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Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
Approximately two years after it was enacted to protect public and private sector employees who report wrongdoing, the Whistleblower Protection Law, 2015 went into effect on February 1, 2018.
On 15 July 2016 the Governor of the Cayman Islands assented to the repeal of the longstanding Confidential Relationships (Preservation) Law.
The Government of the Cayman Islands has this week gazetted a bill to repeal the statute that has frequently – and mistakenly – been described as Cayman's banking secrecy law.
KPMG Luxembourg
The EU Council has proposed a new EU directive to protect whistleblowers who report EU law breaches.[1] The current draft of this directive was passed by the European Parliament's legal
Collas Crill Guernsey
The war stories emerging from the 2007/2008 financial crisis predominantly blame the bankers for its creation, in tandem with allegations of weak regulation. Since the mid noughties the UK financial services regulatory regime has undergone a significant overhaul, resulting in a far tougher regulator with a keen eye on individual accountability.
Carey Olsen
Workplaces are getting better at adapting to meet the needs of their employees, according to expert speakers at the CIPD's People Conference in Guernsey, sponsored by Carey Olsen.
Mayer Brown
Leniency is a form of whistle blowing, where a cartel member discloses to the Hong Kong Competition Commission (the "Commission") the existence of, and information about, a cartel in return for immunity from prosecution.
DQ Advocates
Senior Associate Leanne McKeown addressed the ACSP's packed AGM at the end of October on the topic of "Employment Law Developments – Equality and Whistleblowing".
DQ Advocates
On 1 January 2017 the Financial Services Rule Book 2016 comes into operation. With this will be the requirement on all Isle of Man licence holders to establish, implement and maintain an effective whistleblowing policy.
In this case the Tribunal noted that it must look beyond the express terms of the contract towards the true factual situation between the parties in order to understand the status of the individual.
The new Slovak Act on Whistleblowing that took effect 1 March 2019 has introduced some notable changes to the obligations that employers faced under the previous Act on Whistleblowing valid until 28 February 2019.
GVZH Advocates
Monitoring of employees at the workplace is not specifically regulated by Maltese Law. In this respect, one must refer to the Data Protection Act (Chapter 440 of the Laws of Malta)...
Mamo TCV Advocates
The 'Protection of the Whistleblower Act' (the 'Act') which came into force on the 15th September 2013 seeks to make provision for procedures in terms of which employees
STA Law Firm
Whistleblowing is a concept which has risen to prominence in recent years and is a somewhat confusing and controversial topic.
STA Law Firm
Whistleblowing is an act wherein the public or the authorities are informed of an illegal activity taking place in an organization
STA Law Firm
Whistleblowing is an act wherein the public or authorities are informed of an illegal activity taking place in an organization.
Clyde & Co
The Dubai International Financial Centre Authority has published a consultation paper on replacing DIFC Law No. 4 of 2005, as amended, with DIFC Law No.6 of 2018.
Clyde & Co
A new law which is designed to enhance investors' trust in Dubai may also have a welcome effect in protecting employees from certain forms of whistleblowing.
WhistleB has interviewed Angélique Parisot-Potter of Massy Group to find out how WhistleB's whistleblowing solution supports Massy Group's endeavours to be an ethical organisation in a geographic region that is known for high levels of corruption.
Mayer Brown
Asia's legal and human resources advisors are often required to function across multiple jurisdictions. Staying on top of employment-related legal developments is important but can be challenging.
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