Law Firm of Mark A. Tepper, P.A. issues Investor Alert to Customers of UBS in Puerto Rico

Oct 07, 2013, 12:50 ET from Mark A. Tepper, P.A.

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Law Firm of Mark A. Tepper, P.A. is alerting current and former brokerage customers of UBS Financial Services (NYSE: UBS), who invested in local municipal bond funds in Puerto Rico to be quick in querying any substantial losses with legal advice about their rights.

UBS customers investing in highly leveraged bond funds in Puerto Rico, who according to a New York Times report were encouraged by the bank's brokers to borrow even more money to invest in those funds, may be entitled to recovery from losses suffered, according to an Investor Alert from the law firm of Mark A. Tepper, P.A.

"If investors are not told all material facts about financial investment opportunities, they can suffer losses they might otherwise have avoided," says Attorney Mark A. Tepper, a former Chief Trial Counsel at the New York Attorney General's Bureau of Investor Protection and Securities.

Current and former customers of UBS who purchased local municipal bond funds in Puerto Rico from UBS brokers can contact attorney Mark A. Tepper to explore their legal rights. To discuss your legal rights with the law firm of Mark A. Tepper, P.A., you can email attorney Mark A. Tepper at or telephone the law firm at 954-961-0096.

About Mark A. Tepper, P.A. ( Attorney Mark Tepper has earned the reputation of "Investor Advocate" while practicing law for over 35 years representing individual investors. FINRA arbitrators have upheld claims filed by Mr. Tepper against a number of large financial services companies. A member of the Florida, New York and California Bars, Mr. Tepper is AV®-rated, the highest rating of lawyers in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.

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