Whistleblower Law Resources

Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Lisa Banks and associate Mehreen Rasheed coauthored an article for Corporate Compliance Insights (CCI) entitled, "Wells Fargo Complaints Show Flaws in Federal Whistleblower Program."  In the article published on December 9, 2016, Ms. Banks and Rasheed discussed how the recent Wells Fargo...
In a new Cafepharma interview entitled, “Safely Collecting Documents for Whistleblower Suits - Interview with an Employment Attorney,” Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Michael Filoromo offered his analysis of when and how whistleblowers can collect and share employer documents. Employment agreements often contain very broad...
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Lisa Banks and associate Matthew LaGarde co-authored an article for Corporate Compliance Insights (CCI) on October 7, 2016, entitled, "When Attorneys and COs Blow the Whistle: Ambiguities and Challenges." In the article, the authors discuss challenges corporate "gatekeepers" such as attorneys...
Katz, Marshall and Banks partner David Marshall authored an article for the FCPA blog on August 15, 2016, entitled, “SEC breaks new ground, bans employer-imposed waiver of right to whistleblower award.” The article discussed how the SEC's recent action imposing a $265,000 penalty on BlueLinx Holdings Inc. for requiring...
Law360’s Carmen Germaine interviewed Katz, Marshall and Banks partner David Marshall for an article for Law360 on August 11, 2016, entitled, “SEC Shows No Patience For Muzzling Whistleblowers.” The article discussed the SEC's recent settlement with an Atlanta-based construction products distributor called BlueLinx Holdings, Inc...
On August 9, 2016, Katz, Marshall and Banks partner Michael Filoromo published an article on Law360 entitled, "Deciphering The Scope Of The Pa. Personnel Files Act." The article discusses whether a former employee can be considered a "current" employee under Pennsylvania's Personnel Files Act, and therefore have a right to file...
Katz, Marshall and Banks partners Lisa Banks and Michael Filoromo published an article in Corporate Compliance Insights entitled, "The SEC's Increasing Focus on Employer-Employee Confidentiality Agreements." The article discussed how the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission's recent rulings on confidentiality agreements that...
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Michael A. Filoromo, III and law clerk Matthew LaGarde published an article in Law360 on June 2, 2016, entitled “Will DTSA Whistleblower Protection Be A Game-Changer?”  The article discussed the recently-passed Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA), designed primarily to provide legal...
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra S. Katz and Matthew LaGarde published an article in Law360 on April 27, 2016, entitled “A Victory For SOX Whistleblowers In Recent DOL Decision.”  The article discussed the Department of Labor Administrative Review Board’s recent decision in Dietz v. Cypress Semiconductor Corp., a case...
Employment laws can seem confusing. For those who might have an employment claim but aren’t sure where to start, we’ve compiled this list of resources to help you better understand the process as well as the rights and protections granted to you as an employee. If you’d like further information, please contact us. Additional...

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