Hall and Swift Prevail in Federal Circuit for Sikorsky Against DOJ

December 2014

Bartlit Beck partners Jeff Hall and Kate Swift have prevailed for Sikorsky in the Department of Justice’s appeal of Sikorsky’s 2013 trial victory in a government contract dispute.  At trial, the government sought $80 million plus interest, claiming that Sikorsky had violated cost accounting standards and overcharged for aircraft and parts during 1999-2005.  The trial court rejected the government’s claim in its entirety and entered judgment for Sikorsky.  On December 10, 2014, the Federal Circuit issued a published decision affirming the judgment for Sikorsky on the merits.

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