Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Provisions are Attracting Increased Submissions to Government regulators

March 20th, 2012 by Qui Tam

The Financial Times reports that the new SEC and CFTC whistleblower provisions of the Dodd-Frank law of 2010 has caused an increase in reliable tips to federal regulators.  Sean McKessy, head of the SEC Whistleblower Office indicated that the SEVC has received a number of tips with signs of reliability either because they are coming from someone working at the company or there is a sufficient amount of specificity. 

For more information, please see:
http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/15e5a89c-6a27-11e1-b54f-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links/rss/companies_us/feed//product#axzz1p71Sp0SW

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