Protective liner for a cap
United States Patent D837455

Dickie, Robert G. (King City, CA)
Application Number:
Publication Date:
Filing Date:
BCL INC (King City, CA)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0203
Field of Search:
D2/865, D2/866, D2/868, D2/869, D2/871, D2/874, D2/875, D2/877, D2/881, D2/891, D2/894, D2/892, D24/128, D24/190, D28/41, D29/102, D29/104, D29/108
View Patent Images:
US Patent References:
20180103740ADJUSTABLE NO-SLIP HEADBAND2018-04-19Kennedy
D765918Protective liner for a ball cap2016-09-06Floyd, Jr.D2/892
D762330Protective liner for a ball cap2016-07-26Floyd, Jr.D2/894
D756073Head scarf2016-05-17MahoneyD2/877
D752815Protective head band2016-03-29CardelloD2/877
D741007Reversible hair band cover2015-10-13McNama
20150237944PROTECTIVE BALL CAP2015-08-27Floyd, Jr.
D737002Shooting brow protector2015-08-18Olson
D736394Anti-wrinkle headband2015-08-11Owoc
20150013050PROTECTIVE BALL CAP2015-01-15Floyd, Jr.2/411
8856972Liquid-gel impact reaction liner2014-10-14Kirshon
20140259286HEAD BAND2014-09-18Boyle
8813265Headband with slots2014-08-26Schwantes
20130219593HAT WITH PROTECTIVE BAND2013-08-29Snyder
20120131731Baseball Hat Protective Insert2012-05-31Motroni
20110214213PROTECTIVE HEADGEAR ASSEMBLY2011-09-08Foreman et al.
7930771Protective helmet2011-04-26Depreitere
20100186151Hockey-Coaching Helmet Systems2010-07-29O'Leary
D610780Head garment2010-03-02Dolby
20090271904Headband device and method of using the same2009-11-05Bentley2/15
D594635Head gear for inclement weather2009-06-23HannanD2/877
20080155735Energy-Absorbing Liners and Shape Conforming Layers for Use with Pro-Tective Headgear2008-07-03Ferrara
7096512Protective sports hat insert device2006-08-29Blair
20050086727Ball cap shield2005-04-28Shen
20040250336Stretchable band capable of retaining shape and headwear using the same2004-12-16Cho2/171
20040168246Protective headgear and protective armour and a method of modifying protective headgear and protective armour2004-09-02Philips
6625820Protective headguard2003-09-30Lampe
6397399Protective headguard2002-06-04Lampe et al.
6154889Protective helmet2000-12-05Moore, III et al.
6115843Headband with slots for glasses2000-09-12Travalgia2/171
5963989Soccer headband1999-10-12Robertson2/171
5946734Head protector apparatus1999-09-07Vogan
D385661Protective headwear deviceOctober, 1997Moorhouse
5640721Sweatband with wiping towel1997-06-24Jackson2/171
D370309Safety headguardMay, 1996Stucky
D365918Head bandJanuary, 1996Izegbu et al.
D366732Protective head gearJanuary, 1996Gregg et al.
5437064Protective cap apparatus1995-08-01Hamaguchi
D351052HeadbandOctober, 1994Russell
5226180Protective cap for golfers1993-07-13Leach
5142705Adjustable headband for baseball helmet1992-09-01Edwards
5025504Liner for a helmet, hat, cap or other head covering1991-06-25Benston et al.
4982451Head covering device1991-01-08Graham
4742581Cooling band system1988-05-10Rosenthal
4698852Head guard for soccer player1987-10-13Romero
4675919Headband with cushion1987-06-30Heine et al.
4660230Baseball batting helmet1987-04-28Mayling
D277330HeadbandJanuary, 1985WassonD2/877
3268911Combination hat and ventilated protective shell1966-08-30Cox
D192070N/AJanuary, 1962Wall
2861270Head protective cap device for athletes1958-11-25McCoy
2768380Adjustable head guard1956-10-30Golomb
2339189Protective cover applicable to the rims of metal shrapnel helmets and the like1944-01-11Pickles
2333987Protective cap1943-11-09Dandy

Other References:
BCL Ball Cap Liner Promo Video Industrial Design & Product Development for Start Ups, [on-line]; [video published to the Internet on Jun. 17, 2016]; [retrieved from the Internet on May 20, 2018]; URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J9ibf3xJOTs. (1 pg). (Year: 2016).
“Ball Cap Liner (BCL) vs Isoblox” article posted online on Aug. 17, 2015. Retrieved from the Internet on Nov. 24, 2015. URL:http://www.sparkinnovations.com/ball-cap-liner-vs-isoblox/, 3 pages.
Primary Examiner:
Acker, Karen S.
Assistant Examiner:
Mlinarcik, Jasmine
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Sand & Sebolt

1. The ornamental design for a protective liner for a cap, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a first perspective view of a protective liner for a cap in accordance with my design;

FIG. 2 is a second perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is right side elevation view of the protective liner for a cap;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view of the protective liner for a cap;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a front elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear elevation view thereof.

The broken lines in the drawings show the environment in which the design is used. The broken lines form no part of the claimed design.