Gas Natural Inc.

Shareholder Corporation Litigation

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Gas Natural Inc. (NYSE MKT: EGAS) Buyout

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of Gas Natural Inc. (“Gas Natural” or the “Company”) (NYSE MKT: EGAS) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Company’s entry into an agreement to be acquired by First Reserve, in a transaction valued at approximately $196 million.

Under the terms of the agreement, shareholders of Gas Natural will receive $13.10 in cash for each share of Gas Natural common stock.

The investigation concerns whether Gas Natural’s board of directors failed to adequately shop the Company and obtain the best possible value for Gas Natural shareholders before entering into an agreement with First Reserve.

If you own the common stock of Gas Natural and purchased your shares before October 10, 2016, if you have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or if you wish to discuss these matters or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Seth D. Rigrodsky or Gina M. Serra at Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., 2 Righter Parkway, Suite 120, Wilmington, DE 19803, by telephone at (888) 969-4242; by e-mail to info@rl-legal.com.

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., with offices in Wilmington, Delaware and Garden City, New York, regularly prosecutes securities class, derivative and direct actions, shareholder rights litigation and corporate governance litigation, on behalf of shareholders in states and federal courts throughout the United States.

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