Legal parties

Inventors (applicants): Vaughn Richard Annis, Pramod U. Shanbhag
Assignees (initial): Suominen Corporation (Tampere, FI)
Agents: Nixon & Vanderhye P.C. (attorney)

The application was examined by Karen S Acker (USPTO dept. 2915)


  • The ornamental design for a “fibrous material sheet with patterned surface,” as shown and described. …

International priority data

EM: 2140673-0001 / Nov. 22, 2012 (regional)

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Brief Description of Drawings

FIG. 1 is a top plan view of a fibrous material sheet with patterned surface, showing our new design thereof; and, FIG. 2 is an enlarged region taken from the top left …

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Miscellaneous patent data

The claim number 1 is selected as exemplary, the inventor's address - Rocky Hill, CT, the inventor's name is Pramod U. Shanbhag, the invention description is illustrated by 2 drawings, the recorded agent's company name - Nixon & Vanderhye P.C., the invention details are shown in 2 figures, developed by Pramod U. Shanbhag et al., the grant publication date is Jan. 21, 2014, the assignee is a foreign company or corporation, the grant number is D0697722, 1 claim comprise the protection scope, the invention is titled Fibrous Material Sheet With Patterned Surface, the assignee location is Tampere (FI); its organization is Suominen Corporation, the application publication date is Nov. 29, 2012, numbered 29/438,455 (application), originally classified under Pattern Created by Texture or Open Weave, the patent particularly claims the ornamental design for a “fibrous material sheet with patterned surface,” as shown…, the drawings include the following: Top plan view of a fibrous, Fibrous Material Sheet With Patterned, Enlarged region taken from the top left, similar classification categories are Hide or pelt, Special occasion, holiday, or religious theme, Metal fabric or mesh type, Brocades, Moires, Calico, Nets and netted fabrics, Linear Arrangement of Adjacent Pattern Elements, or Striated, Crepe, Architectural or geographic theme, the examination was conducted by Karen S Acker, the main examiner (2915 USPTO department).

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Textile Fabrics, Carpet, Floor Mat, or Rug, Pattern Created by Texture or Open Weave. The designated search classifications include Natural material, Ornamental stitching, Pillow cover, Uniplanar sectional web, sheet, or layer, Pattern Created by Texture or Open Weave, Artificial wood or leather grain surface, Article Having Ornamental Wound or Woven Strands, Ornamental, decorative, pattern, or indicia, Miscellaneous, Wrinkled, creased, crinkled or creped, Table or furniture scarf, Constructed from filamentary or flat sheet material, Sheet, Paper or Pasteboard for Writing or Printing, Simulative, or natural material pattern, Formed from caning material, Camouflaged, Carpet, Floor Mat, or Rug, Pile or Nap Type Surface or Component, Combined Unidirectional and Bidirectional Pattern, Simulative, Ornamental design or indicia, Continuous background pattern, e.g., safety paper, Fabric, Embossed or puffed, Sheet, Knitted, netted, or knotted.

Patent details
Publication number D0697722
Publication date Jan. 21, 2014
Kind code S1
Application number 29/438,455
Application date Nov. 29, 2012
Application type D
Application series code 29
Length of the patent 14
National classification D5/47
Total number of claims 1
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 2
Number of figures 2
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