April 18, 2016  -  Section 402 of FSMA provides Whistleblower Protection to employees who bring Food Safety violations to the attention of regulatory authorities. Attorneys familiar with Labor Law will understand the implications of the Attorney Fee Provisions (including Expert Witness Fees) of this new OSHA Final Rule. As usual, we expect that our professional regulatory science readers will ignore media coverage and press releases and read the entire text of the Rule.

The Final Rule 81-FR-22530 (April 18, 2016) is posted below: