Frank Briseno of Metairie, Louisiana, a stockbroker registered with FSC Securities Corporation, was the subject of a customer initiated investment related FINRA securities arbitration claim that was settled on July 21, 2020 for $3,500,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Briseno made unsuitable recommendations concerning the sale of variable annuities and real estate securities during the course of…

Brian Stanley Pearce of Winter Haven Florida a stockbroker formerly registered with FSC Securities Corporation has been fined $5,000.00 and suspended for seven months from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity supported by findings that Pearce engaged in private securities transactions without getting approval from FSC Securities Corporation. Letter…

Leonard Voris Fox Jr. of Marlton New Jersey a stockbroker formerly registered with FSC Securities Corporation is the subject of a customer initiated investment related FINRA securities arbitration claim which was resolved for $150,000.00 in damages founded on accusations that the customer’s funds had been misappropriated and that Fox misled them during the time that…

Gilberto Briseno (also known as Gilbert Briseno) of Boutte Louisiana a former stockbroker and investment adviser representative of LPL Financial is referenced in a customer initiated investment related FINRA securities arbitration claim where the customer sought compensatory damages estimated to exceed $5,000.00 founded on allegations that the customer received unsuitable investment recommendations from Briseno concerning…

Frank Briseno III of Metairie Louisiana a stockbroker and investment adviser representative currently registered with FSC Securities Corporation is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on May 6, 2020 in which the customer requested more than $100,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that the customer was provided bad investment advice from…

Eric Dean Rolshoven of Florence Montana a stockbroker formerly registered with FSC Securities Corporation is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was settled to resolve accusations that Rolshoven failed to supervise a stockbroker’s activities which led to inappropriate transactions being effected by the stockbroker. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Arbitration…

Larry Jefferson Tolbert of Memphis Tennessee a stockbroker formerly registered with FSC Securities Corporation is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was resolved for $45,000.00 in damages founded on allegations that Tolbert put the customer in real estate investment trust products despite those securities having been inappropriate for the customer’s…

Cory James Chapman (also known as Mickens Chapman) a stockbroker formerly employed by FSC Securities Corporation and The Retirement Group, has been terminated from the Retirement Group on December 14, 2017 supported by allegations that Chapman sold away from the firm. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Public Disclosure additionally reveals that on April 18, 2016,…

Eric Lloyd Vogen of Davidson North Carolina a stockbroker currently registered with FSC Securities Corporation is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint which was resolved on March 20, 2017 for $15,000.00 in damages supported by allegations that the customer was not provided information about income benefit provisions on a variable annuity….

FSC Securities Corporation, a brokerage firm headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, has been censured and fined $100,000.00 by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) by consenting to findings that it failed to apply mutual fund sales charge waivers for its customers that were eligible to receive them. Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent, No. 2017054137901 (Dec. 20,…

Jon Lewis Bowles of Pasadena, California, a stockbroker registered with FSC Securities, Inc., is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim, where the customer sought $50,000.00 in damages based upon allegations of violation of FINRA Rules, violation of state and federal laws, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, misrepresentation, suitability and…

Eric Dean Rolschoven, of Missoula, Montana, a stockbroker registered with FSC Securities Corporation, was fined $15,000.00 by the Office of the Montana State Auditor, Commissioner of Securities and Insurance, according to a Consent Agreement and Final Order containing findings that Rolschoven failed to supervise a registered representative who engaged in sales practice violations. In the…

Frederick Wesley Roehm, of Schaumburg, Illinois, a stockbroker formerly registered with FSC Securities Corporation, has been fined $5,000.00 and suspended from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity according to an Order Accepting Offer of Settlement containing findings that Roehm, inter alia, failed to disclose that a customer sued him…

Leonard V. Fox, Jr., of Marlton, New Jersey, a stockbroker formerly associated with FSC Securities Corporation, is the subject of a Summary Revocation Order issued by the State of New Jersey Bureau of Securities, which has revoked Fox’s investment advisor representative registration and securities agent registration supported by findings that he was expelled by Financial…

FSC Securities Corp., headquartered in Atlanta, GA, has agreed to a letter of acceptance, waiver and consent (“AWC”) with FINRA dated August 10,2017. The agreement in Enforce,ment Action AWC 2010024620303 involves the sale to customers of non-traditional Exchange Traded Funds (“ETFs”). FSC operates a general securities business utilizing an independent contractor model. It has approximately…

Jordan Stuart Berlin, of Bedford Corners, New York, a stockbroker formerly registered with FSC Securities Corporation, is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint on August 16, 2016, in which the customer requested $5,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that Berlin made unsuitable investment recommendations to the customer concerning equity investments, and…

FSC Securities Corporation, a broker-dealer headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, has been censured and fined $100,000.00 by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) based upon consenting to findings that the firm failed to supervise sales of leveraged, inverse, or inverse and leveraged exchange traded funds and enabled its staff to make unsuitable investment recommendations of exchange traded…

Greg D. Templeton, of New York, New York, a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer & Co., Inc., has been permanently barred from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity based upon consenting to findings that he obstructed a FINRA investigation into allegations of his sales practice violations and “mishandling” of…

Gregg D. Templeton, of New York, New York, a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., was named in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim on December 20, 2016, which settled for $562,500.00 in damages based upon allegations that from July 1, 2010 to March 31, 2015, Templeton misappropriated the customer’s funds, effected…

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…

Barry Hartman, of Missoula, Montana, a stockbroker registered with FSC Securities Corporation, became subject to a pending customer dispute on October 19, 2015, in which a customer requested $45,000.00 in damages after alleging that Hartman engaged in unauthorized transactions in the customer’s account and selected investments which were not suitable. On the same day, Hartman…

Leonard V. Fox, Jr., of Marlton, New Jersey, a stockbroker with FSC Securities Corporation, was permanently barred from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member after consenting to findings that he failed to cooperate in a FINRA investigation into allegations of his misappropriation of customer funds. Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent, No….

Andrew Scott Corbman, of Lansdown, Virginia, was suspended for one month from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity after consenting to findings that he engaged in unsuitable recommendations and provided misleading communications to investors. Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent, No. 2010024620302 (Feb. 1, 2016). According to the AWC,…

Alan Cashaw, Jr., of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, a registered representative with FSC Securities Corporation, was charged by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Department of Enforcement in a Complaint alleging that Cashaw failed to respond to FINRA’s requests to provide information in connection with a FINRA investigation into Cashaw’s alleged misconduct. Department of Enforcement v. Alan Cashaw,…

James E. Scott, a registered representative with FSC Securities Corp., was permanently barred from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority in any and all capacities via terms of an Order Accepting Offer of Settlement containing allegations that Scott had aided and abetted an individual in the sale and recommendation of certain unauthorized securities transactions,…

FSC Securities Corp. of Atlanta, Georgia, a FINRA member brokerage firm and investment advisor firm registered with the SEC, is responsible for paying eight investors an award collectively totaling more than $1.2M via a FINRA’s arbitration panel decision after claimants alleged violations of FINRA Conduct Rule 3010, respondent superior/agency by estoppel, and violations of the…

FSC Securities is a “franchise” broker-dealer, purports to be America’s largest networks of independent advisors, with more than “1,500 financial advisors” operating from more than 238 geographically dispersed “independent” branch offices “across the United States. FSC Securities is also part of the AIG Advisory Group Barry G. Hartman Until March 2013, Barry G. Hartman was…