hispanics http://kbia.org en Women, Hispanics can file claims for USDA discrimination http://kbia.org/post/women-hispanics-can-file-claims-usda-discrimination <p></p><p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture is currently accepting claims from female and Hispanic farmers who believe the agency discriminated against them in farm loan or loan servicing programs. The claims process is complex—but the payouts could be large.</p><p>After the courts rejected a class action lawsuit from the farmers, USDA agreed to a voluntary settlement process with women and Latinos.</p><p>Claimants must submit a 16-page claims package plus additional evidence, and then a third-party will review and determine eligibility.</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 23:14:53 +0000 Amy Mayer 27058 at http://kbia.org Women, Hispanics can file claims for USDA discrimination