Title:
Ball
United States Patent D548806


Inventors:
Smith, Todd (Portland, OR, US)
Application Number:
29/250773
Publication Date:
08/14/2007
Filing Date:
11/30/2006
Assignee:
Nike, Inc. (Beaverton, OR, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2102
Field of Search:
40/327, 473/569-614, D21/707-714
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Foreign References:
EM000435193-0005January, 2006
EM000587068-0001October, 2006
Primary Examiner:
Tuttle, Catherine
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.
Claims:
CLAIM

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

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front right perspective view of a ball showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear left perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a bottom view thereof.

The grayscale surface shading represents a contrast in colors or grayscale tones only.