United States Patent and Trademark Office OG Notices: 25 April 2006
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 any 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 (Andre Van Dyk) 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/ZA02/00209 and was filed 17 December 2002 in the name of Andre Van Dyk for the invention entitled Activated Stemming Device. The national stage application number is 10/500,356 and has a 35 U.S.C. 371(c)(1), (c)(2) and (c)(4) date of 22 June 2005.