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Best Practices When a Current Employee Complains

It is vital that all employers investigate internal complaints that may be covered under a variety of laws, including EEO laws (for example, Title VII, ADA, ADEA, and state EEO laws), whistleblower laws such as, Sarbanes-Oxley, Dodd Frank (and state whistleblower laws), OSHA, the False Claims Act, and the NLRA. Additionally, employers conduct investigations in … Continue Reading

Not All Internal Investigations Are Created Equal

Companies face increasing demands for internal investigations.  This increase may be attributed to a surge in retaliation charges, whistleblower liability and the creation of internal hotlines making it easier for employees to raise concerns, among other things.  While a company already may have an existing internal investigations process, it must proceed with caution: not all … Continue Reading
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