Category Archives: Whistleblower Retaliation

Whistleblower Can Proceed With Retaliation Claims Under the California False Claims Act and Labor Code

Last October, the Los Angeles Times article titled “Rampant recycling fraud is draining California cash,” available here, exposed one of the latest scams sweeping across California–and discussed one man’s effort to nip this fraud in the bud, at least to … Continue reading

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Stunning $167 Million Verdict to Plaintiff Alleging Sexual Harassment and Retaliation by Her Employer

A Sacramento jury in federal court has awarded more than $167 million to Ani Chopourian, who alleged that her former employer, Dignity Health (formerly known as Catholic Healthcare West), sexually harassed her and illegally retaliated against her for repeatedly complaining … Continue reading

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