Fiat Chrysler Seeks Exit From GM Suit Alleging UAW Bribes

By Mike LaSusa (January 24, 2020, 11:19 PM EST) -- Fiat Chrysler asked a Michigan federal judge on Friday to let it out of General Motors' suit accusing it of bribing senior auto workers' union officials to corrupt the collective bargaining process and disadvantage rival carmakers like GM.   

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and its U.S. unit, FCA US LLC, filed separate motions on Friday seeking to dismiss the suit brought by General Motors under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act.

The U.S. unit argued that GM hadn't shown it was more than "a mere bystander with regard to the alleged prohibited payments" to the United Auto Workers.

"Rather than...

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