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Court Name: United States District Court
Judge Denis R. Hurley

Date: 4/24/2017 10:00 AM
Room: 930

Case: Dole Fresh Fruit Company v. Esposito Brothers Inc. et al

Summary: Hearing on motion by national produce supplier for a preliminary injunction freezing the assets of a Lynbrook wholesaler, under the federal Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act, a 1930 law that imposes a trust in favor of a supplier on the assets of a purchaser of perishable fruits and vegetables. Plaintiff contends that the defendant started the dispute down a slippery slope when it failed to pay for $1.9 million worth of bananas