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United States Patent D744,217
Hardman December 1, 2015

Shoe outsole


CLAIM The ornamental design for a shoe outsole, as shown and described.
Inventors: Hardman; Tony (Portland, OR)
Name City State Country Type

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/520,748
Filed: March 17, 2015

Current U.S. Class: D2/958; D2/951; D2/955; D2/960
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906,908,916,918,925,946-962,977 ;36/3B,22R,24.5,25R,28,32R,34R,59C,67A,103

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Other References

Nike Footwear Catalog, 2015 Spring Core Performance Footwear Final, p. 21, published May 14, 2014 , NIKE, Inc., USA. cited by applicant .
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Primary Examiner: Nelson; T. Chase
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a shoe outsole showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear perspective view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is an enlarged view of FIG. 1 with unclaimed subject matter omitted.

The broken lines immediately adjacent to the shaded area represent unclaimed boundaries of the design. The broken lines showing the remainder of the shoe are for environmental purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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