Supreme Court to Hear Whistleblower Retaliation Case. Exposing Misconduct.

Supreme Court to Hear Whistleblower Retaliation Case

November 27, 2017

In Digital Realty Trust v. Somers, a real estate investment trust is challenging lower court rulings in a case originally brought by Paul Somers, a former vice president at the firm.

Somers claims he was fired from his job because he complained to senior management about actions by his supervisor that allegedly violated Sarbanes-Oxley securities laws. Months after he was fired, Somers sued under a whistleblower anti-retaliation provision in the Dodd-Frank Act.

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