Robert Zarco Wins California Jury Verdict Finding that El Pollo Loco, Inc. Breached the Implied Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing by Encroaching on Franchisee’s Non-Exclusive Territory and for Failing to Offer Encroaching Restaurants to Existing Franchisee

Scheck v. Burger King, the seminal case on good faith and fair dealing, lives on according to a 12-member California jury after a contentious month-long trial pitting grilled chicken giant El Pollo Loco, Inc. against one of its top performing franchisees, Michael and...