$2.15 Million Final Judgment After Verdict In Employment Retaliation Case

On April 14, 2010, Judge David B. Flinn of the Contra Costa County Superior Court signed a final judgment in the amount of $2.15 million in favor of plaintiff J. Steven Wiley. The judgment includes $1.03 million in attorneys’ fees and $121,376.75 in costs, added to the jury’s verdict of $1 million awarded on March 10, 2009. Case was appealed and confidential settlement was negotiated.