Ex-DPP Keir Starmer's comments came as the BBC said it had seen an email which whistle-blower
Herve Falciani says he sent to HMRC in 2008 offering information about clients at a private bank based in Switzerland.
Normally, an employee must raise their concern internally to be protected as a whistle-blower
- this gives an employer the opportunity to identify if there is any substance to the complaint and, if so, try and reduce any related risk by taking remedial action, which may avoid or limit any bad publicity.
told BBC Radio 4's Money Box he was recruited on an international freelance telesales website.
Their decision came after the whistle-blower
produced evidence in the form of audio recordings.
estimates up to 1,000 people could have been 'scammed'.
Given that all investigations into Richardson are closed, the whistle-blower
protection law no longer applies, the newspaper argued.
The practice, described in a whistle-blower
lawsuit in federal court in Worcester, allegedly established a phony patient address and a paper trail of dunning notices, so the hospital could then submit the bills to a state program for payment.
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received about $50,000 for his help in (http://www.
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A JAILED whistle-blower
has been awarded pounds 65million after exposing widespread tax evasion at a bank.
Ms Hall, representing herself, said: "It was my perception, as the whistle-blower
, that there was an obstruction from senior managers.
Peter Daly, 49, attempted to tell managers about what he believed was going on, he said he received a threatening phone call.