Koch family http://wfpl.org en Appeals Court Issues Ruling in Holiday World Dispute http://wfpl.org/post/appeals-court-issues-ruling-holiday-world-dispute <p>An appeals court says the widow of a southern Indiana theme park president isn&#39;t required to sell shares in the facility to her late husband&#39;s brother.</p><p>The ruling issued today upholds a county judge&#39;s finding that Lori Koch is the majority shareholder of the holding company that operates Holiday World &amp; Splashin&#39; Safari in Santa Claus, Ind.</p><p>She took control of the shares upon the sudden death of her husband, park president Will Koch, in June of 2010.</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 19:40:11 +0000 Associated Press 7088 at http://wfpl.org Appeals Court Issues Ruling in Holiday World Dispute Koch Family Members In Legal Battle Over Control of Holiday World http://wfpl.org/post/koch-family-members-legal-battle-over-control-holiday-world <p>A judge has placed control of Indiana’s Holiday World theme park in the hands of the widow of the park's late president.</p><p>A Vanderburgh County circuit judge has ruled that Lori Koch is majority owner of the holding company that operates Holiday World &amp; Splashin' Safari. She's the widow of former park president Will Koch, who died in June 2010.</p><p>Dan Koch had served as Holiday World's president following his brother's death, but Lori Koch fired him after the judge's ruling.</p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 19:25:12 +0000 Rick Howlett & Associated Press 3381 at http://wfpl.org Koch Family Members In Legal Battle Over Control of Holiday World