Docking station for use with a handheld electronic device

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FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a docking station for use with a handheld electronic device showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side view thereof, the left side view thereof being a mirror image;

FIG. 5 is a back view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof.

The broken line showing of the plugs is included for the purpose of illustrating environmental structure and forms no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a docking station for use with a handheld electronic device, as shown and described.

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Patent History
Patent number: D553106
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 8, 2006
Date of Patent: Oct 16, 2007
Inventor: Paul Griffin (Nashville, TN)
Primary Examiner: Mitchell Siegel
Assistant Examiner: Keli′ L. Acker
Attorney: Michael E. McKee
Application Number: 29/265,820
Current U.S. Class: D13/217