United Pilots Sue Union Over Pensions

Law360, New York (February 26, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A group of United Air Lines pilots have filed a class action against their union, accusing it of unfairly allocating their compensation funds and discriminating against older employees.

The Air Line Pilots Association International mishandled its duty to distribute the $550 million Pilots Program that the once-bankrupt United Air Lines Inc. provided after its pension plan was cut, the pilots allege in the complaint, filed Thursday in the District Court for the District of Columbia.

Pilots Raymond Garavito, Rafael Rodriguez and Elli Mizrahi filed on behalf...
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