Bank of America Corporation Securities Fraud Lawsuit Investigation

Securities Lawsuit Investigation | Company: Bank of America Corporation | For: Misleading Sales Forecasts, Failure to Disclose Information, Artificially Inflated Stock Prices

Gilman Law LLP, a leading national securities law firm, is actively investigating shareholder allegations that Bank of America Corporation violated the Securities Exchange Act 1940. Charlotte, North Carolina-based Bank of America, which trades on the NYSE under ticker BAC, is one of the world’s largest financial institutions. If you are or were a stakeholder in Bank of America, who purchased shares between February 25, 2011 and August 5, 2011, and believe that you were defrauded, Gilman Law will fight for you. For over 40 years, the lawyers at Gilman Law have been involved in all major aspects of securities fraud litigation. The firm handles cases involving stock manipulation, securities fraud, and shareholder rights violations.

You may also be entitled to a PSLRA (Private Securities Litigation Reform Act) claim. PSLRA claims need to be filed by no later than November 22, 2011. Under PSLRA, a plaintiff must file a claim for securities fraud within a 60 day time period and must also have ” the largest financial interest in the relief sought by the class” and “otherwise satisfies the requirements of Rule 23 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.” PSLRA is one of five actions that can be taken.

Failure to Disclose Material Information To The Investing Public

The shareholder lawsuit alleges that Bank of America failed to disclose material information to the investing public regarding potential sums owed. Bank of America potentially owes AIG over $10 billion for the recovery of losses from residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) sold to AIG by Bank of America and its subsidiaries Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. and Countrywide Financial Corp. between 2005 and 2007.

Misleading Sales Forecasts
Repeated Assurances Of Residential Mortgage-Back Securities (“RMBS”) Losses but not about the massive losses suffered by
A class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of the securities of BofA. The suit alleges that BofA never disclosed a potential cause of action against BofA. Defendants repeatedly assured investors about the claims of other entities for residential mortgage-back securities (“RMBS”) losses but not about the massive losses suffered by American International Group, Inc. (“AIG”).

Failure To Disclose Its Potential Liability To AIG Artificially Inflated Bank of America’s Stock Prices

Bank of America’s failure to disclose its potential liability to AIG artificially inflated Bank of America’s stock prices. On August 8, 2011, AIG filed suit against Bank of America in New York State Court to recover $10 billion in losses from its purchase of $28 billion in RMBSs from Bank of America and its subsidiaries. When the lawsuit was announced, Bank of America stock dropped 20% in one trading day, falling from $8.17 per share to $6.51 per share.

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