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HM Client Hiland Dairy Prevails before 8th Circuit Court of Appeals

HesseMartone congratulates Principal Attorney Matt Robinson on his successful defense of Hiland Dairy at the United States Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit.  Hiland Dairy had faced allegations of violations of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Nebraska Fair Employment Practices Act from two former maintenance employees who worked in their Nebraska dairies. The U.S. District Court granted Hiland Dairy’s summary judgment motion and it was subsequently upheld in the U.S. Court of Appeals. The ruling can be viewed in its entirety here.