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United States Patent D796,817
Schenone September 12, 2017

Shoe upper


CLAIM The ornamental design for a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Schenone; Kyle David (Beaverton, OR)
Name City State Country Type

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/552,152
Filed: January 20, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,907,912,915,920,946,947,950,960,969,972-974,977 ;36/3B,22R,24.5,25R,28,32R,34R,59C,67A,103 ;D5/47

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
2147197 February 1939 Glidden
2170741 August 1939 Ware
D210268 February 1968 Clayton, Jr.
D385405 October 1997 Lozano
D683533 June 2013 Williams, Jr.
D684761 June 2013 Williams, Jr.
D692225 October 2013 Madore
D709280 July 2014 Shaffer
D711088 August 2014 Kirschner
D712132 September 2014 O'Connor
2014/0338226 November 2014 Zavala
2015/0342286 December 2015 Huffman

Other References

Nike Free Flyknit Provides Compression Fit with Free Flexibility [online], [retrieved Dec. 28, 2016], Retrieved from Internet <URL: http://news.nike.com/news/nike-free-flyknit-provides-compression-fit-with- -free-flexibility >; 8 color sheets, Dated Jul. 16, 2013. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Snapp; Sandra
Assistant Examiner: Glennon; Katherine
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; and,

FIG. 3 is a rear perspective view thereof.

The photographic area is claimed. The broken lines immediately adjacent to the photographic area represent unclaimed boundaries 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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