SEC Charges Company for First Time Under Agency Rule Protecting WhistleBlowers

Ward Schumaker

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday charged a company with retaliating against an employee who blew the whistle on alleged misconduct, a first under the agency’s new authority to bring such cases. The SEC charged hedge-fund advisory firm Paradigm Capital Management Inc. with engaging in prohibited principal transactions and then retaliating against the former head trader who had reported the activity to the SEC.

Source: http://blogs.wsj.com/law/2014/06/16/sec-charges-company-for-first-time-under-agency-rule-protecting-whistleblowers/?mod=WSJBlog

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