From contacting an attorney to being interviewed by the government, being a whistleblower is a long and difficult road. Even after the government interview, much patience is required when waiting for a resolution. James helps both whistleblowers and attorneys new to qui tam litigation set appropriate expectations about what constitutes a qualified case, how to collect evidence, and how to deal with employer retaliation.
00:28 Addressing misconceptions about the motives of whistleblowers
01:37 Witnessing fraud at work
06:50 Going back to work after beginning the investigation with your attorney
10:17 Three ways companies can properly address whistleblower complaints
13:38 The government interview
15:09 Waiting for a resolution Learn more about what is takes to be a whistleblower here.