CLASS ACTION DEADLINE MONDAY for PRTA and SYMC: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders
NEW YORK, July 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that class action lawsuits have commenced on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies. Shareholders interested in serving as lead plaintiff have until the deadlines listed to petition the court; further details about the cases can be found at the links provided.
Prothena Corporation (NASDAQ:PRTA)Class Period: October 15, 2015 – April 20, 2018Lead Plaintiff Deadline: July 16, 2018
According to the complaint, Prothena allegedly made materially false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: relevant trial data showed that Prothena’s antibody NEOD001, designed to treat amyloid light chain amyloidosis (“AL amyloidosis”), was not an effective treatment; the Company made misleading comparisons of NEOD001’s “best response” rates against certain prior studies; and the Company touted Prothena’s ongoing Phase 1/2 study of NEOD001 as providing a strong basis for late-stage Phase 2b and Phase 3 studies of NEOD001, even though the full Phase 1/2 study data demonstrated that NEOD001 was not an effective treatment.
To learn more about the Prothena class action go to: http://www.zlk.com/pslra-d/prothena-corporation?wire=3.
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC) Class Period: May 20, 2017 - May 10, 2018Lead Plaintiff Deadline: July 16, 2018
The complaint alleges that Symantec’s internal controls over financial reporting were materially weak and deficient; Symantec later disclosed “reporting of certain Non-GAAP measures including those that could impact executive compensation programs” would lead to heightened regulatory scrutiny by the SEC; and as a result, Symantec’s public statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times. On May 10, 2018, Symantec announced the commencement of an internal investigation “in connection with concerns raised by a former employee.”
To learn more about the Symantec action go to: http://www.zlk.com/pslra-d/symantec-corp?wire=3.
You have until the lead plaintiff deadlines to request the court appoint you as lead plaintiff. Your ability to share in any recovery doesn’t require that you serve as a lead plaintiff.
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