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Internal Investigator Training in San Diego for Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation Claims

Posted in News and Announcements, Sexual Harassment
I am once again offering training to human resources professionals, attorneys, and private investigators on how to conduct legally defensible harassment, discrimination, and retaliation investigations in the workplace.  Although the training will be geared towards these professions, attendees of any background are welcome to attend.  Basic knowledge of sexual harassment and discrimination law is helpful,… Continue Reading

Sarbanes-Oxley Whistle-Blower Retaliation Investigations

Posted in Retaliation, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Whistle-Blower Investigations
The federal Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (“SOX”) was enacted in response to a number of major corporate and accounting scandals including those affecting Enron, Tyco International, Adelphia, Peregrine Systems, and WorldCom.  The Act’s “Whistleblower Protection for Employees of Publicly Traded Companies” provision protects whistleblower employees of publicly traded companies.  It provides that no publicly traded… Continue Reading