Ford Motor Federal District Court Decisions

Matoza v. Thor Motor Coach, Inc. et al

Filed: May 19, 2017 as 4:2017cv01971
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Thor Motor Coach, Inc., Thor Industries, Inc., Ford Motor Company, Automobile Protection Corporation
Plaintiff: Henry Matoza, Jr.
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION FOR PERMISSION TO ELECTRONICALLY FILE DOCUMENTS. Signed by Judge Maxine M. Chesney on 05/19/17. (mmclc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/19/2017) (Additional attachment(s) added on 5/19/2017: # 1 Certificate/Proof of Service) (tlS, COURT STAFF).

BMW of North America LLC v. M/V Courage, in rem et al

Filed: May 19, 2017 as 1:2016cv04063
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Fidelio Limited Partnership Inc., American Roll-on Roll-Off Carrier LLC, Crowley Technical Management Inc., GovLog NV, Ford Motor Company, M/V Courage, Tote Service Inc.
Plaintiff: BMW of North America LLC
Nature of Suit: Marine

OPINION AND ORDER: For the reasons stated above, GovLog's motions to dismiss on the grounds of a lack of personal jurisdiction, improper venue, and forum non conveniens were DENIED. SO ORDERED (Signed by Judge Jesse M. Furman on 5/19/2017) (ama)

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Filed: May 18, 2017 as 1:2014cv00308
Court: New York Western District Court
Defendant: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Plaintiff: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Nature of Suit: Fair Labor Standards Act

DECISION AND ORDER: For the reasons stated in the attached Decision and Order, the Court adopts the portions of the Report and Recommendation 42 to which neither party objects. The Court sustains the Defendants objections and declines to adopt thos e portions of the Report and Recommendation to which the Defendant objected. The Court therefore grants the Defendants motion for summary judgment 33 in its entirety. The Clerk of the Court shall take all steps necessary to close this…

Duane Martell Fitzgerald v. Ford Motor Company, Inc.

Filed: May 18, 2017 as 5:2017cv00941
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: DOES, Ford Motor Company, Inc.
Plaintiff: Djuan Martell Fitzgerald

(IN CHAMBERS) ORDER REMANDING ACTION TO STATE COURT by Judge R. Gary Klausner: [T]he action is hereby remanded to state court for all further proceedings. IT IS SO ORDERED. remanding case to SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF SAN BERNARDINO, Case number CIVDS 1706021 (Case Terminated. Made JS-6.) (cr)

Universal North America Insurance Company v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: May 15, 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

ORDER EXTENDING DEADLINES signed by District Judge Morrison C. England, Jr., on 5/12/17 ORDERING that the Designation of Expert Witnesses is due by 6/20/2017, Expert Rebuttal Disclosures due by 7/13/2017, and Dispositive Motions to be by 10/20/2017. (Kastilahn, A)

Choate et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: May 12, 2017 as 2:2016cv02257
Court: Arkansas Western District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Regina Choate, Geary Choate
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER granting 15 Joint Motion to Dismiss. This matter is DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. Signed by Honorable P. K. Holmes, III on May 12, 2017. (hnc)

Johnson et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: May 9, 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 denying in part and granting in part 954 MOTION by Ford Motor Company for Protective Order and OBJECTIONS to Plaintiffs' Service of New Discovery; LIFTING the current stay; directing Ford to produce documents: 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 13, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 33, 34, 36, 37, 38, 39, and 40 by 5/24/2017; GRANTING a protective order as to the remainder of the discovery. Signed by Judge Robert C. Chambers on 5/9/2017. (cc:…

Van Zandt v. American Express Financial Services Company et al

Filed: May 8, 2017 as 2:2016cv01034
Court: Nevada District Court
Defendant: American Express Financial Services Company, Barclays Bank Delaware, Equifax Information Services, LLC, Experian Information Solutions, LLC., Ford Motor Credit Company, Webbank/Dell Financial Services
Plaintiff: Martin R. Van Zandt
Nature of Suit: Consumer Credit

ORDER Granting 44 Stipulation of Dismissal as to Experian Information Solutions, LLC., with prejudice, each party to bear its own fees and costs. Signed by Judge Jennifer A. Dorsey on 5/8/17. (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - ADR)

Gaillet et al v. Ford Motor Company et al

Filed: May 3, 2017 as 2:2016cv13789
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company, XYZ Companies
Plaintiff: Dan Gaillet, Bethany Gaillet
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

OPINION and ORDER re 11 denying Pltfs' MOTION for partial summary judgment (Application of Mississippi Law) Signed by District Judge Nancy G. Edmunds. (CBet)

Muhammad v. Reese Law Group, APC et al

Filed: April 27, 2017 as 3:2016cv02513
Court: California Southern District Court
Defendant: Reese Law Group, APC, Ford Motor and Credit Company, Does 1-10
Plaintiff: Sabrina Muhammad
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

ORDER Granting Defendant Ford Motor Credit Company's 15 Motion to Dismiss. The Court grants Ford's motion to dismiss Plaintiff's Complaint and dismisses Plaintiff's FDCPA and Rosenthal Act claims against Ford with prejudice. Signed by Judge Michael M. Anello on 4/27/2017. (ag)

Sauceda, et al. v. Ford Motor Company, et al.

Filed: April 18, 2017 as 1:2016cv01635
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company, Swanson Fahrney Ford Sales
Plaintiff: Debra Sauceda, Isidro Sauceda
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER VACATING DATES and Requiring Parties to File Dispositive Documents Within Sixty (60) Days signed by Magistrate Judge Stanley A. Boone on 4/18/2017. (Jessen, A)

Daniel et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: April 14, 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 4/14/2017 GRANTING 144 Plaintiff's Request to Amend the 142 Court's Order filed 2/10/2017. (Kirksey Smith, K)

Brown v. Ford Motor Company, et al.

Filed: April 11, 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 CLOSING CASE, signed by Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston on 4/11/2017. CASE CLOSED. (Hall, S)

Marshall v. Ford Motor Company et al

Filed: April 7, 2017 as 1:2017cv00006
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company, Decker Ford, Inc.
Plaintiff: Beverly J. Marshall
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER re: Motion to Strike, signed by District Judge Anthony W. Ishii on 4/7/2017. (Kusamura, W)

Coykendall v. Honeywell International, Inc. et al

Filed: April 4, 2017 as 1:2015cv10000
Court: Ohio Northern District Court
Defendant: Honeywell International, Inc., Ford Motor Company, Pneumo Abex LLC, Genuine Parts Company, Kelsey-Hayes Company, ArvinMeritor, Inc., Borg-Warner Corporation, Eaton Corporation, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Uniroyal, Inc., Dana Corporation, Rockwell Automation, Inc., Bridgestone Americas, Inc, Morton International, Inc., Tenneco Automotive Operating, Inc., 12 Perfection Hy-Test Company, John Does 1-100
Plaintiff: Alva M. Coykendall
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Memorandum Opinion and Order granting the following motions: (1) Motion for summary judgment (partial) on Plaintiffs' Common Law Product Liability Claims, filed by Ford Motor Company (ECF # 78 ); (2) Motion for Summary Judgment, filed b y Genuine Parts Company (ECF # 81 ); (3) Motion for Summary Judgment, filed by Pneumo Abex, LLC (ECF # 85 ). The following motions are granted in part and denied in part (1) Motion for Summary Judgment on Plaintiffs' Statutory Product…

Ford Motor Credit Company, LLC v. Blount et al

Filed: April 3, 2017 as 4:2016cv01930
Court: Missouri Eastern District Court
Defendant: Randal Blount, Barbara Blount, Edward Blount
Plaintiff: Ford Motor Credit Company, LLC
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the parties shall file a supplemental joint proposed scheduling plan in compliance with this and my earlier Rule 16 Order by no later than noon on 4/5/2017. See Order for specifics. Signed by District Judge Rodney W. Sippel on 4/3/17. (CAR)

Baptist v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: March 31, 2017 as 1:2013cv08974
Court: Illinois Northern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: James Baptist
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Injury

MOTION by Defendant Ford Motor Company for judgment as a matter of law pursuant to FRCP 50(a) (Divita, Nicholas)

Hoeft v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: March 31, 2017 as 2:2014cv13970
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Stephen Hoeft
Nature of Suit: Americans with Disabilities - Employment

ORDER Granting in Part Defendant's 12 MOTION for Summary Judgment, ( Final Pretrial Conference set for 6/6/2017 02:00 PM before District Judge Denise Page Hood, Jury Trial set for 7/11/2017 09:00 AM before District Judge Denise Page Hood) Signed by District Judge Denise Page Hood. (JOwe)

Jean Lopez et al v. Gunderson Scott Arthur et al

Filed: March 30, 2017 as 5:2016cv02119
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Gunderson Scott Arthur, Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Jean Lopez, Rose Lopez
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER On Stipulation of Voluntary Dismissal Pursuant to FRCP 41(a)(1)(A)(ii) 23 by Judge Michael W. Fitzgerald This entire action is dismissed with prejudice, and each party shall bear their own fees and costs. (Made JS-6. Case Terminated.) (jp)

Arndt v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: March 29, 2017 as 2:2015cv11108
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Bradley A. Arndt
Nature of Suit: Americans with Disabilities - Employment

OPINION AND ORDER granting 75 Motion for Summary Judgment. Signed by District Judge Paul D. Borman. (DTof)