LAWSUIT FILED – TMC The Metals Company Sued for Securities Law Violations; Investors Should Contact Block & Leviton for More Information

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BOSTON, Nov. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Block & Leviton announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against TMC the metals company, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMC) for potential securities law violations. Investors who purchased shares and have lost money are encouraged to contact the firm to learn more about how they might recover those losses. For more details, visit

What is this all about?

On October 6, 2021, short seller Bonitas Research issued a report alleging problems at TMC the metals company, Inc., indicating the Company overpaid on exploration licenses to potential undisclosed insiders, including paying $43 million for a potentially unusable license, and artificially inflated its exploration expenses.

TMC the metals company, went public via a deSPAC transaction with blank check company Sustainable Opportunities Investment Corporation in September 2021.

On this news, shares of TMC the metals company, fell over 6% in intraday trading on October 6, 2021.

Who is eligible?

Anyone who purchased TMC the metals company, Inc. stock between March 4, 2021 and October 5, 2021 is potentially eligible, whether or not they have sold their investment. Investors should contact Block & Leviton to learn more.

What should you do next?

The deadline to seek appointment as lead plaintiff is December 27, 2021. A class has not yet been certified, and until a certification occurs, you are not represented by an attorney. If you choose to take no action, you can remain an absent class member.

If you've lost money on your investment, you should contact Block & Leviton to learn more via our case website, by email at, or by phone at (617) 398-5600.

Why should you contact Block & Leviton?

Many law firms have issued releases about this matter; most of those firms do not actually litigate securities class actions. Block & Leviton is a law firm that actually litigates cases. We are dedicated to obtaining significant recoveries on behalf of defrauded investors through active litigation in the federal courts across the country. Many of the nation's top institutional investors hire us to represent their interests. You can learn more about us at our website,, or call (617) 398-5600 or email with any questions.

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SOURCE: Block & Leviton LLP