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IN THE UNITED STATES PATENTiAlilD TRADEMARK OFFICE 



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Art Unit; 2177 
Examiner Susan Rayyan 

In re Application of: 

i Donald P. (Doleman 

Serial No. 09/998,jl52 

Flledr November 30, 2001 



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PROPOSED INTERVjEyV AGENDA 



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Commissioner for! Patents 
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Examiner Rayyan 



Dear Examiner Rayyan: 



Applicant respeptfully requests a telephone interview with' the Examined to 

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discuss the captioned patent application in accordance with the following proposed j 
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1 . Provide Overview of Invention ! H • 

2. Review Prior Art Rejections Asserted in Office Action : Ml 

3. Discuss McDonald reference (U.S. p a*. Appl. No. 2004/00195^1 j 

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KIRKPATRICK & LOCKHART LLP 

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Michael :D. Lazzari. 
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Attorney} for Applicant 



The Examiner is invited to call Appll<j^nfs undersigned representetilve to 
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finalize a convenient date/time to conduct the interview, as well as to finalize th^ agenda 

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