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The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of H.J. Heinz Company in Connection with the Sale of the Company to a Consortium

Friday, February 15, 2013

The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of H.J. Heinz Company in Connection with the Sale of the Company to a Consortium13:38 EST Friday, February 15, 2013NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of H.J. Heinz Company ("Heinz" or the "Company") (NYSE: HNZ) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to a consortium comprised of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A, BRK.B) and 3G Capital.(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120409/MM84375LOGO )Click here to learn how to join the action: http://zlk.9nl.com/hj-heinz-hnz/, or call: 877-363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you.Under the terms of the transaction, Heinz shareholders will receive $72.50 for each share of Heinz stock they own. The investigation concerns whether the Heinz Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before entering into this transaction and whether Berkshire Hathaway and 3G are underpaying for Heinz shares, thus unlawfully harming Heinz stockholders. If you own common stock in Heinz 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 http://zlk.9nl.com/hj-heinz-hnz/.  Levi & Korsinsky is a national firm with offices in New York, New Jersey, and Washington D.C.  The firm has extensive expertise in prosecuting securities litigation involving financial fraud, representing investors throughout the nation in securities and shareholder lawsuits.  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 securities lawsuits and have successfully recovered multimillion-dollar damages awards on behalf of investors.  For more information, please feel free to contact any of the attorneys listed below. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.CONTACT:      Levi & Korsinsky, LLP  Joseph Levi, Esq.  Eduard Korsinsky, Esq.  30 Broad Street - 24th Floor   New York, NY 10004              Tel: (212) 363-7500  Toll Free:  (877) 363-5972  Fax: (866) 367-6510  www.zlk.com SOURCE Levi & Korsinsky, LLP