Court to hear airline's $800k lawsuit against major football club
MOSCOW, October 24- RAPSI, Dmitry Shchitov. A court has postponed until October 31 its hearing of a $781,300 lawsuit filed by Dagestan Airlines against the Anzhi Makhachkala football club owned by billionaire Suleyman Kerimov, the court told the Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI).
During the previous hearing the parties said they were discussing an amicable agreement. The Dagestan Commercial Court agreed to delay the case to allow the settlement to conclude.
Dagestan Airlines claims 17.6 million rubles ($561,652) in principal debt for a charter transfer contract as of March 26, 2009. The airline also seeks to recover 1.76 million rubles ($56,000) for increasing the coefficient and 6.07 million rubles ($193,700) in penalties.
RAPSI could not reach the parties for comments.