United States Patent and Trademark Office OG Notices: 28 June 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 addresses of the non-signing inventor. The inventor whose signature is missing (Marie-France Guidoin) 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/CA02/01787 and was filed on 19 November 2002 in the names of Andre Curodeau and Marie-France Guidoin for the invention entitled ELECTRIC DISCHARGE MACHINING ELECTRODE AND METHOD. The national stage application number is 10/495,777 and has a 35 U.S.C. 371 date of 16 March 2005.