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United States Patent D730,783
Henriques ,   et al. June 2, 2015

Vehicle grille unit


CLAIM The ornamental design for a vehicle grille unit, as shown and described.
Inventors: Henriques; Alexandre Batista Da Silva (Rochester Hills, MI), Thole; Louis D. (Grosse Pointe Park, MI), Mainville; Marc A. (Grosse Pointe Woods, MI)
Name City State Country Type




Assignee: GM Global Technology Operations LLC (Detroit, MI)
Appl. No.: D/473,976
Filed: November 27, 2013

Current U.S. Class: D12/163
Current International Class: 1216
Field of Search: ;D12/163,169,171,216,196,86,90,91,92 ;180/68.1,68.6,68.4,89.17 ;296/193.1,193.11 ;293/102,115,117

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
D592551 May 2009 Manoogian et al.
D604210 November 2009 Kim
D623090 September 2010 Cox et al.
7896409 March 2011 Abdelnour et al.
D644148 August 2011 Smart
D644567 September 2011 Kozub
D656869 April 2012 Fetherston et al.
D660751 May 2012 Matei et al.
D668183 October 2012 Smart
8292350 October 2012 Li et al.
D670213 November 2012 Koehl et al.
D671462 November 2012 Fetherston et al.
D679225 April 2013 Gifford
D680909 April 2013 Munson et al.
D702601 April 2014 Wada
D704103 May 2014 Mack et al.
D708555 July 2014 Mackay
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Other References

Tholes, Louis D., Vehicle Grille, Design U.S. Appl. No. 29/466,635, filed Sep. 10, 2013, 3 pages. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Brooks; Cathron
Assistant Examiner: Moore, Jr.; Clese
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Anderson; Lionel D. Reising Ethington P.C.


FIG. 1 is a front view of a vehicle grille unit;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view of the vehicle grille unit;

FIG. 3 is a top view of the vehicle grille unit; and,

FIG. 4 is a side view of the vehicle grille unit.

The broken lines shown in the drawings depict portions of the vehicle grille unit that form no part of the claimed design.

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