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United States Patent D748,203
Karunaratne January 26, 2016

Baseplate for use with toy pieces


CLAIM The ornamental design for a baseplate for use with toy pieces, as shown and described.
Inventors: Karunaratne; Arjuna Ragunath (Fremont, CA)
Name City State Country Type

TechnologyOne, Inc.



Assignee: TechnologyOne, Inc. (Fremont, CA)
Appl. No.: D/508,492
Filed: November 6, 2014

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
13760880Feb 6, 2013

Current U.S. Class: D21/491
Current International Class: 2101
Field of Search: ;D21/478,479,484,485-505 ;446/69,85,102-128 ;434/208,259,403 ;273/153,156,160 ;428/174 ;D6/303

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
5876261 March 1999 Bach et al.
6443796 September 2002 Shackelford
D614250 April 2010 Frederiksen
D683409 May 2013 Lomax et al.
8477931 July 2013 Thompson et al.
D694222 November 2013 Thompson et al.
D694226 November 2013 Thompson et al.
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2006/0166590 July 2006 Ishikawa
2013/0217295 August 2013 Karunaratne
2015/0105127 April 2015 Thompson et al.

Other References

Small Works--BrickCase for iPod(R) Touch 4th Generation, http://smallworks.com/collections/brickcase-for-ipod-touch-4th-generation- , earliest access Oct. 28, 2013, 2 pp. cited by applicant .
Smallworks--IPad(R) Mini BrickCase, http://smallworks.com/collections/ipad-mini, earliest access Nov. 22, 2013, 2 pp. cited by applicant .
Lego Mosaic 6162 product sheet, copied Sep. 2, 2014, product introduced and discontinued in 2007, 1 pg. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Chin; Cynthia M
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld LLP Hann; James F.


FIG. 1 is a front, right, top view of a baseplate for use with toy pieces showing my new design and illustrating a central open region formed therein;

FIG. 2 is a top elevation view thereof, the bottom elevation view being identical;

FIG. 3 is a front plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevation view thereof, the right side elevation view being identical; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The baseplate for use with toy pieces is used to position and support toy pieces, including toy pieces in the form of a toy bricks, over a generated image display surface, including tablet computer screens.

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