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Ford Motor Patent Grants

Method and apparatus for assembling a driveshaft flange to a transmission flange

Patent Number 9657782 - May 23, 2017

A drivetrain assembly includes a transmission and a driveshaft that are joined together by a transmission flange and a driveshaft flange that…

High-contrast engine connecting rod

Patent Number 9638242 - May 2, 2017

After a connecting rod for an engine is formed, it is broken or fractured at a fracture point to allow the connecting rod to assemble around a…

Vehicle wheel

Patent Number D784895 - April 25, 2017

Grille carrier

Patent Number 9630655 - April 25, 2017

A grille carrier for at least partially supporting a vehicle grille during installation is provided. The grille carrier includes a base, first…

Convective flow field for fuel cell stack

Patent Number 9634345 - April 25, 2017

The reactant distribution in a gas diffusion layer adjacent the landings of a solid polymer electrolyte fuel cell can be improved by using a…

Ford Motor Patent Applications

FUEL CELL STACKS WITH INCREASED NATURAL FREQUENCY

Application Number 20160240881 - August 18, 2016

In certain configurations and applications, fuel cell stacks can be subject to damage arising from resonance. For instance, the natural…

CATALYST LAYER WITH THROUGH-HOLES FOR FUEL CELLS

Application Number 20160133944 - May 12, 2016

The performance of solid polymer electrolyte fuel cell stacks can be improved by incorporating an appropriate set of through-holes in the…

COMPOSITE PROTON CONDUCTING ELECTROLYTE WITH IMPROVED ADDITIVES FOR FUEL CELLS

Application Number 20160006068 - January 7, 2016

Additives can be used to prepare polymer electrolyte for membrane electrode assemblies in polymer electrolyte fuel cells in order to improve…

COMPACT FLUID DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATION

Application Number 20150321210 - November 12, 2015

In at least one embodiment, a paint applicator robot is provided. The robot may include a robotic arm including a hollow joint and a paint…

SYSTEM AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING A METALLIC ARTICLE

Application Number 20150246383 - September 3, 2015

According to one or more embodiments, a hot-stamping device includes first and second die portions including an alloy of metal M, the alloy of…

Ford Motor Federal Litigation Filings

Williams v. Ford Motor Company, et al

Florida Southern District Court - May 24, 2017

Bagdasarian v. Ford Motor Credit Co. et al

Nevada District Court - May 24, 2017

Duane Martell Fitzgerald v. Ford Motor Company, Inc.

California Central District Court - May 18, 2017

Richardson et al v. Cudd Pressure Control, Inc. et al

Oklahoma Northern District Court - May 17, 2017

Bagdasarian v. Ford Motor Credit Co. et al

Nevada District Court - May 15, 2017

Ford Motor Federal District Court Decisions

Matoza v. Thor Motor Coach, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - May 25, 2017

ORDER APPROVING PARTIES' STIPULATION TO RESCHEDULE CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE. The Case Management Conference is continued from August…

Matoza v. Thor Motor Coach, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - May 19, 2017

ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION FOR PERMISSION TO ELECTRONICALLY FILE DOCUMENTS. Signed by Judge Maxine M. Chesney on 05/19/17.…

BMW of North America LLC v. M/V Courage, in rem et al

New York Southern District Court - May 19, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER: For the reasons stated above, GovLog's motions to dismiss on the grounds of a lack of personal jurisdiction, improper…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

New York Western District Court - May 18, 2017

DECISION AND ORDER: For the reasons stated in the attached Decision and Order, the Court adopts the portions of the Report and Recommendation …

Duane Martell Fitzgerald v. Ford Motor Company, Inc.

California Central District Court - May 18, 2017

(IN CHAMBERS) ORDER REMANDING ACTION TO STATE COURT by Judge R. Gary Klausner: [T]he action is hereby remanded to state court for all further…

Ford Motor State Court Decisions

ALINE MILLER V. FORD MOTOR CO.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - May 26, 2017

Certification to Oregon Supreme Court. The panel certified the following question of state law to the Oregon Supreme Court: Oregon’s…

Arabian Motors Group W.L.L. v. Ford Motor Company

Michigan Michigan Eastern District Court - May 22, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER Denying Plaintiff's 26 Motion for a Certificate of Appealability. Signed by District Judge Matthew F. Leitman. (HMon)

Schoepf et al v. Ford Motor Company

Utah Utah District Court - May 22, 2017

MEMORANDUM DECISION and ORDER finding as moot 80 Motion to Exclude Opinions of Jeff Morrill; finding as moot 81 Motion to Exclude Opinions of…

Jennifer Strang v. Ford Motor Co.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit - May 19, 2017

Patton v. Ford Motor Company

New York New York Western District Court - May 18, 2017

DECISION AND ORDER: For the reasons stated in the attached Decision and Order, the Court adopts the portions of the Report and Recommendation…

Ford Motor Federal Appellate Court Decisions

ALINE MILLER V. FORD MOTOR CO.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - May 26, 2017

Certification to Oregon Supreme Court. The panel certified the following question of state law to the Oregon Supreme Court: Oregon’s…

Jennifer Strang v. Ford Motor Co.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit - May 19, 2017

PAICE LLC v. FORD MOTOR COMPANY

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - April 21, 2017

PAICE LLC v. FORD MOTOR COMPANY

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - April 21, 2017

Michelle Haywood v. Ford Motor Credit Company

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit - April 13, 2017