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Dates for third party submissions for patents filed between September 16, 2011 and September 16, 2012

My understanding of MPEP 1134.01 is that it may not be possible for third party submissions on US 2014/0019693 A1, due to the following note: Editor Note: This MPEP section is only applicable to ...
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What if statement about claims with effective filing date on or after March 16, 2013 is not submitted in time

CFR 1.78(a)(6) says that, if a non-provisional application claims the benefit of a provisional application filed before March 16, 2013 and contains, or contained at any time, a claim that has an ...
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Would an offer for sale that originates in the US on the phone with someone in Japan create a preAIA 102(b) bar?

If person A in the United States calls a member of the public in a foreign country and offers to sell a product 14 months prior to A filing a nonprovisional application for a utility patent, would ...