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 D513,556
Smith, III January 17, 2006

Side element of a shoe upper

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for a side element of a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Smith, III; Wilson W. (Tualatin, OR)
Assignee: Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/215,430
Filed: October 18, 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,83,88,113,114,126-131

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D319337 August 1991 Hatfield
D329528 September 1992 Hatfield
D332344 January 1993 Hatfield et al.
D345243 March 1994 Hatfield
D347318 May 1994 Avar
D352385 November 1994 Crowley
D395738 July 1998 Hatfield et al.
D395739 July 1998 Mervar
D399341 October 1998 Munns
D400347 November 1998 Gaudio
D402447 December 1998 Munns
D402450 December 1998 Munns
D414319 September 1999 Werman
D431710 October 2000 Panella
6438870 August 2002 Nasako et al.
D474581 May 2003 Cooper
D490232 May 2004 Kuerbis
D500917 January 2005 Chang

Other References

"Nike Footwear Catalog", Fall 1996, published Dec. 1995, (p. K-214), Beaverton, Oregon. cited by other .
"Nike Footwear Catalog", Holiday 1998, published Feb. 1998, (p. M87), Beaverton, Oregon. cited by other .
"Nike Footwear Catalog", Fall 1999, published Nov. 1998, (p. M36), Beaverton, Oregon. cited by other .
"Nike Footwear Catalog", Spring 2002, published Jun. 2001, (p. 23), Beaverton, Oregon. cited by other .
"Nike Footwear Catalog", Fall 2003, published Nov. 2002, (p. W-13, 17, 45), Beaverton, Oregon. cited by other .
"Nike Footwear Catalog", Spring 2004, published Jun. 2003, (p. M-53), Beaverton, Oregon. cited by other .
"Nike Footwear Catalog", Late Spring 2004, published Sep. 2003, (p. W-24), Beaverton, Oregon. cited by other .
"Nike Footwear Catalog", Spring 2005, published Jun. 2004, (p. M-86), Beaverton, Oregon. cited by other.

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.

* * * * *

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.