LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser denied a schedule accommodation it had provided for 13 years, the mother of an autistic son claims in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser forced out an employee who has cancer and fibromyalgia instead of allowing her to reduce her hours to accommodate her health needs, according to her lawsuit filed in Santa Clara County Superior Court.
OAKLAND, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser’s pattern and practice of shorting hourly employees on their breaks and wages gives them an unfair competitive edge, according to a Labor Code class action filed in Alameda County Superior Court.
FAIRFIELD, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser placed a disabled nurse on “industrial leave” and then fired her instead of providing accommodations, according to her lawsuit filed in Solano County Superior Court.
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (CN) – A plant engineer was threatened, assaulted and fired in retaliation for blowing the whistle on supervisors, and Kaiser did not keep the reports confidential and did nothing to protect him, according to a lawsuit filed in Riverside County Superior Court.
SAN DIEGO (CN) – Kaiser management did not accommodate a new mother’s lactation needs, she claims in San Diego County Superior Court.
By Matthew Renda
(CN) – A California mother and daughter filed suit against a Sacramento doctor in state court on Tuesday, saying he artificially inseminated the mother with his own semen without permission and then performed gynecological exams on his own daughter unbeknownst to her for years.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (CN) – Kaiser sought a scapegoat after a patient was discharged wearing only a hospital gown and socks, a fired nurse claims in Santa Clara County Superior Court.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (CN) – Despite admitting its own error, Kaiser cancelled a family’s insurance policy and refuses to reinstate it, according to a lawsuit filed in Gwinnett County Superior Court.
DENVER (CN) – A Kaiser supervisor, although black, favored whites and used racial slurs, a fired black woman claims in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado.
LOS ANGELES (CN) – Kaiser surgeons operated on a patient with no sedative and caused his death, family members claim in their Los Angeles County Superior Court Case.
SALEM, Ore. (CN) – The botched removal of a cancerous ovary caused the aggressive cancer to spread with catastrophic consequences, according to an action filed in Marion County Circuit Court.
SEATTLE (CN) – A Kaiser surgeon bungled an elbow ligament repair, and left the patient with permanent disability, according to a lawsuit filed in King County Superior Court.
GLENDALE, Calif. (CN) – After she complained of years of harassment from her boss, Kaiser fired an older disabled worker when her doctor put her on medical leave, according to a complaint filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
SAN DIEGO (CN) – After agreeing that a disabled employee could take additional doctor-ordered breaks to accommodate his condition, Kaiser then placed him on leave and fired him before the leave was over, according to a complaint filed in San Diego County, Central District, Superior Court.