United States Patent and Trademark Office OG Notices: 18 November 2003
37 CFR 1.47 Notice by Publication Notice is hereby given of the filing of an application with a petition under 37 CFR 1.47 requesting acceptance of the application without the signature of the sole inventor. 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 (Ronald Mach) 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/AU99/00389 and was filed on 21 May 1999 in the name of Aristocrat Leisure Industries Pty. Ltd. et al for the invention entitled "Secured Inter-Processor and Virtual Device Communications System". The national stage application number is 09/701,168 and has a 35 U.S.C. 371 date of 20 October 2003.