Canadian National Railway has settled litigation with Canadian Pacific Railway and its former CEO, Hunter Harrison, regarding CP’s hiring of Keith Creel, former CN executive vice president and chief operating officer, as president and chief operating officer.
The litigation went before the federal court in Chicago. As part of the settlement, CP has undertaken not to hire certain CN employees until Dec. 31, 2016. Other terms of the settlement remain confidential.
CN also said that it will announce Keith Creel’s replacement shortly.