Title:
Automated ball-throwing apparatus
United States Patent D794878
Inventors:
Hussey, Lance (Simi Valley, CA, US)
Wu, Shu Shuo (Westlake Village, CA, US)
Sawhney, Ravi (Malibu, CA, US)
Botsai, Kurt (Thousand Oaks, CA, US)
Application Number:
29/549269
Publication Date:
08/15/2017
Filing Date:
12/21/2015
Assignee:
Lob-ster, Inc. (North Hollywood, CA, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 3099
Field of Search:
D30/160, D21/567, D21/720, D21/722
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Primary Examiner:
Maccormac, Cathy Anne
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for an automated ball-throwing apparatus, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an automated ball-throwing apparatus according to my new design;

FIG. 2 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a back view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken lines shown in the drawings depict environmental subject matter and form no part of the claimed design.