In this audio post, Justin Kudler interviews Thomas Sporkin about the SEC Whistleblower Program and potential rising claims resulting from this area. Tom is a partner at Buckley LLP in Washington, DC. Before joining Buckley, Tom held several positions at the SEC, including serving as Chief of the Office of Market Intelligence, where he oversaw the formation of the Whistleblower Program. As Justin introduces in the interview, the SEC’s Whistleblower Program hopes to find people who know of possible securities law violations, and is authorized to reward those people with monetary awards. The program recently published its annual report to [...]
Jordan A. Thomas, Esq., Partner and Whistleblower Chair at Labaton Sucharow LLP joined us in the Media Zone at the 2017 PLUS D&O Symposium to discuss SEC whistleblower enforcement and what's ahead with the new administration.
From the 2015 PLUS Conference session “Unfinished Laws? An Update on Dodd-Frank, The JOBS Act, Etc.,” panelist Sharie Brown, Esq. (Troutman Sanders LLP) discusses trends in whistleblower litigation. If D&O insurance issues are important to you then don't miss the industry event of the year - the 2016 PLUS D&O Symposium, February 3 and 4 in New York. PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library