“Breakthrough in Protecting International Whistleblowers: Non-United States Citizens Now Entitled to Whistleblower Protections and Rewards” took place on May 26th, 2015. You can now watch the entire broadcast here.
The seminar is part of Sarajevo Whistleblower Week 2015. Discussion topics include:
How international whistleblowers can utilize U.S. protection and reward laws
The impact of the laws on corporate compliance and government accountability
How to obtain full confidentiality
Coverage under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other laws
How anti-corruption NGOs can participate and qualify
Breakthrough in Protecting International Whistleblowers VIDEO
Stephen M. Kohn, a preeminent whistleblower attorney from the United States, will host the seminar. Mr. Kohn will explain how whistleblowers can use U.S. laws, such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, to expose corruption and obtain rewards regardless of their country of citizenship. Mr. Kohn represented the UBS/Swiss bank whistleblower who obtained a $104 million award from the U.S. government.
The American Chamber of Commerce in Bosnia-Herzegovina, in cooperation with Luna-Centre for Responsible Democracy and with the support of the U.S. Embassy speaker program, is sponsoring an important international seminar on how whistleblowers from around the world can use U.S. laws to expose corruption.