Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA)

Investigation 

Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Avaya Holdings Corp. (“Avaya” or the “Company”) (NYSE: AVYA). Investors who purchased Avaya shares are encouraged to obtain additional information and assist the investigation.

         

The investigation concerns whether Avaya violated federal securities laws.

On June 27, 2022, Avaya announced $600 million in aggregate financing commitments, including $350 million of new Senior Secured Term Loans and $250 million of Exchangeable Senior Secured Notes.  The Company’s management claimed that “[t]his funding supports and accelerates our business model transformation.”  Then, on July 28, 2022, Avaya announced the termination of its Chief Executive Officer James M. Chirico, Jr.  The Company also announced preliminary Q3 2022 financial results that included expected revenues and adjusted EBITDA well below previously given guidance and an unquantified but “significant” impairment charge.  In addition, Avaya withdrew its 2022 guidance.  On this news, Avaya’s stock price fell $1.19 per share, or 56.99%, to close at $0.90 per share on July 29, 2022.  Finally, on August 9, 2022, Avaya announced that: (1) it determined there was substantial doubt about its ability to continue as a going concern; (2) it would not timely file its financial statements for the quarter ended June 30, 2022; (3) its Audit Committee commenced internal investigations into circumstances surrounding the Company’s financial results for the quarter; and (4) the Audit Committee also commenced an investigation into matters raised by a whistleblower.  On this news, Avaya’s stock price fell $0.51 per share, or 45.54%, to close at $0.61 per share on August 9, 2022.

If you are aware of any facts relating to this investigation or purchased Avaya shares, you can assist this investigation. You can also contact Peretz Bronstein or law clerk and client relations manager, Yael Nathanson of Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC: 212-697-6484. 

Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC represents investors in securities fraud class actions and shareholder derivative suits.  The firm has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for investors nationwide.  Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.