4 Keys To Handling Whistleblower Claims

Law360, New York (October 6, 2010, 10:53 AM EDT) -- With the financial reform bill's new economic incentive for whistleblowers, properly advising a client on how to deal with an informant has become one of the most valuable services a lawyer can provide, experts say.

Whistleblower complaints are “the hottest claims in America right now,” thanks in part to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, said Gregory Keating, a shareholder at employment and labor firm Littler Mendelson PC.

Unlike before, the bill allows whistleblowers to go to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission...
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