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United States Patent D514,290
Smith, III February 7, 2006

Portion of a shoe midsole


CLAIM The ornamental design for a portion of a shoe midsole, as shown and described.
Inventors: Smith, III; Wilson W. (Tualatin, OR)
Assignee: Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/217,764
Filed: November 23, 2004

Current U.S. Class: D2/964 ; D2/967; D2/972
Current International Class: 0299
Field of Search: D2/902,907,908,943,944,964,967,969,972-974 36/45,50.1,77M,77R,83,88,113,114,126-130,34R,36,37,38,35B

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Other References

Nike Footwear Catalog Late Spring 2001, pp. M5 & M22, Published Sep. 2000. cited by examiner .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 2002, p. M5, Published Jun. 2001. cited by examiner .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 2002, pp. M4 & M5, Published Nov. 2001. cited by examiner .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 2003, pp. M5 & M6, Published Jun. 2002. cited by examiner .
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Primary Examiner: Simone; Dominic
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


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

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a second rear perspective view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a cross sectional view taken along the line 5--5 of FIG. 3.

The broken lines immediately adjacent to the shaded areas represent an unclaimed boundary of the design. The 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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