Monthly archives: April 2019

Posted on April 25, 2019

Burger King has dismissed a federal lawsuit against one of its largest franchisees, enabling the 37 restaurants in Texas to remain open. Court filings earlier this week indicated that both Burger King and Guillermo Perales have agreed to have the lawsuit dismissed. Burger King had sued Perales and one of his companies, Fritz Management, seeking Read more →

Posted on April 11, 2019

Guillermo Perales is in the cross hairs of Burger King Corporation for what they say his Harlingen location violated the franchise agreement. Perales is the largest Latino franchisee in the United States, and a lawsuit against him is calling for him to release ownership of the Burger King restaurants in the Valley. He currently is Read more →

Posted on April 11, 2019

The temporary closure of this Burger King at 1902 S. 77 Sunshine Strip in Harlingen caused by a pest problem has bloomed into a major legal case as the hamburger chain seeks to force a sale of 37 South Texas franchises. (Valley Morning Star) HARLINGEN — Burger King Inc. has taken the extraordinary step of Read more →

Posted on April 10, 2019

MIAMI — La corporación de Burger King interpuso una demanda el 5 de abril contra Fritz Management, LLC y Guillermo Perales, presidente y director ejecutivo de Sun Holdings Inc., por presuntamente violar los acuerdos de franquicia en sus 37 restaurantes ubicados en el Valle del Río Grande. La demanda surgió de una inspección de salubridad Read more →

Posted on April 9, 2019

The owner of 37 Burger King locations sued this week over a rodent infestation at one of them said the restaurant had been cleaned and fumigated and received perfect marks from local health inspectors. Robert Zarco, attorney for franchisee Guillermo Perales, accused the franchisor of “bullying” his client in a bid to get him to Read more →

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   ZESB in The News

  • 07/12/2019

    Burger King customers seen telling manager to ‘go back to Mexico’ in viral video Author: Michael Bartiromo
    Publication: FOX News

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  • 07/11/2019

    Two Burger King customers tell Spanish-speaking manager to ‘go back to Mexico’ Author: Hasley Pitman
    Publication: News Tucson

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  • 11/11/2019

    Recognition of Excellence Once Again in Franchise Law for Best Law Firms from U.S. News & World Report-Best Lawyers©

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  • 11/08/2019

    Firm Partner Alaina Karsten is panelist speaker at The Great American Franchise Expo

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