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Method of communicating vehicle messages using short message system messages

Patent Number 9659499 - May 23, 2017

A system and method for communicating reportable vehicle events via SMS messages. The method carried out by the system includes storing a…

Method of detecting a vehicle tire theft

Patent Number 9649895 - May 16, 2017

A system and method for detecting a missing vehicle tire and notifying a user of the vehicle about a potential vehicle tire theft. The method…

Parking garage environment detection and EHPE determination for vehicular navigation

Patent Number 9644970 - May 9, 2017

Implementations of the present invention contemplate obtaining a more accurate estimated horizontal position error (EHPE) under conditions in…

Fast estimation of UTC time in a mobile device using GNSS

Patent Number 9645247 - May 9, 2017

A method is described for estimating the coordinated universal time (UTC). The method involves receiving, by a satellite navigation receiver,…

Automated, targeted diagnostic probe using a vehicle telematics unit

Patent Number 9645971 - May 9, 2017

A system and method for providing diagnostic assistance to a driver of a vehicle when calling a call center following a diagnostic warning…

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 District Court Decisions

Pertile et al v. General Motors, LLC et al

Colorado District Court - June 13, 2017

ORDER denying 154 General Motors LLC'S Motion for Partial Summary Judgment. ORDERED by Judge William J. Martinez on 06/13/2017. …

King v. General Motors, LLC

Florida Middle District Court - May 18, 2017

ORDERED: Defendant General Motors, LLC shall have until June 2, 2017, to provide the Court with sufficient information so that it can…

Mazzocchi v. General Motors LLC et al

New York Southern District Court - May 4, 2017

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER: New GM's Motion in Limine 32, which seeks an across-the-board ruling categorically excluding certain…

Craine v. General Motors LLC

Arkansas Eastern District Court - April 28, 2017

JUDGMENT: The complaint is dismissed with prejudice. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 4/28/2017. (jak)

Bryde et al v. General Motors, LLC

California Northern District Court - April 27, 2017

ORDERTO CONTINUE ADR COMPLETION DATE AND MODIFY SCHEDULE granting 43 STIPULATION. Case Management Statement due by 11/7/2017. Further Case…

General Motors State Court Decisions

Ward v. General Motors L.L.C.

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

OPINION AND ORDER re: (3868 in 1:14-md-02543-JMF) MOTION for Summary Judgment, filed by General Motors LLC, (206 in 1:14-cv-08317-JMF, 3882 in…

Pertile et al v. General Motors, LLC et al

Colorado Colorado District Court - June 13, 2017

ORDER denying 154 General Motors LLC'S Motion for Partial Summary Judgment. ORDERED by Judge William J. Martinez on 06/13/2017. (angar, )

Ward v. General Motors L.L.C.

New York New York Southern District Court - June 9, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding the Parties' Motions in Limine and the Admissibility of Plaintiffs Other Similar Incident Evidence] re:…

General Motors Corporation v. Joseph Agostino

West Virginia Supreme Court - June 8, 2017

Donze v. General Motors

South Carolina Supreme Court - May 17, 2017

The United States District Court for the District of South Carolina certified two questions to this Court regarding the availability of…

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