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Our firm has won a $1.5 million FINRA arbitration award against a Texas-based brokerage firm that sold private placements in an oil and gas business venture to our client. The FINRA arbitration award included a significant million dollars in punitive damages. Silver Law Group continues to represent other investors in failed private placements or Reg D offerings.

Our Client Loses a Significant Amount of Money in an Oil and Gas Private Placement

According to the FINRA statement of claim, a broker of the Texas-based brokerage firm first met with our client and convinced him to fly to Texas for the investment pitch. Our client then met with the CEO of the brokerage firm and pitched the investment to our client. The investment proceeds would allegedly by used to drill oil wells for oil production.  The CEO of the brokerage firm promised great returns on the investment within six months. Our client was convinced and invested approximately $521,000 – almost all of his life savings.

Scott Silver was happy to address a packed room of accomplished class action and mass tort lawyers to discuss securities and investment fraud cases and handling FINRA arbitration claims. HB Litigation Conferences is a leading conference coordinator and coordinated a unique conference in the NASDAQ building in Times Square.  Scott’s talk focused on elder financial fraud cases, representing investors in securities or FINRA arbitration claims and potential future stockbroker misconduct cases. As a recognized leader in securities arbitration, Scott is a passionate investor advocate, a proponent of improving the FINRA arbitration process and primarily represents investors in securities arbitration claims.

Silver Law Group is one of New York City’s top law firms for representing investors in securities and FINRA arbitration claims. Our attorneys have years of experience and are admitted to practice in Florida and New York representing investors nationwide. If you need a speaker on securities and investment fraud matters, please contact Scott Silver at ssilver@silverlaw.com  and visit us at www.silverlaw.com.

On December 8, 2017, the University of Miami School of Law held its annual class action forum.  Of particular interest was hot topics in class action and mass torts plus a keynote speech from the attorney representing many NFL players in litigation relating to concussions.

Scott Silver is a 1996 graduate of Miami Law School and an active member of the Law School alumni program.  In 2016, Silver Law Group was instrumental in helping the University of Miami Investor Rights Clinic receive a $107,000 Cy Pres Award from one of our class actions relating to the U.S. Pension Trust Corp. fraud which resulted in a substantial recovery for our clients.

The Investor Rights Clinic is an important program which teaches students about securities arbitration while helping investors, who may not be able to find counsel, pursue FINRA arbitration claims for securities and investment fraud.  Scott Silver is a frequent lecturer at investor rights clinics around the country including University of Miami and Albany Law School in New York.

Scott L. Silver is the managing partner of Silver Law Group, a nationally recognized law firm with offices conveniently located in New York and Florida representing aggrieved investors worldwide to recover their investment losses. Scott has received a Martindale Hubbell Preeminent “AV” Rating, the highest ratings given for general ethical standards and legal ability. Scott has spent his entire legal career practicing securities and financial services law.

Silver Law Group’s New York, New York office is focused on securities arbitration and litigation and plaintiff-side class action litigation, representing individual investors and institutions in claims against brokerage firms, investment advisors, commodities firms, hedge funds and others. Scott also routinely serves as counsel to receivers and trustees in matters relating to the recovery of investor losses in Ponzi schemes. Consultations and case reviews are available on a appointment only basis

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