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United States Patent D809,762
Wright ,   et al. February 13, 2018

Shoe upper


CLAIM The ornamental design for a shoe upper, as shown and described.
Inventors: Wright; Ronald W. (Vancouver, WA), Malik; Anum (Portland, OR)
Name City State Country Type

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/562,969
Filed: April 29, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D2/972
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906-908,944,946,969,972-974

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Primary Examiner: Ramirez; Cynthia
Assistant Examiner: Yu; Laura H
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


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

FIG. 2 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear perspective view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a front view thereof.

The even-length broken lines within the shaded area represent stitching. The uneven-length broken lines immediately adjacent to the shaded area represent unclaimed boundaries of the design. The uneven-length 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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