DC Circ. Affirms Limits On Prejudgment Interest Motions

Law360, New York (December 1, 2009, 7:19 PM EST) -- A federal appeals court has upheld the time limit on motions for mandatory prejudgment interest, ruling against a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission attorney who successfully sued the commission for age discrimination and then demanded interest more than two years later.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled Tuesday that FERC attorney John Winslow is not entitled to prejudgment interest, upholding a decision by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

Osterneck v. Ernst & Whinney clearly applied to Winslow's...
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