Month: February 2014

Whistleblower Physician Suing for Retaliation Under California Health and Safety Code Section 1278.5 Not Required to First Obtain Mandamus Judgment Setting Aside Hospital’s Decision

In Fahlen v. Sutter Central Valley Hospitals, ___ Cal.4th ___  (Feb. 20, 2014), the California Supreme Court upheld the ruling of the California Court of Appeal (5th Appellate District) and Stanislaus County Superior Court (Judge Salter) that a physician may proceed...