Havoco Loses Bid To Revive ICG Coal Contract Fight

Law360, New York (August 10, 2011, 6:45 PM EDT) -- Havoco of America Ltd. lost its bid Wednesday to revive its suit against International Coal Group Co. and other coal companies when an Illinois state appeals court found its breach of contract claim was barred by a 2004 bankruptcy court order.

The appeals court also affirmed the Cook County Circuit Court's findings that Havoco lacked the capacity to sue because it was a dissolved company and that it lacked a contractual relationship with ICG.

Havoco was challenging the lower court's order granting ICG's motion to dismiss...
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