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United States Patent D708,555
Mackay July 8, 2014

Vehicle grille assembly


CLAIM The ornamental design for a vehicle grille assembly, as shown and described.
Inventors: Mackay; Brendon C. (Shelby Township, MI)
Name City State Country Type

GM Global Technology Operations LLC



Assignee: GM Global Technology Operations LLC (Detroit, MI)
Appl. No.: D/450,989
Filed: March 27, 2013

Current U.S. Class: D12/163
Current International Class: 1216
Field of Search: ;D12/196,163,216,96 ;348/148,E7.085 ;293/115,102,120,118,119,132,117,121,122,155,133 ;296/193.1,187.04,187.09,193.09,190.07,190.08,203.02 ;180/68.6,68.1,68.4,89.17 ;362/467,507,505,506,546,549,496,497 ;29/453 ;280/507 ;52/473,668,669,667 ;165/149 ;428/319.3,319.7,68,71,76 ;403/353,386

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Other References

2014 GMC Sierra Front Grille, posted at Free Car Wallpaper, Sep. 20, 2013, .COPYRGT. 2013 World Car Wallpapers, [online], [site visited Dec. 17, 2013]. Available from Internet, <URL: http://www.worldcarwallpapers.com/2014-gmc-sierra-front-grille/>. cited by examiner .
2014 Sierra 1500 Pickup Truck, posted at GMC , No Post Date Given, .COPYRGT. 2013 GMC, [online], [site visited Dec. 17, 2013]. Available from Internet, <URL: http://www.gmc.com/sierra-1500-pickup-truck.html>. cited by examiner .
2014 GMC Sierra 1500 SLE grille and badge photo, posted at Car and Driver, No post date given, .COPYRGT. 2013 Car and Driver, [online], [site visited Dec. 17, 2013]. Available from Internet, <URL: http://www.caranddriver.com/photos-12q4/492040/2014-gmc-sierra-1500-sle-g- rille-and-badge-photo-492688>. cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Goodman; Eric
Assistant Examiner: Harvey; Ryan
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Parks IP Law LLC Murray, Esq.; Mickki D.


FIG. 1 is front perspective view of a vehicle grille assembly showing the new design;

FIG. 2 is a side view, thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view, thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a top plan view, thereof.

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