Jason Resnick
Western Growers, Vice President & General Counsel

Jason Resnick joined Western Growers in 2003 as a staff attorney. Today as Vice President and General Counsel, he has responsibility for overseeing the organization’s legal affairs.  Jason works closely with the Western Growers executive team on legal, business and policy matters and he has primary staff responsibility for the Western Growers Labor Committee.

Prior to joining Western Growers, Jason was a litigator at a prominent Orange County law firm. His litigation experience includes trying jury and bench trials, administrative proceedings before state and federal agencies, and drafting appellate briefs to the California Supreme Court and state and federal courts of appeal.

Jason is a frequent speaker and magazine contributor on employment law and ag labor availability issues. He serves on the board of directors for the Agricultural Personnel Management Association (APMA) and is a past co-chair of the Agribusiness Committee of the State Bar of California.

Jason received his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Irvine and his JD from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law.

Contact information

Contact Email:
jresnick@wga.com
949-885-2253

Articles by Jason Resnick

Jun 18, 2013

Piece-rate compensation plans have been used for decades in agriculture to incentivize harvest employees to be more productive – the more they pick, the more money they earn.  Federal courts have long upheld such plans as long as the average wage earned is greater than the minimum wage rate.  The

Jun 11, 2013

In a significant victory for a grower, the Agricultural Labor Relations Board (ALRB) issued a decision yesterday denying the UFW’s request that the ALRB certify the UFW as the exclusive bargaining representative of the employees of Corralitos Farms, LLC.

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