SOURCE: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP

Levi & Korsinsky, LLP

May 29, 2012 11:53 ET

The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of Claims of Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Benihana Inc. in Connection With the Sale of the Company to Angelo, Gordon & Co.

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - May 29, 2012) - Levi & Korsinsky notifies investors of Benihana Inc. ("Benihana" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BNHN) of claims of breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law against the board of directors of the Company in connection with the sale of the Company to Angelo, Gordon & Co. A complaint was filed in Delaware state court.

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Under the terms of the agreement, Benihana shareholders will receive $16.30 per share of Benihana stock they own. The transaction has an approximate value of $296 million. The claims concern whether the Benihana Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to Benihana stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before entering into this transaction and whether Angelo, Gordon & Co. is underpaying for Benihana shares, thus unlawfully harming Benihana stockholders. In particular, at least one analyst set a price target for Benihana stock at $17.30 per share.

If you own common stock in Benihana and wish to obtain additional information, please contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or

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    Levi & Korsinsky, LLP
    Joseph Levi, Esq.
    Eduard Korsinsky, Esq.
    30 Broad Street - 24th Floor
    New York, NY 10004
    Tel: (212) 363-7500
    Toll Free: (877) 363-5972
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