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ZEIDLER v. A&W REST., INC., 01-1341

Contract and Illinois Franchise Disclosure Act claims are not actionable where plaintiffs (restaurant franchisees) failed to show that a franchiser's alleged bad faith threats to terminate a licensing agreement caused plaintiffs to close their restaurant.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 08/21/2002
  • Published 08/21/2002


  • ILANA DIAMOND ROVNER, Circuit Judge., Before:  RIPPLE, KANNE, and ROVNER, Circuit Judges.


  • United States Seventh Circuit


  • For Appellant:
  • Gregory J. Ellis (argued), Schaumburg, IL, for Plaintiffs-Appellants.

  • For Appellees:
  • John Chen, Norman Leon (argued), Piper Rudnick, Chicago, IL, for Defendants-Appellees.