McDonalds Fights To Keep Serving Happy Meals With Toys, Side Of Obesity

Yesterday McDonalds filed court papers saying a lawsuit to prevent the company from continuing to include toys in Happy Meals should be dismissed because parents can choose not to buy their fatty wares. Plaintiff Monet Parham says the company unfairly uses toys to market unhealthy food to kids, thus promoting… » 4/19/11 11:10pm 4/19/11 11:10pm

McDonald's Must Pay $17K For "Making" Employee Fat

A Brazilian court has ordered McDonald's to pay a former manager who gained 65 pounds in 12 years $17,500. The man says he felt obligated to test the food for quality and use the company's free employee meal program. » 11/01/10 3:17pm 11/01/10 3:17pm