Western Growers and industry allies have filed an amicus curiae (friend of the court) brief with the California Court of Appeal for the Fourth Appellate District.

In Jaime Zepeda Labor Contracting, Inc., et al. v. Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, the Court of Appeal will rule on two issues very important to the agricultural industry:  

Jason Resnick

On August 8, 2020, President Donald Trump issued a memorandum directing the Treasury Secretary to defer the collection of the employee portion of Social Security taxes (listed as “OASDI” on the paystub) but left many questions on the details on implementing this deferral unanswered.  The Memorandum directed the Department of Treasury to issue guidance that would allow employers to defer the withholding and payment of the employee portion of Social Security taxes.

Jason Resnick

Don’t miss Western Growers Legal Updates Webinar Series, moderated by WG’s Vice President and General Counsel, Jason Resnick tomorrow at 11:00 AM (PDT). Attorneys from Dentons’ global team will offer their insights on Agricultural Trade: Current Climate and Trends: Practical Considerations During COVID-19 and Beyond.

Jason Resnick

Taking place on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, at 11:00 AM (PDT), Part One of WGA's Legal Updates multi-part series, moderated by Jason Resnick - VP General Counsel at WGA, will be featuring guests from Dentons Law Firm, who will be discussing their thoughts on Agricultural Trade: Current Climate and Trends: Practical Considerations During COVID-19 and Beyond.

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