The Source for Whistleblowers, Journalists, Legislators & Academics

U.S. District Judge Rules that Whistleblower Protections Don’t Extend Overseas

U.S. Disctrict Judge Nancy Atlas ruled last week in Houston that whistleblower protections do not apply overseas.  Khaled Asadi filed suit claiming that General Electric retaliated against him after he voiced concern that the company had violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Click here for the full article from the Wall Street Journal Corruption & Currents Blog.  http://blogs.wsj.com/corruption-currents/2012/07/03/judge-says-anti-retaliation-provisions-dont-cover-foreign-whistleblowers/

Related posts

Democracy Misconceived

By William Nettles and Reuben Guttman There is a misconception among many that democracy...

The Art of Advocacy

Judges are now insisting that plaintiffs make their case with facts instead of merely...

Rapamune In the News

The Justice Department on Tuesday joined a whistleblower lawsuit against Pfizer and its subsidiary...

Comments are currently closed.

Top