200 people who got sick from eating E. coli-tainted beef have so far joined the suit against XL Foods.
The plant was involved in a massive beef recall in September, where more than 1,800 items were pulled from shelves in Canada and the U.S.
Plant in Brooks, Alta., can immediately resume exporting after being re-listed Dec. 7
CFIA says operations will proceed under enhanced surveillance by food-safety officials
Frozen meat stock being run over by heavy equipment, covered with soil to keep animals away