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General Motors Patent Grants

Call center based zoned microphone control in a vehicle

Patent Number 9549061 - January 17, 2017

A method and system for providing call center emergency services to one or more occupants of a vehicle having a plurality of listening zones…

Remote communication device call origination using a data channel communication path

Patent Number 9538338 - January 3, 2017

A system and method for carrying out communications with a remote communication device (RCD) utilizes a data channel communication path to…

Virtual charge for electric vehicles

Patent Number 9527398 - December 27, 2016

The described method and system provides for dynamic adjustment of the lower charge threshold of an electrically-powered vehicle to allow a…

System and method for preparing vehicle for remote reflash event

Patent Number 9529584 - December 27, 2016

Implementations of the present disclosure contemplate utilizing the communicative connections between a telematics service provider (TSP) and…

Controlling VoLTE service at vehicle telematics units

Patent Number 9532305 - December 27, 2016

A system and method of controlling a VoLTE-capable vehicle telematics unit includes: detecting the location of the vehicle telematics unit;…

General Motors Patent Applications

PROVIDING VEHICLE OWNER'S MANUAL INFORMATION USING OBJECT RECOGNITION IN A MOBILE DEVICE

Application Number 20150347848 - December 3, 2015

There is provided a communication system that includes a vehicle and a mobile device, and a method uses that system to provide vehicle owner's…

AUTOMATICALLY CONTROLLING THE LOUDNESS OF VOICE PROMPTS

Application Number 20150341005 - November 26, 2015

A system and method of regulating automatic speech recognition (ASR) playback of audible prompts includes: generating an audible prompt via a…

DETECTING THE PRESENCE OF A HANDHELD COMMUNICATION DEVICE IN A VEHICLE

Application Number 20150341757 - November 26, 2015

A system and method for determining whether a handheld communication device (HCD) is located inside a vehicle includes: receiving at a central…

VEHICLE TELEMATICS UNIT POWER MANAGEMENT

Application Number 20150341862 - November 26, 2015

A system and method of power management of a telematics unit in a vehicle is provided. The method includes the steps of: determining that the…

STATUS-ASSISTED COMMUNICATIONS WITH A VEHICLE

Application Number 20150319511 - November 5, 2015

A method of sending data from a central facility to a vehicle includes transmitting a vehicle identifier to a status server from a central…

General Motors Federal Litigation Filings

Brown v. General Motors, LLC

Kansas District Court - January 18, 2017

Mays et al v. General Motors LLC et al

Alabama Northern District Court - January 13, 2017

Anger v. General Motors LLC

Michigan Eastern District Court - January 11, 2017

Ismail v. General Motors LLC

Louisiana Eastern District Court - January 5, 2017

Vega et al v. General Motors, LLC

New York Southern District Court - December 30, 2016

General Motors Federal District Court Decisions

Smith et al v. General Motors Company et al

Arkansas Eastern District Court - January 17, 2017

ORDER granting 15 Motion for More Definite Statement. The 19 Motion to strike is denied without prejudice. A second amended complaint…

Kinnard v. General Motors Corporation

Tennessee Middle District Court - January 12, 2017

ORDER: Pending before the Court is a Report and Recommendation (R & R) of the Magistrate Judge (Docket No. 8), recommending that this action…

Busse, Tamara v. General Motors, LLC

Wisconsin Western District Court - January 11, 2017

Protective Order. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 1/10/2017. (kwf)

Carro v. Barra et al

Michigan Eastern District Court - January 10, 2017

ORDER DENYING 16 MOTION for Discovery filed by Daniel J Carro and setting a ( Scheduling Conference for 2/7/2017 10:00 AM before…

Moss v. General Motors LLC

Arkansas Eastern District Court - December 21, 2016

ORDER denying without prejudice 22 Motion for Summary Judgment. Granting 19 Motion, granting in part and denying in part 34 Motion, and…

General Motors State Court Decisions

Marshall v. General Motors LLC

Kansas Kansas District Court - January 18, 2017

JOINT PROTECTIVE ORDER and ORDER granting 12 joint motion for protective order. The court finds good cause to enter the order submitted by the…

Mendoza v. General Motors LLC et al

California California Eastern District Court - January 17, 2017

ORDER GRANTING JOINT PROTECTIVE ORDER 18 as Modified by the Court, signed by Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston on 1/17/2017. (Hall, S)

Beck Chevrolet v. General Motors

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit - December 29, 2016

Thompson v. General Motors LLC et al

Mississippi Mississippi Northern District Court - December 28, 2016

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER granting 14 Motion to Remand to State Court. This case is remanded to Circuit Court of Leflore County,…

General Motors Federal Appellate Court Decisions

Beck Chevrolet v. General Motors

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit - December 29, 2016

Geri Siano Carriuolo, et al. v. General Motors Company

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit - May 17, 2016

Sandra Underwood, et al v. General Motors, L.L.C.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - April 5, 2016

CROWN CHEVROLET V. GENERAL MOTORS, LLC

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - March 1, 2016

Beck Chevrolet v. General Motors

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit - May 19, 2015