NEW YORK, April 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP ("Scott+Scott"), a national shareholder and consumer rights litigation firm, announces an investigation into BRF S.A. (NYSE: BRFS) ("BRF" or the "Company") and certain of its senior officers and executives.  If you purchased BRF American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") before March 17, 2017, you are encouraged to contact a Scott+Scott attorney toll free at (844) 818-6980 for more information.

BRF is a Brazilian food company that focuses on the production and sale of poultry, pork, and processed foods.  On March 17, 2017, it was widely reported that Brazilian federal police raided the offices of BRF and other meatpacking companies in a crackdown on alleged bribery of health officials known as "Operation Weak Flesh."  Police arrested three BRF employees and 20 public officials.

On this news, the price of BRF ADRs dropped over 7% on March 17 th, significantly harming investors.

What You Can Do

If you purchased BRF ADRs before March 17, 2017 and you wish to discuss this investigation, or have questions about this notice or your legal rights, please contact attorney Rhiana Swartz toll free at (844) 818-6980, or at rswartz@scott-scott.com.

About Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP

Scott+Scott has significant experience in prosecuting major securities, antitrust, and employee retirement plan actions throughout the United States.  The firm represents pension funds, foundations, individuals, and other entities worldwide with offices in New York, London, Connecticut, California, and Ohio.

CONTACT:

Rhiana Swartz Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP (844) 818-6980 rswartz@scott-scott.com

 

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