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United States Patent D549,699
Bower August 28, 2007

Set of key buttons for a handset


CLAIM The ornamental design for a set of key buttons for a handset, as shown and described.
Inventors: Bower; Kenneth (Vista, CA)
Assignee: Nokia Corporation (Espoo, FI)
Appl. No.: D/257,576
Filed: April 7, 2006

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
29225187Mar., 2005

Current U.S. Class: D14/247
Current International Class: 1403
Field of Search: D14/191,138,137,147-148,247-248,455-456,144,218,341-347 379/433.01-433.13,434 455/575.1,566,575.3,556.1 D21/517,329,331 345/169

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Primary Examiner: Asch; Jeffrey
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


FIG. 1 is a front view of key buttons area for a handset showing my new design; and,

FIG. 2 is a perspective view thereof.

The broken line showing of the remainder of the handset is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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