A jury awarded $2.4 million to TELG client Suzanne Ivie, who was fired by AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals after she raised concerns about questionable drug-marketing tacticsRead More
TELG client Kevin Manieri earned a multi-million-dollar award for blowing the whistle on Avanir Pharmaceuticals, leading to a $103 million settlement of fraud allegationsRead More
Our firm welcomed the support of the U.S. Department of Justice for a whistleblower lawsuit we filed against the marketer of an opioid spray implicated in 900+ deathsRead More
TELG client Sandra Jolley earned $1.6 million for blowing the whistle on Financial Freedom, a company formerly run by Steven Mnuchin — who later became U.S. Treasury SecretaryRead More
Two of our whistleblower clients — a married couple — won a verdict worth at least $2.1 million after a jury concluded that their employer had fired them illegallyRead More
In the News
It's Time for DOJ to Send a Signal to PPP Whistleblowers
Law360 published an expert analysis by TELG's Scott Oswald and Lydia Pappas, who argue that the U.S. Department of Justice should get more aggressive in its pursuit of civil cases filed by whistleblowers against Paycheck Protection Program fraudsters.
Biden Vaccine Mandate Should Withstand Legal Challenges
Barron’s spoke with TELG's Nick Woodfield about President Biden’s move to require larger private-sector firms to mandate either vaccinations or weekly COVID-19 testing. Once a rule has been properly implemented, he said, the president's initiative will likely withstand legal challenge.
What If You Don’t Want to Return to In-Person Work?
Many workplaces are reopening, often with a vaccination mandate for employees. What's a legally viable reason for continuing to work at home? TELG's Kellee Kruse and Madeline Cook examine 11 common stay-at-home arguments to gauge their likely traction with employers.
TELG Client Wins Award for Alerting Feds to Alleged Visa Fraud
TELG client Concepcion Saenz-Cambra received a share of a $1.17 million settlement between the U.S. government and a private university that had, she alleged, falsely claimed that certain students qualified for F-1 visas. Dr. Saenz-Cambra was represented by TELG's Janel Quinn and Scott Oswald.
About Our Firm
Getting fired, being refused a promotion you worked hard to deserve, not getting paid for regular time or overtime hours you have worked, being denied a benefit claim by your employer, being retaliated against for whistleblowing or being subject to harassment or discrimination in the workplace can be a violation of state and federal employment laws. State and federal law extends many rights, privileges, and protections to employers, but never at the expense of employees who may suffer illegal abuses or injustices in the name of profits.
The Employment Law Group® law firm is one of the premier employment law firms representing individuals from all over the United States and around the world in EEOC, Sarbanes-Oxley and other whistleblower cases against the government and publicly held U.S. corporations. The firm's attorneys have a collective 70 plus years of experience litigating on behalf of individuals against employers who disregard government wage and employment laws.
The TELG law firm is serious about protecting your rights
If you have been denied pay or overtime, been harassed at work, been refused a job or promotion based on age, sex, race, disability, military status, or religious belief, or if you are a whistleblower or if you know that your employer is cheating on federal contracts, contact us at The Employment Law Group® law firm, to schedule a consultation. We take employment law seriously.
Why would I want to hire a whistleblower lawyer?
The media has often alerted us to the illegality and wrongdoing in certain sectors of corporate America. These media stories highlight the importance of a few brave individuals within organizations who stand up to corporate abuse and wrongdoing. Known as whistleblowers, these brave individuals take great risks to protect others, indeed to protect us all.
Fortunately, the government has taken notice of the risks associated with blowing the whistle, and Congress and many states have taken steps to strengthen the laws protecting these brave individuals. There is now a myriad of laws protecting employees and outlawing retaliatory terminations, harassment, and other unfair employment practices. Many of these laws also provide monetary rewards for whistleblowers when the government is able to recover ill-gotten gains from employers.
While it's a fact that whistleblowers now have significant protections under state and federal laws, speaking out is not without significant risks and that's why executives, managers, and employees at all levels come to us, the TELG law firm. We understand the fears and concerns that plague whistleblowers. Our nationally recognized and experienced whistleblower lawyers help these brave individuals navigate the complex procedures required to properly bring a whistleblower claim.
If you are thinking about blowing the whistle or already have, The Employment Law Group® law firm can help. We understand your concerns, and have the knowledge and experience to help you through each step. From the beginning, we'll be there to protect you from retaliation, to take action against retaliators, and to ensure your rights, your dignity, and your career are protected. We'll fight to make sure that you receive any rewards that you are entitled to. We have taken on some of the largest employers in the United States, and with our expertise, we'll make sure that you are afforded every possible level of protection under the law.
Call the TELG law firm today to speak with our whistleblower attorneys and put one of the nation's premier whistleblower law firms on your side.