Case Name: Ford Motor Company v. Diesel Shield, LLC
Docket Number: 2:2011-cv-13012
Date Filed: 7/13/2011
Judge: Hon. Stephen J. Murphy
Status: Closed

On July 13, 2011 by Ford Motor Company and Martinrea International Inc. (collectively, “Plaintiffs”) against Diesel Shield, LLC and Peter Pulos (collectively, “Defendants”) for declaratory judgment of non-infringement and invalidity of U.S. Patent No. 6,302,169 (“the ‘169 patent”), entitled “Diesel Fuel Nozzle Restrictor,” and lack of misappropriation for trade secret.

Ultimately, the parties settled and on April 3, 2012, the Plaintiffs filed a Notice of Settlement. Subsequently, on April 30, 2012, Plaintiffs filed a Notice of Dismissal, dismissing the case without prejudice.