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Examples of an electronic device which may be used with the stand is shown and described in U.S. Design patent application Ser. No. 29/353,307, titled “Portable Display Device,” filed Jan. 6, 2010, U.S. Design patent application Ser. No. 29/353,311, titled “Portable Display Device,” filed Jan. 6, 2010, or U.S. Design patent application Ser. No. 29/354,599, titled “Portable Display Device,” filed Jan. 26, 2010.

FIG. 1 is a top front perspective view of a stand showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a left view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a right view thereof.

FIGS. 1 through 8 show a stand, the body of which is transparent.

The broken lines in the Figures show portions of the stand which form no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a stand, as shown and described.

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Patent History

Patent number: D643844
Type: Grant
Filed: Apr 2, 2010
Date of Patent: Aug 23, 2011
Assignee: Apple Inc. (Cupertino, CA)
Inventors: Jody Akana (San Francisco, CA), Bartley K. Andre (Menlo Park, CA), Jeremy Bataillou (San Francisco, CA), Daniel J. Coster (San Francisco, CA), Daniele De Iuliis (San Francisco, CA), Evans Hankey (San Francisco, CA), Richard P. Howarth (San Francisco, CA), Jonathan P. Ive (San Francisco, CA), Duncan Robert Kerr (San Francisco, CA), Shin Nishibori (Portola Valley, CA), Matthew Dean Rohrbach (San Francisco, CA), Peter Russell-Clarke (San Francisco, CA), Christopher J. Stringer (Woodside, CA), Eugene Antony Whang (San Francisco, CA), Rico Zorkendorfer (San Francisco, CA)
Primary Examiner: Angela J Lee
Attorney: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.
Application Number: 29/358,997


Current U.S. Class: Support Or Base (D14/447)