Portable memory card for storage of personal information
United States Patent D452244

Wallace, Robert F. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Miller, Robert C. (San Jose, CA)
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SanDisk Corporation (Sunnyvale, CA)
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Field of Search:
D14/435-438, D14/478-480, 361/736, 361/737, 361/686, 361/752, 257/678, 257/679, 40/124.1, 283/75, 283/76, 283/901, 235/487-495, 235/441, 235/442, 235/443, 235/375, 174/52.1, 439/135, 439/140, 439/76.1, D8/347
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Primary Examiner:
Chin, Kay H.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Skjerven Morrill MacPherson LLP
1. The ornamental design for a portable memory card for storage of personalinformation, as shown.


FIG. 1 is an isometric view of a portable memory card for storage of personal information that incorporates the new design, showing the card's top, front side and right side;

FIG. 2 is an isometric view of the memory card, showing the card's bottom, rear side and right side;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of the memory card;

FIG. 4 is an elevational view of the right and left sides of the memory card;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view of the memory card;

FIG. 6 is a rear side elevational view of the memory card; and,

FIG. 7 is a front side elevational view of the memory card.