NEW YORK, November 6, 2018 – The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased FPB Financial Corp. (“FPB” or the “Company”) (OTCMKTS: FPBF) stock prior to November 6, 2018. You are hereby notified that Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale of FPB to The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQGM: FBMS). Under the terms of the transaction, FPB shareholders will receive 0.83 shares of First Bancshares common stock for each share of FPB stock they own, subject to adjustment dependent upon the average closing price of First Bancshares’ common stock in the period prior to the closing of the merger. To learn more about the action and your rights, go to: https://www.zlk.com/mna/fpb-financial-corp or contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you. For more information on the FPB Merger, please contact us today!
The FPB merger investigation concerns whether the Board of FPB breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter into this transaction, and whether First Bancshares is underpaying for FPB shares, thus unlawfully harming FPB shareholders.
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