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United States Patent D666,792
Zambito September 11, 2012

Boot insert


CLAIM The ornamental design for a "boot insert," as shown and described.
Inventors: Zambito; Haley (West Bloomfield, NY)
Appl. No.: D/403,361
Filed: October 5, 2011

Current U.S. Class: D2/901 ; D2/909
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: D2/897,901,910-913,946,970,971 36/2R,7.2,7.3,7.1R,100,101,45 2/61 D24/190,192

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Other References

Black Stirrup Leg Warmers; downloaded from LaLaLingerie.com on Aug. 25, 2011 (2 pages). cited by other .
Omeez Boot Toppers; downloaded from oomez.com on Aug. 25, 2011 (3 pages). cited by other .
Boot Toppers Leggings; downloaded from etsy.com on Aug. 25, 2011 (25 pages). cited by other.

Primary Examiner: Spear; Robert M
Assistant Examiner: McCoy; Rashida C
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Hiscock & Barclay, LLP


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the bottom and front of the boot insert;

FIG. 2 is a right side plan view of the boot insert;

FIG. 3 is a front plan view of the boot insert;

FIG. 4 is a rear plan view of the boot insert;

FIG. 5 is a view looking upwardly at the boot insert from below;

FIG. 6 is a view looking downwardly at the boot insert from above; and,

FIG. 7 is a perspective view of the boot insert in use.

The left side view of the boot insert is identical to the right side view depicted in FIG. 2. The broken-lines of FIG. 1 depict a decorative pattern on the inside of the boot insert. The broken-lines of FIGS. 1 and 4 depict a seam. The broken-lines of FIG. 6 depict a boot and the decorative pattern of FIG. 1 now folded about the cuff of the boot. These broken line features are depicted for illustrative purposes only, and form no part of the claimed design.

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