McDonald's Parent Company Distances Itself From Lawsuit The Associated Press June 18, 2013 | 0 Comments share share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) - As a lawsuit against a local McDonald's franchisee gains national attention, the parent company is distancing itself from the controversy. VIEW COMMENTS ( 0 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article #1202606954280 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.