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United States Patent D640,026
Soegaard June 14, 2011

Sponge

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for a sponge, as shown and described.
Inventors: Soegaard; Astrid (La Canada, CA)
Assignee: Simply Sponges, L.L.C. (La Canada, CA)
Appl. No.: D/366,352
Filed: July 23, 2010

Current U.S. Class: D32/43
Current International Class: 0401
Field of Search: D32/40-46 15/244.1-244.4,208,209.1 D1/106,111,128 D30/160

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Foreign Patent Documents
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Other References

Uncle Norman's Pet Bowl Cleaner and Bath Sponge, http://mygloss.com/pet/2009/10/13/gloss-find-uncle-normans-pet-bowl-clean- er-bath-sponge/, retrieved on May 26, 2010. cited by other .
Pet Bowl Cleaner Sponge, http://www.casabella.com/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store.sub.--C- ode=C&Product.sub.--Code=15490.sub.--3&Category.sub.--Code=dishwashing, retrieved on May 26, 2010. cited by other.

Primary Examiner: Webster; Robin
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP

Description



FIG. 1 is a top, front, and right side perspective view of a sponge embodying my new design.

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof.

FIG. 3 is a right side elevation view thereof, the left side being a mirror image.

FIG. 4 is a front elevation view thereof.

FIG. 5 is a rear elevation view thereof.

FIG. 6 is a top, front, and right side perspective view of a second embodiment of a sponge embodying my new design.

FIG. 7 is a top plan view thereof.

FIG. 8 is a right side elevation view thereof, the left side being a mirror image.

FIG. 9 is a front elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 10 is a rear elevation view thereof.

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