BOSTON, April 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a securities litigation firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating whether KBR, Inc. ("KBR" or the "Company") (NYSE: KBR) and certain of its officers and directors violated federal securities laws following the revelation that the Company is under investigation by the UK's Serious Fraud Office.
On April 28, 2017, KBR disclosed that the UK's Serious Fraud Office is investigating the Company's "interactions" with Unaoil, a Monaco-based oil company. The Serious Fraud Office confirmed that its investigation concerns corruption and bribery offenses relating to the Company's interactions with Unaoil.
On this news, the Company's stock has plunged nearly 10%, causing tens of millions in losses to investors.
If you purchased or otherwise acquired KBR securities and have questions about your legal rights or possess information relevant to this investigation, you are encouraged to contact attorney Bradley Vettraino at (617) 398-5600, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by visiting www.blockesq.com/kbr.
Confidentiality to whistleblowers or others with information relevant to this investigation is assured.
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