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INVESTOR ALERT: Kirby McInerney LLP Announces an Investigation of Shareholder Claims Against Cronos Group Inc.

March 3, 2020 GMT

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 2, 2020--

The law firm of Kirby McInerney LLP is investigating potential claims against Cronos Group Inc. (“Cronos” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CRON ). This investigation concerns whether Cronos has violated federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices.

On February 24, 2020, Cronos announced that it would delay its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2019 earnings release and conference call, previously scheduled for February 27, 2020. No explanation for the delay was given. On this news, the price of Cronos shares fell $0.78, or 10.9%, to close at $6.37 on February 24, 2020.

On March 2, 2020, after the market closed, Cronos announced that it had requested a 15-day extension of the due date for filing of its complete Annual Report on Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The Company further revealed that the delay was a result of a “review by the Audit Committee of the Company’s Board of Directors, with the assistance of outside counsel and forensic accountants, of several bulk resin purchases and sales of products through the wholesale channel and the appropriateness of the recognition of revenue from those transactions.”

If you acquired Cronos securities, have information, or would like to learn more about these claims, please contact Thomas W. Elrod of Kirby McInerney LLP at 212-371-6600, by email at investigations@kmllp.com, or by filling out this contact form, to discuss your rights or interests with respect to these matters without any cost to you.

Kirby McInerney LLP is a New York-based plaintiffs’ law firm concentrating in securities, antitrust, and whistleblower litigation. The firm’s efforts on behalf of shareholders in securities litigation have resulted in recoveries totaling billions of dollars. Additional information about the firm can be found at Kirby McInerney LLP’s website: www.kmllp.com.

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CONTACT: Kirby McInerney LLP

Thomas W. Elrod, Esq.

(212) 371-6600





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