NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of PAREXEL Corporation ("PAREXEL" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: PRXL). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at [email protected] or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether PAREXEL and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
On August 30, 2016, post-market, PAREXEL disclosed that the Company was delaying the filing of its 2016 Annual Report on Form 10-K after receiving a report "of an incident of misappropriation of corporate funds by an employee in one of the Company's international operations."
On this news, PAREXEL stock fell $3.08, or 4.33%, to close at $68.03 on August 31, 2016.
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