United States Patent and Trademark Office OG Notices: 08 March 2005
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 inventors. The inventor whose signature is missing (Emerson P. Jones) 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/US02/25667 and was filed on 12 August 2002 in the names of James R. Birle, Jr., Jeffrey N. Edwards, Yonathan Epelbaum, Frederick J. Fiddle, Stuart C. Kaperst, Todd K. Kaplan, Daniel Y. Kerstein, Richard P. Liciano, Thomas H. Patrick, Jr., Paul A. Pepe, Eric Steifman, Russell L. Stein, Brennan J. Warble, Richard J. Green and Emerson P. Jones for the invention entitled CONTINGENT CONVERTIBLE FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS.The national stage application number is 10/480,350 and has a 35 U.S.C. 371(c)(1), (c)(2) and (c)(4) date of 09 December 2003.