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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

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…

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…

Tesla Motors Federal Litigation Filings

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

McKnight v. Tesla Motors Inc

Nevada District Court - May 14, 2018

WILLIAMS v. TESLA, INC. et al

New Jersey District Court - March 23, 2018

Tesla Motors Federal District Court Decisions

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…

McKnight v. Tesla Motors Inc

Nevada District Court - September 25, 2018

ORDER that the R&R (ECF No. 7 ) is accepted and adopted in its entirety; Plaintiff's Amended Complaint (ECF No. 6 ) is dismissed with…

O'Keefe v. Tesla Motors et al

California Northern District Court - May 30, 2018

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE RE: DISMISSAL FOR FAILURE TO SERVE AND FAILURE TO PROSECUTE - Show Cause Response due by 6/12/2018. Signed by Judge…

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…

Tesla Motors Federal Appellate Court Decisions

KAZIM ACAR V. TESLA MOTORS, INC.

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