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The action, Zwick Partners, LP and Aparna Rao v. Quorum Health Corporation, et al., No. 3:16-cv-02475 (“Action”), was brought in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee (“Court”). This Action alleges violations of the Federal Securities Laws (specifically Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Exchange Act (15 U.S.C. §78j(b) and 78(t)(a)) and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder (17 C.F.R. §240.10b-5)) against Quorum Health Corporation (“Quorum”), Community Health Systems, Inc. (“CHSI”), Wayne T. Smith, W. Larry Cash, Thomas D. Miller, and Michael J. Culotta ("Defendants").
Plaintiff alleges that, during the Class Period (i.e., between May 2, 2016 and August 10, 2016, both dates inclusive), Quorum’s stock price was artificially inflated as a result of a series of untrue or materially misleading statements regarding Quorum’s goodwill and long-lived assets.
The Court-appointed representatives for the Court certified Class, Zwick Partners, LP ("Plaintiff" or "Class Representative"), on behalf of themselves and the Class, have reached a proposed settlement of the Action with Defendants for $18,000,000 ("Settlement Fund").
The Class Consists of:
All persons and entities who purchased or otherwise acquired Quorum Health Corporation common stock between May 2, 2016 and August 10, 2016, both dates inclusive.
Persons and entities that acquired Quorum common stock in the spin-off from Community Health Systems, Inc. (“CHSI”) during the Class Period may be members of the Class.
Excluded from the Class are Defendants, current and former officers and directors of Quorum and CHSI, and their families and affiliates.
The Frequently Asked Questions page of this website has more information on your rights as a Class Member in this Action.