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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