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United States Patent D713,796
Akana ,   et al. September 23, 2014



CLAIM The ornamental design for a connector, as shown and described.
Inventors: Akana; Jody (San Francisco, CA), Andre; Bartley K. (Palo Alto, CA), Bataillou; Jeremy (San Francisco, CA), Coster; Daniel J. (San Francisco, CA), De Iuliis; Daniele (San Francisco, CA), Hankey; M. Evans (San Francisco, CA), Hoenig; Julian (San Francisco, CA), Howarth; Richard P. (San Francisco, CA), Ive; Jonathan P. (San Francisco, CA), Kerr; Duncan Robert (San Francisco, CA), Nishibori; Shin (Kailua, HI), Rohrbach; Matthew Dean (San Francisco, CA), Russell-Clarke; Peter (San Francisco, CA), Stringer; Christopher J. (Woodside, CA), Whang; Eugene Antony (San Francisco, CA), Zorkendorfer; Rico (San Francisco, CA)
Name City State Country Type

Apple Inc.



Assignee: Apple Inc. (Cupertino, CA)
Appl. No.: D/485,445
Filed: March 19, 2014

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Current U.S. Class: D13/147
Current International Class: 1303
Field of Search: ;D13/133,147,153,154,184,199 ;D14/432,433,435,435.1,436,437,438 ;439/79,108,135,180,246,278,291,328,344,350,353,357,358,374,378,381,391,489,509,527,529,530,533,587,594,598,607.01,607.04,607.05,607.17,607.25,607.34,607.41,607.53,626,629,637,656,660,668,676,680,711,745,752,892,894

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Primary Examiner: Bui; Daniel
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.


FIG. 1 is a top front perspective view of a connector showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is another side view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a front view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a rear view thereof.

The broken lines in the figures show portions of the connector that form no part of the claimed design.

The shade lines in the figures show contour and not surface ornamentation.

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