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Entries in whistleblower award (91)

Wednesday
Aug152018

Tillipman and Brownlow: Is the SEC about to weaken the whistleblower program?

On June 28, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission proposed amendments to its whistleblower award program and requested comments from the public.

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Thursday
Jul122018

CFTC awards whistleblower $30 million

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission announced an award of $30 million to a whistleblower Thursday, the biggest award ever under the CFTC's whistleblower program.

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Thursday
Jun212018

National Whistleblower Center blasts Bank of England’s ‘deceptive’ report

A Bank of England report that mischaracterizes the reward program for FCPA tips and has other serious flaws should be removed right away, according to an American NGO that helps whistleblowers.

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Friday
Apr202018

‘Compliance professional’ collects third whistleblower award

A registered nurse and lawyer who served in compliance roles for healthcare providers was awarded $3.3 million in a False Claims Act settlement. She has now collected more than $6 million in three separate qui tam actions against former employers.

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Friday
Apr132018

SEC awards whistleblower $2.1 million

The SEC Thursday awarded more than $2.1 million to a former company insider "whose information led to multiple successful enforcement actions." 

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Friday
Apr062018

SEC whistleblower collects $2.2 million

The Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday awarded more than $2.2 million to a former company insider who first reported the information to another federal agency before taking it to the SEC.

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Monday
Mar192018

SEC awards three whistleblowers $83 million

The Securities and Exchange Commission made its biggest-ever whistleblower award Monday. It gave one person more than $33 million, and in the same case split nearly $50 million between two others.

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Thursday
Jan042018

Big FCPA story for 2018: Whistleblower rewards?

Have FCPA whistleblower tips reached a critical mass, so that more enforcement actions will follow?

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Friday
Dec152017

Two IberiaBank whistleblowers split $2.3 million

Two former employees of Louisiana-based IberiaBank were awarded more than $2.3 million Friday when the bank settled allegations that its mortgage unit made false claims for federal loan guarantees.

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Tuesday
Dec052017

SEC awards foreign whistleblower $4.1 million

The Securities and Exchange Commission Tuesday awarded more than $4.1 million to a former company insider who alerted the agency to "a widespread, multi-year securities law violation."

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Thursday
Nov302017

Two SEC whistleblowers split $16 million

The Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday announced awards of more than $8 million each to two whistleblowers who helped the SEC bring a successful enforcement action.

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Wednesday
Oct182017

Martin Kenney on the psychology of whistleblowing: Are they brave or foolhardy?

Corporate whistleblowers may be perceived to fall into one or more of several categories. The first category we should consider is for those who blow the whistle because they feel it is the right thing to do. The second is for those who blow the whistle in anticipation of a reward, such as those offered by the SEC's whisteblower program.

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