Hostess Gets Nod To Implement New CBAs On Unions

Law360, New York (October 3, 2012, 10:15 PM EDT) -- Hostess Brands Inc. saw a break Wednesday when a New York federal judge approved a new collective bargaining agreement it offered its bakers union that includes an 8 percent wage concession along with other cuts to employees.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert D. Drain approved a September motion by Hostess to impose the terms of the new agreement on the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers & Grain Millers International Union, which had overwhelmingly voted against it last month, calling the deal that also alters workers' pension arrangements “outrageously...
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