SEC Amends Whistleblower Program Rules
September 23, 2020
The SEC has issued a final rule, Whistleblower Program Rules. The final rule will “increase efficiencies around the review and processing of whistleblower award claims, and provide the Commission with additional tools to appropriately reward meritorious whistleblowers for their efforts and contributions to a successful matter.”
For more information, see the press release and statements by SEC Chairman Jay Clayton and Commissioners Elad L. Roisman, Hester M. Peirce, and Caroline A. Crenshaw on the SEC’s Web site.