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April 13, 2017
Barclays and What Happens When You Go After the Whistleblower
Financial Times
Jordan A. Thomas weighs in on Barclays use of security team to hunt down whistleblower The Justice Department is investigating banking giant Barclays and the United States Postal Service (USPS) over an alleged attempt to expose a whistleblower. Barclays Chief Executive Office, Jes Staley, reached out to postal inspectors after its board received two letters...
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March 2, 2017
Anyone Can Whistle: The Essential Role of the Whistleblower in American Society – Features Eight Legendary Whistleblowers.
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February 19, 2017
SEC Whistleblower Program Likely to Survive
Business Insurance
Jordan A. Thomas comments on the future of the SEC Whistleblower Program While the President has expressed an unfavorable opinion of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, it’s unlikely that he will to get rid of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Whistleblower Program. Partner and Whistleblower Chair Jordan A. Thomas told Business...
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February 11, 2017
Whistleblower Laws Could Deliver Multibillion Budget Boost: U.S. Lawyer
Brisbane Times
Jordan A. Thomas discusses why Australia should adopt the U.S. whistleblower structure Many lawyers have highlighted the advantages of introducing a whistleblower protection program in Australia that is similar to the one in place in the United States. While whistleblower policies in the U.S. allow multimillion dollar payouts to employees calling out corporate crime, the...
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February 10, 2017
House GOP Taking Aim at SEC Whistleblower Program
Law360
Jordan A. Thomas weighs in on potential policy changes to the SEC Whistleblower Program While the new administration is finishing up its cabinet appointees in Washington, House Republicans are preparing to make altercations to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s policies. These changes include a provision that could limit the agency’s whistleblower program. The significant...
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Updated Investor Bulletin: Focus on Money Market Funds
“The SEC’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy is issuing this Investor Bulletin to help educate investors about money market funds, including money market funds’ investment objectives and risks.”
Rules & Regs
November 22, 2016
SEC Whistleblower Program Records Best Year
Corporate Crime Reporter
Jordan A. Thomas reflects on the SEC’s Whistleblower Program’s success in 2016 and what effect the incoming administration may have When asked what impact the incoming Trump administration would have on the program, Jordan Thomas said that any efforts to undermine the program “are likely to be unsuccessful and opposed by a broad coalition of...
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November 22, 2016
Trump Offers Window Into Plan To Dismantle Wall Street Regulation
New York Post
Jordan A. Thomas addresses what a Trump administration may mean for the SEC Whistleblower Program Regardless of the Trump administration’s desire to dismantle the Dodd-Frank Act, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Whistleblower Program is likely to continue its track record of success. Partner Jordan A. Thomas recently spoke to Law360 to discuss the future...
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November 17, 2016
SEC Whistleblower Award Total Reaches Record High
Bloomberg BNA
Jordan A. Thomas comments on recent research findings regarding suspected reporting and disclosure violations Securities and Exchange Commission actions against public companies or their subsidiaries have grown significantly, according to a recent NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business and Cornerstone Research report. Issuer reporting and disclosure remained the most common allegation, present in 26...
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November 16, 2016
Dodd-Frank Rollback to Spare SEC Whistleblower Program, Experts Say
Program Business
Jordan A. Thomas addresses what a Trump administration may mean for the SEC Whistleblower Program Regardless of the Trump administration’s desire to dismantle the Dodd-Frank Act,  the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Whistleblower Program is likely to continue its track record of success. Partner Jordan A. Thomas recently spoke to Law360 to discuss the future...
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November 16, 2016
5 Big Changes Coming to Investors in a Trump Presidency
Time
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November 16, 2016
A post-Trump SEC could shake up current policy
Reuters
Jordan A. Thomas addresses what a Trump administration may mean for the SEC Whistleblower Program Regardless of the Trump administration’s desire to dismantle the Dodd-Frank Act,  the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Whistleblower Program is likely to continue its track record of success. Partner Jordan A. Thomas recently spoke to Law360 to discuss the future...
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March 19, 2018
Whistleblowers Represented by Jordan Thomas Earn Largest SEC Whistleblower Awards in History
New York, NY (March 19, 2018) – The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that it will award a group of whistleblowers more than $83 million, the largest awards announced since the SEC Whistleblower Program was established seven years ago. Represented by Jordan Thomas, the whistleblowers’ tips led to a landmark enforcement action that resulted in Merrill...
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March 20, 2018
Once an SEC Regulator, Now Thriving as a Lawyer for Whistleblowers
The New York Times
In a profile piece published in The New York Times, Whistleblower Practice Chair Jordan A. Thomas talks about his decision to travel “the road not taken,” and how it has benefited those in difficult professional positions. After dealing with a traumatic upbringing and seeking emancipation from his parents at the age of 15, Thomas went...
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July 29, 2019
2019 Half-Time Report
The SEC Whistleblower Program: Where Wall Street Answers to Main Street
We are pleased to bring our clients and friends a midyear report to highlight key awards, trends and issues of import in the SEC whistleblower arena. It’s an exciting time for whistleblowers, and, by extension, investors at large. Since the program’s roll-out, the Commission has received nearly 30,000 tips from 119 countries. Most remarkable, as...
Articles & Perspectives
May 30, 2019
NPR Features Jordan Thomas on Planet Money Podcast, “The Whistleblower Whisperer”
NPR Planet Money
Leading SEC whistleblower attorney Jordan Thomas was featured on NPR’s Planet Money podcast.  In the episode “The Whistleblower Whisperer,” Jordan tells Planet Money co-host Jacob Goldstein about his work representing whistleblowers who provided evidence to the SEC that led to landmark enforcement actions against Wall Street’s biggest banks, including Merrill Lynch and JP Morgan.  Jordan also...
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October 5, 2018
Jordan A. Thomas Named Whistleblower “Lawyer of the Year”
Press Release
New York, NY – October 5, 2018 – [Jordan Thomas][prior firm][‘s] is pleased to announce that its leading SEC whistleblower attorney Jordan A. Thomas, a principal architect of the SEC Whistleblower Program who established the nation’s first law practice exclusively focused on SEC whistleblowers, has been named a 2018 “Lawyer of the Year” by the Taxpayers...
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Named one of the top whistleblower practices/attorneys in the country by The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, NPR and The New Yorker
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