Northwest Fires Back At Union

Law360, New York (March 5, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Northwest Airlines Corp. has fired back at its flight attendants union, asking the court to reject a motion by the union seeking to overturn pay and benefit cuts Northwest imposed after the bankrupt airline got the green light to void its collective bargaining agreements.

The Association of Flight Attendants’ motion for relief from the order that authorized Northwest to throw out its labor pacts is wrong on the law, and geared towards gaining leverage by disrupting the plan confirmation process, Northwest argued in court papers filed...
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