Franchise – Cooperative Litigation
Represented plaintiff cooperative member in action against cooperative involving claims for fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and negligent misrepresentation. Jury verdict and judgment for member. Judgment for $1.3 million. No. 03 CI-00005; Flegles Inc. v. TruServ Corporation; Carlisle County Circuit Court, Kentucky.
Represented defendants against plaintiff franchisee in action for RICO, breach of franchise agreement, and fraud. Take nothing jury verdict and judgment for defendants. Damages claimed exceeded $1 million. No. 86-109; Quarrels v. Popeye’s Famous Fried Chicken, et al.; United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Tyler Division.
Represented defendant franchisee against claims for enforcement of personal guaranty for Bojangles restaurants. Favorable settlement prior to trial. Damages claimed of $2 million. No. 85-50287; Insured Pension Investors 1983 v. United Restaurants, Inc.; 164th District Court, Harris County, Texas.
“In my 35+ years of business, they are the best litigation firm I’ve worked with. They are extremely intelligent and knowledgeable, which enables them to quickly pick up the most complex matters and run with them.”
A. Mack Pogue
Founder and Chairman
of the Board
Lincoln Property Co.