Aphria Inc.

Aphria (APHA) Alert: Johnson Fistel Investigates Aphria Inc.; Investors Suffering Losses Encouraged to Contact Firm

SAN DIEGO- PRNewswire —December 4, 2018

Shareholder rights law firm Johnson Fistel, LLP is investigating potential violations of the federal securities laws by Aphria Inc. (“Aphria”) (NYSE: APHA). Aphria produces and sells medical cannabis in Canada and internationally.

On December 3, 2018, Quintessential Capital Management and Hindenburg Research published a report claiming, among other things, that the Company’s recent acquisitions in Latin America were part of a series of transactions designed to enrich Company insiders and that these acquisitions lacked established operations.

Following this news, Aphria’s share price fell over 23%, to close at $6.05 per share on December 3, 2018. In pre-market-trading on December 4, 2018, shares of Aphria stock continue to fall, and is currently down over 14%.

If you have information that could assist in this investigation, including past employees and others, or if you are a Aphrias shareholder and are interested in learning more about the investigation or your legal rights and remedies, please contact Jim Baker ([email protected]) by email or phone at 619-814-4471. If emailing, please include a phone number.

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Contact:
Johnson Fistel, LLP
Jim Baker, 619-814-4471
[email protected]

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    • 1. Plaintiff did not acquire the security that is the subject of this action at the direction of plaintiff's counsel or in order to participate in this private action or any other litigation under the federal or state securities laws.
    • 2. Plaintiff is willing to serve as a representative party, including providing testimony at deposition and trial, if necessary.
    • 3. Plaintiff represents and warrants that he/she/it is fully authorized to enter into and execute this certification.
    • 4. If a class action is filed, Plaintiff will not accept any payment for serving as a representative party on behalf of a class beyond the Plaintiff's pro rata share of any recovery, except such reasonable costs and expenses (including lost wages) directly relating to the representation of the class as ordered or approved by the court.
    • 5. For purposes of a class action, Plaintiff has made no transaction(s) during the Class Period in the debt or equity securities that are the subject of this action except those set forth below:
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