In re: Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep "Ecodiesel" MDL



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Upcoming Proceedings & Deadlines:
Date & Time Proceeding or Deadline Courtroom (if applicable)
December 19, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. Hearing on Defendants' Motions to Dismiss Courtroom 5, 17th Floor
 June 14, 2018, at 1:30 p.m.  Hearing on Plaintiffs' Motion for Class Certification  Courtroom 5, 17th Floor

Selected case documents of special interest:

Docket Number Filing Date
Transfer Order from Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (.pdf, 97 KB) 1 04/05/2017
Pretrial Order No. 1: Initial Conference (.pdf, 129 KB) 6 04/14/2017
Conditional Transfer Order CTO-1 (Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation) (.pdf, 258 KB) 7 04/17/2017
Conditional Transfer Order CTO-2 (Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation) (.pdf, 257 KB) 116 05/16/2017
Conditional Transfer Order CTO-3 (Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation) (.pdf, 257 KB) 129 05/19/2017
Conditional Transfer Order CTO-4 (Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation) (.pdf, 257 KB) 153 05/26/2017
Conditional Transfer Order CTO-5 (Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation) (.pdf, 278 KB) 154 06/07/2017
Pretrial Order No. 2: Hearing on Selection of Plaintiffs' Lead Counsel and Steering Committee(s) (.pdf, 146 KB) 155 06/08/2017
Pretrial Order No. 3: Order Appointing Plaintiffs' Lead Counsel, Plaintiffs' Steering Committee, and Government Coordinating Counsel (.pdf, 242 KB) 173 06/19/2017
Pretrial Order No. 4: Protocol for Common Benefit Work and Expenses (.pdf, 132 KB) 181 07/03/2017
Pretrial Order No. 5: Notice of Intent to Appoint Kenneth Feinberg as Settlement Master (.pdf, 527 KB) 182 07/05/2017
Pretrial Order No. 6: Order Appointing Kenneth Feinberg as Settlement Master (.pdf, 112 KB) 184 07/13/2017
Pretrial Order No. 7: Relating to Preservation of Documents & ESI (.pdf, 50 KB) 198 08/08/2017
Pretrial Order No. 8: Regarding Protected Counsel Communications (.pdf, 36 KB) 199 08/08/2017
Pretrial Order No. 9: Order re Case Management Conference of August 8, 2017 (.pdf, 125 KB) 202 08/09/2017
Transcript for CMC, 08/08/2017 (.pdf, 214 KB) 201 08/08/2017
Pretrial Order No. 10: Stipulated Protective Order (.pdf, 110 KB) 212 08/31/2017
Pretrial Order No. 11: Order Approving Fees of Settlement Master Kenneth Feinberg (.pdf, 33 KB) 213 09/07/2017
Conditional Transfer Order CTO-6 (Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation) (.pdf, 260 KB) 215 09/12/2017
Order Reinstating Stay CTO-6 (Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation) (.pdf, 55 KB) 216 09/12/2017
Pretrial Order No. 12: Stipulated Discovery Schedule (Modified) (.pdf, 63 KB) 222 09/28/2017
Transcript for CMC, 05/24/2017 (.pdf, 180 KB) 150 05/30/2017
Transcript for Hearing, 06/14/2017 (.pdf, 990 KB) 174 06/21/2017
Transcript for CMC, 09/27/2017 (.pdf, 291 KB) 223 09/29/2017
Amended Pretrial Order No. 12: Stipulated Discovery Schedule (.pdf, 82 KB) 227 10/02/2017
Transcript (Amended) for CMC, 09/27/2017 (.pdf, 291 KB) 228 10/02/2017
Pretrial Order No. 13: Stipulation Relating to Nonwaiver of Privileges & Production of Privilege Logs (.pdf, 68 KB) 246 11/03/2017
Pretrial Order No. 14: Stipulation & Order Relating to Deposition Protocol (.pdf, 116 KB) 247 11/03/2017
Pretrial Order No. 15: Stipulation & Order Relating to Testifying Expert Discovery Protocol (.pdf, 51 KB) 248 11/03/2017