A-12-0843, Robert O’Brien (Appellant) v. Bellevue Public Schools
Sarpy County, District Judge William B. Zastera
Attorney for Appellant: Jeremy C. Jorgenson
Attorneys for Appellee: Laura K. Essay, Kevin R. McManaman, Michael W. Khalili (Knudsen, Berkheimer, Richardson & Endacott, LLP)
Civil Action: Summary Judgment--Wrongful Termination
Action Taken by Trial Court: O’Brien filed a wrongful termination action against Bellevue Public Schools. He asserted that his employment was terminated in retaliation for his reporting of violations of state and federal laws regarding removal of asbestos. He sought lost wages and other damages. After filing an answer denying O’Brien’s major allegations, Bellevue Public Schools filed a motion for summary judgment. The district court granted Bellevue Public Schools’ motion for summary judgment and dismissed Robert O’Brien’s complaint.
Assignments of Error on Appeal: O’Brien assigns that the district court erred in granting Bellevue Public Schools’ motion for summary judgment