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Food Producer Files $20m Lawsuit Against Oracle
California based Tri Valley Growers (TVG) filed a $20 million lawsuit against Oracle, for Oracle's failure to fulfill its contract to modernize TVG's production

sap against oracle  company is currently implementing SAP, which Shaw says should be finished in May. Shaw continued: We trusted Oracle was selling a commercial product that worked. As we found out, not only did the product not work for us, but also a working ERP package did not even exist at the time it sold the product to us. I am completely baffled that Oracle thinks it can get away with this. According to TVG, Oracle had indicated that it had sold similar software to other packaged goods companies and would license,

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