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Publication numberUSD397858 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/085,254
Publication dateSep 8, 1998
Filing dateMar 19, 1998
Publication number085254, 29085254, US D397858 S, US D397858S, US-S-D397858, USD397858 S, USD397858S
InventorsWilliam J. Cass
Original AssigneeNike, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Lacing system for an article of footwear
US D397858 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a lacing system for an article of footwear, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a lacing system for an article of footwear showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof, the opposite side being a substantial mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof.

The broken line showing of the ends of the shoe laces, the top of the rear lace holding elements, and the remainder of the shoe is for illustrative purposes and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1Nike Footwear Catalog, Fall 1986, p. 114. Published Jan. 1986.
2Nike Footwear Catalog, Fall 1987, p. 10. Published Jan. 1987.
3Nike Footwear Catalog, Fall 1994, pp. 12 and 114. Published Nov. 1993.
4Nike Footwear Catalog, Fall 1998, pp. 8, 48, 118 and 190. Published Dec. 1997.
5Nike Footwear Catalog, Holiday 1997, pp. 53 and 126. Published Mar. 1997.
6Nike Footwear Catalog, Late Spring 1996, pp. 104 and 153. Published Aug. 1995.
7Nike Footwear Catalog, Late Spring 1997, p. 34. Published Sep. 1996.
8Nike Footwear Catalog, Late Spring 1998, pp. 31, 80, 121, 133 and 201. Published Sep. 1997.
9Nike Footwear Catalog, Spring 1989, p. 12. Published Jun. 1988.
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USD439734Feb 8, 2000Apr 3, 2001Skechers U.S.A., Inc., IiShoe upper
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U.S. ClassificationD02/972, D02/978