Ammo Co. Asks Justices To Reload Army Nondisclosure Row

Law360, Washington (March 17, 2017, 7:34 PM EDT) -- A Federal Circuit panel turned its back on more than a quarter-century of precedent when shooting down Liberty Ammunition Inc.’s contract breach claim against the U.S. Army over lead-free bullet technology, the company has told the U.S. Supreme Court.

In a March 1 certiorari petition recently made public, Liberty said a 2-1 Federal Circuit panel wrongly freed the Army from breach-of-contract liability over a non-disclosure agreement covering the technology after finding that the military employee who signed the NDA lacked the authority to legally “bind” the...
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.