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Věc Halet proti Lucembursku (Trestní postih whistleblowera)

Title in English Case Halet v. Luxembourg (Criminalization of a Whistleblower)


Year of publication 2023
Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Soudní judikatura. Přehled rozsudků Evropského soudu pro lidská práva
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Law

Description The article is a commentary on ECHR grand chamber's landmark case Halet v. Luxembourg dealing with a question of (in)admissibility of a criminal conviction of a whistleblower, who helped make public very serious information on questionable tax practices of big international corporations by breaching his confidentiality and loyality duty towards his employer - a tax consultation company. The article gives basic factual and procedural details of the case, explains the argumentation of the Court and closes with a commentary, where the author presents a rather sceptical and reserved attitudes towards several implications of the judgment.

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