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  • Whistleblowers in the Intelligence CommunitySeptember 30, 2019 - 7:34 am

    There are many different statutes that provide protections to whistleblowers, and in some instances, also provide specific procedures to follow. That is the case with the federal whistleblower in the news these days. That whistleblower works in the Intelligence Community where blowing the whistle may involve classified information. The intelligence community defines whistleblowing as “the […]

  • Celebrating Whistleblowers – National Whistleblower DayJuly 30, 2019 - 8:00 am

    On this National Whistleblower Day, Halunen Law recognizes the tremendous contribution that whistleblowers make to our everyday lives— protecting our health, safety, and taxes. These contributions have been happening since the earliest days of the United States.  The Founding Father’s unanimously supported whistleblowers in both words and deeds, including providing government records and monetary assistance […]

  • Disgruntled Employees? You Bet. Whistleblowers in the United StatesJune 5, 2019 - 12:10 pm

    A few years back, a news article reported that a meeting of corporate defense attorneys had called out whistleblowers as primarily “disgruntled employees.” This remark reflects a too-common perspective that whistleblowers are a nuisance rather than a contributor to the well-being of our businesses and our government. Far from being a nuisance, whistleblowers are champions […]