Title:
Case
United States Patent D526780


Inventors:
Richardson, Curtis R. (Fort Collins, CO, US)
Kempel, Douglas A. (Fort Collins, CO, US)
Application Number:
29/209918
Publication Date:
08/22/2006
Filing Date:
07/22/2004
Assignee:
Otter Products, LLC (Fort Collins, CO, US)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D03/218
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0301
Field of Search:
D14/432, D3/273, D3/301-302, D3/215, D3/218-219, D14/443, D14/440, D3/905
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Primary Examiner:
Hyder, Philip S.
Assistant Examiner:
(Ulm) Cody, RoseLynne
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Cochran Freund & Young LLC
Cochran, Willam W.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a case, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is an isometric view of a case showing my new design.

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof.

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof.

FIG. 4 is a right side view thereof.

FIG. 5 is a left side view thereof.

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear view thereof.

The broken line portions of the disclosure are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.