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Ill. Federal Court Grants Summary Judgment On Whistleblower Retaliation Claims
On September 27, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois granted a defendant-employer summary judgment on a whistleblower retaliation claim under the Illinois
United States
15 Oct 2019
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District Of Rhode Island Dismisses In-House Attorney's SOX Whistleblower Claim For Lack Of Protected Activity
On July 19, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island granted an employer's motion to dismiss a SOX whistleblower claim, holding that the Plaintiff—an in-house attorney...
United States
14 Oct 2019
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Substantial Changes Ahead For Illinois Employers In 2020 Relating To Sexual Harassment Training, Mandatory Arbitration Agreements, And More
On August 9, 2019, Governor Pritzker signed into law Public Act 101-0221 (the "Act"), which enhances protections against workplace sexual harassment and discrimination.
United States
26 Aug 2019
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Illinois Enacts Workplace Transparency Act
On August 9, 2019, Illinois Governor Pritzker signed the Workplace Transparency Act (the "Act") into law. The Act will apply to all contracts, agreements, clauses, or waivers entered into
United States
23 Aug 2019
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ARB Affirms Dismissal of SOX Whistleblower Claim Against Non-Public Companies
The ARB recently affirmed the dismissal of a whistleblower retaliation claim under Section 806 of SOX, holding an employer is not a "contractor"
United States
21 Aug 2019
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Illinois Bans Salary History Inquiries
On July 31, 2019, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker signed into law House Bill 834 (the "Bill"), which amends the Illinois Equal Pay Act of 2003
United States
8 Aug 2019
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Chicago Enacts Fair Workweek Ordinance
On July 24, 2019, the Chicago City Council passed and Mayor Lightfoot approved a predictive scheduling ordinance known as the Fair Workweek Ordinance (the "Ordinance").
United States
8 Aug 2019
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4th Circuit Vacates ARB SOX Whistleblower Decision For Lack Of Protected Activity
On June 13, 2019, the Fourth Circuit overturned the ARB's decision in favor of a complainant, ruling that the plaintiff had not engaged in protected activity under the SOX whistleblower
United States
29 Jul 2019
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Illinois Legalizes Recreational Marijuana: Impact On Employers
Illinois will soon become the eleventh state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. On June 25, 2019, Governor Pritzker signed into effect House Bill 1438
United States
5 Jul 2019
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SEC Awards Joint Whistleblowers $3 Million Even Though Information Was Not Voluntarily Given
On June 3, 2019, the SEC's Office of the Whistleblower announced a $3 million award to two whistleblowers who provided the SEC with information that led it to investigate
United States
1 Jul 2019
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Ill. Supreme Court Affirms Dismissal Of Ill. Whistleblower Act And Retaliatory Discharge Claims
On May 23, 2019, the Illinois Supreme Court issued a ruling in Roberts v. Board of Trustees of Community College District No. 508, reaffirming the pleading standards for both common law retaliatory discharge
United States
28 Jun 2019
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House Financial Services Committee Passes Bill To Expand Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Protection To Internal Whistleblowers
On May 8, 2019, the House Committee on Financial Services passed H.R. 2515, the Whistleblower Protection Reform Act of 2019.
United States
13 Jun 2019
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Seventh Circuit Reaffirms Test For Employee Status
On May 8, 2019, the Seventh Circuit reaffirmed its test for determining employee status under federal anti-discrimination laws ...
United States
29 May 2019
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Hospital Sues Whistleblower For Failing To Report Information And Choosing Instead To Use As Basis For Claim
In an unusual and eye-catching case, a hospital facing a whistleblower lawsuit from a former senior executive under the False Claims Act ("FCA") has brought suit against that individual
United States
27 May 2019
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Alabama Federal Court Denies Motion For Summary Judgement On SOX Whistleblower Claim
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
United States
16 May 2019
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Impactful Sexual Harassment Bill Passes Illinois Senate
On April 11, 2019, the Illinois state Senate voted to pass Senate Bill 1829, also known as the Workplace Transparency Act (the "Act").
United States
2 May 2019
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LA Jury Awards Whistleblower $1.5 Million
This case is consistent with a trend of sizable jury verdicts in whistleblower retaliation claims.
United States
21 Mar 2019
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Ninth Circuit Affirms Most Of Jury Verdict In Former GC's SOX Whistleblower Lawsuit
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
United States
15 Mar 2019
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Fifth Circuit Affirms Summary Judgment On SOX Whistleblower Claim
On February 15, 2019, the Fifth Circuit affirmed the grant of summary judgment in favor of Andeavor Corporation f/k/a Tesoro Corporation on a SOX whistleblower claim ...
United States
13 Mar 2019
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First Cir. Sets Pleading Standard For FCA Whistleblower Retaliation Claims
Thereafter, Shields alleged that Guilfoile threatened to sue him for defamation and tortious interference.
United States
21 Feb 2019
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