USA: FDI files brief with US Supreme Court over PACA court case
Food Distributors International (FDI) has filed a brief with the US Supreme Court in a bid to preserve the right of food distributors and producers to engage in what it describes as "legitimate, off-invoice practices". FDI argues that this right is recognised under the amendments to the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA), and in submitting the filing, justices were asked to review the case of JSG Trading Corporation v. the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
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