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SEC Whistleblower Program Set for Banner Year

SEC Whistleblower Program Set for Banner Year

On April 16, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) awarded $27 million to a whistleblower who provided information that led to an SEC enforcement action. This was the largest award of 2020 and the sixth...

CFTC Announces New Livestock Market Task Force

CFTC Announces New Livestock Market Task Force

The livestock industry has faced unprecedented challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. Plummeting cattle prices and meat processing plant shut-downs have increased volatility in the market. These changes have raised...