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.

January 2017

T 1379/11 (Audit trail/SAP) of 25.10.2016

Online on

23.01.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

25.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

06290710.0

Keywords

Inventive step (no)
Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Inventive step - closest prior art

Application title

Systems and methods for providing an interaction between a status management service and an audit trail service

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T137911.20161025

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.025K)
T 1195/12 () of 11.11.2016

Online on

23.01.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

11.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A21B 3/04
A21D 15/02
A21D 15/06

Application no.

08152853.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed auxiliary request V - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes) - admitted (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request VI - admitted (yes)

Application title

Device and method for preparing bread

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T119512.20161111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.148K)
T 1828/15 (User interface/LUNDIA) of 18.1.2017

Online on

23.01.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

18.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00
A61M 1/16

Application no.

06710311.9

Keywords

Revocation of the patent upon proprietor's request

Application title

Medical apparatus with improved user interface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T182815.20170118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 249.475K)
T 0772/16 () of 5.12.2016

Online on

23.01.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

5.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05F 5/00

Application no.

10013975.7

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (ja)
Rechtliches Gehör - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

Application title

Einrichtung zum Dämpfen der Relativbewegung bewegter Vorrichtungsteile, insbesondere von Schiebetüren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T077216.20161205

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 290.569K)
T 1630/11 (Modelling a multiprocessor system/THE MATHWORKS) of 13.1.2017

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

13.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

06771710.8

Keywords

Technical purpose of simulation adequately defined - (no)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

MODELING OF A MULTIPROCESSOR SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163011.20170113

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.472K)
T 0927/12 () of 5.10.2016

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

5.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01R 13/514
H01R 13/518
H01R 13/506

Application no.

04030765.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Anschlusssystem zum Anschluss elektrischer Leiter an ein elektrisches Gerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T092712.20161005

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 289.119K)
T 1028/12 () of 6.12.2016

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02J 3/01
H02J 3/18

Application no.

00960619.5

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Blindleistungsregelung sowie Vorrichtung zur Erzeugung elektrischer Energie in einem elektrischen Netz

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T102812.20161206

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 275.600K)
T 1134/12 () of 26.10.2016

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

26.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H05B 3/50
H05B 3/12
B60H 1/22

Application no.

04767225.8

Keywords

Nouveauté - requête principale (non)

Application title

DISPOSITIF DE CHAUFFAGE ELECTRIQUE, NOTAMMENT POUR UN VEHICULE AUTOMOBILE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T113412.20161026

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 262.452K)
T 1549/12 () of 15.11.2016

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 21/36
G06T 3/40
H04N 7/18

Application no.

99307555.5

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - first auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Microscopy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T154912.20161115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 417.709K)
T 0313/13 (SMALL FORM-FACTOR KEYPAD FOR MOBILE COMPUTING DEVICES/QUALCOMM) of 15.12.2016

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/02

Application no.

06737762.2

Keywords

Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - first to fourth auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step - fifth auxiliary request (no)

Application title

SMALL FORM-FACTOR KEYPAD FOR MOBILE COMPUTING DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T031313.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.781K)
T 1205/13 (Organic light emitting display and touch sensing device/SAMSUNG) of 29.11.2016

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/044
G06F 3/041

Application no.

09251664.0

Keywords

Oral proceedings - right to be heard in oral proceedings
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Organic light emitting display and touch sensing device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T120513.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 246.321K)
T 2392/13 () of 27.10.2016

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E01C 19/26
B62D 33/073

Application no.

99102125.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Bodenverdichtungsvorrichtung und Verfahren zur Steuerung ihres Lenkantriebes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T239213.20161027

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 449.796K)
T 0672/14 () of 17.1.2017

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

17.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23N 15/02

Application no.

11734129.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - (main, first auxiliary request: yes)( 2nd auxiliary request : no)
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

APPARATUS FOR SINGULARIZING AND SEPARATING VEGETABLE PRODUCTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T067214.20170117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 298.021K)
T 2066/16 () of 16.1.2017

Online on

20.01.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 15/14
G01N 35/00
B01L 3/00

Application no.

06847945.0

Keywords

Missing statement of grounds

Application title

PORTABLE SAMPLE ANALYZER SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T206616.20170116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.689K)
T 0679/11 (HSV lacking ICP34.5 gamma134.5 gene treat cardiovascular disease/ … of 20.12.2016

Online on

19.01.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/86

Application no.

01999116.5

Keywords

Main and sole request - Article 123(2) EPC - (no)

Application title

GENETICALLY ENGINEERED HERPES VIRUS FOR THE TREATMENT OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T067911.20161220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.009K)
T 1940/10 (SYSTEM FOR COMMUNICATING THROUGH MAPS/HERE) of 20.10.2016

Online on

18.01.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

20.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00
G06G 7/70
G06G 7/76
G08G 1/00
G01C 21/26
G01C 21/28
G01C 21/30
G01C 21/32
G01C 21/34
G01C 21/36

Application no.

02806210.7

Keywords

Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

SYSTEM FOR COMMUNICATING THROUGH MAPS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T194010.20161020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.771K)
T 0084/12 () of 13.12.2016

Online on

18.01.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

13.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

02787646.5

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 2 (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 4 (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (no)

Application title

MINERAL FIBRE BATTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T008412.20161213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.757K)
T 1628/12 (Solifenacin/ASTELLAS) of 9.11.2016

Online on

18.01.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

9.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 453/02
A61K 9/20
A61K 31/439
A61K 47/34
A61P 1/12
A61P 13/02
A61P 27/08

Application no.

05721391.0

Keywords

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

Application title

COMPOSITION FOR SOLID PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATION OF SOLIFENACIN OR SALT THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T162812.20161109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 257.823K)
T 1296/13 () of 15.12.2016

Online on

18.01.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 3/24
C08F 8/00
A61L 15/48
A61L 15/60
B01J 20/26
C08L 33/02

Application no.

00916874.1

Keywords

Änderungen
Neuheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit
Auslegung der Ansprüche durch die Beschreibung (Punkt 3.5)

Application title

PULVERFÖRMIGE, VERNETZTE, ABSORBIERENDE POLYMERE, VERFAHREN ZU IHRER HERSTELLUNG UND IHRE VERWENDUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T129613.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 492.850K)
T 1974/13 (Umicore/Partikelfilter) of 15.12.2016

Online on

18.01.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/94
B01J 23/00
B01J 23/63
B01J 35/00
B01J 35/04
B01J 37/02
B01J 38/16

Application no.

07019107.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Dokument zugelassen (ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Verfahrensmissbrauch (nein)

Application title

Entfernung von Partikeln aus dem Abgas von mit überwiegend stöchiometrischem Luft/Kraftstoff-Gemisch betriebenen Verbrennungsmotoren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T197413.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 377.903K)
T 0377/14 () of 18.11.2016

Online on

18.01.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

18.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/08
B65D 35/08

Application no.

08737168.8

Keywords

Novelty - generic disclosure versus specific embodiment
Inventive step - no bonus effect

Application title

COLLAPSIBLE TUBE CONTAINERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T037714.20161118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.209K)
T 1909/14 () of 2.6.2016

Online on

18.01.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

2.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 29/04
A61M 25/10

Application no.

06766290.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Clarity in opposition appeal proceedings
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Remittal to the opposition division (yes)

Application title

ANGIOPLASTY MEDICAL DEVICES MADE OF ELASTOMERIC MATERIAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T190914.20160602

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.483K)
T 1243/11 (Service-level security risk analysis/ALCATEL LUCENT) of 10.1.2017

Online on

17.01.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

10.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00
H04L 29/06

Application no.

06300970.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Information system service-level security risk analysis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T124311.20170110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.551K)
T 1148/12 () of 24.11.2016

Online on

17.01.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

24.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/04
A61B 5/08

Application no.

05721407.4

Keywords

Added subject-matter - all requests (yes)

Application title

Garment for Bioinformation Measurement Having Electrode, Bioinformation Measurement System and Bioinformation Measurement Device, and Device Control Method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T114812.20161124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 267.960K)
T 1804/12 () of 22.9.2016

Online on

17.01.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47B 96/20
B29C 65/50

Application no.

03026091.3

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

Method of continuously producing foldable panels

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T180412.20160922

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 353.288K)
T 0908/13 () of 3.11.2016

Online on

17.01.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

3.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 2/08
A61L 2/10
A61L 27/14
A61L 27/20
A61L 27/26
A61L 27/44
A61L 29/08
A61L 31/10
A61L 31/12

Application no.

06754955.0

Keywords

All requests - inventive step (no) - arbitrary selection from within closest prior art

Application title

A METHOD FOR STERILISING A MEDICAL DEVICE HAVING A HYDROPHILIC COATING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T090813.20161103

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.003K)
T 0820/14 (Erfassen des Betriebsmittelverbrauchs/GIESECKE & DEVRIENT) of 29.11.2016

Online on

17.01.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 21/00

Application no.

07724119.8

Keywords

-

Application title

ERFASSEN DES BETRIEBSMITTELVERBRAUCHS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T082014.20161129

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 382.883K)
T 1042/14 (Protection domains/ORACLE) of 15.11.2016

Online on

17.01.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00

Application no.

07250044.0

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)

Application title

Method and apparatus for protection domain based security

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T104214.20161115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 341.699K)
T 0262/15 () of 10.11.2016

Online on

17.01.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/02
A61L 15/58
A61L 26/00
C09J 7/02

Application no.

07733602.2

Keywords

Amendments - main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 3, added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests, could have been filed before first instance (yes), admitted (no)

Application title

ADHESIVE LAMINATES AND APPLICATIONS THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T026215.20161110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.708K)
T 1631/16 (Serratia/OLMSTEAD) of 12.1.2017

Online on

17.01.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/48
A61K 38/36
A61K 38/43
A61K 9/70
A61P 27/16
A61P 19/00
A61K 31/352
A61K 36/82
A61K 9/00
A61K 38/40
A61K 38/47

Application no.

10832364.3

Keywords

"Missing statement of grounds"

Application title

Compositions and methods comprising Serratia peptidase for inhibition and treatment of biofilms related to certain conditions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163116.20170112

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.547K)
T 1062/12 () of 5.10.2016

Online on

16.01.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

5.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 15/00
A61F 13/15

Application no.

03722380.7

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

PACKAGING MATERIAL SHEET WITH AT LEAST ONE LINE OF WEAKNESS, AND PACKAGING MATERIAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T106212.20161005

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 361.737K)
T 1587/12 () of 8.11.2016

Online on

16.01.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

8.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01G 17/06
F16B 2/24

Application no.

06830113.4

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Claims - lack of clarity

Application title

CLASPING DEVICE FOR WIRE-LIKE BODIES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T158712.20161108

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 379.184K)
T 1633/13 () of 10.1.2017

Online on

16.01.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 1/02
B62M 1/06

Application no.

10706743.1

Keywords

Amendments - auxiliary request
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

ALTERNATING DRIVE, PRIMARILY FOR BICYCLES AND SIMILAR DRIVEN VEHICLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163313.20170110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.131K)
T 0075/12 () of 28.11.2016

Online on

13.01.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 9/10
F16H 55/30

Application no.

06004880.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Bicycle sprocket

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T007512.20161128

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 434.368K)
T 0794/12 () of 30.11.2016

Online on

13.01.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/532
A61F 13/15

Application no.

01930241.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - enabling disclosure (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

ULTRA-THIN ABSORBING SHEET BODY, DISPOSABLE ABSORBENT ARTICLE PROVIDED WITH ULTRA-THIN ABSORBING SHEET BODY AND PRODUCTION DEVICE FOR ULTRA-THIN ABSORBING SHEET BODY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T079412.20161130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.512K)
T 0918/12 () of 17.11.2016

Online on

13.01.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01N 3/20

Application no.

06013194.3

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - (ja)
Spät eingereichte Anträge - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Vorratsbehälter eines Kraftfahrzeugs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T091812.20161117

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 329.575K)
T 1803/12 () of 22.11.2016

Online on

13.01.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 35/36

Application no.

02017571.7

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hilfsanträge (nein)

Application title

Flussmittelzusammensetzungen zum Hartlöten von Teilen, insbesondere auf der Basis von Aluminium als Grundmaterial, sowie deren Verwendung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T180312.20161122

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 302.599K)
T 1079/13 (HERSTELLUNG EINES DRUCKWERKS/HP) of 5.10.2016

Online on

13.01.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

5.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/12

Application no.

07764616.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR STEUERUNG DER HERSTELLUNG EINES DRUCKWERKS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T107913.20161005

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 281.290K)
T 1880/13 (AUTOMATISCHE KALKULATION EINER HERSTELLUNG EINES DRUCKWERKS/HP) of 11.10.2016

Online on

13.01.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

11.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/12

Application no.

07818244.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge (nein)

Application title

BESTELLSYSTEM FÜR DRUCKWERKE UND VERFAHREN ZUR KALKULATION EINER HERSTELLUNG EINES DRUCKWERKS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T188013.20161011

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 304.892K)
T 2097/13 () of 17.11.2016

Online on

13.01.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16G 1/28

Application no.

07120209.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Toothed belt

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T209713.20161117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 260.169K)
T 2458/13 () of 7.12.2016

Online on

13.01.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

7.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 15/01
F16C 33/12
F16C 33/14
C22C 13/00

Application no.

06841035.6

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

SLIDING BEARING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T245813.20161207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.900K)
T 0946/14 (Chauffage de filtre/FILTRAUTO) of 8.11.2016

Online on

13.01.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.11.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01D 29/15
B01D 29/60
B01D 35/18
F02M 37/22

Application no.

09152895.0

Keywords

Activité inventive - amélioration non évidente

Application title

Système de filtration de liquide avec réchauffage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T094614.20161108

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 462.112K)
T 1124/14 (Lithium battery/ENERGIZER) of 7.10.2016

Online on

12.01.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

7.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 2/02
H01M 2/14
H01M 2/16
H01M 2/18
H01M 4/02
H01M 4/38
H01M 4/40
H01M 4/58
H01M 6/10
H01M 6/14
H01M 6/16

Application no.

04819548.1

Keywords

Main request - amendments - allowable (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - reproducibility (yes)
First auxiliary request - inventive step - non-obvious solution

Application title

High discharge capacity lithium battery

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T112414.20161007

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 445.324K)
T 1575/16 (Inadmissibility of appeal/VEVEO) of 9.1.2017

Online on

12.01.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

9.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/00

Application no.

06838179.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

System and method for finding desired results by incremental search using an ambiguous keypad with the input containing orthographic and typographic errors

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T157516.20170109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 228.999K)
T 0564/13 () of 15.11.2016

Online on

11.01.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23C 5/08
B23C 5/28

Application no.

07016617.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Scheibenförmiges Fräswerkzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T056413.20161115

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 368.240K)
T 2502/13 () of 8.11.2016

Online on

10.01.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 17/10
C03C 27/12
B60Q 3/02

Application no.

07733624.6

Keywords

Main request and first to third auxiliary requests: Admitted (yes)
First auxiliary request B and second auxiliary request B: Admitted (no)
Main request: Added subject-matter (no); novelty (no)
First and second auxiliary requests: Added subject-matter (yes)
Third auxiliary request: Added subject-matter (no); novelty (yes)
Remittal: yes

Application title

Laminated glazing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T250213.20161108

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 432.451K)
T 1521/13 (Composition de teinture / L'OREAL) of 10.11.2016

Online on

09.01.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/898
A61Q 5/10

Application no.

02292743.8

Keywords

Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (non) amélioration non crédible dans l'ensemble de la portée de la revendication- essais comparatifs réalisés avec des produits comerciaux de structure indéterminée.

Application title

Composition de teinture pour fibres kératiniques comprenant une silicone aminée particulière

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T152113.20161110

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 479.940K)
T 0942/14 (Multi-compartment pouch / PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 9.11.2016

Online on

09.01.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

9.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/39
C11D 17/04

Application no.

07111540.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Laundry multi-compartment pouch composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T094214.20161109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.284K)
T 2114/15 (Diffusion/filtration device/GAMBRO) of 16.8.2016

Online on

09.01.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.8.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 63/04

Application no.

10155351.9

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Amendments - main request
Remittal (yes)

Application title

Diffusion and/or filtration device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T211415.20160816

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 307.348K)
T 0164/12 () of 14.10.2016

Online on

04.01.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

14.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 25/08
G08B 25/10
G08B 29/12
H04M 11/04
H04N 7/18

Application no.

05704773.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - common general knowledge

Application title

Construction System for Supervision

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T016412.20161014

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 274.817K)
T 0123/15 () of 21.12.2016

Online on

04.01.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

21.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 13/196

Application no.

06805932.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (no)

Application title

Sensor for Presence Detection

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T012315.20161221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 254.502K)
T 1719/15 () of 22.12.2016

Online on

04.01.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 47/90
B29C 47/92

Application no.

11713716.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus
Änderungen - Hilfsantrag (ja)

Application title

Vorrichtung zur präzisen Regelung des Unterdruckes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T171915.20161222

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 269.302K)
J 0001/16 (Fortsetzung des Verfahrens) of 25.11.2016

Online on

03.01.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 7/14

Application no.

12703112.8

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Bezahlung nur einer Beschwerdegebühr
Ermessen der Rechtsabteilung bei Entscheidung über die Fortdauer der Aussetzung
Anpassung der Entscheidung bei veränderten Umständen

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINES PATIENTENSPEZIFISCHEN BRACKETKÖRPERS UND ZUGEHÖRIGER BRACKETKÖRPER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J000116.20161125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 329.938K)
J 0002/16 (Fortsetzung des Verfahrens) of 25.11.2016

Online on

03.01.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 7/14

Application no.

12703114.4

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Bezahlung nur einer Beschwerdegebühr
Ermessen der Rechtsabteilung bei Entscheidung über die Fortdauer der Aussetzung
Anpassung der Entscheidung bei veränderten Umständen

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG MINDESTENS EINES PATIENTENSPEZIFISCHEN, MODULAR AUFGEBAUTEN BRACKETS UND ZUGEHÖRIGES BRACKET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J000216.20161125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 330.147K)
J 0003/16 (Fortsetzung des Verfahrens) of 25.11.2016

Online on

03.01.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 7/14

Application no.

12703115.1

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Bezahlung nur einer Beschwerdegebühr
Ermessen der Rechtsabteilung bei Entscheidung über die Fortdauer der Aussetzung
Anpassung der Entscheidung bei veränderten Umständen

Application title

KIEFERORTHOPÄDISCHES BAUTEIL MIT EINEM SCHLITZ UND ZUGEHÖRIGE BAUTEILHALTEEINRICHTUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J000316.20161125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 329.963K)
J 0004/16 (Fortsetzung des Verfahrens) of 25.11.2016

Online on

03.01.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 7/16
A61C 7/14

Application no.

12704742.1

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Bezahlung nur einer Beschwerdegebühr
Ermessen der Rechtsabteilung bei Entscheidung über die Fortdauer der Aussetzung
Anpassung der Entscheidung bei veränderten Umständen

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINER PATIENTENSPEZIFISCHEN AUFLAGE UND ZUGEHÖRIGE AUFLAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J000416.20161125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 330.378K)
J 0005/16 (Fortsetzung des Verfahrens) of 25.11.2016

Online on

03.01.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 7/20
A61C 7/00

Application no.

12745474.2

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Bezahlung nur einer Beschwerdegebühr
Ermessen der Rechtsabteilung bei Entscheidung über die Fortdauer der Aussetzung
Anpassung der Entscheidung bei veränderten Umständen

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM VERFORMEN EINES KIEFERORTHOPÄDISCHEN DRAHTES AUS EINEM FORMGEDÄCHTNISMATERIAL UND ZUGEHÖRIGER DRAHT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J000516.20161125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 330.187K)
T 2561/11 () of 4.7.2016

Online on

03.01.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 37/56

Application no.

04732855.4

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal 1 (yes)
Admission of a late-filed document (yes)
Remittal to the first instance (no)
Novelty (no; main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 3 and 7)
Inadmissible extension (yes; auxiliary requests 4 to 6)

Application title

Coaxial coupling

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T256111.20160704

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 1.118M)
T 2284/13 () of 29.11.2016

Online on

03.01.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64D 39/00

Application no.

06253010.0

Keywords

added subject-matter (seventh auxiliary request: yes)
clarity (fourth, fifth, sixth auxiliary requests: no)
inventive step (main request, first and third auxiliary requests: no)
admission to appeal proceedings (second auxiliary request: no)

Application title

Aerial refueling system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T228413.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 401.759K)
T 1992/10 (Set identifiers / SAP) of 8.9.2016

Online on

02.01.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

8.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00
G07C 9/00

Application no.

05021811.4

Keywords

Inventive step - non-technical effect on a technical system; treatment of computer-implemented steps.

Application title

Set identifiers for objects

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T199210.20160908

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 355.476K)
T 0273/13 (TFS frame for DVB-T2/LG) of 18.10.2016

Online on

02.01.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

18.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 27/26
H04L 5/00
H04B 7/26
H04L 5/26

Application no.

08171386.9

Keywords

Priority - basis in priority document (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Inventive step - after amendment

Application title

Apparatus for transmitting and receiving a signal and method of transmitting and receiving a signal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T027313.20161018

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.046K)
T 0704/14 () of 13.10.2016

Online on

02.01.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

13.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 5/00
C08J 5/18
C08K 5/098

Application no.

08725145.0

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious combination of known features
Late-filed auxiliary requests - change of subject-matter

Application title

BARRIER PROPERTIES OF SUBSTANTIALLY LINEAR HDPE FILM WITH NUCLEATING AGENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T070414.20161013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 396.353K)
T 0399/15 () of 20.12.2016

Online on

02.01.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 97/04

Application no.

09251474.4

Keywords

Amendments claim 1 of new main request
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Inventive step claim 1 of new main request (yes)

Application title

Angler's method feeder mould

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T039915.20161220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 265.096K)

December 2016

J 0009/14 (Correction of withdrawal (no)) of 9.11.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

9.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/42

Application no.

07733714.5

Keywords

Correction of withdrawal of the designation of a Contracting State (no)
Publication in European Patent Register
Publication in European Patent Bulletin

Application title

Improvements relating to intravenous needle insertion or cannulation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J000914.20161109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 256.797K)
T 1789/11 (Clipboard formats I/MICROSOFT) of 8.12.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

95119547.8

Keywords

Admissibility of opposition - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Data transfer with expanded clipboard formats

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T178911.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 472.663K)
T 1796/11 (Clipboard formats VI/MICROSOFT) of 8.12.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

00110615.2

Keywords

Admissibility of opposition - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Arrangements for Deposit Accounts (ADA)(Supplement to OJ EPO 10/2007), points 6.4, 6.5

Application title

Data transfer with expanded clipboard formats

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T179611.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 489.740K)
T 1797/11 (Clipboard formats IV/MICROSOFT) of 8.12.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

00110614.5

Keywords

Admissibility of opposition - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Arrangements for Deposit Accounts (ADA)(Supplement to OJ EPO 10/2007), points 6.4, 6.5

Application title

Data transfer with expanded clipboard formats

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T179711.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 486.412K)
T 1798/11 (Clipboard formats V/MICROSOFT) of 8.12.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

00110652.5

Keywords

Admissibility of opposition - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Arrangements for Deposit Accounts (ADA)(Supplement to OJ EPO 10/2007), points 6.4, 6.5

Application title

Data transfer with expanded clipboard formats

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T179811.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 486.332K)
T 1799/11 (Clipboard formats III/MICROSOFT) of 8.12.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

00110654.1

Keywords

Admissibility of opposition - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Arrangements for Deposit Accounts (ADA)(Supplement to OJ EPO 10/2007), points 6.4, 6.5

Application title

Data transfer with expanded clipboard formats

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T179911.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 487.029K)
T 1800/11 (Clipboard formats II/MICROSOFT) of 8.12.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

00110655.8

Keywords

Admissibility of opposition - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Arrangements for Deposit Accounts (ADA)(Supplement to OJ EPO 10/2007), points 6.4, 6.5

Application title

Data transfer with expanded clipboard formats

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T180011.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 493.904K)
T 0378/12 () of 8.12.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 25/075

Application no.

07864969.6

Keywords

Novelty - selection invention (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Evidence - sufficient probative value (no)

Application title

LIGHTING DEVICE AND LIGHTING METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T037812.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 418.242K)
T 0469/12 () of 29.11.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 41/03

Application no.

07819745.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Switched reluctance linear motor/generator

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T046912.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 281.493K)
T 1129/12 (Header and footer detection/XEROX) of 5.10.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

5.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/21

Application no.

06100200.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary requests I-III
Lack of clarity and support in the description - auxiliary request IV

Application title

Method and apparatus for detecting pagination constructs including a header and a footer in legacy documents

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T112912.20161005

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 480.266K)
T 2048/12 (PU catalysts / AIR PRODUCTS) of 19.1.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

19.1.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 31/02
C08G 18/18

Application no.

07013630.4

Keywords

Novelty (yes
Novelty - main request) commercial availability of a chemical product not necessarily a disclosure of all impurities contained therein
Inventive step: (no
Inventive step - main request) product claim embraces obvious modifications of the prior art (yes
Inventive step - auxiliary request) non-obvious improved preparation method
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

N,N,N'-Trimethyl-bis-(aminoethyl) ether and its derivatives as catalysts for polyurethanes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T204812.20160119

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 701.655K)
T 0936/14 () of 10.11.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/06
G01B 3/00

Application no.

03701588.0

Keywords

Inventive step
Late-filed request
Late-filed argument

Application title

LASER MARKING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T093614.20161110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.399K)
T 2239/14 (Treatment of congestive heart failure/CAMBRIDGE NEUROSCIENCE) of 26.2.2016

Online on

23.12.2016

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

26.2.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/18
A61K 39/395

Application no.

00931938.5

Keywords

Late filed main request and auxiliary request 1 - admitted (no)
Auxiliary requests 2 to 5 - added matter (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

Application title

Methods for treating congestive heart failure

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T223914.20160226

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.986K)
T 2147/10 () of 6.10.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

6.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01J 7/18

Application no.

00935489.5

Keywords

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

Application title

COMPOSITE MATERIALS CAPABLE OF HYDROGEN SORPTION INDEPENDENTLY FROM ACTIVATING TREATMENTS AND METHODS FOR THE PRODUCTION THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T214710.20161006

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 435.240K)
T 1393/11 () of 18.10.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

18.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 1/00

Application no.

06725095.1

Keywords

Patentierbare Erfindung - technischer Charakter der Erfindung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM BEREITSTELLEN VON DOKUMENTATIONSINFORMATIONEN VON KOMPLEXEN MASCHINEN UND ANLAGEN, INSBESONDERE EINER SPRITZGUSSMASCHINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T139311.20161018

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 420.089K)
T 1521/11 () of 15.12.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 9/00
G07C 9/00

Application no.

04024353.7

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

Zugangskontrollsystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T152111.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 411.852K)
T 1132/12 () of 9.12.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

9.12.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H05B 6/36
H05B 6/02

Application no.

04717127.7

Keywords

Motifs d'opposition - motif d'opposition produit tardivement
Faits produits tardivement - motif non examinée par la division d'opposition

Application title

Dispositif de chauffage par induction d'une bande métallique.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T113212.20161209

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 312.758K)
T 1219/12 (Field-based asset management/FISHER-ROSEMOUNT) of 25.11.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/042
G05B 19/418

Application no.

06801008.1

Keywords

Inventive step (no)

Application title

Field-based asset management device and architecture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T121912.20161125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.080K)
T 1789/12 () of 29.11.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01F 23/284

Application no.

97109195.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Mit Mikrowellen arbeitendes Füllstandsmessgerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T178912.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 348.670K)
T 1889/12 (Coated mica hair conditioner / KAO) of 18.2.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

18.2.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/11
A61K 8/26
A61K 8/29
A61K 8/41
A61Q 5/12
A61K 8/891
A61K 8/892
A61K 8/898

Application no.

07022337.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Conditioning composition for keratin fibres

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T188912.20160218

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 415.229K)
T 1381/13 (Carbon dioxide purification/AIR PRODUCTS) of 1.12.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

1.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 31/20
B01D 53/60

Application no.

06255984.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Purification of carbon dioxide

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T138113.20161201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 339.194K)
T 1715/13 (Ellipsoid/VFF) of 5.8.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

5.8.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 19/30

Application no.

06022137.1

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung des ursprünglichen Inhalts (nein)
Klarheit der Ansprüche - nach Änderung (ja - Hauptantrag)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz zur weiteren Prüfung

Application title

Gitterförmiger Füllkörper, insbesondere für Stoff- und/oder Wärmeaustauschkolonnen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T171513.20160805

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 345.685K)
T 2030/13 (Composition de nettoyage/L'OREAL) of 20.12.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/02
A61K 8/44
A61K 8/60
A61K 8/73
A61K 8/81
A61Q 19/10

Application no.

07115223.5

Keywords

Revendications - clarté (non)
Revendications - revendication comprenant caractéristiques entre parenthèses
Revendications - disclaimer comprenant des marques commerciales

Application title

Composition de nettoyage contenant des polymères superabsorbants

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T203013.20161220

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 319.913K)
T 0522/14 () of 24.11.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

24.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 9/70
A61K 47/32

Application no.

07018343.9

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

Pflaster, enthaltend Fentanylum

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T052214.20161124

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 328.035K)
T 0257/15 () of 7.12.2016

Online on

22.12.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60G 11/46
B60G 11/28
B60G 7/00
B60G 9/00

Application no.

05076954.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Suspension arm with flattened end part

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T025715.20161207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.519K)
T 2240/10 (Adaptive error correction/NXP) of 14.12.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

14.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

06821115.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes, after amendment)

Application title

Apparatus and method for error correction in mobile wireless applications incorporating correction bypass

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T224010.20161214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 324.292K)
T 2381/11 () of 28.10.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

28.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16M 1/08

Application no.

02704125.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Low growth power transmission belt

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T238111.20161028

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.889K)
T 0431/12 (Dual clutch transmission/LUBRIZOL) of 15.6.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

15.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 141/10
C10M 141/12
C10M 141/08
C10N 40/04

Application no.

03746927.7

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Inventive step - non-obvious solution

Application title

METHOD FOR LUBRICATING A DUAL CLUTCH TRANSMISSION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T043112.20160615

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 395.498K)
T 1585/12 () of 13.10.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/06

Application no.

07075198.7

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Device for taking entrails packages

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T158512.20161013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 385.678K)
T 2009/12 (Recipient control of messages/PITNEY BOWES) of 1.12.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

1.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/64
H04M 1/65
H04M 3/42
H04M 3/50
H04M 3/527
H04M 3/53
H04M 3/533

Application no.

01939896.5

Keywords

Late-filed requests
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Recipient control over aspects of incoming messages

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T200912.20161201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.081K)
T 2051/12 (Automatic repeat request during soft hand-off/ALCATEL-LUCENT) of 7.12.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/38
H04L 1/18

Application no.

05255758.4

Keywords

Added subject-matter - no (after amendment)

Application title

Hybrid automatic repeat request operation during soft hand offs in a wireless system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T205112.20161207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 269.387K)
T 2159/12 (Bispecific antibody/AMGEN) of 6.10.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

6.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/28
A61K 39/395
A61P 35/00
A61P 35/02
A61P 19/02

Application no.

04739378.0

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Inventive Step - main request - claim 1 (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Pharmaceutical compositions comprising bispecific anti-CD3, anti-CD19 antibody constructs for the treatment of B-cell related disorders

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T215912.20161006

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 357.333K)
T 0018/13 (Polypeptides/NOVOZYMES) of 14.12.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

14.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/32
C12N 9/00
C12N 15/31
C12N 15/52
A23K 1/00

Application no.

06706131.7

Keywords

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

Application title

Polypeptides and nucleic acids encoding same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T001813.20161214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 248.125K)
T 1870/13 () of 21.10.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60T 7/12
B60W 10/02
B60W 10/06
B60W 30/18

Application no.

03783018.9

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND DEVICE FOR HILL START

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T187013.20161021

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.184K)
T 2177/13 (Decoding hypotheses/QUALCOMM) of 2.12.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

2.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

08782007.2

Keywords

Oral proceedings - non-attendance of the appellant
Inventive step - (no): obvious implementation details
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

Decoding scheme using multiple hypotheses about transmitted messages

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T217713.20161202

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 386.672K)
T 0203/14 () of 28.11.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

28.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 123/08

Application no.

03794458.4

Keywords

Basis of decision - text or agreement to text withdrawn by patent proprietor
Basis of decision - patent revoked

Application title

IMPROVED POLYOLEFIN-BASED ADHESIVE RESINS AND METHOD OF MAKING ADHESIVE RESINS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T020314.20161128

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 225.919K)
T 0692/14 () of 5.7.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

5.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/09
A23L 1/236
A23L 2/60

Application no.

07816204.7

Keywords

Admissibility of new main request (yes)
Remittal (yes)
Reimbursement of costs (no)

Application title

CONSUMABLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T069214.20160705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.328K)
T 0974/15 () of 26.10.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

26.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60D 1/52
B60R 9/06
B60D 1/06

Application no.

10164859.0

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - first and second alternative main requests (no)
Novelty - first auxiliary request (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed
Amendments - second and third auxiliary requests (yes)
Inventive step - fourth auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Vehicle hitch device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T097415.20161026

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 429.772K)
T 1602/16 () of 16.12.2016

Online on

21.12.2016

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

16.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/158
A61M 5/32

Application no.

03711322.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

INSERTION DEVICE FOR AN INSERTION SET AND METHOD OF USING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T160216.20161216

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 251.093K)
T 1291/13 (Uplink power control/SAMSUNG) of 14.12.2016

Online on

20.12.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/005

Application no.

07016645.9

Keywords

Reasoned decision (no)
Remittal (yes)
Substantial procedural violation and reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

Application title

Method and apparatus for uplink power control in communication system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T129113.20161214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 279.667K)
T 2199/13 () of 4.11.2016

Online on

20.12.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

4.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 25/08

Application no.

07008393.6

Keywords

Rechtliches Gehör
Angefochtene Entscheidung - begründet (nein)

Application title

Nehmerzylinder und Hydraulisches System

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T219913.20161104

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 251.548K)
T 2151/14 (Emulating an http server/OPENTV) of 14.12.2016

Online on

20.12.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04H 20/16
H04N 7/16
H04N 7/24
H04N 7/173

Application no.

03754762.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR EMULATING AN HTTP SERVER THROUGH A BROADCAST CAROUSEL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T215114.20161214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 285.778K)
T 0704/12 () of 10.12.2016

Online on

19.12.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 1/12

Application no.

03774441.4

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty and inventive step of claim 1 as upheld (yes)
Admissibility of late filed documents (no)

Application title

AN APPARATUS FOR DETECTING ANIMALS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T070412.20161210

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.298K)
T 1820/12 () of 20.10.2016

Online on

19.12.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23Q 5/10

Application no.

08168321.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Spindle device for machine tool

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T182012.20161020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.370K)
T 0623/13 () of 1.12.2016

Online on

19.12.2016

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

1.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/145

Application no.

06728184.0

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Claims - claim must be clear in itself

Application title

OPTICAL SENSOR DEVICE AND IMAGE PROCESSING UNIT FOR MEASURING CHEMICAL CONCENTRATIONS, CHEMICAL SATURATIONS AND BIOPHYSICAL PARAMETERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T062313.20161201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 341.994K)
T 1071/13 () of 27.10.2016

Online on

19.12.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 13/72

Application no.

06026391.0

Keywords

Neuheit
Änderungen

Application title

Kühlmediumverteileinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T107113.20161027

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 356.725K)
T 1198/16 () of 13.12.2016

Online on

19.12.2016

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

13.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03H 17/04

Application no.

99300265.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Improvements in or relating to filters

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T119816.20161213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 217.515K)
T 0661/11 (Uniform directory-service access/MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING) of 15.11.2016

Online on

16.12.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

04014741.5

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

Method and system for uniformly accessing multiple directory services

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T066111.20161115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.523K)
T 0463/12 () of 22.11.2016

Online on

16.12.2016

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

22.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01D 5/244

Application no.

03748065.4

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit
Neuheit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM BETRIEB EINER POSITIONSMESSEINRICHTUNG UND GEEIGNETE POSITIONSMESSEINRICHTUNG HIERZU

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T046312.20161122

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 459.169K)
T 0211/13 (Implant / Howmedica Osteonics Corp.) of 23.6.2016

Online on

16.12.2016

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

23.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/30
A61L 27/56

Application no.

06125422.3

Keywords

New objection raised during oral proceedings - admitted (no)
Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

Implant with laser-produced porous surface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T021113.20160623

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.655K)
T 2338/13 (Bille frittée/SAINT-GOBAIN) of 29.9.2016

Online on

16.12.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

29.9.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C04B 35/486

Application no.

06709384.9

Keywords

Motifs d'opposition - exposé insuffisant (non)
Motifs d'opposition - nouveauté (oui)
Motifs d'opposition - activité inventive (oui)
Etat de la technique - présentation PowerPoint - accessibilité au public (non)
Procédure d'instruction - audition de témoins
Procédure d'instruction - affidavits
Procédure d'instruction - degré de conviction de l'instance
Procédure d'instruction - force probante suffisante (non)

Application title

BILLE FRITTEE À BASE DE ZIRCONE ET D'OXYDE DE CERIUM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T233813.20160929

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 400.795K)
T 2355/14 () of 27.9.2016

Online on

16.12.2016

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 49/78

Application no.

05000444.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein
Zulässigkeit von Hilfsanträgen, die ohne Begründung eingereicht wurden - nein

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Bearbeitung von Werkstücken

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T235514.20160927

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 357.458K)
T 1858/15 () of 30.11.2016

Online on

16.12.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 22/46

Application no.

07729317.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

GURTSTRAFFERANTRIEB

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T185815.20161130

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 290.581K)
T 1827/11 () of 9.11.2016

Online on

15.12.2016

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

9.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/167
G06F 17/30

Application no.

03791219.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Diligent control of preview of stored contents

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T182711.20161109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.103K)
T 0415/12 () of 9.9.2016

Online on

15.12.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 31/44
A47J 31/60

Application no.

08020408.4

Keywords

Added subject-matter - main and first to third auxiliary requests (yes)
Added subject-matter - fourth auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step - fourth auxiliary request (yes)
Admissibility of late submission (no)

Application title

Coffee machine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T041512.20160909

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 354.488K)
T 0417/12 () of 16.9.2016

Online on

15.12.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

16.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 15/00
A47L 15/46

Application no.

04804727.8

Keywords

Einführung neuer Einspruchsgrund (nein)
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel (teilweise zugelassen)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Haupt- und Hilfsanträge 2 und 3 (nein) Hilfsantrag 4 (ja)

Application title

SPÜLMASCHINENSTEUERUNG ZUR BEWÄLTIGUNG GROSSER SPEISERESTMENGEN DURCH VARIIERBARE SPÜLPROGRAMME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T041712.20160916

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 411.596K)
T 1390/12 () of 28.7.2016

Online on

15.12.2016

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

28.7.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 18/48

Application no.

01105735.3

Keywords

Neuheit - mehrfache Auswahl
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein) weiteres Verfahren
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - kein technischer Effekt
Verspätetes Vorbringen- neue Argumente nach Anberaumung der mündlichen Verhandlung bzw. während der mündlichen Verhandlung zugelassen
Verspätetes Vorbringen - nein

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Hartschaumstoffen auf Isocyanatbasis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T139012.20160728

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 398.559K)
T 2104/13 (Abgasanlage/CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE) of 9.12.2016

Online on

15.12.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

9.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/94
F01N 3/022
F01N 3/023
F01N 3/20

Application no.

10180942.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Abgasanlage mit Reduktionsmittelzufuhr und Filterelement mit SCR-Katalysator

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T210413.20161209

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 297.698K)
T 1938/14 (Luftfiltermedium/Wolf) of 24.11.2016

Online on

15.12.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

24.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 39/16

Application no.

08167401.2

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hauptantrag (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hilfsantrag (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (ja)

Application title

Luftfiltermedium

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T193814.20161124

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 347.429K)
T 2043/12 () of 21.6.2016

Online on

14.12.2016

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

21.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 4/04
C08F 4/32
C08F 4/40
C08J 3/28
C08J 3/12
C08F 6/00
C08F 2/10
C08F 2/48

Application no.

04721845.8

Keywords

Novelty - (yes) impurities- subject-matter of claim a particle not a polymer per se
Inventive step - (no) (main request, auxiliary request)
Late-filed argument - admitted (no) argument could have been brought forward in first instance proceedings

Application title

COLOR-STABLE SUPERABSORBENT POLYMER COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T204312.20160621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 429.983K)
T 0850/13 () of 7.7.2016

Online on

14.12.2016

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.7.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 18/48
C08G 18/10

Application no.

99110684.0

Keywords

Änderungen - offenbarter Disclaimer
Änderungen - Zulässig
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja) Alle Anträge
Neuheit - (ja) Alle Anträge
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein) Hauptantrag
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja) Hauptantrag
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja) Hilfsantrag VI

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Polyurethan-Elastomeren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T085013.20160707

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 398.923K)
T 0964/13 () of 8.12.2016

Online on

14.12.2016

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/543

Application no.

07121917.4

Keywords

Novelty - (main request and auxiliary request 1) (no)
Inventive step - (auxiliary requests 5 and 6) (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (auxiliary requests 2, 3, 4, 4A and 7) (yes)
Late-filed request - justification for late filing (auxiliary requests 1A and 3A) (no)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)

Application title

Organic polymer particles and process for producing the same, magnetic particles for diagnostics, carboxyl group-containing particles and process for producing the same, and probe-bound particles and process for producing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T096413.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 684.947K)
T 2064/11 (Unzulässige Erweiterung (Ja - Hauptantrag)) of 4.11.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

4.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 19/18

Application no.

00110988.3

Keywords

-

Application title

Coextrudierte Verbundfolie

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T206411.20161104

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 383.632K)
T 2439/11 (Web-page classification/FACILITYLIVE OPCO) of 11.11.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

11.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

07856906.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Method for classifying web pages and organising corresponding contents

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T243911.20161111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.177K)
T 2506/12 () of 4.10.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

4.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/48
A61K 31/704
A61K 31/4995
A61K 45/06
A61P 35/00

Application no.

05803151.9

Keywords

Novelty - second (or further) medical use (yes)
Inventive step - reasonable expectation of success (yes)

Application title

PEGYLATED LIPOSOMAL DOXORUBICIN IN COMBINATION WITH ECTEINESCIDIN 743

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T250612.20161004

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 542.607K)
T 2521/12 () of 18.10.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

18.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 26/38
F01D 5/18

Application no.

06775915.9

Keywords

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

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM FERTIGEN VON BOHRUNGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T252112.20161018

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 333.764K)
T 1075/13 () of 20.7.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/08
C08L 23/06
C08J 5/18

Application no.

04768050.9

Keywords

Inventive step - All requests (no)

Application title

POLYMER BLENDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T107513.20160720

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.899K)
T 1530/13 (Air cleaner arrangements/DONALDSON) of 17.11.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 46/52

Application no.

05713751.5

Keywords

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

Application title

AIR CLEANER ARRANGEMENTS; SERVICEABLE FILTER ELEMENTS; AND, METHODS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T153013.20161117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 405.828K)
T 1620/13 () of 20.9.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

20.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 9/20
A61M 16/06
A62B 18/02

Application no.

08718993.2

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary request 1: novelty (no) - feature depending on how device is used does not necessarily restrict the device per se
Auxiliary request 2: amendments (allowable); method not excluded by Article 53(c) EPC; remittal - fresh case

Application title

PROTECTIVE DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T162013.20160920

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.749K)
T 1834/13 () of 25.10.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

25.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C09J 7/04
D04H 1/48
D04H 1/60

Application no.

00402422.0

Keywords

Nouveauté - sélection multiple
Activité inventive - alternative non évidente

Application title

Ruban adhésif sur support non tissé déchirable à la main

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T183413.20161025

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 371.059K)
T 2167/13 () of 7.12.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

7.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22C 9/10
B29C 67/00

Application no.

07121789.7

Keywords

implicit disclosure (no)
selection invention (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Disposable thin wall core die, methods of manufacture thereof and articles manufactured therefrom

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T216713.20161207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 294.611K)
T 2420/13 () of 8.12.2016

Online on

13.12.2016

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02C 7/02

Application no.

08002475.5

Keywords

Ausnahmen von der Patentierbarkeit - Verfahren zur therapeutischen Behandlung des menschlichen Körpers
Ausnahmen von der Patentierbarkeit - Nein

Application title

Progressives Brillenglas mit geringen Vergrößerungsunterschieden

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T242013.20161208

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 362.461K)
T 2219/10 (Request objects in display order/SAMSUNG) of 6.9.2016

Online on

12.12.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

6.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

07102583.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Request not admitted in first instance - admitted (yes)

Application title

Apparatus and method for displaying objects according to object request order

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T221910.20160906

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.775K)
T 2604/11 (POWER MANAGEMENT / HP) of 7.12.2016

Online on

12.12.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

7.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/32
G06F 1/26

Application no.

07749806.1

Keywords

Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

Application title

POWER MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T260411.20161207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.850K)
T 0107/12 () of 22.11.2016

Online on

12.12.2016

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03J 5/02

Application no.

05789530.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes, after amendment)

Application title

Electronic filter device for the reception of TV-signals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T010712.20161122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 326.349K)
T 0272/13 () of 11.11.2016

Online on

12.12.2016

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B27N 3/00
B27N 3/08

Application no.

00962480.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

PLATTENFÖRMIGES FORMELEMENT AUF NATURFASERBASIS UND VERFAHREN ZU SEINER HERSTELLUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T027213.20161111

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 288.701K)
T 0066/14 (Behandlung von biologischen Abfällen/FRAUNHOFER-GESELLSCHAFT) of 15.11.2016

Online on

12.12.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C02F 1/36
C02F 11/12
C02F 3/34
C02F 3/30

Application no.

99250308.6

Keywords

Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel - (ja)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel - pflichtgemäße Ausübung des Ermessens (nein)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel - Zulassung eines Einwands unter Artikel 83 EPÜ im Ermessen der Einspruchsabteilung (nein)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel - Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (nein)
Ausreichende Gelegenheit zur Stellungnahme hinsichtlich im Prüfungsverfahren eingereichter Beweismittel (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - besondere Gründe gegen unmittelbare Zurückverweisung (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Behandlung von biologischen Abfällen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T006614.20161115

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 471.756K)
D 0015/16 () of 7.9.2016

Online on

09.12.2016

Board

DBA

Decision date

7.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:D001516.20160907

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.021K)
R 0008/15 (Fundamental violation of the right to be heard) of 18.7.2016

Online on

09.12.2016

Board

EBA

Decision date

18.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B61L 27/00

Application no.

05812515.4

Keywords

Parties entitled to advance indications of the reasons for a decision (no)
Decision non-reasoned for purposes of the right to be heard (no)
Petition allowable (no) – no violation of petitioner’s right to be heard
European Court of Human Rights: Luka v. Romania, No. 34197/02; Hadjianastassiou v. Greece, No. 12945/87; Schumacher v. Germany, No. 14029/05

Application title

COMMUNICATION, MONITOR AND CONTROL METHOD FOR RAILWAY TRAFFIC

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:R000815.20160718

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 57.299K)
T 0315/11 () of 7.12.2016

Online on

09.12.2016

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

7.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/06
H01L 29/78
H01L 29/267
H01L 29/165
H01L 21/04
H01L 29/812
H01L 29/732
H01L 29/24
H01L 29/20
H01L 29/16

Application no.

06011118.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T031511.20161207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.293K)
T 1357/11 () of 12.10.2016

Online on

09.12.2016

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

12.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24
H04N 5/00
H04N 7/58

Application no.

02758439.0

Keywords

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

Application title

MPEG-4 remote communication device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T135711.20161012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 302.528K)
T 0475/14 (Antiperspirant or deodorant composition/Unilever PLC, Unilever N.V.) of 30.6.2016

Online on

09.12.2016

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/92
A61K 8/34
A61K 8/04
A61K 8/37
A61Q 15/00

Application no.

03257403.0

Keywords

Main request - Amendments (no)
Auxiliary request 1 - Amendments (no)
Auxiliary request 2 - Amendments (no)
Auxiliary requests 3 and 4 - Admission into the proceedings (no)
Auxiliary request 5 -Inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request 6 - Amendments and inventive step (yes)

Application title

Antiperspirant or deodorant composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T047514.20160630

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 471.847K)
T 2434/10 (Custom product design/CIMPRESS SCHWEIZ) of 2.8.2016

Online on

08.12.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

2.8.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/21

Application no.

04812723.7

Keywords

Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Inventive step - after amendment (yes)
Patentable invention - presentation of information as such (no)

Application title

System and method for custom product design

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T243410.20160802

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.868K)
T 0222/11 (Maturation of the immune system in neonates/BAVARIAN NORDIC) of 4.3.2016

Online on

08.12.2016

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

4.3.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/285
A61K 39/245

Application no.

03732280.7

Keywords

Sole request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

Modified Vaccinia Virus Ankara for the vaccination of neonates

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T022211.20160304

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 484.291K)
T 1525/11 (Fluency A/D functions/JAPAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AGENCY) of 12.10.2016

Online on

08.12.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

12.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 1/12
H03F 3/45
H04L 29/02

Application no.

05719929.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Signal processing device and method, signal processing program, and recording medium where the program is recorded

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T152511.20161012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 488.952K)
T 1770/11 () of 30.11.2016

Online on

08.12.2016

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

30.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 7/00
G06K 19/07

Application no.

07003851.8

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

Multi-mode identification system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T177011.20161130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.744K)
T 1908/11 () of 6.6.2016

Online on

08.12.2016

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

6.6.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 15/12

Application no.

03016474.3

Keywords

Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Dichtelementen sowie Dichtelement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T190811.20160606

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 438.021K)
T 1330/13 () of 10.11.2016

Online on

08.12.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 13/00
C04B 35/624

Application no.

06808476.3

Keywords

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

Application title

HIGH TEMPERATURE RESISTANT FIBRES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T133013.20161110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 361.943K)
T 1471/13 () of 12.10.2016

Online on

08.12.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 7/04
B60T 7/10
B60T 13/66

Application no.

06791852.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 1, Hilfsantrag 2): NEIN

Application title

VORRICHTUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUM STEUERN EINER ELEKTRISCHEN FESTSTELLBREMSE EINES NUTZFAHRZEUGS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T147113.20161012

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 355.104K)
T 0658/14 (Erfinderische Tätigkeit: JA - Deutlich und vollständig offenbart: JA) of 15.11.2016

Online on

08.12.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60D 1/14

Application no.

08173077.2

Keywords

-

Application title

Anhängekupplung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T065814.20161115

Distribution

D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 345.542K)
T 1584/15 () of 21.11.2016

Online on

08.12.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

21.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 7/24

Application no.

11007797.1

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

A levelling device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T158415.20161121

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.218K)
T 2082/13 () of 8.9.2016

Online on

07.12.2016

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/02
A61Q 5/02
A61Q 19/10
C11D 1/29
C11D 1/94
C11D 3/18
C11D 3/382
C11D 1/88
C11D 1/90
C11D 3/20
C11D 3/22
C11D 3/37

Application no.

05786482.9

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - first and second auxiliary request (no)
Third auxiliary request - allowed

Application title

ENHANCED OIL DELIVERY FROM STRUCTURED SURFACTANT FORMULATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T208213.20160908

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 438.923K)
T 0859/14 () of 11.11.2016

Online on

07.12.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64D 45/02

Application no.

07873670.9

Keywords

Added subject-matter (no)
Remittal for further prosecution (yes)

Application title

LARGE AREA CIRCUITRY USING APPLIQUES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T085914.20161111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.481K)
T 2642/11 () of 15.11.2016

Online on

06.12.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 5/04
B66B 7/02
B66B 7/06

Application no.

01958428.3

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

GOVERNOR AND ELEVATOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T264211.20161115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.386K)
T 0066/12 () of 9.11.2016

Online on

06.12.2016

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

9.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 8/04
H01M 16/00
B60L 11/18
H01M 10/42

Application no.

01972381.6

Keywords

Novelty - selection from a range
Novelty - (no)
Late-filed simulation results - admitted (no)
Late-filed requests
Late-filed request - admitted (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

Application title

DC power source with fuel cell

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T006612.20161109

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 441.092K)
T 1825/14 (Wireless communication system/HTC) of 5.9.2016

Online on

06.12.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

5.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 60/00

Application no.

11002792.7

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (yes)

Application title

Method to inform user equipment to perform register procedure in wireless communication system, and related communication device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T182514.20160905

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 260.990K)
T 0760/15 () of 29.9.2016

Online on

06.12.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23D 47/04
B27B 5/07

Application no.

08008721.6

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - allowable (no)
Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)
Correction of errors in decisions
Correction of error - (no)

Application title

Sawing machine of the vertical type

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T076015.20160929

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.855K)
T 0547/10 (Transgenic cotton plants/BAYER CROPSCIENCE) of 13.7.2016

Online on

05.12.2016

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82
C12Q 1/68
A01H 5/00

Application no.

06762978.2

Keywords

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

Herbicide tolerant cotton plants and methods for identifying same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T054710.20160713

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 386.623K)
T 1743/12 () of 15.7.2016

Online on

05.12.2016

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

15.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 20/06
C08F 2/10
A61L 15/60

Application no.

04021552.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) Main request, Auxiliary requests 1-7
Novelty - (yes) Auxiliary request 8

Application title

Water-absorbent resin having treated surface and process for producing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T174312.20160715

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 383.866K)
T 1637/13 () of 24.10.2016

Online on

05.12.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 13/26
B64C 9/14
B64C 3/50

Application no.

05794250.0

Keywords

Added subject-matter (main request, auxiliary request I : yes)
Substantiation of grounds of appeal concerning inventive step (no)

Application title

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING DIFFERENTIAL MOTION TO WING HIGH LIFT DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T163713.20161024

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.452K)
T 1738/14 () of 24.6.2016

Online on

05.12.2016

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/10

Application no.

08762344.3

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request 1 (no)
Admissibility of auxiliary requests 2 and 3 - request clearly allowable (no)
Admissibility of late-filed auxiliary request 4 - could have been presented at first instance proceedings (no)

Application title

Holographic Security Device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T173814.20160624

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 425.387K)
J 0007/15 (Re-establishment of rights) of 12.10.2016

Online on

02.12.2016

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

12.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 3/087
B22F 3/11
B22F 3/12
B22F 3/15
B22F 3/16
B22F 3/17

Application no.

10729366.4

Keywords

Re-establishment of rigths - payment of renewal fee - all due care by the applicant (yes) - isolated mistake with a normally satisfactory system

Application title

MULTILEVEL PARTS FROM AGGLOMERATED SPHERICAL METAL POWDER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J000715.20161012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 391.262K)
J 0008/15 (Re-establishment of rights) of 12.10.2016

Online on

02.12.2016

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

12.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 3/16
B22F 3/11
B22F 3/12
B22F 3/15
B22F 3/17
C22C 33/02

Application no.

10729365.6

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - payment of renewal fee
Re-establishment of rights - all due care by the applicant (yes)
Re-establishment of rights - isolated mistake within a normally satisfactory monitoring system

Application title

METHOD FOR THE MANUFACTURE OF A METAL PART

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J000815.20161012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.515K)
R 0005/16 (Petition clearly unallowable) of 24.10.2016

Online on

02.12.2016

Board

EBA

Decision date

24.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 24/08

Application no.

07700163.4

Keywords

Fundamental violation of the right to be heard (no)

Application title

LAYERED ADHESIVE CONSTRUCTION WITH ADHESIVE LAYERS HAVING DIFFERENT HYDROCOLLOID COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:R000516.20161024

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.274K)
T 1196/12 (Immunogenic composition/NOVARTIS) of 5.7.2016

Online on

02.12.2016

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

5.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/39
A61P 31/00

Application no.

02767756.6

Keywords

Inventive step - main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 6 (no)

Application title

Vaccines comprising aluminium adjuvants and histidine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T119612.20160705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.854K)
T 1961/12 (Storing and accessing personal location-based information/NOKIA) of 10.11.2016

Online on

02.12.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/20
H04Q 7/32

Application no.

03760098.8

Keywords

Novelty - all requests (no)

Application title

A method and device for storing and accessing personal information

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T196112.20161110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.953K)
T 2103/14 () of 29.11.2016

Online on

02.12.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01M 13/04

Application no.

00916937.6

Keywords

Schwerwiegender Verfahrensmangel - mündliche Verhandlung nicht anberaumt
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (ja)

Application title

ÖLABSCHEIDER ZUR ENTÖLUNG VON KURBELGEHÄUSE-ENTLÜFTUNGSGASEN EINER BRENNKRAFTMASCHINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T210314.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 255.749K)
T 1931/16 (Patient self-care device/NOVO NORDISK) of 29.11.2016

Online on

02.12.2016

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

05801403.6

Keywords

-

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SELF- MANAGEMENT OF A DISEASE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T193116.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 219.819K)
T 1921/12 () of 26.10.2016

Online on

01.12.2016

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

26.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24B 31/00
B23F 19/00
F16H 55/06

Application no.

04753821.0

Keywords

Correction of errors in the granted patent by the Examining Division (see points 2 and 3)
Public access to decisions correcting the patent after grant (see point 3.6)
Fundamental procedural defect - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

SUPERFINISHING LARGE PLANETARY GEAR SYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T192112.20161026

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 566.235K)
T 1902/14 () of 28.6.2016

Online on

01.12.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

28.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60J 7/00

Application no.

11159575.7

Keywords

Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) auxiliary request 1
Amendments - added subject-matter (no) auxiliary request 2
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 2 (yes)

Application title

Shade apparatus for vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T190214.20160628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 430.465K)
T 0236/15 () of 25.11.2016

Online on

01.12.2016

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 13/24

Application no.

07728664.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - filed within time limit (no)
Re-establishment of rights - all due care (no)

Application title

CONNECTION DEVICE FOR ELECTRICAL OR ELECTRONIC CONNECTIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T023615.20161125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.695K)

November 2016

T 0773/12 (Bimodal dispersions/DOW) of 21.9.2016

Online on

30.11.2016

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

21.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 125/10
D21H 19/58
C09D 113/02

Application no.

02723055.6

Keywords

Inventive step - auxiliary request 2 (no)
Late-filed requests A and B
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

BIMODAL AQUEOUS POLYMER DISPERSIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T077312.20160921

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 371.347K)
T 0116/15 (Aufbereitung von Abwasser/BAUER) of 18.11.2016

Online on

30.11.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C02F 3/32
B01D 1/00

Application no.

09001327.7

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - Gegenstand geht über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der ursprünglich eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)

Application title

Anlage und Verfahren zur Aufbereitung und Entsorgung von salz- und ölhaltigem Abwasser

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T011615.20161118

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 312.363K)
R 0011/14 (Petition for review) of 23.9.2016

Online on

29.11.2016

Board

EBA

Decision date

23.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16K 5/10

Application no.

06742464.8

Keywords

Petition for review (not allowable)
Violation of Art. 112a(2)(c) and (d) EPC (No)

Application title

A control valve

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:R001114.20160923

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.880K)
R 0002/16 (Antrag auf Überprüfung) of 28.10.2016

Online on

29.11.2016

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23J 3/08
A23L 1/00
A23C 9/142
A23J 1/20

Application no.

05782792.5

Keywords

Antrag auf Überprüfung (offensichtlich nicht begründet)
Verstoß gegen Art.112a(2)c) (nein)

Application title

VORRICHTUNG UND EIN VERFAHREN ZUR MIKROPARTIKULIERUNG VON FILTRATIONSRETENTATEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:R000216.20161028

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.587K)
T 1279/12 () of 27.10.2016

Online on

29.11.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/06

Application no.

04076819.4

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)
Binding effect of earlier appeal decision after remittal

Application title

Apparatus for breaking tissue connections in poultry suspended by the feet

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T127912.20161027

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.125K)
T 2413/12 () of 20.10.2016

Online on

29.11.2016

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

20.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F28D 1/03
F28F 3/04

Application no.

03250318.7

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Summons to oral proceedings - continuation of proceedings without duly summoned party

Application title

Automotive heat exchanger

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T241312.20161020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.550K)
T 1553/13 () of 23.11.2016

Online on

29.11.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01N 3/035
F01N 3/28
F01N 13/18

Application no.

08716627.8

Keywords

Beschwerde nicht fristgerecht eingelegt

Application title

ABGASANLAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T155313.20161123

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 243.867K)
T 2227/13 () of 23.9.2016

Online on

29.11.2016

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23D 9/00
A23C 11/02
A23C 19/09
A23C 20/00
A23L 1/29
A23L 1/30

Application no.

08766864.6

Keywords

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

Application title

VEGETABLE FAT BLEND AND EDIBLE PRODUCTS CONTAINING SUCH A FAT BLEND

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T222713.20160923

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 472.169K)
T 0327/15 () of 5.10.2016

Online on

29.11.2016

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

5.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/18
A61M 1/16
B01D 61/24
B01D 63/02

Application no.

05768322.9

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - appealed decision reasoned
(no) - reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - fundamental
deficiency in first instance proceedings (yes)

Application title

POLYSULFONE HEMODIALYZER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T032715.20161005

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 353.399K)
T 0992/11 (Modifying software/EXTREME NETWORKS) of 25.10.2016

Online on

28.11.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

25.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/445

Application no.

05775076.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MODIFYING SOFTWARE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T099211.20161025

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.022K)
T 1928/11 () of 23.11.2016

Online on

28.11.2016

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

23.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01F 1/84
G01N 9/00

Application no.

04797605.5

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

MESSAUFNEHMER VOM VIBRATIONSTYP

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T192811.20161123

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 321.119K)
T 2210/12 () of 7.10.2016

Online on

28.11.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 39/02
B23P 23/00
B29C 65/78
B23P 21/00
B26D 1/38
B29C 65/00
B29C 65/48

Application no.

05007505.0

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)
offenkundige Vorbenutzung (ja)
Geheimhaltungsverpflichtung (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Stanzen und Schweissen oder Kleben von Werkstücken

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T221012.20161007

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 341.109K)
T 0691/15 () of 27.9.2016

Online on

28.11.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24D 1/02
A24D 1/00

Application no.

01992470.3

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

PROCESS FOR PRODUCING SMOKING ARTICLES WITH REDUCED IGNITION PROCLIVITY CHARACTERISTICS AND PRODUCTS MADE ACCORDING TO SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T069115.20160927

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 371.461K)
D 0006/16 () of 11.11.2016

Online on

25.11.2016

Board

DBA

Decision date

11.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:D000616.20161111

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.121K)
T 1741/12 (Head assignment for tape lamination machine/BOEING) of 3.11.2016

Online on

25.11.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

3.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/4093
G05B 19/4097
G05B 19/4099
B29C 70/30
B65H 81/00

Application no.

06256522.1

Keywords

Inventive step (main and first to fifth auxiliary requests)
Inventive step - no
Admissibility (sixth to ninth auxiliary requests) - no

Application title

Head assignment modeling and simulation for a Multiple Head Tape Lamination Machine.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T174112.20161103

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.790K)
T 1265/13 (Biological sample storage/BIOMATRICA) of 26.10.2016

Online on

25.11.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01L 3/00
C12Q 1/68
G01S 13/00
G06K 19/07

Application no.

05778182.5

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 4 - amended claims relating to unsearched subject-matter
Right to be heard - non-attendance at oral proceedings
Auxiliary requests 5 to 9 - lack of clarity of the claims

Application title

INTEGRATION OF SAMPLE STORAGE AND SAMPLE MANAGEMENT FOR LIFE SCIENCE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T126513.20161026

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.395K)
T 1107/15 () of 28.10.2016

Online on

25.11.2016

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/34
C22C 27/02
C22F 1/18
H01L 21/28
H01L 21/285
C22F 1/00

Application no.

10777652.8

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)

Application title

TANTALUM SPUTTERING TARGET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T110715.20161028

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 263.697K)
T 2047/15 () of 5.10.2016

Online on

25.11.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

5.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 22/48

Application no.

10844555.2

Keywords

Main Request- Inventive step -(no)
Auxiliary Requests- not admitted

Application title

SEATBELT RETRACTOR AND SEATBELT DEVICE PROVIDED WITH SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T204715.20161005

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.140K)
T 2123/11 () of 12.10.2016

Online on

24.11.2016

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

12.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 19/00

Application no.

06851704.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR TRACKING AIRCRAFT COMPONENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T212311.20161012

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 291.869K)
T 1581/12 (Outer membrane protein immunogen Neisseria/GLAXOSMITHKLINE) of 15.9.2016

Online on

24.11.2016

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/31
C07K 14/22
C07K 16/12
C12Q 1/68
A61K 39/095
G01N 33/50

Application no.

05077865.3

Keywords

Main Request - admissibility (yes);
Main Request - meets all requirements of the EPC (yes)

Application title

Neisseria antigens and compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T158112.20160915

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 557.562K)
T 1678/12 (Composition pour la décoloration et la coloration / L'OREAL) of 5.10.2016

Online on

24.11.2016

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

5.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61Q 5/10

Application no.

06116140.2

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

Composition pour la décoloration et la Coloration simultanées des fibres kératiniques comprenant un colorant anionique ou non ionique et un polymère associatif

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T167812.20161005

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 363.407K)
T 1954/12 (Recombinant vitamin K epoxide reductase/UNIVERSITY NORTH CAROLINA) of 27.10.2016

Online on

24.11.2016

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/68
C12N 9/04

Application no.

07109353.8

Keywords

Main Request - meets all requirements of the EPC (yes)

Application title

Cells coexpressing vitamin K reductase and vitamin K dependent protein and use thereof to improve the productivity of said vitamin K dependent protein

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T195412.20161027

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 475.580K)
T 2004/12 () of 14.10.2016

Online on

24.11.2016

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 75/58
B65D 77/20
B65D 75/30

Application no.

06114576.9

Keywords

Late filed evidence - admitted (no)
Inventive step - main and first auxiliary request (no); second auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Peelable vacuum skin packages

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T200412.20161014

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 411.054K)
T 1237/13 () of 27.9.2016

Online on

24.11.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

27.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 27/22
B23B 27/16
B23D 77/02

Application no.

07705087.0

Keywords

Amendments
Inventive step

Application title

A CUTTING INSERT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T123713.20160927

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.251K)
T 2401/13 (Pop-up window/PHILIPS) of 13.10.2016

Online on

24.11.2016

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

13.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

07826672.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (no): obvious implementation of an administrative rule

Application title

Clinician decision support system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T240113.20161013

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.870K)
T 0320/15 () of 15.9.2016

Online on

24.11.2016

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.9.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B32B 9/04
B32B 15/20
B32B 37/00
C04B 35/536
F16J 15/12

Application no.

07730944.1

Keywords

Droit d'être entendu - vice substantiel de procédure (non)
Moyens invoqués tardivement - recevables (non)
Activité inventive - requête principale (non)
Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire 1 (non)
Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire 2 (oui)

Application title

JOINTS D'ETANCHEITE MULTICOUCHES GRAPHITE SOUPLE/METAL ADAPTES A DES CONDITIONS DE SERVICE A HAUTE TEMPERATURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T032015.20160915

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 494.144K)
T 0210/13 (Touch-sensitive panel/ELO) of 22.9.2016

Online on

23.11.2016

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

22.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048
G06F 3/043

Application no.

08290067.1

Keywords

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

Application title

Touch-sensitive panel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T021013.20160922

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 286.318K)
T 0351/13 () of 3.11.2016

Online on

23.11.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01D 5/04
D02G 1/12

Application no.

05739043.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

CELLULOSE ACETATE TOW AND METHOD OF MAKING SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T035113.20161103

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.777K)
T 0398/13 () of 29.9.2016

Online on

23.11.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

29.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66C 23/70
E04G 21/04

Application no.

08152672.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Boom for the distribution of concrete for work vehicles and relative production method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T039813.20160929

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 407.545K)
T 1369/13 () of 20.10.2016

Online on

23.11.2016

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

20.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G02B 23/26
G02B 6/06
A61B 1/00

Application no.

07731440.9

Keywords

Activité inventive - après modification
Activité inventive - (oui)
Vice substantiel de procédure - (non)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours - (non)

Application title

DISPOSITIF ET PROCEDE D'ENDOSCOPIE POUR UNE OBSERVATION SIMULTANEE DE PLUSIEURS ZONES D'INTERET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T136913.20161020

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Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 377.903K)
T 1496/13 (Jetness/CABOT) of 18.4.2016

Online on

23.11.2016

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

18.4.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09C 1/56
C08K 3/04

Application no.

06759836.7

Keywords

Amendments - extension of the protection conferred (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious modified product

Application title

CARBON BLACKS AND POLYMERS CONTAINING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T149613.20160418

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 467.019K)
T 2374/13 (Molecular imprinted contact lenses/AUBURN) of 20.7.2016

Online on

23.11.2016

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

20.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 487/04
A61K 31/5025
A61P 3/04

Application no.

06734512.4

Keywords

Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant
Main request, auxiliary requests 1 and 2: sufficiency of disclosure - undue burden (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Contact drug delivery system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T237413.20160720

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 398.805K)
T 1060/11 () of 11.10.2016

Online on

22.11.2016

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

11.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/06
H01L 33/00
H01J 1/312
H01J 9/02

Application no.

03744009.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

QUANTUM DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T106011.20161011

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.538K)
T 2562/11 () of 7.11.2016

Online on

22.11.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

7.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21D 24/10
G05B 19/18

Application no.

06722642.3

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - mangelnde Patentierbarkeit (nein)
Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Einspruchsgründe - Gegenstand geht über den Inhalt der früheren Anmeldung hinaus (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - zugelassen (nein)
Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung
Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - Einwand hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR STEUERUNG UND REGELUNG VON SERVO-ELEKTRISCHEN ZIEHKISSEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T256211.20161107

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 385.268K)
T 0772/12 (Detection of renal tubular cell injury/CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL AND … of 16.6.2016

Online on

22.11.2016

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

16.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/68

Application no.

04758356.2

Keywords

Summons to oral proceedings - non-attendance of party
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

A METHOD AND KIT FOR DETECTING THE EARLY ONSET OF RENAL TUBULAR CELL INJURY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T077212.20160616

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 433.507K)
T 0628/14 () of 30.6.2016

Online on

22.11.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60S 5/04
B60C 29/06
B29C 73/16

Application no.

08158282.7

Keywords

Exercise of opposition division's discretion not to admit late-filed documents - (confirmed)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Kit for inflating and repairing inflatable articles, in particular tyres

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T062814.20160630

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.570K)
T 0750/11 (BASF SE / INVISTA Technologies) of 3.3.2016

Online on

21.11.2016

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

3.3.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 253/10
C07C 255/04

Application no.

05701204.9

Keywords

Hauptantrag: Änderungen veranlasst durch Einspruchsgrund - Änderungen zulässig (ja) - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Klarheit (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung (nein)
Hilfsantrag I - Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON DINITRILEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T075011.20160303

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 413.191K)
T 2475/11 (Brandgeschützte Verbundsysteme) of 5.4.2016

Online on

21.11.2016

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

5.4.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09K 21/14
C04B 26/26
C04B 28/26
C04B 26/16

Application no.

04740708.5

Keywords

Hauptantrag - Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

FEUERHEMMENDES BRANDSCHUTZELEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T247511.20160405

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 393.191K)
T 1809/12 (Industrial control and monitoring method/ROCKWELL) of 21.10.2016

Online on

21.11.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/048

Application no.

03025567.3

Keywords

Inventive step (all requests)
Inventive step - (no)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee - (no)

Application title

Industrial control and monitoring method and system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T180912.20161021

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.035K)
T 2035/14 () of 9.11.2016

Online on

21.11.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 13/58
B60T 8/17
B60T 13/68

Application no.

10174896.0

Keywords

Eindeutigkeit eines mangelhaften Abbuchungsauftrags (ja)
Rückzahlung der Wiedereinsetzungsgebühr (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zum Betrieb einer Bremseinrichtung für ein hydraulisch gebremstes Zugfahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T203514.20161109

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 253.456K)
J 0015/16 () of 11.11.2016

Online on

17.11.2016

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

11.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60
G07F 19/00

Application no.

03808202.0

Keywords

No statement of grounds
Appeal inadmissible

Application title

SECURE ELECTRONIC PAYMENT MESSAGING SYSTEM WITH RECONCILABLE FINALITY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J001516.20161111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.485K)
T 2547/12 (Reducing bone fracture /ELI LILLY) of 22.7.2016

Online on

17.11.2016

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

22.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/29
A61P 19/08

Application no.

10180447.4

Keywords

Sole request: requirements of EPC met (yes)

Application title

Method of increasing bone toughness and stiffness and reducing fractures

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T254712.20160722

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 302.105K)
T 1738/13 () of 6.9.2016

Online on

17.11.2016

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 297/08
C08L 23/06
C08L 23/08

Application no.

05808420.3

Keywords

Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - Main request (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - First auxiliary request (yes)
Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - First auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

POLYETHYLENE MOLDING COMPOSITION FOR COATING STEEL PIPES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T173813.20160906

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.540K)
T 1802/13 (Brain stimulation/CLEVELAND) of 10.11.2016

Online on

17.11.2016

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

05794215.3

Keywords

Oral proceedings - non-attendance of appellant
Inventive step of "mixed invention"
Inventive step - (no): no technical effect derivable from the manner in which information is presented

Application title

Method and system for creating deep brain stimulation models

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T180213.20161110

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.688K)
D 0003/16 () of 25.8.2016

Online on

16.11.2016

Board

DBA

Decision date

25.8.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:D000316.20160825

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 42.812K)
D 0005/16 () of 25.8.2016

Online on

16.11.2016

Board

DBA

Decision date

25.8.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:D000516.20160825

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.255K)
D 0007/16 () of 25.8.2016

Online on

16.11.2016

Board

DBA

Decision date

25.8.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:D000716.20160825

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 51.630K)
T 0792/12 () of 14.9.2016

Online on

16.11.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

14.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 7/10

Application no.

07008152.6

Keywords

Novelty - main request, auxiliary request 3 (no); auxiliary requests 5 and 11 (yes)
Amendments - added subject matter
Amendments - auxiliary requests 1, 2 and 4 (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 5 (no); auxiliary request 11 (yes)
Substantial procedural violation - appealed decision sufficiently reasoned (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
"Interruption by the Board of a party's pleading - impartiality (Point 2.1 to 2.3)"

Application title

Exhaust manifold for internal combustion engine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T079212.20160914

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 548.328K)
T 2061/12 () of 19.10.2016

Online on

16.11.2016

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

19.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B25C 1/08
F17C 13/04
F16L 29/02
F16K 1/30

Application no.

02805369.2

Keywords

Opposition - formée et recevable (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

CARTOUCHE DE GAZ COMPRIME POUR APPAREIL DE FIXATION A RECCORD INTEGRE D ETANCHEITE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T206112.20161019

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 408.374K)
T 2143/12 (Ohreinsatz/SIEMENS AUDIOLOGISCHE TECHNIK) of 7.9.2016

Online on

16.11.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

05001144.4

Keywords

Antrag eingereicht in der mündlichen Verhandlung - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Ohreinsatz für Hörgeräte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T214312.20160907

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 270.215K)
T 2198/12 (Lebenszeichentelegramm/SIEMENS) of 27.10.2016

Online on

16.11.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/042
G06F 11/00

Application no.

06011855.1

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zum Betrieb eines Automatisierungssystems, Kommunikationsteilnehmer und Automatisierungssystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T219812.20161027

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 321.867K)
T 1285/13 (miR-1/MAX-PLANCK-GESELLSCHAFT) of 20.10.2016

Online on

16.11.2016

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

20.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/11
A61K 48/00

Application no.

02782801.1

Keywords

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

MICRO-RNA MOLECULES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T128513.20161020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 365.980K)
T 1361/11 () of 23.9.2016

Online on

15.11.2016

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

23.9.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G07F 7/00
E04H 6/14
G07B 15/00

Application no.

07731071.2

Keywords

Activité inventive - requête principale (non)
Activité inventive - requêtes subsidiaires (non)

Application title

PROCÉDÉ ET SYSTÈME DE TRANSPORT COLLECTIF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T136111.20160923

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 417.039K)
T 0427/12 () of 6.10.2016

Online on

15.11.2016

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/00

Application no.

07763115.8

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

MULTIUSER WELLNESS PARAMETER MONITORING SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T042712.20161006

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.667K)
T 0891/12 () of 12.10.2016

Online on

15.11.2016

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

12.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/00
A61M 25/10
A61F 2/06

Application no.

04811126.4

Keywords

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Catheter tip

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T089112.20161012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.615K)
T 1101/12 () of 13.10.2016

Online on

15.11.2016

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

13.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/20
H01L 21/02

Application no.

06124375.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Method of forming highly orientated silicon film, method of manufacturing three-dimensional semiconductor device, and three-dimensional semiconductor device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T110112.20161013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.653K)
T 2079/12 () of 8.11.2016

Online on

15.11.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

8.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01M 13/02
G05D 16/06
F16K 7/17

Application no.

10155334.5

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Patentansprüche - Deutlichkeit (ja)
Neuheit - nach Änderung
Neuheit - (ja)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

Druckregelventil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T207912.20161108

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 272.004K)
T 1050/13 () of 8.11.2016

Online on

15.11.2016

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.11.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61M 5/168

Application no.

07825823.3

Keywords

Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
recevabilité du recours - requête implicite

Application title

DISPOSITIF MÉDICAL POUR L'ADMINISTRATION D'UNE SOLUTION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T105013.20161108

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 305.131K)
T 1900/13 () of 1.7.2016

Online on

15.11.2016

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

1.7.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61G 13/08
A61G 13/10

Application no.

07015262.4

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)

Application title

Operationstisch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T190013.20160701

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 708.603K)
T 0875/15 () of 14.7.2016

Online on

15.11.2016

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

14.7.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 1/28
B62D 15/02
B66C 19/00
B66F 9/06
B66C 13/48

Application no.

08000600.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 6, 8) NEIN (Hilfsantrag 9) JA

Application title

Portalhubstapler mit automatischer Lenkung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T087515.20160714

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 376.301K)
T 1634/15 (CODIS core STR loci forensic human identification/PROMEGA) of 14.10.2016

Online on

15.11.2016

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

14.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

99965030.2

Keywords

Main and sole request (claims as granted) - novelty (no)
Referral of question to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

Application title

MULTIPLEX AMPLIFICATION OF SHORT TANDEM REPEAT LOCI

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T163415.20161014

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 389.154K)
T 2546/11 () of 25.10.2016

Online on

14.11.2016

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

25.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01H 37/54
H01H 1/50

Application no.

99100553.9

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Temperaturabhängiger Schalter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T254611.20161025

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 284.030K)
T 1118/12 (Immune-compromised patient/GLAXOSMITHKLINE) of 1.3.2016

Online on

14.11.2016

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

1.3.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/116

Application no.

02806591.0

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Glycoconjugate vaccines for use in immune-compromised populations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T111812.20160301

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 385.734K)
T 1383/12 () of 20.9.2016

Online on

14.11.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02M 31/13

Application no.

03758110.5

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal
Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

MODULE FOR HEATING THE INTAKE GASES OF AN AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE, WITH INTEGRATED ELECTRONIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T138312.20160920

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.149K)
T 1815/12 () of 12.8.2016

Online on

14.11.2016

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

12.8.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 45/26
B29C 45/27
B29L 11/00
B29D 11/02
B29C 33/00

Application no.

05803636.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Apparatus for injection moulding an intraocular lens device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T181512.20160812

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 389.840K)
T 1618/13 (NON-ISOTOPIC DETECTION OF OSTEOBLASTIC ACTIVITY IN VIVO USING … of 16.6.2016

Online on

14.11.2016

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

16.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 49/00

Application no.

01986230.9

Keywords

All request - Article 84 EPC (no)

Application title

NON-ISOTOPIC DETECTION OF OSTEOBLASTIC ACTIVITY IN VIVO USING MODIFIED BISPHOSPHONATES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T161813.20160616

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 401.308K)
T 0289/14 (Bonded carboxymethylcellulose / M-REAL OYJ) of 28.9.2016

Online on

14.11.2016

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 17/25

Application no.

99918016.9

Keywords

Added matter (main request) : yes
Inventive step (auxiliary requests 1 and 2) : no
Inventive step - obvious alternative
Added matter (auxiliary requests 3 to 5) : yes

Application title

A method for producing a fiber product

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T028914.20160928

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 422.036K)
T 0353/14 () of 15.9.2016

Online on

14.11.2016

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

15.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05K 7/20
F28D 19/04

Application no.

07115828.1

Keywords

Novelty - internet disclosure
Novelty - availability to the public (no)

Application title

Apparatus and method for cooling a space in a data center by means of recirculation air

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T035314.20160915

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.810K)
T 1575/11 (Vulnerability detection/MICROSOFT) of 20.10.2016

Online on

11.11.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

20.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/445

Application no.

04014752.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Automatic detection and patching of vulnerable files

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T157511.20161020

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.678K)
T 1890/11 () of 20.9.2016

Online on

11.11.2016

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

20.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 5/04
G02B 5/08
G02B 3/00
G02B 23/04
G01B 11/14
G01C 1/02

Application no.

05814475.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

Application title

FERNROHR UND PANFOKAL-FERNROHR MIT PLANKONVEX- ODER PLANKONKAVLINSE UND DAMIT VERBUNDENEM UMLENKMITTEL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T189011.20160920

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 544.820K)
T 0998/12 () of 27.9.2016

Online on

11.11.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

27.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23B 27/14

Application no.

99890086.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Mit der Beschwerdebegründung eingereichter Antrag - Hilfsanträge 2-4 - Anträge wurden im Einspruchsverfahren explizit zurückgenommen
Änderungen - Hilfsanträge 5-9
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (ja)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - Hilfsantrag 10 - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

Schneideinsatz für Zerspanungswerkzeuge

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T099812.20160927

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 377.682K)
T 2231/12 (Darstellung von Automatisierungsprozessen/SIEMENS) of 14.10.2016

Online on

11.11.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/042

Application no.

03029426.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Web-basierte Darstellung von Automatisierungsprozessen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T223112.20161014

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 277.707K)
T 0416/13 (Dust eliminator / LG) of 27.10.2016

Online on

11.11.2016

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/20
H05K 7/20

Application no.

08166773.5

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 1 (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 2 (yes)

Application title

Dust eliminator for computer and control method thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T041613.20161027

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.820K)
T 1646/13 (Composition oxydante pour le traitement des fibres kératiniques … of 25.5.2016

Online on

11.11.2016

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

25.5.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/898
A61Q 5/10
A61Q 5/04

Application no.

02292747.9

Keywords

Documents recevables (oui)
Requête principale - Activité inventive (oui)

Application title

Composition oxydante pour le traitement des fibres kératiniques comprenant une silicone aminée particulière

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T164613.20160525

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 375.781K)
T 0569/14 (Tapetensubstrat / GLATFELTER DRESDEN) of 21.7.2016

Online on

11.11.2016

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

21.7.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 27/20
D21H 27/38
B32B 29/00

Application no.

07803541.7

Keywords

Ausführbarkeit (Hauptantrag) : nein
Zulässigkeit des Hilfsantrags 6 : nein

Application title

Tapetensubstrat und Verfahren zu seiner Herstellung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T056914.20160721

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 427.749K)
T 1555/14 () of 2.11.2016

Online on

11.11.2016

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

2.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01D 5/18

Application no.

02253253.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Turbine airfoil with single aft flowing three pass serpentine cooling circuit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T155514.20161102

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.942K)
T 1196/15 (Puncturing pattern/SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS) of 18.10.2016

Online on

11.11.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

18.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/11

Application no.

09153078.2

Keywords

Amendments - third auxiliary request (not allowable)
Amendments - fifth auxiliary request (allowable)
Claims - clarity
Claims - fifth auxiliary request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Method and apparatus for channel encoding and decoding in a communication system using low-density parity-check codes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T119615.20161018

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 517.656K)
T 0050/14 (Kompensation von Beschleunigungsstörgrößen/WIPOTEC) of 6.10.2016

Online on

09.11.2016

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

6.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01G 23/12

Application no.

06742234.5

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

WÄGEVORRICHTUNG, INSBESONDERE MEHRSPUR-WÄGEVORRICHTUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T005014.20161006

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 320.130K)
R 0001/15 (Antrag auf Überprüfung) of 3.6.2016

Online on

08.11.2016

Board

EBA

Decision date

3.6.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01F 23/284
H05K 5/06

Application no.

98104762.4

Keywords

Antrag auf Überprüfung (nicht begründet)
Verstoß gegen Art.112a(2)c) (nein)

Application title

Elektronisches Gerät für den Einsatz in explosionsgefährdeten Bereichen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:R000115.20160603

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.083K)
T 1110/11 () of 20.9.2016

Online on

08.11.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23Q 1/00
B23B 19/02

Application no.

02762966.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

SPINDLE DEVICE OF MACHINE TOOL AND METHOD OF REPLACING SPINDLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T111011.20160920

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.549K)
T 1406/12 (Synchronizing a control signal of a slave follower with a master … of 28.10.2016

Online on

08.11.2016

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

28.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/414

Application no.

08869139.9

Keywords

Inventive step - main and first auxiliary requests (no)
Clarity - first and second auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Methods and systems for synchronizing a control signal of a slave follower with a master source

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T140612.20161028

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.062K)
T 0918/14 () of 2.11.2016

Online on

08.11.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

2.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02B 75/04
H02K 7/18

Application no.

08775256.4

Keywords

Erklärung nach Artikel 17(2) a) PCT - unvollständige Recherche
Zusätzliche Recherche
Ermessensentscheidung nach Regel 137(3) EPÜ
Schwerwiegender Verfahrensfehler (ja)
Zurückverweisung (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (ja)

Application title

FREIKOLBENVORRICHTUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUR STEUERUNG UND/ODER REGELUNG EINER FREIKOLBENVORRICHTUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T091814.20161102

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 362.546K)
T 0745/11 (Erstellen eines Lageplans/S-Y SYSTEMS) of 28.10.2016

Online on

07.11.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

28.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 17/50

Application no.

04740816.6

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Erstellen eines Lageplans für einen Leitungssatz, insbesondere für ein Kraftfahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T074511.20161028

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 387.456K)
T 2316/13 () of 6.10.2016

Online on

07.11.2016

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

6.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09J 175/00
C08G 18/10
C08G 18/76

Application no.

07703176.3

Keywords

Neuheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

KLEB-/DICHTSTOFFZUSAMMENSETZUNG MIT DOPPELTEM HÄRTUNGSMECHANISMUS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T231613.20161006

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 419.101K)
T 0104/12 (Metadata-based query/SAP) of 8.9.2016

Online on

03.11.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

8.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

04740649.1

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Metadata based query

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T010412.20160908

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.465K)
T 0697/12 () of 29.9.2016

Online on

03.11.2016

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

29.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/786
H01P 1/15

Application no.

06786943.8

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR USE IN IMPROVING LINEARITY OF MOSFETS USING AN ACCUMULATED CHARGE SINK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T069712.20160929

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.721K)
T 2278/13 () of 20.9.2016

Online on

03.11.2016

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

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

Application no.

06119897.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein, alle Anträge)

Application title

Biaxial orientierte Elektroisolierfolie

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T227813.20160920

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 494.883K)
T 1383/16 (Mousse à raser sans savon à base de n-acylsarcosinate et d'acide … of 25.10.2016

Online on

03.11.2016

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

25.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/04
A61K 8/31
A61K 8/36
A61K 8/44
A61Q 9/02

Application no.

07121861.4

Keywords

Recevabilité du recours - absence de mémoire de recours

Application title

Mousse à raser sans savon à base de n-acylsarcosinate et d'acide gras saturé linéaire libre; procédé de rasage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T138316.20161025

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D

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 220.425K)
T 0521/12 (Graphical interface for information retrieval and simulation/BOEING) of 2.6.2016

Online on

02.11.2016

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

2.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

03075856.9

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

Integrated management system for technical information

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T052112.20160602

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 448.325K)
T 0564/12 () of 14.9.2016

Online on

02.11.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

14.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24F 23/04

Application no.

04749206.1

Keywords

prior use (proven) - Main request (no)
Inventive step - Auxiliary request (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

Application title

SNUFF-BOX WITH LID

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T056412.20160914

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 511.479K)
T 0827/12 () of 6.10.2016

Online on

02.11.2016

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

6.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 5/02

Application no.

99204058.4

Keywords

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

Application title

A method of automatically milking and feeding animals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T082712.20161006

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 436.129K)
T 1689/12 () of 5.10.2016

Online on

02.11.2016

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 2/00
C23C 2/20
C23C 2/24
C23C 2/40

Application no.

05756220.9

Keywords

Main request - could have been maintained in first instance proceedings (yes) (see points 1.2 and 1.4)
Auxiliary request - addition of independent claims to the set of claims maintained in first instance - admissible (yes) - inventive (yes)
Reformatio in peius - maintained claims in a set with other (added) claims cannot be challenged by non-appealing opponent (point 2.2.2)

Application title

A DEVICE AND A METHOD FOR STABILIZING A METALLIC OBJECT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T168912.20161005

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 514.041K)
T 1319/14 () of 21.10.2016

Online on

02.11.2016

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

21.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C02F 1/44

Application no.

09352006.2

Keywords

Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui)

Application title

Installation et procédé de traitement d'eau pour dialyse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T131914.20161021

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 406.318K)
T 1659/15 () of 24.10.2016

Online on

02.11.2016

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

24.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/00

Application no.

07809885.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

EASE OF USE TISSUE REPAIR PATCH

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T165915.20161024

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.466K)

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