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United States Patent D771,006
Tani ,   et al. November 8, 2016

Telephone base unit


CLAIM We claim the ornamental design for a telephone base unit, as shown and described.
Inventors: Tani; Atsushi (Osaka, JP), Katori; Takehito (Kyoto, JP)
Name City State Country Type

Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.



Assignee: Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd. (Osaka, JP)
Appl. No.: D/535,369
Filed: August 5, 2015

Foreign Application Priority Data

Feb 25, 2015 [EM] 002640367-0001

Current U.S. Class: D14/151; D14/140.9; D14/257
Current International Class: 1403
Field of Search: ;D14/140,140.1,140.7,140.8,141.2,142,147,148,149,151,150,158,159,188,217,240,243,247,248,251,299,329 ;D21/517 ;D18/1,7 ;D10/104.1 ;455/557,575,575.1,575.2,575.3,575.4,74.1 ;710/303 ;379/88.17,90.01,93.17,387.01,388.02,419-420.04,420.02,428.01-428.04,434-436,440,446-447,454-455,93.23

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2009/0283655 November 2009 Fukuda

Other References

Telephones.sub.--fd59a0ee-88d9-4299-be01-dd511b1b24e1-220607(Design -.COPYRGT. Questel). orbit.com [online PDF] 23 pages. Print Dates range from Dec. 8, 2014 to Nov. 11, 2015 [retrieved on Aug. 26, 2016] https://sobjprd.questel.fr/export/QPTUJ214/pdf2/fd59a0ee-88d9-4299-be01-d- d511b1b24e1-220607.pdf. cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Hattan; Susan Bennett
Assistant Examiner: Horse; Marie Fast
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Panasonic IP Management Culpepper; Kerry S.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a telephone base unit of the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a right side view thereof.

The broken lines immediately adjacent to the shaded surfaces define the bounds of the claim which extent to the boundaries but does not include the boundaries; the remaining broken lines depict portions of the telephone base unit that form no part of the claim; all broken lines form no part of the claim.

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