LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against PPG Industries, Inc. (''PPG” or ''the Company'') (NYSE: PPG) 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 April 24, 2017 and May 10, 2018, inclusive (the ''Class Period''), are encouraged to contact the firm before July 19, 2018.
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According to the Complaint, PPG made false and misleading statements to the marketplace. It states that the Company’s consolidated financial statements for the year ending December 31, 2017, and the quarterly statements of 2017 all contained improper accounting entries and could not be relied upon by the investing public. PPG also failed to sustain appropriate internal controls. As a result, the Company’s financial statements were materially false and misleading throughout the class period and did not accurately reflect the results of business operations and the financial health of PPG. According to the lawsuit, when accurate information about PPG became apparent in the market, investors suffered damages.
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