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.

August 2017

T 1770/12 () of 16.2.2017

Online on

23.08.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 63/22

Application no.

04741161.6

Keywords

"Wiedereinführung eines vor der Einspruchsabteilung zurückgenommenen Einspruchsgrunds - nein"
"Zulassung von weiteren Druckschriften in das Beschwerdeverfahren - nein"
"Verspätetes Vorbringen - nicht zugelassen"
"Unzulässige Erweiterung - nein"
"Erweiterung des Schutzumfanges - nein"
"Ansprüche deutlich, knapp gefasst und von der Beschreibung gestützt - ja"
"Neuheit - Ja"
"Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja"

Application title

Innenausstattungskomponenten von Kraftfahrzeugen mit einem definierten Oberflächenprofil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T177012.20170216

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 518.019K)
T 2057/13 () of 19.6.2017

Online on

23.08.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

19.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 37/30

Application no.

06008897.8

Keywords

Priority - same invention (no)
Priority - publication during the priority interval
Priority - main request (no)
Novelty - public prior use (no)
Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)

Application title

Drum type washing machine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T205713.20170619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 341.185K)
T 2061/13 () of 20.6.2017

Online on

23.08.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 37/30

Application no.

06008898.6

Keywords

Priority - same invention (no)
Priority - publication during the priority interval
Priority - main request (no)
Novelty - public prior use (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)

Application title

Drum type washing machine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T206113.20170620

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 345.305K)
T 0246/14 () of 16.8.2017

Online on

23.08.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.8.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 7/16

Application no.

03725058.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Einrichtung zum Bedrucken von als Metalltafeln ausgebildetem Druckmaterial sowie entsprechendes Verfahren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T024614.20170816

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 433.624K)
T 0414/14 () of 13.3.2017

Online on

23.08.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 15/32

Application no.

07721875.8

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - ja
Zulässigkeit des mit der Beschwerdebegründung eingereichten einzigen Antrags - ja
Berichtigung eines offensichtlichen Schreibfehlers
Unzulässige Erweiterung der abhängigen Ansprüche - nein
Ausführbarkeit - ja
Zurückverweisung an der ersten Instanz

Application title

Lagerbuchsensystem für eine zweiteilige Lenkwelle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T041414.20170313

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 484.706K)
T 1519/15 () of 3.8.2017

Online on

23.08.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

3.8.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60S 1/08
G01N 27/22

Application no.

09169604.7

Keywords

Priority - partial priority (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Rain sensor with capacitive-inclusive circuit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T151915.20170803

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.568K)
T 1329/12 () of 4.7.2017

Online on

22.08.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.7.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62M 25/04

Application no.

08006812.5

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - Gegenstand geht über den Inhalt der früheren Anmeldung hinaus (ja)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

Verstelleinrichtung für Triggerschalter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T132912.20170704

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 344.118K)
T 0290/14 (Compact fluid laundry composition / P&G) of 9.9.2016

Online on

22.08.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

9.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/43
C11D 17/00
C11D 17/04

Application no.

07794550.9

Keywords

Inventive step (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious alternative

Application title

Compact fluid laundry detergent composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T029014.20160909

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.909K)
D 0016/95 () of 23.3.1998

Online on

21.08.2017

Board

DBA

Decision date

23.3.1998

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1998:D001695.19980323

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 455.130K)
T 2360/12 () of 26.4.2017

Online on

21.08.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

26.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/00

Application no.

04776454.3

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed - main and first auxiliary request (yes), auxiliary request A (no)
Claims - clarity - auxiliary request A (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request A (yes)
Late-filed argument - admitted (no)
Description - conformity with auxiliary request A (yes)

Application title

CATHETER SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CROSSING VASCULAR OCCLUSIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T236012.20170426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 563.854K)
T 0914/13 () of 20.7.2017

Online on

21.08.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 25/06
B62K 23/08
B62K 11/00
B62J 17/00
B62J 23/00
B62J 25/00

Application no.

08254121.0

Keywords

Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Straddle-type vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T091413.20170720

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 269.492K)
T 0380/14 (Tissue treated with poysiloxanes blend / KIMBERLY-CLARK) of 19.10.2016

Online on

21.08.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

19.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 17/13
D21H 19/32
D21H 17/59

Application no.

04783554.1

Keywords

Admissibility of main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 5 into the proceedings (yes)
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 5 (no) : improvement to be expected
Admissibility of auxiliary requests 6 and 7 into the proceedings (no): amended claims submitted at a late stage during oral proceedings

Application title

Soft tissue hydrophilic tissue products containing polysiloxane and having unique absorbent properties

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T038014.20161019

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 574.879K)
T 0439/91 (Inviting observations/HAUBUS) of 21.7.1992

Online on

21.08.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

21.7.1992

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B25B 27/00

Application no.

85905493.4

Keywords

Misleading EPO communication
Substantial procedural violation
Reimbursement of appeal fee
Basis of decision - invitation to present comments (no)

Application title

Clutch Alignment Tool

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1992:T043991.19920721

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.376K)
T 2367/12 (Zwischengerät/SIEMENS) of 21.6.2017

Online on

18.08.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/042
G05B 19/05
H04L 12/56

Application no.

07015896.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zum Übermitteln von Telegrammen zwischen einer Steuereinrichtung und einem Peripherieelement über ein Zwischengerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T236712.20170621

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 321.089K)
T 0689/13 () of 9.8.2017

Online on

18.08.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

9.8.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02J 9/06
H02J 9/02
H05B 33/08

Application no.

10169401.6

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

LED-Treiberschaltung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T068913.20170809

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 281.182K)
T 1782/12 () of 4.8.2017

Online on

17.08.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.8.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47J 42/08

Application no.

06777784.7

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag 2 - zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 2 (ja)

Application title

ELEKTROMOTORISCHES KÜCHENGERÄT MIT ELEKTRISCHER ODER ELEKTRONISCHER VERRIEGELUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T178212.20170804

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 292.047K)
T 0555/13 (Laundry detergent composition/Procter & Gamble Company) of 31.8.2016

Online on

17.08.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

31.8.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/06
C11D 1/22
C11D 3/37
C11D 3/10

Application no.

05018028.0

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Novelty - claim request upheld by the Opposition Division (Sixth Auxiliary Request)
Auxiliary claim request filed at the oral proceedings not admitted - no justification fpr late filing (Eighth Auxiliary Request)

Application title

A solid laundry detergent composition comprising alkyl benzene sulphonate, carbonate salt and carboxylate polymer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T055513.20160831

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 422.297K)
T 0158/14 () of 29.6.2017

Online on

17.08.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

29.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 1/36

Application no.

01970046.7

Keywords

Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Late-filed document - no abuse of procedure, document highly relevant
Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - prima facie not inventive
Apportionment of costs - (no)

Application title

METHOD AND DEVICE FOR MELTING EMBEDDING MEDIUM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T015814.20170629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 548.568K)
T 0619/14 () of 11.5.2017

Online on

17.08.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21S 8/00
F21V 23/00
A61B 19/00
F21V 23/04
F21W 131/205

Application no.

08011296.4

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ein Teil des beanspruchten Gegenstands nicht ausführbar
Patentansprüche - Klarheit nach Änderung (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

Operationsleuchte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T061914.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 638.969K)
T 2326/14 () of 7.7.2017

Online on

17.08.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/38
B23K 37/02
B23K 26/08
B23Q 1/01
B23Q 1/54
B23Q 1/58
B25J 17/02

Application no.

10169263.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Manipulator of low inertia for laser cutting machines for flat sheet metals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T232614.20170707

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 262.073K)
J 0016/16 (Missing grounds of appeal) of 13.2.2017

Online on

16.08.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

13.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16H 25/22

Application no.

12860972.4

Keywords

-

Application title

AN INESCAPABLE PATH TO TRANSFORM A FORM OF MOTION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:J001616.20170213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 236.298K)
T 1090/12 (Pluging framework/ORACLE) of 29.6.2017

Online on

16.08.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

29.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/00
G06F 9/46

Application no.

02737140.0

Keywords

-

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SOFTWARE COMPONENT PLUG-IN FRAMEWORK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T109012.20170629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 402.270K)
T 1401/14 () of 12.5.2017

Online on

16.08.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/36

Application no.

06801079.2

Keywords

Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Bisphenol A and aromatic glycidyl ether-free coatings

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T140114.20170512

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.760K)
T 1332/15 () of 1.8.2017

Online on

16.08.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

1.8.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23G 1/18
A23G 3/02
B08B 3/04
F28D 7/00
F28G 9/00

Application no.

11156727.7

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit (ja)
Änderungen - zulässig (ja)

Application title

Reinigungsvorrichtung für eine Temperiermaschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T133215.20170801

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 318.536K)
T 0084/16 (PAR-1 activation/TUFTS) of 27.1.2017

Online on

16.08.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

27.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/16
A61K 9/00
A61P 7/00

Application no.

10762578.2

Keywords

Admissibility of the appeal - (no)
Error in the patent specification - (yes)
Adversely affected by the grant decision - (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)
Exclusions from file inspection - (yes)

Application title

PAR-1 activation by metalloproteinase-1 (MMP-1)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T008416.20170127

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 473.703K)
T 1450/13 () of 13.7.2017

Online on

14.08.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 29/00
B65G 47/31
B65B 19/22

Application no.

05740261.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

WRAPPING METHOD AND DRUM FOR PRODUCTS IN A PACKING MACHINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T145013.20170713

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 324.821K)
T 2382/13 () of 29.6.2017

Online on

11.08.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 39/02
B27D 5/00

Application no.

06007281.6

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag

Application title

Bearbeitungsvorrichtung mit einer 5-Achs-Spindeleinheit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T238213.20170629

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 366.702K)
T 0695/15 (Powdery form/ICT) of 6.7.2017

Online on

10.08.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

6.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94

Application no.

04010143.8

Keywords

Amendments - main request and auxilairy request 1
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary request 2 - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings - admitted (no)

Application title

Catalyst for purifying diesel engine exhaust gas and method for production thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T069515.20170706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.069K)
T 1098/12 (Computer program with limited lifetime/Nokia) of 12.7.2017

Online on

09.08.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

12.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

00660234.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method and apparatus for downloading an application with a variable lifetime

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T109812.20170712

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.204K)
T 0571/14 () of 22.6.2017

Online on

09.08.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 9/00
A61K 9/00

Application no.

06735790.5

Keywords

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request 1 - admitted (no) - justification for late filing (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request 2 - admitted (yes) - justification for late filing (yes) - need for additional search (yes)

Application title

MICROIMPLANTS FOR OCULAR ADMINISTRATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T057114.20170622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 412.104K)
T 2225/15 (High purity zirconia/PRAXAIR) of 21.7.2017

Online on

08.08.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

21.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 35/486

Application no.

07867118.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - enabling disclosure (no)

Application title

High purity powders and coatings prepared therefrom

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T222515.20170721

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.559K)
T 0166/16 () of 21.6.2017

Online on

08.08.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

21.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/00
A61M 25/01
A61L 29/08

Application no.

05027158.4

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

A ready-to-use urinary catheter assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T016616.20170621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 532.225K)
T 0883/16 (Galantamine pro-drug/Neurodyn) of 10.5.2017

Online on

08.08.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

10.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 491/10
A61K 31/4355
A61P 25/00

Application no.

08735211.8

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Derivatives of galantamine as pro-drugs for the treatment of human brain diseases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T088316.20170510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.690K)
T 0293/12 (Hyaluronic acid in the treatment of recurrent aphthae/BIOPLAX) of 15.5.2017

Online on

07.08.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

15.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/715
A61P 17/02

Application no.

04766068.3

Keywords

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

Application title

USE OF HYALURONIC ACID FOR PREPARING COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATING RECURRENT ORAL CAVITY APHTHAS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T029312.20170515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 420.594K)
T 2475/12 () of 10.7.2017

Online on

07.08.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

10.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 13/196

Application no.

07867658.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes, after amendment)

Application title

Video surveillance system having communication acknowledgement nod

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T247512.20170710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 280.069K)
T 1139/13 () of 23.5.2017

Online on

07.08.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/18
A23K 1/16

Application no.

04756796.1

Keywords

Novelty attack
Novelty - not admitted
Swiss type claim - interpretation of amounts
Inventive step

Application title

COMPOSITIONS FOR IMPROVED OXIDATIVE STATUS IN CATS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T113913.20170523

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.276K)
T 0563/14 () of 27.6.2017

Online on

07.08.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

27.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05F 15/00
E05F 15/20
G01V 8/12

Application no.

03014710.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

Sensorvorrichtung für eine automatische Drehtüranlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T056314.20170627

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 299.824K)
T 0793/13 () of 21.3.2017

Online on

04.08.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

21.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 9/14
A61K 9/20

Application no.

04730797.0

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - (nein)
Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Einspruchsgründe - mangelnde Klarheit kein Einspruchsgrund
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

FESTE PHARMAZEUTISCHE ZUBEREITUNG ENTHALTEND LEVOTHYROXIN- UND/ODER LIOTHYRONINSALZE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T079313.20170321

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 568.060K)
T 2407/13 () of 20.6.2017

Online on

04.08.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 5/11
E04B 2/96

Application no.

08003947.2

Keywords

Änderungen
Klarheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

Pfosten-Riegel-Fassade in einbruchhemmender Ausführung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T240713.20170620

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 370.542K)
T 1681/11 (Mucosal endothelial receptor MAdCAM-1/MILLENIUM) of 12.7.2017

Online on

03.08.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

12.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/12
C07K 14/705
C12N 15/62
C07K 19/00
C07K 16/28
G01N 33/566

Application no.

96906504.4

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 6 - sufficiency of disclosure (no)
Auxiliary requests 7 to 13 - Admission into the appeal proceedings (no)

Application title

MUCOSAL VASCULAR ADDRESSINS AND USES THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T168111.20170712

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 406.531K)
T 0003/12 () of 23.6.2017

Online on

03.08.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

23.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01F 6/00
H01F 27/28
H01F 41/04

Application no.

00963251.4

Keywords

Amendments - broadening of claim (yes) : main request claim 1
Amendments - intermediate generalisation : main request claim 16
Inventive step - (yes): auxiliary request I

Application title

Rotor assembly with superconducting magnetic coil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T000312.20170623

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.547K)
T 2279/12 () of 3.7.2017

Online on

03.08.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

3.7.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08G 1/16

Application no.

02753013.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum selbsttätigen Auslösen einer Verzögerung eines Fahrzeugs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T227912.20170703

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 298.290K)
T 0385/13 (High-porosity support / BASF) of 2.8.2016

Online on

03.08.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

2.8.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 35/10
B01J 23/40
B01D 53/86
B01D 53/94

Application no.

99918835.2

Keywords

Late-filed evidence - justification for late filing (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

CATALYTIC MATERIAL HAVING IMPROVED CONVERSION PERFORMANCE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T038513.20160802

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 565.215K)
T 1103/14 (Verbinden beschichteter Gewebe / STARLINGER) of 31.5.2017

Online on

03.08.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

31.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D06N 3/00
D06M 15/227
B29C 65/00
D06N 3/04
B65D 33/22
B65D 30/04
B32B 27/12
B65D 75/12
F02F 1/24
F02F 1/40

Application no.

08772589.1

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1 (nein, (Produktanspruch)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag 2 (ja, Verfahrensanspruch)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit Hilfsantrag 2 (ja, Verfahrensanspruch)

Application title

BESCHICHTETES GEWEBE AUS MONOAXIAL VERSTRECKTEN KUNSTSTOFFBÄNDCHEN UND DARAUS HERGESTELLTER SACK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T110314.20170531

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 500.799K)
T 2115/15 () of 6.7.2017

Online on

03.08.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/32
B25B 23/142

Application no.

10012264.7

Keywords

Right to be heard - opportunity to comment (yes)
Appealed decision - reasoned (yes)
Appealed decision - substantial procedural
violation (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
Divisional application - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Instrument for cutting tissue

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T211515.20170706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.670K)
T 2274/10 (Determination of molecular interaction/GE HEALTHCARE) of 24.7.2017

Online on

02.08.2017

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

24.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/543
C12Q 1/68
G01N 33/557

Application no.

04748978.6

Keywords

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

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETERMINATION OF MOLECULAR INTERACTION PARAMETERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T227410.20170724

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 278.771K)
T 2190/12 () of 6.7.2017

Online on

02.08.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.7.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05B 6/06

Application no.

01101019.6

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsanträge 1 und 2

Application title

Induktions-Gareinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T219012.20170706

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 337.460K)
T 0481/13 (Aircraft multi-axis modal suppression system/BOEING) of 11.5.2017

Online on

02.08.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05D 1/08
G05D 19/02
B64C 13/50
B64C 13/16

Application no.

03078445.8

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

Aircraft multi-axis modal suppression system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T048113.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.246K)
T 0557/13 (Partial priority II / Infineum) of 28.7.2017

Online on

02.08.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10L 10/04
C10L 1/22
C10L 1/18
C10L 1/14

Application no.

98203458.9

Keywords

Entitlement to partial priority (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Application title

Use of cold flow improvers in fuel oil compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T055713.20170728

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 275.291K)
T 1322/14 () of 4.7.2017

Online on

02.08.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 5/26
B32B 27/12
D04H 13/00

Application no.

07805196.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Nonwoven composite containing an apertured elastic film

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T132214.20170704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.798K)
T 1534/14 (Contact book application/THOMSON) of 18.7.2017

Online on

02.08.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

18.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/45
H04L 12/58
H04M 1/2745

Application no.

07858925.6

Keywords

Inventive step - both requests (no)

Application title

ENHANCED NATIVE CONTACT BOOK APPLICATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T153414.20170718

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.837K)
T 0362/15 (Admissibility/Biocolor S.L.) of 21.7.2017

Online on

02.08.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

21.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 63/00
A01P 7/02
A01P 7/04
A01K 67/033

Application no.

08709649.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (no)
Notification - by registered letter with advice of delivery

Application title

MITE COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T036215.20170721

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.322K)
T 1292/15 (Porous body-coated fiber/Nichias) of 30.6.2017

Online on

02.08.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

30.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 41/50
C04B 20/10
C04B 35/628
C04B 30/02

Application no.

04012767.2

Keywords

Clarity - Main request, first to fifth and seventh auxiliary requests (no)
Amendment - sixth auxiliary request - allowable (no)

Application title

Porous body-coated fiber, porous body-coated particle, and formed article using the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T129215.20170630

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.082K)
T 0748/16 () of 22.6.2017

Online on

02.08.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

22.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 7/22

Application no.

08005668.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein), 1. Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

Windabweiser für ein Fahrzeugdach

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T074816.20170622

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 273.997K)
T 1746/10 (Bus Controller / BOEING) of 12.5.2017

Online on

01.08.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

12.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 13/00
H04L 12/403
G06F 13/12

Application no.

02731517.5

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) (main request)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no) (auxiliary request 5)
Amendments - broadening of claim (no) (auxiliary request 5)
Amendments - inescapable trap (no
Amendments - added subject-matter was a generalisation, amendment is a limitation)
Amendments - relationship between Art. 123(2) and Art. 123(3)
Claims - clarity in opposition appeal proceedings (no) (auxiliary request 1)

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PRELOADING A BUS CONTROLLER WITH COMMAND SCHEDULE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T174610.20170512

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 612.368K)
T 0029/12 (Integrated interface for PDA and wireless communication system/HTC) of 27.7.2017

Online on

01.08.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

27.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/16
G06F 1/32

Application no.

02025339.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Circuit and operating method for integrated interface of PDA and wireless communication system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T002912.20170727

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.215K)
T 0982/12 () of 29.6.2017

Online on

01.08.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

29.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 7/10

Application no.

01916663.6

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SECURE PAYMENTS OVER A COMPUTER NETWORK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T098212.20170629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 283.815K)
T 1704/12 () of 23.5.2017

Online on

01.08.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

23.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24J 2/46

Application no.

04739443.2

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - lack of clarity no ground for opposition
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed facts - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Late-filed document - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)

Application title

SOLAR COLLECTOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T170412.20170523

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 452.306K)
T 1845/13 () of 13.7.2017

Online on

01.08.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

13.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25D 21/14
F25B 39/02
F28F 1/12
F28D 1/03

Application no.

00204029.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed request - justification for late filing (no)

Application title

Evaporator with enhanced condensate drainage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T184513.20170713

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.963K)

July 2017

T 0871/12 () of 11.7.2017

Online on

31.07.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

11.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/02
H01L 23/522
H01L 23/528
H01L 23/532
H01L 23/60
H01L 27/06
H01L 27/08

Application no.

01480078.3

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

High performance system-on-chip using post passivation process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T087112.20170711

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.477K)
T 0673/15 () of 28.4.2017

Online on

31.07.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

28.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/40
A61L 29/14
A61K 49/00

Application no.

05853314.2

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

CONTRAST AGENT COATED MEDICAL DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T067315.20170428

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.444K)
T 0195/12 (Deferiprone against cardiac iron overload/APOTEX) of 26.4.2017

Online on

28.07.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

26.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/44
A61K 31/16
A61P 9/00

Application no.

01949158.8

Keywords

Admission of main request (yes)
Admission of late-filed documents (yes)
Novelty (yes), new group of patients
Remittal (yes)

Application title

A NEW USE FOR DEFERIPRONE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T019512.20170426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.427K)
T 1029/12 (Zugangsfreischaltung/GIESECKE) of 24.5.2017

Online on

28.07.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

24.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

05785243.6

Keywords

Neuheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

TRAGBARES GERÄT ZUR FREISCHALTUNG EINES ZUGANGS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T102912.20170524

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 364.983K)
T 2576/12 () of 20.6.2017

Online on

28.07.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

20.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01V 8/10

Application no.

05003820.7

Keywords

Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (nein)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Dokumente weder erstinstanzlich noch im Beschwerdeverfahren zugelassen
Verspätetes Vorbringen - erstmals im Beschwerdeverfahren vorgebrachte offenkundige Vorbenutzung zugelassen (nein)
Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit
Neuheit - (ja)
Patentansprüche - Auslegung der Ansprüche

Application title

Sendeelement für Lichtschranken, Lichtgitter und dergleichen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T257612.20170620

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 415.893K)
T 0126/13 () of 8.6.2017

Online on

28.07.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/32

Application no.

04013518.8

Keywords

Divisional application - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Syringe guard

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T012613.20170608

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 707.741K)
T 0556/15 (UTILISATION D AGENTS EPAISSISSANTS POUR LA FABRICATION DE CAPSULES … of 1.6.2017

Online on

28.07.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

1.6.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 9/48

Application no.

03814478.8

Keywords

Vice substantiel de procédure (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance

Application title

UTILISATION D AGENTS EPAISSISSANTS POUR LA FABRICATION DE CAPSULES MOLLES, ET PROCEDE DE FABRICATION DE FILMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T055615.20170601

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 320.541K)
T 1306/16 (Enzyme foam treatment/Novozymes) of 25.7.2017

Online on

28.07.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386
C11D 3/00

Application no.

08709136.9

Keywords

Lapse of patent in all designated states - termination of appeal proceedings

Application title

ENZYME FOAM TREATMENT FOR LAUNDRY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T130616.20170725

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.636K)
T 1674/16 () of 5.7.2017

Online on

28.07.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

5.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 18/14

Application no.

10181969.6

Keywords

Right to be heard - non-attendance at oral proceedings -
opportunity to comment (no) - substantial procedural
violation (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

Application title

Switch assembly for electrosurgical instrument

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T167416.20170705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.468K)
T 1313/11 () of 21.2.2017

Online on

27.07.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

21.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/10

Application no.

03708064.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Hilfsanträge (ja: Hilfsanträge 8 und 10; nein: Hilfsantrag 16)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein: alle zugelassenen Anträge)

Application title

Sicherheitselement mit Farbkippeffekt und magnetischen Eigenschaften sowie Verfahren zur Herstellung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T131311.20170221

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 614.340K)
T 1538/12 () of 24.3.2017

Online on

27.07.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/175

Application no.

08003699.9

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - (no)

Application title

Ink cartridge determination system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T153812.20170324

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 447.105K)
T 2227/12 () of 4.5.2017

Online on

27.07.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

4.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02J 4/00
H02J 3/14
H02J 1/14

Application no.

99118513.3

Keywords

Änderungen - Offenbarung durch Zeichnung
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (ja)

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Stromversorgung von elektrischen Verbrauchern, die an Sitzen in einem Flugzeug zugeordneten dezentralen Stromversorgungseinheiten angeschlossen sind

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T222712.20170504

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 419.060K)
T 0219/13 () of 25.4.2017

Online on

27.07.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

25.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/00
B41M 3/14

Application no.

04025716.4

Keywords

Added matter (yes; all requests)

Application title

Security element

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T021913.20170425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 359.200K)
T 1692/14 (Upgrading card reader firmware/FEITIAN) of 6.7.2017

Online on

27.07.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

6.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00

Application no.

09163744.7

Keywords

Inventive step - no (all requests)

Application title

Method and system of upgrading firmware of a card reader

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T169214.20170706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.728K)
T 1817/14 (Expert system/SCHINDLER) of 4.7.2017

Online on

27.07.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

4.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06N 5/04
G06F 17/30

Application no.

11751562.7

Keywords

Fundamental procedural deficiency - yes (non-admitted request not mentioned in the decision)
Special reasons for not remitting the case - yes (missing reasons contained in the minutes)
Relationship between Articles 69 and 84 EPC
Referral of questions to the Enlarged Board - no
Inventive step - no (all requests)

Application title

THE FSTP EXPERT SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T181714.20170704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 451.115K)
T 2130/14 () of 1.6.2017

Online on

27.07.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

1.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 63/00

Application no.

07841534.6

Keywords

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

Application title

COMPOUNDS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR DELIVERING ACTIVE AGENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T213014.20170601

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.107K)
T 0920/13 () of 27.4.2017

Online on

26.07.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

27.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15
A61F 13/551

Application no.

02723644.7

Keywords

Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

FOLDED ABSORBENT ARTICLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T092013.20170427

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 995.267K)
T 0947/13 () of 6.7.2017

Online on

26.07.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01G 15/86

Application no.

03772671.8

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - procedural economy
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR JOINING THE EDGES OF A TUBULAR KNITTED ARTICLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T094713.20170706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.496K)
T 1812/14 () of 23.6.2017

Online on

26.07.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

23.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04C 1/00
B32B 5/18
B32B 27/40

Application no.

08724978.5

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious modification

Application title

HIGH DENSITY POLYURETHANE AND POLYISOCYANURATE CONSTRUCTION BOARDS AND COMPOSITE BOARDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T181214.20170623

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 280.497K)
T 1477/15 () of 23.2.2017

Online on

26.07.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

23.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/00
A61M 25/01

Application no.

01114582.8

Keywords

Admissibility of the appeals (yes)
Insufficiency of disclosure - admitted (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)
Novelty - main request (no)
Admissibility - auxiliary requests 3 and 9 (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)
Admissibility of a new line of argument during oral proceedings (no)
Added subject-matter - auxiliary request 3 (no)
Clarity - auxiliary request 3 (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 3 (yes)
Amendments to description occasioned by ground for opposition (no)
Right to withdraw requests (yes)

Application title

A ready-to-use urinary catheter assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T147715.20170223

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 927.907K)
T 1648/15 () of 10.5.2017

Online on

26.07.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/06
A61M 5/32

Application no.

08000915.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Spring clip as needle tip protection for a safety IV catheter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T164815.20170510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 647.370K)
T 1805/12 () of 22.6.2017

Online on

25.07.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

22.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 3/00
B62K 19/34

Application no.

06022160.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - objection not substantiated
Sufficiency of disclosure - admitted (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Bicycle bottom bracket assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T180512.20170622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.652K)
T 2249/12 () of 8.6.2017

Online on

25.07.2017

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26
H04N 7/32
H04N 7/46
H04N 7/50

Application no.

02738883.4

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request, first to fifth auxiliary requests (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed
Amendments - sixth auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - amended sixth auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step - seventh auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Image encoder, image decoder, image encoding method, and image decoding method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T224912.20170608

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 475.490K)
T 1102/13 () of 9.3.2017

Online on

25.07.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

9.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E02D 5/04

Application no.

06841463.0

Keywords

Ground for opposition under Article 100(a) EPC withdrawn in opposition proceedings - not admitted in the appeal proceedings
Late-filed documents
Inventive step - (yes)
Non-attendance at oral proceedings

Application title

SHEET PILE IN DOUBLE-T FORM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T110213.20170309

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 468.938K)
T 2492/11 (Data transfer/NEC SOLUTION INNOVATORS) of 10.7.2017

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

10.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/38

Application no.

08158739.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Data transfer system, data transfer method, host apparatus and image forming apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T249211.20170710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.231K)
T 0299/12 (Testosterone transdermal formulation/STRAKAN) of 21.4.2017

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

21.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/56
A61K 47/00
A61K 47/10
A61K 47/12

Application no.

04028426.7

Keywords

Admission: main, auxiliary request 1 (yes)
auxiliary request 2 (no)
Added matter: main, auxiliary request 1 (yes)

Application title

Penetration enhancing and irritation reducing systems comprising testosterone

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T029912.20170421

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.111K)
T 1006/12 (Drug holiday regimen/ZP HOLDING) of 19.1.2017

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

19.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/575
C07K 14/605
A61K 38/26
A61P 3/10

Application no.

03762471.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

GLP-1 and methods for treating diabetes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T100612.20170119

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 396.075K)
T 1592/12 (Herceptin dosage regimen/GENENTECH) of 25.10.2016

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

25.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395
C07K 16/32

Application no.

00959423.5

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main (sole) request (no)

Application title

Dosages for treatment with anti-ErbB2 antibodies

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T159212.20161025

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 435.159K)
T 1949/12 () of 10.7.2017

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

10.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01J 3/46

Application no.

08754622.2

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHOD FOR COLOR MATCHING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T194912.20170710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.315K)
T 2369/12 (Lawsonia intracellularis vaccination of young pigs/BOEHRINGER … of 17.3.2017

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/02

Application no.

07797730.4

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

Vaccination of Young Animals against Lawsonia Intracellularis Infections

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T236912.20170317

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.141K)
T 0486/13 () of 14.6.2017

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

14.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F03D 11/04
F03D 11/00

Application no.

03816335.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Amendments - allowable (no)
Late-filed request

Application title

METHOD OF MOVING THE ROTATING MEANS OF A WIND TURBINE DURING TRANSPORTATION OR STAND STILL, NACELLE, AUXILIARY DEVICE, AND USE THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T048613.20170614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 449.580K)
T 1030/13 (PROCESS FOR PREPARING CUMENE/ INEOS PHENOL) of 6.12.2016

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 15/085
C07C 2/86
C07C 39/04
C07C 31/10
C07C 29/145

Application no.

01919301.0

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious alternative

Application title

PROCESS FOR PREPARING CUMENE WHICH IS USED IN THE PREPARATION OF PHENOL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T103013.20161206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.848K)
T 0875/14 () of 5.7.2017

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 65/00
C10M 107/34
C10M 173/02

Application no.

05741682.8

Keywords

Novelty - Main request, first and second auxiliary requests (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (third auxiliary request: no)
Late-filed argument - admitted (fourth auxiliary request: no)

Application title

FUNCTIONAL FLUIDS CONTAINING ALKYLENE OXIDE COPOLYMERS HAVING LOW PULMONARY TOXICITY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T087514.20170705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 476.311K)
T 1876/14 () of 30.5.2017

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

30.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 21/10
C22F 1/053

Application no.

06734643.7

Keywords

-

Application title

AL-ZN-CU-MG ALUMINUM BASE ALLOYS AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURE AND USE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T187614.20170530

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 484.303K)
T 0488/16 (Dasatinib/BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIB) of 1.2.2017

Online on

24.07.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

1.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/426
C07C 237/40
C07D 213/81
C07D 213/82
C07D 231/38
C07D 233/90
C07D 239/42
C07D 263/48
C07D 277/56
C07D 409/12
C07D 417/12

Application no.

00922102.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
No plausible solution of the technical problem
Solution to less ambitiously defined problem obvious
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

Application title

CYCLIC PROTEIN TYROSINE KINASE INHIBITORS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T048816.20170201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 673.863K)
T 0758/12 (Selecting psychotropic medications/MAYO FOUNDATION) of 4.7.2017

Online on

21.07.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

4.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

07840663.4

Keywords

Main and auxiliary request - patentable invention (no)
Main and auxiliary request - Article 84 EPC (no)

Application title

METHODS FOR SELECTING MEDICATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T075812.20170704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 296.438K)
T 1153/12 () of 12.5.2017

Online on

21.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

12.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/00

Application no.

06769318.4

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

METHOD FOR PROCESSING AUDIO SIGNAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T115312.20170512

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.325K)
T 1897/12 (Schema evolution/ORACLE INTERNATIONAL) of 28.6.2017

Online on

21.07.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

28.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

04782033.7

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

In-place evolution of XML schemas in databases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T189712.20170628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 325.797K)
T 0941/13 () of 20.6.2017

Online on

21.07.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/29
A23L 1/30
A23L 1/305
A23L 1/308

Application no.

07747355.1

Keywords

Main request - inventive step (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (no)

Application title

Preterm formula

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T094113.20170620

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 435.179K)
T 1564/13 () of 19.5.2017

Online on

21.07.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

19.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03G 9/08
G03G 9/097
G03G 15/09

Application no.

03006475.2

Keywords

Added subject-matter (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Use of a toner and developer for electrophotography, image-forming process cartridge, image-forming apparatus and image-forming process using the toner

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T156413.20170519

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 419.167K)
T 1671/13 () of 14.6.2017

Online on

21.07.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 69/26
G02B 1/04

Application no.

06007399.6

Keywords

Ladung zur mündlichen Verhandlung - Fernbleiben eines Beteiligten
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Änderung

Application title

Transparente, amorphe Polyamidformmassen und deren Verwendung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T167113.20170614

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 429.309K)
T 0287/14 () of 2.6.2017

Online on

21.07.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

2.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/10

Application no.

03010871.6

Keywords

Main request - Amendments - undisclosed disclaimer - Allowable (no)
First to third auxiliary requests - Late filed - Article 13(1) RPBA - Not admitted
Fourth and fifth auxiliary requests - Late filed - Article 13(3) RPBA - Not admitted

Application title

Polyolefin composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T028714.20170602

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.894K)
T 2205/14 (Reinigungsanlage/BEKO) of 22.6.2017

Online on

21.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/86
B01J 23/889

Application no.

07847943.3

Keywords

Zulässigkeit geänderter Patentansprüche nach Regel 137(5) EPÜ (ja)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (ja)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Kombination bekannter Merkmale

Application title

REINIGUNGSANLAGE FÜR GASE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T220514.20170622

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 295.262K)
T 0393/15 (Temperiertes Batteriesystem/LI-TEC) of 17.3.2017

Online on

21.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01M 10/613
H01M 10/615
H01M 10/6555
H01M 10/6572

Application no.

10700718.9

Keywords

Antrag auf Umschreibung des Patents - eindeutiger Nachweis des Rechtsübergangs (nein)
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerdebegründung ausschließlich gestützt auf Einwand unter Artikel 83 EPÜ, der erstinstanzlich nicht geltend gemacht worden war
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet (ja)
Zustimmung der Patentinhaberin zum Text des Patents (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Komplexität, Stand des Verfahrens, Verfahrensökonomie
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Beweismittel zugelassen (nein)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Änderung des Vortrags basierend auf allgemeinem Fachwissen zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

TEMPERIERTES BATTERIESYSTEM II

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T039315.20170317

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 465.814K)
T 0165/12 () of 6.7.2017

Online on

19.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

6.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 9/46
G06K 9/52

Application no.

08251770.7

Keywords

Claims - main request
Claims - support in the description (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Method and system for edge detection

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T016512.20170706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.839K)
T 0302/13 () of 4.7.2017

Online on

19.07.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F04D 17/12
F04D 29/62

Application no.

04797679.0

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)

Application title

MULTISTAGE CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T030213.20170704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 294.382K)
T 1936/13 (OLANZAPINE/Lesvi) of 27.6.2017

Online on

19.07.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

27.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/32
A61K 31/551

Application no.

06841451.5

Keywords

Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no); bonus effect.

Application title

ORAL FORMULATION OF ANHYDROUS OLANZAPINE FORM I

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T193613.20170627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.663K)
T 1049/11 (Multi layer record carrier/KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS) of 10.5.2017

Online on

18.07.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

10.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 7/00

Application no.

04737212.3

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Claims - support in the description (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Method of recording information on a multi layer record carrier, and device for recording on a dual layer record carrier

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T104911.20170510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 407.032K)
T 1138/12 () of 9.5.2017

Online on

18.07.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

9.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01D 5/28
C23C 30/00
G01N 1/00

Application no.

06002582.2

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 3 und 6 (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge 4 und 5
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Verfahrensökonomie
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (nein)
Parteistellung Einsprechende

Application title

Verfahren zum Herstellen einer Beschichtungsprobe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T113812.20170509

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 529.940K)
T 1147/12 () of 23.6.2017

Online on

18.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/14

Application no.

10180379.9

Keywords

Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Speech encoding method and system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T114712.20170623

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.517K)
T 1638/12 () of 21.6.2017

Online on

18.07.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

21.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01H 47/00

Application no.

01952690.4

Keywords

Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Novelty - (no)

Application title

Self-powered switching device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163812.20170621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.184K)
T 2055/12 (Amyloidogenic disease/JANSSEN) of 1.12.2016

Online on

18.07.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

1.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/00
A61K 39/39
A61P 25/28

Application no.

06075704.4

Keywords

"sufficiency of disclosure - all claim requests (no)"

Application title

Prevention and treatment of amyloidogenic disease

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T205512.20161201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 397.334K)
T 0574/13 (Nombre de Péclet liquide/IFP-ENI) of 13.5.2016

Online on

18.07.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.5.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C10G 2/00

Application no.

01909933.2

Keywords

Recevabilité de certains documents produits en appel (oui)
Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - exposé de l'invention permettant sa mise en œuvre (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance - (oui)

Application title

PROCEDE DE PRODUCTION D'HYDROCARBURES A PARTIR DE GAZ DE SYNTHESE DANS UN REACTEUR TRIPHASIQUE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T057413.20160513

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 609.208K)
T 2093/15 () of 7.4.2017

Online on

18.07.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04R 3/00

Application no.

10151410.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

Passive group delay beam forming

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T209315.20170407

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 294.558K)
T 2346/11 () of 9.6.2017

Online on

17.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

9.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/14

Application no.

09152356.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Gain smoothing for speech coding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T234611.20170609

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 337.989K)
T 2484/11 () of 21.6.2017

Online on

17.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

21.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/14

Application no.

09152357.1

Keywords

Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Adaptive codebook gain control for speech coding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T248411.20170621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.351K)
T 0937/12 () of 6.7.2017

Online on

17.07.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

6.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 33/00

Application no.

07254673.2

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Light emitting device and method for manufacturing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T093712.20170706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.899K)
T 0969/12 (Access control/ORACLE) of 21.6.2017

Online on

17.07.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

21.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

00908421.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

ENTITLEMENT MANAGEMENT AND ACCESS CONTROL SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T096912.20170621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.303K)
T 1825/12 (Active immunisation in treating amyloidogenic disease/JANSSEN) of 24.11.2016

Online on

17.07.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

24.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/00
A61K 39/39
A61P 25/28

Application no.

06075479.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - all claim requests (no)

Application title

Prevention and treatment of amyloidogenic disease

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T182512.20161124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 374.792K)
T 0080/13 (Fadenalgen/SÖLL GMBH) of 28.6.2017

Online on

17.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C02F 1/50
A01K 61/00
A01N 1/00
C02F 103/20
C02F 1/72
C02F 1/66

Application no.

06805377.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Aufgabe-Lösungs-Ansatz
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

ZUSAMMENSETZUNG ZUR VERNICHTUNG VON FADENALGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T008013.20170628

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 364.068K)
T 2440/13 (Rituximab/BIOGEN) of 20.9.2016

Online on

17.07.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

20.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395

Application no.

05022104.3

Keywords

Main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 3: amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

Chimeric anti-CD20 antibody, rituxan, for use in the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T244013.20160920

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 416.613K)
T 1179/14 (Reducing security risk/KASPERSKY) of 20.6.2017

Online on

17.07.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

20.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00

Application no.

12164389.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

System and method for reducing security risk in computer network

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T117914.20170620

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.712K)
T 0026/17 () of 12.7.2017

Online on

17.07.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02N 3/02
F16F 15/121
F02N 5/02

Application no.

03808023.0

Keywords

-

Application title

RECOIL STARTER WITH DAMPER/BUFFERING SPRING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T002617.20170712

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.689K)
T 1635/11 () of 2.6.2017

Online on

14.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

2.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/14

Application no.

09152359.7

Keywords

Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Open-loop pitch processing for speech coding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163511.20170602

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 315.125K)
T 1637/11 () of 7.6.2017

Online on

14.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/14

Application no.

09152360.5

Keywords

Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Selection of scalar quantization(SQ) and vector quantization (VQ) for speech coding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163711.20170607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.222K)
T 0360/12 () of 30.5.2017

Online on

14.07.2017

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445
H04N 5/765

Application no.

05077271.4

Keywords

Late-filed main request - admitted (yes)
Late-filed first auxiliary request - need for additional search (yes)
Late-filed second and third auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Main request - Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - second and third auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Electronic program guide with digital storage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T036012.20170530

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 471.108K)
T 1055/13 (Two-wire field-mounted process device/ROSEMOUNT) of 7.6.2017

Online on

14.07.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/05

Application no.

01933150.3

Keywords

Added subject-matter (yes) - all requests

Application title

TWO-WIRE FIELD-MOUNTED PROCESS DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T105513.20170607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.897K)
T 1360/14 () of 11.5.2017

Online on

14.07.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21D 13/04
E04C 2/08

Application no.

06121479.7

Keywords

Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary requests 1,2,3,4,7 (no)
Novelty - main request & auxiliary requests 5,6 (no)

Application title

Thin plate, method for manufacturing a thin plate, and apparatus for manufacturing a thin plate

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T136014.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 468.159K)
T 1535/14 () of 13.6.2017

Online on

14.07.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

13.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16D 65/56
F16D 55/00

Application no.

07104598.3

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Postponement of oral proceedings (no)

Application title

Disc brake

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T153514.20170613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 315.316K)
T 1669/15 (SP3D promoter sequences/ENZA ZADEN) of 9.3.2017

Online on

14.07.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

9.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82
A01H 5/00

Application no.

07802565.7

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)

Application title

Promotor sequence and gene construct for increasing crop yield in tomato

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T166915.20170309

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 391.085K)
T 1634/11 () of 31.5.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

31.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/14

Application no.

09152354.8

Keywords

Late-filed request - change of subject-matter
Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Codebook sharing for LSF quantization

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163411.20170531

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.502K)
T 1151/12 () of 5.5.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

5.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/00

Application no.

06769319.2

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

METHOD FOR GENERATING ENCODED AUDIO SIGNAL AMD METHOD FOR PROCESSING AUDIO SIGNAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T115112.20170505

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 325.367K)
T 1155/12 () of 17.5.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

17.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/00

Application no.

06769309.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

METHOD FOR GENERATING ENCODED AUDIO SIGNAL AND METHOD FOR PROCESSING AUDIO SIGNAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T115512.20170517

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.567K)
T 1266/12 () of 13.6.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

13.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62M 25/04

Application no.

05016841.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen nicht zugelassen

Application title

Verstelleinrichtung für Triggerschalter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T126612.20170613

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 453.592K)
T 2416/12 (Search engine/YAHOO) of 10.7.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

10.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

99932529.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Search engine using sales and revenue to weight search results

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T241612.20170710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.963K)
T 2241/13 (Soybean resistance pathogens/MONSANTO) of 1.6.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

1.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

07867133.6

Keywords

Main request and seventh auxiliary request - admitted into the appeal proceedings (yes)
Main request - added subject-matter (yes)
Seventh auxiliary request - inventive step (no)

Application title

A METHOD TO IDENTIFY DISEASE RESISTANT QUANTITATIVE TRAIT LOCI IN SOYBEAN AND COMPOSITIONS THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T224113.20170601

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.266K)
T 0046/15 () of 9.6.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02C 7/36
F04D 25/02
F16D 33/10
F16H 61/14
F16H 45/02
F16H 47/08

Application no.

06007844.1

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)
Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)

Application title

Compressor starting torque converter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T004615.20170609

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.614K)
T 0125/15 (WATER-SOLUBLE FILMS COMPRISING LOW-VISCOSITY ALGINATES/Uppsalagruppen … of 11.5.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/36
A61K 9/70
A61P 25/34
A61P 29/00
A61K 36/03

Application no.

06844046.0

Keywords

Amendments - Yes
Clarity of the term "water-soluble" - Yes
Novelty - Yes

Application title

WATER-SOLUBLE FILMS COMPRISING LOW-VISCOSITY ALGINATES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T012515.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 288.496K)
T 0985/15 (Metadata generation tool/SONY) of 19.6.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

19.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/028
G11B 27/032
H04N 5/765

Application no.

00310327.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Method of generating audio and/or video signals and apparatus therefore

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T098515.20170619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.292K)
T 0095/17 (Missing statement of grounds/ELSEVIER) of 7.7.2017

Online on

13.07.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

7.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

07250328.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Systems and methods for saving and applying user-specified file naming conventions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T009517.20170707

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 227.916K)
J 0013/14 () of 13.12.2016

Online on

12.07.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

13.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Application filed in the language of the earlier application (no) - translation required or admissible (no) - correction of inadmissible language (no) - amendment of inadmissible language (no) - application treated as divisional application (no)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J001314.20161213

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 528.279K)
T 1783/12 () of 12.5.2017

Online on

12.07.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

12.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 17/00
A61B 17/12

Application no.

07723515.8

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (nein)

Application title

OCCLUSIONSINSTRUMENT UND VERFAHREN ZU DESSEN HERSTELLUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T178312.20170512

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 304.463K)
T 0100/14 () of 29.6.2017

Online on

12.07.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

29.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 297/08
C08L 23/14
C08F 2/34
C08F 2/00
C08F 210/06

Application no.

06725255.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - Main and auxiliary request

Application title

PROPYLENE POLYMER COMPOSITION FOR THERMOFORMING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T010014.20170629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.338K)
T 2150/12 () of 13.6.2017

Online on

11.07.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

13.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/06

Application no.

04700653.1

Keywords

Late-filed argument - admitted (yes)
Late-filed request - justification for late filing (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

EDGE RING TERMINATION FOR SILICON CARBIDE DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T215012.20170613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.959K)
T 1786/14 (Wertdokument/Giesecke & Devrient) of 28.6.2017

Online on

11.07.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 21/48
B42D 15/00
G06K 19/14

Application no.

99932413.0

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (nein)

Application title

WERTDOKUMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T178614.20170628

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 354.291K)
T 0754/15 () of 13.6.2017

Online on

11.07.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

13.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 17/00
B66F 9/22

Application no.

09159498.6

Keywords

Inventive step (yes)

Application title

A load weight measuring device for a multi-stage mast forklift truck

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T075415.20170613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 264.045K)
T 1738/15 (Providing touch lists/APPLE) of 29.6.2017

Online on

11.07.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

29.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048
G06F 17/30

Application no.

11184223.3

Keywords

Added subject-matter - (no, after amendment)
Clarity - (yes, after amendment)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)

Application title

Touch event model programming interface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T173815.20170629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.302K)
T 1739/15 (Receiving touch lists/APPLE) of 5.7.2017

Online on

11.07.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

5.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048
G06F 17/30

Application no.

11184224.1

Keywords

Added subject-matter - (no, after amendment)
Clarity - (yes, after amendment)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)

Application title

Touch event model programming interface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T173915.20170705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.963K)
T 0696/16 () of 30.5.2017

Online on

11.07.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

30.5.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A47J 31/36

Application no.

10752395.3

Keywords

Recevabilité du recours - recours suffisamment motivé (oui)
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - (oui)
Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)
Document produit tardivement - recevable (oui)

Application title

DISPOSITIF POUR LA PRÉPARATION D'UNE BOISSON EXTRAITE À PARTIR D'UNE CAPSULE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T069616.20170530

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 413.042K)
T 0553/89 () of 10.9.1990

Online on

11.07.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

10.9.1990

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G01B 5/00

Application no.

83401842.6

Keywords

Inventive step
Activité inventive oui

Application title

Dispositif pour le contrôle de la position de la tête des amortisseurs de la suspension avant d'un véhicule

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1990:T055389.19900910

Distribution

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 551.439K)
T 0603/12 () of 12.6.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

12.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 41/295

Application no.

07397003.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Electronic ballast for fluorescent lamp

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T060312.20170612

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.236K)
T 1154/12 (Extrudable hydraulic composition/SHIN-ETSU) of 24.3.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

24.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 24/38
C04B 28/02

Application no.

03251442.4

Keywords

Request to reject as inadmissible a claim request filed with the grounds of appeal - rejected
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Admixture and extrudable hydraulic composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T115412.20170324

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.726K)
T 1760/12 () of 30.3.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

30.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/36

Application no.

00904283.9

Keywords

Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no) - extension of protection of the patent (no)
Claim - clarity (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Apparatus for dialysis with blood-warmer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T176012.20170330

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 603.688K)
T 2582/12 () of 7.6.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

7.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07B 17/00

Application no.

03029883.0

Keywords

Amendments - shift of scope of protection (yes)

Application title

System for tracking mailpieces

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T258212.20170607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 265.175K)
T 0388/13 () of 11.5.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 11/08

Application no.

00980037.6

Keywords

Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

HOIST FOR ELEVATOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T038813.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.278K)
T 0662/13 () of 18.5.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

18.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/534
A61F 13/539

Application no.

05000392.0

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

End seal for an absorbent core

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T066213.20170518

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 315.729K)
T 0740/13 () of 25.4.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

25.4.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66F 9/24

Application no.

06008814.3

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Flurförderzeug mit einer elektrischen Steuerungseinheit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T074013.20170425

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 338.681K)
T 1535/13 () of 3.7.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/84
D04H 1/42
D04H 1/54
D01F 1/10
A61F 13/532
A61F 13/534
A61F 13/535
A61F 13/533
A61F 13/15
A61F 13/536
A61F 13/53

Application no.

02794326.5

Keywords

Basis of decision - text or agreement to text withdrawn by patent proprietor
Basis of decision - patent revoked
Examination of the opposition - revocation of the patent at request of the patent proprietor

Application title

ABSORBENT ARTICLE WITH STABILIZED ABSORBENT STRUCTURE HAVING NON-UNIFORM LATERAL COMPRESSION STIFFNESS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T153513.20170703

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 243.925K)
T 1634/13 () of 25.4.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

25.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 35/26

Application no.

01400534.2

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Novelty - selection from a range
Inventive step - after amendment
Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)

Application title

Use of silver in a lead-free solder paste

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163413.20170425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 506.449K)
T 0742/14 () of 25.4.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

25.4.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/36
B32B 27/08
B32B 27/30
B32B 17/10

Application no.

01107640.3

Keywords

Anspruchsauslegung - Bedeutung der Formulierung "Gegenstand aus einem Material" (vorliegend "Innenschicht aus einem transparenten Kunststoff") (siehe Punkt 1.5.2)
Neuheit

Application title

Transparenter Mehrschicht-Verbund

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T074214.20170425

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 382.921K)
T 2203/14 (Corrosion resistant part/Shimano) of 17.5.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C25D 11/04
C25D 11/20
C09D 5/44
C25D 11/18

Application no.

04028690.8

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Corrosion resistant part and method for manufacturing same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T220314.20170517

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.340K)
T 1034/15 (Sliding window/ASAHI GLASS) of 31.5.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

31.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 17/00
C03C 23/00
B32B 17/10
C03B 37/04
C03B 27/004
C03B 27/044
C03B 27/04

Application no.

01128417.1

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - enabling disclosure (no)

Application title

Laminated glass and glass plate used for producing it

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T103415.20170531

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.463K)
T 1454/16 () of 8.6.2017

Online on

10.07.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
A61K 31/00
A61K 31/42
A61K 45/06
A61P 31/02

Application no.

11175483.4

Keywords

Amended request - accepted (yes)
Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no, after amendment)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Methods of reducing microbial contamination

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T145416.20170608

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 288.752K)
T 2165/11 (Secure messaging/SECURENVOY) of 17.5.2017

Online on

07.07.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

17.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

03254769.7

Keywords

Inventive step - after amendment

Application title

Secure messaging

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T216511.20170517

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 465.266K)
T 0063/13 () of 3.5.2017

Online on

07.07.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

3.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01B 45/02
A01D 34/04

Application no.

06011824.7

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - Änderungen nach Anberaumung der mündlichen Verhandlung

Application title

Fahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T006313.20170503

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 387.530K)
T 0296/13 () of 9.6.2017

Online on

07.07.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/08
B08B 9/00
F16K 7/17
A01J 7/04
A01J 7/02

Application no.

04768874.2

Keywords

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

Application title

MILKING EQUIPMENT AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T029613.20170609

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 410.737K)
T 1503/13 () of 4.7.2017

Online on

07.07.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

4.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 23/00

Application no.

08770011.8

Keywords

Admissibility of amended claims under Rule 137(5) EPC - yes
Novelty and inventive step
Novelty - yes

Application title

DISTRIBUTED MONITORING AND CONTROL FLUID HANDLING SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T150313.20170704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 377.354K)
T 1635/13 () of 21.6.2017

Online on

07.07.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

21.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 20/06
A61L 15/00

Application no.

02805022.7

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no) (Main Request, Auxiliary Requests I-XI)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)
Objection pursuant to Rule 106 EPC- dismissed

Application title

ACRYLIC ACID COMPOSITION AND ITS PRODUCTION PROCESS, AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING WATER-ABSORBENT RESIN USING THIS ACRYLIC ACID COMPOSITION, AND WATER-ABSORBENT RESIN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163513.20170621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 407.049K)
T 2092/13 () of 22.6.2017

Online on

07.07.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

22.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01B 11/06
G01B 21/08

Application no.

09000629.7

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance and reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

Application title

Measurement of hot container wall thickness

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T209213.20170622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 323.961K)
T 0748/14 () of 16.5.2017

Online on

07.07.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

16.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F41H 5/04

Application no.

06003154.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Armour plate with spall layers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T074814.20170516

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.802K)
T 0036/15 () of 4.4.2017

Online on

07.07.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.4.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F28G 13/00
F23J 1/00

Application no.

04030137.6

Keywords

-

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Reinigung von Verschmutzungen in Wärmetauschern, Abhitzekesseln und Brennkammern

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T003615.20170404

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 353.771K)
T 0090/17 () of 4.7.2017

Online on

07.07.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

4.7.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01N 57/20

Application no.

10010489.2

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerdebegründung (nicht eingelegt)

Application title

Herbizide Mittel für tolerante oder resistente Maiskulturen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T009017.20170704

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 224.753K)
T 0717/12 () of 30.5.2017

Online on

06.07.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 7/12

Application no.

07724161.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

VORRICHTUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUR OPTISCHEN UNTERSUCHUNG VON WERTDOKUMENTEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T071712.20170530

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 369.577K)
T 1418/12 () of 28.6.2017

Online on

06.07.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

28.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03B 5/06
H03B 5/36

Application no.

05712098.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - could-would approach

Application title

A Method and Apparatus for Reducing the Start Time of a VCXO

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T141812.20170628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 295.757K)
T 1543/15 () of 26.6.2017

Online on

06.07.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

26.6.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08J 7/18
C09D 11/00

Application no.

09290970.4

Keywords

Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Composition de vernis pour substrat imprimé par jet d'encre

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T154315.20170626

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 322.797K)
T 2465/09 (Tracking of assets/SPECTRUM TRACKING SYSTEMS) of 1.6.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

1.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00
G01S 5/00
G01S 1/00

Application no.

04814127.9

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Novelty - combination of passages related to different disclosures not permissible
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING TRACKING SERVICES TO LOCATE AN ASSET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T246509.20170601

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.737K)
T 0344/12 () of 17.3.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/00
B41M 3/10

Application no.

06706763.7

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Anträge (ja)
Neuheit (alle Anträge: ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (alle Anträge: nein)

Application title

Datenträger mit Halbtonbild

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T034412.20170317

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 562.021K)
T 1401/12 () of 12.5.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 9/02

Application no.

01918149.4

Keywords

Admission of main- and aux. requests 1-4 (yes)
Added subject-matter - main- and aux. requests 1-3 (yes)
Added subject-matter - aux. request 4 (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - aux. request 4 (yes)
Novelty and Inventive step of claim 1 of aux. request 4 (yes)

Application title

VACUUM CLEANER NOZZLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T140112.20170512

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 1.889M)
T 0903/13 (Conditional access to encrypted content data/SONY) of 18.5.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

18.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 9/00

Application no.

04717990.8

Keywords

Inventive step - after amendment

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROTECTING THE TRANSFER OF DATA

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T090313.20170518

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 269.056K)
T 1126/13 (Message processing/SAP) of 28.6.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

28.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/54

Application no.

07022874.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Message processing using queues

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T112613.20170628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 288.534K)
T 0973/14 () of 29.6.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

29.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 31/10
C10G 11/18
B01J 8/24

Application no.

02727601.3

Keywords

Novelty and inventive step
Novelty - (yes, amended claims)

Application title

PROCESS FOR SMALL-SCALE TESTING OF FCC CATALYSTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T097314.20170629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 392.768K)
T 2317/14 (Verfahren zur NOX und N2O-Verringerung/ThyssenKrupp) of 22.5.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/86
B01J 8/04
B01J 8/02
B01J 19/30
B01J 29/06

Application no.

03735591.4

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR VERRINGERUNG DES GEHALTS AN NOX UND N2O IN GASEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T231714.20170522

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 467.249K)
T 0360/15 () of 17.5.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

17.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B63H 5/16

Application no.

10164448.2

Keywords

Inventive step (no)
Admission of new requests (no)

Application title

Ducted pre-swirl stator assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T036015.20170517

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 280.522K)
T 0954/15 () of 1.6.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

1.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09J 7/04
D04H 3/04

Application no.

08152261.7

Keywords

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

Application title

Handeinreißbares Gewebe-Klebeband

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T095415.20170601

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 381.172K)
T 1085/15 () of 1.6.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

1.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 25/24
F16H 25/24

Application no.

09251807.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Actuator

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T108515.20170601

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.897K)
T 1434/15 (Honycomb filter with large and small volume cells/IBIDEN) of 11.5.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 46/24

Application no.

10156322.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Main request - admitted (yes)
Amendments - main request
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

Honeycomb filter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T143415.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 395.640K)
T 1737/15 (Conveying touch lists/APPLE) of 20.6.2017

Online on

05.07.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

20.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048
G06F 17/30

Application no.

11184222.5

Keywords

Added subject-matter - (no, after amendment)
Clarity - (yes, after amendment)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)

Application title

Touch event model programming interface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T173715.20170620

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 265.366K)
T 0713/11 () of 22.11.2016

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 11/16

Application no.

02803337.1

Keywords

Late-filed requests
Late-filed request - incomplete substantiation (not admitted)

Application title

A flexible pipe with a tensile reinforcement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T071311.20161122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 347.591K)
T 1946/11 () of 26.1.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 33/00

Application no.

05744028.1

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Inline-Messung und Regelung bei Druckmaschinen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T194611.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 389.049K)
T 0578/12 () of 8.6.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

8.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 7/08
G06Q 50/00
G06Q 90/00

Application no.

06790328.6

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

DISPENSING OF RESTRICTED GOODS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T057812.20170608

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 488.280K)
T 1778/12 () of 10.1.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/10

Application no.

03767369.6

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Mehrschichtlaminat

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T177812.20170110

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 443.426K)
T 1996/12 (Medizinischer Schaum/CHEMISCHE FABRIK KREUSSLER & CO. GMBH) of 23.5.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

23.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01F 13/00
B01F 5/04
B01F 3/04
B01F 3/20

Application no.

03001079.7

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Erzeugung vom medizinischem Schaum

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T199612.20170523

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 376.206K)
T 2311/13 () of 17.5.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

17.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 2/18
A01N 31/02
A01N 59/26

Application no.

06100915.5

Keywords

Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1-6: erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - Verbesserung nicht glaubhaft - umformulierte Aufgabe - naheliegende Lösung
Hilfsantrag 7: Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein), Erweiterung des Patentschutzes (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative

Application title

Viruzides Desinfektionsmittel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T231113.20170517

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 431.995K)
T 0498/14 () of 16.5.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 25/138

Application no.

06005915.1

Keywords

Added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Admisssion of new request (yes)

Application title

Tool for automatically assembling or disassembling a tyre to/from a wheel rim

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T049814.20170516

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.307K)
T 1311/15 () of 9.3.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

9.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 5/04

Application no.

09773598.9

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Grounds for opposition - alleged effect not a feature of the claims
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

REFRIGERANT COMPOSITION COMPRISING 1,1,1,2-TETRAFLUOROETHANE (HFC134a) AND 2,3,3,3-TETRAFLUOROPROPENE (HFO1234yf)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T131115.20170309

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 302.878K)
T 1436/15 (NOx conversion rate after regeneration/IBIDEN) of 11.5.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 46/24

Application no.

10156879.8

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)
Inventive step - improvement credible (yes)

Application title

Honeycomb filter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T143615.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.605K)
T 0248/16 () of 31.3.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

31.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 13/00
A61K 8/04
A61K 8/11
A61K 8/27
A61K 8/37
A61K 8/73
A61L 9/04
C11D 3/50
D06M 13/00

Application no.

01948261.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Main and auxiliary requests 1 to 7: inventive step (no) - obvious alternative

Application title

FRAGRANCE COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T024816.20170331

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 382.216K)
T 0380/16 () of 12.4.2017

Online on

04.07.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

12.4.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B29C 53/38
B29C 65/40
B65D 35/00

Application no.

07826494.2

Keywords

Requête produite tardivement - recevable (non)
Document produit tardivement - recevable (non)
Nouveauté - suffisance de l'exposé (oui)
Nouveauté - requête subsidiaire (non)

Application title

Procédé et dispositif de soudage intérieur de tubes en matière plastique

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T038016.20170412

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 388.622K)
J 0007/16 () of 28.6.2017

Online on

03.07.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

28.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E05D 11/00
E06B 5/11

Application no.

11812841.2

Keywords

Interruption of proceedings (no)
Re-establishment of rights - time limit for filing notice of appeal
Re-establishment of rights - time limit for filing statement of grounds
Re-establishment of rights - time limit for paying renewal fee
Re-establishment of rights - all due care (yes)

Application title

DEVICE IN FITTINGS FOR WINDOWS AND DOORS FOR PREVENTING BURGLARY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:J000716.20170628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.037K)
J 0011/16 () of 22.3.2017

Online on

03.07.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

22.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47C 27/18
A47C 7/14
A47C 27/08
A47C 4/54
B60N 2/70

Application no.

10743328.6

Keywords

Retraction of withdrawal (no)

Application title

PNEUMATIC SEAT CUSHION SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:J001116.20170322

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 261.541K)
T 0632/12 (LDPC code parity-check matrix/GOOGLE TECHNOLOGY HOLDINGS) of 7.6.2017

Online on

03.07.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

7.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/11

Application no.

05778444.9

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Amendments - first auxiliary request
Amendments - undisclosed disclaimer
Amendments - admitted (no)

Application title

Method and apparatus for encoding and decoding data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T063212.20170607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 412.086K)
T 0064/13 () of 17.5.2017

Online on

03.07.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

17.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F03D 11/00

Application no.

02801864.6

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (ja)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (nein)
Beweismittel - Beweiswürdigung
Beweismittel - ausreichende Beweiskraft (ja)

Application title

WINDENERGIEANLAGE MIT IM TURM VORMONTIERTEM STROMLEITUNGSMITTEL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T006413.20170517

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 504.244K)
T 1449/13 () of 29.5.2017

Online on

03.07.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

29.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 75/58
B65D 77/04
B65D 83/08

Application no.

07735156.7

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Auxiliary request - admitted (yes)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

PACKAGE FOR FOLDED ABSORBENT ARTICLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T144913.20170529

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.955K)
T 1864/13 (PROCESS FOR PREPARING DIAMINODIPHENYLMETHANES / HUNTSMAN) of 5.5.2017

Online on

03.07.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

5.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 209/78

Application no.

06807765.0

Keywords

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

Application title

PROCESS FOR PREPARING DIAMINODIPHENYLMETHANES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T186413.20170505

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 339.510K)
T 1448/15 () of 10.5.2017

Online on

03.07.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 17/00
F16L 55/02

Application no.

09765464.4

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Neuheit - Hilfsanträge 1 bis 3 (nein)
Änderungen - Hilfsantrag 4
Änderungen - Zwischenverallgemeinerung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 4a (ja)

Application title

GERÄUSCHDÄMPFER FÜR DRUCKLUFTSYSTEME VON FAHRZEUGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T144815.20170510

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 367.563K)
T 1796/15 () of 21.3.2017

Online on

03.07.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

21.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 29/26
G01B 17/02

Application no.

03740766.5

Keywords

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step in view of documents D2 and D13
Inventive step - main request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

A METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ULTRASONICALLY INSPECTING THE INTEGRITY OF A TUBULAR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T179615.20170321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 562.245K)

June 2017

J 0009/16 () of 21.11.2016

Online on

30.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

21.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/06

Application no.

13157648.0

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - exceptional circumstances (no)
Re-establishment of rights - independent cross-check (no)
Re-establishment of rights - all due care (no)

Application title

System and method for data stream fragmentation with scalability

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J000916.20161121

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 478.288K)
T 0676/12 () of 27.6.2017

Online on

30.06.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

27.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01H 33/66

Application no.

97105730.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Ein- oder mehrphasiger Vakuumschalter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T067612.20170627

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 254.375K)
T 1309/12 () of 28.3.2017

Online on

30.06.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

28.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A44B 18/00

Application no.

01918649.3

Keywords

Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Late-filed evidence - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

HOOK AND LOOP FASTENING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T130912.20170328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.735K)
T 0821/13 () of 23.5.2017

Online on

30.06.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

23.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23C 5/24

Application no.

05711076.9

Keywords

Extent of opposition
Novelty
Inventive step

Application title

SLOT MILLING CUTTER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T082113.20170523

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 499.023K)
T 2341/13 (Interleaver/SAMSUNG) of 31.5.2017

Online on

30.06.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

31.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 1/00

Application no.

99960006.7

Keywords

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

Application title

Interleaving/deinterleaving device and method for communication system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T234113.20170531

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.011K)
T 0075/14 (Disclaimer -requirements of G0001/03 (no)) of 30.3.2017

Online on

30.06.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

30.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F23Q 2/16

Application no.

01978742.3

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

CHILD RESISTANT GAS LIGHTERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T007514.20170330

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.242K)
T 0618/14 () of 21.3.2017

Online on

30.06.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

21.3.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A43B 5/04
A43B 23/02

Application no.

05000866.3

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)
Admission dans la procédure des requêtes subsidiaires - (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance - (non)
Motifs d'opposition - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui)
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui)

Application title

Chaussure dont la tige comporte au moins une pièce collée

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T061814.20170321

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 458.916K)
T 0721/14 () of 9.6.2017

Online on

30.06.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

9.6.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G01N 15/02
B07B 1/22

Application no.

06764606.7

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

DISPOSITIF DE CARACTERISATION DE LA GRANULOMETRIE DE POUDRES ET SES UTILISATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T072114.20170609

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 335.402K)
T 0991/16 () of 22.6.2017

Online on

30.06.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

22.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/33
A61K 8/34
A61K 8/35
A61K 8/37
A61K 8/49
A61Q 15/00

Application no.

12177206.5

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Divisional application - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Olfactory adaption and cross-adapting agents to reduce the perception of body odors

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T099116.20170622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 262.711K)
G 0002/83 () of 5.12.1984

Online on

29.06.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

5.12.1984

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1984:G000283.19841205

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 829.023K)
G 0003/83 () of 5.12.1984

Online on

29.06.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

5.12.1984

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1984:G000383.19841205

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 794.659K)
G 0004/83 () of 5.12.1984

Online on

29.06.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

5.12.1984

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1984:G000483.19841205

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 788.548K)
G 0007/83 () of 5.12.1984

Online on

29.06.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

5.12.1984

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1984:G000783.19841205

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 771.194K)
T 0652/12 (Treatment for systemic onset juvenile idiopathic arthritis/CHUGAI) of 8.12.2016

Online on

28.06.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/28
A61K 45/00
A61K 39/395
A61P 19/02

Application no.

08010046.4

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)

Application title

Remedies for juvenile chronic arthritis and related diseases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T065212.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.144K)
T 0790/12 (Treatment for systemic onset juvenile idiopathic arthritis/CHUGAI) of 8.12.2016

Online on

28.06.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/28
A61K 45/00
A61K 39/395
A61P 19/02

Application no.

02708772.5

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)

Application title

Remedies for Infant Chronic Arthritis-Related Diseases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T079012.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.145K)
T 1589/12 (Lawsonia intracellularis/BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM VETMEDICA) of 14.2.2017

Online on

28.06.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

14.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/02
C12N 1/20

Application no.

04778282.6

Keywords

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

Lawsonia intracellularis of European origin and vaccines, diagnostic agents and methods of use thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T158912.20170214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.361K)
T 2037/12 (Druckbegrenzungsventil/POLYTEC) of 18.5.2017

Online on

28.06.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

18.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05D 16/06
F01M 13/00
F01M 13/02

Application no.

06007470.5

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Druckbegrenzungsventil, vozugsweise [sic] zur Regelung des Druckes im Kurbelgehäuse eines Verbrennungsmotors

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T203712.20170518

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 318.812K)
T 0261/13 () of 15.3.2017

Online on

28.06.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

15.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/14
C08F 6/00
C08F 6/24

Application no.

03754705.6

Keywords

Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Novelty - unambiguous disclosure (no)
Inventive step (no)
Inventive step - obvious modification
Inventive step - all requests

Application title

PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR SEPARATING DILUENT FROM POLYMER SOLIDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T026113.20170315

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 607.155K)
T 0490/14 () of 28.4.2017

Online on

28.06.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

28.4.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/32
H01G 4/30
H01B 3/44

Application no.

06119894.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein, alle Anträge)

Application title

Biaxial orientierte Elektroisolierfolie

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T049014.20170428

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 401.896K)
T 1091/16 () of 22.6.2017

Online on

28.06.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 83/04

Application no.

09782383.5

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (Hauptantrag: ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (Hilfsantrag: ja)

Application title

SILICONELASTOMERE MIT VERBESSERTER EINREISSFESTIGKEIT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T109116.20170622

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 328.944K)
T 2476/16 (Oligosaccharide aus Tiermilch/NUTRICIA) of 2.6.2017

Online on

28.06.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

2.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07H 3/06

Application no.

00983244.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerdebegründung (nicht eingelegt)

Application title

OLIGOSACCHARIDMISCHUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T247616.20170602

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 225.837K)
T 1571/11 () of 26.1.2017

Online on

27.06.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01F 1/00
G01F 23/00
G01F 23/296
B65D 90/48
B67D 5/14
B67D 5/30

Application no.

01106071.2

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Durchflussmessung mittels Ermittlung einer Füllstandsänderung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T157111.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 666.232K)
T 0945/12 (Memory device with prefetch modes/RAMBUS) of 22.6.2017

Online on

27.06.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

22.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11C 7/10

Application no.

07758147.8

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Amendments - intermediate generalisation
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - auxiliary requests (yes)

Application title

Memory device with mode-selectable prefetch and clock-to-core timing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T094512.20170622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 562.826K)
T 1061/12 () of 24.4.2017

Online on

27.06.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.4.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F01N 3/035
F01N 3/023
B01D 46/00
B01D 53/94
B01D 46/24

Application no.

06300828.8

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

Ligne d'échappement et de purification des gaz d'échappement d'un moteur de véhicule automobile et véhicule comportant une telle ligne

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T106112.20170424

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 468.603K)
T 2484/13 () of 16.5.2017

Online on

27.06.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

16.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 6/06

Application no.

07726065.1

Keywords

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

Application title

MATERIAL UND ROHLING FÜR ZAHNERSATZ

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T248413.20170516

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 465.067K)
T 1472/15 () of 14.6.2017

Online on

27.06.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

14.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02M 31/125
F02M 37/22
B01D 27/06
B01D 29/60
B01D 35/18

Application no.

12180355.5

Keywords

Änderung Anspruch 1-Hauptantrag - zulässig (nein)
Änderungen Anspruch 1-8
Änderungen - Hilfsantrag
Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die Prüfungsabteilung

Application title

Filterelement und Kraftstofffilter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T147215.20170614

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 265.901K)
T 0725/11 (Combination Antiviral Therapy/GILEAD) of 13.3.2017

Online on

26.06.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

13.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/675
A61K 31/513
A61P 31/18

Application no.

04701819.7

Keywords

-

Application title

COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR COMBINATION ANTIVIRAL THERAPY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T072511.20170313

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 449.909K)
T 2568/11 (Automated intelligent electronic advertising/BOOKSTAFF) of 19.6.2017

Online on

26.06.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

19.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

05764461.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATED INTELLIGENT ELECTRONIC ADVERTISING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T256811.20170619

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.556K)
T 0666/13 () of 20.6.2017

Online on

26.06.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A63G 7/00

Application no.

07112200.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Fahrgeschäft

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T066613.20170620

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 357.324K)
T 0226/14 () of 7.4.2017

Online on

26.06.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

7.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23C 9/142
A01J 11/04

Application no.

05746631.0

Keywords

Main request : novelty (no)
Auxiliary request VIA : amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Auxiliary request VIA : inventive step (yes)

Application title

A METHOD IN THE PROTEIN FRACTIONATION OF SKIM MILK BY MEANS OF MICROFILTRATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T022614.20170407

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 452.280K)
T 2072/14 () of 23.5.2017

Online on

26.06.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

23.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
A61K 47/02
A61K 47/10
A61K 47/26

Application no.

07842914.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Request filed with the grounds of appeal- request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (no)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Late-filed argument - admitted (no)

Application title

SELF PRESERVED AQUEOUS PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T207214.20170523

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 455.821K)
T 1855/15 () of 16.5.2017

Online on

26.06.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

16.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08B 11/20
C08B 1/00
C08B 1/02

Application no.

00911740.9

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (main request and auxiliary request 1: no; auxiliary request 2: yes)
Late-filed request - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

MICROFIBRILLAR CELLULOSE DERIVATIZED TO COMPRISE ANIONIC CHARGES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T185515.20170516

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.867K)
T 1089/16 () of 7.6.2017

Online on

26.06.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 95/00
C09D 195/00
E01C 19/10

Application no.

09174089.4

Keywords

Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)

Application title

Method for producing bituminous compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T108916.20170607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.187K)
T 0013/17 () of 21.6.2017

Online on

26.06.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

21.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01D 17/16
F01D 5/14

Application no.

04797934.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

VARIABLE NOZZLE TURBOCHARGER HAVING CAMBERED VANES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T001317.20170621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.844K)
T 1203/12 () of 9.5.2017

Online on

23.06.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

9.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/08

Application no.

03754619.9

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

LED-BASED MODULAR LAMP

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T120312.20170509

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.826K)
T 1324/12 () of 26.4.2017

Online on

23.06.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

26.4.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01F 15/08

Application no.

07103032.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Steuereinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T132412.20170426

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 398.046K)
T 2291/12 () of 21.6.2017

Online on

23.06.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07F 7/10
G06F 1/00

Application no.

99924992.3

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

ZUGRIFFSGESCHÜTZTER DATENTRÄGER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T229112.20170621

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 324.106K)
T 1678/13 () of 6.12.2016

Online on

23.06.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 1/04
C09D 11/10
C09D 11/00
B29D 11/00
G02C 7/04

Application no.

05731571.5

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Experimental report not admitted before the opposition division and resubmitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

COLORED INK FOR PAD TRANSFER PRINTING OF SILICONE HYDROGEL LENSES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T167813.20161206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 838.291K)
T 2144/14 () of 7.6.2017

Online on

23.06.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 89/00
G06F 11/34

Application no.

02765808.7

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Claims - support in the description (yes)

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RAPIDLY LOCATING HISTORICAL PERFORMANCE DATA

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T214414.20170607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.191K)
T 0751/16 () of 6.3.2017

Online on

23.06.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60Q 3/04
B60K 37/00

Application no.

05017320.2

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed submissions - (not admitted)
Obligation to raise objections - objection dismissed

Application title

Vehicle interior illumination structure

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T075116.20170306

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.672K)
T 0464/12 () of 4.5.2017

Online on

22.06.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

4.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 5/18
B42D 15/00

Application no.

05820561.8

Keywords

Änderungen - Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

GITTERBILD ZUR DARSTELLUNG VON ECHTFARBBILDERN UND VERFAHREN ZU SEINER HERSTELLUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T046412.20170504

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 502.559K)
T 0592/13 (Disambiguation and prediction routines for reduced keyboard/ … of 11.5.2017

Online on

22.06.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/023

Application no.

07115472.8

Keywords

Remittal to the department of first instance - special reasons for not remitting the case
Inventive step - auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Handheld electronic device and associated method providing disambiguation of an ambiguous object during editing and selectively providing prediction of future characters

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T059213.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 298.936K)
T 1175/13 () of 1.6.2017

Online on

22.06.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

1.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/494

Application no.

02775634.5

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)
Remittal (no)

Application title

AN ABSORBENT ARTICLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T117513.20170601

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.469K)
R 0001/16 (Antrag auf Überprüfung) of 22.5.2017

Online on

21.06.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

22.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 63/78
C08G 63/80
C08G 63/88
B65D 1/02

Application no.

04739284.0

Keywords

Antrag auf Überprüfung (soweit nicht offensichtlich unzulässig, offensichtlich unbegründet)
Verstoß gegen Art. 112a(2)c) (nein)
Zulässige Rüge eines angeblichen Verstoßes gegen Art. 6(1) EMRK im Verfahren nach Art. 112a EPÜ (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON HOCHKONDENSIERTEM POLYESTERGRANULAT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:R000116.20170522

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.762K)
T 0007/13 () of 5.4.2017

Online on

21.06.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 75/20
C08G 75/23
C08L 81/06

Application no.

05718340.2

Keywords

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

Application title

AN IMPROVED PROCESS OF PREPARATION OF BLOCK COPOLYMERS AND THE BLOCK COPOLYMERS PREPARED THEREFROM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T000713.20170405

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 523.288K)
T 1903/13 () of 27.4.2017

Online on

21.06.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01M 13/04
G01P 3/44

Application no.

01128644.0

Keywords

Admissibility of diverging auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Rolling bearing apparatus with sensor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T190313.20170427

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 532.549K)
T 0597/14 () of 11.5.2017

Online on

21.06.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/327
C12Q 1/00

Application no.

02018986.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes) - after amendment

Application title

Biosensor with a bar code

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T059714.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.811K)
T 0161/17 (Dampfreformierung/ILW) of 16.6.2017

Online on

21.06.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C10J 3/00
C10J 3/10
C10K 3/00

Application no.

06011709.0

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - (ja)
Rechtskraft der Entscheidung der Einspruchsabteilung über Kostenverteilung (ja)
Entscheidung über Kostenverteilung mit Beschwerde gegen Kostenfestsetzung anfechtbar (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR DAMPFREFORMIERUNG VON BIOMASSE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T016117.20170616

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 325.450K)
T 0864/13 () of 3.5.2017

Online on

20.06.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

3.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 8/22
C08F 214/26

Application no.

02786022.0

Keywords

Document submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal - not hold inadmissible
Sufficiency of disclosure (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - all requests

Application title

MOLDING MATERIAL FOR OZONE-RESISTANT ARTICLES AND OZONE-RESISTANT INJECTION-MOLDED ARTICLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T086413.20170503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 413.309K)
T 1089/13 (Encrypting a multicast message/NOKIA) of 13.6.2017

Online on

20.06.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

13.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/06
H04Q 7/38
H04L 9/08

Application no.

02745702.7

Keywords

Added subject-matter (yes)
Clarity (no)

Application title

CIPHERING AS A PART OF THE MULTICAST CONCEPT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T108913.20170613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 270.582K)
T 1735/13 () of 16.5.2017

Online on

20.06.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

16.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 17/00
G08C 17/02
G01L 1/16
G01L 1/22
G01L 3/10

Application no.

02027798.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Überwachen von Werkzeugen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T173513.20170516

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 288.297K)
T 2114/13 (Stable polymorphic form of febuxostat/TEIJIN) of 12.10.2016

Online on

20.06.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

12.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 277/56
A61K 31/426
A61P 19/06

Application no.

08005934.8

Keywords

Observations by third parties - relevant (no)
Inventive step - unexpected improvement shown
Inventive step - reasonable expectation of success (no)

Application title

Polymorph of 2-(3-cyano-4-isobutyloxyphenyl)-4-methyl-5-thiazolecarboxylic acid and method of producing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T211413.20161012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.596K)
T 0117/14 (Laser-Durchstrahlschweißen/HYDAC) of 8.6.2017

Online on

20.06.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 29/11
B01D 29/21

Application no.

07856395.4

Keywords

-

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM HERSTELLEN EINES FILTERELEMENTES UND NACH DEM VERFAHREN HERGESTELLTES FILTERELEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T011714.20170608

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 288.852K)
T 1739/14 () of 9.5.2017

Online on

20.06.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16B 19/02
F01D 25/24
F01D 9/02
F16B 12/20

Application no.

07425193.5

Keywords

Added subject-matter (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

A maintenance method of a plurality of gas turbine units

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T173914.20170509

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.094K)
T 1852/16 () of 14.6.2017

Online on

20.06.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

14.6.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 7/20

Application no.

05747530.3

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)

Application title

CABRIOLETVORRICHTUNG FÜR EIN FAHRZEUG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T185216.20170614

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 273.705K)
J 0007/90 (Berichtigung der Benennung) of 8.8.1991

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.8.1991

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

88305201.1

Keywords

Berichtigung von Benennungen
Zeitgrenze für Berichtigungen
Rechtsprobleme und Entwicklungsmöglichkeiten des Benennungssystems

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1991:J000790.19910808

Distribution

Decision

PDF nicht verfügbar
J 0007/90 (Correction of designation) of 8.8.1991

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.8.1991

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

88305201.1

Keywords

Designations - correction of
Time limitation for corrections
Designation system: legal problems and potential development

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1991:J000790.19910808

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 714.796K)
J 0007/90 (Correction of designation) of 8.8.1991

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.8.1991

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

88305201.1

Keywords

Designations - correction of
Time limitation for corrections
Designation system: legal problems and potential development

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1991:J000790.19910808

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 714.796K)
J 0007/90 (Correction de la désignation) of 8.8.1991

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.8.1991

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

88305201.1

Keywords

"Désignations - corrections de
Limitation de temps pour une rectification
Système de la désignation : problèmes de droit et possibilités de développement

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1991:J000790.19910808

Distribution

Decision

PDF pas disponible
J 0027/90 (Wiedereinsetzung) of 7.11.1991

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

7.11.1991

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F41F 3/04

Application no.

86114479.8

Keywords

Wiedereinsetzung in den vorigen Stand - Zulässigkeit
Zugelassener Vertreter
Entrichtung von Jahresgebühren durch Drittfirma
Wegfall des Hindernisses

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1991:J002790.19911107

Distribution

Decision

PDF nicht verfügbar
J 0027/90 (Restitutio) of 7.11.1991

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

7.11.1991

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F41F 3/04

Application no.

86114479.8

Keywords

Restitutio - admissibility
Professional representative
External renewal fee payment agency
Removal of the cause of non-compliance

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1991:J002790.19911107

Distribution

Decision

No PDF available
J 0027/90 (Restitutio) of 7.11.1991

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

7.11.1991

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F41F 3/04

Application no.

86114479.8

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - admissibility
Professional representative
External renewal fee payment agency
Removal of the cause of non-compliance

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1991:J002790.19911107

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 682.685K)
J 0027/90 (Restitutio) of 7.11.1991

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

7.11.1991

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F41F 3/04

Application no.

86114479.8

Keywords

Restitutio in integrum - recevabilité
Mandataire agréé
Agence externe pour le paiement des taxes annuelles
Cessation de l'empêchement

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1991:J002790.19911107

Distribution

Decision

PDF pas disponible
J 0001/91 (Unlawful applicant) of 25.8.1994

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.8.1994

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A62B 35/04

Application no.

-

Keywords

Party other than applicant entitled to patent
Filing of new application by lawful applicant

Application title

Bypassing double action rope grip

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1994:J000191.19940825

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 473.287K)
J 0009/91 (Correction / Priority declaration) of 1.12.1992

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

1.12.1992

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47F 5/12

Application no.

88908075.0

Keywords

Euro-PCT applications - form and content - national requirement
Correction of errors/omissions
Priority declaration
Special evidence of mistake normally not needed

Application title

Adjustable desk top assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1992:J000991.19921201

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 444.456K)
T 2224/12 () of 8.5.2017

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

8.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H03K 17/975

Application no.

08001571.2

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Sensorelement für einen Berührungsschalter, Herstellungsverfahren und Berührungsschaltereinrichtung mit solchen Sensorelementen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T222412.20170508

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 307.632K)
T 1229/13 () of 10.5.2017

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

10.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/48
G02B 1/04

Application no.

99919853.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Method for photopolymerizing a monomer mixture to form a lens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T122913.20170510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 365.074K)
T 1265/14 (Licence exchange/THOMSON) of 7.6.2017

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

7.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00

Application no.

08761345.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

METHOD AND DEVICE FOR EXCHANGING DIGITAL CONTENT LICENCES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T126514.20170607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.404K)
T 2718/16 (Sample preparation/GENEOHM) of 13.6.2017

Online on

19.06.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

13.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

03767351.4

Keywords

Missing statement of grounds of appeal
Appeal inadmissible (yes)

Application title

Methods to verify the efficiency of sample preparation and nucleic acid amplification and/or detection

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T271816.20170613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 225.058K)
T 0894/10 (Adding workflow items / FMR LLC) of 13.5.2016

Online on

16.06.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.5.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

97954193.5

Keywords

Inventive step - rules for adding items to a workflow (no
Inventive step - not technical)

Application title

COMPUTER EXECUTABLE WORKFLOW CONTROL SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T089410.20160513

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 272.063K)
T 0513/11 (Deleting workflow items / FMR LLC) of 13.5.2016

Online on

16.06.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.5.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

97954682.7

Keywords

Inventive step - rules for deleting workflow items (no
Inventive step - not technical)
Inventive step - rules for deleting workflow items (no
Inventive step - not inventive)

Application title

COMPUTER EXECUTABLE WORKFLOW RESOURCE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T051311.20160513

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 272.576K)
T 0535/12 () of 9.5.2017

Online on

16.06.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 7/00
G07D 11/00

Application no.

02017928.9

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Bank note evaluation apparatus and bank note evaluation result data processing method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T053512.20170509

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.809K)
T 1380/13 (Mobile platforms/ERICSSON) of 8.5.2017

Online on

16.06.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

8.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 88/06

Application no.

07025054.3

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

Technique for providing network access via multiple mobile platforms

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T138013.20170508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 276.900K)
T 1840/14 () of 18.5.2017

Online on

16.06.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

18.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23D 35/00
B29D 30/46
B26B 21/22
B26B 21/40
B26B 21/42

Application no.

05724686.0

Keywords

Amendments
Novelty
Inventive step

Application title

SHAVING RAZORS AND OTHER HAIR CUTTING ASSEMBLIES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T184014.20170518

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.369K)
W 0001/80 () of 15.4.1981

Online on

16.06.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

15.4.1981

Proc. language

FR

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Unité d'invention

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1981:W000180.19810415

Distribution

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 190.476K)
T 0727/10 (Meganucleases/CELLECTIS) of 3.4.2017

Online on

14.06.2017

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

3.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/22
C12N 15/55
C12N 15/10
C12N 15/62
A61K 48/00

Application no.

03744485.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

HYBRID AND SINGLE CHAIN MEGANUCLEASES AND USE THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T072710.20170403

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 411.804K)
T 2038/12 () of 2.3.2017

Online on

14.06.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B21B 13/00

Application no.

04717667.2

Keywords

Preuve produite tardivement - recevable (non)
Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

PROCEDE DE CHANGEMENT DE CONFIGURATION D'UN LAMINOIR ET LAMINOIR PERFECTIONNE POUR LA MISE EN OEUVRE DU PROCEDE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T203812.20170302

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 405.245K)
T 0059/13 () of 28.4.2017

Online on

14.06.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F03D 1/06

Application no.

01948133.2

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious combination of known features
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

BLADE OF A WIND TURBINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T005913.20170428

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 732.861K)
T 1498/13 (Application launcher/BLACKBERRY) of 27.4.2017

Online on

14.06.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

27.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 9/00
G06F 21/22
H04L 12/24
H04Q 7/32
H04Q 7/38
H04L 12/28

Application no.

07815990.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes, after amendment)

Application title

A method and apparatus to control the use of applications on handheld devices based on network service

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T149813.20170427

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.069K)
T 0754/11 (RNA interference, 3' overhang 19-23 nt dsRNA/MAX-PLANCK-GzFdW, … of 15.2.2017

Online on

13.06.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

01985833.1

Keywords

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

RNA INTERFERENCE MEDIATING SMALL RNA MOLECULES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T075411.20170215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 657.270K)
T 0047/12 (Protein complex formation/FRAUNHOFER GESELLSCHAFT) of 4.5.2017

Online on

13.06.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

4.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/62
C12N 15/09

Application no.

04017077.1

Keywords

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

Complex formation for the stabilisation and purification of proteins of interest

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T004712.20170504

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 414.319K)
T 1774/12 () of 11.5.2017

Online on

13.06.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/107

Application no.

04822037.0

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request and auxiliary request I (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - auxiliary request II (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (no)

Application title

PLANAR AVALANCHE PHOTODIODE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T177412.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.987K)
T 1983/12 () of 18.5.2017

Online on

12.06.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

18.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/02
G02B 21/24
G02B 27/00
G02B 21/33

Application no.

07801320.8

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

IMMERSIONSOBJEKTIV, VORRICHTUNG ZUM AUSBILDEN EINES IMMERSIONSFILMES UND VERFAHREN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T198312.20170518

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 298.087K)
T 1935/13 () of 27.4.2017

Online on

12.06.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

27.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 33/10
F16C 5/00

Application no.

04733545.0

Keywords

Novelty
Inventive step
Amendments
Sufficiency of disclosure

Application title

CROSSHEAD BEARING FOR A LARGE TWO-STROKE DIESEL ENGINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T193513.20170427

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 775.388K)
T 2331/13 (Procédé de mise en forme semi-permanente des cheveux/L'Oréal) of 23.3.2017

Online on

12.06.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

23.3.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61Q 5/04
A61Q 5/06
A61K 8/362
A61K 8/81

Application no.

06300410.5

Keywords

Requête principale - Nouveauté et activité inventive (oui)

Application title

Procédé de mise en forme semi-permanente des cheveux

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T233113.20170323

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 337.838K)
T 0440/14 () of 10.5.2017

Online on

12.06.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

10.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 15/00
A61K 8/28
A61K 8/92

Application no.

08728140.8

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

ANTIPERSPIRANT/DEODORANT COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T044014.20170510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.181K)
T 0532/14 (Composition cosmétique comprenant un tensioactif cationique,un corps … of 6.4.2017

Online on

12.06.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

6.4.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/49
A61K 8/41
A61K 8/92
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

06122117.2

Keywords

Requête principale - Recevable (oui)
Essais comparatifs - Recevables (oui)
Requête principale - Nouveauté et activité inventive (oui)

Application title

Composition cosmétique comprenant un tensioactif cationique,un corps gras liquide et un ester de sorbitan

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T053214.20170406

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 362.812K)
T 0712/15 () of 19.5.2017

Online on

12.06.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60N 2/58
B60R 21/01

Application no.

06793331.7

Keywords

Clarity (NO)

Application title

SEAT FOAM WITH SENSOR MAT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T071215.20170519

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 678.896K)
G 0003/14 () of 24.3.2015

Online on

09.06.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

24.3.2015

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/78
B29C 33/40
B28B 1/00

Application no.

05851833.3

Keywords

Vom Patentinhaber im Einspruchsverfahren vor dem EPA vorgenommene Änderungen
Müssen im Einspruchsverfahren geänderte Ansprüche den Erfordernissen des Artikels 84 EPÜ genügen?"
Bedeutung des Begriffs "Änderungen" in der Entscheidung G 9/91
Bedeutung des Begriffs "Änderungen" in Artikel 101 (3) EPÜ
Ist die Kombination erteilter Ansprüche eine Änderung?
Allgemeiner Zweck des Artikels 101 (3) EPÜ und der Erfordernisse des Artikels 84 EPÜ im Falle einer Anspruchsänderung
Zweck des Artikels 101 (3) EPÜ und der Erfordernisse des Artikels 84 EPÜ im Falle einer Anspruchsänderung, die die Übernahme von Elementen aus abhängigen Ansprüchen in der erteilten Fassung in einen erteilten unabhängigen Anspruch umfasst
Zweck des Artikels 101 (3) EPÜ und der Erfordernisse des Artikels 84 EPÜ im Falle einer Anspruchsänderung, die die Übernahme von vollständigen abhängigen Ansprüchen in der erteilten Fassung in einen erteilten unabhängigen Anspruch umfasst

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2015:G000314.20150324

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 146.061K)
G 0003/14 () of 24.3.2015

Online on

09.06.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

24.3.2015

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/78
B29C 33/40
B28B 1/00

Application no.

05851833.3

Keywords

Amendments to claims made by proprietor during the opposition proceedings before the EPO
Whether claims as amended during opposition proceedings required to meet requirements of Article 84 EPC
Meaning of the term 'amendments' as used in decision G 9/91
Meaning of the term 'amendments' as used in Article 101(3) EPC
Whether combination of granted claims constitutes an amendment
General ambit of Article 101(3) EPC and the requirements of Article 84 EPC in the case of amended claims
Ambit of Article 101(3) EPC and the requirements of Article 84 EPC in the case of amended claims encompassing insertion of elements of dependent claims as granted into an independent claim as granted
Ambit of Article 101(3) EPC and the requirements of Article 84 EPC in the case of amended claims encompassing insertion of complete dependent claims as granted into an independent claim as granted

Application title

NOVEL ENHANCED COATING FOR PROSTHETIC LINERS PROCESSES, PRODUCTS AND IMPROVED UMBRELLAS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2015:G000314.20150324

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 165.979K)
G 0003/14 () of 24.3.2015

Online on

09.06.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

24.3.2015

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/78
B29C 33/40
B28B 1/00

Application no.

05851833.3

Keywords

Modifications apportées aux revendications par le titulaire du brevet au cours de la procédure d'opposition devant l'OEB
Question de savoir si les revendications telles que modifiées au cours de la procédure d'opposition doivent satisfaire aux exigences de l'article 84 CBE
Signification du terme "modifications" tel qu'utilisé dans la décision G 9/91
Signification du terme "modifications" tel qu'utilisé à l'article 101(3) CBE
Question de savoir si la combinaison de revendications du brevet délivré constitue une modification
Portée générale de l'article 101(3) CBE et des exigences de l'article 84 CBE en cas de revendications modifiées
Portée de l'article 101(3) CBE et des exigences de l'article 84 CBE en cas de revendications modifiées qui englobent l'insertion, dans une revendication indépendante du brevet tel que délivré, d'éléments de revendications dépendantes du brevet tel que délivré
Portée de l'article 101(3) CBE et des exigences de l'article 84 CBE en cas de revendications modifiées qui englobent l'insertion, dans une revendication indépendante du brevet tel que délivré, de revendications dépendantes entières du brevet tel que délivré

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2015:G000314.20150324

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 158.709K)
T 2520/11 () of 18.5.2017

Online on

09.06.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

18.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 7/02
G07F 7/08

Application no.

07100142.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Information communication system, information communication device, information communication method and computer program

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T252011.20170518

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.541K)
T 0584/12 () of 17.5.2017

Online on

09.06.2017

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

04019721.2

Keywords

-

Application title

Full scale video picture with overlaid graphical user interface and reduced image

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T058412.20170517

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.556K)
T 2297/12 () of 2.6.2017

Online on

09.06.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

2.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03H 11/48

Application no.

01300507.9

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

Active inductor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T229712.20170602

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.661K)
T 2456/12 () of 2.6.2017

Online on

09.06.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

2.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08C 17/00

Application no.

05724190.3

Keywords

Novelty - non-prejudicial disclosure
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Process device with improved power generation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T245612.20170602

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 298.321K)
J 0023/86 () of 25.2.1987

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.2.1987

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F03D 7/02

Application no.

82201662.2

Keywords

Inadmissible appeal
Missing statement of grounds

Application title

Device for retaining a directable windmill in the wind direction

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1987:J002386.19870225

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 110.304K)
T 2650/11 () of 7.4.2017

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/00

Application no.

07872094.3

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request (no)

Application title

SPEECH CODING SYSTEM AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T265011.20170407

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 355.557K)
T 0519/12 () of 17.3.2017

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

17.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 19/02
G06K 19/06
G06K 19/077

Application no.

08165790.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Metal-containing transaction card and method of making the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T051912.20170317

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.986K)
T 0592/12 () of 23.3.2017

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01P 15/08
G01P 15/125
B81B 7/00

Application no.

04710048.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)

Application title

CAPACITIVE ACCELERATION SENSOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T059212.20170323

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.549K)
T 0692/12 () of 30.3.2017

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 17/00
B66F 9/065

Application no.

03763963.0

Keywords

Added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (main request : no)
Inventive step (auxiliary request 4 : yes)
Admission of auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

CONTROL SYSTEM FOR A LOAD HANDLING APPARATUS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T069212.20170330

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 437.650K)
T 0728/12 (Distributed transactions/COMPUTER ASSOCIATES THINK) of 11.5.2017

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

11.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

05752104.9

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

System and method for interfacing an application to a distributed transaction coordinator

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T072812.20170511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 280.700K)
T 1144/12 () of 26.4.2017

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

26.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 15/18

Application no.

05749666.3

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MEASURING CURRENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T114412.20170426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 308.036K)
T 1573/12 () of 2.6.2017

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

2.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/18
H01L 31/0224

Application no.

06725454.0

Keywords

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

Application title

PROCESS FOR MANUFACTURING PIECES OF A FOIL HAVING AN INORGANIC COATING OF E. G. TCO

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T157312.20170602

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.419K)
T 2600/12 () of 19.5.2017

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A62B 35/00

Application no.

06733596.8

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)
Late-filed request - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)

Application title

VACUUM ANCHOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T260012.20170519

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 410.312K)
T 0080/15 (Bleach-containing pouch / P&G) of 28.4.2017

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
C11D 3/39

Application no.

07111539.8

Keywords

Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Method of treating laundry

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T008015.20170428

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 428.855K)
T 0186/15 () of 1.12.2016

Online on

08.06.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

1.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/32
A61L 15/42
A61L 15/44

Application no.

09716636.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Scope of the appeal - includes the ground defined in Article 100(a) EPC
Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - main request, first and second auxiliary requests
Third auxiliary request - added subject-matter (no); sufficient disclosure (yes); novelty (yes); inventive step (yes); remittal (yes)

Application title

DEVICE FOR PROMOTION OF HEMOSTASIS AND/OR WOUND HEALING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T018615.20161201

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 478.562K)
T 1135/11 (User authentication/ACTIVCARD) of 9.5.2017

Online on

07.06.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

9.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

01117879.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Flexible method of user authentication

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T113511.20170509

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 325.920K)
T 2465/11 (Data synchronisation/PHILIPS) of 17.2.2017

Online on

07.06.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

17.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05753017.2

Keywords

Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests I and II (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - auxiliary request III (yes)

Application title

Method of data synchronization

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T246511.20170217

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 405.742K)
T 0595/13 (Two-compartment product / Reckitt Benkiser N.V.) of 13.9.2016

Online on

07.06.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 11/00
C11D 3/37
C11D 3/00
C11D 3/39
C11D 17/04
C11D 3/395

Application no.

06794654.1

Keywords

Novelty (Main Request)
Novelty - no
Late-filed requests (1st to 5th Auxiliary Requests)
Late-filed request - not admitted: no convincing justification for not filing such requests in the first instance proceedings despite being given the opportunity

Application title

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION AND USES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T059513.20160913

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.578K)
T 0854/13 (Closed loop location detection system/COGISCAN) of 3.5.2017

Online on

07.06.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

3.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/418

Application no.

04708692.1

Keywords

Clarity (no) - main request and 1st and 2nd auxiliary requests
Added subject-matter (yes) - 3rd and 4th auxiliary requests

Application title

CLOSED LOOP LOCATION DETECTION SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T085413.20170503

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.258K)
T 1823/13 () of 24.5.2017

Online on

07.06.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

24.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24D 5/06
B24D 7/06

Application no.

05808496.3

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

GRINDING WHEEL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T182313.20170524

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 279.618K)
T 2575/16 (Missing statement of grounds/SONY CORPORATION) of 1.6.2017

Online on

07.06.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

1.6.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

10010577.4

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Browser apparatus with address registering and browser system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T257516.20170601

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 227.721K)
T 0802/10 () of 10.5.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 49/00

Application no.

00953328.2

Keywords

Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Container and its production process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T080210.20170510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.068K)
T 2083/10 () of 31.5.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

31.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 51/00
C23C 14/04
C23C 14/12

Application no.

08013129.5

Keywords

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

Application title

INCREASING THE LATERAL RESOLUTION OF ORGANIC VAPOR JET DEPOSITION BY USING A CONFINING GUARD FLOW

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T208310.20170531

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 326.128K)
T 1501/11 () of 7.12.2016

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

7.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29B 9/14

Application no.

02011247.0

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Emission-reduced articles from longfiber reinforced polypropylene

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T150111.20161207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 414.545K)
T 2233/11 () of 15.5.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

15.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/173

Application no.

04811384.9

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

SYSTEM TO PROVIDE SET TOP BOX CONFIGURATION FOR CONTENT ON DEMAND

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T223311.20170515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.090K)
T 2411/11 (MRAM programming margin/HEADWAY TECHNOLOGIES) of 5.4.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

5.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11C 11/16

Application no.

08392002.5

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

MRAM with enhanced programming margin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T241111.20170405

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 383.408K)
T 1424/12 () of 2.3.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/04
A61B 17/68

Application no.

07397017.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - selection of closest prior art
Claims - clarity (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)

Application title

A bone fixation device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T142412.20170302

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 463.060K)
T 2040/12 (Sealing gasket/BSH Hausgeräte) of 4.5.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

4.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05G 25/04
F24C 3/08
H01H 19/06

Application no.

06755196.0

Keywords

Novelty - main and first auxiliary request (no)
Admissibility - second auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Sealing gasket for cooker under-button

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T204012.20170504

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.276K)
T 2589/12 () of 16.11.2016

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 9/12

Application no.

04736111.8

Keywords

Inventive step (no: main request; yes: auxiliary request 3)
Inadmissible extension (yes: auxiliary requests 1 and 2)

Application title

Threaded joint for steel pipes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T258912.20161116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 1.319M)
T 0026/13 () of 2.12.2016

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

2.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 15/32

Application no.

07015098.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Dichtrings

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T002613.20161202

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 428.557K)
T 0697/14 () of 4.4.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23C 9/15
A23C 11/04
A23L 1/305

Application no.

02805966.5

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

INFANT FORMULA COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING INCREASED AMOUNTS OF ALPHA-LACTALBUMIN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T069714.20170404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 435.367K)
T 0753/14 () of 22.3.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

22.3.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B32B 27/34
B32B 1/08
C08K 3/00
F16L 11/04

Application no.

09153913.0

Keywords

Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Structure multicouche en polyamide comprenant une couche stabilisée avec un stabilisant organique et une couche stabilisée avec un stabilisant à base de cuivre

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T075314.20170322

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 464.373K)
T 0959/14 () of 3.5.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

3.5.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 3/54
E04B 2/88

Application no.

09172363.5

Keywords

Neuheit

Application title

Fassade, insbesondere Glasfassade

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T095914.20170503

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 249.749K)
T 1796/14 () of 4.5.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 3/115
C23C 4/12
C23C 14/34
C23C 24/04
H01J 35/10
B22F 1/00

Application no.

09172234.8

Keywords

Inventive step - non-obvious solution

Application title

Method of manufacturing bulk metallic structures with submicron grain sizes and structures made with such method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T179614.20170504

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.229K)
T 2125/15 () of 4.5.2017

Online on

06.06.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

4.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61H 31/00

Application no.

08450087.5

Keywords

Clarity (no)
Added subject-matter (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (no)

Application title

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation sensor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T212515.20170504

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 272.329K)
T 1457/12 () of 5.4.2017

Online on

02.06.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

5.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/142
G06F 19/00

Application no.

01984973.6

Keywords

Added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

PATIENT MEDICATION IV DELIVERY PUMP WITH WIRELESS COMMUNICATION TO A HOSPITAL INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T145712.20170405

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 288.314K)
T 1818/12 (Production of antibodies/UCB PHARMA) of 9.2.2017

Online on

02.06.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

9.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/00
C12N 1/00
B01D 15/00
C12P 21/00

Application no.

05803527.0

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

Process for obtaining antibodies

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T181812.20170209

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 398.340K)
T 1931/12 () of 6.4.2017

Online on

02.06.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 11/24

Application no.

05107642.0

Keywords

Inventive step (main request: no, auxiliary request 5: yes)
Admission of new line of argument (no)
Admission of auxiliary request (auxiliary request 5: yes)

Application title

Tire tread wear indicator and molding device for forming a tread wear indicator

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T193112.20170406

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.470K)
T 1449/14 (Error checking and correction/INTERDIGITAL) of 10.5.2017

Online on

02.06.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

10.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

08747123.1

Keywords

Added subject-matter - (no, after amendment)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)

Application title

Feedback signaling error detection and checking in MIMO wireless communication systems

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T144914.20170510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 283.072K)
T 0936/15 (Injectable vaccine/GLAXOSMITHKLINE) of 31.5.2017

Online on

02.06.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/095
A61K 39/39
C07K 14/22
A61K 39/02
A61K 39/09

Application no.

04706762.4

Keywords

Main request - added subject-matter - (yes)
Auxiliary request 1 - added subject-matter - (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Injectable vaccine against multiple meningococcal serogroups

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T093615.20170531

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.134K)
T 1312/15 () of 28.3.2017

Online on

02.06.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

28.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 31/10
A61L 31/16

Application no.

08831224.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

MEDICAL DEVICES HAVING BIOERODABLE LAYERS FOR THE RELEASE OF THERAPEUTIC AGENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T131215.20170328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 279.268K)
T 1450/15 (Enlarging web-page boxes/APPLE) of 16.5.2017

Online on

02.06.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

16.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048

Application no.

12169786.6

Keywords

Added subject-matter - (no, after amendments)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)

Application title

Portable electronic device, method and graphical user interface for displaying structured electronic documents

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T145015.20170516

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 279.003K)
T 2175/16 () of 30.5.2017

Online on

02.06.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

30.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 1/24
C07C 15/46

Application no.

10709097.9

Keywords

Remittal to the department of first instance - fundamental deficiency in first instance proceedings (yes)

Application title

DEHYDRATION OF 1-PHENYL ETHANOL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T217516.20170530

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 247.610K)
T 0988/11 () of 8.3.2017

Online on

01.06.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

8.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65H 31/00

Application no.

01810394.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs
Änderungen - Hilfsanträge 1 und 3 bis 13 (ja)
Spät am Ende der mündlichen Verhandlung vor der Beschwerde- kammer eingereichter Hilfsantrag 2 - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Einrichtung zur Verarbeitung von einer Stapelvorrichtung zugeführten Druckerzeugnissen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T098811.20170308

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 420.899K)
T 1777/12 (Metabolic disorders/AMYLIN PHARMACEUTICALS) of 2.6.2016

Online on

01.06.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

2.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/22
A61P 3/04
A61P 3/06
A61P 3/12
A61P 9/00

Application no.

01991093.4

Keywords

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

Peptide PYY[3-36] for treatment of metabolic disorders

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T177712.20160602

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 484.266K)
T 2123/12 () of 17.5.2017

Online on

01.06.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.5.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B31F 1/07

Application no.

06723517.6

Keywords

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

Application title

Method for producing a multi-ply paper product, tissue paper product and apparatus for producing a multi-ply paper product

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T212312.20170517

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.231K)
T 1009/13 (Creating web pages associated with active telephone calls/AVAYA) of 25.4.2017

Online on

01.06.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/08
H04M 3/51

Application no.

08014903.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - main request
Clarity - (no) - auxiliary requests

Application title

Method and apparatus for creating secure write-enabled web pages that are associated with active telephone calls

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T100913.20170425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.023K)
T 1288/13 (Passive NFC activation of wireless communication/SONY) of 31.3.2017

Online on

01.06.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

31.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 5/02

Application no.

06765501.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Passive NFC activation of short distance wireless communication

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T128813.20170331

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 412.521K)
T 1918/13 () of 24.11.2016

Online on

01.06.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41C 1/04

Application no.

99948896.8

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit nach Änderung (ja)
Patentansprüche - Knappheit (ja)
Patentansprüche - Stützung durch die Beschreibung (ja)
Änderung veranlasst durch Einspruchsgrund (ja)
Anpassung der Beschreibung - zulässig (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (nein)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel - Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (nein)

Application title

Stichtiefdruckverfahren zum Drucken von aneinander grenzenden Farbflächen unterschiedlicher Farbschichtdicke sowie Daten­träger, Druckplatte und Verfahren zum Herstellen einer Druck­platte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T191813.20161124

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 644.565K)

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