Expanding Protections for Antitrust Whistleblowers -- Help is On the Way
By Gordon Schnell
Two U.S. senators this week proposed legislation that would for the first time extend whistleblower protections to those reporting on violations of the antitrust laws. The bill, introduced by Senators Patrick Leahy (D-Vermont) and Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) as the Criminal Antitrust Anti-Retaliation Act
, would amend the Antitrust Criminal Penalties Enforcement and Reform Act (ACPERA). This...