Circuit Court Adopts Narrow Interpretation of Anti-Retaliation Provision of Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Rules

October 2013
Financial Fraud Law Report
The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit recently issued a groundbreaking ruling on the scope and applicability of the whistleblower protection rules enacted by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010. The authors of this article discuss the ruling and its potential impact.