Plan Gives Trust Too Much Power: ACandS Creditor

Law360, New York (February 20, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Arguing that a current incarnation of bankrupt insulation-maker ACandS Inc.'s reorganization plan would allow asbestos plaintiffs to play with the tort system, creditor Owens-Illinois Inc. on Tuesday asked the court to reject the plan as currently written.

The glass manufacturer filed an objection to ACandS' plan in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, contending that “the manner in which this court resolves the plan will have a profound effect on the future course of asbestos litigation in this country.”

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