New York Attorney Who Sues For Failure to Supervise Stockbroker
New York has thousands of stock brokerage firms and investment advisory offices. With so many stock brokerage firms comes the potential for a stock brokerage firm to fail to supervise its stockbrokers, financial advisors and investment advisors from engaging in misconduct which violates Federal and New York securities laws and Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) rules and the stock brokerage firm’s policies and procedures.
For example, C.L. King & Associates, Inc. (CL King) of Albany, New York was named as a Respondent in a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) complaint that alleges the firm failed to establish and maintain proper supervisory procedures regarding death-put investments. FINRA alleges that two CL King representatives recruited terminally ill individuals offering between $10,000 and $15,000 in exchange for their agreement to open brokerage accounts. FINRA alleged, once the accounts were opened, the CL King customers used joint accounts to purchase discounted corporate bonds, notes, and market-linked CDs (MLCDs) containing a survivor’s option or “death put,” which allowed the customers to redeem the investments for the full principle amount prior to maturity upon the death of a beneficial owner. FINRA’s investigators alleged that upon the death of his customers, acting members of CL King redeemed approximately $60 million in Death Put Investments generating $1.2 million in margin interest and trading profits. This alleged conduct is in violation of NASD Conduct Rule 3010 and FINRA Rules 3110 and 2010. Without admitting or denying the FINRA findings, CL King agreed to disgorge all ill-gotten gains.Experienced Lawyers Who Handle Failure to Supervise Stockbroker Claims In FINRA Arbitrations Throughout New York and Nationwide
Are you a New York investor who has suffered significant losses in your stock brokerage and investment accounts? Did your New York stockbrokerage or investment advisory firm where you do business fail to supervise the stockbroker who recommended bad investments and otherwise mismanage your investment account? If so, you will need to hire an experienced, highly-rated and nationally recognized FINRA securities arbitration lawyer— an attorney who knows how to handle these failure to supervise cases as well as other complex legal issues.
By hiring a top rated attorney like Robert Wayne Pearce with over 40 years of experience with failure to supervise claims by practicing securities law on both sides of the table in FINRA arbitration proceedings, you will clearly see that Attorney Pearce doesn’t just handle cases—he aggressively represents investors and is one of the best lawyers to recover your investment losses due to a stockbrokerage or investment advisory firm’s failure to supervises its registered representatives in FINRA arbitration proceedings!
At The Law Offices of Robert Wayne Pearce, P.A., we represent investors with failure to supervise claims and all kinds of securities law and investment disputes in FINRA arbitration and mediation proceedings. We handle a wide range of practice areas such as fraud and misrepresentation, breach of fiduciary duty, churning, theft, forgery, margin account abuse and unsuitable recommendations to purchase, sell or hold securities or recommend unsuitable investments strategies. Attorney Pearce and his staff represent investors throughout New York, and across the United States on a CONTINGENCY FEE basis, which means you pay nothing - NO FEES-NO COSTS - unless we put money in your pocket after receiving a settlement or FINRA arbitration award.
The Law Offices of Robert Wayne Pearce, P.A. are highly experienced lawyers who successfully handle failure to supervise claims and other securities law matters and investment disputes in New York, and who work tirelessly to secure the best possible result for you and your case. For dedicated representation by an attorney with over 40 years of experience and success in failure to supervise and all kinds of securities law and investment disputes serving New York citizens, contact the firm by phone at 561-338-0037, toll free at 800-732-2889 or via e-mail.