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United States Patent D529,708
Caine October 10, 2006

Portion of a shoe upper

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for a portion of a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Caine; Andrew (Portland, OR)
Assignee: Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/257,750
Filed: April 11, 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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Primary Examiner: Simone; Dominic
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.

Description



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 top view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a side view thereof.

The uneven broken lines immediately adjacent to 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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