Judge Won't Rule Yet On AMR's Bid To Dismiss Class Suit

Law360, New York (November 29, 2012, 8:04 PM EST) -- A New York bankruptcy judge declined to rule Thursday on American Airlines Inc. parent AMR Corp.'s bid to dismiss a putative class action alleging the airline breached a contract by gutting frequent flier rewards for miles earned before 1989.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Sean H. Lane heard arguments from both sides on AMR's motion to dismiss, with the debtor arguing that a settlement in a previous case in Illinois — American Airlines v. Wolens, under which American won a broad reservation of rights as to its AAdvantage...
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