Ex parte ELLIS et al. - Page 1




             The opinion in support of the decision being entered today was not written
                    for publication and is not binding precedent of the Board.        
                                                                 Paper No. 21         
                       UNITED STATES PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE                      
                                     ____________                                     
                          BEFORE THE BOARD OF PATENT APPEALS                          
                                   AND INTERFERENCES                                  
                                     ____________                                     
                                Ex parte LOUIS G. ELLIS                               
                                and ANDREW J. DUSBABEK                                
                                     ____________                                     
                                 Appeal No. 1999-0512                                 
                              Application No. 08/701,979                              
                                     ____________                                     
                                      ON BRIEF                                        
                                     ____________                                     
          Before COHEN, FRANKFORT, and McQUADE, Administrative Patent                 
          Judges.                                                                     
          COHEN, Administrative Patent Judge.                                         


                                  DECISION ON APPEAL                                  


               This is an appeal from the final rejection of claims 1                 
          through 11, 20, and 39.  Claims 12 through 19, 21 through 38,               
          and 40 through 44 stand withdrawn pursuant to 37 C.F.R.                    
          1.142(b). These claims constitute all of the claims in the                  
          application.                                                                









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