Judge Gives Nod To Chrysler, UAW Settlement

Law360, New York (April 14, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has given a green light to a settlement between Chrysler LLC and the United Auto Workers union, conferring preliminary approval on a class action settlement pact under which Chrysler would hand over retiree health care responsibilities to a trust.

U.S. District Judge Robert H. Cleland of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan signed an order Thursday granting a March 31 joint motion seeking preliminary court approval for the deal and scheduling a June 30 hearing to determine if the...
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