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United States Patent D593,310
St-Louis ,   et al. June 2, 2009

Footwear upper


CLAIM The ornamental design for footwear upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: St-Louis; Julie (Montreal, CA), Belley; Manon (Laval, CA), Dean; Martin W. F. (St. Albans, GB)
Assignee: Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (Rockford, MI)
Appl. No.: D/307,970
Filed: May 20, 2008

Current U.S. Class: D2/969
Current International Class: 0299
Field of Search: D2/896,902,906-908,943,944,969,972-974 36/45,50.1,77M,77R,83,88,113,114,126-131

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D447617 September 2001 Matis et al.
D447859 September 2001 Matis et al.
D447860 September 2001 Matis et al.
D458741 June 2002 Rogers
D487960 April 2004 Bandini et al.
D496527 September 2004 Roulo
D504009 April 2005 Matis et al.
D504763 May 2005 Matis et al.
D511883 November 2005 Matis
D533987 December 2006 Matis et al.
D535463 January 2007 Matis et al.
D545550 July 2007 Matis et al.
D563653 March 2008 Schoenborn et al.
D563655 March 2008 Matis et al.
D566949 April 2008 Matis et al.
D574590 August 2008 Maejima
D575492 August 2008 St-Louis et al.
D578288 October 2008 Banik

Other References

Merrell Spring 2008 Catalog, pp. 30, 34 and 35. cited by other.

Primary Examiner: Simone; Dominic
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Warner Norcross & Judd LLP


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the footwear upper embodying the new design;

FIG. 2 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a rear view thereof.

FIGS. 1 6 show features of an article of footwear in phantom lines. These features are shown for environmental purposes and do not form any part of the claimed design. Further, the phantom lines immediately adjacent the solid-line portions of the design form the boundary of the design, with the phantom lines forming no part of the claimed design.

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