Recently published decisions

All board of appeal decisions released for publication in the last three months are shown in the list below (newest first). The website checks for new decisions daily and updates the list accordingly. For full lists per year, please access the subpages.

September 2014

T 1622/10 () of 23.9.2014

Online on

30.09.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

23.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 37/18
A61F 13/00
A61K 39/00
A61K 9/127
A61K 9/52
A61K 9/56

Application no.

03017154.0

Keywords:

Lapse of patent in all designated states - continuation of appeal proceedings (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.728K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T162210.20140923
T 0150/11 () of 9.9.2014

Online on

30.09.2014

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02M 25/022

Application no.

07003280.0

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds
Admissibility of appeal - filed within time limit (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 233.411K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T015011.20140909
T 0365/11 (Data transmission system/ATLAS COPCO ROCK DRILLS) of 25.9.2014

Online on

30.09.2014

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E21B 44/00

Application no.

03701197.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - all requests (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.780K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T036511.20140925
T 0785/12 () of 7.8.2014

Online on

30.09.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16F 15/131

Application no.

07011954.0

Keywords:

Neuheit - Hauptantrag
Neuheit - nein
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag I und II
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 277.312K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T078512.20140807
T 1807/12 () of 26.6.2014

Online on

30.09.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

26.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26

Application no.

04716800.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.715K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T180712.20140626
T 1808/12 () of 26.6.2014

Online on

30.09.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

26.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26

Application no.

09003046.1

Keywords:

Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 439.097K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T180812.20140626
T 1833/12 () of 26.6.2014

Online on

30.09.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

26.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26

Application no.

09003045.3

Keywords:

Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no, after amendment)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 381.589K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T183312.20140626
T 1834/12 () of 26.6.2014

Online on

30.09.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

26.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26

Application no.

05015337.8

Keywords:

Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no, after amendment)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.730K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T183412.20140626
T 2287/13 () of 2.4.2014

Online on

30.09.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

2.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01S 7/521
G01S 15/89
G01S 15/96
H04R 1/44

Application no.

03017154.0

Keywords:

Substantial prodcedural violation (no)
Refund of the appeal fee (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 0B)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T228713.20140402
T 0423/10 () of 28.8.2014

Online on

29.09.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

28.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/00

Application no.

02021303.9

Keywords:

Late-filed request - change of subject-matter

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.809K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T042310.20140828
T 0918/11 () of 3.6.2014

Online on

29.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 47/18
B65D 1/02
B65D 1/08
B65D 1/09

Application no.

03707309.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Public prior use - proven
Novelty - (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 492.299K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T091811.20140603
T 1420/11 (Detergent additive particles/Kao) of 16.5.2014

Online on

29.09.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/06
C11D 3/04
C11D 3/37
C11D 11/02

Application no.

00939055.0

Keywords:

Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Late-filed request - justification for late filing (yes)
Late-filed request - claim request clearly allowable (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious combination of features

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 522.369K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T142011.20140516
T 1984/11 () of 13.8.2014

Online on

29.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 19/02
H05K 7/18

Application no.

99119583.5

Keywords:

Offenkundige Vorbenutzung - anerkannt
Offenkundige Vorbenutzung - erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein (sämtliche Anträge)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 481.973K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T198411.20140813
T 2211/11 () of 8.7.2014

Online on

29.09.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/08
B32B 27/34
C08L 77/00
F16L 11/04

Application no.

04405764.4

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 331.184K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T221111.20140708
T 0502/12 () of 20.5.2014

Online on

29.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 47/90
B25J 15/00

Application no.

07712715.7

Keywords:

Late filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Exception to prohibition of reformatio in peius: no (main and amended auxiliary request)
Amendments - added subject matter (yes) (new and
additional amended auxiliary request)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.947K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T050212.20140520
T 1643/12 (Shading polyester laundry/Unilever) of 29.4.2014

Online on

29.09.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

29.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/40

Application no.

05787403.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no, all requests) - obvious to try (yes)
Inventive step (no, all requests) - reasonable expectation of success (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 622.544K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T164312.20140429
T 0651/13 () of 23.9.2014

Online on

29.09.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

23.9.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 5/10
A61C 13/00

Application no.

09153042.8

Keywords:

Ausnahmen von der Patentierbarkeit - Verfahren zur therapeutischen Behandlung
Ausnahmen von der Patentierbarkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 312.560K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T065113.20140923
T 2079/13 () of 18.9.2014

Online on

29.09.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

18.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/00

Application no.

07757730.2

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) (main request, third and fourth auxiliary requests)
Claims - clarity (no) (main request, first and second auxiliary requests)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 353.709K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T207913.20140918
T 0857/10 () of 17.7.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03H 9/56
H03H 9/58

Application no.

99310298.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - substantial procedural violation (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 323.142K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T085710.20140717
T 0093/11 () of 26.8.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

26.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B26B 21/60

Application no.

06772640.6

Keywords:

Admission of late filed new main and first auxiliary request into the proceedings - justification for late filing (yes)
Inventive step - obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 395.513K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T009311.20140826
T 0280/11 () of 1.7.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

1.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 8/26
B60T 13/66
B60T 13/68

Application no.

98106894.3

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerden (Ja)
Befassung der Grossen Beschwerdekammer mit einer Frage grundsätzlicher Bedeutung (Nein)
Unzulässige Erweiterung - alle Anträge (Ja)
Zulassung weiterer Anträge in das Verfahren - Hilfsanträge 682 - 685 (Nein)
Nochmalige Unterbrechung der Verhandlung zur Ausarbeitung weiterer Hilfsanträge (Nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 546.828K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T028011.20140701
T 1203/11 (Automated medical testing/HOFFMANN-LA ROCHE) of 1.7.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

1.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

06011422.0

Keywords:

Clarity - (yes, after amendment)
Inventive step - (yes, after amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 371.153K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T120311.20140701
T 1368/11 () of 16.5.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60P 1/44

Application no.

04020585.8

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 315.771K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T136811.20140516
T 2042/11 () of 21.8.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

21.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 53/06
B65B 21/24

Application no.

06000258.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit ausgehend von nächstkommenden Stand der Technik und Berücksichtigung fachmännischen Handelns - nein

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 382.734K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T204211.20140821
T 1564/12 () of 24.6.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

24.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/00

Application no.

98934911.3

Keywords:

Late-filed document - admitted (no)
Claims - clarity (no)
Apportionment of costs - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.858K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T156412.20140624
T 1904/12 () of 11.6.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

11.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/32
A61M 25/06

Application no.

05104948.4

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 406.509K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T190412.20140611
T 2294/13 () of 11.8.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

11.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/06
A61B 1/06
A61B 19/00

Application no.

05002421.5

Keywords:

Claims amended on appeal overcoming the grounds for refusal by the Examining Division
Interlocutory revision - department of first instance should have rectified decision (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 307.485K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T229413.20140811
T 2372/13 () of 22.9.2014

Online on

26.09.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

22.9.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61N 7/00
A61H 23/00

Application no.

03717256.6

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 210.843K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T237213.20140922
J 0010/12 (Pendency of earlier patent application) of 13.5.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

13.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Pending earlier application - time limit open to re-establishment of rights or further processing (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.693K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:J001012.20140513
T 1605/09 () of 21.7.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

21.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01B 7/00

Application no.

02803030.2

Keywords:

Neuheit - (nein)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 302.446K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T160509.20140721
T 1903/09 (Pipelined loop structure/SRC) of 16.5.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

16.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/45
G06F 17/50

Application no.

03776468.5

Keywords:

Claims - support in the description (no)
Claims - main request
Claims - clarity (no)
Claims - first auxiliary request
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - main request
Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - second auxiliary request

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.930K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T190309.20140516
T 2241/10 (Pipelined multioperand adder/QUALCOMM) of 25.7.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

25.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/38
G06F 7/544

Application no.

04775953.5

Keywords:

Claims - clarity - main request (no)
Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.239K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T224110.20140725
T 0557/11 (Multi-functional telephone set/HP) of 4.7.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/28
H04M 7/00
H04L 12/56

Application no.

99962936.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no): juxtaposition of obvious features

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.422K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T055711.20140704
T 0784/11 () of 21.7.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

21.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 19/00
A61B 17/22
A61B 17/28
A61B 17/32
A61B 1/005
A61B 1/018
A61B 1/00

Application no.

06022874.9

Keywords:

Reimbursement of appeal fee after interlocutory revision (no) - not equitable

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 257.076K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T078411.20140721
T 0826/11 (Compositions cosmétiques contenant un copolymère d'acide mé … of 22.5.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

22.5.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/81
A61K 8/891
A61Q 5/00

Application no.

02292187.8

Keywords:

Recevabilité de documents (oui)
Activité inventive, toutes les requêtes (non): essais comparatifs non exploitables

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 478.044K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T082611.20140522
T 2476/11 () of 1.7.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

1.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 7/00
C09J 7/02
A61F 13/15

Application no.

02776294.7

Keywords:

Clarity - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.313K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T247611.20140701
T 1267/12 () of 4.7.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 15/14

Application no.

03775256.5

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 321.438K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T126712.20140704
T 2452/13 () of 15.9.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 7/04
C08L 29/04
C11D 17/04

Application no.

06759532.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 208.446K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T245213.20140915
T 0551/14 () of 22.9.2014

Online on

25.09.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

22.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03H 1/18
B42D 15/10
G03H 1/04
G03H 1/02

Application no.

97940377.1

Keywords:

"Appeal inadmissible - no statement of the grounds of appeal"

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 207.447K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T055114.20140922
T 2493/10 (Fuel cell/HONDA) of 4.9.2014

Online on

24.09.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

4.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 8/02
H01M 8/10

Application no.

03758973.6

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Clarity (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes) - non-obvious modification

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 272.239K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T249310.20140904
T 2076/09 () of 13.6.2013

Online on

23.09.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

13.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 209/48
C07C 253/30
C07C 211/12
C07C 255/24

Application no.

97918107.0

Keywords:

Hauptantrag
erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 305.145K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T207609.20130613
T 0835/10 (Array transformation/MENTOR GRAPHICS) of 3.9.2014

Online on

23.09.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

3.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06G 7/62
G06F 17/50

Application no.

03721348.5

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Claims - clarity (no)
Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.671K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T083510.20140903
T 1480/10 () of 15.9.2014

Online on

23.09.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/64
G01N 21/21

Application no.

06000753.1

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Remittal for further prosecution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.167K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T148010.20140915
T 2295/11 () of 4.9.2014

Online on

23.09.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 1/10

Application no.

00968292.3

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.598K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T229511.20140904
T 0608/13 () of 11.9.2014

Online on

23.09.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

11.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E06B 9/58

Application no.

07425609.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T060813.20140911
D 0003/14 () of 1.9.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

DBA

Decision date

1.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.497K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:D000314.20140901
T 1729/06 (Seedless watermelon/SYNGENTA) of 17.9.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/00
A01H 1/00

Application no.

03744126.8

Keywords:

"Essentially biological process for the production of
plants (no)"

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 408.636K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T172906.20140917
T 0789/10 () of 9.7.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

9.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01B 5/008
B23Q 35/04
B25J 9/06

Application no.

03707875.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal - name and address of appellant
Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal - request defining subject of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T078910.20140709
T 1703/10 (Screening remedy/ASTELLAS) of 17.7.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/09
C12N 15/12

Application no.

01998193.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Admissibility of auxiliary requests II to IV - (no)
Admissibility of auxiliary request V - (yes)
Main request and auxiliary request I - novelty (no)
Auxiliary request V - broadening of claim (no)
Auxiliary request V - added subject-matter (no)
Auxiliary request V - clarity (yes)
Auxiliary request V - novelty (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T170310.20140717
T 0831/11 (Service tracking/HUAWEI) of 24.6.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/26

Application no.

06805017.8

Keywords:

Admission of late-filed request - (yes)
Added subject-matter - (yes)

Distribution

D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.346K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T083111.20140624
T 1269/11 (Falsche Bezeichnung der Einsprechenden) of 17.9.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

17.9.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60D 1/06
B60D 1/28

Application no.

04023428.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs - Einspruchsberechtigung (nein)
Berichtigung von Mängeln -sofort erkennbar, dass nichts anderes beabsichtigt sein konnte (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 279.901K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T126911.20140917
T 1836/11 () of 25.7.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

25.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02B 37/00

Application no.

04732236.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - combination invention (no)

Distribution

D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.241K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T183611.20140725
T 2588/11 () of 19.8.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

19.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 75/00

Application no.

04250922.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 437.364K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T258811.20140819
T 0057/13 () of 12.6.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.6.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B65B 55/10
B65B 3/02

Application no.

06777287.1

Keywords:

Vice substantiel de procédure - violation du droit d'être entendu (non)
Requête produite tardivement - requête aurait pu être produite en première instance (non)
Requête produite tardivement - requête clairement admissible (oui)
Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 435.194K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T005713.20140612
T 1855/13 () of 1.8.2014

Online on

22.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

1.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B04B 7/08

Application no.

01983061.1

Keywords:

Appealed decision - reasoned (no)
Substantial procedural violation - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.621K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T185513.20140801
T 0049/11 () of 25.3.2014

Online on

19.09.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

25.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 55/14
B65D 65/40
B32B 27/10
B32B 27/08

Application no.

96922330.4

Keywords:

Transitional provisions of the EPC 2000
Objection of suspected partiality - not admissible
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T004911.20140325
T 1091/11 () of 2.7.2014

Online on

19.09.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

2.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 23/06

Application no.

01995382.7

Keywords:

Admission of new evidence (yes)
Prior use made publicly available (yes)
Novelty (main request, auxiliary request I : no)
Inventive step (auxiliary request II : no)
Extended subject-matter (auxiliary request III : yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 401.454K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T109111.20140702
T 2045/12 () of 16.7.2014

Online on

19.09.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

16.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 41/18
C07C 41/24
C07C 43/17
C07C 43/313
C07C 41/48

Application no.

00926297.3

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes)
Novelty - after amendment
Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - after amendment

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.786K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T204512.20140716
T 0673/13 () of 3.7.2014

Online on

19.09.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

3.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/28
A61K 9/48

Application no.

01995903.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - broadening of claim (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 383.717K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T067313.20140703
T 0954/13 () of 10.9.2014

Online on

19.09.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.9.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60N 2/46
B60N 3/00

Application no.

08803920.1

Keywords:

Neuheit -(ja, nach Änderung)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Distribution

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 241.529K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T095413.20140910
T 2458/09 (Pharmaceutical dosage form comprising multiple unit pellets of … of 30.6.2014

Online on

18.09.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

30.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/18
A61K 9/58
A61P 13/08

Application no.

02786241.6

Keywords:

Admissibility of amendments to a party's case (no)
Admissibility of auxiliary request II (yes)
Admissibility of auxiliary request III (no)
Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 572.081K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T245809.20140630
T 0665/10 (Marking with DNA/TRACETAG) of 15.9.2014

Online on

18.09.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

00917213.1

Keywords:

Main request, auxiliary requests 1-6, - extension beyond the content of the application as filed
Main request, auxiliary requests 1-6, - (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 285.741K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T066510.20140915
T 2225/10 (Biosensors/SAINT LOUIS) of 4.9.2014

Online on

18.09.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

4.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68
G01N 33/542

Application no.

04813618.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)
correction of error (Figure 27) (no)
Correction of error (Page 42) (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 333.501K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T222510.20140904
T 0369/11 (Use of cabazitaxel for treating glioblastoma/AVENTIS) of 15.9.2014

Online on

18.09.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

15.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/335

Application no.

99944531.5

Keywords:

New main request at appeal proceedings: allowable (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 262.321K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T036911.20140915
T 0222/12 () of 31.7.2014

Online on

18.09.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

31.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/06
A61M 5/32

Application no.

08000914.5

Keywords:

Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.518K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T022212.20140731
T 1708/09 () of 10.7.2014

Online on

17.09.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01J 37/244
H01J 37/28
G01R 31/305

Application no.

04013786.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.925K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T170809.20140710
T 2251/09 (Adaptive storage/MARVELL) of 18.6.2014

Online on

17.09.2014

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

18.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 19/00

Application no.

05010671.5

Keywords:

Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.215K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T225109.20140618
T 1907/10 () of 26.6.2014

Online on

17.09.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

26.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/16
A61K 9/50

Application no.

01992358.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - main request
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.371K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T190710.20140626
T 1338/13 (Context transfer after communication failure/INTERDIGITAL TECHNOLOGY) of 29.8.2014

Online on

17.09.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

29.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/56

Application no.

08746597.7

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 285.021K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T133813.20140829
T 0509/14 () of 12.9.2014

Online on

17.09.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 17/10
B64D 37/14

Application no.

06817265.9

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 207.071K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T050914.20140912
T 1259/08 (Diversion agent/PENDRAGON WIRELESS) of 6.5.2014

Online on

16.09.2014

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

6.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/00

Application no.

98957085.8

Keywords:

Novelty - diverting a user's attention from a delay (no
Novelty - subjective feature)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 247.666K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T125908.20140506
T 1616/09 (Combination therapy with anti-neoplastic agent and DNA methylation … of 27.8.2014

Online on

16.09.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

27.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 45/00
A61P 35/00

Application no.

02717415.0

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.896K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T161609.20140827
T 1905/10 () of 28.5.2014

Online on

16.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 16/36
C23C 16/44

Application no.

00913591.4

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - auxiliary request 1 (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 424.104K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T190510.20140528
T 0981/14 () of 8.9.2014

Online on

16.09.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/16
A61K 31/192

Application no.

08838890.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 205.442K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T098114.20140908
T 1194/14 () of 10.9.2014

Online on

16.09.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

10.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01C 3/08
G01C 3/00
G01J 9/00
G01S 7/08
G01S 17/36
G01S 17/89

Application no.

06720322.4

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 204.143K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T119414.20140910
T 2019/10 (Dual-mode mobile terminal/SAMSUNG) of 18.7.2014

Online on

15.09.2014

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

18.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/06
H04Q 7/38

Application no.

07023333.3

Keywords:

Inventive step

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 274.702K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T201910.20140718
T 0011/11 () of 31.7.2014

Online on

15.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

31.7.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B65D 77/20
B32B 7/02

Application no.

01400838.7

Keywords:

Modifications - requête principale et requêtes subsidiaires 2.1, 2.2 et 3
Modifications - admises (non)
Nouveauté - requête subsidiaire 1.1 (non)
Requête subsidiaire 1.1.1 produite tardivement - recevable (non)
Activité inventive -requêtes subsidiaires 1.2, 1.3 et 1.4 (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 562.185K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T001111.20140731
T 0212/11 (Prozessleitsystem/SIEMENS) of 31.7.2014

Online on

15.09.2014

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

31.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 15/02

Application no.

02724112.4

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs - (ja)
Einspruchsgründe - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 312.699K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T021211.20140731
T 2204/11 (Sicherheitsgerichtete Funktion/SIEMENS) of 8.8.2014

Online on

15.09.2014

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

8.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 9/02
G05B 23/02

Application no.

08002187.6

Keywords:

Mangelnde Klarheit (Hauptantrag) - bejaht
Zulässigkeit (Hilfsanträge 2 und 3) - verneint

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 266.979K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T220411.20140808
T 0916/10 () of 8.9.2014

Online on

12.09.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 11/00

Application no.

98912882.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 261.107K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T091610.20140908
T 1310/12 () of 12.6.2014

Online on

12.09.2014

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.6.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A47J 31/40

Application no.

06124536.1

Keywords:

Demande divisionnaire - éléments s'étendant au-delà du contenu de la demande antérieure (non)
Priorité - même invention (oui)
Nouveauté - requête principale (oui)
Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - requête principale (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 371.813K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T131012.20140612
T 0612/13 () of 9.9.2014

Online on

12.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 69/00

Application no.

06776001.7

Keywords:

Claims - essential features (all requests-no)
Amendments - intermediate generalisation (all requests
Amendments - yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.756K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T061213.20140909
T 1536/13 () of 8.9.2014

Online on

12.09.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.9.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F15B 15/28
G01B 7/14

Application no.

07801711.8

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 280.747K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T153613.20140908
T 1641/09 (Sensor modules) of 22.7.2014

Online on

11.09.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01L 9/00

Application no.

00963711.7

Keywords:

Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)
inventive step (yes, non obvious identification of the problem)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.131K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T164109.20140722
T 2486/10 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

11.09.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/24
C23C 14/12

Application no.

03076081.3

Keywords:

Oral proceedings held in the absence of appellant I
Inventive step - all requests (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 457.260K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T248610.20140722
T 2288/11 (Nucleic aid detection air-dried whole blood sample direct PCR/FUSO) of 2.9.2014

Online on

11.09.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

2.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68
C12N 15/10
G01N 33/50

Application no.

05709892.3

Keywords:

Main and Auxiliary Requests: remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.604K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T228811.20140902
T 2414/12 () of 18.8.2014

Online on

11.09.2014

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E03C 1/08
E03C 1/084

Application no.

07846919.4

Keywords:

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit nach Änderung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 314.321K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T241412.20140818
T 0712/12 (Couchage à rideau/MUNKSJÖ ARCHES) of 21.3.2014

Online on

10.09.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

21.3.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

D21H 27/26
D21H 23/48
B41M 5/00

Application no.

05771104.6

Keywords:

Admissibilité d'un document produit tardivement au titre de l'article 54(3) CBE (non) : opposabilité du document pas entièrement établie avant la procédure orale
Admissibilité des nouveaux documents produits avec le mémoire du recours (non) : documents pas davantage pertinents - citation ne constituant pas une réaction à la décision attaquée
Recevabilité d'une objection concernant l'activité inventive soulevée pendant la procédure orale (non) : combinaison de documents non invoquée pendant la procédure écrite de recours
Activité inventive (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 422.546K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T071212.20140321
T 0160/11 () of 11.7.2014

Online on

09.09.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

11.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D02G 1/16
D02G 1/12

Application no.

01120208.2

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T016011.20140711
T 0922/12 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

09.09.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 39/08
D06F 35/00
D06F 39/04

Application no.

04000337.8

Keywords:

Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T092212.20140722
T 2243/08 (Software notes/3M) of 13.12.2013

Online on

08.09.2014

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.12.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

02721030.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - displaying content behind an active session (no
Inventive step - presentation of information)
Inventive step - downloading content in advance of displaying (no
Inventive step - obvious possibility)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T224308.20131213
T 0584/09 () of 10.6.2013

Online on

08.09.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

10.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01N 61/00
A01N 51/00

Application no.

95106925.1

Keywords:

Zulassung spät eingereichter Dokumente (nein, soweit von der Vorinstanz nicht zugelassen - korrekte Ausübung des Ermessens der Einspruchsabteilung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein) - nachgewiesen verbesserter Effekt naheliegend

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T058409.20130610
T 2252/09 (Multi-disk drive/MARVELL) of 17.6.2014

Online on

08.09.2014

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

17.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 19/00

Application no.

05010672.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (no)
Claims - clarity - auxiliary request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.388K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T225209.20140617
T 2342/09 () of 13.6.2014

Online on

08.09.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

13.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445
H04N 5/44
H04N 17/04

Application no.

99944322.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 263.578K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T234209.20140613
T 0318/10 (Load Distribution/CLUB IT) of 2.9.2014

Online on

08.09.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

2.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46
G06F 13/00

Application no.

03780885.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)
"Non-technical mathematical formulation" - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 308.833K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T031810.20140902
T 0624/11 (Data recording, reproducing and transmission/SONY) of 10.7.2014

Online on

08.09.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

10.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06
G11B 20/10
G11B 20/18
G11B 27/28

Application no.

98304102.1

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 269.035K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T062411.20140710
T 0699/11 (Transmitting fixed and variable size data units within the same frame … of 31.7.2014

Online on

08.09.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

31.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/56

Application no.

02425198.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 259.307K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T069911.20140731
T 2479/13 () of 3.9.2014

Online on

08.09.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

3.9.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26
G06K 9/36
G06K 9/46
G06K 9/32
G06T 7/00
H04N 7/24
H04N 7/52

Application no.

03768910.6

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T247913.20140903
T 0040/11 () of 15.7.2014

Online on

05.09.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

15.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 35/30

Application no.

01983016.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - enabling disclosure (yes)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (no)
1st and 2nd auxiliary request - late filed
1st and 2nd auxiliary request - not admitted

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T004011.20140715
T 0278/11 () of 29.7.2014

Online on

05.09.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

29.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 39/02

Application no.

02743219.4

Keywords:

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T027811.20140729
T 0582/12 () of 17.7.2014

Online on

05.09.2014

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E01B 27/06

Application no.

04702711.5

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Hilfsantrag - Spät eingereicht
Hilfsantrag - Nicht zugelassen

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T058212.20140717
T 0649/12 (Tetracycloparaffin comprising base oil/AFTON) of 15.7.2014

Online on

05.09.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

15.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 127/02
C10M 133/16
C10M 141/02
C10M 141/06
C10M 159/04
C10M 169/04

Application no.

07115075.9

Keywords:

All request: clarity (no) - parameter cannot be clearly and reliable determined by indicated method

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T064912.20140715
T 1102/06 () of 23.7.2009

Online on

04.09.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 17/32

Application no.

02796949.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - after amendment

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T110206.20090723
T 0710/09 (Image layout/SEIKO EPSON) of 28.8.2014

Online on

03.09.2014

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

28.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/21

Application no.

04007011.2

Keywords:

Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.052K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T071009.20140828
T 0680/10 () of 4.6.2014

Online on

03.09.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/45

Application no.

00960674.0

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)
Right to be heard - non-attendance at oral proceedings

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.000K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T068010.20140604
T 0422/11 () of 24.7.2014

Online on

03.09.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/46

Application no.

04730530.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T042211.20140724
T 0605/11 (Cholesterol removal/PRONOVA) of 27.5.2014

Online on

03.09.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

27.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11B 3/14
C11B 3/00

Application no.

03764038.0

Keywords:

Late-filed evidence admitted (yes; in part; very high relevance)
Compliance of claims set comprising a further independent claim with Rule 80 EPC (yes)
Remittal (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T060511.20140527
T 1354/13 () of 30.4.2014

Online on

03.09.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24
H04N 7/52

Application no.

01924569.5

Keywords:

Remittal to the department of first instance -fundamental deficiency in first-instance proceedings (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.282K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T135413.20140430
T 0424/11 (BLEICHMITTELKAPSELN/Henkel AG & Co. KGaA) of 19.8.2014

Online on

02.09.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

19.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 13/02
B01J 13/04
C11D 3/50

Application no.

04736308.0

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Neuformulierung der technischen Aufgabe
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Beweismittel erstinstanzlich zugelassen (nein)
Ausübung des Ermessens der Einspruchsabteilung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 368.505K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T042411.20140819
T 0879/12 (APO-2 ligand/GENENTECH) of 27.8.2014

Online on

02.09.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

27.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/28
C07K 14/525
C12N 15/62
C12N 15/86
C12N 5/10
A61K 38/19
C07K 16/24
C12N 5/18
A01K 67/027

Application no.

07022045.4

Keywords:

Double patenting (no) - scope of swiss type claim and scope of Article 54(5) EPC2000 claim not the same
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.172K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T087912.20140827
T 1251/13 () of 11.7.2014

Online on

02.09.2014

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05B 3/12
H05B 3/22
H05B 1/02
B60H 1/22

Application no.

98110528.1

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 379.958K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T125113.20140711
T 2398/09 () of 17.7.2014

Online on

01.09.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 1/378
H03J 3/20

Application no.

03253825.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request, second and third auxiliary requests (no)
Intermediate generalisation Right to be heard - non-attendance at oral proceedings

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.214K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T239809.20140717
T 0801/10 (Use of aripiprazole/OTSUKA) of 8.7.2014

Online on

01.09.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

8.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/496
A61K 45/06
A61P 25/18
A61P 25/28

Application no.

05023971.4

Keywords:

Main, first auxiliary requests: lack of sufficiency of disclosure of purpose claimed

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T080110.20140708
T 1173/10 (Modified gelonin/RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION) of 27.8.2014

Online on

01.09.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

27.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 35/78
A61K 38/16
A61K 39/395
C12N 15/09
C12N 15/29
C12N 15/62
C12N 15/63
C12N 15/64

Application no.

02748354.4

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - main request (no, after amendment)
Obligation to grant interlocutory revision (yes)
Immediate remittal to department of first instance (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 254.466K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T117310.20140827
T 1471/10 () of 11.6.2014

Online on

01.09.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

11.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 41/09

Application no.

98304108.8

Keywords:

-

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.694K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T147110.20140611
T 0161/11 (GM-CSF for embryo culture/ADELAIDE RESEARCH, HAMBERGER) of 27.8.2014

Online on

01.09.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

27.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 5/073

Application no.

99927599.3

Keywords:

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)
Art. 54 EPC - new ground of opposition
Art. 54 EPC - not admitted

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 455.544K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T016111.20140827
T 2506/11 () of 9.7.2014

Online on

01.09.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 21/02

Application no.

06006954.9

Keywords:

Änderungen - Zwischenverallgemeinerung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 405.447K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T250611.20140709
T 2658/11 () of 20.8.2014

Online on

01.09.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 25/20
B62D 21/10
B62D 27/04

Application no.

01114941.6

Keywords:

Änderungen Hauptantrag
Änderungen - Zwischenverallgemeinerung (ja)
Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hilfsantrag 2 (ja)
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - Hilfsantrag 2 (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 2 (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 373.826K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T265811.20140820
T 1344/12 (Destillationskolonne/BAHR) of 19.8.2014

Online on

01.09.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

19.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 3/00
B01D 53/18
B01D 3/42

Application no.

08784744.8

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 319.666K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T134412.20140819
T 2386/12 () of 12.8.2014

Online on

01.09.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

12.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16D 41/30
B60B 27/02

Application no.

07007207.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request
Inventive step - no
Remittal to the opposition division - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 241.877K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T238612.20140812

August 2014

T 0717/09 () of 25.8.2014

Online on

29.08.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

25.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G09F 3/03
B31D 1/02

Application no.

03002883.1

Keywords:

Erlöschen des Patents in allen benannten Vertragsstaaten - Beendigung des Beschwerdeverfahrens

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 207.773K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T071709.20140825
T 0832/10 () of 27.3.2014

Online on

29.08.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

27.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 9/12
A61L 9/04
A01M 1/20
B60H 3/00

Application no.

03764036.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no) - all requests

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 353.434K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T083210.20140327
T 2112/11 () of 24.4.2014

Online on

29.08.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

24.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/46
A61Q 5/10

Application no.

05009680.9

Keywords:

Novelty - (no) - main request and auxiliary request II
Inventive step - (no) - auxiliary request I

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.775K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T211211.20140424
T 1453/13 (Non-protease components of bromelain/URSAPHARM) of 2.7.2014

Online on

29.08.2014

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

2.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/48
A61P 29/00
A61P 37/00
A61P 37/08
A61K 35/78

Application no.

00125986.0

Keywords:

"Main request: requirements of the EPC met (yes)"

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T145313.20140702
T 1570/09 (Alpha-ketoglutaric acid and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof … of 16.5.2014

Online on

28.08.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

16.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/194
A61K 31/198
A61P 3/06
A61K 38/03
A61K 31/16

Application no.

05752599.0

Keywords:

Admission of main request and first auxiliary request (Yes)
Main request: Two independent claims for the same medical use;one claim under the provisions of EPC 1973 invoking legal fiction in G 5/83, and other claim under the provisions of Article 54(5) EPC 2000 (No)
First auxiliary request: allowable (Yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 459.149K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T157009.20140516
T 2401/09 () of 4.6.2014

Online on

28.08.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

4.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 23/00

Application no.

04730280.7

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Novelty - after amendment (yes)
Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.751K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T240109.20140604
T 2410/09 () of 26.5.2014

Online on

28.08.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

26.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61N 1/05

Application no.

03003055.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 288.328K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T241009.20140526
T 0615/10 () of 27.5.2014

Online on

28.08.2014

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

27.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 1/10

Application no.

04751641.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.062K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T061510.20140527
T 1314/12 (Copolymer fibre/BOREALIS) of 26.2.2014

Online on

28.08.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01F 6/46
D01F 8/06

Application no.

07000199.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)
Late-filed evidence - entirely fresh factual framework

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.704K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T131412.20140226
T 0094/10 (Document management system / Scholarone) of 25.6.2014

Online on

27.08.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

25.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00
G06F 17/21

Application no.

00937677.3

Keywords:

"Admissibility of the request - no"

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 266.938K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T009410.20140625
T 1392/10 () of 5.6.2014

Online on

27.08.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

5.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/00
H04L 29/06
G06F 19/00

Application no.

02730267.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.125K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T139210.20140605
T 2507/10 (Use of tiotropium salts/BOEHRINGER) of 5.8.2014

Online on

27.08.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

5.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/46

Application no.

03794983.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - obvious solution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 259.338K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T250710.20140805
T 0287/11 () of 1.4.2014

Online on

27.08.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

1.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/34
A61K 8/89
A61Q 5/06

Application no.

00910197.3

Keywords:

Main request: amendments - extension of protection conferred (yes)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no) not a question of law
Auxiliary request 1: extension of protection conferred (no); clarity (yes); added subject-matter (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T028711.20140401
T 1671/11 () of 5.5.2014

Online on

27.08.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

5.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60Q 1/56
G09F 13/22

Application no.

03734675.6

Keywords:

Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hauptantrag (NEIN)
Patentfähigkeit - Hilfsantrag (JA)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T167111.20140505
T 0972/11 (Herbicides/BASF) of 12.8.2014

Online on

26.08.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

12.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 43/50

Application no.

05731882.6

Keywords:

Main request: allowable - non-obvious synergistic herbicidal mixtures

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T097211.20140812
T 2461/12 () of 17.7.2014

Online on

26.08.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 3/215
C08J 3/22

Application no.

01946876.8

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 272.824K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T246112.20140717
T 2055/10 () of 15.4.2014

Online on

22.08.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.4.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23G 1/21
A23G 3/02

Application no.

98919256.2

Keywords:

Beitritt des vermeintlichen Patentverletzers - Zulässigkeit des Beitritts während des Beschwerdeverfahrens
Einspruchsgründe - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Einspruchsgründe - mangelnde Patentierbarkeit (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T205510.20140415
T 0370/11 () of 19.8.2014

Online on

22.08.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

19.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/444
A61K 31/454
A61P 1/00
A61P 9/00
A61P 11/00
A61P 15/00
A61P 29/00
A61P 31/00
A61P 33/00
A61P 37/00
A61P 43/00

Application no.

03796701.5

Keywords:

Reimbursement of appeal fee (partly) - withdrawal of patent proprietor's appeal
Admissibility of opponent's appeal (no) - missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T037011.20140819
T 0189/12 () of 27.6.2014

Online on

22.08.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

27.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 5/10

Application no.

04003461.3

Keywords:

Rechtliches Gehör - Verletzung (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 418.116K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T018912.20140627
T 2243/11 () of 7.8.2014

Online on

21.08.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

7.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 51/04
A22C 11/12

Application no.

06008674.1

Keywords:

Patentansprüche - Klarheit im Einspruchsbeschwerdeverfahren
Aussetzung des Verfahrens bis zur Entscheidung
der Grossen Beschwerdekammer in der Sache G 3/14

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 265.956K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T224311.20140807
T 0646/09 (Web page transmission/PRODIGY) of 21.3.2014

Online on

20.08.2014

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

21.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

02725467.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - order of transmitting web page portions (no Inventive step - routine impelementation)
Inventive step - storing web page portions in script array (no Inventive step - routine implementation)
Inventive step - choice of web page portion to define page structure (no Inventive step - routine programming)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T064609.20140321
T 0100/12 () of 5.8.2014

Online on

20.08.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

5.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 38/12
C22C 38/14
C21D 8/02
C21D 9/46

Application no.

99973310.8

Keywords:

Novelty - selection invention (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Late submitted material - document admitted (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T010012.20140805
T 0721/12 () of 17.7.2014

Online on

20.08.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 19/14
F16B 5/06

Application no.

07702796.9

Keywords:

Zulasssung verspätet eingereichten Druckschriften - (nein)
Zulassung neuer Einspruchsgründe - (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 346.040K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T072112.20140717
T 1787/12 () of 14.8.2014

Online on

20.08.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B28B 11/08
E04D 1/36
E04D 1/04

Application no.

06707451.8

Keywords:

Rechtliches Gehör - Verletzung (nein)
Beurteilung der erfinderischen Tätigkeit nach
Anspruchsänderung - nicht mehr zutreffend; Zurückverweisung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 293.360K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T178712.20140814
T 0444/09 (Carl Freudenberg/Filtereinsatz) of 26.6.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 46/52
B01D 29/01

Application no.

03017921.2

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - offenkundige Vorbenutzung zugelassen (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 357.678K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T044409.20140626
T 2344/09 () of 17.7.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/86
B01J 29/06

Application no.

01905656.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1 bis 4 (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag 5 - nicht zugelassen
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag 5 - nicht eindeutig gewährbar

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 366.377K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T234409.20140717
T 2355/09 (Multiple login methods/ACTIVCARD) of 4.7.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

4.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

03737312.3

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation - (no)
Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T235509.20140704
T 0010/10 () of 30.6.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/20
A61K 47/10
A61K 47/26
A61J 3/10

Application no.

97927372.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed requests 1 to 4 - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests 1 to 4 (no)
Late-filed requests 5 to 8 - admitted (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T001010.20140630
T 0451/10 () of 24.10.2013

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

24.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 65/28
C08G 65/30
C08G 65/26
C08G 65/32

Application no.

99909309.9

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Novelty - Polymer defined by degree of purity and additional parameter
Inventive step (no) - additional parameter does not contribute to an inventive step

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 416.545K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T045110.20131024
T 1964/10 (Treatment with GLP-1/MEDTRONIC) of 13.8.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/26
A61P 9/10

Application no.

01937500.5

Keywords:

Lapse of patent in all designated states (yes)
Patent proprietor and opponent appellants
No request by appellants to continue appeal proceedings
Termination of appeal proceedings (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 225.960K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T196410.20140813
T 2234/10 (Umformteile/AUTOFORM) of 9.7.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

9.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/4069

Application no.

07010841.0

Keywords:

Teilanmeldung, gegenüber Stammanmeldung unzulässig erweitert
(Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 2, 3, 5)
Patentansprüche - Deutlichkeit (nein) (Hilfsanträge 1 und 4)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T223410.20140709
T 2500/10 () of 22.5.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

22.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62K 23/04

Application no.

02005064.7

Keywords:

Late-filed argument - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (no)
Amendments - allowable (no)
Prohibition of reformatio in peius (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 323.053K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T250010.20140522
T 0445/11 () of 23.5.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

23.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/10
G11B 27/34
G11B 19/02
G06F 17/30

Application no.

03256059.1

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - main request (yes)
Claims - clarity - auxiliary request (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.596K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T044511.20140523
T 1347/11 () of 29.10.2013

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

29.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 5/18
C09D 105/14
C08L 5/14

Application no.

04721755.9

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 518.192K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T134711.20131029
T 1400/11 () of 3.7.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B27D 5/00
B27C 9/02
B23Q 1/54

Application no.

06021743.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of all appellant's requests filed with
the statement setting out the grounds of appeal - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.119K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T140011.20140703
T 2260/11 () of 11.9.2013

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 210/16

Application no.

01973279.1

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - late-filed ground for opposition
Grounds for opposition - A100(c) and (b)
Grounds for opposition - Not admitted
Novelty - (yes) All Requests
Inventive step - (no) All Requests

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.380K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T226011.20130911
T 2290/11 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

19.08.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06

Application no.

00978735.9

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.321K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T229011.20140722
T 0367/10 () of 4.6.2014

Online on

18.08.2014

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

4.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08B 13/183
G01S 17/02
F16P 3/14
G01V 8/20

Application no.

01111715.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (nein)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1 und 2
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - Hilfsanträge 3 bis 8

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 384.228K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T036710.20140604
T 0697/10 () of 27.6.2014

Online on

18.08.2014

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

27.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02G 11/00
F16G 13/16

Application no.

03006902.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - obvious modification

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 355.758K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T069710.20140627
T 0950/11 () of 16.7.2014

Online on

18.08.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

16.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 13/00
H01J 7/26
A61L 2/10
C02F 1/32
A61L 2/08
A61M 1/36

Application no.

02750606.2

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 288.389K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T095011.20140716
T 0968/09 () of 2.7.2014

Online on

14.08.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

2.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/16
B01D 61/32
G06F 19/00

Application no.

01984310.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 355.371K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T096809.20140702
T 0135/10 () of 7.5.2014

Online on

14.08.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G21G 4/08
A61J 1/00
G21F 5/015

Application no.

02785651.7

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation - violation of the right to be heard
Substantial procedural violation - main request (no)
Inventive step - revised first auxiliary request (no)
Remittal to the department of the first instance - revised second auxiliary request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 443.757K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T013510.20140507
T 0063/11 (DMB viewing and phone call/SAMSUNG) of 27.6.2014

Online on

14.08.2014

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

27.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/725

Application no.

06008800.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 277.165K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T006311.20140627
T 1045/09 () of 17.1.2014

Online on

13.08.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

17.1.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 65/18
C08G 59/24
C08G 59/62

Application no.

00960620.3

Keywords:

Amendments - undisclosed disclaimer broader than necessary
Amendments - not allowable
Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.299K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T104509.20140117
T 1086/09 () of 29.4.2014

Online on

13.08.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

29.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 1/00
H04N 7/18
G06T 15/20
H04N 5/225

Application no.

05250848.8

Keywords:

Reimbursement of appeal fee - withdrawal of appeal

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.231K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T108609.20140429
T 1642/12 (Kurz- und langkettiges Tensidgemisch/BASF) of 25.6.2014

Online on

13.08.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01F 17/00
C11D 1/825

Application no.

07704591.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Kombination bekannter Merkmale

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 327.394K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T164212.20140625
T 2447/12 () of 31.7.2014

Online on

13.08.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

31.7.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

E05B 9/08
E05B 47/00

Application no.

07290742.1

Keywords:

Requête produite tardivement -recevable (oui)
Décision sur le recours - renvoi à la première instance (non)
Modifications - extension de l'objet de la demande (non)
Activité inventive - (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 296.944K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T244712.20140731
T 1561/11 (Kohle-Trockenstoff/Claudius Peters) of 25.6.2014

Online on

12.08.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

25.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C01B 31/00
B02C 23/32
B02C 13/14
B07B 9/00

Application no.

04764756.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein) (sämtliche Anträge, soweit zugelassen)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 366.820K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T156111.20140625
T 1796/13 () of 5.8.2014

Online on

12.08.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

5.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 17/04
C11D 3/386
C11D 3/30
C11D 11/00

Application no.

07765478.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerdebegründung (nicht eingelegt)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 210.437K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T179613.20140805
D 0003/13 () of 23.7.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

DBA

Decision date

23.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 121.684K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:D000313.20140723
D 0002/14 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

DBA

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 155.611K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:D000214.20140722
D 0004/14 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

DBA

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 177.648K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:D000414.20140722
D 0005/14 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

DBA

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 155.120K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:D000514.20140722
D 0006/14 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

DBA

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 154.263K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:D000614.20140722
T 1152/10 (Dentalrestauration/Degudent) of 4.7.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

4.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 13/083
A61K 6/02

Application no.

99121654.0

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Summe der Prozentangaben übersteigt 100; Auslegung im Lichte der Beschreibung notwendig
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Dokument zugelassen (ja)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Neuheit - implizite Offenbarung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T115210.20140704
T 1229/10 () of 13.5.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 11/08

Application no.

01974060.4

Keywords:

Request filed after party filed grounds of appeal - admitted
Novelty - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T122910.20140513
T 1280/10 () of 6.6.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

6.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

02724312.0

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit eines in der mündlichen Verhandlung eingereichten Antrags (ja)
Durch Einspruchsgrund veranlasste Änderung (ja)
Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Ansprüche in der Beschreibung gestützt (ja)
Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Zulassung spät eingereichter Dokumente (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T128010.20140606
T 2084/11 (Dekorpapier/KRONOPLUS) of 15.1.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.1.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 23/72
D21H 23/56

Application no.

02006502.5

Keywords:

Res judicata (nein) - Keine Bindungswirkung der Beschwerdekammerentscheidung zum Stammpatent auf das Einspruchbeschwerdeverfahren betreffend das auf eine Teilanmeldung erteilte Patent (Gründe Punkte 1 bis 1.8)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Nacharbeitbarkeit über die gesamte Anspruchsbreite ohne unzumutbaren Aufwand (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Mehrdeutiger Anspruchswortlaut gepaart mit Mangel an Anleitung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T208411.20140115
T 0896/12 () of 4.8.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 5/30

Application no.

02258569.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T089612.20140804
T 1565/12 () of 10.7.2014

Online on

11.08.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23C 9/14
A23K 1/16
A23K 1/18

Application no.

01952255.6

Keywords:

Main request: added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 1: added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Remittal - (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

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T 0729/12 () of 29.7.2014

Online on

08.08.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61F 2/68
A61F 2/64

Application no.

04004289.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der verspätet vorgebrachten Anträge

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T072912.20140729
J 0016/13 (Correction of application documents) of 22.5.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

22.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/34

Application no.

08167183.6

Keywords:

Competence of the boards of appeal - Legal board competent to hear the case (yes)
Correction of error - (no)
Exchange of complete description and claims (no)
Incorporation by reference (not applicable)
Grant of time limit under Rule 56 (no)
Filing of missing parts under Rule 56 (not applicable)
Violation of legitimate expectations (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:J001613.20140522
T 0042/09 (Logical hierarchical data model/BOEING) of 10.3.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

10.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/50

Application no.

03076109.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (no) - auxiliary request I (no)
Admissibility - auxiliary request II (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T004209.20140310
T 0447/09 () of 30.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

30.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C05G 3/08

Application no.

00925155.4

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit spät eingereichter Anträge (nein) - Mangelnde Begründung der Verspätung
Zulässigkeit spät eingereichter Anträge (nein) - Auftreten neuer Probleme
Zulässigkeit spät eingereichter Anträge (nein) - Gewährbahrkeit (nicht eindeutig)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T044709.20140730
T 1053/09 (DNA library in filamentous fungal cells/NOVOZYMES) of 20.3.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

20.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/11

Application no.

99948721.8

Keywords:

Admission into the proceedings of new evidence (yes)
Admission of main request (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T105309.20140320
T 1401/09 () of 29.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

29.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 51/20
H01L 27/15

Application no.

99940348.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T140109.20140729
T 1649/09 (Modified cellulase/IOGEN) of 27.2.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

27.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/42

Application no.

01973909.3

Keywords:

Main request - clarity (no)
Auxiliary request 1 - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T164909.20140227
T 2072/09 (Firmware upgrade/AXIS) of 29.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

29.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/445

Application no.

00946726.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T207209.20140729
T 0286/10 (Sécurisation d'un accès à une ressource numérique/BOUYGES) of 21.5.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

21.5.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 12/14

Application no.

02803846.1

Keywords:

Publications Internet citées comme art antérieur:
Standard de preuve de l'accessibilité au public: principe de la liberté de la preuve
Application du régime de droit commun de la preuve par l'appréciation de la plus forte probabilité ou présomption suffisante (oui); dérogation à ce standard de preuve, base légale (non)
Présomption suffisante de l'accessibilité au public résultant des circonstances de la publication (oui); renversement de la présomption à la charge de la partie qui en conteste la force probante (points 2-5)
Activité inventive - (non)
Requête subsidiaire tardive - recevable (non)
Répartition des frais - (non)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T028610.20140521
T 0616/10 (Temperierblock/EPPENDORF AG) of 15.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

15.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01L 7/00
B01L 3/00
G05D 23/19

Application no.

04005263.1

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T061610.20140715
T 0880/10 () of 23.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

23.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01B 1/24
C08K 3/04

Application no.

02805127.4

Keywords:

Novelty (no)
Novelty - main and first auxiliary requests
Inventive step (no) - second and third auxiliary requests
Sufficiency of disclosure (no) - fourth to seventh auxiliary requests

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T088010.20140723
T 0918/10 () of 17.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/768

Application no.

01923120.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no) all requests
Inventive step - obvious alternative

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T091810.20140717
T 1022/10 (Coating for medical devices /ETHICON) of 8.5.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

8.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 31/10
A61L 27/34

Application no.

01308349.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - non-obvious solution

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T102210.20140508
T 1358/10 (COMPOSITION PARFUMANTE/ FIRMENICH) of 22.5.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

22.5.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/46

Application no.

01974619.7

Keywords:

Nouveauté - (non)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T135810.20140522
T 1364/10 () of 10.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

10.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/00
A61K 7/48
A61K 7/50

Application no.

01127503.9

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (nein)

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T 1383/10 (Mutants PB92, S309 serine proteases; low temperature detergent/ … of 24.6.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

24.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/57
C12N 9/54
C11D 3/386

Application no.

93917602.0

Keywords:

Admissibility: Main Request, and Auxiliary Requests 1, 3-4, 6-7 (yes); Auxiliary Request 5 (no);
Added subject-matter: Main request, Auxiliary Requests 1-2 (yes); Auxiliary Requests 3-4, 6-7 (no);
Clarity: Auxiliary Requests 3-4, 6-7 (yes);
Sufficiency of disclosure: Auxiliary Requests 3-4, 6-7 (yes);
Novelty: Auxiliary Requests 4 and 7 (yes);
Inventive step: Auxiliary Requests 3-4, 6 (no); Auxiliary Request 7 (yes);

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T138310.20140624
T 1417/10 () of 4.4.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.4.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41C 1/04

Application no.

01983467.0

Keywords:

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Zulässigkeit - Hilfsanträge I bis VII (ja)
Zulässigkeit - Hilfsantrag VIII (nein)
Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hilfsanträge I bis IV (nein)
Neuheit - Hilfsanträge I, II, V und VI (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsanträge I, III, V und VII (nein)
Rüge im Hinblick auf Regel 106 EPÜ - (zurückgewiesen)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T141710.20140404
T 1605/10 () of 5.6.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

5.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 21/66

Application no.

03012799.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T160510.20140605
T 1822/10 (Nucleic acid concentration/MEDICAL) of 3.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

3.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/10
C12Q 1/68

Application no.

04077211.3

Keywords:

Admission of the main request (no)
First and second auxiliary requests - added matter (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.713K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T182210.20140703
T 2132/10 (Mobile messenger service/SAMSUNG) of 15.5.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

15.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/58
H04Q 7/22

Application no.

07007851.4

Keywords:

Novelty - main and first auxiliary requests (no)
Admission of late-filed second auxiliary request - (yes)
Added subject-matter - second auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - third auxiliary request (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T213210.20140515
T 2297/10 (Remote data control system/ARKRAY) of 11.6.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

11.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 11/00
A61B 5/00

Application no.

01934442.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request, first to third auxiliary
requests (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 302.344K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T229710.20140611
T 2316/10 (Projektierung einer Bedienoberfläche/SIEMENS) of 23.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

23.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

04026386.5

Keywords:

Schwerwiegender Verfahrensmangel - (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T231610.20140723
T 2425/10 () of 30.4.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/68
H04N 5/14

Application no.

01933958.9

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T242510.20140430
T 2501/10 () of 23.5.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 25/04
B62K 23/06

Application no.

03000346.1

Keywords:

Late-filed request (main request) - justification for late filing (no)
Late-filed request (main request) - (main request)
Amendments - allowable (no)
Amendments - (first auxiliary request)
Late-filed request - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)
Late-filed request - (second auxiliary request)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T250110.20140523
T 2530/10 () of 1.8.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

1.8.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07F 19/00

Application no.

00942046.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - Hauptantrag

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T253010.20140801
T 0158/11 () of 25.6.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

25.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23C 5/20

Application no.

02736419.9

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T015811.20140625
T 0368/11 () of 29.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

29.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 45/52

Application no.

06706456.8

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes) no direct and unambiguous disclosure
Inventive step - (yes) improvement shown, non-obvious solution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 281.053K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T036811.20140729
T 0447/11 () of 13.6.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

13.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24

Application no.

06015769.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T044711.20140613
T 0953/11 () of 8.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 6/03
A61B 6/02

Application no.

03257752.0

Keywords:

Late-filed request - admitted (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T095311.20140708
T 0958/11 (Composite oxide/TOYOTA) of 2.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

2.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 13/32
C01G 25/02
C01F 17/00
B01J 21/06
B01J 23/00
B01J 23/10
B01J 37/03
B01D 53/94
B01J 35/00

Application no.

04011982.8

Keywords:

Novelty - all requests (yes)
Novelty - reworked prior art example (not accepted)
Sufficiency of disclosure - main and auxiliary requests 1 to 10 (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - parameter insufficiently disclosed
Inventive step - auxiliary request 11 (yes)
Inventive step - alternative processes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T095811.20140702
T 1006/11 (Coatex/comb-branched copolymers) of 29.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

29.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 28/14
C04B 24/26

Application no.

02719170.9

Keywords:

inventive step (no) - improvement (no)
inventive step (no) - obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.271K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T100611.20140729
T 1429/11 (Forme cristaline du ranélate de strontium/LES LABORATOIRES SERVIER) of 14.3.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

14.3.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C07D 333/38
A61K 31/381

Application no.

05291297.9

Keywords:

Requête principale et requête subsidiaire - Éléments ajoutés
Requête principale et requête subsidiaire - (oui)
Requête principale et requête subsidiaire - Combinaison de caractéristiques non dérivable directement et sans ambiguïté de la demande de brevet initiale

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T142911.20140314
T 1729/11 () of 13.3.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.3.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16L 11/16

Application no.

04791525.1

Keywords:

Activité inventive - (non)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T172911.20140313
T 1910/11 (Optisches KFZ-Multimediasystem/CONTINENTAL) of 4.6.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 12/28

Application no.

04820607.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit gegenüber Stand der Technik aus benachbarten technischen Gebieten - (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T191011.20140604
T 0141/12 (Refractory materials/PEDRO FAJARDO SOLA) of 9.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

9.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 35/18
C04B 35/66

Application no.

01902426.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - reformulation of the technical problem
Inventive step (no) - obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.902K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T014112.20140709
T 0425/12 () of 24.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

24.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C30B 29/04
C30B 25/20

Application no.

06251968.1

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T042512.20140724
T 0623/12 () of 23.5.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

23.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 8/00

Application no.

05766902.0

Keywords:

Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T062312.20140523
T 0681/12 () of 11.6.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

11.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16D 25/10
F16D 21/06

Application no.

04020301.0

Keywords:

Admissibility of late filed documents
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary request 1 (no)
Invenitve step - auxiliary request 2 (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T068112.20140611
T 0974/12 (Ceramic honeycomb structure/IBIDEN) of 4.8.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

4.8.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 35/04
F01N 3/022
F01N 3/28
B01D 53/86
B01D 39/20

Application no.

06007509.0

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - clear (yes)
Amendments - broadening of claim (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T097412.20140804
T 0853/13 () of 7.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

7.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 51/10
B29C 51/14

Application no.

01924956.4

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T085313.20140707
T 1700/13 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

07122898.5

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T170013.20140722
T 2111/13 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

07.08.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 3/14
B42D 15/00
B42D 15/10

Application no.

07811991.4

Keywords:

Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Clarity - main request (no)
- auxiliary request (yes)
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T211113.20140722

July 2014

T 1863/12 () of 16.7.2014

Online on

30.07.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

16.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01P 3/40
A61F 9/02
G02C 7/10
G02F 1/15

Application no.

07702889.2

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T186312.20140716
T 1656/08 (Translator/SHARP) of 3.6.2014

Online on

29.07.2014

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

3.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/28

Application no.

00105009.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no) (all requests)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T165608.20140603
T 0729/09 (Data linking using tokens/ACXIOM) of 9.4.2014

Online on

29.07.2014

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

9.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

00311258.8

Keywords:

Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)
Inventive step - all requests (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T072909.20140409
T 1024/10 () of 26.6.2014

Online on

29.07.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

26.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/055
G01R 33/54

Application no.

02703889.2

Keywords:

Unity of invention (no: main request, auxiliary request 2)
Admissibility (no: auxiliary requests 1, 3 and 4)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T102410.20140626
T 1456/10 () of 23.7.2014

Online on

29.07.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 31/34
G01P 3/489
G01P 3/48

Application no.

05011575.7

Keywords:

all requests: not admitted

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T145610.20140723
T 1235/12 () of 3.7.2014

Online on

29.07.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/494

Application no.

00971773.7

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T123512.20140703
J 0008/12 () of 24.7.2014

Online on

28.07.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

24.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 103/00
C09J 131/00
C09J 131/04

Application no.

04460051.8

Keywords:

Loss of rights - confirmed

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:J000812.20140724
J 0008/14 () of 24.7.2014

Online on

28.07.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

24.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 11/01

Application no.

10802571.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:J000814.20140724
T 1602/09 (Active traders) of 26.6.2014

Online on

28.07.2014

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

26.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00

Application no.

04819040.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T160209.20140626
T 1409/12 () of 10.7.2014

Online on

28.07.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

10.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 19/05
C22C 1/04

Application no.

06001713.4

Keywords:

Novelty - selection invention (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T140912.20140710
T 0457/10 () of 7.2.2014

Online on

25.07.2014

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.2.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F03D 7/00
F03D 11/00

Application no.

00910815.0

Keywords:

Beschwerdegegenstand und Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs 1 (nein)
Änderungen - Hauptantrag
Zurückverweisung an die Einspruchsabteilung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T045710.20140207
T 2293/10 () of 22.7.2014

Online on

25.07.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

22.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01S 17/93
G01S 7/487

Application no.

05018757.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T229310.20140722
T 0303/11 () of 20.5.2014

Online on

25.07.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/10
C08L 23/16
C08L 23/04
C08J 5/18
B32B 27/32

Application no.

03250892.1

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T030311.20140520
T 1780/11 (Perfume delivery system / THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY) of 17.6.2014

Online on

25.07.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/50
C11D 3/37
C11D 3/30
A61Q 13/00

Application no.

02776238.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T178011.20140617
T 0036/12 () of 15.7.2014

Online on

25.07.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 27/02
C23C 14/34
C22F 1/18

Application no.

02726582.6

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request 1 (reverting to claims with a scope broader that those considered in the appealed decision - not admitted)
Auxiliary request 2 to 4 (sufficiency of disclosure - no)
Auxiliary requests 5 to 6 (added subject matter - yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T003612.20140715
T 0021/13 () of 15.7.2014

Online on

25.07.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 19/05

Application no.

03009539.2

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - support in the description (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T002113.20140715
T 1207/09 () of 15.5.2014

Online on

24.07.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

15.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01S 7/03
G01S 7/35
G01S 13/42
G01S 13/34
H01Q 3/24
H01Q 3/26
H04B 7/06
H04B 7/08

Application no.

04030277.0

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - after amendment
Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (no)
Change in composition of examining division before oral
proceedings - substantial procedural violation (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T120709.20140515
T 1476/09 () of 11.4.2014

Online on

24.07.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

11.4.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 7/10
G01S 17/02
G02B 27/09

Application no.

06010639.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Einheitlichkeit der Erfindung - Rückerstattung der zusätzlich entrichteten Recherchengebühr (ja)
Befangenheit (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T147609.20140411
T 2027/10 () of 29.11.2013

Online on

24.07.2014

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

29.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02M 25/07
F02D 9/04
F02B 29/04

Application no.

05802362.3

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit - Hilfsantrag 6 (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung Hilfsanträge 2-4 und 2a-4a (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1,5 und 5a (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T202710.20131129
T 0108/11 (Tall oil fatty acids/ ARIZONA CHEMICAL) of 5.2.2014

Online on

24.07.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

5.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10L 1/18

Application no.

03766427.3

Keywords:

Admissibility into the proceedings (Auxiliary Request 1) - (no) request filed at the oral proceedings raising new issues of clarity
Sufficiency of disclosure (all other requests) - (no) - lack of guidance
Sufficiency of disclosure (all other requests) - (no) - undue burden for carrying out the invention across the whole ambit of claim 1

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T010811.20140205
T 2231/09 () of 23.4.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

23.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 7/00
G06F 17/30

Application no.

05254923.5

Keywords:

Claims - clarity and support (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - fundamental deficiency in first instance proceedings (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T223109.20140423
T 0579/10 () of 17.7.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/63

Application no.

99921072.7

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T057910.20140717
T 0722/10 () of 16.5.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

16.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/06
C08L 23/10

Application no.

03808147.7

Keywords:

Remittal to the department of first instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T072210.20140516
T 2056/10 () of 14.3.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.3.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 33/16

Application no.

05707227.4

Keywords:

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Entgegenhaltungen E4 und E6 im Einspruchsverfahren zu Recht nicht zugelassen; Entgegenhaltung E5 im Beschwerdeverfahren doch zugelassen (Beleg für fachmännisches Wissen)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T205610.20140314
T 2182/10 () of 21.5.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

21.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65C 9/18
B65C 9/42
B65C 9/46

Application no.

04001634.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of opposition - opposition substantiated (yes)
Late-filed documents - admitted (yes)
Late-filed translations of documents - admitted (yes)
Limitation of appeal to objections and arguments of opposition (no)
Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request 1 - admitted (no)
Obligation to raise objections - objection dismissed
Late-filed auxiliary request 2 - admitted (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T218210.20140521
T 0029/11 () of 6.6.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 9/04
B23K 10/02
B23P 15/10
F02F 3/00
F16J 1/00

Application no.

03003199.1

Keywords:

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Rechtliches Gehör - Einspruchsverfahren
Rechtliches Gehör - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T002911.20140606
T 1008/11 () of 27.3.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

27.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 59/18
C09J 163/00
C08G 59/42
C08L 63/00

Application no.

04005984.2

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)
Late-filed document admitted (D16: yes; D14: no)
Late-filed argument - admitted (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T100811.20140327
T 1327/11 () of 3.4.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 61/00
B65B 51/02
B65B 19/22

Application no.

06110800.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of main request previously withdrawn and re-introduced during oral proceedings - no;
Inventive step - method of claim 1 of the first auxiliary request obvious in view of closest prior art as referred to in the patent in suit and heat-reactivation step derivable from D11

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T132711.20140403
T 1552/11 () of 27.5.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 1/137

Application no.

05103858.6

Keywords:

Zulassen verspäteten Antrags -nein, Wegfall der ersten Priorität verlangt weitere Recherchen

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T155211.20140527
T 2311/11 (Lapse of the patent) of 17.7.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06
A61F 2/92

Application no.

98910422.9

Keywords:

Lapse of patent in all designated states - continuation of appeal proceedings (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T231111.20140717
T 2403/11 () of 30.4.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

30.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/0532
A23L 1/0526
A23P 1/12
A22C 13/00
A23P 1/08
A23L 1/317

Application no.

01974996.9

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T240311.20140430
T 1799/12 () of 26.3.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

26.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 65/46

Application no.

03013108.0

Keywords:

Late filed requests - not admitted (new main, new second auxiliary, new third auxiliary and new fifth auxiliary requests)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the parent application as filed (new first auxiliary and new fourth auxiliary requests) - yes (selection from a list without any pointers) - see point 2

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T179912.20140326
T 0179/13 () of 11.6.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

11.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 9/18
C08J 9/232

Application no.

04747876.3

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 296.066K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T017913.20140611
T 1404/13 () of 19.3.2014

Online on

23.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

19.3.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B02C 18/22
B02C 18/14

Application no.

09002196.5

Keywords:

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T140413.20140319
D 0009/13 () of 21.5.2014

Online on

22.07.2014

Board

DBA

Decision date

21.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:D000913.20140521
T 1079/09 (Data warehousing/SAP) of 24.6.2014

Online on

22.07.2014

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

24.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60
G06F 17/30

Application no.

03019592.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 263.880K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T107909.20140624
T 1635/10 () of 2.4.2014

Online on

22.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 57/06

Application no.

05732311.5

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 1 (no)
Late filed auxiliary request 2 - admitted (no)
Late filed auxiliary request 3 - inventive step (yes)
Handwritten amendments to documents for the maintenance of the patent - admitted (yes) (see point 5)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T163510.20140402
T 0737/13 () of 27.5.2014

Online on

22.07.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 15/14

Application no.

08101755.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and first to eighth auxiliary requests - no)
Ninth auxiliary request - Admissibility (yes)
Ninth auxiliary request - Remittal

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T073713.20140527
J 0021/80 (Verspätete Zahlung der Beschwerdegebühr) of 26.2.1981

Online on

21.07.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

26.2.1981

Proc. language

FR

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Beschwerdegebühr/verspätete Zahlung
Feststellung eines Rechtsverlusts
Rechtsverlust/Feststellung

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A

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ECLI:EP:BA:1981:J002180.19810226
J 0021/80 (Late payment of appeal fee/Loss of right) of 26.2.1981

Online on

21.07.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

26.2.1981

Proc. language

FR

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Appeal fee/late payment
Late payment/appeal fee
Loss of right

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A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.127K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:1981:J002180.19810226
J 0021/80 (Paiement tardif de la taxe de recours) of 26.2.1981

Online on

21.07.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

26.2.1981

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Paiement tardif de la taxe de recours
Constatation de la perte d'un droit

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 25.127K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:1981:J002180.19810226
J 0021/80 (Paiement tardif de la taxe de recours) of 26.2.1981

Online on

21.07.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

26.2.1981

Proc. language

FR

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Paiement tardif de la taxe de recours
Constatation de la perte d'un droit

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 115.086K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:1981:J002180.19810226
T 0780/10 (Electronic content distribution using a public key/MICROSOFT) of 9.7.2014

Online on

21.07.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

9.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

00986344.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 288.923K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T078010.20140709
T 1269/10 () of 16.7.2014

Online on

21.07.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/44
G02B 6/16

Application no.

02727577.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes - amended claims)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 279.385K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T126910.20140716
T 1530/11 () of 15.4.2014

Online on

21.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 83/16

Application no.

04751439.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - no, all requests;
distinguishing feature relates to an aestetic appearance

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 355.814K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T153011.20140415
T 1963/11 (Multithreaded processor/QUALCOMM) of 10.7.2014

Online on

21.07.2014

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

10.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 15/00

Application no.

02799229.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)
Claims - clarity (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.951K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T196311.20140710
T 2347/09 (MIMO/OFDM training/INFINEON) of 21.5.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

21.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/20
H04L 1/06
H04L 27/26
H04B 7/06

Application no.

04007874.3

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 279.799K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T234709.20140521
T 0864/10 (Polyetherhaltige Polymerisate/BASF) of 14.5.2013

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

14.5.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09B 67/00

Application no.

03795813.9

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Lösung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 571.290K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T086410.20130514
T 0912/10 (Process attachable virtual machine/SAP) of 30.6.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

30.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/48

Application no.

02787597.0

Keywords:

Priority - (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 323.637K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T091210.20140630
T 1946/10 () of 18.6.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

18.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 5/36

Application no.

01104778.4

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Amendments - disclosure in drawings

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.571K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T194610.20140618
T 2203/10 () of 3.6.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 25/132

Application no.

01201243.1

Keywords:

Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.728K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T220310.20140603
T 2276/10 () of 13.12.2013

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.12.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F04D 25/06
F04D 17/12
F04D 29/58
F04D 29/04
F04D 29/12
F04D 17/16

Application no.

00810275.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit von Einspruchsgründen (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 305.035K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T227610.20131213
T 0141/11 () of 4.6.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02F 3/00
F02F 3/22

Application no.

05425291.1

Keywords:

Novelty - (no)
Amendments - allowable (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 276.467K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T014111.20140604
T 1460/11 (2's complement A/D coding with bit polarization coding/LINEAR … of 13.6.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

13.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 25/49
H03M 1/08

Application no.

09157010.1

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 267.329K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T146011.20140613
T 1471/11 () of 9.5.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B25D 17/26

Application no.

02396185.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes; no indication towards solution according to claim 1 in closest prior art document, nor in further prior art documents
No direction given for the application of general technical practice

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.583K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T147111.20140509
T 1553/11 () of 8.5.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B25D 9/26

Application no.

02722313.0

Keywords:

Admissibility of D11/D11' - yes; different circumstances in the appeal proceedings to be considered
Inventive step - no, to solve the problem starting from D11/D11' it is evident that only a part of the disclosure of D3 is relevant

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 426.986K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T155311.20140508
T 0337/13 (Ethanol production with Laccase/NOVOZYMES) of 15.7.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/02
C12P 7/06
C12G 3/02

Application no.

10180881.4

Keywords:

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 274.974K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T033713.20140715
T 1747/13 () of 27.6.2014

Online on

18.07.2014

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

27.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25B 40/04
F25B 13/00

Application no.

03741545.2

Keywords:

Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 254.120K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T174713.20140627
T 0200/10 () of 21.5.2014

Online on

17.07.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

21.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 1/66

Application no.

97610055.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - fifth auxiliary request (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 404.404K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T020010.20140521
T 0303/10 () of 20.2.2014

Online on

17.07.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 95/00
C08L 91/06

Application no.

01954119.2

Keywords:

Late-filed requests - admitted (yes)
Late-filed requests - scope of debate not extended
Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - amendments allowable (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure given as far as non inventive embodiment is concerned
Novelty of second non-medical use acknowledged
Inventive step of the second non-medical use denied

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 581.274K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T030310.20140220
T 0589/10 (Composition de teinture/ L'OREAL) of 30.1.2014

Online on

17.07.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

30.1.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

99401521.2

Keywords:

requête principale et requêtes subsidiaires 1 à 5: nouveauté (non)
requête subsidiaire 6: tardive - non admise

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 1.297M)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T058910.20140130
T 0602/10 () of 24.6.2014

Online on

17.07.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

24.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/14
A61K 9/72

Application no.

00956180.4

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.613K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T060210.20140624
T 1359/11 () of 9.7.2014

Online on

17.07.2014

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

9.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25D 23/06

Application no.

05733555.6

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - (no)
Statement of grounds of appeal - party's complete case (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 262.183K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T135911.20140709
T 0212/12 () of 17.6.2014

Online on

17.07.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

17.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23B 4/06

Application no.

02770328.9

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - fresh ground for opposition (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 373.172K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T021212.20140617
T 0831/13 () of 9.7.2014

Online on

17.07.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16H 3/66

Application no.

05754705.1

Keywords:

Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 271.560K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T083113.20140709
D 0002/13 () of 5.5.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

DBA

Decision date

5.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 140.382K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:D000213.20140505
R 0003/13 () of 30.1.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

EBA

Decision date

30.1.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A43B 7/08
A43B 7/06

Application no.

01117622.9

Keywords:

Right to be heard infringed (no)
Awareness of objections raised against requests and possibility to comment on them (yes)
Petition for review clearly unallowable

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 141.209K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:R000313.20140130
R 0005/13 (Fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC) of 10.2.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

EBA

Decision date

10.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 401/12
A61K 31/44
A61P 1/04

Application no.

00108480.5

Keywords:

Fundamental violation of the right to be heard (no)
Clearly inadmissible
Clearly unallowable
List of grounds exhaustive
Obligation to raise objection
Sufficiently reasoned (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.889K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:R000513.20140210
R 0009/13 (Fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC) of 10.2.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

EBA

Decision date

10.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 401/12
A61K 31/44
A61P 1/04

Application no.

00108480.5

Keywords:

Fundamental violation of the right to be heard (no)
Clearly inadmissible
Clearly unallowable
List of grounds exhaustive
Obligation to raise objection
Sufficiently reasoned (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 223.213K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:R000913.20140210
R 0010/13 (Fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC) of 10.2.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

EBA

Decision date

10.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 401/12
A61K 31/44
A61P 1/04

Application no.

00108480.5

Keywords:

Fundamental violation of the right to be heard (no)
Clearly inadmissible
Clearly unallowable
List of grounds exhaustive
Obligation to raise objection
Sufficiently reasoned (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 223.213K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:R001013.20140210
R 0011/13 (Fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC) of 10.2.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

EBA

Decision date

10.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 401/12
A61K 31/44
A61P 1/04

Application no.

00108480.5

Keywords:

Fundamental violation of the right to be heard (no)
Clearly inadmissible
Clearly unallowable
List of grounds exhaustive
Obligation to raise objection
Sufficiently reasoned (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 223.703K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:R001113.20140210
R 0012/13 (Fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC) of 10.2.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

EBA

Decision date

10.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 401/12
A61K 31/44
A61P 1/04

Application no.

00108480.5

Keywords:

Fundamental violation of the right to be heard (no)
Clearly inadmissible
Clearly unallowable
List of grounds exhaustive
Obligation to raise objection
Sufficiently reasoned (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 223.656K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:R001213.20140210
R 0013/13 (Fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC) of 10.2.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

EBA

Decision date

10.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 401/12
A61K 31/44
A61P 1/04

Application no.

00108480.5

Keywords:

Fundamental violation of the right to be heard (no)
Clearly inadmissible
Clearly unallowable
List of grounds exhaustive
Obligation to raise objection
Sufficiently reasoned (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 223.591K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:R001313.20140210
T 0832/09 () of 5.5.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

5.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 9/01

Application no.

03009955.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Novelty - after amendment (yes)
Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 264.848K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T083209.20140505
T 0506/10 (Virus Scanning / McAFEE) of 3.7.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

3.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 11/00
G06F 1/00

Application no.

01914786.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 284.587K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T050610.20140703
T 1016/10 () of 11.4.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

11.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 3/117
A61B 3/135

Application no.

07023740.9

Keywords:

Diagnostic method (yes)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 504.897K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T101610.20140411
T 2270/10 (Programmieroberfläche/RENNER) of 2.7.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

2.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

07012983.8

Keywords:

Mündliche Verhandlung - Fernbleiben von der mündlichen Verhandlung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 319.753K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T227010.20140702
T 1907/11 () of 6.6.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60P 3/06
B62D 53/06

Application no.

05075660.0

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 357.350K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T190711.20140606
T 2172/11 () of 31.1.2014

Online on

16.07.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

31.1.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 21/16

Application no.

04024787.6

Keywords:

Novelty - Main Request, Auxiliary Requests 1 and 3 (no)
Amendments - Auxiliary Request 2 (intermediate generalisation)
Inventive step - Auxiliary Request 4 (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.437K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T217211.20140131
T 0985/09 () of 12.6.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

12.6.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G09B 5/00
A63H 33/30
G09B 5/06

Application no.

05768288.2

Keywords:

Modifications - extension de l'objet de la demande (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 262.733K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T098509.20140612
T 1573/09 () of 24.6.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

24.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01S 5/14

Application no.

01301437.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 278.539K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T157309.20140624
T 0637/10 (PROCESS FOR PRODUCING FLUOROETHANE/DAIKIN) of 18.2.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

18.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 17/20
C07C 17/21
C07C 19/08
B01J 27/132

Application no.

99929890.4

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Late-filed document - admitted (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 403.184K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T063710.20140218
T 0687/10 (Coating of tablet cores/Sandoz AG) of 6.5.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

6.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/34
A61K 9/36

Application no.

00987277.1

Keywords:

"Auxiliary requests 3a, 5a, 6, 8, admission into the proceedings (yes)"
"All requests, sufficiency of disclosure (no)"

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 416.599K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T068710.20140506
T 1005/10 () of 24.6.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

24.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/22
A61K 31/55

Application no.

99960513.2

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T100510.20140624
T 1968/10 () of 5.6.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08K 7/22
C08K 7/28
C08J 3/20
C08G 18/08

Application no.

02735408.3

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein) (Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge I-III)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 304.579K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T196810.20140605
T 0930/11 () of 20.5.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E03C 1/18

Application no.

01978418.0

Keywords:

Zulassung verspätet vorgebrachter Beweismittel (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsanträge 1 bis 3 (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T093011.20140520
T 1142/11 () of 8.5.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04B 1/78
D04H 13/00
D04H 1/70

Application no.

05001495.0

Keywords:

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsanträge II bis IV (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 449.113K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T114211.20140508
T 1437/11 (Biolösliche Mineralfasern/HERAKLITH AG) of 3.6.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

3.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C03C 13/00
C03C 13/06

Application no.

99105205.1

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Neuheit - mehrfache Auswahl
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Verbesserung nicht glaubhaft
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 405.209K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T143711.20140603
T 1819/11 () of 13.6.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

13.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

05290970.2

Keywords:

unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 329.526K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T181911.20140613
T 2164/11 () of 3.7.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

3.7.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F25D 23/02

Application no.

08785985.6

Keywords:

Rechtliches Gehör - Verletzung (ja)
Rechtliches Gehör - Gelegenheit zur Stellungnahme (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 241.220K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T216411.20140703
T 0295/13 () of 18.6.2014

Online on

15.07.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

18.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/775

Application no.

06120015.0

Keywords:

Priority - (no)
Novelty - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T029513.20140618
T 0872/09 () of 8.4.2014

Online on

14.07.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/327
C12Q 1/00

Application no.

01924446.6

Keywords:

Novelty - (no)
Novelty - ambiguous feature
Late-filed request - admitted (no)
Late-filed request - request not defended before opposition division

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T087209.20140408
T 0653/10 () of 11.3.2014

Online on

14.07.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

11.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 29/00

Application no.

95908358.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no) - all requests

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T065310.20140311
T 1025/10 () of 5.6.2014

Online on

14.07.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 6/083

Application no.

01962033.5

Keywords:

Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (no)
Apportionment of costs - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T102510.20140605
T 1590/10 () of 20.5.2014

Online on

14.07.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 41/03
C07C 43/11
C11D 1/72
C11D 1/722

Application no.

03725100.6

Keywords:

Hauptantrag:
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 319.652K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T159010.20140520
T 2184/10 (Beet necrotic yellow vein virus resistance RNA1 replicase/SES) of 20.5.2014

Online on

14.07.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82
C12N 15/40
C12N 5/10
A01H 5/00

Application no.

00936517.2

Keywords:

Admissibility: Main Request and Auxiliary Request I (yes); Auxiliary Requests VI-VII (no)
Main Request and Auxiliary Requests II-V - clarity (no)
Auxiliary Request I - inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T218410.20140520
T 2350/10 (Quantification of Botulinum Toxin/IPSEN) of 20.5.2014

Online on

14.07.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/68
G01N 33/94
G01N 33/50

Application no.

04713111.5

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.601K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T235010.20140520
T 1952/11 () of 17.6.2014

Online on

14.07.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

17.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 15/02

Application no.

00110991.7

Keywords:

Klarheit der geänderten Ansprüche (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 270.179K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T195211.20140617
T 0405/13 () of 9.4.2014

Online on

14.07.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

9.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/327
C12Q 1/00

Application no.

03077709.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no) - putting into practice the closest prior art device leads to a device falling under claim 1 (point 2.3)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T040513.20140409
T 1736/11 () of 21.5.2014

Online on

11.07.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.5.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60S 1/40

Application no.

07119017.7

Keywords:

Demande divisionnaire - éléments s'étendant au-delà du contenu de la demande antérieure (non)
Demande divisionnaire - après modification
Motifs d'opposition - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Motifs d'opposition - exposé insuffisant (non)
Revendications - clarté (oui)
Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T173611.20140521
T 1767/11 () of 1.7.2014

Online on

11.07.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

1.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 29/00

Application no.

05257765.7

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 245.449K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T176711.20140701
T 0533/12 () of 15.5.2014

Online on

11.07.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/302
A23L 1/30
A23L 1/29
A23L 1/24
A23L 1/39
A23L 1/10
A23L 1/304
A23L 2/52
A23D 7/00
A23D 9/00
A61K 31/12
A61K 39/39
A61K 9/10

Application no.

01201431.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.070K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T053312.20140515
T 0620/12 () of 5.6.2014

Online on

11.07.2014

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

5.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 13/00
A61C 1/00

Application no.

99125490.5

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 265.709K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T062012.20140605
T 2025/13 () of 8.7.2014

Online on

11.07.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

8.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09F 3/00
A61L 15/46

Application no.

06758725.3

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.908K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T202513.20140708
T 1035/08 (Distributed risk analysis/VISA) of 19.11.2013

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

19.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 20/00

Application no.

02721194.5

Keywords:

Clarity - processing on encrypted data, risk analysis (no)
Inventive step - distributed risk analysis (no
Inventive step - business method with no apparent inventive implementation)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 270.480K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T103508.20131119
T 0499/09 (Multi-use FSH formulations/ ARES TRADING) of 10.10.2013

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/24
A61K 47/10
A61K 47/18

Application no.

01130213.0

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary requests 2 to 6 - inventive step (no)
Main request and auxiliary requests 2 to 6 - "try and see"
Auxiliary request 1 - inadmissible

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 461.229K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T049909.20131010
T 1224/09 () of 15.5.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

15.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/32
H05B 37/02

Application no.

98944539.0

Keywords:

Observations by third parties
Inventive step - main request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 621.632K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T122409.20140515
T 1457/09 (CTL epitopes of WT-1/GANYMED PHARMACEUTICALS) of 17.1.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.1.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/47
C07K 4/12
C07K 7/06
A61K 38/087

Application no.

99952682.5

Keywords:

Main request - after amendment: requirements of the EPC met (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 269.673K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T145709.20140117
T 1999/09 () of 14.4.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

14.4.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02H 9/00

Application no.

04730244.3

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterungen über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein) - 1. und 2. Hilfsanträge
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - alle Anträge

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 308.791K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T199909.20140414
T 2289/09 () of 3.6.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

3.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01J 37/32

Application no.

06755172.1

Keywords:

Unity of invention - unsearched subject-matter

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 315.614K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T228909.20140603
T 2450/09 (Sulkus-Retraktion / Coltène/Whaledent) of 3.6.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

3.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 9/00
A61K 6/00
A61K 6/10

Application no.

03006052.9

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 252.832K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T245009.20140603
T 0241/10 () of 7.5.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

7.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/08
G06F 13/00
G06F 9/06
G06F 9/445

Application no.

03075061.6

Keywords:

Admissibility of a document filed with the statement of grounds of appeal (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.931K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T024110.20140507
T 0562/10 (Mobile phone/DRNC HOLDINGS) of 17.4.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/247
H04M 1/725
G06F 3/033

Application no.

06021187.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests)
Inventive step - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
Substantial procedural violation - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 325.990K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T056210.20140417
T 1120/10 () of 1.7.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

1.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 23/22

Application no.

02001647.3

Keywords:

-

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.719K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T112010.20140701
T 1190/10 () of 18.3.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.3.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 9/72
A61K 31/46

Application no.

03745193.7

Keywords:

Spät eingereichte Beweismittel
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 464.012K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T119010.20140318
T 1285/10 (Genetic analysis computing system/IRIS BIOTECHNOLOGIES) of 23.5.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

00957869.1

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.210K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T128510.20140523
T 2204/10 (Optical transmission node/ALCATEL-LUCENT) of 25.6.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 11/00
H04J 14/02

Application no.

01304867.3

Keywords:

Oral proceedings held in absence of the appellant

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 250.146K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T220410.20140625
T 0655/11 (Sucrose PTS Genes/AJINOMOTO) of 3.6.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

3.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/52
C12N 1/21
C12N 9/12
C12P 13/08

Application no.

01109779.7

Keywords:

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.526K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T065511.20140603
T 1628/11 (Distributing master data objects/SAP) of 27.3.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

27.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

03794019.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.502K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T162811.20140327
T 2393/11 () of 13.5.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

13.5.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F41A 23/00
F41A 27/06

Application no.

06290471.9

Keywords:

- Décision non motivée
- Résumé des arguments d'une partie ne constitue pas
une motivation de décision
- Absence de raisonnement propre à la division d'opposition
- Uniquement déclaration des conclusions
- Vice substantiel de procédure
- Remboursement de la taxe de recours
- Renvoi à l'instance du premier degré

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 311.537K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T239311.20140513
T 2535/11 () of 27.6.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

27.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 7/02
G09F 3/10

Application no.

02752879.3

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.875K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T253511.20140627
T 0445/12 () of 6.3.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/18

Application no.

05800821.0

Keywords:

Clarity of claim - main request and auxiliary request 2 (no) -
no unequivocal meaning of feature "substantially non-polymerizable"
Amendments - auxiliary requests 1 and 3 - added subject-matter (yes)
Admissibility of late-filed auxiliary request 4 - (no)
Admissibility of late-filed auxiliary request 5 - (yes)
Remittal to first instance - auxiliary request 5 (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 427.403K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T044512.20140306
T 0529/12 () of 20.5.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 11/60
G06T 7/00
H04N 1/387

Application no.

06731934.3

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 262.674K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T052912.20140520
T 0798/12 () of 17.6.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

17.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 47/90

Application no.

04769021.9

Keywords:

Understanding of claims 1 (main request, third auxiliary request); inventive step - yes (third auxiliary request)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 453.106K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T079812.20140617
T 0822/12 () of 23.5.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 9/14

Application no.

03001742.0

Keywords:

Teilanmeldung - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Priorität - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T082212.20140523
T 1189/12 (Réduction du cokage / ARKEMA) of 25.6.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.6.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C10G 9/16
C07C 4/04
C07C 321/14

Application no.

08762128.0

Keywords:

Recevabilité des nouvelles requêtes - requête principale (non)
Recevabilité des nouvelles requêtes - requêtes subsidiares 1 à 7 (oui)
Acitivité inventive (requêtes subsidiaires 1 à 7) - (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 362.191K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T118912.20140625
T 0801/13 () of 27.2.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

27.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/00
A61M 25/01

Application no.

01114582.8

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T080113.20140227
T 1155/13 () of 7.5.2014

Online on

10.07.2014

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

7.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/00
A61M 25/01

Application no.

05025319.4

Keywords:

New line of argument into the proceedings - admissibility (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no, after amendment)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T115513.20140507
J 0015/13 (Resumption of Proceedings for Grant) of 9.5.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

9.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/00
A23K 1/165

Application no.

10180655.2

Keywords:

"Stay of proceedings for grant"
"Resumption of proceedings for grant"
"Continuation of suspended proceedings/weighing of interests"
"duration of suspension"
"competence of the EPO to consider whether a national law suit is an entitlement proceeding within the meening of Article 61(1) EPC - Yes"

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:J001513.20140509
T 0415/10 () of 26.6.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

26.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/1343
G02F 1/1339

Application no.

01986466.9

Keywords:

Novelty - (no)
Oral proceedings - withdrawal of request for oral proceedings

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T041510.20140626
T 0901/10 (Tracking electronic content/LEVEL 3) of 6.6.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

6.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

99941101.0

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation - (no)
Amendments - non-conformance with Rule 137 (4) EPC not established
Amendments - main request admitted
Remittal to the department of first instance for further prosecution, possibly involving an additional search

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T090110.20140606
T 1620/10 () of 26.11.2013

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

26.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/38
C08F 220/12
C09D 157/00

Application no.

03023703.6

Keywords:

Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes) (Main request, first to fifth auxiliary requests)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) (main request, first to fifth auxiliary requests)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no) (sixth, seventh auxiliary requests)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T162010.20131126
T 1637/10 () of 1.7.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

1.7.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 23/31
H01L 21/56

Application no.

96308093.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - after amendment

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T163710.20140701
T 2021/10 () of 24.6.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41C 1/10

Application no.

05100599.9

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Abhilfe - Pflicht zur Abhilfe durch erste Instanz (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T202110.20140624
T 0028/11 () of 25.3.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

25.3.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 15/26

Application no.

04732292.0

Keywords:

Hauptantrag
Ausreichende Offenbarung - ja
Neuheit - ja
erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T002811.20140325
T 0163/11 (Screening method/TAKEDA) of 5.6.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

5.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/74
C07K 14/72
C07K 7/04
A61K 38/10
A61P 3/04

Application no.

99961418.3

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T016311.20140605
T 0545/11 (PREAMBLE TRAINING WITH SHORTENED LONG TRAINING FIELD IN A MULTIPLE … of 25.6.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

25.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 27/26

Application no.

06720518.7

Keywords:

Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T054511.20140625
T 0710/11 () of 7.5.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60K 6/22

Application no.

05103119.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Zulassen von neuem Vorbringen (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T071011.20140507
T 0789/11 (Nitrous oxide removal/Air Products) of 17.1.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.1.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/04

Application no.

03251245.1

Keywords:

Late filed evidence - admitted (yes)
Late filed evidence - evidence further corroborating contested finding of the opposition division
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - obvious solution (main request)
Inventive step - non-obvious solution (auxiliary request 1)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T078911.20140117
T 0852/11 () of 20.5.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 6/10
A61C 9/00

Application no.

07115061.9

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - auxiliary request 1
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (yes)
Novelty - auxiliary request 1 (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - auxiliary request 2
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T085211.20140520
T 2082/11 (Surfactant components in particulate form/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 8.1.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.1.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/06
C11D 1/86
C11D 3/00
C11D 3/10
C11D 3/34
C11D 3/37

Application no.

05723647.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of experimental evidence submitted with the Respondent's reply to the statement of the grounds of appeal: yes
Inventive step (main request): no
Added subject-matter (auxiliary requests 1, 3, 7, 9 and 10): yes
Inventive step (auxiliary requests 2, 4, 5, 6 and 8): no
Inventive step (auxiliary request 11): yes - optimization not suggested in the prior art
Refund of the appeal fee: no - no procedural violation
Refund of the appeal fee: no - admission of late-filed experimental report by the Opposition Division

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T208211.20140108
T 2094/11 () of 3.6.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

3.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 7/06

Application no.

03732726.9

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no, after amendment)
Remittal to the examining division

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T209411.20140603
T 2137/11 () of 9.4.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.4.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 49/16

Application no.

96945887.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T213711.20140409
T 2297/11 () of 20.5.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60D 1/52
B60D 1/54

Application no.

01128747.1

Keywords:

Einwand unzulässiger Erweiterung - Hauptantrag (res judicata)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T229711.20140520
T 0247/12 (Hydrodésulfuration/IFP) of 28.3.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.3.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C10G 65/02
C10G 45/02

Application no.

06291025.2

Keywords:

Requêtes produites avec le mémoire exposant les motifs du recours et ultérieurement - recevables (non)
Requêtes produites avec le mémoire exposant les motifs du recours et ultérieurement - renonciation à l'opportunité de présenter une autre requête en première instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T024712.20140328
T 1594/12 () of 2.5.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

2.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21F 11/02

Application no.

05741319.7

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T159412.20140502
T 2438/12 () of 17.6.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

17.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/26
A61K 31/4439
A61P 1/04

Application no.

00117629.6

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (yes)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T243812.20140617
T 0029/13 () of 21.2.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

21.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 65/02

Application no.

99202615.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of late filed requests - main request (yes)
Admissibility of late filed requests - auxiliary requests 1 and 2 (no)
Novelty - main request (no)
Objection in accordance with Rule 106 - dismissed

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T002913.20140221
T 0322/13 (Filter assembly/Dyson) of 5.6.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

5.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 46/10
B01D 46/00

Application no.

07766244.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - disadvantageous modification
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T032213.20140605
T 2038/13 (Remote programming/BEN FRANKLIN) of 22.5.2014

Online on

08.07.2014

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

22.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

94305058.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Appealed decision - reasoned (no)
Substantial procedural violation - (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T203813.20140522
J 0005/13 (Re-establishment of rights - payment of renewal fee) of 17.1.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

17.1.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F26B 21/06

Application no.

04785119.1

Keywords:

Re-establishment of rights - payment of renewal fee
Re-establishment of rights - all due care by the applicant and the professional representative (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:J000513.20140117
T 0233/09 (Comparative analysis of text documents/HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT) of 11.4.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

11.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

04818002.0

Keywords:

Exclusion from patentability - main request (yes) - first auxiliary request (yes) - second auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - third auxiliary request (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T023309.20140411
T 0363/09 () of 3.4.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

3.4.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 19/14

Application no.

97119325.5

Keywords:

Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T036309.20140403
T 1783/09 (INPUT METHOD/RONGBIN) of 7.5.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

7.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/023

Application no.

03737844.5

Keywords:

Claims - clarity and support (yes
Claims - after amendment)
Inventive step (yes - after amendment)

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T 0689/10 () of 27.5.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

27.5.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B32B 17/10
C03C 27/12
B60J 1/00

Application no.

97402792.2

Keywords:

Recevabilité de la nouvelle requête principale (oui)
Modifications - admises (oui)
Suffisance de description (oui)
Clarté (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance pour suite à donner

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T068910.20140527
T 1049/10 (Nucleosides/DAIICHI SANKYO) of 27.3.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

27.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07H 19/067
C07H 19/10
C07H 19/167
C07H 19/20
C07H 21/02

Application no.

00902887.9

Keywords:

Amendments - main request: occasioned by a ground of appeal (yes); extension of protection (no)
Claims - clarity - main request (yes)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T104910.20140327
T 1268/10 () of 28.3.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 7/02
A01K 1/12

Application no.

03076157.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (no)
Reply: party's complete case - auxiliary requests (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T126810.20140328
T 1638/10 () of 17.6.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/042
H01L 27/142

Application no.

00103474.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T163810.20140617
T 1821/10 (Acylguanidines/AVENTIS) of 20.5.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

20.5.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C07D 239/16
C07C 279/22
C07C 311/06
A61K 31/505

Application no.

99956120.2

Keywords:

Requête principale: activité inventive (non);
première requête subsidiare: extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui) -disclaimer pertinent pour l'appréciation de l'activité inventive;
deuxième requête subsidiaire: activité inventive (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T182110.20140520
T 2364/10 () of 13.5.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

13.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 9/10

Application no.

03003696.6

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject matter
Amendments - main request, first auxiliary request (yes)
Late filed requests - second and third auxiliary requests
Late filed requests - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - second auxiliary request (no), third auxiliary request (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T236410.20140513
T 0165/11 (Repair of ischemical damage/BREONICS) of 15.4.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

15.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 1/02
A61M 1/00
A61M 31/00

Application no.

97925571.8

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request 1: amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 2: inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T016511.20140415
T 1168/11 (Ethylbenzene-containing solvate of cabergoline/RESOLUTION CHEMICALS) of 10.4.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

10.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 457/06

Application no.

05252709.0

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (no)
Auxiliary requests - not admitted as they were late-filed

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T116811.20140410
T 1284/11 () of 9.5.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.5.2014

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B62D 1/19

Application no.

04291130.5

Keywords:

Activité inventive - (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T128411.20140509
T 1558/11 (FILTER EFFICIENCY/DONALDSON) of 27.5.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

27.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 46/12
B01D 39/00

Application no.

01968055.2

Keywords:

Insufficiency of disclosure (yes) - lack of information and lack of guidance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T155811.20140527
T 1600/11 () of 23.6.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

23.6.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21F 3/02

Application no.

06708764.3

Keywords:

Erlöschen des Patents in allen benannten Vertragsstaaten - Fortsetzung des Beschwerdeverfahrens (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T160011.20140623
T 2136/11 () of 22.5.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.5.2014

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F42B 3/198

Application no.

04002670.0

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Übertragung der Einsprechendenstellung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T213611.20140522
T 0175/12 (Improved ethylene oxide manufacturing process/SHELL) of 24.1.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

24.1.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 301/10

Application no.

04715068.5

Keywords:

Renumbering of requests - (yes)
Renumbering of requests - no change in the subtance of the case
Main request - admissibility
Main request - (no)
Main request - no reintroduction in appeal proceedings of a request not maintained before the department of first instance
Auxiliary requests 1 to 7 - not admitted
Auxiliary requests 1 to 7 - broadening of the claimed scope
Auxiliary request 8 - not admitted
Auxiliary request 8 - the opposition division exercised its discretion according to the right principles
Auxiliary requests 9 to 19 - added matter
Auxiliary requests 9 to 19 - (yes)
Auxiliary requests 9 to 19 - combination of features not clearly and unambiguously derivable from the application as filed

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T 0571/12 (Printing method using transparent ink / SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS) of 3.4.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

3.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 11/02
B05D 5/06
C09D 5/29

Application no.

07114640.1

Keywords:

Clarity - (no)
Clarity - "two-liquid type ink" not part of common general knowledge

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T057112.20140403
T 0643/12 (Lenvatinib mesylate polymorphs/EISAI) of 18.6.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

18.6.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 215/48
A61K 31/47
A61P 9/10
A61P 17/06
A61P 27/02
A61P 29/00
A61P 35/00
A61P 43/00

Application no.

04807580.8

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (yes) - unexpected balance of properties

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T064312.20140618
T 0936/12 () of 29.4.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

29.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 6/00
C08F 6/28
C08L 23/00

Application no.

03809744.0

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - form of appeal
Late-filed request - request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes)
Late-filed request - request not examined by the opposition division (yes)
Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T093612.20140429
T 0962/12 () of 7.2.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

7.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 11/12

Application no.

05711144.5

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings (not admitted)

Distribution

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T096212.20140207
T 2507/12 () of 5.2.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

5.2.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

06718387.1

Keywords:

Amendments - extension beyond the application as originally filed (yes)
Amendments - feature not clearly and unambiguously disclosed

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 270.759K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T250712.20140205
T 0436/13 (Management of direct repair program/SCENE GENESIS) of 28.5.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

28.5.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/50

Application no.

07760381.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no) (all requests)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T043613.20140528
T 0771/13 (Clopidogrel besylate/CADILA) of 11.3.2014

Online on

02.07.2014

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

11.3.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 495/00

Application no.

04770646.0

Keywords:

Observations by third parties - relevant (no)
Clarity of the claims (yes) - characterisation of the product by two independent features
Inventive step - non-obvious solution

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European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T077113.20140311

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