Rule 4: Find the Best Federal Law

Rule 4: Find the Best Federal Law

Federal Laws for Whistleblowers

Major Anti-retaliation Laws

Airline Safety

Banking and Financial Institutions

Statutes and Regulations

Key Cases

Related Rules

Consumer Financial Protection Act 2010

Consumer Product Safety

Corruption in Federal Spending/Enhancement of Contractor Protection Act of 2016

Statutes and Regulations

Related Ruless

Criminal Obstruction of Justice/RICO

Discrimination Laws

Deposition of Former FBI Counter Terrorism Chief says knowing the territory isn’t important

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

Other Materials

Related Rules

Employment Contracts, Union Grievance Procedures

Other Materials

Environmental Laws

Federal Employees

Defense Contracting

Important Links

Whistleblowers Working in the Government

First Amendment Protections for Public Employees

Financial Institutions Anti-Fraud Enforcement Act (FIRREA)

Food Safety

Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

Statutes and Regulations

 Related Rules

Fraud Against Shareholders

Statutes, Regulations and Cases

Related Rules

Health Care Entitlement

Immigration Law: Political Asylum

IRS Whistleblower Rewards

Military/Armed Services

Mine, Health and Safety 

Nuclear Safety


 Important Links and Cases

National Whistleblower Center and Nuclear Whistleblowers


OSHA/Workplace Safety

Pipeline Safety Act

Privacy Act

Federal Prosecution Sues Justice Department for Leaking Information and Blowing Cover of an Agent

Linda Tripp’s Lawsuit of Violation of Federal Law and Privacy

Ripping Off the Taxpayer/False Claims Act

Sarbanes-Oxley Act (“SOX”)

Seaman Whistleblower Protection

Related Rules

  • Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships (Rule 11)

Trade Secrets

Transportation (Trucking, Railroads, and Public Transportation)

Statutes, Regulations and Key Links

Related Rules

Witness in Federal Court Proceedings