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The Long-Awaited OSC Whistleblower Program Is Now In Force
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, Ireland, USA
  • July 21 2016

On July 14, 2016, the Ontario Securities Commission (the “OSC”) broke ground in Canada when it officially launched its widely anticipated Office of


SEC Loses Chief of the SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • July 14 2016

On Friday, July 8, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced Sean McKessey, Chief of the SEC's Office of the Whistleblower, will


SEC Whistleblower Chief Sean McKessy to Leave, Agency Announces
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • July 8 2016

The SEC announced today the departure of Sean X. McKessy, Chief of the SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower. Mr. McKessy was the first to hold that role


Whistleblower Claims Under SOX and Dodd-Frank: Recent Developments
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • July 1 2016

In 2002, Congress passed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act ("SOX"), which extends whistleblower protections to certain individuals who report conduct they


The Whistle Blows Again: SEC Pays Second Largest Whistleblower Bounty Award
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • June 21 2016

On June 9, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission (‘SEC”) awarded the second largest whistleblower bounty - $17 million - granted under the


OSC Announces Launch Date for its Whistleblower Program
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, Ireland, USA
  • June 20 2016

In a much-anticipated announcement, the Ontario Securities Commission said on June 16th that it will officially launch its rewards-based


Substantial Awards Available for the Taking: SEC Announces $17 Million Whistleblower Award
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • June 13 2016

On June 9, 2016, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission announced its second largest award under the agency's Dodd-Frank Whistleblower


SEC Announces Third-Highest Award Ever to Whistleblower
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • Ireland, USA
  • May 31 2016

On May 17, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it would award between $5 million and $6 million, the third-highest


Whistleblower Claims Under SOX and Dodd-Frank: Recent Developments
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • May 25 2016

In 2002, Congress passed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act ("SOX"), which extends whistleblower protections to certain individuals who report conduct they


SEC Issues Third Whistleblower Award In Just One Week
  • Katz Marshall & Banks LLP
  • Ireland, USA
  • May 24 2016

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Whistleblower Office announced on Friday, May 20, 2016, that it was issuing its third award in a