Vectren Says Calif. City Owes It $6.1M For Contract Breach

Law360, San Francisco (December 20, 2013, 6:43 PM ET) -- Vectren Communications Services Inc. urged a California federal judge Friday to find the city of Alameda owes $6.1 million in damages for failing to fully pay it for building a telecommunications system and for breaching their contract by later selling the system out from under it.

Vectren's attorneys argued Friday that Alameda owes the company a number of unpaid installment payments and pre-judgment interest following the Ninth Circuit's reversal and remand of a jury's 2010 decision finding Alameda had breached the pair's contract and awarding Vectren...
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Case Information

Case Title

Vectren Communications Services, Inc. v. City of Alameda

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Susan Illston

Date Filed

June 30, 2008

Case Title

Vectren Communications Service v. City of Alameda

Case Number



Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3190 Other Contract Actions

Date Filed

April 21, 2011

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