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SunPower Patent Grants

Photovoltaic system bearing assembly

Patent Number 10320326 - June 11, 2019

A photovoltaic (PV) system having a bearing assembly to support PV modules is described. In an example, the bearing assembly includes a pair…

Solar panel support

Patent Number D850363 - June 4, 2019

Solar cell with silicon oxynitride dielectric layer

Patent Number 10304972 - May 28, 2019

Solar cells with silicon oxynitride dielectric layers and methods of forming silicon oxynitride dielectric layers for solar cell fabrication…

Torque tube coupler

Patent Number 10305418 - May 28, 2019

A solar-tracking photovoltaic (PV) system having several PV modules mounted on a torque tube is described. The torque tube may include several…

Photovoltaic module mounting assembly having a retainer

Patent Number 10298172 - May 21, 2019

A mounting assembly for a photovoltaic (PV) module, and systems including such mounting assemblies, are described. In an embodiment, the…

SunPower Patent Applications

CORNER CONNECTOR FOR PHOTOVOLTAIC MODULE FRAME

Application Number 20190181801 - June 13, 2019

Corner connection members for a photovoltaic module frame include thru-passages for receiving insert components that perform and facilitate a…

SYSTEMS AND APPARATUSES FOR CARPORT WITH INTEGRATED PRECIPITATION AND CABLE MANAGEMENT

Application Number 20190169871 - June 6, 2019

A carport includes a casting, wherein first brace and a second brace on a first side of the casting and a third brace and a fourth brace on a…

BIFACIAL SOLAR CELL MODULE WITH BACKSIDE REFLECTOR

Application Number 20190157468 - May 23, 2019

A bifacial solar cell module includes solar cells that are protected by front side packaging components and backside packaging components. The…

Plug-In Distributed Energy Resource

Application Number 20190157867 - May 23, 2019

A distributed energy resource (DER) may store electrical power from an AC circuit and discharge stored electrical power to the AC circuit. A…

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SHINGLING WAFER STRIPS CONNECTED IN PARALLEL

Application Number 20190109251 - April 11, 2019

A solar device includes a first string of first solar wafers, wherein a plurality of the first solar wafers each overlap with at least one…

SunPower Federal District Court Decisions

In Re SunPower Corporation Shareholder Derivative Litigation

California Northern District Court - November 20, 2018

STIPULATION AND ORDER OF VOLUNTARY DISMISSAL WITHOUT PREJUDICE. Signed by Judge Richard Seeborg on 11/20/18. (cl, COURT STAFF) (Filed on…

In Re Sunpower Corporation Securities Litigation

California Northern District Court - October 9, 2018

ORDER by Judge Richard Seeborg granting 101 Motion to Dismiss without Leave to Amend. (cl, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/9/2018)

Plaintiff v. Defendant

California Northern District Court - May 22, 2018

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 14 Motion to Appear by Telephone at the Case Management Conference. Counsel shall…

In Re Sunpower Corporation Securities Litigation

California Northern District Court - April 18, 2018

ORDER by Judge Richard Seeborg granting 88 Motion to Dismiss, with leave to amend. (cl, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/18/2018)

Mirion Technologies (Canberra), Inc. v. Sunpower, Inc.

Ohio Southern District Court - November 6, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER denying 2 Motion for Preliminary Injunction. Signed by Judge James L. Graham on 11/6/2017. (ds)

SunPower State Court Decisions

JANNARONE v. SUNPOWER CORPORATION

New Jersey New Jersey District Court - November 7, 2018

MEMORANDUM OPINION filed. Signed by Judge Michael A. Shipp on 11/7/2018. (km)

SunPower Corporation v. United States

United States US Court of International Trade - July 21, 2017

In Re SunPower Corporation Shareholder Derivative Litigation

California California Northern District Court - December 27, 2016

STIPULATION AND ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO CONSIDER WHETHER CASES SHOULD BE RELATED. Signed by Judge Richard Seeborg on 12/27/16. (cl, COURT…

Bristow v. SunPower Corporation et al

California California Northern District Court - November 9, 2016

STIPULATION AND ORDER GRANTING ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO RELATE CASES. Signed by Judge Richard Seeborg on 11/9/16. (cl, COURT STAFF) (Filed on…

Patel v. SunPower Corporation et al

California California Northern District Court - October 14, 2016

STIPULATION AND ORDER granting motion to relate cases 16-04710 RS, 16-04915 WHO, 16-05312 NC, 16-05381 NC. Signed by Judge Richard Seeborg on…

SunPower Federal Appellate Court Decisions

SunPower Corporation v. United States

US Court of International Trade - July 21, 2017

SunPower Corp. v. United States

U.S. Court of International Trade - June 8, 2016

SunPower Corp. v. United States

U.S. Court of International Trade - December 30, 2015