General Electric Federal Litigation Filings

Spiewak et al v. A.O. Smith Water Products et al

Filed: January 13, 2017 as 1:2017cv00040
Court: New York Northern District Court
Defendant: A.O. Smith Water Products, Armstrong International, Inc., Avocet Enterprises, Inc., Binghamton Hardware & HVAC Supply Corp., Bird Incorporated, Boeing Company, Borgwarner Morse Tec LLC, Burnham Corporation, CBS Corporation, Certain-Teed Corporation, Colonial Plumbing and Heating Supply, Inc., Curtiss Wright Flow Control Corporation, DAP, Inc., Duro Dyne Corporation, Eaton Corporation, Ford Motor Company, Foster Wheeler, LLC, General Electric Company, Georgia-Pacific Corporation, Goodrich Corporation, Goodyear Canada, Inc., Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (THE), Henderson-Johnson Co. Inc., Honeywell International, Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Lockheed Martin Corporation, McDonnell Douglass Corporation, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New Yorker Boiler Company, Inc., Owens Illinois, Inc., Parker-Hannifin Corporation, Peerless Industries, Inc. and others
Plaintiff: Thomas Spiewak, Ellen Spiewak
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Laterra v. GE Betz, Inc. et al

Filed: January 12, 2017 as 3:2017cv00057
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: GE Betz, Inc., General Electric Company
Plaintiff: Ricci Laterra
Nature of Suit: Employment

KNIBBS et al v. PFIZER INC. et al

Filed: January 9, 2017 as 5:2017cv00092
Court: Pennsylvania Eastern District Court
Cross Claimant: METROPOLITAN LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, INC.
Cross Defendant: METROPOLITAN LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, INC., AIR & LIQUID SYSTEMS CORPORATION, ALLIED SIGNAL, INC., BAYER CROPSCIENCE LP, BORG WARNER MORSE TEC, CBS CORPORATION, CERTAINTEED CORPORATION, CLEAVER BROOKS, INC., COLUMBUS MCKINNON CORPORATION, COOPER INDUSTRIES, IND., CRANE COMPANY, CROWN, CORK & SEAL CO., INC., EATON CORPORATION, FAIRMONT SUPPLY COMPANY, FERRO ENGINEERING DIVISION OF ON MARINE SERVICES COMPANY, FORD MOTOR COMPANY, FOSECO, INC., FOSTER-WHEELER CORPORATION, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, GENERAL REFRACTORIES COMPANY, GEORGIA-PACIFIC, LLC, GOODRICH CORPORATION, GOULD PUMPS, INC., GREENE TWEED & COMPANY, H.B. FULLER COMPANY, HOBART BROTHER COMPANY, INGERSOLL RAND COMPANY, J.H. FRANCE REFRACTORIES CO., KEELER/DORR-OLIVER BOILER COMPANY, MORGAN ENGINEERING, MORGAN ENGINEERING SYSTEMS, INC., NORCA INDUSTRIAL COMPANY, LLC and others
Defendant: PFIZER INC., ALLIED SIGNAL, INC., AIR & LIQUID SYSTEMS CORPORATION, BAYER CROPSCIENCE LP, BORG WARNER MORSE TEC, CBS CORPORATION, CERTAINTEED CORPORATION, CLEAVER BROOKS, INC., COLUMBUS MCKINNON CORPORATION, COOPER INDUSTRIES, IND., CRANE COMPANY, CROWN, CORK & SEAL CO., INC., EATON CORPORATION, FAIRMONT SUPPLY COMPANY, FERRO ENGINEERING DIVISION OF ON MARINE SERVICES COMPANY, FORD MOTOR COMPANY, FOSECO, INC., FOSTER-WHEELER CORPORATION, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, GENERAL REFRACTORIES COMPANY, GEORGIA-PACIFIC, LLC, GOODRICH CORPORATION, THE GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER COMPANY, GOULD PUMPS, INC., GREENE TWEED & COMPANY, H.B. FULLER COMPANY, HOBART BROTHER COMPANY, INGERSOLL RAND COMPANY, J.H. FRANCE REFRACTORIES CO., KEELER/DORR-OLIVER BOILER COMPANY, THE KERITE COMPANY, THE LINCOLN ELECTRIC COMPANY and others
Plaintiff: ROBERT C. KNIBBS, SR., TERRY KNIBBS
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Lewis v. Child Protective Services, et al.

Filed: December 30, 2016 as 2:2016cv03049
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Child Protective Services, Sacramento County Superior Court, Sacramento District Attorney's Office, Sacramento Police Department, City of Sacramento, City of Los Angeles, County of Sacramento, Loaves and Fishes, Francis House, Caldwell Banker, Wells Fargo Bank, Rachel Antoinette McCain, Arletha Leon, Gergory Jones, Jr., Gregory Jermaine Lewis, Katherine Lewis, Felicia Lewis Bledsoe, Sacramento Regional Transit, Comcast, Budget Mobile, Rand Patrick Williams, Silke Kirkwood, El Hogar, Amber Castaneda, Ahmen Singh, Sacramento Justice Department, Sacramento State University, Cosumnes River College, Mississippi Department of Corrections, Alcorn County Regional Correctional Facility, Rankin County Correctional Facility, Sacramento Public Library and others
Plaintiff: Derrick Jerome Lewis
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

Koplow v. Comcast Corporation et al

Filed: December 29, 2016 as 1:2016mc91385
Court: Massachusetts District Court
Defendant: Comcast Corporation, NECN, NBC, WHDH-TV, General Electric, NBCT AA, F.C.C., Justice Department
Plaintiff: David Koplow
Nature of Suit: Other

Lewis v. NBC Universal et al

Filed: December 28, 2016 as 2:2016cv03029
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: NBC Universal, Sacramento County Superior Court, Sacramento State University, General Electric Corporation, Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, Sacramento Police Department, City of Sacramento, City of Los Angeles, County of Sacramento, Loaves and Fishes, Francis House, Caldwell Banker, Wells Fargo Bank, Monica Sharae Williams, Rachel McCain, Arletha Leon, Gregory Jones , Jr., Gregory Jermaine Lewis, Katherine Lewis, Felicia Lewis Bledsoe, Sacramento Regional Transit, AT&T, Comcast, Budget Mobile, Rand Patrick Williams, Amber Castenda, Anmen Singh, Consumnes River College, Mississippi Department of Corrections, Alcorn County Regional Correctional Facility, Rankin County Correctional Facility, Vanessa McElvy and others
Plaintiff: Derrick Jerome Lewis
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

United States of America v. ACS Industries, Inc. et al

Filed: December 22, 2016 as 1:2016cv00665
Court: Rhode Island District Court
Defendant: ACS Industries, Inc., AGFA Corporation, AIW Wind Down Corp., Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc., Alcoa Inc., American Optical Corporation, Analog Devices, Inc., Avnet, Inc., Ausimont Industries, Inc., BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Benjamin Moore & Co., Inc., Benny's Inc., Benny's of Mass., Inc., Benny's of Rhode Island, Inc., BNS Co., Bull HN Information Systems Inc., Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, Inc., CAP, Inc., CBS Operations, Inc., City of Boston, Clean Harbors, Inc., Continental Tire the Americas, LLC, Corning Incorporated, Costa Inc., Cumberland Engineering Corp., CVS Pharmacy, Inc., Energizer Manufacturing, Inc., Envirite Corp., Flint Group US LLC, Fortifiber Corporation, Galego Equities, Inc., General Cable Industries, Inc. and others
Plaintiff: United States of America
Nature of Suit: Environmental Matters

State of Rhode Island v. ACS Industries, Inc. et al

Filed: December 22, 2016 as 1:2016cv00667
Court: Rhode Island District Court
Defendant: ACS Industries, Inc., AGFA Corporation, AIW Wind Down Corp., Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc., Alcoa Inc., American Optical Corporation, Analog Devices, Inc., Avnet, Inc., Ausimont Industries, Inc., BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Benjamin Moore & Co, Benny's Inc., Benny's of Mass., Inc., Benny's of Rhode Island, Inc., BNS Co., Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, Inc., Bull HN Information Systems Inc., CAP, Inc., CBS Operations, Inc., City of Boston, Clean Harbors, Inc., Continental Tire the Americas, LLC, Corning Incorporated, Costa Inc., Cumberland Engineering Corp., CVS Pharmacy, Inc., Energizer Manufacturing, Inc., Envirite Corp., Flint Group US LLC, Fortifiber Corporation, Galego Equities, Inc., General Cable Industries, Inc. and others
Plaintiff: State of Rhode Island
Nature of Suit: Environmental Matters

State of Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management v. ACS Industries, Inc. et al

Filed: December 22, 2016 as 1:2016cv00666
Court: Rhode Island District Court
Defendant: ACS Industries, Inc., AGFA Corporation, AIW Wind Down Corp., Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc., Alcoa Inc., American Optical Corporation, Analog Devices, Inc., Avnet, Inc., Ausimont Industries, Inc., BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Benjamin Moore & Co, Benny's Inc., Benny's of Mass., Inc., Benny's of Rhode Island, Inc., BNS Co., Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, Inc., Bull HN Information Systems, Inc., CAP, Inc., CBS Operations, Inc., City of Boston, Clean Harbors, Inc., Continental Tire the Americas, LLC, Corning Incorporated, Costa Inc., Cumberland Engineering Corp., CVS Pharmacy, Inc., Energizer Manufacturing, Inc., Envirite Corp., Flint Group US LLC, Fortifiber Corporation, Galego Equities, Inc., General Cable Industries, Inc. and others
Plaintiff: State of Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Nature of Suit: Environmental Matters

NYBECK v. FOSTER WHEELER LLC et al

Filed: December 21, 2016 as 2:2016cv06570
Court: Pennsylvania Eastern District Court
Defendant: FOSTER WHEELER LLC, A.O.SMITH CORP., ALLEN-SHERMAN-HOFF, AMTICO DIVISION OF AMERICAN BILTRITE, ARVIN MERITOR SUCCESSOR TO ROCKWELL MANUFACTURING, AURORA PUMP, BALTIMORE ENNIS LAND CO. INC., BAYER CROPSCIENCE INC., BELL & GOSSETT/DOMESTIC PUMP, BORG-WARNER CORPORATION, BRIDGESTONE AMERICA TIRE OPERATIONS, LLC, BUFFALO PUMPS, INC., BW/IP, CBS CORPORATION, CERTAIN-TEED CORPORATION, CLEAVER-BROOKS, INC. A DIVISION OF AQUA-CHEM, INC., COMPUDYNE CORP., COONEY BROTHERS, CRANE CO., DANA CORPORATION, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, GOULDS PUMPS INC., GRAYBAR ELECTRIC COMPANY, INC., GOULD ELECTRONICS INC., CT CORPORATION SYSTEMS, HAJOCA CORPORATION, HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL, HONEYWELL, INC., IMO INDUSTRIES, INC., ITT BELL GOSSET, ITT INC, INGERSOLL-RAND COMPANY and others
Plaintiff: RICHARD NYBECK
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Dixon et al v. Air & Liquid Systems Corporation et al

Filed: December 21, 2016 as 2:2016cv03960
Court: South Carolina District Court
Defendant: Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, A W Chesterton Company, Bayer Cropscience Inc, Blackmer Pump Company, CBS Corporation, Copes-Vulcan Inc, Crane Co, Dana Companies LLC, Elliott Company, Fisher Controls International, Flowserve Corporation, FMC Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Gardner Denver Inc, General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps Inc, Grinnell LLC, IMO Industries Inc, Industrial Holdings Corporation, Ingersoll-Rand Company, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Milwaukee Valve Company, Nash Engineering Company, The, Sterling Fluid Systems USA LLC, Sulzer Pumps US Inc, Union Carbide Corporation, Uniroyal Inc, Velan Valve Corporation, Viking Pump Inc, Weil-McLain Company
Plaintiff: Archie W Dixon, Connie T Dixon
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

Martinez v. Air & Liquid Systems Corp et al

Filed: December 20, 2016 as 3:2016cv02099
Court: Connecticut District Court
Cross Claimant: Air & Liquid Systems Corp, General Electric Company
Cross Defendant: Crane Co., Elliott Turbomachinery Co., Inc, Foster Wheeler, LLC, General Electric Company, Viad Corporation, Westinghouse Electric Corp., Air & Liquid Systems Corp
Defendant: Air & Liquid Systems Corp, Crane Co., Elliott Turbomachinery Co., Inc, Foster Wheeler, LLC, Viad Corporation, Westinghouse Electric Corp., General Electric Company
Plaintiff: Louis Martinez, Jr.
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Vanbuskirk v. Archer Daniels Midland Company et al

Filed: December 20, 2016 as 3:2016cv01371
Court: Illinois Southern District Court
Defendant: Archer Daniels Midland Company, CBS Corporation, Cleaver Brooks, Inc., Crane Co., Foster Wheeler Energy Corporartion, Gardner Denver, Inc, General Electric Company, Imo Industries Inc., Ingersoll Rand Company, John Crane , Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Riley Stoker Corporation, Trane US, Inc., Zurn Industries LLC
Plaintiff: Myron Vanbuskirk
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

General Electric Company v. DEXA Solutions, LLC et al

Filed: December 13, 2016 as 3:2016cv00829
Court: Wisconsin Western District Court
Defendant: DEXA Solutions, LLC, Benjamin Williams
Plaintiff: General Electric Company
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

CRAVER v. 3M COMPANY et al

Filed: December 12, 2016 as 1:2016cv01397
Court: North Carolina Middle District Court
Defendant: 3M COMPANY, AIR & LIQUID SYSTEMS CORPORATION, ALCAN Products Corporation, ALCATEL-LUCENT USA, American Insulated Wire Corporation, A.O. SMITH CORPORATION, AT&T Corporation, CBS CORPORATION, CLEAVER-BROOKS, INC., CRANE CO., Cyclotherm Corporation, Durez Corporation, Ericsson, Inc., Exteco, Inc., GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, GOULD ELECTRONICS, INC., GOULDS PUMPS, INC., GRAYBAR ELECTRIC COMPANY, INC., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MetLife, Inc., Mine Safety Appliances Company, LLC, Occidental Chemical Corporation, Rockwell Automation Inc., SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC USA, INC., SIEMENS CORPORATION, TACO, INC., Thermo-Electric Co., Inc., UNION CARBIDE CORPORATION, Uniroyal Holding Inc., VIKING PUMP, INC., WARREN PUMPS, LLC
Plaintiff: Doretha Keener Craver
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Dugger et al v. Union Carbide Corporation et al

Filed: December 7, 2016 as 1:2016cv03912
Court: Maryland District Court
Cross Claimant: Friction Materials Inc., Trane U.S. Inc.
Cross Defendant: Friction Materials Inc., A.O. Smith Corporation, Air and Liquid Systems Corporation, Alfa Laval, Inc., Atwood & Morrill, BW/IP International, Inc., Babcock Borsig Power, Inc., Bayer Cropscience, Inc., Borgwarner Morse Tec, Inc., Bridgestone/Firestone, Inc., Burnham, LLC, CBS Corporation, Carlisle Companies, Inc., Carver Pump Co., Certainteed Corporation, Cleaver-Brooks, Inc., Cooper Industries, Inc., Copes-Vulcan, Inc., Crane Co., Crown, Cork and Seal Co., Inc., Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Corporation, Daimler Trucks North America, LLC, Dana Companies, LLC, Deming Pumps, E.L. Stebbing & Co., Inc., Eaton Corporation, Eaton Hydraulics, Inc., Echlin Inc., Elliott Turbomachinery Co., Inc., FMC Corporation, Flowserve Corporation, Ford Motor Company, Inc. and others
Defendant: Union Carbide Corporation, John Crane-Houdaille, Inc., E.L. Stebbing & Co., Inc., Hampshire Industries, Inc., Lloyd E. Mitchell, Inc., Universal Refractories Company, J.H. France Refractories Co., The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, MCIC, Inc., Robert I. McCormick, Elizabeth McCormick, Patricia Schunk, CBS Corporation, General Electric Company, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Certainteed Corporation, International Paper Company, Bayer Cropscience, Inc., Cooper Industries, Inc., Pfizer, Inc., Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Foster Wheeler LLC, The Wallace & Gale Asbestos Settlement Trust, Crown, Cork and Seal Co., Inc., Georgia-Pacific, LLC, Koppers Company, Inc., Greene, Tweed & Co., Phelps Packing and Rubber Co., Paramount Packing & Rubber, Inc, Cleaver-Brooks, Inc., Tate Engineering Systems, Inc., Keeler/Door-Oliver Boiler Company and others
Plaintiff: John Dugger, Jr., Melody Natishin, Dana Buzgierski, Rana Sanchez, Matthew Dugger, Julia Dugger, To The Use of Sandra Dugger
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Lineberger et al v. CBS Corporation et al

Filed: December 7, 2016 as 1:2016cv00390
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: CBS Corporation, CNA Holdings, Inc., Cooper Industries, LLC, Durez Corporation, Eaton Corporation, General Cable Industries, Inc., General Electric Company, Georgia Pacific LLC, Gould Electronics, Inc., Graybar Electric Co, International Paper Company, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Occidental Chemical Corporation, Pfizer, Inc., Plastics Engineering Company, Rockwell Automation, Inc., Rogers Corporation, RSCC Wire & Cable, LLC, R.T. Vanderbilt Holding Company, Inc., Schnieder Electric USA, Inc., Sears, Roebuck and Co., Siemens Corp, Tarkett, Inc., Union Carbide Corporation, Vanderbilt Minerals, LLC
Plaintiff: Tommy William Lineberger, Marcella Wilson Lineberger
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Griffin et al v. Able Supply Company et al

Filed: December 7, 2016 as 5:2016cv00188
Court: Texas Eastern District Court
Cross Claimant: Day & Zimmermann Incorporated, Able Supply Company
Cross Defendant: Able Supply Company, CBS Corporation, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, General Electric Company, Lindola M Griffin, William Raymond Griffin, Jr, Red River Development Authority, Day & Zimmermann Incorporated
Defendant: Able Supply Company, A P Supply Company, CBS Corporation, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, Day & Zimmermann Incorporated, General Electric Company, Red River Development Authority, The Climatic Corporation
Plaintiff: William Raymond Griffin, Jr, Lindola M Griffin
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Beames v. General Electric Company et al

Filed: December 5, 2016 as 3:2016cv01979
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: General Electric Company, CBS Corporation, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Foster Wheeler, LLC, Crane Co
Plaintiff: James Beames
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

v. Crane Co. et al

Filed: December 5, 2016 as 3:2016cv01980
Court: Connecticut District Court
Cross Claimant: Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Crane Co., General Electric Company
Cross Defendant: CBS Corporation, Crane Co., Foster Wheeler, LLC, General Electric Company, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation
Defendant: Crane Co., General Electric Company, CBS Corporation, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Foster Wheeler, LLC
Plaintiff: James Beames
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability