Major Anti-retaliation Laws

Airline Safety

Banking and Financial Institutions

Statutes and Regulations

Key Cases

Related Rules

Consumer Financial Protection Act 2010

Consumer Product Safety

Corruption in Federal Spending/Enhancement of Contractor Protection Act of 2016

Statutes and Regulations

Related Rules

Criminal Obstruction of Justice/RICO

Discrimination Laws

Deposition of Former FBI Counter Terrorism Chief says knowing the territory isn’t important

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

Related Rules

Other Materials

Employment Contracts, Union Grievance Procedures

Environmental Laws

Federal Employees

Important Links

Blogs and Updates

Whistleblowers Working in the Government

First Amendment

Protections for Public Employees

Financial Institutions Anti-Fraud Enforcement Act (FIRREA)

Food Safety

Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

Statutes and Regulations

 Related Rules

Fraud Against Shareholders

Statutes, Regulations and Cases

Related Rules

Health Care Entitlement

Immigration Law: Political Asylum

IRS Whistleblower Rewards

Military/Armed Services

Mine, Health and Safety

Nuclear Safety


Important Links and Cases

National Whistleblower Center and Nuclear Whistleblowers

OSHA/Workplace Safety

Pipeline Safety Act

Privacy Act

Federal Prosecution Sues Justice Department for Leaking Information and Blowing Cover of an Agent

Linda Tripp’s Lawsuit of Violation of Federal Law and Privacy

Public Health Service Commissioned Corps Officers

U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps Officers have weak whistleblower protections. See Department of Health and Human Services Whistleblower Page. These officers are covered under the military whistleblower protection law, 10 U.S.C. § 1034.

The law is administered in accordance with procedures published by the Department of Health and Human Services. The Department of Defense also has a detailed explanation regarding how this law functions.

Ripping Off the Taxpayer/False Claims Act

Sarbanes-Oxley Act (“SOX”)

Seaman Whistleblower Protection

Related Rules

  • Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships (Rule 11)

Important Links

Trade Secrets

Transportation (Trucking, Railroads, and Public Transportation)

Statutes, Regulations and Key Links

Related Rules

Witness in Federal Court Proceedings