Star Tribune Gets Go-Ahead To Modify Union Pacts

Law360, New York (May 12, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The judge overseeing Star Tribune Holdings' Chapter 11 case has given the newspaper company the green light to amend two collective bargaining agreements, a critical step in its path toward exiting bankruptcy.

Judge Robert Drain of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York signed off Monday on two separate letters of agreement, allowing Star Tribune to modify its collective bargaining agreement with the Minnesota Newspaper Guild/Typographical Union and the Graphic Communications Conference of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.

The judge found that...
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