GRAND RAPIDS Mich. Meritage Hospitality Group Inc., operator of about 50 franchised Wendy's quick-service restaurants and five O'Charley's casual-dining units, said Friday it settled a lawsuit filed last year against franchisor O'Charley's Inc. that alleged fraud and breach of contract. Terms of the settlement were not disclosed.Meritage, based here, filed the lawsuit against Nashville, Tenn.-based O'Charley's in May 2006, alleging various violations of the Michigan Franchise ...

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