Big Whistleblower Predictions for 2015

The Wall Street Journal
January 23, 2015

Jordan A. Thomas foresees the SEC focusing on employment contracts in 2015

The SEC will likely continue to focus on whistleblower retaliation, said Jordan Thomas, partner and head of the whistleblower representation practice at law-firm Labaton Sucharow LLP. "It's becoming a standard area of inquiry with cases involving whistleblowers," he said.

Last year, the agency brought its first-ever whistleblower retaliation case against a hedgefund advisory firm.