Mark Wahlberg’s Wahlburgers Tangled Up in Another Lawsuit

February 23, 2017

Two business partners say they were unfairly squeezed out

Celebrity-fueled burger chain Wahlburgers is tangled up in another lawsuit, and this time it’s coming from inside the house. The brothers Wahlberg — Mark, Donnie, and the decidedly less famous Paul — are being sued by their business partners, who claim they were unfairly shut out of the chain’s big-time expansion plans, according to the Boston Globe.

The suit, filed earlier this week by Billy Leonard and Edward St. Croix in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, alleges that the Wahlberg brothers “stole the most valuable franchise opportunities for themselves” after Leonard and St.