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Entries in whistleblower award (96)


SEC receives 202 FCPA whistleblower tips FY2018

The SEC's Office of the Whistleblower received 5,282 tips during FY2018, including 202 FCPA-related complaints.

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Tardy SEC whistleblower earns reduced award

The Securities and Exchange Commission reduced a whistleblower award to $1.5 million Friday because the whistleblower was "culpable" and delayed reporting the misconduct for a year. 

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SEC awards two whistleblowers $54 million

The Securities and Exchange Commission awarded $39 million to one whistleblower Thursday and $15 million to another in the same case for information that helped the agency "bring an important enforcement action." 

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Jesse Van Genugten: Whistleblowing in the Netherlands may drive you crazy

The Netherlands, a country well respected in many regards for its commitment to organized labor and workers' rights, fails even to marginally protect a different class of vulnerable employee: the whistleblower.

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Martin Kenney: Whistleblowing is still a career-ending suicide mission

I have commented on several occasions about whistleblowing, so my thoughts on the subject are already well documented. I am a strong advocate of whistleblowing as a means of policing rogue companies or the individuals they employ. I have described whistleblowing as an important item in the regulatory toolbox.

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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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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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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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‘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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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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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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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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