Sempra Whistleblower Seeks Docs From 'Outsourced' SEC Probe

Law360, New York (May 8, 2012, 10:42 PM EDT) -- An employee whistleblower who accused Sempra Energy of bribing Mexican officials hit the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission with a California suit last month seeking documents related to the Sempra investigation, arguing that outsourcing investigations to law firms Baker & McKenzie and Jones Day made a "mockery" of justice.

Purported whistleblower Rudolfo Michelon asked a California federal court to compel the SEC and the FBI to release documents stemming from their investigation into Sempra's alleged Foreign Corrupt Practices Act violations.

In his Freedom of Information Act...
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