Pilot Flying J Settles Trucking Cos.' Fuel Rebate Row

Law360, New York (July 16, 2013, 5:59 PM EDT) -- Pilot Flying J — the truck stop operator run by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam — won preliminary approval from an Arkansas federal judge Tuesday for a sweeping settlement to an estimated class of 4,500 customers to resolve claims over allegedly withheld fuel rebates.

U.S. District Judge James M. Moody greenlighted the proposed settlement, which would repay the customers everything they are owed, along with 6 percent interest. Under the settlement, Pilot Flying J also has to pay the legal fees and costs for all the...
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