New, notable or otherwise interesting U.S design patents collected by Sarah Burstein.
Catching Elephant is a theme by Andy Taylor
Is this really the kind of thing we want to grant design patents for? Issued this week to Laboratories Bodycad Inc.—D702,349, for a “Tibial Prosthesis.”
Seriously? Issued this week—D702,366, for a “Pedestrian Barrier.”
Issued this week to Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.—D702,231, for a very sleek-looking “Tablet PC.”
Issued this week—D702,150, for “Ornaments.”
Issued this week to Airbus—D701,948, entitled “Urinal.”
Issued this week to Bottega Veneta—D701,704, for a sofa.
Issued this week to Apple—D701,868, for yet another iPhone GUI variant.
Issued this week—D701,956, for a “Nasal Device.”
Issued this week to Hutzler Manufacturing—D701,732, for a “Salad Container.”
Issued this week to Coca-Cola—D701,460, for a “Bottle Closure.”