International Paper

ArborGen Workers Awarded $53.5M in Compensation Suit
December 30, 2015 at 11:24 am

Based in Summerville, South Carolina, ArborGen develops seedlings, such as the bio-genetic loblolly pine, that sprout into fast-growing trees. Recently, a judge ruled that ArborGen and some of the nation’s top forest products companies—including International Paper, MeadWestvaco (now WestRock) and Rubicon—tricked employees into accepting incentive plan changes that depleted most of their wealth.