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Proskauer Rose LLP
The DOL's ARB recently held that a former employee of Exelis Systems Corporation who was employed in Afghanistan could bring a SOX claim even though he worked exclusively outside of the United States.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The Northern District of New York recently denied a Rule 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss a former employee's Dodd-Frank whistleblower retaliation claim, finding that the plaintiff sufficiently alleged....
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On August 24, 2017, petitioner Digital Realty Trust, Inc. ("Digital Realty") filed its brief on the merits in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers.
Withers LLP
Whistleblowers who are culpable and unreasonably delay reporting wrongdoing may see their whistleblower awards reduced, following a recent SEC order.
K&L Gates
Clarissa Coleman is a partner in the Litigation Department at the global law firm K&L Gates LLP. She has acted for several organisations that have been investigated for misconduct, so knows more than most about the importance of ethics in business.
Morgan Lewis
As you have likely heard by now, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has been targeting companies that require departing employees, as a condition to receiving severance benefits...
Proskauer Rose LLP
The Northern District of Illinois recently dismissed an Indiana-based employee's claims for retaliatory discharge in violation of common law, focusing on the nature of the connection...
Proskauer Rose LLP
The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia recently granted a Rule 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss a Dodd-Frank whistleblower retaliation claim brought by an ex-project manager...
Jackson Lewis P.C.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has released a revised online whistleblower complaint form.
Ford & Harrison LLP
Leaks are everywhere. They happen in politics, in sports, in the entertainment industry, in people's everyday lives, and (unfortunately for many of us, myself included) in the roofs and pipes in our homes.
Littler Mendelson
The Minnesota Supreme Court issued a unanimous opinion on August 9, 2017 in Friedlander v. Edwards Lifesciences, LLC, finding that the 2013 amendments to the Minnesota Whistleblower Act...
Orrick
The SEC has awarded $2.5 million to a government agency employee who reported misconduct by a company to the SEC and caused the SEC to open an investigation.
Proskauer Rose LLP
They proceeded to arbitration, filing a claim of retaliation under the New York Labor Law.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The SEC awarded almost $2.5 million to a whistleblower from a domestic government agency for reporting the "improper conduct" of a company.
Orrick
We have previously written about how Dodd-Frank retaliation cases are a mixed bag for employers and about the Supreme Court's expansion of Sarbanes-Oxley ("SOX") Whistleblower protections.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
The SEC announced two separate whistleblower awards worth approximately $4.2 million combined.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The Ninth Circuit recently affirmed a grant of summary judgment in an employer's favor, dismissing a SOX and Dodd-Frank whistleblower retaliation case based on the plaintiff's lack of an objectively reasonable belief of violations of securities law.
Proskauer Rose LLP
On July 27, 2017, the SEC announced that it was paying a $1.7 million bounty award to a whistleblower, even though the whistleblower: (1) had some culpability in the fraud; (2) unreasonably delayed reporting the fraud; and (3) failed to comply with a Dodd-Frank rule requiring whistleblowers to submit inside information in writing in certain circumstances.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On June 30, 2017, Governor Greitens signed a bill which makes sweeping reforms to the Missouri Human Rights Act (MHRA).
Proskauer Rose LLP
On July 25, 2017, the Third Circuit allowed a plaintiff who was an in-house attorney to proceed with a whistleblower retaliation lawsuit under the New Jersey Conscientious Employee Protection Act (CEPA)...
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K&L Gates
Clarissa Coleman is a partner in the Litigation Department at the global law firm K&L Gates LLP. She has acted for several organisations that have been investigated for misconduct, so knows more than most about the importance of ethics in business.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia recently granted a Rule 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss a Dodd-Frank whistleblower retaliation claim brought by an ex-project manager...
Proskauer Rose LLP
The Northern District of Illinois recently dismissed an Indiana-based employee's claims for retaliatory discharge in violation of common law, focusing on the nature of the connection...
Proskauer Rose LLP
The Northern District of New York recently denied a Rule 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss a former employee's Dodd-Frank whistleblower retaliation claim, finding that the plaintiff sufficiently alleged....
Morgan Lewis
As you have likely heard by now, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has been targeting companies that require departing employees, as a condition to receiving severance benefits...
Jackson Lewis P.C.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has released a revised online whistleblower complaint form.
Withers LLP
Whistleblowers who are culpable and unreasonably delay reporting wrongdoing may see their whistleblower awards reduced, following a recent SEC order.
Proskauer Rose LLP
They proceeded to arbitration, filing a claim of retaliation under the New York Labor Law.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On August 24, 2017, petitioner Digital Realty Trust, Inc. ("Digital Realty") filed its brief on the merits in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The CFTC first proposed some form of these amendments to its Whistleblower Rules last year.
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