Squabble over New Orleans eatery goes to court - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports

Squabble over New Orleans eatery goes to court

Updated:
(AP Photo) (AP Photo)

 

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Brennan's restaurant in New Orleans is famous for inventing the Bananas Foster dessert, but the eatery is also known for a long-running ownership dispute.

The bitter squabble heads to court Monday, when a federal judge is scheduled to hear testimony in a lawsuit that two Brennan family members filed against a competing faction of relatives.

Ted Brennan and a daughter are seeking a court order barring three other relatives - Owen "Pip" Brennan and his two sons - from interfering in the restaurant's business.

They claim Pip didn't have the authority to call an April 26 shareholder meeting to vote on removing them as Brennan's directors.

Pip Brennan claims Ted, his brother, was disqualified from voting because creditors seized his shares.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

 

Powered by WorldNow

Fox 8 WVUE-TV
Louisiana Media Company, LLC.
1025 S. Jefferson Davis Parkway
New Orleans, LA 70125

General Number: (504) 486-6161
News Tips: (504) 483-1503
News Room Fax: (504) 483-1543

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WVUE. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.