Nokia Corporation v. Apple Inc.

Filing 57

Disregard; see 61 . Modified on 12/20/2010 (jas).

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'./ / 091939.313 Notice of Allowability Nokia Corporation v. Apple Inc. Examiner I Talvitie et el, Art Unit 2821 Jim Clinger Doc. 57 Att. 2 --The MAILING DATE of this communication 8ppe8fS on the cover sheet with the correspondence addressAll claims being allowable, PROSECUTION ON THE MERITS IS (OR REMAINS) CLOSED in this application. If not included herewith (or previously mailed), a Notice of Allowance (PTOL-85) or other appropriate communication will be mailed in due course, THIS NOTICE OF ALLOWABILITY IS NOT A GRANT OF PATENT RIGHTS. This application is subject t o withdrawal from issue at the initiative of the Office or upon petition by the applicant. See 37 CFR 1.313 and MPEP 1306. 1. This communication is responsive t o the RC filedM8fCh 3 2003 , The allowed claim(s) Ware 3-9 2. 3. @ The drawings filed on Aug 24, 2007 are accepted by the Examiner. 4. @ Acknowledgement is made of a claim for foreign priority under a) 1. All b ) O Some* do None 35 U.S.C. 119(al-(d). of the: Certified copies of the priority documents have been received. 2. 0 Certified copies of the priority documents have been received in Application No. .application f r o m the International Bureau (PCT Rule 17.2(a)). 'Certified copies not received: 3. 0 Copies of the certified copies of the priority documents have been received in this national stage 5. 0 Acknowledgement is made of a claim for domestic priority under 35 U.S.C. 5 119(e) ( t o a provisional application). (a1 0 The translation of the foreign language provisional application has been received. 6 . 0 Acknowledgement is made of a claim for domestic priority under 35 U.S.C. 5 120 and/or 121. Applicant has THREE MONTHS FROM THE "MAILING DATE" of this communication t o file a reply complying with the requirements noted below. Failure t o timely comply will result in ABANDONMENT of this application. THIS THREE-MONTH PERIOD IS NOT EXTENDABLE. 7 . 0 A SUBSTITUTE OATH OR DECLARATION must be submitted. Note the attached EXAMINER'S AMENDMENT or NOTICE OF INFORMAL PATENT APPLICATION (PTO-I 52) which gives reason(s) why the oath or declaration is deficient. 8 . 0 CORRECTED DRAWINGS must be submitted. (a) 0 including changes required by the Notice of Draftsperson's Patent Drawing Review (PTO-948) attached (b) 0 1 ) 0 hereto or 2) 0 t o Paper No. . including changes required by the proposed drawing correction filed approved by the examiner. , which has been ( c ) fl including changes required by the attached Examiner's ArnendmentlComment or in the Office action of Paper No. . Identifying indicia such a5 the application number (see 37 CFR 1.84lcll should he written on the drawings in the top margin (not the back) of each sheet. The drawings should be filed as a separate paper wlth a transmlttal letter addressed to the Official Draftsperson. 9 . 0 DEPOSIT OF and/or INFORMATION about the deposit of BIOLOGICAL MATERIAL must be submitted. Note the attached Examiner's comment regarding REQUIREMENT FOR THE DEPOSIT OF BIOLOGICAL MATERIAL. Attachment(s1 1 0 Notice of References Cited (PTO-892) 3 2 6 8 0 Notice of Draftsperson's Patent Drawing Review (PTO-948) 5 0 Information Oisclosure Statementh) (PTO-14491, Paper No(s). 7 0 Examiner's Comment Regarding Requirement for Deposit of Biological Materiel 4 0 interview Summary (PTO-413). Paper No. Examiner's Amendment/Comment 0 Notlce of Informal Patent Application (PTO-1521 Examiner's Statement of Reasons for Allowance - 9 0 Other U. S Paten1 and Tradsrrark Offics . PTO-37 (Rev. 04-01) Notice of Allowability Part of Paper No. 13 Dockets.Justia.com ApplicatiodControl Number: 09/939,3 13 Art Unit: 2821 Page 2 DETAILED ACTION Allowable Subject Matter 1, Claims 3-9 are allowed. The following is an examiner'sstatement of reasons for allowance. The limitation which is primarily responsible for distinguishing the claims of this 2. application over the prior art is the limitation concerning the circuit board not extending into the space shared by the speaker and the antenna. Proper motivation for combining references disclosing this limitation with the references which disclose the other limitations recited in the claims of this application could not be found in the prior art. Any comments considered necessary by applicant must be submitted no later than the payment of the issue fee and, to avoid processing delays, should preferably accompany the issue fee. Such submissions should be clearly labeled "Comments on Statement of Reasons for Allowance." 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FlLINO DATE 08/24/2001 7S90 I FIRST NAMEDINVENTOR ] ATTONEY DOCKET NO. 324-0 1052 I-US(PAR) COMIRMATlON NO. 2843 09/939,313 2s12 Olli Talvirie 03UMM)3 1 EXAMlNR I PAPER NUMBER PERMAN & GREEN 425 CLINGER, JAMES C POST ROAD FAIRFIELD, CT 06824 I ART UNIT 282 I 1 I DATE MAILED 03/2512003 Determination of Patent Term Adjustment under 35 U.S.C. 154 (b) (application filed on or after May 29,2000) The patent term adjustment to date is 0 days. If the issue fee is paid on the date that is three months after the mailing date of this notice and the patent issues on the Tuesday before the date that is 28 weeks (six and a half months) after the mailing date of this notice, the term adjustment will be 0 days. If a continued prosecution application (CPA) was filed in the above-identified application, the filing date that determines patent term adjustment is the filing date of the most recent CPA. 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I CONFIRMATlON NO. 2843 I 1 324-010521-US(l'AR) EXAMINER PERMAN & GREEN 425 POST ROAD FAIRFIELD,CT 06824 UNITED STATES CLINGER, JAMES C ART UNIT 2821 1 1 I PAPER NUMBER DATEMAILED 03/25/2003 Notice of Fee Increase on January 1,2003 If a reply to a "Notice of Allowance and Fee(s) Due" is filed in the Office on or after January 1, 2003, then the amount due will be higher than that set forth in the "Notice of Allowance and Fee(s) Due" since there will be an increase 2M1;Final Rule, 67 Fed. in fees effective on January 1,2003. &g Revision d p a t e n t d Reg. 70847,70849 (November 27,2002). hm The current fee schedule is accessible from: http://www.uspto.pov/main/ho wtofees. htm. If the issue fee paid is the amount shown on the "Notice of Allowance and Fee(s) Due," but not the correct amount in view of the fee increase, a "Notice to Pay Balance of Issue Fee" will be mailed to applicant. 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