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Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Launches An Investigation Against The Clorox Company (CLX) For Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duties By Its Board Of Directors In The Manner It Seeks Executive Compensation Approval

Tuesday, October 09, 2012

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Launches An Investigation Against The Clorox Company (CLX) For Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duties By Its Board Of Directors In The Manner It Seeks Executive Compensation Approval16:53 EDT Tuesday, October 09, 2012 NEW YORK (Business Wire) -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of The Clorox Company (“Clorox” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CLX) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct in seeking shareholders' approval of executive compensation and an amendment to the Company's Stock Incentive Plan. Specifically, in the Proxy Statement filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission on September 28, 2012, the Board of Directors recommends that Clorox's shareholders vote to approve an amendment to the Company's 2005 Stock Incentive Plan (the “2005 Plan”) to increase the number of shares that may be issued under the 2005 Plan by an additional 2,900,000 shares. The issuance of the additional shares could have a severe dilutive effect on the shares of Clorox common stock. Request more information now by clicking here: www.faruqilaw.com/CLX. There is no cost or obligation to you. Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is a national law firm which represents investors and individuals in class action litigation. The firm is focused on providing exemplary legal services in complex litigation in the areas of securities, shareholder, antitrust and consumer litigation, throughout all phases of litigation. The firm has an experienced trial team which has achieved significant victories on behalf of the firm's clients. If you own common stock in Clorox and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please visit us at www.faruqilaw.com/CLX or contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330. Attorney Advertising. (C) 2012 Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP. The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP (www.faruqilaw.com). Prior results do not guarantee or predict a similar outcome with respect to any future matter. We are happy to discuss your particular case. SOURCE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP369 Lexington Avenue, 10th FloorNew York, NY 10017Attn: Juan E. Monteverde, Esq.jmonteverde@faruqilaw.comToll Free: (877) 247-4292Phone: (212) 983-9330