Title:
Pointing device
United States Patent D410909


Inventors:
Tickle, James D. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Application Number:
29/076837
Publication Date:
06/15/1999
Filing Date:
09/23/1997
Assignee:
Interlink Electronics, Inc. (Camarillo, CA)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D14/100, D14/114, D14/218, D13/158, D21/48, 200/5R, 200/5A, 200/6R, 200/6A, 273/148B, 345/156-67, 74/471XY
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US Patent References:
D390210Computer mouseFebruary, 1998Bickford et al.D14/114
D380207Handy track pointerJune, 1997Wang et al.D14/114
D378086Remote control computer mouseFebruary, 1997Sheehan et al.D14/114
D377343MouseJanuary, 1997TickleD14/114
D372231Palm-top type wireless trackballJuly, 1996HuangD14/114
D368901Computer input deviceApril, 1996CurridD14/114
D367061Remote control unitFebruary, 1996DavisonD14/218
D363287Remote controller for an interactive television systemOctober, 1995LaituriD14/218



Primary Examiner:
Tung M. H.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Brooks & Kushman P.C.
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a pointing device, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of the pointing device, the broken line drawing of the control elements is shown for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design in this embodiment;

FIG. 2 is a bottom perspective view thereof, the broken line drawing of the control element is shown for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design in this embodiment;

FIG. 3 is a top perspective view of a second embodiment of the pointing device, the broken line drawing of the control element is shown for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design in the second embodiment;

FIG. 4 is a bottom perspective view of the pointing device of FIG. 3;

FIG. 5 is a top perspective view of a third embodiment of the pointing device;

FIG. 6 is a bottom perspective view of the pointing device of FIG. 5; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view of the first embodiment, the broken line drawing of the control element is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design in the first embodiment. The bottom plan view of the second (FIGS. 3 and 4) and third (FIGS. 5 and 6) embodiments is identical to this bottom plan view except that the control element would be shown in solid lines since it is part of the part of the claimed design shown in the second and third embodiments.