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Tesla Motors Patent Grants

Self-discharge for high voltage battery packs

Patent Number 9614383 - April 4, 2017

A system and method for providing energy management and maintenance of a high energy battery pack through use self-discharge features and…

Vehicle trunk lid

Patent Number D780653 - March 7, 2017

Cell module assemblies

Patent Number 9577227 - February 21, 2017

A method includes: assembling a thermal-exchange tube in a module housing for an energy storage pack; assembling cells in the module housing,…

Battery electronics system

Patent Number 9568534 - February 14, 2017

A system and method for low-cost, fault tolerant, EMI robust data communications, particularly for an EV environment.

Energy storage device

Patent Number D777663 - January 31, 2017

Tesla Motors Patent Applications

Battery Pack Base Plate Heat Exchanger

Application Number 20170214008 - July 27, 2017

A heat exchanger integrated into an electric vehicle's battery pack enclosure is provided, where the heat exchanger conduits are mechanically…

HEAT-RECOVERING TEMPERATURE-GRADIENT BASED OVEN SYSTEM

Application Number 20170184345 - June 29, 2017

A heat-recovering oven system based on temperature gradient comprises: multiple chambers arranged in a sequence, the chambers configured for…

FUNCTIONAL REDUNDANCY OF COMMUNICATIONS AND DATA TRANSMISSION IN ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM

Application Number 20170177048 - June 22, 2017

An energy storage system includes: a host; energy storage modules; a plurality of nodes, each implemented at a corresponding one of the energy…

MULTI-PORT VALVE WITH MULTIPLE OPERATION MODES

Application Number 20170152957 - June 1, 2017

A multi-port, multi-mode valve includes: a valve housing; multiple ports on the valve housing, a spacing between first and second ports being…

INTEGRATED VEHICLE-END STRUCTURE

Application Number 20170144717 - May 25, 2017

A method for constructing an integrated end structure for a vehicle includes placing a center module for an integrated end structure for a…

Tesla Motors Federal Litigation Filings

DERZACK v. TESLA MOTORS, INC.

Pennsylvania Western District Court - June 29, 2017

DERZACK v. TESLA MOTORS, INC.

Pennsylvania Western District Court - June 29, 2017

DERZACK v. TESLA MOTORS, INC.

Pennsylvania Western District Court - June 29, 2017

William Whitsitt v. West Valley Staffing Group, et al

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - June 22, 2017

William Whitsitt v. West Valley Staffing Group, et al

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - June 22, 2017

Tesla Motors Federal District Court Decisions

Whitsitt v. West Valley Staffing Group et al

California Northern District Court - May 8, 2017

ORDER DENYING PLAINTIFF'S SECOND APPLICATION TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS. If plaintiff wishes to proceed with the instant action,…

Whitsitt v. West Valley Staffing Group et al

California Northern District Court - May 8, 2017

ORDER STRIKING PLAINTIFF'S AMENDED COMPLAINT; DIRECTING PLAINTIFF TO REFILE AMENDED COMPLAINT IN COMPLIANCE WITH CIVIL LOCAL RULES. In…

Whitsitt v. West Valley Staffing Group et al

California Northern District Court - April 4, 2017

ORDER SETTING ASIDE AND VACATING ORDER OF DISMISSAL AND JUDGMENT; DIRECTIONS TO PLAINTIFF. Should plaintiff wish to proceed with the instant…

O'Keefe v. Tesla Motors et al

California Northern District Court - April 3, 2017

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE - Response to Motion to Dismiss due by 4/17/2017. Hearing reset for 5/3/2017. If plaintiff fails to respond by the…

Whitsitt v. West Valley Staffing Group et al

California Northern District Court - February 8, 2017

AMENDED ORDER DENYING PLAINTIFF'S APPLICATION TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS AND CONTINUING CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; DIRECTIONS TO…

Tesla Motors State Court Decisions

Tesla Motors UT, Inc. v. Utah Tax Commission

Utah Supreme Court - April 3, 2017

Haque v. Tesla Motors, Inc.

Delaware Court of Chancery - February 2, 2017

KAZIM ACAR V. TESLA MOTORS, INC.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - December 21, 2016

Hidalgo v. Tesla Motors, Inc

California California Northern District Court - June 29, 2016

ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO COMPEL ARBITRATION AND STAY LITIGATION by Judge Beth Labson Freeman. Granting 16 Motion to Compel…

Massachusetts State Automobile Dealers Association, Inc. v. Tesla Motors MA, Inc.

Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court - September 15, 2014

Plaintiffs, two motor vehicle dealers and an organization that represents the interests of new automobile and truck franchised dealerships in…

Tesla Motors Federal Appellate Court Decisions

KAZIM ACAR V. TESLA MOTORS, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - December 21, 2016