At first blush, implementing an employee hotline and
following-up on complaints might seem a simple endeavor. The recent $3.5
million federal jury award to an employee terminated after he reported illegal
conduct by a supervisor demonstrates that employers must not only have a
President Obama's proposed budget for fiscal
2014 includes good news for whistleblowers: Under his plan, the law finally
would protect people who report tax cheats to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service
Although the IRS Whistleblower Program has existed since
2006 - encouraging and rewarding...
One of the more intriguing aspects of the Rutgers'
termination of basketball coach Mike Rice are reports , like
the New York Times story, that the FBI is investigating the former assistant
who released the video of the conduct that led to Rice's firing. The
inquiry centers around a letter...