General Motors Federal District Court Decisions

Smith et al v. General Motors Company et al

Filed: August 22, 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: The Court appreciates the status reports from the Smiths and Highland, 38 & 39 . Given the murky record on timely service, and the bankruptcy proceedings, the Court will dismiss Takata Corporation without prejudice unless the Smiths give reasons not to do so - with documentary support - by 8/31/2017. Status report on the GM services issues due by 8/31/2017. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 8/22/2017. (jak)

Charlie McCorvey v. General Motors LLC

Filed: August 17, 2017 as 5:2017cv00395
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Charlie McCorvey
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

STIPULATED PROTECTIVE ORDER by Judge Jesus G. Bernal re Stipulation for Protective Order 18 . (SEE ORDER FOR FURTHER DETAILS) GOOD CAUSE APPEARING, the Court hereby approves this Stipulation and Protective Order. (iva)

Braggs v. General Motors LLC

Filed: August 16, 2017 as 1:2017cv01011
Court: Arkansas Western District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Mantreal Braggs
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER re 14 stipulation; Case Dismissed with Prejudice. Signed by Honorable Susan O. Hickey on August 16, 2017. (cnn)(A copy of the NEF and document, if attached, will be furnished to any non-ECF Case Participant.)

Mendoza v. General Motors LLC et al

Filed: August 15, 2017 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

ORDER Granting in Part 25 Stipulation to Amend the Case Schedule, signed by Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston on 8/15/2017. Discovery Deadlines: Non-Expert 10/30/2017; Expert 1/19/2018. Non-Dispositive Motion Deadlines: Filed by 1/26/2018; Hearing by 2/23/2018. (Hall, S)

James Carrion v. Kirby Oldsmobile, Inc.

Filed: August 10, 2017 as 8:2017cv00231
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: DOES, General Motors, LLC, Kia Motors America, Inc., Kirby Oldsmobile, Inc.
Plaintiff: James Carrion
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER RE: STIPULATION FOR PROTECTIVE ORDER by Magistrate Judge Jay C. Gandhi re Stipulation for Protective Order 11 . (kh)

Anger v. General Motors LLC

Filed: August 4, 2017 as 2:2017cv10083
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Heather Anger
Nature of Suit: Employment

ORDER granting in part and denying in part Plaintiff's 23 Motion to Compel--Signed by Magistrate Judge Anthony P. Patti. (MWil)

Banks v. General Motors, LLC et al

Filed: July 26, 2017 as 1:2014cv00970
Court: New York Western District Court
Defendant: General Motors, LLC
Plaintiff: Billie R Banks
Nature of Suit: Employment

ORDER OF MAGISTRATE JUDGE HUGH B. SCOTTORDER re 63 Text Order, Scheduling Order, Terminate Scheduling Order Deadlines, 65 MOTION to Compel filed by Billie R Banks, 69 Text Order, Scheduling Or der, Terminate Scheduling Order Deadlines, 59 Order, Terminate Scheduling Order Deadlines, Set Deadlines, Set Scheduling Order Deadlines,, Terminate Motions FOURTH AMENDED SCHEDULING/CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER (Pleas e Note: This docket text may not contain the entire contents of the…

Leone v. General Motors LLC, et al

Filed: July 21, 2017 as 2:2016cv06830
Court: Louisiana Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC, Avis Budget Car Rental, L.L.C.
Plaintiff: Tanya Leone
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

OPINION: IT IS ORDERED that the 28 motion is DENIED. The jury trial remains scheduled for October 16, 2017. Signed by Judge Ivan L.R. Lemelle on 7/21/2017. (mmv)

Tolmasoff v. General Motors, LLC

Filed: July 19, 2017 as 2:2016cv11747
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors, LLC
Plaintiff: Sean Tolmasoff
Nature of Suit: Other Fraud

PRELIMINARY APPROVAL ORDER of the proposed class action settlement. Signed by District Judge George Caram Steeh. (MBea)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Filed: July 8, 2017 as 3:2014cv00967
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Bernard Pitterman, Rose O'Connor, James O'Connor
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of Kyle Klawiter. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/8/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Filed: July 6, 2017 as 3:2014cv00967
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Bernard Pitterman, Rose O'Connor, James O'Connor
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

AMENDED DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of Debra Grant. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/6/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Filed: July 4, 2017 as 3:2014cv00967
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Bernard Pitterman, Rose O'Connor, James O'Connor
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of James O'Connor. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/4/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Filed: July 4, 2017 as 3:2014cv00967
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Bernard Pitterman, Rose O'Connor, James O'Connor
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of William F. Sultze. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/4/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Filed: July 4, 2017 as 3:2014cv00967
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Bernard Pitterman, Rose O'Connor, James O'Connor
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

AMENDED DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of William F. Sultze. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/4/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Filed: July 4, 2017 as 3:2014cv00967
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Bernard Pitterman, Rose O'Connor, James O'Connor
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of Debra Grant. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/4/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Filed: July 4, 2017 as 3:2014cv00967
Court: Connecticut District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Bernard Pitterman, Rose O'Connor, James O'Connor
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of Officer Joseph Dzamko. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/4/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Mazzocchi v. General Motors LLC et al

Filed: June 30, 2017 as 7:2014cv02714
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC, General Motors Holding, LLC, Delphi Automotive PLC, DPH-DAS LLC
Plaintiff: Marie Mazzocchi
Nature of Suit: Other Fraud

OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding New GM's Partial Motion To Dismiss the Fourth Amended Consolidated Class Action Complaint] re: (3577 in 1:14-md-02543-JMF) MOTION to Dismiss Claims of Certain Plaintiffs in the Fourth Amended Consolidated Complaint, filed by General Motors LLC. For the reasons stated below, New GM's motion to dismiss is GRANTED in part and DENIED in part. More specifically, it is GRANTED with respect to Plaintiffs' repleaded "brand…

Ward v. General Motors L.L.C.

Filed: June 30, 2017 as 1:2014cv08317
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: General Motors L.L.C.
Plaintiff: Dennis R. Ward
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

OPINION AND ORDER re: Categorical Deposition Designation Disputes and the Redaction or Admissibility of the Valukas Report and the Statement of Facts -- See Order. (Signed by Judge Jesse M. Furman on 6/30/2017) Filed In Associated Cases: 1:14-md-02543-JMF, 1:14-cv-08317-JMF (ab)

In re: General Motors LLC Ignition Switch Litigation

Filed: June 30, 2017 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

OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding New GM's Partial Motion To Dismiss the Fourth Amended Consolidated Class Action Complaint] re: (3577 in 1:14-md-02543-JMF) MOTION to Dismiss Claims of Certain Plaintiffs in the Fourth Amended Consolidated Complaint, filed by General Motors LLC. For the reasons stated below, New GM's motion to dismiss is GRANTED in part and DENIED in part. More specifically, it is GRANTED with respect to Plaintiffs' repleaded "brand devaluation"…

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

Filed: June 28, 2017 as 8:2015cv02393
Court: Florida Middle District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Central Buick, GMC, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Franchise

ORDER denying 44 Motion for summary judgment; granting in part and denying in part 49 Motion for summary judgment. Signed by Judge James D. Whittemore on 6/28/2017. (AEN)