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District Court for the District of Tennessee Court Cases
Cauley v. SE Massengill Co. (1940)This is a suit alleging the wrongful death of plaintiff's intestate, Emanuel Cauley, and the pleadings allege that he died in the State of Florida, where the wrongful act complained of occurred on October 16, 1937. The complaint alleges that under the laws of the State of Florida such an action is barred by no statute of limitations until two years after death, and it is alleged that the Florida statute of limitations, Comp.Gen.Laws Fla. 1929, § 4663, subd. 6, is the applicable statute. The [...]
Court: District Court for the District of Tennessee Docket: 40
In Re Alday Motor Co. (1930)This matter is before me on the referee's certificate to review orders disallowing the claims of the Hamilton National Bank in the sum of $6,150, and of the Chattanooga Finance Company in the sum of $16,352 as secured. The claims were allowed as unsecured. There are also involved incidental items in connection with each. A stipulation was entered into under the terms of which the automobiles involved were sold and the proceeds are in the custody of the bankruptcy court, subject to the claims of [...]
Court: District Court for the District of Tennessee Docket: 5452
Disney v. Celotex Corp. (1984)
This is a wrongful death/products liability action based on alleged exposure to asbestos. Jurisdiction is predicated on diversity of citizenship, 28 U.S.C. § 1332(a)(1) and (c), and is not in dispute.
Court: District Court for the District of Tennessee Docket: CIV-3-84-313