HAGENS BERMAN, NATIONAL TRIAL ATTORNEYS, Encourages DZS Inc. (DZSI) Investors with Substantial Losses to Contact Firm’s Attorneys, Firm Investigating Admitted Improper Revenue Recognition & Possible Securities Law Violations

Published June 14, 2023

SAN FRANCISCO, CA / ACCESSWIRE / June 14, 2023 / Hagens Berman urges DZS Inc. (NASDAQ:DZSI) investors who suffered substantial losses to submit your losses now.

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DZS Inc. (NASDAQ:DZSI) Investigation:

The investigation focuses on the propriety of DZS's accounting and the effectiveness of its internal controls over financial reporting.

On May 8, 2023, DZS announced its financial results for Q1 2023 that included Q1 revenue of $91 million, an 18% increase year-over-year and within the guidance range of $90 - $100 million.

But, on June 1, 2023, DZS announced that it would restate its financial results for its fiscal quarter ended Mar. 31, 2023. The company admitted that it improperly recognized approximately $15 million of revenue during the quarter. The company further revealed that "[t]he restatement relates to the timing of revenue recognition with respect to two customer projects" and "‘[t]he most significant of the two revenue restatements is with a long-standing, highly valued customer.'" The improperly recognized revenue equates to an approximate 19% overstatement during Q1 2023, without which DZS would have fallen well short of the guidance range.

In addition, DZS withdrew its Q2 2023 guidance issued on May 8, 2023.

This news drove the price of DZS shares crashing lower on June 1, 2023.

"We're focused on investors' losses and whether DZS intentionally cooked its books," said Reed Kathrein, the Hagens Berman partner leading the investigation.

If you invested in DZS and have substantial losses, or have knowledge that may assist the firm's investigation, click here to discuss your legal rights with Hagens Berman.

Whistleblowers: Persons with non-public information regarding DZS should consider their options to help in the investigation or take advantage of the SEC Whistleblower program. Under the new program, whistleblowers who provide original information may receive rewards totaling up to 30 percent of any successful recovery made by the SEC. For more information, call Reed Kathrein at 844-916-0895 or email DZS@hbsslaw.com.

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Reed Kathrein, 844-916-0895

SOURCE: Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP

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