Marine Sues Continental For Stiffing Pilots Over Military Leave

Law360, New York (February 11, 2013, 3:58 PM EST) -- A pilot and Marine Corps reservist slapped United Continental Holdings Inc. and the Air Line Pilots Association union with a proposed class action in California Friday, claiming military leave time was counted against Continental pilots when divvying up a $175 million payout from the company. 

Plaintiff Mark Duffer is a current Continental pilot as well as a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, according to his complaint, which alleged that Duffer and others are in line for significantly smaller distributions from the $175 million...
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