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Entries from May 2010

Senate Passes Financial Services Reform Bill Containing New Whistleblower Laws

May 21st, 2010 · No Comments

TweetOn May 20, 2010, the Senate passed the Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010 (S. 3217) by a vote of 59-39.  The bill, which is the largest overhaul of financial services regulation since the New Deal, contains several new whistleblower protection provisions and strengthens the whistleblower protection provision of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX).   This […]

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Tags: Federal Whistleblower Legislation · Financial Institutions Reform

TELG Principal Jason Zuckerman to Speak at the 2010 National Whistleblower Assembly

May 20th, 2010 · No Comments

TweetOn May 24, 2010, Jason Zuckerman, a Principal at The Employment Law Group® law firm, will speak about the whistleblower protection provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment act of 2009 and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.  The event is co-sponsored by the National Treasury Employees Union, Project of Government Oversight, the American […]

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Tags: Federal Whistleblower Legislation · The Employment Law Group, P.C.

TELG Principal Jason Zuckerman to Speak at CLE on the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

May 20th, 2010 · No Comments

TweetOn May 21, 2010, Jason Zuckerman, a Principal at The Employment Law Group® law firm, will speak on whistleblower provision of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act at a CLE hosted through www.lawseminars.com.  The program will discuss recent developments concerning SOX, including new and pending corporate whistleblower protection legislation. For more information about upcoming speaking engagements featuring the […]

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Tags: Sarbanes-Oxley · The Employment Law Group, P.C.

The Employment Law Group® Law Firm is Quoted in BNA Article on New Health Care Reform Law

May 20th, 2010 · No Comments

TweetPrincipal Jason Zuckerman of The Employment Law Group® law firm is quoted in an article in BNA’s Daily Labor Report titled “Health Care Law Has Whistleblower, Other Employee-Friendly Amendments,” about the whistleblower provisions of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2009.  The article was published on April 13, 2010.  The Patient Protection and […]

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Tags: Federal Whistleblower Legislation · The Employment Law Group, P.C.

The Employment Law Group® Law Firm Principal Jason Zuckerman Quoted in Article on Whistleblower Provisions of Health Reform Law

May 20th, 2010 · No Comments

TweetIn an article discussing the new whistleblower law contained in section 1558 of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Jason Zuckerman is quoted comparing the new provision to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX).  The article, titled “Whistle-Blower Protections Tucked into Health Reform Law,” was published by the Society for Human Resource Management on April 26, […]

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Tags: Federal Whistleblower Legislation · The Employment Law Group, P.C.

District Court Rules That Amending OSHA SOX Complaint Does Not Restart 180-Day Clock For Removal To Federal Court

May 12th, 2010 · No Comments

TweetOn March 30, 2010, the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut held that when a Sarbanes-Oxley whistleblower amends his complaint, he need not wait an additional 180 days at OSHA before removing his claim to federal court.  In 2006, Richard Trusz, the managing director of valuations at UBS Realty, butted heads with management […]

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Tags: Sarbanes-Oxley