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United States Patent D817,613
Atwell May 15, 2018

Shoe midsole


CLAIM The ornamental design for a shoe midsole, as shown and described.
Inventors: Atwell; Zac (Beaverton, OR)
Name City State Country Type

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/604,281
Filed: May 16, 2017

Current U.S. Class: D2/947; D2/960
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906,908,916,918,925,946-962,977 ;36/1,1.5,3B,22R,24.5,25R,28,32R,34R,59C,67A,101-107,114-116,117.3,117.4,124-136

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Other References

The Nike Free RN 2018 debuts in Mid-February, with Flyknit version coming soon, WearTesters.com, Jan. 31, 2018, Noah Goldowitz, [online], [site visited Feb. 28, 2018]. <URL: https://weartesters.com/nike-free-rn-2018-d (Year: 2018). cited by examiner .
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Primary Examiner: Nelson; T. Chase
Assistant Examiner: Han; Jonathan J.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Shook, Hardy & Bacon, L.L.P.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a shoe showing my design;

FIG. 2 is a side view thereof; and,

FIG. 3 is a rear perspective view thereof.

The long-and-short broken lines form an unclaimed boundary around at least a portion of the claimed subject matter, and form no part of the claim. The even-length broken lines, which show the remainder of the article, are directed to environment, represent unclaimed subject matter, and form no part of the claimed design.

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