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SPARK THERAPEUTICS, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout

February 26, 2019

WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 26, 2019--Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.:

  • Do you own shares of Spark Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ GS: ONCE )?
  • Did you purchase any of your shares prior to February 25, 2019?
  • Do you think the proposed buyout is fair?
  • Do you want to discuss your rights?

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of Spark Therapeutics, Inc. (“Spark” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ GS: ONCE ) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Company’s entry into an agreement to be acquired by Roche Holding Ltd. (“Roche”) (OTCQX: RHHBY ), in a transaction valued at approximately $4.8 billion. Under the terms of the agreement, shareholders of Spark will receive $114.50 in cash for each share of Spark common stock.

If you own common stock of Spark and purchased any shares before February 25, 2019, if you would like to learn more about this investigation, or if you have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests, please contact Seth D. Rigrodsky or Gina M. Serra toll-free at (888) 969-4242, by e-mail at info@rl-legal.com, or at https://www.rigrodskylong.com/offices-contact.

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., with offices in Delaware, New York, and California, has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars on behalf of investors and achieved substantial corporate governance reforms in numerous cases nationwide, including federal securities fraud actions, shareholder class actions, and shareholder derivative actions.

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CONTACT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.

Seth D. Rigrodsky

Gina M. Serra

(888) 969-4242

(302) 295-5310

Fax: (302) 654-7530

info@rl-legal.com

http://www.rigrodskylong.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA DELAWARE NEW YORK

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES LEGAL

SOURCE: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.

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