Amicus Briefs

October 7, 2013

Lawson v FMR LLC

SIFMA submitted an Amicus "Friend of the Court" Brief

Case Name and Court:

Lawson v. FMR LLC

U.S. Supreme Court

October 7, 2013

Amicus Issues:
Whether the Sarbanes-Oxley Act whistleblower protection provision applies only to employees of public companies, as held by the First Circuit, or also extends to employees of private companies that contract with public companies.

Counsel of Record:

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Michael Delikat

Richard Bierschbach

Renee Phillips

Devin Slack 

Other Amici:



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