Old Country Buffet bankruptcy cites lawsuit at Country Buffet in Cheyenne

Buffets, LLC, comprised of Ryan's®, Fire Mountain®, Country Buffet®, Old Country Buffet®, Tahoe Joe's Famous Steakhouse® and Hometown Buffet®, announced yesterday that it is set to file Chapter 11 bankruptcy so that it can restructure its debts and liabilities, strengthen its operations by closing certain weaker restaurants and recapitalize its business. Among other matters is a Nebraska couples' $11.37 million default judgment against Buffets, LLC, stemming from dining at the Old Country Buffet in Cheyenne, WY and contracting the salmonella virus. *(photo credit: By Daniel Mietchen [public domain], WikiMedia Commons] * #bootrapped #news