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Publication numberUSD378249 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/039,952
Publication dateMar 4, 1997
Filing dateJun 7, 1995
Publication number039952, 29039952, US D378249 S, US D378249S, US-S-D378249, USD378249 S, USD378249S
InventorsWilliam P. Apps, Gerald R. Koefelda
Original AssigneeRehrig-Pacific, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Bottle case with integral sidewall logo
US D378249 S
Abstract  available in
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a bottle case with integral sidewall logo, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of a bottle case with integral sidewall logo showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevation view thereof, both sides being identical;

FIG. 3 is an end elevational view thereof, both ends being identical;

FIG. 4 is a top plan thereof;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom perspective view thereof.

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Reference
1Exhibit AA: One-page brochure illustrating a prior art 2-liter PET case.
2Exhibit K: One photo of a bottle neck resting type crate with different height outer side walls.
3Exhibit L: Four photos of an embodiment of Great Britian Patent Publication No. 2,158,044 & U.S. Design Patent No. D. 289,938.
4Exhibit M: Copy of a brochure illustrating as embodiment of GB No. 2,158,044/U.S. D. 289,938.
5Exhibit N: Copy of a brochure illustrating an embodiment of U.S. Patent No. 4,773,554 & an embodiment of GB No. 2,158,044/U.S. D. 289,938.
6Exhibit O: Four photos of an embodiment of U.S. Patent No. 4,344,530 to deLarosiere.
7Exhibit P: Two photos of an embodiment of U.S. Patent No. 4,700,837 to Hammett.
8Exhibit Q: Four photos of an embodiment of U.S. Patent No. 4,344,530 for 3-liter PET bottles.
9Exhibit R: Four photos of a modified embodiment of U.S. Patent No. 4,700,837 for 3-liter PET bottles.
10Exhibit T: Four photos of a prior art crate of Rehrig-Pacific Company, Model No. PLBC-8-2L-HD.
11Exhibit U: Four photos of a prior art crate of Rehrig-Pacific Company Model No. PLBC-6-2L-HD.
12Exhibit V: Four photos of a prior art crate of Rehrig-Pacific Company, Model No. PLBC-8-2L-PET-QD.
13Exhibit W & X: Brochures including a PBC-6-2L (LO) crate for 2-liter bottles.
14Exhibit Y: Brochure and photo, "Interlocking bottom grid. Cross Stackable".
15Exhibit Z: One-page brochure disclosing a prior art 2-liter PET case having a plurality of notches on the top wall.
16Exhibits A & B: Two photos of an embodiment of U.S. Pat. No. 4,773,554 to Warwick.
17Exhibits D-F: Three photos of a bottle neck resting type crate with projections above the outer side walls.
18Exhibits G-J: Four photos of a bottle neck resting type crate without projections above the outer side walls.
19Exhibits S: Three photos of an embodiment of U.S. Patent No. 3,392,869 to Needt.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD03/310, D03/313