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Monthly Archives: August 2008

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CPSC Reform Signed by Bush; Contains Whistleblower Protection for 20 Million Employees

Posted in Corporate Whistleblowers, Legislation, News
Today, with a stroke of his pen, President Bush ensured that over 20 million private sector employees would be protected when they report unsafe consumer goods. The protections are part of a bill that constitutes an overhaul of the Consumer Product Safety Reform Commission and places tough new regulations on manufacturers.   After hammering out the details in conference committee, … Continue Reading

Whistleblower News Roundup

Posted in Corporate Whistleblowers, False Claims / Qui Tam, Legislation, News
It’s been a week since our last post, and a lot has happened in the world of whistleblower protection since then. Here are some of the high (and low) lights: ITS OFFICIAL! The CPSC Reform Act (HR.4040/S.2663) will contain strong whistleblower protections for private sector employees who report safety violations to their managers or through the Consumer Product Safety Commission. … Continue Reading