The SEC whistleblower program offered by Lebaton Sucharow is one of the most prestigious arouns as it is headed by one of the authors of the Dodd-Frank Act, which changed the way the financial industry in the U.S. is regulated. The program came about when the 2008 economic slowdown shocked the entire world as most experts stated mismanagement of major financial businesses had led to the problems affecting the entire global economy.w
In response to the 2008 slowdown the Dodd-Frank Act was written to assist whistleblowers in having the confidence to bring any concerns or problems they could see in a company to officials at the Securities and Exchange Commission; one of the major changes to the whistleblower program was the introduction of anonymity for those dicusssing illegal activities in the financial industry. The Dodd-Frank Act explains the latest changes in the whistleblower program that encourage any individual to bring their concerns to regulators, including a financial reward of between 10 and 30 percent depending upon the level of any fines based on information received totaling more than $1 million.
The best option for any person considering blowing the whistle on individuals they work with or for because of financial problems breaking rules introduced to protect the public and administered by the SEC is to get some expert help before entering the whistleblower program. The program specialists at Lebaton Sucharow are headed by Jordan A. Thomas, who worked in policy and bill writing on Capitol Hill before entering the private sector with the law firm. Thomas has assembled a group of individuals who have the skills to take any whistleblower case to the current authorities and make sure the individual receives all the protections and rewards offered by the SEC under the Dodd-Frank Act.
Lebaton Sucharow have developed a simple procedure for beginning the process of entering the whistleblower program, which includes an initial meeting to discuss the reasons why the individual feels an act that does not meet the current regulations has taken place. Jordan A. Thomas has assembled a team of financial and legal experts who will work in secret to investigate whether the issues raised meet the criteria for entering the federal SEC whistlblower prgoram, before leading the individual through the rest of the process from start to finish.
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