ILO Employment - Austria, 28/10/2010


Whistleblowing Hotlines: Employment and Data Protection Issues, 28/10/2009


Following the demise of Enron and ensuing US legislation, US companies have introduced mechanisms to safeguard the compliance of their European operations with the new legal framework. Such mechanisms have included implementing codes of conduct or ethics, which often provide for a whistleblowing hotline. The issue of whether the implementation of such codes is in line with Austrian legislation is twofold.


Mag. Jakob Widner

LL.M. (NYU) Partner