GetSwift served notice of class action from shareholders

Logistics software company GetSwift (ASX: GSW) is facing a class action from shareholders over allegations it has engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct and two other legal firms are also considering launching a class action.

Law firm Squire Patton Boggs has applied to commence the a...

GetSwift served notice of class action from shareholders

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