General Motors Federal District Court Decisions

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)

Pertile et al v. General Motors, LLC et al

Filed: June 13, 2017 as 1:2015cv00518
Court: Colorado District Court
Defendant: General Motors, LLC, General Motors Company, TRW Automotive Holdings Corp, TRW Automotive Inc., TRW Vehicle Safety Systems Inc., TRW Automotive GMBH, TRW Automotive U.S. LLC, Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems Corporation, Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, TRW, Inc., TRW Automotive Holding Company, TRW Automotive (LV) Corp., Delphi Corporation, DPH Holdings Corp., Delphi Automotive PLC, Delphi Automotive LLP, Delphi Automotive Systems LLC, DPH-DAS LLC, Delphi Automotive Holdings Limited, Robert Bosch LLC, Robert Bosch Corporation, Bosch Corporation, Robert Bosch North America Corporation, Robert Bosch GMBH, Kelsey-Hayes Company
Plaintiff: Daniel Pertile, Ginger Pertile
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER denying 154 General Motors LLC'S Motion for Partial Summary Judgment. ORDERED by Judge William J. Martinez on 06/13/2017. (angar, )

King v. General Motors, LLC

Filed: May 18, 2017 as 3:2017cv00565
Court: Florida Middle District Court
Defendant: General Motors, LLC
Plaintiff: Charles Larry King
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDERED: Defendant General Motors, LLC shall have until June 2, 2017, to provide the Court with sufficient information so that it can determine whether it has jurisdiction over this action. See Order for details. Signed by Judge Marcia Morales Howard on 5/18/2017. (PTB)

Mazzocchi v. General Motors LLC et al

Filed: May 4, 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

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER: New GM's Motion in Limine 32, which seeks an across-the-board ruling categorically excluding certain evidence relating to Cobalt Vehicles, is DENIED. That denial, however, is without prejudice to renewal by New GM when the record is fully developed and without prejudice to New GM's objection, pursuant to the MDL's standard procedures, to specific evidence that a plaintiff seeks to offer from the evidence at issue here. The Clerk of…

Craine v. General Motors LLC

Filed: April 28, 2017 as 3:2016cv00069
Court: Arkansas Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Donna J Craine
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

JUDGMENT: The complaint is dismissed with prejudice. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 4/28/2017. (jak)

Bryde et al v. General Motors, LLC

Filed: April 27, 2017 as 4:2016cv02421
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: General Motors, LLC
Plaintiff: Philip Bryde, Jennifer Waters, Alvin Northington
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDERTO CONTINUE ADR COMPLETION DATE AND MODIFY SCHEDULE granting 43 STIPULATION. Case Management Statement due by 11/7/2017. Further Case Management Conference set for 11/14/2017 02:00 PM in Courtroom 2, 17th Floor, San Francisco. Motion Hearing set for 8/15/2018 02:00 PM in Courtroom 2, 17th Floor, San Francisco before Hon. William H. Orrick. Signed by Judge William H. Orrick on 04/27/2017. (jmdS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/27/2017)

Counts et al v. General Motors, LLC

Filed: April 20, 2017 as 4:2016cv12541
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors, LLC
Plaintiff: Jason Counts, Donald Klein, Oscar Zamora, Brandon Stone, Jason Silveus, John Miskelly, Thomas Hayduk, Joshua Hurst, Joshua Rodriguez
Nature of Suit: Other Fraud

ORDER Denying 22 Motion for Clarification. Signed by District Judge Thomas L. Ludington. (Sian, M)

Guzman v. Pep Boys Manny Moe & Jack et al

Filed: April 20, 2017 as 2:2017cv00386
Court: Nevada District Court
Defendant: Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, General Motors Company, LLC, Pep Boys Manny Moe & Jack
Plaintiff: Marie Antionette Guzman
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER Granting 22 Verified Petition for Permission to Practice Pro Hac Vice for Attorney Troy L. Vancil and approving Designation of Local Counsel J. Christopher Jorgensen for Cooper Tire & Rubber Company. Signed by Judge Andrew P. Gordon on 4/20/17. (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - MMM)