NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- root9B Technologies (OTCQB: RTNB) announced today that the United States District Court for the District of Colorado has dismissed, with prejudice, the securities class action litigation originally filed in June 2015 against root9B Technologies and certain of the Company's officers and directors.
"We are very pleased with the Court's decision and believe the ruling supports our position that the lawsuit was frivolous and without merit," said Joseph Grano, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of root9B Technologies. "We have always had tremendous confidence in the platform that Eric Hipkins and his team at root9B have built and are proud of the company's ability to develop best-in-class cybersecurity solutions."
The plaintiffs have a right to file an appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit within 30 days of the District Court's judgment.
A full copy of the United States District Court for the District of Colorado's judgment issued on September 21, 2016 is posted at: http://www.root9btechnologies.com/news/root9b-announces-dismissal-of-class-action-lawsuit.html
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About root9B Technologies
root9B Technologies is a leading provider of Cybersecurity and Regulatory Risk Mitigation. Through its wholly owned subsidiaries root9B and IPSA International, root9B Technologies delivers results that improve productivity, mitigate risk, and maximize profits. Our clients range in size from Fortune 100 companies to mid-sized and owner-managed businesses across a broad range of industries including local, state, and government agencies. For more information, visit www.root9BTechnologies.com
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