Packaged Ice Defendants Seek To Delay Settlement

Law360, New York (December 1, 2009, 2:26 PM EST) -- Reddy Ice Holdings Inc. and Arctic Glacier International Inc. are seeking to delay the approval of a $13.5 million settlement between co-defendant Home City Ice Co. and a group of direct purchaser plaintiffs, saying it's not clear the plaintiffs meet class requirements.

In a joint motion for stay filed Monday, Reddy Ice and Arctic Glacier asked the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan to hold off ruling on the plaintiffs' motion for preliminary settlement approval until further briefing is completed.

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