||May 11, 2010
||August 13, 2008
||Hillemann; Markus (Kranzberg, DE)
||Johann Froescheis Lyra-Bleistift-Fabrik GmbH & Co. KG (Nuremberg, DE)|
||Albert; Elizabeth A
||Eldridge Powers; Karen E
|Attorney Or Agent:
||Hamre, Schumann, Mueller & Larson, P.C.
|Field Of Search:
||D19/35; D19/36; D19/41; D19/42; D19/43; D19/44; D19/45; D19/46; D19/47; D19/48; D19/49; D19/50; D19/51; D19/52; D19/53; D19/54; D19/55; D19/56; D19/57; 24/11F; 24/11P; 24/11R; 401/6; 401/52; 401/99; 401/100; 401/104; 401/105; 401/106; 401/107; 401/108; 401/109; 401/192; 401/195; 401/243; 401/244; 401/245; 401/246; 401/247; 708/107
|U.S Patent Documents:
|Foreign Patent Documents:
||000177472-0001; 000635982-0001; 000635982-0012; 000 08 26 49; 000 60 44 67; 2089187; 2092365; 2092771; 60-178182; DM/052905
||Staedtler Textsurfer dry #128 64W, as shown in Staedtler catalog 2008, numbered p. 25 (at arrow). cited by examiner.
"Groove" and "Colorstripe" colored pencils, as shown on www.lyra.de, viewed Jul. 9, 2009 (2 pages). cited by examiner.
Co-pending U.S. Appl. No. 29/352,205 entitled "Writing Instrument" filed Dec. 17, 2009. cited by other.
||CLAIM The ornamental design for a writing instrument, as shown and described.
||FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a writing instrument in accordance with a first embodiment of my design;
FIG. 2 is a second perspective view thereof;
FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view with the side opposite being a mirror image thereof;
FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;
FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof;
FIG. 6 is a front view thereof;
FIG. 7 is a rear view thereof;
FIG. 8 is a perspective view of a writing instrument in accordance with a second embodiment of my design;
FIG. 9 is a second perspective view thereof;
FIG. 10 is a right side elevational view with the side opposite being a mirror image thereof;
FIG. 11 is a top plan view thereof;
FIG. 12 is a bottom plan view thereof;
FIG. 13 is a front view thereof; and,
FIG. 14 is a rear view thereof.
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