Title:
Stackable storage unit or building unit
Document Type and Number:
United States Patent D796344

Inventors:
Paulick, John F. (Philadelphia, PA, US)
Application Number:
29/529711
Publication Date:
09/05/2017
Filing Date:
06/10/2015
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Assignee:
John Paulick Design LLC (Philadelphia, PA, US)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D25/115, D25/122, D6/672, D7/701
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0901
Field of Search:
D9/737, D9/739, D9/745, D9/751, D7/601, D7/602, D7/612-615, D7/701-703, D7/628, D7/707, D6/553, D6/570, D6/466, D6/467, D6/468, D6/449, D6/455, D6/477, D6/478, D6/479, D6/574, D6/672, D25/119, D25/122, D25/113, D25/115, 211/74, 211/75, 211/87.01, 211/162, 211/13.1, 211/10, 211/12, 211/126.11, 211/126.12, 211/181.1, 211/90.03, 211/106, 211/54.1, 211/57.1, 211/59.1, 211/60.1, 248/311.2
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Primary Examiner:
Brooks, Cathron
Assistant Examiner:
Falloway, Teddy
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
The Belles Group, P.C.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. I claim the ornamental design for a stackable storage unit or building unit, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a top, front perspective view of a stackable storage unit or building unit in accordance with a first embodiment of the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a bottom, rear perspective view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a front view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 1, the rear view being identical thereto;

FIG. 4 is a right-side view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 1, the left-side view being identical thereto;

FIG. 5 is a top view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 1, the bottom view being identical thereto;

FIG. 6 is a top, front perspective view of a stackable storage unit or building unit in accordance with a second embodiment of the present invention;

FIG. 7 is a bottom, rear perspective view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 6;

FIG. 8 is a front view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 6, the rear view being identical thereto;

FIG. 9 is a right-side view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 6, the left-side view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 10 is a top view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 6, the bottom view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 11 is a top, front perspective view of a stackable storage unit or building unit in accordance with a third embodiment of the present invention;

FIG. 12 is a bottom, rear perspective view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 11;

FIG. 13 is a front view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 11, the rear view being identical thereto;

FIG. 14 is a right-side view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 11, the left-side view being identical thereto; and,

FIG. 15 is a top view of the stackable storage unit or building unit of FIG. 11, the bottom view being identical thereto.

The stackable storage unit or building unit is shown with a symbolic break in its length, represented by break lines. The appearance of any portion of the article between the break lines forms no part of the claimed design.

The unit may be used as a wine rack to store bottles or to store any other type of article including without limitation artifacts, clothing, jewelry, decorative elements, or the like. The unit may also be used as a building unit, such as a cement block or the like, to build a structure such as a wall, a partition, a building, or the like.