Local hot dog shop sues NYC business

June 25, 2009 6:06:25 AM PDT
A legal fight is brewing between Chicago's Superdawg and New York City's upstart Superdog.The Chicago shop wants the New York business to drop it's name

The Northwest Side restaurant is known for the 12-foot hot dog statues on its rooftop.

Owners accuse the New York eatery of trademark infringement and unfair and deceptive business practices.

Chicago's Superdawg says that while it does not have a store in New York, it does have a national reputation.