LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lundin Law PC, a shareholder rights firm announces a class action lawsuit against Caterpillar Inc. (“Caterpillar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CAT). Investors who purchased or otherwise acquired Caterpillar shares between February 19, 2013 and March 1, 2017 inclusive (the “Class Period”), are encouraged to contact the firm in advance of the May 2, 2017 lead plaintiff deadline.
No class has been certified in the above action yet. Until certification occurs, you are not represented by an attorney. You may choose to take no action and remain a passive class member.
On March 2, 2017, it was revealed that federal law enforcement authorities, such as the U.S. Department of Justice and the Internal Revenue Service, entered Caterpillar’s Peoria, Illinois, headquarters and its offices. Corrie Scott from Caterpillar stated, “Law enforcement is present in various Peoria-area Caterpillar facilities executing a search warrant. Caterpillar is cooperating.” When this information was revealed to investors, the value of Caterpillar fell, causing investors harm.
Lundin Law PC was established by Brian Lundin, a securities litigator based in Los Angeles dedicated to upholding shareholders’ rights.
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