Raytheon Gets $7.6M In Overbilling Claims Tossed As Untimely

Law360, New York (May 31, 2013, 9:57 PM EDT) -- A contractor appeals board dismissed $7.58 million in government claims against Raytheon Co. as untimely, continuing a string of decisions that leave the government with less wiggle room than it would like on the Contract Disputes Act's six-year statute of limitations.

The government had tried to recoup $8.75 million in alleged overcharges paid to Raytheon, based on accounting changes that Raytheon made in 2004, but the Armed Services Board of Contractor Appeals dismissed three of the government's four claims as untimely, leaving just one claim for...
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