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United States Patent D525,420
Cass July 25, 2006

Portion of a shoe upper


CLAIM The ornamental design for a portion of a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Cass; William J. (Portland, OR)
Assignee: Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/252,544
Filed: January 25, 2006

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

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Other References

Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 2006, p. 58, published Jun. 2005. cited by other .
Nike Footwear Catalog Holiday 2005, p. 21, w116, published Mar. 2005. cited by other .
Nike Footwear Catalog Fall 2005, p. w117, published Nov. 2004. cited by other .
Nike Footwear Catalog Holiday 2004, pp. 11, published Mar 2004. cited by other .
Nike Footwear Catalog Holiday 2003, pp. 34, published Mar. 2003. cited by other .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 2003, p. 73, published Jun. 2002. cited by other .
Nike Footwear Catalog Spring 2002, p. w30, published Jun. 2001. cited by other .
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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 upper showing my new design.

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof.

FIG. 3 is a side view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof.

The uneven broken lines immediately adjacent portions of the shaded areas represent unclaimed boundaries of the design. The uneven 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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