Johnson Webbert & Garvan Win $695,000 for Workers of Rockland Plant

Attorneys Carol Garvan, David Webbert, Max Brooks, and Valerie Wicks represented five longtime workers in a class-action lawsuit against FMC Corp.

FMC sold the plant on the Rockland waterfront in November 2017 to DowDuPont. The property is currently listed under Dupont Nutrition U.S.A., Inc.

Workers claim they did not receive their accrued vacation time for 2017 when the sale occurred. The lawsuit points out that FMC had a policy to pay out accrued vacation time when employment with FMC ended for workers.

The settlement will go to all workers who qualified. The agreement estimates 107 people will qualify for a share of the $695,000.The most any individual worker will receive is slightly more than $7,000.

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