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United States Patent D773,928
Trettin ,   et al. December 13, 2016

Fluid dispenser


CLAIM The ornamental design for a fluid dispenser, as shown and described.
Inventors: Trettin; Bradley L. (Buffalo Lake, MN), Maher; Michael (Hutchinson, MN)
Name City State Country Type

David S. Smith America, Inc.

Lester Prairie


Assignee: David S. Smith America, Inc. (Lester Prairie, MN)
Appl. No.: D/562,622
Filed: April 27, 2016

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
29491758May 23, 2014D766083

Current U.S. Class: D9/440; D9/443
Current International Class: 0907
Field of Search: ;D9/434,435,436,437,439,440,443,444,445,447,449,450,453,499 ;D7/313 ;222/511,514

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2015/0048111 February 2015 Bellmore
2015/0069094 March 2015 Maher
Foreign Patent Documents
2015/179614 Nov 2015 WO

Other References

Performance dispensing for all types of packaging, Push Taps--DS Smith Plastics, available mid-Oct. 2013, http://www.dssmith.com/plastics/offering/flexible-packaging--dispensing-s- olutions/worldwide-dispensers/in-stock-solutions/push-taps/. cited by applicant .
Goode, Finding Closure, Wines & Vines, Aug. 2008, http://www.winesandvines.com/template.cfm?content=57269§ion=features. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Spear; Robert M
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Vidas, Arrett & Steinkraus


FIG. 1 is a three-dimensional view of a fluid dispenser.

FIG. 2 is a front view of the fluid dispenser of FIG. 1.

FIG. 3 is a back view of the fluid dispenser of FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a side view of the fluid dispenser of FIG. 1.

FIG. 5 is a side view of the fluid dispenser of FIG. 1.

FIG. 6 is a top view of the fluid dispenser of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view of the fluid dispenser of FIG. 1.

The broken lines shown in the drawings form no part of the claimed design.

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