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United States Patent D656,871
Fetherston ,   et al. April 3, 2012

Front bumper for a vehicle


CLAIM The ornamental design for a front bumper for a vehicle, as shown and described.
Inventors: Fetherston; Mark (Stuttgart, DE), Frenzel; Klaus (Stuttgart, DE), Futschik; Hans-Dieter (Stuttgart, DE), Koo; Minchul (Stuttgart, DE), Wagener; Gorden (Stuttgart, DE)
Assignee: Daimler AG (Stuttgart, DE)
Appl. No.: D/371,279
Filed: December 16, 2010

Foreign Application Priority Data

Jun 21, 2010 [DE] 402010003317

Current U.S. Class: D12/169
Current International Class: 1216
Field of Search: D12/169,196,171,216,163,86,90-92 293/102,113,115,117,120 296/180.1,180.2

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D504365 April 2005 Pfeiffer
D511716 November 2005 Pfeiffer
D550594 September 2007 Pfeiffer
D578451 October 2008 Jodo et al.
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Primary Examiner: Brown; Melody N
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Crowell & Moring LLP


This application contains subject matter related to the following copending U.S. design patent applications:

Application Ser. No. 29/371,267, filed herewith and entitled "Vehicle, Toy, and/or Replicas Thereof"; and

Application Ser. No. 29/371,268, filed herewith and entitled "Front Portion of a Vehicle, Toy, and/or Replicas Thereof".

FIG. 1 is a left perspective view of a front bumper for a vehicle according to our design, the right perspective view being mirror symmetrical;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof.

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

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