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If you suffered losses Driven Brands stock, contact Driven Branks stock loss lawyer Timothy L. Miles about a Driven Brands class action lawsuit
INTRODUCTION TO THE DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT
The Driven Brands class action lawsuit seeks to represent purchasers of Driven Brands Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: DRVN) common stock between October 27, 2021 and August 1, 2023, inclusive (the “Class Period”). Captioned Genesee County Employees’ Retirement System v. Driven Brands Holdings Inc., No. 23-cv-00895 (W.D.N.C.), the Driven Brands class action lawsuit charges Driven Brands and certain of its top current and former executive officers with violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
If you suffered losses in Driven Brands stock and wish to serve as lead plaintiff in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit, or if you just have questions in general about your rights as a shareholder, please contact Driven Brands Stock Loss Lawyer Timothy L. Miles by calling 855/846-6529 or via e-mail at [email protected] or by submitting a contact form.
Lead plaintiff motions for the Driven Brands class action lawsuit must be filed with the court no later than January 16, 2024. must be filed with the court no later than January 16, 2024.
In this complete article, we will discuss in detail all options that shareholders have at this point in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit. So, read on to learn everything you need to know as a shareholder about the Driven Brands class action lawsuit.
what are the ALLEGATIONS IN THE DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT
Driven Brands provides customers with a range of automotive needs, including paint, collision, glass, oil change, maintenance, and car wash.
The Driven Brands class action lawsuit alleges that throughout the Class Period, defendants made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that Driven Brands was at least “several quarters” behind on integrating the auto glass business it had acquired and Driven Brands’ car wash business was more exposed to the negative impacts from a decline in demand from retail customers than it represented to investors.
The Driven Brands class action lawsuit further alleges that on August 2, 2023, Driven Brands announced disappointing financial results for the second quarter of 2023 for both its auto glass and car wash business segments and slashed its full-year guidance for fiscal year 2023. On this news, as alleged in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit, Driven Brands common stock fell more than 41%, according to the complaint.
WHAT IS THE LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE IN THE DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT?
When a securities class action is filed such as the Driven Brands class action lawsuit, the person who files the first complaint is required to publish a notice announcing the filing. Anyone who wants to be lead plaintiff on behalf of the class in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit must thereafter file a motion to be appointed as lead plaintiff(s) no later than 60 days after the notice was published.
WHAT ARE MY CHOICES IF I RECEIVE A NOTICE IN THE DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT?
First, read the notice very carefully. You have two choices. First, you can do nothing and remain a member of the class represented by lead counsel. Second, if you believe you have a large enough loss to justify it, you can opt out of the Driven Brands class action lawsuit and file your own separate lawsuit. Note, that if you opt out, you will not be able to participate in any settlement or recovery obtained in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit.
WHAT IS THE LEAD PLAINTIFF PROCESS IN THE DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT?
The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 permits any investor who purchased and suffered losses in Driven Brands stock to seek appointment as lead plaintiff in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit. A lead plaintiff is generally the movant with the greatest financial interest in the relief sought by the putative class who is also typical and adequate of the putative class.
A lead plaintiff acts on behalf of all other class members in directing the class action lawsuit. The lead plaintiff can select a law firm of its choice to litigate the securities class action lawsuit. An investor’s ability to share in any potential future recovery of the class action lawsuit is not dependent upon serving as lead plaintiff. If you suffered losses in Driven Brands stock and have further questions, contact Driven Brands stock loss Lawyer Timothy L. Miles today who would fight to recover your damages in a Driven Brands class action lawsuit.
WILL THE LEAD PLAINTIFFS GET MORE MONEY THAN CLASS MEMBERS IF THE DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT SETTLES?
No, but they may be entitled to recover their reasonable expenses incurred with are directly related to representing the class in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit. Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, a Lead Plaintiff is only entitled to his or her pro rata share of any recovery and does not receive any additional money for serving as a representative party on behalf of the class. However, a court, in its discretion, may approve an award of “reasonable costs and expenses (including lost wages)” to a Lead Plaintiff that directly relates to the representation of the class in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit on behalf of investors who suffered losses in Driven Brands stock.
HOW WAS THE CLASS PERIOD DETERMINED IN THE DRIVEN BRANDS LAWSUIT?
In a securities fraud class action, the class period refers to a period of time in which it is alleged the price of the company’s stock was artificially inflated due to false and misleading statements made by company executives. The class period starts when the company makes an untrue statement of material fact about the company or fails to disclose a material fact necessary to render other statements not misleading. The class period ends when the truth is revealed to the investing public through a corrective disclosure.
In order to be a part of the class in the Driven Brands lawsuit, you must have suffered losses in Driven Brands stock by purchasing during the class period when it is alleged the price of the stock was artificially inflated to be included in the class action against Driven Brands.
HOW CAN A DRIVEN BRANDS STOCK LOSS LAWYER HELP ME IF I SUFFERED LOSSES IN DRIVEN BRANDS STOCK?
A Driven Brands stock loss Lawyer is well-versed in the complex laws that govern the securities industry and litigation and focuses on representing individual investors or funds who have been the victims of fraud or who have disputes with investment professionals such as the Driven Brands lawsuit. Ordinary individual investors, including civil servants, teachers, nurses, and retirees, may need a securities lawyer. In most cases, they have lost money due to mistakes, incompetence, or fraud by an investment professional.
While FINRA, the SEC, and state securities regulators serve a vital role in protecting investors, they simply have too many individuals, firms, and market transactions to monitor to discover every act of fraud or negligence. Individual investors should consult with a securities lawyer if they have lost money due to fraud or stockbroker misconduct.
Look for a securities lawyer with experience, high ethical standards, verifiable credentials, and a trustworthy reputation among his peers and the judiciary, as well as testimonials from previous clients and awards and recognitions.
One name that immediately pops up is nationally known and widely respected Nashville lawyer Timothy L. Miles, who has valuable experience and has received numerous awards, mostly due to his high ethical standards, and hard work ethic, including most recently being named a Top 25 Class action lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers Association, and has maintained an AV rating from Martindale-Hubble since 2014, was named a 2023 Top Rated Litigator and 2023 Top Rated Lawyer by Martindale-Hubble and ALM, and was recently named a 2023 Elite Lawyer of the South by Martindale-Hubble for the fifth year in a row, and was a recipient of Avvo Client’s Choice Award in 2021, in 2022 was featured in the Top 100 Lawyers Magazine and received the Lifetime Achievement Award by Premier Lawyers of America (2019–2021).
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HOW DO I KNOW IF I AM A MEMBER OF THE CLASS IN THE DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT?
If you purchased shares during the class period and suffered losses in Driven Brands stock, then you are most likely a member of the class in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit and may participate in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit since you suffered losses in Driven Brands stock.
IF I SUFFERED LOSSES IN DRIVEN BRANDS STOCK, HOW MUCH CAN I GET OUT OF THE DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT?
In a securities fraud class action lawsuit, the plaintiff’s damages are typically calculated as out-of-pocket losses. These losses are expressed as the difference between the price at which the stock was sold and the price at which the stock would have been sold absent any artificial inflation caused by the defendant’s alleged misrepresentations or omissions which is why you suffered losses in Driven Brands stock. Contact a Driven Brands stock loss lawyer who could explain your losses in greater detail and further discuss the Driven Brands class action lawsuit.
WHAT IF I MISS THE LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE IN DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT?
If you purchased shares during the class period and suffered losses in suffered losses in Driven Brands stock, then you will automatically be a class member and entitled to share in any potential settlement or recovery. Your ability to be a class member and recover your losses is not dependent on you serving as a lead plaintiff. The sixty-day deadline applies only to those shareholders seeking to be a lead plaintiff in the Driven Brands class action lawsuit.
IF I SUFFERED LOSSES IN SUFFERED LOSSES IN DRIVEN BRANDS STOCK, WHEN CAN I EXPECT TO RECEIVE MY PAYMENT IF THE DRIVEN BRANDS LAWSUIT SETTLES?
If there is a settlement in the Driven Brands lawsuit, you should receive a court-ordered Notice through the mail which will provide a date when the court will hold a final hearing to decide if it will approve the settlement in the Driven Brands lawsuit. If your address changed, you may also find lawsuits through sites such as Consumer Action and ClassAction.org along with instructions on how to submit a claim. The Notice will instruct you what you need to do to file a claim. In some class action settlements, you are automatically submitted and need to do nothing further. However, in others, you may be required to submit more information to proceed such as documentation proving your purchase, such as a receipt or brokerage slip or other evidence that you bought or sold Driven Brands stock during the class period and suffered losses in Driven Brands stock.
The court will hold a final hearing in the Driven Brands lawsuit on a date provided in the Notice to decide whether to finally approve the settlement. If the Court finally approves the settlement, and there are no objections or appeals, settlement payments will be mailed to all Participating Class Members within a few months. However, if there are objections or appeals, resolving them can take a significant amount of time, perhaps more than a year to resolve the Driven Brands lawsuit.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO HIRE A DRIVEN BRANDS STOCK LOSS LAWYER IF I SUFFERED LOSSES IN DRIVEN BRANDS STOCK?
Nothing. If you suffered losses in Driven Brands and are a member of the class, it does not cost anything to hire a Driven Brands stock loss lawyer. Our firm litigates securities fraud cases on a contingent fee basis, so plaintiffs and the class do not pay attorneys’ fees or court costs unless there is a recovery, and the attorney fees and costs are awarded by the court as a percentage of the total recovery for the class. So, contact a Driven Brands stock loss lawyer today if you suffered losses in Driven Brands stock about a Driven Brands class action lawsuit.
CONTACT A DRIVEN BRANDS STOCK LOSS LAWYER TODAY IF YOU SUFFERED LOSSES IN DRIVEN BRANDS STOCK ABOUT A DRIVEN BRANDS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT
If you suffered losses in Driven Brands stock, contact Driven Brands stock loss lawyer Timothy L. Miles today for a free case evaluation about a Driven Brands class action lawsuit. Call today and see what a Driven Brands stock loss lawyer could do for you if you suffered losses in Driven Brands stock. The call is free and so is the fee unless we will or settle your case.
Nashville attorney Timothy L. Miles is a nationally recognized shareholder rights attorney raised in Nashville, Tennessee. Mr. Miles has dedicated his career to representing shareholders, employees, and consumers in complex class-action litigation. Whether serving as lead, co-lead, or liaison counsel, Mr. Miles has helped recover hundreds of millions of dollars for defrauded investors, shaped precedent-setting decisions, and delivered real corporate governance reforms. Judges and peers have repeatedly recognized Mr. Miles’ relentless advocacy for the underdog, as well as his unbendable ethical standards. Mr. Miles was recently selected by Martindale-Hubbell® and ALM as a 2022 Top Ranked Lawyer, 2022 Top Rated Litigator. and a 2022 Elite Lawyer ofthe South. Mr. Miles also maintains the AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, their highest rating for both legal ability and ethics. Mr. Miles is a member of the prestigious Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers: The National Trial Lawyers Association,Class Action: Class Action: Top National Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers Association (2023), a superb rated attorney by Avvo, a recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award by Premier Lawyers of America (2019) and recognized as a Distinguished Lawyer, Recognizing Excellence in Securities Law, by Lawyers of Distinction (2019); a Top Rated Litigator by Martindale-Hubbell® and ALM (2019-2022); America’s Most Honored Lawyers 2020 – Top 1% by America’s Most Honored (2020-2022). Mr. Miles has published over sixty articles on various issues of the law, including class actions, whistleblower cases, products liability, civil procedure, derivative actions, corporate takeover litigation, corporate formation, mass torts, dangerous drugs, and more. Please visit our website or call for free anytime.
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