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United States Patent D807,632
Sullivan January 16, 2018

Shoe upper


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

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/584,415
Filed: November 14, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D2/972; D2/947; D2/977
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906-912,943-947,964,968-969,970,972-974,977,980,983,901 ;D24/192

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Primary Examiner: Asch; Jeffrey D
Assistant Examiner: Caruso; Rebekah A
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 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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