No Extra Severance For Ex-Mueller Group GC: 1st Circ.

Law360, New York (January 21, 2010, 3:36 PM EST) -- Mueller Group LLC did not breach an employment contract with its former general counsel when it did not factor a $1 million bonus he received for his work on the 2006 sale of the Illinois-based industrial firm into the calculation of his severance, a federal appeals court has ruled, affirming a lower court.

Wednesday's ruling in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit affirmed an August 2008 grant of summary in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts against attorney George P....
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