Track 1 – Hypothetical Scenario: Mock Whistleblower Complaint & Interview

November 30, 2017 2:15pm

Jeff Eglash
Chief Compliance Officer

M. Alexander (Alec) Koch
King & Spalding

Kelly A. Moore
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

Laura N. Perkins
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

This highly anticipated, interactive session will take you through a mock scenario that highlights the complexities of handling a whistleblower complaint and interview. The expert faculty will focus on successful techniques, common mistakes and pitfalls that can undermine an effective strategy.

Part I: Mock Whistleblower Complaint and Interview

The first part of this session will navigate the anatomy of a whistleblower interview, successful techniques, as well as common pitfalls that can undermine an effective strategy.

Part II: Analysis of the Mock Interview and Best Practices

  • How to handle whistleblowers that come internally or from the government
  • What to do first: Which steps to take immediately once a claim has been made
  • How to question your employees
  • How to investigate and respond to whistleblower claims vs. “anonymous” reports
  • Mitigating the risk of whistleblower retaliation claims