New, notable or otherwise interesting U.S design patents collected by Sarah Burstein.

 

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.”

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 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 to Apple—D701,868, for yet another iPhone GUI variant.

Issued this week to Hutzler Manufacturing—D701,732, for a “Salad Container.”

Issued this week to Coca-Cola—D701,460, for a “Bottle Closure.”