Global Patent Index - EP 1749454 B1

EP 1749454 B1 2009-02-25 - An article of footwear

Title (en)

An article of footwear

Title (de)

Schuhwerk

Title (fr)

Chaussure

Publication

EP 1749454 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 06118341 A

Priority

GB 0516023 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1749454A1] There is provided an article of footwear (10), such as a shoe, sandal or boot, having an upper (12), a sole (11) and a primary fastening means (13) such as laces. The article of footwear also has an additional flexure system comprising an elasticated cord (14) which is held reIative to a series of interlocking tabs (17,19) formed alternately on adjacent first and second sections (15,16) of the upper (12). This construction enables the two sections (15,16) to flex relative to each other.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A43B 3/04 (2006.01); A43B 3/08 (2006.01); A43B 3/26 (2006.01); A43B 23/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A43B 3/26 (2013.01); A43B 3/04 (2013.01); A43B 3/08 (2013.01); A43B 23/027 (2013.01); A43B 23/0295 (2013.01); A43B 23/047 (2013.01); A43C 1/00 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

DOCDB simple family

EP 1749454 A1 20070207; EP 1749454 B1 20090225; AT 423482 T 20090315; DE 602006005294 D1 20090409; EP 1946661 A1 20080723; EP 1946661 B1 20140409; ES 2323249 T3 20090709; ES 2468547 T3 20140616; GB 0516023 D0 20050914