Easy To Use Patents Search & Patent Lawyer Directory

At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.

Search All Patents:

  This Patent May Be For Sale or Lease. Contact Us

  Is This Your Patent? Claim This Patent Now.

Register or Login To Download This Patent As A PDF

United States Patent D680,572
Morohoshi April 23, 2013



CLAIM The ornamental design for a projector, as shown and described.
Inventors: Morohoshi; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Name City State Country Type

Morohoshi; Hiroshi



Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd. (Tokyo, JP)
Appl. No.: D/408,858
Filed: December 16, 2011

Foreign Application Priority Data

Aug 30, 2011 [JP] 2011-019495

Current U.S. Class: D16/225 ; D16/230
Current International Class: 1602
Field of Search: D16/221,225,229-231,234 D21/514 352/34,242 353/46,50,71,74,119,122,115,52,57,15

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
3100427 August 1963 Lehmann et al.
D229781 January 1974 Laughon
5630659 May 1997 Ronzani et al.
D382002 August 1997 Hix et al.
D433048 October 2000 Ikenaga et al.
D491218 June 2004 Masamitsu et al.
6966651 November 2005 Johnson
7216989 May 2007 Sakurai
7984991 July 2011 Hayashi et al.
2011/0242506 October 2011 Uchiyama et al.
Foreign Patent Documents
2011-186706 Aug., 2011 JP
2011-186717 Aug., 2011 JP
2011-186743 Aug., 2011 JP

Other References

Unpublished U.S. Appl. No. 13/595,087. cited by applicant .
Unpublished U.S. Appl. No. 13/596,471. cited by applicant .
Unpublished U.S. Appl. No. 13/589,570. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Laymon; Wan
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.


FIG. 1 is an enlarged front elevational view of a projector;

FIG. 2 is an enlarged rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is an enlarged left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is an enlarged right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is an enlarged top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is an enlarged bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a front, top, and right side perspective view thereof.

The broken lines in the drawings depict environmental subject matter only and form no part of the claimed design.

* * * * *

File A Patent Application

  • Protect your idea -- Don't let someone else file first. Learn more.

  • 3 Easy Steps -- Complete Form, application Review, and File. See our process.

  • Attorney Review -- Have your application reviewed by a Patent Attorney. See what's included.