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.

April 2017

T 0810/10 (Tissue-forming structure/VBI TECHNOLOGIES) of 16.3.2017

Online on

28.04.2017

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

16.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/02
A61F 2/04
A61F 2/28
A61L 27/52
A61L 27/54
A61L 27/56

Application no.

99921398.6

Keywords

Novelty (no)
Inventive step - obvious alternative
Late-filed request - same amendment not admitted in first-instance proceedings

Application title

GUIDED DEVELOPMENT AND SUPPORT OF HYDROGEL-CELL COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T081010.20170316

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.144K)
T 1280/12 () of 31.3.2017

Online on

28.04.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

31.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01B 15/08
A01B 15/02

Application no.

05008257.7

Keywords

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit
Neuheit - Anspruch 1 (ja)

Application title

Boden führende Werkzeuge für Bodenbearbeitungsgeräte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T128012.20170331

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 320.960K)
T 1695/12 () of 9.3.2017

Online on

28.04.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.3.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B21C 51/00
G01N 19/08
B24B 33/055

Application no.

05819323.6

Keywords

Nouveauté - requête principale (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires produites tardivement - report de la procédure orale aurait été nécessaire
Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire (non)

Application title

PROCEDE ET DISPOSITIF D'INSPECTION D'UNE BANDE LAMINEE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T169512.20170309

Distribution

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Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 315.444K)
T 1879/13 () of 4.4.2017

Online on

28.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

4.4.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 49/00

Application no.

03757950.5

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (ja)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

VERWENDUNG EINES FÄRBEMITTELS ZUR ANFÄRBUNG VON DER AUGENLINSENKAPSEL ODER VON AN DER NETZHAUT DES AUGES ENTSTANDENEN MEMBRANEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T187913.20170404

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 287.409K)
T 2135/13 (Thermal cycling apparatus/LIFE TECHNOLOGIES) of 14.12.2016

Online on

28.04.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

14.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01L 7/00
C12Q 1/68

Application no.

04753774.1

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - conciseness (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - improvement not credible
Inventive step - non-obvious alternative
Substantial procedural violation - (no)

Application title

THERMAL CYCLING APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING THERMAL UNIFORMITY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T213513.20161214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 457.762K)
T 0863/14 () of 2.2.2017

Online on

28.04.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 51/02

Application no.

06765199.2

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 3 (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Late-filed request - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)

Application title

TWIST DRILL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T086314.20170202

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.013K)
T 2306/14 () of 10.3.2017

Online on

28.04.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B63H 25/38

Application no.

04740144.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Patent wie erteilt, Hilfsantrag 2, Hilfsantrag 4
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

RUDER FÜR SCHIFFE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T230614.20170310

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 345.801K)
T 0238/15 () of 16.2.2017

Online on

28.04.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

16.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16H 59/02

Application no.

02776737.5

Keywords

Neuheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit
Ausreichende Offenbarung
Änderungen
Verspätetes Vorbringen - offenkundige Vorbenutzung zugelassen (nein)

Application title

SIGNALGEBER ZUM EINSTELLEN DER BETRIEBSZUSTÄNDE EINER SELBSTTÄTIGEN SCHALTVORRICHTUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T023815.20170216

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 369.938K)
T 0951/15 (Hydrogen-rich mixture/SHELL) of 3.4.2017

Online on

28.04.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

3.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 3/16
C01B 3/52

Application no.

10709836.0

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (yes)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious solution

Application title

Process to prepare a hydrogen-rich gas mixture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T095115.20170403

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.380K)
T 1463/11 (Universal merchant platform / CardinalCommerce) of 29.11.2016

Online on

27.04.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

03760289.3

Keywords

Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Inventive step - consideration of requirements given to skilled person
Inventive step - non-technical prejudice (no
Inventive step - cannot affect assessment of inventive step)
Inventive step - technical prejudice in the art (yes
Inventive step - prima facie)
Inventive step - non-obvious combination of known features

Application title

UNIVERSAL MERCHANT PLATFORM FOR PAYMENT AUTHENTICATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T146311.20161129

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 371.387K)
T 1658/15 (Universal merchant platform II / Cardinalcommerce) of 29.11.2016

Online on

27.04.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 20/00

Application no.

10183825.8

Keywords

Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Inventive step - consideration of requirements given to skilled person
non-technical prejudice (no - cannot affect assessment of inventive step)
techncial prejudice in the art (yes - prima facie)
non-obvious combination of known features

Application title

Universal merchant platform for payment authentication

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T165815.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 377.181K)
T 1199/12 (Beschleunigerdispersion / CONSTRUCTION RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY GMBH … of 8.3.2017

Online on

26.04.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C04B 40/00

Application no.

06014696.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Dokument erstinstanzlich zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Stabile Spritzbetonbeschleunigerdispersion mit hohem Aktivstoffgehalt

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T119912.20170308

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 427.069K)
T 2000/12 () of 22.3.2017

Online on

26.04.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02K 5/02
H02K 5/08
H02K 7/102
H02K 7/08
H02K 5/173
B66B 11/04

Application no.

01940503.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsanträge 1-5 (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung Hilfsanträge 6-10 (ja)
Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - zugelassen (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

Aufzugantrieb mit tragenden Kunststoffteilen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T200012.20170322

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 381.221K)
T 0744/13 () of 18.4.2017

Online on

26.04.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

18.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/532
A61F 13/535
A61F 13/539
A61F 13/534
A61F 13/15

Application no.

03002677.7

Keywords

Withdrawal of approval of any text for maintenance of the patent

Application title

Comfortable diaper

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T074413.20170418

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 234.661K)
T 0747/14 () of 7.2.2017

Online on

26.04.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

7.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F26B 13/28
D21F 3/02

Application no.

03816537.9

Keywords

-

Application title

A PRESS APPARATUS FOR REMOVING WATER FROM A WEB

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T074714.20170207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.335K)
T 1200/15 () of 15.2.2017

Online on

26.04.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 31/02
A47J 31/10
A47J 31/40
A47J 31/42
A47J 31/44
A47J 41/00
A47G 19/14

Application no.

07718603.9

Keywords

Admissibility - late filed main request (no), auxiliary request (yes)
Added subject-matter - claims 1 to 4 of auxiliary request (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

DRIP FILTER COFFEE MAKER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T120015.20170215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.160K)
T 2212/16 () of 18.4.2017

Online on

26.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.4.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61Q 5/04
A61K 8/55
A61K 8/06
A61K 8/92

Application no.

04007165.6

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

Wellmittel für keratinische Fasern enthaltend Parfümöle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T221216.20170418

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 226.368K)
T 0259/13 (Phosphoramiditliganden/BASF) of 26.4.2016

Online on

24.04.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.4.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 31/02
C07C 45/50

Application no.

04790777.9

Keywords

Grundlage des Verfahrens - geändertes Vorbringen und Heranziehen erstinstanzlich nicht zugelassener Dokumente
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

STABILISIERUNG VON HYDROFORMYLIERUNGSKATALYSATOREN AUF BASIS VON PHOSPHORAMIDITLIGANDEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T025913.20160426

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 372.210K)
T 0561/14 (Flow distribution/UNIVATION) of 1.3.2017

Online on

24.04.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

1.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 8/18

Application no.

05730924.7

Keywords

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

Application title

Angular flow distribution head

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T056114.20170301

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 407.267K)
T 0751/14 () of 9.12.2016

Online on

24.04.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

9.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/20
B32B 38/06
A61F 13/15

Application no.

05018519.8

Keywords

Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Method for producing a composite elastic web and product obtained by the method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T075114.20161209

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 443.817K)
T 1985/15 () of 8.3.2017

Online on

24.04.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B64F 1/22

Application no.

09775959.1

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (nein)

Application title

AUTOMATISCHES SYSTEM ZUM MANÖVRIEREN VON LUFTFAHRZEUGEN AM BODEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T198515.20170308

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 289.512K)
T 1934/12 () of 15.3.2017

Online on

20.04.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/00

Application no.

05077540.2

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Late-filed request - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

Filleting machine for poultry

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T193412.20170315

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 403.841K)
T 1955/12 () of 22.3.2017

Online on

20.04.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

22.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/31

Application no.

03717859.7

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

A SYSTEM FOR MODIFICATION OF A DEVICE AND A DEVICE SUITABLE FOR MODIFICATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T195512.20170322

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 505.931K)
T 0568/14 () of 1.3.2017

Online on

20.04.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

1.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 7/04
C08L 75/04

Application no.

06825328.5

Keywords

Clarity in opposition proceedings
Added subject-matter
Sufficiency of disclosure
Novelty
Inventive step
Admission of inventive step attack
Admission of claim request

Application title

ANTI-FROST FILM ASSEMBLIES, METHOD OF MANUFACTURE, AND ARTICLES MADE THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T056814.20170301

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 553.035K)
T 0571/15 () of 9.3.2017

Online on

20.04.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

9.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 11/06
C08L 19/00

Application no.

03025206.8

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Ummantelte Gummipartikel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T057115.20170309

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 397.149K)
T 2023/11 (Computational expansion system/IMBERT) of 21.3.2017

Online on

19.04.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

21.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/445

Application no.

05774417.9

Keywords

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

Application title

COMPUTATIONAL EXPANSION SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T202311.20170321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 392.149K)
T 2137/12 (Composition oxydante/ L'OREAL) of 27.9.2016

Online on

19.04.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

27.9.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61Q 5/10
A61Q 5/04
A61Q 5/06
A61Q 5/08
A61K 8/04
A61K 8/37
A61K 8/22
A61K 8/23
A61K 8/81
A61K 8/87
A61K 8/88
A61K 8/85
A61K 8/41

Application no.

06291348.8

Keywords

Motifs d'opposition - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Motifs d'opposition - exposé insuffisant (non)
Activité inventive (oui)
Activité inventive - amélioration inattendue

Application title

Composition oxydante comprenant des composés insolubles, procédés mettant en oeuvre cette composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T213712.20160927

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 461.652K)
T 1607/13 (Methods of using FET labeled oligonucleotides that include a 3' 5 … of 26.1.2017

Online on

19.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 6/00
C12Q 1/68

Application no.

08153863.9

Keywords

Main Request - Amendments (no)
Auxiliary request 1 - Amendments (yes)
Auxiliary request 1 - Lack of disclosure and lack of clarity (no)
Auxiliary request 1 -Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Methods of using FET labeled oligonucleotides that include a 3' 5' exonuclease resistant quencher domain and compositions for practicing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T160713.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 515.619K)
T 2333/13 (Compositions cosmétiques contenant une silicone aminée et un agent … of 6.10.2016

Online on

19.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

6.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/73
A61K 8/81
A61K 8/86
A61K 8/898
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

02292781.8

Keywords

Requêtes principale et subsidiaire 1 - Nouveauté (non)
Requêtes et subsidiaires 2, 3 et 4 - Activité inventive (non)

Application title

Compositions cosmétiques contenant une silicone aminée et un agent conditionneur et leurs utilisations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T233313.20161006

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 479.453K)
T 0197/14 () of 5.4.2017

Online on

19.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/18
A61P 17/14
A61K 31/22
A61K 31/357
C07D 317/30
C07D 319/06

Application no.

04771825.9

Keywords

Basis of decision - revocation of the patent at request of the patent proprietor

Application title

COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR PROMOTING HAIR GROWTH

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T019714.20170405

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.629K)
T 2164/14 (DRY POWDER COMPOSITION COMPRISING CO-JET MILLED PARTICLES FOR … of 8.11.2016

Online on

19.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/14

Application no.

04768542.5

Keywords

Inventive step - All requests (no)

Application title

DRY POWDER COMPOSITION COMPRISING CO-JET MILLED PARTICLES FOR PULMONARY INHALATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T216414.20161108

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.254K)
T 0247/11 (Roasted cocoa beans/NESTEC) of 24.2.2017

Online on

18.04.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

24.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

99952637.9

Keywords

Main and sole request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

USE OF DNA IDENTIFICATION TECHNIQUES FOR THE DETERMINATION OF GENETIC MATERIAL OF COCOA IN FERMENTED OR ROASTED BEANS AND CHOCOLATE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T024711.20170224

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 413.729K)
T 2318/12 () of 29.3.2017

Online on

18.04.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

29.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/135
A61K 31/381

Application no.

04741204.4

Keywords

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

Application title

VERWENDUNG VON ROTIGOTIN ZUR BEHANDLUNG VON DEPRESSIONEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T231812.20170329

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 240.243K)
T 0174/14 () of 13.10.2016

Online on

18.04.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

13.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/40
A23L 1/29
A23L 1/314
A23L 1/22
A23L 1/325
A23L 1/237
A23P 1/02
A23P 1/08

Application no.

02754594.6

Keywords

Admission of fresh experimental evidence E8 to E10 (no)
Admission of third auxiliary request filed at the oral proceedings (yes)
Clarity (yes)
Amendments - extension of protection conferred (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Bouillon powder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T017414.20161013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 444.345K)
T 0306/14 () of 14.10.2016

Online on

18.04.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

14.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/40
A23L 1/29
A23L 1/314
A23L 1/22
A23L 1/325
A23L 1/237
A23P 1/02
A23P 1/08

Application no.

02750984.3

Keywords

Clarity (yes)
Amendments - extension of protection conferred (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Hard bouillon tablet

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T030614.20161014

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 452.327K)
T 1137/14 (Enzymes and pearlescent agent / P&G) of 31.5.2016

Online on

18.04.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

31.5.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/12
C11D 3/386
C11D 3/40
C11D 3/50
C11D 1/83

Application no.

08151863.1

Keywords

Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Method of cleaning laundry or hard surfaces

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T113714.20160531

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 419.435K)
T 1649/14 () of 20.1.2017

Online on

18.04.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 3/50
A21D 13/08
A23G 3/54
A21C 15/04
A21D 8/02
A21D 10/02
A21D 13/00

Application no.

07741278.1

Keywords

Prior use - admitted (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Stick shaped snack and process for producing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T164914.20170120

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 359.729K)
T 2123/14 (Composition cosmétique détergente comprenant quatre tensioactifs et … of 27.10.2016

Online on

18.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/39
A61K 8/44
A61K 8/46
A61K 8/60
A61K 8/92
A61Q 5/02
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

09306274.3

Keywords

Activité inventive - Toutes les requêtes (non)
Choix de l'état de la technique le plus proche

Application title

Composition cosmétique détergente comprenant quatre tensioactifs et un corps gras non siliconé

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T212314.20161027

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 393.815K)
T 0076/13 (Service platform for cellular telephony/ALCATEL) of 17.3.2017

Online on

13.04.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/06
G06F 17/30
G06F 19/00

Application no.

04770602.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Service platform for cellular telephony

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T007613.20170317

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 286.429K)
T 1199/13 () of 21.3.2017

Online on

13.04.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

21.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 13/16
F01N 13/20

Application no.

06821742.1

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - main request and auxiliary request

Application title

DISCHARGE EXHAUST MUFFLER TIP FOR VEHICLE ENGINES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T119913.20170321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.768K)
T 2022/11 () of 30.3.2017

Online on

12.04.2017

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/01

Application no.

96904562.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

MULTI-FORMAT AUDIO/VIDEO PRODUCTION SYSTEM WITH FRAME-RATE CONVERSION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T202211.20170330

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.880K)
T 1018/12 (OFDM channel quality measurement/APPLE) of 4.4.2017

Online on

12.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/20

Application no.

02767022.3

Keywords

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

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CHANNEL QUALITY MEASUREMENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T101812.20170404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 260.840K)
T 1097/12 (Multiple touches detection on touch interface/NOKIA) of 14.3.2017

Online on

12.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

14.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/041

Application no.

07764817.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

IMPROVEMENTS IN OR RELATING TO USER INTERFACES AND ASSOCIATED APPARATUS AND METHODS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T109712.20170314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.049K)
T 1277/12 () of 7.4.2017

Online on

12.04.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.4.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/22

Application no.

03739465.7

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Right to be heard - opportunity to comment (yes)

Application title

METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE STABILITY OF EMULSIONS AND STABILIZED EMULSIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T127712.20170407

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 253.046K)
T 0868/13 () of 9.3.2017

Online on

12.04.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

9.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/14
C08L 23/10

Application no.

05815558.1

Keywords

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

Application title

POLYOLEFINIC COMPOSITIONS HAVING GOOD WHITENING RESISTANCE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T086813.20170309

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.106K)
T 2006/13 () of 10.1.2017

Online on

12.04.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

10.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21G 1/00
D21G 9/00

Application no.

08863004.1

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)
Content of the Board's communication

Application title

METHOD FOR DEALING WITH FAULTS OCCURRING DURING THE MANUFACTURE OF A MATERIAL WEB

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T200613.20170110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 434.684K)
J 0023/14 (Re-establishment of rights) of 15.12.2016

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02M 5/458

Application no.

09736867.4

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights
point in time relevant for loss of rights in case of non-payment of renewal fee
all due care by the applicant (no)
independent cross-checking system (no)
isolated mistake within a normally satisfactory system (no)

Application title

INVERTER WITH COMMUTATION CIRCUIT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J002314.20161215

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.839K)
T 1137/12 () of 14.3.2017

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

14.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 9/10

Application no.

06001536.9

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) Main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 3

Application title

Bicycle sprocket assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T113712.20170314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.220K)
T 1596/12 () of 22.2.2017

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02P 9/30

Application no.

98966834.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Verfahren zum Betreiben einer Windenergieanlage sowie Windenergieanlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T159612.20170222

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 293.230K)
T 2425/12 () of 7.2.2017

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

7.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 8/08

Application no.

02712210.0

Keywords

Added subject-matter - main request and auxiliary request I (no)
Novelty - main request and auxiliary request I (no)
Admissibility of auxiliary request II filed during oral proceedings (no)

Application title

MEDICAL IMAGING AND NAVIGATION SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T242512.20170207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 382.761K)
T 0292/13 () of 1.12.2016

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

1.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/48
A61K 31/4745

Application no.

03731404.4

Keywords

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

Application title

ORAL PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION FOR SOFT CAPSULES CONTAINING VINORELBINE AND METHOD OF TREATMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T029213.20161201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 448.590K)
T 0489/13 () of 6.9.2016

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

6.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/20
A61K 9/22
A61K 9/36
A61K 31/4412
A61P 35/00

Application no.

06707141.5

Keywords

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)
Auxiliary request 1 - admitted (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Application title

PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION COMPRISING AN OMEGA-CARBOXYARYL SUBSTITUTED DIPHENYL UREA FOR THE TREATMENT OF CANCER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T048913.20160906

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 434.192K)
T 1152/13 () of 19.1.2017

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

19.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 214/26

Application no.

04775999.8

Keywords

Late-filed request - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

HIGH MELT FLOW FLUOROPOLYMER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T115213.20170119

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 510.888K)
T 1933/13 () of 25.1.2017

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

25.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08F 210/00
C10L 1/00
C10M 101/00

Application no.

04803502.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 7 (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge 1, 2, 4, 5 und 8
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hilfsanträge 3 und 6 (nein)

Application title

BRENNSTOFFÖLZUSAMMENSETZUNGEN MIT VERBESSERTEN KALTFLIESSEIGENSCHAFTEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T193313.20170125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 460.388K)
T 1941/13 () of 14.3.2017

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/16
A61K 31/505

Application no.

07729974.1

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

PROCESS FOR PREPARING SPRAY-DRIED FORMULATIONS OF TMC125

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T194113.20170314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.359K)
T 0357/14 (Microemulsion/KAO CORPORATION) of 20.12.2016

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/86
A61K 8/33

Application no.

05020527.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Main request - Amendments (yes)
Main request - Novelty (yes)
Main request - Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Microemulsion

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T035714.20161220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.977K)
T 2311/14 (Zeolite-containing hydrocarbon-converting catalyst/China Petroleum & … of 10.3.2017

Online on

11.04.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

10.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 29/42
C10G 11/05

Application no.

05733042.5

Keywords

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

Application title

A CATALYST CONTAINING ZEOLITE FOR HYDROCARBON CONVERTING AND PREPARATION THEREOF, AND A HYDROCARBON OIL CONVERTING METHOD USING SAID CATALYST

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T231114.20170310

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 442.022K)
T 1711/11 () of 9.11.2016

Online on

10.04.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

9.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 9/00

Application no.

02023745.9

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Internet Offenbarung

Application title

Prüfung von Bildaufnahmen von Personen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T171111.20161109

Distribution

D

Decision

PDF nicht verfügbar
T 2089/11 () of 7.3.2017

Online on

10.04.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

7.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

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

Application no.

05003106.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Elektrische Heizeinrichtung, insbesondere für ein Kraftfahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T208911.20170307

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 295.425K)
T 0191/12 () of 13.1.2017

Online on

10.04.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

13.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 21/00
G01R 21/06

Application no.

04077530.6

Keywords

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

Application title

System and method of measuring electric energy in an electric motor drive

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T019112.20170113

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.613K)
T 1173/12 () of 14.2.2017

Online on

10.04.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

14.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 27/14
B23B 27/00
B23C 5/20

Application no.

00125694.0

Keywords

-

Application title

Cutting tool of polycrystalline hard sintered material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T117312.20170214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.909K)
T 2178/12 () of 8.2.2017

Online on

10.04.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

8.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02M 25/07

Application no.

07014901.8

Keywords

Änderungen - Offenbarung durch Zeichnung
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)

Application title

Abgasrückführsystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T217812.20170208

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 352.209K)
T 2346/13 (Automatic field device service adviser/ROSEMOUNT) of 13.2.2017

Online on

10.04.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

13.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/418
G05B 23/02

Application no.

07838659.6

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request I (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request III (no)
Clarity - auxiliary request II (no)
Admissibility - auxiliary request IIa (no)

Application title

Automatic field device service adviser

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T234613.20170213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 337.657K)
T 1390/15 () of 9.2.2017

Online on

10.04.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 21/16

Application no.

04789094.2

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

ALUMINUM-COPPER-MAGNESIUM ALLOYS HAVING ANCILLARY ADDITIONS OF LITHIUM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T139015.20170209

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.494K)
T 0924/16 () of 5.4.2017

Online on

10.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.4.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 9/16
A61K 9/20
A61K 9/50

Application no.

06022985.3

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

Flupirtin umfassende Arzneimittelzubereitung mit kontrollierter Wirkstofffreisetzung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T092416.20170405

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 232.062K)
T 0044/12 () of 11.1.2017

Online on

07.04.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

11.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/168

Application no.

04256588.7

Keywords

Late filed request - admitted (yes)
Exceptions to patentability - (no)
Added subject-matter (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Syringe pump rapid occlusion detection system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T004412.20170111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.088K)
T 0284/12 (Tumor antigens/AVENTIS PASTEUR) of 31.3.2017

Online on

07.04.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

31.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/63
C07K 5/00
A61K 38/00

Application no.

03763065.4

Keywords

Main and sole request - sufficiency of disclosure (no);
Main and sole request - clarity (no)

Application title

TUMOR ANTIGENS BFA4 AND BCY1 FOR PREVENTION AND/OR TREATMENT OF CANCER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T028412.20170331

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 355.701K)
T 1543/12 () of 19.4.2016

Online on

07.04.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

19.4.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 229/26
A23K 1/16
A23K 1/175
A23K 1/00
C12P 13/08

Application no.

03001551.5

Keywords

Late submitted document - correct exercise of discretion (yes)
Right to be heard - opportunity to comment (yes)
Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (no)
Main request - Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Dry granulated product containing-L-lysine as main component

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T154312.20160419

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.220K)
T 0781/13 (Detergent composition comprising LAS and a hydratable material / … of 25.10.2016

Online on

07.04.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/06
C11D 1/22
C11D 3/10
C11D 3/02

Application no.

05018031.4

Keywords

Admissibility of the main request submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal (patent as granted) : (no) - not examined by the opposition division
Inventive step (First auxiliary request) : (no) (Seventh auxiliary request) : (no)
Admissibility of the Seventh auxiliary request filed at the oral proceedings : (yes)

Application title

A solid laundry detergent composition comprising alkyl benzene sulphonate and a hydratable material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T078113.20161025

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 526.372K)
T 2188/13 (Abrufbare Druckdatei/CORTADO) of 23.3.2017

Online on

07.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/12

Application no.

03090340.5

Keywords

Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag II (ja)
Zulassung ins Verfahren - Hilfsantrag I (nein): verspätet und nicht prima facie gewährbar
Zulassung ins Verfahren - Hilfsantrag III (nein): verspätet und missbräuchliche Verfahrensführung
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

Application title

Ausgabe von Dateien in Kommunikationsnetzwerken, sowie computerlesbares Speichermedium

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T218813.20170323

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 431.441K)
T 2228/13 (AN EFFICIENT METHOD FOR LOADING AMPHOTERIC LIPOSOMES WITH NUCLEIC … of 22.3.2017

Online on

07.04.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

22.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/127
A61K 48/00
C12N 15/88

Application no.

07723327.8

Keywords

Main request - Amendments (Yes)
Main request - Clarity (Yes)

Application title

AN EFFICIENT METHOD FOR LOADING AMPHOTERIC LIPOSOMES WITH NUCLEIC ACID ACTIVE SUBSTANCES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T222813.20170322

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.359K)
T 2456/13 (Umhüllte Natriumpercarbonatpartikel/EVONIK TREIBACHER GMBH) of 7.3.2017

Online on

07.04.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

7.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C01D 5/00
C01D 7/00
C01D 7/38
C11D 3/39
C11D 17/00

Application no.

07123598.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Bonuseffekt (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Lösung

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von umhüllten Natriumpercarbonatpartikeln

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T245613.20170307

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 310.723K)
T 0988/14 () of 13.1.2017

Online on

07.04.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

13.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60K 6/387
F16D 21/06
B60K 6/485
F16D 25/10
B60K 6/405

Application no.

08158475.7

Keywords

Novelty
Inventive step
Clarity
Admission of new line of argument (no)
Objection in respect of a procedural defect (dismissed)

Application title

An apparatus for transmitting power to a transmission

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T098814.20170113

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.443K)
T 1090/15 () of 21.2.2017

Online on

07.04.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

21.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B24B 23/04
B24B 45/00

Application no.

10004390.0

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 1 (ja)
Anpassung der Beschreibung (nein)

Application title

Oszillationsantrieb

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T109015.20170221

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 426.652K)
T 1846/11 () of 27.10.2016

Online on

06.04.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 23/207

Application no.

04012578.3

Keywords

-

Application title

Method of setting measuring range of reciprocal-space mapping

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T184611.20161027

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.361K)
T 0406/12 () of 16.2.2017

Online on

06.04.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/08
H05B 41/392

Application no.

05425043.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Method and system for dimming light sources

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T040612.20170216

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.854K)
T 0660/12 (Automatic documentation/ECORA) of 30.3.2017

Online on

06.04.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

30.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/00

Application no.

00911907.4

Keywords

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

Application title

AUTOMATIC DOCUMENTATION OF CONFIGURABLE SYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T066012.20170330

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 402.213K)
T 0778/14 (PSA/IACX) of 24.3.2017

Online on

06.04.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

24.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/047

Application no.

08728709.0

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - Main Request and First to Fourth Auxiliary Requests

Application title

PRESSURE SWING ADSORPTION METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SEPARATING GAS COMPONENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T077814.20170324

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.977K)
T 1750/14 (Postponement of oral proceedings/SISVEL) of 31.1.2017

Online on

06.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 5/14
H04L 29/06
H04M 11/06
H04L 29/08

Application no.

03007772.1

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (yes): lack of substantiation as to refusal of request for postponement of final date under Rule 116(1) EPC
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee - (no)

Application title

Activation of multiple xDSL modems with implicit channel probe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T175014.20170131

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.809K)
T 1751/14 (Postponement of oral proceedings/SISVEL) of 31.1.2017

Online on

06.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 5/14
H04L 29/06
H04M 11/06
H04L 29/08

Application no.

03007773.9

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (yes): lack of substantiation as to refusal of request for postponement of final date under Rule 116(1) EPC
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee - (no)

Application title

Activation of multiple xDSL modems with implicit channel probe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T175114.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.077K)
T 1753/14 (Postponement of oral proceedings/SISVEL) of 31.1.2017

Online on

06.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 5/14
H04L 29/06
H04M 11/06
H04L 29/08

Application no.

03028105.9

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (yes): lack of substantiation as to refusal of request for postponement of final date under Rule 116(1) EPC
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee - (no)

Application title

Activation of multiple xDSL modems with implicit channel probe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T175314.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.265K)
T 1754/14 (Postponement of oral proceedings/SISVEL) of 31.1.2017

Online on

06.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 5/14
H04L 29/06
H04M 11/06
H04L 29/08

Application no.

03028106.7

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (yes): lack of substantiation as to refusal of request for postponement of final date under Rule 116(1) EPC
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee - (no)

Application title

Activation of multiple xDSL modems with implicit channel probe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T175414.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.559K)
T 2427/11 () of 16.3.2017

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

16.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/34
G02F 1/133

Application no.

08008206.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Image display device having a backlight

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T242711.20170316

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 353.515K)
T 2580/11 () of 16.3.2017

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

16.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/128

Application no.

09701861.8

Keywords

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

Application title

TREIBRICHTSYSTEM FÜR STRANGGIESSANLAGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T258011.20170316

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 302.220K)
T 2005/13 (Glucanase/polymer detergent compositions/P&G) of 9.3.2016

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

9.3.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386
C11D 3/37
C11D 3/00

Application no.

06116784.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no) auxiliary request 4
Claims - clarity (yes) auxiliary request 4
Novelty - main request (no) auxiliary request 4 (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests 1 to 3 (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 4 (yes)

Application title

Detergent Compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T200513.20160309

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 777.829K)
T 2077/13 () of 16.3.2017

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 1/00
C08L 9/06
C08L 9/00
C08K 3/36

Application no.

05108389.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests not substantiated
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

Pneumatic tire having a tread containing immiscible rubber blend and silica

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T207713.20170316

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 373.689K)
T 2132/13 (Rosuvastatin photodegradation products/TEVA) of 23.11.2016

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

23.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 239/70

Application no.

04812772.4

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious solution

Application title

REFERENCE STANDARD FOR CHARACTERIZATION OF ROSUVASTATIN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T213213.20161123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 442.588K)
T 2283/13 () of 20.4.2016

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.4.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386
C11D 3/40
C12N 9/42

Application no.

06116780.5

Keywords

Inventive step (no)
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary request 1
Amendments - allowable (no) auxiliary requests 2 to 5

Application title

Detergent compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T228313.20160420

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 534.257K)
T 0567/14 () of 23.2.2017

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 9/00
C08J 9/232
C08J 3/20

Application no.

06017300.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Dämmender geschäumter Werkstoff

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T056714.20170223

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 404.689K)
T 1268/14 (Enhancing publication information/EBAY) of 28.3.2017

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

28.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/00
G06F 17/30

Application no.

06814399.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

METHODS AND SYSTEMS TO ENHANCE PUBLICATION INFORMATION WITH A COMMUNICATION FEATURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T126814.20170328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.639K)
T 1295/14 () of 31.3.2017

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

31.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66C 23/62

Application no.

06009837.3

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Kran

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T129514.20170331

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 301.207K)
T 2024/14 (Transfer clock synchronisation II/HITACHI) of 23.2.2017

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 7/00
H04L 25/38
H04L 29/08
H04L 5/16
H04L 12/28
H04L 12/403

Application no.

01972652.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Serial data transferring apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T202414.20170223

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.738K)
T 1599/15 () of 8.11.2016

Online on

05.04.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 25/16
B62D 29/00

Application no.

09168821.8

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) main request
Amendments - (no) auxiliary request
Novelty - (yes) auxiliary request
Inventive step - (yes) auxiliary request

Application title

Structural reinforcer with bonding material on orthogonal surfaces

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T159915.20161108

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.808K)
T 0800/12 () of 29.11.2016

Online on

04.04.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01G 9/042
H01G 9/052
C22C 32/00

Application no.

02796968.2

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - fresh ground for opposition (no)
Claims - clarity in opposition appeal proceedings
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - extension of the protection conferred (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

NIOBIUM ALLOY, SINTERED BODY THEREOF, AND CAPACITOR USING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T080012.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 449.295K)
T 1100/13 () of 30.3.2017

Online on

04.04.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

30.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/1335
G01N 21/896

Application no.

10186442.9

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

Information storing, readout and calculation system for use in a system for continuously manufacturing liquid-crystal display elements, and methods for producing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T110013.20170330

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.337K)
T 1727/13 () of 16.3.2017

Online on

04.04.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01C 15/00

Application no.

02019681.2

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Operator guiding system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T172713.20170316

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 425.283K)
T 0835/14 () of 14.2.2017

Online on

04.04.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

14.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24C 7/08

Application no.

07817616.1

Keywords

-

Application title

GARGERÄT MIT AUTOMATISCHER GARPROGRAMMVORAUSWAHL UND VERFAHREN ZUM EINSTELLEN SOLCH EINES GARGERÄTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T083514.20170214

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 391.843K)
T 1271/14 (Icon reconfiguration I/APPLE) of 16.3.2017

Online on

04.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

16.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048
G06F 3/0486

Application no.

12194312.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Portable multifunction device with interface reconfiguration mode

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T127114.20170316

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.137K)
T 1273/14 (Icon reconfiguration II/APPLE) of 29.3.2017

Online on

04.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

29.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048
G06F 3/0486

Application no.

12194315.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Portable multifunction device with interface reconfiguration mode

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T127314.20170329

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 291.226K)
T 0579/16 (Berichtigung der Bezeichnung der Einsprechenden) of 18.1.2017

Online on

04.04.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

18.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 18/50
C08G 65/333
C08J 9/00

Application no.

08171463.6

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs
Identität der Einsprechenden innerhalb der Einspruchsfrist - nein
Antrag auf Berichtigung der Bezeichnung der Einsprechenden nach Regel 139 Satz 1 EPÜ - begründet
"Unverzüglichkeit" der Stellung des Antrags nach Regel 139 Satz 1 EPÜ - ja

Application title

Kompatibilisierungsmittel zur Verbesserung der Lagerstabilität von Polyolmischungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T057916.20170118

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 450.265K)
T 1307/11 (Security token cache/ASSA ABLOY) of 14.3.2017

Online on

03.04.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

14.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

03293181.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Security token sharable data and synchronization cache

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T130711.20170314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 326.754K)
T 0705/12 () of 20.1.2017

Online on

03.04.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/01
G01F 25/00

Application no.

03798642.9

Keywords

Main request - inventive step (yes)

Application title

A METHOD FOR CALIBRATION OF MILK METERS IN A MILKING SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T070512.20170120

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.410K)
T 0697/13 () of 16.1.2017

Online on

03.04.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

16.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 77/06
C08G 77/08
C08G 77/10
C08J 3/03

Application no.

06706434.5

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes; auxiliary request 2: no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

MANUFACTURE OF STABLE LOW PARTICLE SIZE ORGANOPOLYSILOXANE EMULSION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T069713.20170116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 479.796K)
T 1475/13 () of 7.2.2017

Online on

03.04.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 11/24
B23K 11/25
B23K 11/30

Application no.

98901502.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

WELDING METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T147513.20170207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 295.207K)
T 1511/13 () of 29.3.2017

Online on

03.04.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

29.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/13
G02C 7/10

Application no.

07837962.5

Keywords

Clarity, support in the description, sufficiency of disclosure, and inventive step (yes - amended claims)

Application title

INTERCONNECTION TAB USED WITH OPTICAL DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T151113.20170329

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.977K)
T 1693/13 (Redundante Busankopplung/ PHOENIX CONTACT) of 28.3.2017

Online on

03.04.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

28.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 12/40

Application no.

05016849.1

Keywords

-

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Busankopplung sicherheitsrelevanter Prozesse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T169313.20170328

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 341.739K)
T 0036/16 () of 9.2.2017

Online on

03.04.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 19/24

Application no.

06405167.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - erteiltes Patent
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (Ja)

Application title

Stossfängersystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T003616.20170209

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 282.978K)

March 2017

T 0835/11 () of 16.3.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

02007941.4

Keywords

Unzulässige Erweiterung der Teilanmeldung (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

Wert- und Sicherheitserzeugnis mit Lumineszenzelement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T083511.20170316

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 347.854K)
T 1524/11 (Content access/ELECTRONICS FOR IMAGING) of 14.3.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

14.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05785291.5

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - all requests (yes)

Application title

Methods and apparatus for providing access to content

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T152411.20170314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 291.961K)
T 2649/11 () of 14.3.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

14.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/3415
G01R 33/58

Application no.

06728010.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Claims - clarity (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

METHOD AND CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENT FOR OPERATING MULTI-CHANNEL TRANSMIT/RECEIVE ANTENNA DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T264911.20170314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.795K)
T 0227/12 () of 15.3.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 33/00

Application no.

04730545.3

Keywords

Beweismittel - offenkundige Vorbenutzung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät vorgebrachte Argumente - Wechsel des Gegenstandes
Angefochtene Entscheidung - ausreichend begründet (ja)

Application title

System zur Inspektion eines Druckbildes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T022712.20170315

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 403.474K)
T 0954/12 () of 24.2.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 70/44
B29C 35/00

Application no.

01102981.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hilfsantrag II (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag IV (ja)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Herstellung eines Werkstücks aus einem faserverstärkten Werkstoff

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T095412.20170224

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 358.022K)
T 1425/12 (Register file/QUALCOMM) of 9.3.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

9.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/30

Application no.

06789683.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

Application title

Method and system for providing an energy efficient register file

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T142512.20170309

Distribution

D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.705K)
T 1821/12 () of 30.9.2016

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

30.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 69/26
G02B 1/04
C08G 69/36

Application no.

02748666.1

Keywords

Änderung veranlasst durch Einspruchsgrund - (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (nein)
Sachvortrag eines Experten - nicht rechtzeitig angekündigt - nicht zugelassen
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

POLYAMIDFORMMASSEN ZUR HERSTELLUNG OPTISCHER LINSEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T182112.20160930

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 661.355K)
T 1892/12 () of 30.9.2016

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

30.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 65/06
B23K 20/10
B23K 20/12

Application no.

04789958.8

Keywords

Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Verfahren und Anordnung zum Reibungsschweißen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T189212.20160930

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 529.664K)
T 2505/12 () of 15.12.2016

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16L 5/08

Application no.

06026243.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

Application title

Dichtpackung zum Einsetzen in eine Wandöffnung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T250512.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 331.121K)
T 1086/13 (Katalysatorträger/WACKER) of 7.4.2016

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

7.4.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 32/00
B01J 35/04
C01G 23/00
C04B 35/111
C04B 35/626
C09C 1/40
C04B 35/14
C04B 35/46
C09C 1/30

Application no.

07847871.6

Keywords

Änderungen - Hauptantrag verletzt Artikel 84, 123 (2) bzw. 123(3) EPÜ
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (ja)
Verschlechterungsverbot (Verbot der "reformatio in peius") - 1. Hilfsantrag nicht gewährbar
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - 2. Hilfsantrag

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON STABILEN BINDER-FREIEN HOCHREINEN FORMKÖRPERN AUS METALLOXIDEN UND DEREN ANWENDUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T108613.20160407

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 469.834K)
T 1825/13 () of 19.9.2016

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

19.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41F 33/00

Application no.

02028730.6

Keywords

Admissibility of the new main request (yes)
Inadmissible extension of scope of protection (yes)
Inadmissible amendment (yes: auxiliary requests 1-3)
Admissibility of the fourth auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Printing quality checking apparatus of printing press

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T182513.20160919

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 1.196M)
T 1852/13 () of 31.1.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 45/16

Application no.

10014937.6

Keywords

Änderungen (unzulässig)
Vorlage an die Grosse Beschwerdekammer (nein)

Application title

Spritzgießmaschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T185213.20170131

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 431.193K)
T 1113/15 () of 11.1.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/04

Application no.

99935230.5

Keywords

Late-filed document - justification for late filing (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

POLYMER COMPOSITION FOR PIPES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T111315.20170111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 468.918K)
T 1731/15 () of 13.2.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 15/06

Application no.

08735502.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Super High Torque Dope-Free Threaded Joint

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T173115.20170213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.984K)
T 2636/16 () of 23.3.2017

Online on

31.03.2017

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

23.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445
G06F 3/00
G06F 13/00
H04N 21/2747
H04N 21/472
H04N 21/482
H04N 21/4147
H04N 21/443
H04N 21/4335

Application no.

11190999.0

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

Interactive television systems with digital video recording and adjustable reminders

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T263616.20170323

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.218K)
J 0010/16 (Teilanmeldung/Fiktion der Zurücknahme der Stammanmeldung) of 26.9.2016

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

26.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Teilanmeldung - anhängige frühere europäische Patentanmeldung (nein)
Teilanmeldung - als Teilanmeldung zu behandelnde Anmeldung (nein)
Fiktion der Zurücknahme der Stammanmeldung mit Ablauf der versäumten Frist

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:J001016.20160926

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 381.488K)
T 0545/08 (Change capture for data warehousing/ORACLE INTERNATIONAL) of 24.3.2017

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

24.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

03755471.4

Keywords

Internet disclosures - standard of proof - sufficient degree of certainty (no) - objection properly reasoned (no)
Non-admission of late-filed evidence - discretion not properly exercised
Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Right to be heard - reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)
Right to be heard - remittal to department of first instance (yes)

Application title

High-performance change capture for data warehousing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T054508.20170324

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 442.531K)
T 1524/10 (Policy enforcement / ORACLE) of 2.2.2017

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

2.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00

Application no.

07122559.3

Keywords

Inventive step - changing access rights depending on user's behaviour (no
Inventive step - not technical)

Application title

Policy enforcement via attestations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T152410.20170202

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 355.526K)
T 1627/11 (Unification of search results/GOOGLE) of 1.2.2017

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

1.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

04811984.6

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Systems and methods for unification of search results

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T162711.20170201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.970K)
T 2015/12 (Job distribution/MATHWORKS) of 7.3.2017

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

7.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

06734338.4

Keywords

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

Application title

DISTRIBUTION OF JOB IN A PORTABLE FORMAT IN DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING ENVIRONMENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T201512.20170307

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 326.815K)
T 0074/13 (Interface for a radiology information system/DICTAPHONE) of 7.3.2017

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 11/00
G06F 11/36
G06F 9/46

Application no.

00970775.3

Keywords

Clarity (all requests) - no

Application title

System and method for interfacing a radiology information system to a central dictation system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T007413.20170307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 284.133K)
T 1007/13 () of 23.3.2017

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 3/022
F01N 3/28

Application no.

04728192.8

Keywords

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

Application title

POROUS SHEET AND SUBSTRATE HAVING POROUS SHEET(S) FOR TREATING EXHAUST GASES OF COMBUSTION ENGINES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T100713.20170323

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.797K)
T 1376/13 () of 2.3.2017

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66C 1/12

Application no.

05784031.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - eindeutig gewährbar (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)

Application title

SCHUTZELEMENT FÜR TEXTILE ZURR- ODER ANSCHLAGMITTEL UND MIT EINEM SOLCHEN SCHUTZELEMENT AUSGESTATTETES ZURR- ODER ANSCHLAGMITTEL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T137613.20170302

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 426.098K)
T 1930/13 (User interface for electronic trading/TRADING TECHNOLOGIES) of 9.2.2017

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

9.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/00

Application no.

00920223.5

Keywords

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

Application title

User interface for an electronic trading system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T193013.20170209

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.035K)
T 0143/14 (Rheometer/Waters Technologies) of 16.12.2016

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 11/00

Application no.

04754478.8

Keywords

None of the appellant's requests admitted into the appeal proceedings

Application title

WIDE RANGE DYNAMIC RHEOMETER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T014314.20161216

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.107K)
T 0228/14 (Distribution and use of digital works/CONTENTGUARD) of 24.3.2017

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

24.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

03008711.8

Keywords

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

Application title

System and method for controlling the distribution and use of digital works

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T022814.20170324

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.735K)
T 1439/14 () of 16.12.2016

Online on

30.03.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

16.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02M 51/00
H01L 41/047
H01L 41/053
H01L 41/083

Application no.

10734999.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit Hilfsanträge 5-7 (nein)
Erfindersiche Tätigkeit Haupt- , Hilfsanträge 1 bis 4, 8 und 9 (nein)

Application title

PIEZOAKTOR MIT ELEKTRISCHER KONTAKTIERUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T143914.20161216

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 359.915K)
T 1816/11 () of 22.11.2016

Online on

29.03.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

22.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 21/98
H01L 21/68

Application no.

08005016.4

Keywords

Änderungen - Ermessen der Prüfungsabteilung
Weiterbehandlung - Antrag zulässig (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zum Bonden von Chips auf Wafer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T181611.20161122

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 404.408K)
T 1525/12 (Reproduction device/SONY) of 23.3.2017

Online on

29.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

23.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/00
G11B 27/10
G11B 20/10

Application no.

04772199.8

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Priority - validity of priority date
Priority - first application
Substantial procedural violation - reimbursement of appeal fee (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Reproduction device, reproduction method, reproduction program, and recording medium

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T152512.20170323

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 496.359K)
T 1845/12 () of 10.3.2017

Online on

29.03.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02B 37/00
F01D 5/14
F04D 29/30

Application no.

04732863.8

Keywords

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

Application title

TURBO COMPRESSOR SYSTEM FOR AN INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE COMPRISING A COMPRESSOR OF RADIAL TYPE AND PROVIDES WITH AN IMPELLER WITH BACKSWEPT BLADES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T184512.20170310

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 354.067K)
T 0517/13 (Signalling message compression/NOKIA) of 8.2.2017

Online on

29.03.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

8.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/00
H04M 1/64
G01V 3/00

Application no.

02718417.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Apparatus, and associated method, for facilitating deletion of dictionary content pursuant to communication of signaling protocol messages

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T051713.20170208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.685K)
T 0721/13 () of 9.11.2016

Online on

29.03.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

9.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F28F 19/06
F28F 21/08

Application no.

04009965.7

Keywords

Added subject-matter in granted claim (yes)

Application title

Heat exchange tube

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T072113.20161109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.166K)
T 1594/13 () of 23.2.2017

Online on

29.03.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

23.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 24/00
A61L 27/56

Application no.

08873572.5

Keywords

Inventive step - unexpected improvement shown

Application title

DELIVERY SYSTEM ATTACHMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T159413.20170223

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 283.314K)
T 2419/13 (Multilayer curtain coating / DOW) of 13.4.2016

Online on

29.03.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.4.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 23/48
D21H 19/82
G03C 1/74

Application no.

02762126.7

Keywords

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Process for making multilayer coated paper or paperboard

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T241913.20160413

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 480.827K)
T 1357/14 () of 23.3.2017

Online on

29.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

23.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 77/04
C09D 5/16
C09D 143/04

Application no.

04740639.2

Keywords

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

Application title

SILYL ESTER COPOLYMER COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T135714.20170323

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 228.488K)
T 0863/15 () of 15.12.2016

Online on

29.03.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/73
A61K 8/92
A61Q 5/06

Application no.

07021972.0

Keywords

Admissibility (no) - main request and auxiliary requests I, II
Clarity (no) - auxiliary request III
Remittal to the examining division (yes) - auxiliary request IV

Application title

Hair styling emulsion composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T086315.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 291.551K)
T 1228/13 (Mobile FCC-catalyst injection system / JOHNSON MATTHEY PROCESS … of 21.9.2016

Online on

28.03.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

21.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10G 11/00

Application no.

04810883.1

Keywords

Amendments (Main Request)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Requests submitted during oral proceedings (not admitted) - filed unjustifiably late
Requests submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal (not admitted) - filed unjustifiably late

Application title

MOBILE FLUID CATALYTIC CRACKING INJECTION SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T122813.20160921

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 464.725K)
T 0679/14 (Turbo code interleaver/QUALCOMM) of 19.1.2017

Online on

28.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

19.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/27

Application no.

99962985.0

Keywords

Appeal decision - binding effect (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Substantial procedural violation - reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

Application title

Turbo code interleaver using linear congruential sequences

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T067914.20170119

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 466.505K)
T 0082/12 () of 21.3.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

21.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01D 5/06

Application no.

02014536.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Spät vorgebrachte Argumente - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Rotor für eine rotierende thermische Maschine sowie Verfahren zum Herstellen eines solchen Rotors

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T008212.20170321

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 347.613K)
T 0421/12 () of 1.3.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

1.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01M 13/04
B04B 5/08
B04B 9/10
B01D 45/14

Application no.

03725952.0

Keywords

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

Application title

A METHOD AND A DEVICE FOR CLEANING OF CRANKCASE GAS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T042112.20170301

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.489K)
T 1627/12 () of 14.2.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

14.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 2/36
C07C 11/02

Application no.

05746315.0

Keywords

Main Request: Novelty - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

OLIGOMERISATION OF OLEFINIC COMPOUNDS IN AN ALIPHATIC MEDIUM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T162712.20170214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.240K)
T 1906/12 () of 17.2.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

17.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F03D 9/00
F03D 11/00

Application no.

01983863.0

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

WINDMILL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T190612.20170217

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.615K)
T 0478/13 (Selectively encrypting a payload portion/GOOGLE) of 9.3.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

9.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/06

Application no.

01968511.4

Keywords

Added subject-matter (no)
Remittal (yes)
Absence of respondent at oral proceedings - right to be heard (yes)
Admissibility of request filed at oral proceedings (yes, prima facie allowable)

Application title

Apparatus and method for selectively encrypting the payload portion of multimedia data sent over a network

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T047813.20170309

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.414K)
T 0500/13 () of 22.3.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

22.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D01G 15/84
D01G 15/86

Application no.

03020796.3

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Neuheit - implizite Offenbarung (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

Karde mit einer hinterschliffenen Deckelgarnitur

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T050013.20170322

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 287.786K)
T 1208/13 (Composition cosmétique / L'OREAL) of 31.1.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61Q 5/06
A61K 8/60
A61K 8/73

Application no.

07113247.6

Keywords

Activité inventive (non)
Activité inventive - espérance de réussite raisonnable

Application title

Composition cosmétique comprenant au moins un polysaccharide de type carraghénane lambda en association avec au moins un agent tensioactif non-ionique de type alkylpolyglucoside, procédé de traitement cosmétique des fibres kératiniques et utilisation de la composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T120813.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 386.942K)
T 0014/14 () of 14.2.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

14.2.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H01Q 1/32
G07C 9/00
B60R 25/00
E05B 49/00

Application no.

03760762.9

Keywords

Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

DISPOSITIF D EMISSION RADIOELECTRIQUE BASSE FREQUENCE POUR SYSTEME D'ACCES MAINS LIBRES POUR VEHICULE AUTOMOBILE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T001414.20170214

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 318.298K)
T 1224/14 (Ciment-colle/PAREXGROUP) of 18.1.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.1.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C04B 26/02
C04B 28/02
C09K 3/22
C04B 24/26
C04B 24/36

Application no.

05110367.9

Keywords

Recevabilité du recours (oui)
Recevabilité du recours - recours suffisamment motivé
Modifications - requêtes principale et subsidiaires 1 à 11
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui)
Modifications - disclaimer non admissible
Modifications - requêtes subsidiaires 12 à 14
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui)
Modifications - plusieurs sélections dans plusieurs listes

Application title

Composition de mortier, son procédé de préparation et son utilisation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T122414.20170118

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 406.794K)
T 1234/14 () of 15.3.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

15.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A41D 13/12

Application no.

10805710.0

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Deutlichkeit (nein)

Application title

ORTHESE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T123414.20170315

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 267.561K)
T 1475/14 () of 21.2.2017

Online on

27.03.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

21.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23C 9/00
A23L 1/00
A23L 1/2165
A23L 1/40
A23L 2/39
B65D 85/816
A23G 1/56

Application no.

08151623.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Culinary capsule

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T147514.20170221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 347.738K)
T 1943/11 () of 7.3.2017

Online on

24.03.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

7.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01G 9/035
H01G 9/04
H01G 9/055

Application no.

02733259.2

Keywords

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

Application title

ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITOR AND ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITOR−USE ELECTRODE FOIL USED THEREFOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T194311.20170307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.504K)
T 2323/11 (Sequence excision/BASF) of 24.1.2017

Online on

24.03.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

24.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82
C12N 15/55

Application no.

05796045.2

Keywords

"Main request and auxiliary request 1 - essentially biological process for the production of plants (yes)"
"Remittal (yes)"

Application title

Recombination cassettes and methods for sequence excision in plants

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T232311.20170124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.266K)
T 1298/13 (Positionsmesssystem/HEIDENHAIN) of 8.11.2016

Online on

23.03.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

8.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/042
G05B 19/414
G05B 19/408

Application no.

01113588.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur seriellen Datenübertragung zwischen einem Positionsmesssystem und einer Verarbeitungseinheit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T129813.20161108

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 337.462K)
T 0739/16 (Catalytic conversion of hydrocarbons / CHINA PETROLEUM and SINOPEC) of 15.3.2017

Online on

23.03.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10G 11/05
B01J 29/80
B01J 29/072
B01J 29/076
B01J 29/40

Application no.

06791147.9

Keywords

Clarity (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Application title

A process for catalytic converting hydrocarbons

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T073916.20170315

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 427.556K)
T 0740/16 (Catalyst for converting hydrocarbons / CHINA PETROLEUM and SINOPEC) of 15.3.2017

Online on

23.03.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 29/80
B01J 29/072
B01J 29/076
B01J 29/40
C10G 11/05
C01B 39/02

Application no.

06791146.1

Keywords

Clarity (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Application title

A catalyst for converting hydrocarbons

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T074016.20170315

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 421.813K)
T 0577/11 (Entitlement to priority) of 14.4.2016

Online on

22.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

14.4.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 15/06

Application no.

03793808.1

Keywords

Admission of late-filed documents - no
Re-opening of the debate
Rule 106 EPC objection - dismissed
Oral submissions by an accompanying person - yes
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - no
Validity of the priority - no
Admission of the second and third auxiliary requests - yes
Novelty - yes (second auxiliary request)
Inventive step - no (all requests)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee - no
Apportionment of costs - no

Application title

Threaded tube joint

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T057711.20160414

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 1.219M)
T 0693/11 (Brokering Services / LEXINGTON SERVICES LTD) of 7.2.2017

Online on

22.03.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

7.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

02394064.6

Keywords

Inventive step - brokering a service request (no
Inventive step - not technical)

Application title

Service request broking system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T069311.20170207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.122K)
T 0629/12 () of 24.11.2016

Online on

22.03.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

24.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01B 73/00
A01D 41/14

Application no.

00107826.0

Keywords

Zulässigkeit Dokument D12 - ja
Zulässigkeit Hilfsantrag 1 - nein
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 2 (ja)

Application title

Fahrzeug für den Einsatz in der Landwirtschaft, insbesondere einen Feldhäcksler oder Mähdrescher, mit einem daran angebauten Zusatzgerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T062912.20161124

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 383.627K)
T 2553/12 () of 16.2.2017

Online on

22.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

16.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 33/04
C08L 33/06
C08L 35/02
B32B 7/02

Application no.

06760563.4

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Claims - lack of clarity no ground for opposition
Inventive step - non-obvious modification

Application title

MULTI-LAYER COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T255312.20170216

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.407K)
T 1191/13 () of 8.2.2017

Online on

22.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

8.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 214/18
C08F 214/22
A61L 31/10

Application no.

05793267.5

Keywords

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

Application title

POLYMERS OF FLUORINATED MONOMERS AND HYDROPHILIC MONOMERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T119113.20170208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 426.204K)
T 1436/14 () of 9.12.2016

Online on

22.03.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 1/015
B01J 20/32
B01J 20/12

Application no.

04027693.3

Keywords

Main request - novelty (no)
Auxiliary request I - inventive step (no)

Application title

Coated clumping litter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T143614.20161209

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.266K)
T 0106/15 () of 18.11.2016

Online on

22.03.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

18.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F04D 27/02
F04D 19/04
F04C 23/00

Application no.

98100358.5

Keywords

Druckschrift E4 - öffentlich zugänglich gemacht (ja)
Neuheit - Antrag 1A, Hilfsanträge 2A,2B (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantraäge 1B,2C,3A-3C,4A-4C (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Regelung des Saugvermögens von Vakuumpumpen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T010615.20161118

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 467.877K)
T 1645/15 () of 25.1.2017

Online on

22.03.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

25.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 13/02

Application no.

06791977.9

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 2 und 3 (nein)
Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hilfsantrag 5 (nein)

Application title

HERSTELLUNGSVERFAHREN FÜR EIN DEKORIERTES VERKLEIDUNGSTEIL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T164515.20170125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 392.314K)
T 0737/11 (Web-based data form/MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING) of 13.3.2017

Online on

21.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

13.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/24
G06F 17/30

Application no.

05108534.8

Keywords

Decision according to the state of the file - reasoned within the meaning of Rule 111(2) EPC (no)
Enabling disclosure (objections not justified)
Substantial procedural violation - reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Web-based data form

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T073711.20170313

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 392.975K)
T 1451/11 (Database query term completion/VERINT SYSTEMS) of 15.2.2017

Online on

21.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

09251223.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method and system for database query term completion

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T145111.20170215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.658K)
T 1489/11 (Low power mode/MICROCHIP) of 2.3.2017

Online on

21.03.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/445
H03K 3/037

Application no.

07869086.4

Keywords

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

Application title

MAINTAINING INPUT AND/OR OUTPUT CONFIGURATION AND DATA STATE DURING AND WHEN COMING OUT OF A LOW POWER MODE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T148911.20170302

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.179K)
T 0446/13 () of 28.2.2017

Online on

21.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

28.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00

Application no.

05744221.2

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity in opposition appeal proceedings
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

CHEWABLE, SUCKABLE AND SWALLOWABLE TABLET CONTAINING A CALCIUM-CONTAINING COMPOUND AS AN ACTIVE SUBSTANCE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T044613.20170228

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 429.378K)
T 0719/13 (Radio transmission control method/MITSUBISHI) of 28.2.2017

Online on

21.03.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

28.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/06

Application no.

04771058.7

Keywords

Added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

RADIO TRANSMISSION CONTROL METHOD, RADIO RECEIVER APPARATUS, AND RADIO TRANSMITTER APPARATUS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T071913.20170228

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 283.315K)
T 1096/15 () of 9.3.2017

Online on

21.03.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

9.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/14
C08G 65/30

Application no.

04014072.5

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious alternative

Application title

Barrier membrane

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T109615.20170309

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.205K)
T 1272/11 () of 11.11.2016

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02M 5/45
H02M 1/08
H02P 27/06

Application no.

02777384.5

Keywords

Inventive step - improvement not credible

Application title

Electric motor drive

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T127211.20161111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.655K)
T 0001/12 () of 10.2.2017

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 5/15

Application no.

04016622.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs - (ja)
Vorlagen an die Große Beschwerdekammer - (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung eines analytischen Hilfsmittels mit Lanzette und Testelement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T000112.20170210

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 373.995K)
T 0168/12 (Lizenolid form III/SYMED LABS) of 14.3.2017

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

14.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 263/20

Application no.

09163348.7

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (yes)

Application title

Crystalline form of linezolid

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T016812.20170314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.173K)
T 1297/12 () of 11.10.2016

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/00
C08F 2/00
C08F 6/04
C08F 10/02
B07B 1/24
C08F 210/16

Application no.

07725339.1

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)- disclaimer not allowable
Amendments - disclosure not unrelated and remote (Main request)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes) first auxilairy request

Application title

POLYOLEFIN POWDER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T129712.20161011

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.663K)
T 2347/12 () of 21.2.2017

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

21.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 3/035
B01J 21/06
B01J 23/10
B01J 23/40
B01D 53/94
B01D 53/86
B01J 23/02
B01J 23/63
B01J 35/00
B01J 35/04
F01N 3/022
F01N 3/023
F01N 3/28

Application no.

99957513.7

Keywords

Inventive step - auxiliary request 6 (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) Main request, Auxiliary requests 1 to 5 and 7 to 12

Application title

CATALYST AND METHOD FOR REDUCING EXHAUST GAS EMISSIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T234712.20170221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 419.999K)
T 0334/13 () of 2.3.2017

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21D 39/04
B25B 27/10

Application no.

06759019.0

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Application title

SYSTEM AND PROCESS FOR CRIMPING A FITTING TO A FLUID CONDUIT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T033413.20170302

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 286.338K)
T 0559/13 () of 23.2.2017

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

23.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24C 15/20
B01D 53/14

Application no.

03720409.6

Keywords

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

Application title

APPARATUS AND PLANT FOR TREATING CULINARY GASEOUS EFFLUENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T055913.20170223

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.690K)
T 0983/13 (Bleaching/highlighting composition / Kao) of 2.3.2017

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/58
A61Q 5/08

Application no.

08013910.8

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary request 1: novelty - multiple selections (no)
Auxiliary request 2: novelty - multiple selections (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Bleaching/highlighting composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T098313.20170302

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 276.699K)
T 0396/14 (Packet transmission and retransmission windows/ERICSSON) of 20.12.2016

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/18

Application no.

06124204.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Avoiding stall conditions and sequence number ambiguity in an automatic repeat request protocol

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T039614.20161220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 315.072K)
T 0386/15 () of 31.1.2017

Online on

20.03.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22B 1/248
B01J 2/22
B09B 3/00
B30B 11/16
C22B 1/244
C22B 7/02

Application no.

08831788.8

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure
Inventive step

Application title

METHOD FOR PRODUCING BRIQUETTES WITH CARBONACEOUS MATERIAL INCORPORATED THEREIN BY USE OF OIL-CONTAINING IRON AND STEELMAKING PLANT DUSTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T038615.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.899K)
T 1550/12 (Haptic messaging/IMMERSION) of 3.3.2017

Online on

17.03.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

3.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/725

Application no.

06814577.0

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Amendments - allowable (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

Application title

METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR PROVIDING HAPTIC MESSAGING TO HANDHELD COMMUNICATION DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T155012.20170303

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.427K)
T 0898/13 () of 3.2.2017

Online on

17.03.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B28B 11/04

Application no.

08017694.4

Keywords

verspätet eingereichte Entgegenhaltung zugelassen bei der Einspruchsabteilung - zugelassen (ja)
Entgegenhaltung verspätet eingereicht im Beschwerdeverfahren - zugelassen (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Herstellen einer strukturierten Oberfläche einer lackierten Werkstoffplatte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T089813.20170203

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 437.334K)
T 1777/13 () of 1.12.2016

Online on

17.03.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

1.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 1/46

Application no.

04739967.0

Keywords

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

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON WARMGEWALZTEM WARMBAND, INSBESONDERE AUS BANDFÖRMIG STRANGGEGOSSENEM VORMATERIAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T177713.20161201

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 371.929K)
T 2369/13 () of 15.11.2016

Online on

17.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/32
A61K 47/30

Application no.

09176701.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Ion binding compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T236913.20161115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.767K)
T 0165/14 (COMPOSITIONS COSMETIQUES CONTENANT UN FRUCTANE, UN POLYSACCHARIDE ET … of 22.9.2016

Online on

17.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

22.9.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/73
A61Q 5/00

Application no.

02710981.8

Keywords

Requête principale - Amendements (oui)
Requête principale - Nouveauté (oui)
Requête principale - Activité inventive (oui)

Application title

COMPOSITIONS COSMETIQUES CONTENANT UN FRUCTANE, UN POLYSACCHARIDE ET UN AGENT BENEFIQUE ET LEURS UTILISATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T016514.20160922

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 329.548K)
T 0646/14 () of 3.11.2016

Online on

17.03.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

3.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 2/39
A23L 1/00

Application no.

04803326.0

Keywords

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

Application title

BEVERAGES AND THEIR PREPARATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T064614.20161103

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 444.014K)
T 1024/16 (PMMOV/Monsanto) of 27.2.2017

Online on

17.03.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

27.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/08
C12Q 1/68

Application no.

05792085.2

Keywords

"Missing statement of grounds"

Application title

PMMOV resistant capsicum plants

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T102416.20170227

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 219.664K)
D 0021/16 () of 27.1.2017

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

DBA

Decision date

27.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:D002116.20170127

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 49.723K)
T 2423/10 (One Delivery / APPLE) of 7.3.2017

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

7.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 30/00
H04L 29/08

Application no.

08163670.6

Keywords

Inventive step - queuing and removal after delivery of a digital asset (no
Inventive step - not technical)

Application title

Digital asset delivery to different devices

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T242310.20170307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 277.513K)
T 0132/12 (TiO2-SiO2 EUVL glass/ASAHI) of 3.2.2017

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

3.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 3/06

Application no.

04725504.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - unusual parameter (no)
Inventive step - unexpected improvement shown

Application title

Silica glass containing TiO2, and process for its production

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T013212.20170203

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.178K)
T 1221/12 (Sharing Playlists / APPLE) of 7.3.2017

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

7.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 30/00

Application no.

05739940.4

Keywords

Inventive step - publication and filtering of playlist (no
Inventive step - not technical)

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SHARING PLAYLISTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T122112.20170307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.817K)
T 0068/13 (Pest resistant transgenic cotton plants/DOW AGROSCIENCES) of 17.2.2017

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82
A01H 5/10
A01H 5/00
C07K 14/325

Application no.

04809955.0

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Cry1F and cry1Ac transgenic cotton lines and event-specific identification thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T006813.20170217

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.482K)
T 0426/13 (Sterisch anspruchsvolle Nickel-Phosphit-Komplexe/BASF) of 16.11.2016

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

16.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07F 9/145
C07F 15/04
C07C 253/10
C07C 253/30
B01J 31/18

Application no.

05024540.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Nickel Komplexe mit Phosphitliganden

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T042613.20161116

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 400.016K)
T 0906/13 () of 8.12.2016

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 5/12
A61Q 5/10
A61K 8/898

Application no.

03252202.1

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity in opposition appeal proceedings
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Durable hair treatment composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T090613.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.710K)
T 1243/13 () of 10.11.2016

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/92
A61Q 11/00

Application no.

05824776.8

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

ORAL CARE MALODOR COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T124313.20161110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.738K)
T 1597/13 () of 13.10.2016

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

13.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/24

Application no.

04738981.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Compressed chewing gum tablet

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T159713.20161013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 417.126K)
T 0444/14 () of 11.10.2016

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

11.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/11
A61K 8/81
A61Q 5/12
D06M 13/00
A61Q 5/02
A61Q 5/06
A61Q 13/00
C11D 3/50

Application no.

05291976.8

Keywords

Novelty - main request (yes)

Application title

Core shell capsules containing an oil or waxy solid

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T044414.20161011

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 298.733K)
T 0491/14 (Method for removing a fluid/GEN-PROBE) of 10.2.2017

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01L 3/00

Application no.

06120851.8

Keywords

Novelty - main, first and fourth auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step - second and third auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Method for removing a fluid from a vessel comprising a penetrable cap

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T049114.20170210

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 308.680K)
T 0795/14 (COMPOSITIONS COSMETIQUES CONTENANT UN AMIDON ET UN ESTER ET LEURS … of 13.9.2016

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

13.9.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/73
A61Q 5/00

Application no.

02738272.0

Keywords

Admission d'un document (oui)
Admission des requêtes subsidiaires (oui)
Activité inventive - Toutes les requêtes (non)

Application title

COMPOSITIONS COSMETIQUES CONTENANT UN AMIDON ET UN ESTER ET LEURS UTILISATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T079514.20160913

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 377.606K)
T 1806/14 (Non-aqueous liquid tooth whitening composition/Colgate-Palmolive … of 29.9.2016

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

29.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/86
A61K 8/22
A61K 8/81
A61K 8/25
A61K 8/90
A61Q 11/00

Application no.

10151632.6

Keywords

Claims combination extends beyond the disclosure of the parent application (no)
Remittal to first instance

Application title

Non-aqueous liquid tooth whitening composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T180614.20160929

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 257.459K)
T 2351/14 () of 15.12.2016

Online on

16.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/32
A61K 47/32
A61K 9/16
A61K 9/50
A61P 3/12
A61K 45/06
A61K 31/74
A61K 33/00

Application no.

10186221.7

Keywords

Claims - unclear characterization by parameters

Application title

Ion binding polymers and uses thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T235114.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 250.363K)
T 0754/10 (Enzyme Granulate/NOVOZYMES) of 8.2.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

8.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/98
C12N 9/00
C11D 3/386
A21D 8/04
A23K 1/165

Application no.

00962260.6

Keywords

Novelty (no)
Inventive step (no)

Application title

Enzyme granulate

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T075410.20170208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.579K)
T 2073/11 (Package delivery/KEBA) of 15.2.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/00

Application no.

00971682.0

Keywords

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

Application title

ASYNCHRONOUS ITEM TRANSFER FACILITY, SYSTEM AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T207311.20170215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.133K)
T 2353/11 () of 2.3.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/28
G01R 33/46

Application no.

04000720.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method of fast multidimensional NMR spectroscopy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T235311.20170302

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.530K)
T 2461/11 () of 10.3.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/20

Application no.

03816916.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR FACILITATING ENTRY OF MANUALLY-ADJUSTABLE DATA SETTING IN AN AIRCRAFT COCKPIT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T246111.20170310

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.565K)
T 1847/12 () of 25.1.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

25.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02F 1/40

Application no.

03104538.8

Keywords

Spät vorgebrachte Argumente - zugelassen (nein)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - offenkundige Vorbenutzung zugelassen (nein)
Neuheit - frühere Offenbarung
Neuheit - implizite Merkmale (nein)

Application title

Zylinderkopf mit einem Kühlmittelmantel, der einen Kühlmantelkern und eine Entlüftungsleiste umfasst

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T184712.20170125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 403.971K)
T 1979/12 () of 2.2.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

2.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66C 23/00
D07B 1/02
B66C 13/08
B66C 23/26

Application no.

05021048.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Kran mit Faserseil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T197912.20170202

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 357.831K)
T 2041/12 () of 31.1.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/04
F16L 11/127
B23B 27/18

Application no.

02804579.7

Keywords

Objection of insufficient disclosure - justification for late filing (no)
Inventive step - non-obvious modification

Application title

CONDUCTIVE POLYOLEFINS COMPRISING CONDUCTIVITY BLACK HAVING HIGH IODINE ADSORPTION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T204112.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 431.373K)
T 2564/12 (Communication system/ERICSSON) of 14.2.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04J 3/16

Application no.

99307526.6

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Admissibility of appeal - name of appellant correctable
Inventive step (no)
Inventive step - main, 1st and 3rd auxiliary requests
Admissibility of 2nd auxiliary request (no) - prima facie not allowable

Application title

Communication system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T256412.20170214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 399.492K)
T 0601/14 () of 12.1.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47B 9/00

Application no.

06450040.8

Keywords

-

Application title

Arbeitstisch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T060114.20170112

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 309.235K)
T 2256/14 () of 20.1.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

20.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61M 1/10

Application no.

04763480.3

Keywords

Beitritt des vermeintlichen Patentverletzers - Beitrittserklärung - Zulässig Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Zugelassen (ja)
Spät vorgebrachter Einwand - zugelassen (ja)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (nein)
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - (nein)

Application title

INTRAKARDIALE PUMPVORRICHTUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T225614.20170120

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 610.578K)
T 0459/15 () of 19.1.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 1/20
B64D 9/00

Application no.

05733329.6

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

ADAPTABLE PAYLOAD ENABLING ARCHITECTURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T045915.20170119

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 416.198K)
T 0566/15 () of 31.1.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60T 17/00
B01D 53/26

Application no.

02726346.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

REGENERATION OF AIR DRYER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T056615.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.646K)
T 1646/15 () of 23.11.2016

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

23.11.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04M 15/00

Application no.

07870266.9

Keywords

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

Application title

PROCÉDÉ ET SYSTÈME POUR GÉNÉRER DES OPÉRATIONS DE COMMUNICATION PLANIFIÉES SUR DES RÉSEAUX ET SYSTÈMES D'INFORMATION, ET MISE EN OEUVRE DE CE PROCÉDÉ DANS UN PROCESSUS DE VÉRIFICATION DE FACTURATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T164615.20161123

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 310.492K)
T 1946/15 () of 19.10.2016

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

19.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 6/02

Application no.

09727905.3

Keywords

Time limits - Notice of appeal
Time limits - Filing out of time (yes)
Re-establishment of rights - opponent as appellant (excluded)
Admissibility of appeal - Appeal deemed not to have been filed
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

Application title

FAST TOMOSYNTHESIS SCANNER APPARATUS AND CT-BASED METHOD BASED ON ROTATIONAL STEP-AND-SHOOT IMAGE ACQUISITION WITHOUT FOCAL SPOT MOTION DURING CONTINUOUS TUBE MOVEMENT FOR USE IN CONE-BEAM VOLUME CT MAMMOGRAPHY IMAGING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T194615.20161019

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 272.728K)
T 2054/15 () of 23.11.2016

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

23.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/12
H04R 25/00

Application no.

08842168.0

Keywords

Notification by registered letter
Notification - Proof of receipt (yes)
Statement of grounds of appeal - Filing out of time (yes)
Admissibility of appeal (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

Application title

SYSTEM FOR REMOTELY OBTAINING AUDIOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS AND ADJUSTING HEARING AIDS VIA THE INTERNET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T205415.20161123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.276K)
T 2067/16 () of 6.3.2017

Online on

15.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/00
A61M 1/00

Application no.

00920067.6

Keywords

-

Application title

VACUUM ASSISTED CLOSURE SYSTEM WITH PROVISION FOR INTRODUCTION OF AGENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T206716.20170306

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.209K)
T 0120/10 (Zahlungsverfahren, Zahlungssystem und dazu geeignete Vorrichtungen/ … of 14.2.2017

Online on

14.03.2017

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

14.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06Q 20/00

Application no.

07120462.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Mischung technischer und nichttechnischer Merkmale
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

Zahlungsverfahren, Zahlungssystem und dazu geeignete Vorrichtungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T012010.20170214

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 301.767K)
T 0188/12 () of 26.1.2017

Online on

14.03.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01V 1/00
G06Q 40/00
G06F 17/00

Application no.

09710074.7

Keywords

Amendments - main request
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Inventive step - auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

COMPUTER SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE IMPACT OF AN EARTHQUAKE EVENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T018812.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 374.782K)
T 0122/13 () of 9.12.2016

Online on

14.03.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B05D 5/08
B05D 7/22
C09D 179/08

Application no.

05821981.7

Keywords

Spät eingereichte Anträge (Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 1) - nicht substantiierte Änderungen nach Anberaumung der mündlichen Verhandlung - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

PLEUEL FÜR EINEN VERBRENNUNGSMOTOR UND VERFAHREN ZUR BESCHICHTUNG SEINER GLEITLAGERFLÄCHEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T012213.20161209

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 349.353K)
T 0755/13 () of 14.2.2017

Online on

14.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 18/10
C08G 18/48
C09D 175/08
C09J 175/08
C08G 18/30

Application no.

99908966.7

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)

Application title

POLYURETHAN UND POLYURETHANHALTIGE ZUBEREITUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T075513.20170214

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 411.913K)
T 1605/14 (Ceramic material/Oerlikon Metco) of 15.2.2017

Online on

14.03.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 35/486

Application no.

06121639.6

Keywords

Late-files requests not clearly allowable

Application title

Ceramic material and coatings for high temperature service

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T160514.20170215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.354K)
T 2142/14 () of 27.1.2017

Online on

14.03.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

27.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 1/096
F16C 35/063

Application no.

10174272.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum axialen Sichern eines Maschinenelements

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T214214.20170127

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 255.855K)
T 2168/14 () of 15.11.2016

Online on

14.03.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 2/26
A61B 19/02
D04H 13/00
A61L 2/28

Application no.

04795047.2

Keywords

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

Application title

STERILIZATION WRAPS AND METHODS FOR STERILIZING ARTICLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T216814.20161115

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.082K)
T 2536/11 (HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor/LEK) of 7.10.2016

Online on

13.03.2017

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

7.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/22
A61K 31/366
A61K 31/404
A61K 47/02

Application no.

00935420.0

Keywords

Main request, auxiliary request 1 - admitted (no)
Auxiliary requests 2 to 4 - sufficiency of disclosure (no)
Auxiliary requests 5 to 7 - admitted (no)
Auxiliary request 8 - allowable

Application title

STABLE PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCT AND FORMULATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T253611.20161007

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 503.407K)
T 0093/12 () of 8.12.2016

Online on

13.03.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24C 15/10
F24C 7/08
H05B 6/68

Application no.

04803000.1

Keywords

-

Application title

GARGERÄT MIT VORGEGEBENEM PARAMETER, PROGRAMM UND/ODER BETRIEBSART

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T009312.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 360.601K)
T 2283/12 () of 10.1.2017

Online on

13.03.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

10.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24B 1/00

Application no.

04821853.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method of making an ELEVATOR LOAD BEARING MEMBER HAVING A JACKET WITH AT LEAST ONE ROUGH EXTERIOR SURFACE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T228312.20170110

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 286.005K)
T 1197/13 () of 22.11.2016

Online on

13.03.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04B 1/80
E04B 1/90

Application no.

05807392.5

Keywords

Änderungen vor der Erteilung
Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

WÄRMEDÄMMPLATTE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T119713.20161122

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 380.517K)
T 1913/13 () of 15.2.2017

Online on

13.03.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B25J 18/00

Application no.

06774577.8

Keywords

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

Application title

UNEQUAL LINK SCARA ARM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T191313.20170215

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.420K)
T 1540/14 () of 15.2.2017

Online on

13.03.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F21V 11/16
B60Q 1/00
F21S 8/10

Application no.

03292977.0

Keywords

Le contenu des documents-brevet cités dans la décision contestée ne définit pas les connaissances générales de la personne du métier

Application title

Procédé de réalisation d'une fonction optique sur un composant d'un dispositif d'éclairage ou de signalisation automobile

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T154014.20170215

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 328.887K)
T 0013/15 () of 8.2.2017

Online on

13.03.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 55/28

Application no.

09165762.7

Keywords

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Admission of new line of argument (yes)

Application title

Replaceable wear pad

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T001315.20170208

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.762K)
T 1573/11 (Malware protection/ROTHWELL) of 21.2.2017

Online on

10.03.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

21.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00
G06F 21/22

Application no.

06700770.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

COMPUTER PROTECTION AGAINST MALWARE AFFECTION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T157311.20170221

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 401.653K)
T 1897/11 (Schema updating for synchronizing databases/BLACKBERRY) of 7.3.2017

Online on

10.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

7.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

06121099.3

Keywords

Inventive step (yes
Inventive step - with respect to the prior art cited by the first instance)
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

Schema updating for synchronizing databases connected by wireless interface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T189711.20170307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 406.876K)
T 2033/11 () of 2.3.2017

Online on

10.03.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 51/40
H01L 51/05

Application no.

06726639.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

PATTERNING METAL LAYERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T203311.20170302

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 333.820K)
T 0862/12 (Sweet tomato/STATE OF ISRAEL) of 16.9.2016

Online on

10.03.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

16.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82
C12N 9/12
C12N 5/10
C12Q 1/68
A01H 1/04
A01H 5/00

Application no.

99931439.6

Keywords

Auxiliary requests 6 to 8 - extension of scope of protection (yes)

Application title

Controlling starch synthesis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T086212.20160916

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 289.342K)
T 1907/12 (Clostridial toxin/ALLERGAN) of 15.11.2016

Online on

10.03.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/33

Application no.

06851349.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Clostridial toxin activatable Clostridial toxins

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T190712.20161115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.007K)
T 2096/12 () of 23.2.2017

Online on

10.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/512
A61F 13/537

Application no.

02256177.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Absorbent article

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T209612.20170223

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 371.748K)
T 0145/14 (Motorprüfstand/AVL) of 12.1.2017

Online on

10.03.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01M 15/00
G01L 3/16
G01L 3/18
G01L 3/20
G01L 3/22

Application no.

05740732.2

Keywords

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

Application title

PRÜFSTAND FÜR BRENNKRAFTMASCHINEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T014514.20170112

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 388.731K)
T 1583/11 () of 26.1.2017

Online on

09.03.2017

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/173

Application no.

97943507.0

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Method for collating data from multiple sources to form a composite program guide for display

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T158311.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.346K)
T 0655/12 (Compilation de données formatées génériques/GOPRO) of 23.2.2017

Online on

09.03.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

23.2.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 9/45
G06F 9/44

Application no.

06847179.6

Keywords

Revendications - clarté (non)
Divulgation suffisante (non)
Droit d'être entendu - violation (non)

Application title

PROCEDE ET SYSTEME DE TRAITEMENT DE DONNES NUMERIQUES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T065512.20170223

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 313.787K)
T 1723/12 () of 11.1.2017

Online on

09.03.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

11.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/04

Application no.

05777812.8

Keywords

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

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SCALDING SLAUGHTERED POULTRY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T172312.20170111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.015K)
T 0915/13 () of 12.1.2017

Online on

09.03.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21K 1/10
B60B 35/04
B60B 35/08

Application no.

08716116.2

Keywords

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

Application title

ACHSKÖRPER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T091513.20170112

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 431.977K)
T 1238/13 () of 8.11.2016

Online on

09.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

8.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/10
C08L 23/12
C08L 23/14
C08L 23/16
C08F 10/06
C08F 210/06
C08F 297/08
C08K 5/00

Application no.

07856576.9

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - unexpected improvement shown

Application title

IMPROVED HIGH MELT FLOW HETEROPHASIC POLYPROPYLENE COPOLYMERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T123813.20161108

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.381K)
T 1504/14 (Traitement de données formatées génériques/GOPRO) of 23.2.2017

Online on

09.03.2017

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

23.2.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 9/45

Application no.

06847178.8

Keywords

Modifications - extension de la revendication (oui)
Revendications - clarté (non)
Divulgation suffisante (non)

Application title

PROCEDE POUR FOURNIR DES DONNEES A UN MOYEN DE TRAITEMENT NUMERIQUE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T150414.20170223

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 329.858K)
T 0708/15 () of 12.1.2017

Online on

09.03.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21K 1/10
B60B 35/04
B60B 35/08
B21K 1/06
B60B 35/06
B60G 9/00

Application no.

09169603.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Achskörper

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T070815.20170112

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 333.837K)
T 2304/11 () of 17.2.2017

Online on

08.03.2017

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 5/232
H04N 7/14
H04N 7/18
G06F 13/10

Application no.

04803004.3

Keywords

Änderungen - Hauptantrag, erster und zweiter Hilfsantrag
Änderungen - zulässig (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - dritter Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

Kamerabasiertes Überwachungsverfahren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T230411.20170217

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 329.592K)
T 0554/12 () of 9.2.2017

Online on

08.03.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01G 9/04
H01G 9/025

Application no.

00904006.4

Keywords

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

Application title

SOLID ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITOR AND ITS PRODUCTION METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T055412.20170209

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.103K)
T 1545/12 (Kosmetische Zubereitungen/Beiersdorf AG) of 24.1.2017

Online on

08.03.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

24.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/81
A61Q 5/06

Application no.

06113291.6

Keywords

Hauptantrag: Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)

Application title

Polymerkombination für kosmetische Zubereitungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T154512.20170124

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 343.439K)
T 0201/13 () of 12.1.2017

Online on

08.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D06F 37/20

Application no.

05002215.1

Keywords

Neuheit - offenkundige Vorbenutzung
Neuheit - stillschweigende Geheimhaltungsverpflichtung (ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - korrekte Ermessensausübung (ja)

Application title

Dämpfer mit elastischer Führungs-/Dämpfungs-Einheit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T020113.20170112

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 466.984K)
T 1192/13 (Positionsmesseinrichtung/HEIDENHAIN) of 15.12.2016

Online on

08.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H03M 1/10
G01D 5/244
G01D 18/00

Application no.

05010374.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

Positionsmesseinrichtung und Verfahren zur Positionsmessung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T119213.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 483.247K)
T 1434/13 (Container with band header/DUBOIS) of 13.9.2016

Online on

08.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

13.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 33/04

Application no.

06022069.6

Keywords

Priority - identity of invention (no)
Priority - different problems in priority applications and patent
Priority - combination with isolated features from drawings
Novelty - granted patent (no)
Inventive step - first auxiliary request (no)
Amendments - feature disclosed in drawings in the context of specific embodiments
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - second to sixth auxiliary requests (yes)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

Application title

Media container with band header

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T143413.20160913

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 581.188K)
T 0065/15 () of 17.1.2017

Online on

08.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

17.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00

Application no.

03744867.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (yes)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)
Claims - clarity in opposition proceedings

Application title

INTRAVAGINAL MATRIX DRUG DELIVERY DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T006515.20170117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 442.660K)
T 1067/11 () of 2.3.2017

Online on

07.03.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H01L 21/762
H01L 21/304

Application no.

97401062.1

Keywords

Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - après modification
Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance - (oui)

Application title

Procédé de réalisation d'une couche mince de matériau semiconducteur

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T106711.20170302

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 277.245K)
T 2498/12 (Vitiligo/RAMAIAH) of 13.9.2016

Online on

07.03.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/18

Application no.

05254263.6

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

A method of treating vitiligo using synergistic formation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T249812.20160913

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.338K)
T 0402/13 () of 10.11.2016

Online on

07.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/10
C08F 110/06
C08F 4/651

Application no.

05787154.3

Keywords

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

Application title

ELASTOMERIC POLYOLEFIN COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T040213.20161110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 544.577K)
T 0511/13 () of 31.1.2017

Online on

07.03.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/47
A61F 13/474

Application no.

01990861.5

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Amendments - broadening of claim (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)
Substantial procedural violation - appealed decision sufficiently reasoned (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

DUAL-USE PANTILINER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T051113.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 394.423K)
T 2483/13 () of 2.3.2017

Online on

07.03.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

2.3.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02C 7/02
B24B 9/14
G02B 1/10
G02B 1/11
G02C 7/10

Application no.

06714816.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

LENS FOR SPECTACLES AND METHOD FOR FORMING LENS FOR SPECTACLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T248313.20170302

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 339.942K)
T 2038/16 (Enteric bacterial infections/ANADIS) of 27.2.2017

Online on

07.03.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

27.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/40
A61K 39/02
A61K 31/739
A61K 35/74
A61P 1/12

Application no.

04716992.5

Keywords

"Missing statement of grounds"

Application title

Composition and method for the treatment and prevention of enteric bacterial infections

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T203816.20170227

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.463K)
T 2377/13 (Compositions cosmétiques contenant une silicone aminée et un agent é … of 19.1.2017

Online on

06.03.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

19.1.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/898
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

02292742.0

Keywords

Recours recevable (non)
Répartition différente des frais (non)

Application title

Compositions cosmétiques contenant une silicone aminée et un agent épaississant et leurs utilisations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T237713.20170119

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 321.555K)
T 0456/14 () of 10.2.2017

Online on

06.03.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B27N 3/00
B27N 3/14

Application no.

10152355.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Spanplatten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T045614.20170210

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 403.619K)
T 1768/11 (Information storage medium/SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS) of 7.2.2017

Online on

03.03.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

7.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 20/10

Application no.

03774370.5

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - all requests (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - all requests (no)

Application title

Information storage medium and method of recording/reproducing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T176811.20170207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.854K)
T 1886/11 () of 6.2.2017

Online on

03.03.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H03K 17/945

Application no.

03727277.0

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Elekromagnetisches Zuhaltesystem eines Sicherheitsschalters

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T188611.20170206

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 309.155K)
T 0318/13 () of 7.2.2017

Online on

03.03.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

7.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 23/06

Application no.

05716497.2

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR BESTIMMUNG EINES OBJEKTMATERIALS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T031813.20170207

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 478.057K)
T 0792/13 () of 25.11.2016

Online on

03.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 290/06
C08L 51/08
C09D 11/00
C09D 151/08

Application no.

07728870.2

Keywords

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

Application title

SLIP- AND LEVELING AGENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T079213.20161125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 431.355K)
T 1457/13 () of 30.11.2016

Online on

03.03.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

30.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/02

Application no.

05747591.5

Keywords

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

Application title

POLYETHYLENE FOR INJECTION MOLDINGS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T145713.20161130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.323K)
T 1744/13 (Composition réductrice/ L'OREAL) of 12.1.2017

Online on

03.03.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/23
A61K 8/898
A61Q 5/08
A61Q 5/04

Application no.

02292745.3

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)
amélioration non crédible dans l'ensemble de la portée de la revendication

Application title

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

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T174413.20170112

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 412.182K)
T 2469/13 () of 24.1.2017

Online on

03.03.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

24.1.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G01D 4/00

Application no.

07300941.7

Keywords

Recevabilité de documents (non)
Activité inventive (oui)

Application title

Procédé de liaison pour télé-relevé de compteurs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T246913.20170124

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 447.116K)
T 1364/14 () of 14.2.2017

Online on

03.03.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

14.2.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60R 5/04
B60J 7/00

Application no.

06124058.6

Keywords

Activité inventive (oui)

Application title

Store à enrouleur pour véhicule automobile, présentant des moyens de compensation de jeux, et véhicule correspondant

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T136414.20170214

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 261.236K)
T 2300/14 (Ciment géopolimérique/RED LION CEMENT) of 23.1.2017

Online on

03.03.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

23.1.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C04B 28/00
C04B 18/08

Application no.

07823342.6

Keywords

Requête visant à ne pas admettre un document produit avec le mémoire de recours - rejetée
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Modifications - extension de la revendication (non)
Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

CIMENT GÉOPOLYMÉRIQUE À BASE DE CENDRES VOLANTES ET À GRANDE INNOCUITÉ D'EMPLOI.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T230014.20170123

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 325.833K)
D 0016/16 () of 28.2.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

DBA

Decision date

28.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:D001616.20170228

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.340K)
J 0018/16 () of 8.2.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Mängel betreffend die Form der Zeichnungen - Fehlende Begründung (ja)
Verstoß gegen die Begründungspflicht als wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (ja)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:J001816.20170208

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 296.514K)
T 1497/11 () of 7.2.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

7.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/44
H01L 23/047

Application no.

02797504.4

Keywords

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

Application title

SURFACE MOUNTED PACKAGE WITH DIE BOTTOM SPACED FROM SUPPORT BOARD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T149711.20170207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.327K)
T 0928/12 () of 10.2.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

10.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08G 1/16

Application no.

03756948.0

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)
Rügepflicht - Einwand zurückgewiesen

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Fahrerinformation bzw. zur Reaktion bei Verlassen der Fahrspur

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T092812.20170210

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 309.952K)
T 1164/12 () of 1.3.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

1.3.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66C 1/02

Application no.

07711954.3

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)

Application title

UNTERDRUCKHANDHABUNGSEINRICHTUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T116412.20170301

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 246.591K)
T 1515/12 () of 9.1.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

9.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 8/13
A61N 7/02

Application no.

05805833.0

Keywords

Added subject-matter (no)
Remittal for further prosecution

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR COSMETIC ENHANCEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T151512.20170109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 260.314K)
T 1644/12 () of 14.9.2016

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

14.9.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41M 3/14
B42D 15/00
B42D 15/10
D21H 21/40
G06K 19/06

Application no.

01917018.2

Keywords

Neuheit (nein: Hauptantrag)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja: Hilfsantrag 1)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung laserbeschriftbarer Datenträger und damit hergestellte Datenträger

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T164412.20160914

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 440.409K)
T 2129/12 () of 26.10.2016

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

26.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29D 30/72
B29D 30/50

Application no.

01125788.8

Keywords

Main request - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal (admitted)
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - main request (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request (yes)
Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - auxiliary request (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary request - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings (admitted)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Method of manufacturing the sidewall of a pneumatic tire

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T212912.20161026

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 395.165K)
T 2269/12 () of 9.1.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

9.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/103

Application no.

02739108.5

Keywords

Novelty (yes)
xRemittal for further prosecution

Application title

PASSIVE PHYSIOLOGICAL MONITORING (P2M) SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T226912.20170109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 257.531K)
T 0945/13 () of 18.10.2016

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41F 33/00

Application no.

04251372.1

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Application title

Control system for a printing press

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T094513.20161018

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 469.238K)
T 1202/13 () of 11.11.2016

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

11.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

05738147.7

Keywords

Novelty - Main request and auxiliary requests 1, 2 and 4 (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request 5 - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

Improvements in Substrates Incorporating Security Devices

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T120213.20161111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 572.422K)
T 1632/13 () of 18.1.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B05D 5/06
B05D 3/14

Application no.

10179378.4

Keywords

Novelty (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Method and apparatus for orienting magnetic flakes and image obtained by said method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163213.20170118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 520.657K)
T 1543/14 () of 26.1.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F21S 8/04
F21V 21/04
E04B 9/00
H02G 3/12

Application no.

08747621.4

Keywords

-

Application title

LIGHTING FIXTURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T154314.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.479K)
T 1674/14 () of 14.10.2016

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

14.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 53/12

Application no.

05752791.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

STECKVERBINDUNGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T167414.20161014

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 308.608K)
T 0388/15 (Paper wrapper/SCHWEITZER-MAUDUIT) of 16.9.2016

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24C 5/00
A24D 1/02

Application no.

03705838.5

Keywords

Intervention of the assumed infringer during appeal proceedings
Intervention of the assumed infringer - admissible (yes)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Novelty - no: Main Request
Novelty - yes: First Auxiliary Request
First Auxiliary Request filed during the appeal proceedings - admissible (yes)
Amendments allowable: First Auxiliary Request (yes)
Inventive step - First Auxiliary Request (yes)

Application title

SMOKING ARTICLES WITH REDUCED IGNITION PROCLIVITY CHARACTERISTICS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T038815.20160916

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 978.730K)
T 1441/15 () of 22.2.2017

Online on

02.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16K 47/08

Application no.

09735483.1

Keywords

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes
Remittal to the examining division

Application title

Control valve

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T144115.20170222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 394.711K)
T 0402/12 (Neoadjuvant therapy/GENENTECH) of 17.3.2016

Online on

01.03.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.3.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395
A61P 35/00

Application no.

00928916.6

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (no)
Observations by third parties - relevant (no)

Application title

Treatment with anti-ErbB2 antibodies

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T040212.20160317

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 385.814K)
T 0449/12 () of 3.2.2017

Online on

01.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

3.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 59/04
B32B 17/10

Application no.

06112163.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von geprägten Folien auf Basis von teilacetalisiertem Polyvinylalkohol

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T044912.20170203

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 337.702K)
T 0647/15 () of 8.9.2016

Online on

01.03.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

8.9.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16L 58/04

Application no.

07731294.0

Keywords

Extension indue (oui: requête principale)
Recevabilité de la requête subsidiaire 1 (oui)
Suffisance de description (oui)
Recevabilité des nouveaux arguments basés sur les documents D10 et D11 (non)
Violation du droit d'être entendu (non)
Renvoi à la première instance (non)
Nouveauté (non: requête subsidiaire 1)
Activité inventive (oui: requête subsidiaire 2)

Application title

Elément fileté tubulaire muni d'un revêtement protecteur sec

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T064715.20160908

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 596.989K)
T 1322/15 () of 17.1.2017

Online on

01.03.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24D 3/10
E04C 2/52

Application no.

05787397.8

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit nach Änderung (nein)

Application title

FERNWÄRMEKOMPAKTSTATION MIT MULTIFUNKTIONALEM SANDWICHRAHMEN FÜR ANLAGENAUFBAUTEN, WELCHE THERMISCH BEAUFSCHLAGTE MEDIEN BEINHALTEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T132215.20170117

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 413.252K)

February 2017

T 2163/12 (Fonction WEB dans un équipement d'automatisme/SCHNEIDER) of 6.12.2016

Online on

28.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

6.12.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04L 29/06
G05B 19/418

Application no.

01401675.2

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

Bloc fonction WEB dans un équipement d'automatisme.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T216312.20161206

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 322.210K)
T 0172/13 (Anti-VEGF antibodies/GENENTECH) of 29.11.2016

Online on

28.02.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/00
C12N 15/13
A61P 35/00

Application no.

04779660.2

Keywords

Right to be heard - violation (yes)
Substantial procedural violation - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)
Observations by third parties - not considered in view of remittal
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

Application title

Anti-VEGF antibodies

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T017213.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.056K)
T 0264/13 (Point d'accès sans fil/SFR) of 2.2.2017

Online on

28.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

2.2.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04B 7/155
H04B 5/00

Application no.

08290936.7

Keywords

Activité inventive - oui (après modifications)

Application title

Point d'accès à un réseau et dispositif de communication sans fil équipant ce point d'accès

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T026413.20170202

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 276.486K)
T 0909/13 () of 20.12.2016

Online on

28.02.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61D 19/02

Application no.

05812126.0

Keywords

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

Application title

VORRICHTUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUR ABSAMUNG VON EBERN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T090913.20161220

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 226.591K)
T 2433/13 () of 22.12.2016

Online on

28.02.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23C 5/20

Application no.

03745050.9

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Novelty
Inventive step

Application title

TOOL AND CUTTING INSERT FOR CHIP REMOVING MACHINING WITH CONNECTING SURFACES BETWEEN HOLDER AND INSERT WITH RIDGE AND GROOVES IN SHAPE OF CURVES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T243313.20161222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 727.627K)
T 0822/14 () of 20.10.2016

Online on

28.02.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08B 11/22
B01D 33/44
B01D 33/073

Application no.

05256752.6

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Method of separating water-soluble cellulose ether

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T082214.20161020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.348K)
T 1335/14 () of 18.1.2017

Online on

28.02.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

18.1.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60S 1/40

Application no.

05822343.9

Keywords

Nouveauté (non)
Recevabilité des requetes subsidiaires (non)

Application title

BALAI D'ESSUIE-GLACE UNIVERSEL ET CONNECTEUR AMOVIBLE ASSOCIE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T133514.20170118

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 297.728K)
T 1404/14 (Graphitised carbon/CATALER) of 20.12.2016

Online on

28.02.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 4/96
B01J 27/20
H01M 4/92
H01M 8/10

Application no.

07741064.5

Keywords

Late-filed ground for opposition - no misuse of the discretionary power by the opposition division
Late-filed ground for opposition - not submitted with the grounds of appeal - not prima facie relevant
Late-filed document - justification for late filing (no)
Main request - novelty - selection invention (no)
Late-filed request - submitted during the oral proceedings
Late-filed request - not admitted
Inventive step - auxiliary request 2
Inventive step - unexpected improvement (yes)

Application title

ELECTRODE CATALYST FOR FUEL CELL, AND SOLID POLYMER ELECTROLYTE FUEL CELL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T140414.20161220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.446K)
T 2081/14 (ACIDIC CLEANING METHOD FOR MACHINE DISHWASHING/ECOLAB) of 8.2.2017

Online on

28.02.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B08B 3/04
A47L 15/00
C11D 3/00
C11D 7/00

Application no.

03772309.5

Keywords

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

Application title

ACIDIC CLEANING METHOD FOR MACHINE DISHWASHING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T208114.20170208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 347.368K)
T 2468/10 (Dynamische Dokumentengenerierung/SIEMENS) of 13.1.2017

Online on

27.02.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

13.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

03101382.4

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - Haupt- und Hilfsantrag (zugelassen)
Patentansprüche - Stützung durch die Beschreibung
Patentansprüche - Haupt- und Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur dynamischen Generierung strukturierter Dokumente

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T246810.20170113

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 357.188K)
T 0625/11 () of 19.1.2017

Online on

27.02.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

19.1.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G21C 17/00
G21D 3/00

Application no.

03775483.5

Keywords

Invention brevetable - caractère technique de l'invention
Principes applicables en matière d'interprétation des revendications

Application title

PROCÉDÉ DE DETERMINATION D'UNE VALEUR LIMITE D'UN PARAMETRE DE FONCTIONNEMENT D'UN REACTEUR NUCLÉAIRE, SYSTÈME, PROGRAMME D'ORDINATEUR ET SUPPORT CORRESPONDANTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T062511.20170119

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 578.772K)
T 1369/11 (Automatic label placement/MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING) of 2.2.2017

Online on

27.02.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

2.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/24

Application no.

05105313.0

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

System and method for automatic label placement on charts

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T136911.20170202

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.696K)
T 1509/11 () of 2.2.2017

Online on

27.02.2017

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

2.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/60

Application no.

07118187.9

Keywords

Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant
Claims - clarity (no)
Claims - support in the description (no)

Application title

Apparatus and method for improving visibility of image

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T150911.20170202

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 412.114K)
T 1942/11 () of 7.12.2016

Online on

27.02.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 19/06
G06F 11/00
G07F 7/10

Application no.

97921189.3

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - late-filed ground for opposition
Late-filed facts - admitted (no)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

SYSTEM AND APPARATUS FOR SMART CARD PERSONALIZATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T194211.20161207

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 386.405K)
T 0606/12 () of 16.11.2016

Online on

27.02.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

16.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 15/24
A47L 15/46

Application no.

05777541.3

Keywords

Zulässigkeit - Haupt- u Hilfsantrag I (ja)
Änderungen - Hauptantrag (unzulässig)
Änderungen - Hilfsantrag I (zulässig)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz

Application title

VERFAHREN UND ANORDNUNG ZUM ENERGIESPARENDEN BETRIEB VON SPÜLMASCHINEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T060612.20161116

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 426.086K)
T 1829/12 () of 17.2.2017

Online on

27.02.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

17.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B07C 5/344
G01N 27/90

Application no.

06805832.0

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet (ja)
Neuheit - offenkundige Vorbenutzung
Neuheit - Geheimhaltungsverpflichtung (ja)

Application title

Sensorvorrichtung zum Erkennen Elektromagnetisch Detektierbarer Fördergutteile und Sortiervorrichtung mit einer solchen Sensorvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T182912.20170217

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 315.941K)
T 2112/12 () of 21.7.2016

Online on

27.02.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

21.7.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/39

Application no.

07859275.5

Keywords

Novelty - main request, auxiliary requests 1 and 9 (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 7 (no)

Application title

QUALITY CONTROL METHODS FOR OIL-IN-WATER EMULSIONS CONTAINING SQUALENE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T211212.20160721

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 455.257K)
T 1896/11 () of 25.11.2016

Online on

22.02.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 9/00

Application no.

04744262.9

Keywords

Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

A SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETECTING SIGNAL ARTIFACTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T189611.20161125

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D

Decision

No PDF available
T 0626/13 (Lapse of the patent/ALLERGAN) of 15.2.2017

Online on

22.02.2017

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/50

Application no.

06851224.3

Keywords

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

Application title

CLOSTRIDIAL TOXIN ACTIVITY ASSAYS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T062613.20170215

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 245.091K)
T 2096/13 () of 27.10.2016

Online on

22.02.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 5/28
B32B 5/26
B29C 70/34

Application no.

07251469.8

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 4: novelty - no
Auxiliary request 5: added subject-matter - no; novelty - yes
remittal for further prosecution

Application title

Lightweight thermoplastic sheets including reinforcing skins

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T209613.20161027

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.165K)
T 0799/14 () of 13.12.2016

Online on

22.02.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

13.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/16
A23K 1/175
A23K 1/18

Application no.

00964160.6

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure and/or inventive step (no, all requests)

Application title

Improving condition of elderly pets

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T079914.20161213

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.908K)
T 1758/11 (Sendeleistung einer Funkstation/IPCOM) of 20.12.2016

Online on

21.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04W 52/02

Application no.

00124139.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Regelung der Sendeleistung einer Funkstation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T175811.20161220

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 386.285K)
T 2142/11 (Communication device for a multi-path radio channel/IPCOM) of 17.1.2017

Online on

21.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 1/707

Application no.

00110027.0

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Added subject-matter - first auxiliary request (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - second auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Receiver for a communication device for a multi-path radio channel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T214211.20170117

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.495K)
T 0878/13 () of 9.1.2017

Online on

21.02.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23B 51/02
B23C 5/10
B23D 77/00
B23G 5/06
B23P 15/28

Application no.

01113733.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Schneidwerkzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T087813.20170109

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 232.406K)
T 1760/14 () of 13.12.2016

Online on

21.02.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

13.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16C 33/20

Application no.

06007233.7

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - Änderungen

Application title

Lagerelement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T176014.20161213

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 288.778K)
T 1588/15 () of 15.2.2017

Online on

21.02.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02D 9/10
F16K 11/052
F16K 31/04
F16K 11/22

Application no.

07734414.1

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - request not filed in due time

Application title

A TWO-SHUTTER VALVE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T158815.20170215

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 424.810K)
T 0172/12 () of 25.11.2016

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 35/30
B23P 6/04

Application no.

04253781.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Repair process and brazing paste

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T017212.20161125

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.010K)
T 1552/12 () of 13.1.2017

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 7/02

Application no.

02076614.3

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

A device for and a method of cleaning a milking machine, and a milking machine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T155212.20170113

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 357.163K)
T 0948/13 () of 13.12.2016

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

13.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 230/02
C08F 2/22
C08F 30/02
C08F 220/06
C08K 3/22

Application no.

07254809.2

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request and auxiliary requests 1 and 2 (no)
Amendments - allowable
Amendments - auxiliary requests 3 to 6 (no)

Application title

Phosphorous-containing organic polymer and compositions and processes including same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T094813.20161213

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.934K)
T 1419/13 () of 10.11.2016

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 13/14

Application no.

07725994.3

Keywords

Zulassung eines neuen Einspruchsgrundes (nein)
Zulassung eines verspätet gestellten Antrags (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

WALZGERÜST ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON WALZBAND ODER BLECH

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T141913.20161110

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 460.563K)
T 1904/13 () of 9.11.2016

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03B 23/027
C03B 23/025

Application no.

98110666.9

Keywords

Late-filed main request and first auxiliary resquest - admitted (no)
Inventive step - second auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Apparatus and method for bending glass sheets

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T190413.20161109

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 516.400K)
T 2075/13 () of 2.12.2016

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B02C 18/00
B02C 18/24

Application no.

08834925.3

Keywords

Late-filed main request - converging versions of claims
Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - amendments allowable (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

SHREDDER THICKNESS WITH ANTI-JITTER FEATURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T207513.20161202

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 469.120K)
T 0978/14 () of 7.2.2017

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02B 77/08
F01N 11/00
F02F 1/42

Application no.

10173564.5

Keywords

Inventive step - problem and solution approach

Application title

Engine and saddle-riding type vehicle including the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T097814.20170207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.240K)
T 1055/14 (Production d'hydrocarbures liquides / IFP) of 15.2.2017

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C10G 2/00

Application no.

05771067.5

Keywords

Publication antérieure (oui) - appartenance à l'état de la technique de documents non considérés par la division d'opposition (oui) - preuves fournies en recours
Renvoi de l'affaire (oui)

Application title

Procédé de synthèse Fischer-Tropsch comprenant une régulation améliorée

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T105514.20170215

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 278.798K)
T 2313/14 () of 15.2.2017

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 51/02
B31B 1/62
B05C 5/02
B65B 19/22

Application no.

09757150.9

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON ZIGARETTENPACKUNGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T231314.20170215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 308.743K)
T 0270/15 () of 12.1.2017

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 3/10

Application no.

06706230.7

Keywords

Admission of new grounds - (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

PACKAGING FILM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T027015.20170112

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 430.156K)
T 0290/15 () of 13.2.2017

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

13.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 41/30

Application no.

05791426.9

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Schieberplatte für einen Schieberverschluss an metallurgischen Schmelzgefässen sowie Verfahren zur deren Herstellung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T029015.20170213

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 332.579K)
T 1699/15 () of 20.12.2016

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A01D 41/12

Application no.

07858532.0

Keywords

Recevabilité du recours - recours suffisamment motivé (oui)
Activité inventive - (non)
Répartition des frais - (non)

Application title

DISPOSITIF DE RECUPERATION DE LA MENUE PAILLE SUR UNE MOISSONNEUSE BATTEUSE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T169915.20161220

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C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 316.841K)
T 0609/16 () of 3.2.2017

Online on

20.02.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

3.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01B 63/111
A01B 63/00

Application no.

07115254.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Headland routine for agricultural vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T060916.20170203

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 233.111K)
D 0020/16 () of 16.2.2017

Online on

17.02.2017

Board

DBA

Decision date

16.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:D002016.20170216

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.583K)
T 1872/11 (Xylose isomerase rumen fungus Piromyces host yeast cell Saccharomyces … of 19.1.2017

Online on

17.02.2017

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

19.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/61
C12N 15/54
C12N 1/14
C12N 1/19
C12P 7/10
C12P 7/20
C12P 7/46
C12P 7/54
C12P 7/56
C12P 13/04
C12P 35/00

Application no.

03731853.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Main and sole request - sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

FERMENTATION OF PENTOSE SUGARS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T187211.20170119

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 468.049K)
T 0226/13 (Composition tinctoriale / L'OREAL) of 21.10.2016

Online on

17.02.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

21.10.2016

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61Q 5/10
A61K 8/04
A61K 8/37
A61K 8/22
A61K 8/23
A61K 8/81
A61K 8/87
A61K 8/88
A61K 8/85
A61K 8/41
A61K 8/33
A61K 8/34
A61K 8/42
A61K 8/66
A61K 8/89

Application no.

06291350.4

Keywords

Motifs d'opposition - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Activité inventive - requête principale (oui)

Application title

Composition tinctoriale comprenant des composés insolubles, procédés mettant en oeuvre cette composition.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T022613.20161021

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 400.191K)
T 0743/13 () of 6.12.2016

Online on

17.02.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

6.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23D 61/12
B23D 65/00

Application no.

07816229.4

Keywords

Hauptantrag - Änderungen - zulässig (nein)
Neuheit - (nein)
Neuheit - alle Anträge

Application title

SÄGEBAND UND VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINES SÄGEBANDES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T074313.20161206

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 382.326K)
T 0096/14 () of 13.1.2017

Online on

17.02.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 5/20
B65D 85/60

Application no.

08835156.4

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

PACKAGING FOR BAR- LIKE FOODSTUFFS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T009614.20170113

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.655K)
T 1710/11 () of 1.2.2017

Online on

16.02.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

1.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/36

Application no.

06727684.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

MRI SYSTEM COMPRISING A SCAN ROOM INTERFACE FOR A/D-CONVERSION OF MR SIGNALS BETWEEN A RECEIVER COIL UNIT AND A REMOTE SIGNAL PROCESSING UNIT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T171011.20170201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 308.309K)
T 2602/12 () of 13.10.2016

Online on

16.02.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

13.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/54
A61L 27/26
G02B 1/04
G02C 7/04

Application no.

04741077.4

Keywords

Admissibility of main request (yes) - restriction of granted claim 1 to subject-matter for which no negative decision has been issued by the Opposition Division is legitimate behaviour of losing party, no abuse of procedure
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - sufficient guidance in patent in suit to make dispersions with the required stability
Inventive step (yes)
Inventive step - argument raised for first time at oral proceedings against embodiment of invention never previously attacked under Article 56 EPC not admitted; Board sees no reason to examine of its own motion

Application title

ANTIMICROBIAL MEDICAL DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T260212.20161013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 391.102K)
T 2210/13 () of 22.9.2016

Online on

16.02.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/04
H01B 3/44
B65D 41/00

Application no.

07756194.2

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

HIGH-DENSITY POLYETHYLENE COMPOSITIONS, METHOD OF MAKING THE SAME, ARTICLES MADE THEREFROM, AND METHOD OF MAKING SUCH ARTICLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T221013.20160922

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.039K)
T 0934/14 () of 29.9.2016

Online on

16.02.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60T 8/36
B60T 15/02
B60T 13/66
B60T 13/68

Application no.

04030127.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

An electro-pneumatic braking control unit for a railway or tramway vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T093414.20160929

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.304K)
T 1092/12 (Interfacing cordless telephone and computer/SIEMENS| |) of 18.1.2017

Online on

15.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

18.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/00
H04M 1/247
H04M 1/725

Application no.

07024223.5

Keywords

Novelty (main request, first auxiliary request)
Novelty - (no)
Claims (modified main request)
Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

System and method for interfacing a wireless telephone to a personal computer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T109212.20170118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.354K)
T 0145/13 () of 10.2.2017

Online on

15.02.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 27/00

Application no.

04714101.5

Keywords

Amendments - amended claims relating to unsearched subject-matter (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

MONITORING AND AUTOMATIC EQUIPMENT CONTROL SYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T014513.20170210

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 285.131K)
T 0183/13 (Packet numbering for ARQ/QUALCOMM) of 15.11.2016

Online on

15.02.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

15.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/18

Application no.

06124217.8

Keywords

Novelty - main request, first and second auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step - third and fourth auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Flexible arq for packet data transmission

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T018313.20161115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.499K)
T 0434/13 (Generating availability data of a called party/MITEL) of 26.1.2017

Online on

15.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/42
H04L 29/08

Application no.

08102751.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Method and system for generating prospective availability data of a called party

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T043413.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.212K)
T 0477/13 (Geographical information/LG) of 22.12.2016

Online on

15.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

22.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/493

Application no.

06008287.2

Keywords

Inventive step (main request)
Inventive step - no
Amendments - added subject-matter (auxiliary requests)
Amendments - yes

Application title

Mobile communication terminal for providing geographical information and method thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T047713.20161222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 307.209K)
T 1349/13 () of 19.1.2017

Online on

15.02.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

19.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/25
B01D 1/00
G01N 21/47
G01N 21/53

Application no.

00967400.3

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no) , second auxiliary request (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes), first auxiliary request
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed auxiliary requests - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

SPRAY DATA ACQUISITION METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T134913.20170119

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 581.414K)
T 0029/14 () of 15.12.2016

Online on

15.02.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 210/02

Application no.

06727040.5

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

NOVEL COPOLYMERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T002914.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.574K)
T 1302/14 () of 11.1.2017

Online on

15.02.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60S 3/06

Application no.

06025309.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

Behandlungsanlage für Fahrzeuge

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T130214.20170111

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 365.688K)
T 2150/14 (Injection mixer/PROPURE AS) of 8.2.2017

Online on

15.02.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01F 5/04
B01F 5/06
B01F 3/04
B01F 3/08

Application no.

05792090.2

Keywords

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

Application title

MULTI FLUID INJECTION MIXER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T215014.20170208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.904K)
T 2518/10 (Shape-based charting/MICROSOFT) of 23.11.2016

Online on

14.02.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

23.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/24

Application no.

05107032.4

Keywords

Inventive step - main request, first and second auxiliary requests (no)
Late-filed third auxiliary request - admitted (no)

Application title

Common charting using shapes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T251810.20161123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 456.983K)
T 2117/11 () of 21.12.2016

Online on

14.02.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

21.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 5/10
A61M 36/00

Application no.

01274522.0

Keywords

Statement of grounds of appeal - party's complete case
Late-filed request - change of subject-matter
Devolutive effect of the appeal

Application title

PRE-LOADED NEEDLE ASSEMBLY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T211711.20161221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.758K)
T 2232/11 () of 20.1.2017

Online on

14.02.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

20.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02P 21/14

Application no.

06013428.5

Keywords

Rechtliches Gehör - Verletzung (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur geberlosen Drehzahlbestimmung einer Asynchronmaschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T223211.20170120

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 375.169K)
T 0694/12 () of 17.11.2016

Online on

14.02.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24C 7/08

Application no.

01969403.3

Keywords

-

Application title

METHOD FOR RUNNING A FOOD COOKING OVEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T069412.20161117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 446.419K)
T 1501/12 () of 16.1.2017

Online on

14.02.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

16.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25D 11/02
F25B 5/04
F25D 25/02

Application no.

04106375.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Refrigerating apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T150112.20170116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.590K)
T 0556/13 () of 14.10.2016

Online on

14.02.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

14.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 1/84

Application no.

98906460.5

Keywords

Main request - novelty (no)
Auxiliary request 1 - request identical to request not admitted in first-instance proceedings - exceptionally admitted
Auxiliary request 1 - amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 2 - amendments - extension of protection (no)
Auxiliary request 2 - correction of error - immediately evident that nothing else could have been intended (yes)
Auxiliary request 2 - amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 3 - sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Auxiliary request 3 - novelty (yes)
Auxiliary request 3 - inventive step (yes)

Application title

CORIOLIS FLOWMETER HAVING AXIALLY COMPLIANT CASE ENDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T055613.20161014

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 503.994K)
T 2442/13 () of 15.12.2016

Online on

14.02.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 1/20
B62D 7/22
F16D 3/06
B62D 1/16

Application no.

06254583.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Bush, particularly for vehicle steering column

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T244213.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 261.519K)
T 0346/12 (Immunostimulatory sequences/DYNAVAX) of 19.10.2016

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

19.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/39
A61K 39/385
A61K 39/35
A61K 39/145
A61K 39/21
A61P 31/12

Application no.

00955749.7

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Novelty - main and auxiliary requests 1 to 8

Application title

Methods of modulating an immune response using immunostimulatory sequences and compositions for use therein

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T034612.20161019

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.355K)
T 1426/12 (Lichtschutzformulierungen/Beiersdorf) of 8.12.2016

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

8.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/49
A61K 8/895
A61Q 17/04

Application no.

01117897.7

Keywords

Alle Anträge: Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative

Application title

Kosmetische und dermatologische Lichtschutzformulierungen mit einem Gehalt an unsymmetrisch substituierten Triazinderivaten und Organsiloxanen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T142612.20161208

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 330.058K)
T 1636/12 () of 6.2.2017

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B07C 3/00

Application no.

05020921.2

Keywords

Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes, after amendment)
Amendments - allowable (yes)

Application title

Method and system of providing services at a mail delivery point

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T163612.20170206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 256.846K)
T 1848/12 () of 16.12.2016

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

16.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 21/02
B65D 43/02
B65D 51/24

Application no.

07109447.8

Keywords

Late-filed documents
Late-filed document - admitted (no)
Apportionment of costs - (no)
Late-filed argument - admitted (no)
Novelty - main request (no)
Amendments - first and second auxiliary requests
Amendments - allowable (no)
Late-filed third and fourth auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - third auxiliary request (no)
Amendments - fourth auxiliary requests
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Novelty - fourth auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - fourth auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Container assembly having stacking means

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T184812.20161216

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 571.954K)
T 1052/13 () of 18.10.2016

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.10.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 1/22
B21B 27/00

Application no.

07110866.6

Keywords

Klarheit der Ansprüche nach Änderung - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag I (nein) Hilfsantrag II (ja)
Unzulässige Änderungen - Hilfsantrag II (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hilfsantrag II (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

Flachprodukt aus einem Metallwerkstoff, insbesondere einem Stahlwerkstoff, Verwendung eines solchen Flachprodukts sowie Walze und Verfahren zur Herstellung solcher Flachprodukte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T105213.20161018

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 605.174K)
T 1152/14 () of 12.1.2017

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 2/00
C07K 14/435
C12N 9/94

Application no.

10150773.9

Keywords

Rechtliches Gehör - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (nein)
Zulassung der Hilfsanträge (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Verringerung der viralen und mikrobiellen Belastung von Pankreatin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T115214.20170112

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 503.942K)
T 1294/14 () of 1.12.2016

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

1.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C21C 5/38
F28D 17/00
F27D 17/00
B01D 39/00
B01D 46/00

Application no.

04764498.4

Keywords

Änderungen
Ausreichende Offenbarung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM SAMMELN UND BEHANDELN VON REAKTIONSGASEN AUS EINER ERZEUGUNGASANLAGE FÜR SCHMELZFLÜSSIGE METALLE UND ENTSTAUBUNGSANLAGE HIERZU

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T129414.20161201

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 363.516K)
T 1986/14 () of 11.10.2016

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

11.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 31/08
A61B 19/04

Application no.

07796930.1

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)
Amendments - main request and auxiliary requests 1-5
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request 6
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)
Appeal decision - auxiliary request 6

Application title

NONAQUEOUS COATING COMPOSITION FOR ELASTOMERIC ARTICLES AND ARTICLES CONTAINING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T198614.20161011

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.862K)
T 2108/14 () of 31.1.2017

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/14
A61K 9/16
A61K 9/20
A61K 9/28
A61K 9/50

Application no.

03752490.7

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - main request and first auxiliary request (no)
Claims - second auxiliary request (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

SEQUESTERING SUBUNIT AND RELATED COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T210814.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.179K)
T 1698/15 () of 28.10.2016

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

28.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/11

Application no.

10004383.5

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Admissibility of the only request (yes)
Reason for revocation overcome (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Sleeve-type fixing method and device for anastomosis for tubular organs such as intestines, stomach, esophagus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T169815.20161028

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 424.065K)
T 0678/16 (SIP access server/BLACKBERRY) of 24.1.2017

Online on

13.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

24.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 76/02

Application no.

13156329.8

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Apparatus, and associated method, for facilitating radio control system operation with an ICS-capable wireless device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T067816.20170124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.163K)
T 1249/11 (Dokumentenverwaltung/VODAFONE HOLDING) of 25.11.2016

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

25.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05750698.2

Keywords

Verletzung des rechtlichen Gehörs durch Prüfungsabteilung (nein) - Voreingenommenheit der Prüfungsabteilung (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Änderungen nach Anberaumung der mündlichen Verhandlung
Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Dokumentenverwaltung mittels Barcodes und mobilen Telefonen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T124911.20161125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 332.456K)
T 0461/12 () of 26.1.2017

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01N 1/02
F01N 13/00

Application no.

06122631.2

Keywords

Änderungen - Zwischenverallgemeinerung
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)
Rechtliches Gehör - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (ja)

Application title

Schalldämpfer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T046112.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 410.772K)
T 0668/12 () of 21.10.2016

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

21.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/15
A61M 5/32

Application no.

06075525.3

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - main, first and second auxiliary request (no)
Amendments - broadening of claim
Amendments - main, first and second auxiliary request (yes), third auxiliary request (no)
Added subject-matter - third auxiliary request (no)
Novelty - third auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - third auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Integrated lance and strip for analyte measurement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T066812.20161021

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 499.590K)
T 0919/12 () of 24.1.2017

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

24.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 13/629
G02B 6/42

Application no.

07010533.3

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Fiber optic connector release mechanism

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T091912.20170124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 286.480K)
T 1988/12 (Sclerotinia-resistant Brassica/PIONEER) of 10.11.2016

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

10.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82
A01H 5/00
A01H 1/04

Application no.

06784681.6

Keywords

Main and auxiliary requests 1 and 2 - clarity (no)

Application title

Sclerotinia-resistant Brassica and methods for development of resistance to sclerotinia

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T198812.20161110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.149K)
T 2590/12 (Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde) of 27.1.2017

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

27.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 37/28

Application no.

04790153.3

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND STEUERVORRICHTUNG ZUM BETRIEB EINER WALZSTRASSE FÜR METALLBAND

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T259012.20170127

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 273.562K)
T 1939/13 (File-list display/SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS) of 25.1.2017

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

25.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/34
G11B 33/10
G11B 20/10
G11B 27/10
G11B 19/02

Application no.

02251358.4

Keywords

Basis of decision - text submitted or agreed by applicant (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - special reasons for not remitting the case
Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

File storing apparatus with file list display function

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T193913.20170125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.324K)
T 0803/14 () of 10.1.2017

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23L 1/035
A23L 1/27
A23L 2/58

Application no.

06026656.6

Keywords

Hauptantrag: Neuheit - (nein)
Hilfsantrag 16: Änderungen: unzulässige Erweiterung - (nein)
Hilfsantrag 16: Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Emulgatorzusammensetzung und deren Verwendung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T080314.20170110

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 507.399K)
T 2160/15 (Carbon dioxide removal/CO2 Purification AS) of 31.1.2017

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/62
B01D 47/16
B01D 53/78

Application no.

08766899.2

Keywords

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

Application title

DEVICE AND PROCESS FOR REMOVAL OF CARBON DIOXIDE FROM COMBUSTION GASES.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T216015.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.896K)
T 0599/16 (Glatiramer acetate/YEDA) of 8.2.2017

Online on

10.02.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

8.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/02
A61K 38/16
A61P 25/28

Application no.

10810282.3

Keywords

Basis of decision - patent proprietor no longer approves of the text of the patent

Application title

Low frequency glatiramer acetate therapy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T059916.20170208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 264.628K)
T 1753/12 (Absorbent article / THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY) of 31.1.2017

Online on

09.02.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/20
A61L 15/46

Application no.

01109350.7

Keywords

Basis of the decision: revocation of the patent at request of the proprietor

Application title

An absorbent article comprising an agent able to convey a perception to the wearer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T175312.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 226.614K)
T 2237/13 () of 20.12.2016

Online on

09.02.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/18
B65D 65/40

Application no.

00902946.3

Keywords

Main request - novelty (no)
Auxiliary request I - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request II - novelty (no)
Auxiliary request III - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request IV - clarity (no)
Auxiliary request V - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request VI - inventive step (no)

Application title

PACKAGING LAMINATE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T223713.20161220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 645.288K)
T 0044/14 (Composite beds PSA / AIR PRODUCTS) of 13.1.2017

Online on

09.02.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/047

Application no.

07112589.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Pressure swing adsorption method with multiple parallel vessel beds

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T004414.20170113

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 386.573K)
T 1115/14 () of 12.1.2017

Online on

09.02.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

12.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/10
C08G 18/62
C08L 75/04

Application no.

08837533.2

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

MOISTURE CURABLE ISOCYANATE CONTAINING ACRYLIC FORMULATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T111514.20170112

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.180K)
T 0092/11 () of 17.1.2017

Online on

08.02.2017

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09F 9/30
G02F 1/1345

Application no.

08170139.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Organic electroluminescent display device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T009211.20170117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.724K)
T 0882/12 (Submarine cable landing-stage/ALCATEL LUCENT) of 11.1.2017

Online on

08.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

11.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 10/00

Application no.

00306976.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Submarine communications system and landing-stage therefor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T088212.20170111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.735K)
T 0158/13 () of 17.11.2016

Online on

08.02.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

17.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 13/00
A61K 8/33

Application no.

00114790.9

Keywords

Main request - Exceptions to patentability - (yes)
Auxiliary request 1 - not clearly allowable

Application title

Use of a stimulative perfume composition comprising anisaldehyde

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T015813.20161117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.303K)
T 0420/13 () of 17.1.2017

Online on

08.02.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15
B26F 1/44

Application no.

03719897.5

Keywords

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

Application title

CROSS-MACHINE-DIRECTION NESTED ABSORBENT PADS WITH MINIMAL WASTE GEOMETRIES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T042013.20170117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.507K)
T 0680/13 (Wireless network access/ERICSSON) of 1.2.2017

Online on

08.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

1.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 88/06
G06F 13/40

Application no.

07025057.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Technique for providing network access to different entities

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T068013.20170201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.091K)
T 2173/13 () of 1.2.2017

Online on

08.02.2017

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

1.2.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 18/28
C08G 18/48
C09D 7/00

Application no.

05746591.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein) Alle Anträge

Application title

VERDICKUNGSMITTEL AUF POLYURETHANBASIS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T217313.20170201

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 328.381K)
T 1908/14 () of 22.9.2016

Online on

08.02.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

22.9.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 17/04
A61L 31/04
A61F 2/08

Application no.

10181309.5

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

High-strength suture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T190814.20160922

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 276.993K)
T 2493/11 (Manipulation of audio signals/DMT LICENSING) of 20.1.2017

Online on

07.02.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

20.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/00
H04N 5/76
H04N 7/00
G06F 3/00
G06T 13/00

Application no.

98907658.3

Keywords

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

Application title

A method and system for manipulation of audio or video signals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T249311.20170120

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.846K)
T 2528/11 () of 29.11.2016

Online on

07.02.2017

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 209/48
B01J 25/02
B01J 37/02

Application no.

03704600.0

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON PRIMÄREN AMINEN DURCH HYDRIERUNG VON NITRILEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T252811.20161129

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 327.454K)
T 0619/12 (One dose vaccination/ZOETIS) of 27.4.2016

Online on

07.02.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

27.4.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/00
A61P 31/00

Application no.

02735755.7

Keywords

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

One dose vaccination with Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T061912.20160427

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.019K)
T 0223/14 (Schalenkatalysator / BASF) of 16.12.2016

Online on

07.02.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 209/26
C07D 295/02

Application no.

07726838.1

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (ja)
Zulässigkeit der Anträge der Beschwerdeführerin (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Amins

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T022314.20161216

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 376.999K)
T 1618/16 (Context information/QUALCOMM) of 1.2.2017

Online on

07.02.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

1.2.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F17/30

Application no.

06848700.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal (no)
Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Techniques to generate context information

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T161816.20170201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.865K)
T 1584/12 () of 22.11.2016

Online on

06.02.2017

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

22.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/04
A01J 5/007

Application no.

07075417.1

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - main request (yes)

Application title

A combination of a teat cup and a flexible milk tube, a coupling piece, and a method of monitoring the integrity of the flexible milk tube

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T158412.20161122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 345.179K)
T 1367/13 () of 22.11.2016

Online on

06.02.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 23/02
F16D 69/02

Application no.

04740693.9

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

Application title

SYNCHRONRING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T136713.20161122

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 286.425K)
T 2152/15 () of 31.1.2017

Online on

06.02.2017

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/915

Application no.

10184636.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Stent having helical elements

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T215215.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 225.508K)
T 1523/11 (Metadata index structure/SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS) of 17.1.2017

Online on

03.02.2017

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

17.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05075898.6

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Index structure of metadata, method for providing indices of metadata, and metadata searching method and apparatus using the indices of metadata

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T152311.20170117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.779K)
T 0317/12 () of 23.1.2017

Online on

03.02.2017

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01D 5/00
B23P 6/00
B23K 9/00
F04D 29/38

Application no.

02256985.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Gas turbine engine compressor blade restoration

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T031712.20170123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 236.127K)
T 0150/13 () of 31.1.2017

Online on

03.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

31.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

06116557.7

Keywords

Widerruf des Patents auf Antrag der Patentinhaberin

Application title

Hörgerät und entsprechendes Verfahren zu dessen Einstellung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T015013.20170131

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 222.100K)
T 2508/13 (Organic waste treatment/BIOE) of 20.1.2017

Online on

03.02.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

20.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C05F 17/02
C05F 17/00

Application no.

05105684.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Requests filed with statement of grounds not admitted

Application title

System and method for treatment of organic waste

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T250813.20170120

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.550K)
T 0763/14 (Verwendung eines Kombinationsproduktes / HENKEL) of 20.1.2017

Online on

03.02.2017

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 17/04
C11D 3/386
C11D 3/39
C11D 11/00
C11D 3/395

Application no.

06777029.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Reinigungsmittel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T076314.20170120

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 371.890K)
T 1311/14 () of 26.1.2017

Online on

03.02.2017

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/16
A23K 1/18

Application no.

04812384.8

Keywords

Appeal of patent proprietor inadmissible - missing statement of grounds
Basis of decision - text or agreement to text withdrawn by patent proprietor
Basis of decision - patent revoked

Application title

Composition for animal consumption and method for reducing MAP kinase activity

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T131114.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 231.319K)
T 2065/15 (Mischer/PEMAT) of 9.12.2016

Online on

03.02.2017

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

9.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01F 15/00
B01F 7/30
B28C 5/16

Application no.

08855835.8

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

MISCHER UND MISCHVERFAHREN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T206515.20161209

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 315.425K)
G 0001/15 () of 29.11.2016

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

29.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

98203458.9

Keywords

Admissibility of referrals by the boards of appeal – yes
Point of law of fundamental importance - yes
Priority right - conditions and effects
Partial and multiple priorities
Legal basis and assessment of partial priority

Application title

Use of cold flow improvers in fuel oil compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:G000115.20161129

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 1.478M)
R 0012/14 (Right to be heard/LG DISPLAY) of 7.10.2016

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

EBA

Decision date

7.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/26

Application no.

07708721.1

Keywords

Admissibility of petition (yes)
Allowability of petition (no) – fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC (no) – failure to decide on relevant request (no)

Application title

Fabrication method for organic light emitting device and organic light emitting device fabricated by the same method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:R001214.20161007

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 109.266K)
T 1520/11 () of 24.11.2016

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

24.11.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/133
G02F 1/13357

Application no.

06112940.9

Keywords

Main request - added subject-matter - (no)
All requests - Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Frame system with heat spreader for a liquid crystal display device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T152011.20161124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 501.811K)
T 2176/11 () of 14.12.2016

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

14.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 21/02

Application no.

09154541.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Background Noise Estimation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T217611.20161214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.188K)
T 2636/11 () of 13.1.2017

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 17/00

Application no.

06754883.4

Keywords

Zulassung einer verspätet vorgebrachten Druckschrift - nein
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Application title

Druckmaschine und ein Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Druckerzeugnisses

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T263611.20170113

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 355.679K)
T 1226/12 () of 15.7.2016

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.7.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16L 53/00
H05B 3/58
B60S 1/48

Application no.

06022243.7

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet (ja)
Rechtliches Gehör - Verletzung (nein)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung (zugelassen)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - eingereicht im Laufe des Beschwerdeverfahrens (nicht zugelassen)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)
Kostenverteilung (nein)

Application title

Beheizbarer Steckverbinder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T122612.20160715

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 460.581K)
T 1304/12 (Speichermedium zum Bereitstellen einer sicheren Kommunikation/SAYNET) of 19.12.2016

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 29/06

Application no.

06020952.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

System und Speichermedium zur Bereitstellung einer sicheren Kommunikation von einem in einem gesicherten Netzwerk nicht eingebundenen Client-Computer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T130412.20161219

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 323.094K)
T 2478/12 (Scrolling method for touch-screen device/APPLE) of 10.1.2017

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

10.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/247
G06F 3/048

Application no.

08705751.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE, METHOD, AND GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE FOR DISPLAYING ELECTRONIC LISTS AND DOCUMENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T247812.20170110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.512K)
T 0346/13 () of 14.12.2016

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.12.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B28B 11/02
B01D 39/20
B01D 39/14

Application no.

03708616.2

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHOD OF MANUFACTURING HONEYCOMB STRUCTURAL BODY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T034613.20161214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 400.309K)
T 0155/14 () of 15.12.2016

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47B 88/04

Application no.

07815138.8

Keywords

-

Application title

ANTRIEBSVORRICHTUNG FÜR BEWEGLICHE MÖBELTEILE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T015514.20161215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 326.938K)
T 2286/14 () of 30.1.2017

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

30.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 3/00

Application no.

06795949.4

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Opaque Printed Substrate

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T228614.20170130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.521K)
T 0400/15 () of 16.12.2016

Online on

02.02.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.12.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 17/00
F16K 31/06

Application no.

06007557.9

Keywords

Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Ventilanordnung für die Versorgung eines Nutzfahrzeugs mit Druckluft

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T040015.20161216

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 434.642K)
T 0438/11 () of 20.7.2016

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.7.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 19/00
B41F 21/00
B41F 23/04
B41F 23/08
B41F 23/00

Application no.

01106801.2

Keywords

Klarheit (nein: Hauptantrag; ja: Hilfsantrag 1)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein: Hauptantrag; ja: Hilfsantrag 1)

Application title

Bogen-Rotationsdruckmaschine mit einem Multifunktionsmodul

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T043811.20160720

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 659.661K)
T 0890/12 (NY-ESO-1 cancer vaccine/LUDWIG INSTITUTE) of 13.10.2016

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/385
A61K 39/00

Application no.

04789341.7

Keywords

Main request - meets requirements of EPC (yes)

Application title

In vivo efficacy of NY-ESO-1 plus adjuvant

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T089012.20161013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.995K)
T 2117/12 (Immunogenic composition/GLAXOSMITHKLINE) of 17.1.2017

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/095
A61K 39/102
A61K 39/116

Application no.

06754596.2

Keywords

Basis of decision - agreement to text withdrawn by patent proprietor

Application title

Immunogenic composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T211712.20170117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 250.788K)
T 0711/13 () of 5.10.2016

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/175

Application no.

08003712.0

Keywords

Amendments (main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 7)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 7a to 7f not admitted
Late-filed auxiliary requests - prima facie not allowable
Late-filed auxiliary request 7g - admitted (yes)

Application title

Ink cartridge, set of ink cartridges, and ink cartridge determination system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T071113.20161005

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 416.440K)
T 1188/13 (Graphical display for air traffic/HONEYWELL) of 27.10.2016

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

27.10.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/58
H04B 7/185
G06F 17/24
G08G 5/00

Application no.

08834963.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

Application title

METHOD OF PRODUCING GRAPHICALLY ENHANCED DATA COMMUNICATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T118813.20161027

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 302.796K)
T 1712/13 () of 17.8.2016

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.8.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B43K 31/00

Application no.

06815475.6

Keywords

Amendments - do not add subject-matter (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Hand-Held Dry-Erase Board System

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T171213.20160817

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.740K)
T 1994/13 (Admissibility of Intervention (yes), Remittal to the first instance ( … of 18.1.2017

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A43B 17/02
A43B 17/14
A43D 8/36

Application no.

08425472.1

Keywords

-

Application title

Insole for shoe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T199413.20170118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 257.801K)
T 2064/14 () of 23.11.2016

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

23.11.2016

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 7/10
B60T 8/88
B60T 13/74

Application no.

08873183.1

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung
Änderungen - Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 1 (ja)

Application title

STEUERUNG EINER ELEKTRISCH BETÄTIGBAREN FESTSTELLBREMSE BEI AUSFALL EINES GESCHWINDIGKEITSSIGNALS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:T206414.20161123

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 525.026K)
T 1745/16 (Anti-Angiogenesis/HOFFMANN-LA ROCHE) of 13.1.2017

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.1.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/22

Application no.

11706712.4

Keywords

"Missing statement of grounds"

Application title

Anti-angiogenesis therapy for the treatment of ovarian cancer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T174516.20170113

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 219.824K)
T 1903/16 () of 26.1.2017

Online on

01.02.2017

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

26.1.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C03B 5/42
F27D 1/16

Application no.

11771001.2

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR VERBESSERUNG DES SCHMELZPROZESSES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T190316.20170126

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 230.097K)

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