CLASS ACTION ALERT: Brower Piven Notifies Investors of Class Action Lawsuit And Encourages Those Who Have Significant Losses From Investment In Adient plc (NYSE: ADNT) To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff Deadline

November 27, 2018

STEVENSON, Md., Nov. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of Adient plc (NYSE: ADNT) (“Adient” or the “Company”) securities during the period between October 31, 2016 and June 11, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Period”). Investors who wish to become proactively involved in the litigation have until December 3, 2018 to seek appointment as lead plaintiff.

If you wish to choose counsel to represent you and the class, you must apply to be appointed lead plaintiff and be selected by the Court. The lead plaintiff will direct the litigation and participate in important decisions including whether to accept a settlement for the class in the action. The lead plaintiff will be selected from among applicants claiming the largest loss from investment in Adient securities during the Class Period. Members of the class will be represented by the lead plaintiff and counsel chosen by the lead plaintiff. No class has yet been certified in the above action.

The complaint accuses the defendants of violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 by virtue of the defendants’ failure to disclose during the Class Period that the Company’s seat structures and mechanisms (“SS&M”) business was facing significant operational and financial headwinds.

According to the complaint, following a January 17, 2018 announcement that the Company’s near-term results were being significantly impacted by SS&M, a January 29, 2018 announcement of disappointing financial results for the first quarter of 2018 attributing the poor results to problems in SS&M, and a June 11, 2018 announcement of a sudden and immediate resignation of its CEO and reduction of its earnings guidance, the value of Adient shares declined significantly.

If you have suffered a loss in excess of $100,000 from investment in Adient securities purchased on or after October 31, 2016 and held through the revelation of negative information during and/or at the end of the Class Period and would like to learn more about this lawsuit and your ability to participate as a lead plaintiff, without cost or obligation to you, please contact Brower Piven either by email at hoffman@browerpiven.com or by telephone at (410) 415-6616.

Attorneys at Brower Piven have extensive experience in litigating securities and other class action cases and have been advocating for the rights of shareholders since the 1980s. If you choose to retain counsel, you may retain Brower Piven without financial obligation or cost to you, or you may retain other counsel of your choice. You need take no action at this time to be a member of the class.

CONTACT: Charles J. PivenBrower Piven, A Professional Corporation1925 Old Valley RoadStevenson, Maryland 21153Telephone: 410-415-6616 hoffman@browerpiven.com

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