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Third Circuit affirms enforceability of pre-dispute arbitration agreements for whistleblower claims under Dodd-Frank

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 17 2014

On December 8, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals held in Khazin v. TD Ameritrade Holding Corp., et al. That the "text and structure" of the

When does an anti-arbitration provision not prohibit arbitration of a Dodd-Frank whistleblower claim?

  • Littler Mendelson
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 16 2014

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, enacted on July 21, 2010, provides broad whistleblower protections to individuals who

Whistleblower activity heating up all over

  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 11 2014

Fiscal year 2014 has been a banner year for whistleblowers. Recent developments involving whistleblowers under the Dodd-Frank Act, the Sarbanes-Oxley

Class action round-up - fall 2014

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 1 2014

A class of industrial purchasers of polyurethane products brought suit against Dow Chemical Company for fixing the prices of those products. After

Disclosing the identity of a complainant can constitute retaliation under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 25 2014

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit recently affirmed a decision of the Administrative Review Board of the Department of Labor

Fifth Circuit finds SOX violation in disclosure of whistleblower’s identity

  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 20 2014

In Halliburton, Inc. v. Administrative Review Boarda per curiam decision issued on November 12the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Confidentiality clauses in settlement agreements are under increasing scrutiny by regulators

  • Littler Mendelson
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 20 2014

In 2014 regulators increased their focus on the content of employee confidentiality, settlement and separation agreements. In particular, these

Gaining whistleblower protection: engaging in activity protected by Dodd-Frank is not enough

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2014

Earlier this month, a district court ruled that an employee simply engaging in activity protected by the Dodd-Frank Act's anti-retaliation provision

Revealing whistleblower’s identity is retaliation

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit held that revealing a whistleblower's identity is prohibited retaliation under the

Court follows 5th Circuit Asadi decision, dismisses Dodd-Frank whistleblower claim

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 12 2014

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin in Verfuerth v. Orion Energy Systems, Inc., No. 14-cv-352 (E.D. Wis. Nov. 4, 2014