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NASDAQ:YRCW Shareholder Alert: Investigation over Potential Wrongdoing at YRC Worldwide Inc.

Via: ReleaseWire

Updated 12:15 PM CDT, Wed, September 18,2019

An investigation on behalf of investors in YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) shares over potential wrongdoing at YRC Worldwide Inc. was announced.

San Diego, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/18/2019 -- An investigation was announced over potential breaches of fiduciary duties by certain directors at YRC Worldwide Inc.

Investors who purchased shares of YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation at or call +1(858) 779 - 1554.

The investigation by a law firm concerns whether certain YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW officers and directors breached their fiduciary duties and caused damage to the company and its shareholders.

On January 2, 2019, a lawsuit was filed against YRC Worldwide Inc. over alleged violations of Federal Securities Laws. The plaintiff claims that between March 10, 2014 and December 14, 2018, the Defendants made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that from 2005 to at least 2013, YRC's units systematically overcharged the federal government for freight carrier services, that this alleged misconduct caused the Department of Defense to overpay by millions of dollars for shipments that were lighter, and thus cheaper, than the weights for which the government was charged, that consequently, this alleged misconduct would subject YRC to enhanced government scrutiny and liabilities, including potentially owing treble damages under the False Claims Act, and that as a result, YRC's public statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times. When the true details entered the market, the lawsuit claims that investors suffered damages.

Those who purchased shares of YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation.

Shareholders Foundation, Inc.
Michael Daniels
3111 Camino Del Rio North - Suite 423
92108 San Diego
Phone: +1-(858)-779-1554
Fax: +1-(858)-605-5739

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