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What legal pitfalls await feds in 2012?

Bill Bransford, a partner at Shaw, Bransford and Roth, offers some insight to federal employees on upcoming whistleblower legislation and the possible ramifications of on-the-job political activities.

Tags: Legal Loop , Bill Bransford , Bransford Shaw and Roth , Federal Drive , OSC , Hatch Act

Thursday - 01/12/2012, 12:52pm EST
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Whistleblower bill draws anger, praise from various groups

Certain whistleblower groups say the bill eliminates protection for those who speak out, manager groups think it is a good compromise.

Tags: Pay & Benefit , management , National Whistleblower Center , Frederick Whitehurst , Bill Bransford , Shaw, Bransford & Roth , whistleblower protections , S.372 , Dorothy Ramienski

Tuesday - 03/09/2010, 07:45pm EST
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Two whistleblowers get 45-day stay after OSC intervention

After the Office of Special Counsel intervened on their behalf, two federal whistleblowers won a 45-day stay on personnel actions taken against them.

Tags: Franz Gayl , paul hardy , FDA , public health service , Marine Corps , DoD , Office of Special Counsel , Merit Systems Protection Board , workforce , Jolie Lee , HHS

Friday - 10/14/2011, 03:27pm EDT

OSC comes to defense of two federal whistleblowers

The Office of Special Counsel is seeking to halt adverse personnel actions against two federal whistleblowers. Both employees were placed on unpaid administrative leave after they blew the whistle at their agencies.

Tags: Office of Special Counsel , Carolyn Lerner , Marine Corps , Franz Gayl , paul hardy , FDA , management ,

Tuesday - 10/11/2011, 02:09pm EDT

Senate studies whistleblower bill

A Senate committee takes up a bill to beef up legal and employment protection for federal whistleblowers. The legislation, for which there is a companion bill making its way through the House, is favored by the Obama Administration and federal employee labor unions, but is opposed by at least one large group representing federal managers.

Tags: mngt , Senator Daniel Akaka , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , Bill Bransford , Senior Executives Association , Tom Devine , Government Accountability Project

Friday - 06/12/2009, 07:08am EDT
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Will OPM block Chambers' reinstatement?

The decision about what comes next for Teresa Chambers will have to come from OPM, not Interior. Attorney Debra Roth explains.

Tags: Federal Drive , pay and benefits , Teresa Chambers , OPM , DOI , Debra Roth , Shaw Bransford & Roth , MSPB , Suzanne Kubota

Thursday - 01/13/2011, 09:41am EST
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Clampdown on fed whistleblowers counters White House transparency pledge

Abby Phillip, a reporter for POLITICO, details who the administration is going after and what possible effect this could have on future whistleblowers in government.

Tags: Abby Phillip , Politico , WikiLeaks , Barack Obama , White House , transparency , Dorobek Insider

Monday - 03/07/2011, 04:24pm EST
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Whistleblowers to gather on Capitol Hill

An upcoming conference features theme-based workshops led by prominent whistleblowers and good government organizations, a national security panel with star whistleblowers in the industry and more! Tom Devine with the Government Accountability Project has details.

Tags: Federal Drive , NTEU , POGO , AFGE , FLEOA , MSPB , OSHA , Tom Devine , Government Accountability Project , Suzanne Kubota

Thursday - 05/20/2010, 10:31am EDT
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