IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS
June 4, 2009
PAM CONNER AND FRANK MUEGGE, PLAINTIFFS,
FORD MOTOR COMPANY, JOHNSON CONTROLS, INC., AND VISTEON CORPORATION, DEFENDANTS.
FORD MOTOR COMPANY, DEFENDANT/THIRD-PARTY PLAINTIFF,
TIMOTHY J. SWINDELL, THIRD-PARTY DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Herndon, Chief Judge
On May 28, 2009, defendants Visteon Corporation ("Visteon") and Johnson Controls, Inc. ("JCI"), filed a Suggestion of Bankruptcy (Doc. 171), notifying the Court that on May 28, 2009, defendant Visteon filed a voluntary petition seeking bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 of the United States Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, assigned as Case No. 09- 11786.*fn1
Accordingly, pursuant to the automatic stay provision of 11 U.S.C. § 362 of the Bankruptcy Code, this action is hereby STAYED until such time that the Court grants a motion for relief from the stay. The Parties are hereby DIRECTED to inform the Court once Visteon's bankruptcy proceedings are completed.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
David R. Herndon Chief Judge United States District Court