Skip to: Description  ·  Claims  ·  References Cited  · Patent History  ·  Patent History

FIG. 1 is a rear perspective view of a tailgate showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a side view thereof.

The broken lines depicts portions of the tailgate that form no part of the claimed design.


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

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D397978 September 8, 1998 Helgeson
D420317 February 8, 2000 Ney
D494521 August 17, 2004 Metros
D494910 August 24, 2004 Metros
D527697 September 5, 2006 Metros
D541719 May 1, 2007 McChesney
D556110 November 27, 2007 Schiavone
D613225 April 6, 2010 Wu
D614556 April 27, 2010 Wu
D710283 August 5, 2014 O'Donnell
D758271 June 7, 2016 McMahan
D840306 February 12, 2019 Kozub
Patent History
Patent number: D856882
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 17, 2018
Date of Patent: Aug 20, 2019
Assignee: FCA US LLC (Auburn Hills, MI)
Inventors: Deyan Ninov (Royal Oak, MI), Everard J Scott (Sterling Heights, MI), Michael Gillam (Oxford, MI), Gregory A. Howell (Farmington, MI)
Primary Examiner: Garth Rademaker
Assistant Examiner: Melvin L Davis
Application Number: 29/673,660
Current U.S. Class: Exterior Panel Or Door (D12/196)