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Method for enhanced cold steam turbine start in a supplementary fired multi gas turbine combined cycle plant

Patent Number 9732635 - August 15, 2017

A method for enhanced cold (or warm) steam turbine start in a supplementary fired multi-gas turbine combined cycle plant is disclosed. Boiler…

Tuned cavity rotating detonation combustion system

Patent Number 9732670 - August 15, 2017

A tuned cavity rotating detonation combustion system includes a an annular chamber having an inlet and an outlet; a valve plate at the inlet…

Method and system for gas turbine power augmentation using steam injection

Patent Number 9732672 - August 15, 2017

A method of augmenting power output by a gas turbine engine includes channeling fuel into the gas turbine engine at a predetermined fuel flow…

Sealed sodium-based thermal batteries and methods of sealing same

Patent Number 9735401 - August 15, 2017

The present application provides configurations, components, assemblies and methods for sealing cells of sodium-based thermal batteries, such…

Apparatus and method for axially spacing conductive rings of a slip ring assembly

Patent Number 9735530 - August 15, 2017

An apparatus for determining axial spacing between conductive rings of a slip ring assembly includes a signal generator that generates an…

General Electric Patent Applications

WIRELESS PATIENT MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHOD

Application Number 20170231494 - August 17, 2017

A method of monitoring a patient includes operating each of one or more wireless sensing devices to measure a physiological parameter from a…

WIRELESS PATIENT MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHOD

Application Number 20170231495 - August 17, 2017

A patient monitoring system includes at least two wireless sensing devices, each configured to measure a different physiological parameter…

METHOD AND SYSTEM OF MONITORING CARDIAC FUNCTION BASED ON PATIENT POSITION

Application Number 20170231516 - August 17, 2017

A method of monitoring the cardiac function of a patient includes receiving a position input from a position sensor attached to the patient…

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR EXHAUST TREATMENT

Application Number 20170234184 - August 17, 2017

According to various embodiments, an exhaust treatment system includes a catalyst that is in direct contact with an exhaust stream, at least…

START/STOP SYSTEM FOR VEHICLES AND METHOD OF MAKING SAME

Application Number 20170234285 - August 17, 2017

According to some embodiments, a start-stop system for a vehicle is disclosed. The start-stop system includes a first energy storage device…

General Electric Federal District Court Decisions

Laterra v. GE Betz, Inc. et al

Connecticut District Court - August 14, 2017

ORDER denying 15 Motion to Dismiss. Signed by Judge Victor A. Bolden on 8/14/2017.(Ghosh, S.)

Lineberger et al v. CBS Corporation et al

North Carolina Western District Court - August 8, 2017

ORDER that the Plaintiff shall show good cause within fourteen (14) days of service of this Order for the failure to effect service on the…

Mullinax v. Advance Auto Parts, Inc. et al

North Carolina Western District Court - August 8, 2017

ORDER that within fourteen (14) days of the entry of this Order, the Plaintiff shall file an appropriate motion or otherwise take further…

General Electric Capital Corporation v. Rhino Business Systems, Inc.

California Eastern District Court - August 4, 2017

DEFAULT JUDGMENT against Rhino Business Systems, Inc. pursuant to 35 Order Adopting Findings and Recommendations signed by District Judge…

Jack et al v. Asbestos Corporation Ltd et al

Washington Western District Court - August 4, 2017

ORDER granting Plaintiffs' 185 Motion for Leave to Amend Complaint. Signed by Judge James L. Robart. (PM)

General Electric State Court Decisions

O.F.I., Imports, Inc. v. General Electric Capital Corporation, et al.

New York New York Southern District Court - July 20, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER re: 63 MOTION to Amend/Correct . filed by O.F.I. Imports Inc. For the foregoing reasons, Plaintiff's motion for leave…

BRG HARRISON LOFTS URBAN RENEWAL LLC v. GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY et al

New Jersey New Jersey District Court - July 14, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER granting 52 Motion to Consolidate Cases; 16-CV-06577-SRC-CLW and 17-CV-01584-JMV-JBC are hereby consolidated into…

Portland General Electric Co. v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Co.

United States US Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - July 10, 2017

Arbitration. The panel vacated the district court’s judgment entering a preliminary injunction prohibiting sureties from pursuing claims…

General Electric Capital Corporation et al v. Nebraska Investment Finance Authority

New York New York Southern District Court - July 6, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER re: 95 MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment filed by Nebraska Investment Finance Authority. NIFA now moves for partial…

General Electric Federal Appellate Court Decisions

Portland General Electric Co. v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Co.

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - July 10, 2017

Arbitration. The panel vacated the district court’s judgment entering a preliminary injunction prohibiting sureties from pursuing claims…

MICHAEL SCANTLIN V. GENERAL ELECTRIC CO.

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - May 8, 2017

Portland General Electric Comp v. FERC

US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit - April 25, 2017

GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY v. VIBRANT MEDIA, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - December 17, 2015

Marye Wahl v. General Electric Co.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit - May 22, 2015