Deadline in Lawsuit for Investors in Starz (NASDAQ:STRZA, STRZB) Shares Announced by Shareholders Foundation

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 09, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit was filed in California on behalf of certain purchasers of shares of Starz (NASDAQ:STRZA) (NASDAQ:STRZB) over alleged Securities Laws Violations by Starz .

Investors who purchased shares of Starz (NASDAQ:STRZA) (NASDAQ:STRZB) have certain options and for certain investors are short and strict deadlines running. Deadline: January 8, 2016. STRZA & STRZB investors should contact the Shareholders Foundation at or call +1(858) 779 - 1554.

The plaintiff claims that defendants issued certain allegedly materially false and misleading statements to investors and/or allegedly failed to disclose that Starz lacked adequate internal controls, that according to a former Starz senior executive, Starz’s contract with Comcast Corporation was a result of illicit business practices, and that as a result, Starz’s public statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times.

On October 29, 2015, it was revealed that Starz’s former Senior Vice President of Sales and Affiliate Marketing Keno Thomas filed a lawsuit against Starz, CEO Christopher Albrecht, CRO Michael Thornton and Liberty Media. The lawsuit alleges, among other things, that Thomas “was ordered by Starz senior management, at the behest of Mr. Thornton, to fabricate revenue and subscriber information so that Mr. Thornton and Mr. Albrecht could present those falsified figures to Starz’s Board of Directors” and “Starz ultimately terminated Mr. Thomas for his whistleblowing, his refusal to participate in illegal activities[.]”

Those who purchased Starz (NASDAQ:STRZA) and (NASDAQ:STRZB) shares have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation, Inc. by e-mail at or call +1 (858) 779-1554.

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.

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

Source:Shareholders Foundation, Inc.