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Proskauer Rose LLP
On April 2, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama denied a defendant-employer's motion for summary judgment on a SOX whistleblower retaliation claim
Squire Patton Boggs LLP
The Ninth Circuit held that the anti-retaliation provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act do not protect whistleblowers who make internal complaints about potential violations
Foley & Lardner
Whistleblower Developments is a periodic report covering significant cases, decisions, proposals, and legislation related to whistleblower statutes and how they may impact your business.
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
On April 11, 2019, the French Data Protection Authority (the "CNIL") launched an online public consultation regarding two new CNIL draft standards ("Referentials")
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets subcommittee of the HFSC held a hearing to consider six legislative proposals intended to "hold public company executives accountable to both investors...
Motley Rice LLC
In its annual report for the 2018 fiscal year, the SEC's Office of the Whistleblower recently announced that it awarded $168 million to 13 whistleblowers over the course of the year.
Motley Rice LLC
The U.S. Supreme Court is expected this term to resolve conflicting opinions in False Claims Act whistleblower litigation regarding whether an extended statute of limitations should apply to cases in which the government ...
Fisher Phillips LLP
Here we are again, fast approaching the most sustained workday distraction of the year: March Madness.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Several states have passed new laws restricting use of nondisclosure agreements (NDAs), making it timely for companies to review their policies and practices.
Proskauer Rose LLP
On March 26, 2019, the SEC's Office of the Whistleblower announced two multi-million dollar awards to whistleblowers who provided the SEC ...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The SEC awarded $50 million to two whistleblowers for providing information that helped the agency to bring a successful enforcement action.
Ropes & Gray LLP
A recent decision in the 9th Circuit limits the Sarbanes-Oxley whistleblower protections available to former employees who face retaliation for blowing the whistle in FCPA cases ...
Proskauer Rose LLP
Says Siri alleged she was terminated as the general ledger staff accountant for Sutter Home Winery in retaliation for having notified the state Board of Equalization and Sutter's general counsel in writing...
Proskauer Rose LLP
On March 11, 2019, a federal court in Minnesota rejected an employer's attempt to litigate a plaintiff's state-law whistleblower claim in a federal forum,
Orrick
In February, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released its FY 2018 Annual Report and announced a record-breaking year for the agency's whistleblower program.
Orrick
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced earlier this month that it had awarded more than $2 million to an individual who provided "critical information through independent analysis of market data".
Proskauer Rose LLP
This case is consistent with a trend of sizable jury verdicts in whistleblower retaliation claims.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In the ever-evolving False Claims Act (FCA) arena, the Government told the court that it intends to move to dismiss a whistleblower suit against United Health Group's Executive Health Resources, Inc.
Proskauer Rose LLP
Although complaints were temporarily down in 2018, we expect the overall upward trend to continue in future years.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In order to provide an overview for busy in-house counsel and compliance professionals, we summarize below some of the most important international anti-corruption developments in the past month,
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Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
The 2018 California legislative session was another busy year with numerous employment-related bill signed into law.
Motley Rice LLC
The U.S. Supreme Court is expected this term to resolve conflicting opinions in False Claims Act whistleblower litigation regarding whether an extended statute of limitations should apply to cases in which the government ...
Proskauer Rose LLP
On February 26, 2019, the Ninth Circuit affirmed much of a jury's approximately $11M verdict finding that a former general counsel was discharged in retaliation for reporting alleged Foreign Corrupt
Motley Rice LLC
In its annual report for the 2018 fiscal year, the SEC's Office of the Whistleblower recently announced that it awarded $168 million to 13 whistleblowers over the course of the year.
Foley & Lardner
Whistleblower Developments is a periodic report covering significant cases, decisions, proposals, and legislation related to whistleblower statutes and how they may impact your business.
Orrick
In February, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released its FY 2018 Annual Report and announced a record-breaking year for the agency's whistleblower program.
Proskauer Rose LLP
This case is consistent with a trend of sizable jury verdicts in whistleblower retaliation claims.
Proskauer Rose LLP
Although complaints were temporarily down in 2018, we expect the overall upward trend to continue in future years.
Mayer Brown
Add the New York Department of Financial Services (the "DFS" or "Department") to the veritable orchestra of governmental entities and regulatory authorities that have issued requirements
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets subcommittee of the HFSC held a hearing to consider six legislative proposals intended to "hold public company executives accountable to both investors...
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