Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie Briscoe, founder of The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC, and the securities litigation firm of Powers Taylor LLP announce that a federal class action lawsuit has been filed against MasTec, Inc. ("MasTec") (NYSE: MTZ) and several officers and directors for acts taken during the period of August 12, 2014 to March 17, 2015 (the "Class Period").

Based upon the allegations in the class action, the firms are investigating additional legal claims against the officers and Board of Directors of MasTec. If you are an affected MasTec shareholder and want to learn more about the lawsuit or join the action, contact Willie Briscoe at The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC via email at shareholders@thebriscoelawfirm.com, Patrick Powers at Powers Taylor LLP via email at shareholder@powerstaylor.com, or call toll free at (877) 728-9607. There is no cost or fee to you.

According to the complaint, the defendants are alleged to have violated certain provisions of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Specifically, the complaint alleges, among other things, that defendants issued false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that certain cost to complete estimates recognized during the third quarter of 2014, currently believed to be between zero and $13 million, should have been recognized during the second quarter of 2014. The complaint also alleges that MasTec's internal control over financial reporting was ineffective and, as a result, its public statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times. According to the complaint, MasTec stock dropped significantly when the truth was revealed to the market.

The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC is a full service business litigation, commercial transaction, and public advocacy firm with more than 20 years of experience in complex litigation and transactional matters.

Powers Taylor LLP is a boutique litigation law firm that handles a variety of complex business litigation matters, including claims of investor and stockholder fraud, shareholder oppression, shareholder derivative suits, and security class actions.

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