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Jack In The Box loses first round of wrongful termination lawsuit

|About: Jack in the Box Inc. (JACK)|By:, SA News Editor

Jack In The Box (NASDAQ:JACK) discloses an unfavorable jury verdict was delivered against it in a wrongful termination lawsuit filed by a former employee.

The jury's verdict against the restaurant company included $5.4M in compensatory damages and $10.0M in punitive damages.

Jack In The Box intends to appeal in the event its post-trial motions are unsuccessful and a judgment is entered by the trial court.

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