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  • Known Berman Non-Profit Supporters

    Phillip Morris1

    R.J. Reynolds2

    Alliance Gaming Corporation3

    Anheuser-Busch Companies4

    The Bruss Company5

    Cargill Process Meat Products6

    Harrahs Entertainment7

    International Gaming Corporation8

    Overhill Farms9

    Standard Meat Company10

    Brinker International11

    Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc.12

    Chi-Chis13

    Darden Restaurants14

    1 Tobacco lawsuit documents, collected here: http://www.consumerdeception.com/append4.html; Ian T. Shearn, Investigative Report: CCFs Richard Berman, The Humane Society of the United States, May 11, 2010. 2 Memo from Rob Meyne to Tommy Payne and Maura Payne, February 24, 1999, available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/nin60d00/pdf. 3 Guest Choice Network, Supporters, available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/vtp27d00/pdf. 4 Id. 5 Id. 6 Guest Choice Network, Supporters, available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/vtp27d00/pdf; Paul Barton, Poultry Firms Side with Lobbyist in PR Battle with Animal-Welfare Group, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, September 23, 2003 7 Guest Choice Network, Supporters, available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/vtp27d00/pdf; The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/ABIDuesSchedule.pdf. 8 Guest Choice Network, Supporters, available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/vtp27d00/pdf 9 Id. 10 Guest Choice Network, Supporters, available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/vtp27d00/pdf; Mark Drajem and Brian Wingfield, Union Busting by Profiting From Non-Profit May Breach IRS, Bloomberg, November 2, 2012; Investigative Report: CCFs Richard Berman, The Humane Society of the United States, May 2010. 11 Guest Choice Network Members (as of February 20, 1996), available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/egl06c00/pdf; http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 12 Id. 13 Id.

  • Dennys 15

    El Torito16

    Fridays Hospitality Worldwide17

    Host Marriot Corporation18

    Johnny Rockets Group, Inc.19

    Marie Callenders20

    Shoneys21

    Sizzler U.S.A.22

    Ale House23

    Bonanza Restaurants24

    Hooters of America, Inc.25

    Longhorn Steaks, Inc.26

    Lubys Cafeterias, Inc.27

    Macheezmo Mouse28

    Mortons Restaurant Group, Inc.29

    National Milk Producers Federation30 14 Id; The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/ABIDuesSchedule.pdf.. 15 Guest Choice Network Members (as of February 20, 1996), available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/egl06c00/pdf. 16 Id. 17 Id. 18 Id. 19 Guest Choice Network Members (as of February 20, 1996), available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/egl06c00/pdf. 20 Id. 21 Id. 22 Id. 23 Guest Choice Network Members (as of January 2, 1997), available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/fup27d00/pdf. 24 Id. 25 Id: The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/ABIDuesSchedule.pdf. 26 Guest Choice Network Members (as of January 2, 1997), available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/fup27d00/pdf. 27 Id. 28 Id. 29 Id.

  • National Smokers Alliance31

    Outback Steakhouse, Inc.32

    Perkins Family Restaurants, L.P.33

    Ponderosa Steakhouse34

    Ruths Chris Steakhouse35

    S & A Restaurant Corporation36

    Sfuzzi, Inc.37

    The Ground Round38

    UNO Restaurant Corporation39

    VICORP Restaurants, Inc.40

    Hormel41

    Coca-Cola42

    Tysons43

    Pilgrims Pride44

    IHOP45 30 Id. 31 Guest Choice Network Members (as of January 2, 1997), available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/fup27d00/pdf. 32 Id; The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/ABIDuesSchedule.pdf. 33 Guest Choice Network Members (as of January 2, 1997), available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/fup27d00/pdf. 34 Id. 35 Id; The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/ABIDuesSchedule.pdf. 36 Id. 37 Guest Choice Network Members (as of January 2, 1997), available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/fup27d00/pdf. 38 Id. 39 Guest Choice Network Members (as of January 2, 1997), available at http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/fup27d00/pdf. 40 Id. 41 Drajem and Wingfield, Bloomberg, Nov. 2, 2012; Investigative Report: CCFs Richard Berman, The Humane Society of the United States, May 2010. 42 Melanie Warner, Striking Back at the Food Police, New York Times, June 12, 2005; The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 43 Paul Barton, Poultry Firms Side with Lobbyist in PR Battle with Animal-Welfare Group, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, September 23, 2003. 44 Id.

  • Olive Garden46

    American Express47

    Bowling Proprietors Association of America48

    Sheldon Adelson49

    Anton Airfood50

    Applebees International51

    Biaggis Ristorante Italiano52

    BRAVO! Restaurants53

    Buca di Beppo54

    Cameron Mitchell Restaurants55

    Damons International56

    Dave & Busters57

    HMSHost Corporation58

    Houlihans Restaurants59

    Houstons Restaurants60

    Lifestyle Ventures61

    45 Robert Rosenblatt, News Analysis: Firms Uniting for Attack on Compulsory Coverage, Los Angeles Times, November 16, 1992. 46 Id. 47 Id. 48 http://www.bpaa.com/NewsArchives/newsRelease.asp?ID=111; http://www.bpaamax.com/Scripts/4Disapi.dll/4DCGI/logon/BPAA_Members_Only/pdf/berman/contCard_negDrive07.pdf. 49 Peter Stone, Business Nervously Eyes The Senate, National Journal, July 26, 2008. 50 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 51 Id. 52 Id. 53 Id. 54 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 55 Id. 56 Id. 57 Id. 58 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 59 Id. 60 Id.

  • Logans Roadhouse62

    Max & Ermas Restaurants63

    OCharleys64

    P.F. Changs China Bistro65

    Palm Management Corporation66

    RARE Hospitality International67

    Rock Bottom Restaurants68

    The Bistro Group69

    The Cheesecake Factory70

    Barton Beers71

    Barton Brands72

    Beer Institute73

    Beringer Blass Wine Estates74

    Boston Beer Company75

    Bronco Wine Company76

    Canandaigua Winery77

    Distilled Spirits Council of the United States78

    61 Id. 62 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 63 Id. 64 Id. 65 Id. 66 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 67 Id. 68 Id. 69 Id. 70 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 71 Id. 72 Id. 73 Id. 74 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 75 Id. 76 Id. 77 Id.

  • E & J Gallo Winery79

    Fischer Beverages80

    Franciscan Estates81

    Heineken USA82

    Kendall-Jackson Wine Estates83

    Kerry Foodservice84

    Labatt USA85

    National Beer Wholesalers Association86

    Nolet Spirits U.S.A.87

    Pacific Wine Partners88

    Palm Bay Imports89

    Paradise Beverages90

    Remy Amerique91

    The Robert Mondavi Corporation92

    Scottish & Newcastle Importers93

    SKYY Spirits94

    Southcorp Wines, North America95

    78 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 79 Id. 80 Id. 81 Id. 82 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 83 Id. 84 Id. 85 Id. 86 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 87 Id. 88 Id. 89 Id. 90 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 91 Id. 92 Id. 93 Id. 94 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf.

  • Stimson Lane Vineyards96

    Todhunter International97

    Trinchero Family Estates98

    Wattle Creek Winery99

    William Grant & Sons100

    A New World Production101

    American Beverage Corp.102

    American Beverage Marketers103

    Cardinal Glassware104

    Coco Lopez105

    Crystals International106

    DiCotiisErhard107

    Dr. Pepper/Seven Up108

    Fred Tibbits & Associates109

    Fruitridge Printing & Lithography110

    Incentive Marketing111

    Island Oasis Frozen Cocktail Company112

    95 Id. 96 Id. 97 Id. 98 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 99 Id. 100 Id. 101 Id. 102 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 103 Id. 104 Id. 105 Id. 106 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 107 Id. 108 Id. 109 Id. 110 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 111 Id.

  • Magnuson Industries113

    Monin114

    Patrick Henry Creative Promotions115

    ShowTenders116

    Weiss Foodservice Visions117

    Hillstone Restaurant Group118

    Loews119

    Hard Rock Cafe120

    Mainstreet Ventures121

    Chevys122

    Teds Montana Grill123

    Gordon Biersch124

    Carinos125

    Ruby Tuesday126

    Red Lobster127

    Quaker Steak and Lube128

    112 Id. 113 Id. 114 The ABI Members, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/TheABIMembers.pdf. 115 Id. 116 Id. 117 Id. 118 American Beverage Institute, Join Us, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/2011_ABI_JoinUs_Final.pdf. 119Id.120Id.121Id.122American Beverage Institute, Join Us, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/2011_ABI_JoinUs_Final.pdf.123Id.124Id.125Id.126American Beverage Institute, Join Us, available at http://abionline.org/downloads/2011_ABI_JoinUs_Final.pdf.127Id.

  • The Capital Grille129

    Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar130

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