California Panel Denies Franchisor’s Attorney Fee Appeal

(February 23, 2016, 2:58 PM EST) -- LOS ANGELES — A California appeals court on Feb. 19 denied a franchisor’s appeal of an attorney fee award, saying Luby’s Fuddruckers Restaurants LLC (LFR) failed to demonstrate a clear abuse of discretion by the trial judge (Robert Azinian, et al. v. Luby's Fuddruckers Restaurants LLC, No. B256660, Calif. App., 2nd Dist., Div. 3; 2016 Cal. App. Unpub. LEXIS 1196).

(Unpublished opinion available. Document #98-160308-049Z.)

In an unpublished opinion, the Second District California Court of Appeal affirmed Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Gerald Rosenberg’s decision...
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