Authoritative Book With Detailed Chapter On The SEC Whistleblower Program
Jason Pickholz, the founder of The Pickholz Law Offices, is a co-author of the two-volume book Securities Crimes. Mr. Pickholz is also the sole author of the book’s comprehensive SEC whistleblower program chapter.
The SEC whistleblower program chapter is currently 105 pages long with additional appendices.
Securities Crimes is published by leading legal publisher Thomson Reuters. The book and its SEC whistleblower program chapter are updated annually to cover recent developments.
What Is In The SEC Whistleblower Program Chapter?
The SEC Whistleblower Program Chapter is Chapter 3 of the Securities Crimes book. Its general contents include:
- Eligibility Prerequisites of the SEC whistleblower program
- Submitting Information to the SEC
- Protection Of A Whistleblower’s Information
- Post-Submission Disqualifications As A Whistleblower
- Covered Actions
- Multiple Actions
- Monetary Sanctions Collected
- Award Claims
- Factors That May Increase The Award Amount
- Factors That May Decrease The Award Amount
- Award Determinations
- Whistleblower Protections
You can see the full table of contents for the book and the SEC whistleblower program chapter by clicking here.
The Origin Of The SEC Whistleblower Program Chapter
The SEC whistleblower program was created as part of the Dodd-Frank Act in 2010.
By late 2012, it had become apparent that there was no single, authoritative source for potential SEC whistleblowers or SEC whistleblower law firms to turn to for information about the SEC whistleblower program.
To fill that void, Mr. Pickholz wrote a brand new, in-depth SEC whistleblower program chapter for his book. The SEC whistleblower program chapter first appeared in print in 2013.
Every year since then, Mr. Pickholz has expanded and updated the SEC whistleblower program chapter to include new information about SEC orders and pronouncements, court decisions, and other developments derived from Mr. Pickholz’s ongoing experience as an SEC whistleblower attorney.
How To Obtain A Copy Of Securities Crimes
You can find out more about the Securities Crimes book and purchase a copy from Thomson Reuters directly. The book is available in both paper and electronic formats.
The Securities Crimes product page can be found on Thomson Reuters’ website here.
Links To Past Update Announcements
About The Author
More information about Jason Pickholz can be found on his biography page by clicking here.
Since it was founded in 2010, The Pickholz Law Offices has represented employees, officers, customers, and others in SEC whistleblower cases involving financial institutions, broker dealers, investment advisors, and public companies listed in the Fortune Top 10, Top 20, Top 50, Top 100, Top 500, and the Forbes Global 2000.
We were the first law firm ever to win an SEC whistleblower award for a client on appeal to the full Commission in Washington, an achievement that Inside Counsel magazine named one of the five key events in the history of the SEC whistleblower program. You can read more about that recognition by clicking here.
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If you would like to speak with an SEC whistleblower lawyer, please feel free to call Mr. Pickholzat 347-746-1222.
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