General Motors Federal District Court Decisions

Smith et al v. General Motors Company et al

Filed: January 17, 2017 as 5:2016cv00283
Court: Arkansas Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors Company, Takata Corporation, TK Holdings Inc, Highland Industries Inc
Plaintiff: Maeola Smith, Donnell Smith
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER granting 15 Motion for More Definite Statement. The 19 Motion to strike is denied without prejudice. A second amended complaint that clarifies all the issues highlighted in 15 and 16 is due by 1/31/2017. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 1/17/2017. (jak)

Kinnard v. General Motors Corporation

Filed: January 12, 2017 as 3:2015cv00036
Court: Tennessee Middle District Court
Defendant: General Motors Corporation
Plaintiff: Cynthia Kinnard
Nature of Suit: Employment

ORDER: Pending before the Court is a Report and Recommendation (R & R) of the Magistrate Judge (Docket No. 8), recommending that this action be dismissed without prejudice pursuant to Rules 4(m) and 41(b) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Local Rule 41.01. Neither party has filed any objections to the Magistrate Judge's R & R. Where no objections are made to the R & R, [t]he district judge may accept, reject, or modify the recommended disposition; receive further…

Busse, Tamara v. General Motors, LLC

Filed: January 11, 2017 as 3:2016cv00480
Court: Wisconsin Western District Court
Defendant: General Motors, LLC
Plaintiff: Tamara Busse
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

Protective Order. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 1/10/2017. (kwf)

Carro v. Barra et al

Filed: January 10, 2017 as 2:2016cv10479
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Mary T. Barra, Daniel F. Akerson, Michael P Millikin, John Calabrese, General Motors Company
Plaintiff: Daniel J Carro
Nature of Suit: Stockholders Suits

ORDER DENYING 16 MOTION for Discovery filed by Daniel J Carro and setting a ( Scheduling Conference for 2/7/2017 10:00 AM before District Judge Robert H. Cleland) Signed by District Judge Robert H. Cleland. (LWag)

Moss v. General Motors LLC

Filed: December 21, 2016 as 3:2015cv00200
Court: Arkansas Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Andrew Moss
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER denying without prejudice 22 Motion for Summary Judgment. Granting 19 Motion, granting in part and denying in part 34 Motion, and denying as moot 30 Motion. The 9 Final Scheduling Order is suspended and the 2/13/2017 trial is canceled. An Amended Final Scheduling Order will issue Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 12/21/2016. (jak)

Koenig et al v. Progressive Casualty Insurance Co. et al

Filed: December 5, 2016 as 2:2016cv00050
Court: Kentucky Eastern District Court
Defendant: Progressive Casualty Insurance Co., General Motors, LLC, XYZ, ABC, DEF Unknown Corporations, John Does, I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII,IX, X
Plaintiff: Courtney Harris
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

MEMORANDUM OPINION & ORDER: (1) defendant General Motor's 7 Motion to Dismiss and defendant Progressive's 28 motion for judgment on the pleadings are GRANTED ; (2) Plaintiffs' 21 Motion to Amend is DENIED ; (3) Judgment shall enter concurrently herewith. Motions terminated. Signed by Judge William O. Bertelsman on December 5, 2016.(AB)cc: COR

Moss v. General Motors LLC

Filed: December 5, 2016 as 3:2015cv00200
Court: Arkansas Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Andrew Moss
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER: Moss's responses to the pending motions, 19 & 22 , are overdue. Unless he responds by 12/16/2016, the Court will consider the motions unopposed and enter judgment accordingly. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 12/5/2016. (jak)

Farrington v. General Motors LLC et al

Filed: November 28, 2016 as 5:2016cv00738
Court: North Carolina Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC, Honeycutt Auto Sales, Inc, Does 1-100
Plaintiff: Sandra Farrington
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER granting 13 Motion to Remand. This case is REMANDED to Harnett County Superior Court. Signed by Senior Judge W. Earl Britt on 11/28/2016. Copy of order to Harnett County Clerk of Superior Court via US Mail at 301 W. Cornelius Harnett Blvd., Suite 100, Lillington, NC 27546. (Marsh, K)

Central Buick, GMC, Inc. et al v. General Motors LLC

Filed: November 28, 2016 as 8:2015cv02393
Court: Florida Middle District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Central Buick, GMC, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Franchise

ORDER denying as moot 17 Motion to Compel Production of Documents. Signed by Magistrate Judge Amanda Arnold Sansone on 11/28/2016. (BEE)

Bryde et al v. General Motors, LLC

Filed: November 17, 2016 as 4:2016cv02421
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: General Motors, LLC
Plaintiff: Philip Bryde, Jennifer Waters, Alvin Northington
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER by Judge William H. Orrick denying 22 Motion to Strike and 24 Motion to Dismiss. (jmdS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/17/2016)

Brightbill et al v. General Motors, LLC

Filed: November 16, 2016 as 3:2015cv03789
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: General Motors, LLC
Plaintiff: Joel Brightbill, Patricia Payeur
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER RE DISMISSAL WITH PREJUDICE. Pursuant to the parties' stipulation, the action is dismissed with prejudice. Each side shall bear its own costs and fees. Signed by Judge Maxine M. Chesney on 11/16/16. (mmclc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/16/2016)

Larsen v. United Parcel Service et al

Filed: November 9, 2016 as 3:2016cv08191
Court: Arizona District Court
Defendant: United Parcel Service, General Motors
Plaintiff: Kim Noreen Larsen
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

ORDER dismissing 7 Plaintiff's Amended Complaint. Plaintiff may file a Second Amended Complaint no later than 30 days from the date of this Order. Clerk shall enter dismissal if Plaintiff fails to comply. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED denying Plaintiff's "Motion Regarding Rule 4(d) Waiving Service (Doc. 8 ) as moot. Signed by Judge John J Tuchi on 11/9/16.(LSP)

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Filed: November 1, 2016 as 4:2013cv11786
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Plaintiff: Plaintiff v. Defendant and others
Nature of Suit: Labor/Management Relations

ORDER Setting Status Conference and deadline to submit proposed jury instructions, ( Status Conference set for 11/28/2016 02:00 PM before District Judge Robert H. Cleland)at the US District Court in Detroit, MI Signed by District Judge Robert H. Cleland. (LWag)

Demetralis v. General Motors LLC et al

Filed: October 25, 2016 as 1:2016cv09862
Court: Illinois Northern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC, Delphi Automotive PLC, DPH-DAS LLC
Plaintiff: Theodora Demetralis
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order. Signed by the Honorable Milton I. Shadur on 10/25/2016:Mailed notice(clw, )

Mendoza v. General Motors LLC et al

Filed: October 7, 2016 as 1:2016cv00967
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC, General Motors Corporation, Chevrolet Division of General Motors, Motors Liquidation Company
Plaintiff: Miriam Michelle Mendoza
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

SCHEDULING ORDER, signed by Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston on 10/7/2016. Consent/Decline Deadline 10/17/2016. Pleading Amendment Deadline 1/9/2017. Discovery Deadlines: Initial Disclosures 10/13/2016; Non-Expert 10/2/2017; Expert 12/8/2017. Mid-Discovery Status Conference set for 7/10/2017 at 08:30 AM in Bakersfield at 510 19th Street (JLT) before Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston. Non-Dispositive Motion Deadlines: Filed by 12/22/2017; Hearing by 1/19/2018. Dispositive…

General Motors LLC et al v. Dorman Products, Incorporated et al

Filed: September 30, 2016 as 2:2015cv12917
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Dorman Products, Incorporated, Electronics Remanufacturing Company, LLC
Plaintiff: General Motors LLC, GM Global Technology Operations LLC
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

OPINION and ORDER Granting in Part Defendants' 10 Motion to Dismiss Plaintiffs' Amended 5 Complaint. Signed by District Judge Gerald E. Rosen. (JOwe)

Larsen v. United Parcel Service et al

Filed: September 9, 2016 as 3:2016cv08191
Court: Arizona District Court
Defendant: United Parcel Service, General Motors
Plaintiff: Kim Noreen Larsen
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

ORDER striking Plaintiff's Complaint (Doc. 1 ) for failing to comply with Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 8 and 10(b); Plaintiff may file an Amended Complaint that complies with Rules 8 and 10(b) no later than 30 days from the date of this O rder. If no Amended Complaint is timely filed, the Clerk shall dismiss this action without further Order of the Court; granting Plaintiff's Application to Proceed in District Court Without Prepaying Fees or Costs (Doc. 3 ); and…

In re: General Motors LLC Ignition Switch Litigation

Filed: August 24, 2016 as 1:2014mc02543
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: GM Ignition Switch MDL Defendants
Plaintiff: GM Ignition Switch MDL Plaintiffs, Austin DePalma, Jomaka Coleman
Nature of Suit: Other

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding the Parties' Categorical Objections to Deposition Designations and Counter-Designations]: The next bellwether trial in this multidistrict litigation ("MDL"), brought by Plaintiff Stephanie Cockra m and familiarity with which is presumed, is scheduled to begin on September 12, 2016. Pursuant to Section 2(j) of Order No. 100 (Docket No. 2836), each party has raised "categorical" objections to the other's deposition…

In re: General Motors LLC Ignition Switch Litigation

Filed: August 24, 2016 as 1:2014mc02543
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: GM Ignition Switch MDL Defendants
Plaintiff: GM Ignition Switch MDL Plaintiffs, Austin DePalma, Jomaka Coleman
Nature of Suit: Other

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding the Collateral Estoppel Effect of the Second Circuit's Opinion in In re Motors Liquidation Co.]: Upon review of the parties' submissions (see Pl.'s Mem. Law Regarding Application of Collateral Es toppel (Docket No. 3214) ("Pl.'s Mem."); Def. Gen. Motors LLC's Mem. Law Regarding Collateral Estoppel (Docket No. 3216, Ex. 1) ("New GM's Mem.")); Pl.'s Reply Supp. Mem. Law Regarding Application…

Fleck et al v. General Motors, L.L.C.

Filed: August 24, 2016 as 1:2014cv08176
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: General Motors, L.L.C.
Petitioner: Holly Becker
Plaintiff: Joseph Fleck, Laura Gutierrez, Rory Harvey, Franklin Heishman, Charlotte Kirby, Kenneth Leveille, Julia McCleve, LeAnn Storck, Cecilia Vindiola, Donna Adams, Shanika Adams, Rachel Allen, Zach Allen, Renell Amiker, Dolores Andzelik, Estevan Arroyos, Darwin Ayers, Patricia Badger, April Monique Bailey, Frances Bailey, Rebecca Baisden, Kendra Bauman, Hong Bauman, Robert Beatty, Troy Beauchamp, Shannon Beckemeyer, Bernard Bladen, Rachael Blankenbaker, Jason Blevins, Vitoria Borozzi, Charles Bosarge, Frances Bost and others
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding the Collateral Estoppel Effect of the Second Circuit's Opinion in In re Motors Liquidation Co.]: Upon review of the parties' submissions (see Pl.'s Mem. Law Regarding Application of Col lateral Estoppel (Docket No. 3214) ("Pl.'s Mem."); Def. Gen. Motors LLC's Mem. Law Regarding Collateral Estoppel (Docket No. 3216, Ex. 1) ("New GM's Mem.")); Pl.'s Reply Supp. Mem. Law Regarding…