Title:
Housing for an electronic device
United States Patent D662503


Inventors:
Akana, Jody (San Francisco, CA, US)
Andre, Bartley K. (Menlo Park, CA, US)
Bataillou, Jeremy (San Francisco, CA, US)
Coster, Daniel J. (San Francisco, CA, US)
De Iuliis, Daniele (San Francisco, CA, US)
Hankey, Evans (San Francisco, CA, US)
Hobson, Phillip M. (Menlo Park, CA, US)
Howarth, Richard P. (San Francisco, CA, US)
Ive, Jonathan P. (San Francisco, CA, US)
Jobs, Steve (Palo Alto, CA, US)
Kerr, Duncan Robert (San Francisco, CA, US)
Nishibori, Shin (Portola Valley, CA, US)
Rohrbach, Matthew Dean (San Francisco, CA, US)
Russell-clarke, Peter (San Francisco, CA, US)
Stringer, Christopher J. (Woodside, CA, US)
Whang, Eugene Antony (San Francisco, CA, US)
Zorkendorfer, Rico (San Francisco, CA, US)
Application Number:
29/368986
Publication Date:
06/26/2012
Filing Date:
08/31/2010
Assignee:
Apple Inc. (Cupertino, CA, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1402
Field of Search:
D14/341-347, D14/424, D14/425, D14/432-453, D14/464, D14/468, D14/469, D14/471, D14/496, D14/511, D14/138AA, D14/138AD, D14/138C, D14/138G, D14/203, D14/217, D14/238.1, D14/248, D14/250, D14/257, D14/299, 361/679.01, 361/679.02, 361/679.03, 361/679.3, 361/679.55, 361/679.56, 455/550.1, 455/556.1, 455/556.2, 455/575.1, 455/575, 455/575.8, 455/90.3
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Foreign References:
JPD1360837June, 2009
TWD136926September, 2010
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Other References:
U.S. Appl. No. 29/364,661, Andre et al., “Electronic Device”, filed Jun. 25, 2010.
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Primary Examiner:
Fluegeman, Deanna L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox PLLC
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a housing for an electronic device, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front bottom perspective view of an electronic device showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is another side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view thereof.

The shade lines in the Figures show contour and not surface ornamentation.