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After seeing damages awarded against it in one lawsuit, a Chinese drywall maker announced last week that it settled a case brought against it by U.S. homebuilder Beazer Homes for an undisclosed dollar amount, with negotiations continuing on additional cases.

Knauf Plasterboard Tianjin (KPT)–through its legal representative, Don Hayden, a principal for Baker & McKenzie in Miami–said the settlement was reached in an attempt to put the issue behind them while assisting with Chinese drywall repair efforts.

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