Tribune Co. Asks Court To Halt Personal Injury Suits

Law360, New York (March 4, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Tribune Co. has asked a bankruptcy court to prevent a personal injury lawsuit against the beleaguered media giant from proceeding in an effort to stave off a flood of similar lawsuits that the company claims will impede its Chapter 11 proceedings and cost $1 million before insurance coverage kicks in.

In an objection filed Tuesday in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, the debtors told the court that granting a motion for relief from the automatic stay in a personal injury suit could...
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