Securities and Exchange Commission

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SEC proposes return to 30% awards for corporate whistleblowers

The Securities and Exchange Commission recently proposed changes to its program for dealing with corporate whistleblowers. Since the Dodd-Frank banking…

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FILE - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission building in Washington is seen on Aug. 5, 2017. Chinese companies will have to disclose more information about audits and whether they are controlled by a government or else leave U.S. stock markets under a rule approved by securities regulators, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021. (AP Andrew Harnik, File)

What happened at one agency when the inspector general botched an investigation

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GAO finds agencies mostly managed telework network security with a few holes

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President-elect Joe Biden speaks during an event at The Queen theater, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Biden picks Chopra, Gensler for financial oversight roles

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FILE - In this June 30, 2020, file photo the U.S. Supreme Court is seen in Washington. President Donald Trump didn't have to look very far for one of the contenders on his short list to replace the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court: he's been considering one of his own lawyers. Kate Comerford Todd is a deputy White House counsel, helping navigate Trump's White House through a thicket of legal issues. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

White House memo puts burden of proof back on agency for administrative enforcement

One particular White House memorandum issued a month ago didn’t get a lot of notice. But some think it should have.

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National Whistleblower Center

New SEC rule would limit how much whistleblowers get paid for tips

A new Securities and Exchange Commission measure may limit payouts whistleblowers receive as a result of tips about corporate malfeasance.

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Using natural disasters to defraud consumers

Owen Donley of the Securities and Exchange Commission reveals investment schemes that use natural disasters to defraud consumers.

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