DALLAS, Texas – Baron & Budd, P.C. attorneys have been appointed co-lead counsel on behalf of a putative class of 7-Eleven, Inc. shareholders in Dallas County, Texas in the case of In re 7-Eleven Inc. Shareholder Litigation, No. 0508944-M, Dallas County, Texas District Court, 298th Judicial District.

The suit alleges that 7-Eleven's majority shareholder, Seven-Eleven Japan, has engaged in a plan to acquire the minority interest of the company currently controlled by shareholders for a grossly inadequate price. On September 1, 2005, Seven-Eleven Japan offered, through its subsidiary, to purchase all the shares in 7-Eleven at a price of $32.50 per share. The stock currently trades above $35 per share.

 

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