California law also bars employer retaliation against employees for “whistleblowing.”
- Reporting violations of state or federal law to governmental agencies; or
- For refusing to violate federal or state law.
If you suspect that you have been subject to retaliation or termination for “whistleblowing,” contact a whistleblower attorney at The Velez Law Firm, PC to discuss your rights and options.
If you believe you have been retaliated against for whistleblowing, contact The Velez Law Firm, PC to set up a free consultation
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