With an Increase in Whistleblower Activity in the UK, Is the U.S. Still the Forum of Choice?

January 12, 2016

Publication: Bloomberg BNA

Former U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) prosecutor in London, Roger Burlingame and London-based U.S. lawyer Joshua Ray, collaborate with Aaron Stephens of Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP to examine how, despite new regulations in the UK, British whistleblowers will continue to turn to U.S. authorities with reports of misconduct. The Bloomberg BNA article, titled “The UK’S Whistleblower Champion Regime: America’s Champion?” explores incentives provided by each jurisdiction and the reasons that the biggest and highest-value cases will continue to be routed to the U.S.