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United States Patent D792,086
Carboy July 18, 2017

Shoe upper


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

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/559,770
Filed: March 31, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906-907,909-912,943-946,957-960,964,969,972-974,977-978 ;D5/47,54,63

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Nike SB Hyperfeel Koston 3 XT, as posted at SneakerFreaker.com [online], posted on Oct. 24, 2016 [site visited Mar. 22, 2017]. Available on the Internet, <URL: https://www.sneakerfreaker.com/sneakers/nike-sb-hyperfeel-koston-3-xt/>- ;. cited by examiner .
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Nike Koston 3 Flips the Script on Skate Footwear [online], [retrieved Dec. 22, 2016] retrieved from internet <URL: <http://news.nike.com/news/nike-koston-3-flips-the-script-on-skate-foo- twear/>; 7 color sheets, Dated Feb. 27, 2016. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Asch; Jeffrey D
Assistant Examiner: Caruso; Rebekah A
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 front view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof.

The broken lines immediately adjacent to the shaded area define the bounds of the claimed design, and form no part thereof. 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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