DOE Tries To Nix TI's $2M Nuclear Waste Suit Again

Law360, Washington (June 24, 2011, 3:12 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Energy asked a federal judge Friday to reconsider his decision not to dismiss Texas Instruments Inc.'s $2 million suit claiming the department is contractually obligated to pay for tort and environmental suits related to radioactive waste.

On June 13, Judge John P. Wiese of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims denied the DOE's bid to dismiss the suit, ruling that TI's complaint adequately alleged that the federal government had agreed to indemnify TI predecessor Metals & Controls Corp. through contracts to create...
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