RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The following release was issued
today jointly by Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP and Milberg Weiss
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
DISTRICT OF MARYLAND
IN RE MARTEK BIOSCIENCES CORP. (Ticker: MATK) SECURITIES LITIGATION
Civil Action No. MJG 05-1224
SUMMARY NOTICE OF PROPOSED SETTLEMENT AND SETTLEMENT HEARING
TO: ALL PERSONS AND ENTITIES WHO PURCHASED OR OTHERWISE ACQUIRED MARTEK BIOSCIENCES CORPORATION COMMON STOCK DURING THE PERIOD DECEMBER 9, 2004, THROUGH APRIL 28, 2005, INCLUSIVE.
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that the above-captioned action has been certified as a class action and that a settlement for Six Million Dollars ($6,000,000) has been proposed. A hearing will be held before the Honorable Marvin J. Garbis in the United States District Court for the District of Maryland, United States Courthouse, 101 W. Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, at 10:00 a.m., on April 4, 2008, to determine whether (1) the proposed Settlement should be approved by the Court as fair, reasonable, and adequate; (2) Plaintiffs' Co-Lead Counsel's application for an award of attorneys' fees and reimbursement of expenses should be approved; (3) Lead Plaintiffs should be reimbursed for their reasonable costs and expenses (including lost wages) directly related to their representation of the Class in the litigation; and (4) the claims against the Defendants should be dismissed with prejudice.
IF YOU ARE A MEMBER OF THE CLASS DESCRIBED ABOVE, YOUR RIGHTS WILL BE
AFFECTED AND YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO SHARE IN THE SETTLEMENT FUND. If you
have not yet received the full printed Notice of Proposed Settlement of
Class Action and Motion for Attorneys' Fees and Expenses (the "Settlement
Notice") and Proof of Claim and Release form ("Claim Form"), you may obtain
copies of these documents by visiting MartekSecuritiesSettlement.com or by
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