Brian Lewis Pittman– Private Securities Transaction without Proper Prior Written Notice
Brian Lewis Pittman Allegedly Participated in a Private Securities Transaction Involving a Petroleum Company, Permian Advanced Oil Recovery Investment Fund 1 LP, without First Obtaining Prior Written Notice
Brian Lewis Pittman, or around June 1,2013, allegedly participated in a private securities transaction involving a petroleum company, Permian Advanced Oil Recovery Investment Fund 1 LP, without first obtaining prior written notice, according to a recent FINRA Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent (AWC) currently under review by attorneys Joe Peiffer and Jason Kane.
Brian Lewis Pittman allegedly induced a customer to $100,000 in a promissory note offered by Permian Advanced Oil Recovery Investment Fund 1 LP, and Pittman allegedly received compensation from the petroleum company of approximately $4.000, the AWC notes.
The Peiffer Wolf securities lawyers are currently investigating Brian Lewis Pittman, who, prior to participation in the aforementioned private securities transaction, allegedly failed to provide prior written notice to Westport Resources Investment Services, Inc. regarding his participation and failed to obtain Westport’s approval of his participation in such transaction, the AWC reports.
Brian Lewis Pittman Allegedly Referred Two Customers to Invest $375,000 in Permian Advanced Oil Recovery Investment Fund 1 LP offering, from which Pittman Allegedly Received Compensation to the Tune of Approximately $45,000
Brian Lewis Pittman referred two customers with Westport accounts to who allegedly invested $375,000 in the Permian offering, and, Pittman also participated in said transactions by assisting the customers with the paperwork and Pittman received compensation of approximately $45,000, according to an AWC presently being reviewed by attorneys Jason Kane and Joe Peiffer.
As a result of the aforementioned conduct, Pittman violated NASD and FINRA Rules and has been fined $10,000 by FINRA and suspended for six months, the AWC notes.
One should also note that, according to the AWC, Brian Lewis Pittman, neither admitted nor denied the FINRA findings.
Securities Lawyers Investigating
The Peiffer Wolf securities lawyers often represent investors who lose money as a result of alleged failure to obtain proper prior approval regarding private securities offerings and are currently investigating Brian Lewis Pittman’s alleged offerings of Permian Advanced Oil Recovery. They take most cases of this type on a contingency fee basis and advance the case costs, and only get paid for their fees and costs out of money they recover for their clients.
Investors who believe they lost money as a result of Brian Lewis Pittman’s alleged participation in a private securities transaction involving a petroleum company, Permian Advanced Oil Recovery Investment Fund 1 LP, may contact the securities lawyers at Peiffer Wolf, Jason Kane or Joe Peiffer, for a free no-obligation evaluation of their recovery options, at 585-310-5140.