Navigating the EU Whistleblower Protection Directive: New rules, new risks

November 2, 2023 | 11:00 am GMT | 12:00 pm CET

In an ever-evolving regulatory landscape, understanding and complying with the EU Whistleblower Protection Directive is paramount for organizations across Europe. This pioneering directive introduces a "reverse burden of proof" for retaliation cases, shifting the responsibility from individuals to companies. Failure to meet these new requirements not only leads to penalties but also carries the risk of severe reputational damage.

Join this webinar as we delve into the intricacies of the EU Whistleblower Protection Directive, along with the nuances of EU Member States' Whistleblowing Laws. We'll provide you with the essential knowledge and tools to prepare for the directive's requirements, implement effective anti-retaliation measures, adeptly detect retaliation throughout the whistleblowing process, and gain updates and insights to further strengthen your compliance efforts.

Key Takeaways:

  • Compliance Made Clear: Gain a comprehensive understanding of the EU Whistleblower Protection Directive and its impact on your organization's compliance landscape.
  • Reverse Burden of Proof Unveiled: Explore the implications of the "reverse burden of proof" and how it reshapes the dynamics of retaliation cases.
  • Effective Anti-Retaliation Strategies: Learn practical steps to implement anti-retaliation measures that align with the directive's stringent requirements.
  • Cutting-Edge Detection Techniques: Discover new and novel methods to detect retaliation incidents during the whistleblowing process.

Join Noshin Khan, Senior Compliance Counsel at OneTrust, and an industry expert guest speaker, to stay ahead of the curve and safeguard your organization's reputation.

Featured speaker

Noshin Khan

Senior Compliance Counsel

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