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United States Patent D826,540
Petrie August 28, 2018

Shoe upper


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

NIKE, Inc.



Assignee: NIKE, Inc. (Beaverton, OR)
Appl. No.: D/599,669
Filed: April 5, 2017

Current U.S. Class: D2/973
Current International Class: 0299
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906-908,923,944,946,969,972-975,978 ;D5/46,47,49,53

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Primary Examiner: Simone; Dominic V
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 second front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is an opposite side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a top view thereof.

The broken lines immediately adjacent to the photographic area define the peripheral bounds of the claimed design and form no part thereof. The broken lines showing the remainder of the shoe represent unclaimed subject matter and form no part of the claimed design.

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