US Wins Dismissal Of KBR Suit Over Toxic Exposure Defense

Law360, Los Angeles (March 10, 2014, 6:33 PM EDT) -- A U.S. Court of Federal Claims judge on Friday dismissed KBR Inc.'s suit seeking indemnification for its defense against suits brought by military personnel injured by toxic chemical agents while guarding an Iraqi facility, finding the court lacked jurisdiction because KBR didn't submit a valid certified claim.

Judge Lynn J. Bush granted the federal government's motion to dismiss KBR's breach of contract suit without prejudice, finding the Court of Federal Claims lacks jurisdiction over the suit because KBR failed to submit a valid claim to the...
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