Arkansas Federal Judge Denies Motion To Stay Franchise Fee Dispute
(February 8, 2016, 11:24 AM EST) -- FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — An Arkansas federal judge on Jan. 12 denied a motion to stay proceedings in his court in a dispute between a pizza parlor franchisee and its franchisor (Rob & Bud’s Pizza v. Papa Murphy’s International Inc., et al., No. 5:15-cv-5090, W.D. Ark., Fayetteville Div.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 3685).
(Opinion available. Document #98-160209-023Z.)
U.S. Judge Timothy L. Brooks of the Western District of Arkansas denied a motion by defendants Papa Murphy’s International Inc. and Papa Murphy’s International LLC (PMI) that sought a stay...