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Judge Allows Racketeering Claims against Moe's Southwest

A sign of Moe's Southwest Grill in Utah
A sign on a Moe's Southwest Grill restaurant in Utah. photo/bmm

ATLANTA — A district judge has ruled that franchisees may use racketeering claims against Moe's Southwest Grill and its founder in trial. In the lawsuit, franchisees allege that the franchisor has been stealing money from them through a convoluted deceptive kickback scheme connected to its supply chain.