Whistle-Blower Protection: European Parliament Approves New Rules

In the wake of scandals such as LuxLeaks and Panama Papers, EU-wide standards to protect whistle-blowers moved closer with the European Parliament's approval on 16th April of the proposed Whistle-blower Directive. Once implemented the Directive will protect whistle-blowers in a wide range of areas such as public procurement, tax, and financial services, and also [...]