United States Patent and Trademark Office OG Notices: 13 May 2003
37 CFR 1.47 Notice by Publication Notice is hereby given of the filing of a national stage application with a petition under 37 CFR 1.47 requesting acceptance of the application without the signature of all inventors. The petition has been granted. A notice has been sent to the last known address of the non-signing inventor. The inventor whose signature is missing (Allen R. Toney) may join in the application by promptly filing an appropriate oath or declaration complying with 37 CFR 1.63. The international application number is PCT/EP99/03946 and was filed on 03 June 1999 in the names of Les Johnson, Kamal Arsanious, David Quinn, Patrick Murphy, and Allen R. Toney for the invention entitled Shear-Sensitive Plugging Fluid for Plugging and A Method for Plugging a Subterranean Formation Zone. The national stage application is assigned number 09/980,463 and has a 35 U.S.C. 371(c) date of 11 December 2002.