Top 10 Whistleblower And Retaliation Developments Of 2013

Law360, New York (January 3, 2014, 6:55 AM EST) -- Whistleblower claims have become a chief concern among general counsels, employment counsel, human resources professionals and compliance professionals because they implicate critical compliance failures and sensitive retaliation issues and present significant financial and reputational risks. These matters proliferated at an exceptional pace in 2013. Indeed, 2013 was a transformative year in the whistleblowing and retaliation arena, as Section 806 of SOX, which has been rigorously enforced under the current administration, and Section 922 of Dodd-Frank, which is still fairly new (having been enacted in 2010), took...
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