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Whistleblower Protections: History and Current State of the Law

Published:  March 2, 2016

Olga_M._Serafimova.jpgOn March 1, 2016, Attorney Olga M. Serafimova participated in a panel discussion on whistleblower protection legislation at the Isenberg School of Management.  The discussion introduced UMass Amherst MBA students and members of the community to the historic development of such legislation, the various contexts in which whistleblowing is legally protected, the legal elements of a retaliation claim, and what business owners and employers can do to minimize the risks of such litigation.