NEW YORK (Reuters) - The parent of American Airlines Inc was preparing to void union contracts through the bankruptcy process within one week unless there was a "profound change" in the unions' labor proposals, a lawyer for the company said on Thursday.
Harvey Miller, who represents AMR Corp
AMR has been trying to cut labor costs, including thousands of jobs. The third-largest U.S. airline filed for Chapter 11 protection from creditors in November.
(Reporting By Nick Brown; Additional reporting by Jonathan Stempel; Editing by Maureen Bavdek)