Ear guard
United States Patent D792029

Keen, Thomas Patrick (Ann Arbor, MI, US)
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Cliff Keen Athletic (Ann Arbor, MI, US)
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International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2902
Field of Search:
D29/100, D29/102, D29/105, D29/106, D29/108, D29/112, D29/122, 2/455, 2/410, 2/423, 2/424, 2/425, 2/9, 2/171, 2/206, 2/208, 2/209, 2/918, D14/205, D14/223, 181/129, 181/135, 379/430, 379/431, 381/380, 381/381, 381/374
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US Patent References:
D691331Wrestling earguardOctober, 2013CopelandD29/112
8291520HeadgearOctober, 2012Lukens2/209
D629569Protective covering for an ear guardDecember, 2010CopelandD29/112
D622006Ear guardAugust, 2010CopelandD29/112
D616609Protective covering for an ear guardMay, 2010CopelandD29/112
D548404Wrestler headgearAugust, 2007PurnellD29/112
D548405Wrestler headgear ear cupAugust, 2007PurnellD29/122
D547909Wrestler headgear ear cupJuly, 2007PurnellD29/112
D547910Wrestler headgear padJuly, 2007PurnellD29/122
D499847Wrestling ear guardDecember, 2004CoutantD29/122
D476450Wrestler headgear padJune, 2003KeenD29/112
D400311Helmet ear protectorOctober, 1998ChartrandD29/122
5685021Protective headgear for wrestlerNovember, 1997Tsujino2/209

Primary Examiner:
Gholson, Randall
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP

1. The ornamental design for an ear guard, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of an ear guard, showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a left side view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a right side view thereof.

The drawings show the design of an ear guard suitable for being worn against a left ear. The ornamental design also includes the mirror images of the drawings, i.e., the design of an ear guard suitable for being worn against a right ear.