General Electric Federal Litigation Filings

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Filed: May 25, 2017 as 3:2017cv05397
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Plaintiff: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Nature of Suit: Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

David Bennett, et al v. Air and Liquid Systems Corp, et al

Filed: May 19, 2017 as 17-55718
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Defendant: ARMSTRONG INTERNATIONAL, INC., CBS CORPORATION, A Delaware Corp, successor-by-merger to CBS Corp. A Pennsylvania, FKA Viacom, Inc., FKA Westinghouse Electric Corp, CERTAINTEED, CORP., CLEAVER-BROOKS INC, CRANE CO, FOSTER WHEELER ENERGY CORPORATION, FMC CORPORATION, Individually and as Successor to Northern Pump Company, Coffin, Chicago Pump Company, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, GOULDS PUMPS, INC., GRINNELL LLC, sued individually and as successor in interest to Grinnellfir Protection Systems Company, Inc, FKA Grinnell Corporation, IMO INDUSTRIES CO., individually and as successor in interest to Delaval Steam Turbine Co., ITT INDUSTRIES INC, individually and as successor to Bell and Gossett Company, UNION CARBIDE CORP., WARREN PUMPS, LLC, DOES, 1-500, inclusive
Defendant - Appellant: AIR AND LIQUID SYSTEMS CORPORATION, successor by merger to Buffalo Pumps, Inc., AKA Buffalo Pumps, Inc.
Plaintiff - Appellee: DAVID PAUL BENNETT, NAOMI BENNETT

Isell Witherspoon v. GE

Filed: May 17, 2017 as 17-3515
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
Defendant - Appellee: GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
Plaintiff - Appellant: ISELL WITHERSPOON

Lathrop et al v. Air & Fluid Corp. et al

Filed: May 16, 2017 as 3:2017cv00799
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: Air & Fluid Corp., CBS Corp., Crane Co., Elliott Turbomachinery Co., Inc., Foster Wheeler LLC, General Electric Company
Plaintiff: Douglas Lathrop, Donna Lathrop
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Hardy v. Crane Co. et al

Filed: May 10, 2017 as 1:2017cv10826
Court: Massachusetts District Court
Cross Claimant: Union Carbide Corp., Bayer Cropscience, Inc., Metropolitan Life Ins. Co.
Cross Defendant: Union Carbide Corp., A. W. Chesterton Co., Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Armstrong International, Inc., Atwood & Morrill Co., Inc., Aurora Pump, BW/IP, Inc., Bayer Cropscience, Inc., Borg Warner Corporation, Burnham Corporation, CBS Corporation, Carrier Corporation, Certainteed Corp., Cleaver Brooks, Crane Co., Dezurik, Inc., Eckel Industries Inc, FMC Corporation, Flowserve US Inc., Ford Motor Co., General Electric Co., Georgia Pacific Corporation, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Greene, Tweed & Co., Inc., H.B. Smith Co., Inc., Honeywell International Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Industrial Holdings Corporation, Ingersoll Rand Company, Metropolitan Life Ins. Co., Morse TEC Inc. and others
Defendant: Crane Co., Flowserve US Inc., A. W. Chesterton Co., Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Armstrong International, Inc., Atwood & Morrill Co., Inc., Aurora Pump, Bayer Cropscience, Inc., Borg Warner Corporation, Morse TEC Inc., Burnham Corporation, BW/IP, Inc., Carrier Corporation, CBS Corporation, Certainteed Corp., Cleaver Brooks, Dezurik, Inc., Eckel Industries Inc, FMC Corporation, Ford Motor Co., General Electric Co., Georgia Pacific Corporation, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Greene, Tweed & Co., Inc., H.B. Smith Co., Inc., Honeywell International Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Industrial Holdings Corporation, Ingersoll Rand Company, Metropolitan Life Ins. Co., Nash Engineering Company (The) and others
Plaintiff: Charles Hardy
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Federal Insurance Company v. General Electric Company

Filed: May 10, 2017 as 5:2017cv00206
Court: Florida Middle District Court
Defendant: General Electric Company
Plaintiff: Federal Insurance Company
Nature of Suit: Insurance

Hardy v. General Electric Company

Filed: May 10, 2017 as 1:2017cv10828
Court: Massachusetts District Court
Defendant: General Electric Company
Plaintiff: Charles Hardy
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Talbot v. Electric Insurance Company et al

Filed: May 9, 2017 as 3:2017cv00299
Court: Louisiana Middle District Court
Defendant: Electric Insurance Company, General Electric Company, Jacob Staples
Plaintiff: James L Talbot
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle

Mikelsen et al v. AIR & LIQUID SYSTEMS CORPORATION, individually and as successor-in-interest to BUFFALO PUMPS et al

Filed: May 4, 2017 as 2:2017cv00700
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Asbestos Corp., Ltd, CBS Corporation, Crane Co., Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps (IPG), Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Saberhagen Holdings, Inc., The William Powell Company, Uniroyal, Inc., Warren Pumps, LLC, Weir Valves & Controls USA, Inc.
Plaintiff: Alice Mikelsen, Susan Page
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Acuity A Mutual Insurance Company et al v. General Electric Company et al

Filed: May 4, 2017 as 2:2017cv00642
Court: Wisconsin Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Electric Company, Electric Insurance Company
Plaintiff: Acuity A Mutual Insurance Company, Christine Broncatti
Nature of Suit: Property Damage Product Liability

Lewis v. Duffy et al

Filed: May 3, 2017 as 2:2017cv00934
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Jennifer Duffy, Sacramento District Attorney's Office, County of Sacramento, State of California, Golden State Finance Authority, Sacramento Department of Justice, Child Protective Services, Sacramento Sheriff's Department, NBC Universal, General Electric, City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Monica Williams
Plaintiff: Derrick Jerome Lewis
Nature of Suit: Assault, Libel, and Slander

MILLS v. GENERAL ELECTRIC CO.

Filed: April 27, 2017 as 1:2017cv00105
Court: Pennsylvania Western District Court
Defendant: GENERAL ELECTRIC CO.
Plaintiff: DOUGLAS MILLS
Nature of Suit: Americans with Disabilities - Employment

Morgan v. Huntington Ingalls Incorporated f/k/a Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, Inc. et al

Filed: April 27, 2017 as 3:2017cv00269
Court: Louisiana Middle District Court
Defendant: Aecom Energy and Construction, Inc., Aerojet - General Corporation, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., American Employers Insurance Company, American Motorists Insurance Company, Anco Insulations, Inc., BASF Corporation, Barnard and Burk, Inc., Bayer CropScience, Inc., Bechtel Corporation, Bechtel Power Corporation, Albert L Bossier, Jr., Ray Brooks, CBS Corporation, CF Industries Nitrogen, LLC, Chevron Oronite Company, LLC, Chevron U.S.A., Inc., Construction Optimization Engineers, Inc., Continental Insurance Company, Rawlin Delaughter, Dow Chemical Company, EPEC Oil Company, Eagle, Inc., El Paso Energy E.S.T. Company, Employers Insurance Company of Wausau, Entergy Corporation, Entergy Louisiana, LLC, Entergy New Orleans, Inc., Exxon Mobil Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Freeport Sulphur Company, J. Melton Garrett and others
Notice Only: Thomas L. Cougill
Plaintiff: Curtis D Morgan
ThirdParty Defendant: Gulf Engineering Company, LLC, Lou-Con Inc., Zurich American Insurance Company
ThirdParty Plaintiff: Entergy Corporation, Entergy Louisiana, LLC, Entergy New Orleans, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Chroniger et al v. ABB, INC. et al

Filed: April 25, 2017 as 1:2017cv00466
Court: Delaware District Court
Cross Claimant: Union Carbide Corporation, Siemens Industry, Inc., Flowserve US, Inc., Cleaver Brooks Company, Inc., A.O. Smith Corporation, Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Pfizer Inc
Cross Defendant: Union Carbide Corporation, A.O. Smith Corporation, ABB, INC., Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, American Biltrite Inc., Anchor/Darling Valve Company, Aurora Pump Company, BW/IP International, INC, Blackmer, Burnham LLC, CBS Corporation, Carrier Corporation, Darlene Chroniger, James R. Chroniger, Cleaver Brooks Company, Inc., Crane Co., Crosby Valve Inc., ECR International, Inc., Eaton Corporation, Flowserve US, Inc., Foster Wheeler Corporation, General Electric Company, Georgia-Pacific LLC, Gould Electronics, Inc., Goulds Pumps, LLC, IMO Industries, Inc., ITT Industries Inc, Keeler-Dorr-Oliver Boiler Company, Kohler Co., Leviton Manufacturing Co. Inc., Pfizer Inc, Rockwell Automation, Inc. and others
Defendant: ABB, INC., A.O. Smith Corporation, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, American Biltrite Inc., Aurora Pump Company, Blackmer, Burnham LLC, BW/IP International, INC, Carrier Corporation, CBS Corporation, Cleaver Brooks Company, Inc., Crane Co., Crosby Valve Inc., Eaton Corporation, ECR International, Inc., Flowserve US, Inc., Foster Wheeler Corporation, General Electric Company, Gould Electronics, Inc., Georgia-Pacific LLC, Goulds Pumps, LLC, IMO Industries, Inc., ITT Industries Inc, Keeler-Dorr-Oliver Boiler Company, Kohler Co., Leviton Manufacturing Co. Inc., Pfizer Inc, Rockwell Automation, Inc., Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Siemens Industry, Inc., The Fairbanks Company, The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and others
Plaintiff: James R. Chroniger, Darlene Chroniger
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Krause v. General Electric Company

Filed: April 24, 2017 as 4:2017cv00222
Court: Oklahoma Northern District Court
Defendant: General Electric Company
Plaintiff: Randall S Krause
Nature of Suit: Environmental Matters

WALKER v. GENERAL ELECTRIC CORPORATION

Filed: April 21, 2017 as 2:2017cv00520
Court: Pennsylvania Western District Court
Defendant: GENERAL ELECTRIC CORPORATION
Plaintiff: JESSE WALKER
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

DeGuzman et al v. Crane Co. et al

Filed: April 21, 2017 as 3:2017cv02228
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Crane Co., Allied Fluid Products Corp., Armstrong International, Inc., Asco Valves, Inc., Automatic Switch Company, Inc., Baldor Electric Company, Cleaver Brooks, a Division of Aqua-Chem, Inc., Eaton Hydraulics, LLC, General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Honeywell International, Inc., IMO Industries Inc., Kunkle Industries Inc., M. Slayen and Associates, Inc., Parker Hannifin Corporation, Reliance Electric Company, Roper Pump Company, Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Siemens Industry, Inc., Tate Andale, Inc., The William Powell Company, Tuthill Corporation, Union Carbide Corporation, Velan Valve Corp., Viking Pump, Inc., Warren Pumps, LLC, Ruggles-Klingemann Manufacturing Co., Alfa Laval, Inc., CBS Corporation, McWane, Inc., Cleaver-Brooks, Inc., Pentair Valves & Controls, LLC and others
Plaintiff: Jaime DeGuzman, Loida DeGuzman
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Woodard v. A.H. Bennett Company et al

Filed: April 19, 2017 as 3:2017cv00079
Court: North Dakota District Court
Defendant: A.H. Bennett Company, A.L. Crump and Company, Inc., A.W. Chesterton Company, A.W. Kuettel & Sons, Inc., Advocate Asbestos Mines, Ltd., American Standard, Inc., Asbestos Corporation, Ltd., Atlas Turner, Inc., Bayer Cropscience, Inc., Bell & Gossett, Bell Asbestos Mines, Ltd., Building Sprinkler Company, Inc., CBS Corporation, Calaveras Asbestos Mines, CertainTeed Corporation, Chevron U.S.A., Inc., Chicago Wilcox Manufacturing Company, Cleaver-Brooks, Crane Company, Crane Packing Company, Crown Cork & Seal Company, Inc., Elliott Turbomachinery Company, Inc., Ericsson, Inc., Essex Group, Inc., F & C Supply, Inc., Fargo-Moorhead Insulation Company, Foster Products Corporation, Foster Wheeler Corporation, General Electric Company, General Refractories Company, Georgia-Pacific Corp., Goodrich Corporation and others
Plaintiff: Dannis B. Woodard
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

Sacon v. Air & Liquid Systems Corporation et al

Filed: April 17, 2017 as 1:2017cv21429
Court: Florida Southern District Court
Defendant: Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, CBS Corporation, Crane Company, The Darcoid Company, Incorporated, Georgia-Pacific LLC, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Elliott Turbomachinery Company, Inc., FMC Corporation, General Electric Corporation, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Goodrich Corporation, Green, Tweed, & Co., Inc., Hopeman Brothers, Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, International Paper Company, Union Carbide Corporation, Warren Pumps, LLC
Plaintiff: Lionel Sacon
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

FEND v. ALLEN-BRADLEY COMPANY et al

Filed: April 13, 2017 as 2:2017cv01701
Court: Pennsylvania Eastern District Court
Cross Claimant: ROLLS ROYCE CORPORATION, CLEAVER-BROOKS, INC., GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, MINNESOTA MINING AND MANUFACTURING, CBS CORPORATION, LOCKHEED MARTIN, CRANE CO., ALLEN-BRADLEY COMPANY, HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL
Cross Defendant: ALLEN-BRADLEY COMPANY, AURORA PUMP, BELL HELICOPTERS, BF GOODRICH COMPANY, BORG-WARNER CORPORATION, BUFFALO PUMPS, INC., CBS CORPORATION, CLARK CONTROLLER CO., CLEAVER-BROOKS, INC., CRANE CO., CROUSE-HINDS, DANA CORPORATION, EATON CORPORATION, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, GOODYEAR AEROSPACE CORPORATION, GOODYEAR TIRE AND RUBBER CO., GOULDS PUMPS INC., HONEYWELL INC., HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL, HUNTINGTON INGALLS INDUSTRIES, INGERSOLL-RAND COMPANY, LOCKHEED MARTIN, MINNESOTA MINING AND MANUFACTURING, MSA, NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORPORATION, PNEUMO ABEX LLC, PRATT & WHITNEY, THE BOEING COMPANY, ROLLS ROYCE CORPORATION
Defendant: ALLEN-BRADLEY COMPANY, AURORA PUMP, BELL HELICOPTERS, BF GOODRICH COMPANY, BORG-WARNER CORPORATION, BUFFALO PUMPS, INC., CBS CORPORATION, CLARK CONTROLLER CO., CLEAVER-BROOKS, INC., CRANE CO., CROUSE-HINDS, DANA CORPORATION, EATON CORPORATION, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, GOODYEAR TIRE AND RUBBER CO., GOULDS PUMPS INC., GOODYEAR AEROSPACE CORPORATION, HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL, HONEYWELL INC., HUNTINGTON INGALLS INDUSTRIES, INGERSOLL-RAND COMPANY, LOCKHEED MARTIN, MINNESOTA MINING AND MANUFACTURING, MSA, NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORPORATION, PNEUMO ABEX LLC, PRATT & WHITNEY, ROLLS ROYCE CORPORATION, THE BOEING COMPANY
Plaintiff: JANE FEND
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability