Perez v. Bland Farms Production & Packing, LLC et al
ORDERED that the Court's July 31, 2017 ruling re 109 Order is formally AMENDED to include an award of back wages and liquidated damages for the 2017 Vidalia onion season. Thus, in accordance with the Court's reasoning in its decision, Bland Farms shall pay back wages and liquidated damages for the 2017 Vidalia onion season. The clerk is instructed to ENTER JUDGMENT in favor of Plaintiff and against Defendant Bland Farms. Signed by Chief Judge J. Randal Hall on 10/2/17. (loh)
SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA
Secretary of Labor, United
States Department of Labor,
PACKING, LLC and
The Court held a bench trial in this case in February 2017,
and issued its ruling on July 31, 2017.
(See Doc. 109.)
instructed the parties
back wages for the 2015 and 2016 Vidalia onion seasons.
subsequently approved by the Court.
parties have now provided the Court with their joint calculation
of back wages for the 2015, 2016, and 2017 seasons.
The Court therefore ORDERS as follows:
formally AMENDED to include an award of back wages and
in accordance with the Court's
reasoning in its
liquidated damages for the 2017 Vidalia onion season.
2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 Vidalia onion seasons.1
'HALL, /CHIEF JUDGE
feN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA
1 This figure consists of: (i) back wages totaling $552,070.86 for the 2012,
2013, and 2014 seasons; (ii) liquidated damages totaling $94,888.69 for the
2012, 2013, and 2014 seasons; (iii) back wages totaling $148,438.86 for the
(iv) liquidated damages totaling $148,438.86 for the 2015
(v) back wages totaling $167,771.47 for the 2016 season;
liquidated damages totaling $167,771.47 for the 2016 season; (vii) back wages
totaling $100,444.17 for the 2017 season; and (viii) liquidated damages
totaling $100,444.17 for the 2017 season.
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