Deadline in Lawsuit for Investors in Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ:AVXL) Shares Announced by Shareholders Foundation

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit was filed in New York on behalf of certain investors who purchased of shares of Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ:AVXL) over alleged Securities Laws Violations by Anavex Life Sciences.

Investors who purchased shares of Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ:AVXL) have certain options and for certain investors are short and strict deadlines running. Deadline: February 29, 2016. (NASDAQ:AVXL) investors should contact the Shareholders Foundation at or call +1(858) 779 - 1554.

The plaintiff claims that the defendants made certain allegedly false and/or misleading statements and/or allegedly failed to disclose that Anavex had used a paid stock promoter to artificially inflate the Company’s share price and that as a result of the foregoing, Anavex’s public statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times.

On December 29, 2015, Anavex Life Sciences Corp. disclosed that it had received a subpoena from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on December 22, 2015. Anavex Life Sciences Corp. stated, in part, that "[t]he Company believes the subpoena and investigation relate to the recent unusual activity in the market for the Company's shares."

On December 30, 2015, a report was published entitled “Anavex: A Regulatory Target Damaged By Incriminating Evidence.”

Those who purchased (NASDAQ:AVXL) 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.

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

Source:Shareholders Foundation, Inc.