LOS ANGELES, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Avon Products, Inc. (“Avon” or “the Company”) (NYSE: AVP) for violations of §§10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Investors who purchased the Company's shares between August 2, 2016 and August 2, 2017, inclusive (the ''Class Period''), are encouraged to contact the firm before April 15, 2019.
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The class, in this case, has not yet been certified, and until certification occurs, you are not represented by an attorney. If you choose to take no action, you can remain an absent class member.
According to the Complaint, the Company made false and misleading statements to the market. Avon developed a plan not disclosed to investors to loosen its credit terms in Brazil, to recruit new representatives in its largest market. The Company did not increase its allowance for doubtful accounts despite putting the credit loosening scheme in place. Based on these facts, the Company’s public statements were false and materially misleading throughout the class period. When the market learned the truth about Avon, investors suffered damages.
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