National Grid Settles VA Contract Payment Dispute

Law360, New York (October 17, 2011, 4:38 PM EDT) -- A National Grid USA subsidiary agreed to drop breach of contract claims against the U.S. government on Friday in a suit alleging the Department of Veterans Affairs shorted it more than $305,000 on contracts to supply gas to VA facilities in Massachusetts.

In a stipulation filed in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Boston Gas Co. agreed to have the suit dismissed with prejudice, settling with the U.S. government for an unspecified amount.

Boston Gas and U.S. attorneys had been in settlement negotiations since at least...
To view the full article, register now.