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Request For Correction In A Patent Application Relating To Inventorship {PTO-AIA-40}

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To: Commissioner for Patents P.O. Box 1450002 Alexandria, VA 22313-1450002 Applicant hereby requests that the inventorship be corrected or changed, or that the name of the inventor or a joint inventor, or the order of the names of joint inventors, be changed, in the above-identified application. Note: 37 CFR 1.48 applies to any request to correct inventorship filed on or after September 16, 2012, regardless of the application filing date. Do not submit this form after payment of the issue fee or if the application has been patented. See 37 CFR 1.324 for correction of inventorship in a patent. Please check the applicable box(es) below. For a nonprovisional application: 1.This request is to correct or change the inventorship in a nonprovisional application (under 37 CFR 1.48(a)) and includes: An application data sheet (ADS) in accordance with 37 CFR 1.76(c) with the corrected or updated information shown with markings (e.g., underlining for insertions, strikethrough for deletions). See the Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (MPEP) section 601.05(a) for information about filing an ADS in an application filed on/after September 16, 2012. For information about filing a Supplemental ADS in an application filed before September 16, 2012, see MPEP 601.05(b). The processing fee set forth in 37 CFR 1.17(i). $ An inventor is being added. An inventor222s oath or declaration by any actual inventor who has not yet executed an oath or declaration is required (see 37 CFR 1.48(b)). See MPEP 602.01(a) for information about an inventor222s oath or declaration for an application filed on/after September 16, 2012 (e.g., form PTO/AIA/01). For information about an inventor222s oath or declaration for an application filed before September 16, 2012 (e.g., form PTO/SB/01), see MPEP 602.01(b). This request is being filed after the first Office action on the merits has been given or mailed (see 37 CFR 1.48(c) and 1.17(d)). Check one of the following: This request to correct or change the inventorship is due solely to the cancellation of claims in the application. OR The fee set forth in 37 CFR 1.17(d) is due (in addition to the fee set forth in 37 CFR 1.17(i)). $ Doc Code: R48.REQ Document Description: Request under Rule 48 correcting inventorship PTO/AIA/40 (04-1) Approved for use through 11/30/2020. OMB 0651-0031 U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, no persons are required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number. REQUEST FOR CORRECTION IN A002 PATENT APPLICATION RELATING TO INVENTORSHIP OR AN INVENTOR NAME, OR ORDER OF NAMES, OTHER002 THAN IN A REISSUE APPLICATION (37002 CFR 1.48)002 Application Number Filing Date First Named Inventor Art Unit Examiner Name Practitioner Docket Number [Page 1 of 2] This collection of information is required by 37 CFR 1.48. The information is required to obtain or retain a benefit by the public which is to file (and by the USPTO to process) an application. Confidentiality is governed by 35 U.S.C. 122 and 37 CFR 1.11 and 1.14. This collection is estimated to take 1 hour to complete, including gathering, preparing, and submitting the completed application form to the USPTO. Time will vary depending upon the individual case. Any comments on the amount of time you require to complete this form and/or suggestions for reducing this burden, should be sent to the Chief Information Officer, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Department of Commerce, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 22313-1450. DO NOT SEND FEES OR COMPLETED FORMS TO THIS ADDRESS. SEND TO: Commissioner for Patents, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 22313-1450. If you need assistance in completing the form, call 1-800-PTO-9199 and select option 2. American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com PTO/AIA/40 (04-1) Approved for use through 11/30/2020. OMB 0651-0031 U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, no persons are required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number. REQUEST FOR CORRECTION IN A PATENT APPLICATION RELATING TO INVENTORSHIP OR AN002 INVENTOR NAME, OR ORDER OF NAMES, OTHER THAN IN A REISSUE APPLICATION002 (37 CFR 1.48)002 2.This request is to correct or update the name of the inventor or a joint inventor, or the order of names of joint invento rs , in a nonprovisional application (under 37 CFR 1.48(f)) and includes: An application data sheet in accordance with 37 CFR 1.76(c) identifying the complete inventive entity, including the corrected or updated name of the inventor, or the new order of names shown with markings (e.g., underlining for insertions, strikethrough for deletions). See the MPEP 601.05(a) for information about filing an ADS in an application filed on/after September 16, 2012. For information about filing a Supplemental ADS in an application filed before September 16, 2012, see MPEP 601.05(b). The processing fee set forth in 37 CFR 1.17(i). $ For a provisional application: This request is to change or correct the inventorship, or correct or update the name of the inventor or a joint inventor, in a provisional application (under 37 CFR 1.48(d)) and includes: Attached hereto is a signed by a party set forth in 37 CFR 1.33(b) identifies each inventor by his or her legal name, in the preferred order. The processing fee set forth in 37 CFR 1.17(q). $ Fee Payment Information: Applicant asserts small entity status. See 37 CFR 1.27. Applicant certifies micro entity status. See 37 CFR 1.29. Form PTO/SB/15A or B or equivalent must either be enclosed or have been submitted previously A check in the amount of the fee is enclosed. Payment by credit card. Form PTO-2038 is attached. The Director is hereby authorized to charge any fees which may be required, or credit any overpayment to Deposit Account No. . Payment made via EFS-Web. WARNING: Information on this form may become public. Credit card information should not be included on this form. Provide credit card information and authorization on PTO-2038. I am the Applicant* attorney or agent of record attorney or agent acting under 37 CFR 1.34 Registration number Registration number Signature Typed or printed name Date NOTE: This form must be signed in accordance with 37 CFR 1.33. See 37 CFR 1.4 for signature requirements and certifications. *Juristic entities must be represented by a patent practitioner (See 37 CFR 1.31, applicable to any paper filed on or after September 16, 2012 that is presented on behalf of a juristic enti ty, regardles s of application filing date). Submit multiple forms if more than one signature is required, see below* * . ** Total of forms are submitted. [Page 2 of 2] American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com Privacy Act Statement The Privacy Act of 1974 (P.L. 93-579) requires that you be given certain information in connection with your submission of the attached form related to a patent application or patent. Accordingly, pursuant to the requirements of the Act, please be advised that: (1) the general authority for the collection of this information is 35 U.S.C. 2(b)(2); (2) furnishing of the information solicited is voluntary; and (3) the principal purpose for which the information is used by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is to process and/or examine your submission related to a patent application or patent. If you do not furnish the requested information, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office may not be able to process and/or examine your submission, which may result in termination of proceedings or abandonment of the application or expiration of the patent. The information provided by you in this form will be subject to the following routine uses: 1.003 The information on this form will be treated confidentially to the extent allowed under the Freedom ofInformation Act (5 U.S.C. 552) and the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C 552a). Records from this system of recordsmay be disclosed to the Department of Justice to determine whether disclosure of these records isrequired by the Freedom of Information Act.2.003 A record from this system of records may be disclosed, a

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