Objectors Lose Bid To Delay Pella Defect Settlement Notice

Law360, Chicago (December 6, 2012, 4:52 PM EST) -- An Illinois federal judge refused Thursday to prevent notice of Pella Corp.'s settlement of defect allegations concerning millions of its windows from being sent out to class members, saying objectors' complaints about the deal can be heard at a final approval hearing.

U.S. District Judge James Zagel denied motions by four named class representatives to stay the issuance of the notice and to certify various issues for appeal. Those objectors have argued that the notice fails to mention important information, including that only one of the...
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