Whistleblower Law Blog

Dodd-Frank Act enhances whistleblower rewards and protections

August 6, 2010
With the adoption of the Dodd-Frank Act, financial whistleblowers gained additional incentives and protections through an amendment to the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.  Under Dodd-Frank’s Section 922, whistleblowers are now eligible for rewards between 10% and 30% of monetary sanctions exceeding $1,000,000 provided...

Whistleblowing, Sarbanes-Oxley, and Retaliation Claims

November 29, 2007
Katz Banks Kumin partner Debra S. Katz 1 published a continuing legal education white paper entitled “Whistleblowing, Sarbanes-Oxley, and Retaliation Claims.”  The paper was presented at an American Law Institute-American Bar Association continuing legal education seminar on November 29, 2007.  The full text of...

Legal Ethics Issues in the Representation of Multiple Parties: Issues Affecting Plaintiffs' Lawyers

April 6, 2006
Katz Banks Kumin partner Debra S. Katz[1] published a continuing legal education white paper entitled “Legal Ethics Issues in the Representation of Multiple Parties: Issues Affecting Plaintiffs' Lawyers.”  The paper was presented at the "24th Annual Employment Law & Litigation Institute: Legal Trends and Practice...

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