State of Vermont v. 3M Company et al
Plaintiff: State of Vermont
Defendant: Corteva, Inc., Dupont De Nemours, Inc., Buckeye Fire Equipment Company, Chemours Company, The, E.I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company, National Foam Inc, Kidde-Fenwal Inc, Chemguard Inc, Chemours Company FC LLC, The, 3M Company and Tyco Fire Products LP
Case Number: 2:2019cv02281
Filed: August 14, 2019
Court: US District Court for the District of South Carolina
Presiding Judge: Richard M Gergel
Nature of Suit: Tort Product Liability
Cause of Action: 28:1446
Jury Demanded By: Defendant
Docket Report

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Date Filed Document Text
August 14, 2019 Filing 37 MDL MEMBER CASE OPENED: Vermont, 2:19-cv-00134, State of Vermont v. 3M Company et al, as DSC case 2:19-cv-2281-RMG. NOTICE TO ALL COUNSEL: MDL No. 2:18-mn-2873-RMG (LEAD case) has been opened as the master docket assigned to Judge Richard M. Gergel, District of South Carolina. This civil action is now associated as a member case. Counsel will be notified by Liaison Counsel re Case Management Orders and other documents posted in the lead case. CMO Nos. 1 - 5 (including 2.A, 3.A, 3.B) govern all cases in the MDL proceedings and can be viewed on the Court's MDL website. NOTICE of Hearing: Next Status Conference set for 9/6/2019 9:00 AM in Charleston Courtroom #1, J. Waties Waring Judicial Center, 83 Meeting St, Charleston before Honorable Richard M Gergel. See the District Court's website containing information on the MDL at # MDL-2873 (sshe, )
August 14, 2019 Filing 36 Case transferred in from District of Vermont; Case Number 2:19-cv-00134. Original file certified copy of transfer order and docket sheet received.
August 14, 2019 Filing 35 CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER (CTO-17) In Re: Aqueous Film-Forming Foams Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2873). Case transferred to District of South Carolina. (Attachments: #1 Schedule CTO-17 - Tag-Along Actions)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 9, 2019 Filing 34 NOTICE OF DOCKET ENTRY CORRECTION re: #24 Summons Returned Executed as to The Chemours Company. The incorrect document was attached and has been replaced. The correct document is now attached to #24 and this entry. (law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 9, 2019 Filing 33 WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed: Buckeye Fire Equipment Company waiver sent on 7/30/2019, answer due 9/30/2019.(Murphy, Laura) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 9, 2019 Filing 32 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. The Chemours Company FC, LLC served on 7/30/2019, answer due 8/20/2019.(Murphy, Laura) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 9, 2019 Filing 25 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. Corteva, Inc. served on 7/30/2019. (Murphy, Laura) Answer deadline removed on 8/9/2019 pursuant to #17 Stipulation and Order (law). [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 9, 2019 Filing 24 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. The Chemours Company served on 7/30/2019.(Murphy, Laura) Answer deadline removed on 8/9/2019 pursuant to #17 Stipulation and Order (law). (Main Document 24 replaced on 8/9/2019) (law). [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 9, 2019 Filing 23 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. E.I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company served on 7/30/2019.(Murphy, Laura) Answer deadline removed on 8/9/2019 pursuant to #17 Stipulation and Order (law). [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 8, 2019 Filing 31 LETTER by State of Vermont re: irregularities in #26 - #30 Summons Return Executed and all four defendants are being re-served. (originally filed 8/5/2019 in state court) (law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 8, 2019 Filing 30 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. Chemguard, Inc. served on 7/17/2019. (originally filed 8/5/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 8, 2019 Filing 29 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. E.I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company served on 7/15/2019. (originally filed 8/5/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 8, 2019 Filing 28 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. The Chemours Company served on 7/15/2019. (originally filed 8/5/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 8, 2019 Filing 27 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. Corteva, Inc. served on 7/15/2019. (originally filed 8/5/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 8, 2019 Filing 26 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. The Chemours Company FC, LLC served on 7/15/2019. (originally filed 8/5/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 8, 2019 Filing 22 RECEIVED UPDATED FILE and certified copy of docket sheet from State Court. (Attachments removed on 8/9/2019 (law). [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 7, 2019 Filing 21 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Robert F. McDougall, Esq on behalf of State of Vermont.(McDougall, Robert) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 7, 2019 Filing 20 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Laura B. Murphy, Esq on behalf of State of Vermont.(Murphy, Laura) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 19 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Benjamin A. Krass on behalf of State of Vermont.(Krass, Benjamin) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 18 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Matthew F. Pawa on behalf of State of Vermont.(Pawa, Matthew) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Opinion or Order Filing 17 STIPULATION AND ORDER Extending time to Answer. Should the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation ("JPML") decline to transfer this action to the pending AFFF Multidistrict Litigation ("MDL") in the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, Defendants shall have through and including the 28th day after such disposition to answer, move, or otherwise respond to the Complaint. Should the JPML transfer the action to the MDL, Defendants shall follow the MDL's established procedures for responsive pleadings. Signed by Judge Christina Reiss on 8/6/2019.(jbr) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 16 NOTICE by 3M Company re #1 Notice of Removal. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1, #2 Exhibit A, #3 Exhibit B, #4 Exhibit C, #5 Exhibit D) (originally filed 8/1/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 15 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Laura B. Murphy, Esq on behalf of State of Vermont. (Attachments: #1 Certificate of Service) (originally filed 8/1/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 14 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Robert F. McDougall, Esq on behalf of State of Vermont. (originally filed 8/1/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 13 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. Kidde-Fenwal, Inc. served on 7/10/2019, answer due 7/31/2019. (originally filed 7/25/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 12 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. National Foam, Inc. served on 7/10/2019, answer due 7/31/2019. (originally filed 7/25/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 11 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. Tyco Fire Products L.P. served on 7/10/2019, answer due 7/31/2019. (originally filed 7/25/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 10 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. Dupont De Nemours, Inc. served on 7/10/2019, answer due 7/31/2019. (originally filed 7/25/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 9 SUMMONS RETURNED Executed. 3M Company served on 7/10/2019, answer due 7/31/2019. (originally filed 7/25/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 8 SUMMONS RETURNED Unexecuted by State of Vermont as to Buckeye Fire Equipment Company. (originally filed 7/22/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 7 NOTICE of Assigned Docket Number. (originally filed 7/1/2019 in state court)(law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 6 COMPLAINT against 3M Company, Buckeye Fire Equipment Company, Chemguard, Inc., The Chemours Company, The Chemours Company FC, LLC, Corteva, Inc., Dupont De Nemours, Inc., E.I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company, Kidde-Fenwal, Inc., National Foam, Inc., Tyco Fire Products L.P. filed by State of Vermont. (originally filed 6/26/2019 in state court) (law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 6, 2019 Filing 5 RECEIVED FILE and certified copy of docket sheet from State Court. (law) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 5, 2019 Filing 4 STIPULATION Extending Time to Answer by 3M Company (Berger, Ritchie) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
August 1, 2019 Filing 3 LETTER requesting certified docket sheet and original file from state court. (pac) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
July 31, 2019 Filing 2 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT pursuant to Local Rule 7.1(a) by 3M Company. (pac) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]
July 31, 2019 Filing 1 NOTICE OF REMOVAL by 3M Company, Chemguard, Inc., Tyco Fire Products L.P. from VT Superior Court, Chittenden Unit, Civil Division, case number 546-6-19 Cncv. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A, #2 Exhibit B, #3 Exhibit C, #4 Exhibit D, #5 Civil Cover Sheet) (pac) [Transferred from Vermont on 8/14/2019.]

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