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Sovereign immunity

Adkisson v. Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc.

The Sixth Circuit reversed and remanded a lower court decision dismissing individuals' lawsuit against a government contractor on jurisdictional grounds, holding that the company was not necessarily immune from suit. The case arose out...

Gould Elecs., Inc. v. United States

The court holds that it lacks subject matter jurisdiction over a former battery manufacturer's Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) claim against the United States to recover $4.5 million the manufacturer paid to settle tort claims for...