About E. coli

From the nation’s leading law firm representing victims of E. coli and other foodborne illness outbreaks.

About E. coli Blog

Search of fields for E. coli could take another week

It’s likely to be at least another week before federal and state investigators conclude their search of Salinas Valley farms, looking for the source of the nationwide E. coli outbreak in spinach.

The Monterey County Herald reports that regulators told the industry that the investigation — along with guidelines the industry is now working on to strengthen food safety processes — will be key prerequisites for the Food and Drug Administration to lift a week-old warning against all fresh spinach.


Connect with Marler Clark


1012 First Avenue
Fifth Floor
Seattle, WA 98104


M-F, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Pacific

Call toll free:

1 (800) 884-9840

If you have questions about foodborne illness, your rights or the legal process, we’d be happy to answer them for you.