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United States Patent D669,233
Ranstead October 16, 2012

Hands-free leash

Claims


CLAIM I claim the ornamental design for a hands-free leash, as shown and described.
Inventors: Ranstead; Audrey Jane (Fairbanks, AK)
Appl. No.: D/351,107
Filed: November 30, 2009

Current U.S. Class: D30/153
Current International Class: 3004
Field of Search: 318/257 D30/154,160,151,199,153,152 119/707-712,786-788,791,780,782,769-771,792-799,758,760,784,802,856,857,863,865,719,859,908,776 D21/791,840 D8/1,14,47 248/121,521,545,499,145,156,508,530,125.1,125.3,125.8,690 211/205 52/155,166,157,162,163 135/118 403/360,378 473/149,147 D26/138 362/401 410/101 405/259.1,244 182/3 24/523,525,299,594.11,DIG.35,3.2,600.7,905 D24/199 54/71,34 267/113,136,34,70-72 16/66 340/573.3,668 294/82.34,19.1 114/221R 441/75 128/878,882,DIG.15 D29/120.1-120.2,100,101.1 D2/627,624,631

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Primary Examiner: Lee; Susan Moon

Description



FIG. 1 is an isometric view of a hands-free leash in accordance with the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a top view of the hands-free leash of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a bottom view of the hands-free leash of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a front view of the hands-free leash of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a back view of the hands-free leash of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a left side view of the hands-free leash of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a right side view of the hands-free leash of FIG. 1.

In FIGS. 1-7, the broken lines indicating environmental features of snap hooks and stitching form no part of the claimed design.

The portions of the leash that are shown "broken-away" in FIGS. 1-3, 6 and 7 are meant to indicate that those portions of the leash are of non-specified length.

Furthermore, the portions of the article not shown form no part of the claimed design.

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