During this difficult time, Sapir Schragin LLP remains open and committed to servicing our clients. We are available for telephone and video conference consultations and meetings, and remain committed to servicing the employment law needs of employees and businesses throughout Westchester and the tri-state area.

Greater New York Whistleblower Lawyers

You have probably seen movies about whistleblowers who endured harassment or worse for revealing negative information about the companies for which they work. The companies that are exposed may be committing fraud or endangering the public in some way. The movies all have a happy ending – the whistleblower prevails and the wrongdoers are brought to justice. The problem is that in the real world many whistleblowers do not prevail; they are often retaliated against, fired, demoted or sent to an undesirable post. Telling the truth sometimes has the effect of ruining their careers and their reputations. Companies sometimes resort to suing the individual who told the truth about them.

Whistleblower situations resulting in retaliation occur in almost every industry, including government. These are just a few examples:

  • A scientist reveals that research has been faked.
  • A manager reveals environmental law breaking.
  • A finance officer reveals that numbers have been falsified.
  • A health care worker in New York complains about improper billing or patient care.
  • An employee in New York reports conduct that endangers the public health and safety.

Whistleblower Law Advice

These are not easy cases. The best defense for whistleblowers, therefore, is an employment lawyer who knows these laws, their benefits and their limitations, and is able to step in and protect the individual from retaliation.

At Sapir Schragin LLP we defend whistleblowers that go public with information their companies wanted to keep private. If you fit this description, you should make an appointment to speak with us.

New York Employer Retaliation Attorneys

The anti-discrimination laws make it illegal to retaliate against employees who complain about discrimination or harassment by firing, demoting, harassing, or otherwise subjecting them to conduct which would dissuade an employee from complaining about discrimination. If you feel that you have been the victim of retaliation by your employer for asserting your rights, call the experienced employment law attorneys at Sapir Schragin to discuss your case and learn your options.

Is your employer punishing you for telling the truth or opposing illegal discriminatory conduct? Get help. Call the White Plains whistleblower and retaliation attorneys at Sapir Schragin LLP to schedule a consultation – 914-328-0366 or write us using this online form.

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Firm News

Sapir Schragin LLP has been ranked as Best Law Firm Tier 2 in Employment Law Individuals in the White Plains metro area for 2017 by U.S. News & World Report.

Partners Donald Sapir and Howard Schragin have been named to the 2016 Metro New York Super Lawyers List for Employment and Labor Law

Partner Howard Schragin will be participating in a Webinar for the New York State Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section on December 1, 2016 at 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. on “Conducting Effective Employment Investigations.”

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