I know I am not alone in wanting SEC whistleblower submissions to be resolved more quickly. Perhaps more than anyone else, the SEC wants this program to pick up speed. Sean McKessy, Chief of the SEC’s new whistleblower office, has stated the same desire on more than one occasion, and I am confident that his team is doing everything they can to fast-track the program.
Besides the potential for awards, there are at least three positive signs that things are improving for potential whistleblowers since the inception of the SEC program.
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