Hand-held cleaning utensil
United States Patent D770712

Neumann, Paul (London, GB)
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Publication Date:
Filing Date:
Easy Do Products Ltd (London, GB)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0401
Field of Search:
D4/114, D4/118, D4/132, D4/138, D32/40-46
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Foreign References:
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Other References:
Amazon.com: Dawn 437918 Poly Dishwand with Scrubber, review date Dec. 3, 2014, [site visited May 27, 2016 7:45:16 PM], http://www.amazon.com/Dawn-437918-Poly-Dishwand-Scrubber/dp/B00BE02NUA/ref=sr—1—9?ie=UTF8&qid=1464392413&sr=8-9&keywords=sponge+handle#customerReviews.
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Primary Examiner:
Windmuller, John
Assistant Examiner:
Yeh, John R.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Hobson, Alex

1. The ornamental design for hand-held cleaning utensil, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of the hand-held cleaning utensil with a removable sponge attached to the hand-held cleaning utensil;

FIG. 2 is a right side view of the hand-held cleaning utensil;

FIG. 3 is a left side view of the hand-held cleaning utensil;

FIG. 4 is a top-down view of the hand-held cleaning utensil;

FIG. 5 is a bottom-up view of the hand-held cleaning utensil;

FIG. 6 is a front view of the hand-held cleaning utensil; and,

FIG. 7 is a back view of the hand-held cleaning utensil.

The hand-held cleaning utensil comprises a handle and an attachment head; the sponge shown in FIGS. 1-7 and attached to the attachment head is shown in broken lines and is for the purpose of illustrating environmental structure and forms no part of the claimed design.