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The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of CVR Energy Inc. in Connection with a Merger Proposal from Carl Icahn

Friday, February 17, 2012

The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of CVR Energy Inc. in Connection with a Merger Proposal from Carl Icahn14:52 EST Friday, February 17, 2012 NEW YORK (Business Wire) -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of CVR Energy Inc. (“CVR” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CVI) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with a merger proposal from Carl Icahn. Under the terms of the proposed merger, CVR shareholders would receive $30 per share of CVR stock they own, plus a Contingent Value Right. The Contingent Value Right would entitle holders to an additional payment equal to the value that the Company is sold for in excess of $30 per share. Click here to learn more about the investigation: http://www.zlk.com/cvr-energy-cvi, or call: 877-363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you. The firm's investigation seeks to determine, among other things, whether the Board of CVR breached its fiduciary duties by adopting a poison pill takeover defense that would impede the sale of the Company. On February 16, 2012, The Wall Street Journal reported the Board adopted the poison pill immediately after Mr. Icahn took a stake in CVR. If you own common stock in CVR and wish to obtain additional information, please contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or visit http://www.zlk.com. Levi & Korsinsky has expertise in prosecuting investor securities litigation and extensive experience in actions involving financial fraud and represents investors throughout the nation, concentrating its practice in securities and shareholder litigation. The attorneys at Levi & Korsinsky have been appointed by numerous courts throughout the country to serve as lead counsel on behalf of shareholders in major litigations involving mergers and acquisitions. For more information, please feel free to contact any of the attorneys listed below. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes. Levi & Korsinsky, LLPJoseph Levi, Esq.Eduard Korsinsky, Esq.Tel: 212-363-7500Toll Free: 877-363-5972Fax: 212-363-7171www.zlk.com