United States Patent and Trademark Office OG Notices: 01 November 2005
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 one of the joint 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 (Tsuyoshi Abe) 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/JP03/01510 and was filed on 13 February 2003 in the name of Hitoshi Mizuno et al for the invention entitled "Container for Supplying Molten Metal and Safety Device". The national stage application number is 10/504,508 and has a 35 U.S.C. 371(c)(1), (c)(2), and (c)(4) date of 15 June 2005.