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Investor Alert: Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC Announces Investigation into H&R Block, Inc.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Investor Alert: Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC Announces Investigation into H&R Block, Inc.

10:04 EDT Wednesday, June 12, 2013

ATLANTA (Business Wire) -- Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC is investigating whether H&R Block, Inc. (“H&R Block” or the “Company”) (NYSE: HRB) and/or certain of its officers complied with the federal securities laws when making statements to investors between June 23, 2011 and September 1, 2011. Specifically, the investigation focuses on statements issued by H&R Block relating to its valuations of goodwill and of its RSM division during that time. On September 1, 2011, H&R Block unexpectedly announced that it recorded a goodwill impairment charge of $85 million in connection with the sale of RSM to McGladrey & Pullen, LLP. The price of H&R Block's stock fell dramatically on the news.

If you purchased H&R Block common stock between June 23, 2011 and September 1, 2011 and suffered losses on that investment, you are encouraged to contact Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC and its attorneys Michael I. Fistel Jr., Esq. or Marshall P. Dees, Esq. via email at mfistel@holzerlaw.com, or mdees@holzerlaw.com, or via toll-free telephone at (888) 508-6832 regarding your legal rights.

Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC is an Atlanta, Georgia law firm that dedicates its practice to vigorous representation of shareholders and investors in litigation nationwide, including shareholder class action and derivative litigation. More information about the firm is available through its website, www.holzerlaw.com and upon request from the firm. Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC has paid for the dissemination of this promotional communication, and Michael I. Fistel, Jr. is the attorney responsible for its content.

Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC
Michael I. Fistel, Jr., Esq., 888-508-6832 (toll-free)
mfistel@holzerlaw.com
or
Marshall P. Dees, Esq., 888-508-6832 (toll-free)
mdees@holzerlaw.com

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