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Whistleblowing & Retaliation: A Guide for Human Resources Professionals & Counsel, Sixth Edition

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Written by Edward T. Ellis, Gregory C. Keating and the Attorneys of Littler's Whistleblowing and Corporate Ethics Practice Group.

Highlights of developments covered by the Sixth Edition include:

•  NEW expanded chapters on federal whistleblower protections under the False Claims Act, OSHA, ACA and other acts
•  Comprehensive update of significant legislation, case law and agency decisions since December 2015, including:
     ◦ Deep analysis on the protections given to employees at the state level across the United States
     ◦ Dramatic developments under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, including the implications of civil provisions of section 806 of SOX, and the remedial scheme implemented to enforce it
     ◦ Developments in hot topic areas like The "Stepping Out of the Role" defense, cybersecurity and retaliatory acts outside the employment context
     ◦ Developments in the extraterritorial application of SOX and Dodd-Frank, and new legislation regarding whistleblower protections and data privacy outside the U.S.

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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1 — OVERVIEW OF DEVELOPEMENTS IN WHISTLEBLOWER & RETALIATON LAW 

CHAPTER 2 — THE ELEMENTS OF A RETALIATION CLAIM

CHAPTER 3 — RETALIATION ISSUES ARISING UNDER SPECIFIC STATUTES

CHAPTER 4 — THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT

CHAPTER 5 — THE DODD-FRANK WALL STREET REFORM AND CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT

CHAPTER 6 — WHISTLEBLOWER PROTECTIONS UNDER THE FEDERAL FALSE CLAIMS ACT

CHAPTER 7 — OTHER FEDERAL WHISTLEBLOWER PROTECTIONS

CHAPTER 8 — STATE WHISTLEBLOWER LEGISLATION

CHAPTER 9 — THE COMMON LAW: RETALIATORY DISCHARGE CLAIMS

CHAPTER 10 — BREAKING NEW GROUND: HOT TOPICS IN WHISTLEBLOWER & RETALIATION CASES

CHAPTER 11 — REDUCING THE RISK OF LIABILITY FOR WHISTLEBLOWING & RETALIATION CLAIMS

CHAPTER 12 — INTERNATIONAL WHISTLEBLOWING ISSUES

CHAPTER 13 — WHISTLEBLOWER & RETALIATION CLAIMS BY IN-HOUSE COUNSEL & COMPLIANCE OFFICERS

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