DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie Briscoe, founder of The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC, and the securities litigation firm of Powers Taylor LLP announce that a federal class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California against Puma Biotechnology Inc. (“Puma Biotechnology”) (NYSE: PBYI) and several officers and directors for acts taken during the period of July 23, 2014 to May 13, 2015 (the “Class Period”).
Based upon the allegations in the class action, the firms are investigating additional legal claims against the officers and Board of Directors of Puma Biotechnology. If you are an affected Puma Biotechnology shareholder and want to learn more about the lawsuit or join the action, contact Willie Briscoe at The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, Patrick Powers at Powers Taylor LLP via email at email@example.com, or call toll free at (877) 728-9607. There is no cost or fee to you.
According to the complaint, the defendants are alleged to have violated certain provisions of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Specifically, the complaint alleges, among other things, that defendants made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (a) its New Drug Application filing would be for a positive early stage breast cancer indication, rather than the previously announced metastatic breast cancer; (b) Puma Biotechnology would need to submit additional safety data from preclinical carcinogenicity studies with its New Drug Application filing, which it did not have; (c) the additional studies required would push the timelines for filing the New Drug Application; and (d) Puma Biotechnology overstated results from its Phase III ExteNET Trial.
The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC is a full service business litigation, commercial transaction, and public advocacy firm with more than 20 years of experience in complex litigation and transactional matters.
Powers Taylor LLP is a boutique litigation law firm that handles a variety of complex business litigation matters, including claims of investor and stockholder fraud, shareholder oppression, shareholder derivative suits, and security class actions.