Jennifer Chunias

Jennifer Chunias

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Update: Another SEC Enforcement Action on Whistleblower Waivers and Releases

Summary - Earlier this month, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced its second significant enforcement action against an employer based on confidentiality and release provisions that the SEC asserts...more

8/22/2016 - Cease and Desist Confidentiality Agreements Dodd-Frank Enforcement Actions Fines Health Net Publicly-Traded Companies SEC Securities Exchange Act Severance Agreements Waivers Whistleblower Awards Whistleblowers

SEC Enforcement Expands Scope of Prohibited Provisions in Employment-Related Agreements

Summary - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced its second significant enforcement action against an employer based on confidentiality and release provisions that the SEC asserts will discourage...more

8/16/2016 - Cease and Desist Orders Civil Monetary Penalty Confidentiality Agreements Dodd-Frank Employee Releases Enforcement Actions Remedies SEC Securities Violations Severance Agreements Whistleblower Protection Policies

SEC Applies Whistleblower Protections to Confidentiality Arrangements

Public companies should review their confidentiality arrangements for any provisions that may result in unintended violations of the Dodd-Frank Act’s whistleblower protections....more

4/16/2015 - Confidentiality Agreements Dodd-Frank EEOC Enforcement Actions Internal Investigations KBR (formerly Kellogg Brown & Root) NLRB General Counsel Rule 21F SEC Whistleblower Protection Policies Whistleblowers

The SEC’s Whistleblower Program: 2013 Results and What to Expect in 2014

The SEC’s 2013 Whistleblower Report to Congress reported an 8% increase in tips and whistleblower awards over the previous year, as well as the program’s largest single award to date. In recent public statements,...more

4/15/2014 - Corporate Counsel Employment Policies SEC Whistleblowers

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