Birdsall Cuts $3.6M Deal With NJ On Ch. 11, Forfeiture

Law360, Chicago (April 15, 2013, 7:44 PM EDT) -- Birdsall Services Group Inc., the engineering firm recently indicted for an alleged pay-to-play scheme, agreed to a $3.6 million settlement Monday that ends New Jersey’s opposition to the company’s bankruptcy and resolves the state's lawsuit aiming to seize Birdsall's assets.

The settlement does not, however, have any bearing on the criminal charges against Birdsall and seven current and former executives, according to a statement from the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office.

Under the deal, Birdsall will pay $2.5 million to settle the state’s civil forfeiture action...
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