NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds current and former shareholders of Hecla Mining Co. ("Hecla" or the "Company") (NYSE: HL) that they have until April 2, 2012 to move for appointment as lead plaintiff in the class action against Hecla.
The complaint against Hecla alleges that the Company and its executives violated federal securities laws by failing to disclose that: (1) Hecla safety measures at the Lucky Friday mine were inadequate and not up to MSHA standards; (2) the December closure of the Company's Lucky Friday mine would require a significant amount of time to address; and (3) the Company's positive statements regarding expected production and earnings lacked a reasonable basis for being made.
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