According to reports reaching us today. Tiger Brands is set to be in a huge financial lose following their shares which has been going down ever since the news of Listeriosis Outbreak been linked to them.

Besides the company shares going down since the news, there are also reports that they would be facing a huge law suit from those directly and indirectly affected by the outbreak which took about 180 lives.

Richard Spoor a human rights lawyer well known for his litigation on behalf of thousands of mineworkers, is consulting with US food and safety firm Marler Clark on the class-action against them.

“We hope to file the application during the course of this week or next week,” Spoor said, adding that Marler Clark was an expert in the field and would make an invaluable contribution to the case.

“They bring a wealth of expertise,” said Spoor.