Easy To Use Patents Search & Patent Lawyer Directory

At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.

Search All Patents:

  This Patent May Be For Sale or Lease. Contact Us

  Is This Your Patent? Claim This Patent Now.

Register or Login To Download This Patent As A PDF

United States Patent D500,076
Takuwa December 21, 2004

Toner storage container


The ornamental design for a toner storage container, as shown.
Inventors: Takuwa; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Assignee: Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha (Tokyo, JP)
Appl. No.: D/196,311
Filed: December 29, 2003

Foreign Application Priority Data

Jun 27, 2003 [JP] 2003-018430

Current U.S. Class: D18/43
Current International Class: 1603
Field of Search: D18/12,40,43,56 D14/471,481,483 222/DIG.1 399/24-31,110-125,252-262 400/207,208 D9/500,520 209/447

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D430197 August 2000 Wang et al.
6188859 February 2001 Wang et al.
D442623 May 2001 Yoshizawa
D442986 May 2001 Tsuji et al.
6256470 July 2001 Taniyama et al.
6259877 July 2001 Taniyama et al.
D447167 August 2001 Taniyama
D458301 June 2002 Wang et al.
D458960 June 2002 Wang et al.
D458961 June 2002 Wang et al.
D472572 April 2003 Kaiho
6671482 December 2003 DiIanni et al.
2003/0156861 August 2003 Nagano et al.
Foreign Patent Documents
D1115942 Jul., 2001 JP
D1165199 Feb., 2003 JP
D1197338 Feb., 2004 JP
D1197590 Feb., 2004 JP
D1197591 Feb., 2004 JP
Primary Examiner: Veynar; Caron D.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Morrison & Foerster LLP


FIG. 1 is a top rear perspective view of a toner storage container showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a left elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a right elevational view thereof.

* * * * *

File A Patent Application

  • Protect your idea -- Don't let someone else file first. Learn more.

  • 3 Easy Steps -- Complete Form, application Review, and File. See our process.

  • Attorney Review -- Have your application reviewed by a Patent Attorney. See what's included.