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- Litigation reveals bond-record fiasco in Kanawha County, W. Va. Gallo, Pete // Bond Buyer;07/22/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30192, p3
Reports on the discovery of alleged lapses in the bond records of Kanawha County, West Virginia, during a court dispute between a citizens group and Kroger Co. Claims of the citizens' group on Kroger's breach of agreement; Estimated worth of the bonds from the missing records; Covered period of...
- Kroger to Appeal 'Popcorn Lung' Verdict. Hamstra, Mark // Supermarket News Expert Blog;9/21/2012, p5
The article reports that Kroger Co. intends to appeal a jury's verdict which awarded 7.2-million U.S. dollars to 59-year-old complainant, Wayne Watson who claims he contracted bronchiolitis obliterans or "popcorn lung," from eating store-brand microwave popcorn daily for years.
- KING SOOPERS BATTLES COLO. UNION. // SN: Supermarket News;6/22/2009, Vol. 57 Issue 25, p4
The article reports on the lawsuit filed by Kroger Co. against the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7 in Denver, Colorado. The company claims that the union operatives have intimidated their workers and disrupted their operation at its King Soopers store. It further states that the suit...
- Report: Kroger sued over chicken label. // Supermarket News Expert Blog;2/13/2014, p3
The article reports on the lawsuit filed against Kroger Co. for alleged deception of consumers with the labeling of its Simple Truth store brand chicken products.
- Another reason to insist on following rules: Fired scofflaws can't get unemployment. // HR Specialist: Ohio Employment Law;Sep2010, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p3
The article discusses a court case wherein Tammy Risinger, who was fired for use of fraudulent coupon redemption, sued the company for unemployment but the court agreed her coupon usage was fraudulent since he had not made a past purchase.
- KROGER SETTLES TAX-FRAUD PROBE. // SN: Supermarket News;12/7/2009, Vol. 57 Issue 49, p6
The article reports that Kroger Co. has resolved its tax fraud investigation in the U.S. through settlement to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) after it was revealed by the federal authorities that it had taken millions in deductions through a false tax shelter.
- Teamsters 631 votes down ready mix pact. Illia, Tony // Las Vegas Business Press;05/15/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 19, p1
Reports that the Teamsters Union Local 631 voted against renewing a five-year labor agreement to drive cement trucks for two of the largest ready mix companies in Las Vegas, Nevada. Impact on CSR and Nevada Ready Mix, the only two ready mix cement suppliers in Southern Nevada with labor...
- Ready mix companies prepare to lock out union. Illia, Tony // Las Vegas Business Press;05/29/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 21, p1
Reports that Teamsters Local 631 rejected a contract extension proposed by Las Vegas, Nevada-based ready mix suppliers CSR and Nevada Ready Mix. Hourly rate deductions proposed; Placement of Local 631 into emergency trusteeship by International Brotherhood of Teamsters general president James...
- Kroger sued over manager's treatment of disabled worker. // HR Specialist: Ohio Employment Law;Nov2012, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p5
The article reports on the lawsuit filed against grocery chain Kroger Co. on allegations of disability discrimination resulting from the misconduct of its bakery manager who demoted an employee with attention-deficit disorder and partially deaf.