KYTHERA SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (KYTH) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Allergan plc.

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.

NEW YORK--()--Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Kythera” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:KYTH) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Allergan plc. for approximately $2.1 billion. The Company’s stockholders will only receive approximately $75 per share for each share of Kythera common stock they own.

The fixed-value transaction consideration will be payable 80 percent in cash and 20 percent in new Allergan shares issued to Kythera shareholders. However, at least one analyst has set a price target of $85.00 for shares of the Company and the current offer has a negligible premium.

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The investigation focuses on whether Kythera’s Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to the Company’s stockholders by failing to conduct a fair sales process and whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the Company to the detriment of Kythera’s shareholders.

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Phone: (212) 983-9330

Contacts

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
369 Lexington Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Attn: Juan E. Monteverde, Esq.
jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com
Toll Free: (877) 247-4292
Phone: (212) 983-9330