Course Details

The Law of Whistleblowing

Whistleblowing is the deliberate revelation of information regarding alleged wrongdoing. The alleged wrongdoing often occurs within an organization and can include violations of company or government policy, fraud, corruption or even threats to public safety. This course will study the law of whistleblowing as it applies to lawyers and to constituents of organizations or government entities. This is a highly interactive course and we will use case studies and recent scandals as a basis for discussion and further study. Registration Requirements: No Pre-requisites Evaluation Methods: Class attendance, Class participation, Small group work, several short answer quizzes Class Materials : All material will be posted on Canvas.

Catalog Number: CONPUB 743


Course History

Winter 2017
Title: The Law of Whistleblowing
Faculty: Muchman, Wendy J. (courses | profile)
Foster, Mary K. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 24