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Contractor Has Fraud Claim for Research Contract (access required)

In this dispute over a company’s contract with a university research fund, defendant contractor has stated a counterclaim for fraud with allegations that plaintiff university misrepresented whether its process for converting vegetable oils into biodiesel was ready for commercialization; the ...

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Nuclear energy company sought royalties owed under agreement – $16,075,000 Verdict (access required)

Areva alleged that the Babcock & Wilcox Companies owed it money pursuant to a 2004 sub-license of a nuclear technology agreement. Under that agreement, B & W was supposed to pay Areva a 4 percent royalty on contracts it obtained ...

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Default Judgment Not Barred by Statute of Frauds (access required)

A Norfolk U.S. District Court enters default judgment for plaintiff diving company in its suit on a maritime contract alleging defendant demolition company failed to pay for plaintiff’s diving services in a salvage operation for the barge Becky Thatcher; the ...

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Fluvanna County drops suit against financial advisor – Voluntary Dismissal (access required)

The Fluvanna County Board of Supervisors accepted a demand for voluntary dismissal with prejudice of the county’s three-year lawsuit against Davenport & Company LLC concerning the financing for a new Fluvanna County High School in 2008. According to a statement ...

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