Case Conclusion Date: 05.17.2010
Practice Area: Employment and labor
Outcome: $51,663 Judgment for Dr. Jadwin
Description: County-owned hospital sued its former chair of pathology for alleged submission of fraudulent expense reimbursement requests totalling $3,125, in violation of the California False Claims Act. Judge Walsh in Ventura held that the lawsuit was "clearly frivolous" and "harassing" and awarded fees and costs of $51,663 to Dr. Jadwin.