A former KeySpan Corp. spokesman who says he was fired in retaliation for bringing allegations of accounting errors and possible financial fraud involving millions of dollars to the attention of other executives at the company will proceed with a lawsuit in federal court.
Finding that a reasonable jury could conclude that KeySpan, the nation’s fifth largest natural gas distributor, terminated the employee, Robert J. Mahony, in violation of protections afforded to whistleblowers by the Sarbanes Oxley Act, Eastern District of New York Judge Sterling Johnson Jr. denied KeySpan’s request for summary judgment.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]