Hubsch v. United StatesAnnotate this Case
338 U.S. 440 (1949)
U.S. Supreme Court
Hubsch v. United States, 338 U.S. 440 (1949)
Hubsch v. United States
Decided December 19, 1949
338 U.S. 440
The authority and responsibility for passing upon a proposed compromise of 3 claim arising under the Federal Tort Claims Act, after commencement of an action thereon, are imposed by 28 U.S.C. § 2677 on the District Court, and such a proposed compromise, submitted here after grant of certiorari to review a judgment of the Court of Appeals affirming judgments of the District Court on such claims, is referred to the District Court for consideration and disposition.