Michael Filoromo Authors Chapter in New Employment Law Treatise
Katz Banks Kumin partner Michael Filoromo recently authored a chapter entitled, “Whistleblower Programs and Protections” in the newly published treatise New York Employment Law 2017. Published by the New York Law Journal, the book catalogues a variety of the state’s employment law statutes and recent developments in case law, with topics spanning from employment contracts to anti-discrimination laws. Mr. Filoromo’s chapter describes New York’s robust whistleblower protections, which protect employees in a wide array of industries ranging from healthcare to commercial trucking. The chapter details the scope of coverage, procedures, and remedies applicable to each New York whistleblower statute and analyzes leading cases. Mr. Filoromo also provides a chart that gives an overview of federal whistleblower laws, designed to serve as a quick reference for whistleblower lawyers.