In Re Aqueous Film-Forming Foams Products Liability Litigation MDL 2873
Plaintiff: Plaintiffs Co-Lead Counsel, Plaintiffs Liaison Counsel, Plaintiffs, The Illinois Municipal Corporation East Alton and Janet Pearl Chapp
Defendant: Tyco Fire Products LP, Chemguard Inc, Defendants Co-Lead Counsel, Defendants Co-Liaison Counsel, United States of America, Defendants, National Foam Inc, WillFire HC LLC doing business as Williams Fire & Hazard Control, E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, BASF Corporation, The Chemours Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC, Dynax Corporation, Chemicals Incorporated, Sentinel Emergency Solutions, LLC, 3M Company, Clariant Corporation, Raytheon Technologies Corporation, Arkema Inc., PBI Performance Products, Inc., Archroma U.S., Inc., Carrier Global Corporation, AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., Amerex Corporation, Honeywell International Inc., Southern Mills, Inc., Mine Safety Appliances Company, LLC, W.L. Gore & Associates, NSK Corporation, AllStar Fire Equipment, Matlick Enterprises, Inc. and FBS Tire Recycling, Inc.
In Re: Aqueous Film-Forming Foams Products Liability Litigation
Case Number: 2:2018mn02873
Filed: December 7, 2018
Court: US District Court for the District of South Carolina
Presiding Judge: Richard M Gergel
Nature of Suit: Personal Inj. Prod. Liability
Cause of Action: 28 U.S.C. ยง 1332
Jury Demanded By: Both
Docket Report

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Date Filed Document Text
November 24, 2021 Filing 2007 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Afco Avports LLC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Stukes, Mary Katherine)
November 24, 2021 Filing 2006 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by FBS Tire Recycling, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03594-RMG(Higgins, Chad)
November 24, 2021 Filing 2005 Corporate Disclosure Statement by FBS Tire Recycling, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03594-RMG(Higgins, Chad)
November 24, 2021 Filing 2004 NOTICE of Appearance by Chad W. Higgins on behalf of FBS Tire Recycling, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03594-RMG(Higgins, Chad)
November 23, 2021 Filing 2003 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 20. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses in Lieu of Answers. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/23/2021. (sshe, )
November 22, 2021 Filing 2002 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No.: 2:21-cv-03182-RMG GRANTING #2001 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (6) in case 2:21-cv-03182-RMG) Motion of Ryan Lipes to Withdraw as Attorney for Jackson Hole Airport Board. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/22/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03182-RMG(sshe, )
November 22, 2021 Filing 2001 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by Jackson Hole Airport Board. Response to Motion due by 12/6/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03182-RMG(Lipes, Ryan)
November 19, 2021 Filing 2000 NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED HEARING Monthly Status Conference 1/21/2022 10:00 AM rescheduled to: Telephonic Status Conference set for 1/28/2022 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Counsel Please Note Date Change (see Dkt. No. 1704 regarding all future status conferences are telephonic absent further order from the Court) (sshe, )
November 19, 2021 Filing 1999 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 11/19/2021. All future status conferences are telephonic absent further order from the Court. December Telephone conference set for 12/17/2021 at 10 AM. Court Reporter Karen Martin. (cper, )
November 19, 2021 Filing 1998 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to: 2:21-cv-01649-RMG granting #1997 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (18) in case 2:21-cv-01649-RMG) Motion of Rebecca M Klein to Withdraw as Attorney for Archroma US Inc, Clariant Corporation. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/19/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01649-RMG(sshe, )
November 17, 2021 Filing 1997 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney Rebecca M. Klein by Archroma U.S. Inc., Clariant Corporation. Response to Motion due by 12/1/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01649-RMG(Weber, Steven)
November 17, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1996 ORDER This Order Relates to: Case No. 2:21-cv-0593-RMG granting Defense Leadership's Motion to Dismiss #1984 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG ((7) in case 2:21-cv-00593-RMG). Plaintiff William Armstrong's claims are dismissed without prejudice and subject to reinstatement upon pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/17/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00593-RMG(sshe, )
November 17, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1995 ORDER This Order Relates to: Case No. 2:21-cv-0851-RMG granting Defense Leadership's Motion to Dismiss #1983 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG ((7) in case 2:21-cv-00851-RMG). Plaintiff Town of Danvers's claims are dismissed without prejudice and subject to reinstatement upon pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/17/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00851-RMG(sshe, )
November 17, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1994 ORDER This Order Relates to: Case No. 2:21-cv-1146-RMG granting Defense Leadership's Motion to Dismiss #1982 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG ((6) in case 2:21-cv-01146-RMG). Plaintiff Sam Gordon's claims are dismissed without prejudice and subject to reinstatement upon pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/17/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01146-RMG(sshe, )
November 17, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1993 ORDER This Order Relates to: Case No. 2:20-cv-4359-RMG, Case No. 2:21-cv-0592-RMG, Case No. 2:21-cv-0918-RMG granting Defense Leadership's Motion to Dismiss #1980 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG ((7) in case 2:20-cv-04359-RMG; (6) in case 2:21-cv-00592-RMG; (6) in case 2:21-cv-00918-RMG). Plaintiffs' claims are dismissed without prejudice and subject to reinstatement upon pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/17/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-04359-RMG, 2:21-cv-00592-RMG, 2:21-cv-00918-RMG(sshe, )
November 17, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1992 ORDER This Order Relates to: 2:20-cv-0585-RMG granting Defense Leadership's motion to dismiss #1978 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG ((18) in case 2:20-cv-00585-RMG). Plaintiff Diane Cooper's claims are dismissed without prejudice and subject to reinstatement upon pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/17/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00585-RMG(sshe, )
November 17, 2021 Filing 1991 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1986 Reason: Attorney filing user refiled to correctly spread corrected entry Corrected Filing Document Number #1990 Modified filing date to that of original filing: 11/15/2021 (sshe, )
November 15, 2021 Filing 1989 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Honeywell International Inc, Honeywell International Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Shealy, Kirby)
November 15, 2021 Filing 1988 COUNTY COURT RECORD from Middlesex County. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Certified State Court Record from Middlesex County)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03594-RMG(Kitts, Amanda)
November 15, 2021 Filing 1987 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
November 15, 2021 Filing 1986 NOTICE of Appearance by Kelsey J Moe on behalf of PBI Performance Products, Inc. (Moe, Kelsey)
November 15, 2021 Filing 1985 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #69, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
November 15, 2021 Filing 1984 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 11/29/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Armstrong Notice of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00593-RMG(Dukes, David)
November 15, 2021 Filing 1983 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 11/29/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Town of Danvers Notice of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00851-RMG(Dukes, David)
November 15, 2021 Filing 1982 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 11/29/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Gordon Notice of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01146-RMG(Dukes, David)
November 15, 2021 Filing 1981 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1973 Reason: Filing user filed event incorrectly using incorrect attorney filing credentials Filing date of original filing: 11/10/2021 (sshe, )
November 15, 2021 Filing 1980 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Plaintiff Fact Sheets by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 11/29/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A to Nov 2021 MTD re Gacovino & ELG Plaintiffs who failed to serve PFS, #2 Exhibit B - Non-Compliance letters for plaintiffs who failed to serve a PFS)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-04359-RMG, 2:21-cv-00592-RMG, 2:21-cv-00918-RMG(Dukes, David)
November 15, 2021 Filing 1979 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1972 Reason: Filing user filed unnecessary event incorrectly Filing date of original filing: 11/10/2021 (sshe, )
November 12, 2021 Filing 1978 MOTION to Dismiss by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 11/29/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - 2020.10.15 Diane Cooper Notice of Non-Compliance, #2 Exhibit B - 2020.10.29 Pl Ltr requesting extension, #3 Exhibit C - 2021.01.15 - 02.08 Emails with Pl Counsel re dismissal of Diane Cooper)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00585-RMG(Dukes, David)
November 12, 2021 Filing 1977 Corporate Disclosure Statement by National Grid USA Service Company, Inc. identifying Corporate Parent National Grid USA for National Grid USA Service Company, Inc... Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03594-RMG(Mulcahy, Brian)
November 12, 2021 Filing 1976 NOTICE of Appearance by Brian P Mulcahy on behalf of National Grid USA Service Company, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03594-RMG(Mulcahy, Brian)
November 11, 2021 Filing 1975 DISCLOSURE STATEMENT PURSUANT TO FRCP 7.1 by Afco Avports LLC.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Stukes, Mary Katherine)
November 11, 2021 Filing 1974 NOTICE of Appearance by Mary Katherine Hackney Stukes on behalf of Afco Avports LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Stukes, Mary Katherine)
November 10, 2021 Filing 1973 NOTICE of Appearance by Peter James Van Zandt on behalf of PBI Performance Products, Inc. (Van Zandt, Peter)
November 10, 2021 Filing 1972 NOTICE of Appearance by Spencer T Speed on behalf of Plaintiffs (Speed, Spencer)
November 5, 2021 Filing 1971 Additional Attachments to Main Document #1965 MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment on the First Element of the Government Contractor Immunity Defense. First attachment description: Additional Exhibits to Defendants' Motion for Partial Summary Judgment . (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 101, #2 Exhibit 102, #3 Exhibit 103, #4 Exhibit 104, #5 Exhibit 105, #6 Exhibit 106, #7 Exhibit 107, #8 Exhibit 108, #9 Exhibit 109, #10 Exhibit 110, #11 Exhibit 111, #12 Exhibit 112, #13 Exhibit 113, #14 Exhibit 114, #15 Exhibit 115, #16 Exhibit 116, #17 Exhibit 117, #18 Exhibit 118, #19 Exhibit 119, #20 Exhibit 120, #21 Exhibit 121, #22 Exhibit 122, #23 Exhibit 123, #24 Exhibit 124, #25 Exhibit 125, #26 Exhibit 126, #27 Exhibit 127, #28 Exhibit 128, #29 Exhibit 129, #30 Exhibit 130, #31 Exhibit 131, #32 Exhibit 132, #33 Exhibit 133, #34 Exhibit 134, #35 Exhibit 135, #36 Exhibit 136, #37 Exhibit 137, #38 Exhibit 138)(Dukes, David)
November 5, 2021 Filing 1970 MOTION to Seal Certain Exhibits to Motion for Partial Summary Judgment on the First Element of the Government Contractor Immunity Defense by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 11/19/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Non-Confidential Descriptive Index, #2 Exhibit B - Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit C - Placeholder for Confidential Documents Submitted to the Court, #4 Exhibit D - Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.(Dukes, David)
November 5, 2021 Filing 1969 Additional Attachments to Main Document #1965 MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment on the First Element of the Government Contractor Immunity Defense. First attachment description: Additional Exhibits to Defendants' Motion for Partial Summary Judgment . (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 76, #2 Exhibit 77, #3 Exhibit 78, #4 Exhibit 79, #5 Exhibit 80, #6 Exhibit 81, #7 Exhibit 82, #8 Exhibit 83, #9 Exhibit 84, #10 Exhibit 85, #11 Exhibit 86, #12 Exhibit 87, #13 Exhibit 88, #14 Exhibit 89, #15 Exhibit 90, #16 Exhibit 91, #17 Exhibit 92, #18 Exhibit 93, #19 Exhibit 94, #20 Exhibit 95, #21 Exhibit 96, #22 Exhibit 97, #23 Exhibit 98, #24 Exhibit 99, #25 Exhibit 100)(Dukes, David)
November 5, 2021 Filing 1968 Additional Attachments to Main Document #1965 MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment on the First Element of the Government Contractor Immunity Defense. First attachment description: Additional Exhibits to Defendants' Motion for Partial Summary Judgment . (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 51, #2 Exhibit 52, #3 Exhibit 53, #4 Exhibit 54, #5 Exhibit 55, #6 Exhibit 56, #7 Exhibit 57, #8 Exhibit 58, #9 Exhibit 59, #10 Exhibit 60, #11 Exhibit 61, #12 Exhibit 62, #13 Exhibit 63, #14 Exhibit 64, #15 Exhibit 65, #16 Exhibit 66, #17 Exhibit 67, #18 Exhibit 68, #19 Exhibit 69, #20 Exhibit 70, #21 Exhibit 71, #22 Exhibit 72, #23 Exhibit 73, #24 Exhibit 74, #25 Exhibit 75)(Dukes, David)
November 5, 2021 Filing 1967 Additional Attachments to Main Document #1965 MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment on the First Element of the Government Contractor Immunity Defense. First attachment description: Additional Exhibits to Defendants' Motion for Partial Summary Judgment . (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 26, #2 Exhibit 27, #3 Exhibit 28, #4 Exhibit 29, #5 Exhibit 30, #6 Exhibit 31, #7 Exhibit 32, #8 Exhibit 33, #9 Exhibit 34, #10 Exhibit 35, #11 Exhibit 36, #12 Exhibit 37, #13 Exhibit 38, #14 Exhibit 39, #15 Exhibit 40, #16 Exhibit 41, #17 Exhibit 42, #18 Exhibit 43, #19 Exhibit 44, #20 Exhibit 45, #21 Exhibit 46, #22 Exhibit 47, #23 Exhibit 48, #24 Exhibit 49, #25 Exhibit 50)(Dukes, David)
November 5, 2021 Filing 1966 Additional Attachments to Main Document #1965 MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment on the First Element of the Government Contractor Immunity Defense. First attachment description: First set of exhibits to Defendants' Motion for Partial Summary Judgment . (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1, #2 Exhibit 2, #3 Exhibit 3, #4 Exhibit 4, #5 Exhibit 5, #6 Exhibit 6, #7 Exhibit 7, #8 Exhibit 8, #9 Exhibit 9, #10 Exhibit 10, #11 Exhibit 11, #12 Exhibit 12, #13 Exhibit 13, #14 Exhibit 14, #15 Exhibit 15, #16 Exhibit 16, #17 Exhibit 17, #18 Exhibit 18, #19 Exhibit 19, #20 Exhibit 20, #21 Exhibit 21, #22 Exhibit 22, #23 Exhibit 23, #24 Exhibit 24, #25 Exhibit 25)(Dukes, David)
November 5, 2021 Filing 1965 MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment on the First Element of the Government Contractor Immunity Defense by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 11/19/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Appendix Index of Exhibits)No proposed order.(Dukes, David) Modified to correct party filer and docket text as requested per filing user on 11/8/2021 (sshe, ). Modified on 11/8/2021 to reference #1966 , #1967 , #1968 , #1969 , #1971 Additional Attachments filed 11/5/2021(sshe, ).
November 4, 2021 Filing 1963 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Betty Bradley Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02286-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
November 4, 2021 Filing 1962 NOTICE of Appearance by Joshua P Ackerman on behalf of Corteva Inc, Dupont De Nemours Inc, E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Ackerman, Joshua)
November 2, 2021 Filing 1961 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corp, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
November 2, 2021 Filing 1960 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03284-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
November 2, 2021 Filing 1959 NOTICE of Appearance by Theodore M Grossman on behalf of Daikin America Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03284-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
November 2, 2021 Filing 1958 NOTICE of Appearance by Steven N Geise on behalf of Daikin America Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03284-RMG(Geise, Steven)
November 2, 2021 Filing 1957 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebekah E Blake on behalf of Daikin America Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03284-RMG(Blake, Rebekah)
November 2, 2021 Filing 1956 NOTICE of Appearance by Joseph J Zonies on behalf of Jackson Hole Airport Board Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03182-RMG(Zonies, Joseph)
November 1, 2021 Filing 1955 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #68, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
October 27, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1954 ORDER ON PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF TWO INTEREST-BEARING COMMON BENEFIT ACCOUNTS This Order relates to All Cases: granting #1949 . See Order for All Details. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 10/27/2021.(sshe, )
October 26, 2021 Filing 1953 STATUS REPORT by Stedfast USA Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Hanna, George)
October 25, 2021 Filing 1952 STATUS REPORT Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Honeywell International Inc, Honeywell International Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Shealy, Kirby)
October 25, 2021 Filing 1951 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
October 22, 2021 Filing 1950 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 16.C. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding SECOND AMENDED PROTOCOL FOR INITIAL BRIEFING OF DISPOSITIVE MOTIONS ON THE GOVERNMENT CONTRACTOR DEFENSE. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 10/22/2021. (sshe, )
October 21, 2021 Filing 1949 MOTION Establishment of Two Interest Bearing Common Benefit Accounts by Plaintiffs. Response to Motion due by 11/4/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A- Wolf Garretson Program Brochure, #2 Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.(Thompson, Fred)
October 21, 2021 Filing 1948 NOTICE of Appearance by Kurt D Weaver on behalf of Honeywell International Inc, Honeywell Safety Products USA Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Weaver, Kurt)
October 20, 2021 Filing 1947 NOTICE of Appearance by Joshua P Ackerman on behalf of E I Du Pont De Nemours and Company(Ackerman, Joshua) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(sshe, )
October 20, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1946 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No.: 2:21-cv-01573-RMG. Plaintiffs move to substitute Janet Pearl Chapp for Wayne Chapp as a party to this action. The unopposed motion to substitute (Dkt. No. #1943 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, (48) in case 2:21-cv-01573-RMG) is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 10/20/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(sshe, )
October 18, 2021 Filing 1945 NOTICE of Appearance by Adrienne K Yoseph on behalf of 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Yoseph, Adrienne)
October 18, 2021 Filing 1944 NOTICE of Appearance by Andrew Jonathan Calica on behalf of 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Calica, Andrew)
October 18, 2021 Filing 1943 MOTION to Substitute Party for decedent Plaintiff Wayne Chapp by Tom Afflixio, Ken Allen, Lacy Atkinson, Jose Avila, Jim Carter, Wayne Chapp, Dale Foster, Chuck Gluck, Susan Gluck, David Jimenez, Don Jonasson, Fran Jonasson, Bob King, Keith Kjeldsen, Edward Lake, Jim McClure, Dave Moore, Bob Naughten, Steve O'Connor, Pesha Perlsweig, Tom Scully, John Skeen, Jr. Response to Motion due by 11/1/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A (Death Certificate of Wayne Chapp))No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Pritzker, Elizabeth) (Additional attachment(s) added on 10/18/2021: #2 Exhibit B Will of Wayne Allen Chapp) (sshe, ). Modified on 10/18/2021 to add attachment as requested and provided by filing user (sshe, ).
October 18, 2021 Filing 1942 SUGGESTION OF DEATH Upon the Record as to Plaintiff Wayne Chapp by Tom Afflixio, Ken Allen, Lacy Atkinson, Jose Avila, Jim Carter, Wayne Chapp, Dale Foster, Chuck Gluck, Susan Gluck, David Jimenez, Don Jonasson, Fran Jonasson, Bob King, Keith Kjeldsen, Edward Lake, Jim McClure, Dave Moore, Bob Naughten, Steve O'Connor, Pesha Perlsweig, Tom Scully, John Skeen, Jr. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A, #2 Exhibit B)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Pritzker, Elizabeth)
October 18, 2021 Filing 1941 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corp, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
October 18, 2021 Filing 1940 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Michael Dane Barber Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02055-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
October 18, 2021 Filing 1939 NOTICE of Appearance by Kurt D Weaver on behalf of Honeywell Safety Products USA, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Weaver, Kurt)
October 15, 2021 Filing 1938 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1936 Reason: Motion filed in error Filing date of original filing: 10/14/2021 (sshe, )
October 15, 2021 Filing 1937 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1928 Reason: Filed in error Corrected Filing Document Number #1934 Modified filing date to that of original filing: 10/13/2021 (sshe, )
October 14, 2021 Filing 1935 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by E-One Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02820-RMG(Pardo, James)
October 14, 2021 Filing 1933 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard H Taylor on behalf of Walter Johnson Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03213-RMG(Taylor, Richard)
October 14, 2021 Filing 1932 NOTICE of Appearance by Amanda D Summerlin on behalf of Walter Johnson Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03213-RMG(Summerlin, Amanda)
October 13, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1931 ORDER SELECTING TIER TWO WATER PROVIDER BELLWETHER TRIAL POOL CASES re #1930 . The Court hereby SELECTS the following cases as the Tier Two Water Provider Bellwether Trial Pool: City of Sioux Falls v. 3M Company, et al. 2:19-cv-1806-RMG, City of Stuart, Florida v. 3M Company, et al. 2:18-cv-3487-RMG, Town of Ayer v. 3M Company, et al. 2:19-cv-3120-RMG. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 10/13/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(sshe, )
October 13, 2021 Filing 1930 Joint Submission of Tier Two Water Provider Bellwether Trial Pool Cases. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Appendix A)(sshe, )
October 13, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1929 ORDER TO ADMINISTER SETTLEMENT RESOLVING CLASS CLAIMS OF SETTLING CLASS MEMBERS This Document relates to Campbell v. Tyco Fire Products LP et al, No. 2:19-cv-00422-RMG granting #1911 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (95) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG). See Order for All Details. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 10/13/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
October 13, 2021 Filing 1928 Defendant Matlick Enterprises General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses ANSWER to Complaint by Matlick Enterprises, Inc..(Levy, Ellen)
October 12, 2021 Filing 1927 NOTICE of Appearance by Mihir Ashok Desai on behalf of New York Air National Guard, State of New York(Desai, Mihir) Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 (sshe, )
October 12, 2021 Filing 1926 NOTICE of Appearance by Darren D Sumich on behalf of State of Alaska, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02804-RMG, 2:21-cv-02805-RMG(Sumich, Darren)
October 12, 2021 Filing 1925 NOTICE of Appearance by David A Parsiola on behalf of State of Alaska, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02804-RMG, 2:21-cv-02805-RMG(Parsiola, David)
October 12, 2021 Filing 1924 NOTICE of Appearance by Philip F Cossich on behalf of State of Alaska, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02804-RMG, 2:21-cv-02805-RMG(Cossich, Philip)
October 12, 2021 Filing 1923 NOTICE of Appearance by Christina Cossich on behalf of State of Alaska, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02804-RMG, 2:21-cv-02805-RMG(Cossich, Christina)
October 12, 2021 Filing 1922 NOTICE of Appearance by Brandon J Taylor on behalf of State of Alaska, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02804-RMG, 2:21-cv-02805-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
October 12, 2021 Filing 1921 NOTICE of Appearance by Luana N Smith on behalf of State of Alaska, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02804-RMG, 2:21-cv-02805-RMG(Smith, Luana)
October 12, 2021 Filing 1920 NOTICE of Appearance by John J Driscoll on behalf of Village of Rockdale Illinois Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-03255-RMG(Driscoll, John)
October 12, 2021 Filing 1919 NOTICE of Appearance by Matthew J. Sinkman on behalf of New York Air National Guard, State of New York Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Sinkman, Matthew)
October 10, 2021 Filing 1918 NOTICE of Appearance by Tate J Kunkle on behalf of Borough of Rocky Hill New Jersey, The, Village of Rockdale Illinois, City of Crest Hill Illinois, Pleasant Valley Public Water District Illinois, Town of Burlington Massachusetts Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Kunkle, Tate)
October 8, 2021 Filing 1917 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #67, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
October 7, 2021 Filing 1916 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Conference held on 10/7/2021. November's Status Conference will be conducted by telephone and is set for November 19th at 10 AM. Court Reporter Lisa Smith. (cper, )
October 6, 2021 Filing 1915 SUPPLEMENT by Corteva Inc, Dupont De Nemours Inc to (1290 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction re Bellwether Case Nos. 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, No. 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, No. 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, No. 2:19-cv-03434-RMG, No. 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, No. 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, No. 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, No. 2:18-cv-03339-R MG; NOTICE OF SUPPLEMENTAL AUTHORITY. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1 - NH Sup Ct Notice, #2 Exhibit 2 - NH Sup Ct Order, #3 Exhibit 3 - NC Super Ct Notice of Appeal)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Hacker, Katherine)
October 6, 2021 Filing 1914 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Theodore Edward Endy Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01732-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
October 6, 2021 Filing 1913 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by James G Bennett Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01729-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
October 6, 2021 Filing 1912 NOTICE of Appearance by Marianne F Kies on behalf of United States of America (Kies, Marianne)
October 4, 2021 Filing 1911 MOTION TO ADMINISTER SETTLEMENT RESOLVING CASES & CLAIMS OF SETTLING CLASS MEMBERS Unopposed by Joan Campbell, Richard Campbell. Response to Motion due by 10/18/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A. Escrow Agreement, #2 Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Napoli, Paul)
October 1, 2021 Filing 1910 STATUS REPORT DEFENDANT L.N. CURTIS AND SONS, INC.'S GENERAL DENIAL AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES by L.N. Curtis & Sons. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG, 2:21-cv-01702-RMG(Shelley, William)
September 30, 2021 Filing 1909 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #66, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
September 30, 2021 Filing 1908 CLERKS NOTICE TO ALL COUNSEL ASSOCIATED WITH MDL 2873 This Notice Relates to All Actions. With regard to the filing of new direct-filed cases, plaintiffs are directed to list the defendants in alphabetical order in the Complaint caption. Please also be reminded counsel need only submit one summons document AO 440 form to be issued by the Clerk's office (reference 1131 and additional CMO 6.E). (sshe, )
September 30, 2021 Filing 1907 NOTICE OF HEARING: Telephonic hearing with Lead and Liaison Counsel regarding #1901 , #1904 , #1906 set for 10/7/2021 at 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. The Court will distribute conference dial-in information. (sshe, )
September 29, 2021 Filing 1906 Letter from PEC regarding Defense Response to Proposed CMO 16C. (Thompson, Fred)
September 28, 2021 Filing 1905 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
September 28, 2021 Filing 1904 Letter from Defense Co-Lead Counsel Regarding PEC 9/27/21 Letter. (Kitts, Amanda)
September 27, 2021 Filing 1902 STATUS REPORT Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Honeywell International Inc, Honeywell International Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Shealy, Kirby)
September 27, 2021 Filing 1901 Letter from Plaintiffs' Executive Committee regarding Affirmative Motion for Summary Judgment. (Thompson, Fred)
September 22, 2021 Filing 1899 NOTICE of Appearance by Caleb J Holmes on behalf of National Foam Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holmes, Caleb)
September 21, 2021 Filing 1898 SUPPLEMENT by City of Stuart, Florida, Town of Ayer, Hampton Bays Water District, City of Dayton, Plaintiffs, Bakman Water Company, Town of Maysville, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY, City of Sioux Falls to (132 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 1601 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 106 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 130 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 73 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 159 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 78 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG, 100 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 89 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG) Response in Opposition to Motion,,,,, Notice of Supplemental Authorities. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A- NH Decision, #2 Exhibit B- Ohio Decision, #3 Exhibit C- NC Decision)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Thompson, Fred)
September 21, 2021 Filing 1897 NOTICE of Appearance by Dewitt D Clark on behalf of EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Clark, Dewitt)
September 16, 2021 Filing 1896 STATUS REPORT DEFENDANT BASF CORPORATION'S GENERAL DENIAL AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES by BASF Corp. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
September 16, 2021 Filing 1895 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Steven A Fluke Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01632-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
September 15, 2021 Filing 1894 NOTICE of Appearance by John J Driscoll on behalf of City of Crest Hill Illinois, Pleasant Valley Public Water District Illinois, City of Moline, Illinois, Village of South Elgin, Illinois, The, Illinois Municipal Corporation East Alton, The, The Illinois Municipal Corporation East Alton Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Driscoll, John)
September 14, 2021 Filing 1893 NOTICE of Appearance by Cary L McDougal on behalf of State of Alaska Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02804-RMG(McDougal, Cary)
September 14, 2021 Filing 1892 NOTICE of Appearance by Scott Summy on behalf of State of Alaska Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02804-RMG(Summy, Scott)
September 14, 2021 Filing 1891 NOTICE of Appearance by Lindsey E Sacher on behalf of Oshkosh Corporation, Pierce Manufacturing Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00797-RMG(Sacher, Lindsey)
September 13, 2021 Filing 1890 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 16.B. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding AMENDED PROTOCOL FOR INITIAL BRIEFING OF DISPOSITIVE MOTIONS ON THE GOVERNMENT CONTRACTOR DEFENSE. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 9/13/2021. (sshe, )
September 13, 2021 Filing 1889 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #65, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
September 10, 2021 Filing 1888 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 9/10/2021. Court to issue a Case Management Order. October's Status Conference will be conducted by telephone and is set for 10/15/2021 at 9 AM. Court Reporter Lisa Smith. (cper, )
September 9, 2021 Filing 1887 NOTICE of Appearance by Trevor J Keenan on behalf of 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Keenan, Trevor)
September 9, 2021 Filing 1886 NOTICE of Appearance by Trevor J Keenan on behalf of 3M Company, The Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Keenan, Trevor)
September 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1885 ORDER This Document Relates to All Cases. The motion to seal (Dkt. No. #1880 ) is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 9/9/2021.(sshe, )
September 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1884 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-01022-RMG. The State of New York's motion to amend the Second Amended Complaint (Dkt. No. #1876 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (101) in case 2:19-cv-01022-RMG)) is GRANTED. The State of New York is directed to file promptly its Third Amended Complaint. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 9/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01022-RMG(sshe, )
September 8, 2021 Filing 1883 TEXT ORDER re #1835 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (88) in case 2:19-cv-03434-RMG). This Order Relates to Case No.: 2:19-cv-03434-RMG. The parties have advised the Court that production of the documents at issue in this motion to compel will be substantially complete by September 10, 2021. In light of that, the motion is DENIED WITHOUT PREJUDICE with leave to refile. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 9/8/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(sshe, )
September 7, 2021 Filing 1882 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Larry Herman Hill Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01379-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
September 2, 2021 Filing 1881 Letter from Defense Co-Lead Counsel re Government Contractor Defense Briefing Structure. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1 - Government Contractor Defense Briefing Protocol proposed CMO, #2 Exhibit 2 - Excerpts from 2.25.19 MDL Status Conference, #3 Exhibit 3 - Excerpts from 5.17.19 MDL Status Conference, #4 Exhibit 4 - Excerpts from 9.11.20 MDL Status Conference, #5 Exhibit 5 - MIL-F-24385)(Kitts, Amanda)
September 2, 2021 Filing 1880 MOTION to Seal Exhibits in Support of Filing No. 1879 by Plaintiffs. Response to Motion due by 9/16/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Index, #2 Exhibit Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit Exhibit Placeholder, #4 Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.(Thompson, Fred)
September 2, 2021 Filing 1879 Letter from Plaintiffs' Executive Committee Regarding Government Contractor Briefing. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A Darwin Deposition Excerpt, #2 Exhibit B Farley DepositionExcerpt, #3 Exhibit C Walker Deposition Excerpt, #4 Exhibit D Military Specification, #5 Exhibit E DOD Performance Specification, #6 Exhibit F Appraisal of Fluorocarbons, #7 Exhibit G Popular Mechanics Article, #8 Exhibit H Excerpt from Farley Deposition, #9 Exhibit I Excerpt from Darwin Deposition, #10 Exhibit J Sheinson Declaration, #11 Exhibit K QPL/QPD History, #12 Exhibit L Todd Thomas Deposition excerpt, #13 Exhibit M National Foam Invoice- Stuart, #14 Exhibit N Plant Deposition excerpt, #15 Exhibit O Status Report AFFF 2002, #16 Exhibit P Excerpt from Regina deposition, #17 Exhibit Q Fire Fighting Foam Coalition Best Practice Guidance, #18 Exhibit R Farley Declaration, #19 Exhibit S Excerpt of the Deposition Transcript of Tyco witness Phillip Novac, dated March 18, 2021, #20 Exhibit T- Report titled Investigation into Unacknowledged Changes to AFFF Formulations Qualified under Mil-F-24385-F-Final Report, #21 Exhibit U- Excerpt of the Deposition Transcript of United States Witness John Farley dated June 24, 2021 at pages 138:14-139:, #22 Exhibit V-Excerpt of the Deposition Transcript of United States Witness John Farley dated June 24, 2021 at page 139:12-16, #23 Exhibit W-Excerpt of the Deposition Transcript of Tyco/Chemguard Witness Phil Novac, dated March 19, 2021, at 406:14-414:14, #24 Exhibit X Darwin Deposition Excerpt, #25 Exhibit Y Farley Deposition Excerpt, #26 Exhibit Z-Excerpt of Deposition Testimony of John Butenhoff, Ph.D., dated July 24, 2020, at 520:11-22, #27 Exhibit AA Darwin Declaration, #28 Exhibit BB Walker Declaration, #29 Exhibit CC Article- 3M Phasing Out Some Specialty Materials, #30 Exhibit DD 2/8/11 Customer Letter from Kidde Fire Fighting, #31 Exhibit EE Regina Deposition Excerpt, #32 Exhibit FF Defendant Chemguards Environmental Statement dated February 9, 2009, #33 Exhibit GGDefendant Chemguards Environmental Position dated August 1, 2007, #34 Exhibit HH EPA Meeting Slides, #35 Exhibit II Darwin Deposition Excerpt, #36 Exhibit JJ Excerpt of Deposition Testimony of Frederick Walker, dated May 21, 2021 (Walker Dep. Tr. Vol. III), at 718:2-15 and 721:14-722:1, #37 Exhibit KK Walker Deposition Excerpt, #38 Exhibit LL PFOA Stewardship Guidance, #39 Exhibit MM National Foam Responses to Interrogatories)(Thompson, Fred)
September 1, 2021 Filing 1878 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
September 1, 2021 Filing 1877 NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED HEARING Status Conference(s) In Person set for 1/14/2022, 2/18/2022 at 9:00 AM cancelled and rescheduled to: Status Conference set for 1/21/2022 10:00 AM in Charleston Courtroom #1, J. Waties Waring Judicial Center, 83 Meeting St, Charleston before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Status Conference set for 2/25/2022 10:00 AM in Charleston Courtroom #1, J. Waties Waring Judicial Center, 83 Meeting St, Charleston before Honorable Richard M Gergel. All Counsel Please Note: date and time change. (sshe, )
September 1, 2021 Filing 1874 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No.: granting #1873 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (53) in case 2:19-cv-02199-RMG) Motion of Justin J Arenas to Withdraw as Attorney for Plaintiffs Gurbir S Grewal, Attorney General of the State of New Jersey, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Paul R Rodriquez, Acting Director of the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 9/1/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02199-RMG(sshe, )
August 31, 2021 Filing 1876 MOTION to Amend/Correct Complaint by State of New York. Response to Motion due by 9/14/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Affidavit Declaration of Brendan McGrath, #2 Exhibit A to McGrath Declaration- Redline Proposed Third Amended Complaint, #3 Exhibit B to McGrath Declaration-Clean Proposed Third Amended Complaint, #4 Memo in Support Memorandum of Law)No proposed order.(McGrath, Brendan) Counsel Please Note: Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01022-RMG(sshe, )
August 31, 2021 Filing 1873 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by New Jersey Department Of Environmental Protection, Gurbir S. Grewal, Attorney General Of The State Of New Jersey, Paul R. Rodriguez. Response to Motion due by 9/14/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02199-RMG(Arenas, Justin)
August 30, 2021 Filing 1872 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #64, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
August 27, 2021 Filing 1871 NOTICE of Appearance by James J Bilsborrow on behalf of State of Vermont (Bilsborrow, James) Counsel Please Note: Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02281-RMG(sshe, )
August 27, 2021 Filing 1870 STATUS REPORT Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Honeywell International Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02317-RMG, 2:21-cv-02318-RMG, 2:21-cv-02319-RMG(Shealy, Kirby)
August 26, 2021 Filing 1869 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Status Conference held on 8/13/2021, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Karen E. Martin, Telephone number/E-mail Karen_E_Martin@scd.uscourts.gov. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction. Redaction Request due 9/16/2021. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 9/27/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 11/24/2021. (kmartin, )
August 25, 2021 Filing 1868 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 16.A. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding AMENDED SCHEDULE FOR BRIEFING DISPOSITIVE MOTIONS ON GOVERNMENT CONTRACTOR DEFENSE. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/25/2021. (sshe, )
August 23, 2021 Filing 1867 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
August 20, 2021 Filing 1866 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #63, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
August 20, 2021 Filing 1864 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by City of Tampa, Florida as to Defendant AAA Emergency Supply Company Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01889-RMG(Marcum, Christiaan)
August 20, 2021 Filing 1863 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Tampa Bay Water as to Defendant AAA Emergency Supply Company Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01867-RMG(Marcum, Christiaan)
August 20, 2021 Filing 1862 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Paducah Water of the City of Paducah Kentucky as to Defendant AAA Emergency Supply Company Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-04364-RMG(Marcum, Christiaan)
August 19, 2021 Filing 1861 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 6.E. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please See Order for All Details regarding Alternative For Service of Process On Defendants (Amended). AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/19/2021. (sshe, )
August 16, 2021 Filing 1859 NOTICE of Appearance by William P Shelley on behalf of L.N. Curtis & Sons Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG, 2:21-cv-01702-RMG(Shelley, William)
August 16, 2021 Filing 1858 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 15.A. This Order Relates to All Actions. See Order for All Details regarding Appointment of Counsel to Defense Coordination Committee. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/16/2021. (sshe, )
August 16, 2021 Filing 1857 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #62, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
August 16, 2021 Filing 1856 TEXT ORDER re #1847 . For good cause shown, the motion to withdraw is GRANTED. The Clerk is directed to term as moot the withdrawn motion at Dkt. No. #1812 . AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/16/21.(sshe, )
August 13, 2021 Filing 1855 REPLY to Response to Motion re (1285 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 35 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by Dynax Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Ries, Addie)
August 13, 2021 Filing 1854 REPLY to Response to Motion re (18 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 1284 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by Dynax Corp.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Ries, Addie)
August 13, 2021 Filing 1853 REPLY to Response to Motion re (1288 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 47 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by Dynax Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Ries, Addie)
August 13, 2021 Filing 1852 REPLY to Response to Motion re (1287 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 75 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by Dynax Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Ries, Addie)
August 13, 2021 Filing 1851 REPLY to Response to Motion re (1289 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 62 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by Dynax Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG(Ries, Addie)
August 13, 2021 Filing 1850 REPLY to Response to Motion re (1286 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 78 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by Dynax Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Ries, Addie)
August 13, 2021 Filing 1849 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 8/13/2021. The next monthly status conference set for Friday, September 10th at 9:00 AM will be held virtually by phone and not in person. Court Reporter: Karen Martin. (ssam, )
August 13, 2021 Filing 1848 NOTICE of Appearance by Kaitlyn R Maxwell on behalf of National Foam Inc, National Foam Inc (Attachments: #1 Certificate of Service)(Maxwell, Kaitlyn)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al. Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case(s) as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 (and to create applicable attorney/party associations)(sshe, )
August 12, 2021 Filing 1847 MOTION to Withdraw #1812 MOTION to Compel the Deposition of Curtis Bowling by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 8/26/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.(Dukes, David)
August 11, 2021 Filing 1845 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by John J Edmonds, Jr, Judith Edmonds as to Daikin America Inc (Pennock, Shannon) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00427-RMG(sshe, )
August 11, 2021 Filing 1844 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 19. This Order Relates to All Actions. See Order for All Details regarding Scheduling Order Governing First Water Provider Bellwether Trial. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/11/2021. (sshe, )
August 10, 2021 Filing 1842 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Indiana-American Water Company as to Defendant AAA Emergency Supply Company Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01838-RMG(Marcum, Christiaan)
August 10, 2021 Filing 1841 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Illinois-American Water Company as to Defendant AAA Emergency Supply Company Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01837-RMG(Marcum, Christiaan)
August 10, 2021 Filing 1840 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Pennsylvania-American Water Company as to Defendant AAA Emergency Supply Company Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00588-RMG(Marcum, Christiaan)
August 10, 2021 Filing 1839 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by California-American Water Company as to Defendant AAA Emergency Supply Company Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01784-RMG(Marcum, Christiaan)
August 10, 2021 Filing 1838 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Tennessee-American Water Company as to Defendant AAA Emergency Supply Company Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01839-RMG(Marcum, Christiaan)
August 10, 2021 Filing 1837 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corp, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
August 10, 2021 Filing 1836 Additional Attachments to Main Document (88 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG, 1835 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Compel the production of documents from Town of Maysville and Maysville Fire & EMS, Inc.. First attachment description: Defense Co-Leads' Memorandum of Law in Support of their Motion to Compel the Production of Documents from Town of Maysville & Maysville Fire & EMS, Inc. . (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1st Set of RFPs to Town of Maysville, #2 Exhibit 2nd Set of RFPs to Town of Maysville, #3 Exhibit PFS Town of Maysville, 3-18-21, #4 Exhibit Town of Maysville Response to 2nd RFPs, #5 Exhibit Town of Maysville Deficiency Letter, #6 Exhibit 5-26-21 Email from Sanchez to Goldsticker, #7 Exhibit 6-1-21 Email from Goldsticker to Sanchez, #8 Exhibit Town of Maysville 6-7-21 Response to Deficiency Ltr, #9 Exhibit 6-21-21 Email from Goldsticker to Sanchez, #10 Exhibit 7-8-21 Email from Goldsticker to Sanchez, #11 Exhibit 7-13-21 Email from Goldsticker to Sanchez, #12 Exhibit 7-13-21 Ltr from Goldsticker to Sanchez, #13 Exhibit Subpoena to Maysville Fire Department, #14 Exhibit 8-3-21 Ltrs and Subpoena to Maysville Fire & EMS, #15 Exhibit Town of Maysville Proposed Budget for FY 21-22)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Weber, Steven)
August 10, 2021 Filing 1835 MOTION to Compel the production of documents from Town of Maysville and Maysville Fire & EMS, Inc. by Archroma US, Inc., Clariant Corp.. Response to Motion due by 8/24/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Weber, Steven)
August 10, 2021 Filing 1834 NOTICE of filing of USCA4 Appeal 21-1121 In re: State of New Mexico; New Mexico Environment Department (petitioners). Order denying petition for rehearing and rehearing en banc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02115-RMG(sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1833 ORDER This Order Relates to Cases Listed in Exhibit A ( #1815 -1): The Defense Leadership's motion to dismiss (Dkt. No. #1815 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al as listed in Exhibit A) is GRANTED. The claims of the Plaintiffs listed in Exhibit A (Dkt. No. 1815-1) are dismissed without prejudice, subject to reinstatement upon the service of executed and completed PFSs pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5, paragraphs 22 through 26.AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1832 ORDER This Order Relates to: Plaintiff's motion to seal (Dkt. No. #1794 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (143) in case 2:18-cv-03496-RMG) is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1831 ORDER This Order Relates to: Plaintiff's motion to seal (Dkt. No. #1792 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (126) in case 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1830 ORDER This Order Relates to: Plaintiff's motion to seal (Dkt. No. #1800 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (153) in case 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1829 ORDER This Order Relates to: Plaintiff's motion to seal (Dkt. No. #1798 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (105) in case 2:19-cv-02784-RMG) is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1828 ORDER This Order Relates to: Plaintiff's motion to seal (Dkt. No. #1796 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (86) in case 2:19-cv-03120-RMG) is GRANTED.AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1827 ORDER This Order Relates to: Plaintiff's motion to seal (Dkt. No. #1790 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (115) in case 2:18-cv-03487-RMG) is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG(sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Filing 1826 NOTICE of Appearance by Gary J Douglas on behalf of City of Stuart, Florida Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 2:21-cv-01793-RMG(Douglas, Gary)
August 9, 2021 Filing 1825 NOTICE of Appearance by Tate J Kunkle on behalf of City of Stuart, Florida Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 2:21-cv-01793-RMG(Kunkle, Tate)
August 9, 2021 Filing 1824 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebecca G Newman on behalf of City of Stuart, Florida Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 2:21-cv-01793-RMG(Newman, Rebecca)
August 9, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1823 ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos: 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG granting #1805 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al) Consent Motion for Extension of Time to File Defendant Dynax Corporation's Reply to Plaintifs' Memoranda in Opposition to Dynax's Motions to Dismiss. Replies due by 8/13/2021. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/9/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Filing 1822 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #61, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
August 9, 2021 Filing 1821 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-02199-RMG granting #1816 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (50) in case 2:19-cv-02199-RMG) Motion to Withdraw Joseph A. Maurice as Attorney for New Jersey Department Of Environmental Protection, Gurbir S. Grewal, Attorney General Of The State Of New Jersey. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02199-RMG(sshe, )
August 5, 2021 Filing 1820 Letter from Defense Co-Lead Counsel re Water Provider Bellwether Schedule. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1 - Defendants' Tier Two Water Provider Proposed CMO, #2 Exhibit 2 - Bellwether Tier Two Schedule Detail)(Kitts, Amanda)
August 5, 2021 Filing 1819 Letter from Plaintiffs' Lead Counsel. (Thompson, Fred)
August 5, 2021 Filing 1818 STATUS REPORT Amended Statement of Defenses by United States of America. (Anwar, Haroon)
August 5, 2021 Filing 1817 STATUS REPORT Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Honeywell International Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01974-RMG, 2:21-cv-01975-RMG(Shealy, Kirby)
August 5, 2021 Filing 1816 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by New Jersey Department Of Environmental Protection, Gurbir S. Grewal, Attorney General Of The State Of New Jersey. Response to Motion due by 8/19/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order Order for Withdrawal of Appearance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02199-RMG(Maurice, Joseph)
August 4, 2021 Filing 1815 MOTION to Dismiss by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 8/18/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Plaintiffs Who Failed to Serve Executed Plaintiff Fact Sheet)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Dukes, David) (Additional attachment(s) added on 8/4/2021: #2 Exhibit B 2021.06.04 Napoli Notice of Non-Compliance) (sshe, ). Modified on 8/4/2021 to add attachment inadvertently not filed as requested and provided by filing user(sshe, ).
August 4, 2021 Filing 1814 FINAL ORDER AND JUDGMENT OF DISMISSAL WITH PREJUDICE This Document relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-00422-RMG Campbell v. Tyco Fire Products LP et al. Please See Order and Judgment for All Details. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/4/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
August 4, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1813 ORDER APPROVING ATTORNEYS' FEES AND COSTS This Document relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-00422-RMG Campbell v. Tyco Fire Products LP et al. The Court finds that Plaintiffs' Motions ( #1255 , #1557 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (49), (80) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) are GRANTED. Please See Order for All Details. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 8/4/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
August 3, 2021 Filing 1812 MOTION to Compel the Deposition of Curtis Bowling by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 8/17/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support Memorandum of Law in Support of Defendants' Motion to Compel the Deposition of Curtis Bowling, #2 Exhibit 1 - PENNA-NAVY-018352, #3 Exhibit 2 - PENNA-NAVY-018348, #4 Exhibit 3 - Navy02-00009817, #5 Exhibit 4 - PENNA-NAVY-018350, #6 Exhibit 5 - EPA01-00161541, #7 Exhibit 6 - PENNA-NAVY-018327, #8 Exhibit 7 - Email from Hall to Rome dated 4.15.21, #9 Exhibit 8 - Email from Rome to Hall & Falk dated 5.5.21, #10 Exhibit 9 - Email from Rome to Falk & Hall dated 5.21.21, #11 Exhibit 10 - Email from Falk to Rome & Montgomery dated 5.24.21, #12 Exhibit 11 - Email from Dhanji to Falk dated 6.7.21, #13 Exhibit 12 - Letter from Falk to Dhanji dated 6.15.21)No proposed order.(Dukes, David)
August 3, 2021 Filing 1811 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by National Express LLC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Rowe, Kristin)
July 30, 2021 Filing 1810 NOTICE of Appearance by Stephen Johnston on behalf of Town of Ayer, Town of Maysville, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Johnston, Stephen)
July 29, 2021 Filing 1809 NOTICE of Appearance by Cary L McDougal on behalf of Town of Ayer, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(McDougal, Cary)
July 29, 2021 Filing 1807 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #60, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
July 28, 2021 Filing 1806 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by David Wilson, Katherine Wilson, Larry Vanhook, Pamela Vanhook, Scott Stevenson, Pamela Berkley, Robert Berkley, Jonathan Denton, Kendra Denton, Frances Joles, William Joles, Carrie Aubert, Rhett Aubert, Lisa Lee, Marvin Lee, Amanda Hutto, Goldwyn Hutto Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Primeau, Robin)
July 27, 2021 Filing 1805 Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to (1793 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) Response in Opposition to Motion,,,, (1791 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) Response in Opposition to Motion,,,, (1795 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) Response in Opposition to Motion,,,, (1789 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) Response in Opposition to Motion,,,, (1799 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) Response in Opposition to Motion,,,, (1797 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) Response in Opposition to Motion,,,,, (1796 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Seal Documents referenced in Dkt. No. 1795 by Dynax Corporation. Response to Motion due by 8/10/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Ries, Addie)
July 26, 2021 Filing 1804 TEXT ORDER granting #1801 Motion to Withdraw Jillian C. Kirn as Attorney. Keith E. Smith will remain as counsel of record for Defendant National Foam Inc. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 7/26/2021.(sshe, )
July 26, 2021 Filing 1803 TEXT ORDER granting #1787 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (13) in case 2:21-cv-00427-RMG) Motion to Substitute Attorney Shannon M. Pennock in place of Clifford J. Grandjean for Plaintiff John Edmonds. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 7/26/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00427-RMG(sshe, )
July 23, 2021 Filing 1802 Letter from Geoffrey Cook. (Attachments: #1 Addendum DoD IG Report)(Cook, Geoffrey)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1801 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by National Foam Inc. Response to Motion due by 8/6/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Certificate of Service)No proposed order.(Kirn, Jillian) (Main Document 1801 replaced on 7/26/2021) (sshe, ). Modified on 7/26/2021 to correct member case number(s) on document(sshe, ).
July 23, 2021 Filing 1800 MOTION to Seal Documents referenced in Dkt. No. 1799 by EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY. Response to Motion due by 8/6/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit 1- Index, #2 Exhibit Exhibit 2- Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit Exhibit 3- Placeholder Sheet for Documents Requesting to be Sealed, #4 Exhibit Exhibit 4- Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1799 RESPONSE in Opposition re (1287 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 75 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY.Reply to Response to Motion due by 7/30/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Dynax Corporations Responses to Plaintiffs First Set of Interrogatories, #2 Exhibit 3/16/15 letter from Eduard Kleiner, PhD., to the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, EPA, #3 Exhibit Kleiner Deposition excerpt, #4 Exhibit Excerpt of Depo of Stephen Korzeniowski, #5 Exhibit Dynax Amended Responses to Interrogatories, #6 Exhibit Dynax Responses to Requests for Admission, #7 Exhibit Firefighting Foam Coalition Fact Sheet, #8 Exhibit DuPont Memorandum dated May 28, 2008, #9 Exhibit Dynax Defense Fact Sheet submitted March 17, 2021, #10 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt, 11/10/20, #11 Exhibit Firefighting Foam Coalition Notes of Organizational Meeting, #12 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/09/20)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1798 MOTION to Seal Documents referenced in Dkt. No. 1797 by Bakman Water Company. Response to Motion due by 8/6/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit 1- Index, #2 Exhibit Exhibit 2- Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit Exhibit 3- Placeholder Sheet for Documents Requesting to be Sealed, #4 Exhibit Exhibit 4- Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1797 RESPONSE in Opposition re (35 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 1285 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by Bakman Water Company.Reply to Response to Motion due by 7/30/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Dynax Corporations Responses to Plaintiffs First Set of Interrogatories, #2 Exhibit Interview from Site Report, #3 Exhibit 3/16/15 letter from Eduard Kleiner, PhD., to the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, EPA, #4 Exhibit Excerpt of Kleiner Deposition, #5 Exhibit Excerpt of Stephen Korzeniowski deposition, #6 Exhibit Dynax Amended Responses to Interrogatories, #7 Exhibit Dynax Responses to Requests for Admission, #8 Exhibit Firefighting Foam Coalition Fact Sheet, #9 Exhibit DuPont Memorandum dated May 28, 2008, #10 Exhibit Dynax Defense Fact Sheet submitted March 17, 2021, #11 Exhibit 3/20/15 Letter to Mark Siem, #12 Exhibit 2/27/19 email re Prop 65, #13 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/10/20, #14 Exhibit Fire Fighting Foam Coalition Notes of Organizational Meeting, #15 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/09/20)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1796 MOTION to Seal Documents referenced in Dkt. No. 1795 by Town of Ayer. Response to Motion due by 8/6/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit 1- Index, #2 Exhibit Exhibit 2- Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit Exhibit 3- Placeholder Sheet for Documents Requesting to be Sealed, #4 Exhibit Exhibit 4- Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1795 RESPONSE in Opposition re (18 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 1284 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by Town of Ayer.Reply to Response to Motion due by 7/30/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Dynax Corporations Responses to Plaintiffs First Set of Interrogatories, #2 Exhibit Invoice- Fire Tech and Safety, #3 Exhibit 3/16/15 letter from Eduard Kleiner, PhD., to the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, EPA, #4 Exhibit Excerpt of Kleiner Deposition, #5 Exhibit Excerpt of Stephen Korzeniowski deposition, #6 Exhibit Dynax Amended Responses to Interrogatories, #7 Exhibit Dynax Responses to Requests for Admission, #8 Exhibit Firefighting Foam Coalition Fact Sheet, #9 Exhibit DuPont Memorandum dated May 28, 2008, #10 Exhibit Dynax Defense Fact Sheet submitted March 17, 2021, #11 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/10/20, #12 Exhibit Fire Fighting Foam Coalition Notes of Organizational Meeting, #13 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/09/20)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1794 MOTION to Seal Documents referenced in Dkt. No. 1793 by City of Dayton. Response to Motion due by 8/6/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit 1- Index, #2 Exhibit Exhibit 2- Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit Exhibit 3- Placeholder Sheet for Documents Requesting to be Sealed, #4 Exhibit Exhibit 4- Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1793 RESPONSE in Opposition re (1286 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 78 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by City of Dayton.Reply to Response to Motion due by 7/30/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Dynax Corporations Responses to Plaintiffs First Set of Interrogatories, #2 Exhibit Photos from Wright-Patterson AFB, #3 Exhibit 3/16/15 letter from Eduard Kleiner, PhD., to the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, EPA, #4 Exhibit Excerpt of Kleiner Deposition, #5 Exhibit Excerpt of Stephen Korzeniowski deposition, #6 Exhibit Dynax Amended Responses to Interrogatories, #7 Exhibit Dynax Responses to Requests for Admission, #8 Exhibit Firefighting Foam Coalition Fact Sheet, #9 Exhibit DuPont Memorandum dated May 28, 2008, #10 Exhibit Dynax Defense Fact Sheet submitted March 17, 2021, #11 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/10/20, #12 Exhibit Fire Fighting Foam Coalition Notes of Organizational Meeting, #13 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/09/20)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1792 MOTION to Seal by City of Sioux Falls. Response to Motion due by 8/6/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit A- Index, #2 Exhibit Exhibit B- Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit Exhibit C- Placeholder Sheet for Documents Requesting to be Sealed, #4 Proposed Order Exhibit D- Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1791 RESPONSE in Opposition re (1288 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 47 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by City of Sioux Falls.Reply to Response to Motion due by 7/30/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Dynax Corporations Responses to Plaintiffs First Set of Interrogatories, #2 Exhibit Sioux Falls Fire Dept Sales Record, #3 Exhibit 3/16/15 letter from Eduard Kleiner, PhD., to the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, EPA, #4 Exhibit Excerpt of Kleiner Deposition, #5 Exhibit Excerpt of Stephen Korzeniowski deposition, #6 Exhibit Dynax Amended Responses to Interrogatories, #7 Exhibit Dynax Responses to Requests for Admission, #8 Exhibit Firefighting Foam Coalition Fact Sheet, #9 Exhibit DuPont Memorandum dated May 28, 2008, #10 Exhibit Dynax Defense Fact Sheet submitted March 17, 2021, #11 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/10/20, #12 Exhibit Fire Fighting Foam Coalition Notes of Organizational Meeting, #13 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/09/20)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1790 MOTION to Seal by City of Stuart, Florida. Response to Motion due by 8/6/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Index, #2 Exhibit Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit Exhibit Placeholder, #4 Proposed Order Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 23, 2021 Filing 1789 RESPONSE in Opposition re (62 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 1289 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by City of Stuart, Florida.Reply to Response to Motion due by 7/30/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Dynax Corporations Responses to Plaintiffs First Set of Interrogatories, #2 Exhibit 3/16/15 letter from Eduard Kleiner, PhD., to the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, EPA, #3 Exhibit Kleiner Deposition excerpt, #4 Exhibit Excerpt of Depo of Stephen Korzeniowski, #5 Exhibit 5/23/16 email from Lasaga to Plant, #6 Exhibit Dynax Amended Responses to Interrogatories, #7 Exhibit Dynax Responses to Requests for Admission, #8 Exhibit Firefighting Foam Coalition Fact Sheet, #9 Exhibit DuPont Memorandum dated May 28, 2008, #10 Exhibit Dynax Defense Fact Sheet submitted March 17, 2021, #11 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/10/20, #12 Exhibit Fire Fighting Foam Coalition Notes of Organizational Meeting, #13 Exhibit Kleiner deposition excerpt 11/09/20)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
July 22, 2021 Filing 1788 NOTICE of Appearance by Amy E Keller on behalf of Dana Nessel, State of Michigan, Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG, 2:21-cv-01708-RMG(Keller, Amy)
July 22, 2021 Filing 1787 MOTION to Substitute Attorney by John J Edmonds, Jr, Judith Edmonds. Response to Motion due by 8/5/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00427-RMG(Pennock, Shannon)
July 22, 2021 Filing 1786 NOTICE of Appearance by Adam Prom on behalf of Dana Nessel, State of Michigan, Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel, Dana Nessel Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG, 2:21-cv-01708-RMG(Prom, Adam)
July 22, 2021 Filing 1785 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel R Flynn on behalf of Dana Nessel, State of Michigan, Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel, Dana Nessel Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG, 2:21-cv-01708-RMG(Flynn, Daniel)
July 22, 2021 Filing 1784 NOTICE of Appearance by Adam J Levitt on behalf of Dana Nessel, State of Michigan, Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel, Dana Nessel Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG, 2:21-cv-01708-RMG(Levitt, Adam)
July 22, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1783 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:21-cv-366-RMG. Plaintiffs move to substitute Janice Staples for William Bruce Staples as a party to this action. The motion to substitute (Dkt. No. #1773 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (188) in case 2:21-cv-00366-RMG) is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 7/22/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(sshe, )
July 22, 2021 Filing 1782 NOTICE of Appearance by Anna Claire Skinner on behalf of Dana Nessel, State of Michigan, Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel, Dana Nessel Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG, 2:21-cv-01708-RMG(Skinner, Anna Claire)
July 21, 2021 Filing 1780 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
July 16, 2021 Filing 1779 Letter from Plaintiffs' Liaison Counsel regarding drinking water levels. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit PFAS map)(Thompson, Fred)
July 15, 2021 Filing 1778 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 11.B. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please See Order for All Details regarding REMOTE DEPOSITIONS - OBJECTIONS OMITTED FROM RECORD. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 7/15/2021. (sshe, )
July 15, 2021 Filing 1777 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #59, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
July 15, 2021 Filing 1776 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 7/15/2021. Court Reporter Lisa Smith. (cper, )
July 14, 2021 Filing 1772 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Nick Guillen against all Defendants (Werner, Michael) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-02019-RMG(sshe, ) Modified to original document number (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) on 7/15/2021 (sshe, ).
July 14, 2021 Filing 1775 NOTICE of Appearance by Alexander J Buckley on behalf of Deepwater Chemicals Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02384-RMG(Buckley, Alexander)
July 14, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1774 ORDER ON ARCHROMA US INC'S MOTION TO SEAL This Order relates to: Archroma's motion to seal the exhibit (Dkt. No. #1753 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, (150) in case 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, (123) in case 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 7/14/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, )
July 14, 2021 Filing 1771 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1770 Reason: Attorney filing user incorrectly direct-filed new case; corrected/referenced in MDL shell 2:21-av-55555 per case assignment clerk Filing date of original filing: 7/13/2021 (sshe, )
July 13, 2021 Filing 1773 MOTION to Substitute Party and Suggestion of Death of Plaintiff William Staples by Bob Bacon, Kevin Bebee, Victoria Bebee, John Castro, Luis Chacon, Felix Diaz, Frank Diaz, Paul Eden, John Laurent, Teresa Mauldin, Larry Noon, Kathy Piper, Rob Piper, Steve Pizzo, Moses Salas, Mike Sanchez, Ed Solano, Todd Spellman, William Staples, Dan Stapp, Marc Stelling, Mike Tallerico, Bridget Tapia, Mike Tapia, Eunico Trinidad, George Vega, Gary Weekley. Response to Motion due by 7/28/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A, #2 Exhibit B)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Pritzker, Elizabeth) Modified on 7/14/2021 to correct to original filing date(sshe, ).
July 13, 2021 Filing 1769 SUGGESTION OF DEATH Upon the Record as to Plaintiff William Staples And Motion for Substitution of Party by Bob Bacon, Kevin Bebee, Victoria Bebee, John Castro, Luis Chacon, Felix Diaz, Frank Diaz, Paul Eden, John Laurent, Teresa Mauldin, Larry Noon, Kathy Piper, Rob Piper, Steve Pizzo, Moses Salas, Mike Sanchez, Ed Solano, Todd Spellman, William Staples, Dan Stapp, Marc Stelling, Mike Tallerico, Bridget Tapia, Mike Tapia, Eunico Trinidad, George Vega, Gary Weekley. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A, #2 Exhibit B)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Pritzker, Elizabeth)
July 13, 2021 Filing 1768 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by E-One Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00588-RMG(Pardo, James)
July 7, 2021 Filing 1767 NOTICE of Appearance by Darren D Sumich on behalf of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, DELAWARE COUNTY, PRIMOS-SECANE WESTBROOK PARK FIRE COMPANY #5 OF UPPER DARBY PENNSYLVANIA, INC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01977-RMG(Sumich, Darren)
July 7, 2021 Filing 1766 NOTICE of Appearance by Christina Cossich on behalf of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, DELAWARE COUNTY, PRIMOS-SECANE WESTBROOK PARK FIRE COMPANY #5 OF UPPER DARBY PENNSYLVANIA, INC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01977-RMG(Cossich, Christina)
July 7, 2021 Filing 1765 NOTICE of Appearance by David A Parsiola on behalf of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, DELAWARE COUNTY, PRIMOS-SECANE WESTBROOK PARK FIRE COMPANY #5 OF UPPER DARBY PENNSYLVANIA, INC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01977-RMG(Parsiola, David)
July 7, 2021 Filing 1764 NOTICE of Appearance by Philip F Cossich on behalf of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, DELAWARE COUNTY, PRIMOS-SECANE WESTBROOK PARK FIRE COMPANY #5 OF UPPER DARBY PENNSYLVANIA, INC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01977-RMG(Cossich, Philip)
July 7, 2021 Filing 1763 NOTICE of Appearance by Brandon J Taylor on behalf of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, DELAWARE COUNTY, PRIMOS-SECANE WESTBROOK PARK FIRE COMPANY #5 OF UPPER DARBY PENNSYLVANIA, INC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01977-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
July 7, 2021 Filing 1762 NOTICE of Appearance by Luana N Smith on behalf of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, DELAWARE COUNTY, PRIMOS-SECANE WESTBROOK PARK FIRE COMPANY #5 OF UPPER DARBY PENNSYLVANIA, INC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01977-RMG(Smith, Luana)
July 6, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1761 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:21-cv-01915-RMG. Plaintiff's motion to amend the complaint (Dkt. No. #1738 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (12) in case 2:21-cv-01915-RMG) is GRANTED. Plaintiff is directed to file promptly the amended complaint. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 7/6/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01915-RMG(sshe, )
July 2, 2021 Filing 1759 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Rolland Garber. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-04421-RMG(Zgoda, Richard)
July 1, 2021 Filing 1758 STATUS REPORT DEFENDANT ALLSTAR FIRE EQUIPMENTS GENERAL DENIAL AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES by Allstar Fire Equipment. (Carpenter, Elizabeth)
July 1, 2021 Filing 1757 NOTICE of Appearance by Elizabeth J Carpenter on behalf of Allstar Fire Equipment Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Carpenter, Elizabeth)
July 1, 2021 Filing 1756 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard M Zgoda on behalf of John Walter Schaffer, Christopher Dale Cox Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00748-RMG, 2:21-cv-00756-RMG(Zgoda, Richard)
July 1, 2021 Filing 1755 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
July 1, 2021 Filing 1754 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #58, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
June 30, 2021 Filing 1753 MOTION to Seal Document (1752 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 149 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) Reply to Response to Motion, (1751 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 122 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) Reply to Response to Motion, by Archroma U.S., Inc.. Response to Motion due by 7/14/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A. Index to Motion to Seal Exhibit to Reply, #2 Exhibit B. Certification of Compliance for Motion to Seal, #3 Exhibit C. Confidential Document Placeholder Sheet, #4 Exhibit D. Proposed Order on Archroma Motion to Seal)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Weber, Steven)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1752 REPLY to Response to Motion re (1299 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 76 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Archroma U.S. Inc's Reply in Support of It's Motion to Dismiss For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction Response filed by Archroma U.S., Inc.. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A. Appendix A to Archroma US Inc DFS Submitted for In Camera Review)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Weber, Steven)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1751 REPLY to Response to Motion re (49 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 1301 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Archroma U.S. Inc's Reply in Support of It's Motion to Dismiss For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction Response filed by Archroma U.S., Inc.. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A. Appendix A to Archroma US Inc DFS Submitted for In Camera Review)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Weber, Steven)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1750 REPLY to Response to Motion re (46 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 1300 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Clariant Corporation's Reply in Support of Its Motion to Dismiss For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction Response filed by Clariant Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Weber, Steven)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1749 NOTICE of Appearance by Darren D Sumich on behalf of City of Galesburg Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01649-RMG(Sumich, Darren)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1748 NOTICE of Appearance by Jody Fortunato on behalf of City of Galesburg Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01649-RMG(Fortunato, Jody)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1747 NOTICE of Appearance by Christina Cossich on behalf of City of Galesburg Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01649-RMG(Cossich, Christina)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1746 NOTICE of Appearance by David A Parsiola on behalf of City of Galesburg Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01649-RMG(Parsiola, David)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1745 NOTICE of Appearance by Luana N Smith on behalf of City of Galesburg Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01649-RMG(Smith, Luana)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1744 NOTICE of Appearance by Philip F Cossich on behalf of City of Galesburg Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01649-RMG(Cossich, Philip)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1743 NOTICE of Appearance by Brandon J Taylor on behalf of City of Galesburg Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01649-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
June 30, 2021 Filing 1742 NOTICE of Appearance by Jessica F Lynch on behalf of Town of Brookhaven Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01528-RMG(Lynch, Jessica)
June 29, 2021 Filing 1741 NOTICE of Appearance by Sophia E Kyziridis on behalf of Lorencio Atchley, Patricia Atchley, Janet Bahner, Judy Barstad, David Bell, Marilyn Bennett, Marnello Boddie, Alan Davis, Leslie Davis, Donald Easter, Theresa Easter, Carol Flathers, Pennie Gale, Walter Gale, Billy Long, Linda Long, Deanne Lopez, Joyce Moore, Mary Niemetz, Lonnie Rouser, Rhonda Sharkey, Yvonne Strachan, Phyllis Taylor Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03366-RMG(Kyziridis, Sophia)
June 29, 2021 Filing 1739 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: granting #1735 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (84) in case 2:19-cv-01275-RMG; (84) in case 2:19-cv-01382-RMG; (49) in case 2:19-cv-01850-RMG; (101) in case 2:19-cv-02784-RMG; (61) in case 2:19-cv-03047-RMG; (49) in case 2:19-cv-03559-RMG) Motion of Maja C. Eaton to Withdraw as Attorney for Arkema Inc. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 6/29/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
June 28, 2021 Filing 1738 MOTION to Amend/Correct Complaint by Town of Islip, New York. Response to Motion due by 7/12/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Affidavit, #3 Exhibit A -Proposed Amended Complaint, #4 Exhibit B- Redline of Amended Complaint)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01915-RMG(Rigano, Nicholas)
June 28, 2021 Filing 1737 NOTICE of Appearance by Nicholas Rigano on behalf of Town of Islip, New York Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01915-RMG(Rigano, Nicholas)
June 25, 2021 Filing 1736 Letter from Frederick Gaston Hall. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit GAO Report)(Hall, Frederick)
June 25, 2021 Filing 1735 Consent MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by Arkema Inc. Response to Motion due by 7/9/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Eaton, Maja)
June 25, 2021 Filing 1734 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1728 Reason: Filing user refiled to correctly spread entry Corrected Filing Document Number #1730 Filing date is that of original filing: 6/24/2021 (sshe, )
June 25, 2021 Filing 1733 TEXT ORDER This Order relates to Case Nos.: granting #1723 Consent Motion for Extension of Time in case 2:18-mn-2873-RMG; (118) in case 2:19-cv-1806-RMG; (147) in case 2:18-cv-3488-RMG. Defendant Archroma, U.S. Inc.'s Reply in Support of its Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction (1299 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 76 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG and 1301 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 49 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) is due on or before June 30, 2021. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 6/25/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, )
June 25, 2021 Filing 1732 TEXT ORDER This Order relates to Case Nos.: granting #1722 Consent Motion for Extension of Time in case 2:18-mn-2873-RMG; (117) in case 2:19-cv-1806-RMG. Defendant Clariant Corporation's Reply in Support of its Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction (1300 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 46 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) is due on or before June 30, 2021. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 6/25/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, )
June 24, 2021 Filing 1730 NOTICE of Appearance by Bruce D Oakley on behalf of NSK Corporation Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01703-RMG(Oakley, Bruce)
June 24, 2021 Filing 1729 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #57, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
June 24, 2021 Filing 1727 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1718, 1719, 1720 Reason: Refiled by clerk to correct filing error as notified by filing user Corrected Filing Document Number #1724 , #1725 , #1726 Filing date is that of original filing: 6/23/2021 (sshe, )
June 24, 2021 Filing 1723 Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to (1712 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 144 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 114 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) Response in Opposition to Motion,,,,, Consent Motion for an Extension of Time to File a Reply Brief in Support of Its Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction - Extension to June 30, 2021 by Archroma U.S., Inc.. Response to Motion due by 7/8/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Weber, Steven)
June 24, 2021 Filing 1722 Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to (1712 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 114 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) Response in Opposition to Motion,,,,, Consent Motion for an Extension of Time to File a Reply Brief in Support of Its Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction - Extension to June 30, 2021 by Clariant Corporation. Response to Motion due by 7/8/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Weber, Steven)
June 23, 2021 Filing 1726 NOTICE of Appearance by Yardena Rachel Zwang-Weissman on behalf of W L Gore & Associates Inc, W.L. Gore & Associates. Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1, to correct and create correct attorney/party association, per filing user notified clerk of filing error Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(sshe, )
June 23, 2021 Filing 1725 NOTICE of Appearance by R. Raymond Rothman on behalf of W L Gore & Associates Inc, W.L. Gore & Associates. Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1, to correct and create correct attorney/party association, per filing user notified clerk of filing error Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(sshe, )
June 23, 2021 Filing 1724 NOTICE of Appearance by Jeremy B Esterkin on behalf of W L Gore & Associates Inc, W.L. Gore & Associates (Esterkin, Jeremy) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1, to create attorney/party association, per filing user notified clerk of filing error Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(sshe, )
June 23, 2021 Filing 1721 Corporate Disclosure Statement by W L Gore & Associates Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Esterkin, Jeremy)
June 23, 2021 Filing 1717 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Honeywell Safety Products USA Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Shealy, Kirby)
June 22, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1716 ORDER ON PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO SEAL This Order Relates to: No. 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, No. 2:19-cv-01806-RMG. Plaintiffs' motion to redact certain portions of their Opposition brief and seal the Opposition exhibits D, F, G, H, and I is GRANTED. (Dkt. No. (1713) in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (145) in case 2:18-cv-03488-RMG; (115) in case 2:19-cv-01806-RMG). Plaintiffs have already filed these redacted or sealed items on the public docket (Dkt. No. 1712), which the Court now authorizes by this Order. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 6/22/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, )
June 21, 2021 Filing 1715 STATUS REPORT General Denial & Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Leo M. Ellebracht Company. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG(Corriston, Timothy)
June 21, 2021 Filing 1714 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Status Conference held on 6/17/2021, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Karen E. Martin, Telephone number/E-mail Karen_E_Martin@scd.uscourts.gov. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction. Redaction Request due 7/12/2021. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 7/22/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 9/20/2021. (kmartin, )
June 18, 2021 Filing 1713 MOTION to Seal by Plaintiffs, City of Sioux Falls, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY. Response to Motion due by 7/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A- Index, #2 Exhibit B-Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit C- Placeholder Sheets for Documents Requesting to be Sealed, #4 Exhibit D- Proposed Order)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
June 18, 2021 Filing 1712 RESPONSE in Opposition re (127 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION for Extension of Time to Respond to Motions to Dismiss filed by Archroma US, Inc., (1300 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 46 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss, (1301 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 49 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss, (76 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss Response filed by Plaintiffs, City of Sioux Falls, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY.Reply to Response to Motion due by 6/25/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A- Sioux Falls Training Center, #2 Exhibit B- PFC Compounds Preliminary Site Assessment Visit, #3 Exhibit C- Central States Fire Apparatus Site Report, #4 Exhibit D- Clariant sales documents consisting of invoices and bills of lading, #5 Exhibit E-Dynax's Responses to Jurisdictional Interrogatories, #6 Exhibit F- Excerpt taken from AFFFTC0022404, #7 Exhibit G- Archroma U.S., Inc. sales documents, #8 Exhibit H-Clariant Corporations March 17, 2021 Defense Fact Sheet, #9 Exhibit I-Archroma U.S., Inc.s Defense Fact Sheet)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
June 17, 2021 Filing 1711 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
June 17, 2021 Filing 1710 TEXT ORDER amending #1049 CMO No. 13. CMO No. 13 Paragraph F provides that the parties shall conduct Core Discovery on the Water Provider Bellwether Discovery Pool cases through August 6, 2021. The Court reviewed the parties' requests for an extension of this deadline #1706 , #1707 and heard from the parties at the June 17, 2021 status conference. The Court HEREBY AMENDS Paragraph F of CMO No. 13 to provide that the parties shall conduct Core Discovery on the Water Provider Bellwether Discovery Pool cases through October 5, 2021. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 6/17/2021. (sshe, )
June 17, 2021 Filing 1709 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 6/17/2021. Court Reporter Karen Martin. (cper, )
June 17, 2021 Filing 1708 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Fairness Hearing held on 5/24/2021, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Karen E. Martin, Telephone number/E-mail Karen_E_Martin@scd.uscourts.gov. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction. Redaction Request due 7/8/2021. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 7/19/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 9/15/2021. (kmartin, )
June 16, 2021 Filing 1707 Letter from Defense Leadership Regarding Water Provider Bellwether Scheduling. (Pahl, Jessica)
June 16, 2021 Filing 1706 Letter from Plaintiffs' Executive Committee Regarding Discovery Pool. (Thompson, Fred)
June 16, 2021 Filing 1705 Notice of filing of USCA4 Appeal 21-1121 In re: State of New Mexico; New Mexico Environment Department (petitioners). Judgment - the petition for writ of mandamus is denied. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02115-RMG(sshe, ) (Additional attachment(s) added on 6/16/2021: #1 4CCA Order) (sshe, ).
June 16, 2021 Filing 1704 NOTICE of Hearing: The Court sets the next Monthly Status Conferences as follows: Telephone Status Conference set for 7/15/2021 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Call-in instructions to be circulated to counsel prior to date. Telephone Status Conference set for 8/13/2021 09:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Call-in instructions to be circulated to counsel prior to date. Status Conference(s) In Person set for 9/10/2021, 10/15/2021, 11/19/2021, 12/17/2021, 1/14/2022, 2/18/2022, 3/18/2022, 4/15/2022, 5/13/2022, 6/10/2022, 7/8/2022 at 09:00 AM in Charleston Courtroom #1, J. Waties Waring Judicial Center, 83 Meeting St, Charleston before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Please Note: The September 2021 conference is limited capacity for in-person attendance to 15 attorneys for Plaintiffs and 15 attorneys for Defendants. A telephone connection for those who wish to attend the proceeding remotely will be provided. (sshe, ) Modified on 6/17/2021 to add text re in-person/telephone information for September conference, per chambers(sshe, ).
June 16, 2021 Filing 1703 NOTICE of Appearance by Tate J Kunkle on behalf of City of Moline, Illinois, Town of Lewisboro, New York, The, Town of Mansfield, Massachusetts, City of Tallahassee, Florida, Borough of Point Pleasant New Jersey, Village of South Elgin, Illinois, The, Illinois Municipal Corporation East Alton, The, City of Camden, New Jersey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Kunkle, Tate)
June 14, 2021 Filing 1702 NOTICE of Appearance by Laura A Sexton on behalf of 3M Company (Sexton, Laura)
June 14, 2021 Filing 1701 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #56, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
June 11, 2021 Filing 1699 Letter from "Notice of Pending Motion to Remand" by Plaintiffs, Attorney General Dana Nessel, on behalf of the People of the State of Michigan, and the State of Michigan. (Keller, Amy)
June 10, 2021 Filing 1698 NOTICE of Appearance by Jennifer B Jones on behalf of Globe Manufacturing Company LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
June 10, 2021 Filing 1697 NOTICE of Appearance by Jennifer B Jones on behalf of Mine Safety Appliances Company LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
June 10, 2021 Filing 1696 NOTICE of Appearance by James L Stengel on behalf of Globe Manufacturing Company LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Stengel, James)
June 10, 2021 Filing 1695 NOTICE of Appearance by James L Stengel on behalf of Mine Safety Appliances Company LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Stengel, James)
June 10, 2021 Filing 1694 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by National Express LLC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Rowe, Kristin)
June 9, 2021 Filing 1693 NOTICE of Appearance by Dean Stuart Sommer on behalf of National Express LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Sommer, Dean)
June 9, 2021 Filing 1692 NOTICE of Appearance by Kristin Carter Rowe on behalf of National Express LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Rowe, Kristin)
June 8, 2021 Filing 1689 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Municipal Emergency Services, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00213-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
June 8, 2021 Filing 1688 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard Hood Willis on behalf of Municipal Emergency Services, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00213-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Willis, Richard)
June 8, 2021 Filing 1687 MDL TRANSFER ORDER re Jeffries et al v. Chemguard Incorporated et al AZD 2:21-00059; Nessel et al v. 3M Company et al MIWD 1:21-00205; Ogden et al v. Intercontinental Terminals Company LLC et al TXSD 4:21-00273 Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
June 8, 2021 Filing 1686 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 18.A. This Order Relates to All Actions. The Court hereby appoints as Special Master John W. Perry, Jr. of Perry, Balhof, Mengis & Burns, L.L.C. Please see Order for all Details regarding Appointment of Special Master. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 6/8/2021. (sshe, )
June 7, 2021 Filing 1685 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Globe Manufacturing Company LLC identifying Corporate Parent MSA Safety, Inc. for Globe Manufacturing Company LLC.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
June 7, 2021 Filing 1684 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Globe Manufacturing Company LLC identifying Corporate Parent MSA Safety, Inc. for Globe Manufacturing Company LLC.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
June 7, 2021 Filing 1683 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Mine Safety Appliances Company, LLC identifying Corporate Parent MSA Safety, Inc. for Mine Safety Appliances Company, LLC.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
June 7, 2021 Filing 1682 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Mine Safety Appliances Company, LLC identifying Corporate Parent MSA Safety, Inc. for Mine Safety Appliances Company, LLC, Mine Safety Appliances Company, LLC.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
June 7, 2021 Filing 1681 NOTICE of Appearance by Jennifer B Jones on behalf of Globe Manufacturing Company LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
June 7, 2021 Filing 1680 NOTICE of Appearance by Jennifer B Jones on behalf of Mine Safety Appliance Company LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
June 7, 2021 Filing 1679 NOTICE of Appearance by James L Stengel on behalf of Globe Manufacturing Company LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Stengel, James)
June 7, 2021 Filing 1678 TEXT ORDER Subsequent to their joint letter #1672 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG), the parties notified the Court that Dynax will respond to the PEC's discovery demands on or before July 9, 2021 and therefore the PEC will respond in opposition to Dynax's motions to dismiss (1284 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 18 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG), (1285 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 35 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG), (1286 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 78 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG), (1287 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 75 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG), (1288 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 47 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG), (1289 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 62 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG) on or before July 23, 2021. The Court approves this extended deadline. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 6/7/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
June 7, 2021 Filing 1677 NOTICE of Appearance by James L Stengel on behalf of Mine Safety Appliance Company LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Stengel, James)
June 4, 2021 Filing 1675 RESPONSE in Support re (23 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction Memorandum of Law Response filed by Chemicals Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Twaddell, Oliver)
June 4, 2021 Filing 1674 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel, Dana Nessel Without Prejudice Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Keller, Amy)
June 4, 2021 Filing 1673 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel, Dana Nessel. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Keller, Amy)
June 4, 2021 Filing 1672 Letter from Plaintiffs' Liaison Counsel and Defendant Dynax. (Thompson, Fred)
June 4, 2021 Filing 1671 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Stedfast USA Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Hanna, George)
June 4, 2021 Filing 1670 STATUS REPORT by Stedfast USA Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Hanna, George)
June 3, 2021 Filing 1669 Letter of concerns after Fairness Hearing received 6/3/2021 to Settlement in Campbell et al v. Tyco, et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
June 3, 2021 Filing 1668 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #55, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
June 2, 2021 Filing 1667 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER(S) 1650, 1651, 1652, 1653 Reason: Attorney filing user refiled correctly per clerk's request to spread to applicable member cases as listed on document per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1 Corrected Filing Document Number(s) #1657 , #1658 , #1659 , #1660 Modified filing date to that of original filing: 5/27/2021 (sshe, )
June 1, 2021 Filing 1666 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Southern Mills, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG, 2:21-cv-01573-RMG(Kleinman, Benjamin)
June 1, 2021 Filing 1665 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00797-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
June 1, 2021 Filing 1664 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
June 1, 2021 Filing 1663 NOTICE of Appearance by Theodore M Grossman on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
June 1, 2021 Filing 1662 NOTICE of Appearance by Steven N Geise on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG(Geise, Steven)
June 1, 2021 Filing 1661 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebekah E Blake on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01572-RMG(Blake, Rebekah)
May 28, 2021 Filing 1655 Letter from Plaintiffs and Defendant Dynax. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A- 5/18/21 Correspondence from Plaintiffs, #2 Exhibit B 5/21/21 Correspondence from Dynax)(Thompson, Fred)
May 28, 2021 Filing 1654 RESPONSE in Opposition re (51 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 20 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02473-RMG, 106 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 78 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 80 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 1291 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02472-RMG, 23 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction Response filed by Town of Ayer, Hampton Bays Water District, City of Dayton, Plaintiffs, Warminster Township Municipal Authority, Bakman Water Company, Town of Maysville, Warrington Township, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY, City of Sioux Falls.Reply to Response to Motion due by 6/4/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1 Warrington Jurisdictional Discovery Responses, #2 Exhibit 2 City of Dayton Jurisdictional Discovery Responses, #3 Exhibit 3 Town of Ayer Jurisdictional Discovery Responses, #4 Exhibit 4 Bakman Jurisdictional Discovery Responses, #5 Exhibit 5 Warminster Jurisdictional Discovery Responses, #6 Exhibit 6 City of Sioux Falls Jurisdictional Discovery Responses, #7 Exhibit 7 Emerald Coast Utilities Jurisdictional Discovery Responses, #8 Exhibit 8 Town of Maysville Jurisdictional Discovery Responses, #9 Exhibit 9 Hampton Bays Water Jurisdictional Discovery Responses, #10 Exhibit 10 Document Production, #11 Exhibit 11 Chemicals Inc Defense Fact Sheet, #12 Exhibit 12 Fire Suppression Chemicals Safety Equipment)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Thompson, Fred)
May 27, 2021 Filing 1653 NOTICE of Appearance by Curtis Allen Garrett, Jr on behalf of Southern Mills, Inc. (Garrett, Curtis)
May 27, 2021 Filing 1652 NOTICE of Appearance by James F Bogan, III on behalf of Southern Mills, Inc. (Bogan, James)
May 27, 2021 Filing 1651 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Southern Mills, Inc. identifying Corporate Parent TenCate Protective Fabrics Holding B.V. for Southern Mills, Inc... (Kleinman, Benjamin)
May 27, 2021 Filing 1650 NOTICE of Appearance by Benjamin M Kleinman on behalf of Southern Mills, Inc. (Kleinman, Benjamin)
May 27, 2021 Filing 1649 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: granting #1641 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al) Motion for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply re #1291 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 106 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 78 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 80 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 51 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02472-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02473-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 20 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 23 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG) Defendant Checmicals Incorporated's MOTION to Dismiss For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction. PEC's Response to Motion due by 5/28/2021. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/27/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
May 27, 2021 Filing 1648 NOTICE of Appearance by Fred S Longer on behalf of Warrington Township, Warminster Township Municipal Authority Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Longer, Fred)
May 27, 2021 Filing 1647 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Brian William Creighton Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01214-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
May 27, 2021 Filing 1646 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
May 26, 2021 Filing 1645 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #54, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
May 26, 2021 Filing 1644 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1639, 5 Reason: Duplicate and unnecessary filing Corrected Filing Document Number (1638 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 4 in 2:21-cv-01528-RMG) Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01528-RMG(sshe, )
May 25, 2021 Filing 1643 NOTICE of Appearance by Elissa J Preheim on behalf of Honeywell International Inc. (Preheim, Elissa)
May 25, 2021 Filing 1642 NOTICE of Appearance by Elissa J Preheim on behalf of Honeywell Safety Products USA, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Preheim, Elissa)
May 25, 2021 Filing 1641 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to (51 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 20 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02473-RMG, 106 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 78 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 80 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 1291 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02472-RMG, 23 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction by Town of Ayer, Hampton Bays Water District, City of Dayton, Plaintiffs, Warminster Township Municipal Authority, Bakman Water Company, Town of Maysville, Warrington Township, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY, City of Sioux Falls. Response to Motion due by 6/8/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Thompson, Fred)
May 25, 2021 Filing 1640 NOTICE of Appearance by Robert M Calica on behalf of Town of Brookhaven Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01528-RMG(Calica, Robert)
May 25, 2021 Filing 1635 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #53, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
May 24, 2021 Filing 1638 NOTICE of Appearance by Judah Serfaty on behalf of Town of Brookhaven (Serfaty, Judah) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01528-RMG(sshe, )
May 24, 2021 Filing 1637 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Raymond T Finch, III(Feliciani, Joseph) Filing corrected for event type, as stated on document, per refiled corrected document provided by attorney filing user; Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03721-RMG(sshe, )
May 24, 2021 Filing 1636 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Raymond T Finch, Jr (Feliciani, Joseph) Filing corrected for event type, as stated on document, per refiled corrected document provided by attorney filing user; Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03720-RMG(sshe, )
May 24, 2021 Filing 1634 Letter of Objection received 5/24/2021 to Settlement in Campbell et al v. Tyco, et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
May 24, 2021 Filing 1633 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Honeywell Safety Products USA, Inc. identifying Corporate Parent Honeywell International Inc for Honeywell Safety Products USA, Inc... Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Shealy, Kirby)
May 24, 2021 Filing 1632 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Honeywell Safety Products USA, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Shealy, Kirby)
May 24, 2021 Filing 1631 NOTICE of Appearance by Elizabeth Knauer on behalf of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Knauer, Elizabeth)
May 24, 2021 Filing 1630 NOTICE of Appearance by Mark A Chertok on behalf of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01496-RMG(Chertok, Mark)
May 24, 2021 Filing 1629 NOTICE of Appearance by Kirby D Shealy, III on behalf of Honeywell Safety Products USA, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Shealy, Kirby)
May 24, 2021 Filing 1628 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: denying without prejudice #1616 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al). The PEC seeks an extension of time to respond in opposition to Dynax's motions to dismiss (1284 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 18 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG; 1285 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 35 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG; 1286 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 78 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG; 1287 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 75 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG; 1288 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 47 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG; 1289 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 62 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG) in light of a potential jurisdictional discovery dispute with Dynax. Any motion to compel shall be filed on or before May 31, 2021, with response due 5 days thereafter. The PEC will promptly respond to Dynax's motions to dismiss after this discovery motion filing deadline has passed or upon resolution of any discovery motion. The Court will more specifically re-set the PEC's response deadline upon the May 31, 2021 deadline passing. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/24/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, ) Modified on 5/24/2021 to edit docket text (added "denying without prejudice") per chambers(sshe, ).
May 24, 2021 Filing 1627 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Settlement Conference held on 5/24/2021. Court hears from objectors in person and by phone. Taken Under Advisement. Court Reporter Karen Martin. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(cper, )
May 21, 2021 Filing 1626 RESPONSE to Motion re (1614 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Reopen Case Defendants' Response to Plaintiffs' Motion to Reopen/Reinstate Dismissed Claims for Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheets Response filed by Defendants.Reply to Response to Motion due by 5/28/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Dukes, David)
May 21, 2021 Filing 1624 TEXT ORDER re #1614 . Plaintiffs listed in Exhibits C, D and G move to reinstate their claims in light of supplying the Defense Coordination Committee with executed and completed Plaintiff Fact Sheets, pursuant to CMO No. 5. The Defense does not oppose the motion. The motion is GRANTED and these plaintiffs' claims are hereby reinstated pursuant to CMO No. 5. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/21/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
May 21, 2021 Filing 1623 Letter from Defendants Tyco Fire Products LP and Chemguard, Inc.. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit May 18, 2021 WDNR Letter Approving GETS)(Montgomery, Liam)
May 21, 2021 Filing 1622 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-1806-RMG granting #1620 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, (106) in case 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) Motion for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply re #1300 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 46 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss. Plaintiffs' Response to Clariant Corporation's Motion to Dismiss due by 6/18/2021. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/21/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, )
May 20, 2021 Filing 1621 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Connie Thomas as Personal Representative/Administrator/Executor of the Estate of Jerry Wade Thomas Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01451-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
May 20, 2021 Filing 1620 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to (46 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss by City of Sioux Falls. Response to Motion due by 6/3/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
May 19, 2021 Filing 1619 Letters of Objection received 5/19/2021 to Settlement in Campbell et al v. Tyco, et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
May 19, 2021 Filing 1618 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 18. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Notice for Appointment of Special Master. The Court hereby provides the parties notice of its intent to appoint John W. Perry, Jr. as Special Master relating to the review of plaintiffs' counsel's Common Benefit Fund submissions. The Court further provides the parties with an opportunity to be heard by submitting any response to this Order on or before May 28, 2021. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/19/2021. (sshe, )
May 19, 2021 Filing 1617 Letter from Campbell Class Counsel. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Napoli, Paul)
May 19, 2021 Filing 1616 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to (1286 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (1285 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (1289 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (1288 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (1284 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (1287 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss by Plaintiffs. Response to Motion due by 6/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Thompson, Fred)
May 19, 2021 Filing 1615 MOTION to Appoint Counsel John W. Perry Jr. as Special Master by Plaintiffs. Response to Motion due by 6/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A Affidavit of John W. Perry Jr., #2 Exhibit B John Perry CV, #3 Exhibit C Common Benefit Order No. 2, #4 Exhibit D FWC Amended Order Appointing Special Master, #5 Exhibit E Court Orders Western District of LA USDC)No proposed order.(Thompson, Fred)
May 18, 2021 Filing 1614 MOTION to Reopen Case Reinstate Dismissed Claims by Plaintiffs as listed on Exhibit A re #1124 and specifically including Plaintiffs on Exhibits "C," "D" and "G". Response to Motion due by 6/1/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.(Feliciani, Joseph) Filing corrected for event type(sshe, ) Modified to original document number on 5/19/2021 (sshe, ).
May 18, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1613 ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: Plaintiffs' motion #1603 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (160) in case 2:18-cv-03339-RMG; (133) in case 2:18-cv-03488-RMG; (131) in case 2:18-cv-03496-RMG; (107) in case 2:18-cv-03487-RMG; (101) in case 2:19-cv-01806-RMG; (90) in case 2:19-cv-02784-RMG; (74) in case 2:19-cv-03120-RMG; (79) in case 2:19-cv-03434-RMG) to redact portions of their Opposition brief, redact portions of certain deposition transcripts, and seal the agreements is GRANTED. Plaintiffs have already on the public docket these redacted or sealed items (Dkt. No. 1601), which the Court now authorizes by this order. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/18/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
May 18, 2021 Filing 1612 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Status Conference held on 5.14.21, before Judge Richard Gergel. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction.. Redaction Request due 6/8/2021. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 6/18/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 8/16/2021. (kand, )
May 18, 2021 Filing 1611 NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED HEARING Monthly Status Conference set for 6/18/2021 10:00 AM CANCELLED and RESCHEDULED to: Monthly Telephone Status Conference set for 6/17/2021 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. (sshe, )
May 17, 2021 Filing 1610 Letters of Objection received 5/17/2021 to Settlement in Campbell et al v. Tyco, et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
May 17, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1609 ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO SEAL BY REDACTION FROM CORTEVA, INC. AND DUPONT DE NEMOURS, INC. This Order Relates to Case Nos.: Corteva, Inc.'s and DuPont de Nemours, Inc.'s motion to seal (Dkt. No. #1605 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (161) in case 2:18-cv-03339-RMG; (134) in case 2:18-cv-03488-RMG; (132) in case 2:18-cv-03496-RMG; (108)in case 2:18-cv-03487-RMG; (102) in case 2:19-cv-01806-RMG; (91) in case 2:19-cv-02784-RMG; (75) in case 2:19-cv-03120-RMG; (80) in case 2:19-cv-03434-RMG) is GRANTED IN PART and DENIED IN PART. The motion to seal by redaction certain portions of their Reply brief is granted and the motion to seal the courtroom is denied. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/17/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
May 17, 2021 Filing 1608 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #52, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
May 14, 2021 Filing 1607 NOTICE of Appearance by Elizabeth Knauer on behalf of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey(Knauer, Elizabeth) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02219-RMG(sshe, ) Modified to original document number (in 2:19-cv-02219-RMG) on 5/17/2021 (sshe, ).
May 14, 2021 Filing 1606 NOTICE of Appearance by Mark A Chertok on behalf of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02219-RMG(Chertok, Mark)
May 14, 2021 Filing 1605 MOTION to Seal by Corteva Inc, Dupont De Nemours Inc. Response to Motion due by 5/28/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit A - Descriptive Index, #2 Exhibit Exhibit B - Counsel Certification, #3 Exhibit Exhibit C - Placeholder Sheet, #4 Proposed Order, #5 Exhibit Exhibit E - Unpublished Opinion)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Hacker, Katherine)
May 14, 2021 Filing 1604 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 5/14/2021. Court Reporter Karen Andersen. (cper, )
May 14, 2021 Filing 1603 MOTION to Seal Documents in Support of Plaintiffs' Opposition to Defendant Corteva and DuPont de Nemours' Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction by City of Stuart, Florida, Town of Ayer, Hampton Bays Water District, City of Dayton, Plaintiffs, Bakman Water Company, Town of Maysville, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY, City of Sioux Falls. Response to Motion due by 5/28/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1- Index, #2 Exhibit 2- Certificate of Compliance, #3 Exhibit 3-Document Placeholder, #4 Exhibit 4- Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Thompson, Fred)
May 14, 2021 Filing 1601 RESPONSE in Opposition re (36 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 63 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 79 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 105 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 19 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 50 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 1290 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 22 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG, 77 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction Response filed by City of Stuart, Florida, Town of Ayer, Hampton Bays Water District, City of Dayton, Plaintiffs, Bakman Water Company, Town of Maysville, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY, City of Sioux Falls.Reply to Response to Motion due by 5/21/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Affidavit Zalman Declaration, #2 Exhibit 1- Excerpt of Deposition of Brian Titus, #3 Exhibit 2- Excerpt of Deposition of Carmen Giannantonio, #4 Exhibit 3- Excerpt of deposition of Brian Titus, #5 Exhibit 4- Excerpt of Volume two of transcript of Carmen Giannantonio, #6 Exhibit 5- Separation and Separation Agreement, #7 Exhibit 6- Letter Agreement between DowduPont and Corteva, #8 Exhibit 7- Schedule 1.1 (15) to DowDuPont Separation Agreement, #9 Exhibit 8- Oral Argument re Pltf Mtn to Stay Arbitration, #10 Exhibit 9- Corteva, Inc.'s Responses to Notice of Deposition, #11 Exhibit 10- DuPont de Nemour's Responses to Plaintiffs' Notice of Deposition)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Thompson, Fred)
May 14, 2021 Filing 1598 STIPULATION of Dismissal without prejudice of Defendant Davis-Ulmer Sprinkler Co Inc by Ohio, State of.(Conner, Ryan) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1, and to correct party as filer Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(sshe, ) Modified to original document number (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) on 5/14/2021 (sshe, ).
May 13, 2021 Filing 1600 Letters of Objection received 5/13/2021 to Settlement in Campbell et al v. Tyco, et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
May 13, 2021 Filing 1596 Letter from Defense Co-Lead Counsel. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit May 2021 ATSDR Final PFAS Toxicological Profile)(Montgomery, Liam)
May 13, 2021 Filing 1595 TEXT ORDER re 1150. In light of the Court having issued CMO No. 17, governing the procedure by which a party may seek to seal portions of a legal brief or its exhibits, the Court directs the Clerk to strike Dkt. No. 1150 from the docket, with leave to refile in accordance with the procedure set forth in CMO No. 17. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/13/2021. (sshe, )
May 12, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1592 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:21-cv-00357-RMG. Plaintiff's motion to amend the complaint (Dkt. No. #1561 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (9) in case 2:21-cv-00357-RMG) is GRANTED. Plaintiff is directed to file promptly the amended complaint. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/12/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00357-RMG(sshe, )
May 12, 2021 Filing 1591 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Municipal Emergency Services Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Mattes, William)
May 12, 2021 Filing 1590 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Telephone Conference held on 5/12/2021. (cper, )
May 12, 2021 Filing 1589 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Paula Yoakum, William Yoakum, Joel Larocco, Pamela Larocco, Beth Maldonado, Richard Castleberry as to Certain Named Defendants Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-04027-RMG, 2:20-cv-04028-RMG, 2:21-cv-00265-RMG, 2:21-cv-00298-RMG(Primeau, Robin)
May 12, 2021 Filing 1588 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00862-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
May 12, 2021 Filing 1587 NOTICE of Appearance by Theodore M Grossman on behalf of Daikin America, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00862-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
May 12, 2021 Filing 1586 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebekah E Blake on behalf of Daikin America, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00862-RMG(Blake, Rebekah)
May 12, 2021 Filing 1585 NOTICE of Appearance by Steven N Geise on behalf of Daikin America, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00862-RMG(Geise, Steven)
May 12, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1584 ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos. Listed in Exhibit A re #1562 Motion to Dismiss (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al). The Defense Leadership's motion to dismiss (Dkt. No. 1562) is GRANTED. The claims of the Plaintiffs listed in Exhibit A are dismissed without prejudice, subject to reinstatement upon the service of executed and completed PFSs pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5, paragraphs 22 through 26. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/12/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
May 12, 2021 Filing 1583 TEXT ORDER re 1260. In light of the Court having issued CMO No. 17, governing the procedure by which a party may seek to seal portions of a legal brief or its exhibit, the Court directs the Clerk to strike Dkt. No. 1260 from the docket and it gives the filing party leave to refile in accordance with the procedure set forth in CMO No. 17. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/12/2021. (sshe, )
May 12, 2021 Filing 1582 TEXT ORDER re 1543 and 1573. In light of the Court having issued CMO No. 17, governing the procedure by which a party may seek to seal portions of a legal brief or its exhibit, the Court directs the Clerk to strike Dkt. No. 1543 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 96 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 86 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 75 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG, 128 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 126 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 103 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 156 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 70 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG) and Dkt. No. 1573 from the docket and gives the filing parties leave to refile in accordance with the procedure set forth in CMO No. 17. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/12/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
May 12, 2021 Filing 1581 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 17. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Procedure Governing Motions to Seal. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/12/2021. (sshe, )
May 11, 2021 Filing 1580 Letter of Objection to the settlement attorney fees received 5/11/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. (Attachments: #1 Envelope)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
May 11, 2021 Filing 1578 NOTICE of Appearance by William J Quinn on behalf of United States of America (Quinn, William)
May 11, 2021 Filing 1577 TEXT ORDER This Order relates to Case No. 2:20-cv-3260 and the plaintiffs listed at Dkt. No. #1560 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (19) in case 2:20-cv-03260-RMG) at pp. 4-8. Plaintiffs move to reinstate their claims because they have now supplied the Defense Coordination Committee with executed and completed Plaintiff Fact Sheets. Pursuant to CMO No. 5, the motion to reinstate is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/11/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03260-RMG(sshe, )
May 11, 2021 Filing 1576 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1570, 25 Reason: Stricken (per chambers) as filing not authorized by Co-Lead or Liaison Counsel. Filing date of original filing: 5/7/2021 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00988-RMG(sshe, )
May 11, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1575 ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos. Listed in Exhibit A re #1547 Motion to Dismiss (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al). The Defense Leadership's motion to dismiss (Dkt. No. 1547) is GRANTED. The claims of the Plaintiffs listed in Exhibit A are dismissed without prejudice, subject to reinstatement upon the service of executed and completed PFSs pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5, paragraphs 22 through 26. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/11/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
May 10, 2021 Filing 1572 NOTICE of Appearance by Clayton B McCullough on behalf of Sentinel Emergencies Solutions (McCullough, Clayton) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1, and to create attorney/party appearance association. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG(sshe, ) Modified to original document number (in case 2:18-mn-2873-RMG) on 5/11/2021 (sshe, ).
May 10, 2021 Filing 1574 REPLY to Response to Motion re (36 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 63 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 79 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 105 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 19 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 50 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 1290 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 22 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG, 77 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction Response filed by Corteva Inc, Dupont De Nemours Inc. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit H - Separation Agreement)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Hacker, Katherine)
May 10, 2021 Filing 1573 MOTION to Seal by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 5/24/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit A - List of Documents)No proposed order.(Hacker, Katherine)
May 10, 2021 Filing 1571 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel H Woofter on behalf of Joan Campbell, Richard Campbell Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Woofter, Daniel)
May 7, 2021 Filing 1570 Letter from Plaintiff. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00988-RMG(Coren, Michael)
May 7, 2021 Filing 1568 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-01223-RMG granting #1567 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (70) in case 2:19-cv-01223-RMG) Motion to Substitute Attorney Elliot Higgins for Defendant Federal Aviation Administration in place of Tsuki Hoshijima. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 5/7/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01223-RMG(sshe, )
May 6, 2021 Filing 1567 MOTION to Substitute Attorney by Federal Aviation Administration. Response to Motion due by 5/20/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01223-RMG(Higgins, Elliot)
May 6, 2021 Filing 1566 NOTICE of Appearance by Elliot W Higgins on behalf of Federal Aviation Administration Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01223-RMG(Higgins, Elliot)
May 6, 2021 Filing 1565 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Steven Wayne Kreun Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-04326-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
May 5, 2021 Filing 1563 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Vicente Perez Only (Portal, Janpaul) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions per CMO No 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03057-RMG(sshe, )
May 5, 2021 Filing 1562 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheets by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 5/19/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Plaintiffs Who Failed to Serve Executed PFS, #2 Exhibit B - Notices of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Dukes, David)
May 5, 2021 Filing 1561 MOTION to Amend/Correct Complaint by Borough of Point Pleasant New Jersey. Response to Motion due by 5/19/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Declaration of Tate J. Kunkle, #2 Ex. A- Redline of Proposed Amended Complaint, #3 Ex. B- Clean Version of Proposed Amended Complaint)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00357-RMG(Kunkle, Tate)
May 4, 2021 Filing 1559 NOTICE of Hearing: Telephone Conference set for 5/12/2021 02:30 PM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Court to send out dial in instructions prior to the hearing.(cper, )
May 3, 2021 Filing 1558 MOTION for Settlement Brief in Support of Final Approval of Settlement Agreement and Certification of Settlement Class by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 5/17/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1 - Excerpts of Scott Wahl Depo Transcript, #2 Exhibit 2 - Community Meeting Slides, #3 Exhibit 3 - Update from Cmty Open House TC Groundwater Testing, #4 Exhibit 4 - 2019.04.30 - Letter-to-Residents, #5 Exhibit 5 - 2019.05.15 - Water-Line-Letter-to-Residents, #6 Exhibit 6 - Water Line Remedial Action Options Report, #7 Exhibit 7 - 2019.05.29 - Letter to Editor, #8 Exhibit 8 - 2019.06.07 - Letter-to-Supervisors, #9 Exhibit 9 - 2019.06.07 - Residents-Letter, #10 Exhibit 10 - 2019.06.26 - Residents-Letter, #11 Exhibit 11 - July-29-Update-on-Project-Progress, #12 Exhibit 12 - DW_Alternatives_Fact_Sheet, #13 Exhibit 13 - 2019.08.27 - Letter-to-Residents, #14 Exhibit 14 - 2019.09.27 - Resident September-Letter, #15 Exhibit 15 - Water Line RAOR Follow Up, #16 Exhibit 16 - 2019.12.16 - Residents-Letter, #17 Exhibit 17 - 2020.01.21 - Water Line RAOR_Ltr_Response, #18 Exhibit 18 - 2020.02.07 - Residents-Letter, #19 Exhibit 19 - 2020.03.04 - Residents-Letter, #20 Exhibit 20 - Tyco to reimburse Marinette for water study, #21 Exhibit 21 - 2020.05.06 - Residents-Letter, #22 Exhibit 22 - Comprehesive Alternative Water Mgmt Plan, #23 Exhibit 23 - JCI 10K, #24 Exhibit 24 - 2020.10.28 - Community-Letter, #25 Exhibit 25 - Excerpts of David Ash Depo Transcript, #26 Exhibit 26 - Excerpts of Gregg Ublacker Depo Transcript)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Kitts, Amanda)
May 3, 2021 Filing 1557 MOTION for Attorney Fees MOTION FOR FINAL APPROVAL OF FEES AND COSTS by Joan Campbell, Richard Campbell. Response to Motion due by 5/17/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A. SUMMARY OF COSTS)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Napoli, Paul)
May 3, 2021 Filing 1556 MOTION for Settlement MOTION AND MEMORANDUM OF LAW IN SUPPORT OF FINAL APPROVAL OF SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT AND CERTIFICATION OF SETTLEMENT CLASS by Joan Campbell, Richard Campbell. Response to Motion due by 5/17/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A. DECLARATION OF MATTHEW GARRETSON, #2 Exhibit B. DECLARATION OF DAVID R. COHEN, #3 Exhibit C. LETTER DATED APRIL 20, 2021)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Napoli, Paul)
May 3, 2021 Filing 1555 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
May 3, 2021 Filing 1554 NOTICE of Appearance by Theodore M Grossman on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
May 3, 2021 Filing 1553 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebekah E Blake on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Blake, Rebekah)
April 30, 2021 Filing 1551 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by England Economic and Industrial Development District as to Total Safety U.S., Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00797-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
April 29, 2021 Filing 1550 NOTICE of Appearance by Charles E Schaffer on behalf of Warrington Township, Warminster Township Municipal Authority Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Schaffer, Charles)
April 29, 2021 Filing 1548 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #51, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
April 28, 2021 Filing 1547 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheets by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 5/12/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Plaintiffs Who Failed to Serve Executed PFS, #2 Exhibit B - Notice of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Dukes, David)
April 28, 2021 Filing 1546 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corp, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
April 28, 2021 Filing 1545 NOTICE of Appearance by James B Hood on behalf of EI DuPont de Nemours and Company, The Chemours Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC, E I E I Du Pont De Nemours and Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC, EI DuPont de Nemours and Company, The Chemours Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC, E I Du Point De Nemours and Company, The Chemours Company LLC, EI Dupont De Nemours & Company, The Chemours Company, E I Du Pont De Nemours and Company, EI Du Pont De Nemours and Company, E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC, EI Du Pont de Nemours & Co, EI Du Pont de Nemours and Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Hood, James)
April 23, 2021 Filing 1544 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No.: granting #1542 Motion for Extension of Time (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (127) in case 2:18-cv-03488-RMG; (95) in case 2:19-cv-01806-RMG). Plaintiffs' Response to Defendant Archroma US Inc's Motions to Dismiss due by 6/18/2021. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 4/23/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, )
April 23, 2021 Filing 1543 RESPONSE in Opposition re (36 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 63 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 79 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 105 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 19 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 50 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 1290 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 22 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG, 77 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction Response filed by City of Stuart, Florida, Town of Ayer, Hampton Bays Water District, City of Dayton, Plaintiffs, Bakman Water Company, Town of Maysville, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY, City of Sioux Falls.Reply to Response to Motion due by 4/30/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Supporting Documents Zalman Declaration, #2 Exhibit 1- Excerpt of Deposition of Brian Titus, #3 Exhibit 2- Excerpt of Deposition of Carmen Giannantonio, #4 Exhibit 3- Excerpt of deposition of Brian Titus, #5 Exhibit 4- Excerpt of Volume two of transcript of Carmen Giannantonio, #6 Exhibit 5- Separation and Separation Agreement, #7 Exhibit 6- Letter Agreement between DowduPont and Corteva, #8 Exhibit 7- Schedule 1.1 (15) to DowDuPont Separation Agreement, #9 Exhibit 8- Oral Argument re Pltf Mtn to Stay Arbitration, #10 Exhibit 9- Corteva, Inc.'s Responses to Notice of Deposition, #11 Exhibit 10- DuPont de Nemour's Responses to Plaintiffs' Notice of Deposition)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Thompson, Fred)
April 23, 2021 Filing 1542 MOTION for Extension of Time to Respond to Motions to Dismiss filed by Archroma US, Inc. by Plaintiffs, City of Sioux Falls, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY. Response to Motion due by 5/7/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Thompson, Fred)
April 22, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1541 ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: granting #1539 Motion for Extension of Time (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (154) in case 2:18-cv-03339-RMG; (125) in case 2:18-cv-03488-RMG; (124) in case 2:18-cv-03496-RMG; (101) in case 2:18-cv-03487-RMG; (93) in case 2:19-cv-01806-RMG; (79) in case 2:19-cv-02472-RMG; (81) in case 2:19-cv-02473-RMG; (84) in case 2:19-cv-02784-RMG; (68) in case 2:19-cv-03120-RMG; (73) in case 2:19-cv-03434-RMG). Plaintiffs' Response to Defendants Dynax Corporation, Chemicals Incorporated, and Clariant Corporation's Motions to Dismiss due by 5/25/2021. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 4/22/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
April 22, 2021 Filing 1540 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael S Spinello on behalf of New Jersey Department Of Environmental Protection, Gurbir S. Grewal, Attorney General Of The State Of New Jersey, Paul R. Rodriguez Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02199-RMG(Spinello, Michael)
April 21, 2021 Filing 1539 MOTION for Extension of Time to Respond to Defendants' Motions to Dismiss by City of Stuart, Florida, Town of Ayer, Hampton Bays Water District, City of Dayton, Plaintiffs, Warminster Township Municipal Authority, Bakman Water Company, Town of Maysville, Warrington Township, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY, City of Sioux Falls. Response to Motion due by 5/5/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Thompson, Fred)
April 21, 2021 Filing 1538 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Status Conference held on 4/16/21, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Karen E. Martin, Telephone number/E-mail Karen_E_Martin@scd.uscourts.gov. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction.. Redaction Request due 5/12/2021. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 5/24/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 7/20/2021. (kmartin, )
April 20, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1536 ORDER This Order Relates To Case Nos. as listed on Exhibit A regarding TOLLING OF CLAIMS AGAINST DEFENDANT BASF CORPORATION granting #1493 Motion for entry of Tolling Agreement (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (19) in case 2:20-cv-00279-RMG; (19) in case 2:20-cv-00358-RMG; (18) in case 2:20-cv-00496-RMG; (18) in case 2:20-cv-00599-RMG; (18) in case 2:20-cv-00644-RMG; (15) in case 2:20-cv-02717-RMG; (15) in case 2:20-cv-02796-RMG; (15) in case 2:20-cv-02797-RMG; (12) in case 2:20-cv-02798-RMG). See Order for Terms and details. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 4/20/2021. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A List of Plaintiffs)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
April 20, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1535 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:21-cv-00862-RMG. The Town's motion to amend the complaint (Dkt. No. #1486 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (20) in case 2:21-cv-00862-RMG) is GRANTED. The Town is directed to file promptly its amended complaint. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 4/20/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00862-RMG(sshe, )
April 20, 2021 Filing 1534 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Solvay Specialty Polymers USA LLC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-01064-RMG(Brown, Kegan)
April 19, 2021 Filing 1532 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Gilbert Gonzalez. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03518-RMG(Zgoda, Richard)
April 19, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1531 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:21-cv-00366-RMG. Plaintiffs' motion to amend the complaint (Dkt. No. #1485 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, (144) in case 2:21-cv-00366-RMG) is GRANTED. Plaintiffs are directed to file promptly their amended complaint.AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 4/19/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(sshe, )
April 19, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1530 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:20-cv-03260-RMG. The Defense Leadership's motion to dismiss (Dkt. No. #1462 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, (13) in case 2:20-cv-03260-RMG) is GRANTED. The claims of the Plaintiffs listed in Exhibit A are dismissed without prejudice, subject to reinstatement upon the service of executed and completed PFSs pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5, paragraphs 22 through 26. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 4/19/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03260-RMG(sshe, )
April 19, 2021 Filing 1529 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Sanford Airport Authority regarding Johnson Controls International, PLC and Angus International Safety Group, Ltd. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00213-RMG(Matheney, Erik)
April 16, 2021 Filing 1527 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Daniel Haggard. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03378-RMG(Cunningham, Merritt)
April 16, 2021 Filing 1526 NOTICE of Appearance by Lyn Peeples Pruitt on behalf of The 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Pruitt, Lyn)
April 16, 2021 Filing 1525 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 4/16/2021. Court Reporter Karen Martin. (cper, )
April 16, 2021 Filing 1523 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 4.A. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding this Amended Protective Order. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 4/16/2021. (sshe, )
April 15, 2021 Filing 1522 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by City of Downey as to Angus International Safety Group, Ltd., Central Sprinkler, LLC, Fire Products GP Holding, LLC, Johnson Controls Fire Protection, LP, and Johnson Controls International, plc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
April 15, 2021 Filing 1521 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 16. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Protocol and Schedule for Briefing Dispositive Motions on Government Contractor Defense Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 4/15/2021. (sshe, )
April 14, 2021 Filing 1520 NOTICE of Appearance by Darren D Sumich on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Sumich, Darren)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1519 NOTICE of Appearance by Christina Cossich on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Cossich, Christina)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1518 NOTICE of Appearance by David A Parsiola on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Parsiola, David)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1517 NOTICE of Appearance by Jessica L Pahl on behalf of Tyco Fire Products LP, Chemguard Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Pahl, Jessica)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1516 NOTICE of Appearance by Philip F Cossich on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Cossich, Philip)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1515 NOTICE of Appearance by Luana N Smith on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Smith, Luana)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1513 NOTICE of Appearance by Patrick James Lanciotti on behalf of Hampton Bays Water District Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG(Lanciotti, Patrick)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1512 NOTICE of Appearance by Jessica L Pahl on behalf of Chemguard Inc, Tyco Fire Products LP Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Pahl, Jessica)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1511 NOTICE of Appearance by Cary L McDougal on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(McDougal, Cary)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1510 NOTICE of Appearance by Brandon J Taylor on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1507 NOTICE of Appearance by Scott Summy on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Summy, Scott)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1506 NOTICE of Appearance by Carla Burke Pickrel on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Burke Pickrel, Carla)
April 13, 2021 Filing 1505 NOTICE of Appearance by M Cristina Sanchez on behalf of City of Downey Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00848-RMG(Sanchez, M) Modified on 4/13/2021 to correct party filer(sshe, ).
April 12, 2021 Filing 1504 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by William Knesley Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02759-RMG(Pennock, Shannon)
April 12, 2021 Filing 1503 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Donald L Moreo Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01477-RMG(Pennock, Shannon)
April 12, 2021 Filing 1502 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #49, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
April 9, 2021 Filing 1501 NOTICE of Appearance by Jacob J Lantry on behalf of 3M Company, The, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Lantry, Jacob)
April 9, 2021 Filing 1499 NOTICE of Appearance by Jacob J Lantry on behalf of 3M Company, The Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Lantry, Jacob)
April 9, 2021 Filing 1498 NOTICE of Appearance by Jacob J Lantry on behalf of 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Lantry, Jacob)
April 9, 2021 Filing 1497 Letter of Objection received 4/9/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
April 9, 2021 Filing 1496 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1491 Reason: Erroneously spread to All member cases Corrected Filing Document Number #1495 Filing date is that of original filing: 4/8/2021 (sshe, )
April 8, 2021 Filing 1495 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Telephone Status Conference held on March 19, 2021, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Beth A. Krupa, RMR, CRR, Telephone number/E-mail beth_krupa@scd.uscourts.gov. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction. Redaction Request due 4/29/2021. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 5/11/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 7/7/2021.(bkru, ) Refiled by clerk in lead case only (sshe, )
April 8, 2021 Filing 1494 STATUS REPORT CLASS COUNSELS NOTICE OF OPT-OUTS by Joan Campbell, Richard Campbell. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Napoli, Paul)
April 8, 2021 Filing 1493 MOTION Entry of Tolling Agreement of Claims Against BASF Corporation by Ellen Jaekel, Maryann P Maher, Thomas Maher, Gary Talvacchio, COLLEEN KOH, NICHOLAS BOHLEN, TAMARA BOHLEN, DENNIS PALMER, SANDRA L. PALMER, Christopher M Gaida, Niloosar Khalif, Yuri Khalif, EDITH COMUSO, ANTHONY COMUSO. Response to Motion due by 4/22/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 (Proposed) Tolling Agreement, #2 Exhibit A to (Proposed) Tolling Agreement)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Christensen, Nancy)
April 8, 2021 Filing 1492 NOTICE of Appearance by Geoffrey Charles Cook on behalf of United States of America (Cook, Geoffrey)
April 7, 2021 Filing 1490 NOTICE of Appearance by Erica M James on behalf of Oshkosh Corporation, Pierce Manufacturing Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00797-RMG(James, Erica)
April 7, 2021 Filing 1489 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corp. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
April 7, 2021 Filing 1488 Letter from Glynn, Finley, Mortl, Hanlon & Friedenberg, LLP re Notice of Change of Firm Name. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Rainey, Brandon)
April 6, 2021 Filing 1487 Letters of Objection received 4/6/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
April 6, 2021 Filing 1486 MOTION to Amend/Correct Complaint by Town of Harrietstown, New York. Response to Motion due by 4/20/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Affidavit, #3 Exhibit A- Amended Complaint, #4 Exhibit B- Redline)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00862-RMG(Rigano, Nicholas)
April 5, 2021 Filing 1485 MOTION to Amend/Correct Complaint to Add Defendants by Bob Bacon, Kevin Bebee, Victoria Bebee, John Castro, Luis Chacon, Felix Diaz, Frank Diaz, Paul Eden, John Laurent, Teresa Mauldin, Larry Noon, Kathy Piper, Rob Piper, Steve Pizzo, Moses Salas, Mike Sanchez, Ed Solano, Todd Spellman, William Staples, Dan Stapp, Marc Stelling, Mike Tallerico, Bridget Tapia, Mike Tapia, Eunico Trinidad, George Vega, Gary Weekley. Response to Motion due by 4/19/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Affidavit Declaration of Jonathan K. Levine, #3 Exhibit Ex. A - redlined version of proposed amended complaint, #4 Exhibit Ex. B - clean version of proposed amended complaint)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Pritzker, Elizabeth)
April 5, 2021 Filing 1484 Letters of Objection received 4/5/2021 re 1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
April 5, 2021 Filing 1482 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG. The Court grants #1478 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply. With respect to the Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction by Corteva Inc and DuPont de Nemours Inc re #1290 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al), Plaintiffs' Oppositions are due 4/23/2021, Defendants Corteva and DuPont de Nemours Inc's Replies due 5/10/2021. With respect to the Motions to Dismiss filed by Defendants Dynax Corporation, Chemicals Incorporated, Clariant Corporation and Archroma US Inc re Dkt. Nos. #1284 , #1285 , #1286 , #1287 , #1288 , #1289 , #1291 , #1299 , #1300 , #1301 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al), Plaintiffs' Oppositions are due by 4/23/2021. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 4/5/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
April 2, 2021 Filing 1481 STATUS REPORT by PBI Performance Products, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Van Zandt, Peter)
April 2, 2021 Filing 1480 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Solvay Specialty Polymers USA LLC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Brown, Kegan)
April 2, 2021 Filing 1479 Letters of Objection received 4/2/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
April 1, 2021 Filing 1478 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to (1286 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 78 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (51 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 20 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02473-RMG, 106 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 78 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 80 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 1291 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 37 in 2:19-cv-02472-RMG, 23 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction, (18 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 1284 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (36 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 63 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 79 in 2:18-cv-03496-RMG, 105 in 2:18-cv-03339-RMG, 19 in 2:19-cv-03120-RMG, 50 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 1290 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 22 in 2:19-cv-03434-RMG, 77 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction, (62 in 2:18-cv-03487-RMG, 1289 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (1300 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 46 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss, (1288 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 47 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (35 in 2:19-cv-02784-RMG, 1285 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss , (1301 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 49 in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss, (76 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 1299 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss, (1287 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 75 in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss by City of Stuart, Florida, Town of Ayer, Hampton Bays Water District, City of Dayton, Plaintiffs, Warminster Township Municipal Authority, Bakman Water Company, Town of Maysville, Warrington Township, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY, City of Sioux Falls. Response to Motion due by 4/15/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Thompson, Fred)
April 1, 2021 Filing 1476 Letters/Requests for Exclusion received 4/1/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Refiled correct letters re opt-out. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
April 1, 2021 Filing 1475 Letters of Objection received 4/1/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Refiled to combine all objections received on 4/1/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, ) (Main Document 1475 replaced on 4/1/2021) (sshe, ).
April 1, 2021 Filing 1474 MDL TRANSFER ORDER re Aqua Pennsylvania Inc v. National Foam Inc et al PAED 2:21-00056 Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
April 1, 2021 Filing 1473 NOTICE of Appearance by Kimbrilee M Weber on behalf of Chemours Company, The, The Chemours Company, Chemours Company LLC, The Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Weber, Kimbrilee)
April 1, 2021 Filing 1472 NOTICE of Appearance by Kimbrilee M Weber on behalf of Chemours Company FC LLC, The, The Chemours Company, Chemours Company FC LLC, The, Chemours Company, The, The Chemours Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC, Chemours Company FC LLC, The, Chemours Company, The, The Chemours Company FC, LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Weber, Kimbrilee)
April 1, 2021 Filing 1471 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Utter, Gregory)
March 31, 2021 Filing 1470 NOTICE of Appearance by Martha N Donovan on behalf of Chemours Company FC LLC, The, Chemours Company, The, The Chemours Company, Chemours Company FC LLC, The, The Chemours Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC, Chemours Company FC LLC, The, Chemours Company, The, The Chemours Company FC, LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Donovan, Martha)
March 31, 2021 Filing 1469 Letters/Requests for Exclusion received 3/31/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 31, 2021 Filing 1468 Letters of Objection received 3/31/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 30, 2021 Filing 1466 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by John J Edmonds, Jr, Judith Edmonds (Grandjean, Clifford) Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1. Counsel notified of CLERKS NOTICE at 1456 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00427-RMG(sshe, )
March 30, 2021 Filing 1465 NOTICE of Appearance by Margaret Raymond-Flood on behalf of Chemours Company FC LLC, The, Chemours Company, The, The Chemours Company, Chemours Company FC LLC, The, The Chemours Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC, Chemours Company FC LLC, The, Chemours Company, The, The Chemours Company FC, LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Raymond-Flood, Margaret)
March 30, 2021 Filing 1464 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Sentinel Emergency Solutions, LLC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG(McLaughlin, Katherine)
March 30, 2021 Filing 1463 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 13.A. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Rule 12(b)(1) and Rule 12(b)(2) Motions for Water Provider Bellwether Discovery Pool Cases. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/30/2021. (sshe, )
March 30, 2021 Filing 1462 MOTION to Dismiss Abbott, et al Plaintiffs For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 4/13/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Plaintiffs Who Failed to Serve Executed PFS, #2 Exhibit B - Notice of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03260-RMG(Dukes, David)
March 30, 2021 Filing 1461 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Frank Tigar Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02452-RMG(Cunningham, Merritt)
March 30, 2021 Filing 1460 Letters/Requests for Exclusion received 3/30/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 30, 2021 Filing 1459 Letters of Objection received 3/30/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 30, 2021 Filing 1458 NOTICE of Appearance by Gregory M Utter on behalf of Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Utter, Gregory)
March 30, 2021 Filing 1457 NOTICE of Appearance by Joseph M Callow, Jr on behalf of Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Callow, Joseph)
March 29, 2021 Filing 1451 Letters of Objection/Requests for Exclusion received 3/29/2021 re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, ) Modified on 3/30/2021 to spread to member case, edit docket text, edit to original document number (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG)(sshe, ).
March 29, 2021 Filing 1456 CLERKS NOTICE TO ALL COUNSEL ASSOCIATED WITH MDL 2873 This Notice Relates to All Actions. Please be reminded of a few important filing instructions:1. Per #3 CMO No. 1 re Filing (page 2), all documents filed should bear the same caption "In Re: AFFF" and "MDL No. 2:18-mn-2873-RMG" and shall include "This Document Relates to [ ]" if "[All Actions]" filed in the master case (See footnote 1 on page 2), or if "[Case No.(s) of the member case(s) to which it applies]" filed in the master and spread to the applicable member case(s) to which it applies (See footnote 2 on page 2), 2. Additional instruction: counsel can prepare one document (notice of appearance, status report, etc.), which relates to multiple member cases and include "This Document Relates to [Case Nos: list each applicable member case]" and file one time in the master and spread to each of the applicable member case(s) to which it applies (by choosing "Yes" when ECF prompts with the question, "Do you want to spread this docket entry?" and selecting only the appropriate case numbers from the drop-down menu by holding the "Ctrl" key and clicking each case to which the document relates but NEVER TO ALL), to avoid multiple like entries in the master,3. Further instruction re event type entries: Follow instruction in 1. and 2. above except for the Complaint (or Amended Complaint) event, proofs of service filed as Certificate of Service event (see 486 CLERKS NOTICE), or the Answer (or Amended Answer) event, can only be filed in the applicable member case in which an originating Complaint has been filed. These event entries can not and should not be filed in the master and spread. (sshe,)
March 29, 2021 Filing 1455 NOTICE of Appearance by Gary J Douglas on behalf of Warrington Township Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Douglas, Gary)
March 29, 2021 Filing 1454 NOTICE of Appearance by Gary J Douglas on behalf of Warminster Township Municipal Authority Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG(Douglas, Gary)
March 29, 2021 Filing 1453 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebecca G Newman on behalf of Warminster Township Municipal Authority Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG(Newman, Rebecca)
March 29, 2021 Filing 1452 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebecca G Newman on behalf of Warrington Township Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Newman, Rebecca)
March 29, 2021 Filing 1450 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1382, 1387, 1388, 1392, 1393, 1394, 1395, 1396, 1397, 1398, 1399, 1400, 1401, 1402, 1403, 1404, 1405, 1406, 1407, 1408, 1410, 1411, 1412, 1413, 1414, 1415, 1416, 1417, 1418, 1419, 1420, 1421, 1422, 1423, 1424, 1425, 1426, 1427, 1428, 1429, 1430, 1431, 1432, 1433, 1436, 1437, 1438, 1439, 1440, 1441, 1442, 1443, 1444, 1445, 1446, 1447 Reason: Multiple Attorney Filing Users misfiled Answers in lead management case, the Answer event is only filed in the individual member case to the original complaint and/or amended complaint Filing date of original filings: 3/26/2021 (sshe, )
March 29, 2021 Filing 1449 NOTICE of Appearance by Jillian Cheryl Kirn on behalf of National Foam Inc (Attachments: #1 Certificate of Service)(Kirn, Jillian)
March 29, 2021 Filing 1448 NOTICE of Appearance by Kurt D Weaver on behalf of Deepwater Chemicals, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Weaver, Kurt)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1435 NOTICE of Appearance by Charles E Raynal, IV on behalf of Archroma US Inc, Archroma US, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Raynal, Charles)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1434 NOTICE of Appearance by Charles E Raynal, IV on behalf of Clariant Corporation, Clariant Corp., Clariant Corporation Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Raynal, Charles)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1409 NOTICE of Appearance by David R Erickson on behalf of E I Du Pont De Nemours and Company, The Chemours Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Erickson, David)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1391 NOTICE of Appearance by Amanda S Kitts on behalf of Chemguard Inc, Tyco Fire Products LP, Chemguard Inc, Tyco Fire Products LP, Tyco Fire Products LP, Tyco Fire Products L.P., successor-in-interest to The Ansul Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Kitts, Amanda)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1390 NOTICE of Appearance by David B Dwerlkotte on behalf of E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Company, The Chemours Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG(Dwerlkotte, David)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1389 NOTICE of Appearance by David Eidson Dukes on behalf of Chemguard Inc, Tyco Fire Products LP, Chemguard Inc, Tyco Fire Products LP, Tyco Fire Products LP, Tyco Fire Products L.P., successor-in-interest to The Ansul Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Dukes, David)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1386 NOTICE of Appearance by Robert H Jordan on behalf of Archroma US Inc, Archroma US, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Jordan, Robert)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1385 NOTICE of Appearance by Carolyn W Wagner on behalf of AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. (Wagner, Carolyn)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1384 NOTICE of Appearance by Robert H Jordan on behalf of Clariant Corp., Clariant Corporation, Clariant Corporation Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Jordan, Robert)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1383 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel A Spira on behalf of Arkema Inc., Arkema, Inc., Arkema Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Spira, Daniel)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1381 REPLY to Response to Motion re #1150 MOTION to Compel Discovery from Defendant Dynax Corporation Response filed by Aqueous Film-Forming Foams Products Liability Litigation. (Thompson, Fred)
March 26, 2021 Filing 1380 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. (sshe, )
March 26, 2021 Filing 1379 NOTICE of Appearance by Nicholas Rigano on behalf of Town of Harrietstown, New York (Rigano, Nicholas) Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00862-RMG(sshe, )
March 25, 2021 Filing 1378 NOTICE of Appearance by Keith Edward Smith on behalf of National Foam Inc(Smith, Keith) Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG(sshe, )
March 25, 2021 Filing 1377 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #48, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
March 25, 2021 Filing 1376 NOTICE of Appearance by Ethan Robert Ware on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Ware, Ethan)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1375 NOTICE of Appearance by Ethan Robert Ware on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG(Ware, Ethan)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1374 NOTICE of Appearance by Ethan Robert Ware on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Ware, Ethan)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1373 NOTICE of Appearance by Ethan Robert Ware on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Ware, Ethan)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1372 NOTICE of Appearance by Ethan Robert Ware on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG(Ware, Ethan)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1371 NOTICE of Appearance by Ethan Robert Ware on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Ware, Ethan)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1370 NOTICE of Appearance by Ethan Robert Ware on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Ware, Ethan)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1369 NOTICE of Appearance by Ethan Robert Ware on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Ware, Ethan)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1368 NOTICE of Appearance by Ethan Robert Ware on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Ware, Ethan)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1367 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1366 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1365 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1364 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1363 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1362 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1361 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1360 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
March 25, 2021 Filing 1359 NOTICE of Appearance by Ruth Ann Levy on behalf of Nation Ford Chemical Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Levy, Ruth)
March 24, 2021 Filing 1358 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 15. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Appointment of Counsel to Plaintiffs' and Defendants' Leadership, Liaison and Committees For the March 2021 through March 2022 Term Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/24/2021. (sshe, )
March 24, 2021 Filing 1357 NOTICE of Appearance by Tate J Kunkle on behalf of Warminster Township Municipal Authority Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG(Kunkle, Tate)
March 24, 2021 Filing 1356 NOTICE of Appearance by Tate J Kunkle on behalf of Warrington Township Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Kunkle, Tate)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1355 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1354 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1353 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1352 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1351 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1350 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1349 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1348 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1347 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1346 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 23, 2021 Filing 1345 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of 3M Company, The, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1344 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of 3M Company, The, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1343 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1342 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1341 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1340 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1339 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1338 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1337 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of The 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1336 NOTICE of Appearance by Richard F Bulger on behalf of The 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG(Bulger, Richard)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1335 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of 3M Company, The, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1334 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of 3M Company, The, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1333 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1332 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1331 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1330 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1329 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1328 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1327 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of The 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1326 NOTICE of Appearance by Tyler D Alfermann on behalf of The 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG(Alfermann, Tyler)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1325 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of 3M Company, The, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1324 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of 3M Company, The, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1323 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1322 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1321 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1320 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1319 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1318 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1317 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of The 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1316 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael A Olsen on behalf of The 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG(Olsen, Michael)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1315 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of 3M Company, The, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03434-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1314 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of 3M Company, The, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1313 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1312 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02473-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1311 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02472-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1310 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Terry Edward Harmon Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00758-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1309 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1308 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1307 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1306 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of The 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1305 NOTICE of Appearance by Daniel Leslie Ring on behalf of The 3M Company, 3M Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03339-RMG(Ring, Daniel)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1304 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Verde Environmental, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Barker, Rita)
March 23, 2021 Filing 1303 NOTICE of Appearance by Rita Bolt Barker on behalf of Verde Environmental, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Barker, Rita)
March 22, 2021 Filing 1298 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 22, 2021 Filing 1297 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 22, 2021 Filing 1296 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00427-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
March 22, 2021 Filing 1295 NOTICE of Appearance by Theodore M Grossman on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00427-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
March 22, 2021 Filing 1294 NOTICE of Appearance by Steven N Geise on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00427-RMG(Geise, Steven)
March 22, 2021 Filing 1293 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebekah E Blake on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00427-RMG(Blake, Rebekah)
March 22, 2021 Filing 1292 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
March 19, 2021 Filing 1301 MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction by Archroma US Inc. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Exhibit A. Declaration of Bryan Dill)No proposed order.(Weber, Steven) Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, ) Modified on 3/22/2021 for original document number in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, ).
March 19, 2021 Filing 1300 MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction to dismiss the Complaint of Plaintiff City of Sioux Falls by Clariant Corporation. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Exhibit A. Declaration of Daria Church)No proposed order.(Weber, Steven) Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(sshe, ) Modified on 3/22/2021 for original document number (clerk correctly refiled attachments initially filed separately as 48, in 2:19-cv-01806-RMG) (sshe, ).
March 19, 2021 Filing 1299 MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction by ARCHROMA US, INC. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Exhibit A. Declaration of Bryan Dill)No proposed order.(Weber, Steven)Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(sshe, ) Modified for original document number (in 2:18-cv-03488-RMG) on 3/22/2021 (sshe, ).
March 19, 2021 Filing 1291 MOTION to Dismiss For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction by Chemicals Inc.. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Exhibit Moza Declaration, #3 Exhibit Articles of Incorporation)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Twaddell, Oliver)
March 19, 2021 Filing 1290 MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction by Corteva Inc, Dupont De Nemours Inc. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - DuPont Inc Affidavit, #2 Exhibit B - Corteva Inc Affidavit, #3 Exhibit C - Status Conference Transcript Excerpts, #4 Exhibit D - Titus Deposition Transcript Excerpts, #5 Exhibit E - Staub Deposition Transcript Excerpts, #6 Exhibit F - Titus Deposition Transcript Excerpts, #7 Exhibit G - Giannantonio Deposition Transcript Excerpts)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Hacker, Katherine)
March 19, 2021 Filing 1289 MOTION to Dismiss by Dynax Corporation. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Declaration of Dr. Kleiner)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03487-RMG(Ries, Addie)
March 19, 2021 Filing 1288 MOTION to Dismiss by Dynax Corporation. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Declaration of Dr. Kleiner)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01806-RMG(Ries, Addie)
March 19, 2021 Filing 1287 MOTION to Dismiss by Dynax Corporation. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Declaration of Dr. Kleiner)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03488-RMG(Ries, Addie)
March 19, 2021 Filing 1286 MOTION to Dismiss by Dynax Corporation. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Declaration of Dr. Kleiner)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03496-RMG(Ries, Addie)
March 19, 2021 Filing 1285 MOTION to Dismiss by Dynax Corporation. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Declaration of Dr. Kleiner)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02784-RMG(Ries, Addie)
March 19, 2021 Filing 1284 MOTION to Dismiss by Dynax Corporation. Response to Motion due by 4/2/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Memo in Support, #2 Declaration of Dr. Kleiner)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03120-RMG(Ries, Addie)
March 19, 2021 Filing 1283 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1281 (105) Reason: Individual member case counsel's Request for Protection at Dkt. No. 1281 (105) deleted per chambers due to not being approved for filing by Lead Counsel or filed by Liaison Counsel (Filing date of original filing: 3/17/2021) Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01639-RMG(sshe, )
March 19, 2021 Filing 1282 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 3/19/2021. Court Reporter Beth Krupa. (cper, )
March 17, 2021 Filing 1279 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:21-cv-00365-RMG granting #1278 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (51) in case 2:21-cv-00365-RMG) Motion to Withdraw as Attorney. The appearance of Andrew D. Ryan, Esq. and SANDBERG PHOENIX & von GONTARD P.C. is withdrawn on behalf of Defendant, Leo M. Ellebracht Company. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/17/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG(sshe, )
March 16, 2021 Filing 1278 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by Leo M. Ellebracht Company. Response to Motion due by 3/30/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.(Ryan, Andrew) Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG(sshe, )
March 16, 2021 Filing 1277 Letters of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 16, 2021 Filing 1276 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 16, 2021 Filing 1275 TEXT ORDER granting #1274 Motion for Extension of Time to File Reply to Response to Motion re #1150 MOTION to Compel Discovery from Defendant Dynax Corporation. Replies due by 3/26/2021. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/16/2021.(sshe, )
March 16, 2021 Filing 1274 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to #1260 Response in Opposition to Motion,,,, by Plaintiffs. Response to Motion due by 3/30/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.(Thompson, Fred)
March 16, 2021 Filing 1273 NOTICE of Appearance by J Alan Truitt on behalf of Amerex Corporation (Truitt, J)
March 15, 2021 Filing 1271 NOTICE of Appearance by Timothy E Corriston on behalf of Leo M. Ellebracht Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG(Corriston, Timothy)
March 15, 2021 Filing 1270 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Carrier Global Corporation, Raytheon Technologies Corporation. (Handler, Jonathan)
March 11, 2021 Filing 1267 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by William Sailor, Ruth (I) Thompson, Jaken Hueche, George B Johnson, Cynthia Mullon, Carol Holm, Amy Claar, Jamie Melvin, Mark Presutti, Susan Payment, Loretta Griffiths, Beverly Brown, Alan Patterson. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - List of cases for dismissal)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Napoli, Paul)
March 11, 2021 Filing 1265 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:18-cv-03366-RMG granting #1261 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (397) in case 2:18-cv-03366-RMG) MOTION for Kirsten N. Kube to Withdraw as Attorney for Lorencio Atchley, Patricia Atchley, Janet Bahner, Judy Barstad, David Bell, Marilyn Bennett, Marnello Boddie, Alan Davis, Leslie Davis, Donald Easter, Theresa Easter, Carol Flathers, Pennie Gale, Walter Gale, Billy Long, Linda Long, Deanne Lopez, Joyce Moore, Mary Niemetz, Lonnie Rouser, Rhonda Sharkey, Yvonne Strachan, Phyllis Taylor. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/11/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03366-RMG(sshe, )
March 10, 2021 Filing 1264 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 5.E. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Amended Procedure To Move To Reinstate A Claim That Was Dismissed Without Prejudice Pursuant To Case Management Order No. 5. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/10/2021. (sshe, ) (Main Document (correct) 1264 replaced on 3/11/2021) (sshe, ). Modified on 3/11/2021 to edit to 5.E(sshe, ). (sshe, ).
March 10, 2021 Filing 1262 STATUS REPORT L.N. CURTIS & SONS, INC.'S GENERAL DENIAL AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES by L.N. Curtis & Sons. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Shelley, William)
March 10, 2021 Filing 1261 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by Lorencio Atchley, Patricia Atchley, Janet Bahner, Judy Barstad, David Bell, Marilyn Bennett, Marnello Boddie, Alan Davis, Leslie Davis, Donald Easter, Theresa Easter, Carol Flathers, Pennie Gale, Walter Gale, Billy Long, Linda Long, Deanne Lopez, Joyce Moore, Mary Niemetz, Lonnie Rouser, Rhonda Sharkey, Yvonne Strachan, Phyllis Taylor. Response to Motion due by 3/24/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03366-RMG(Kube, Kirsten) (Main Document 1261 replaced on 3/10/2021) (sshe, ). Modified on 3/10/2021 to add correct member case number per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1(sshe, ).
March 10, 2021 Filing 1260 RESPONSE in Opposition re #1150 MOTION to Compel Discovery from Defendant Dynax Corporation Response filed by Dynax Corporation.Reply to Response to Motion due by 3/17/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Attachments: #1 Declaration of Dr. Kleiner, #2 Declaration of Dr. Pabon, #3 Declaration of Dr. Jho, #4 Declaration of Addie Ries, #5 Exhibit Exhibit A - United States of Americas Responses to Defendants Co-Lead Counsels First Set of Requests for Admission to the United States of America, #6 Exhibit Exhibit B - AFFF-MDL-EID-04320279-83, #7 Exhibit Exhibit C - AFFF-MDL-EID-03073386-89, #8 Exhibit Exhibit D - DYNAX0014791-95, #9 Exhibit Exhibit E - DYNAX0017201, #10 Exhibit Exhibit F - DYNAX0001330-43, #11 Exhibit Exhibit G - Defendant Dynax Corporations Responses to Plaintiffs First Set of Requests for Production, #12 Exhibit Exhibit H - Excerpts from the Rule 30(b)(6) deposition of Dynax, #13 Exhibit Exhibit I - Excerpts from the deposition of Dr. Martial Pabon)(Ries, Addie)
March 10, 2021 Filing 1259 Letter of Objection re #1127 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (43) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Settlement of Campbell et al v. Tyco Fire Products et al, 2:19-cv-422-RMG. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
March 9, 2021 Filing 1257 STIPULATION of dismissal of Leonard Grande et al by KATHLEEN M. CLAPP, DINA CLERKIN, KEITH CLERKIN, PATRICK D. ENWRIGHT, BARBARA ANN GARCIA, LEONARD GRANDE, PAUL LUTZ, JAMES SEACREASE, VALARIE SEACREASE, Gloria Smith, Jeffrey Smith. (Attachments: #1 Certificate of Service)(Feliciani, Joseph)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03477-RMG Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1(sshe, )
March 9, 2021 Filing 1256 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Solvay Specialty Polymers USA LLC. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Brown, Kegan)
March 9, 2021 Filing 1255 MOTION for Attorney Fees AND COSTS by Joan Campbell, Richard Campbell. Response to Motion due by 3/23/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Class Notice, #2 Exhibit Class Costs)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Napoli, Paul)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1254 STATUS REPORT , GENERAL DENIAL, AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES BY DEFENDANT GLOBE MANUFACTURING COMPANY, LLC IN PLACE AND INSTEAD OF NAMED DEFENDANT MSA SAFETY, INC. by MSA Safety Incorporated. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Rainey, Brandon)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1253 STATUS REPORT , GENERAL DENIAL, AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES BY DEFENDANT MINE SAFETY APPLIANCES COMPANY, LLC IN PLACE AND INSTEAD OF NAMED DEFENDANT MSA SAFETY, INC. by MSA Safety Incorporated. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Rainey, Brandon)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1252 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Pioneer Products, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Sallah, Anthony)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1251 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Noble Industrial Supply Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Sallah, Anthony)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1250 STATUS REPORT by Noble Industrial Supply Corporation, Pioneer Products, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Sallah, Anthony)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1249 NOTICE of Appearance by Anthony C Sallah on behalf of Noble Industrial Supply Corporation, Pioneer Products, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Sallah, Anthony)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1248 NOTICE of Appearance by Charles M Denton on behalf of Noble Industrial Supply Corporation, Pioneer Products, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Denton, Charles)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1247 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Mine Safety Appliances Company identifying Corporate Parent MSA Safety, Inc. for Mine Safety Appliances Company.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Denton, Charles)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1246 STATUS REPORT by Mine Safety Appliances Company. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Denton, Charles)
March 8, 2021 Filing 1245 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Lion Group, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Friedman, Glenn)
March 5, 2021 Filing 1243 STATUS REPORT GENERAL DENIAL AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES OF DEFENDANT W.L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC. by W L Gore & Associates Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Esterkin, Jeremy)
March 5, 2021 Filing 1242 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by E-One, Inc. f/k/a Emergency One, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Pardo, James)
March 5, 2021 Filing 1241 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Telephonic Status Conference held on 2/19/2021, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Karen E. Martin, Telephone number/E-mail Karen_E_Martin@scd.uscourts.gov. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction. Redaction Request due 3/26/2021. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 4/5/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 6/3/2021. (kmartin, )
March 5, 2021 Filing 1239 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:20-cv-02115-RMG, granting #1236 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (84) in case 2:20-cv-02115-RMG) Motion for Jennifer L. Hower to Withdraw as Attorney for Plaintiff New Mexico Environment Department. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/5/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02115-RMG(sshe, )
March 4, 2021 Filing 1238 Corporate Disclosure Statement by L.N. Curtis & Sons. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Shelley, William)
March 4, 2021 Filing 1237 NOTICE of Appearance by William P Shelley on behalf of L.N. Curtis & Sons Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Shelley, William)
March 4, 2021 Filing 1235 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to all cases: granting #1234 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply re #1150 MOTION to Compel Discovery from Defendant Dynax Corporation. Dynax's Response to Motion is now due by 3/10/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/4/2021.(sshe, )
March 3, 2021 Filing 1236 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by New Mexico Environment Department. Response to Motion due by 3/17/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.(Hower, Jennifer) Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02115-RMG(sshe, )
March 3, 2021 Filing 1234 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to #1150 MOTION to Compel Discovery from Defendant Dynax Corporation by Dynax Corporation. Response to Motion due by 3/17/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.(Ries, Addie)
March 3, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1233 ORDER This Order Relates To 2:19-cv-01639-RMG regarding TOLLING OF CLAIMS AGAINST CERTAIN PROPOSED DEFENDANTS granting #1231 Motion for entry of Tolling Agreement (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (103) in case 2:19-cv-01639-RMG). See Order for Terms and details. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/3/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01639-RMG(sshe, )
March 2, 2021 Filing 1231 MOTION for Entry of Tolling Agreement of Claims Against Certain Proposed Defendants by BASF Corporation. Response to Motion due by 3/16/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 (Proposed) Tolling Agreement)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01639-RMG(Holian, Matthew)
March 2, 2021 Filing 1230 Withdrawal of Motions: (1228 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 44 in 2:21-cv-00365-RMG) MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply filed by Sentinel Emergencies Solutions.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG(McLaughlin, Katherine)
March 1, 2021 Filing 1226 NOTICE of Appearance by Katherine I McLaughlin on behalf of Sentinel Emergencies Solutions (McLaughlin, Katherine) Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1, and to create attorney/party association not completed by filing user at time of original filing(sshe, ) Modified to original document number in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG on 3/2/2021 (sshe, ).
March 1, 2021 Filing 1225 NOTICE of Appearance by Jason M Rugo on behalf of Sentinel Emergencies Solutions (Rugo, Jason) Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1, and to create attorney/party association not completed by filing user at time of original filing(sshe, ) Modified to original document number in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG on 3/2/2021 (sshe, ).
March 1, 2021 Filing 1224 NOTICE of Appearance by Michael P Stephens on behalf of Sentinel Emergencies Solutions (Stephens, Michael) Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1, and to create attorney/party association not completed by filing user at time of original filing (sshe, ) Modified to original document number in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG on 3/2/2021 (sshe, ).
March 1, 2021 Filing 1228 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply by Sentinel Emergencies Solutions. Response to Motion due by 3/15/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00365-RMG(McLaughlin, Katherine)
March 1, 2021 Filing 1227 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
March 1, 2021 Filing 1223 TEXT ORDER re #1222 . The parties' leadership has submitted to the Court a proposed list of ten bellwether water district cases. Any party objecting to any or all cases on the bellwether list, beyond any concerns raised by the parties in the Joint Submission, shall file written objections on or before March 16, 2021 setting forth in detail the basis of the party's objections. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 3/1/2021. (sshe, )
March 1, 2021 Filing 1222 Water Provider Bellwether Selection Joint Submission. Filed per chambers. (sshe, )
March 1, 2021 Filing 1221 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1220 Reason: new direct-filed case filed incorrectly; entry and documents filed correctly to MDL shell case 21-av-55555 by attorney filing user Filing date of original filing: 2/26/2021 (sshe, )
February 26, 2021 Filing 1219 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Honeywell International Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00265-RMG, 2:21-cv-00298-RMG(Shealy, Kirby)
February 26, 2021 Filing 1218 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #46, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
February 25, 2021 Filing 1216 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Keller, Amy)
February 25, 2021 Filing 1215 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Keller, Amy)
February 24, 2021 Filing 1214 NOTICE of Appearance by Jessica L Pahl on behalf of Chemguard Inc, Tyco Fire Products LP (Pahl, Jessica)
February 23, 2021 Filing 1213 NOTICE of Hearing This Hearing Relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-00422-RMG re #1210 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 47 in 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) SECOND STIPULATION REGARDING TIMELINE FOR PROPOSED SETTLEMENT: Fairness Hearing to be conducted via video (and telephone as necessary) set for 5/24/2021 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Court staff needed. The Court will provide video conferencing instructions. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
February 23, 2021 Filing 1212 NOTICE of Appearance by C Wilson DuBose on behalf of Hazard Control Technologies, Inc.(DuBose, C) Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG Per attorney phone call, clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1.(sshe, )
February 23, 2021 Filing 1211 NOTICE of Appearance by Timothy B Walthall on behalf of Federal Aviation Administration, United States Air Force, United States Air National Guard Bureau, United States Department of Defense, United States of America, United States of America, United States of America, United States Air Force, EPA, United States Fairchild AFB, United States of America, USA, United States, United States Department of the Air Force, The (Walthall, Timothy) Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al. Clerk refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member cases as listed on document (to create attorney/party association for USA and USA agencies), per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No 1. (sshe, ) Modified to original document number (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) on 2/23/2021 (sshe, ).
February 23, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1210 ORDER This Document Relates to Campbell v. Tyco Fire Products LP et al No. 2:19-cv-00422-RMG. By order dated January 25, 2021 ("Preliminary Approval Order") and adopting and approving the Parties' Proposed Timeline (Dkt. No. 1087-4) and the Parties' Stipulation (Dkt. No. #1188 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 46 in 2:19-cv-00422-RMG), please see Order for all Details regarding SECOND STIPULATION REGARDING TIMELINE FOR PROPOSED SETTLEMENT to extend the deadline for Class Counsel to submit an application for fees and expenses as outlined in this Order. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/23/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG (Clerk refiled and spread to related case)(sshe, )
February 23, 2021 Filing 1209 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses relating to any Plaintiff naming Chemicals Incorporated as a party by Chemicals Incorporated.(Twaddell, Oliver) Filing corrected for event type and to correct filer as listed on document (sshe, )
February 22, 2021 Filing 1207 CONSENT ORDER FOR SUBSTITUTION OF COUNSEL This Document Relates to Case Number 2:21-cv-00373-RMG granting #1199 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (71) in case 2:21-cv-00373-RMG) Consent Motion to Substitute Attorney. R. Trippett Boineau and Keely M. McCoy of McAngus, Goudelock & Courie, L.L.C., are substituted for James K. O'Brien, Karen L. Ludden and Sarah J. Brutman of Dean & Fulkerson, PC, as counsel for Defendant, Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc., in 2:21-cv-00373. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/22/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(sshe, )
February 22, 2021 Filing 1206 NOTICE of Appearance by James L Stengel on behalf of MSA Safety Incorporated Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Stengel, James)
February 22, 2021 Filing 1205 NOTICE of Appearance by James L Stengel on behalf of Mine Safety Appliances Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Stengel, James)
February 22, 2021 Filing 1204 NOTICE of Appearance by Jennifer B Jones on behalf of MSA Safety Incorporated Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
February 22, 2021 Filing 1203 NOTICE of Appearance by Jennifer B Jones on behalf of Mine Safety Appliances Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Jones, Jennifer)
February 19, 2021 Filing 1202 NOTICE of Appearance by Clement L Glynn on behalf of MSA Safety Incorporated Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Glynn, Clement)
February 19, 2021 Filing 1201 NOTICE of Appearance by Brandon Patrick Rainey on behalf of MSA Safety Incorporated Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(Rainey, Brandon)
February 19, 2021 Filing 1200 STATUS REPORT General Denial & Affirmative Defenses by Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Boineau, Robert)
February 19, 2021 Filing 1199 MOTION to Substitute Attorney by Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc.. Response to Motion due by 3/5/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Boineau, Robert)
February 19, 2021 Filing 1198 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Status Conference held by telephone on 2/19/2021. All parties are represented on the call. Court Reporter Karen Martin. (cper, )
February 18, 2021 Filing 1197 STATUS REPORT Corporate Disclosures by Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Boineau, Robert)
February 18, 2021 Filing 1195 NOTICE of Appearance by Keely M McCoy on behalf of Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(McCoy, Keely)
February 18, 2021 Filing 1194 NOTICE of Appearance by Robert Trippett Boineau, III on behalf of Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00373-RMG(Boineau, Robert)
February 17, 2021 Filing 1196 MDL TRANSFER ORDER LIFTING STAY OF CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER "CTO-44" re Weirton Area Water Board et al v. 3M Company et al, WVN 5:20-cv-00102 Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
February 16, 2021 Filing 1193 STATUS REPORT by Noble Industrial Supply Corporation, Pioneer Products, Inc..(Sallah, Anthony) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case, per Judge's filing instructions. See CMO No 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
February 16, 2021 Filing 1191 NOTICE of Appearance by Timothy E Corriston on behalf of AAA Emergency Supply Co., Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Corriston, Timothy)
February 16, 2021 Filing 1190 TEXT ORDER re #1185 (in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 22 in 2:20-cv-01757-RMG). This Order Relates to Case No. 2:20-cv-1757-RMG. Plaintiff Roger Dennis moves the Court to reinstate his claims because he has now supplied the Defense Coordination Committee with an executed and completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet pursuant to CMO No. 5. The Defense does not oppose the motion. The motion is GRANTED and Rogers's claims in case 2:20-cv-1757-RMG are hereby reinstated pursuant to CMO No. 5. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/16/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01757-RMG(sshe, )
February 12, 2021 Filing 1189 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to all cases: granting #1186 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response re #1150 MOTION to Compel Discovery from Defendant Dynax Corporation. Dynax's Response to Motion is now due by 3/3/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/12/2021.(sshe, )
February 12, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1188 ORDER This Document Relates to Campbell v. Tyco Fire Products LP et al No. 2:19-cv-00422-RMG. Please see Order for all Details regarding STIPULATION REGARDING TIMELINE FOR PROPOSED SETTLEMENT by order dated January 25, 2021 ("Preliminary Approval Order") ( #1127 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 43 in 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) adopting and approving the Parties' Proposed Timeline Dkt. No. 1087-4 and the Parties' Stipulation (1132 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 45 in 2:19-cv-00422-RMG). See Order for all Event Deadlines. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/12/2021. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
February 10, 2021 Filing 1186 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to #1150 MOTION to Compel Discovery from Defendant Dynax Corporation by Dynax Corporation. Response to Motion due by 2/24/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.(Ries, Addie) Modified on 2/11/2021 to correct party filer(sshe, ).
February 10, 2021 Filing 1185 First MOTION to Reopen Case Motion to Reinstate by Roger Antonio Dennis. Response to Motion due by 2/24/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit submission of PFS)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01757-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
February 9, 2021 Filing 1183 TEXT ORDER granting #1182 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (125) in case 2:21-cv-00366-RMG) Motion for Willis M Wagner to Withdraw as Attorney for National Foam Inc. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/9/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(sshe, )
February 9, 2021 Filing 1181 Letter to the Court from the PEC regarding MCLs. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit regarding MCLs) Filed per chambers. (sshe, )
February 8, 2021 Filing 1182 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney Willis M Wagner by National Foam Inc. Response to Motion due by 2/22/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order. Clerk filed as provided by filing user, upon clerk's request.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(sshe, )
February 8, 2021 Filing 1180 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
February 8, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1178 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:20-cv-00641-RMG (re Jason Wright), Case No. 2:20-cv-01551-RMG (re Ray Hubbard), Case No. 2:20-cv-02445-RMG (re James Forton). The Defense Leadership's motion to dismiss (Dkt. No. #1122 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, (17) in case 2:20-cv-00641-RMG, (15) in case 2:20-cv-01551-RMG, (14) in case 2:20-cv-02445-RMG) is GRANTED IN PART and DENIED IN PART. The motion is granted to dismiss without prejudice, subject to reinstatement upon the service of executed and completed PFSs pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5, paragraphs 22 through 26, the claims of Plaintiffs Jason Wright and James Forton. The motion is denied to not dismiss the claims of Ray Hubbard. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/8/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00641-RMG, 2:20-cv-01551-RMG, 2:20-cv-02445-RMG(sshe, )
February 8, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1177 ORDER This Order Relates to the Cases Listed in Exhibit A. The Defense Leadership's motion to dismiss (Dkt. No. #1124 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al) is GRANTED. The claims of the Plaintiffs listed in Exhibit A are dismissed without prejudice, subject to reinstatement upon the service of executed and completed PFSs pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5, paragraphs 22 through 26. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/8/2021. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A Plaintiffs listed are dismissed without prejudice)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
February 8, 2021 Filing 1176 NOTICE of Appearance by Keith Edward Smith on behalf of National Foam Inc (Smith, Keith) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:21-cv-00366-RMG(sshe, )
February 8, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1174 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:20-cv-01259-RMG (re Lynn Wilkie Thornton), Case No. 2:20-cv-01757-RMG (re Roger Dennis), Case No. 2:20-cv-01926-RMG re (Gary Urzendowski). The Defense Leadership's motion to dismiss (Dkt. No. #1121 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (13) in case 2:20-cv-01259-RMG; (15) in case 2:20-cv-01757-RMG; (12) in case 2:20-cv-01926-RMG) is GRANTED. The claims of the above listed Plaintiffs are dismissed without prejudice, subject to reinstatement upon the service of executed and completed PFSs pursuant to the procedure set forth in CMO No. 5, paragraphs 22 through 26. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/8/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01259-RMG, 2:20-cv-01757-RMG, 2:20-cv-01926-RMG(sshe, )
February 8, 2021 Filing 1173 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 11.A. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding REMOTE DEPOSITIONS-DOCUMENTS USED TO PREPARE FOR TESTIMONY. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/8/2021. (sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1172 NOTICE of Appearance by Patrick R Moberg on behalf of *All Plaintiffs (in 2:20-cv-03260-RMG) *clerk edited text for conciseness as to on behalf of parties, document for corrected refiled entry as provided by filing user(Moberg, Patrick) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03260-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1171 NOTICE of Appearance by Thomas David Hoyle on behalf of Tennessee-American Water Company(Hoyle, Thomas) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01839-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1170 NOTICE of Appearance by Fred Thompson, III on behalf of Tennessee-American Water Company(Thompson, Fred) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01839-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1169 NOTICE of Appearance by Thomas David Hoyle on behalf of Indiana-American Water Company(Hoyle, Thomas) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01838-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1168 NOTICE of Appearance by Fred Thompson, III on behalf of Indiana-American Water Company(Thompson, Fred) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01838-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1167 NOTICE of Appearance by Thomas David Hoyle on behalf of Illinois-American Water Company(Hoyle, Thomas) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01837-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1166 NOTICE of Appearance by Fred Thompson, III on behalf of Illinois-American Water Company(Thompson, Fred) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01837-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1165 NOTICE of Appearance by Thomas David Hoyle on behalf of New York American Water Company, Inc.(Hoyle, Thomas) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01326-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1164 NOTICE of Appearance by Fred Thompson, III on behalf of New York American Water Company, Inc.(Thompson, Fred) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01326-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1163 NOTICE of Appearance by Thomas David Hoyle on behalf of California-American Water Company(Hoyle, Thomas) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01784-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1162 NOTICE of Appearance by Fred Thompson, III on behalf of California-American Water Company(Thompson, Fred) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01784-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1161 NOTICE of Appearance by Thomas David Hoyle on behalf of New Jersey-American Water Company, Inc.(Hoyle, Thomas) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case, per Judge's filing instructions. See CMO No 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03489-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1160 NOTICE of Appearance by Fred Thompson, III on behalf of New Jersey-American Water Company, Inc.(Thompson, Fred) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case, per Judge's filing instructions. See CMO No 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03489-RMG(sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1159 MDL TRANSFER ORDER re Mauldin CAND 5:20-07212, Poynter-Abell MOED 4:20-01568, and Nessel MIWD 1:20-01080 plaintiffs, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
February 4, 2021 Filing 1153 RESPONSE to Motion re (15 in 2:20-cv-01757-RMG, 13 in 2:20-cv-01259-RMG, 12 in 2:20-cv-01926-RMG, 1121 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet Response filed by Gary Francis Urzendowski, Roger Antonio Dennis, Lynn Wilkie Thornton.Reply to Response to Motion due by 2/11/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01259-RMG, 2:20-cv-01757-RMG, 2:20-cv-01926-RMG(Anderson, Gary)
February 4, 2021 Filing 1152 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 5.D. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Defense Fact Sheets. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/4/2021. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1 to Case Management Order No. 5.D Re: Non-AFFF Manufacturer Defendant Fact Sheet)(sshe, )
February 3, 2021 Filing 1158 NOTICE of Appearance by Anthony C Sallah on behalf of Noble Industrial Supply Corporation, Pioneer Products, Inc.(Sallah, Anthony) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case, per Judge's filing instructions. See CMO No 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
February 3, 2021 Filing 1157 DISCLOSURE STATEMENT PURSUANT TO FRCP 7.1 by Pioneer Products, Inc..(Denton, Charles) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case, per Judge's filing instructions. See CMO No 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
February 3, 2021 Filing 1156 RESPONSE to Motion re (1122 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 14 in 2:20-cv-02445-RMG, 17 in 2:20-cv-00641-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet Response filed by James Forton, Jason Wright.Reply to Response to Motion due by 2/11/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00641-RMG, 2:20-cv-02445-RMG(Cunningham, Merritt) Modified on 2/4/2021 to correct filing date(sshe, ).
February 3, 2021 Filing 1155 DISCLOSURE STATEMENT PURSUANT TO FRCP 7.1 by Noble Industrial Supply Corporation.(Denton, Charles) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case, per Judge's filing instructions. See CMO No 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
February 3, 2021 Filing 1154 NOTICE of Appearance by Charles M Denton on behalf of Noble Industrial Supply Corporation, Pioneer Products, Inc.(Denton, Charles) Refiled correctly in management case, and spread to applicable member case, per Judge's filing instructions. See CMO No 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
February 3, 2021 Filing 1151 RESPONSE in Opposition re (1122 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 15 in 2:20-cv-01551-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet Response filed by Plaintiffs.Reply to Response to Motion due by 2/10/2021 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01551-RMG(Cunningham, Merritt)
February 3, 2021 Filing 1150 MOTION to Compel Discovery from Defendant Dynax Corporation by Plaintiffs. Response to Motion due by 2/17/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Declaration of Michael London, #2 Exhibit A, Plaintiffs First Set of Requests for Production, #3 Exhibit B, 2010/15 PFOA Stewardship Program, #4 Exhibit C, Dynax Technical Bulletin for DX1030, #5 Exhibit D, Deposition Transcript of John Prins, #6 Exhibit E, 3M's May 2000 Phaseout Anouncement, #7 Exhibit F, Advertisement for Lightwater AFFF FC-200, #8 Exhibit Hughes Associates Estimated Quantities of AFFF in the US, #9 Exhibit H, Deposition transcript of Stephen Korzeniowski, #10 Exhibit I, Exh LP245 to Deposition of Todd Thomas, #11 Exhibit J, Table 4- Corrosion Tests, #12 Exhibit K Email from Rambo to Dowling, #13 Exhibit L, Deposition of Edward Kleiner, #14 Exhibit M, Email from Pabon to Regina, #15 Exhibit N, Tyco Fire Products Responses to Plaintiffs' First Set of Interrogatories, #16 Exhibit O, Kleiner Deposition Exhibit BB565, #17 Exhibit P, Kleiner Deposition Exhibit BB525, #18 Exhibit Q, Kleiner Deposition Exhibit BB562, #19 Exhibit R, Deposition Transcript of Robert Buck, #20 Exhibit S, AFFF-MDL-EID-03045676-7, AFFF-MDL-EID-03036375-7, and AFFF-MDL-EID- 01258961-83, #21 Exhibit T, ChemDesign Operating Procedure, ChemDesign Manufacturing Procedure, #22 Exhibit U, AFFFTC00524984-AFFFTC00525015, #23 Exhibit V, Kleiner Deposition Exhibit BB556, #24 Exhibit W, Kleiner Deposition Exhibit LP241, #25 Exhibit X, Deposition of Todd Thomas, #26 Exhibit Y, Deposition Exhibit LP244 of Todd Thomas, #27 Exhibit Z, Thomas Deposition Exhibit LP249)No proposed order.(Thompson, Fred)
February 3, 2021 Filing 1148 TEXT ORDER granting #1133 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, (79) in case 2:20-cv-02115-RMG) Motion for Shari Howard to Withdraw as Attorney for United States, United States Air Force. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/3/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02115-RMG (sshe, )
February 3, 2021 Filing 1145 TEXT ORDER granting #1139 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, (70) in case 2:18-cv-03489-RMG) Motion for J. Nixon Daniel, III and Mary Jane Bass, of the Law Firm Beggs & Lane, RLLP to Withdraw as Attorney for New Jersey-American Water Company, Inc. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/3/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03489-RMG(sshe, )
February 3, 2021 Filing 1144 TEXT ORDER granting #1137 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG,(29) in case 2:19-cv-01784-RMG) Motion for J. Nixon Daniel, III and Mary Jane Bass, of the Law Firm Beggs & Lane, RLLP to Withdraw as Attorney for California-American Water Company. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/3/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01784-RMG(sshe, )
February 3, 2021 Filing 1143 TEXT ORDER granting #1136 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, (52) in case 2:19-cv-01326-RMG) Motion for J. Nixon Daniel, III and Mary Jane Bass, of the Law Firm Beggs & Lane, RLLP to Withdraw as Attorney for New York American Water Inc. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/3/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01326-RMG(sshe, )
February 2, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1142 ORDER re CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 4. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Agreement and Stipulated Order for Exceptions to Case Management Order No. 4 (BUCKEYE PROJECT FILES). AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 2/2/2021. (sshe, )
February 1, 2021 Filing 1140 NOTICE of Appearance by John Michael Cane on behalf of Department of Defense, Department of the Air Force, Department of the Army, United States of America, United States of America, United States of America, United States, United States Air Force Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02115-RMG, 2:20-cv-02899-RMG, 2:21-cv-00146-RMG(Cane, John)
February 1, 2021 Filing 1138 Letter to Court Re EPA and MCL Updates. (Attachments: #1 EPA CERCLA PFOA PFOS, #2 MA MCL) Filed per chambers(sshe, )
January 29, 2021 Filing 1139 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by New Jersey-American Water Company, Inc.. Response to Motion due by 2/12/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.(Daniel, J) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03489-RMG(sshe, )
January 29, 2021 Filing 1137 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by California-American Water Company. Response to Motion due by 2/12/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.(Daniel, J) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01784-RMG(sshe, )
January 29, 2021 Filing 1136 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by New York American Water Company, Inc.. Response to Motion due by 2/12/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.(Daniel, J) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01326-RMG(sshe, )
January 29, 2021 Filing 1135 STATUS REPORT Amended General Denial and Affirmative Defenses by Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Boineau, Robert)
January 29, 2021 Filing 1134 Joint MOTION to Amend/Correct #99 Case Management Order, #4 as to Buckeye Fire Equipment Company by Plaintiffs. Response to Motion due by 2/12/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.(Thompson, Fred)
January 29, 2021 Filing 1133 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by United States, United States Air Force. Response to Motion due by 2/12/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02115-RMG(sshe, )
January 28, 2021 Filing 1132 STIPULATION re (1127 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) Order on Motion for Settlement, STIPULATION REGARDING TIMELINE FOR PROPOSED SETTLEMENT by Joan Campbell, Richard Campbell. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Napoli, Paul)
January 27, 2021 Filing 1131 CLERKS NOTICE TO ALL COUNSEL ASSOCIATED WITH MDL 2873 This Notice Relates to All Actions. In light of the most recent CMO No. 6.D filed 1/26/2021 at #1128 , please be reminded that the new shell case number for direct-filed cases related to the AFFF MDL is now 2:21-av-55555. Please file the Complaint (Civil cover sheet need not be filed), and counsel need only submit one summons document AO 440 form to be issued by the Clerk's office. Please provide the first listed defendant party's name and address on the document and attach pages which include the additional defendants' names (and addresses per CMO NO. 6, 6.A, 6.B, 6.C, 6.D re Alternative For Service of Process on a Defendant). Counsel should e-file, as an attachment to the complaint (or forward in one complete PDF via email to the Clerk's office: filingdocs_ecf_chas@scd.uscourts.gov). Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
January 27, 2021 Filing 1129 Withdrawal of Motions: (93 in 2:18-cv-03456-RMG, 1123 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet filed by Tyco Fire Products LP.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03456-RMG(Dukes, David)
January 26, 2021 Filing 1128 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 6.D. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Alternative For Service of Process on Additional Defendants. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 1/26/2021. (sshe, )
January 25, 2021 Filing 1127 PRELIMINARY APPROVAL ORDER This Order Relates to Case No.: granting #1087 joint Motion for preliminary Settlement agreement approval and class certification in the matter of Campbell v. Tyco Fire Products et al., No. 2:19-cv-422-RMG (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (41) in case 2:19-cv-00422-RMG) Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 1/25/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(sshe, )
January 25, 2021 Filing 1126 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #43, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
January 22, 2021 Filing 1125 STATUS REPORT Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Verde Environmental, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Barker, Rita)
January 21, 2021 Filing 1124 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Tyco Fire Products LP. Response to Motion due by 2/4/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Plaintiffs Who Failed to Serve Executed PFS, #2 Exhibit B - Notices of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Dukes, David)
January 21, 2021 Filing 1123 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Tyco Fire Products LP. Response to Motion due by 2/4/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Plaintiffs Who Failed to Serve Executed PFS, #2 Exhibit B - Notice of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03456-RMG(Dukes, David)
January 21, 2021 Filing 1122 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Tyco Fire Products LP. Response to Motion due by 2/4/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Plaintiffs Who Failed to Serve Executed PFS, #2 Exhibit B - Notices of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00641-RMG, 2:20-cv-01551-RMG, 2:20-cv-02445-RMG(Dukes, David)
January 21, 2021 Filing 1121 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Tyco Fire Products LP. Response to Motion due by 2/4/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Plaintiffs Who Failed to Serve Executed PFS, #2 Exhibit B - Notices of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01259-RMG, 2:20-cv-01757-RMG, 2:20-cv-01926-RMG(Dukes, David)
January 20, 2021 Filing 1120 STATUS REPORT GENERAL DENIAL AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES by Hayden & Company. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Rosenbaum, Neil)
January 20, 2021 Filing 1119 NOTICE of Appearance by Neil M Rosenbaum on behalf of Hayden & Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Rosenbaum, Neil)
January 20, 2021 Filing 1118 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
January 18, 2021 Filing 1117 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Monthly Status Conference held on January 15, 2021, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Tana J. Hess, Telephone number/E-mail tana_hess@scd.uscourts.gov 843.779.0837. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction.. Redaction Request due 2/8/2021. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 2/18/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 4/19/2021. (thes, )
January 15, 2021 Filing 1116 NOTICE of Appearance by Scott M Press on behalf of Fire Service Plus, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00048-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Press, Scott)
January 15, 2021 Filing 1115 NOTICE of Appearance by John F Parker on behalf of Fire Service Plus, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00048-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Parker, John)
January 15, 2021 Filing 1113 NOTICE of Appearance by George H Buermann on behalf of Fire Service Plus, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00048-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Buermann, George)
January 15, 2021 Filing 1112 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 14. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Organization of Plaintiffs' Counsel, appointment of Ashley Campbell to the PEC. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 1/15/2021. (sshe, )
January 15, 2021 Filing 1111 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 1/15/2021. February's Telephone Status Conference is set for 2/19/2021 10:00 AM. Court Reporter Tana Hess. (cper, )
January 13, 2021 Filing 1110 NOTICE of Appearance by Melanie B Dubis on behalf of Archroma US Inc, Archroma U.S., Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Dubis, Melanie)
January 13, 2021 Filing 1109 NOTICE of Appearance by Melanie B Dubis on behalf of Clariant Corporation Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01275-RMG, 2:19-cv-01382-RMG, 2:19-cv-03047-RMG(Dubis, Melanie)
January 8, 2021 Filing 1104 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Michael Dennis Brogan, Gene Douglas Kelley, Roger Antonio Dennis, James Dean Kirkman, Thomas Leon Strunk, Steven Scott Eizikowitz, Gerald John Dermody, Jr, Barry Glade Bonham, Gary Francis Urzendowski, Patrick E Lawrence, Jeffrey Nichlos Benounek, Jon Jay Grantski, Donald Wayne McEuen, Jeffrey Madison Rosenfield, Lloyd Arnold Dirkson, Warren Paul Salle, Jason John Van Hoosen, Gregory Wayne Scrivner, Michael Joseph Heeney, Gary Alan Deibold, Thomas Andrew Taylor, Sr, David Paul Bradley, Wesley Alan Coulter, Troy Cyril Taylor, John Paul Sherrill, Frank James Stephens, Rory Sean Case Dudley, Arthur Louis Martinez Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Cade, Gregory)
January 8, 2021 Filing 1103 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Patrick Dennis Feher, Richard Robert Heller, James Aaron Fountain, Mark John Clark, Henry Arthur Williamson, Douglas Andrew Keag, Danny Earl Robinson, Carle William Spragel, Jr, Stephen John Janoski, Mark Alan Prager, Raymond Pastrano, James Elsworth Mitchell, David Wesley Rhoades, Dylan Lee Reeves, Mark Thomas Fontanella, Glen Joseph Morelock, Steven Craig Hodges, Michael Dennis Wallace, Justin William Parker, Billy Larry Swain, Salvador Jimenez, Michael David Lowery, Larry Dowling Greene, George Robert Devore, Kevin Francis Vincent Hoschka Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Cade, Gregory)
January 8, 2021 Filing 1102 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Vincent J Debitetto, Ronald Wayne Romaguera, Thomas Robert Thrash, James Patrick Bailey, Jesse Don Richmond, Christopher Lynn Andrews, Ronald Lee Wiles, Glenn Edward Herrman, Kenneth Alan Davis, Neal Thomas Smith, Timothy Scott Morony, Lynn Wilkie Thornton, William Bruce Cyr, Charles Bruce Rouse, James Elston Williams, Jr, Dennis Roger Schilling, Tony Terrell Jackson, James Alexander Sneddon, Everett James Whittaker, Monte Kevin McGrath, Loren Ralph Anderson, Frank Anthony Peloso, Jr, Michael M Sabol, Gerald Bruce Dailey, Alex Dantrell Brown Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Cade, Gregory)
January 8, 2021 Filing 1101 NOTICE of Appearance by James H Ryan on behalf of ChemDesign Products Incorporated Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Ryan, James)
January 8, 2021 Filing 1100 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by James Sanford Lyons Setzer, Daniel Wayne Curtis, Christopher Michael Burford, Joseph Grant Giordani, Charles Kenneth Meeks, John Albert Bokelmann, George Robert George, Jeffrey James Cronk, Daniel Matthew Mariano, Kevin Randy Gerhard Chamberlain, Richard Robert Jellerson, Tim Alan Hairston, Patrick Ollie Antry, George Russell Kirts, Clayton Beam, Jr, Charles Livingston Young, Anthony Cottone, Dennis Charles Dekker, Terry Bruce Rogers, Henry Scott Powell, Michael Wayne Mims, Eugene Bryant, Sr, Fernando Lucero Jacobo, Jr, Thurmon Horris Nelson, Kevin Richard Bolssen Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Cade, Gregory)
January 7, 2021 Filing 1099 STATUS REPORT Preliminary Affirmative Defenses by Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Boineau, Robert) Modified on 1/8/2021 to correct to original filing date (sshe, ).
January 7, 2021 Filing 1098 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1093 Reason: Attorney filing user to refile corrected document and correctly spread to applicable member case, per clerk's email instruction. Filing date of original filing: 1/7/2021 (sshe, )
January 7, 2021 Filing 1097 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Thomas Eugene Parnell, Leonard Tomlinson, Steven A Moses, Frank Tigar, Joseph Albert Gilligan, Wilburn Sherrill Reed, James Edward Oberholtzer, Jr, Paul Wesley Godfrey, Edward A Vandamas, Laurence Wayne Martin, Mark J Trenier, Russell James Lehto, Marshall D Vaughan, Gary Leonard Dyste, John Robert Huberty, Joseph Arthur McDonald, Timothy Michael Cullinan, Robert Michael Gilkey, John Stanley Pawelczyk, Bill Forest Finney, Nicholas Joseph Rescigno, Valarie Sullivan, Michael Lee Litteral, Danny Samuel Stewart, Jerry Nolan Lamoreaux Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Cade, Gregory)
January 7, 2021 Filing 1096 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Anthony Joseph Scardino, III, Mark David Dyer, Nathaniel Lee Tall, Charles Richard Finch, Barry Lee Whelchel, Kevin Jay Stafford, William Lynn Skaggs, Mark D McCleary, Joseph Pezzuti, Steven Whitson, Gary Wayne Gregg, Thomas Tilbrook, Craig Allen McVey, William C Brodt, Michael Keith Waldron, Steven Joseph Fortune, Jerry Thomas Rosin, Mark Austin, Don Alexander Williams, Terry Hill, Paul Eldon Ogden, Don Jeffrey Koch, Kevin Owen Hoyt, Leo G Mays, Christopher Cielesz Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Cade, Gregory)
January 7, 2021 Filing 1095 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #41, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
January 7, 2021 Filing 1094 STIPULATION of Dismissal Without Prejudice by Mark Nash. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00892-RMG(Cunningham, Merritt)
January 7, 2021 Filing 1092 NOTICE of Appearance by Alan E Rothman on behalf of Arkema Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Rothman, Alan)
January 7, 2021 Filing 1091 NOTICE of Appearance by Heidi Lynn Levine on behalf of Arkema Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Levine, Heidi)
January 7, 2021 Filing 1090 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
January 7, 2021 Filing 1087 Joint MOTION for Settlement FOR PRELIMINARY APPROVAL OF SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT AND CERTIFICATION OF SETTLEMENT CLASS by Joan Campbell, Richard Campbell. Response to Motion due by 1/21/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1 First Amended Class Settlement and Release Agreement, #2 Exhibit 2 Affidavit of David R. Cohen, #3 Exhibit 3 Affidavit of Matthew L. Garretson, #4 Exhibit 4 Proposed Schedule)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Napoli, Paul) Modified on 1/7/2021 to add descriptions to exhibits(sshe, ).
January 7, 2021 Filing 1086 NOTICE of Appearance by Robert A Bilott on behalf of Joan Campbell, Richard Campbell Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00422-RMG(Bilott, Robert)
January 6, 2021 Filing 1084 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal of Defendants BroCo Products, Inc.; Cobra Fire Protection, Inc.; Fire-Ade, Inc.; Hartford Chemical Sales Corporation; Rockwood Systems, Inc., f/k/a Rockwood Systems Corporation; Russell Martin Industries, Inc.; Stevens Company, Inc.; and Vulcan Fire Systems, Inc. Without Prejudice by Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel.(Keller, Amy) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, ) Modified to original document number (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) on 1/7/2021 (sshe, ).
January 6, 2021 Filing 1085 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Kenneth Johnson, Allen Laughrun, Steve E Forbes, James Vincent Spieles, David N Pelachik, James Frederick Fenner, James Lawrence Devine, Richard Neville Hall, Jr, Thomas Henry Hedges, Gregg Edward Tibbets, Robert Vincent Scaplehorn, James D McLaren, Todd William Libby, Anthony W Campbell, William Randolph Young, Billy Joe Kinzalow, Jr, Carl O Walker, Clarence Andrew Willard, Jr, Dean Harold Doughty, Robert Paul Handy, Jr, Nicholas Clemons Graham, Jr, Jeffery L Foxworth, Matthew Shields, Charles Edwin Wilson, Jr, Patrick Paul McGee, Jr Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Cade, Gregory)
January 6, 2021 Filing 1083 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1077 Reason: Attorney filing user direct-filed a new complaint incorrectly into management case; clerk retrieved documents and notes direct-filed new complaint in MDL shell case 2:21-av-55555 Filing date of original filing: 1/5/2021 (sshe, )
January 6, 2021 Filing 1082 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
January 6, 2021 Filing 1081 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
January 6, 2021 Filing 1079 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No.: granting #1078 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (64) in case 2:19-cv-00990-RMG) Motion for Timothy E. Corriston, Esq to Withdraw as Attorney for Defendant Vector Fire Technology Inc. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 1/6/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(sshe, )
January 6, 2021 Filing 1078 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by Vector Fire Technology, Inc.. Response to Motion due by 1/20/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order, #2 Supporting Documents Certification of Counsel, #3 Certificate of Service)Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Corriston, Timothy)
January 5, 2021 Filing 1076 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
January 5, 2021 Filing 1075 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
January 5, 2021 Filing 1074 NOTICE of Appearance by Nicholas H Howell on behalf of Vallen Safety Supply Co. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Howell, Nicholas)
January 5, 2021 Filing 1073 NOTICE of Appearance by John L Ewald on behalf of Vallen Safety Supply Co. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Ewald, John)
January 5, 2021 Filing 1072 NOTICE of Appearance by Kristen R Fournier on behalf of Vallen Safety Supply Co. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Fournier, Kristen)
January 5, 2021 Filing 1071 NOTICE of Appearance by Fred Nishihira on behalf of Government Of Guam Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-03602-RMG(Nishihira, Fred)
January 4, 2021 Filing 1070 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
January 4, 2021 Filing 1069 DISCLOSURE STATEMENT PURSUANT TO FRCP 7.1 by Vallen Safety Supply Co..Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Robertson, Trudy)
January 4, 2021 Filing 1068 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1066 (57) Reason: Attorney filing user to refile appearance after receiving DSC filing credentials Filing date of original filing: 1/4/2021 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(sshe, )
January 4, 2021 Filing 1067 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Vallen Safety Supply Co.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Robertson, Trudy)
January 4, 2021 Filing 1065 NOTICE of Appearance by Trudy Hartzog Robertson on behalf of Vallen Safety Supply Co. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Robertson, Trudy)
January 4, 2021 Filing 1064 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
January 4, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 1062 ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: granting #1059 Motion for Sara J. Gourley to Withdraw as Attorney for Arkema Inc (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (73) in case 2:19-cv-01275-RMG; (73) in case 2:19-cv-01382-RMG; (41) in case 2:19-cv-01850-RMG; (29) in case 2:19-cv-02784-RMG; (51) in case 2:19-cv-03047-RMG; (41) in case 2:19-cv-03559-RMG; (8) in case 2:20-cv-02658-RMG). Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 1/4/2021.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
December 29, 2020 Filing 1060 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Plaintiffs at to Certain Named Defendants Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Primeau, Robin)
December 29, 2020 Filing 1059 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney Sara J. Gourley by Arkema Inc. Response to Motion due by 1/12/2021. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Gourley, Sara)
December 29, 2020 Filing 1058 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
December 29, 2020 Filing 1057 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
December 29, 2020 Filing 1056 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corp, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
December 29, 2020 Filing 1055 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
December 28, 2020 Filing 1054 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporations General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corp. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
December 28, 2020 Filing 1051 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal as to Angus International Safety Group LTD, Central Sprinkler LLC, Fire Products GP Holding LLC, Johnson Controls Fire Protection LP, Johnson Controls International PLC by Douglas Ferrigno and Caren Ferrigno Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03150-RMG(Werner, Michael) Modified on 12/28/2020 to edit docket text "as to" filers and "by" filers(sshe, ).
December 28, 2020 Filing 1050 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal as to Angus International Safety Group, Central Sprinkler, LLC, Fire Products GP Holding, LLC, Johnson Controls Fire Protection LP, Johnson Controls International PLC by Dave Thiesing and Sheila Thiesing Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02332-RMG(Werner, Michael) Modified on 12/28/2020 to edit docket text "as to" filers and "by" filers(sshe, ).
December 28, 2020 Filing 1049 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 13. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Initial Bellwether Selection and Protocols. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 12/28/2020. (sshe, )
December 23, 2020 Filing 1048 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03873-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
December 23, 2020 Filing 1047 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03876-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
December 23, 2020 Filing 1046 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebekah E Blake on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03876-RMG(Blake, Rebekah)
December 23, 2020 Filing 1045 NOTICE of Appearance by Theodore M Grossman on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03876-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
December 23, 2020 Filing 1044 NOTICE of Appearance by Steven N Geise on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03876-RMG(Geise, Steven)
December 21, 2020 Filing 1037 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Lakewood Water District as to Angus International Safety Group, Ltd. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02899-RMG(Kray, Jeff)
December 21, 2020 Filing 1036 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by City of Airway Heights as to Angus International Safety Group, Ltd. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01763-RMG(Kray, Jeff)
December 21, 2020 Filing 1035 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation, BASF Corp, BASF Corporation, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
December 21, 2020 Filing 1034 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by City of Pensacola as to Angus International Safety Group, Ltd., Central Sprinkler, LLC, Fire Products GP Holding, LLC, and Johnson Controls International, plc ONLY Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01478-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
December 21, 2020 Filing 1033 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by District Board of Trustees of Hillsborough Community College as to Angus International Safety Group, Ltd., Central Sprinkler, LLC, Fire Products GP Holding, LLC, and Johnson Controls International, plc ONLY Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02934-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
December 21, 2020 Filing 1032 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by City of Lauderhill, FL as to Angus International Safety Group, Ltd., Central Sprinkler, LLC, Fire Products GP Holding, LLC, and Johnson Controls International, plc ONLY Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00772-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
December 21, 2020 Filing 1031 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by City of Zephyrhills as to Angus International Safety Group, Ltd., Central Sprinkler, LLC, Fire Products GP Holding, LLC, and Johnson Controls International, plc ONLY Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02933-RMG(Taylor, Brandon)
December 18, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 1030 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:20-cv-00048-RMG The State of New York's motion to amend the amended complaint (Dkt. No. #1022 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (26) in case 2:20-cv-00048-RMG) is GRANTED. The State of New York is directed to file promptly its amended complaint. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 12/18/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00048-RMG(sshe, )
December 18, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 1029 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-02123-RMG The State of New York's motion to amend the amended complaint (Dkt. No. #1021 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (56) in case 2:19-cv-02123-RMG) is GRANTED. The State of New York is directed to file promptly its second amended complaint. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 12/18/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02123-RMG(sshe, )
December 18, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 1028 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-01022-RMG The State of New York's motion to amend the amended complaint (Dkt. No. #1020 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (90) in case 2:19-cv-01022-RMG) is GRANTED. The State of New York is directed to file promptly its second amended complaint. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 12/18/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01022-RMG(sshe, )
December 17, 2020 Filing 1026 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by City of Tampa, Florida, Tampa Bay Water as to Tyco International PLC and Johnson Controls International PLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-01867-RMG, 2:20-cv-01889-RMG(Frazer, T)
December 17, 2020 Filing 1025 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #40, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
December 17, 2020 Filing 1024 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 1023 Reason: Filed in error, incorrect event; meant for JPML Filing date of original filing: 12/16/2020 (sshe, )
December 16, 2020 Filing 1022 First MOTION to Amend/Correct Complaint by State of New York. Response to Motion due by 12/30/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Declaration of Brendan McGrath, #2 Exhibit A to McGrath Declaration- Redline Proposed Second Amended Complaint, #3 Exhibit B to McGrath Declaration-Clean Proposed Second Amended Complaint, #4 Memo in Support Memorandum of Law)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00048-RMG(McGrath, Brendan)
December 16, 2020 Filing 1021 Second MOTION to Amend/Correct Complaint by State of New York. Response to Motion due by 12/30/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Declaration of Brendan McGrath, #2 Exhibit A to McGrath Declaration- Redline Proposed Second Amended Complaint, #3 Exhibit B to McGrath Declaration-Clean Proposed Second Amended Complaint, #4 Memo in Support Memorandum of Law)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02123-RMG(McGrath, Brendan)
December 16, 2020 Filing 1020 Second MOTION to Amend/Correct Complaint by State of New York. Response to Motion due by 12/30/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Declaration of Brendan McGrath, #2 Exhibit A to McGrath Declaration- Redline Proposed Second Amended Complaint, #3 Exhibit B to McGrath Declaration-Clean Proposed Second Amended Complaint, #4 Exhibit C to McGrath Declaration- FTCA Notice of CLaim, #5 Memorandum of Law)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01022-RMG(McGrath, Brendan)
December 15, 2020 Filing 1019 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Oshkosh Corporation, Pierce Manufacturing Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-00797-RMG(Lewis, John)
December 14, 2020 Filing 1018 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Telephone Status Conference held on 12/11/2020, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Karen E. Martin, Telephone number/E-mail Karen_E_Martin@scd.uscourts.gov. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction. Redaction Request due 1/4/2021. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 1/14/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 3/15/2021. (kmartin, )
December 11, 2020 Filing 1017 NOTICE of Appearance by Jacqueline Liat Rome on behalf of Chemguard Inc, Tyco Fire Products LP Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Rome, Jacqueline)
December 11, 2020 Filing 1016 NOTICE of Appearance by Keely M McCoy on behalf of Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc.(McCoy, Keely) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
December 11, 2020 Filing 1015 NOTICE of Appearance by Robert Trippett Boineau, III on behalf of Dawn Chemical Corporation of Wisconsin, Inc.(Boineau, Robert) Refiled correctly in management case AND spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
December 11, 2020 Filing 1014 NOTICE of Hearings: Monthly Status Conferences set for the next 6 months to be held by Telephone: Status Conference set for 1/15/2021 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Status Conference set for 2/19/2021 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Status Conference set for 3/19/2021 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Status Conference set for 4/16/2021 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Status Conference set for 5/14/2021 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Status Conference set for 6/18/2021 10:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. (cper, )
December 11, 2020 Filing 1013 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 12/11/2020. Court Reporter Karen Martin. (cper, )
December 11, 2020 Filing 1012 NOTICE of Appearance by Rita Bolt Barker on behalf of Verde Environmental, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Barker, Rita)
December 10, 2020 Filing 1011 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Nicole Mass, Rosalia McKean, Chris Moneypenny, Tabitha Moneypenny, Raymundo Ortega, Kathleen Reed, Anita Travis, Colton Wimberly, Joseph Sigala, Shea Vera, Jacqueline Scherch, James Marucci, Jr, Elizabeth Barrientes, Nancy Melendez, Roy Miller, Kevin Morris, Misty Sabo, Jai Todd, Joshua Warne, Allen Watters, Samantha Barcus, Joel Erwin, Robin Gipson, Jaken Hueche, Donna Johnson, Douglas Johnson, Keirstin Jones, Tina Jones, Francelina Walker, DEBORAH JEWELL, Laurence Curly, Nicole Grubb, William Ramsey, Nancy Waller, Maurice Johnson, Jay Sanner, Morris Maniscalco, Jimmy Gordon, Gloria Hogan (Attachments: #1 Exhibit)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Lanciotti, Patrick)
December 10, 2020 Filing 1010 Letter from Plaintiffs' Co-Lead and Liaison Counsel. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit A- Bellwether CMO)(Thompson, Fred)
December 10, 2020 Filing 1009 STATUS REPORT GENERAL DENIAL AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES by Davis-Ulmer Sprinkler Co. Inc..(Norris, John) Refiled correctly in management case to spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1, to create correct attorney/party association in only applicable member case. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(sshe, ) Modified to original document number in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG on 12/10/2020 (sshe, ).
December 9, 2020 Filing 1008 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:20-cv-03307-RMG re #1004 (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (30) in case 2:20-cv-03307-RMG). For good cause shown, the People of the State of Michigan and the State of Michigan's motion for an extension of time of sixty days to serve certain specified defendants is GRANTED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 12/9/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
December 9, 2020 Filing 1007 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Telephone Hearing held on December 4, 2020, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Teresa B. Johnson, Telephone number/E-mail teresa_johnson@scd.uscourts.gov. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction.. Redaction Request due 12/30/2020. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 1/11/2021. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 3/9/2021. (tjohnson, )
December 9, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 1006 ORDER This Order Relates to Case No. 2:19-cv-02607-RMG The State of New York's motion to amend the second amended complaint (Dkt. No. #985 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (42) in case 2:19-cv-02607-RMG) is GRANTED. The State of New York is directed to promptly file its third amended complaint. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 12/9/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02607-RMG(sshe, )
December 8, 2020 Filing 1004 MOTION for Extension of Time to serve by Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel. Response to Motion due by 12/22/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.(Keller, Amy) Refiled correctly in management case to spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
December 8, 2020 Filing 1003 Withdrawal of Motions: (27 in 2:20-cv-03307-RMG, 987 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION for Extension of Time filed by Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel.(Keller, Amy) Refiled correctly in management case to spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
December 7, 2020 Filing 1001 Letter Brief re 991 TEXT ORDER from E.I du Pont de Nemours and Company, The Chemours Company and The Chemours Company FC, LLC. (Erickson, David) Modified on 12/8/2020 to link to associated event as verified by filing user(sshe, ).
December 7, 2020 Filing 1000 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Hampton Bays Water District, Town of Southampton, County of Dutchess, Barnstable Fire District, County of Rockland, Village of Farmingdale, City of Dayton, Marana, Town of, Tucson, City of, Cortaro Water User's Association, The, Cortaro-Marana Irrigation District, CITY OF MILLINGTON, NATIONAL RURAL WATER ASSOCIATION, Fairbanks North Star Borough as to Defendant Archroma Management LLC Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Napoli, Paul)
December 7, 2020 Filing 999 STATUS REPORT HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC.S GENERAL DENIAL AND PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES by Honeywell International Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Shealy, Kirby)
December 7, 2020 Filing 998 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 998 et al (original) Reason: Filing user incorrectly filed document for JPML. Filing date of original filing: 12/4/2020 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03433-RMG, 2:18-cv-03435-RMG, 2:19-cv-01414-RMG(sshe, )
December 4, 2020 Filing 997 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Telephone Conference held on 12/4/2020. Court Reporter: Teresa Johnson. (ssam, )
December 4, 2020 Filing 996 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 995 Reason: Attorney filing user direct-filed a new complaint incorrectly into management case; clerk retrieved documents and notes direct-filed new complaint in MDL shell case 2:20-av-55555 Filing date of original filing: 12/3/2020 (sshe, )
December 2, 2020 Filing 994 NOTICE of Appearance by Timothy E Corriston on behalf of Vector Fire Technology, Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(Corriston, Timothy)
December 1, 2020 Filing 992 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corp, BASF Corporation. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
December 1, 2020 Filing 991 TEXT ORDER: The Court has been provided a proposed Case Management Order No. 13 jointly endorsed by the Lead Counsel for Plaintiffs and Defendants. The Court is informed that there may be some parties which have objections or concerns regarding this proposed CMO. Any party with objections or concerns regarding proposed CMO No. 13 may file a brief letter objection on or before 12/7/20. If Plaintiff and Defendant Lead Counsel wish to file a response, they may do so by noon on 12/10/20. The Court will address the matter at the monthly status conference on 12/11/20. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the direction of the Honorable Richard M Gergel on 12/1/20. (ltap, )
November 30, 2020 Filing 990 STATUS REPORT re Affirmative Defenses by Hazard Control Technologies, Inc.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(DuBose, C)
November 25, 2020 Filing 989 NOTICE of Appearance by Matthew J. Sinkman on behalf of New York Air National Guard, State of New York Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01724-RMG(Sinkman, Matthew)
November 25, 2020 Filing 988 NOTICE of Appearance by Matthew J. Sinkman on behalf of New York Air National Guard, New York State Department of Transportation, State of New York Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03358-RMG(Sinkman, Matthew)
November 24, 2020 Filing 987 MOTION for Extension of Time to Serve by Michigan, State of, Dana Nessel. Response to Motion due by 12/8/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.(Keller, Amy) Refiled correctly in management case to spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1, and corrected party filer. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG (sshe, ) Modified document number (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) on 11/30/2020 (sshe, ).
November 24, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 986 ORDER This Order Relates to All Cases. The Court will not at this time consider whether it has personal jurisdiction over Corteva and New DuPont, and their motion for leave to move to dismiss (Dkt. No. #973 ) is DENIED. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/24/2020.(sshe, )
November 23, 2020 Filing 983 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: granting #982 Motion for George A. Rodenhausen to Withdraw as Attorney for City of Newburgh (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (259) in case 2:18-cv-03358-RMG; (63) in case 2:18-cv-03522-RMG; (57) in case 2:19-cv-02219-RMG). Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/23/2020. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03358-RMG, 2:18-cv-03522-RMG, 2:19-cv-02219-RMG(sshe, )
November 23, 2020 Filing 982 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by City of Newburgh. Response to Motion due by 12/7/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03358-RMG, 2:18-cv-03522-RMG, 2:19-cv-02219-RMG(Knauf, Alan)
November 20, 2020 Filing 985 Second MOTION to Amend/Correct Complaint by State of New York. Response to Motion due by 12/4/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 McGrath Declaration with Exhibits, #2 Memo in Support Memorandum of Law)No proposed order.(McGrath, Brendan) ***Refiled correctly in management case to spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02607-RMG(sshe, )
November 20, 2020 Filing 981 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corp. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
November 20, 2020 Filing 980 RESPONSE to Motion re #973 MOTION for Leave to File MOTION TO DISMISS BY CORTEVA, INC. AND DUPONT DE NEMOURS, INC. Response filed by Defendants.Reply to Response to Motion due by 11/30/2020 Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6. (Petrosinelli, Joseph)
November 20, 2020 Filing 978 DISCLOSURE STATEMENT PURSUANT TO FRCP 7.1 by Hazard Control Technologies, Inc..(DuBose, C)***Refiled correctly in management case to spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
November 19, 2020 Filing 979 STATUS REPORT by Mine Safety Appliances Company.(Denton, Charles) ***Refiled correctly in management case to spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
November 19, 2020 Filing 977 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Mine Safety Appliances Company identifying Corporate Parent MSA Safety, Inc. for Mine Safety Appliances Company.. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Denton, Charles)
November 18, 2020 Filing 976 NOTICE of Appearance by Charles M Denton on behalf of Mine Safety Appliances Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Denton, Charles)
November 18, 2020 Filing 975 NOTICE of Appearance by Anthony C Sallah on behalf of Mine Safety Appliances Company Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Sallah, Anthony)
November 18, 2020 Filing 974 NOTICE OF FILING OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT of Proceedings. Monthly Status Conference held on November 13, 2020, before Judge Richard M. Gergel. Court Reporter/Transcriber Tana J. Hess, Telephone number/E-mail tana_hess@scd.uscourts.gov 843.779.0837. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Parties have 7 calendar days from the filing of the transcript to file with the court a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction.. Redaction Request due 12/9/2020. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 12/21/2020. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 2/16/2021. (thes, )
November 16, 2020 Filing 973 MOTION for Leave to File MOTION TO DISMISS BY CORTEVA, INC. AND DUPONT DE NEMOURS, INC. by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 11/30/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - MOTION TO DISMISS FOR LACK OF PERSONAL JURISDICTION BY CORTEVA, INC. AND DUPONT DE NEMOURS, INC., #2 Exhibit B - AFFIDAVIT OF CALISSA BROWN, #3 Exhibit C - AFFIDAVIT OF ROBIN ERLENBAUGH)No proposed order.(Hacker, Katherine)
November 16, 2020 Filing 972 TEXT ORDER The DCC's motion to dismiss #927 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG (et al: 2:18-cv-03311-RMG; 2:18-cv-03357-RMG; 2:18-cv-03371-RMG; 2:18-cv-03381-RMG; 2:18-cv-03392-RMG; 2:18-cv-03394-RMG; 2:18-cv-03398-RMG; 2:18-cv-03402-RMG; 2:18-cv-03395-RMG; 2:18-cv-03404-RMG; 2:18-cv-03406-RMG; 2:18-cv-03408-RMG; 2:18-cv-03409-RMG; 2:18-cv-03411-RMG; 2:18-cv-03412-RMG; 2:18-cv-03415-RMG; 2:18-cv-03387-RMG; 2:18-cv-03490-RMG; 2:18-cv-03522-RMG) is DENIED WITHOUT PREJUDICE with leave to refile after review of the Plaintiff Fact Sheets that shall be served on or before December 11, 2020. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/16/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
November 13, 2020 Filing 971 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: The Court grants #961 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response re #927 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG (et al 2:18-cv-03311-RMG, 2:18-cv-03357-RMG, 2:18-cv-03371-RMG, 2:18-cv-03381-RMG, 2:18-cv-03392-RMG, 2:18-cv-03394-RMG, 2:18-cv-03398-RMG, 2:18-cv-03402-RMG, 2:18-cv-03395-RMG, 2:18-cv-03404-RMG, 2:18-cv-03406-RMG, 2:18-cv-03408-RMG, 2:18-cv-03409-RMG, 2:18-cv-03411-RMG, 2:18-cv-03412-RMG, 2:18-cv-03415-RMG, 2:18-cv-03387-RMG, 2:18-cv-03522-RMG) The PEC has 30 days from 11/12/2020 to Respond in Opposition to #927 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/13/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
November 13, 2020 Filing 970 Minute Entry. Proceedings held before Honorable Richard M Gergel: Monthly Telephone Status Conference held on 11/13/2020. Court Reporter Tana Hess. (cper, )
November 12, 2020 Filing 969 NOTICE of Appearance by John Patrick Turner Norris, Kent T Stair, Ryan Wade Conner on behalf of Davis-Ulmer Sprinkler Co. Inc. *Refiled correctly in management case to spread to applicable member case as listed on document, per Judge's filing instructions in CMO No. 1, to create correct attorney/party association in applicable member case. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-00990-RMG(sshe, )
November 12, 2020 Filing 968 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03394-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
November 12, 2020 Filing 967 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Daikin America Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03552-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
November 12, 2020 Filing 966 NOTICE of Appearance by Theodore M Grossman on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03394-RMG, 2:20-cv-03552-RMG(Grossman, Theodore)
November 12, 2020 Filing 965 NOTICE of Appearance by Steven N Geise on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03394-RMG, 2:20-cv-03552-RMG(Geise, Steven)
November 12, 2020 Filing 964 NOTICE of Appearance by Rebekah E Blake on behalf of Daikin America Inc Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03394-RMG, 2:20-cv-03552-RMG(Blake, Rebekah)
November 12, 2020 Filing 963 CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER NO. 6.C. This Order Relates to All Actions. Please see Order for all Details regarding Alternative For Service of Process on Additional Defendants. AND IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/12/2020. (sshe, )
November 12, 2020 Filing 962 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 960 Reason: Attorney filing user direct filed complaint in management case instead of MDL shell case 2:20-av-55555; clerk has refiled entry correctly with payment receipt number for reference (clerk retrieved documents before deleting entry) Filing date of refiled entry is that of original filing: 11/11/2020 (sshe, )
November 11, 2020 Filing 961 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to (927 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG) MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Debbie Duran, Geralynn Lynch, Nicole Mass, Rosalia McKean, Chris Moneypenny, Tabitha Moneypenny, Raymundo Ortega, Kathleen Reed, Michael (I) Strehl, Anita Travis, Colton Wimberly, Christopher Clenney, Joseph Sigala, Shea Vera, Jacqueline Scherch, Tina Glunt, Jay Sanne, Nancy Melendez, Kelii Apo, Kelly Frederick, Juanita Gamble, Lindsey Hoy, Michael Lenoard, Dale Marshall, Roy Miller, Kevin Morris, Misty Sabo, Jai Todd, Joshua Warne, James Marucci, Allen Watters, Timisha Reneau, Samantha Barcus, Joel Erwin, Robin Gipson, Jaken Hueche, Joanne Hunley, Douglas Johnson, Keirstin Jones, Tina Jones, Jarrett Rupert, Francelina Walker, DEBORAH JEWELL, William Ramsey, Nancy Waller, Maurice Johnson, Dawn Hrbac, Jimmy Gordon, Leslie Perez, Gloria Hogan, Perry Ramquist. Response to Motion due by 11/30/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. Proposed order is being emailed to chambers with copy to opposing counsel.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Napoli, Paul)
November 10, 2020 Filing 959 STATUS REPORT - Defendant BASF Corporation's General Denial and Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by BASF Corporation, BASF Corp. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Holian, Matthew)
November 10, 2020 Filing 958 NOTICE of Appearance by Ashley B Campbell on behalf of Barnstable County, City of Westfield, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, State of, City of Fairbanks, Alaska Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03433-RMG, 2:18-cv-03435-RMG, 2:19-cv-01414-RMG, 2:19-cv-02285-RMG(Campbell, Ashley)
November 9, 2020 Filing 957 STIPULATION regarding extension of time for defendant to answer or respond to the Complaint by Hazard Control Technologies, Inc.. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Agreement)(Clerk filed on behalf of attorney filing user)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
November 9, 2020 Filing 956 NOTICE of Appearance by C Wilson DuBose on behalf of Hazard Control Technologies, Inc.(Clerk filed on behalf of attorney filing user) Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(sshe, )
November 9, 2020 Filing 954 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: granting #951 Motion for Richard W. Head to Withdraw as Attorney for Barnstable County, City of Westfield, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, State of, City of Fairbanks, Alaska (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (107) in case 2:18-cv-03435-RMG; (200) in case 2:18-cv-03433-RMG; (42) in case 2:19-cv-01414-RMG; (52) in case 2:19-cv-02285-RMG). Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/9/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03433-RMG, 2:18-cv-03435-RMG, 2:19-cv-01414-RMG, 2:19-cv-02285-RMG(sshe, )
November 6, 2020 Filing 951 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by Barnstable County, City of Westfield, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, State of, City of Fairbanks, Alaska. Response to Motion due by 11/20/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03433-RMG, 2:18-cv-03435-RMG, 2:19-cv-01414-RMG, 2:19-cv-02285-RMG(Head, Richard)
November 6, 2020 Filing 950 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by CORAOPOLIS WATER AND SEWER AUTHORITY Defendants Angus International Safety Group, Johnson Controls International, and Johnson Controls Fire Protection ONLY Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02384-RMG(Sanchez, M)
November 6, 2020 Filing 949 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by City of San Jose California Johnson Controls International, Central Sprinkler, Fire Products GP Holdings, Angus International Safety Group ONLY Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02812-RMG(Sanchez, M)
November 3, 2020 Filing 947 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: granting #665 Motion for Adina D. Bingham to Withdraw as Attorney for Archroma US, Inc (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (54) in case 2:19-cv-01275-RMG; granting (54) in case 2:19-cv-01382-RMG; (30) in case 2:19-cv-03047-RMG; (14) in case 2:19-cv-03441-RMG) Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/3/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01275-RMG, 2:19-cv-01382-RMG, 2:19-cv-03047-RMG, 2:19-cv-03441-RMG(sshe, )
November 3, 2020 Filing 945 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos.: granting #664 Motion for Duke K. McCall, III to Withdraw as Attorney for Archroma US Inc (in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG; (53) in case 2:19-cv-01275-RMG; (53) in case 2:19-cv-01382-RMG; (29) in case 2:19-cv-03047-RMG; (11) in case 2:20-cv-00247-RMG; (8) in case 2:20-cv-00887-RMG). Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/3/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(sshe, )
November 2, 2020 Filing 943 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Erik Hoyer, Joe Teixeira, Carrie Kimple, Kevin Kimple, Richard Waldrop, Ray Hubbard, Jamey Shipler, Billy Ray, Bobby Armstrong, Melissa Sinex, Timothy Sinex, Darrell Butler, Rick Hanson, Manuel Navarro, Thomas Foster, James Forton, Brian Backhaus, Matthew Domonkos, Eric O'Neal, Scott Ran, Lawrence Pander against Angus International Safety Group, Central Sprinkler, L.L.C., Fire Products GP Holding, L.L.C., and Johnson Controls International, P.L.C Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Cunningham, Merritt)
November 2, 2020 Filing 942 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER #37, Received from the Multi-District Litigation Panel. (sshe, )
November 2, 2020 Filing 941 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBER 932,933,934,935 in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG (104 in case 2:18-cv-03435-RMG; 197 in case 2:18-cv-03433-RMG; 39 in case 2:19-cv-01414-RMG; 49 in case 2:19-cv-02285-RMG) Reason: Misfiled by attorney filing user Filing date of original filing: 10/30/2020 Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03433-RMG, 2:18-cv-03435-RMG, 2:19-cv-01414-RMG, 2:19-cv-02285-RMG(sshe, )
November 2, 2020 Filing 940 TEXT ORDER This Order Relates to Case Nos: Dkt. Nos. (932), (933), (934), (935) in case 2:18-mn-02873-RMG ((104) in case 2:18-cv-03435-RMG; (197) in case 2:18-cv-03433-RMG; (39) in case 2:19-cv-01414-RMG; (49) in case 2:19-cv-02285-RMG) have been deleted per attorney user filing error, motions to appear PHV are moot. Entered at the Direction of Honorable Richard M Gergel on 11/2/2020.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03433-RMG, 2:18-cv-03435-RMG, 2:19-cv-01414-RMG, 2:19-cv-02285-RMG(sshe, )
November 2, 2020 Filing 936 NOTICE of Cancellation of Hearing: the Telephone Conference re Discovery Dispute set for 11/2/2020 at 11:00 AM is Cancelled per parties have resolved the issue. (sshe, )
October 30, 2020 Filing 931 NOTICE of Hearing re Discovery Dispute set for 11/2/2020 at 11:00 AM before Honorable Richard M Gergel. Counsel will receive call-in instructions prior to hearing.(ltap, )
October 30, 2020 Filing 930 STATUS REPORT General Denial and Affirmative Defenses by Perimeter Solutions LP. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-02810-RMG, 2:20-cv-03307-RMG(Thurlow, Matthew)
October 30, 2020 Filing 929 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Jose Acevedo, Gregory Bell, Denise Durbin of Enterra Corporation Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:18-cv-03367-RMG(Hannon, Kevin)
October 30, 2020 Filing 928 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Pikes Peak Community Foundation, Security Water District of Enterra Corporation Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-02187-RMG(Hannon, Kevin)
October 29, 2020 Filing 927 MOTION to Dismiss For Failure to Serve Executed and Completed Plaintiff Fact Sheet by Defendants. Response to Motion due by 11/12/2020. Add an additional 3 days only if served by mail or otherwise allowed under Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 45. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - List of Plaintiffs to be dismissed, #2 Exhibit B - Notices of Non-Compliance)No proposed order.Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG et al.(Dukes, David)
October 26, 2020 Filing 926 STATUS REPORT Preliminary Statement of Affirmative Defenses by Honeywell International Inc. Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:20-cv-03394-RMG, 2:20-cv-03552-RMG(Shealy, Kirby)
October 26, 2020 Filing 924 DELETION OF DOCKET ENTRY NUMBERS 918, 919, 920 Reason: Filed incorrectly, not spread originally to applicable member case(s) per Judge's filing instructions, attorney filing user refiled correctly. Corrected Filing Document Numbers #921 , #922 , #923 (sshe, )
October 26, 2020 Filing 923 NOTICE of Voluntary Dismissal by Town of Vienna Maryland (Attachments: #1 Certificate of Service)Associated Cases: 2:18-mn-02873-RMG, 2:19-cv-01179-RMG(McCarley, Matthew) Modified on 10/26/2020 to correct document number 27 to original document number 26 in 2:19-cv-01179-RMG; per attorney filing user refiled corrected document for 921 as 923 in 2:18-mn-02873-RMG (clerk deleted original 921, per filing user request, which was subsequently refiled as to a different member case) (sshe, ). Modified on 10/26/2020 to edit docket text for clarification(sshe, ).