Welcome to the web site of the Ombudsman for the In Re Black Farmers discrimination litigation settlement.

Please read the Ombudsman’s April 20, 2012, letter to the class.

 

New Court Orders

Order (further modifying Settlement Agreement for a deceased Class Member or of a Class Member with a physical or mental limitation to submit legal representative documentation to the Claims Administrator on or before December 15, 2014; and a firm deadline of May 31, 2015 for the negotiation of all settlement checks is granted) (September 17, 2014)

Unopposed MOTION to Modify Final Order and Judgment and Memorandum (to extend the time by which a legal representative of a deceased Class Member or of a Class Member with a physical or mental limitation who has been determined to be entitled to an Award under the Settlement Agreement may submit legal representative documentation to the Claims Administrator; and that the Court impose a firm deadline of May 31, 2015 for the negotiation of all settlement checks) (September 15, 2014)