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PUBLIC INTEREST DISCLOSURE: A new whistleblowers’ charter?

29 March 2013  

Christine O’Brien and Kim Sartin discuss proposed changes to the law protecting those who reveal misconduct or wrongdoing

With a multitude of scandals hitting the headlines in recent months, there has been renewed focus by both politicians and the media on our whistleblowing laws and the protection they provide to individuals who reveal wrongdoing.

 

Additional Info

  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Bachnak v Emerging Markets Partnership (Europe) Ltd [2006] UKEAT/0288/05/RN

    BP plc v Elstone [2010] ICR 879

    NHS Manchester v Fecitt and ors [2011] EWCA Civ 1190

    Onyango v Berkeley (t/a Berkeley Solicitors) [2013] UKEAT/0407/12/ZT

    Parkins v Sodexho Ltd [2002] IRLR 109

    Street v Derbyshire Unemployed Workers’ Centre [2004] EWCA 964

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