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Publication numberUSD509426 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/170,214
Publication dateSep 13, 2005
Filing dateNov 1, 2002
Priority dateOct 28, 1997
Also published asUSD530610
Publication number170214, 29170214, US D509426 S1, US D509426S1, US-S1-D509426, USD509426 S1, USD509426S1
InventorsJohn B. Samz, William C. Vogel
Original AssigneeGateway Plastics, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Integrally-formed closure for a container
US D509426 S1
Abstract  available in
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Claims(1)
  1. We claim the ornamental design for an integrally-formed closure for a container, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the integrally-formed closure for a container in an open position.

FIG. 2 is a top view of the integrally-formed closure for a container in an open position.

FIG. 3 is a side elevation view of the integrally-formed closure for a container in an open position; and,

FIG. 4 is a side elevation view of the integrally-formed closure for a container in a closed position.

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

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Amended Answer and Counterclaim, Gateway Plastics, Inc. v. Weatherchem Corp., Case No. 02-C-0870 (E.D. Wis.); filed Sep. 2, 2003.
2Amended complaint, Gateway Plastics, Inc. v. Weatherchem Corporation, Case No. 02-C-0870 (E.D. Wis.), Dated Nov. 18, 2002, with legible of Exhibit D.
3Answer and Counterclaim, Gateway Plastics, Inc. v. Weatherchem Corporation, Case No. 02-C-0870 (E.D. Wis.), Dated Dec. 5, 2002.
4Brief in Support of Motion by Plaintiff Gateway Plastics, Inc. for a Preliminary Injunction, Gateway Plastics, Inc. v. Weatherchem Corp., Case No. 02-C-0870 (E.D. Wis.); filed Dec. 19, 2003.
5Cap of a type understood to be commercially available and having two flaps with two dispensing openings (six photographs, one sheet).
6Cap of a type understood to be commercially available from Kraft Foods North America, Inc. (fourteen photographs, two sheets).
7Cap of a type understood to be commercially available from Kraft Foods North America, Inc. (six photographs; one sheet).
8Cap of a type understood to be commercially available from Kraft Foods North America, Inc. (ten photographs, one sheet).
9Cap of a type understood to be commercially available from Nestle Purina Petcare Company (twelve photographs, two sheets).
10Cap of a type understood to be commercially available from Resibel N.V. in or about 1996 and made available/obtained during discovery in Gateway Plastics, Inc. v. Weatherchem Corp., Case No. 02-C-0870 (E.D. Wis.) (twelve photographs, two sheets).
11Cap of a type understood to be commercially available from Weatherchem Corporation (seven photographs; one sheet).
12Cap of a type understood to be commercially available from Weatherchem Corporation (six photographs; one sheet).
13Decision and Order, Gateway Plastics, Inc. v. Weatherchem Corp., Case No. 02-C-0870 (E.D. Wis.); filed Dec. 17, 2003.
14Weatherchem Exhibit Nos. WC 601-WC 648 and WC 651-WC 653B in Opposition to Preliminary Injunction, Gateway Plastics, Inc. v. Weatherchem Corp., Case No. 02-C-0870 (E.D. Wis.); filed Feb. 4, 2004.
15Weatherchem's Brief in Opposition to Gateway's Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Gateway Plastics, Inc. v. Weatherchem Corp., Case No. 02-C-0870 (E.D. Wis.); filed Feb. 4, 2004.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD09/447, D09/449, D09/435