Toyota Federal District Court Decisions

Hendricks v. Toyota Motor Corporation et al

Filed: November 5, 2020 as 1:2020cv00263
Court: Ohio Southern District Court
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

ORDER granting 12 Motion to Change Venue. Signed by Judge Timothy S. Black on 11/5/2020. (rrs)

In re: Toyota Hybrid Brake Litigation

Filed: October 21, 2020 as 4:2020cv00127
Court: Texas Eastern District Court
Defendant: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., Toyota Motor Corporation
Plaintiff: David Siegal, Lois Felts, Bryan Feinberg, Madeline Vasquez, Stephanie Owens, Enrique Pabon, Gregory Vasquez, Chong Eun
Nature of Suit: Tort Product Liability

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER. It is therefore ORDERED that Proposed Intervenor's Motion to Intervene for the Limited Purpose of Moving (1) to Dismiss, Stay, or Transfer and (2) for Reconsideration of Order Appointing Counsel (Dkt. 20 ) is DENIED in all respects. Signed by District Judge Amos L. Mazzant, III on 10/21/2020. (baf, )

United States of America v. One 2012 Toyota Venza XLE, VIN # 4T3B3BB7CU073918 et al

Filed: October 15, 2020 as 5:2019cv00928
Court: New York Northern District Court
Defendant: One 2012 Toyota Venza XLE, VIN # 4T3B3BB7CU073918, $9,000.00 in U.S. Currency, $2,000.00 of $19,315.00 in U.S. Currency, One 2010 Subaru Forester 2.5X Premium, VIN #: JF2SH6CC2AH704182, $4,000.00 in U.S. Currency
Plaintiff: United States of America
Nature of Suit: Drug Related Seizure of Property

DECISION AND ORDER that Plaintiff's motion for default judgment (Dkt. No. 24 ) is GRANTED, and a Final Order of Forfeiture with regard to Defendants shall be issued. Signed by Chief Judge Glenn T. Suddaby on 10/15/2020. (sal )

United States of America v. One 2012 Toyota Venza XLE, VIN # 4T3B3BB7CU073918 et al

Filed: October 15, 2020 as 5:2019cv00928
Court: New York Northern District Court
Defendant: One 2012 Toyota Venza XLE, VIN # 4T3B3BB7CU073918, $9,000.00 in U.S. Currency, $2,000.00 of $19,315.00 in U.S. Currency, One 2010 Subaru Forester 2.5X Premium, VIN #: JF2SH6CC2AH704182, $4,000.00 in U.S. Currency
Plaintiff: United States of America
Nature of Suit: Drug Related Seizure of Property

FINAL ORDER OF FORFEITURE that this Court having before it the United States' Motion for Default Judgment and for Entry of an Order of Forfeiture (Dkt. No. 24 ), it is hereby ORDERED that the United States' Motion be and it hereby is GRA NTED, and it is further ORDERED that all defendants in rem be forfeited to the United States, and it is further ORDERED that the Clerk of Court shall enter final judgment and close this case. IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Chief Judge…

Lisa A. Labar v. Toyota Motor Corporation et al

Filed: October 9, 2020 as 8:2010cv01375
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Fitzgerald Auto Mall, Toyota Motor Corporation, Toyota Motor Sales USA
Plaintiff: Lisa A. Labar
Nature of Suit: Motor Vehicle Product Liability

ORDER ON STIPULATION OF DISMISSAL (FRCP Rule 41(a)(1)(A)(ii)) 50 by Judge James V. Selna. Each party is to bear its own costs and fees, including, but not limited to, attorney's fees and expert fees. (es)

Inverters - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2013cv01802
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd., Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Inc., Denso Corporation, Denso International America, Inc.
Plaintiff: Martens Cars of Washington, Inc., Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Hammett Motor Company, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Desert European Motorcars, Ltd., Dale Martens Nissan Subaru, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Bonneville and Son, Inc., Holzhauer Auto and Truck Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, SLT Group II, Inc., Herb Hallman Chevrolet, Inc., Charles Daher's Commonwealth Motors, Inc., Commonwealth Volkswagen, Inc., Commonwealth Nissan, Inc., Ramey Motors, Inc., Thornhill Superstore, Inc., Dave Heather Corporation, Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Beck Motors, Inc., Stranger Investments, John O'Neil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc. and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 111 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Shock Absorbers - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2016cv03302
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Kayaba Industry Co., Ltd., KYB Americas Corporation
Plaintiff: Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Panama City Automotive Group, Inc., Rainbow Chevrolet, Inc., Stoebner Holdings, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Charles Dahers Commonwealth Motors, Inc., Commonwealth Nissan, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Hammett Motor Company, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Landers McLarty Lees Summit Mo, LLC, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Bill Pearce Honda, Reno Dodge Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Westfield Dodge City, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Landers McLarty Fayetteville TN, LLC and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 103 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Brake Hoses - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2016cv03602
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd., Toyoda Gosei North America Corporation, TG Kentucky, LLC, TG Fluid Systems USA Corporation
Plaintiff: Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Panama City Automotive Group, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Commonwealth Volkswagen, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Hammett Motor Company, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Landers McLarty Lees Summit Mo, LLC, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Bill Pearce Honda, Reno Dodge Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Westfield Dodge City, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Landers McLarty Fayetteville TN, LLC, Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Stranger Investments, Apex Motor Corporation, Shearer Automotive Enterprises III, Inc. and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 69 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Automotive Steel Tube - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2016cv04002
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Maruyasu Industries Co., Ltd., Curtis-Maruyasu America, Inc., Usui International Corporation, Usui Kokusai Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
Plaintiff: Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Panama City Automotive Group, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Commonwealth Volkswagen, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Hammett Motor Company, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Landers McLarty Lees Summit MO, LLC, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Bill Pearce Honda, Reno Dodge Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Westfield Dodge City, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Landers McLarty Fayetteville TN, LLC, Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Stranger Investments, Apex Motor Corporation and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 58 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Spark Plugs - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2015cv03002
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Denso Corporation, Denso International America, Inc., Denso Automotive Deutschland GmbH, NGK Spark Plug Co. Ltd., NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A.), Inc., Robert Bosch GmbH, Robert Bosch LLC, Bosch Corporation
Plaintiff: Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Apex Motor Corporation, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Bill Pearce Motors, Bonneville and Son, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Charles Dahers Commonwealth Motors, Inc., Commonwealth Nissan, Inc., Commonwealth Volkswagen, Inc., Dave Heather Corporation, Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Hammett Motor Company, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., HC Acquisition, LLC, Herb Hallman Chevrolet, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Martens Cars of Washington, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Ramey Motors, Inc., Shearer Automotive Enterprises III, Inc., Stranger Investments and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 94 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Rainbow Chevrolet, Inc. v. Kiekert AG

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2017cv04302
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Kiekert U.S.A., Inc., Kiekert AG
In Re: Door Latches - Dealership Actions
Plaintiff: Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Landers McLarty Fayetteville TN, LLC, Reno Dodge Sales, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Panama City Automotive Group, Inc., Landers McLarty Lees Summit Mo, LLC, Herb Hallman Chevrolet, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Thornhill Superstore, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Stoebner Holdings, Inc., Ramey Motors, Inc., Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Shearer Automotive Enterprises III, Inc., Hammett Motor Company, Inc., Bill Pearce Honda, Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Rainbow Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Dealership Plaintiffs, Table Rock Automotive, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd, Apex Motor Corporation, Westfield Dodge City, Inc. and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 29 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Access Mechanisms - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2016cv04102
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Alpha Corporation, Alpha Technology Corporation
Plaintiff: Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Panama City Automotive Group, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Commonwealth Volkswagen, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Hammett Motor Company, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Landers McLarty Lees Summit MO, LLC, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Bill Pearce Honda, Reno Dodge Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Westfield Dodge City, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Landers McLarty Fayetteville TN, LLC, Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Stranger Investments, Apex Motor Corporation and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 32 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Body Sealing Products - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2016cv03402
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Nishikawa Rubber Company, Nishikawa Standard Company, Nishikawa of America, Inc., Nishikawa Cooper LLC, Tokai Kogyo, Green Tokai
Plaintiff: Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Panama City Automotive Group, Inc., Rainbow Chevrolet, Inc., Stoebner Holdings, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Charles Dahers Commonwealth Motors, Inc., Commonwealth Nissan, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Hammett Motor Company, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Landers McLarty Lees Summit Mo, LLC, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Bill Pearce Honda, Reno Dodge Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Westfield Dodge City, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Landers McLarty Fayetteville TN, LLC and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 103 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Ceramic Substrates - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2016cv03802
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Denso Corporation, DENSO International America, Inc., NGK Insulators Ltd., NGK Automotive Ceramics USA, Inc., Corning International Kabushiki Kaisha, Corning Incorporated
Plaintiff: Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., d/b/a Landers Toyota, Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc. d/b/a Lee Toyota of Topsham, Panama City Automotive Inc. d/b/a John Lee NIssan, Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc. d/b/a Lee Honda, Commonwealth Volkswagen, Inc., d/b/a Commonwealth Volkswagen, Hodges Imported Cars, Inc. d/b/a Hodges Subaru, Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Hammett Motor Company, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Ancona Enterprise, Inc. d/b/a Frank Ancona Honda, Landers McLarty Lee's Summit Missouri, LLC d/b/a Lee's Summit Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and d/b/a Lee's Summit Nissan, Archer-Perdue, Inc., d/b/a/ Archer-Perdue Suzuki, Table Rock Automotive, Inc., d/b/a Todd Archer Hyundai, Bill Pearce Honda, Reno Dodge Sales, Inc. d/b/a Don Weirs Reno Dodge, Pitre, Inc., d/b/a Pitre Buick GMC, Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Westfield Dodge City, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., d/b/a Capitol Toyota, Landers McLarty Fayetteville TN, LLC, Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC d/b/a Salt Lake Valley Buick GMC, Stranger Investments d/b/a Stephen Wade Toyota, Apex Motor Corporation and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 79 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc. et al v. Kiekert AG et al

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2017cv13005
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Kiekert AG, Kiekert U.S.A., Inc.
Plaintiff: Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd, Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Panama City Automotive Group, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Commonwealth Volkswagen, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Hammett Motor Company, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Landers McLarty Lees Summit MO, LLC, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Bill Pearce Honda, Reno Dodge Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Westfield Dodge City, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Herb Hallman Chevrolet, Inc., Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Landers McLarty Fayetteville TN, LLC, Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Stranger Investments and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 24 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Motor Generator - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2013cv01502
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd., Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Inc., Hitachi, Ltd., Denso International America, Inc., Denso Corporation
Plaintiff: Martens Cars of Washington, Inc., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Archer-Perdue, Inc., Bonneville and Son, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Herb Hallman Chevrolet, Inc., Charles Dahers Commonwealth Motors, Inc., Commonwealth Volkswagen, Inc., Commonwealth Nissan, Inc., Ramey Motors, Inc., Thornhill Superstore, Inc., Beck Motors, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Dave Heather Corporation, Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Hudson Charleston Acquisition, LLC, Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Shearer Automotive Enterprises III, Inc., Apex Motor Corporation, Hudson Gastonia Acquisition, LLC, HC Acquisition, LLC, Pitre, Inc. and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 138 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Automotive Constant Velocity Joint Boot Products - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2014cv02902
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: TOYO TIRE & RUBBER CO., LTD., TOYO AUTOMOTIVE PARTS (USA), INC.
Plaintiff: Martens Cars of Washington, Inc., Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Hammett Motor Company, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Desert European Motorcars, Ltd., Dale Martens Nissan Subaru, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Archer-Perdue, Inc., Bonneville and Son, Inc., Holzhauer Auto and Truck Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, SLT Group II, Inc., Herb Hallman Chevrolet, Inc., Charles Dahers Commonwealth Motors, Inc., Commonwealth Volkswagen, Inc., Commonwealth Nissan, Inc., Ramey Motors, Inc., Thornhill Superstore, Inc., Dave Heather Corporation, Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Beck Motors, Inc., Stranger Investments, John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc. and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 80 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Automotive Hoses - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2015cv03202
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd., Toyoda Gosei North America Corporation, TG Kentucky, LLC, TG Fluid Systems Usa Corporation, Sumitomo Riko Company Limited, DTR Industries, Inc.
Plaintiff: Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Apex Motor Corporation, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Bill Pearce Motors, Bonneville and Son, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Central Salt Lake Valley GMC Enterprises, LLC, Charles Daher's Commonwealth Motors, Inc., Commonwealth Nissan, Inc., Commonwealth Volkswagon, Inc., Dave Heather Corporation, Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Hammett Motor Company, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, LLC, HC Acquisition, LLC, Herb Hallman Chevrolet, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Martens Cars of Washington, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Pitre, Inc., d/b/a/ Pitre Buick GMC, Ramey Motors, Inc., Shearer Automotive Enterprises III, Inc. and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 75 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Trim Products - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2016cv03502
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Inoac Corporation, Inoac Group North America LLC, Inoac USA Inc., Does 1-10
Plaintiff: Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Panama City Automotive Group, Inc., Rainbow Chevrolet, Inc., Stoebner Holdings, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Charles Dahers Commonwealth Motors, Inc., Commonwealth Nissan, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Hammett Motor Company, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Landers McLarty Lees Summit Mo, LLC, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Bill Pearce Honda, Reno Dodge Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Westfield Dodge City, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc., Capitol Dealerships, Inc., Landers McLarty Fayetteville TN, LLC and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 51 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)

Exhaust Systems - Dealership Actions

Filed: September 30, 2020 as 2:2016cv03702
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Tenneco Inc., Tenneco GMBH, Tenneco Automotive Operating Co., Inc., Bosal Benelux NV, Bosal Industries-Georgia, Inc., Eberspcher Exhaust Technology GMBH & Co. KG, Eberspcher North America Inc., Faurecia SA, Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies, USA, LLC, MERITOR, INC.
Plaintiff: Dealership Plaintiffs, Landers Auto Group No. 1, Inc., Empire Nissan of Santa Rosa, LLC, V.I.P. Motor Cars Ltd., Lee Pontiac-Oldsmobile-GMC Truck, Inc., Panama City Automotive Group, Inc., Rainbow Chevrolet, Inc., Stoebner Holdings, Inc., McGrath Automotive Group, Inc., Green Team of Clay Center Inc., Lee Auto Malls-Topsham, Inc., Lee Oldsmobile-Cadillac, Inc., Charles Dahers Commonwealth Motors, Inc., Commonwealth Nissan, Inc., Hodges Imported Cars, Inc., Patsy Lou Chevrolet, Inc., Superstore Automotive, Inc., Cannon Nissan of Jackson, LLC, Hammett Motor Company, Inc., John ONeil Johnson Toyota, LLC, Ancona Enterprise, Inc., Landers McLarty Lees Summit Mo, LLC, Archer-Perdue, Inc., Table Rock Automotive, Inc., Bill Pearce Honda, Herb Hallman Chevrolet, Inc., Reno Dodge Sales, Inc., Pitre, Inc., Hartley Buick GMC Truck, Inc., Westfield Dodge City, Inc., John Greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, LLC, Capitol Chevrolet Cadillac, Inc. and others
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

OPINION AND ORDER denying 155 Motion to Enforce Plans of Allocation with Regard to Reserve Fund Eligibility by Certain Automobile Dealership Settlement Class Members. Signed by District Judge Sean F. Cox. (JMcC)