California Winery Sues Ohio Distributor For Breach Of Franchise

(June 23, 2016, 9:51 AM EDT) -- CLEVELAND — A California winery on June 9 sued its wine distributor in Ohio federal court, seeking to terminate its franchise with the distributor for alleged breach of contract (Oak Ridge Winery LLC v. Wines LLC, No. 16-1408, N.D. Ohio, Eastern Div.).

(Complaint available. Document #98-160712-017C.)

Oak Ridge Winery LLC of Lodi, Calif., which sells its wine worldwide under several different labels, sued Wines LLC of Eastlake, Ohio, a wholesale distributor of wines to permit holders in Ohio, in the U.S. District Court for the Northern...
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