Allakos, Inc. Investigated by Block & Leviton LLP For Violations of Federal Securities Laws
BOSTON, Dec. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Block & Leviton LLP ( www.blockesq.com ), a securities litigation firm representing investors and whistleblowers nationwide, is investigating Allakos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALLK) and certain of its officers and directors for potential violations of federal securities laws.
On December 18, 2019, Seligman Research published a report on Allakos, a therapeutic antibody developer, entitled “A Suspect Biotech with a Phase 2 Farce, Incredulous Trial Investigators, and Warning Signs of Potential Fraud.” The report claims to have identified 22 “red flags” and accused the company of having “a checkered history of conducting small, low-credibility trials, marked by a striking level of what we consider to be discrepancies, omissions, cherry-picking, and other red flags”; and engaging in “[f]lagrant nepotism in key clinical roles.”
On this news, Allakos’s stock price fell $13.25 per share, or 10%, to close at $119.28 on December 18, 2019.
If you have purchased or otherwise acquired Allakos securities and have questions about your legal rights, or possess information relevant to this investigation, you are encouraged to contact attorney Mark Delaney at (617) 398-5600, by email at email@example.com, or by visiting https://shareholder.law/allk.
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