Sacramento

12/08/2011

AUDET & PARTNERS, LLP Filed a Class Action Complaint Against Sutter Health and Sutter Medical Foundation

AUDET & PARTNERS, LLP filed a class action complaint against Sutter Health and Sutter Medical Foundation (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Sutter”) in Sacramento County Superior Court  on December 5, 2011, for violations of the California Confidentiality of Medical Information Act (CMIA), among other statutes. The case arises out of Sutter’s alleged failure to take adequate measures to properly protect its patients’ confidential medical information. Specifically, a desktop computer containing records regarding the medical diagnoses... Read More
11/21/2011

Audet and Partners, LLP Investigating Stolen Medical Records from Sutter Medical Foundation

A computer containing more than 4 million patient records was stolen from Sutter Medical Foundation in mid-October.  The computer contained the names, addresses and descriptions of diagnoses of patients dating back to 1995. Audet and Partners, LLP is currently investigating these claims. Please click here for the full article and visit our website for more... Read More
10/29/2009

Calif. jury awards $16M in radio contestant death

"A Sacramento County jury has awarded $16.5 million to the family of a 28-year-old woman who died after participating in a radio station's water-drinking contest.Jennifer Strange, a mother of three, died of acute water intoxication in January 2007 after the challenge to see which contestant could drink the most water without going to the bathroom. A Nintendo Wii video game system was the prize for winning the 'Hold Your Wee for a Wii' contest.On Thursday, jurors found Philadelphia-based Entercom Communications... Read More