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United States Patent D796,819
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/552,245
Filed: January 21, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/900,902,907,909-912,915,923-927,929-930,939,942-946,964-965,969,971-975,977-978 ;D5/5,13-14,26,28,53,57,65

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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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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;

FIG. 3 is a rear perspective view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof.

The photographic area is claimed. The broken lines immediately adjacent to the photographic area define the bounds of the claimed design, and form no part thereof. The lack of a broken or solid line immediately adjacent to the photographic area indicates a claimed edge 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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