Kendall Law Group, a national securities firm led by a former federal judge with attorneys that include a former U.S. Attorney, is investigating Furmanite Corporation (NYSE: FRM) for shareholders. The investigation concerns potential breaches of fiduciary duties by the board of directors and other company executives based upon allegations from a confidential source. Concerned Furmanite shareholders are urged to contact Joe Kendall of the Kendall Law Group at 877-744-3728 or by email at jkendall@kendalllawgroup.com.

The Kendall Law Group was recently notified by a confidential source of potential violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) by Furmanite. The company was allegedly made aware of potential violations of the FCPA as early as 2008. The firm’s source indicates that cash gifts were given to representatives of state-owned enterprises to maintain and develop customer relations. Furmanite has two subsidiaries in China, Furmanite Mechanical Technology Services Co. Ltd. which operates out of Shanghai and Furmanite East Asia Ltd. which is based in Hong Kong. Furmanite has entered into business relationships with state-owned enterprises in China, such as the recently announced delivery of equipment to China HuanQiu Contracting and Engineering Company, a branch of the China National Petroleum Corporation, China’s largest integrated oil and gas company.

Kendall Law Group has the credentials and experience to pursue any type of complex securities litigation. The firm helps shareholders exercise their power to protect their investments when companies break the law. If you are a Furmanite shareholder, you are encouraged to contact the Kendall Law Group to learn more about your rights.

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