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United States Patent D615,077
Richardson ,   et al. May 4, 2010



CLAIM The ornamental design for a case, as shown and described.
Inventors: Richardson; Curtis R. (Fort Collins, CO), Loudenslager; John H. (Phoenix, AZ), Johnson; Jamie L. (Fort Collins, CO), Smith; W. Travis (Fort Collins, CO), Morine; Alan V. (Fort Collins, CO)
Assignee: Otter Products, LLC (Fort Collins, CO)
Appl. No.: D/344,271
Filed: September 25, 2009

Current U.S. Class: D14/250
Current International Class: 1403
Field of Search: D14/140,142,167,217,218,240,242,248,250-253,299,341-347,440 D3/200-201,215,218-219,226,228,269,301,272-273,276,294 D13/103,107-108,119 220/4.02 224/191,240,241,245,682-683 248/206.2-206.4,220.21,279.1,309.1 361/679.3,679.56 379/420.04,426,433.11,446-447,454,455 455/575.1,575.6,575.7,575.8,575.9 190/100 206/305,320

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Other References

BlackBerry Storm2 Commuter Series Case, <URL:http://www.otterbox.com/blackberry-cases/blackberry-storm/blackbe- rry-storm2-cases/blackberry-storm2-commuter-case/>, retrieved from interent Mar. 7, 2010. cited by examiner .
BlackBerry Tour 9600 Commuter Series Case, <URL:http://www.otterbox.com/blackberry-cases/blackberry-tour/blackber- ry-tour-9600-commuter-series-case/>, retrieved from internet Mar. 7, 2010. cited by examiner .
BlackBerry Curve 8900 Commuter Series Case, <URL:http://www.otterbox.com/blackberry-cases/blackberry-curve/blackbe- rry-curve-8900-cases/blackberry-curve-8900-commuter-series-case/>, retrieved from internet Mar. 7, 2010. cited by examiner .
BlackBerry Storm Commuter Series Case, <URL:http://www.otterbox.com/blackberry-cases/blackberry-storm/blackbe- rry-storm-cases/blackberry-storm-commuter-case/>, retrieved from internet Mar. 7, 2010. cited by examiner .
Satin for BlackBerry 9500 / 9530 Storm, <URL:http://www.ultra-case.com/product.php?pID=307>, retrieved from internet Mar. 7, 2010. cited by examiner .
BlackBerry Skin, <URL:http://www.shopblackberry.com/.sub.--blackberryaccessories/cgi-bi- n/pd.cgi?frompage=category&page=product.sub.--detail&from.sub.--category=L- ifestyles&category=Cases&pid=F22229TNP6BB4WUWXAE>, retrieved from internet Mar. 7, 2010. cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Spear; Robert M
Assistant Examiner: Wright; Carla Jobe
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Cochran; William W. Cochran Freund & Young LLC


FIG. 1 is an isometric view of a case showing our new design.

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof.

FIG. 3 is a rear view thereof.

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof.

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof.

FIG. 6 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view thereof.

In the drawing, the broken lines depict unclaimed environment.

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