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The State of Tennessee Takes Regulatory Action Against Brent Turner

May 20, 2022 Blue Sky Laws

Brent Turner (CRD #: 2429805), a former broker, is involved in a pending regulatory action by a state agency, according to his BrokerCheck record, accessed on May 15, 2022. If you want to learn more about Brent Turner’s conduct as a broker, keep reading.

Consent Order from the State of Tennessee

On March 4, 2022, the Securities Division of the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance filed a consent order against Brent Turner.

The Division alleges that Brent Turner failed to maintain adequate ledgers, consistently provide required disclosures, enforce written policies and procedures, and maintain all copies of client agreements. The Division also alleges Brent Turner misrepresented assets under management on Form ADV, the Uniform Application for Investment Advisor Registration.

The consent order requires that Brent Turner “comply with the act” and includes sanctions of $2,500. This regulatory action is currently pending.

What are Blue Sky Laws?

Blue sky laws are state regulations designed to protect investors from fraud. These laws concern fraudulent activities which may not be explicitly banned by federal law, and may also define what investments qualify as securities in the state.

FINRA Rule 4511

FINRA Rule 4511 requires FINRA members to maintain accurate and up-to-date books and records.

FINRA Rule 3110

FINRA Rule 3110 requires that firms establish and enforce systems of supervision to ensure compliance with FINRA regulations. This includes the creation and enforcement of written policies and procedures.

Background Information

Brent Turner has passed the following exams:

  • Series 63 - Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination
  • Series 7 - General Securities Representative Examination
  • Series 6 - Investment Company Products/Variable Contracts Representative Examination

He has also worked for the following firms:

  • J.P. Turner & Company (CRD#:43177)
  • QA3 Financial (CRD#:14754)
  • Intersecurities (CRD#:16164)

Kurta Law Can Help

If you worked with Brent Turner and you have concerns about your investments, please contact us today at 877-600-0098 or info@kurtalawfirm.com for a free consultation.

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