DHL Escapes $25M Contract Judgment In 10th Circ.

Law360, Los Angeles (June 4, 2013, 6:30 PM EDT) -- The Tenth Circuit on Tuesday reversed $25 million in damages against DHL Express USA Inc., ruling that damages stemming from DHL's discontinuance of domestic shipping services in 2009 should be limited to a 180-day notice period provided in DHL's agreements with a reseller.

Utah-based reseller Unishippers Global Logistics LLC filed suit in 2008, saying DHL breached their agreements by restructuring and failing to provide proper notice. A district court granted partial summary judgment to Unishippers on its notice claim and, after trial, the jury returned a...
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