Keypad for a portable electronic device

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FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a keypad for a portable electronic device in accordance with our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof, the left and right sides of the keypad for a portable electronic device being symmetrical to one another;

The rear view forms no part of the design and is omitted. The broken line showing of environmental structures is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a keypad for a portable electronic device, as shown and described.

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Patent History
Patent number: D617802
Type: Grant
Filed: Jun 9, 2008
Date of Patent: Jun 15, 2010
Assignee: Roche Diagnostics Operations, Inc. (Indianapolis, IN)
Inventors: Rebecca Holliday (Fishers, IN), Karl Werner (Wiesloch), Jason Bush (Fishers, IN), Stacia Davis (McCordsville, IN), Bettina Steiner (Indianapolis, IN), Michael Lee Long (Fishers, IN), Paul Galley (Cumberland, IN), Ulf Meiertoberens (Stocksund)
Primary Examiner: Jennifer Rivard
Assistant Examiner: Angela J Lee
Attorney: Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Application Number: 29/319,422
Current U.S. Class: Keyboard Or Keypad (D14/455)