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United States Patent D780,430
Petrie March 7, 2017

Shoe upper


CLAIM The ornamental design for a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Petrie; Jason G. (Portland, OR)
Name City State Country Type

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/538,216
Filed: September 1, 2015

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/925,907,961,962,972,978,976,944,916,919,921,929,930,932,936,941,943,946,969,971,974,973

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
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D404555 January 1999 Gray
D406449 March 1999 Hardy
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D503528 April 2005 Morris
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D575046 August 2008 Stauffer
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D679085 April 2013 Grenet
D684760 June 2013 Williams, Jr.
D699935 February 2014 Hatfield
D707952 July 2014 Petrie
D709277 July 2014 Takenaka
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D712133 September 2014 Miner
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D730641 June 2015 Benge
2013/0008053 January 2013 Nishiwaki

Other References

Nike Footwear Catalog, 1997 Late Spring Footwear, p. 188, published Sep. 1996, NIKE, Inc., USA. cited by applicant .
Nike Footwear Catalog, 2001 Late Spring Men's and Women's Footwear (red cover), p. 26, published Sep. 2000, NIKE, Inc., USA. cited by applicant .
Nike Footwear Catalog, 2013 Holiday Womens Performance Footwear, p. 29, published Feb. 2013, NIKE, Inc., USA. cited by applicant .
Nike Footwear Catalog, 2014 Fall Sporting Goods Footwear Better, p. 5, published Nov. 1, 2013 , NIKE, Inc., USA. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Hill; Keli L
Assistant Examiner: Johnson; Karra S
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


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

FIG. 2 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a second side view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof.

The broken line immediately surrounding the shaded area represents an unclaimed perimeter boundary 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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