I submitted a PPA with my paragraphs numbered in the style , , etc.
Now, I'm submitting a regular patent application claiming the benefit of the PPA. This means I'm adding a section titled "CROSS REFERENCE TO RELATED APPLICATIONS". This adds one paragraph to the top of my specification.
Should I renumber the paragraphs so that the paragraph in the "CROSS REFERENCE..." section starts with ? (The paragraph numbers in the PPA won't match up with the regular PA anymore.)
Or should I not number it at all? (The paragraph numbers in the PPA will match up with the regular PA.)
Or should I number it with ? (The paragraph numbers in the PPA will match up with the regular PA.)