Ford Motor Federal District Court Decisions

Universal North America Insurance Company v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: February 23, 2017 as 2:2016cv00487
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Universal North America Insurance Company
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

STIPULATION and ORDER signed by District Judge Morrison C. England, Jr on 2/22/17: The discovery deadline in this case, currently set for March 8, 2017, is hereby extended for 30 days to April 7, 2017. (Kaminski, H)

Marotta v. Ford Motor Co et al

Filed: February 23, 2017 as 2:2014cv11149
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Co, Michael Wendel, Michael Brudzinski, Thomas M. Garrity
Plaintiff: Alanna Marotta
Nature of Suit: Employment

ORDER Denying plaintiff's motion in opposition to defendants' bill of costs 116 Signed by District Judge George Caram Steeh. (MBea)

Praetorian Insurance Company v. A R Business Group, Inc. et al.,

Filed: February 22, 2017 as 2:2013cv02639
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: A R Business Group, Inc, Marshaun Tate, S.T., Eliseo Quinterio, Sr., Aida Quintero, Ford Motor Company, Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
Plaintiff: Praetorian Insurance Company
Nature of Suit: Insurance

ORDER signed by District Judge Morrison C. England, Jr. on 2/21/2017 ACCORDINGLY it is hereby ORDERED that the Clerk of the Court shall PERMANENTLY REMOVE and DELETE the unredacted version of Plaintiffs' Notice of Appeal. ECF No. 66 . (Reader, L)

CARRINGTON MORTGAGE SERVICES, LLC v. FERNANDEZ et al

Filed: February 22, 2017 as 1:2016cv09586
Court: New Jersey District Court
Defendant: MARIA LOURDES FERNANDEZ, SAMUEL TOMAS DIPINI, MARIA FERNANDEZ ROSA, FORD MOTOR CREDIT COMPANY, LORENZO FERNANDEZ, HOLY NAME HOSPITAL, CITY NATIONAL BANK OF NJ, PROVIDENT BANK, BAIL BONDS EXPRESS INC, NEW YORK STATE HIGHER EDUCATION SERVICES CORPORATION, UROLOGY CONSULTANTS, PA, COUNTY OF MONMOUTH, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, 235 72ND STREET REALTY INC, AMERICAN TRADING CO., BEST DENTAL GROUP, EDISON ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, STATE FARM INSURANCE, CARLOS VILLEGAS, ST MARY'S HOSPITAL, AMERICAN TRADING COMPANY, PALISADES EMERGENCY CONSULTANT, STONE HILL PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOC., ATLANTIC CREDIT AND FINANCE INCORPORATED, ELECTRICAL MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC, VIRTUA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, MIDLAND FUNDING LLC, HACKENSACK RADIOLOGY GROUP PA, OCEAN ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATES, VIRTUA WEST JERSEY HEALTH SYSTEMS, INC., MEDICAL PRACTICE MANAGEMENT ASSOC, RARITAN VALLEY SURGICAL ASSOCIATES and others
Plaintiff: CARRINGTON MORTGAGE SERVICES, LLC
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

MEMORANDUM OPINION FILED. Signed by Chief Judge Jerome B. Simandle on 2/22/17. (js)

Ford et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: February 17, 2017 as 1:2016cv00239
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Harvey Britton Ford, Kathy Regenia Ford
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle

ORDER granting 20 Motion to Stay. Signed by Magistrate Judge Dennis Howell on 02/17/17. (emw)

William Philips et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: February 16, 2017 as 5:2014cv02989
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: William Philips, Phillip Clay Cecil, Robert Halsey, Temple Halsey, Performance Fire Protection, LLC, Jason Wilkinson
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

Order by Judge Lucy H. Koh Granting 228 Motion for Summary Judgment; Denying 227 Motion to Exclude as Moot. (lhklc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/16/2017)

William Philips et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: February 16, 2017 as 5:2014cv02989
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: William Philips, Phillip Clay Cecil, Robert Halsey, Temple Halsey, Performance Fire Protection, LLC, Jason Wilkinson
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

Order by Judge Lucy H. Koh Denying 237 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal as Moot; Denying 238 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal Without Prejudice. (lhklc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/16/2017)

Charlevoix et al v. Caterpillar Inc. et al

Filed: February 16, 2017 as 1:2015cv00726
Court: Delaware District Court
Cross Claimant: Caterpillar Inc., VIAD Corporation, FMC Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation
Cross Defendant: Caterpillar Inc., CBS Corporation, Crane Co., FMC Corporation, Fiat Allis North America, Ford Motor Company, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Ingersoll Rand, John Crane Inc., Trane US Inc., VIAD Corporation, Warren Pumps, LLC, Marilyn Charlevoix, Stephen Charlevoix
Defendant: CBS Corporation, Caterpillar Inc., FMC Corporation, Fiat Allis North America, Ford Motor Company, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Ingersoll Rand, John Crane Inc., Trane US Inc., VIAD Corporation, Crane Co., Warren Pumps, LLC
Plaintiff: Stephen Charlevoix, Marilyn Charlevoix
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS re 162 MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by Fiat Allis North America, 144 MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by John Crane Inc.. Please note that when filing Objections pursuant to Federal Rule of C ivil Procedure 72(b)(2), briefing consists solely of the Objections (no longer than ten (10) pages) and the Response to the Objections (no longer than ten (10) pages). No further briefing shall be permitted with respect to objections without leave of the…

Roring v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: February 15, 2017 as 2:2015cv13514
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: John Roring
Nature of Suit: Americans with Disabilities - Employment

OPINION AND ORDER Granting 20 Motion for Summary Judgment. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Ford Motor Company et al v. Autel US Inc. et al

Filed: February 13, 2017 as 2:2014cv13760
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Autel US Inc., Autel Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd.
Plaintiff: Ford Motor Company, Ford Global Technologies, LLC
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING 57 , 65 Ieon Chens' and Launch Tech Co. LTD's Motions to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction. Signed by District Judge Terrence G. Berg. (AChu)

Daniel et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: February 10, 2017 as 2:2011cv02890
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Margie Daniel, Robert McCabe, Mary Hauser, Donna Glass, Andrea Duarte
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER signed by Senior Judge William B. Shubb on 2/10/2017 ORDERING 138 that plaintiff's Motion for approval of class notice and notice plan be, and the same hereby is, GRANTED. (Reader, L)

Brown v. Ford Motor Company, et al.

Filed: February 9, 2017 as 1:2016cv01203
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company, V & V Motors, Inc.
Plaintiff: Arlene Brown
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER AFTER 25 NOTICE OF SETTLEMENT, signed by Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston on 2/8/2017. Stipulated dismissal due by 4/14/2017. All other pending dates, conferences and hearings are VACATED. (Hall, S)

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Filed: February 6, 2017 as 3:2014cv00594
Court: Kentucky Western District Court
Defendant: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Plaintiff: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Nature of Suit: Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER Signed by Chief Judge Joseph H. McKinley, Jr. on 2/3/2017 denying 72 Motion to Vacate. cc: Counsel(JBM)

Silverhorse Racing, LLC v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: January 30, 2017 as 6:2016cv00053
Court: Florida Middle District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Silverhorse Racing, LLC
Nature of Suit: Trademark

ORDER granting 33 Motion for Partial Summary Judgment. Plaintiff Silverhorse Racing, LLC Complaint (Doc. No. 2 ) is dismissed. Signed by Judge Anne C. Conway on 1/30/2017. (copies mailed/emailed) (AKJ)

Hibbler v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: January 26, 2017 as 2:2016cv01116
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Darnell Hibbler
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

MINUTE ORDER granting 15 stipulated motion to strike case schedule. Parties shall file the appropriate dismissal paperwork upon completion of the settlement. Authorized by U.S. District Judge John C Coughenour. (PM)

Prall v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: January 24, 2017 as 2:2014cv01313
Court: Nevada District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Mary Ellen Prall
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER granting Ford's ECF No. 38 Motion to Exclude; granting in part and denying in part Ford's ECF No. 39 Motion for Summary Judgment (see order for details). Signed by Judge Miranda M. Du on 1/24/2017. (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - KR)

Brian Lang McDowell et al v. Ford Motor Company et al

Filed: January 19, 2017 as 8:2016cv01777
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Does, Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Brian Lang McDowell, Jennifer McDowell
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER by Judge Cormac J. Carney remanding case to Superior Court of California, County of Orange, Case number 30-2016-00866952-CU-PL-CXC. For the foregoing reasons, Plaintiffs' motion is GRANTED. Plaintiffs' proposed First Amended Complaint is DEEMED FILED and the case is hereby REMANDED to Orange County Superior Court. (see document for details). Case Terminated. Made JS-6 (dro)

Johnson et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: January 18, 2017 as 3:2013cv06529
Court: West Virginia Southern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Lance R. Belville, Donald C. Carr, Mindi Stewart, Stanley Stewart, Dean Richardson, Christine Salamone, Charles Johnson, Jill Durant, Beverly Gorton, Josh Legato, Michael Antramgarza, Roofwerks, Inc., Quintin Williams, ACA Legal Investigations, Inc., John McGee, Mills Allison, David H. Patton, Inez A. Patton, Laura Elsinger, Gabriel Kletschka
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

MEMORANDUM OPINION and ORDER granting Defendant Ford Motor Company's 875 MOTION to Seal Deposition of Paul Szuszman; directing the Clerk to seal Exhibit G to Defendant's 859 Response to Plaintiffs' Motion to Compel the Continued Deposition of Paul Szuszman until further order of the Court. Signed by Magistrate Judge Cheryl A. Eifert on 1/18/2017. (cc: counsel of record; any unrepresented parties) (jsa)

Praetorian Insurance Company v. A R Business Group, Inc. et al.,

Filed: January 17, 2017 as 2:2013cv02639
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: A R Business Group, Inc, Marshaun Tate, S.T., Eliseo Quinterio, Sr., Aida Quintero, Ford Motor Company, Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
Plaintiff: Praetorian Insurance Company
Nature of Suit: Insurance

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER signed by District Judge Morrison C. England, Jr on 1/13/17 ORDERING Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment, ECF No. 46 is GRANTED, and Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment, ECF No. 48 is DENIED. The matter having now been concluded in its entirety, the Clerk of Court is directed to close the file. CASE CLOSED (Becknal, R)

William Philips et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: January 16, 2017 as 5:2014cv02989
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: William Philips, Phillip Clay Cecil, Robert Halsey, Temple Halsey, Performance Fire Protection, LLC, Jason Wilkinson
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

Order by Hon. Lucy H. Koh Denying 226 Motion for Leave to File.(lhklc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 1/16/2017)