Fed. Circ. Axes Boston Edison's $40M Win Over Nuke Fuel

Law360, Chicago (September 28, 2011, 5:37 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Wednesday nixed Boston Edison's $40 million award and said a $4 million judgment for Entergy Nuclear Generation Co. may need adjusting in the companies' contract suit targeting the federal government over its failure to dispose of spent nuclear fuel.

The three-judge appeals panel found that the government's partial, and not total, breach of contract on the fuel disposal agreement means Boston Edison is not entitled to a single recovery including damages it has not yet incurred from the government's continuing failure to...
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