TITLE

Whistleblowers fight back

AUTHOR(S)
HURWITZ, MICHAEL H.
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Westchester County Business Journal;1/21/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the whistleblowing of a company officer regarding the possible wrongdoing in the management of his company's pension plan. It says that the officer sent a letter to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). It states that the officer charged a wrongful dismissal complaint against the company for firing him two months later. It mentions that under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, retaliation of employer against an employee who informs possible offense to the SEC is illegal.
ACCESSION #
85242611

 

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