Deadline on January 14, 2014 in Lawsuit for Investors in Ixia (XXIA) Shares Announced by Shareholders Foundation

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SAN DIEGO, Dec. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a deadline to get actively involved is coming up on January 14, 2014 in the lawsuit filed on behalf of certain investors in shares Ixia (XXIA) over alleged Securities Laws Violations by Ixia in connection with certain allegedly false and misleading statements made between April 29, 2010 and October 24, 2013.

If you purchased a significant amount of common stock Ixia (XXIA) between April 29, 2010 and October 24, 2013, and / or if you purchased XXIA shares in 2010 or earlier and currently hold any of those shares, you have certain options and you should contact the Shareholders Foundation, Inc. by e-mail at or call +1 (858) 779-1554.

The plaintiff alleges that the defendants made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that Ixia improperly recognized revenues related to its warranty and software maintenance contracts, that Ixia's Chief Executive Officer "CEO" misstated his academic credentials and employment history, that Ixia lacked adequate internal and financial controls, and that as a result of the foregoing, Ixia's statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times.

On April 3, 2013, Ixia announced it would restate financial statements for the fiscal years ended December 31, 2011 and 2010, and the fiscal quarters ended March 31, 2011, June 30, 2011, September 30, 2011, March 31, 2012, June 30, 2012, and September 30, 2012. On October 24, 2013, Ixia announced that Vic Alston has resigned as its President and CEO and as a member of its board of directors following a determination by the Ixia audit committee that although he had attended Stanford University, he had misstated his academic credentials, incorrectly claiming to have received a B.S. and a M.S. in Computer Science, and had misstated his age and early employment history.

Shares of Ixia declined from $22.24 per share on March 6, 2013 to as low as $11.91 per share on December 5, 2013.

The plaintiff seeks to recover damages on behalf of all purchasers of Ixia common stock between April 29, 2010 and October 24, 2013.

Those who purchased shares of Ixia have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation, Inc.

The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. is a professional portfolio legal monitoring and a settlement claim filing service, which does research related to shareholder issues and informs investors of securities class actions, settlements, judgments, and other legal related news to the stock/financial market. The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. is not a law firm. The information is provided as a public service. It is not intended as legal advice and should not be relied upon.

CONTACT: Shareholders Foundation, Inc. Trevor Allen +1 (858) 779-1554 3111 Camino Del Rio North Suite 423 San Diego, CA 92108

Source:Shareholders Foundation, Inc.