Kaiser Union Looks To Launch Revised Campaign Pay Suit

Law360, San Francisco (June 6, 2013, 7:40 PM EDT) -- A Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc. union accusing the company of illegally paying workers to advocate for a rival union urged a California federal judge Thursday to allow an amended complaint adding allegations that Kaiser paid hundreds more workers to campaign than the suit initially claimed.

U.S. District Judge William Alsup tossed the lawsuit in April, finding it would require Kaiser to spy on employees to ensure they weren't campaigning on the clock. On Thursday, the National Union of Healthcare Workers sought permission to argue that...
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