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Connecticut High Court to Rule on Pivotal Matters Relating to Whistleblower Retaliation

As you likely know, federal whistleblower laws are designed to protect relators from backlash or adverse employment decisions based solely on the whistleblower’s decision to come forward. Known as anti-retaliation laws, employees who opt to file a whistleblower lawsuit under the False Claims Act may also advance a separate cause [...]

By | 2018-03-27T10:05:22+00:00 August 6th, 2014|False Claims Act Legal News|

The SEC Files Brief in Support of Whistleblower in Case Against Siemens

Since 2010, the SEC has received thousands of whistleblower complaints, many of which have resulted in lucrative settlements against fraudulent investors.Image source: Wikimedia Commons In 2010, the Dodd Frank Act was enacted to further financial reform and bring about greater integrity from those working on Wall Street. One of the hallmark features of [...]

By | 2018-03-27T09:05:09+00:00 April 2nd, 2014|SEC Fraud|