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United States Patent D522,011
Hayes ,   et al. May 30, 2006

Portion of a game controller


CLAIM The ornamental design for a portion of a game controller, as shown and described.
Inventors: Hayes; Jonathan A. (Seattle, WA), Baseflug; Michael (Duvall, WA), Martinez; Gregory A. (Seattle, WA)
Assignee: Microsoft Corporation (Redmond, WA)
Appl. No.: D/227,638
Filed: April 14, 2005

Current U.S. Class: D14/454 ; D14/401; D21/333
Current International Class: 1402
Field of Search: D14/400,401,412-416,432,433,454,457,356 D21/324,333 273/148B 463/1,29-35,38-47 345/156,161,163,167 200/1R,5R,5A

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D348083 June 1994 Smith et al.
5501458 March 1996 Mallory
D416588 November 1999 Goto
D424047 May 2000 Chan
D430223 August 2000 Goto
D432180 October 2000 Hayes
6232959 May 2001 Pedersen
6342009 January 2002 Soma
D470854 February 2003 Jones et al.
D471201 March 2003 Tsukuda
6659870 December 2003 Sobota
D487466 March 2004 Yokota
6923443 August 2005 Hughes, IV
Primary Examiner: Deshmukh; Prabhakar
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a portion of a game controller showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view thereof.

The unshaded broken line showing of the connector region in FIGS. 1 and 5 forms no part of the claimed design. The unshown portion forms no part of the claimed design. The broken line showing of the remainder of the game controller is for illustrative purposes and forms no part of the claimed design.

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