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United States Patent D491,718
Link June 22, 2004

Portion of a shoe upper

Claims


The ornamental design for a portion of a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Link; Kenneth (Portland, OR)
Assignee: Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/186,143
Filed: July 11, 2003

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0299
Field of Search: D2/902,907,908,943,944,969,972-97 36/45,50.1,77M,77R,83,88,113,114,126-130

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Other References

Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 1986, p. 32, published Jun. 1985. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 1988, pp. 4 and 32, published Dec. 1987. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 1990, p. 154, published Jun. 1989. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 1991, pp. 54 and 130, published Dec. 1990. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 1993, p. 42, Jun. 1992. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 1994, pp. 48, 142, and 162, published Jun. 1993. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Late Spring 1994, p. 42, published Sep. 1993. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 1996, p. 201, published Dec. 1995. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Late Spring 1997, pp. 1, 35, 38, 55, 75, and 96, published Sep. 1996. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 1997, p. 14, published Dec. 1996. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Holiday 1997, p. 171, published Mar. 1997. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 1998, p. 62, published Dec. 1997. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Late Fall 1998, p. 52, published Mar. 1998. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Holiday 1998, pp. W 7 and W 79, published Feb. 1998. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Late Spring 1999, pp. M 11 and M 108, published Sep. 1998. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Holiday 1999, pp. W 22 and M 63, published Mar. 1999. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 2000 #1, pp. M 27, M 61, and M 83, published Jul. 1999. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 2000 #1, pp. W 26 and W 86, published Nov. 1999..

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

Description



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

FIG. 2 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a perspective view of a portion of a shoe upper showing another embodiment of my new design;

FIG. 5 is a side view of the embodiment of FIG. 4; and,

FIG. 6 is a rear view of the embodiment of FIG. 4.

The uneven broken lines immediately adjacent to the shaded areas represent unclaimed boundaries of the design. The uneven broken line showing of the remainder of the shoe is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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