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United States Patent D495,866
Holmes September 14, 2004

Portion of a shoe upper


The ornamental design for a portion of a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Holmes; Matthew Jason (Portland, OR)
Assignee: Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/195,880
Filed: December 19, 2003

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0299
Field of Search: D2/902,907,908,943,944,969,972-974 36/45,50.1,77M,77R,83,88,113,114,126-130

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Other References

Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 1985, p. 30, published Jun. 1994. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 1991, p. 72, published Jun. 1990. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 1995, p. 10, published Nov. 1994. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 1998, p. 29, published Jun. 1997. .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 1998, p. 12, published Dec. 1997..

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


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

FIG. 2 is a side view thereof; and,

FIG. 3 is a rear perspective view thereof.

The uneven broken line immediately adjacent to the shaded area represents an unclaimed boundary 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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