Tag Archives: Defense industry

Don’t Tread on the SEC’s Whistleblower Program (Through Confidentiality Agreements)

Whistleblowers are a problem for corporations and a boon for the SEC. The SEC relies in part on whistleblowers to identify possible wrongdoing within publicly-traded companies. From the agency’s perspective, the employees and officers of a company are in the … Continue reading

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Guns, Not Drugs—Two Recent Arms Export Control Act Prosecutions

If a lawyer at a cocktail party introduces himself to you as an “international trade lawyer,” would you think “oh, how boring”? You shouldn’t. There may be some less-than-exciting aspects of trade law (see, e.g., anti-dumping work) but this regulatory … Continue reading

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