Air Force Tells Fed. Circ. Telecom Co. Inflated Lost Profits

Law360, Washington (February 4, 2014, 6:58 PM EST) -- The U.S. Air Force urged a Federal Circuit panel on Tuesday to overturn Sufi Network Services Inc.'s $114 million damages award stemming from a breached telecommunications contract, alleging the vast majority of the award was improper and unsupported by evidence.

According to the federal government, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims inappropriately inflated Sufi's breach of contract damages award by shifting the burden of proof onto the Air Force and used its own factual findings rather than relying on the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals'...
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