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Whistleblower News Network 8h
“This is a great step forward. It is proof that the SEC understands the importance of paying large rewards to incentivize whistleblowers to step forward and deter future wrongdoing.” 's Steve Kohn on today's historic SEC whistleblower award.
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Whistleblower News Network 9h
“Today’s milestone award is a testament to the Commission’s commitment to award whistleblowers who provide the agency with high-quality information,” said SEC Chairman Jay Clayton of today's record-breaking SEC award.
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Whistleblower News Network 10h
An SEC has been awarded a $114 million whistleblower award, the largest in SEC history.
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Whistleblower News Network 10h
An SEC received an $800,000 award for their part in this case.
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Whistleblower News Network 11h
“Whistleblower advocates will be well served by exposing members of Congress who block needed whistleblower reforms and praising those elected officials who stand with the whistleblowers. This is a game-changer.” - Stephen M. Kohn on WNN's new Marist Poll.
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Whistleblower News Network 12h
Want to learn more about Howard Wilkinson, co-winner of the ? Read this week's of the Week story by on WNN:
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 21
Danske Bank whistleblower Howard Wilkinson is a co-winner of the . Read on WNN:
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 21
A group of staff members at Curtin University in Perth, Australia, have sent an anonymous email to university chancellor Andrew Crane, alleging misconduct and corruption.
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 20
In 2016, Deutsche Bank whistleblower Eric Ben-Artzi was awarded $8.25 million by the SEC but turned down the whistleblower award. Now, Ben-Artzi says he “would need a near miracle to avoid bankruptcy at this point.”
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 20
Author has written a new book entitled "The Whistleblowers," which shares the stories and experiences of whistleblowers in South Africa.
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 20
In light of WNN's recent Marist poll on whistleblowing, whistleblower attorney Stephen M. Kohn wrote an article detailing the specific pieces of whistleblower legislation he believes Congress should prioritize.
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 20
On October 9, the CFTC announced an order of default judgment, finding that a Pennsylvania man and his companies engaged in a foreign currency trading scheme. The company is to pay more than $1.2 million in penalties.
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 20
On October 13, OSHA hosted a public meeting for individuals to comment on the OSHA whistleblower program. Read about participants' comments in the meeting on WNN:
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 19
On October 14, the DOJ announced that a whistleblower complaint against medical device company Merit Medical Systems Inc. has come to a settlement. MMSI will pay $18 million to federal and state governments to settle alleged False Claims Act violations.
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 19
On October 15, the SEC announced an $800,000 whistleblower award. Read more on WNN:
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 19
A geologist who worked on the Mariner East pipeline in Pennsylvania has claimed that Sunoco/Energy Transfer, the company in charge of building the pipeline, prevented experts from reporting safety hazards.
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 19
This week's of the Week uncovered the largest money laundering scheme to date. Read Howard Wilkinson's story on WNN.
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 16
A hospital management group in Lakeway, Texas has agreed to pay over $13.5 million to resolve alleged loan fraud and False Claims Act violations.
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 16
Yesterday, the SEC announced an $800,000 award, issued to an individual whose disclosure instigated an SEC investigation that led to two successful enforcement actions.
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Whistleblower News Network Oct 16
A new report by the National Employment Law Project found that only 2% of COVID-19-related retaliation complaints made to OSHA from the beginning of the pandemic through early August were resolved. Read about the report's findings on WNN:
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