• U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • 11-4918-ag
  • Before: Cabranes, Raggi, and Hall, CJJ.
  • For Plaintiff: For Petitioner: Kirstin Marie Jahn, Jahn & Associates, LLC, Boulder, CO; David Bruce Shine, Law Office of D. Bruce Shine, Kingsport, TN.
  • For Defendant: For Respondent Administrative Review Board, Department of Labor: Dean A. Romhilt, Trial Attorney; M. Patricia Smith, Solicitor of Labor; Jennifer S. Brand, Associate Solicitor; Megan E. Guenther, Counsel for Whistleblower Programs, U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, DC. For Respondent Competitive Technologies, Inc: Garrick A. Sevilla, Mary E. Pivec, Williams Mullen, Raleigh, NC, and Washington, DC.
Standard for SOX Whistleblower Retaliation Claims Is Clarified