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SEC Seeks Right to Cut Whistleblower Bounties

Greg Keating, Chair of Choate's Whistleblower Defense and Labor Employment and Benefits Practice Groups, recently spoke with the Wall Street Journal for their article "SEC Seeks Right to Cut Whistleblower Bounties."

From the article:

Gregory Keating, who heads the whistleblower-defense practice at Choate Hall & Stewart LLP, said the potential cut to bounties in the biggest cases may rein in what he called a trend in which “high-stakes plaintiff-side whistleblower attorneys have squarely focused on this area.” He welcomed proposed changes that would benefit plaintiffs in smaller cases.

 

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