SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Jan 27, 2014, 10:08 ET from Pomerantz LLP

NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("SCLN" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SCLN) Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at or 888-476-6529, ext. 237.

The investigation concerns whether SCLN and certain of its officers and/or directors violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. 

On January 24, 2014, the Company filed a Form 8-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), identifying a number of internal control deficiencies with respect to the Company's revenue recognition and accounting for reserves. 

On this news, shares of SCLN fell $0.13 per share, or  more than 2.53% on intraday trading to a price of  $5.01 on January 27, 2014.

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