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United States Patent D796,818
Chang September 12, 2017

Shoe upper


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

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/552,215
Filed: January 21, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,907,909-912,915,923-927,929-930,939,942-946,964-965,969,971-975,977-978 ;36/3B,22R,24.5,25R,28,32R,34R,59C,67A,103 ;D11/79,218,231,234

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Other References

Nike Soccer Unveils All-New Women'S Cleat Pack for 2016 [online], [retrieved Dec. 9, 2016], Retrieved from Internet <URL: http://news.nike.com/news/womens-cleat-pack-2016>; 10 color sheets, Dated Oct. 1, 2015. cited by applicant .
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Kyrie Irving Hyperdunk 2013: Reflecting His Past and Future [online], [retrieved Dec. 9, 2016], Retrieved from Internet <URL: http://news.nike.com/news/kyrie-irving-hyperdunk-explores-his-past-presen- t-and-future>; 7 color sheets, Dated Aug. 31, 2013. cited by applicant .
Nike Hyperdunk 2014 City Pack Takes the Court at World Basketball Festival [online], [retrieved Dec. 8, 2016], Retrieved from Internet <URL: http://news.nike.com/news/nike-hyperdunk-2014-city-pack-takes-the-court-a- t-world-basketball-festival>; 9 color sheets, Dated Aug. 7, 2014. cited by applicant .
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Primary Examiner: Snapp; Sandra
Assistant Examiner: Glennon; Katherine
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


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

FIG. 2 is a rear view thereof; and,

FIG. 3 is an alternative rear perspective view thereof.

The broken lines immediately adjacent to the shaded 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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