Many of us understand whistleblowing in the context of Wikileaks and other such political matters, but in the professional realm, amendments are on the cards for new and more effective protections for whistleblowers in Australia, which – according to our guests – can hopefully have a greater impact than our existing legislative structures. In this discussion, we flesh out what the proposed amendments will mean moving forward.
Plus, in case you missed them, check out these recent episodes of The Lawyers Weekly Show:
• Pat McCabe’s journey from the rugby field to a law firm
• Should BigLaw firms be housing their own NewLaw teams?
• E-sigs, fingerprinting and retina scans: The future of signing your name
• Reflecting on recent hacks and future cyber concerns