MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING
Between: Ten Stix Inc
President: Mr Tom Sawyer
Vice President: Mr Tony Cranford
BCD Mecanique Ltd
President: Mr Real Berube (not present)
Authorized by Proxy
Mr Marcel Huard
Discussions were held on the 23rd of September 1998, at the Monte Carlo Hotel in Las Vegas concerning the
1) Broadening the scope the U.S Patent Application filed by Ten Stix Inc. on the 25th of August 1997
Application serial number 08/918,944, naming as inventors Mr Tom Sawyer and Mr Tony Cranford by way of
filing at least one new Continuation-In-Part (CIP) Application in the U.S.A. This new patent application will
integrate at least some subject matter from International PCI Application serial number PCT/1B98/01322 filed
by BCD Mecanique Ltd on the of August 1998, naming as inventors Mr Tom Sawyer, Mr Tony Cranford, Mr
Marcel Huard and Mr Real Berube.
2) The ownership of patent rights in the mentioned CIP application.
3) The right to use improvements and additions contained in the mentioned CIP application.
Whereas Ten Stix Inc has assigned to BCD Mecanique Ltd ownership of the International Patent Application
referenced above in all countries except for the USA, the parties agree as follows:
BCD Mecanique Ltee will pay for the filing of the mentioned U.S CIP Application through and by its patent
agents, Swabey Ogilvy Renault, in Montreal, Canada, and their associates attorneys in the USA.
BCD Mecanique Ltee will endeavor to obtain a granted patent for patent claims in the mentioned CIP application
to the invention disclosed in US patent application serial number 08/918,944 filed by Ten Stix mc, which patent
claims are broader than the claims as originally filed.
Memorandum of Understanding
between Ten Stix inc. and BCD Mecanique Ltee
The PCT patent application filed by BCD Mecanique Ltee describes and claims features relating to methods for
controlling the bonus point indicator system and for operating an auxiliary prize game making use o