Merger News

USG Merger Investigation

Levi & Korsinsky, LLP

June 11, 2018

To: All Persons or Entities who purchased USG Corporation (“USG” or the “Company”) (NYSE: USG) stock prior to June 11, 2018You are hereby notified that Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the USG merger. USG will be sold to Gebr. Knauf KG. Under the terms of the transaction, USG shareholders will receive $44 per share, consisting of $43.50 per share in cash and a $0.50 per share special dividend paid upon shareholder approval of the transaction. To learn more about the USG merger and your rights, go to or contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you.

The investigation concerns whether the Board of USG breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter into this transaction, and whether Gebr. Knauf KG is underpaying for USG shares, thus unlawfully harming USG shareholders. Shareholders representing a combined 31% of the Company’s outstanding shares have already agreed to tender their shares.

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