BALA CYNWYD, PA / ACCESSWIRE / December 21, 2020 / Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of NantKwest, Inc. ("NantKwest" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:NK) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of federal and state law in connection with the agreement to be acquired by ImmunityBio. Under the terms of the agreement, ImmunityBio shareholders will receive a fixed exchange ratio of 0.8190 shares of NantKwest for each share of ImmunityBio owned. Upon completion of the transaction, on a fully diluted basis, ImmunityBio shareholders will own approximately 72% of the combined company and NantKwest shareholders will own only approximately 28% of the combined company, on a fully diluted basis.
The investigation concerns whether the NantKwest Board breached its fiduciary duties to shareholders by failing to conduct a fair process and whether ImmunityBio is paying too little for the Company.
If you own shares of NantKwest stock and wish to discuss the legal ramifications of the investigation, or have any questions, you may e-mail or call the law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC who will, without obligation or cost to you, attempt to answer your questions. You may contact Jason L. Brodsky, Esquire, or Marc L. Ackerman, Esquire at Brodsky & Smith, LLC, Two Bala Plaza, Suite 805, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, visit https://www.brodskysmith.com/cases/nantkwest-inc-nasdaq-nk/, or call toll free 855-576-4847.
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