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Publication numberUSD442279 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/116,119
Publication dateMay 15, 2001
Filing dateDec 28, 1999
Priority dateDec 28, 1999
Publication number116119, 29116119, US D442279 S1, US D442279S1, US-S1-D442279, USD442279 S1, USD442279S1
InventorsMarcille Faye Ruman, Robert Lee Popp, Kathleen Irene Ratliff
Original AssigneeKimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Disposable absorbent article
US D442279 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. We claim the ornamental design for a disposable absorbent article, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a plan view of one embodiment of a disposable absorbent article according to our new design, in a laid flat condition and showing the surface of the article that faces away from the wearer.

FIG. 2 is a plan view of another embodiment of the disposable absorbent article according to our new design, in a laid flat condition and showing the surface of the article that faces away from the wearer, wherein the phantom lines indicate an area which includes a pattern;

FIG. 3 is a plan view of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 1, showing the surface of the article that faces the wearer when the absorbent article is worn.

FIG. 4 is a perspective view of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 1, with the refastenable fastening system shown engaged on both sides of the absorbent article.

FIG. 5 is a front elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 1.

FIG. 6 is a rear elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 1.

FIG. 7 is a right side elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 1.

FIG. 8 is a left side elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 1.

FIG. 9 is a top plan view of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 1.

FIG. 10 is a bottom plan view of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 1.

FIG. 11 is a perspective view of another embodiment of the disposable absorbent article according to our new design, with the fastening system shown engaged on both sides of the absorbent article.

FIG. 12 is a front elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 10.

FIG. 13 is a rear elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 10.

FIG. 14 is a right side elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 10.

FIG. 15 is a left side elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 10.

FIG. 16 is a top plan view of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 10.

FIG. 17 is a bottom plan view of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 10.

FIG. 18 is a perspective view of a further embodiment of the disposable absorbent article according to our new design, with the fastening system shown engaged on both sides of the absorbent article.

FIG. 19 is a front elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 17.

FIG. 20 is a rear elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 17.

FIG. 21 is a right side elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 17.

FIG. 22 is a left side elevation of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 17.

FIG. 23 is a top plan view of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 17; and,

FIG. 24 is a bottom plan view of the disposable absorbent article of FIG. 17.

The broken line showing is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Exhibit A—Photographs of training pant sold by Kimberly-Clark Corporation under the tradename HUGGIES® PULL-UPS® Training Pants. no date avail.
2Exhibit B—Photographs of training pant sold by Kao Corporation in Japan under the tradename Merries Kids Torepants, no date avail.
3Exhibit C—Photographs of training pant sold by Paragon under the tradename Wal-Mart Dri-Bottoms Training Pants, no date avail.
4Exhibit D—Photographs of training pant sold by The Procter & Gamble Company under the tradename LUVS® Training Pants (unisex), no date avail.
5Exhibit E—Photographs of training pant sold by The Procter & Gamble Company in Japan under the tradename Pampers Sukusuku, no date avail.
6Exhibit F—Photographs of training pant sold by Uni-Charm Corporation in Japan under the tradename Torepan Man (Boys), no date avail.
7Exhibit G—Photographs of training pant sold by Uni-Charm Corporation in Japan under the tradename Torepan Man Step 2, no date avail.
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/126