MAN3065 - Windy Pierre 12/15/10 Chapter 7 Blowing the...

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Windy Pierre 12/15/10 Chapter 7 Blowing the Whistle Final Exam 1. Discuss both positive and the negative views of whistleblowers in the media. How do you view whistleblowers? Whistleblowers in the media can have both positive and the negative out come. The positive outcome is that it can help more victims to speech out and help the case. The negative outcome is that can put live or their families lives in danger. There is a good and bad part to this having the whistleblowers in the media. 2. What factors can make a whistleblower lose legitimacy in the eyes of viewers? The factors that can make a whistleblower lose legitimacy in the eyes of viewers. The inconsistency of the blowers’ story in the event in question. If there are holds and gaps in the story. If relationship of the parties in question. Doing the case in question . Going back on the story after you got paid. 3. What is the difference between the Whistleblower Protection Act of 1989 and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 in regards to whistleblowers? The Whistleblower Protection Act of 1989 is a United States federal law that protects federal whistleblower, who work for the government and report agency misconduct. A federal agency violates the Whistleblower Protection Act if Agency authorities make (or threatens to take) a personnel retaliatory action with respect to any employee or applicant because of any disclosure of information by the employee or
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applicant. Whistleblowers may file complaints that he or she reasonably believes
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course ECON 102 taught by Professor Chase during the Summer '12 term at Miami Dade College, Miami.

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MAN3065 - Windy Pierre 12/15/10 Chapter 7 Blowing the...

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