Judge Finds Field Workers Lack Standing To Bring California Labor Code Claim
Mealey's (February 26, 2016, 12:49 PM EST) -- FRESNO, Calif. — After finding that agricultural workers who assert claims for violation of California's unfair completion law (UCL) and other causes of action lacked standing, a California federal judge on Feb. 23 granted their employer's motion to dismiss a claim related to allegedly unpaid wages (Marcelina Peralta and Rigoberto Monjaraz v. Wonderful Citrus Packing LLC, et al., No. 1:15-cv-00263, E.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 22695).
(Opinion available. Document #58-160315-013Z.)
Marcelina Peralta and Rigoberto Monjaraz, individually and on behalf of others similarly situated, sued...