Title:
Food chopper
United States Patent D782243


Inventors:
Gieske, Thomas Koll Porter (Lutherville, MD, US)
Wilson, Tracie L. C. (Westminster, MD, US)
Rattin, Olivier (Althen Des Paluds, FR)
Application Number:
29/524521
Publication Date:
03/28/2017
Filing Date:
04/21/2015
Assignee:
McCormick & Company, Incorporated (Sparks, MD, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 3100
Field of Search:
D7/300.1, D7/372, D7/376-386, D7/392.1, D7/412-413, D7/510, D7/523, D7/531, D7/602, D7/629, D7/665-666, D7/669, D7/679, D7/693-694, D9/504, D24/197, D24/199
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Foreign References:
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Primary Examiner:
Pham, Ricky
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Greenblum & Bernstein, P.L.C.
Claims:
CLAIM

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

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front and top perspective view of a food chopper;

FIG. 2 is a front and bottom perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a left side elevational view thereof.