General Electric Federal District Court Decisions

Powell v. Brown et al

Filed: July 25, 2017 as 6:2017cv00528
Court: Florida Middle District Court
Defendant: Wanda Leigh Brown, C. David Brown, II, C. David Brown, II, P.A., Robert Franklin Mallet, Robert Franklin Mallet, LLC, Douglas E. Starcher, Douglas E. Starcher, P.A., Broad and Cassel, P.A., J. Gary Miller, Miller Johnson Law, P.L., Jeffrey P. Milhausen, Angela D. Shaw, Morris E. Osborn, State of Florida, Department of Transportation, Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority, ISAOA, Ira William "B McCollum, Scott Maxwell, Orlando Sentinel Communications Company, LLC, A.H.Belo Corporation, John Ellis Bush, George Walker Bush, William Jefferson Clinton, George H.W. Bush, Shutts and Bowen, Kurt O'Brien, GE Real Estate Corp, Simply Self Storage, LLC, OB Companies, LLC, OB Development CO., LLC. ISAOA, OB Managemnet Services, Inc., ISAOA, O.B. Management Services, Inc., General Electric Company and others
Plaintiff: Pamela Powell
Nature of Suit: Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations

ORDER -- The Complaint (Doc. 1) is DISMISSED as an impermissible shotgun pleading. If Plaintiff chooses to pursue her claims, she may file an amended complaint or before Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Plaintiff's Request for Recusal (see Doc. 7, p. 7) is DENIED. Signed by Judge Roy B. Dalton, Jr. on 7/25/2017. (VMF)

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

Filed: July 21, 2017 as 1:2016cv00607
Court: Delaware District Court
Cross Claimant: Honeywell International Inc., FMC Corporation, Pfizer, Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Pneumo Abex LLC, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Maremont Corporation, Viking Pump, Inc.
Cross Defendant: Honeywell International Inc., Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Aurora Pump Company, BorgWarner Morse TEC LLC, CBS Corporation, Crane Co., FMC Corporation, General Electric Company, IMO Industries, Inc., Maremont Corporation, Parker-Hannifin Corporation, Pfizer, Inc., Pneumo Abex LLC, Viking Pump, Inc., Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., Warren Pumps LLC
Defendant: Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Aurora Pump Company, BorgWarner Morse TEC LLC, CBS Corporation, Crane Co., FMC Corporation, General Electric Company, Honeywell International Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Maremont Corporation, Parker-Hannifin Corporation, Pfizer, Inc., Pneumo Abex LLC, Viking Pump, Inc., Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., Warren Pumps LLC
Plaintiff: Harold Haynes, Judy Haynes
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

REPORT RECOMMENDATIONS granting 100 MOTION for Summary Judgment, 107 MOTION for Summary Judgment, 98 MOTION for Summary Judgment, 96 MOTION for Summary Judgment, 94 MOTION for Summary Judgment, 88 MOTION for Summary Judg ment, 92 MOTION for Summary Judgment. Please note that when filing Objections pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 72(b)(2), briefing consists solely of the Objections (no longer than ten (10) pages) and the Response to the…

Haskins et al v. 3M Company et al

Filed: July 21, 2017 as 2:2015cv02086
Court: South Carolina District Court
Defendant: 3M Company, AW Chesterton Company, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Carrier Corporation, CBS Corporation, Charleston Rubber & Gasket Co Inc, Crane Co, Crown Cork & Seal Company USA Inc, Dana Companies LLC, Fmc Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Gardner Denver Inc, General Electric Company, Goodrich Corporation, Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, The, Honeywell International Inc, IMO Industries Inc, Ingersoll Rand Company, John Crane Inc, Leslie Controls Inc, McNally Industries Inc, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Mine Safety Appliances Company, Owens-Illinois Inc, Nash Engineering Company, The, Sepco Corporation, Union Carbide Corporation, Uniroyal Inc, Warren Pumps Inc, Weir Valves and Controls USA Inc
Plaintiff: John E Haskins, Mary L Haskins
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

SUPPLEMENTAL ORDER re 211 Order on Motion to Exclude Signed by Honorable David C Norton on July 21, 2017. (rweh, )

Chesher et al v. 3M Company et al

Filed: July 21, 2017 as 3:2015cv02123
Court: South Carolina District Court
Defendant: 3M Company, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Alfa Laval Inc, AW Chesterton Company, BW/IP Inc, Carrier Corporation, CBS Corporation, Circor Instrumentation Technologies Inc, Cleaver Brooks Inc, Crane Co, Elliott Company, Flowserve Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Foster Wheeler LLC, General Electric Company, IMO Industries Inc, Ingersoll-Rand Company, Parker-Hannifin Corporation, Spirax Sarco Inc, Union Carbide Corporation, Velan Valve Corporation, Verizon Communications Inc, Viad Corporation, Warren Pumps LLC, York International Corporation
Plaintiff: James Willson Chesher, Cheryl Ann Chesher
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

SUPPLEMENTAL ORDER re 308 Order on Motion in Limine Signed by Honorable David C Norton on July 21, 2017. (rweh, )

Hines v. Experian Information Solutions Inc et al

Filed: July 19, 2017 as 2:2016cv00881
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: Experian Information Solutions Inc, General Electric Capital Corporation (GE Capital Bank), Synchrony Financial
Plaintiff: Daniel Hines
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

MINUTE ORDER granting parties' 30 Stipulated Motion to Continue Trial Date : Jury Trial is set for 1/22/2018 ; Discovery completed by 9/27/2017, Dispositive motions due by 11/2/2017, Motions in Limine due by 12/21/2017, Pretrial Order due by 1/5/2018, Trial briefs/Proposed voir dire/jury instructions due by 1/5/2018, Pretrial Conference set for 1/12/2018 at 10:00 AM. Authorized by Judge Thomas S. Zilly. (SWT)

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

Filed: July 17, 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 AND ORDER denying 598 Motion in Limine. Signed by Judge James K. Bredar on 7/17/2017. (kw2s, Deputy Clerk)

Rockman et al v. Union Carbide Corporation et al

Filed: July 17, 2017 as 1:2016cv01169
Court: Maryland District Court
Cross Claimant: Georgia-Pacific, LLC, Union Carbide Corporation
Cross Defendant: Kaiser Gypsum Company, Inc., Union Carbide Corporation, Georgia-Pacific, LLC
Defendant: Union Carbide Corporation, Kaiser Gypsum Company, Inc., Georgia-Pacific, LLC
Plaintiff: Jeffrey Rockman, Sonja Rockman
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge Richard D. Bennett on 7/17/2017. (kw2s, Deputy Clerk)

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

Filed: July 14, 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 granting 52 Motion to Consolidate Cases; 16-CV-06577-SRC-CLW and 17-CV-01584-JMV-JBC are hereby consolidated into 16-CV-06577-SRC-CLW, with all subsequent filings to be filed only in 16-CV-06577-SRC-CLW and 17-CV-01584-JMV-JBC to be closed, and the Clerk is directed to edit the dockets to reflect the same, etc. Signed by Magistrate Judge Cathy L. Waldor on 07/14/2017. (ek)

Patricia Carroll et al v. John Crane, Inc.

Filed: July 14, 2017 as 3:2015cv00373
Court: Wisconsin Western District Court
Cross Claimant: Warren Pumps, LLC, John Crane, Inc.
Cross Defendant: A. W. Chesterton Company, ABB, Inc., Alfa Laval, Inc., Armstrong International, Inc., CBS Corporation, Chicago Pneumatic Tool Company, LLC, Crane Co., Crosby Valve, Inc., FMC Corporation, Flowserve US, Inc., General Electric Company, Hopeman Brothers, Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Jergunson Gage & Valve Company, John Crane, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Pfizer Inc., The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, The William Powell Company, Union Carbide Corporation, Velan Valve Corporation, Weir Valves & Controls USA, Inc., Warren Pumps, LLC
Defendant: ABB, Inc., Alfa Laval, Inc., Armstrong International, Inc., A. W. Chesterton Company, CBS Corporation, Chicago Pneumatic Tool Company, LLC, Crane Co., Crosby Valve, Inc., Flowserve US, Inc., FMC Corporation, General Electric Company, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Hopeman Brothers, Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Jergunson Gage & Valve Company, John Crane, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Pfizer Inc., Union Carbide Corporation, Velan Valve Corporation, Warren Pumps, LLC, Weir Valves & Controls USA, Inc., The William Powell Company
Plaintiff: Ronald K. Carroll, Patricia L. Carroll
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER on July 14th hearing. Signed by District Judge William M. Conley on 7/14/2017. (kc)

Patricia Carroll et al v. ABB, Inc. et al

Filed: July 13, 2017 as 3:2015cv00373
Court: Wisconsin Western District Court
Cross Claimant: Warren Pumps, LLC, John Crane, Inc.
Cross Defendant: A. W. Chesterton Company, ABB, Inc., Alfa Laval, Inc., Armstrong International, Inc., CBS Corporation, Chicago Pneumatic Tool Company, LLC, Crane Co., Crosby Valve, Inc., FMC Corporation, Flowserve US, Inc., General Electric Company, Hopeman Brothers, Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Jergunson Gage & Valve Company, John Crane, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Pfizer Inc., The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, The William Powell Company, Union Carbide Corporation, Velan Valve Corporation, Weir Valves & Controls USA, Inc., Warren Pumps, LLC
Defendant: ABB, Inc., Alfa Laval, Inc., Armstrong International, Inc., A. W. Chesterton Company, CBS Corporation, Chicago Pneumatic Tool Company, LLC, Crane Co., Crosby Valve, Inc., Flowserve US, Inc., FMC Corporation, General Electric Company, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Hopeman Brothers, Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Jergunson Gage & Valve Company, John Crane, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Pfizer Inc., Union Carbide Corporation, Velan Valve Corporation, Warren Pumps, LLC, Weir Valves & Controls USA, Inc., The William Powell Company
Plaintiff: Ronald K. Carroll, Patricia L. Carroll
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER on July 13th hearing. Signed by District Judge William M. Conley on 07/13/2017. (mfh)

Patricia Carroll et al v. ABB, Inc. et al

Filed: July 7, 2017 as 3:2015cv00373
Court: Wisconsin Western District Court
Cross Claimant: Warren Pumps, LLC, John Crane, Inc.
Cross Defendant: A. W. Chesterton Company, ABB, Inc., Alfa Laval, Inc., Armstrong International, Inc., CBS Corporation, Chicago Pneumatic Tool Company, LLC, Crane Co., Crosby Valve, Inc., FMC Corporation, Flowserve US, Inc., General Electric Company, Hopeman Brothers, Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Jergunson Gage & Valve Company, John Crane, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Pfizer Inc., The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, The William Powell Company, Union Carbide Corporation, Velan Valve Corporation, Weir Valves & Controls USA, Inc., Warren Pumps, LLC
Defendant: ABB, Inc., Alfa Laval, Inc., Armstrong International, Inc., A. W. Chesterton Company, CBS Corporation, Chicago Pneumatic Tool Company, LLC, Crane Co., Crosby Valve, Inc., Flowserve US, Inc., FMC Corporation, General Electric Company, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Hopeman Brothers, Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Jergunson Gage & Valve Company, John Crane, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Pfizer Inc., Union Carbide Corporation, Velan Valve Corporation, Warren Pumps, LLC, Weir Valves & Controls USA, Inc., The William Powell Company
Plaintiff: Ronald K. Carroll, Patricia L. Carroll
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER on the parties' motions in limine. Signed by District Judge William M. Conley on 7/7/2017. (kc)

General Electric Capital Corporation et al v. Nebraska Investment Finance Authority

Filed: July 6, 2017 as 1:2015cv01069
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Nebraska Investment Finance Authority
Plaintiff: General Electric Capital Corporation, GE Funding Capital Market Services, Inc., Trinity Funding Company, LLC
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

OPINION AND ORDER re: 95 MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment filed by Nebraska Investment Finance Authority. NIFA now moves for partial summary judgment on the ground that the record evidence is so one-sided in favor of its inter pretation of the Investment Agreements that no reasonable jury could find for GE. (As further set forth in this Order.) For the foregoing reasons, Defendant Nebraska Investment Finance Authority's motion for partial summary judgment is…

McSwain v. Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, et al

Filed: June 30, 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 317 Motion to Dismiss, and the Plaintiff's claims against Defendant Velan Valve Corporation are DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. Signed by District Judge Martin Reidinger on 6/30/2017. (khm) Modified text on 6/30/2017. (khm)

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

Filed: June 29, 2017 as 4:2017cv00230
Court: Missouri Eastern District Court
Cross Claimant: Crane Co., Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Viking Pump, Inc., Warren Pumps, LLC, Draco Mechanical Supply, Inc., IMO Industries Inc., Pnuemo Abex Corporation, Taco, Inc., Lamons Gasket Company, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Gardner Denver, Inc.
Cross Defendant: Crane Co., ALFA Laval, Inc., Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Aurora Pump Company, Borg-Warner Morse TEC LLC, CBS Corporation, Carrier Corporation, Crown, Cork & Seal Company, Inc., Draco Mechanical Supply, Inc., Eaton Corporation, FMC Corporation, Flowserve Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Gardner Denver, Inc., General Electric Company, General Gasket Corporation, Georgia Pacific, LLC, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Greene Tweed & Co Inc., Grinnell, LLC, Honeywell International Inc., IMO Industries Inc., ITT Corporation, Ingersoll-Rand Company, J.R. Clarkson Company, JP Bushnell Packing Supply Company, Inc., John Crane, Inc., Lamons Gasket Company, Lufkin Industries, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Pnuemo Abex Corporation, Taco, Inc. and others
Defendant: Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, ALFA Laval, Inc., Aurora Pump Company, Borg-Warner Morse TEC LLC, Carrier Corporation, CBS Corporation, Crane Co., Crown, Cork & Seal Company, Inc., Draco Mechanical Supply, Inc., Eaton Corporation, Flowserve Corporation, FMC Corporation, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Gardner Denver, Inc., General Electric Company, General Gasket Corporation, Georgia Pacific, LLC, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Greene Tweed & Co Inc., Grinnell, LLC, Honeywell International Inc., IMO Industries Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, ITT Corporation, John Crane, Inc., JP Bushnell Packing Supply Company, Inc., J.R. Clarkson Company, Lamons Gasket Company, Lufkin Industries, Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Pnuemo Abex Corporation, Taco, Inc. and others
Plaintiff: Willie Everett, Flora Everett
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

OPINION MEMORANDUM AND ORDER IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Defendant Eaton Corporations Motion for Ruling without further Briefing or Oral Argument on its Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction, [Doc. No. 296], is granted. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Eaton Corporation is dismissed fromthis action. 296 Signed by District Judge Henry Edward Autrey on 6/29/17. (CLA)

Roper et al v. BorgWarner Morse Tec Inc et al

Filed: June 29, 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 with Prejudice of Defendant BorgWarner Morse Tec, Inc. re parties' 109 Stipulation ; plaintiffs' claims against BorgWarner are dismissed with prejudice and without costs or attorney's fees to either party, signed by Judge Thomas S. Zilly. (SWT) (BorgWarner Morse Tec, Inc terminated.)

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)