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Whistleblower Lawyer Speaking at CLE About Whistleblower Rights of Private Sector Employees

Whistleblower lawyer Jason Zuckerman will speak at a DC Bar CLE on June 15, 2021 titled Handling Whistleblower Claims Series 2021 – Rights of Private Sector Employees.  Registration is available on the website of the DC Bar.

Zuckerman is privileged to join distinguished practitioners Arian June, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP; Laurence J. Freedman, Mintz Levin; Alexis Ronickher, Katz, Marshall & Banks LLP; and Eduardo A. Santiago-Acevedo, Prudential Financial Inc..

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, and False Claims Act.  Our experienced faculty panel will provide you with practical insights on the following issues:
  • Impact of Supreme Court’s decision in Somers v. Digital Realty Trust on corporate whistleblowers and corporate compliance programs
  • Recent SEC whistleblower awards
  • Trend in DOL Administrative Review Board and federal court decisions on the scope of Sarbanes-Oxley protected conduct
  • The impact of the Supreme Court’s decision in Universal Health Services v. United States ex rel. Escobar on implied certification claims
  • 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 representing whistleblowers at the DOJ, SEC, CFTC, and IRS.

Matthew Stock is the Director of the Whistleblower Rewards Practice at Zuckerman Law. He represents whistleblowers around the world in SEC, CFTC and IRS whistleblower claims. He is also a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner and former KPMG external auditor.