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Case Status:    ONGOING    
On or around 06/26/2018 (Ongoing date of last review)

Filing Date: February 26, 2018

Kraton produces and sells styrenic block copolymers and other engineered polymers in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific.

According to the law firm press release, the Complaint alleges that Defendants throughout the Class Period made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) Kraton was transitioning customers to Brazilian-produced Cariflex even though certain customers had already rejected that product; (2) Kraton’s Brazilian-produced Cariflex was available to customers when in fact certain customers had already rejected that product; (3) Kraton lacked effective internal controls over financial reporting; and (4) as a result, defendants’ statements about Kraton’s business, operations and prospects were materially false and misleading and/or lacked a reasonable basis at all relevant times. When the true details entered the market, the lawsuit claims that investors suffered damages.

On June 26, 2018, the Court issued an Order appointing Lead Plaintiff and Counsel.


Sector: Basic Materials
Industry: Chemicals - Plastics & Rubber
Headquarters: United States


Ticker Symbol: KRA
Company Market: New York SE
Market Status: Public (Listed)

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COURT: S.D. Texas
DOCKET #: 18-CV-00591
JUDGE: Hon. Kenneth M Hoyt
DATE FILED: 02/26/2018
CLASS PERIOD END: 02/21/2018
  1. Steckler Gresham Cochran PLLC
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  2. The Rosen Law Firm P.A. (New York)
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