Kyle George Corgan of Syosset New York a stockbroker formerly employed by Fidelity Brokerage Services is referenced in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on March 10, 2017 where the customer sought $35,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Corgan neglected to explain the tax ramifications pertaining to managed account and equity product transactions….

Tamara Ann Dawson of Boynton Beach Florida a stockbroker formerly employed by Essex National Securities LLC is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on January 17, 2018 in which the customer sought $22,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Dawson inappropriately advised the customer to hold AR Capital Healthcare Trust III…

Christopher R. Bice of Phoenix Arizona a stockbroker currently employed by Sagepoint Financial Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on February 9, 2018 where the customer sought $125,000.00 in damages supported by accusations that the customer was not provided information about commissions charged on real estate investment trust and…

Mark Lee Tevebaugh of Indian Harbour Beach Florida a stockbroker currently employed by Next Financial Group Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on February 6, 2018 where the customer sought $110,000.00 in damages based upon accusations that Tevebaugh effected a real estate investment trust transaction in the customer’s account…

Bo Wang of Asbury New Jersey a stockbroker registered with TFS Securities Inc. has been discharged by the brokerage firm on March 14, 2018 based upon accusations that Wang (1) executed unauthorized trades in customer accounts and (2) distributed unapproved advertising materials to customers concerning real estate investment trusts and structured notes products and (3)…

Christopher James Bradshaw of Kings Park New York a stockbroker currently employed by Kestra Investment Services LLC is referenced in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on March 9, 2018 where the customer alleged suitability and unauthorized trading concerning the customer’s real estate security and mutual fund holdings. Apparently, the customer was placed into…

Brian Lewis Baum of Longmont Colorado a stockbroker currently registered with LPL Financial LLC is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which settled for $19,500.00 in damages based upon allegations that the customers were placed into unsuitable energy limited partnership, business development group and real estate security transactions. Financial Industry Regulatory…

Gerald Lee Repasz of Peoria Illinois a stockbroker currently employed by Ausdal Financial Partners Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought $62,000.00 in damages founded on accusations of suitability relating to the customer’s real estate investment trust holdings. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Arbitration No….

Robert Scott Ginsberg of Wallingford Connecticut a stockbroker formerly employed by Woodbury Financial Services is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim where the customer sought $1,100,000.00 in damages founded on allegations that unsuitable real estate investment trust and oil and gas transactions were executed in the customer’s account. Financial Industry Regulatory…

Steven Eugene Love of Terre Haute Indiana a stockbroker currently registered with Parkland Securities LLC is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought $100,000.00 in damages based upon accusations that fiduciary duties owed to the customer had been breached and omissions and misrepresentations had been made to…

William Michael Robertson of Deer Park Texas a stockbroker formerly registered with First Allied Securities Inc. and advisor with First Allied Advisory Services has been referenced in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on January 5, 2018 where the customer sought $22,000,000.00 in damages founded on allegations that (1) investment recommendations had been made…

Dennis Paul Van Patter of Plano Texas a stockbroker formerly registered with VSR Financial Services Inc. has been referenced in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on October 27, 2016 in which the customer alleged that real estate security transactions were placed in the customer’s account that were not suitable for the customer. FINRA…

Walter Warren Parker of Rowlett Texas a stockbroker formerly registered with Titan Securities of Addison Texas (CRD No. 131392) has been fined $7,500.00 and suspended from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity based upon consenting to findings that he made unsuitable investment recommendations to customers. Letter of Acceptance Waiver…

Heath Geoffrey Grossman of Wethersfield Connecticut is a stockbroker formerly registered with Silver Oak Securities Inc. who is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on December 28, 2016 where the customer alleged that Grossman (1) failed to disclose investment advisory account fees to the customer in April of 2016 (2) recommended…

Steven Eugene Love of Terre Haute Indiana, a stockbroker currently registered with Parkland Securities is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim seeking between $300,000 and $500,000 in in damages supported by allegations that he failed top invest her retirement funds in safe, suitable investments, but instead sold her non-traded Real Estate…

Paidemoyo Brian Charasika of Louisville Kentucky is a stockbroker formerly registered with Raymond James & Associates Inc. who is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint which settled on October 26 2015 for twelve thousand five hundred dollars in damages founded on allegations that unauthorized real estate investment trust and unit investment…

Austin R. Dutton, Jr., at least until August 2017, was a stockbroker or registered representative of Newbridge Securities Corporation allowed to conduct business under the name Bridge Valley Financial Services at 171 South Main Street in Doylestown, Pennsylvania 18901. On August 10, 2017, Dutton and Newbridge Securities parted ways.  Weeks earlier, on July 24, 2017, Dutton…

Austin Richard Dutton Jr. of Doylestown Pennsylvania is a stockbroker formerly registered with Newbridge Securities Corporation who is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim where the customer sought thirty thousand dollars in damages based upon allegations that (1) misrepresentations and omissions had been made to the customer relating to features and…

Leonard Jay Suskind, of Aventura, Florida, a stockbroker currently employed with UBS Financial Services, Inc., is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, where the customer requested $220,000.00 in damages based upon accusations that between 2013 and 2016, Suskind failed to follow the customer’s instructions to sell a master limited partnership position,…

Daniel Benjamin Vazquez, Senior, of Irvine, California, a stockbroker formerly employed with Cetera Advisors LLC, and founder and chief executive officer of Hoplon Financial Group and New Economic Opportunities Fund I, LLC, has been charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in a Complaint alleging that he engaged in a fraudulent real estate offering….

Stephen Joe Williams of Madison, Alabama, a stockbroker currently registered with NEXT Financial Group, Inc., is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, in which the customer requested $50,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Williams effected unsuitable real estate investment trust transactions in the customer’s account. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)…

Angelo Talebi, of Beverly Hills, California, a stockbroker formerly registered with LPL Financial LLC, is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on September 21, 2017, in which the customer requested $39,298.00 in damages based upon allegations that Talebi made misrepresentations to the customer and effected a purchase of a real estate…

Mickey Long of Plano, Texas, a stockbroker formerly registered with VSR Financial Services, Inc., is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on March 27, 2017, in which the customer sought $94,438.49 in damages founded on allegations of negligence, breach of fiduciary duty, suitability and misrepresentation concerning the customer’s real estate security,…

Jackie Divono Wadsworth of Houston, Texas, the chief executive officer of IMS Securities, Inc., is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, in which the customer requested $954,700.00 in damages supported by allegations of negligent supervision, breach of fiduciary duty, and fraud in regard to real estate investment trusts effected in the…

Joseph Harold Sterling of Phoenix, Arizona, a stockbroker registered with Geneos Wealth Management, Inc., is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, wherein the customer requested $290,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Sterling made unsuitable investment recommendations to the customer concerning real estate securities. FINRA Arbitration No. 17-01906 (July 19, 2017)….

Todd Douglas Ryman, of Atlanta, Georgia, a stockbroker formerly registered with Raymond James & Associates, is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on August 16, 2017, where the customer requested $300,000.00 in damages founded on allegations that between September 6, 2016 and February 13, 2017, Ryman effected unauthorized transactions in a…

Bruce A. Lefavi Securities, Inc., a brokerage firm headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, has been censured and fined $25,000.00 by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) based upon consenting to findings that the firm failed to supervise customer transactions and violated FINRA’s content standards. Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent, No. 2015043353301 (Nov. 10, 2017)….

Dominic Jude Sacca, of Northville, Michigan, a stockbroker formerly registered with Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, in which the customer requested $100,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Sacca made unsuitable investment recommendations concerning real estate investment trusts, mutual fund A shares, and a variable…

Thomas David Sharp, of Folsom California, a stockbroker registered with Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related civil action, in which the customer requested compensatory damages based upon allegations that Sharp made unsuitable investment recommendations to the customer concerning real estate investment trusts. Civil Action No. 34201700208443 (Mar. 6,…

Lori Cousineau Weaver, of Renton, Washington, Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., a stockbroker formerly registered with Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, where the customer sought $70,000.00 in damages supported by allegations that the customer’s assets were placed into an illiquid and unsuitable real estate investment trust….

Jerry Dewayne Mccutchen Sr., of Mobile, Alabama, a stockbroker formerly registered with Berthel, Fisher & Company Financial Services, Inc., is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, in which several customers jointly alleged that Mccutchen made misrepresentations to the customers about real estate securities, oil and gas products, and equipment leading investments,…

PHILADELPHIA (OCTOBER 30, 2017) – The Guiliano Law Group, P.C. filed an arbitration action before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) Office of Dsipute Resolution against Newbridge Securities Corporation, based upon the conduct of its former Registered Representative, Austin R. Dutton, Jr.,  alleging the violation of the federal securities laws, the Pennsylvania Securities Act,  the…

Noel Ray Vincent, of Houston, Texas, a stockbroker formerly currently registered with Madison Avenue Securities, is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim on August 24, 2017, in which the customer alleged that Vincent made misrepresentations to the customer and placed unsuitable real estate transactions in the customer’s account. Financial Industry Regulatory…

Howard Michael Niemoeller, of Irvine, California, a stockbroker currently registered with Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on March 8, 2017, in which the customer requested $125,000.00 in damages supported by accusations that Niemoeller charged the customer with excessive commissions and fees, effected trades without the…

Gregory Gerald Friel, of Boston, Massachusetts, a stockbroker formerly registered with Harvest Capital LLC, is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on May 4, 2017, in which the customer requested $19,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Friel misled the customer in reference to the customer’s real estate securities transactions. Financial…

Mark James Sudol, of Gardena, California, is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim on May 1, 2017, wherein the customer sought $500,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Sudol breached his fiduciary duties, effected transactions in the customer’s account that were not suitable, negligently managed the customer’s portfolio, and made misrepresentations…

Curtis Leroy Whipple, of Plymouth, Michigan, a stockbroker currently registered with Kalos Capital, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, which settled on March 3, 2017, for $14,999.00 in damages founded upon allegations that he breached his contractual and fiduciary obligations to the customer, and negligently handled the customer’s investment…

John Patrick Ginty, of Mesa, Arizona, a stockbroker currently registered with Lincoln Investment Planning, LLC, has been named in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim on April 21, 2017, in which the customer requested $100,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Ginty effected unsuitable transactions in the customer’s account concerning real estate investment trusts,…

Dustin Paul Shafer, of Springfield, Illinois, a stockbroker currently registered with Money Concepts Capital Corp., has been named in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on April 10, 2017, in which the customer requested $75,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Shafer made poor investment recommendations to the customer about real estate security products,…

Richard Anthony McCollam, of Lafayette, California, a stockbroker formerly registered with National Planning Corporation, has been fined $10,000.00 and suspended from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity pursuant to a FINRA Office of Hearing Officers’ Hearing Panel Decision containing findings that he failed to disclose customer complaints as required…

Kathleen Jeanette Tarr, of Lafayette, California, a stockbroker formerly registered with Royal Alliance Associates, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, which settled on February 27, 2017, for $550,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Tarr made unsuitable investment recommendations to the customer regarding real estate securities. Financial Industry Regulatory…

Kenneth Sydney Kaufman, of White Plains, New York, a stockbroker formerly registered with David Lerner Associates, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on June 10, 2015, based upon allegations that Kaufman made misrepresentations to the customer concerning real estate securities effected in the customer’s account. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority…

Lori C. Weaver, of Renton Washington, a stockbroker formerly registered with Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim on March 22, 2017, in which the customer requested $70,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Weaver effected unsuitable and illiquid real estate investment trust transactions in the customer’s…

Steven W. Shirley, of Friendswood, Texas, a stockbroker currently registered with IMS Securities, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim on November 10, 2016, in which the customer requested $100,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Shirley breached his fiduciary duties to the customer, and failed to conduct reasonable due…

Jimmy Dale Mullins, of Fort Worth, Texas, a stockbroker currently registered with Cambridge Investment Research, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on February 21, 2017, based upon allegations that Mullins failed to disclose the illiquidity pertaining to a real estate security effected in the customer’s account. Financial Industry Regulatory…

Nina Sue Jessee, of Abingdon, Virginia, a stockbroker formerly registered with Investors Capital Corp., has been named in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim on February 3, 2017, based upon allegations that Jessee effected unsuitable transactions in the customer’s account regarding investments in real estate, insurance, and equipment leasing products. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority…

Charles Chamberlin Shafe, of Maitland, Florida, a stockbroker formerly registered with Transam Securities, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on February 7, 2017, in which the customer requested $15,597.00 in damages based upon allegations that Shafe was responsible for the customer’s poor investment performance on a real estate security…

John Scott Jaeger, of West Des Moines, Iowa, a stockbroker formerly registered with Ameritas Investment Corp, has been named in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on January 23, 2017, in which the customer requested $27,145.00 in damages based upon allegations that Jaeger effected an unsuitable real estate investment trust transaction in the customer’s…

Todd Douglas Ryman, of Atlanta, Georgia, a stockbroker formerly registered with Raymond James & Associates, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on February 15, 2017, in which the customer requested $300,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Ryman committed securities related misconduct in reference to the customer’s transactions regarding…

Gregory Wade Gobble, a stockbroker formerly registered with Uvest Financial Services Group, Inc., has been named in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on August 25, 2015, based upon allegations that Gobble made misrepresentations to the customer concerning the Behringer Harvard Real Estate Investment Trust. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Public Disclosure additionally reveals…

Lori Cousineau Weaver, of Renton, Washington, a stockbroker formerly registered with Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. were sanctioned by The State of Washington Securities Division based on an Order which imposed fines and a suspension of Weaver’s securities registration based upon consenting to findings that Weaver and Ameriprise Financial Services effected unsuitable sales of non-traded real…

Purshe Kaplin Sterling Investments headquartered in Albany, New York, was censured and fined $750,000.00 by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Department of Enforcement, and ordered to pay $3,373,303.68 in restitution according to an Office of Hearing Officers’ Order Accepting Offer of Settlement containing findings that the firm failed to supervise a registered representative’s dual relationship with…

Henry John Kulig III, of Clearwater, Florida, a stockbroker currently registered with FSC Securities Corporation, is the subject to a customer initiated investment related arbitration action in which the customer was awarded $65,333.33 in damages. The customer’s claim was based upon allegations that Kulig made unsuitable investment recommendations to the customer concerning American Realty Capital…

Brian Harris Brunhaver, of Snohomish, Washington, a stockbroker previously registered with LPL Financial LLC, and Pacific West Securities, Inc., has been subject to a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim from February 24, 2014, in which customers requested $637,100.00 in damages based upon allegations that Brunhaver effected unsuitable investments in real estate investments trusts within…

Gary D. Moore, of Sarasota, Florida, a stockbroker currently registered with National Planning Corporation, has been subject to a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim on May 18, 2016, in which the customer alleged that Moore effected unsuitable real estate investment trust transactions in the customer’s account. FINRA Public Disclosure reveals that Moore has been…

Jason B. Vanclef, of Culver City, California, a stockbroker currently registered with VFG Securities, Inc., was charged by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Department of Enforcement in a Complaint alleging that Vanclef made investment recommendations to customers based upon false and misleading statements. Department of Enforcement v. Jason Bryce Vanclef, No. 2013038283001 (Feb. 9, 2016)….

Matthew T. Flynn, of Highland, Michigan, a stockbroker formerly with Fifth Third Securities, is subject to a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim from February 3, 2014, in which the customer requested $275,000.00 in damages based upon allegations against Flynn of making unsuitable recommendations in non-public real estate investment trusts. FINRA Public Disclosure reveals that…

Joel E. Archer, of Arden Arcade, California, a stockbroker currently registered with Summit Brokerage Services, Inc., has been named in a pending customer initiated investment related arbitration claim on June 21, 2016, in which the customer requested $200,000.00 in damages based upon allegations against Archer of making unsuitable investment recommendations to the customer, and effecting…

Richard E. Poston, of Plano, Texas, a stockbroker with H. Beck, Inc., disclosed via FINRA’s BrokerCheck that he settled a customer dispute for $185,000.00 on March 28, 2016, after the customer alleged that Poston engaged in the unsuitable recommendation of non-traded real estate investment trusts. FINRA Public Disclosure records reveal that Poston has been recently…

John S. Hudnall, of San Francisco, California, a stockbroker with U.S. Bancorp Investments and Bancwest Investments Services, Inc., was charged by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Department of Enforcement in a Complaint alleging that Hudnall engaged in unauthorized private securities transactions, unsuitable recommendations, and made false representations to FINRA regarding his misconduct. Department of Enforcement…

Jason Bryce Vanclef fist became registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority in 2006, and since that time, he has been the subject of no less that seven customer initiated investment related complaints alleging fraud, and most recently on February 6, 2016, a FINRA regulatory action also alleging fraud in connection with the sale of…

Purshe Kaplin Sterling Investments , based in Albany, New York, and its stockbroker Gopi Krishna Vungarala, of Midland, Michigan, were charged by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Department of Enforcement in a Complaint alleging misrepresentation and omission of a material fact in connection with the sale of securities ; failure to disclose volume discounts ;…

Richard A. McCollam of Layfayette, California, a stockbroker with National Planning Corporation, was charged by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Department of Enforcement in a Complaint alleging McCollam willfully failed to disclose two customer arbitrations and seven customer complaints on his Uniform Application for Securities Industry Regulation filed on January 22, 2014, referred to as…

Dennis P. Van Patter of Dallas, Texas, a registered representative with VSR Financial Services, Inc., was fined $10,000 and suspended for forty-five days from association with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in all capacities after consenting to findings that he made unsuitable recommendations to firm customers. Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent, No….

Douglas William Finlay, Jr., a registered representative with Cadaret Grant, was suspended, fined, and forced to pay disgorgement by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority after consenting to findings that Finlay engaged in an unsuitable recommendation and execution of a faulty transaction in his firm’s customer account. Letter of Acceptance, Waiver, and Consent, No. 2013035576601 (Apr….

LPL Financial LLC, a FINRA member since 1973 headquartered in Boston, MA, conducts general securities business via 18,343 registered reps operating out of roughly 10,702 registered branch offices and 18,396 non-registered office locations. The firm was censured and fined $10M after consenting to FINRA’s findings concerning the firm’s failure(s) to adequately supervise ETF, variable annuity,…

Anthony Diaz of Scotrun, PA, formerly a financial planner with IBN Financial Services, was permanently barred from association with any FINRA registered firms after consenting to FINRA allegations that Diaz engaged in unsuitable variable annuity exchanges, deceptively used falsified financial information and dates, committed fraud in connection with alternative investments, falsified books and records, engaged…

J.P. Turner & Co, recently acquired by Cetera, has over 360 registered representatives and over 150 branch offices nationwide. J.P. Turner’s history with securities regulators is substantial. For example, in December 2013, J.P. Turner consented to a sanction consisting of a censure and restitution in the amount of almost $1 million for the failure to…

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