LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / March 7, 2018 / The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Bristol-Myers Squibb Company ("Bristol-Myers" or "the Company") (NYSE: BMY) for violations of §§10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Investors who purchased the Company's shares between January 27, 2015 and October 9, 2016, inclusive (the "Class Period"), are encouraged to contact the firm before April 10, 2018, the lead plaintiff motion deadline.
We also encourage you to contact Brian Schall, or Sherin Mahdavian, of the Schall Law Firm, 1880 Century Park East, Suite 404, Los Angeles, CA 90067, at 424-303-1964 to discuss your rights free of charge. You can also reach us through the firm's website at www.schallfirm.com, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The class, in this case, has not yet been certified, and until certification occurs, you are not represented by an attorney. If you choose to take no action, you can remain an absent class member.
According to the complaint, the Company issued false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose: (1) that Bristol-Myers' CheckMate-026 trial was more likely to fail than Defendants were representing; (2) that Bristol- Myers' CheckMate-026 trial failed more severely than the Company indicated it did in the Company's August 5, 2016 announcements and disclosures; and (3) that, as a result of the foregoing, Defendants' statements about Bristol-Myers' business, operations, and prospects, were materially false and/or misleading and/or lacked a reasonable basis.When the truth was revealed to the investing public, shares dropped causing shareholders harm.
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