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General Motors Patent Grants

Dynamic DHCP for Wi-Fi connectivity in a vehicle

Patent Number 9584470 - February 28, 2017

A system and a method using the system for wireless communication using a vehicle telematics unit, including the steps of: prior to a vehicle…

Providing cellular data to a vehicle over different data channels

Patent Number 9576474 - February 21, 2017

A method and a system for providing vehicle services to at least one communication device located at a vehicle via a vehicle telematics unit.…

Cellular handoff by wireless devices

Patent Number 9578580 - February 21, 2017

A system and method of controlling a wireless device communicating with a cellular communications system includes: establishing a cellular…

Sender-responsive text-to-speech processing

Patent Number 9570066 - February 14, 2017

A method of speech synthesis including receiving a text input sent by a sender, processing the text input responsive to at least one…

Resolving IP addresses in a wireless environment

Patent Number 9572022 - February 14, 2017

A method of anonymously resolving Internet Protocol (IP) addresses using a distributed network includes defining a virtual geographic area…

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

Lee v. Forest River, Inc. et al

Louisiana Eastern District Court - March 14, 2017

Nelson v. General Motors LLC et al

Mississippi Northern District Court - March 13, 2017

SERRANO v. GENERAL MOTORS LLC

New Jersey District Court - March 13, 2017

Caldera et al v. General Motors LLC

Texas Southern District Court - March 13, 2017

Roberts v. General Motors Financial Company, Inc. f/k/a AmeriCredit

Florida Southern District Court - March 9, 2017

General Motors Federal District Court Decisions

Counts et al v. General Motors, LLC

Michigan Eastern District Court - February 14, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER Granting In Part Defendant's 12 Motion to Dismiss. Signed by District Judge Thomas L. Ludington. (Sian, M)

Banks v. General Motors, LLC et al

New York Western District Court - February 13, 2017

ORDER OF MAGISTRATE JUDGE HUGH B. SCOTTORDER re 48 MOTION for Extension of Time to Complete Discovery MOTION to Compel filed by…

Mendoza v. General Motors LLC et al

California Eastern District Court - February 9, 2017

ORDER VACATING SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE in Favor of Private Mediation, signed by Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston on 2/9/2017. Settlement…

Carro v. Barra et al

Michigan Eastern District Court - January 26, 2017

ORDER setting deadlines., (Amended Complaint to be filed by 3/6/2017, Response to the complaint due by 4/5/2017), ( Motion to Dismiss (if…

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…

General Motors State Court Decisions

General Motors v. Stephanie Kidrick

West Virginia Supreme Court - March 3, 2017

General Motors LLC et al v. Dorman Products, Incorporated et al

Michigan Michigan Eastern District Court - March 1, 2017

ORDER Denying Defendants' 20 Partial Motion to Dismiss Plaintiffs' Second Amended Complaint. Signed by District Judge Victoria A.…

Counts et al v. General Motors, LLC

Michigan Michigan Eastern District Court - February 14, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER Granting In Part Defendant's 12 Motion to Dismiss. Signed by District Judge Thomas L. Ludington. (Sian, M)

Wright v. General Motors Company et al

Ohio Ohio Northern District Court - January 31, 2017

Memorandum of Opinion and Order For the reasons set forth herein, this action is dismissed in accordance with 28 U.S.C. §1915(e)(2)(B).…

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…

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