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United States Patent D594,871
Ma June 23, 2009

Flash drive


CLAIM The ornamental design for a flash drive, as shown.
Inventors: Ma; Tien-Chi (Zhongshan District, Taipei City, TW)
Appl. No.: D/309,359
Filed: July 31, 2008

Current U.S. Class: D14/480.6
Current International Class: 1499
Field of Search: D14/301,313,348-358,363,368,370,432-436,496,136-137,155-156,167-168,240,242,299,411,384-385,518,402 D3/201,273 D13/149,184 710/300-301 439/131,140-142 361/684-686 360/97.01

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Functional Keychains: USB Rechargeable Keychain Light, Web Archive [online] Dec. 26, 2005 [retrieved on Dec. 6, 2006]. Retrieved from the Internet <URL: http://web.archive.org/web/20051226115851/http://www.promotionalkeychains- .biz/usb-keychain-light.html>. cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Brooks; Cathron C
Assistant Examiner: Kearney; Karen E
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Bacon & Thomas, PLLC


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a flash drive showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

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