Ojeda-Sanchez, et al. v. Bland Farms, LLC, et al., United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, Case No. 11-13835. Http:/ www.dol.gov/sol/media/briefs/sanchez-09-09-2011.htm. The Eleventh Circuit panel, with one judged dissenting, reversed the district court on one ground, but affirmed on others. See Ojeda-Sanchez v. Bland Farms, LLC, 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 24586 (11th Cir. Nov. 29, 2012). Plaintiffs are awaiting entry of an amended judgment. Cases Resolved in 2011. Reyes-Fuentes, et al. v&...
On June 23, a Southern District of Georgia Federal Court judge approved the consent order drawn up between farmworker Plaintiffs and Defendant Stanley Farms. In addition to the $92,500 the Farm agreed to pay in backwages to workers and litigation fees, there are provisions for important non-monetary changes that we hope to see have a broader effect for workers. There are no translations available. GLSP Attorney Weighs in on Vidalia Onion Shipping Date Dispute. There’s human side to Vidalia onion spat.