BURKHART GROB LUFT UND RAUMFAHRT GMBH & CO. KG v. E-SYSTEMS, INC., 99-11242
Where plaintiff cannot prove that it would have won the government contract in the absence of defendant's fraud, it has no reasonably certain basis for calculating lost profits, nor can it show unjust enrichment justifying a constructive trust.
- Decided 07/20/2001
- Published 07/20/2001
- W. EUGENE DAVIS, Circuit Judge:, Before DAVIS, WIENER and STEWART, Circuit Judges.
- United States Fifth Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Sidney Katherine Powell (argued), Deborah Pearce Reggio, Powell & Reggio, New Orleans, LA, Cary Ira Schachter, Whittenburg, Whittenburg & Schachter, Dallas, TX, for Plaintiff-Appellant-Cross-Appellee., Joe B. Harrison (argued), Cynthia C. Hollingsworth, Stacy R. Obenhaus, William G. Whitehall, Joanne P. Early, Gardere & Wynne, Dallas, TX, for Defendant-Appellee-Cross-Appellant.