HOUSTON — A Houston food distributor is suing a sports grill, alleging it was not paid on a promissory note for more than $400,000.
Jakes Inc., doing business as Jake's Finer Foods, filed a complaint March 15 in Harris County District Court against Samuel Vela, Robert Wayne Giese and Sammy's Sports Grill, alleging indebtedness and breach of a promissory note.
The suit says Jake's Finer Foods was delivered a promissory note by the defendant in 2017. The defendant, the lawsuit alleges, has been negligent in paying off the balance due on the note and owes $409,246.67 with an interest rate of 9 percent per year.
Jake's Finer Foods seeks monetary relief bewteen $200,000 and $1 million, attorney fees, court costs and all other just relief. It is represented by attorney Bruce K. Watkins of Watkins & Watkins in Houston.
Harris County District Court case number 2019-18345