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United States Patent D807,007
Ringholz January 9, 2018

Upper for shoe with removable straps


CLAIM I claim the ornamental design for an upper for a shoe with removable straps, as shown and described.
Inventors: Ringholz; Ryan (Mill Valley, CA)
Name City State Country Type

Plae, Inc.

San Francisco


Assignee: PLAE, INC. (San Francisco, CA)
Appl. No.: D/553,517
Filed: February 2, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D2/969
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906-907,909-912,916-918,925-942,943-946,957-960,964,969,970-974

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
D441180 May 2001 Matis
D543017 May 2007 Hulbert
D553839 October 2007 Tapolcai
D561431 February 2008 Walton
7380354 June 2008 Yamashita
D576384 September 2008 Weber
D577897 October 2008 Belley
D586098 February 2009 Schoenborn
D586546 February 2009 Schoenborn
D593303 June 2009 St-Louis
D597284 August 2009 Loverin
D597292 August 2009 Schoenborn
D626737 November 2010 Dean
D654678 February 2012 Dean
D654679 February 2012 Dean
D671728 December 2012 Kelley
D702930 April 2014 Rademacher
D732282 June 2015 Ringholz
D734013 July 2015 Ringholz
D734014 July 2015 Ringholz
D734015 July 2015 Ringholz
D774742 December 2016 White
Primary Examiner: Asch; Jeffrey D
Assistant Examiner: Caruso; Rebekah A
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an upper for a shoe with removable straps of the present invention.

FIG. 2 is left side view of the shoe shown in FIG. 1.

FIG. 3 is a right side view of the shoe shown in FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a top view of the shoe shown in FIG. 1.

FIG. 5 is a front view of the shoe shown in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 6 is a rear view of the shoe shown in FIG. 1.

The broken lines located in the shaded area of the strap of the upper for shoe above the midsole represent stitching that forms part of the claimed design. 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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