ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law
The EU Whistleblower Directive entered into force on December 16, 2019.
Last week we published an article summarising the progress of a number of EU countries in transposing the EU Whistleblower Protection Directive into new national law.
Almost one year after its adoption by the European Parliament, more than half of the EU's 27 Member States have started transposing the EU Whistleblower Protection Directive into national law.
One of the common themes we are currently being asked to advise on across the Channel Islands is how to deal with a ‘whistle-blower'...
La vostra azienda è una delle tante che nei prossimi anni dovrà introdurre un sistema dedicato alle segnalazioni? Se sì, il nuovo manuale sulle segnalazioni redatto da WhistleB fa proprio al caso vostro.
A whistleblower cannot be penalised for pointing out wrongdoing, and if that employee is later dismissed, the business must ensure the move has no connection to the protected disclosure.
Why might a free trial of WhistleB's whistleblowing system be just what you're looking for? Perhaps yours is one of tens of thousands of organisations across Europe that will soon be ...
Earlier this summer, WhistleB co-founder Karin Henriksson was interviewed in a business ethics podcast called Ethics Talk.
Knowing how to get a person to blow the whistle is the key to obtaining critical information through your organisational whistleblowing solution. In WhistleB's new handbook...
You should also consider your health and safety obligations towards others.
Getting to grips with the changes that have been brought in as a result of the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SMCR) for all FCA regulated businesses is not easy.
Brahams Dutt Badrick French LLP
Employees who are dismissed because of their trade union membership or activities and/or because they have blown the whistle are able to claim that they have been automatically unfairly dismissed
More and more companies are seeing the value of a whistleblowing hotline. And that's great, because it means that accountability, and a desire to present transparency to the public, is becoming increasingly desirable.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) recently updated its rules relating to whistleblowers.
Company culture essentially boils down to the energy in the room.
Giambrone & Partners
Other furloughed staff felt it was acceptable to complete urgent tasks from home even though they were aware that it was not allowed.
We all know that whistleblowing occurs when malpractice or systemic issues can no longer be excused or ignored by individual employees, ...
Regrettably, I'm having to start this post with an apology.
We've all heard it being said that one bad apple spoils the barrel.
Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto, LLP
Increasingly, nations have come to recognize the important role whistleblowers play in preventing fraud, corruption, and public health crises. However, most whistleblower laws and ...