Title:
Housing for a portable telephone or similar article
United States Patent D300742


Inventors:
Soren, Leonid (Lincolnwood, IL)
Nagele, Albert L. (Wilmette, IL)
Application Number:
07/097462
Publication Date:
04/18/1989
Filing Date:
09/11/1987
Assignee:
Motorola, Inc. (Schaumburg, IL)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D14/138, D14/138R, D14/138AB, D14/147
Field of Search:
D14/53, D14/63, D14/64, 379/433, 379/434, 379/435, 379/436, 379/440, 379/419
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US Patent References:
D297734Housing for portable handset telephone or similar articleSeptember, 1988Soren et al.D14/64
D297735Housing for a portable handset telephone or similar articleSeptember, 1988Soren et al.D14/64
D297736Housing for a portable handset telephone or similar articleSeptember, 1988Krolopp et al.D14/64
D286778Vehicular handset telephone control unit or similar articleNovember, 1986BeaumontD14/53
D284468TelephoneJuly, 1986MatrasD14/53
D284759Portable radio telephone or similar articleJuly, 1986Nagele et al.D14/53
D284761Handset telephoneJuly, 1986RyanD14/53
D283126TelephoneMarch, 1986MarshallD14/53
D282465Communications transceiver setFebruary, 1986Hurley et al.D14/53
D282544Telephone setFebruary, 1986WuD14/53
D282738Cordless telephone handsetFebruary, 1986NicholsD14/53
D282743TelephoneFebruary, 1986HuangD14/53
D281686TelephoneDecember, 1985Rivette et al.D14/53
D281687Telephone setDecember, 1985SakowD14/53
D281242TelephoneNovember, 1985HovaD14/53
D281496Housing for a telephone setNovember, 1985ChenD14/53
D280986Telephone handset for mobile radio unitOctober, 1985KaoD14/53
D278815Housing for a telephone handsetMay, 1985WilliamsD14/53
D279004Housing for a telecommunications handsetMay, 1985RyanD14/63
D279005Housing for a telephone handset or similar articleMay, 1985Genaro et al.D14/53
D277574Handset telephoneFebruary, 1985LeeD14/53
D276520TelephoneNovember, 1984Breslow et al.D14/53
D275950TelephoneOctober, 1984MarshallD14/53
D254435Housing for a telephone setMarch, 1980FerronD14/63
4018998Communication hand-set foldable for protectionApril, 1977Wegner379/433
3476886FOLDABLE TELEPHONE SETNovember, 1969Ferrgri et al.D14/64
D208787N/AOctober, 1967Bennstrom-PrescottD14/63
D207490N/AApril, 1967Zanuso et al.D14/53
D200158N/AJanuary, 1965ZanusoD14/53



Foreign References:
DE822251November, 1951379/434
DE3309832ASeptember, 1984D14/64X
Other References:
B. N. Genius brochure; at p. 39, Panasonic Cordless Phone, #561004.
Portatel: New Cordless Telehpone; Autophone, Apr. 20, 1987.
Realistic Duofone Owners Manual ET-415, Cat. No. 43-555, Cordless Electric Telephone.
Primary Examiner:
FAY JR, HORACE
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
ATTN: DONALD B. SOUTHARD, ESQ. (MOTOROLA, INC. 1303 E. ALGONQUIN RD., SCHAUMBURG, IL, 60196, US)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for housing for a portable telephone or similararticle, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front, top and right side perspective view of housing for a portable telephone or similar article showing our new design in opened position;

FIG. 2 is a left side elevational view thereof; the opposite side elevation being a mirror image;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof; and

FIG. 5 is a front, top and right side perspective view of a second embodiment thereof, the only difference being that the inner contour of the receiver ear piece is shown in broken lines.

The broken line showing of potential keyboard area and pushbutton keys in FIGS. 1 and 5, and of potential receiver apertures in FIG. 5 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.