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United States Patent D606,528
Khan ,   et al. December 22, 2009

Skin for a handheld electronic device


CLAIM We claim the ornamental design for a skin for a handheld electronic device, as shown and described.
Inventors: Khan; Gabriel Deen (Waterloo, CA), Yu; Michael Xingyi (Waterloo, CA), Youssefi-Shams; Kasra (Waterloo, CA), Ferrari; Marco Sixtus (Waterloo, CA), Fahrendorff; Anders (Ottawa, CA)
Assignee: Research In Motion Limited (Waterloo, CA)
Appl. No.: D/336,423
Filed: May 4, 2009

Current U.S. Class: D14/250 ; D3/269
Current International Class: 1403
Field of Search: D14/240,250-253,345,432,439-440 D3/201,215,218-219,269 D6/407 D9/432 206/320,576 224/191,240,929-930 281/51 379/420.04,433.11,437,440,446-447,449-455 455/575.1,575.6,575.8,575.9

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Other References

"Skins" for various Blackberry Devices: Downloaded Oct. 1, 2009 at http://www.shopblackberry.com/.sub.--blackberryaccessories/cgi-bin/pd.cgi- ?page=category&category=Cases&from.sub.--category=Lifestyles&pid=. cited by examiner .
iPhone Cases: Downloaded Oct. 1, 2009 at http://www.agent18.com/products.aspx. cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Hyder; Philip S
Assistant Examiner: Cody; Roselynne


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a skin for a handheld electronic device;

FIG. 2 is a back perspective view of the skin;

FIG. 3 is a front plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a back plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom plan view thereof.

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