Title:
Writing instrument
United States Patent D813309


Inventors:
Van Den, Broecke Stefaan (Kalamazoon, MI, US)
Kim, Ejung (Kalamazoo, MI, US)
Application Number:
29/562642
Publication Date:
03/20/2018
Filing Date:
04/27/2016
Assignee:
Sanford, L.P. (Atlanta, GA, US)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D19/903
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1906
Field of Search:
D9/436, D9/446, D9/723, D14/411, D19/115-204, D19/81-85, D19/66, D19/70, D19/71
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Primary Examiner:
Albert, Elizabeth
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Newell Brands (6655 Peachtree Dunwoody Road Legal Dept. - Patents Atlanta GA 30328)
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a “writing instrument,” as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a writing instrument without the cap for convenience showing a new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a back elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a perspective view thereof with the cap in closed condition;

FIG. 9 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 10 is a back elevational view thereof;

FIG. 11 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 12 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 13 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 14 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken lines on the grip represent an unclaimed pattern on a claimed surface. The broken lines showing the writing tip are included to show a portion of the writing instrument that forms no part of the claimed design.