Daily Archives: September 2, 2020, 10:42 am

SEC Cancels Vote on Controversial Whistleblower Program Reforms – WSJ

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has called off a second attempt to vote on long-pending amendments to its whistleblower award program—a sign the agency’s commissioners still haven’t reached a consensus on a final version of the rules. The amendments, in the works for more than two years, would give the SEC the ability to curtail the largest whistleblower awards…

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Former US Attorney Jessie K. Liu Joins Skadden in Washington, DC | Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Skadden is pleased to announce that former U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia Jessie K. Liu has joined the firm’s Washington, D.C. litigation practice. Ms. Liu’s practice will encompass white collar and government enforcement matters, including defending government investigations and conducting internal investigations; representing companies and individuals in connection with complex civil litigation, particularly in government-facing civil litigation; and…

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