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Margaret R. Grant

Margaret R. Grant

Peggy (Appenfelder) Grant focuses on business litigation, franchise and distributorship law and healthcare law.

Peggy's special interest is franchise and distributorship law.

Reported Cases

  • Harrod v. UUNET Techs., Inc., 22 Fed. Appx. 570, 2001 U.S. App. LEXIS 26178 (6th Cir. Ky. 2001)
  • Ennes v. H&R Block Eastern Tax Services, Inc., 2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 419 (W.D. Ky. Jan. 14, 2002) 
  • KFC Corporation v. Mott, 2003 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 20716 (W.D. Ky. Nov. 17, 2003) 
  • Southern Comfort Waterbeds and Spas, Inc. v. Master Spas, Inc., 2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 24288 (W.D. Ky. Aug. 9, 2004) 
  • Pressdough of Bismarck, LLC v. A&W Restaurants, Inc. and Long John Silver's, Inc., 587 F. Supp. 2d 1079 (D.N.D. 2008)
  • Test v. ExpressBill, LLC, 2009 Ky. App. Unpub. LEXIS 872 (October 16, 2009) 
  • Long John Silver's, Inc. v. Zaidi, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 106161 (E.D. Ky. Nov. 13, 2009) 
  • Long John Silver's, Inc. v. DIWA III, Inc., et. al, 650 F. Supp. 2d 612 (E.D. Ky. 2009)
  • KFC U.S. Properties, Inc. v. Paris Packaging, Inc., 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 16843 (W.D. Ky. Feb. 25, 2010) 
  • Long John Silver's, Inc. v. Nickleson, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 122110 (W.D. Ky. Oct. 21, 2011)
  • Doctors' Assocs. v. Uninsured Employers' Fund, 2011 Ky. LEXIS 166 (Ky. Nov. 23, 2011)
  • KFC Corp. v. Kazi, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 180424 (W.D. Ky. Dec. 20, 2012)
  • Long John Silver's, Inc. v. Nickleson, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 2010 (W.D. Ky. Jan. 7, 2013)
  • Long John Silver's, Inc. v. Nickleson, 923 F. Supp. 2d 1004 (W.D. Ky. 2013)
  • Western Diamond LLC v. Barnes, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 8774 (W.D. Ky. Jan. 22, 2013)
  • Long John Silver's, Inc. v. Nickleson, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 31455 (W.D. Ky. March 6, 2013)
  • Long John Silver's, Inc. v. Nickleson, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 60574 (W.D. Ky. Apr. 26, 2013)
  • KFC Corp. v. Kazi, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 69004 (W.D. Ky. May 15, 2013)
  • KFC Corp. v. Kazi, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 72258 (W.D. Ky. May 22, 2013)

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

  • "Covenants Against Competition in Franchise Agreements," Kentucky chapter, American Bar Association 3rd ed., 2012
  • "Legal Writing," Technical Writing Class at Lindsey Wilson College, Columbia, Ky., March 2009
  • "Health Care Fraud and Abuse Issues," CLE presentation to health professionals, Louisville, Ky., July 2001
  • "Medical Record Charting & Liability," seminar presented to Alice Collis and Associates, Louisville, Ky., September 2000
  • "Law and Banking Principles," Adjunct Professo, Jefferson Community College, Louisville, Ky., Fall 2000

More Than Stites & Harbison

Ms. Grant was a Registered Dietician from 1978-1995 and worked as a consulting clinical dietician for various employers. She is a board member of Botanica, Inc. and is a prior board member for Wesley House Community Services (1998-2003) and Oldham County Arts Association (2000-2003).

Professional Accolades

Martindale-Hubbell® AV-Preeminent® Peer Review Rated

Community Involvement

  • Botanica, Inc., Board of Directors (2007-present)
  • Indian Springs Community Association, Board of Directors (2014-present)
  • Wesley House Community Services, Board of Directors, 1998-2003
  • Oldham County Arts Association, Board of Directors, 2000-2003