General Motors Federal District Court Decisions

Edgar A Chavez v. General Motors, LLC et al

Filed: October 18, 2017 as 2:2017cv05805
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Does, General Motors, LLC
Plaintiff: Edgar A Chavez
Nature of Suit: Other

ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION TO REMAND 6 by Judge Andre Birotte Jr. For the foregoing reasons, the Court GRANTS Plaintiff's Motion to Remand. Case remanded to State Court Case Remanded to BC641664. MD JS-6. Case Terminated. (lom)

Finch v. General Motors LLC et al (JOINT ASSIGN)(MAG2)

Filed: October 13, 2017 as 2:2017cv00542
Court: Alabama Middle District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC, Ronald Goshea
Plaintiff: Kruuz Finch
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

OPINION AND ORDER: it is the ORDER, JUDGMENT, and DECREE of the court that: (1) The magistrate judge's 14 recommendation is adopted; (2) Plf's 10 motion to remand is granted; (3) This cause is remanded to the Circuit Court of Bullock County, Alabama; (4) The pending 3 motion to dismiss is left pending for resolution by the state court; DIRECTING the clerk to take appropriate steps to effect the remand; This case is closed in this court. Signed by Honorable Judge Myron…

Smith et al v. General Motors Company et al

Filed: October 12, 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 Smiths' status report, No. 43 . To get the case moving forward, the Court orders the Smiths to file a motion for a Clerk's default and a default judgment by 10/31/2017. The Smiths must serve the motion on GM's registered agent in Arkansas by certified mail, and file proof of service by 11/17/2017. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 10/12/2017. (jak)

Childers v. General Motors Company LLC

Filed: October 5, 2017 as 2:2016cv14428
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors Company LLC, General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Denise Childers
Nature of Suit: Employment

ORDER GRANTING in part and DENYING in part 26 Motion to Compel--Signed by Magistrate Judge Anthony P. Patti. (MWil)

Mary Scruggs f/k/a Mary Dodson v. General Motors LLC

Filed: October 3, 2017 as 1:2015cv08324
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: General Motors L.L.C.
Plaintiff: Michael Carroll, April Baker-Winfield, Penny Barber, Jared Brownley, Marian Butcher, Carmen Carletti, Melvin Coleman, James Coon, Tonia Coon, Mary Dodson, Elizabeth Dudley, Lillian Edmonds, Kimberly Erickson, Kevin Folmar, Amber Harris, Fannie Johnson, Andrew Kunshier, Jake Maiden, David Mangum, Robert McClure, Jennifer Middle, Dolores Pappas, Annette Shippee, Carrie Strege, Ella Tassell, Brianna Vargas, Scott Watson, Donald West, Chantell Woods, Elden Woods
Nature of Suit: Tort Product Liability

OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding the Parties' Motions in Limine and the Admissibility of Plaintiff's Other Similar Incident Evidence] re: (145 in 1:15-cv-08324-JMF, 4463 in 1:14-md-02543-JMF) MOTION in Limine No. 37 to Exclude Post-Ac cident Hearsay Statements by Mary Dodson, filed by General Motors LLC, (4480 in 1:14-md-02543-JMF, 159 in 1:15-cv-08324-JMF) MOTION in Limine No. 3 to Exclude Unfairly Prejudicial or Cumulative Evidence and/or Argument Regarding Plainti…

Smith et al v. General Motors Company et al

Filed: September 29, 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 Smith's have not responded to the Court's August and September Order requesting more information to clarify service on the sole remaining defendant, General Motors, 40 & 41 . If the Smith's do not respond by 10/27/2017, the Court will dismiss this case without prejudice for failure to prosecute. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 9/29/2017. (jak)

Childers v. General Motors Company LLC

Filed: September 26, 2017 as 2:2016cv14428
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: General Motors Company LLC, General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Denise Childers
Nature of Suit: Employment

ORDER GRANTING Defendant's 22 Motion for Protective Order--Signed by Magistrate Judge Anthony P. Patti. (MWil)

Counts et al v. General Motors, LLC

Filed: September 26, 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 Granting in Part Defendant's 37 Motion to Modify the Scheduling Order and Denying Plaintiff's 36 MOTION to Modify the Scheduling Order. (Discovery due by 3/30/2018, Settlement C onference set for 4/4/2018 at 2:00 PM before District Judge Thomas L. Ludington, Dispositive Motion Cut-off set for 6/11/2018, Final Pretrial Conference set for 3/19/2019 at 2:00 PM before District Judge Thomas L. Ludington, Jury Trial set for 4/2/2019 at 8:30 AM before District Judge…

Mills et al v. General Motors LLC

Filed: September 26, 2017 as 2:2017cv00201
Court: South Carolina District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Michael Mills, Shirley Mills
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER AND OPINION The Court GRANTS IN PART AND DENIES IN PART Plaintiffs' motion to compel production of documents (Dkt. No. 25 ) and GRANTS Plaintiffs' motion to compel deposition (Dkt. No. 26 ). AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 9/26/2017.(sshe, )

Pertile et al v. General Motors, LLC et al

Filed: September 22, 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 Granting in Part TRW Vehicle Safety Systems, Inc', Motion for Summary Judgment 188 by Judge William J. Martinez on 9/22/2017. (wjmlc2, )

Monteville Sloan, Jr. v. General Motors LLC

Filed: September 14, 2017 as 3:2016cv07244
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC
Plaintiff: Monteville Sloan, Jr., Raul Siqueiros, Joseph Brannan, Donald Ludington, Thomas Shorter, Gabriel Del Valle, Gail Lannom, Bradley K. Zierke, Ross Dahl, Drew Peterson, Barbara Molina, Steven Ehrke, Bill Mauch, Thomas Gulling, Ronald Jones, John Graziano
Nature of Suit: Other Fraud

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 68 Stipulation and Proposed Order Re Briefing Of Motion To Dismiss Second Amended Complaint And Case Management Conference filed by General Motors LLC Case Management Statement due by 12/7/2017. Initial Case Management Conference reset for 12/14/2017 01:30 PM in Courtroom 5, 17th Floor, San Francisco. Motion to Dismiss due 10/10/2017. Motion to Dismiss hearing set for 12/14/17 at 1:30 p.m. Signed by Judge Edward M. Chen on 9/14/17. (bpfS, COURT STAFF)…

Lee v. Forest River, Inc. et al

Filed: September 14, 2017 as 2:2017cv02103
Court: Louisiana Eastern District Court
Defendant: Forest River, Inc., General Motors, LLC, Dixie Motors, L.L.C., Bank of America, National Association
Plaintiff: David E. Lee
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER AND REASONS granting 10 Motion to Dismiss for Failure to State a Claim. Plaintiff's claims for redhibition, lender liability, and violations of the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act are DISMISSED WITHOUT PREJUDICE. Plaintiff has 21 days to ame nd his complaint. Plaintiff's Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act claim against Defendant Forest River, Inc. is DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE insofar as this claim relates to an express warranty as to the defects identified in the original complaint.…

Turnage v. General Motors LLC et al

Filed: September 6, 2017 as 3:2017cv00373
Court: Mississippi Southern District Court
Defendant: General Motors LLC, John Does 1-20
Plaintiff: Eleanor Turnage
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER denying without prejudice 2 Motion to Dismiss; denying without prejudice 13 Motion to Amend/Correct; denying without prejudice 14 Motion for Discovery, so that the parties may first address the jurisdictional issues as set forth herein. Signed by Honorable David C. Bramlette, III on 9/6/2017 (ECW)

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…