Al-Khaldiya Electronics and Electrical Equipment Co. v. The Boeing Co., No. 08-2686
In a breach of contract action related to the sale of military aircraft to Kuwait, district court grant of summary judgment for defendant is affirmed where: 1) the court did not err in holding the parties' contract barred plaintiff's claim for a commission on the sale of certain Apache helicopters; 2) plaintiff's claims concerning commissions for the sale of A-4 fighters was time barred; 3) defendant did not breach the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing by not renewing the parties' earlier agreement as it allowed for non-renewal; and 4) claims for quantum meruit and unjust enrichment are precluded by the unambiguous express terms of the parties' agreements.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.
Submitted: March 10, 2009
Filed: July 7, 2009
Before GRUENDER, ARNOLD, and BENTON, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by BENTON, Circuit Judge.