CORRECTED: Magnesium Co. Says CVM Minerals Breached $121M Deal

Law360, New York (March 08, 2012, 3:59 PM ET) -- New Jersey metals distributor Magnesium.com Inc. slapped a Malaysian magnesium producer with a breach of contract suit Thursday, claiming CVM Minerals Ltd. tricked Mg.com into signing an unfavorable $120.8 million sourcing agreement so CVM could leverage financing for a new plant.

CVM promised the New Jersey company an equity stake in a new, $34-million Malaysian magnesium production facility to get Mg.com to sign an offtake deal to purchase and distribute the magnesium, then manufactured a series of delays and excuses so that Mg.com never received the...
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Case Information

Case Title

MAGNESIUM.COM, INC. v. CVM MINERALS LIMITED et al

Case Number

2:12-cv-01299

Court

New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

Claire C. Cecchi

Date Filed

March 2, 2012

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