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United States Patent D644,638
Melanson ,   et al. September 6, 2011

Case

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for a case, as shown and described.
Inventors: Melanson; Chris (Fort Collins, CO), Northrup; Nate (Fort Collins, CO)
Assignee: Otter Products, LLC (Fort Collins, CO)
Appl. No.: D/384,939
Filed: February 6, 2011

Current U.S. Class: D14/250
Current International Class: 1403
Field of Search: D14/250-253,440,203.7,217,496,203.3 D3/201,218,269,301,273,303 D13/103 220/4.02 224/191,240,241,245,682-683 248/309.1 361/679.56 379/426,433.11,455 455/575.1,575.8 190/100 206/305,320

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Other References

OtterBox Defender Series Motorola Bravo, <URL:http://demandware.edgesuite.net/aaez.sub.--prd/on/demandware.stat- ic/Sites-otterbox.sub.--us-Site/Sites-masterCatalog.sub.--OtterBox/default- /v1305753945112/pdfs/mot2-bravo-info.pdf>, retrieved from internet 5 18 11. cited by examiner .
OtterBox LG Optimus Commuter Series Case, <URL:http://www.otterbox.com/LG-Optimus-Commuter-Series-Case/LGX4-OPTI- M,default,pd.html?dwvar.sub.--LGX4-OPTIM.sub.--color=20&start=1&cgid=lg-op- timus-cases>, retrieved from internet May 18, 2011. cited by examiner .
Amzer Silicone Skin Jelly Case for Motorola Bravo MB520, <URL:http://www.shopping.com/Amzer-Amzer-Silicone-Skin-Jelly-Case-for-- Motorola-BRAVO-MB520/info>, retrieved from internet May 18, 2011. cited by examiner .
Cute Silicone Case for LG Optimus MS690, <URL:http://www.alibaba.com/product-gs/380119614/Cute.sub.--Silicone.s- ub.--Case.sub.--for.sub.--LG.sub.--Optimus.html>, retrieved from internet May 18, 2011. cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Spear; Rob
Assistant Examiner: Wright; Carla

Description



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

FIG. 2 is a rear isometric view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom view thereof.

The broken line perimeters of the large unshaded rectangular region on the front of the case and of the smaller unshaded region near the bottom of the front of the case in FIGS. 1 and 3 represent boundaries of the claimed design. All other broken lines depict unclaimed environment. The broken lines and unshaded regions bounded by broken lines form no part of the claimed design.

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