Judge Trims Citgo Award In Ruptured Pipeline Suit

Law360, New York (October 7, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A Texas appeals court has upheld most of an almost $1.5 million jury verdict for Citgo Products Pipeline Co., but cut attorneys' fees and just over $280,000 in damages in a case over a gasoline pipeline ruptured by several companies digging to lay underground fiber-optic cable.

Justice Bob Pemberton of the Texas Court of Appeals, Third District, on Friday denied most of the claims that appellants Bechtel Corp., MasTec North America Inc. and C&S Network Construction put forth for reversing the jury's verdict and award to...
To view the full article, register now.

Law360 UK

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Legal News & Analysis

Financial Services Law360 UK and Insurance Law360 UK provide breaking news and in-depth analysis on U.K. and European Union regulation, enforcement, legislation, and litigation involving banks, investment firms, insurers, and more.