Hagens Berman LLP, an investor-rights law firm, is continuing to investigate Hercules Offshore to determine if the company violated securities laws. The investigation began after the announcement of a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Department of Justice investigation of certain of the company’s activities. Hagens Berman partner Reed R. Kathrein is continuing to lead the firm’s investigation from its San Francisco office. Houston-based... Read more..
Hercules Offshore, Inc. announced today that it has entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement with Seahawk Drilling, Inc. (Nasdaq:HAWK – News) and its affiliates (collectively “Seahawk”) to purchase 20 jackup rigs and related assets from Seahawk for approximately 22.3 million shares of Hercules Offshore common stock and cash consideration of $25 million, which will be used primarily to pay off Seahawk’s Debtor-in-Possession... Read more..