Pro-Union Group Protests Outside Foley & Lardner

Law360, New York (June 12, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Health care professionals, elected officials and supporters gathered Thursday in front of Foley & Lardner LLP's Los Angeles office to protest the firm's work for St. Joseph Health System, which has bankrolled anti-union campaigns instead of improving patient care, United Healthcare Workers-West said.

The demonstration comes after four years of frustrated efforts to unionize in five of St. Joseph's California hospitals.

Demonstrators accused hospital administrators of squandering money on Foley's services rather than spending it on the hospitals and their patients.

St. Joseph's anti-union campaign, directed...
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