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First Look at the Whistleblower Provisions in the New French Anti-Corruption Law

After a lengthy legislative process between the National Assembly and the Senate, Sapin II, the French anti-corruption law focused on transparency and modernization of economic activity, was passed on November 8.

Among other measures, Sapin II expands the definition of whistleblowers, which many argued also weakened protective measures. Xavier Oustalniol explains what the new provisions mean for whistleblowers in his recent post for the FCPA Blog.