The fifth webinar in our series, a 'Whistleblowing Update', was held on Wednesday, 2 December, and was delivered by Chambers’ Employment group. The panel, chaired by Tom Croxford QC, comprised Catherine Callaghan QC, Diya Sen Gupta QC, Craig Rajgopaul, Navid Pourghazi and Rachel Jones.
Topics of discussion included:
• Interim relief applications
• Detriment claims
• Personal liability and aggregating disclosures
• Disclosure to third parties (eg the media) and features of a qualifying disclosure
• Compliance officers and in-house counsel as whistleblowers