EP1871188A4 - Mechanical cushioning system for footwear - Google Patents

Mechanical cushioning system for footwear

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Publication number
EP1871188A4
EP1871188A4 EP05725196A EP05725196A EP1871188A4 EP 1871188 A4 EP1871188 A4 EP 1871188A4 EP 05725196 A EP05725196 A EP 05725196A EP 05725196 A EP05725196 A EP 05725196A EP 1871188 A4 EP1871188 A4 EP 1871188A4
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Prior art keywords
footwear
cushioning system
mechanical cushioning
mechanical
system
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EP05725196A
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German (de)
French (fr)
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EP1871188A1 (en
EP1871188B1 (en
Inventor
Marya L Chan
Patrick Y Choe
David J Dirsa
Weiss Edith Harmon
Sean B Murphy
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New Balance Athletics Inc
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New Balance Athletics Inc
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Application filed by New Balance Athletics Inc filed Critical New Balance Athletics Inc
Priority to PCT/US2005/007877 priority Critical patent/WO2006098715A1/en
Publication of EP1871188A1 publication Critical patent/EP1871188A1/en
Publication of EP1871188A4 publication Critical patent/EP1871188A4/en
Application granted granted Critical
Publication of EP1871188B1 publication Critical patent/EP1871188B1/en
Application status is Active legal-status Critical
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B7/00Footwear with health or hygienic arrangements
    • A43B7/14Footwear with foot-supporting parts
    • A43B7/24Insertions or cap supports preventing the foot canting to one side, preventing supination or pronation
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B13/00Soles; Sole and heel units
    • A43B13/14Soles; Sole and heel units characterised by the constructive form
    • A43B13/18Resilient soles
    • A43B13/181Resiliency achieved by the structure of the sole
EP05725196.9A 2005-03-10 2005-03-10 Mechanical cushioning system for footwear Active EP1871188B1 (en)

Priority Applications (1)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
PCT/US2005/007877 WO2006098715A1 (en) 2005-03-10 2005-03-10 Mechanical cushioning system for footwear

Publications (3)

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EP1871188A1 EP1871188A1 (en) 2008-01-02
EP1871188A4 true EP1871188A4 (en) 2012-08-15
EP1871188B1 EP1871188B1 (en) 2016-05-18

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EP05725196.9A Active EP1871188B1 (en) 2005-03-10 2005-03-10 Mechanical cushioning system for footwear

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EP (1) EP1871188B1 (en)
JP (1) JP2008532618A (en)
CN (1) CN101141894B (en)
BR (1) BRPI0520110A2 (en)
WO (1) WO2006098715A1 (en)

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US7748141B2 (en) 2006-05-18 2010-07-06 Nike, Inc Article of footwear with support assemblies having elastomeric support columns
US7997011B2 (en) 2006-10-03 2011-08-16 Nike, Inc. Footwear with support assembly having spring arms
US9320316B2 (en) 2013-03-14 2016-04-26 Under Armour, Inc. 3D zonal compression shoe
US9504292B2 (en) 2013-04-02 2016-11-29 Nike, Inc. Method of bonding PEBA plastic composition
ITPD20130358A1 (en) * 2013-12-23 2015-06-24 Diadora Sport S R L Sole structure, particularly for sports shoes
DE102014215897B4 (en) * 2014-08-11 2016-12-22 Adidas Ag adistar boost
US10010134B2 (en) 2015-05-08 2018-07-03 Under Armour, Inc. Footwear with lattice midsole and compression insert
US10010133B2 (en) 2015-05-08 2018-07-03 Under Armour, Inc. Midsole lattice with hollow tubes for footwear
US10039343B2 (en) 2015-05-08 2018-08-07 Under Armour, Inc. Footwear including sole assembly
USD789060S1 (en) 2016-03-04 2017-06-13 Under Armour, Inc. Shoe component

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US3012342A (en) * 1960-07-06 1961-12-12 Ramirez Eliseo Loza Sole assembly for footwear
DE8710115U1 (en) * 1987-07-23 1987-11-12 Jacoform International Handelsgesellschaft Mbh, 2107 Rosengarten, De
US5005299A (en) * 1990-02-12 1991-04-09 Whatley Ian H Shock absorbing outsole for footwear
US5461800A (en) * 1994-07-25 1995-10-31 Adidas Ag Midsole for shoe
WO2001017384A2 (en) * 1999-09-06 2001-03-15 Sung Woo Chemical Co., Ltd. Outsole of footwear
US6763611B1 (en) * 2002-07-15 2004-07-20 Nike, Inc. Footwear sole incorporating a lattice structure
DE202004012472U1 (en) * 2004-08-10 2004-10-21 I Shing Trade Co., Ltd. Shock absorbing sole core for walking shoe or boot has sole-shaped upper panel separated from lower sole-shaped panel by flexible cross-members

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US5337492A (en) * 1990-11-07 1994-08-16 Adidas Ag Shoe bottom, in particular for sports shoes
US5625964A (en) 1993-03-29 1997-05-06 Nike, Inc. Athletic shoe with rearfoot strike zone
US6115943A (en) * 1995-10-02 2000-09-12 Gyr; Kaj Footwear having an articulating heel portion
US20020050077A1 (en) * 1999-06-18 2002-05-02 Jack Wang Footwear with visible, replaceable cushioning cassette
US6769202B1 (en) 2001-03-26 2004-08-03 Kaj Gyr Shoe and sole unit therefor

Patent Citations (7)

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Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US3012342A (en) * 1960-07-06 1961-12-12 Ramirez Eliseo Loza Sole assembly for footwear
DE8710115U1 (en) * 1987-07-23 1987-11-12 Jacoform International Handelsgesellschaft Mbh, 2107 Rosengarten, De
US5005299A (en) * 1990-02-12 1991-04-09 Whatley Ian H Shock absorbing outsole for footwear
US5461800A (en) * 1994-07-25 1995-10-31 Adidas Ag Midsole for shoe
WO2001017384A2 (en) * 1999-09-06 2001-03-15 Sung Woo Chemical Co., Ltd. Outsole of footwear
US6763611B1 (en) * 2002-07-15 2004-07-20 Nike, Inc. Footwear sole incorporating a lattice structure
DE202004012472U1 (en) * 2004-08-10 2004-10-21 I Shing Trade Co., Ltd. Shock absorbing sole core for walking shoe or boot has sole-shaped upper panel separated from lower sole-shaped panel by flexible cross-members

Non-Patent Citations (1)

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CN101141894B (en) 2010-09-01
JP2008532618A (en) 2008-08-21
EP1871188A1 (en) 2008-01-02
EP1871188B1 (en) 2016-05-18
CN101141894A (en) 2008-03-12
BRPI0520110A2 (en) 2009-04-22
WO2006098715A1 (en) 2006-09-21

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