Defense Co. Meggitt Strikes $25M Deal In US Export Review

Law360, New York (August 26, 2013, 5:34 PM EDT) -- A U.S. unit of British aerospace and defense engineering company Meggitt PLC has agreed to pay up to $25 million over alleged unauthorized exports of defense-related products and data, the U.S. Department of State said Friday.

Meggitt-USA Inc. reached a settlement following a State Department review of hundreds of possible violations of the Arms Export Control Act and International Traffic in Arms Regulations, the government said in a statement. Meggitt — which makes components used in the defense, aerospace and energy industries, including systems used in...
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