Kuwaiti Co. Sues KBR To Secure $12.6M Arbitration Win

Law360, Chicago (June 21, 2013, 5:36 PM EDT) -- A Kuwaiti food services company sued a KBR Inc. affiliate Thursday to enforce a $12.6 million arbitration award it won against the military contractor in a dispute over an Iraq War subcontract.

Plaintiff Gulf Catering Co. For General Trade and Contracting WLL subcontracted with Houston-based KBR in 2004 to provide food in dining halls for U.S. troops in Mosul, Iraq. But KBR allegedly withheld millions of dollars from the subcontractor after the U.S. government performed an audit and shorted KBR on the underlying contract, according to...
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