Difference between revisions of "Whistleblower Protection Laws"

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|Topic
|Topic Area
|False Claims Act Whistleblower Protection
|False Claims Act Whistleblower Protection
|NDAA/Defense Contractor Whistleblower Protection Act
|NDAA/Defense Contractor Whistleblower Protection Act
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|Statute of Limitations
|Coverage
|3 years
|Employee, contractor, or agent of federal contractor
|3 years
|Employee of a contractor, subcontractor grantee, or subgrantee, or a personal services contractor
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|Scope of Protected Conduct (protected whistleblowing)
|Scope of Protected Conduct (protected whistleblowing)
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|No exhaustion requirement; file directly in federal court
|No exhaustion requirement; file directly in federal court
|Must file initially at OIG and after 210 days, can remove claim to federal court
|Must file initially at OIG and after 210 days, can remove claim to federal court
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|Statute of Limitations
|3 years
|3 years
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