A Wildfire in Silicon Valley Ignited

April 9, 2015 Legal Team
After decades of thinking, “this is just the way things are” the defeat of Ellen Pao ignited a new sensitivity to possible gender discrimination, especially in Silicon Valley. Thus far, two new lawsuits have been filed in the technology mecca, both by women complaining of discrimination and bias based on sex.Elisabeth Sussex, former counsel for...
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Health Care Executive Cheated Half a Million Dollars

April 8, 2015 Legal Team
Former Chief Technology Officer for Blue Shield of California is suing the company for wrongful termination and breach of contract, alleging he was due almost half a million dollars for a bonus just prior to his termination.Aaron Kaufman accused the health insurance giant of retaliation. Kaufman claims he questioned the company's $4.6 million contracts...
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