For a discussion of the ongoing Multi-District Litigation civil tort cases against government contractor Kellogg Brown & Root, Inc. (KBR, Inc.) and other LOGCAP contractors performing waste disposal and water treatment services for war zone military bases in Iraq and Afghanistan, see Karen S. Hindson PC government contract news update on KBR, Inc. Burn Pit Litigation, United States District Court, District of Maryland, September 8, 2010.
The door is open to potential civil liability for government contractors who provide services to the U. S. military in war zones.
For another case on contractor tort liability for actions in a war zone, see Karen S. Hindson PC August 6, 2010 blogpost.
Contact Hindson & Melton LLC, government contracts attorneys, for your contract law questions or case evaluation.