Easy To Use Patents Search & Patent Lawyer Directory

At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.

Search All Patents:

  This Patent May Be For Sale or Lease. Contact Us

  Is This Your Patent? Claim This Patent Now.

Register or Login To Download This Patent As A PDF

United States Patent D554,330
White November 6, 2007

Shoe strap


CLAIM The ornamental design for a shoe strap, as shown and described.
Inventors: White; Ian C. (San Diego, CA)
Assignee: T.U.K. Wholesale, Inc. (San Diego, CA)
Appl. No.: D/269,498
Filed: December 1, 2006

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
29183924Jun., 2003
29177952Mar., 2003D492473

Current U.S. Class: D2/946
Current International Class: 0299
Field of Search: D2/902,906-908,944,969,972-974,951-960,946,943 36/45,50.1,77M,77R,83,88,113,114,126-134

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D53233 April 1919 Benedetti
D75457 June 1928 Wydom
D87034 May 1932 White
D94422 January 1935 Heil
D283173 April 1986 Malone
D322882 January 1992 Botella
D347310 May 1994 Johnson et al.
D409366 May 1999 Duggan
D422400 April 2000 Brady
D492104 June 2004 Pezzolante
D492473 July 2004 White
D511037 November 2005 Della Valle
D521226 May 2006 Douglas et al.
D535085 January 2007 Berg et al.

Other References

Photograph of shoe made by George Cox (one sheet). cited by other .
Printout from Tuk Shoe Shop Website, http://www.tukshoes.com/main/shoe.sub.--shop/tuk.sub.--shop.sub.--tuk1.ht- ml (one sheet). cited by other .
Printout from Underground Shoes Website, https://www.underground-shoes.co.uk/avw02.php?cattype=0&sbi=e2e709149f736- c51c5fed2$ises=&catheadid=0000000000000000006&langid=en-gb&magid=ugs&artca- tid=shoeH2. cited by other.

Primary Examiner: Simone; Dominic
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Stoffel; Klaus P. Wolff & Samson PC


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the shoe strap design mounted on a shoe as seen from the top, front and right sides wherein the broken line disclosure is for environmental purposes only and does not constitute a part of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a plan view of the shoe strap.

* * * * *

File A Patent Application

  • Protect your idea -- Don't let someone else file first. Learn more.

  • 3 Easy Steps -- Complete Form, application Review, and File. See our process.

  • Attorney Review -- Have your application reviewed by a Patent Attorney. See what's included.