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United States Patent D796,814
Hatfield September 12, 2017

Shoe upper


CLAIM The ornamental design for a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Hatfield; Tinker L. (Portland, OR)
Name City State Country Type

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/551,182
Filed: January 11, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,907,909-912,920,943-946,969,970,972-975,977,978 ;D5/47,53

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Other References

The Ultimate Jordans Presenting MTM [online], [retrieved Dec. 1, 2016], Retrieved from Internet < http://news.nike.com/news/the-ultimate-jordans-presenting-mtm>; 11 color sheets, Jun. 11, 2015. cited by applicant .
Jordan Brand Unveils Melo M12 [online], [retrieved Dec. 1, 2016], Retrieved from Internet < http://news.nike.com/news/jordan-brand-unveils-melo-m12>; 6 color sheets, Dec. 4, 2015. cited by applicant .
Nike Jordan CP3 VIII AE, [retrieved Dec. 1, 2016], 1 color sheet, Date unknown but at least as early as Jan. 11, 2016. cited by applicant .
Sophisticated Simplicity Unveiling the Kobe X, Kobe Bryant's Tenth Signature Shoe [online], [retrieved Dec. 1, 2016], Retrieved from Internet < http://news.nike.com/news/sophisticated-simplicity-unveiling-the-kobe-x-k- obe-bryant-s-tenth-signature-shoe >; 12 color sheets, Jan. 31, 2015. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Snapp; Sandra
Assistant Examiner: Glennon; Katherine
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a shoe upper showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 4 is an enlarged view of FIG. 1 with environmental portions removed for clarity;

FIG. 5 is an enlarged view of FIG. 2 with environmental portions removed for clarity; and,

FIG. 6 is an enlarged view of FIG. 3 with environmental portions removed for clarity.

The broken lines immediately surrounding to the shaded area represents an unclaimed peripheral boundary of the design. The broken lines showing the remainder of the shoe are for environmental purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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