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The broken lines shown in the drawings are to illustrate environment and form no part of the presently claimed design. The bottom and internal surface of the footwear upper form no part of the presently claimed design.
The shading lines shown in the drawings represent the approximate three-dimensional contour of the design, and are not intended to indicate surface decoration.
We claim the ornamental design for a footwear upper, as shown and described.
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- Printout of website http://wvvw.sneakerfreaker.com/sneaker-releases/Nike-Ippeas-2008-Olympics/, printed Jul. 7, 2009; illustrated boot publicly used 2008.
Filed: May 10, 2010
Date of Patent: Aug 31, 2010
Assignee: Ariat International, Inc. (Union City, CA)
Inventors: Michael P. McCarron (Danville, CA), Linda S. Poetsch (Oregon City, OR)
Primary Examiner: Robert M Spear
Assistant Examiner: Rashida C McCoy
Attorney: Dascenzo Intellectual Property Law, P.C.
Application Number: 29/361,341