NEW YORK, May 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (“Charles River” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CRL). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Charles River and certain of its officers and/or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful business practices.
On April 30, 2019, Charles River disclosed that a “highly sophisticated, well-resourced intruder” accessed its information system in mid-March 2019, and that data belonging to “approximately 1% of Charles River’s total number of clients” was “known to have been copied”. Following this disclosure, Charles River’s stock price fell $5.11 per share, or 3.59%, over the following two trading sessions, closing at $137.41 per share on May 1, 2019.
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