Sixth Circuit Skirts Jurisdictional Issue in Denying Reinstatement to Alleged SOX Whistleblower

more+
less-

In Solis v. Tennessee Commerce Bancorp, Inc., a three-judge panel of the Sixth Circuit recently reversed a lower court’s decision to enforce a preliminary order by the Department of Labor (“DOL” or “Department”) to reinstate an alleged whistleblower under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (“SOX”). The court avoided determining whether it had authority under SOX to enforce preliminary orders, instead deciding the case based on the “balance of harms” test that applies in all cases seeking preliminary injunctive relief.

Please see full article below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Written by:

more+
less-

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP on:

Reporters on Deadline

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.
×
Loading...
×
×