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Mnuchin Wins Almost $220,000 in Private-Jet Company Lawsuit

  • Treasury secretary sued JetCard Plus over unfair conduct
  • Attorneys say company never intended to make good on contract
Steven Mnuchin
Steven MnuchinPhotographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin won more than $200,000 in a lawsuit against a private-jet company after he claimed the company broke an agreement to reimburse him after he terminated his membership.

The judgment issued May 14 orders JetCard Plus Inc. of Miami to pay $219,692 to Steven T. Mnuchin Inc., which the Treasury chief owns. JetCard sold members prepaid hours to fly on its jets.