Jury: Former Gold Beach Port Manager ...

Jury: Former Gold Beach Port Manager Wrongly Fired

There are 1 comment on the Curry Coastal Pilot story from Jul 16, 2008, titled Jury: Former Gold Beach Port Manager Wrongly Fired. In it, Curry Coastal Pilot reports that:

A Curry County Circuit Court jury has awarded Michael E. Nielson $738,525 in his lawsuit against the Port of Gold Beach and Port Commissioner William McNair, agreeing that Nielson was wrongly fired as port ...

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#1 Jul 17, 2008
This just proves why we need "Tort Reform Laws" in this country. The settlement of $738,000 is outrageous. How about awarding an amount equal to the pay that would have been earned in a reasonable amount of time to rightfully discharge the employee. That would make a lot more sense to my way of thinking.

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