St. Vincent's, Siemens Settle Contract Claim For $1.2M

Law360, New York (July 5, 2011, 4:43 PM EDT) -- A New York bankruptcy judge on Friday approved a settlement between Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers and a Siemens AG subsidiary, allowing the bankrupt hospital to pay $1.2 million in accordance with a contract for computer software and services.

In 2010, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc. tried to force St. Vincent's to pay it for software and services it called vital to the hospital's operations. St. Vincent’s, which returned to bankruptcy in April 2010 after a 2007 reorganization left it saddled with $270 million in debt, agreed...
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