United States Patent and Trademark Office OG Notices: 03 February 2004
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 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 (Jayant Neogi) 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/US01/23669 and was filed on 28 July 2001 in the name of Jayant Neogi for the invention entitled Method and Article of Manufacture for Identifying and Tracking Gemstones. The national stage application is assigned number 10/343,255 and has a 35 U.S.C. 371 date of 10 November 2003.