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I am trying to find out where I need to file a Sarbanes

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I am trying to find out where I need to file a Sarbanes Oxley retaliation complaint in the state of CT.

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you documented this or discussed it with HR?

Documented, have emails concerning the matter to hr and internal audit.... pictures. unfortunately i was terminated in sept because of this... 24 yrs im not sure if its sec osha etc.

Lawyer's Assistant: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?

Ct is at will full time

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Unfortunately today is my last day to file with state according to dodd frank law --180 days.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
thank you

I am not sure how much you know already. Here is what OSHA says:

An employee can file a SOX complaint with OSHA by visiting or calling their local OSHA office at 1-800-321-OSHA (6742), or sending a written complaint to their closest OSHA regional or area office. Written complaints may be filed by facsimile, hand delivery during business hours, U.S. mail (confirmation services recommended), or other third-party commercial carrier. For written complaints, the date the complaint is sent via facsimile, hand delivered, postmarked, or delivered to a third-party commercial carrier is considered the date filed. No particular form is required and complaints may be submitted in any language. For OSHA area office contact information, please call 1-800-321-OSHA (6742) or visit www.osha.gov/html/RAmap.html.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I did read that information. Is OSHA part of the CT Dept of Labor? When I visit the state of CT website it takes me to ct human rights and opportunities and suggests filing a state of CT office of public hearings complaint

OSHA is the Federal Government. Sometimes the state and federal governments have dual jurisdiction on these matters. If this is a SOX complaint, it could be a good idea to start with OSHA because it can direct you whether it is necessary to file the state claim. Here is a link to the fact sheet:

https://www.osha.gov/Publications/osha-factsheet-sox-act.pdf

Here is the Connecticut website also:

https://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/osha/osha.htm

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