Boeing Contract Claims Over Superfund Site Nixed

Law360, New York (February 8, 2010, 4:32 PM EST) -- A federal judge has dismissed contract claims brought by Boeing Co. subsidiary Aviall Services Inc. against Cooper Industries Inc., in a 13-year legal battle over polluted Texas land once owned by Cooper that Aviall says it has spent nearly $15 million cleaning.

Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas dismissed on Friday Aviall's claims against Cooper for breach of contract, breach of express warranty and contractual indemnification.

According to the suit, Aviall bought four pieces of land in...
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