SOURCE: Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC

Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC

November 25, 2013 09:55 ET

INVESTOR ALERT: Upcoming Deadlines in Shareholder Litigation Involving Urban Outfitters, Inc., BlackBerry Ltd and J.C. Penney

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Nov 25, 2013) -  Holzer Holzer & Fistel LLC reminds investors of upcoming deadlines for applications to serve as lead plaintiff in securities class action lawsuits against Urban Outfitters, Inc., BlackBerry Limited and J.C. Penney Company, Inc.

Investors that suffered significant losses investing in any of these companies during the specified times who are interested in potentially serving as lead plaintiff in the respective class actions are encouraged to contact Marshall P. Dees, Esq. by email at mdees@holzerlaw.com or via toll-free telephone at (888) 508-6832 to discuss their legal rights.

A lead plaintiff is a representative party appointed by the court to act on behalf of other class members in directing the litigation. Any member of the purported class may move the court to serve as lead plaintiff through counsel of their choice, or may choose to do nothing and remain an absent class member.

Urban Outfitters

A class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased Urban Outfitters (NASDAQ: URBN) securities between March 12, 2013 and September 9, 2013. The lawsuit alleges the company violated the federal securities laws by allegedly misleading investors as to its sales and financial results during that time. 

The deadline to seek appointment as lead plaintiff in this lawsuit, which is pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, is December 10, 2013. More information about the lawsuit and the firm are available at www.holzerlaw.com.

BlackBerry Ltd

A class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY) securities between September 27, 2012 and September 20, 2013 alleging the company violated the federal securities laws by, among other things, misrepresenting the success of its BlackBerry 10 smart phones and platform. 

The deadline to seek appointment as lead plaintiff in this lawsuit, which is pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, is December 3, 2013. More information about the lawsuit and the firm are available at www.holzerlaw.com.

J.C. Penney Company Inc.

A class action lawsuit has been filed against J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) on behalf of investors who purchased its common stock between August 20, 2013 and September 26, 2013. The case alleges J.C. Penney issued false and misleading statements regarding its liquidity during that time.

The deadline to seek appointment as lead plaintiff in this lawsuit, which is pending in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, is November 30, 2013. More information is available about the lawsuit and the firm at www.holzerlaw.com.

About The Firm

Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC dedicates its practice to vigorous representation of shareholders and investors in litigation nationwide, including shareholder class action and derivative litigation. More information about the firm is available through its website, www.holzerlaw.com. and upon request from the firm. Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC has paid for the dissemination of this promotional communication, and Corey D. Holzer is the attorney responsible for its content