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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Board of Eastern Insurance Holdings, Inc. In Connection With Sale Of Company to ProAssurance Corporation

Monday, September 30, 2013

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Board of Eastern Insurance Holdings, Inc. In Connection With Sale Of Company to ProAssurance Corporation

11:15 EDT Monday, September 30, 2013

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of Eastern Insurance Holdings, Inc. ("Eastern Insurance" or the "Company") (NasdaqGM: EIHI) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE: PRA).

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Click here to learn more about the investigation http://zlk.9nl.com/eastern-insurance-holdings-eihi/, or call: 877-363-5972. There is no cost or obligation to you.

Under the terms of the transaction, Eastern Insurance shareholders will receive $24.50 for each share of Eastern Insurance stock they own. The transaction has an approximate total value of $205 million. The investigation concerns whether the Eastern Insurance Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter into this transaction, and whether ProAssurance Corporation is underpaying for Eastern Insurance shares.

If you own Eastern Insurance common stock 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://zlk.9nl.com/eastern-insurance-holdings-eihi/.   

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. 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, LLPJoseph Levi, Esq.Eduard Korsinsky, Esq.30 Broad Street - 24th Floor New York, NY 10004 Tel: (212) 363-7500Toll Free:  (877) 363-5972Fax: (212) 363-7171www.zlk.com

SOURCE Levi & Korsinsky, LLP

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