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    Whistleblowers courageously expose fraud, waste, and abuse within public and private organizations. Each year, whistleblowers help the U.S. government recover billions of dollars of ill-gotten gains. Whistleblower rewards are lucrative. For instance, whistleblowers can receive up to 30% of the fines that the government collects – often millions of dollars. If you’ve engaged in whistleblowing activities, you should contact an Atlanta whistleblower lawyer.

    The Atlanta employment dispute lawyers at Graham Scofield Injury Lawyers have successfully represented many whistleblowers. Powerful corporations don’t intimidate us. In fact, we’re honored to fight for whistleblowers’ rights.

    Call us today at (404) 939-9470. Also, you may fill-out our online contact form to schedule a free case review with an Atlanta whistleblower lawyer.

    Who is a Whistleblower?

    Many of us are familiar with the whistleblowers depicted in Erin Brockavich, The Insider, Silkwood, and Serpico. However, whistleblowing is actually one of the oldest U.S. traditions. For instance, the False Claims Act was enacted in 1863 to punish contractors that provided sick horses, faulty weapons, and spoiled food to the war troops.

    Whistleblowers typically reveal violations of company policies, laws and regulations. They also expose fraud and corruption. They often make their disclosures to supervisors and/or investigation divisions, such as corporate compliance departments or HR departments. Also, many whistleblowers make public disclosures to OSHA and the SEC.

    If you’re thinking about filing a whistleblower complaint, you should contact an Atlanta whistleblower lawyer. Your lawyer will help you file your complaint. Additionally, they’ll help you recover damages.

    What Laws Protect Whistleblowers?

    Whistleblowers take great risks when they expose misconduct. Many of them are branded “snitches.” Fortunately, the U.S. has strong whistleblower protection laws. Here are some examples:

    Atlanta Whistleblower Rewards?

    Federal and state laws define whistleblower rewards. Rewards typically range between 15%-30% of the amounts that the government recoups from fraudsters.

    Our Atlanta whistleblower lawyers can help you recover the following damages:

    • Back pay: lost wages, salary, or benefits.
    • Reinstatement
    • Compensatory damages. Whistleblowers may recover out-of-pocket expenses, such as job-hunting expenses, moving expenses, and, medical expenses.
    • Special damages: Whistleblowers may recover damages for reputational harm, lost earning capacity, and emotional distress.

    Additionally, attorneys’ fees and costs are usually recoverable.

    Our Atlanta Whistleblower Lawyers Can Help You

    If you’re a whistleblower, we urge you to contact Graham Scofield Injury Lawyers. We’ll help you win justice.

    Call us today at (404) 939-9470. Also, you may fill-out our online contact form to schedule a free case review with an Atlanta whistleblower lawyer.

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