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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

DEPOSITION OF METAL DIES FOR PART FABRICATION

Application Number 20180029132 - February 1, 2018

A method for synthesizing parts using a die comprising: providing a three-dimensional model; converting the three-dimensional model into…

CONTROL SYSTEM FOR AN ALL-WHEEL DRIVE ELECTRIC VEHICLE

Application Number 20170253143 - September 7, 2017

Electric vehicles and, more particularly, a control system for an all-wheel drive electric vehicle.

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…

Tesla Motors Federal Litigation Filings

WILLIAMS v. TESLA, INC. et al

New Jersey District Court - March 23, 2018

O'Keefe v. Tesla Motors et al

California Northern District Court - February 21, 2018

Kevin O'Keefe v. Tesla Motors, et al

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - December 5, 2017

Di-az et al v. Tesla, Inc. dba Tesla Motors, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - November 22, 2017

Phillips v. Securitas Security Services USA Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - November 21, 2017

Tesla Motors Federal District Court Decisions

Lambert v. Tesla, Inc.

California Northern District Court - January 8, 2018

ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO COMPEL ARBITRATION 13 AND DENYING MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT 16 by Judge Vince Chhabria (vclc1S, COURT…

O'Keefe v. Tesla Motors et al

California Northern District Court - October 5, 2017

Order by Judge William H. Orrick denying 35 Motion for Reconsideration. (Attachments: #(1) Certificate/Proof of Service) (jmdS, COURT…

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…

Tesla Motors Federal Appellate Court Decisions

KAZIM ACAR V. TESLA MOTORS, INC.

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