A former employee turned whistleblower leveled serious charges of fraud, embezzlement and corruption against San Francisco-based Recology, accusing the unregulated garbage collection monopoly of bilking the State of California and taxpayers out of millions of dollars.
As a result, Brian McVeigh was fired for reporting fraud.
The Scott Law Firm represented the plaintiff in filing suit for abusive termination of employment, and won.
Photo by Luke Thomas: A press conference was held at the law offices of Scott Law Firm, 5/24/12, to announce two civil lawsuits have been filed against San Francisco-based garbage collection company Recology.
Read latest updates from CBS (February 2014)