Binder spine hinge
United States Patent D794118

Petrie, Aidan (Jamestown, RI, US)
Nelsen, Daniel (Central Falls, RI, US)
Zins, Kenneth (Fitchburg, MA, US)
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Staples The Office Superstore, LLC (Framingham, MA, US)
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International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1904
Field of Search:
D19/26, D19/27, D19/28, D19/32, D19/100, D19/199, D19/202, D19/203, 281/3.1, 281/4, 281/15.1, 281/21.1, 281/27.1, 281/28, 281/40, 281/42, 281/44, 281/45, 281/51, 402/1, 402/3, 402/5, 402/8, 402/13, 402/19, 402/26, 402/60, 402/61, 402/64, 402/68, 402/70, 402/73, 402/8R, 462/64, 462/71, 462/72, 462/75, 462/76, 462/84
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US Patent References:
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D735270Notebook spine windowJuly, 2015PetrieD19/32
D731593Pair of notebook pocket buttonsJune, 2015PetrieD19/32
20120294669BINDERNovember, 2012Wrigley402/31
7717639BinderMay, 2010Zins et al.402/73
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7252452Binder with front pocketAugust, 2007Africa et al.402/73
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D478349Belt binderAugust, 2003CapaciD19/27
D458634BinderJune, 2002GerrietD19/27
D354768Ring binderJanuary, 1995Muller et al.D19/27
D319659BinderSeptember, 1991MoorD19/27
D313619BinderJanuary, 1991MoorD19/27
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Foreign References:
CH431453March, 1967Schriftgutbehälter zum Ordnen, Heften oder Einbinden
DE1436175March, 1969
DE4400882April, 1996Aktenordner
DE29822516February, 2000Ordner
EP0847875June, 1998Filing device, particularly for documents, such as sheets, or others, perhaps perforated
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Other References:
Staples Better Packaging, image post date Dec. 22, 2009, site visited Aug. 18, 2014 online, http://designbytimsmith.com/2009/12/22/staples-better-packaging/.
Primary Examiner:
Simmons, Ian
Assistant Examiner:
Price, Ieisha
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Sheridan Ross P.C.

1. The ornamental design for binder spine hinge, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a side, top, perspective view of binder spine hinge.

FIG. 2 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a front view of the binder spine hinge with the notebook in an open position.

The broken lines in the drawings illustrate portions of the binder spine hinge which form no part of the claimed design.