Executive Risk Update: Second Quarter Cases
Six cases of interest reviewing due process, statute of limitations, whistleblowing and more.
On the last day of its term, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear the case and provide the final say on the extent of protection afforded to whistleblowers. It held those who report alleged unlawful conduct internally and face retaliation are protected even if the same disclosures were not contemporaneously made to the SEC.
Learn more including:
- Excess D&O policy proceeds as collateral
- Disgorgement held to be a penalty
- Why a sophisticated broker is critical to upholding D&O policies