Legal parties

Inventors (applicants): Laurent Manca, Jimmy Rennick
Assignees (initial): Philip Morris Products S.A. (Neuchâtel, CH)
Agents: Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P. (attorney)

The application was examined by Susan Bennett Hattan (USPTO dept. 2915), Janice Hallmark


  • The ornamental design for a charging unit assembly, as shown and described. …

International priority data

EM: 001349062-0002 / Oct. 26, 2012 (regional)

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Brief Description of Drawings

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a charging unit assembly showing the front, top, and right side of our new design in a closed position as viewed from the right …

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Miscellaneous patent data

Similar categories include Floor type, Simulative, burner cover, Tobacco jars, Cigarette cases, Tobacco Product, Element or attachment, Cigar cases, Humidors, Cases for cigarette paper, the application publication date is Apr. 25, 2013, the invention details are shown in 8 figures, the assignee is a foreign company or corporation, the grant number is D0700739 (publication number), numbered 29/453,128 (application), the exemplary claims include number 1, the grant publication date is Mar. 4, 2014, the published inventor's name is Laurent Manca, the assignee location is Neuchâtel (CH); its company is Philip Morris Products S.A., the patent particularly claims the ornamental design for a charging unit assembly, as shown…, invented by Jimmy Rennick et al., the exemplary patent drawings are Perspective view of a charging, Side elevational view of one side, Charging Unit Assembly, Side elevational view of the opposite, 1 claim comprise the protection scope, categorized under Fully enclosed as a primary classification, illustrated by 6 drawings, the invention is named Charging Unit Assembly, the published agent's organization is Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P., was examined by Janice Hallmark, the assistant, Susan Bennett Hattan, the main examiner (2915 USPTO department).

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Fully enclosed, Cigar Cases, Cigarette Cases, Tobacco Jars and Pouches. The designated search classifications include Pocket, Shell, exterior panel, or trim therefor, Box or Packaging Container, Bag, Pouch, Sleeve or Wrapper, Packing tray, separator, or insert, Tobacco or Tobacco Substitute Product or Component Part Thereof, Combined, Compartmented or With Distinct Support Areas, For writing instrument and diverse article, Recessed handle, Swinging closure (2), Hinged closure, Lipstick, Holder type, Planar top parallel to base, Smoke conducting, Carrier or caddy type, Covered, For bottle, can or cup only, Carrying case or sleeve, Hand operated, Holder or Receptacle for Smokers' Article or Tobacco Product, Attachable to body, apparel, or belt, Eyeglasses, With burner cover, Tobacco Product, Trapped liquid, Respirator, vaporizer, or inhalation tube (4), Device used for smoking, Tobacco Users' Appliance, For writing instrument, Mouthpiece for Cigar or Cigarette, Combined, Cordless appliance type, Lighter or body therefor, Rectangular in plan, Heat exchanging and / or insulating, Instrument supported vertically or angularly, Spittoons, Top, overcap or closure continues configuration of body, Cigar, cigarette or wrapper therefor, With burner cover, Box and diverse article, Cuspidor or slop jar, Hand actuated flow control, Curved side, Scabbard or sheath for cutting implement or sword.

Patent details
Publication number D0700739
Publication date Mar. 4, 2014
Kind code S1
Application number 29/453,128
Application date Apr. 25, 2013
Application type D
Application series code 29
Length of the patent 14
National classification D27/189
Total number of claims 1
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 6
Number of figures 8
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