Friday, May 26, 2017


Selected New Judicial Opinions

Judge Filed Case
Judge Avern Cohn 5/23/2017 [13-13308] WILLIAM JENNINGS v. PATRICK FULLER et al.

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER DENYING DEFENDANTS' POST-TRIAL MOTIONS FOR NEW TRIAL AND JUDGMENT AS A MATTER OF LAW AND GRANTING DEFENDANTS' MOTIONS FOR A REMITTITUR OF COMPENSATORY AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES

Judge David M. Lawson 5/19/2017 [16-11546] SHAUNA M. MOTE, et al. v. CITY OF CHELSEA, et al.

CORRECTED OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTIONS FOR JUDGMENT ON THE PLEADINGS, AND GRANTING PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO AMEND THE COMPLAINT AND JOINT MOTION TO APPROVE THE CONSENT DECREE

Judge Matthew F. Leitman 5/2/2017 [16-13574] PHILIP WILLNER v. SYNTEL, INC.

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS (ECF #8)

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 5/2/2017 [13-13886] IRENE HOUSTON v. ANTHONY STEWART

OPINION AND ORDER CONDITIONALLY GRANTING THE PETITION FOR A WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS

Judge Avern Cohn 4/20/2017 [16-14458] ALI ALTAYE, As Duly Appointed Personal Representative of the Estate of Sanan Altaye, Deceased v. S A & R TRUCKING COMPANY INC et al

ORDER OF REMAND

Judge David M. Lawson 4/19/2017 [16-md-02744] IN RE: FCA US LLC MONOSTABLE ELECTRONIC GEARSHIFT LITIGATION

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO DISMISS FOR LACK OF PERSONAL JURISDICTION

Judge David M. Lawson 4/11/2017 [16-14048] IN RE: PATRICK GEORGE, Debtor / SELWAN KESTO, Appellant v. PATRICK GEORGE, Appellee

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO DISMISS APPEAL

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 4/7/2017 [16-20222-9] USA v Anthony Williams Miller

Order Granting Motion to Suppress Evidence

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 4/6/2017 [12-12387] Leinahtan Jelks v Ivan Belew, et al.

Opinion and Order Denying In Part and Granting In Part Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment

Judge Matthew F. Leitman 4/6/2017 [15-cv-13349] SABRINA BROWN v. EXCELDA MANUFACTURING COMPANY, INC.

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT (ECF #25)

Judge Matthew F. Leitman 4/4/2017 [16-cv-12647] ODIS JONES et al. v. SCRIPPS MEDIA, INC.

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANT'S RENEWED MOTION TO DISMISS (ECF #24)

Judge Avern Cohn 3/28/2017 [16-12883] FCA US LLC v. CUMMINS, INC.

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER REGARDING ELECTRONIC DISCOVERY DISPUTE

Judge David M. Lawson 3/27/2017 [14-14376] TIM TREVINO v. JANE KELLY, et al

OPINION AND ORDER REJECTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION, GRANTING MOTION TO DISMISS BY DEFENDANT CASTLEBERRY, DENYING MOTION TO DISMISS BY DEFENDANT PIFER, GRANTING DEFENDANT RINEY’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, DISMISSING CERTAIN CLAIMS AND PARTIES, AND CONTINUING ORDER OF REFERENCE

Judge David M. Lawson 3/22/2017 [16-11605] THOMAS MITCHELL, et. al v. COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH OF CENTRAL MICHIGAN, et al

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTIONS FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION AND MOTIONS TO DISMISS

Judge David M. Lawson 3/13/2017 [15-12637] EDWARD BURLEY v. PATRICK MILLER, et al

OPINION AND ORDER REJECTING IN PART REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION, SUSTAINING IN PART PLAINTIFF’S OBJECTIONS, GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, DISMISSING CERTAIN CLAIMS AND PARTIES, AND CONTINUING ORDER OF REFERENCE

Judge Mark A. Goldsmith 3/9/2017 [16-cv-14050] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. QUICKEN LOANS INC.

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANT QUICKEN LOANS INC.'S MOTION TO DISMISS (Dkt. 15)

Judge Matthew F. Leitman 2/13/2017 [14-13798] JENNY WONG and MICHAEL CHUNG v. DETROIT ENTERTAINMENT, LLC et al.

ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANTS' MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT (ECF ## 73, 76, 77)

Judge David M. Lawson 1/23/2017 [16-10277] CONCERNED PASTORS FOR SOCIAL ACTION, et al. v. NICK A. KHOURI, et al.

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTION BY ATTORNEY GENERAL BILL SCHUETTE TO FILE AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF

Judge Matthew F. Leitman 1/19/2017 [16-13655] ARABIAN MOTORS GROUP W.L.L. v. FORD MOTOR COMPANY

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION TO STAY ARBITRATION (ECF #5)

Judge Avern Cohn 1/19/2017 [16-14255] ROMMEL REED v. RENE GONZALEZ, et al.

ORDER OF DISMISSAL