HUD Loses Bid To Toss Law Firm's $25M Contract Suit

Law360, New York (January 19, 2012, 7:49 PM EST) -- A U.S. Court of Federal Claims judge on Wednesday denied a request by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to toss a $25 million contract suit brought by a Cleveland law firm, finding that the firm had not violated its contract to sell foreclosed properties in Ohio.

Chapman Law Firm sued HUD in December 2009, seeking more than $25 million in damages for its claims that the government improperly failed to renew its contract to fix up and sell more than 1,000 HUD properties...
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