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Patricia A Flores, Adrian B Chernoff: Vehicle illumination system and method. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, July 26, 2011: US07987030 (203 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for illuminating a vehicle including a light source connected to an illuminatable component such as an interior or exterior vehicle door handle or steering wheel, and a control system including a plurality of sensors that monitor the vehicle and surroundings for predetermined ...


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Daniel W Booth, Robert L Demick: Adjustable seat assembly. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, April 24, 2012: US08162397 (71 worldwide citation)

An adjustable seat assembly for a vehicle includes a frame and a covering. The covering has a first portion and a second portion. A flexure region, having an arched shape, is disposed between the first portion and the second portion. The covering at least partially extends over the frame to the firs ...


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Paul W Alexander, James H Brown, Aragorn Zolno: Active material head restraint assembly. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, June 21, 2011: US07963600 (66 worldwide citation)

A head restraint assembly is provided that is movable between a retracted position and a deployed position. The head restraint assembly includes a support member and a deployable member. A link is rotatably mounted with respect to the support member and the deployable member. A shaft is mounted to t ...


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Andrew W Phillips, Scott H Wittkopp, James M Hart, Clinton E Carey: 9-speed transmission. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, April 13, 2010: US07695398 (59 worldwide citation)

The transmission has a plurality of members that can be utilized in powertrains to provide nine forward speed ratios and one reverse speed ratio. The transmission includes four planetary gear sets, six torque-transmitting devices, and three fixed interconnections. The powertrain includes an engine a ...


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Shawn H Swales, Joel M Maguire, Andrew W Phillips, Clinton E Carey, James B Borgerson, Donald L Dusenberry, James M Hart, Scott H Wittkopp: 8-Speed hybrid transmission architectures. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, April 10, 2012: US08152682 (56 worldwide citation)

The hybrid powertrain has a plurality of members that can be utilized to provide eight forward speed ratios and one reverse speed ratio in a hybrid transmission architecture. The transmission includes three planetary gear sets having five torque-transmitting devices and four fixed interconnections. ...


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Rammohan Varadarajan: System and method for generating a dynamic card value. CA, Quinn Law Group PLLC, December 24, 2013: US08615468 (56 worldwide citation)

A method and system is provided for generating a dynamic card value (DCV) from a mobile user device for use in a transaction between a user cardholder and a transaction provider. The DCV may be configured for use as a card verification value (CVV), also known as a card security code (CSC), a primary ...


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Andrew W Phillips, Scott H Wittkopp, James M Hart, Clinton E Carey: 10-speed transmission. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, May 25, 2010: US07722496 (52 worldwide citation)

The transmission has a plurality of members that can be utilized in powertrains to provide ten forward speed ratios and one reverse speed ratio. The transmission includes four planetary gear sets, six torque-transmitting devices and four fixed interconnections. The powertrain includes an engine and ...


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Andrew W Phillips, Clinton E Carey, James M Hart, Scott H Wittkopp: 10-speed transmission. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, April 6, 2010: US07691024 (51 worldwide citation)

The transmission has a plurality of members that can be utilized in powertrains to provide ten forward speed ratios and one reverse speed ratio. The transmission includes four planetary gear sets having six torque-transmitting mechanisms and four fixed interconnections. The powertrain includes an en ...


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Scott H Wittkopp, Andrew W Phillips, Clinton E Carey, James M Hart: Multi-speed transmissions. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, November 8, 2011: US08052566 (50 worldwide citation)

The transmission has a plurality of members that can be utilized in powertrains to provide at least ten forward speed ratios and one reverse speed ratio. The transmission includes four planetary gear sets, six torque-transmitting devices, and four fixed interconnections. The powertrain includes an e ...


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James M Hart, Andrew W Phillips, Scott H Wittkopp, Clinton E Carey: Multi-speed transmissions. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, November 8, 2011: US08052567 (49 worldwide citation)

The transmission has a plurality of members that can be utilized in powertrains to provide at least nine forward speed ratios and one reverse speed ratio. The transmission includes four planetary gear sets, six torque-transmitting devices, and four fixed interconnections. The powertrain includes an ...