1. Recommendation CM/Rec(2014)7 and explanatory memorandum of the Committee of Ministers to member States on the protection of whistleblowers. See the web site;
  2. M.A. Hersh, Whistleblowers — heroes or traitors?: Individual and collective responsibility for ethical behavior, Annual Reviews in Control, Volume 26, Issue 2, 2002, Pages 243-262, ISSN 1367-5788, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1367-5788(02)00025-1Download the file;
  3. McGlone, J. (2012). The Health Consequences of Speaking Out. Social Medicine, Download the file;
  4. DIRECTIVE (EU) 2019/1937 of the European parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2019 on the protection of persons who report breaches of Union law, Download the file, See the web site;
  5. Law no. 571/2004, often referred to as the Whistleblower Protection Act, Download the file;
  6. Protection of whistleblowers: A brief guide for implementing a national framework, Council of Europe, January 2015; The Public Interest Disclosure Act (PIDA) enacted on 2 July 1998, amended on 25 April 2013 by the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 (ERRA); Download the file;
  7. Guja v. Moldova, no. 14277/04, ECHR 2008, Download the file;
  8. Heinisch v. Germany, no. 28274/08, ECHR 2011, Download the file;
  9. Bucur and Toma v. Romania, no. 40238/02, ECHR, 8 January 2013, Download the file in French, Download the Information Note of ECtHR in English, Information letter in English, Database of HUDOC;
  10. Kövesi v. Romania, no. 3594/19, ECHR 2020, Download the file;
  11. Miroslava Todorova v. Bulgaria, no 40072/13, ECHR 2021, Download the file in French, in Bulgarian, Information letter in English;
  12. Kudeshkina v. Russia, no. 29492/05, ECHR 2009, Download the file;
  13. Baka v. Hungary, no. 20261/12, ECHR 2008, Download the file;
  14. Volkov v. Ukraine, no 21722/11, ECHR 2013, Download the file;
  15. Harabin v. Slovakia, no 58688/11, ECHR 2012, Download the file;
  16. Parliamentary Assembly Recommendation 1916 (2010) on the protection of “whistle-blowers” (2010), Council of Europe. See the web site;
  17. Parliamentary Assembly Resolution 1729 (2010) on the protection of “whistle-blowers” (2010), Council of Europe. See the web site;
  18. Minimum Judicial Standards V: Disciplinary proceedings and liability of judges: Report 2014 – 2015, Download;
  19. Independence, Accountability and Quality of the Judiciary: Measuring for improvement: Report 2019 – 2020, Download;