Case Name: Continental Automotive Systems US, Inc. v. Schrader Electronics, Inc. et al.
Docket Number: 2:11-cv-14525-SJM-MJH
Date Filed: 10/13/2011
Judge: Hon. Stephen J. Murphy, III
The Plaintiff, Continental Automotive Systems US, Inc., alleged that the Defendants, Schrader Electronics, Inc. and Schrader-Bridgeport International, Inc., infringed on the following patents: U.S. Patent Nos. 6,998,973 entitled “Data Transmission Method for a Tire-Pressure Monitoring System of a Vehicle,” 7,284,418 entitled “Tire Pressure Sensor Assembly,” and U.S. 7,463,952 entitled “Method and Device for Processing Measurement Signals from a Movement Sensor on Board a Motor Vehicle.” Specifically, the Plaintiff brought this action to stop the manufacture, use, sale, offers to sell and importation by the Defendants of products that infringe on the Plaintiff’s tire pressure monitoring system technology. The Plaintiff demanded a jury trial and requested declaratory, injunctive, and monetary relief. Trial was set for October 6, 2015 with discovery ending on April 10, 2015. On January 14, 2015, a joint motion to dismiss with prejudice was filed by the Plaintiff stating the parties had reached a settlement agreement. On January 15, 2015, an order dismissing the case was issued.