IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF DELAWARE

DATA CARRIERS, LLC, Plaintiff, C.A. No. _________ v. JURY TRIAL DEMANDED GENERAL MOTORS COMPANY, Defendant.

COMPLAINT FOR PATENT INFRINGEMENT Plaintiff Data Carriers, LLC alle es t!e follo"in for its #o$%laint a ainst Defendant General Motors Co$%an&. THE PARTIES '. Plaintiff is a Dela"are li$ited lia(ilit& #o$%an& !avin a %rin#i%al %la#e of

()siness at *+,- .ennett Pi/e, S)ite 0-', 1il$in ton, Dela"are '23+45,+'3. ,. Defendant is a #o$%an& or ani6ed )nder t!e la"s of t!e State of Dela"are "it! a

%rin#i%al offi#e at -++ Renaissan#e Center, Detroit, Mi#!i an *3,705-+++. Defendant $a& (e served "it! %ro#ess via its re istered a ent Cor%oration Servi#e Co$%an&, ,4'' Centerville Road, S)ite *++, 1il$in ton, Dela"are '23+3. JURISDICTION AND VENUE -. T!is is a %atent infrin e$ent a#tion. T!e Co)rt !as s)(8e#t $atter 8)risdi#tion

%)rs)ant to ,3 9.S.C. :: '--' and '--3. *. T!e Co)rt !as %ersonal 8)risdi#tion over Defendant, (e#a)se Defendant #ond)#ts

()siness in t!is 8)risdi#tion, in#l)din (& /no"in l& offerin %rod)#ts for sale in n)$ero)s

(ri#/s and $ortar lo#ations in t!is Distri#t. T!e Co)rt also !as %ersonal 8)risdi#tion over Defendant, (e#a)se it is a Dela"are #or%oration. 0. ;en)e is %ro%er in t!is Distri#t %)rs)ant to ,3 9.S.C. :: '-2'<(=5<#= and '*++<(=,

(e#a)se Defendant resides in t!is distri#t and s)(stantial a#ts of infrin e$ent !ave o##)rred in t!is Distri#t. COUNT ONE INFRINGEMENT OF U.S. PATENT NO. 5,388,198 7. Plaintiff is t!e o"ner (& assi n$ent of 9nited States Patent No. 0,-33,'23 <t!e

>?'23 %atent@=, entitled >Proa#tive Presentation of A)to$atin Aeat)res to a Co$%)ter 9ser.@ T!e a%%li#ation for t!e ?'23 %atent "as filed on A%ril '7, '22,. T!e %atent iss)ed on Ae(r)ar& 4, '220 and "as ori inall& assi ned to S&$ante# Cor%oration. A tr)e and #orre#t #o%& of t!e ?'23 Patent is atta#!ed as EB!i(it A !ereto. 4. Plaintiff !olds t!e eB#l)sive ri !t to ta/e all a#tions, in#l)din t!e filin of t!is

%atent infrin e$ent la"s)it, ne#essar& to enfor#e its ri !ts to t!e ?'23 Patent. Plaintiff also !as t!e ri !t to re#over all da$a es for %ast, %resent, and f)t)re infrin e$ent of t!e ?'23 Patent and to see/ in8)n#tive relief as a%%ro%riate )nder t!e la". 3. Defendant !as dire#tl& infrin ed, eit!er literall& or (& eC)ivalents, one or $ore

#lai$s of t!e ?'23 Patent, in#l)din at least Clai$ ', (& offerin for sale, sellin , andDor )sin t!e #lai$ed s&ste$ as %art of t!e navi ation s&ste$ at least in t!e ,+'' Cadilla# CTSE ,++2 Cadilla# Es#aladeE ,+', C!evrolet A#adia, A#adia Denali, En#lave, and TraverseE ,+'' C!evrolet TraverseE ,+'+ C!evrolet Ta!oeE and an& ot!er ve!i#le "it! a s)(stantiall& si$ilar navi ation s&ste$. 1!ile a )ser is )sin t!e navi ation s&ste$, t!e s&ste$ #ontin)o)sl& dete#ts and re#ords t!e )ser?s $ani%)lations of t!e in%)t devi#e "!ile also $onitorin t!e state of t!e %ro ra$ (ein )sed (& t!e )ser. 9%on findin a feat)re te$%late "it! infor$ation t!at

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#orres%onds to t!e )ser?s $ani%)lations and t!e state of t!e s&ste$, t!e s&ste$ s) %resents a)to$atin feat)res <e.g., streets=. 2.

ests and

Defendant?s offer for sale, sales andDor )se of t!e a##)sed s&ste$ in t!e a(ove5

des#ri(ed $anner in t!e 9nited States is "it!o)t t!e %er$ission of Plaintiff and #onstit)tes infrin e$ent )nder -0 9.S.C. : ,4' for "!i#! Defendant is lia(le. '+. As a res)lt of Defendant?s infrin e$ent, Plaintiff !as (een da$a ed $onetaril&

and is entitled to adeC)ate #o$%ensation of no less t!an a reasona(le ro&alt& %)rs)ant to -0 9.S.C. : ,3*. JURY DEMAND Plaintiff reC)ests a 8)r& on all iss)es so tria(le. PRAYER 1FEREAORE, Plaintiff res%e#tf)ll& reC)ests t!at t!e Co)rtG A. ?'23 PatentE H. A"ard Plaintiff da$a es for Defendant?s infrin e$ent in an a$o)nt to (e Enter 8)d $ent t!at Defendant !as infrin ed, eit!er literall& or (& eC)ivalents, t!e

deter$ined at trial, in#l)din en!an#ed da$a es, #osts, and %re and %ost58)d $ent interestE and C. A"ard an& ot!er relief dee$ed 8)st and %ro%er.

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Ae(r)ar& 0, ,+'* OA CO9NSELG Pa)l ;. Stor$ Sara! M. PaBson GARDERE 1YNNE SE1ELL LLP '7+' El$ Street, S)ite -+++ Dallas, TeBas 40,+' <,'*= 2225-+++ %vstor$I ardere.#o$ s%aBsonI ardere.#o$

HAYARD, P.A. DsD Ste%!en H. Hra)er$an <s(*20,= Ri#!ard D. .ir/ <r/+2,,= Ste%!en H. Hra)er$an <s(*20,= ;anessa R. Tiradentes <vt0-23= Sara E. H)ssiere <s(04,0= ,,, Dela"are Aven)e, S)ite 2++ 1il$in ton, DE '23+' <-+,= 70050+++ r/ir/I(a&ardla".#o$ s(ra)er$anI(a&ardla".#o$ vtiradentesI(a&ardla".#o$ s()ssiereI(a&ardla".#o$ Attorneys for Plaintiff Data Carriers, LLC

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