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Tesla Motors Patent Grants

Impact protection structures for vehicles and vehicles incorporating the same

Patent Number 9828039 - November 28, 2017

Impact protection structures for vehicles are described. An impact protection structure includes a support structure of the vehicle, an…

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.

Tesla Motors Patent Applications

NOVEL BATTERY SYSTEMS BASED ON TWO-ADDITIVE ELECTROLYTE SYSTEMS

Application Number 20190036171 - January 31, 2019

Improved battery systems have been developed for lithium-ion based batteries. The improved battery systems consist of two-additive mixtures in…

ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM

Application Number 20180212222 - July 26, 2018

An energy storage system includes a module housing and multiple battery cells positioned inside the module housing. Each of the battery cells…

INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM WITH AIR-VENT CONTROL

Application Number 20180162199 - June 14, 2018

An air vent assembly includes a cover member having an inlet for allowing a flow of air to enter the cover member. The cover member also has a…

OBSCURING, COLOR MATCHING, AND CAMOUFLAGING SOLAR PANELS

Application Number 20180122973 - May 3, 2018

A solar panel includes a backsheet layer, a bottom encapsulant layer adjacent the backsheet layer, a plurality of photovoltaic cells adjacent…

INVERTER

Application Number 20180114740 - April 26, 2018

A transistor package comprising: a substrate; a first transistor in thermal contact with the substrate, wherein the transistor comprises a…

Tesla Motors Federal Litigation Filings

Balan v. Tesla Motors Inc.

California Northern District Court - January 25, 2019

Balan v. Tesla Motors Inc

Washington Western District Court - January 15, 2019

SHORE v. TESLA MOTORS LEASING, INC.

New Jersey District Court - July 6, 2018

Wycoff v. CitiStaff Solutions, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - May 16, 2018

Tesla Motors Federal District Court Decisions

O'Keefe v. Tesla Motors et al

California Northern District Court - February 22, 2019

ORDER DISMISSING CASE FOR FAILURE TO SERVE. Signed by Judge William H. Orrick on 02/22/2019. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate/Proof of Service)…

Phillips v. Securitas Security Services USA Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - December 14, 2018

ORDER DISMISSING CASE FOR FAILURE TO PROSECUTE by Judge Alsup denying 35 Motion for Recusal ; granting 37 Motion to Dismiss. (whalc1,…

Phillips v. Securitas Security Services USA Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - December 14, 2018

JUDGMENT. Signed by Judge Alsup on 12/14/2018. (whalc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/14/2018) (Additional attachment(s) added on 12/14/2018: #…

Phillips v. Securitas Security Services USA Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - October 9, 2018

ORDER FOLLOWING OCTOBER 4 HEARING by Judge William Alsup [finding as moot 29 Motion to Strike]. Amended Pleadings due by NOON on…

McKnight v. Tesla Motors Inc

Nevada District Court - October 9, 2018

ORDER re ECF No. 14 USCA Referral Notice re ECF No. 11 Notice of Appeal, certifying that any in forma pauperis appeal from the order of…

Tesla Motors Federal Appellate Court Decisions

KAZIM ACAR V. TESLA MOTORS, INC.

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