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Two suits filed by P-I-E may help court rule on thousands.
The battle between defunct motor carrier P-I-E Nationwide Inc. and thousands of shippers socked with undercharge claims lurched forward through the courts again.
U.S. District Court Judge John H. Moore in Jacksonville has adopted a proposal to take a "lead case approach" to expedite two of the key issues affecting the lion's share of 32,000 suits before the District Court.
P-I-E Nationwide's bankruptcy trustee, Lloyd T. Whitaker, has rung up an estimated $1.6 billion in claimed undercharges since June 1991, and has created a logjam in the district's bankruptcy court.
The lead case approach, …