SEC Whistleblower Lawyers

Whistleblower Attorney Chairing CLE on Whistleblower Rights of Private Sector Employees

 

Washington DC Whistleblower attorney Jason Zuckerman is chairing a DC Bar CLE on the whistleblower rights  of private sector employees on May 16, 2017 from 5:30 pm to 8:45 pm.  To register, click here.

Don’t miss this chance to catch up on recent developments under whistleblower reward and whistleblower protection laws, including developments under the whistleblower provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, False Claims Act, and National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).  Our experienced faculty panel will provide you with practical insights on the following issues:

  • Lessons learned from recent SEC whistleblower awards;
  • DOL Administrative Review Board and federal court decisions on the scope of protected conduct under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act;
  • The impact of the Supreme Court’s decision in Universal Health Services v. United States ex rel. Escobar on implied certification claims.
  • Recent amendments to the NDAA’s whistleblower protection provisions;
  • The scope of the False Claims Act’s anti-retaliation provision and the interplay of whistleblower reward and whistleblower protection claims;
  • Best practices for investigating and responding to whistleblower disclosures; and
  • Tips for preparing whistleblower submissions to DOJ, IRS, and SEC.

Faculty: Arian June, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP; David Marshall, Katz, Marshall & Banks, LLP; Colette Matzzie, Phillips & Cohen, LLP; Molly Senger, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP; Jason Zuckerman, Zuckerman Law

Jason Zuckerman, Principal of Zuckerman Law, litigates whistleblower retaliation, qui tam, wrongful discharge, and other employment-related claims. He is rated 10 out of 10 by Avvo, was recognized by Washingtonian magazine as a “Top Whistleblower Lawyer” in 2015 and selected by his peers to be included in The Best Lawyers in America® and in SuperLawyers.