PACA Trust Litigation Alert

PACA Trust Litigation Alert

PACA Trust Litigation Alert

On October 5, 2012, a civil action was filed in New Jersey against Watermelons, Inc. d/b/a All Sweet Watermelons in an effort to collect approximately $131,100.00 in alleged PACA trust debt. 

On October 9, 2012, a civil action was filed in Florida against Luis and Sergio Castillo d/b/a Castillo Produce in an effort to collect approximately $25,260.00 in alleged PACA trust debt.

On October 9, 2012, a civil action was filed in Virginia against Staunton Fruit & Produce Co., Inc. in an effort to collect approximately $148,100.00 in alleged PACA trust debt.

On October 10, 2012, a civil action was filed in Illinois against Illinois Trading Company and Obee Family Partnership in an effort to collect approximately $197,380.00 in alleged PACA trust debt.  A motion for a Temporary Restraining Order is pending.

On October 11, 2012, a civil action was filed in Illinois against Kenosha Fresh Market LLC in an effort to collect approximately $64,270.00 in alleged PACA trust debt.  An agreed Temporary Restraining Order appears to be in place.

Please check your A/R to see if these cases affect you.  If they do, please do not wait to assert your rights.

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