Celesq® Programs

Blowing the Whistle: A Primer on the False Claims Act and SEC, CFTC, and IRS Whistleblower Programs

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This program provides an overview of the key legal regimes incentivizing and protecting whistleblowers who report fraud: the False Claims Act (FCA), the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC), the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Whistleblower Programs. With insights from both the plaintiff and defense bars, attorneys will obtain a measured overview of each whistleblower regime, including the applicable laws, backgrounds, causes of action, available damages, and protections against retaliation. 

Available in States

  • California
  • Colorado
  • Georgia
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Texas Self Study

Program Categories

  • Administrative Law & Regulations
  • Business Organizations & Contracts
  • Complex Litigation
  • Constitutional Law
  • Corporate and Securities Law
  • Federal Courts
  • In-House Counsel


  • Areas of Professional Practice : 1 Credit