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Whistleblower schemes in the Nordic region

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calendar 4 November 2021
watch 11:00-12:30
globus Denmark, Sweden, Norway

There are new requirements for whistleblower schemes on the way in the EU: Denmark passed the new Act on the protection of whistleblowers June, and Sweden has just passed a similar Act. Get an overview of what the coming rules will mean for your company by participating in IUNO’s online event. We are taking a closer look at the most important parts of the new requirements in Denmark and Sweden that will implement the EU whistleblower directive, and what the status is in Norway.

Focus

A new Act on the protection of whistleblowers was passed in Denmark in June, and Sweden has just passed an Act similar changes. In Denmark, the new Act will enter into force latest 17 December 2021, and the same is expected for Sweden, in line with the implementation deadline in the EU directive.

The changes will have huge importance for companies with 50 employees or more, as the new rules include an obligation to establish a whistleblower scheme. During the online event, we will go through the most important parts of the new requirements in both Denmark and Sweden and discuss what the new rules mean in practice.

Among other things, we will discuss:

  • Who must establish whistleblower schemes?
  • Who can report?
  • What can be reported?
  • How will a whistleblower be protected?
  • In practice, how should a whistleblower scheme be implemented?
  • What requirements must a whistleblower scheme satisfy?
  • GDPR and other considerations
  • Sanctions in case of non-compliance

This online event will give you an overview of the new rules on whistleblower schemes in the Nordic. Your company can therefore afterwards already start getting ready to tackle the new rules.

Time and place

The online event begins at 11:00 and ends at 12:00.

The Live Q&A will be held from 12:00 to 12:30.

The online event is free of charge and will be conducted in English.

Registration

Sign up for the online event via the pink box on this page.

If you have any questions about registration or anything else, please do not hesitate to contact us on communication@iuno.law

Whistleblower scheme

Read more about how IUNO can help with administrating and ensuring compliance of your internal whistleblower scheme, here.

Focus

A new Act on the protection of whistleblowers was passed in Denmark in June, and Sweden has just passed an Act similar changes. In Denmark, the new Act will enter into force latest 17 December 2021, and the same is expected for Sweden, in line with the implementation deadline in the EU directive.

The changes will have huge importance for companies with 50 employees or more, as the new rules include an obligation to establish a whistleblower scheme. During the online event, we will go through the most important parts of the new requirements in both Denmark and Sweden and discuss what the new rules mean in practice.

Among other things, we will discuss:

  • Who must establish whistleblower schemes?
  • Who can report?
  • What can be reported?
  • How will a whistleblower be protected?
  • In practice, how should a whistleblower scheme be implemented?
  • What requirements must a whistleblower scheme satisfy?
  • GDPR and other considerations
  • Sanctions in case of non-compliance

This online event will give you an overview of the new rules on whistleblower schemes in the Nordic. Your company can therefore afterwards already start getting ready to tackle the new rules.

Time and place

The online event begins at 11:00 and ends at 12:00.

The Live Q&A will be held from 12:00 to 12:30.

The online event is free of charge and will be conducted in English.

Registration

Sign up for the online event via the pink box on this page.

If you have any questions about registration or anything else, please do not hesitate to contact us on communication@iuno.law

Whistleblower scheme

Read more about how IUNO can help with administrating and ensuring compliance of your internal whistleblower scheme, here.

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Hessellund Klausen

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Aage

Krogh

Partner

Akina

Ørum Masaki

Legal assistant

Amalie

Starup Poulsen

Senior legal assistant

Anders

Etgen Reitz

Partner

Caroline

Wochner

Communication assistant

Cecillie

Groth Henriksen

Associate

Julie

Meyer

Communication assistant

Kirsten

Astrup

Senior associate

Lucca

Powers Bates

Senior legal assistant

Mathilde

Baudry

Communication assistant

Matilde

Grønlund Jakobsen

Associate

Nora

Tägtgård Coter

Legal assistant

Pernille

Skall Søby Nielsen

Legal assistant

Salam

S. A. Al-Khafaji

Senior legal assistant

Signe

Kræmer Pedersen

Senior legal assistant

Sofie

Aurora Braut Bache

Associate

Søren

Hessellund Klausen

Partner

Victoria

Valentin Olsen

Junior legal assistant