Case Type Number: 
Statute (Common Name): 
Seaman's Protection Act (as amended)
Program Area: 
Labor Relations/Whistleblower
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
29 CFR Part 1986
Filed By: 
Private Party/Individual
Brief Description of Case Type: 
Whistleblower protection cases. Possible relief include punitive damages in an amount not to exceed $250,000.
Relief Available in Actions Filed By Private Parties: 
Attorney Fees/Costs
Employment - Relief from Adverse Action
Monetary Award
Reinstatement/Restoration of Existing Right or Privilege
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