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Published: 27 April 2017

826 Pages


ISBN: 9780198788034

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A new practitioner law publication


Law and Practice

Third Edition

Jeremy Lewis, John Bowers QC, Martin Fodder, and Jack Mitchell

  • Written by an author team with unparalleled experience of whistleblowing cases
  • Covers protection for whistleblowers both under and outside of the Public Interest Disclosure Act 1998
  • Examines the obligation on employees to blow the whistle, including the relevant contractual and fiduciary duties, and statutory obligations
  • Provides in-depth coverage of rules, policies, procedures, and problems, and includes coverage of best practice procedures
  • Includes appendices of relevant whistleblowing cases both at the appellate stage and before the Employment Tribunal

New to this Edition:

  • New chapter on whistleblowing in two key sectors, incorporating full analysis of Sir Robert Francis QC's recent review of protection for whistleblowers within the NHS, and the Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards report on whistleblowing in the financial sector
  • Includes a new chapter on Vicarious Liability and Agency Liability
  • Consideration of the impact of the whistleblowing framework: call for evidence consultation in 2013/14
  • New chapter on the Public Interest Disclosure Act and the new public interest test

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