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United States Patent D809,761
Parrett February 13, 2018

Shoe upper


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

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/560,071
Filed: April 1, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906-907,909-912,943-946,957-960,964,969,972-974,977-978 ;D5/47,54,63

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Other References

Nike Free Trainer 1.0 "Chalk for Your Feet," as posted at KicksOnFire.com [online], posted on Nov. 4, 2015 [site visited Mar. 14, 2017]. Available on the Internet, <URL: https://www.kicksonfire.com/nike-free-trainer-1-0-chalk-for-your-feet-ano- ther-look/>. cited by examiner .
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Primary Examiner: Asch; Jeffery 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 top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is an opposite side view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a second front 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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