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  1. The Supreme Court - February 21, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers , No. 16-1276: Paul Somers, a former Vice-President at Digital Realty Trust, brought a claim of whistleblower retaliation under the Dodd-Frank Act against his former employer, alleging he was terminated after reporting suspected securities-law violations by the company to senior management.

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  2. Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for Digital Realty TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "Shares of Digital Realty have underperformed the industry it belongs to in the past six months. However, the Zacks Consensus Estimate for first-quarter and full-year 2018 funds from operations per share remained unchanged in a week's time.

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  3. Only Persons Who Report Security Violations to the SEC are...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Supreme Court in Digital Realty Trust narrowed the definition of a whistleblower under the Dodd-Frank Act only to those persons who have provided information of a securities laws violation to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission , resolving a split between the Fifth and Ninth Circuits. Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v.

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  4. Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Protection Extends Only to Employees Who Report to SECRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The United States Supreme Court today narrowed the universe of plaintiffs who can claim protection under the whistleblower anti-retaliation provisions of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act . In a unanimous decision, the Court held that employees are not protected under Dodd-Frank unless they report information relating to a violation of the securities Commission .

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  5. High Court Narrows Dodd-Frank "Whistleblowers"Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    The U.S. Supreme Court yesterday endorsed a narrow definition of the term "whistleblower" in the context of the Dodd-Frank Act. Specifically, the Court ruled in Digital Realty Trust Inc. v.

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  6. The Supreme Court limits whistleblower protections under Dodd-FrankRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Economist

    WHEN Paul Somers realised that Digital Realty Trust, the real-estate investment company where he was vice-president, was playing fast and loose with securities rules, including hiding $7m in cost overruns, he alerted senior management. Shortly afterwards he was sacked from his $200,000-a-year job.

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  7. Whistle[blowing] While You Work: Dodd-Frank's Antiretaliation...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The United States Supreme Court just issued a decision in a highly anticipated whistleblower case, and unanimously held that the antiretaliation provision of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act applies only to employees who make reports of alleged violations of the securities laws to the Securities and Exchange Commission . Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v.

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  8. High court whistleblower ruling could affect internal reportingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    Wednesday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling, which says whistleblowers are not protected from retaliation under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act if they only report wrongdoing internally, is likely to encourage them to go straight to the Securities and Exchange Commission, say attorneys. These experts say although the business community had urged the court to issue this ruling, it could undermine firms' opportunity to first address any issues themselves, before attracting the SEC's regulatory scrutiny.

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  9. Skip Your Compliance Department and Go Directly to the SECRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Law Prof Blog

    The Supreme Court just released its opinion in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers .

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  10. "It Says What It Says": Dodd-Frank Whistleblower...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On February 21, 2018, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that the anti-retaliation provision of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act does not extend to an individual who has not reported a violation of the securities laws to the Securities and Exchange Commission . According to the Court, the language of the law requires that "[t]o sue under Dodd-Frank's anti-retaliation provision, a person must first 'provid[e] .

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  11. Supreme Court holds anti-retaliation law narrowly applies to true whistleblowersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Jurist

    Somers [SCOTUSblog materials] that the anti-retaliation provision of the securities law does not apply to an individual terminated before he reported acts of retaliation to the Securities and Exchange Commission [official website]. The respondent, Somers, was terminated from petitioner Digital Realty Trust, Inc., shortly after he reported potential securities laws violations to senior management.

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  12. Supreme Court Decides Digital Realty Trust v. Somers, No. 16-1276Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On June 19, 2107 the U.S. Supreme Court decided Digital Realty Trust v. Somers , holding that the Dodd-Frank Act's prohibition on employer retaliation against whistleblowers extends only to individuals who have reported violations of the securities laws to the SEC.

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  13. "It Says What It Says": Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Protection Requires SEC Reporting, SCOTUS RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | jdsupra.com

    On February 21, 2018, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that the anti-retaliation provision of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act does not extend to an individual who has not reported a violation of the securities laws to the Securities and Exchange Commission . According to the Court, the language of the law requires that "[t]o sue under Dodd-Frank's anti-retaliation provision, a person must first 'provid[e] .

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  14. Amica Mutual Insurance Co. Acquires 8,097 Shares of Digital Realty Trust, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    Amica Mutual Insurance Co. lifted its holdings in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. by 105.3% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

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  15. Supreme Court, 9-0, Denies Bid to Expand Whistleblower ProtectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Insurance Journal West

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to broaden protections for corporate insiders who call out misconduct, ruling they must take claims of wrongdoing to the Securities and Exchange Commission in order to be shielded against retaliation. The justices ruled 9-0 in favor of Digital Realty Trust Inc., throwing out a lawsuit brought against the California-based real estate trust by a fired former employee who had reported alleged wrongdoing only internally and not to the SEC.

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  16. Whistleblower guards narrow: Supreme CourtRead the original story

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that whistleblower protections passed by Congress after the 2008 financial crisis only apply to people who report problems to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, not more broadly.

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  17. Ruling limits whistleblower protectionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Texarkana Gazette

    The Supreme Court sharply limited the legal protections for corporate whistleblowers on Wednesday, ruling they are not shielded from being fired under a federal law unless they have reported a potential fraud to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The justices conceded their ruling might gut the whistleblower protections that were adopted after the Wall Street collapse in 2008.

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  18. Corporate whistleblower protections cut by Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WebCPA

    The U.S. Supreme Court narrowed an anti-retaliation provision in the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial law, insulating publicly traded companies from some whistleblower lawsuits. The court unanimously threw out a lawsuit against Digital Realty Trust Inc. by a former company official who was fired after complaining internally about alleged violations of federal securities laws.

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  19. Q4 2018 Earnings Estimate for Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Issued By SunTrust BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    Digital Realty Trust, Inc. - Investment analysts at SunTrust Banks dropped their Q4 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Digital Realty Trust in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. SunTrust Banks analyst G. Miller now expects that the real estate investment trust will earn $1.67 per share for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $1.69.

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  20. Thomas vs. SotomayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    A unanimous Supreme Court struck a blow for the plain reading of the law on Wednesday, but a pair of dueling concurrences deserve broader attention for what they say about the different methods of legal interpretation on the High Court today. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote for the full Court in rebuking the Securities and Exchange Commission for reinterpreting the Dodd-Frank Act despite the clear text of the statute .

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