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U.S. Labor Department headquarters in Washington, D.C. Michael A. Scarcella/ ALM Media

A federal labor appeals panel has revived a whistleblower’s claims against the defense contractor Exelis Systems Corp., ruling that the employee can allege retaliation even though he raised concerns about unlawful conduct outside the United States and was fired while overseas.

C. Ryan Barber

C. Ryan Barber, based in Washington, covers government affairs and regulatory compliance. Contact him at cbarber@alm.com. On Twitter: @cryanbarber

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