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United States Patent D634,524
Pauk ,   et al. March 22, 2011



CLAIM The ornamental design for a shoe, as shown and described.
Inventors: Pauk; Matthew R. (Boston, MA), Spieth; Drew W. (Somerville, MA)
Assignee: New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc. (Boston, MA)
Appl. No.: D/345,897
Filed: October 23, 2009

Current U.S. Class: D2/947 ; D2/951
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: D2/947,951,952,953,957,959,960 D25/153,156 36/3B,22R,24.5,25R,67A,59C,103

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Primary Examiner: Nelson; T. Chase
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Dewar; W. Gary


FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of a shoe showing the new design;

FIG. 2 is a right side view of the shoe depicted in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a left side view of the shoe depicted in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view of the shoe depicted in FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view of the shoe depicted in FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a front view of the shoe depicted in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear view of the shoe depicted in FIG. 1.

The broken lines shown throughout the views illustrate portions of the article that form no part of the claim.

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