Class Action Accuses Restaurant Chains Of Hiding Fat

Law360, New York (June 10, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The operator of Chili's Grill & Bar, Romano's Macaroni Grill and On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina is facing a class action for allegedly misrepresenting the fat content of the restaurants' health-conscious food items.

Washington state resident Ann Paskett filed the purported class action on Thursday in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, claiming that independent laboratory results found the fat content for healthy alternatives offered at Brinker International Inc. restaurants contained double or even triple the amount of fat advertised on...
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