SAO PAULO Feb 24 Brazil's state-run oil company
Petróleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras, said on Friday
its board has approved settlements with investors in four more
lawsuits in a U.S. federal court in New York.
In a securities filing, Petrobras said the new settlements
would raise total provisions for the lawsuits to $372 million in
the fourth quarter, $8 million above the quarter ended in
September. The company is settling with New York City Employees
Retirement System, Transamerica Income Shares, Internationale
Kapitalanlagegesellschaft mbH and Lord Abbett Investment Trust.
(Reporting by Marcelo Teixeira; Editing by Jonathan Oatis)