Lufthansa Asks Court To Speed Settlement Approval

Law360, New York (September 11, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Hoping to speed up an end to its case, German airline Lufthansa AG on Monday asked the court to consider as soon as possible a motion for preliminary approval of a settlement between it and plaintiffs in the ongoing antitrust litigation over price-fixing in the air cargo shipping service industry.

The airline sent a letter to Magistrate Judge Viktor Pohorelsky, asking him to consider the unopposed motion at his earliest possible convenience.

The joint motion had been filed on July 13 by both Lufthansa and the...
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