Show Me the Money – Large Rewards as an Indispensable Piece of the Whistleblower Enforcement System
By Gordon Schnell
In yet another corporate attempt to upend the surging success of the American whistleblower system, the US Chamber of Commerce recently proposed a cap on whistleblower rewards. Under the False Claims Act
as well as the recently implemented whistleblower provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act, whistleblowers are entitled to between 15% and 30% of any government recovery. This has...