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Appeals panel: Caterpillar didn't discriminate vs older workers by nixing benefits plan to boost early retirement

By Scott Holland | Aug 24, 2018

A federal appeals panel in Chicago has ruled Caterpillar can’t be sued for age discrimination simply because it changed a benefits plan that led to widespread worker retirement.

Appeals court strips class action status from wage suit vs Caterpillar labor supplier; claims too diverse

By Dan Churney | Sep 28, 2017

A downstate appellate court has stripped class-action status from a suit against a Caterpillar contractor, which claimed the labor supplier chiseled workers out of overtime pay, saying the 100 claims in the case are too differentiated to pursue as a class.

Ford Motor Company, others accused of including asbestos in their products

By Louie Torres | Sep 23, 2017

A family is suing several companies over a relative's exposure to asbestos.

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