Footwear upper

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FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the footwear upper embodying the new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a rear view thereof.

FIGS. 1-6 show features of an article of footwear in phantom lines. These features are shown for environmental purposes and do not form any part of the claimed design. Further, the phantom lines immediately adjacent the solid-line portions of the design form the boundary of the design, with the phantom lines forming no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for footwear upper, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D266455 October 12, 1982 Famolare, Jr.
D283364 April 15, 1986 Gamm
D461950 August 27, 2002 Adams
D470651 February 25, 2003 Masullo
D475187 June 3, 2003 Shea et al.
D480543 October 14, 2003 Robbins
D487335 March 9, 2004 Robbins
D487626 March 23, 2004 Adams
D487957 April 6, 2004 Robbins
D487961 April 6, 2004 Robbins
D499242 December 7, 2004 Adams et al.
Other references
  • Merrell Fall 2004 Catalog, pp. 35-38.
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Patent History
Patent number: D541029
Type: Grant
Filed: Nov 14, 2005
Date of Patent: Apr 24, 2007
Assignee: Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (Rockford, MI)
Inventors: Clark A. Matis (Charlotte, VT), AnnaMaria Furlanetto (Montebelluna)
Primary Examiner: Stella Reid
Assistant Examiner: Rashida C. McCoy
Attorney: Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
Application Number: 29/242,752
Current U.S. Class: D2/969