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General Motors Patent Grants

Text-to-speech processing based on network quality

Patent Number 9704477 - July 11, 2017

A method is disclosed that provides text-to-speech (TTS) functionality to a telematics unit of a telematics-equipped vehicle. The method…

Remote telematics unit band control with dynamic memory

Patent Number 9705992 - July 11, 2017

A system and method of remotely changing use of a cellular protocol at a vehicle includes: storing, in a network access device (NAD) at the…

Secure SMS messaging

Patent Number 9706372 - July 11, 2017

A mobile vehicle communications system and a method of sending one or more secure short message service (SMS) messages using that system. The…

Method of detecting the opening of closed roads

Patent Number 9696169 - July 4, 2017

The described principles provide a method and system for identifying a potentially closed road based on reroute requests, and of accommodating…

Provisioning automotive SIM cards without removal from vehicle

Patent Number 9699587 - July 4, 2017

A system and method are provided for re-provisioning a telematics unit of a telematics-equipped vehicle for wireless services. The…

General Motors Patent Applications

POSITION ERROR ESTIMATE AND IMPLEMENTATION FOR AUTONOMOUS DRIVING

Application Number 20170174223 - June 22, 2017

Methods, systems, and vehicles are provided for controlling an automated system of a vehicle. In one example, the vehicle includes one or more…

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR LOCATING A VEHICLE

Application Number 20170176599 - June 22, 2017

Methods and systems are provided for locating a vehicle. A locating device receives position data and determines an approximate position of…

OPERATING MODES FOR AUTONOMOUS DRIVING

Application Number 20170176989 - June 22, 2017

Methods, systems, and vehicles are provided for controlling an automated system of a vehicle. In one example, the vehicle includes one or more…

SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO ENABLE OR DISABLE AUTONOMOUS DRIVING

Application Number 20170176991 - June 22, 2017

An autonomous driving system for a vehicle is provided. The system includes a location unit configured to determine a current location of the…

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…

General Motors Federal Litigation Filings

Carstens Chevrolet, Inc., et al v. General Motors, LLC

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - July 18, 2017

Beline Trans LLC v. Diverse Transportation LLC et al

Michigan Western District Court - July 18, 2017

Tolliver v. General Motors LLC

New York Southern District Court - July 17, 2017

Unknown Parties v. General Motors LLC

Arizona District Court - July 14, 2017

Boldthen et al v. General Motors LLC et al

New York Southern District Court - July 13, 2017

General Motors Federal District Court Decisions

Tolmasoff v. General Motors, LLC

Michigan Eastern District Court - July 19, 2017

PRELIMINARY APPROVAL ORDER of the proposed class action settlement. Signed by District Judge George Caram Steeh. (MBea)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Connecticut District Court - July 8, 2017

DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of Kyle Klawiter. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/8/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Connecticut District Court - July 6, 2017

AMENDED DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of Debra Grant. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/6/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Connecticut District Court - July 4, 2017

DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of James O'Connor. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/4/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

Pitterman et al v. General Motors LLC

Connecticut District Court - July 4, 2017

DEPOSITION DESIGNATION RULING RE: Deposition of William F. Sultze. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 7/4/2017. (Bernstein, A.)

General Motors State Court Decisions

Ward v. General Motors L.L.C.

New York New York Southern District Court - July 5, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding New GM's Thirty-Fifth and Thirty-Sixth Motions in Limine] re: (4127 in 1:14-md-02543-JMF, 336 in…

Mazzocchi v. General Motors LLC et al

New York New York Southern District Court - June 30, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding New GM's Partial Motion To Dismiss the Fourth Amended Consolidated Class Action Complaint] re: (3577 in…

Ward v. General Motors L.L.C.

New York New York Southern District Court - June 30, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER re: Categorical Deposition Designation Disputes and the Redaction or Admissibility of the Valukas Report and the Statement…

In re: General Motors LLC Ignition Switch Litigation

New York New York Southern District Court - June 30, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding New GM's Partial Motion To Dismiss the Fourth Amended Consolidated Class Action Complaint] re: (3577 in…

Central Buick, GMC, Inc. et al v. General Motors LLC

Florida Florida Middle District Court - June 28, 2017

ORDER denying 44 Motion for summary judgment; granting in part and denying in part 49 Motion for summary judgment. Signed by Judge James D.…

General Motors Federal Appellate Court Decisions

Lonny Acker v. General Motors, L.L.C.

US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - April 10, 2017

Joseph Verrett, Sr. v. General Motors Automotive

US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit - April 3, 2017

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