City of Stuart, Florida v. The 3M Company et al
Petitioner: City of Stuart, Florida
Respondent: Buckeye Fire Equipment Company, National Foam Inc, Chemguard, The 3M Company and Tyco Fire Products LP
Case Number: 2:2018cv03487
Filed: December 20, 2018
Court: US District Court for the District of South Carolina
Presiding Judge: Richard M Gergel
Nature of Suit: Tort Product Liability
Cause of Action: 28:1332
Jury Demanded By: Plaintiff
Docket Report

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Date Filed Document Text
January 2, 2019 Filing 16 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 1. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Pretrial Consolidation, Filing, Counsel, Initial Status Conference, and Other Matters. An initial status conference will be held in this matter on February 25, 2019 at 10 A.M. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 1/2/2019. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
December 20, 2018 Filing 15 MDL MEMBER CASE OPENED: Florida Southern, 2:18-cv-14430, City of Stuart, Florida v. The 3M Company et al, as DSC case 2:18-cv-03487-RMG. NOTICE TO ALL COUNSEL: MDL No. 2:18-mn-2873-RMG (LEAD case) has been opened as the master docket assigned to Judge Richard M. Gergel, District of South Carolina. This civil action is now associated as a member case. Counsel will be notified re Case Management Orders and other documents posted in the lead case. See Docket for further entries. (sshe, )
December 20, 2018 Filing 13 Case transferred in from District of Florida Southern; Case Number 2:18-cv-14430. Original file certified copy of transfer order and docket sheet received.
December 20, 2018 SYSTEM ENTRY - Case 2:18-cv-14430 electronically transferred out to South Carolina. (mc) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
December 18, 2018 SYSTEM ENTRY - Case 2:18-cv-14430 electronically transferred out to South Carolina. (mc) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
December 18, 2018 Filing 12 CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER (CTO-1) transferring case to the District of South Carolina re: MDL 2873 for consolidated pretrial proceedings pursuant to 28 USC 1407 and assigned to the Honorable Richard M. Gergel. (Signed by Jeffery N. Luthi, Clerk of the Panel). (mc) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
December 18, 2018 Filing 11 Courtesy Copy of CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER (CTO-1) transferring case to the District of South Carolina re: MDL 2873 for consolidated pretrial proceedings pursuant to 28 USC 1407 and assigned to the Honorable Richard M. Gergel. (Signed by Jeffery N. Luthi, Clerk of the Panel). (Awaiting certified copy from the transferee court). (mc) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
November 20, 2018 Opinion or Order Filing 10 PAPERLESS ORDER granting #7 Motion to Stay; granting #7 Motion for Extension of Time. This case is stayed until the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation issues a ruling on transfer and consolidation or until further order of this Court. For administrative purposes only, the Clerk of the Court shall administratively close this case. Either party may file a motion to reopen the case at any time. Signed by Judge Kenneth A. Marra on 11/20/2018. (ir) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
November 20, 2018 Filing 9 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Chemguard, Tyco Fire Products, LP identifying Corporate Parent Johnson Controls International PLC for Chemguard, Tyco Fire Products, LP (Krigbaum, Stephen) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
November 20, 2018 Filing 8 NOTICE of Attorney Appearance by Michael David Sloan on behalf of Chemguard, Tyco Fire Products, LP. Attorney Michael David Sloan added to party Chemguard(pty:dft), Attorney Michael David Sloan added to party Tyco Fire Products, LP(pty:dft). (Sloan, Michael) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
November 20, 2018 Filing 7 Unopposed MOTION to Stay All Proceedings Pending a Decision by the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation on Motions for Transfer, Unopposed MOTION for Extension of Time to respond to Complaint ( Responses due by 12/4/2018) by Chemguard, Tyco Fire Products, LP. Attorney Stephen J. Krigbaum added to party Chemguard(pty:dft), Attorney Stephen J. Krigbaum added to party Tyco Fire Products, LP(pty:dft). (Attachments: #1 Text of Proposed Order Exhibit 1 - Proposed Order)(Krigbaum, Stephen) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
October 29, 2018 Opinion or Order Filing 6 PAPERLESS ORDER granting #5 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice, Consent to Designation, and Request to Electronically Receive Notices of Electronic Filing for Attorney(s) Robin Greenwald. Signed by Judge Kenneth A. Marra on 10/29/2018. (ir) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
October 29, 2018 Filing 5 MOTION to Appear Pro Hac Vice, Consent to Designation, and Request to Electronically Receive Notices of Electronic Filing for Robin Greenwald. Filing Fee $ 75.00 Receipt # 113C-11114094 by City of Stuart, Florida. Responses due by 11/13/2018 (Petosa, Frank) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
October 19, 2018 Opinion or Order Filing 4 Order Requiring counsel to confer and File Joint Scheduling Report. Signed by Judge Kenneth A. Marra on 10/19/2018. See attached document for full details. (ir) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
October 18, 2018 Filing 3 Summons Issued as to All Defendants. (Attachments: #1 Summon(s), #2 Summon(s), #3 Summon(s), #4 Summon(s))(lk) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
October 18, 2018 Filing 2 Clerks Notice of Judge Assignment to Judge Kenneth A. Marra and Magistrate Judge Shaniek M. Maynard. Pursuant to 28 USC 636(c), the parties are hereby notified that the U.S. Magistrate Judge Shaniek M. Maynard is available to handle any or all proceedings in this case. If agreed, parties should complete and file the Consent form found on our website. It is not necessary to file a document indicating lack of consent. (lk) [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]
October 18, 2018 Filing 1 COMPLAINT against Buckeye Fire Equipment Company, Chemguard, National Foam, Inc., The 3M Company, Tyco Fire Products, LP. Filing fees $ 400.00 receipt number 113C-11085099, filed by City of Stuart, Florida. (Attachments: #1 Civil Cover Sheet, #2 Summon(s), #3 Summon(s), #4 Summon(s), #5 Summon(s), #6 Summon(s))(Petosa, Frank) (Main Document 1 replaced with correct image on 10/18/2018) (ail). [Transferred from Florida Southern on 12/20/2018.]

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Petitioner: City of Stuart, Florida
Represented By: Frank Michael Petosa
Represented By: Robin L Greenwald
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