EU legislation would criminalise whistleblowers

As expected, EU whistleblowers could soon get a similar level of protection afforded to Obamastan whistleblowers.

OPPONENTS of new European Union rules on trade secrets warned yesterday that the legislation would criminalise whistleblowers. The stated aim of the Trade Secrets Protection Act, which was debated by the European Parliament yesterday, is to protect EU firms from corporate espionage by foreign rivals.


As an aside, the solution to the EU legislation is simple: exit the EU.


A lot of people I know do want to leave the EU. I wonder what the British will vote in their coming referendum.