Philly Mayoral Hopeful Sues Steak House Over Meal Discounts

Law360, Philadelphia (April 26, 2013, 2:43 PM EDT) -- The same day he announced he was running for Philadelphia's mayoral office in 2015, former candidate Tom Knox sued a high-profile Philadelphia restaurant and its chef in state court Thursday, contending he was denied a contractually guaranteed 50 percent discount on all meal purchases.

Knox, who last ran for the office in 2007, and his wife are investors in the Center City steak house Table 31. In the complaint filed in Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, they seek to dissolve a partnership in which they have...
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