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United States Patent D625,512
Blaney October 19, 2010

Drinking cup tethering device


CLAIM The ornamental design for a drinking cup tethering device, as shown and described.
Inventors: Blaney; Michael (Rotonda West, FL)
Assignee: Smart Ideas International, LLC (Rotonda West, FL)
Appl. No.: D/343,705
Filed: September 17, 2009

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
11890716Aug., 2007

Current U.S. Class: D3/215 ; D7/620
Current International Class: 0301
Field of Search: D7/619.1-625 D3/215,229 24/115G 224/148.6,250,269,650 248/311.2,309.1

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Primary Examiner: Wallace; Terry A
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Prescott; Charles J.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a drinking cup tethering device showing my new design.

FIG. 2 is a perspective view of FIG. 1 with one end thereof secured around a drinking cup shown in phantom.

FIG. 3 is a perspective top plan view of the slide connector of FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a right end elevation view of FIG. 3, the left end elevation view being identical thereto.

FIG. 5 is a right side elevation view of FIG. 3.

FIG. 6 is a left side elevation view of FIG. 3.

FIG. 7 is a top plan view of FIG. 3; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 3.

The cup is shown in broken lines for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design. The slide connector is shown separately in FIGS. 3-8 for clarity of illustration.

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