Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that it has commenced an investigation of Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws by the Company and/or certain of its officers and directors.

On March 15, 2016 Alere disclosed receipt of a grand jury subpoena from the U.S. Department of Justice relating to the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, seeking documents relating to the Company's sales practices in Africa, Asia and Latin America. The Company also said it would be unable to timely file its annual report for 2015, but that it still expected its merger with Abbott to close by the end of the year. To obtain additional information about the investigation, go to:

http://zlk.9nl.com/alere

or contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972.

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