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United States Patent D634,923
Lacey March 29, 2011

Portion of a shoe outsole


CLAIM The ornamental design for a portion of a shoe outsole, as shown and described.
Inventors: Lacey; Brad (Salisbury, MA)
Assignee: Converse Inc. (North Andover, MA)
Appl. No.: D/382,044
Filed: December 28, 2010

Current U.S. Class: D2/960 ; D2/951; D2/959
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: D2/902,906,908,916,918,925,946,947,950-962,977 36/3B,22R,24.5,25R,28,32R,34R,59C,67A,103

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Other References

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Primary Examiner: Nelson; T. Chase
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Plumsea Law Group, LLC


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a portion of a shoe outsole showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 3 is a rear perspective view thereof.

The broken line showings of the boundary of the claimed and the remainder of the shoe form no part of the claimed design.

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