Law Offices of Todd M. Garber Announces Investigation of Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc.
Law Offices of Todd M. Garber Announces Investigation of Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. Business Wire LOS ANGELES -- December 18, 2012 The Law Offices of Todd M. Garber announces that it is investigating potential claims against Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (“Net 1” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:UEPS) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws and/or breaches of fiduciary duties by the Company or its fiduciaries. Net 1 provides payment solutions and transaction processing services for various industries in South Africa, Korea, Europe and internationally. Specifically, the investigation is related to the Company’s December 4, 2012 disclosure that the U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division (the “DOJ”), and the Federal Bureau of Investigation have begun investigations into whether Net 1 and its subsidiaries violated provisions of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other U.S. federal criminal laws by engaging in a scheme to make corrupt payments to officials of the Government of South Africa. The alleged payments relate to securing a contract with the South African Social Security Agency to provide social welfare and benefits payments. In addition, the DOJ and FBI are also investigating whether Net 1 engaged in violations of U.S. federal securities laws in connection with statements made by the Company in its filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) regarding this contract. The Company further disclosed that the SEC’s Division of Enforcement has advised Net 1 that it is also conducting an investigation of the Company. If you purchased Net 1 shares and still hold those shares, if you have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or if you wish to discuss these matters or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Todd M. Garber, Esquire, of the Law Offices of Todd M. Garber, by telephone at 213-700-7262 or by email to email@example.com. This press release may be considered Attorney Advertising in some jurisdictions under the applicable law and ethical rules. Contact: Law Offices of Todd M. Garber Todd M. Garber, Attorney at Law Los Angeles, California 213-700-7262 firstname.lastname@example.org