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United States Patent D597,071
Andre ,   et al. July 28, 2009

Input mechanism


CLAIM The ornamental design for an input mechanism, as shown and described.
Inventors: Andre; Bartley K. (Menlo Park, CA), Coster; Daniel J. (San Francisco, CA), De Iuliis; Daniele (San Francisco, CA), Hankey; Evans (San Francisco, CA), Howarth; Richard P. (San Francisco, CA), Ive; Jonathan P. (San Francisco, CA), Kerr; Duncan Robert (San Francisco, CA), Nishibori; Shin (Portola Valley, CA), Rohrbach; Matthew Dean (San Francisco, CA), Russell-Clarke; Peter (San Francisco, CA), Satzger; Douglas B. (Menlo Park, CA), Stringer; Christopher J. (Woodside, CA), Whang; Eugene Antony (San Francisco, CA), Zorkendorfer; Rico (San Francisco, CA)
Assignee: Apple Inc. (Cupertino, CA)
Appl. No.: D/324,131
Filed: September 5, 2008

Current U.S. Class: D14/206
Current International Class: 1401
Field of Search: D14/188,192,218,205,206,223,432,433 D13/133,145,155,158,171 181/129,130 381/94.1,104,105,106,109,380 385/70,98

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Primary Examiner: Greene; Paula
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox PLLC


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of an input mechanism showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is rear view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken lines in the Figures are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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