Title:
Sponge
Document Type and Number:
United States Patent D800982

Inventors:
Dooley, Thomas Jason (Hoboken, NJ, US)
Hazelton, Lance Eric (West New York, NJ, US)
Lacotta, Paul (Tenafly, NJ, US)
Application Number:
29/570590
Publication Date:
10/24/2017
Filing Date:
07/09/2016
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Assignee:
HELEN OF TROY LIMITED (St. Michael, BB)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0705
Field of Search:
D32/40-43, D32/45-52, D8/83, D8/107, D28/59
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Foreign References:
EM001160436-0001September, 2009
JPD1530814August, 2015
Other References:
Charcoal Body Sponge | Ulta Beauty, reviews 2017, http://www.ulta.com/charcoal-body-sponge?productid=xlslmpprod15691539, site visited Jul. 11, 2017.
Primary Examiner:
Windmuller, John
Assistant Examiner:
Yeh, John R.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
William J. Bass (1 Helen of Troy Plaza El Paso TX 79912)
Claims:
CLAIM

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

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the sponge;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view thereof.

The height of the claimed design in shown broken away in the views to indicate indeterminate size. The broken lines depicting the bottom area of the sponge are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.