all beneficiaries of the AK Steel Corporation Noncontributory Pension Plan entitled to a Surviving Spouse Benefit under the Plan, whose benefit has been reduced due to the surviving spouse’s eligibility for Social Security benefits or other public benefits earned in his or her own right, and their heirs and assigns entitled to recover benefits which should have been paid during the lifetime of the beneficiary.
To be included in this class, you must also have been widowed before January 30, 2009.
The settlement has become final.
AK Steel is processing the payment of $1.7 million, divided among all of those Class Members who did not opt out.
Fairness Hearing – The Court held the Fairness Hearing as scheduled on November 20, 2013. No objectors appeared, and the settlement was approved.
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