Title:
Credit card
United States Patent D457556
Inventors:
Hochschild, Roger C. (Winnetka, IL)
Application Number:
29/133861
Publication Date:
05/21/2002
Filing Date:
12/08/2000
Assignee:
Discover Financial Services, Inc. (Riverwoods, IL)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D14/437, 235/449, D14/435, 235/454, 360/2, 235/488, D19/12, 235/380, 235/382, 283/904, 283/109, D19/11, D14/436, 428/916, D19/9, D14/438, D19/10
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US Patent References:
4829168Optical memory cardNakaharaD19/10
4739877Combination key ring and card holderOlson206/38.1
D280214Credit cardOpelD19/9
D368903IC moduleOhmori et al.D14/438
D369156IC CardOhmori et al.D14/438
D369157IC cardOhmori et al.D14/438
D372358Combined credit card holder and money clipMathisonD3/247
D396882Medical alert cardNeal, Jr.D19/10
D419289Card holder for a key chainEdwardsD3/208
D427168IC cardIwasakiD14/438
D436991Credit cardMorganteD19/9
Primary Examiner:
Coles, Doris V.
Assistant Examiner:
Albert, Elizabeth Ann
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Sidley Austin Brown & Wood
Abrams, Hugh A.
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a credit card, as shown and described.

Description:
FIG. 1 is a top view of the credit card with a hole for attachment to a key chain showing a first embodiment of the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a bottom view of the credit card of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a side view of the credit card of FIG. 1 as seen from th left-hand side of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a side view of the credit card of FIG. 1 as seen from th right-hand side of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top view of the credit card illustrating the location of the credit card number, cardholder's name and company logo; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom view of the credit card illustrating the location of the magnetic strip and cardholder's signature box.

The broken lines in FIGS. 5 and 6 are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.