Title:
Multifunctional case for portable electronic device
United States Patent D673157


Inventors:
Lu, Li-houng (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Yang, Hsin-yung (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Lin, Ching-min (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Yu, Tzu-cheng (Santa Clara, CA, US)
Application Number:
29/386290
Publication Date:
12/25/2012
Filing Date:
02/28/2011
Assignee:
Chi Mei Communication Systems, Inc. (Tu-Cheng, New Taipei, TW)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1402
Field of Search:
D14/250, D14/251, D14/253, D14/240, D14/217, D14/496, D14/440, D14/203.3, D14/203.4, D14/203.5, D14/203.8, D14/432, D14/439, D14/300, D3/218, D3/215, D3/201, 220/4.02, 248/309.1, 361/679.56, 379/426, 379/433.11, 379/455, 455/575.1, 455/575.8, 190/100, 206/305, 206/320
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US Patent References:
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Primary Examiner:
Underwood, Cynthia
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Altis Law Group, Inc.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for an multifunctional case for portable electronic device, as shown and described.

Description:

This application is related to co-pending U.S. patent applications Ser. No. 13/036,116, entitled “Multifunctional Case for Portable Electronic Device”. Such applications have the same assignee as the present application. The above-identified applications are incorporated herein by reference.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a multifunctional case for portable electronic device showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view of the case;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view of the case;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view of the case;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view of the case;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view of the case;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view of the case;

FIG. 8 is a perspective view shown in an environment of use, with an unclaimed portable device inserted.

FIG. 9 is a perspective view of the case in a folded state;

FIG. 10 is a front elevational view of FIG. 9;

FIG. 11 is a rear elevational view of FIG. 9;

FIG. 12 is a left side elevational view of FIG. 9;

FIG. 13 is a top plan view of FIG. 9; and,

FIG. 14 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 9 supporting a portable electronic device.

The broken lines of all the figures are for the purpose of illustrating environment and form no part of the claimed design.