Alert March 18, 2014

Goodwin Procter Alert: In Lawson, Supreme Court Expands SOX Whistleblower Protection to Employees of Private Contractors

Goodwin Procter’s Labor & Employment Practice issued a client alert that discusses the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Lawson et al. v. FMR LLC holding that a public company’s private contractors can be covered under the whistleblower protections of Section 806 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.