PPG Industries, Inc. vs. Saunders et. al.
Represented plaintiff PPG Industries, a Fortune 500 company, in a suit in the Southern District of Georgia seeking to terminate its jobber agreement with a paint distributor when the distributor took on a competing paint line. The distributor alleged defenses of fraud, misrepresentation, course of dealing and breach of contract. The court granted plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment holding that PPG was within its rights in terminating the agreement.
Practice area(s): Business, Franchising, Litigation