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United States Patent D461,304
Clegg August 13, 2002

Side element of a shoe upper

Claims


The ornamental design for a side element of a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Clegg; Damon (Portland, OR)
Assignee: Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/154,384
Filed: January 18, 2002

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0299
Field of Search: D2/896,902,907,943,944,946,969,972,973 36/45,50.1,51,77M,77R,83,88,113,114,126-130

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Other References

"Nike Footwear Catalog," Spring 1997, published Jun. 1, 1996 (pp. 41, 42, Beaverton, Oregon. .
"Nike Footwear Catalog," Late Spring 1997, published Sep. 1, 1996 (p. 38), Beaverton, Oregon. .
"Nike Men's Footwear Catalog," Fall 1999, published Nov. 1, 1998 (p. M35), Beaverton, Oregon. .
"Nike Men's Footwear Catalog," Spring 2000, published Jul. 1, 1999 (pp. M46, M51), Beaverton, Oregon. .
"Nike Men's Footwear Catalog," Fall 2000, published Nov. 1, 1999 (p. M11), Beaverton, Oregon. .
"Nike Men's Footwear Catalog," Fall 2001, published Nov. 1, 2000 (p. M7), Beaverton, Oregon. .
"Nike Men's Footwear Catalog," Holiday 2001, published Feb. 1, 2001 (p. M67), Beaverton, Oregon. .
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Primary Examiner: Simone; Dominic
Attorney, Agent or Firm: TraskBritt

Description



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

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

FIG. 3 is a front view of the side element of a shoe upper shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a rear view of the side element of a shoe upper shown in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 5 is a top plan view of the side element of a shoe upper shown in FIG. 1.

The uneven broken line immediately adjacent to the shaded area represents the bounds of the claimed design. All other uneven broken lines represent the remaining portion of the shoe. The uneven broken line representations in FIGS. 1-5 are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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