Boeing, US To Pay $3.3M To Settle Fresno Airport Suit

Law360, New York (September 28, 2010, 2:41 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has approved a settlement that allows Boeing Co. and the U.S. government to pay a total of $3.3 million to put an end to a four-year lawsuit by Fresno, Calif., that sought costs associated with the cleanup of a massive plume at the city’s airport.

Judge Oliver W. Wanger of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California approved the settlement Monday, which requires Boeing and the U.S. to pay out past costs that were shouldered by Fresno as well as...
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