09565903 cites 32 patents.

A closure or fastener is provided for apparel, shoes, equipment, and other applications. The closure may have a female component having a receiving area and a male component having a locking portion. Either or both the male component and female component may have a notched appearance to provide additional flexibility and comfort to the closure. Flanges on the male components and the female components may facilitate off-registration engagement of the closure system. Textures present or absent in the closure system may permit or prevent sliding by the male components and female components when the closure is engaged.

Title
Closure system
Application Number
14/475829
Publication Number
9565903 (B2)
Application Date
September 3, 2014
Publication Date
February 14, 2017
Inventor
Laura Tempesta
Hillsboro
OR, US
Agent
Shook Hardy & Bacon L
Assignee
NIKE
OR, US
IPC
A44B 19/16
B65D 33/28
A44B 19/26
B65D 33/25
A44B 19/02
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