General Electric Federal District Court Decisions

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)

McSwain v. Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, et al

Filed: June 26, 2017 as 1:2015cv00130
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Airgas USA, LLC, Aurora Pump, BW/IP Inc., CBS Corporation, Carboline Company, Crane Co., Crane Co. - Cochrane and Chapman Valve Co., Crane Co. - Chempump, Crosby Valve, Inc., Daniel International Corporation, Fisher Controls International, LLC., Flowserve Corporation - Anchor/Darling Valve Company, Flowserve Corporation - Byron Jackson Pump Company, Fluor Daniel, Inc., Fluor Daniel Services Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, General Electric Company, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Grinnell LLC, Ingersoll Rand Company, ITT Corporation, Linde LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Owens-Illinois, Inc., SEPCO Corporation, J.R. Clarkson Company, The Sherwin-Williams Company, Trane U.S. Inc., Uniroyal, Inc., United Conveyor Corporation and others
Plaintiff: Minerva McSwain
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER granting 311 Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice added Ivan A. Gustafson for General Electric Company. Signed by Magistrate Judge Dennis Howell on 06/26/17. (emw) Modified to change judge from Keesler to Howell on 6/26/2017 (emw). NEF regenerated.

McSwain v. Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, et al

Filed: June 14, 2017 as 1:2015cv00130
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Airgas USA, LLC, Aurora Pump, BW/IP Inc., CBS Corporation, Carboline Company, Crane Co., Crane Co. - Cochrane and Chapman Valve Co., Crane Co. - Chempump, Crosby Valve, Inc., Daniel International Corporation, Fisher Controls International, LLC., Flowserve Corporation - Anchor/Darling Valve Company, Flowserve Corporation - Byron Jackson Pump Company, Fluor Daniel, Inc., Fluor Daniel Services Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, General Electric Company, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Grinnell LLC, Ingersoll Rand Company, ITT Corporation, Linde LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Owens-Illinois, Inc., SEPCO Corporation, J.R. Clarkson Company, The Sherwin-Williams Company, Trane U.S. Inc., Uniroyal, Inc., United Conveyor Corporation and others
Plaintiff: Minerva McSwain
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER granting 303 Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice added Lisa White Shirley for Minerva McSwain. Signed by Magistrate Judge Dennis Howell on 6/14/17. (tob)

Roper et al v. BorgWarner Morse Tec Inc et al

Filed: June 14, 2017 as 2:2016cv01453
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: BorgWarner Morse Tec, Inc, Brand Insulations, Inc, CBS Corporation, Cleaver-Brooks, Inc, Crane Co., Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Fryer-Knowles Inc, General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc, Grinnell LLC, IMO Industries, Inc, Ingersoll-Rand Company, ITT Corporation, J.T. Thorpe and Son, Inc, Lone Star Industries, Inc, Metalclad Insulation, LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Saberhagen Holdings, Inc, SB Decking, Inc, Schneider Electric USA, Inc, Thomas Dee Engineering Co Inc, Thorpe Insulation Co, Trane US, Inc, Zurn Industries LLC
Plaintiff: William Roper, Carol Roper
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

STIPULATION AND ORDER re parties' 103 Stipulated Motion ; striking defendant Metalclad Insulation's 93 Motion for Summary Judgment ; Plaintiffs' claims against defendant Metalclad Insulation, LLC are dismissed with prejudice, signed by Judge Thomas S. Zilly. (SWT) (Metalclad Insulation, LLC terminated)

Roper et al v. BorgWarner Morse Tec Inc et al

Filed: June 13, 2017 as 2:2016cv01453
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: BorgWarner Morse Tec, Inc, Brand Insulations, Inc, CBS Corporation, Cleaver-Brooks, Inc, Crane Co., Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Fryer-Knowles Inc, General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc, Grinnell LLC, IMO Industries, Inc, Ingersoll-Rand Company, ITT Corporation, J.T. Thorpe and Son, Inc, Lone Star Industries, Inc, Metalclad Insulation, LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Saberhagen Holdings, Inc, SB Decking, Inc, Schneider Electric USA, Inc, Thomas Dee Engineering Co Inc, Thorpe Insulation Co, Trane US, Inc, Zurn Industries LLC
Plaintiff: William Roper, Carol Roper
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

STIPULATION AND ORDER for dismissal of Thomas Dee Engineering Co. Inc; re parties' 101 Stipulation, by Judge Thomas S. Zilly. (SWT) (Thomas Dee Engineering Co Inc terminated)

Standridge et al v. Alfa Laval, Inc. et al

Filed: June 7, 2017 as 3:2017cv03183
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Alfa Laval, Inc., Anchor Darling Valve Company, Armstrong International, Inc., ASCO VALVE, INC., Cleaver Brooks, a Division of Aqua-Chem, Inc., Crane Co., EATON HYDRAULICS, LLC, Fisher Controls International, LLC, Foster Wheeler, LLC, General Electric Company, Georgia-Pacific Corporation, Honeywell International, Inc. FKA Allied Signal Inc,m Individually and as Successor-in-Interest to the Bendix Corporation, IMO Industries Inc., Parker-Hannifin Corporation, Individually and as Successor-in-Interest to Sacomo Sierra and Sacomo Manufacturing Company, Tate Andale, Inc., The William Powell Company, Union Carbide Corporation, Valen Valve Corp, Viking Pump, Inc., Warren Pumps LLC, Weir Valve & Controls USA, Inc. Individually and as Parent Alter Ego and Successor-in-Interest to Atwood & Morrill Co., Inc., CBS Corporation, a Delaware Corporation, Formerly Known as Viacom Inc., Successor by Merger to CBS Corporation, a Pennsylvania Corporation, Formerly Known as Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Allied Fluid Products Corp. FKA Allied Packing & Supply, Inc.
Plaintiff: Roy Standridge, Cynthia Standridge
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER OF RECUSAL. Signed by Judge Maxine M. Chesney on 06/07/17. (mmclc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/7/2017)

Roper et al v. BorgWarner Morse Tec Inc et al

Filed: June 7, 2017 as 2:2016cv01453
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: BorgWarner Morse Tec, Inc, Brand Insulations, Inc, CBS Corporation, Cleaver-Brooks, Inc, Crane Co., Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Fryer-Knowles Inc, General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc, Grinnell LLC, IMO Industries, Inc, Ingersoll-Rand Company, ITT Corporation, J.T. Thorpe and Son, Inc, Lone Star Industries, Inc, Metalclad Insulation, LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Saberhagen Holdings, Inc, SB Decking, Inc, Schneider Electric USA, Inc, Thomas Dee Engineering Co Inc, Thorpe Insulation Co, Trane US, Inc, Zurn Industries LLC
Plaintiff: William Roper, Carol Roper
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

STIPULATION AND ORDER of Dismissal of Cleaver-Brooks, Inc. re parties' 96 Stipulation; Plaintiffs' claims in this matter against Defendant Cleaver-Brooks, Inc. are hereby dismissed with prejudice and without costs to either party, reserving to Plaintiffs their claims against all other parties, by Judge Thomas S. Zilly. (SWT) (Cleaver-Brooks, Inc. terminated)

Moore, Jr. et al v. Alcatel-Lucent USA, Inc. et al

Filed: June 6, 2017 as 1:2016cv00157
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: Alcatel-Lucent USA, Inc., AT&T Corp., Bayer Corporation, Cytec Engineered Materials Inc., Durez Corporation, Eaton Corporation, Ericsson, Inc., General Electric Company, Honeywell International Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Occidental Chemical Corporation, Pharmacia LLC, Phelps Dodge Industries, Inc., Plastics Engineering Company, Rockwell Automation, Inc., Rockwell Collins, Inc., Rogers Corporation, Rohm & Haas Company, Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Union Carbide Corporation
Plaintiff: Howard Milton Moore, Jr., Lena Moore
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER granting Parties' 154 Joint Motion to Dismiss, and Pltfs' claims against Defendant 3M Company a/k/a Minnesota Mining & Manufacturing Company are hereby DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. Signed by District Judge Martin Reidinger on 06/06/2017. (ejb)

Moore, Jr. et al v. Alcatel-Lucent USA, Inc. et al

Filed: June 1, 2017 as 1:2016cv00157
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: Alcatel-Lucent USA, Inc., AT&T Corp., Bayer Corporation, Cytec Engineered Materials Inc., Durez Corporation, Eaton Corporation, Ericsson, Inc., General Electric Company, Honeywell International Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Occidental Chemical Corporation, Pharmacia LLC, Phelps Dodge Industries, Inc., Plastics Engineering Company, Rockwell Automation, Inc., Rockwell Collins, Inc., Rogers Corporation, Rohm & Haas Company, Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Union Carbide Corporation
Plaintiff: Howard Milton Moore, Jr., Lena Moore
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER granting 151 Motion for Leave to Take the Continued Deposition of Plaintiff; and denying as moot 142 Motion for Protective Order. Signed by Magistrate Judge Dennis Howell on 6/1/2017. (ejb)

Roper et al v. BorgWarner Morse Tec Inc et al

Filed: June 1, 2017 as 2:2016cv01453
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: BorgWarner Morse Tec, Inc, Brand Insulations, Inc, CBS Corporation, Cleaver-Brooks, Inc, Crane Co., Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Fryer-Knowles Inc, General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc, Grinnell LLC, IMO Industries, Inc, Ingersoll-Rand Company, ITT Corporation, J.T. Thorpe and Son, Inc, Lone Star Industries, Inc, Metalclad Insulation, LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Saberhagen Holdings, Inc, SB Decking, Inc, Schneider Electric USA, Inc, Thomas Dee Engineering Co Inc, Thorpe Insulation Co, Trane US, Inc, Zurn Industries LLC
Plaintiff: William Roper, Carol Roper
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

STIPULATION AND ORDER of Dismissal of Defendant Zurn Industries, LLC re parties' 95 Stipulation ; All claims against Defendant ZURN INDUSTRIES, LLC are hereby dismissed without prejudice, and without costs to either party, by Judge Thomas S. Zilly. (Zurn Industries LLC terminated.) (SWT)

Roper et al v. BorgWarner Morse Tec Inc et al

Filed: May 25, 2017 as 2:2016cv01453
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: BorgWarner Morse Tec, Inc, Brand Insulations, Inc, CBS Corporation, Cleaver-Brooks, Inc, Crane Co., Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Fryer-Knowles Inc, General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc, Grinnell LLC, IMO Industries, Inc, Ingersoll-Rand Company, ITT Corporation, J.T. Thorpe and Son, Inc, Lone Star Industries, Inc, Metalclad Insulation, LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Saberhagen Holdings, Inc, SB Decking, Inc, Schneider Electric USA, Inc, Thomas Dee Engineering Co Inc, Thorpe Insulation Co, Trane US, Inc, Zurn Industries LLC
Plaintiff: William Roper, Carol Roper
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

STIPULATION AND ORDER re parties' 89 Stipulation of Dismissal as to Defendant J.T. Thorpe & Son, Inc.; Plaintiffs' claims against defendant J.T. Thorpe & Son, Inc. are dismissed without prejudice, reserving to plaintiffs their claims against all other parties, by Judge Thomas S. Zilly. (J.T. Thorpe and Son, Inc terminated.)(SWT)

Moore, Jr. et al v. Alcatel-Lucent USA, Inc. et al

Filed: May 17, 2017 as 1:2016cv00157
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: Alcatel-Lucent USA, Inc., AT&T Corp., Bayer Corporation, Cytec Engineered Materials Inc., Durez Corporation, Eaton Corporation, Ericsson, Inc., General Electric Company, Honeywell International Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Occidental Chemical Corporation, Pharmacia LLC, Phelps Dodge Industries, Inc., Plastics Engineering Company, Rockwell Automation, Inc., Rockwell Collins, Inc., Rogers Corporation, Rohm & Haas Company, Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Union Carbide Corporation
Plaintiff: Howard Milton Moore, Jr., Lena Moore
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER that Defendants' are hereby directed torespond to Plaintiffs' Motion for Leave to Take the Continued Deposition of Plaintiff Howard Moore (#151) on or before May 19, 2017. The Plaintiffs will be allowed to reply to Defendants response on or before May 23, 2017 (plus an additional 3 days if served by mail). Signed by Magistrate Judge Dennis Howell on 05/17/17. (emw)

David Bennett et al v. Air and Liquid Systems Corporation et al

Filed: May 10, 2017 as 2:2017cv02099
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Air and Liquid Systems Corporation, Armstrong International, Inc., CBS Corporation, Certainteed, Corp., Cleaver-Brooks Inc, Crane Co, Does, FMC Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Grinnell LLC, IMO Industries Co., ITT Industries Inc, Union Carbide Corp., Warren Pumps, LLC
Plaintiff: David Paul Bennett, Naomi Bennett
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

(IN CHAMBERS) ORDER REMANDING CIVIL ACTION TO SUPERIOR COURT by Judge R. Gary Klausner. Upon review of Defendant's Notice of Removal and Plaintiffs' Complaint, the Court remands this action on the ground that it was removed improvidently and without jurisdiction. Made JS-6 (pso)

United States of America, et al v. Abex Aerospace et al

Filed: May 10, 2017 as 2:2016cv02696
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: L.A. Supply Company, dba Label House, ABM CMS, Inc., Abex Aerospace, Air Conditioning Company, Inc., Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., Aircraft Cylinder and Turbine, Inc., Alcoa Inc., Allen Foam Corporation, Allen L Bender, Inc., Alpha Therapeutic Corporation, Anzon Company, Applied Micro Circuits Corporation, Appropriate Technologies II, Inc., Arlon Products Inc., Armor All Products Corporation, Arrowhead Brass Products, Inc, Astro Aluminum Treating Co. Inc., Atlantic Richfield Company, Avery Dennison Corporation, BASF Corporation, BC Laboratories, Inc., BP Amoco Chemical Company, Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Bell Industries, Inc., Betterbilt Chemicals, Boeing Satellite Systems, Inc., Bonanza Aluminum Corp., Bourns, Inc., Bowen Printing, Inc., Broadway Stores, Inc., Building Materials Corporation of America GAF, Burke Street LLC and others
Plaintiff: State of California, United States of America
Nature of Suit: Environmental Matters

ORDER RE: DISMISSAL ANDRETENTION OFJURISDICTION by Judge George H. Wu, re Stipulation to Dismiss Case 44 . Case Terminated. Made JS-6. (mrgo)

Wayne Yocum et al v. CBS Corporation et al

Filed: May 1, 2017 as 2:2017cv01061
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: CBS Corporation, Does, Foster Wheeler LLC, General Electric Company, IMO Industries Inc., SYD Carpenter, Marine Contractor, Inc.
Plaintiff: Tina Yocum, Wayne Yocum
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

MINUTES (IN CHAMBERS) by Judge S. James Otero: ORDER DENYING PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO REMAND 24 . (SEE DOCUMENT FOR OTHER SPECIFICS). The scheduling conferenceset for Monday, June 26, 2017 remains set. (lc)

Arbogast et al v. Georgia-Pacific, LLC et al

Filed: April 25, 2017 as 1:2014cv04049
Court: Maryland District Court
Cross Claimant: Crane Co., Honeywell International, Inc.
Cross Defendant: Crane Co., A.W. Chesterton Company, Borgwarner Morse Tec, Inc., CBS Corporation of Delaware, Certainteed Corporation, Cooper Industries, LLC, Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc., Eaton Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Foster Wheeler, LLC., General Electric Company, Georgia-Pacific, LLC, Greene, Tweed & Co., Inc., Honeywell International, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, International Paper Company, MCIC, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Old Orchard Industrial Corp., Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Sepco Corporation, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Union Carbide Corporation, Uniroyal Holding, Inc., Wallace and Gale Asbestos Settlement Trust
Defendant: A.W. Chesterton Company, Borgwarner Morse Tec, Inc., CBS Corporation of Delaware, Certainteed Corporation, Cooper Industries, LLC, Crane Co., Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc., Eaton Corporation, Foster Wheeler, LLC., Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, General Electric Company, Georgia-Pacific, LLC, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Greene, Tweed & Co., Inc., Honeywell International, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, International Paper Company, MCIC, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Old Orchard Industrial Corp., Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Sepco Corporation, Union Carbide Corporation, Uniroyal Holding, Inc., Wallace and Gale Asbestos Settlement Trust
Plaintiff: Charles Lemuel Arbogast, Jr., Barbara Arbogast
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

MEMORANDUM. Signed by Judge James K. Bredar on 4/24/2017. (bmhs, Deputy Clerk)

Lineberger et al v. CBS Corporation et al

Filed: April 13, 2017 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

ORDER granting 115 Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice, added Sabrina G. Stone for Tommy William Lineberger, Marcella Wilson Lineberger. Signed by Magistrate Judge Dennis Howell on 4/13/17. (ejb)

BRG HARRISON LOFTS URBAN RENEWAL LLC v. GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY et al

Filed: April 3, 2017 as 2:2016cv06577
Court: New Jersey District Court
Defendant: GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, ENVIRONMENTAL WASTE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES, LLC, ACCREDITED ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Plaintiff: BRG HARRISON LOFTS URBAN RENEWAL LLC
Nature of Suit: Environmental Matters

OPINION AND ORDER denying Defendants 20 Motion to Dismiss. Signed by Judge Stanley R. Chesler on 04/03/2017. (ek)

John Hukkanen, et al v. Air and Liquid Systems Corporation, et al

Filed: March 31, 2017 as 2:2017cv02227
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Air and Liquid Systems Corporation, Albay Construction Co., Allied Fluid Products Corp., Allied Packing and Supply, Inc., Atlantic Richfield Company, Aurora Pump Company, BW/IP, Inc., Blackmer Pump Company, Borgwarner Morse Tec LLC, Broadspectrum Downstream Services, Inc., CBS Corporation, CLA-VAL Co., Chevron U.S.A. Inc., ConocoPhillips Company, Crane Co., Crosby Valve, LLC, Dillingham Construction Corporation, Dillingham Construction, N.A., Inc., Does, Elliott Company, Flowserve US Inc., Fluor Constructors International, Inc., Fluor Corporation, Fluor Daniel Engineers and Constructors, Ltd., Fluor Enterprises, Inc., Fluor International, Inc., Foster Wheeler, LLC, Gardner Denver, Inc., General Electric Company, Genuine Parts Company, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Honeywell International Inc. and others
Movant: Pneumo Abex LLC
Plaintiff: John Hukkanen, Mary Hukkanen
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

MINUTES (IN CHAMBERS): ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART Plaintiffs Ex Parte Application to Remand and for an Award of Costs Incurred against Defendant Foster Wheeler LLC and Its Counsel, Hugo Parker, LLP 86 by Judge John F. Walter: Plaintiffs Application is GRANTED in part and DENIED inpart. Plaintiffs request to remand is GRANTED, and this action is REMANDED to Los Angeles Superior Court. Plaintiffs request for sanctions is DENIED. (MD JS-6. Case Terminated.) (jp)

MacQueen v. Union Carbide Corporation et al

Filed: March 31, 2017 as 1:2013cv00831
Court: Delaware District Court
Cross Claimant: General Electric Company, IMO Industries Inc., Hyde Windlass Company
Cross Defendant: General Electric Company, 3M Company, Acme Engineering & Manufacturing, Aerco International Inc., American Engineering Co., American Standard Inc., Atlas Fluid Controls Corp., Aurora Pump Company, Automatic Switch Company, Barksdale Inc., Borg-Warner Corporation, Buffalo Pumps Inc., CBS Corporation, CLA-VAL Co., Cameron International Corporation, Carrier Corporation, Cleaver-Brooks Inc., Combination Pump & Valve, Crane Co., Diamond Power International Inc., Dover Corporation, Walter H. Eagan, Eaton Corporation, Electrolux Corporation, Elliott Company, Enpro Industries Inc., Ericsson Inc., Gardner Denver Inc., Goulds Pumps Inc., Huntington Ingalls Industries, Hyde Windlass Company, IMO Industries Inc. and others
Defendant: Union Carbide Corporation, Acme Engineering & Manufacturing, Aerco International Inc., American Engineering Co., American Standard Inc., Atlas Fluid Controls Corp., Aurora Pump Company, Automatic Switch Company, Barksdale Inc., Borg-Warner Corporation, Buffalo Pumps Inc., Cameron International Corporation, Carrier Corporation, CBS Corporation, CLA-VAL Co., Cleaver-Brooks Inc., Combination Pump & Valve, Crane Co., Dover Corporation, Diamond Power International Inc., Eaton Corporation, Electrolux Corporation, Elliott Company, Enpro Industries Inc., Ericsson Inc., Gardner Denver Inc., General Electric Company, Goulds Pumps Inc., Huntington Ingalls Industries, Hyde Windlass Company, IMO Industries Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company and others
Plaintiff: Marguerite MacQueen
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

MEMORANDUM ORDER ADOPTING 612 REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS granting 444 Defendant Crane Co.'s Motion for Summary Judgment as to all counts/claims except for Count VII of plaintiff's fourth amended complaint ; granting 460 Defendant Warren Pump LLC's Motion for Summary Judgment. Signed by Judge Sue L. Robinson on 3/31/2017. (nmfn)