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United States Patent D798,023
Hofmann ,   et al. September 19, 2017

Apparatus for handling and sorting packages


CLAIM The ornamental design for an apparatus for handling and sorting packages, as shown and described.
Inventors: Hofmann; Christoph (Salem-Neufrach, DE), Mok; Josef (Allensbach, DE)
Name City State Country Type

Siemens Aktiengesellschaft



Assignee: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft (Munich, DE)
Appl. No.: D/554,404
Filed: February 11, 2016

Foreign Application Priority Data

Aug 11, 2015 [CN] 2015 3 0299901

Current U.S. Class: D34/29
Current International Class: 1205
Field of Search: ;D34/29 ;198/837,860.1,861.1,624,643

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
4856642 August 1989 Nicholson
4984675 January 1991 Yamabe
D418656 January 2000 Andersson
7152730 December 2006 Gerke
8851267 October 2014 Sotelo
D746532 December 2015 Meyer
D777397 January 2017 Gediehn
2013/0241142 September 2013 Hashiuchi
Primary Examiner: Ramirez; Cynthia
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Schiff Hardin LLP


FIG. 1 is a front elevation view of an apparatus for handling and sorting packages showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a back elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a side elevational view of the right side thereof;

FIG. 6 is a side elevational view of the left side thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a perspective view taken generally from the upper, front, right-hand side thereof.

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