Global Investigations Review quoted Stacie Hartman in a February 12 article titled "Whistleblower Tips Soar Amid Pandemic." The article discusses the recent spike of whistleblower tips reported to the US Securities and Exchange Commission. Experts say the coronavirus pandemic, which has forced millions of people to work from home, likely contributed to the rise in whistleblower tips in 2020.
Hartman, who co-chairs Steptoe's Financial Services group, says, "It's pretty clear that the pandemic played a significant role."
The full article can be read at Global Investigations Review (subscription required).