SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Atmel Corporation (ATML) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Dialog Semiconductor

NEW YORK--()--Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Atmel Corporation (“Atmel” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:ATML) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Dialog Semiconductor for approximately $4.6 billion in a cash and stock transaction.

The Company’s stockholders will only receive $4.65 in cash and 0.112 of a Dialog American Depositary share, or approximately $9.22, for each share of Company stock they own. Howver, the offer is inadequate since Atmel stock traded at $10.44 per share as recently as June 22, 2015 and an analyst has set a price target for Atmel stock at $12.00 per share.

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The investigation focuses on whether Atmel’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 Atmel’s shareholders.

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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

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