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United States Patent D722,428
Lindner ,   et al. February 17, 2015

Shoe sole

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for a shoe sole, as shown and described.
Inventors: Lindner; Troy C. (Portland, OR), Campos; Fidencio (Dallas, OR), Minami; Tetsuya T. (Portland, OR)
Applicant:
Name City State Country Type

NIKE, Inc.

Beaverton

OR

US
Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/492,608
Filed: May 31, 2014

Current U.S. Class: D2/957; D2/951; D2/954
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906,908,916,918,925,946-962,977 ;36/3B,22R,24.5,25R,28,32R,34R,59C,67A,103

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Other References

Nike Footwear Catalog, 2003 Late Spring: Men's, Women's, and Kids' Footwear, p. M3, published Sep. 2002, NIKE, Inc., USA. cited by applicant .
Nike Footwear Catalog, 2010 Holiday: Men's Footwear: Performance, p. 7, published Feb. 2010, NIKE, Inc., USA. cited by applicant .
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Women's Skech-Air by Skechers USA, Inc. USA [online]. [retrieved Apr. 10, 2014]. Retrieved from the Internet <URL: http://www.skechers.com/style/11848/skech-air#Color=GYHP>. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Nelson; T. Chase
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.

Description



FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a shoe sole showing our new design, wherein the grayfill/non-grayfill represents a contrast of appearance;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a lateral side view thereof; and

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof.

The grayfill region in FIGS. 1-4 contrasting with the non-grayfill region depicts a contrast of appearance. The broken lines immediately adjacent to the shaded areas represent unclaimed boundaries of the design. The broken lines showing the remainder of the shoe sole are for environmental purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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