Heinz To Turn Over Docs On $28B Buyout To Investors

Law360, New York (April 3, 2013, 2:52 PM EDT) -- H.J. Heinz Co. agreed Tuesday to turn over board minutes and other discovery materials related to its $28 billion private equity buyout by 3G Capital Partners Ltd. and Berkshire Hathaway Inc., a plaintiffs attorney confirmed, as the condiment maker faces several class actions over the deal.

Heinz announced its plan to go private on Valentine's Day and within weeks was the subject of a derivative lawsuit and several punitive shareholder class actions filed in the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County in Pennsylvania, where the...
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