08099880 is referenced by 33 patents and cites 71 patents.

A footwear lower is presented which provides cushion support and lateral stability in a lightweight construction. The lower may include a primary midsole, cushion elements, a rear lower midsole, a directional cradle, and an outsole. The cushions may be located in the between the directional cradle and the rear lower midsole. Various embodiments of cushions are presented and may be consistent with specific types of shoes such as running trainers, trail shoes, general fitness footwear, or basketball shoes. The lower may be consistent with approaches to remediate a wearer's pronation or supination.

Title
Athletic shoe with cushion structures
Application Number
12/348852
Publication Number
8099880 (B2)
Application Date
January 5, 2009
Publication Date
January 24, 2012
Inventor
Mark Kokavec
Ellicott City
MD, US
Jared Goldman
Lutherville
MD, US
Kevin Fisher
Baltimore
MD, US
Ryan Drew
Lutherville
MD, US
Derek Campbell
Columbia
MD, US
Chris Brewer
Baltimore
MD, US
Agent
Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt L
Assignee
Under Armour
MD, US
IPC
A43B 13/12
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