NEW YORK, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Herbalife Ltd. (“Herbalife” or the “Company”) (NYSE: HLF). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at [email protected] or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Herbalife and certain of its officers and/or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful business practices.
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On June 5, 2017, Herbalife announced that it was lowering its sales guidance, advising investors that new Federal Trade Commission regulations will have a great impact than expected on the Company’s sales. In addition, multiple news outlets have reported that Mark Friedman, the Herbalife executive involved in a 2016 settlement with U.S. regulators pursuant to which Herbalife agreed to pay $200 million to settle charges of deceiving customers, has stepped down from his position as general counsel.
On this news, Herbalife’s share price fell $4.93, or 6.67%, to close at $68.99 on June 5, 2017.
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Robert S. Willoughby
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