Air Force Ordered To Pay Phone Contractor's Atty Fees

Law360, New York (June 20, 2012, 7:11 PM ET) -- A telephone contractor won roughly $700,000 in attorneys' fees related to a U.S. Air Force contract dispute Monday, after a federal judge rejected the government's argument that the contractors' contingency arrangement with its attorneys prevented such an award against the U.S.

Montvale, N.J.-based SUFI Network Services Inc. contracted with the Air Force in 1996, agreeing to provide cabling, wiring, equipment, and other materials and services to supply telephones at military bases in Germany, the complaint said. SUFI accused the Air Force of breaching the contract, eventually...
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