North Carolina Growers' Association, Inc., et al. v. United Farm Workers, et al., 702 F.3d 755 (4th Cir. 2012)

(farm workers not entitled to back wages for the time period of January 2009 through September 2010 as a result of Obama Administration attempt to suspend 2008 regulations in violation of Administrative Procedure Act; 1987 rule had established a formula for determining farm worker wage rate, but such rule changed effective January 17, 2009; Obama Administration Department of Labor attempted to "suspend" 2008 regulations but such suspension not possible without going through notice and comment rulemaking procedures; no good cause exception to notice and comment procedures existed; Obama Administration improperly limited "content" of public comments in its rulemaking and improperly imposed 10-day comment period).

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