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The courageous whistleblowers we represent put a lot on the line when they disclose fraud or other securities law violations to their employers or the SEC.  Unfortunately, retaliation against whistleblowers remains all too prevalent at many companies.  According to the Ethics & Compliance Initiative’s Global Business Ethics Survey, more than one in three employees who reported misconduct experienced retaliation.

This FAQ provides an overview of Dodd-Frank whistleblower protections for SEC whistleblowers.

Our experienced and effective Dodd-Frank SEC whistleblower retaliation lawyers have obtained substantial damages for whistleblowers in retaliation matters and obtained awards for whistleblowers. Contact us today to find out about your options under the Dodd-Frank Act to combat whistleblower retaliation and how to maximize your recovery.

Click below to hear SEC whistleblower lawyer Matt Stock’s tips for SEC whistleblowers:

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Dodd-Frank SEC Whistleblower Retaliation Lawyers

If you have suffered retaliation for whistleblowing, contact an experienced SEC whistleblower protection attorney at Zuckerman Law for a free, confidential consultation by calling 202-262-8959.

Guide to Dodd-Frank SEC Whistleblower Program

To learn more about the SEC Whistleblower Program, download Zuckerman Law’s eBook: SEC Whistleblower Program: Tips from SEC Whistleblower Attorneys to Maximize an SEC Whistleblower Award:SEC Whistleblower Program Tips from SEC Whistleblower Attorneys to Maximize an SEC Whistleblower Award

SEC Whistleblower Retaliation Lawyer's Guide to SOX Whistleblower Protection

For more information about SOX whistleblower protection, see our guide titled Sarbanes-Oxley Whistleblower Protection: Robust Protection for Corporate Whistleblowers:



We are a Washington, DC-based law firm that represents whistleblowers in whistleblower rewards and whistleblower retaliation matters and litigates discrimination claims on behalf of employees in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. The firm is dedicated to zealously advocating on behalf of our clients to achieve justice and accountability.
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