Fiduciary duty

regulatory investigations

Breach of Fiduciary Duty State and federal statutes alike mandate that investment advisers conduct their business in such a way that serves their clients’ best interests. A fiduciary duty exists when an individual places their trust and confidence in another—such as a financial adviser or broker who has superior knowledge in the industry. Typically, these …

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In the simplest terms, a fiduciary duty is a legal responsibility to act in another party’s best interests. From a practical perspective, determining what types of action constitute a violation of an existing fiduciary duty can be challenging. While certain instances in which a breach of fiduciary duty is clear and obvious, there are also …

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