SOURCE: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC

February 12, 2016 22:00 ET

The Former Attorney General of Louisiana & Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Large Investors of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. - ESPR

NEW ORLEANS, LA--(Marketwired - February 12, 2016) - Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until March 14, 2016 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ESPR), if they purchased the Company's securities between August 18, 2015 through September 28, 2015, inclusive (the "Class Period"). This action is pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.

What You May Do

If you purchased shares of Esperion and would like to discuss your legal rights and how this case might affect you and your right to recover for your economic loss, you may, without obligation or cost to you, call toll-free at 1-877-515-1850 or email KSF Managing Partner Lewis Kahn ( If you wish to serve as a lead plaintiff in this class action, you must petition the Court by March 14, 2016.

About the Lawsuit

Esperion and certain of its executives are charged with failing to disclose material information during the Class Period, violating federal securities laws. 

The alleged false statements and omissions include, in part, that: (i) there was no clear path to approval for ETC-1002, a once-daily small molecule designed to lower LDL-cholesterol levels while avoiding the side effects associated with other LDL-cholesterol lowering therapies on the market; (ii) the FDA had encouraged Esperion Therapeutics to initiate a cardiovascular outcomes trial ("CVOT"); and (iii) completion of a CVOT could be necessary prior to approval of ETC-1002.

About Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC

KSF, whose partners include the Former Louisiana Attorney General Charles C. Foti, Jr., is a law firm focused on securities, antitrust and consumer class actions, along with merger & acquisition and breach of fiduciary litigation against publicly traded companies on behalf of shareholders. The firm has offices in New York, California and Louisiana.

To learn more about KSF, you may visit

Contact Information

  • Contact:

    Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC
    Lewis Kahn
    Managing Partner
    206 Covington St.
    Madisonville, LA 70447