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

Apr 30, 2013

Beginning May 7, all employers will be required to use the new version "(Rev. 03/08/13)N” of the Form I-9.  Older versions of Form I-9 "(Rev. 02/02/09)N" and "(Rev. 08/07/09)Y" will be accepted until May 6.

Apr 18, 2013

Join Western Growers next month for a new webinar designed to help you understand joint employer liability. Due to recent litigation and court decisions, there is now a blurred line between where labor contractor responsibility ends and grower responsibility begins.

Apr 09, 2013

As a reminder, most employers with more than 10 employees are required to record workplace injuries and illnesses pursuant to OSHA's recordkeeping standard using OSHA Form 300A. This is a summary log of all work-related injuries and illnesses that occurred at your place of business in 2012.

Mar 21, 2013

Division of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH) staff has confirmed that Cal/OSHA will issue citations to operations that transport workers on tractor-mounted transportation units (TTUs).  TTUs are commonly used to transport irrigators from one end of a field to the other and for other on-farm

Feb 14, 2013

Western Growers and Littler Mendelson P.C. present the 2013 Employment Law Update. The webinar will cover timely employment and labor law issues facing the ag industry.

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