NEW YORK, July 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Navistar International Corp. ("Navistar" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: NAV). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Navistar and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
On July 14, 2015, the U.S. Department of Justice on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") filed a lawsuit against the Company and Navistar, Inc. in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois alleging that during 2010 the Company introduced into commerce approximately 7,750 heavy-duty diesel engines that did not meet the EPA's emissions standards applicable to 2010 engines, resulting in violations of the federal Clean Air Act. The lawsuit requests injunctive relief and the assessment of civil penalties of up to $37,500 per day for each violation.
On this news, Navistar shares have fallen as much as $0.47, or 2.33%, to close at $19.67 on July 15, 2015.
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