SEC's New Whistleblower Program Open For Business; Takes Effect Today
The SEC's new whistleblower program, created under rulemaking implementing the Dodd-Frank Act, is effective today. See the SEC's press release issued this morning: SEC's New Whistleblower Program Takes Effect Today , which links in turn to the SEC's central portal for reporting as a whistleblower and related info: www.sec.gov/whistleblower .
See also this Introduction by Office of the Whistleblower Chief Sean McKessy , and McKessy's remarks 8.11.11 at Georgetown University.  Props to Dave Lynn of TheCorporateCounsel.net Blog for the heads up in his post earlier today: W-Day is Here: The SEC's Whistleblower Rules Are Now Effective.