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United States Patent D500,407
Smith January 4, 2005

Side element of a shoe upper

Claims


The ornamental design for a side element of a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Smith; Steven F. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Assignee: Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/203,046
Filed: April 7, 2004

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," Late Spring 1999, published Sep. 1998 (p. W30), Beaverton, Oregon. .
"Nike Footwear Catalog," Holiday 1999, published Mar. 1999 (p. M108), Beaverton, Oregon. .
"Nike Footwear Catalog," Spring 2000, published Jul. 1999 (p. M91), Beaverton, Oregon. .
"Nike Footwear Catalog," Fall 2000, published Nov. 1999 (p. M50), 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 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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