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United States Patent D395,354
Avar June 23, 1998

Portion of a shoe upper


The ornamental design for a portion of a shoe upper, as shown and described .
Inventors: Avar; Eric P. (Aloha, OR)
Assignee: Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/077,874
Filed: October 10, 1997

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0299
Field of Search: D2/896,902,907,908,972-974 36/45,50.1,53,57

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D278850 May 1985 Michaeli
D324129 February 1992 Hatfield
D333550 March 1993 Marziali et al.
D342599 December 1993 Luke
D347519 June 1994 Worthington
D361885 September 1995 Hatfield
D371898 July 1996 Hatfield
D377262 January 1997 Lucas
D381492 July 1997 Nakano
D382699 August 1997 Avar
D383296 September 1997 Rask
D383297 September 1997 Gray
D384196 September 1997 Hatfield
D385693 November 1997 Cass

Other References

Nike Footwear Catalog, Late Spring 1998, p. 9. Published Sep. 1997..

Primary Examiner: Simone; Dominic
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a portion of a shoe upper showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view the portion of a shoe upper shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of the portion of a shoe upper shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view of the portion of a shoe upper shown in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view of the portion of a shoe upper shown in FIG. 1.

The broken line showing of the remainder of the shoe are for illustration purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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