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Case Style: Parish Oil Co., Inc. et al v. Dillon Company, Inc.
Case Number: 1:05-cv-00081-REB-PAC
Judge: Robert E. Blackburn
Court: United States District Court for the District of Colorado, Denver County
Alphonse Alfano of Bassman, Mitchell & Alfano, Chartered, Washington, D.C.
Plaintiffs claimed that the King Soopers and City Market grocery chains violated Colorado's Unfair Practices Act by selling gas below cost. Plaintifs claimed that Defendants' "Buy Groceries/Get Gas" promotion, consumers using their grocery customer cards could qualify for a discount of 3 cents a gallon. They could get a 7-cent discount if they bought $100 in groceries over 30 days.
Outcome: Plaintiffs' verdict awarding $200,000 in damages.
Plaintiff's Experts: Unknown
Defendant's Experts: Unknown