KAGRO'S KIM SUMMONED TO APPEAR IN L.A. COURT

LOS ANGELES -- David Kim, president of the National Korean American Grocers Association here has been ordered to appear in Los Angeles Superior Court today for an examination of KAGRO's financial records.-based KAGRO associations.Emerald said it contracted for rebate programs with manufacturers but was never paid by KAGRO, leading to a 1997 lawsuit in which the court ordered KAGRO to pay Emerald $199,820,

LOS ANGELES -- David Kim, president of the National Korean American Grocers Association here has been ordered to appear in Los Angeles Superior Court today for an examination of KAGRO's financial records.

-based KAGRO associations.

Emerald said it contracted for rebate programs with manufacturers but was never paid by KAGRO, leading to a 1997 lawsuit in which the court ordered KAGRO to pay Emerald $199,820, including $152,795 in principal costs plus $47,025 in interest -- amounts Emerald said have still not been paid.

Kim told SN the matters in dispute occurred during the term of a predecessor and "have nothing to do with me."