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General Motors Patent Grants

Ultrasonic audio transmission of wireless LAN information

Patent Number 9867050 - January 9, 2018

A system and method of regulating access to a short-range wireless communications network using an ultrasonic audible signal includes:…

Vehicle tire gauge systems

Patent Number 9844984 - December 19, 2017

An example of a vehicle tire gauge system includes a tire pressure monitoring system in a vehicle. A transceiver in the vehicle is for…

Packaged tours with turn-by-turn navigation

Patent Number 9841288 - December 12, 2017

An improved guidance system and method provide a packaged tour object having tour directions and media related to points of interest of a tour…

Distributed database server network and maintenance process

Patent Number 9843499 - December 12, 2017

A scalable distributed server system and method to maintain the system, wherein the system comprises a top virtual layer that includes a fixed…

Ordering systems and method

Patent Number 9830641 - November 28, 2017

In an example of an ordering method, an application receives an order for a product. The application may be an in-vehicle application resident…

General Motors Patent Applications

VEHICLE INFORMATION SYSTEM AND METHOD

Application Number 20170359519 - December 14, 2017

Methods, systems, and vehicles are provided that include information systems including a display disposed about the interior of a vehicle. The…

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MONITORING A PARKING SPACE

Application Number 20170345304 - November 30, 2017

Systems and methods are provided for monitoring a parking space with a sign. A sensor monitors the parking space and generate sensor data. A…

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETECTING OBJECTS WITHIN A VEHICLE

Application Number 20170291539 - October 12, 2017

Methods and systems are provided for detecting objects within a vehicle. A sensor monitors an interior of the vehicle and generates sensor…

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DELIVERING PRODUCT INFORMATION TO A MOBILE DEVICE

Application Number 20170295478 - October 12, 2017

Methods and systems are provided for delivering product information to a mobile device. A beacon uses a transmitter to transmit a product…

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…

General Motors Federal Litigation Filings

Smith v. General Motors LLC

Michigan Eastern District Court - January 12, 2018

Rubirosa v. General Motors LLC

North Carolina Eastern District Court - January 12, 2018

Schmidt v. General Motors LLC et al

New York Southern District Court - January 11, 2018

Trent v. General Motors LLC et al

New York Southern District Court - January 11, 2018

Stainback v. General Motors, LLC

New York Southern District Court - January 10, 2018

General Motors Federal District Court Decisions

Lee v. Forest River, Inc. et al

Louisiana Eastern District Court - December 28, 2017

ORDER AND REASONS granting 17 Motion to Dismiss; Plaintiff's claims for redhibition, lender liability, and violations of the…

Abney et al v. General Motors, LLC

New York Southern District Court - December 28, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding the Parties' Daubert Motions and New GM's Motions for Summary Judgment in the Bellwether Phase Two,…

In re: General Motors LLC Ignition Switch Litigation

New York Southern District Court - December 28, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER [Regarding the Parties' Daubert Motions and New GM's Motions for Summary Judgment in the Bellwether Phase Two,…

Luck v. Segura et al

Texas Northern District Court - December 22, 2017

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING REMAND re: 5 Motion to Remand filed by Calvin Dean Luck. Case is remanded to the 31st District Court…

Monteville Sloan, Jr. v. General Motors LLC

California Northern District Court - December 20, 2017

AMENDED ORDER RE: SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEFING. BRIEFS DUE BY THURS DEC 28, 2017. Signed by Judge Edward M. Chen on December 20, 2017. (emclc1,…

General Motors State Court Decisions

Ronnie Frazier v. General Motors

West Virginia Supreme Court - January 5, 2018

Clayton Pierce v. General Motors, LLC

United States US Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit - December 1, 2017

Sims Buick-GMC Truck, Inc. v. General Motors, LLC

United States US Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit - November 20, 2017

DENNIS ACKERMAN v. GENERAL MOTORS, LLC

New Jersey Appellate Division (Unpublished) - November 6, 2017

PER CURIAM Defendant Collision Restoration (Collision) appeals from a March 29, 2016 order granting plaintiff's cross-motion to dismiss the…

Troy S. Alexander v. NGMCO, LLC A/K/A General Motors, LLC

Tennessee Workers Compensation - October 26, 2017

Authoring Judge: Justice Holly Kirby Trial Court Judge: Judge Russell ParkesThe employee worked for the predecessor to the defendant employer…

General Motors Federal Appellate Court Decisions

Clayton Pierce v. General Motors, LLC

US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit - December 1, 2017

Sims Buick-GMC Truck, Inc. v. General Motors, LLC

US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit - November 20, 2017

Michael Bavlsik v. General Motors

US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit - August 31, 2017

Riley, Author, with Gruender, Circuit Judge, and Gritzner, District Judge] Civil case - Products liability. The district court erred in…

Michael Bavlsik v. General Motors

US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit - August 31, 2017

Riley, Author, with Gruender, Circuit Judge, and Gritzner, District Judge] Civil case - Products liability. The district court erred in…

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

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