WASHINGTON - A federal appeals court here has partially overturned a $909 million judgment against the government in a long-running battle over regulatory goodwill, returning the case to federal claims court for a recalculation of damages.

Many observers view the lawsuit, Glendale Federal Bank v. United States, as a test case for more than 100 similar actions pending in a lower courts.

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