Ford Motor Federal District Court Decisions

Christopher v. Ford Motor Company Inc et al

Filed: July 25, 2017 as 2:2017cv00738
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company Inc, Clay Ford, Mark Fields, Kerry Baldori, Don Butler, Stephen G Butler, Raphael Richmond
Plaintiff: Carrea Christopher
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER granting Plaintiff's 7 Application for Extension of Time toServe and Request for Court Order to Have United States Marshal to Serve, signed by Judge Robert S. Lasnik. (SWT) (cc: Plaintiff via USPS)

Fellows v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: July 24, 2017 as 7:2013cv00906
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Robert Fellows
Nature of Suit: Stockholders Suits

OPINION & ORDER: For the foregoing reasons, Defendant's Motion To Dismiss is granted in part and denied in part. Defendant is directed to file an Answer to the SAC within 20 days from the date of this Opinion. The Clerk of Court is respectfully directed to close case numbers 13-CV-906, 13-CV-1144, 13-CV-4099, 13-CV-4101, 13-CV-4150, 13-CV-4235, 13-CV-4236, 13-CV-4237, 13-CV-4242, 13-CV-4243, 13-CV-4316, 13-CV-4318, 13-CV-4611, 13-CV-4612, 13-CV-5556, and 15-CV-6107, terminate the…

Eveler, et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: July 19, 2017 as 2:2016cv14776
Court: Louisiana Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Luis Eveler, Kaylee Eveler
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER AND REASONS granting in part, deferring in part, denying in part, and dismissing as moot in part 68 and 70 Motions in Limine, as stated herein. Signed by Judge Lance M Africk on 7/19/2017. (blg)

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

Filed: July 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 Directing Clerk of Court to Close Action signed by Magistrate Judge Stanley A. Boone on 07/18/2017. CASE CLOSED.(Flores, E)

First American Specialty Insurance Company v. Ford Motor Company et al

Filed: July 13, 2017 as 3:2016cv05951
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company, Carmax Auto Superstores California, LLC, Carmax Auto Superstores West Coast, Inc.
Plaintiff: First American Specialty Insurance Company
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER GRANTING APPLICATION FOR DETERMINATION OF GOOD FAITH SETTLEMENT by Hon. William Alsup granting 35 Motion for Hearing.(whalc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/13/2017)

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

Filed: July 10, 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 REQUIRING PLAINTIFF TO SHOW CAUSE WHY THIS ACTION SHOULD NOT BE DISMISSED. Accordingly, the Court HEREBY ORDERS PLAINTIFF TO SHOW CAUSE within five (5) days of the date of entry of this order why dispositive documents have not yet been filed. Plaintiff is forewarned that the failure to show cause may result in the imposition of sanctions, including the dismissal of this action for failure to prosecute. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stanley A. Boone on 7/10/2017. (Hernandez, M)

Sepulveda-Rodriguez v. MetLife Group, Inc. et al

Filed: July 7, 2017 as 8:2016cv00507
Court: Nebraska District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company, MetLife Group, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
Plaintiff: Silvia Sepulveda-Rodriguez
Nature of Suit: Insurance

ORDER that the parties shall have until July 14, 2017, to file the administrative record and applicable plan documents. The defendant shall have until September 15, 2017, to file a motion and brief to affirm the administrator's decision. The plaintiff shall have until October 6, 2017, to respond to the defendant's motion. The defendant shall have until October 20, 2017, to file a reply. Should the court require any further proceedings in the matter, the parties…

First American Specialty Insurance Company v. Ford Motor Company et al

Filed: July 6, 2017 as 3:2016cv05951
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company, Carmax Auto Superstores California, LLC, Carmax Auto Superstores West Coast, Inc.
Plaintiff: First American Specialty Insurance Company
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

Order by Hon. William Alsup granting 40 Stipulation.(whalc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/6/2017)

Nadeau v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: June 30, 2017 as 1:2017cv00658
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Theresa Nadeau
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER Requiring Parties to File Dispositional Documents 12 signed by Magistrate Judge Stanley A. Boone on 6/30/17: August 29, 2017 Deadline. (Hellings, J)

Liberty Mutual Insurance Company v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: June 29, 2017 as 4:2016cv04068
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER ON STIPULATION OF DISMISSAL. Action is dismissed with prejudice. The Court shall retain jurisdiction over the action for 90 days following the entry of this Order for the purposes of enforcing the terms of the parties' settlement agreement. Signed by Judge William H. Orrick on 06/29/2017. (jmdS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/29/2017)

Matoza v. Thor Motor Coach, Inc. et al

Filed: June 28, 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 LEAVE TO FILE FIRST AMENDED COMPLAINT; VACATING HEARING. Plaintiff shall file his proposed First Amended Complaint no later than July 5, 2017. The hearing scheduled for July 28, 2017, is vacated. Signed by Judge Maxine M. Chesney on 06/28/17. (mmclc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/28/2017)

Matoza v. Thor Motor Coach, Inc. et al

Filed: June 28, 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 DENYING WITHOUT PREJUDICE DEFENDANT AUTOMOBILE PROTECTION CORPORATION'S MOTION TO DISMISS; VACATING HEARING. Defendant Automobile Protection Corporation's motion to dismiss is denied without prejudice to its filing a petition to compel arbitration. The hearing scheduled for July 14, 2017, is vacated. Signed by Judge Maxine M. Chesney on 06/28/17. (mmclc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/28/2017)

Cavanagh et al v. Ford Motor Company et al

Filed: June 28, 2017 as 2:2013cv04584
Court: New York Eastern District Court
Defendant: Altec Industries, Inc., Altec, Inc., Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Joanne Cavanagh, Robert Cavanagh
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS: SO ORDERED that Judge Locke's R&R (Docket Entry 70) is ADOPTED in its entirety and Defendant's motion for summary judgment (Docket Entry 65) is GRANTED. The Clerk of the Court is directed to enter judgment accordingly and mark this case CLOSED. Ordered by Judge Joanna Seybert on 6/28/2017. (Florio, Lisa)

Hickman v. CBS Corporation et al

Filed: June 26, 2017 as 1:2016cv00308
Court: Delaware District Court
Cross Claimant: Marotta Controls Inc., Mack Trucks Inc., Neles-Jamesbury Inc., Honeywell International Inc.
Cross Defendant: Marotta Controls Inc., A.W. Chesterton Company, BorgWarner Morse TEC LLC, Buffalo Pumps Inc., CBS Corporation, Clayton Industries, Crane Co., DeLaval Inc., Foster Wheeler LLC, Gardner Denver Inc., General Electric Company, Genuine Parts Company, Honeywell International Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Mack Trucks Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, National Automative Parts Association, Navistar Inc., Neles-Jamesbury Inc., Studebaker-Worthington Inc., The Ford Motor Company, Volkswagen of America Inc.
Defendant: CBS Corporation, A.W. Chesterton Company, Buffalo Pumps Inc., Clayton Industries, Crane Co., DeLaval Inc., BorgWarner Morse TEC LLC, The Ford Motor Company, Foster Wheeler LLC, Gardner Denver Inc., General Electric Company, Genuine Parts Company, Honeywell International Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Mack Trucks Inc., Marotta Controls Inc., National Automative Parts Association, Navistar Inc., Neles-Jamesbury Inc., Studebaker-Worthington Inc., Volkswagen of America Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Alfa Laval Inc.
Plaintiff: Gerald L. Hickman
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

MEMORANDUM ORDER. Signed by Judge Sherry R. Fallon on 6/26/2017. (lih)

Ford Motor Credit Company LLCv. Gilbert et al

Filed: June 26, 2017 as 6:2015cv01610
Court: Oregon District Court
Defendant: Bruce-Gilbert, Inc., David L. Gilbert, Robert G. Iler
Plaintiff: Ford Motor Credit Company LLC
Nature of Suit: Negotiable Instrument

ORDER: Granting Motion for Attorney Fees in the amount of $16,433.80 17 . Granting Taxation of Costs 20 . Costs taxed in the amount of $819.99 against defendants. Signed on 6/26/2017 by Magistrate Judge Jolie A. Russo. (plb)

Eveler, et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: June 14, 2017 as 2:2016cv14776
Court: Louisiana Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Luis Eveler, Kaylee Eveler
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER AND REASONS denying 32 MOTION in Limine to Exclude Expert Opinions of Paul Semones. Signed by Judge Lance M Africk on 6/13/2017.(blg)

Muhammad v. Reese Law Group, APC et al

Filed: June 14, 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 Denying Reese Law Group's 46 Motion for Sanctions. The Court denies Reese's motion for sanctions and denies Plaintiff's request for attorneys' fees. Signed by Judge Michael M. Anello on 6/14/2017. (ag)

Eveler, et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: June 14, 2017 as 2:2016cv14776
Court: Louisiana Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Luis Eveler, Kaylee Eveler
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER AND REASONS denying without prejudice 38 MOTION in Limine to Exclude Any Reference to or Evidence, Testimony or Argument Concerning Other Accidents, Incidents, Claims, Complaints and/or Lawsuits; FURTHER ORDERED that no later than 6/20/2017, plaintiffs file into the record a list setting out (1) all accidents and incidents that they claim are "substantially similar" to the accident at issue, (2) plaintiffs' contentionson an incident-by-incident basis, and…

Eveler, et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: June 14, 2017 as 2:2016cv14776
Court: Louisiana Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Luis Eveler, Kaylee Eveler
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER AND REASONS granting in part and denying without prejudice in part, as stated herein, 36 MOTION in Limine to Exclude Any Reference to or Evidence, Testimony or Argument Concerning the Design and Development History of the Bronco II, The First Generation UN46 Explorer. Signed by Judge Lance M Africk on 6/13/2017.(blg)

Eveler, et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: June 14, 2017 as 2:2016cv14776
Court: Louisiana Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Luis Eveler, Kaylee Eveler
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER AND REASONS denying without prejudice 37 MOTION in Limine to to Exclude Any Reference to or Evidence, Testimony or Argument Interpreting the State of Mind of Intentions of Ford Engineers and Executives Based on Ford Engineering Documents or Internal Memoranda. Signed by Judge Lance M Africk on 6/14/2017.(blg)