, and including Kodiak’s net debt of $2.2 billion as of March 31, 2014.
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 Kodiak Oil 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.