Study Finds DOJ and SEC Whistleblower Help Leads to $20+ Billion More in Judgments

The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) has released the results of a recent study that investigated the effect that DOJ and SEC whistleblowers had on financial misrepresentation actions over a 35-year period, from 1978-2012.* Notably, the Study found that the assistance of DOJ or SEC whistleblowers results in significantly higher penalties:  “In total, we estimate [...]