Ford Motor Federal District Court Decisions

McEntee et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: September 14, 2017 as 1:2017cv01116
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Roger McEntee, Kymberley McEntee
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER on the 7 Joint Stipulation Extending Time for Defendants to Respond to the Complaint, signed by Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston on 9/14/2017. Response to complaint due by 10/13/2017. (Hall, S)

Whalen v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: September 14, 2017 as 3:2013cv03072
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Movant: Thomas Mitchell
Plaintiff: Jennifer Whalen
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 331 Regarding Release of Class Member Contact Information filed by Michael Ervin, Grif Rosser, Jason Zuchowski, Jennifer Whalen, Thomas Mitchell, Jose Randy Rodriguez, Joe D'Aguanno, Deb Makowski, Art Avedisian. Signed by Judge Edward M. Chen on 9/14/17. (bpfS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/14/2017)

Daniel et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: September 13, 2017 as 2:2011cv02890
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Margie Daniel, Robert McCabe, Mary Hauser, Donna Glass, Andrea Duarte
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER signed by Senior Judge William B. Shubb on 9/13/2017 DENYING 172 Defendant's Motion in Limine. (Kirksey Smith, K)

Sansoe et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: September 13, 2017 as 3:2013cv05043
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Michael J. Sansoe, Eric Frazer
Nature of Suit: Other Fraud

ORDER by Judge Hamilton granting 70 Motion for Summary Judgment; denying 72 Motion for Partial Summary Judgment (pjhlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/13/2017)

Doolin v. American Optical Corporation et al

Filed: September 13, 2017 as 3:2016cv00778
Court: Florida Middle District Court
Defendant: American Optical Corporation, Borg Warner Corporation, Ford Motor Company, Genuine Parts Company, Honeywell International, Inc., Pneumo Abex LLC
Plaintiff: Stacey Doolin
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER denying 90 Ford Motor Company's motion to strike the plaintiff's affidavit. Finding a hearing unnecessary, the Court also denies Ford's request for a hearing on the motion. Signed by Magistrate Judge Patricia D. Barksdale on 9/13/2017. (BGK)

Cox, Sr. v. AGCO Corporation, et al.

Filed: September 12, 2017 as 4:2016cv00084
Court: North Carolina Eastern District Court
Defendant: AGCO Corporation, Arvinmeritor, Borg-Warner Morse Tec, Inc., Caterpillar, Inc., Cummins, Inc., Deere & Company, Inc., FMC Corporation, Ford Motor Company, Hennessy Industries, Inc., Honeywell International, Inc., Maremont Corporation, Meadwestvaco Corporation, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Navistar, Inc., Paccar, Inc., Parker-Hannifin Corporation, Pneumo Abex LLC, Prestolite Performance, SPX Corporation, Standard Motor Products, Inc., Star Machine & Tool
Plaintiff: Jack Howard Cox, Sr., Craig Michael Cox, Valerie M. Cox, Charlotte Cox
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER granting 179 Motion for Clarification of expert discovery deadlines set forth in the Scheduling Order. Counsel should read the order in its entirety for critical deadlines and information. Signed by Chief Judge James C. Dever III on 9/12/2017. (Briggeman, N.)

Welch v. Ford Motor Credit

Filed: September 12, 2017 as 2:2017cv02215
Court: Nevada District Court
Defendant: Bank of America, N.A., Equifax Information Services, LLC, Ford Motor Credit, Nationstar Mortgage LLC
Plaintiff: Richard K. Welch
Nature of Suit: Consumer Credit

ORDER Granting 4 Stipulation for Extension of Time re 1 Complaint (First Request). Ford Motor Credit answer due 10/9/2017. Signed by Magistrate Judge Peggy A. Leen on 9/12/17. (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - MR)

MacCormack et al v. The Adel Wiggins Group et al

Filed: September 11, 2017 as 4:2016cv00414
Court: Missouri Eastern District Court
Cross Claimant: Crane Co., Trane US, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, Caterpillar, Inc., Georgia Pacific, LLC, PPG Architectural Finishes, Inc., Aurora Pump Company, Lamons Gasket Company, Burnham Commerical Boilers, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Cleaver Brooks Inc.
Cross Defendant: Crane Co., A.W. Chesterton Company, ALFA Laval, Inc., Adel Wiggins Group, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Aldrich Company, Aurora Pump Company, Autozone, Inc., Borg-Warner Morse TEC LLC, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC, Bridgestone Americas, Inc., Burnham Commerical Boilers, CBS Corporation, CSR, LTD., Carrier Corporation, Caterpillar, Inc., Certain-Teed Corporation, Cleaver Brooks Inc., Continental Teves, Inc.., Conwed Corporation, Crown Cork & Seal Company Inc., Cummins, Inc., Daimler Trucks North America LLC, Dana Companies, LLC, Dow Chemical Company, The, Draco Mechanical Supply, Inc., Eaton Corporation, FMC Corporation, Federal Mogul Asbestos Personal Injury Trust, Flowserve Corporation, Ford Motor Company, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation and others
Defendant: Crane Co., Adel Wiggins Group, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Aldrich Company, ALFA Laval, Inc., Aurora Pump Company, A.W. Chesterton Company, Borg-Warner Morse TEC LLC, Burnham Commerical Boilers, CBS Corporation, Certain-Teed Corporation, Cleaver Brooks Inc., Crown Cork & Seal Company Inc., CSR, LTD., Cummins, Inc., Daimler Trucks North America LLC, Dana Companies, LLC, Draco Mechanical Supply, Inc., Federal Mogul Asbestos Personal Injury Trust, Flowserve Corporation, FMC Corporation, Ford Motor Company, General Gasket Corporation, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Greene Tweed & Co Inc., Honeywell International Inc., IMO Industries, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand Company, John Crane, Inc., JP Bushnell Packing Supply Company, Inc., Kaiser Gypsum Company, Inc., Kelsey Hayes Co. and others
Plaintiff: Berj Hovsepian
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Defendant Buffalos Motion for Summary Judgment based on the Doctrine of Collateral Estoppel (ECF No. 372) is GRANTED. 372 Signed by District Judge Jean C. Hamilton on 9/11/17. (CLA)

Matoza v. Thor Motor Coach, Inc. et al

Filed: September 6, 2017 as 4:2017cv01971
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Thor Motor Coach, Inc., Thor Industries, Inc., Ford Motor Company, Automobile Protection Corporation
Plaintiff: Henry Matoza, Jr.
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANTS APCO HOLDINGS, LLC AND ONTARIO TEACHERS' PENSION PLAN BOARD'S MOTIONS TO DISMISS; AFFORDING PLAINTIFF LEAVE TO AMEND. The September 15, 2017 hearings are vacated, and the First Amended Complaint ("FAC&q uot;) is dismissed, to the extent it alleges claims against defendants APCO Holdings, LLC and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board. If Matoza wishes to proceed against said defendants, he shall file, no later than September 26, 2017, a Second…

Odom v. Ford Motor Company et al

Filed: September 6, 2017 as 5:2016cv00123
Court: Mississippi Southern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company, Greg Odom, John Does 1-5
Plaintiff: Cordelia Odom
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER ADOPTING 13 Report and Recommendation. Signed by Honorable David C. Bramlette, III on 9/6/17. (RRL)

Daniel et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: September 5, 2017 as 2:2011cv02890
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Margie Daniel, Robert McCabe, Mary Hauser, Donna Glass, Andrea Duarte
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

STIPULATION and ORDER to Modify Dates 178 signed by Senior Judge William B. Shubb on 9/5/2017 extending the deadline for the filing of the parties' Trial Briefs and voir dire from September 1, 2017, to 14 days before the new trial date in thi s matter, and vacating the existing deadlines for exchanging final trial exhibit lists, exchanging exhibits, filing objections to trial exhibits, and submitting evidentiary objections to deposition counter-designations, to be reset once a…

Daniel et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: August 29, 2017 as 2:2011cv02890
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Margie Daniel, Robert McCabe, Mary Hauser, Donna Glass, Andrea Duarte
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER re California Consumers Legal Remedies Act ("CLRA"), signed by Senior Judge William B. Shubb on 8/29/2017. (Kirksey Smith, K)

Shamekia Ward et al v. Ford Motor Company et al

Filed: August 25, 2017 as 2:2017cv04376
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Does, Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Venecia Guy, Shamekia Ward
Nature of Suit: Other

MINUTE (IN CHAMBERS): ORDER OF DISMISSAL by Judge John F. Walter: In the Notice of Settlement filed on 8/24/2017, Dkt. No. 17 , the parties represent that they have settled this action. As a result, the Court dismisses this action without prejudice subject to either party reopening the action on or before 10/10/2017. The Court will retain jurisdiction for the sole purpose of enforcing the settlement until 10/10/2017. Thereafter, absent further order of the Court, the dismissal of this…

Cox, Sr. v. AGCO Corporation, et al.

Filed: August 14, 2017 as 4:2016cv00084
Court: North Carolina Eastern District Court
Defendant: AGCO Corporation, Arvinmeritor, Borg-Warner Morse Tec, Inc., Caterpillar, Inc., Cummins, Inc., Deere & Company, Inc., FMC Corporation, Ford Motor Company, Hennessy Industries, Inc., Honeywell International, Inc., Maremont Corporation, Meadwestvaco Corporation, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Navistar, Inc., Paccar, Inc., Parker-Hannifin Corporation, Pneumo Abex LLC, Prestolite Performance, SPX Corporation, Standard Motor Products, Inc., Star Machine & Tool
Plaintiff: Jack Howard Cox, Sr., Craig Michael Cox, Valerie M. Cox, Charlotte Cox
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER granting 177 Motion to Dismiss. Signed by Chief Judge James C. Dever III on 8/14/2017. (Briggeman, N.)

Mullinax v. Advance Auto Parts, Inc. et al

Filed: August 8, 2017 as 1:2016cv00310
Court: North Carolina Western District Court
Defendant: Advance Auto Parts, Inc., Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Autozone, Inc., Bechtel Corporation, Blackmer Pump Company, Borg-Warner Morse TEC, Inc., BW/IP, Inc., CBS Corporation, CertainTeed Corporation, Covil Corporation, Crane Co., Dana Companies LLC, Daniel International Corporation, Deere & Company, Flowserve US Inc., Fluor Constructors International, Fluor Constructors International, Inc., Fluor Daniel Services Corporation, Fluor Enterprises, Inc., Ford Motor Company, General Electric Company, Genuine Parts Company, Georgia-Pacific LLC, Goulds Pumps, Inc., Grinnell, LLC, Honeywell International, Inc., LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, O'Reilly Automotive Stores, Inc., Pfizer, Inc., Pneumo Abex, LLC, RT Vanderbilt Holding Company Inc. and others
Plaintiff: Jack Junior Waugh
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER that within fourteen (14) days of the entry of this Order, the Plaintiff shall file an appropriate motion or otherwise take further action with respect to the Defendant LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc. The Plaintiff is advised that failure to take further action within the time required will result in the dismissal of this Defendant. Appropriate Document due by 8/22/2017. Signed by District Judge Martin Reidinger on 08/08/17. (emw)

Eveler, et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: August 7, 2017 as 2:2016cv14776
Court: Louisiana Eastern District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Plaintiff: Luis Eveler, Kaylee Eveler
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

ORDER AND REASONS granting 97 Motion for Summary Judgment. Plaintiff's design defect claim against Ford is DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. Signed by Judge Lance M Africk on 8/7/2017. (clc)

Haywood v. Ford Motor Credit Company, LLC

Filed: August 7, 2017 as 1:2014cv01671
Court: Maryland District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Credit Company, LLC
Plaintiff: Michelle Haywood
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

MEMORANDUM. Signed by Judge J. Frederick Motz on 8/7/2017. (bmhs, Deputy Clerk)

COBA, et al V FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Filed: August 4, 2017 as 2:2012cv01622
Court: New Jersey District Court
Defendant: FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Plaintiff: GALO COBA, COBA LANDSCAPING AND CONSTRUCTION, INC.
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

OPINION. Signed by Judge Kevin McNulty on 8/4/17. (cm, )

Jack et al v. Asbestos Corporation Ltd et al

Filed: August 4, 2017 as 2:2017cv00537
Court: Washington Western District Court
Defendant: Asbestos Corporation Ltd, Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, Armstrong International Inc, Aurora Pump Company, Autosales Incorporated, Borg-Warner Morse Tec LLC, Carrier Corporation, CBS Corporation, Crane Co, Crosby Valve Inc, Crown Cork & Seal Company Inc, Flowserve US Inc, Ford Motor Company, Foster Wheeler Energy Corporation, Gardner-Denver Inc, General Electric Company, Genuine Parts Company, Goulds Pumps Inc, Hennessy Industries Inc, Honeywell International Inc, IMO Industries Inc, Ingersoll Rand Company, John Crane Inc, Kelsey-Hayes Company, MeadWestvaco Corporation, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, The Nash Engineering Company, Parker-Hannifin Corporation, Pneumo Abex LLC, Standard Motor Products Inc, Union Pacific Railroad Company, Uniroyal Holding Inc and others
Plaintiff: Patrick Jack, Leslie Jack
Nature of Suit: Asbestos Personal Injury Product Liability

ORDER granting Plaintiffs' 185 Motion for Leave to Amend Complaint. Signed by Judge James L. Robart. (PM)

Taber et al v. Ford Motor Company

Filed: July 27, 2017 as 4:2017mc09005
Court: Missouri Western District Court
Defendant: Ford Motor Company
Movant: Autoliv ASP, Inc.
Plaintiff: Steven W Taber, Renee Taber
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

ORDER denying in part and granting in part Autoliv ASP, Inc.s Motion to Quash Third-Party Subpoena (doc. # 1 ). Signed on July 27, 2017 by Magistrate Judge Sarah W. Hays. (Clinton, Erica)