By Tom Henderson • Staff Writer • 

Legal battle breaks out for control of A-dec

Only online subscribers may access this article.

One-day subscriptions available for just $2. Click here for one-day access.

For all other subscription offers, click here.

Already a subscriber, please .



The company wasn't founded in 1996 but rather in 1966.

Jeb Bladine

Good catch of the founding date typo. Actually, according to A-dec website and other sources, the company was founded in 1964 -- now corrected in the story.


Every rich, successful parents worst nightmare.


Having worked at A-DEC and knowing them, there is no way that I would believe that Ken and Joan would intend for anyone, but Lonnie and Ken Austin III to have control of their company when they passed on.

Web Design and Web Development by Buildable