Johnson Controls Inc. considered acquiring Plastech Engineered Products Inc. and may still interested in such a deal, a Detroit bankruptcy court is told. Plastech went to court last week to prevent Chrysler LLC from recovering its tooling from the supplier, which filed for Chapter 11 protection Feb. 1. Chrysler wants out of its contract with Plastech, claiming it issued 449 warnings to Plastech about sub-standard performance in 2007. Allowing Chrysler to sever its ties would cripple the ...

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