Dominican Republic Must Pay $50M In Project Contract Row

Law360, Miami (June 11, 2013, 7:49 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Monday ordered the government of the Dominican Republic to pay $50.1 million to two Miami-based companies that claimed it breached their contract and failed to pay for work on an irrigation project in the Caribbean nation.

U.S. District Judge Cecilia M. Altonaga awarded more than $21.5 million to Architectural Ingenieria Siglo XXI LLC and more than $28.6 million to Sun Land & RGITC LLC, which claimed they had been dutifully performing their work for a Dominican agency when it abruptly terminated...
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