A class action lawsuit has been filed in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all purchasers of the common stock of The Warnaco Group, Inc (NYSE: WAC) from September 17, 1997 through July 20, 2000 inclusive (the "Class Period"). The complaint charges Warnaco and certain of its officers and directors with issuing false and misleading statements concerning the company's revenues and earnings. The plaintiff seeks to recover damages on behalf of class members and is represented by the law firm of Schiffrin & Barroway, LLP, who has significant experience and expertise prosecuting class actions on behalf of investors and shareholders.