Title, description and claim, oath or
[Editor Note: Para. (b) below is
to patent applications filed under 35 U.S.C.
111(a) or 363 on or after Sept.
The title of the design must designate the
particular article. No description, other than a reference to the
drawing, is ordinarily required. The claim shall be in formal terms
to the ornamental design for the article (specifying name) as
shown, or as shown and described. More than one claim is neither
required nor permitted.
The oath or declaration required of the applicant
must comply with § 1.63.
[24 FR 10332, Dec. 22, 1959; 29 FR 18503, Dec. 29, 1964;
para. (b), 48 FR 2712, Jan. 20, 1983, effective Feb. 27,
[*See § 1.153
information and for para. (b) applicable to patent applications filed
under 35 U.S.C. 111(a)
on or after Sept. 16,