WSJ: National Beverage's Caporella faces sexual harassment lawsuits

|About: National Beverage Corp. (FIZZ)|By:, SA News Editor

Two pilots have filed lawsuits alleging sexual harassment by 82-year-old National Beverage (NASDAQ:FIZZ) Chairman, CEO and controlling shareholder Nick Caporella, WSJ reports.

The allegations by the former employees, both men, were made in lawsuits filed in the past two years in Florida; Caporella and the company have denied the allegations in court documents.

One lawsuit, filed in December 2016, was settled in January 2018, according to court records, and terms were not disclosed; the other lawsuit, which was partly dismissed by a federal court citing jurisdiction, was refiled in December 2017 and and is pending.

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