Legal Advice for Whistleblowing — 37 results
Written by attorney Erica Cordova, over 1 year ago.
The False Claims Act allows a private individual or “whistleblower," with knowledge of past or present fraud on the federal government to recover stiff penalties and triple damages. The Act... more
Written by attorney John Mccarthy, about 2 years ago.
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Eric Snowden is a hero. Snowden grew up in North Carolina. He enlisted in the... more
Written by attorney David McCormack, over 2 years ago.
As we previously informed you, Massachusetts has a False Claims Act that provides financial incentive for whistleblowers to come forward and report corporate abuse or fraud against the... more
Written by attorney Donna Ballman, over 6 years ago.
Have you recently objected to any activity, policy, or practice of the employer which is in violation of a law, rule, or regulation? Unlike many whistleblower protections, your objection... more
Written by attorney R Scott Oswald, almost 5 years ago.
In an attempt to restore investor confidence and deter securities fraud, Congress enacted the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 ("SOX"). Under Section 806 of SOX (http://www.sox-online.com/... more
Written by attorney David McCormack, about 3 years ago.
Previously, Sugarman provided a general overview of Federal and State Whistleblower Claims and the Massachusetts False Claims Act. In Part 3 of the blog series, Sugarman Partner David... more
Written by attorney Michael Thompson, about 4 years ago.
On May 25, 2011,the SEC issued final rulesgoverning the new whistleblower bounty program mandatedby last yearsDodd-Frank financial reform law. Under the new rules, if a whistleblower... more
Written by attorney Steven Rubin, about 4 years ago.
Air Carrier Whistleblower Employees (AIR21) 49 U.S. C. Â§42121 (AIR21) 49 U.S. C. Â§42121 is a federal law that provides retaliation protections for employees of commercial air carriers... more
Written by attorney Michael Thompson, over 4 years ago.
Little noticed by the general public but of intense interest to the
food industry, in January 2011, President Obama signed the most sweeping
food safety legislation of the past 70 years.... more
Written by attorney Joseph Griffith, almost 5 years ago.
South Carolina’s Statutory Whistleblower Protections for SC Employees/Consumers & Their Attorneys-Lawyers-Law Firms South Carolina whistleblowers who are employed by a South Carolina state... more