Riverside Personal Injury Attorney | San Bernardino Accident Lawyer
Riverside & San Bernardino Attorneys & Lawyers
Accident Injury Practice Areas
Recent Posts
Categories
Archives
Contact our San Bernardino Personal Injury Attorneys
Rancho Cucamonga, California
Riverside Injury Lawyer Personal Injury Attorney Profiles Contact Us
1 entries found. Viewing page 1 of 1.  
May 01, 2010
  California Supreme Court To Review California Pregnancy Discrimination Law
Posted By Ryan P. McClure
The California Supreme Court has agreed to review a case that was origianally filed in Los Angeles county against the City of Santa Monica. Wynona Harris claimed she was terminated six days after telling her employer that she was pregnant. During the jury trial in Los Angeles the City of Santa Monica claimed that Ms. Harris was terminated for several accidents that the city claimed were avoidable. A los Angeles jury awarded Ms. Harris $177,905 in damage and the trial court awarded Harris more than $400,000 in attorneys' fees.

The case was appealed and the appellate court reversed the lower court stating that the judge in the lower court failed to allow the jury to hear and use the City of Santa Monica's jury instruction, which would have allowed the jury to find the city non-liable if they could show that Ms. Harris was terminated for both a discriminatory and non-discriminatory nature.

Tune in later for the California Supreme Court's opinion in this very important pregnancy discrimination case.
Continue reading "California Supreme Court To Review California Pregnancy Discrimination Law" ยป

Permalink 
 
1 entries found. Viewing page 1 of 1.  
Personal Injury Lawyers in Southern California
Contact The Law Offices of Ryan P. McClure
Site Map | Privacy Policy
Criminal Defense Attorney
Personal Injury Attorney

Lawyer Web Design The information on this Riverside Personal Injury Attorney / San Bernardino Accident Lawyer website is for general information purposes only. Nothing on this or associated pages, documents, comments, answers, emails, or other communications should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. This information on this website is not intended to create, and receipt or viewing of this information does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship.

Riverside/San Bernardino Address: 3200 Guasti Road, Suite 100 Ontario, California 91761
Phone: 951-818-0687
Fax: 951-271-9007

Administration