Decisions in 2007

All board of appeal decisions released for publication in 2007 are shown in the list below by month.

Available months in 2007

December 2007

T 0046/03 () of 29.11.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

29.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 21/00

Application no.

96943535.3

Keywords:

Novelty (main request) (yes)
Remittal (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.961K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T004603.20071129
T 0408/04 (Edge motion/SYNAPTICS) of 21.9.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

21.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033
G06K 11/16

Application no.

97920008.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.076K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T040804.20070921
T 0953/04 (Software distribution/FUJITSU) of 17.10.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

17.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00
G06F 17/60

Application no.

01302368.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - no
Procedural violation - no
Lack of cooperation in clarifying facts

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.410K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T095304.20071017
T 0553/05 () of 13.11.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

13.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 9/00

Application no.

00914854.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no; main request and first auxiliary request)
Late-filed request (not admitted; second auxiliary request)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.268K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T055305.20071113
T 0790/05 () of 22.11.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

22.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 19/073

Application no.

95307279.0

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no: main request; yes: auxiliary request)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.176K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T079005.20071122
T 0881/05 () of 29.11.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

29.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 63/78

Application no.

96905815.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.830K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T088105.20071129
T 1121/05 () of 20.11.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 4/60

Application no.

98906691.5

Keywords:

Extension of scope of protection (no)
Novelty (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 95.334K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T112105.20071120
T 0043/06 (Retrieving image data/KONICA) of 13.9.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00
H04N 1/00

Application no.

02253568.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.258K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T004306.20070913
T 0473/07 (Scheduling system / HARRAH'S OPERATING COMPANY) of 30.11.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

30.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60
G06F 17/32

Application no.

01309351.3

Keywords:

All due care taken by representative relying exclusively on a computer program for calculating the time limits for filing an appeal and the statement of grounds of appeal (no)
Re-establishment of rights (no)
Admissibility of appeal (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.787K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T047307.20071130
T 0584/07 () of 10.12.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

10.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/16

Application no.

96911815.7

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.517K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T058407.20071210
T 0639/07 () of 10.12.2007

Online on

28.12.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

10.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/16

Application no.

96911814.0

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.519K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T063907.20071210
T 0143/05 () of 3.12.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

3.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 69/00

Application no.

99941997.1

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.309K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T014305.20071203
T 0279/05 (Predicting availability/ITA) of 5.10.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

5.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

00911699.7

Keywords:

Additional search of amended claims

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.888K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T027905.20071005
T 0337/05 (Exploitation of information/COUEIGNOUX) of 25.10.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

25.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

98935494.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.679K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T033705.20071025
T 0663/05 (Water dispersible granules/AGFORM) of 23.8.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

23.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 25/14

Application no.

00900732.9

Keywords:

Novelty: no; all requests

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.875K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T066305.20070823
T 0824/05 () of 28.9.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

28.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 63/82

Application no.

95943832.6

Keywords:

Novelty - yes (main request)
Inventive step - no (main request)
Amendments - added subject-matter - yes (auxiliary request 2)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.746K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T082405.20070928
T 1050/05 () of 19.10.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

19.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07B 17/00

Application no.

94101532.3

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - yes (all requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.370K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T105005.20071019
T 1143/05 () of 4.12.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E06B 3/56
H02B 1/26

Application no.

00906512.9

Keywords:

Late-filed ground of appeal - substantiated (no) - admitted into proceedings (no)
Inventive step (yes) - exclusion of hindsight

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.064K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T114305.20071204
T 0046/06 () of 27.11.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

27.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08F 291/00

Application no.

97103722.1

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht) -
Product-by-Process
-Anspruch
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.870K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T004606.20071127
T 0657/06 (Externe Datenträgereinheit / FREECOM TECHNOLOGIES) of 14.11.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

14.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/06

Application no.

03720152.2

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag: nein)
Zurückverweisung auf der Grundlage des Hilfsantrags

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.502K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T065706.20071114
T 0681/06 () of 4.12.2007

Online on

27.12.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

4.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 5/448

Application no.

95927442.4

Keywords:

Unallowable broadening (main and first to fourth auxiliary requests (yes), fifth auxiliary request (no)
Sufficiency and clarity of fifth auxiliary request (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.340K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T068106.20071204
T 0387/04 () of 17.12.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 7/00

Application no.

99914837.2

Keywords:

Invention within the meaning of Article 52(1) (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.850K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T038704.20071217
T 1225/04 (Intelligent Electrical Devices/AZOTEQ) of 21.12.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 37/00

Application no.

99952050.5

Keywords:

Amendments occasioned by grounds of opposition - no (main request)
Sufficiency - yes (auxiliary request)
Inventive step - yes (auxiliary request)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.179K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T122504.20071221
T 1424/04 () of 16.11.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60J 10/06

Application no.

97301048.1

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.749K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T142404.20071116
T 0152/05 () of 4.12.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 3/06

Application no.

96931949.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.625K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T015205.20071204
T 0964/05 (Azeotrope Reinigungsflüssigkeit/DR. WACK CHEMIE) of 26.11.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 7/50

Application no.

01128155.7

Keywords:

Gegenstand des Streitpatents über den Inhalt der Stammanmeldung in der usprünglich eingereichten Fassung hinausgehend (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.743K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T096405.20071126
T 1048/05 (Luciferase/PERKIN ELMER LAS) of 5.12.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

5.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/66

Application no.

94102080.2

Keywords:

Main request - admission into the proceedings (no)
Auxiliary requests 1, 2, 4, 6 - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary requests 2, 5 - support by the description (no)
Auxiliary request 7 - added subject-matter (no), clarity and support (yes), remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.084K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T104805.20071205
T 1486/05 () of 22.10.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01F 5/06

Application no.

00902279.9

Keywords:

Novelty: yes after amendment

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.325K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T148605.20071022
T 0285/06 (Navigationssignal/ESA) of 20.12.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

20.12.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04B 1/69

Application no.

03007739.0

Keywords:

Klarheit - ja, nach Änderung
Ausführbarkeit - ja, nach Änderung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 79.188K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T028506.20071220
T 0399/06 (Lower alkyl/ZAKRYTOE) of 14.11.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

14.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03C 1/20

Application no.

00925769.2

Keywords:

Replacement of
lower alkyl
with
CH3
and
C2H5
(not allowable): no support in the application as originally filed

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 106.091K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T039906.20071114
T 0493/06 (Phagemid/KREBSFORSCHUNGSZENTRUM) of 18.9.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

18.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12N 15/13

Application no.

92914199.2

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: Nachweis für Übertragung der Prioritätsanmeldung (ja); Unzulässiger Disclaimer (ja); Neuheit (nein)
Hilfsantrag 1: Neuheit (nein)
Hilfsantrag 2: als verspätet nicht zugelassen (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 53.221K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T049306.20070918
T 0884/06 (Phytate compositions/AVEVE) of 7.11.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

7.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/16

Application no.

93200989.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal - (yes)
Added subject-matter - (no)
Novelty and inventive step - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.827K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T088406.20071107
T 1021/07 (Microwave power SOI-MOSFET/ NXP B.V.) of 12.12.2007

Online on

21.12.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

12.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/336

Application no.

96939276.0

Keywords:

Clarity (yes)
Amendment (permissible)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.986K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T102107.20071212
J 0007/07 (Time limt Article 8(4) R Fees) of 12.12.2007

Online on

20.12.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

12.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E02B 3/10

Application no.

01309128.5

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation (yes)
2 month time limit
Rule 84 EPC and Rules relating to fees

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.982K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J000707.20071212
T 0486/05 () of 9.11.2007

Online on

20.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02B 37/007

Application no.

00993426.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint) - Fachwissen

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.587K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T048605.20071109
T 0289/06 (Constellation de satellites/ALCATEL LUCENT) of 17.12.2007

Online on

20.12.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.12.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04B 7/185

Application no.

99400752.4

Keywords:

Opposition - après extinction du brevet

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 25.062K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T028906.20071217
T 0486/06 () of 27.11.2007

Online on

20.12.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/49

Application no.

03007604.6

Keywords:

No basis for the amendments in the present divisional application and its parent application as originally filed

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.993K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T048606.20071127
T 0595/06 () of 19.11.2007

Online on

20.12.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

19.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66B 1/46

Application no.

99944214.8

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.427K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T059506.20071119
T 0263/04 () of 15.11.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/00

Application no.

97914603.2

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Inventive step (no) - (Main Request and Auxiliary Request)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.961K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026304.20071115
T 1060/04 () of 29.11.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

29.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01G 11/00

Application no.

91917840.0

Keywords:

Inventive step over undisputed aspects of an alleged prior use (no)
Amended claims submitted during oral proceedings - admissibility (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.276K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T106004.20071129
T 0151/05 () of 22.11.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

22.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02F 3/00

Application no.

97108803.4

Keywords:

Common general knowledge - late-filed evidence (admitted) - remittal (no)
Inventive step - all requests (no) - interpretation of claims

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.697K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T015105.20071122
T 0482/05 () of 23.10.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

23.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 11/16

Application no.

00106087.0

Keywords:

Disclosure - sufficiency - (yes)
Inventive step - general technical knowledge
Opposition procedure - amendment admissible (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.141K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T048205.20071023
T 1185/05 () of 17.10.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

17.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/068

Application no.

97929455.0

Keywords:

Unity, novelty, inventive step - (yes, after amendments)
Extension of the subject-matter - (no, after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.962K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T118505.20071017
T 1262/05 (Production of light olefins/EXXON) of 6.11.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

6.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 1/20

Application no.

98950676.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no): main and auxiliary requests

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.778K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T126205.20071106
T 1293/05 () of 22.10.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

22.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61F 2/46

Application no.

97929197.8

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.682K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T129305.20071022
T 1402/05 () of 4.12.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

4.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03B 42/04

Application no.

00106337.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.080K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T140205.20071204
T 0224/06 () of 22.10.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41M 3/14

Application no.

00952853.0

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (Anspruch 1 des Hauptantrags - ja)
Gültigkeit der Priorität - nein
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1, 4 und 6) - nein
Klarheit (Hilfsanträge 2, 3, 5 und 7) - nein
Rückkehr zu Anspruch 1 wie erteilt - nein (Verstoß gegen Verschlechterungsverbot)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 50.097K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T022406.20071022
T 1536/06 () of 28.9.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

28.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

02803767.9

Keywords:

Main and first auxiliary request: not admitted into the proceedings; late filed; not clearly allowable
Second, third and fourth auxiliary requests: inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.567K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T153606.20070928
T 1599/06 (Mycobacterium vaccinating agent/UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA) of 13.9.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/35

Application no.

95901912.6

Keywords:

Amended claims - added matter (no)
Support and clarity of claims (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.763K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T159906.20070913
T 0337/07 () of 30.11.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

30.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B24C 1/00

Application no.

04002334.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Haupt- und Hilfsanträge 1-2 - nein)
Zulassung eines in der mündlichen Verhandlung gestellten Hilfsantrags 3 (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T033707.20071130
T 0975/07 () of 11.12.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02C 7/02

Application no.

02009291.2

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.459K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T097507.20071211
T 0976/07 () of 11.12.2007

Online on

19.12.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02C 7/02

Application no.

02011502.8

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.459K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T097607.20071211
J 0006/07 (Restitutio/ NINOLAKIS) of 10.12.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

10.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C02F 1/00

Application no.

03727742.3

Keywords:

Restitutio in integrum (no)
Referral of question to Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.343K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J000607.20071210
T 0311/04 () of 9.10.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 9/12

Application no.

94117621.6

Keywords:

Novelty - main request and auxiliary requests 1 and 2 (no)
Added subject-matter - auxiliary requests 3 to 6 (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.260K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T031104.20071009
T 1432/04 () of 5.10.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

5.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/10

Application no.

98300583.6

Keywords:

Main request: added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary requests: inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.870K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T143204.20071005
T 0459/05 () of 30.11.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/737

Application no.

01116726.9

Keywords:

Novelty (yes) - main request
Inventive step (no) - all requests
Added subject-matter (yes) - first auxiliary request

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.310K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T045905.20071130
T 0529/05 () of 25.10.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

25.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

00915858.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - problem and solution

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.441K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T052905.20071025
T 0664/05 () of 20.11.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

20.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H01G 4/18

Application no.

96927096.6

Keywords:

Suffisance d'exposé de l'invention (oui)
Activité inventive (non)
Recevabilité requête subsidiaire (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 45.008K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T066405.20071120
T 0770/05 () of 29.11.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

29.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/70

Application no.

00919549.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes, after amendments)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.258K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T077005.20071129
T 1019/05 () of 5.12.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

5.12.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/08

Application no.

99125019.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: verneint

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.966K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T101905.20071205
T 1026/06 (Komprimierte Programme/SYSTEMONIC) of 26.9.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

26.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 9/318
G06F 9/38
H03M 7/30

Application no.

99963284.7

Keywords:

Wiedereinsetzung in Beschwerdefrist bei fehlerhafter Erteilungsentscheidung (verneint)
Rechtsirrtum als Hinderungsgrund für Beschwerdeeinlegung
Wegfall des Hindernisses bei gebotener Sorgfalt

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.379K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T102606.20070926
T 1497/06 (GPCR/ARENA) of 16.11.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

16.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/12

Application no.

05005946.8

Keywords:

Extension beyond the content of the application as filed - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.986K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T149706.20071116
W 0010/07 (Pyridone derivatives/GLAXO) of 26.11.2007

Online on

18.12.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

26.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 401/04

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Obligation under Rule 40.1 PCT to specify reasons not fulfilled in view of PCT-Guidelines

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.225K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001007.20071126
T 0617/05 () of 23.10.2007

Online on

17.12.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

23.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/782

Application no.

98302306.0

Keywords:

Main request - clarity (no)
Auxiliary request - inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.364K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T061705.20071023
T 1084/05 () of 29.11.2007

Online on

17.12.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

29.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 35/368

Application no.

95304265.2

Keywords:

Clarity of claim resulting from the cobmination of granted claims - not objectionable
Novelty (yes)
Remittal (yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.983K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T108405.20071129
T 1620/06 () of 27.11.2007

Online on

17.12.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

27.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D06F 35/00

Application no.

97117215.0

Keywords:

Änderungen zulässig (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag 3) - nein
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsanträge 1, 2 und 4) - nein

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.071K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T162006.20071127
T 1644/06 () of 13.12.2007

Online on

17.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 13/00

Application no.

02731961.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.398K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T164406.20071213
T 0394/07 () of 15.11.2007

Online on

17.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47F 3/04

Application no.

03729667.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests) - no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.957K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T039407.20071115
T 0428/05 () of 2.10.2007

Online on

14.12.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

2.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/00

Application no.

98964426.5

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes)
Novelty - implicit disclosure - (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.791K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T042805.20071002
T 0455/05 (Feldhäcksler) of 6.11.2007

Online on

14.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

6.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01F 29/14

Application no.

97120910.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.058K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T045505.20071106
T 0855/05 () of 14.11.2007

Online on

14.12.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

14.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 13/627

Application no.

03251856.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Remittal for further prosecution (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.632K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T085505.20071114
T 1326/05 () of 6.11.2007

Online on

14.12.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/00

Application no.

95926559.6

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step - (yes, after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.440K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T132605.20071106
T 1399/05 (Programmierbares Hörgerät/SIEMENS AUDIOLOGISCHE TECHNIK) of 23.10.2007

Online on

14.12.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

23.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

94117797.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag) - verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.712K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T139905.20071023
T 1534/05 (Flow control/3M) of 15.11.2007

Online on

14.12.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05D 7/06

Application no.

01970413.9

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 61.084K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T153405.20071115
T 0286/06 (Soft creped tissue paper/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 9.11.2007

Online on

14.12.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

9.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 27/40

Application no.

96911356.2

Keywords:

Clarity of disclaimer (main request and auxiliary requests 1 and 3 to 5 for all designated states except Finland): no - skilled person unable to understand which quaternary ammonium compounds are excluded by means of the disclaimer - taking into account of the teaching of the novelty destroying document not allowable
Inventive step (all other requests): no - no evidence that the addition of a cationic starch would bring about a technical advantage

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 57.334K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T028606.20071109
T 0450/06 () of 18.10.2007

Online on

14.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

18.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47F 9/04

Application no.

00118499.3

Keywords:

Haupt-/Hilfsanträge I-V - erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint) - Aufgabe-/Lösungsansatz - Aggregation von Merkmalen
Hilfsantrag VI - Zulässigkeit (verneint)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 47.678K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T045006.20071018
T 1256/04 (Soot suppression/HALDOR TOPSOE) of 4.9.2007

Online on

13.12.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

4.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 3/38

Application no.

00128544.4

Keywords:

Amendments not allowable (both requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.538K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T125604.20070904
T 1188/06 (Molecular evolution/BIOINVENT) of 18.10.2007

Online on

13.12.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

18.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/10

Application no.

98901380.0

Keywords:

Main request - extension of protection - yes
Auxiliary request 1 - novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes
Sufficiency of disclosure - yes

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.802K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T118806.20071018
T 0684/02 () of 12.10.2007

Online on

12.12.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

12.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01B 3/44

Application no.

90310971.8

Keywords:

Amendments - reinstatement of features (no)
Amendments - opposition proceedings
Costs - apportionment - (no)
Novelty - Effects of processes
Novelty - prior disclosure and common general knowledge

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 410.702K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T068402.20071012
T 0136/05 (6-Azidopurine prodrugs/UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION) of 7.12.2007

Online on

12.12.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

7.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/70

Application no.

96932197.5

Keywords:

Amended claims at appeal: novelty (yes), specific compounds; inventive step (yes), non-obvious solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.048K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T013605.20071207
T 0676/05 () of 30.10.2007

Online on

12.12.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

30.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 5/04

Application no.

94907332.4

Keywords:

Amendments (not allowable): combination of features resulting from amendments not originally disclosed

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.318K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T067605.20071030
T 0880/05 () of 11.12.2006

Online on

12.12.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

11.12.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/32

Application no.

00307282.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.922K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T088005.20061211
T 1103/05 () of 17.10.2007

Online on

12.12.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

17.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 4/602

Application no.

93306210.1

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (yes)
Remittal

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.252K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T110305.20071017
T 1126/05 () of 7.11.2007

Online on

12.12.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08B 11/20

Application no.

99953103.1

Keywords:

Novelty - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.599K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T112605.20071107
T 1213/05 (Breast and ovarian cancer/UNIVERSITY OF UTAH) of 27.9.2007

Online on

12.12.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/82

Application no.

95305601.7

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request I - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request II - admissibility (yes)
Auxiliary request II - priority (no)
Auxiliary request II - novelty (no)
Auxiliary request III - patentable invention (yes)
Auxiliary request III - exception to patentability (no)
Auxiliary request III - industrial applicability (yes)
Auxiliary request III - sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Auxiliary request III - priority (yes)
Auxiliary request III - novelty (yes)
Auxiliary request III - inventive step (yes)
Referral of questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 117.411K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T121305.20070927
T 0025/06 (Botulinum toxin/SOLSTICE NEUROSCIENCES) of 10.10.2007

Online on

12.12.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

10.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/16

Application no.

99945649.4

Keywords:

Main request: Added subject-matter (no); Broadening of the scope of protection (no); Clarity and support in the description (yes); Amendments acc.. by the grounds of opposition (yes); Remittal (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.062K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T002506.20071010
T 0300/06 () of 13.11.2007

Online on

12.12.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

13.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

D03C 9/02

Application no.

99420081.4

Keywords:

Modifications - extension de l'objet (non)
Clarté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

D

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 44.953K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T030006.20071113
D 0003/06 () of 12.9.2007

Online on

11.12.2007

Board

DBA

Decision date

12.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.658K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:D000306.20070912
D 0004/07 () of 6.12.2007

Online on

11.12.2007

Board

DBA

Decision date

6.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.025K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:D000407.20071206
T 0883/04 () of 10.10.2007

Online on

11.12.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.10.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C21D 9/573

Application no.

96401941.8

Keywords:

Admissibilité des modifications (oui)
Clarté (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 47.032K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T088304.20071010
T 0840/05 () of 9.11.2007

Online on

11.12.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

9.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/36

Application no.

99203026.2

Keywords:

Extended subject-matter - (no, after amendments)
Sequence of divisional applications

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.952K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T084005.20071109
J 0020/05 (Filing of a divisional application during suspension of proceedings) of 6.9.2007

Online on

10.12.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

6.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

04027697.4

Keywords:

Suspension of proceedings
Filing of a divisional application (no)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.175K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J002005.20070906
T 0865/04 () of 9.10.2007

Online on

10.12.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

9.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25J 3/04

Application no.

99300415.9

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.212K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T086504.20071009
T 0876/05 () of 7.11.2007

Online on

10.12.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06K 19/077

Application no.

00920849.7

Keywords:

Recevabilité de nouveaux documents déposés avec le mémoire de recours (oui, en partie)
Généralisation intermédiaire

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 46.218K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T087605.20071107
T 1044/05 (Olefin epoxidation/DOW GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES) of 18.9.2007

Online on

10.12.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

18.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 301/12

Application no.

00202658.1

Keywords:

Main request: sufficiency of disclosure (no) - no possibility to determine an essential parameter of the claimed process
First auxiliary request: objection under Article 100(b) EPC not admitted as extending the scope of the opposition - amendments supported by the application as filed (yes) - novelty (yes) - inventive step (yes) - non obvious solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 55.700K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T104405.20070918
T 1085/05 () of 30.10.2007

Online on

10.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

30.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/06

Application no.

96203009.4

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.590K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T108505.20071030
T 0336/07 () of 11.10.2007

Online on

10.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

11.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 3/00

Application no.

03029415.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - all requests (no)
Mixture of technical and non-technical features
Rules for playing games

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.009K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T033607.20071011
T 0348/07 () of 28.11.2007

Online on

10.12.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

28.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B29C 70/46

Application no.

98440101.8

Keywords:

Irrecevabilité
Motifs de recours non déposés

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 23.796K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T034807.20071128
T 1085/07 (Intracellular diseases/NOVARTIS) of 3.12.2007

Online on

10.12.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

3.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/36

Application no.

97942519.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.278K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T108507.20071203
J 0015/06 (Suspension of grant proceedings/ALLERGAN) of 30.11.2007

Online on

07.12.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

30.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/48

Application no.

04019048.0

Keywords:

Suspension of proceedings (cancellation)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.017K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J001506.20071130
J 0018/06 (Suspension of grant proceedings/ALLERGAN) of 30.11.2007

Online on

07.12.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

30.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/48

Application no.

03015590.7

Keywords:

Suspension of grant proceedings (cancellation)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.772K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J001806.20071130
T 0631/03 (Microencapsulated DNA/MICROBIOLOGICAL RESEARCH AUTHORITY) of 13.11.2007

Online on

07.12.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

13.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/16

Application no.

96938326.4

Keywords:

Substantial amendments - remittal to first instance

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.297K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T063103.20071113
T 1426/04 () of 4.10.2007

Online on

07.12.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 20/12

Application no.

98302261.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.571K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T142604.20071004
T 0165/05 () of 15.11.2007

Online on

07.12.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

15.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C21C 5/46

Application no.

98104712.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests, no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.915K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T016505.20071115
T 0820/05 () of 24.10.2007

Online on

07.12.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

24.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 1/27

Application no.

00988053.5

Keywords:

Inventive step -no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.931K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T082005.20071024
T 0974/05 () of 20.11.2007

Online on

07.12.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 3/20

Application no.

98115934.6

Keywords:

Priority right - not valid
Novelty (no) - main request
Unallowable extension of subject-matter by extracting from the description a feature disclosed in combination with other features

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.146K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T097405.20071120
T 1100/06 () of 4.12.2007

Online on

07.12.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.12.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01D 5/08

Application no.

99123751.2

Keywords:

Decision to grant in form of text approved by applicant (no)
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.571K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T110006.20071204
T 0636/03 () of 23.10.2007

Online on

06.12.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 19/07

Application no.

98102788.1

Keywords:

EPÜ Art. 56 - Erfinderische Tätigkeit - alle Anträge - verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.879K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T063603.20071023
T 0989/03 (Hochdosierte Thioctsäure-Tabletten/MEDA PHARMA) of 23.10.2007

Online on

06.12.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

23.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/385

Application no.

93102525.8

Keywords:

Verspätet eingereichte Hilfsanträge I und IV-VI nicht zugelassen
Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge II und III: Änderungen nicht gewährbar - beanspruchtes Verfahren nicht aus der ursprünglichen Anmeldung herleitbar

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 52.394K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T098903.20071023
T 0319/04 (Isotope-labeled urea/KYOWA HAKKO KOGYO CO., LTD.) of 4.10.2007

Online on

06.12.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

4.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 49/00

Application no.

97934768.9

Keywords:

Clarity of claim (no): no unequivocal meaning of the features
practical disintegration time
and
sufficient hardness

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.968K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T031904.20071004
T 1397/04 () of 11.11.2007

Online on

06.12.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

11.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 3/30

Application no.

95301646.6

Keywords:

Main request - novelty, no
Auxiliary request - novelty, yes - inventive step, yes
Late filed documents - admissibility, no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 65.229K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T139704.20071111
T 1214/05 () of 25.10.2007

Online on

06.12.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

25.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 3/30

Application no.

95202759.7

Keywords:

Documents filed with the grounds of appeal - partly admitted
Remittal for further prosecution - no
Sufficiency - yes
Main request: novelty - no
First auxiliary request: added subject-matter - yes
Second auxiliary request: novelty - yes inventive step - yes

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 58.521K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T121405.20071025
T 1250/06 () of 16.10.2007

Online on

06.12.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B68G 9/00

Application no.

00911198.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject matter (yes) - main request
Amendments - broadening scope of protection (no) - first auxiliary request
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.633K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T125006.20071016
T 0746/04 () of 15.11.2007

Online on

05.12.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F41H 5/04

Application no.

96308166.6

Keywords:

Late-filed ground of appeal not admitted
Disclosure - sufficiency - (yes)
State of the art - availability (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Clarity of claims of auxiliary requests - (no)
Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 73.017K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T074604.20071115
T 0728/05 (Nippon Kayaku/BASF/NIPPON SHOKUBAI) of 25.10.2007

Online on

05.12.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

25.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 27/14

Application no.

97913495.4

Keywords:

Extension of subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.438K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T072805.20071025
T 1145/05 (BP Chemicals/Celanese) of 26.9.2007

Online on

05.12.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

26.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 51/12

Application no.

99305660.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no) - purposive choice - solution obvious

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.607K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T114505.20070926
T 1339/05 () of 28.11.2007

Online on

05.12.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

28.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F25J 3/04

Application no.

92400600.0

Keywords:

Faute de procédure
Remboursement de la taxe de recours (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 27.019K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T133905.20071128
T 1397/06 () of 30.11.2007

Online on

05.12.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 35/38

Application no.

01984790.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - bejaht

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.632K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T139706.20071130
T 0102/04 () of 17.10.2007

Online on

04.12.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

17.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06N 3/04

Application no.

97936773.7

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) - Main and Auxiliary requests
Claims - clarity (no)
Costs - apportionment (no) - withdrawal of the request for oral proceedings by appellant at late stage

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.208K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T010204.20071017
T 1437/04 () of 20.9.2007

Online on

04.12.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 7/04

Application no.

98928177.9

Keywords:

Main request, Auxiliary Request 1, Amended Auxiliary Request 2, Auxiliary Request 5 - Novelty (no)
Auxiliary Request 3, Amended Auxiliary Request 4 - Clarity (no)
Amended Auxiliary Request 6 - Novelty (yes); Inventive step of Claim 7 (no)
Auxiliary Request 7 - Admissibility (no)
Auxiliary Request 8 - Novelty (yes); Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 66.351K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T143704.20070920
T 0569/05 () of 12.10.2007

Online on

04.12.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

12.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 15/12

Application no.

00126511.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and auxiliary request - (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.968K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T056905.20071012
T 0796/05 () of 13.11.2007

Online on

04.12.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01B 11/02

Application no.

98116487.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: verneint

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.168K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T079605.20071113
T 0823/05 () of 27.11.2007

Online on

04.12.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/64

Application no.

99936208.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (confirmed)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.679K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T082305.20071127
T 1559/05 () of 15.11.2007

Online on

04.12.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/25

Application no.

97301686.8

Keywords:

Disclaimer originally disclosed (no)
Disclaimer allowable - (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.807K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T155905.20071115
T 0032/06 (Östrogenartiges Arzneimittel/BIONORICA) of 9.11.2007

Online on

04.12.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

9.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 35/78

Application no.

99913282.2

Keywords:

Berücksichtigung einer verspätet eingereichten Entgegenhaltung -ja
Hauptantrag - erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein
1. Hilfsantrag - erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.349K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T003206.20071109
T 0301/04 (Elektrotauchlacke/BASF) of 31.7.2007

Online on

03.12.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

31.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09D 5/44

Application no.

97940125.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - naheliegende Alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.988K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T030104.20070731
T 1273/04 () of 16.11.2007

Online on

03.12.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

16.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01S 3/18

Application no.

98933935.3

Keywords:

-

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.812K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T127304.20071116
T 1349/04 () of 9.11.2007

Online on

03.12.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 7/00

Application no.

94920841.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.164K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T134904.20071109
T 1153/05 (Enzyme granule/GENENCOR) of 31.10.2007

Online on

03.12.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

31.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386

Application no.

99958956.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request) - no: obvious modification of the prior art
Admissibility (auxiliary requests I and II) - no: late filed and not prima facie allowable
Inventive step (auxiliary request III) - yes: non-obvious modification

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.707K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T115305.20071031
T 1359/05 () of 15.11.2007

Online on

03.12.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

15.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/60

Application no.

01119351.3

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.837K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T135905.20071115
T 1433/05 () of 28.11.2007

Online on

03.12.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A01K 1/06

Application no.

00400155.8

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui); Activité inventive (non)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 34.647K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T143305.20071128
T 1376/06 () of 19.11.2007

Online on

03.12.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

19.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/00

Application no.

98941952.8

Keywords:

Surgical method (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.352K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T137606.20071119
T 0124/07 () of 27.11.2007

Online on

03.12.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

27.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/50

Application no.

96927603.9

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.578K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T012407.20071127

November 2007

T 1427/04 () of 6.9.2007

Online on

30.11.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

6.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 3/20

Application no.

95117896.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - main, auxiliary requests 2 and 3 (no) - surprising effects
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request 1 (no) - unusual parameters

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 55.036K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T142704.20070906
T 0913/05 () of 30.10.2007

Online on

30.11.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

30.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 9/00

Application no.

97113399.6

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes: all requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.933K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T091305.20071030
T 1018/05 () of 25.9.2007

Online on

30.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

25.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21D 41/04

Application no.

98121834.0

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Late filed documents - disregarded because not prima facie relevant

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.296K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T101805.20070925
T 1122/05 () of 16.10.2007

Online on

30.11.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 69/02

Application no.

99111457.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.170K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T112205.20071016
T 1296/05 () of 25.10.2007

Online on

30.11.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

25.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 16/02

Application no.

99120110.4

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.736K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T129605.20071025
W 0014/06 (Einheitlichkeit der Erfindung (nein)) of 26.11.2007

Online on

30.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 9/00
B21B 3/00

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.247K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001406.20071126
T 0098/05 () of 8.11.2007

Online on

29.11.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

8.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 33/00

Application no.

98102735.2

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.771K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T009805.20071108
T 0218/05 () of 13.9.2007

Online on

29.11.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

13.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60G 1/00

Application no.

96922002.9

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.681K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T021805.20070913
T 1378/05 () of 9.10.2007

Online on

29.11.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07F 19/00

Application no.

98100688.5

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 40.872K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T137805.20071009
T 1537/05 () of 23.11.2007

Online on

29.11.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

23.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47B 9/00

Application no.

00890005.2

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Zurückverweisung (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.919K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T153705.20071123
T 0665/06 () of 5.10.2007

Online on

29.11.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

5.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 15/08

Application no.

01915160.4

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation - No
Inventive step - No, all requests

Distribution

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T066506.20071005
T 0693/06 () of 19.10.2007

Online on

29.11.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60S 1/52

Application no.

97115222.8

Keywords:

Erweiterung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Zulässigkeit der Hilfsanträge (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T069306.20071019
T 0883/07 () of 22.11.2007

Online on

29.11.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

22.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/66

Application no.

00926042.3

Keywords:

Unity of invention
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T088307.20071122
W 0017/07 (Périphérique d'entrée / DELATTRE) of 19.11.2007

Online on

29.11.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

19.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Manque d'activité inventive de la revendication 1 - démontré par l'argumentation de l'ISA (non)
Unité de l'invention (oui)
Réserve formulée conformément à la règle 40.2.c) PCT justifiée (oui)
Remboursement des taxes de recherche additionnelles (oui)
Remboursement de la taxe de réserve (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001707.20071119
T 0359/04 (Immunogènes rétrovirales/NEOVACS) of 24.5.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

24.5.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 39/21

Application no.

96906795.8

Keywords:

Modification étendant au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée - (non)
Modifications étendant la protection - (non)
Clarté - (oui)
Suffisance de description - (oui)
Nouveauté - (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T035904.20070524
T 0599/04 () of 12.11.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E01F 9/011

Application no.

97930362.5

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step - yes (after amendment)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T059904.20071112
T 0122/05 () of 23.11.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

23.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 53/02

Application no.

01113585.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.313K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T012205.20071123
T 1372/05 (FIV immunoassay/IDEXX) of 28.11.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

28.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/48

Application no.

98104238.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T137205.20071128
T 0030/06 (Ingress noise reduction/JUNIPER) of 26.11.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 1/12

Application no.

01400956.7

Keywords:

Interlocutory revision - appropriate
Remittal - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T003006.20071126
T 0309/06 (Phospholipase A1/SANKYO) of 25.10.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/16

Application no.

93304607.0

Keywords:

Main request - novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes
Sufficiency of disclosure - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T030906.20071025
T 0886/06 (Distributeur de liquide/AIR LIQUIDE) of 20.11.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01D 3/00

Application no.

98958949.4

Keywords:

Nouveauté (requête principale) : oui
Activité inventive (requête principale) : oui

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T088606.20071120
T 0748/07 (Adenovirus/SASKATCHEWAN) of 15.11.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/86

Application no.

01958284.0

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T074807.20071115
W 0016/06 (SCHERING AG/Management of Breakthrough Bleeding) of 7.11.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

7.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/565

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Lack of unity a posteriori; insufficient reasoning for the absence of a common concept for the groups of inventions 23-154

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001606.20071107
W 0024/07 () of 22.11.2007

Online on

28.11.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 9/262

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W002407.20071122
T 0612/04 () of 15.11.2007

Online on

27.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

15.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A46B 7/06

Application no.

96116165.0

Keywords:

Main, 1st and 2nd auxiliary requests - lack unambiguous disclosure
3rd and 4th auxiliary request - not admitted

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T061204.20071115
T 1050/04 () of 21.11.2007

Online on

27.11.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/02

Application no.

99124797.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T105004.20071121
T 1191/04 (Object carousel/PHILIPS) of 22.11.2007

Online on

27.11.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

22.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30
H04H 1/00

Application no.

98912650.3

Keywords:

Novelty (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (no)
Decision according to the state of the file

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T119104.20071122
T 0081/05 () of 16.10.2007

Online on

27.11.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C07C 15/08

Application no.

97952068.1

Keywords:

Requêtes principale et subsidiaires 1 à 3 : tardives - non clairement admissibles - manque de clarté - non admises dans la procédure
Requête subsidiaire 4 : nouveauté (oui) ; activité inventive (oui) - amélioration liée à un choix ciblé de conditions opératoires

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T008105.20071016
T 1588/05 (Multicomponent mixtures/AIR PRODUCTS AND CHEMICALS) of 23.10.2007

Online on

27.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

23.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 3/14

Application no.

00307516.5

Keywords:

Novelty : yes
Inventive step (yes): teaching of prior art not leading to claimed subject-matter

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.896K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T158805.20071023
T 0250/06 (Opioid receptor genes/UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA) of 11.10.2007

Online on

27.11.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

11.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/12

Application no.

93920068.9

Keywords:

Main request - entitlement to priority - no
Novelty - no
First auxiliary request - inventive step - no
Second auxiliary request - entitlement to priority - yes; inventive step - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T025006.20071011
T 0261/07 (Culture medium/WELLCOME) of 27.9.2007

Online on

27.11.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 5/02

Application no.

91309596.4

Keywords:

Delivery to addressee (yes)
Appeal deemed not to have been filed
Referral of a question to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)
Restitutio in integrum (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026107.20070927
T 0735/04 () of 13.9.2007

Online on

26.11.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

13.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

96925701.3

Keywords:

Novelty - main request - no
Inventive step - problem and solution - auxiliary request - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 57.959K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T073504.20070913
T 0662/05 () of 7.11.2007

Online on

26.11.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 97/00

Application no.

99960964.7

Keywords:

Klarheit der geänderten Ansprüche (ja)
Änderungen - Einspruchsverfahren
Änderungen - Anspruchserweiterung (verneint)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 111.401K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T066205.20071107
T 0879/05 () of 26.9.2007

Online on

26.11.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

26.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 297/00

Application no.

99106793.5

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.144K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T087905.20070926
T 1141/05 (Herbicidal compositions/SYNGENTA) of 23.10.2007

Online on

26.11.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

23.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 43/80

Application no.

97905150.5

Keywords:

Main request: allowability of a disclaimer (no)
Auxiliary requests I and II: admissibility (no) - substantially modified requests filed for the first time during oral proceedings raised new issues

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.247K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T114105.20071023
T 0242/06 () of 7.11.2007

Online on

26.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

7.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 31/12

Application no.

98103789.8

Keywords:

Divisional application - extension of subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary request - not clearly allowable - not admitted

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.182K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T024206.20071107
T 1264/06 (Retransmission based access priority/LUCENT) of 9.11.2007

Online on

26.11.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

9.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

99307822.9

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (no)
Clarity - auxiliary requests (no)
Added subject-matter - auxiliary requests (yes)
Oral proceedings held in absence of appellant

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.407K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T126406.20071109
T 1518/06 () of 20.11.2007

Online on

26.11.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 297/08

Application no.

96939302.4

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.495K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T151806.20071120
J 0016/06 () of 19.10.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

19.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 20/10

Application no.

99118970.5

Keywords:

Designation fees - whether waiver under Rule 85a EPC cancelled by alleged mistake of EPO (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.438K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J001606.20071019
T 0964/02 () of 5.6.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 37/02

Application no.

99303655.7

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.199K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T096402.20070605
T 1190/03 (Orphan receptor/KARO BIO) of 17.4.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/705

Application no.

96931047.3

Keywords:

Main Request and Auxiliary Request (entitled
Third to Sixth Auxiliary Request
): right to priority (no); novelty (yes); inventive step (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 61.778K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T119003.20070417
T 0397/04 () of 31.10.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

31.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 31/12

Application no.

96104717.2

Keywords:

Late-filed submissions - not admitted

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.688K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T039704.20071031
T 1407/04 (Lubricant/ELISHA) of 14.11.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

14.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 169/00

Application no.

98904797.2

Keywords:

Amendments - supported by the application as filed (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.639K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T140704.20071114
T 0376/05 (Pyrazolopyrimidines/NEUROGEN) of 6.11.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

6.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 487/00

Application no.

00967134.8

Keywords:

Non appearance at oral proceedings
No comments on the objections raised in the Board's communication
Amendments (not allowable)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.100K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T037605.20071106
T 0508/05 () of 9.10.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

9.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66B 11/02

Application no.

97120908.5

Keywords:

Gewährbarkeit des Hauptantrags - nein (Art. 84, 123 (2) EPÜ)
Zulassung zum Verfahren (Hilfsantrag 1) - nein
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsantrag 2) - ja

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.212K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T050805.20071009
T 0531/05 (Extracellular tumor-associated nucleic acid/PENN STATE RESEARCH … of 16.10.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

97915954.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.483K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T053105.20071016
T 0740/05 (Attention management/ACCENTURE) of 2.10.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

2.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

00960040.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.537K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T074005.20071002
T 0845/05 (Application apparatus/MINERVA) of 10.10.2007

Online on

23.11.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

10.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

99650055.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - treatment of non-technical features
Mere wish to automate a manual procedure - obvious

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.996K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T084505.20071010
T 0426/04 () of 8.8.2007

Online on

22.11.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/44

Application no.

90916885.8

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.713K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T042604.20070808
T 0810/04 (SOx additive systems/INTERCAT) of 17.9.2007

Online on

22.11.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/50

Application no.

98939329.3

Keywords:

Clarity (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step: remittal to first instance

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.799K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T081004.20070917
T 0804/05 () of 16.10.2007

Online on

22.11.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E03C 1/01
E03D 11/14

Application no.

97112651.1

Keywords:

Neuheit - öffentliche Zugänglichkeit eines Werbeprospekts (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.700K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T080405.20071016
T 0818/05 (Oxidationsempfindliche Stoffe/HENKEL) of 26.10.2007

Online on

22.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

98954404.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein): Erfindungsbeispiel als Beweis für die zu lösende Aufgabe nicht geeignet; alternative Zuordnung der Inhaltsstoffe zu den Phasen eines Waschmittelform-Körpers

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.882K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T081805.20071026
T 1455/05 (Location-based messaging method/LUCENT) of 12.10.2007

Online on

22.11.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

12.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/22

Application no.

00309846.4

Keywords:

Novelty - main and auxiliary request (no)
Clarity - main request (no)
Oral proceedings held in absence of appellant

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.426K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T145505.20071012
T 0198/06 (Petit écran/PHILIPS) of 14.11.2007

Online on

22.11.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04M 1/00

Application no.

99200803.7

Keywords:

Modifications - extension de l'objet de la demande (oui)
Activité inventive - (non)
Inventions brevetables - présentation d'informations

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 34.018K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T019806.20071114
T 0887/06 () of 22.10.2007

Online on

22.11.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04F 15/04

Application no.

02006617.1

Keywords:

Main request: lack of inventive step
First auxiliary request: extended subject-matter
Second auxiliary request: belated, not admitted

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.316K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T088706.20071022
T 0688/05 (Ticket auctioning system/TICKETMASTER) of 19.9.2007

Online on

21.11.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

19.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

00908516.8

Keywords:

Inventive step: treatment on non-technical aspects
Remittal to the department of first instance for search and examination (no)
Declaration under Rule 45 EPC
Letter to the president of the Office - independence of the Board

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.961K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T068805.20070919
T 0579/05 () of 10.10.2007

Online on

20.11.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.10.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61M 5/32

Application no.

00111638.3

Keywords:

Demande divisionnaire - extension de l'objet (non)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 31.231K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T057905.20071010
T 0893/05 () of 30.10.2007

Online on

20.11.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

30.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16K 27/00

Application no.

96105770.0

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.665K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T089305.20071030
T 0493/07 (Unzulässigkeit der Beschwerde) of 31.10.2007

Online on

20.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

31.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23D 61/12

Application no.

96121012.7

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.634K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T049307.20071031
T 0068/04 (Offsetdruckfarbe/MICHAEL HUBER MÜNCHEN) of 5.7.2007

Online on

19.11.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

5.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09D 11/02

Application no.

97951857.8

Keywords:

Hauptantrag und 1. bis 3. Hilfsantrag : ausreichende Offenbarung (nein)
4. Hilfsantrag: ausreichende Offenbarung (ja) - erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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C

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 63.249K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T006804.20070705
T 1002/04 () of 19.11.2007

Online on

19.11.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

19.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 15/26

Application no.

99307658.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.535K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T100204.20071119
T 0136/06 () of 30.10.2007

Online on

19.11.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

30.10.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C23C 22/48

Application no.

02753732.3

Keywords:

Admissibilité des modifications (oui)
Clarté (oui)
Nouveauté (oui, après modifications)
Renvoi de l'affaire à l'instance du premier degré

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 35.616K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T013606.20071030
T 0573/06 (Transmission pattern/NOKIA) of 11.10.2007

Online on

19.11.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

11.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/06

Application no.

00944091.8

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - yes (main request) - no (1st auxiliary request)
Novelty and inventive step - yes (1st auxiliary request)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.498K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T057306.20071011
T 1660/06 () of 22.8.2007

Online on

19.11.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

22.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 65/02

Application no.

01972501.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.857K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T166006.20070822
W 0005/07 () of 13.11.2007

Online on

19.11.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29B 11/08
B29B 11/14
B29C 49/22
B29C 49/06

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.360K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W000507.20071113
J 0001/07 (Re-establishment) of 25.7.2007

Online on

16.11.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 45/49

Application no.

98921000.0

Keywords:

Re-establishment of rights for paying the renewal fee (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.262K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J000107.20070725
J 0002/07 (Re-establishment) of 25.7.2007

Online on

16.11.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 8/18

Application no.

98920309.6

Keywords:

Re-establishment of rights for paying the renewal fee (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.952K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J000207.20070725
J 0003/07 (Re-establishment) of 25.7.2007

Online on

16.11.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 2/54

Application no.

02731808.8

Keywords:

Re-establishment of rights for paying the renewal fee (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.625K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J000307.20070725
T 1032/02 () of 5.7.2007

Online on

16.11.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/035

Application no.

95911723.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes) - multiple selections - not directly and unambigously disclosed
Inventive step (no) - closest prior art - problem and solution - obvious further composition

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.440K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T103202.20070705
T 0186/05 () of 12.6.2007

Online on

16.11.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

12.6.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16L 11/12

Application no.

96400411.3

Keywords:

Activité inventive - requête principale (non)
Recevabilité des requêtes subsidiaires (non) (voir point 1.1 à 1.5)

Distribution

C

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 41.595K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T018605.20070612
T 0752/06 () of 2.7.2007

Online on

16.11.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B25B 13/46

Application no.

99914330.8

Keywords:

Unallowable amendments: main, first to third auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step: main, first and second auxiliary requests (no); third auxiliary request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.298K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T075206.20070702
T 1168/06 () of 6.11.2007

Online on

16.11.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/24

Application no.

99931026.1

Keywords:

Novelty (main request, no)
Inventive step (auxiliary requests, no)
New subject-matter (auxiliary requests 5 and 7, yes)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.587K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T116806.20071106
T 1582/06 () of 31.10.2007

Online on

16.11.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

31.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B25F 5/02

Application no.

04021919.8

Keywords:

Novelty - yes, after amendment
Remittal - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.033K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T158206.20071031
T 0087/05 () of 4.9.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

4.9.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A16K 7/13

Application no.

93901803.2

Keywords:

Requêtes principale et subsidiaires 1 à 5 : tardives - non clairement admissibles - extension de la protection conférée - non admises dans la procédure - principe d'économie de procédure

Distribution

B

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 50.320K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T008705.20070904
T 0173/05 (Skin treatment composition/UNILEVER) of 12.9.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

12.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

97926003.1

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary requests 1 to 4 (not admitted): late filed - not clearly allowable - added subject-matter / extension of protection conferred
Auxiliary request 5 (admitted): inventive step (no) - foreseeable improvement of properties

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.944K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T017305.20070912
T 0778/05 (Landwirtschaftliches Nutzfahrzeug/CLAAS) of 23.10.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

23.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01D 41/12

Application no.

97114247.6

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.225K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T077805.20071023
T 1102/05 () of 10.10.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 33/063

Application no.

97115257.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Admissibility of auxiliary request (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.785K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T110205.20071010
T 1166/05 () of 18.9.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

18.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/24

Application no.

97939980.5

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes, after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.767K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T116605.20070918
T 1252/05 () of 25.9.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

25.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F03B 3/02

Application no.

97935906.4

Keywords:

Abuse of procedure (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)
Automatic remittal after citation of a new document (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.466K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T125205.20070925
T 1280/05 () of 18.10.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16K 31/06

Application no.

00918813.7

Keywords:

Klarheit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 18.483K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T128005.20071018
T 1364/05 () of 23.10.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

23.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/42

Application no.

00302052.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.672K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T136405.20071023
T 1434/05 () of 13.9.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 45/06

Application no.

99830284.8

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - all requests (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.163K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T143405.20070913
T 1478/05 (Fodder/MAASLAND) of 9.10.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

95928039.7

Keywords:

Novelty (main request): no
Novelty (second auxiliary request): yes
Remittal for further prosecution

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.021K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T147805.20071009
T 0098/06 () of 12.10.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 11/16

Application no.

97105275.8

Keywords:

Novelty - yes (auxiliary request)
Clarity - yes
Added subject-matter (no)
Amendment of a party's case (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.716K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T009806.20071012
T 0191/06 () of 16.10.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41F 7/12

Application no.

98945399.8

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.864K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T019106.20071016
T 1159/06 () of 30.10.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

30.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 5/02

Application no.

02767687.3

Keywords:

Amendment (allowable)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.302K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T115906.20071030
T 1756/06 () of 15.10.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.10.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A45D 44/00

Application no.

01403167.8

Keywords:

Clarté des revendications (non)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 76.628K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T175606.20071015
T 0089/07 () of 7.11.2007

Online on

15.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

7.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10G 11/05

Application no.

98906504.0

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.758K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T008907.20071107
T 1347/04 (Ink set/CANON) of 25.10.2007

Online on

14.11.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

25.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 11/00

Application no.

01113002.8

Keywords:

Clarity (yes)
Remittal for further prosecution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.245K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T134704.20071025
T 1254/05 (Hydroisomerization/EXXON) of 15.10.2007

Online on

14.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 5/00

Application no.

97906460.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no): all requests

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.771K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T125405.20071015
W 0025/06 () of 6.11.2007

Online on

14.11.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.11.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B25J 5/04

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Objection de manque d'unité a posteriori : (pas justifiée)
Remboursement des taxes additionnelles et de reserve : oui

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 39.078K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W002506.20071106
W 0027/07 () of 5.11.2007

Online on

14.11.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/10

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Unzureichende Widerspruchsgründe

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 20.988K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W002707.20071105
T 1001/01 (Treatment of ovarian cancer/SMITHKLINE BEECHAM CORPORATION) of 11.10.2007

Online on

13.11.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

11.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/535

Application no.

92907833.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of not justified late-filed requests: no
Allowability under Article 123(2): (yes) for the sixth auxiliary request
Novelty and inventive step of the sixth auxiliary request: yes, improved indication

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 107.853K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T100101.20071011
T 0323/05 (Finasteride/MERCK) of 9.8.2007

Online on

13.11.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

9.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07J 73/00

Application no.

93203163.6

Keywords:

Adaptation of the description after a decision to maintain the patent in amended form - consistent with the amended set of claims (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.429K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T032305.20070809
T 1524/05 (Interferenzpigmente/CIBA) of 18.10.2007

Online on

13.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

18.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09C 1/00

Application no.

98951520.0

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja): Keine unmittelbare und eindeutige Offenbarung des beanspruchten Gegenstandes
Zurückverweisung (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 67.249K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T152405.20071018
T 0860/06 (Absorbent composition/UNION CARBIDE) of 2.10.2007

Online on

13.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

2.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/14

Application no.

00928605.5

Keywords:

Novelty (main request): no - novelty destroying disclosure of prior art document not clearly wrong
Novelty (first auxiliary request): yes
Remittal: yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.088K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T086006.20071002
T 0678/07 () of 8.10.2007

Online on

13.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

8.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01D 5/18

Application no.

99810106.7

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.677K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T067807.20071008
T 0772/05 () of 18.10.2007

Online on

12.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

18.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 26/12

Application no.

96108815.0

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - Neuheit (nein)
Hilfsantrag (nicht zugelassen)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.546K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T077205.20071018
T 0887/05 (Registration control/AT&T) of 26.10.2007

Online on

12.11.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

99122898.2

Keywords:

Clarity and support (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.883K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T088705.20071026
T 1137/05 () of 28.9.2007

Online on

12.11.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

28.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/29

Application no.

02003682.8

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - yes
Admissibility of amendments - yes
Clarity - yes
Novelty and inventive step - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.115K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T113705.20070928
T 1384/05 (Mehrantennensystem/ROHDE & SCHWARZ) of 16.10.2007

Online on

12.11.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04B 7/08

Application no.

99948847.1

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs - bejaht
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsantrag AII) - bejaht

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.943K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T138405.20071016
T 1518/05 (Multi-network communications/NEC CORP.) of 25.10.2007

Online on

12.11.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

02002289.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.071K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T151805.20071025
T 0802/03 () of 12.7.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

97115057.8

Keywords:

Neuheit - bejaht
Bekannte Zusammensetzung dient nicht dem beanspruchten Zweck
Ausführbarkeit - bejaht
Kein ausreichender Beweis für die Nicht-Ausführbarkeit

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 60.065K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T080203.20070712
T 0494/04 () of 25.9.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

25.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 19/02

Application no.

99901503.5

Keywords:

Zulassung eines erst in der mündlichen Verhandlung vorgelegten Hilfsantrags bei unverändertem Sachverhalt (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.457K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T049404.20070925
T 0687/05 () of 28.9.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 11/00

Application no.

99113776.1

Keywords:

Basis of decision under Article 100(c) EPC leading from G 0001/05 and G 0001/06
Procedural violation (no)
Remittal to first instance

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.699K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T068705.20070928
T 0873/05 () of 11.10.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

11.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 31/12

Application no.

95918315.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.424K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T087305.20071011
T 0959/05 () of 10.10.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.10.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F17D 3/01

Application no.

00964378.4

Keywords:

Clarté (requête principale, non)
Activité inventive (requête subsidiaire, oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 33.136K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T095905.20071010
T 1082/05 (Pigment composition/CIBA - STORA KOPPARBERGS) of 26.9.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

26.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09B 67/22

Application no.

00920655.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of an appeal solely based on documents first filed during the appeal - yes
Admission of late filed documents
Inventive step (no) - obvious alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.268K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T108205.20070926
T 1197/05 () of 4.10.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.10.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

E04F 13/02

Application no.

01113122.4

Keywords:

Intervention : irrecevable
Modification non divulguée : non admissible
Défaut d'activité inventive

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 48.062K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T119705.20071004
T 1199/05 () of 12.10.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

12.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 6/04

Application no.

98943744.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja, nach Änderungen)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 20.427K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T119905.20071012
T 1235/05 () of 9.10.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

9.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61J 1/00

Application no.

00900452.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja , nach Änderungen)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.008K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T123505.20071009
T 0231/06 () of 17.9.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

17.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 9/06

Application no.

98109579.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (all requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.729K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T023106.20070917
T 0451/06 () of 4.10.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21D 26/02

Application no.

96945939.5

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation - right to be heard during oral proceedings - (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.323K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T045106.20071004
W 0026/07 () of 5.11.2007

Online on

09.11.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.11.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

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

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Mangelnde Einheitlichkeit a posteriori - nein

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.630K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W002607.20071105
T 0198/05 () of 31.10.2007

Online on

08.11.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

31.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01F 1/147

Application no.

99906109.6

Keywords:

Zuständigkeit der Beschwerdekammer

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.502K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T019805.20071031
T 0504/06 (Dynamic reduction of telephone call congestion/LUCENT) of 19.10.2007

Online on

08.11.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

99308707.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)
Oral proceedings held in absence of appellant

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.582K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T050406.20071019
T 0163/07 () of 2.11.2007

Online on

08.11.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

2.11.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25J 3/04

Application no.

99304383.5

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.526K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T016307.20071102
T 0824/07 () of 5.10.2007

Online on

08.11.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 5/42

Application no.

03754419.4

Keywords:

Main request - not allowable (inventive step)
Auxiliary request - not admitted into the proceedings(late-filed and clearly not allowable)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 86.605K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T082407.20071005
T 0435/06 (Oncoprotein kinase/THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA) of 16.5.2007

Online on

07.11.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

16.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 5/00

Application no.

94922622.9

Keywords:

Main request: novelty (no)
Auxilairy request 1: added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 2: added subject-matter (no); broadening of the scope of protection (no); novelty (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.760K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T043506.20070516
T 0931/04 (ADD Composition/PROCTER) of 7.9.2007

Online on

06.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

7.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/72

Application no.

97940836.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests) - no: obvious alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.224K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T093104.20070907
T 1010/04 (Nanoémulsions/L'ORÉAL) of 21.9.2007

Online on

06.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

21.9.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01F 17/00

Application no.

01401040.9

Keywords:

Activité inventive (requête prinicpale et requête subsidiaire nº 1) : non - alternative évidente
Activité inventive (requête subsidiaire nº 2) : oui

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 45.765K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T101004.20070921
T 1058/04 () of 18.10.2007

Online on

06.11.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

18.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 61/22

Application no.

98931211.1

Keywords:

Breach of the right to be heard (no)
Remittal to the first instance (no)
Inventive step (all requests: no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.491K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T105804.20071018
T 0117/05 () of 25.9.2007

Online on

06.11.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

25.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04D 12/00

Application no.

00974504.3

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.899K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T011705.20070925
T 0216/05 (Protein removal agent/ALCON) of 11.10.2007

Online on

06.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

11.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/20

Application no.

98123311.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (main and first to fifth auxiliary requests): yes
Inventive step (sixth auxiliary request): no - obvious modifications

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.977K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T021605.20071011
T 0738/05 () of 19.9.2007

Online on

06.11.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

19.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04B 1/76
E04B 1/78
D04H 1/70

Application no.

99948803.4

Keywords:

Novelty: yes
Procedural violation: yes
Reimbursement of appeal fee: yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.846K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T073805.20070919
T 1366/05 (Polymer electroluminescent device/PHILIPS) of 18.10.2007

Online on

06.11.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

18.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 11/06

Application no.

98945462.4

Keywords:

Decision reasoned in the sense of Rule 68(2) EPC (no) - absence of reasoning proper to the Opposition Division - sole statement of the conclusions of Division - mere summary of Party's submissions does not reason the decision
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.409K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T136605.20071018
T 0263/06 () of 2.10.2007

Online on

06.11.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B24B 19/18

Application no.

01109270.7

Keywords:

Klarheit - nein (Bezugnahme auf weiteren Gegenstand; unklare Definition des weiteren Gegenstandes und des Zusammenwirkens beider Gegenstände

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.979K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026306.20071002
T 1793/06 () of 25.10.2007

Online on

06.11.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

25.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 227/02

Application no.

03018727.2

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.398K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T179306.20071025
T 1107/04 (Secure memory management / NXP) of 31.10.2007

Online on

05.11.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

31.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 12/14

Application no.

99961596.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (no, obvious compromise)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.173K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T110704.20071031
T 0064/05 () of 6.9.2007

Online on

05.11.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

6.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09J 7/02

Application no.

99904866.3

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Offenkundige Vorbenutzung: Zulassung erstmals im Beschwerdeverfahren eingereichter Beweismittel (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 42.687K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T006405.20070906
T 0033/06 (Fuel oil composition/INFINEUM) of 18.9.2007

Online on

05.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

18.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10L 1/14

Application no.

99924964.2

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes): The disclaimer removed more than is necessary to restore novelty

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.313K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T003306.20070918
T 1045/06 (Spray-drying process/UNILEVER) of 17.8.2007

Online on

05.11.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 11/02

Application no.

87309570.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no): obvious modification

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.240K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T104506.20070817
T 0692/05 () of 16.10.2007

Online on

02.11.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 27/12

Application no.

96914935.0

Keywords:

Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag I: Erfinderische Tätigkeit verneint
Weitere Hilfsanträge zugelassen

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 43.888K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T069205.20071016
T 0701/05 () of 16.10.2007

Online on

02.11.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C21C 7/06

Application no.

02712642.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes: (after amendment)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.935K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T070105.20071016
T 1269/06 () of 20.9.2007

Online on

02.11.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

20.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01M 17/007

Application no.

97890238.5

Keywords:

Unzulässige Änderungen (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die 1. Instanz

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.024K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T126906.20070920

October 2007

T 1157/03 () of 11.10.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

11.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

99918787.5

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.845K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T115703.20071011
T 0139/04 (Tracking carcass primals/NEWMAN) of 26.1.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

26.1.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60
G06K 19/06

Application no.

97305368.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.881K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T013904.20070126
T 0166/04 (Shared memory system / COMPAQ) of 18.7.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 12/08

Application no.

98308284.3

Keywords:

Introduction of prior art documents by summons to oral proceedings - procedural violation (no)
Selection of amending features from a set of features consistently described as part of the solution - admissible generalisation (no)
Inventive step (no - skilled person's natural approach)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.873K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T016604.20070718
T 0769/04 () of 21.6.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 8/36

Application no.

97119849.4

Keywords:

Änderungen - Zulässigkeit (bejaht)
Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.927K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T076904.20070621
T 1443/04 (Regeneration von Graminee-Pflanzen/SYNGENTA PARTICIPATIONS AG) of 16.9.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

16.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01G 7/00

Application no.

89810162.1

Keywords:

Hauptantrag und erster bis fünfter Hilfsantrag: nicht ursprünglich offenbart (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 91.126K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T144304.20070916
T 0892/05 () of 17.10.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03F 7/20

Application no.

02258293.6

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.109K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T089205.20071017
T 1134/05 () of 2.10.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

2.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 15/50

Application no.

97115615.3

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (all requests) (yes)
Features taken from drawings

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.604K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T113405.20071002
T 0302/06 () of 28.9.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

28.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60Q 3/02

Application no.

00960452.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Ursprüngliche Offenbarung (Hilfsantrag 3: nein)
Klarheit (Hilfsantrag 2 A: nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.601K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T030206.20070928
T 1868/06 () of 17.10.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/22

Application no.

97870055.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of Grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.728K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T186806.20071017
W 0009/06 () of 17.10.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

17.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B26D 7/30

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Mangelnde Einheitlichkeit a posteriori (nein)
Rückzahlung der Gebühren (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.217K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W000906.20071017
W 0021/07 () of 16.10.2007

Online on

31.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 21/02

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Protest made but not sufficiently substantiated

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.035K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W002107.20071016
T 0622/03 (Fixed valve/KOCH-GLITSCH) of 28.9.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 3/22

Application no.

98906000.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request): no - improved performance not due to the only distinguishing feature
Added subject-matter (first auxiliary request): yes
Inventive step (second auxiliary request): yes - improved performance linked to distinguishing features

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.666K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T062203.20070928
T 0353/04 ("Umzulässige Erweiterung (1. Hilfsantrag) - nein"" … of 14.3.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

14.3.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16L 59/02

Application no.

97943898.3

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.953K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T035304.20070314
T 1279/04 () of 25.9.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

25.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03G 15/02

Application no.

96303159.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Claim interpretation under Article 69(1) EPC

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.858K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T127904.20070925
T 0527/05 (Filter/MAASLAND) of 20.9.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 9/02

Application no.

99202492.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.671K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T052705.20070920
T 0596/05 (Cleaning/MAASLAND) of 27.9.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 7/02

Application no.

00200059.4

Keywords:

Lack of novelty
Incorporation by reference

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.476K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T059605.20070927
T 0660/05 () of 24.10.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66C 3/12

Application no.

02380180.6

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.877K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T066005.20071024
T 0958/05 () of 4.7.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 69/00

Application no.

00984605.6

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - Neuheit - (verneint)
Hilfsantrag - nicht zugelassen (vgl. Pkt 3)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.055K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T095805.20070704
T 1307/05 () of 4.9.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02C 3/30

Application no.

97927716.7

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.742K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T130705.20070904
T 1541/05 () of 28.8.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

28.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 53/08

Application no.

97121093.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, nein)
Zulassung von Hilfsanträgen (ja, Punkte 1 und 2 der Entscheidungsgründe)
Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hilfsanträge 1 bis 3, ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T154105.20070828
T 0678/06 (Viscosité UL/SNF) of 10.10.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

10.10.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

D21H 23/76

Application no.

99923647.4

Keywords:

Vice substantiel de procédure (oui) : droit d'être entendu a été refusé à l'expert technique de la requérante, mais accordé à l'expert technique de l'intimée - violation du principe de l'égalité des droits
Renvoi de l'affaire (oui)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 35.152K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T067806.20071010
T 0995/06 () of 25.5.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

25.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94

Application no.

97307691.2

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure: no (both requests)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.192K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T099506.20070525
T 0572/07 () of 24.9.2007

Online on

30.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

24.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24D 3/06

Application no.

96920332.2

Keywords:

Novelty - yes (res judicata)
Inventive step - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 81.938K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T057207.20070924
D 0003/07 () of 26.10.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

DBA

Decision date

26.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.571K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:D000307.20071026
T 0988/04 (Oestrone oxime 3-O-sulphamates/STERIX) of 27.9.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/565

Application no.

98957034.6

Keywords:

Auxiliary request "claim set A": admissibility (no)
Main request: added matter (yes), undisclosed combination of features
First auxiliary request: amended claims at appeal allowable

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 135.244K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T098804.20070927
T 0263/05 (Laserschweißen/HONDA GIKEN KOGYO K. K.) of 28.6.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/00

Application no.

98300809.5

Keywords:

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit eines unabhängigen Anspruchs und der davon abhängigen Ansprüche (bejaht)
nach Regel 57a oder 29 (2) EPÜ unzulässige Änderungen (verneint
Änderungen der Beschreibung (zulässig)
Änderung des Vorbringens eines Beteiligten zur Einführung eines neuen Arguments nach Einreichung seiner Erwiderung (unzulässig
Umfang der Verpflichtung der Beschwerdekammer, die Ansprüche von Amts wegen zu prüfen (Art. 114 (1) EPÜ)
Umfang der Befugnis der Beschwerdekammer nach Artikel 111 (1) EPÜ, eine Sache von Amts wegen an die Einspruchsabteilung zurückzuverweisen
Zurückverweisung der Sache an die Einspruchsabteilung (verneint)" - "Anträge auf Aufnahme von Sachverhalten in die Niederschrift (abgelehnt)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 91.441K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026305.20070628
T 0263/05 (Laser welding/HONDA GIKEN KOGYO K.K.) of 28.6.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/00

Application no.

98300809.5

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step of one independent claim and its dependent claims (yes)
Amendments prohibited by Rules 57a or 29(2) EPC (no)
Amendments to description (allowed)
Amendment of a party's case to introduce a new line of argument in appeal proceedings after filing of reply (not allowed)
Extent of duty of board of appeal to examine claims ex officio (Article 114(1) EPC)
Extent of power of Board acting ex officio under Article 111(1) EPC to remit a case to the Opposition Division
Remittal of case to Opposition Division (no)
Requests to record matters in minutes (refused)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 88.219K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026305.20070628
T 0263/05 (Laser welding/HONDA GIKEN KOGYO K.K.) of 28.6.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/00

Application no.

98300809.5

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step of one independent claim and its dependent claims (yes)
Amendments prohibited by Rules 57a or 29(2) EPC (no)
Amendments to description (allowed)
Amendment of a party's case to introduce a new line of argument in appeal proceedings after filing of reply (not allowed)
Extent of duty of board of appeal to examine claims ex officio (Article 114(1) EPC)
Extent of power of Board acting ex officio under Article 111(1) EPC to remit a case to the opposition division
Remittal of case to opposition division (no)
Requests to record matters in minutes (refused)

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A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 144.872K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026305.20070628
T 0263/05 (Soudage au laser/HONDA GIKEN KOGYO K.K.) of 28.6.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/00

Application no.

98300809.5

Keywords:

Nouveauté et activité inventive d'une revendication indépendante et de ses revendications dépendantes (oui)
Modifications interdites par les règles 57bis ou 29(2) CBE (non)
Modifications de la description (admises)
Modification des moyens d'une partie pour introduire une nouvelle argumentation dans la procédure de recours après le dépôt d'une réponse (non admise)
Obligation qu'a la chambre de recours d'examiner d'office des revendications (article 114(1) CBE)
Étendue du pouvoir qu'a la chambre, au titre de l'article 111(1) CBE, de renvoyer d'office une affaire à la division d'opposition
Renvoi d'une affaire à la division d'opposition (non)
Requêtes demandant la consignation d'éléments dans le procès-verbal (rejetées)

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A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 97.456K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026305.20070628
T 0435/05 () of 13.9.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01J 3/52

Application no.

00964276.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.514K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T043505.20070913
T 0468/05 () of 30.8.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

30.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A63F 9/04

Application no.

97951992.3

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - Neuheit (verneint) - Zweckangaben
Hilfsanträge - erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint) - fachübliche Überlegungen

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.301K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T046805.20070830
T 1093/05 (Multiplikationsschaltung/INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES) of 13.6.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 7/52

Application no.

97111341.0

Keywords:

Auslegung einer Entscheidung über die Patenterteilung
Berichtigung einer Entscheidung über die Patenterteilung (nein)
Änderungen nach der Mitteilung gemäß Regel 51(4)EPÜ

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A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.600K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T109305.20070613
T 1093/05 (Multiplikationsschaltung/Infineon Technologies) of 13.6.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 7/52

Application no.

97111341.0

Keywords:

Auslegung einer Entscheidung über die Patenterteilung
Berichtigung einer Entscheidung über die Patenterteilung (nein)
Änderungen nach der Mitteilung gemäß R. 51 (4)

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.606K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T109305.20070613
T 1093/05 (Multiplier circuit/ INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES) of 13.6.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 7/52

Application no.

97111341.0

Keywords:

Interpreting a decision to grant a patent
Correction of a decision to grant a patent (no)
Amendments after the communication under Rule 51(4)EPC

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.383K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T109305.20070613
T 1093/05 (Circuit multiplicatif/INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES) of 13.6.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 7/52

Application no.

97111341.0

Keywords:

Interprétation d'une décision relative à la délivrance d'un brevet
Rectification d'une décision relative à la délivrance d'un brevet (non)
Modifications ultérieures à la notification établie conformément à la règle 51(4) CBE

Distribution

A

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 36.604K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T109305.20070613
T 1303/05 () of 22.10.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

22.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/313

Application no.

02009960.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.237K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T130305.20071022
T 1498/05 () of 22.10.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

22.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01D 3/02

Application no.

98937326.1

Keywords:

Decision according to the state of the file

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.233K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T149805.20071022
T 0104/06 () of 20.7.2007

Online on

29.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 7/12

Application no.

99100984.6

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung (ja)
Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Öffentlichkeit der Vorbenutzung (ja)
Neuheit, Hauptantrag (nein)
Hilfsantrag 1 (ja)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.391K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T010406.20070720
T 0175/06 () of 16.10.2006

Online on

27.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.10.2006

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29B 17/00

Application no.

99907248.1

Keywords:

Fehlende Begründung

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.932K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T017506.20061016
T 0591/04 () of 11.9.2007

Online on

26.10.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

11.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01D 69/02

Application no.

97308247.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests) - no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.560K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T059104.20070911
T 0134/06 () of 27.9.2007

Online on

26.10.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61J 9/04

Application no.

93909037.9

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes, after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.936K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T013406.20070927
T 0501/06 () of 30.8.2007

Online on

26.10.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60N 2/48

Application no.

00113321.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.111K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T050106.20070830
T 1697/06 (Transcription/STANFORD) of 11.9.2007

Online on

26.10.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

11.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/00

Application no.

94909629.1

Keywords:

Clarity and support in the description (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.914K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T169706.20070911
T 0517/03 () of 27.9.2007

Online on

25.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22B 34/22

Application no.

94200075.3

Keywords:

Inventive step features essential to solve problem missing in claim 1 - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.996K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T051703.20070927
T 0808/05 () of 6.9.2007

Online on

25.10.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 64/30

Application no.

97112106.6

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Burden of proof

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 78.695K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T080805.20070906
T 0944/05 () of 27.9.2007

Online on

25.10.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/16
B22D 11/053

Application no.

03005200.5

Keywords:

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

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.604K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T094405.20070927
T 1268/05 () of 20.9.2007

Online on

25.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

20.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B26D 7/22

Application no.

95924948.3

Keywords:

Offenkundige Vorbenutzung - nicht relevant
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.740K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T126805.20070920
T 0268/06 () of 14.8.2007

Online on

25.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 6/18

Application no.

97914763.4

Keywords:

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

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.830K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026806.20070814
T 0089/04 () of 5.7.2007

Online on

24.10.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

5.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/08

Application no.

97908915.8

Keywords:

Amendments - clarity (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Novelty - prior European application (yes)
Inventive step - problem and solution (yes)
Oral proceeding - submissions by an accompanying person (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.168K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T008904.20070705
T 0842/05 () of 18.9.2007

Online on

24.10.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F28D 1/04

Application no.

97113901.9

Keywords:

Priority not valid
Fresh ground of opposition not admitted - no patentee approval
Clarity - not ground for opposition
Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.889K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T084205.20070918
T 1165/06 (IL-17 related polypeptide/SCHERING) of 19.7.2007

Online on

24.10.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

19.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/24

Application no.

00905517.9

Keywords:

Amended claims - added matter (no)
Clarity and sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Unity of invention (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)
Industrial applicability (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.588K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T116506.20070719
T 0166/07 (Genomic sequences/NOVARTIS) of 11.9.2007

Online on

24.10.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

11.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/51

Application no.

92913881.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.574K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T016607.20070911
T 0552/07 () of 17.10.2007

Online on

24.10.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/14

Application no.

03795032.6

Keywords:

Reimbursement of the appeal fee after withdrawal of the appeal (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.887K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T055207.20071017
T 0419/03 () of 20.6.2007

Online on

23.10.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

20.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/16

Application no.

97916402.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.329K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T041903.20070620
T 0272/06 () of 17.10.2007

Online on

23.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

17.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/1335

Application no.

99310470.2

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step (yes - amended claims)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.720K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T027206.20071017
T 0013/07 () of 16.10.2007

Online on

23.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/39

Application no.

98934339.7

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.888K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T001307.20071016
T 0955/07 () of 9.10.2007

Online on

23.10.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

9.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 3/00

Application no.

00127811.8

Keywords:

Clarity (no) - unclear definition of measurement conditions for a parameter

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.923K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T095507.20071009
T 0018/02 (Mutant alpha-amylase/GENENCOR) of 6.12.2006

Online on

22.10.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

6.12.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/28

Application no.

94909609.3

Keywords:

Admission of new evidence (no)
New request - admission into the proceedings (yes)
Added matter (no)
Clarity and sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Priority (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 58.597K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T001802.20061206
T 0932/03 () of 11.6.2007

Online on

22.10.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

11.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 13/02

Application no.

98105425.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no, after amendment)
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.733K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T093203.20070611
T 0291/05 () of 11.9.2007

Online on

22.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/44

Application no.

98401570.1

Keywords:

Case changed following amendment - remittal (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.307K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T029105.20070911
T 1446/05 () of 18.9.2007

Online on

22.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

18.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 6/38

Application no.

00919086.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.894K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T144605.20070918
T 0305/06 () of 15.10.2007

Online on

22.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 23/00

Application no.

95943701.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 76.921K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T030506.20071015
T 0782/06 () of 14.9.2007

Online on

22.10.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

14.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/12

Application no.

00610015.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes, after amendments)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.790K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T078206.20070914
T 0538/02 (Silanized titanium dioxide/DUPONT) of 8.8.2007

Online on

19.10.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09C 1/36

Application no.

95912062.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request; auxiliary requests 1 to 3): no - hint in the prior art to improve dispersibility
Inventive step (auxiliary request 4): yes - adding silanes to polydimethylsiloxane for silanizing titanium dioxide not derivable form prior art; effect proven

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T053802.20070808
T 0520/04 (Herbizide Suspensionskonzentrate/STEFES AGRO) of 6.9.2007

Online on

19.10.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

6.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01N 47/22

Application no.

94113659.0

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (ja)
Hauptantrag: Befugnis zur Prüfung von Änderungen gemäß Artikel 100c) EPÜ (nein); Neuheit (ja); Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - naheliegende Alternative
Hilfsanträge: Änderungen vorgenommen im Beschwerdeverfahren - nicht zulässig

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.463K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T052004.20070906
T 1301/06 () of 20.9.2007

Online on

19.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/54

Application no.

97925407.5

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (no)
First and second auxiliary request - novelty (no)
Third auxiliary request - inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.076K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T130106.20070920
T 1773/06 () of 18.9.2007

Online on

19.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

18.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 1/54

Application no.

03023017.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 61.430K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T177306.20070918
T 0510/05 (Prozessführung/SIEMENS) of 22.8.2007

Online on

18.10.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

22.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21C 7/12

Application no.

97952750.4

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (ja): Umfang der Beschwerde ableitbar, ausreichende Argumente und Beweismittel
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (ja): ursprünglich offenbart, keine Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs, keine Einführung von Klarheitsmängeln
Offenbarung der Erfindung (ausreichend)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 43.906K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T051005.20070822
T 0582/05 (Pourable thickener/ELEMENTIS) of 8.8.2007

Online on

18.10.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

8.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 7/00

Application no.

95650015.1

Keywords:

Unallowable extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no) - replacement of an unallowable disclaimer by a positively defined delimitation
Unallowable extension beyond the protection conferred by the patent as granted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.068K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T058205.20070808
T 0601/05 (Anti-TNF alpha human monoclonal antibodies/BAYER I) of 18.10.2007

Online on

18.10.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

18.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/24

Application no.

94102560.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Admission of new main and auxiliary request (yes)
Main request: added subject-matter (no); extension of scope (no); novelty (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.364K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T060105.20071018
T 0792/05 () of 20.9.2007

Online on

18.10.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

20.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 13/52

Application no.

99202388.7

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T079205.20070920
T 0589/06 () of 19.9.2007

Online on

18.10.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 1/06

Application no.

99956341.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T058906.20070919
T 1583/06 () of 26.9.2007

Online on

18.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D01G 19/26

Application no.

00110464.5

Keywords:

Zulassung verspätet vorgebrachten Standes der Technik - nein
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.431K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T158306.20070926
T 0522/05 () of 13.9.2007

Online on

17.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

13.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/00

Application no.

99947706.0

Keywords:

Amendments (allowable)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.996K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T052205.20070913
T 0983/05 () of 6.9.2007

Online on

17.10.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 21/20

Application no.

99968485.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.081K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T098305.20070906
T 1267/05 () of 21.6.2007

Online on

17.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 71/00

Application no.

97950020.4

Keywords:

Zulassung neuer Beweismittel im Beschwerdeverfahren (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (nein)
Neuheit (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 56.115K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T126705.20070621
T 0261/06 () of 30.5.2007

Online on

17.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

30.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 25/14

Application no.

00113428.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit: Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1 (ja)
Hilfsantrag 2 als verspätet (nicht zugelassen)
Klarheit: Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.842K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026106.20070530
T 0411/04 () of 15.6.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

15.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

97106458.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no) common general knowledge
Substantial procedural violation (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.728K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T041104.20070615
T 0517/04 (Baking Process/KYOWA HAKKO) of 2.8.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

2.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A21D 8/04

Application no.

95907491.5

Keywords:

Sufficient disclosure (no): Functional feature; undue burden to carry out the invention
Late-filed requests not admitted: Articles 10(a) and (b) RPBA

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.150K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T051704.20070802
T 0188/05 () of 18.6.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 29/00

Application no.

95937462.0

Keywords:

Admissibility of late filed submissions (no)
Clarity (yes)
Extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.188K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T018805.20070618
T 0398/05 () of 5.10.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

5.10.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61B 5/20

Application no.

99403246.4

Keywords:

Activité inventive - (oui, après modifications)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 32.751K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T039805.20071005
T 0511/05 () of 26.7.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

26.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 15/00

Application no.

95933616.5

Keywords:

Inventive step, main request (no), auxiliary request 1 (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 83.961K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T051105.20070726
T 1038/05 () of 11.9.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 29/06

Application no.

00302798.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.387K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T103805.20070911
T 1308/05 () of 10.10.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21C 37/29

Application no.

01660232.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of amendments - yes
Novelty and inventive step - yes

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.964K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T130805.20071010
T 1373/05 () of 5.7.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 21/20

Application no.

98121426.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (main, first, second auxiliary request) - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.001K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T137305.20070705
T 1529/05 (DSL repeater/2WIRE) of 5.10.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

5.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 3/38

Application no.

01916220.5

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.840K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T152905.20071005
T 0306/06 () of 24.5.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

24.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21B 1/02

Application no.

99907732.4

Keywords:

Late filed documents (admitted)
Novelty: first and second auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step: third auxiliary request (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.434K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T030606.20070524
T 0810/06 () of 9.10.2007

Online on

16.10.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

9.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/055

Application no.

02705017.8

Keywords:

Surgical method (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.957K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T081006.20071009
T 0542/05 () of 28.8.2007

Online on

15.10.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

28.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 9/32

Application no.

02718897.8

Keywords:

Main request: Clarity (no)
Auxiliary Request: Novelty, inventive step (yes)
Compliance with Article 123(2)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.479K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T054205.20070828
T 0536/06 () of 27.4.2007

Online on

15.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

27.4.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 35/38

Application no.

97951867.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.968K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T053606.20070427
T 0563/06 (Silicone emulsion/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 12.9.2007

Online on

15.10.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/37

Application no.

97906689.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter: yes
Request to present new requests during oral proceedings (refused)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.297K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T056306.20070912
T 0224/07 (Inadmissible appeal) of 24.9.2007

Online on

15.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 37/30

Application no.

94106430.5

Keywords:

No statement setting out the grounds of appeal - appeal unadmissible

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.586K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T022407.20070924
T 1147/02 (Antibiotic resistance/PASTEUR) of 31.5.2006

Online on

12.10.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.5.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

93909875.2

Keywords:

Added matter (no)
Sufficiency, novelty, inventive step (yes)
Admission of late filed documents (no)
Validity of priority claim based on third priority document (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 92.833K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T114702.20060531
T 0314/05 () of 31.7.2007

Online on

12.10.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

31.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 23/44

Application no.

97119496.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Aufgabe und Lösung - bejaht

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C

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.608K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T031405.20070731
T 0422/05 () of 17.9.2007

Online on

12.10.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/042

Application no.

96933617.1

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.647K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T042205.20070917
T 0973/05 () of 27.9.2007

Online on

12.10.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 19/00

Application no.

92301046.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.310K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T097305.20070927
T 1735/06 () of 4.9.2007

Online on

12.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21B 1/28

Application no.

99964841.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of amendments - no

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.389K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T173506.20070904
T 1849/06 (Insecticidal DNA/SYNGENTA) of 4.10.2007

Online on

12.10.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

4.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/32

Application no.

92922321.2

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.598K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T184906.20071004
T 0851/04 (Processing matter/ATOMIC ORDERED MATERIALS) of 8.10.2007

Online on

11.10.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 19/00

Application no.

00980222.4

Keywords:

Clarity: yes
Sufficiency of disclosure: yes
Compliance with Article 123(2) EPC: yes
Remittal: yes

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.330K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T085104.20071008
T 0060/06 (Offenbarung der Erfindung) of 8.10.2007

Online on

11.10.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.10.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C22C 1/08

Application no.

98117924.5

Keywords:

Offenbarung, Ausführbarkeit der Erfindung (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.824K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T006006.20071008
T 0385/07 (Aplidine/PHARMA MAR) of 5.10.2007

Online on

11.10.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

5.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/15

Application no.

02770106.9

Keywords:

Main request: clarity (yes)
Added subject-matter (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Remittal (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.009K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T038507.20071005
T 1194/03 (Transport frame control/NOKIA) of 5.10.2007

Online on

10.10.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

5.10.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/28

Application no.

98954346.7

Keywords:

Remittal for further prosecution (after amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.903K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T119403.20071005
T 0365/05 (Bovine herd management/CORNELL RESEARCH FOUNDATION) of 19.6.2007

Online on

10.10.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

19.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60
A01K 67/02

Application no.

94910727.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (no - no technical problem solved)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (refused)
Oral submissions by an accompanying person in opposition appeal proceedings (authorized)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.678K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T036505.20070619
T 1385/05 (Programmierbares Hörgerät/SIEMENS) of 11.9.2007

Online on

10.10.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

11.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04R 25/02

Application no.

94107143.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag) - verneint
Zulässigkeit (Hilfsantrag 1 und 2) - verneint

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.207K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T138505.20070911
T 0379/06 (Household Applicance Control/INDESIT) of 30.8.2007

Online on

10.10.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

30.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/042

Application no.

98901966.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.116K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T037906.20070830
T 1795/06 (Fault segmentation in a telephone network/TERADYNE) of 21.8.2007

Online on

10.10.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/30

Application no.

95935092.7

Keywords:

Disclosure - sufficiency - (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.425K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T179506.20070821
T 0732/03 () of 9.8.2007

Online on

09.10.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

9.8.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

96402248.7

Keywords:

Modifications - recevables (oui)
Exposé insuffisant (non)
Manque de clarté - objection non recevable
Elément nouveau de preuve - nouveau document - tardif (oui)- pertinent (oui) - admission (oui)
Renvoi (oui)
Frais - autre répartition (non)

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C

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 48.927K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T073203.20070809
T 0971/05 () of 14.9.2007

Online on

09.10.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 83/07

Application no.

97307441.2

Keywords:

Incorrect debit order (yes)
Restitutio in integrum (no)
Referral of a question to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 129.778K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T097105.20070914
T 0466/06 () of 27.9.2007

Online on

09.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G02F 1/355

Application no.

04291001.8

Keywords:

Nouveauté et activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 79.309K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T046606.20070927
T 0413/03 () of 20.9.2007

Online on

08.10.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D06P 1/41

Application no.

96109918.1

Keywords:

Neuheit - neue Verwendung im Sinne von G 0002/88 - (nein)

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.349K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T041303.20070920
T 0258/05 () of 21.6.2007

Online on

08.10.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

00946866.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - problem and solution - improvement (not shown

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.938K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T025805.20070621
T 1180/05 () of 2.8.2007

Online on

08.10.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

2.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 5/445

Application no.

99926285.0

Keywords:

Extension beyond the content of the application as filed - (yes)
Extension of the protection conferred - (yes)
Use of a disclaimer in order to circumvent the potential conflict between Article 123(2) and (3) EPC - refused (see Reasons for the decision 4 and 6)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 80.013K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T118005.20070802
T 1409/04 () of 14.6.2007

Online on

05.10.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

14.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/907

Application no.

94931904.0

Keywords:

Examination of opposition - burden of proof on the opponent

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.169K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T140904.20070614
T 0539/05 () of 11.9.2007

Online on

05.10.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03J 1/00

Application no.

97107837.3

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.174K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T053905.20070911
T 0753/05 () of 9.8.2007

Online on

05.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F15B 11/05

Application no.

98308668.7

Keywords:

Novelty (main request, yes)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.560K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T075305.20070809
T 0903/05 (Telomerase peptides/GEMVAX) of 30.8.2007

Online on

05.10.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

30.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/45

Application no.

99928238.7

Keywords:

Right to priority (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.687K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T090305.20070830
T 1161/05 () of 1.8.2007

Online on

05.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

1.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/21

Application no.

95306188.4

Keywords:

Novelty (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.941K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T116105.20070801
T 1250/05 () of 16.8.2007

Online on

05.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 69/00

Application no.

99104571.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.940K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T125005.20070816
T 0350/06 () of 24.7.2007

Online on

05.10.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

24.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 24/06

Application no.

01128536.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - after amendment (yes)
Reimbursement of one further search fee (yes)
Refund of the appeal fee - (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.462K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T035006.20070724
T 0630/06 () of 10.7.2007

Online on

05.10.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41F 9/02

Application no.

99250277.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.063K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T063006.20070710
T 1232/07 () of 27.9.2007

Online on

05.10.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

27.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/00

Application no.

99904416.7

Keywords:

Main request: three independent claims in same category not permissible under R 29(2) EPC
Auxiliary request: single independent claim

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.220K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T123207.20070927
T 0246/04 () of 12.7.2007

Online on

04.10.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 1/04

Application no.

96908116.5

Keywords:

Late filed facts and evidence
Added subject matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 146.742K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T024604.20070712
T 0519/05 () of 22.8.2007

Online on

04.10.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/00

Application no.

98118183.7

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step - problem and solution (yes)
Opposition grounds - insufficiency of disclosure (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 266.258K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T051905.20070822
T 0562/05 () of 11.9.2007

Online on

04.10.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

11.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24H 1/26

Application no.

97200702.5

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.147K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T056205.20070911
T 0315/04 () of 21.6.2007

Online on

02.10.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 61/10

Application no.

96928015.5

Keywords:

Novelty - implicit disclosure - (no)
Inventive step - (yes)
Clarity - (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter - (no)

Distribution

D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.668K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T031504.20070621
T 1158/04 (Multiautoclave/SINVENT) of 5.6.2007

Online on

02.10.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

5.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 3/00

Application no.

98904447.4

Keywords:

Novelty: yes
Remittal to department of 1st instance

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.253K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T115804.20070605
T 0357/05 () of 27.6.2007

Online on

02.10.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 13/08

Application no.

00931069.9

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (verneint)

Distribution

D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 73.675K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T035705.20070627
T 0992/05 () of 21.9.2007

Online on

02.10.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03D 15/00

Application no.

99120633.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.507K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T099205.20070921
T 0160/07 () of 26.7.2007

Online on

02.10.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 7/04

Application no.

04016654.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - ja
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.444K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T016007.20070726
W 0012/06 (TEVA/Cyclosporin Formulations) of 10.9.2007

Online on

02.10.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

10.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/14

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Reasoning of ISA insufficient
Reimbursement of two search fees

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.647K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001206.20070910
W 0016/07 () of 4.9.2007

Online on

02.10.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

4.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01H 50/54

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Zusätzliche Recherchengebühr unter Widerspruch entrichtet - Zurückerstattung der Recherchengebühr und gleichzeitige Aufforderung eine Widerspruchsgebühr zu entrichten

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 18.342K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001607.20070904
T 0218/02 (Sputter coated glass article/GUARDIAN) of 15.11.2006

Online on

01.10.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

15.11.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 17/36

Application no.

97104710.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Substantial procedural violation

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 108.334K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T021802.20061115
T 1448/04 () of 10.7.2007

Online on

01.10.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A45D 26/00

Application no.

98934978.2

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - Neuheit (nein)
Hilfsanträge 1 bis 4 - Zulässigkeit (ja)
Hilfsanträge 1 bis 5 - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Hilfsantrag 6 - Zulässigkeit (ja) - Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit mit Bezug auf D1 (ja)
Zurückverweisung zur Berücksichtigung der anderen Entgegenhaltungen

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.020K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T144804.20070710
T 0073/05 (Reactive purge/PRAXAIR) of 20.6.2007

Online on

01.10.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

20.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/32

Application no.

96119473.5

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.605K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T007305.20070620
T 0145/05 (Tissue bonding and sealing composition/COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY) of 22.8.2007

Online on

01.10.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

22.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 25/00

Application no.

91915440.1

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request 1: amendments (not allowable) - not unambiguously derivable from application as filed, neither explicitly nor implicitly
Auxiliary request 2 (not admitted): late-filed - not clearly allowable - lack of clarity due to trademark

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.822K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T014505.20070822
T 0571/05 () of 28.6.2007

Online on

01.10.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 67/00

Application no.

98931794.6

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable (yes) (Main Request)
Interpretation of the term
substantially free of macrovoids
in Claim 1
Novelty - (no) (Main Request, First to Third Auxiliary Requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.354K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T057105.20070628
T 0618/05 (Urea/DSM) of 28.8.2007

Online on

01.10.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

28.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 273/12

Application no.

98900772.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)- claimed solution not taught in the prior art - non-obvious

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.443K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T061805.20070828
T 1365/05 (Methods for treating cotton fabrics/GENENCOR INTERNATIONAL, INC.) of 4.5.2007

Online on

01.10.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

4.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12S 11/00

Application no.

91920379.4

Keywords:

Main request: sufficiency of disclosure (no)
Auxiliary request 1: clarity (no)
Auxiliary request 2: added subject-matter (no), broadening of the scope of protection (no)
Clartiy (yes), sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.315K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T136505.20070504
T 0186/07 () of 5.9.2007

Online on

01.10.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.9.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

98959951.9

Keywords:

Mémoire exposant les motifs du recours non déposé

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 23.923K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T018607.20070905

September 2007

T 0609/05 () of 9.8.2007

Online on

28.09.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

9.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/08

Application no.

93304586.6

Keywords:

Partial priority (no)
Disclosure - sufficiency (yes)
Novelty (yes) - 'multiple selection'
Inventive step (yes) - 'problem and solution'

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 132.491K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T060905.20070809
T 0853/05 () of 30.8.2007

Online on

28.09.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/28

Application no.

96305740.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (second auxiliary request) - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.407K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T085305.20070830
T 1167/06 () of 26.7.2007

Online on

28.09.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C04B 41/48

Application no.

99940064.1

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 96.149K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T116706.20070726
T 0964/04 (Trocknungsverfahren/IKO Minerals GmbH) of 26.4.2007

Online on

27.09.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.4.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C04B 14/10

Application no.

99936311.2

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit der Erfindung (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 117.777K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T096404.20070426
T 0841/05 () of 3.7.2007

Online on

27.09.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

3.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21S 8/00

Application no.

97925923.1

Keywords:

Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit: ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 55.583K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T084105.20070703
T 1058/06 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

27.09.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

99941175.4

Keywords:

Late-filed document (not admitted)
Claim 1 (main request): novelty (yes) - inventive step (no)
Claim 1 (1st auxiliary request): inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.375K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T105806.20070626
T 0078/07 () of 17.9.2007

Online on

27.09.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01F 13/00

Application no.

01923721.3

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 16.653K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T007807.20070917
T 0259/07 () of 17.9.2007

Online on

27.09.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/30

Application no.

98938998.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.104K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T025907.20070917
T 0350/07 (Hydroxylammonium salt solution/DSM IP ASSETS) of 3.9.2007

Online on

27.09.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

3.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 21/14

Application no.

00993485.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 17.496K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T035007.20070903
W 0012/07 () of 3.9.2007

Online on

27.09.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

3.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 53/00
C08F 8/00
C08L 23/00

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Widerspruchs (bejaht)
Auszureichende Begründung (verneint)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.947K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001207.20070903
T 0249/05 () of 9.8.2007

Online on

26.09.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

9.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 9/00

Application no.

94916028.7

Keywords:

Novelty (no) - claimed product: different name in prior art

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.632K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T024905.20070809
T 0312/05 () of 26.7.2007

Online on

26.09.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

26.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 15/14

Application no.

02251286.7

Keywords:

Claim 1 (main and auxiliary - requests) - inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.508K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T031205.20070726
T 0490/05 () of 21.8.2007

Online on

26.09.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 1/00

Application no.

98932022.1

Keywords:

Jeder Beteiligte trägt die ihm erwachsenen Kosten selbst

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.260K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T049005.20070821
T 1381/05 (Vergabe von Übertragungsressourcen/BOSCH) of 19.7.2007

Online on

26.09.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

00113521.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.646K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T138105.20070719
T 0144/06 () of 23.7.2007

Online on

26.09.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

23.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 15/36

Application no.

96110857.8

Keywords:

Late filed documents proving general knowledge - admitted into proceedings
Remittal - no
Apportionment of costs - no
Novelty - yes
Inventive step - no (all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.110K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T014406.20070723
T 0261/03 () of 25.6.2007

Online on

25.09.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

25.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 5/521

Application no.

94304195.4

Keywords:

Extension of subject-matter (no)
Clarity (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 76.474K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026103.20070625
T 1337/04 () of 19.7.2007

Online on

25.09.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

19.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/39

Application no.

96911968.4

Keywords:

Public prior use (yes) - not novelty-destroying
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.343K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T133704.20070719
T 0377/05 () of 21.8.2007

Online on

25.09.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

21.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23K 1/00

Application no.

97106413.4

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung - (ja - Hauptantrag)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja - alle Anträge)
Naheliegen (ja - Hilfsantrag 1; nein - Hilfsantrag 2)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 64.120K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T037705.20070821
T 0515/05 () of 2.8.2007

Online on

25.09.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

2.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 11/00

Application no.

95115715.5

Keywords:

Procedural violation - yes
Remittal - no (unnecessary delay)
Novelty - yes; inventive step - yes
Sufficiency - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.049K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T051505.20070802
T 0834/05 () of 28.6.2007

Online on

25.09.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B61F 5/22

Application no.

00920818.2

Keywords:

Activité inventive - requêtes principale et subsidiaire (non)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T083405.20070628
T 1554/05 () of 5.7.2007

Online on

25.09.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

5.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/409

Application no.

00945092.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T155405.20070705
T 1642/06 (Sigma receptor/SPRUCE BARBARA, et al) of 23.8.2007

Online on

25.09.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

23.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/495

Application no.

01917284.0

Keywords:

Main request - claim 1 - novelty - yes: undisclosed technical effect identifying a new clinical situation
Claims 2 and 4 - sufficiency of disclosure yes: plausible model for sufficiency of disclosure

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T164206.20070823
T 0202/02 (Verwendung von Budesonid) of 17.9.2007

Online on

24.09.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

17.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/56

Application no.

94928390.7

Keywords:

"Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein): die Auswahl von Budesonid führt zu keinem überraschenden Effekt"

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T020202.20070917
T 0604/03 () of 17.7.2007

Online on

24.09.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63C 9/08

Application no.

97932491.0

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests 2, 2A, 2B, 3, 3A, 3B - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request 4A - inventive step (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee - refused

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.502K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T060403.20070717
T 1173/04 () of 14.6.2007

Online on

24.09.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

14.6.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A23J 3/34

Application no.

96202475.8

Keywords:

Nouveauté - oui (requête principale)
Activité inventive - non - solution évidente (requête principale et requêtes auxiliaires 1 à 3)
Requête auxiliaire 4 : déposée lors de la procédure orale - recevable (non)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T117304.20070614
T 0369/05 (Anti-microbial agents/SION) of 27.6.2007

Online on

24.09.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/46

Application no.

97100106.0

Keywords:

Sufficency of disclosure (no) - no technical concept fit for generalisation - undue burden in carrying out the invention throughout the whole area claimed - research program
Auxiliary requests (not admitted) - late filed - not clearly allowable due to fresh unclarity

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T036905.20070627
T 0383/05 () of 1.8.2007

Online on

24.09.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

1.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01H 33/36

Application no.

99952131.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (yes)
Admissibility of the first and second auxiliary requests - (yes)
Main and first auxiliary requests - novelty - (no)
Second auxiliary request - inventive step - (no)
Apportionment of costs - refused (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.153K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T038305.20070801
T 0411/06 () of 10.9.2007

Online on

24.09.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B28B 3/26

Application no.

98949521.3

Keywords:

Novelty (yes), inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.970K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T041106.20070910
T 0747/06 () of 12.9.2007

Online on

24.09.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B26D 1/00

Application no.

02768276.4

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation (not requesting an additional search in order to search the invention first defined in the claims as originally filed in a non-unitary application)
Remittal for further prosecution to continue examination after an additional search has been carried out
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T074706.20070912
T 1505/06 () of 18.9.2007

Online on

24.09.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

18.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 47/84

Application no.

97918428.0

Keywords:

Reasons for refusing postponement of oral proceedings - not included in decision of opposition division
Right to be heard - Board unable to review that it was respected by the opposition division
Substantial procedural violation - yes
Remittal to department of first instance - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T150506.20070918
T 0239/07 () of 1.8.2007

Online on

24.09.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

1.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/42

Application no.

01948199.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T023907.20070801
T 0989/04 () of 12.7.2007

Online on

21.09.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 1/22

Application no.

99202482.8

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests I to III - novelty (no)
Auxiliary request IV - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request filed at the oral proceedings - admissibility (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T098904.20070712
T 0037/05 () of 20.9.2007

Online on

21.09.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

20.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/00

Application no.

98201833.5

Keywords:

Divisional application - extended subject-matter (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T003705.20070920
T 0232/05 () of 4.7.2007

Online on

21.09.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/087

Application no.

94105194.8

Keywords:

Novelty (yes) after amendment
Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T023205.20070704
T 1074/06 (Infertility/ARS) of 9.8.2007

Online on

21.09.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

9.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/24

Application no.

01900491.0

Keywords:

Main request - sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
First auxiliary request - added subject-matter - (no), admissibility, patentable subject-matter, inventive step, sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T107406.20070809
T 1873/06 (Optimized drug delivery/OPTIMATA) of 13.9.2007

Online on

21.09.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 45/06
A61P 43/00

Application no.

01943736.7

Keywords:

Mathematical method (no)
Presentation of information (no)
Diagnostic method (no)
Additional search - remittal (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T187306.20070913
T 0852/05 () of 30.5.2007

Online on

20.09.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.5.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

D03C 3/24

Application no.

97420133.7

Keywords:

Modifications - étendue de l'objet (non)
Exposé - suffisance (oui)
Clarté (oui)
Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T085205.20070530
T 0961/05 () of 3.7.2007

Online on

20.09.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

3.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A46D 1/00

Application no.

96939620.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.644K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T096105.20070703
T 0965/05 () of 23.8.2007

Online on

20.09.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

23.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/075

Application no.

99118281.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.295K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T096505.20070823
T 1077/05 () of 24.7.2007

Online on

20.09.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

24.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 15/00

Application no.

99905106.3

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step - yes (after amendments)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.118K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T107705.20070724
T 0019/06 (Polykieselsäurekette/WACKER CHEMIE) of 17.7.2007

Online on

20.09.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09C 1/30

Application no.

98120679.0

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des in der mündlichen Verhandlung eingereichten Antrags (ja)
Unzulässige Änderung der Patentansprüche (nein)
Stützung durch die Beschreibung (ja)
Neuheit (ja): bekanntes Herstellungsverfahren führt nicht zum beanspruchten Produkt
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.602K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T001906.20070717
T 0400/06 (Treated calcium carbonate/MINERALS TECHNOLOGIES) of 25.7.2007

Online on

20.09.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09C 3/10

Application no.

95901101.6

Keywords:

Extension of protection: yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.407K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T040006.20070725
T 0465/06 (surfactant and benefit stripes/UNILEVER) of 24.5.2007

Online on

20.09.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

24.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/50

Application no.

98901965.8

Keywords:

Late request (admissible): minor amendments - no delay of the proceedings
Inventive step (main and auxiliary request): no - desired technical effect not achievable over the whole area of claim 1; obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.700K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T046506.20070524
W 0008/07 () of 12.9.2007

Online on

20.09.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Beurteilung mangelnder Einheitlichkeit a posteriori ohne Berücksichtigung eines unklaren Merkmals - unzutreffend

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.579K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W000807.20070912
T 0725/04 () of 11.9.2007

Online on

19.09.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 10/02

Application no.

02018675.5

Keywords:

Neuheit (nach Änderung bejaht)
Zurückverweisung zur weiteren Prüfung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 20.375K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T072504.20070911
T 0879/04 () of 7.9.2007

Online on

19.09.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02B 75/32

Application no.

96917324.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.226K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T087904.20070907
T 0023/05 () of 6.9.2007

Online on

19.09.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A46D 1/00

Application no.

95940188.6

Keywords:

Main request -novelty (no); disclosure in drawings
First and second auxiliary requests - Article 123(2) requirements (not met)
Auxiliary requests 1a and 2a - clear (no)
Third and fourth auxiliary requests - inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.117K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T002305.20070906
T 0094/05 () of 12.7.2007

Online on

19.09.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02D 9/10

Application no.

99953818.4

Keywords:

Klarheit (verneint) - Stützung durch die Beschreibung im gesamten beanspruchten Bereich - Hauptantrag
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint) - Hilfsantrag

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.316K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T009405.20070712
T 0924/05 () of 13.9.2007

Online on

19.09.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

13.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 37/00

Application no.

97933255.8

Keywords:

Method of treatment or surgery (no)
(see Reasons, point 5)
Novelty (yes), invenitve step (yes) - after amendment

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.902K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T092405.20070913
T 0335/07 () of 7.9.2007

Online on

19.09.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 3/06

Application no.

98965350.6

Keywords:

Main, 1st auxiliary request - novelty (no)
2nd auxiliary request - remitted for further prosecution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.989K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T033507.20070907
T 1071/05 () of 7.8.2007

Online on

17.09.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

7.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61H 31/00

Application no.

96908807.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes, after amendment)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.837K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T107105.20070807
T 1192/05 () of 10.9.2007

Online on

17.09.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 5/085

Application no.

03001806.3

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 18.368K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T119205.20070910
T 0542/06 () of 10.9.2007

Online on

17.09.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 19/00

Application no.

04009835.2

Keywords:

Method of surgery - (no)
Novelty and inventive step (yes, after amendment)
Clarity - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.728K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T054206.20070910
T 0613/06 (Schalenkatalysator/SÜDZUCKER) of 3.7.2007

Online on

17.09.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

3.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07H 1/00

Application no.

97123040.4

Keywords:

Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag - Erweiterung (verneint)
Hauptantrag - erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)
Hilfsantrag - erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 51.702K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T061306.20070703
T 0868/06 (Thermocycler-Deckel/APPLERA) of 7.8.2007

Online on

17.09.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

7.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01L 7/00

Application no.

99125152.1

Keywords:

Neuheit: nein (Hauptantrag)
Klarheit: nein (Hilfsanträge 1 und 2)
Zulässigkeit unter Artikel 123 (2) EPÜ: nein (Hilfsantrag 3)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 53.509K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T086806.20070807
T 0975/03 (Stabiler Johanniskrautextrakt/SCHWABE) of 24.7.2007

Online on

14.09.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

24.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 35/78

Application no.

96945476.8

Keywords:

Verzicht auf vor der Patenterteilung gestrichene Gegenstände - (nein)
Befassung der Großen Beschwerdekammer - (nein)
Unzulässige Änderung - (nein)
Erweiterung des Schutzbereiches - (nein)
Deutlichkeit der Ansprüche -(ja)
Vollständige Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 64.403K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T097503.20070724
T 0289/05 (Stripping/MAASLAND) of 14.6.2007

Online on

14.09.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

14.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 7/00

Application no.

95200841.5

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Extension of protection (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.137K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T028905.20070614
T 0540/05 (Anti-smoke perfumes/QUEST) of 24.7.2007

Online on

14.09.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

24.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 9/01

Application no.

95903273.1

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary request 3: amendments (not allowable) - disclaimer based on non-accidental anticipation
Auxiliary requests 1 and 2: inventive step (no) - purported improvement not shown - reformulation of problem - obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 81.919K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T054005.20070724
T 1086/05 (Enhanced frequency hopping method/LUCENT) of 2.8.2007

Online on

14.09.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

2.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 1/713

Application no.

02252409.4

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - main and auxiliary request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 68.299K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T108605.20070802
T 1226/05 (Power control/ALCATEL LUCENT) of 7.9.2007

Online on

14.09.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/005

Application no.

99400649.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes - after amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.089K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T122605.20070907
T 0356/07 (Inadmissibility of the appeal) of 13.8.2007

Online on

14.09.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

13.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

01122027.4

Keywords:

No statement of grounds of appeal filed

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.548K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T035607.20070813
T 1252/04 () of 31.8.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

31.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/122

Application no.

02002176.2

Keywords:

Decision based on the file as it stands

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.682K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T125204.20070831
T 0144/05 () of 28.8.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

28.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01M 19/00

Application no.

97908692.3

Keywords:

Sale communication - opportunity to comment (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.576K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T014405.20070828
T 0295/05 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 153/02

Application no.

95905377.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of late filed requests: Main request (yes); auxiliary requests 1-4 (no)
Valid priority claim (no)
Main request: Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 55.085K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T029505.20070626
T 0768/05 () of 31.8.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

31.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C02B 6/42

Application no.

98111595.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: bejaht (nach Änderung)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.935K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T076805.20070831
T 1030/05 (Polymeric coating/ROHM AND HAAS) of 24.7.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

24.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 157/00

Application no.

94304094.9

Keywords:

Novelty (no) - unambiguous disclosure of the claimed method in the state of the art

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.377K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T103005.20070724
T 1382/05 (Telekommunikationsendgerät/IPCOM) of 13.7.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

13.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04M 1/22

Application no.

99939757.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1-4) - verneint

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.455K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T138205.20070713
T 0326/06 (Steuerung elektrischer Hausgeräte/BSH) of 31.7.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

31.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 12/28

Application no.

97113682.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsanträge 1-4) - verneint

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.568K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T032606.20070731
T 0635/06 (Hair dye compositions/CLAIROL) of 2.7.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

2.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

98203889.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Admissibility of the ground for opposition of lack of inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.853K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T063506.20070702
T 0637/06 (Cosmetic compositions/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 26.6.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/46

Application no.

00928885.3

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (no) - obvious alternative
Auxiliary request: remittal to first instance - fresh case

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.493K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T063706.20070626
W 0014/07 () of 4.9.2007

Online on

13.09.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.9.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 26/06
B23K 26/38

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Widerspruch ohne substantiierte Begründung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.486K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001407.20070904
T 0659/05 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

12.09.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03B 5/225

Application no.

99102830.9

Keywords:

Transfer of assets pertaining to opposition - not proven
Appellant party to proceedings resulting in appealed decision - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.217K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T065905.20070626
T 0675/05 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

12.09.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03B 5/225

Application no.

98118842.8

Keywords:

Transfer of assets pertaining to opposition - not proven
Appellant party to proceedings resulting in appealed decision - no

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.183K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T067505.20070626
T 0677/05 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

12.09.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03B 5/225

Application no.

99111917.3

Keywords:

Transfer of assets pertaining to opposition - not proven
Appellant party to proceedings resulting in appealed decision - no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.225K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T067705.20070626
T 0730/05 (Low power communications/TEXAS INSTRUMENTS) of 10.7.2007

Online on

11.09.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

10.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/26

Application no.

97120775.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Acknowledged prior art

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.919K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T073005.20070710
T 0756/05 () of 4.5.2007

Online on

11.09.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

4.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21F 1/08

Application no.

96120331.2

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 59.354K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T075605.20070504
T 0828/05 () of 29.6.2007

Online on

11.09.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 69/04

Application no.

01960461.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.331K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T082805.20070629
T 0542/04 (Soybean products/E.I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS) of 10.9.2007

Online on

10.09.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

10.9.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

92922535.7

Keywords:

Main request - added matter, extension of scope of protection (no) - sufficiency, novelty, inventive step (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 205.943K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T054204.20070910
T 0333/05 () of 3.8.2007

Online on

10.09.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

3.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 38/04

Application no.

98400688.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 110.246K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T033305.20070803
T 1111/02 (Library Screening Methods/BIOSITE) of 7.12.2005

Online on

07.09.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

7.12.2005

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/70

Application no.

91908963.1

Keywords:

Correction under Rule 88 EPC - (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Referral to Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.073K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2005:T111102.20051207
T 1208/05 () of 30.7.2007

Online on

06.09.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

30.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/12

Application no.

03008319.0

Keywords:

Allowability of a European divisional application - (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.764K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T120805.20070730
T 1523/05 () of 1.8.2007

Online on

06.09.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

1.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 19/00

Application no.

02011600.0

Keywords:

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

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.804K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T152305.20070801
T 0174/06 (Remote control system/NICE SpA) of 17.7.2007

Online on

06.09.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E05B 49/00

Application no.

96200353.9

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - main and auxiliary requests (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.547K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T017406.20070717
T 0325/03 () of 10.7.2007

Online on

05.09.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 25/06

Application no.

96109145.1

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step (yes; after amendment

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.093K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T032503.20070710
T 1433/04 () of 12.7.2007

Online on

05.09.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60T 13/74

Application no.

96401391.6

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 39.021K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T143304.20070712
W 0003/07 () of 6.8.2007

Online on

05.09.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

6.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29G 33/64

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Lack of unity of invention (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 17.899K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W000307.20070806
W 0022/07 (Stem cell expansion/CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL) of 21.8.2007

Online on

05.09.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

21.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/010

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.565K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W002207.20070821
T 1063/04 (Method of oral contraception/DURAMED PHARMACEUTICALS) of 17.7.2007

Online on

04.09.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/565

Application no.

98850109.4

Keywords:

Fifth and sixth auxiliary requests: admissibility (no)
Main request and First to Fourth auxiliary requests: added matter (yes), undisclosed combination of features

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.997K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T106304.20070717
T 0813/05 () of 18.7.2007

Online on

04.09.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D01H 13/22

Application no.

97904982.2

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit - verspätet vorgelegter Hauptantrag - ja
Neuheit Hauptantrag - nein
Zulässigkeit - verspätet vorgelegter Hilfsantrag - nein

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.232K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T081305.20070718
T 1117/05 (Combination therapy/SCHERING) of 11.7.2007

Online on

04.09.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

11.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/21

Application no.

01905031.9

Keywords:

All requests - inventive step (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.120K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T111705.20070711
T 0671/04 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

03.09.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02C 7/275

Application no.

94103897.8

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (main request) (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.020K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T067104.20070626
T 0782/05 () of 13.6.2007

Online on

03.09.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

13.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 69/04

Application no.

96930592.9

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (no)
First new auxiliary request - clarity (no)
Second new auxiliary request - inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.161K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T078205.20070613
T 0923/05 () of 10.5.2007

Online on

03.09.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A46B 7/06

Application no.

96930087.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request, first and second auxiliary requests (no); third auxiliary request (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.489K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T092305.20070510
T 0960/05 () of 21.6.2007

Online on

03.09.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 1/12

Application no.

94910063.0

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (no)
First auxiliary request - added subject-matter (no)
Novelty (yes) - inventive step (yes)
Late submitted prior art document (admitted)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.673K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T096005.20070621
T 1182/04 () of 10.7.2007

Online on

02.09.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

10.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E01C 23/088

Application no.

00949338.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs (bejaht)
Substantiierung
Durch Benutzung oder in sonstiger Weise zugänglich gemacht

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.834K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T118204.20070710

August 2007

T 0214/04 (Amoxycillin/clavulanate formulation/SMITHKLINE BEECHAM) of 31.7.2007

Online on

31.08.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

31.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/42

Application no.

01201824.8

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (no), obvious combination of prior art teachings

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.948K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T021404.20070731
T 0130/05 (Composition cosmétique/L'ORÉAL) of 14.6.2007

Online on

31.08.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

14.6.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

96931851.8

Keywords:

Requête principale : activité inventive (non) - pas d'essais comparatifs avec l'état de la technique le plus proche - reformulation du problème technique - alternative évidente
Requête auxiliaire : activité inventive (oui) - solution ne découle pas de l'état de la technique

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 42.546K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T013005.20070614
T 0996/05 () of 25.4.2007

Online on

31.08.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

25.4.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 11/08

Application no.

00107030.9

Keywords:

Verspätet vorgebrachte zusätzliche Beweismittel zur offenkundigen Vorbenutzung I aus dem Einspruchsverfahren - nicht ausreichend relevant - Zulassung verneint
Verspätet vorgebrachte Beweismittel zu einer weiteren offenkundigen Vorbenutzung II - prima facie relevant - zugelassen

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 49.968K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T099605.20070425
T 0496/06 () of 23.8.2007

Online on

31.08.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

23.8.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B29C 67/16

Application no.

94401312.7

Keywords:

Modification allant au-delà du contenu de la demande telle qu'elle a été déposée

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 29.229K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T049606.20070823
T 0862/06 (Comprimé/ETHYPHARM) of 4.7.2007

Online on

31.08.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

4.7.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 9/20

Application no.

98940294.6

Keywords:

Règle 88 - non: pas d'erreur manifeste
Requête principale et auxiliaires 1 à 7 - non: extension de l'objet tel que délivré
Requête auxiliaire 8 - non: modifications d'ordre cosmétique contraire à la règle 57bis
Requêtes auxiliaires 9' et 10' - non: juxtaposition de valeur sans ponctuation non claire

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 51.420K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T086206.20070704
T 1543/06 (game machine/GAMEACCOUNT) of 29.6.2007

Online on

31.08.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

29.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 13/00

Application no.

02764683.5

Keywords:

Patentable inventions - technical and non-technical features
Patentable inventions - games
Inventive step - no (all requests)
Enlarged Board - request for referral - admissible (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.976K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T154306.20070629
T 0048/05 () of 8.8.2007

Online on

30.08.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.8.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21D 28/12

Application no.

99105337.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.220K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T004805.20070808
T 0691/05 () of 24.7.2007

Online on

30.08.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25D 23/08

Application no.

98202099.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.554K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T069105.20070724
T 0709/05 () of 5.7.2007

Online on

30.08.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A24D 3/02

Application no.

98121079.2

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Anträge, Hauptantrag (nein); Hilfsanträge I bis VI (ja)
Unzulässige Erweiterung, Hilfsanträge I bis V (ja); Hilfsantrag VI (nein)
Neuheit, Hilfsantrag VI (ja)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 43.523K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T070905.20070705
T 0872/05 () of 19.6.2007

Online on

30.08.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

19.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

98926094.8

Keywords:

Main, first and third auxiliary requests filed in advance of oral proceedings - not admitted because substantially modifying the appellant's case
Inventive step (no) - second auxiliary request
Fourth auxiliary request filed during oral proceedings - not admitted because not clearly allowable

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.519K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T087205.20070619
T 1093/06 () of 19.6.2007

Online on

30.08.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 13/00

Application no.

01925096.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes) after amendment

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.029K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T109306.20070619
T 1244/06 (Transmission of data/CELLPORT SYSTEMS) of 19.6.2007

Online on

29.08.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01C 21/00

Application no.

94914109.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request) - no
Remittal (second auxiliary request) - no
Late-filed first and third auxiliary requests - not admitted

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.852K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T124406.20070619
T 0372/02 (Schwer wasserlösliche Arzneistoffe/ALFATEC) of 27.6.2007

Online on

28.08.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 9/16

Application no.

93914598.3

Keywords:

Neuheit (nein): Beanspruchte Zusammensetzung in allen Merkmalen vorweggenommen

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.101K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T037202.20070627
T 0946/05 (Kraft- und Schmierstoffadditiv/BASF) of 31.7.2007

Online on

28.08.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

31.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C10L 1/18

Application no.

02702298.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag) nein: Stand der Technik ist an den Fachmann gerichtet
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsantrag 1): ja - nicht naheliegende Verwendung einer bekannten Verbindung
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr: nein

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.862K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T094605.20070731
T 0954/05 (Composition topique contenant un antagoniste de substance P/ L' … of 3.5.2007

Online on

28.08.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

3.5.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 38/08

Application no.

95402502.9

Keywords:

Exposé suffisant (non) : a) éléments structurels non suffisants pour identifier les composés revendiqués,b) défaut de règle pour vérifier si les composés soumis à l'essai répondent ou non à une caractéristique fonctionnelle

Distribution

B

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 42.242K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T095405.20070503
T 1257/05 () of 14.6.2007

Online on

28.08.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 53/56

Application no.

99120047.8

Keywords:

Novelty - no
Inventive step - no
Auxiliary requests filed during oral proceedings - not admitted into the proceedings

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.035K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T125705.20070614
T 1354/05 () of 12.6.2007

Online on

28.08.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24D 3/28

Application no.

97940880.4

Keywords:

Extension beyond content of application as originally filed (no)
Clarity (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T135405.20070612
T 0589/04 () of 6.6.2007

Online on

27.08.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

6.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 3/30

Application no.

93907161.9

Keywords:

Article 123(2): Amendment of the range
0-30wt%
to
30wt% or less
admissible
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.220K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T058904.20070606
T 0846/04 () of 4.7.2007

Online on

27.08.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

4.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 7/10

Application no.

94110638.7

Keywords:

Zulassung eines spät in der Verhandlung vorgelegten Antrags (ja) - siehe Ziff.2 der Gründe
Über die Offenbarung hinausgehende Sachverhalte (nein)
Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs (nein)
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.581K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T084604.20070704
T 0016/05 (Fischer-Tropsch synthesis/SHELL) of 17.7.2007

Online on

27.08.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 8/22

Application no.

97937577.1

Keywords:

Amended subject-matter clearly and unambiguously disclosed (yes)
Amended claims supported by amended description (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.156K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T001605.20070717
T 0353/05 () of 6.7.2007

Online on

27.08.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

6.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02D 13/04

Application no.

01110241.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - obvious combination

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.625K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T035305.20070706
T 1384/06 (Alzheimers's disease/ELAN) of 26.6.2007

Online on

24.08.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/00

Application no.

99109196.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of main and first auxiliary request - no
Second auxiliary request - added subject-matter - no
Sufficiency of disclosure - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.336K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T138406.20070626
T 1466/05 (Pyridinoline/SEREX) of 27.7.2007

Online on

23.08.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

27.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/53

Application no.

98932871.1

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request 1 - sufficiency of disclosure (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.317K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T146605.20070727
T 0736/05 () of 28.6.2007

Online on

22.08.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 69/00

Application no.

99964501.3

Keywords:

Einspruchsgründe - Erweiterung (nicht zugelassen)
Zulässigkeit verspätet vorgebrachter Tatsachen und Beweismittel (verneint)
Neuheit (Haupt- und 2. Hilfsantrag: bejaht)
Klarheit und Stützung der geänderten Ansprüche (1. Hilfsantrag: verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Aufgabe und Lösung (Hauptantrag: verneint; 2. Hilfsantrag: bejaht)

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C

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 213.558K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T073605.20070628
T 0950/05 () of 12.7.2007

Online on

22.08.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/155

Application no.

00918326.0

Keywords:

Reformatio in peius (main and fifth auxiliary requests, yes)
Novelty (first and fourth auxiliary requests, no)
Clarity (second and third auxiliary requests, no)
Added subject-matter (sixth and seventh auxiliary requests, yes)
Inventive step (eighth auxiliary request, no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.639K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T095005.20070712
T 0097/05 () of 31.5.2007

Online on

21.08.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

31.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/00

Application no.

93900724.1

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (main request, first auxiliary request - yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (second auxiliary request - no)
Claims - clarity (second auxiliary request - yes)
Remittal to the opposition division for further prosecution

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.456K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T009705.20070531
T 0746/06 () of 13.7.2007

Online on

21.08.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C21D 8/12

Application no.

02779469.2

Keywords:

Erweiterung durch Änderungen (nein)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - allgemeines Fachwissen legt beanspruchten Gegenstand nahe

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 78.689K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T074606.20070713
T 0519/04 () of 15.5.2007

Online on

20.08.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/0524

Application no.

96925730.2

Keywords:

Prior oral publication (yes) - handout distributed during a seminar: available to the public
Main request, auxiliary requests 1-6: novelty (no)
Auxilairy request 7: novelty, inventive step (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 74.985K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T051904.20070515
T 0611/04 (Sprengmittelgranulat/DALLI) of 30.5.2007

Online on

20.08.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

30.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

99106369.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein): angeblich verbesserter Effekt, nicht im Streitpatent offenbart - Bereitstellung weiterer Ausgestaltungen des Standes der Technik.

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.338K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T061104.20070530
T 0929/05 () of 24.7.2007

Online on

20.08.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

24.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/14

Application no.

95302061.7

Keywords:

Amendment not directly and unambiguously derivable from application as filed

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.234K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T092905.20070724
D 0004/06 () of 29.11.2006

Online on

17.08.2007

Board

DBA

Decision date

29.11.2006

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.084K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:D000406.20061129
T 1108/02 (Chromosome/REGENTS) of 13.7.2006

Online on

17.08.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.7.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

90308718.7

Keywords:

Intervener 1 - admissibility of intervention during appeal proceedings (yes)
Intervener 2 - admissibility of intervention during appeal proceedings - first intervention (no) - second intervention (yes)
Decision G 0003/04 - immediately applicable (yes)
Exceptional circumstances needed for renewed referral of the same question - none present
Referral of question of law to Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)
Proceedings terminated by withdrawal of sole appeal by proprietor - despite interventions (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 60.373K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T110802.20060713
T 0379/04 (Waschformkörper/HENKEL) of 11.5.2007

Online on

17.08.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

11.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

98912437.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.479K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T037904.20070511
T 0435/04 (Botulinum toxins for treating hyperhydrosis/ALLERGAN) of 13.3.2007

Online on

17.08.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.3.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/16

Application no.

95906674.7

Keywords:

Admission of fresh documents - (yes)
Main request - inventive step - (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.787K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T043504.20070313
T 0658/05 () of 17.7.2007

Online on

17.08.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/048

Application no.

98104275.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.864K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T065805.20070717
W 0013/07 (EPR-1 effectors/THROMBOTARGETS) of 23.7.2007

Online on

17.08.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

23.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Unity of invention (yes)
Refund of additional search fees (yes)
Refund of protest fee (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.374K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001307.20070723
T 0282/05 () of 3.8.2007

Online on

16.08.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

3.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03F 7/20

Application no.

97201818.8

Keywords:

Main request: Novelty (no)
Auxiliary request: belated - clearly not allowable - not admitted

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.938K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T028205.20070803
T 0684/05 () of 5.7.2007

Online on

16.08.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24J 2/00
F24J 2/40
E04B 1/76

Application no.

98955508.1

Keywords:

Inventive step

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 89.722K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T068405.20070705
T 0080/06 () of 18.7.2007

Online on

16.08.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03F 3/217

Application no.

02254235.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - yes, if claim 1 is interpreted as suggested by the appellant
Novelty - no, if claim 1 is interpreted in the light of the original disclosure

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.309K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T008006.20070718
T 0829/05 () of 18.7.2007

Online on

14.08.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 15/024

Application no.

99306493.0

Keywords:

Disclosure - sufficiency - yes
Amendments -agreed by examining division - added subject-matter (yes) (main request)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 78.687K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T082905.20070718
T 0926/05 () of 30.7.2007

Online on

14.08.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

30.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02G 15/064

Application no.

97900341.5

Keywords:

Novelty (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.841K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T092605.20070730
T 0304/06 () of 17.7.2007

Online on

14.08.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 19/073

Application no.

00119493.5

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.034K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T030406.20070717
T 1321/06 () of 19.7.2007

Online on

14.08.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A62B 18/08

Application no.

05012479.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Ein einzelnes Dokument belegt nicht das Vorhandensein eines Trends
Altes Dokument offenbare von der Fachwelt verworfene Technik (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.260K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T132106.20070719
T 0578/03 (Movement block layer/MITSUBISHI) of 5.7.2007

Online on

13.08.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

5.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94

Application no.

01113324.6

Keywords:

Clarity (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.100K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T057803.20070705
T 0946/03 (NOx catalyst with inhibiting layer/MITSUBISHI) of 4.7.2007

Online on

13.08.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

4.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94

Application no.

01115310.3

Keywords:

Main request (added matter: yes)
Auxiliary request (novelty: yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.953K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T094603.20070704
T 0420/05 () of 25.6.2007

Online on

13.08.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

25.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C04B 38/08

Application no.

00108113.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 77.329K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T042005.20070625
T 1058/05 (Stellantrieb/BEHR THERMOT-TRONIK) of 3.7.2007

Online on

13.08.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

3.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05D 23/275

Application no.

00121351.1

Keywords:

Verspätet eingereichte Anträge - nicht zugelassen
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.103K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T105805.20070703
T 0603/07 () of 2.8.2007

Online on

13.08.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

2.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/02

Application no.

04764254.1

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.563K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T060307.20070802
T 0634/02 (Apparatus for the surgical treatment of tissues by hyperthermia with … of 27.7.2007

Online on

10.08.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

27.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 5/02

Application no.

91113481.5

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no, after amendment)
Novelty and inventive step (yes, after amendment)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.504K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T063402.20070727
T 0388/05 () of 19.7.2007

Online on

10.08.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

19.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/15

Application no.

98930165.0

Keywords:

Inventive step: no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.770K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T038805.20070719
T 0498/05 () of 24.7.2007

Online on

10.08.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

24.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01D 5/347

Application no.

97910311.6

Keywords:

Neuheit bejaht
Erfinderische Tätigkeit: Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz zur weiteren Entscheidung

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.358K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T049805.20070724
T 0849/05 () of 20.7.2007

Online on

10.08.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

20.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 9/04

Application no.

97933048.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.662K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T084905.20070720
T 1341/05 () of 10.7.2007

Online on

10.08.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

10.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 27/09

Application no.

99116255.3

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.776K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T134105.20070710
T 0296/06 () of 27.7.2007

Online on

10.08.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

27.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 5/08

Application no.

98909013.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.793K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T029606.20070727
T 0424/05 (Digitales Hörgerät/SIEMENS) of 22.5.2007

Online on

09.08.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

22.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

96103810.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - verneint
Zurückverweisung an die 1. Instanz - abgelehnt
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - nicht zugelassen

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.512K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T042405.20070522
T 1345/05 () of 25.7.2007

Online on

09.08.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

25.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01S 15/93

Application no.

01101400.8

Keywords:

Neuheit (verneint)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.545K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T134505.20070725
T 1181/06 (Polyketides/STANFORD) of 28.6.2007

Online on

09.08.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/52

Application no.

94928169.5

Keywords:

Main request: extension of protection (yes)
First auxiliary request: admissibility (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.961K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T118106.20070628
T 1576/06 (Storing agents coupons/BURROWS) of 22.6.2007

Online on

09.08.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

22.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

01976566.8

Keywords:

Extension of subject-matter - main and first auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - second auxiliary request (no)
Postponement of oral proceedings (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.205K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T157606.20070622
T 0777/03 (Packing element/SULZER) of 26.6.2007

Online on

08.08.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 19/32

Application no.

96933588.4

Keywords:

All requests: inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.843K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T077703.20070626
T 0798/05 (Neuer Einspruchsgrund, rechtliches Gehör) of 30.7.2007

Online on

08.08.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

30.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C22C 38/06

Application no.

98811151.4

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit eines neuen Einspruchsgrunds, - Relevanz - Verpflichtung der Einspruchsabteilung zur Prüfung der Relevanz eines neuen Einspruchsgrundes, - Zurückverweisung an die 1. Instanz - Rechtliches Gehör (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.573K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T079805.20070730
T 0671/06 () of 2.8.2007

Online on

08.08.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

2.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 4/292

Application no.

02710269.8

Keywords:

Inter-related products - (no) (main request)
Remitted for further prosecution

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.235K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T067106.20070802
T 1065/03 (Optically variable coatings/BASF) of 28.3.2007

Online on

07.08.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

28.3.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 5/29

Application no.

95903670.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and auxiliary request): no - obvious solution of the techical problem

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.020K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T106503.20070328
T 0172/05 (Control of mange/PINNOCK) of 18.7.2007

Online on

07.08.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 63/02

Application no.

00904684.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - solution obvious to try with a reasonable expectation of success

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.114K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T017205.20070718
T 0602/05 (Polysaccharide conjugate vaccine/SMITHKLINE BEECHAM) of 28.6.2007

Online on

07.08.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/39

Application no.

96922871.7

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter (yes)
First auxiliary request - added subject-matter (no), novelty, inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.576K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T060205.20070628
T 1060/05 (Security System/CRIME SOLUTIONS) of 25.7.2007

Online on

07.08.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

25.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

00977665.9

Keywords:

Clarity of claim 1 (yes)
Remittal (yes) - sole ground for refusal removed by amended claims

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.222K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T106005.20070725
T 1470/05 (HCV T-cell epitopes/INNOGENETICS) of 17.7.2007

Online on

07.08.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/40

Application no.

94931000.7

Keywords:

Main and first auxiliary request: extension of the protection conferred (yes)
Second auxiliary request: novelty (no)
Third auxiliary request: inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.702K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T147005.20070717
T 0856/04 () of 21.6.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E21B 43/10

Application no.

97930490.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - remote technical field

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.921K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T085604.20070621
T 0238/05 () of 10.7.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

10.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 19/16

Application no.

01106849.1

Keywords:

Neuheit (nein, alle Anträge)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.406K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T023805.20070710
T 0305/05 () of 30.7.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

30.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E01B 31/17

Application no.

01984253.3

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.524K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T030505.20070730
T 0391/05 () of 6.7.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

6.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/128

Application no.

97920445.0

Keywords:

Aneinanderreihung von Merkmalen: nein
Erfinderische Tätigkeit: ja

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.497K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T039105.20070706
T 0729/05 (Glyphosate/MONSANTO) of 27.6.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 57/20

Application no.

97916372.2

Keywords:

Main request: Novelty (yes) - no reliable evidence that a later publication reflects accurately the undefined content of a prior presentation at a symposium.
Inventive step (yes) - no reasonable expectation of success.

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.838K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T072905.20070627
T 1187/05 () of 12.7.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D04H 3/04

Application no.

99953545.3

Keywords:

Widerruf des Patents nach Verzichtserklärung durch den Patentinhaber

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 17.288K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T118705.20070712
T 0116/07 () of 3.8.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

3.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 15/00

Application no.

04250913.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.076K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T011607.20070803
T 0117/07 () of 3.8.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

3.8.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/533

Application no.

03723663.5

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.040K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T011707.20070803
W 0013/05 (Benzazepinderivate/SANOCHEMIA) of 5.6.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

5.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/55

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Begründungspflicht nach R.40.1 PCT im Hinblick auf die Vorschriften in den PCT-Richtlinien nicht erfüllt

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 109.353K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001305.20070605
W 0019/07 () of 30.7.2007

Online on

06.08.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

30.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 9/10
C04B 41/51
C03C 8/18

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Unity - a priori (yes), unity a posteriori (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.424K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W001907.20070730
T 1145/03 () of 21.6.2007

Online on

03.08.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01S 15/89

Application no.

00901192.5

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.348K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T114503.20070621
T 0546/04 () of 1.6.2007

Online on

03.08.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

1.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60S 3/06

Application no.

97108061.9

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.147K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T054604.20070601
T 0648/04 (Rigid PVC/ROCKWOOD) of 15.6.2007

Online on

03.08.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09C 1/00

Application no.

96306906.7

Keywords:

Clarity (yes): terms having well recognised meaning in the field of rigid PVC manufacturing processes
Inventive step (yes): Prior public use (not proved); ex post facto analysis (not acceptable)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.524K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T064804.20070615
T 1277/04 () of 4.5.2007

Online on

03.08.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08B 37/00

Application no.

00912655.8

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 89.838K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T127704.20070504
T 0001/05 () of 20.4.2007

Online on

03.08.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 6/00

Application no.

97911739.7

Keywords:

Main request - amendments - added subject-matter - (yes)
First auxiliary request - reformatio in peius - exception G 0001/99 - (yes)
First auxiliary request - novelty (no)
Second auxiliary request - amendments occasioned by grounds of opposition (no)
Third auxiliary request - maintenance in amended form - (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 73.922K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T000105.20070420
T 0107/05 (Graphical user interface/DANFOSS) of 12.6.2007

Online on

03.08.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

12.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/409

Application no.

97201648.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - no
Late filed request - not admitted
Request for reimbursement of appeal fees - refused

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.717K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T010705.20070612
T 0995/05 () of 9.5.2007

Online on

03.08.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

9.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 3/02

Application no.

94830082.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal of Appellant II - (yes)
Extension of subject-matter (main request) - (yes)
Novelty (first auxiliary request) - (yes)
Inventive step (first auxiliary request) - (no)
Inventive step fifth (bis) auxiliary request (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 106.159K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T099505.20070509
T 1370/05 (Tür-Kommunikationsanlage/RITTO) of 21.6.2007

Online on

03.08.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04M 11/02

Application no.

03005879.6

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.565K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T137005.20070621
T 1475/06 () of 25.7.2007

Online on

03.08.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

25.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/341

Application no.

99925562.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.042K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T147506.20070725
T 0036/03 () of 13.2.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

13.2.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01J 20/18

Application no.

98942751.3

Keywords:

Clarté (non) (requête principale, première et deuxième requêtes subsidiaires)
Nouveauté (oui) (troisième requête subsidiaire)
Activité inventive (oui) (troisième requête subsidiaire)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 101.011K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T003603.20070213
T 1038/03 (Emission control /ICT) of 14.3.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

14.3.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94

Application no.

96941176.8

Keywords:

Inventive step: no (all requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.372K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T103803.20070314
T 1156/04 () of 5.6.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 59/18

Application no.

95936878.8

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.223K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T115604.20070605
T 0704/05 (Developer/SHARP) of 31.7.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

31.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03G 15/00

Application no.

96105645.4

Keywords:

Insufficiency - (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.676K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T070405.20070731
T 0747/05 () of 15.6.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

15.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 63/88

Application no.

98911871.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - non-obvious combination of known features

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.788K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T074705.20070615
T 0952/05 () of 27.6.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65H 23/24

Application no.

98104394.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.594K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T095205.20070627
T 0831/06 () of 24.4.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 45/72

Application no.

98114160.9

Keywords:

Extension beyond the contents of the application as filed: main request - yes; first auxiliary request - no
Extension of the scope of protection - no
Remittal to the department of the first instance - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.897K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T083106.20070424
T 1391/06 () of 18.7.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16J 15/06

Application no.

00986315.0

Keywords:

Support by description for the claims on file - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.754K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T139106.20070718
T 1525/06 () of 2.7.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

2.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/20

Application no.

98107789.4

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.404K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T152506.20070702
T 0080/07 () of 31.7.2007

Online on

02.08.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

31.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 11/00

Application no.

99935767.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds of appeal

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.065K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T008007.20070731
T 0377/03 (Elliptic curve cryptosystem/CERTICOM) of 13.7.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/72

Application no.

98302286.4

Keywords:

Clarity (yes - after amendment)
Added subject-matter (no - after amendment)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.628K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T037703.20070713
T 0686/04 (Programmable ASIC/PITNEY BOWES) of 16.3.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

16.3.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 12/06

Application no.

94119503.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and first auxiliary request (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.348K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T068604.20070316
T 0017/05 (Magnetic Circuit/PIONEER) of 12.7.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04R 9/02

Application no.

91104052.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.469K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T001705.20070712
T 0319/05 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08C 19/02

Application no.

98109740.5

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des neuen Hauptantrags (nein)
Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Offenbarung der Erfindung - (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.959K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T031905.20070626
T 0368/05 (Integrated account/CITIBANK) of 15.5.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

15.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60
G06G 7/52
G06K 5/00

Application no.

96917993.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.728K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T036805.20070515
T 0404/05 (Adaptive power and coding/LUCENT) of 6.7.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

6.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/005

Application no.

97300869.1

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.199K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T040405.20070706
T 0555/05 () of 24.5.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

24.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/16

Application no.

97907474.7

Keywords:

Main request - Amendments justified by grounds of opposition (no)
First auxiliary request - clarity (no)
Second auxiliary request - inventive step (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.575K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T055505.20070524
T 0629/05 (RAID apparatus/FUJITSU) of 6.7.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

6.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06

Application no.

97116587.3

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.014K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T062905.20070706
T 0650/05 () of 27.6.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64D 47/02

Application no.

99969286.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.091K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T065005.20070627
T 0856/05 (VIRTUAL machine/NOVELL) of 26.7.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

26.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09B 5/00

Application no.

02026899.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Decision under appeal resoned (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.541K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T085605.20070726
T 1118/05 () of 30.5.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 23/00

Application no.

95903550.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 65.432K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T111805.20070530
T 0645/06 () of 22.6.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

22.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07C 9/00

Application no.

01940841.8

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.767K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T064506.20070622
T 1520/06 () of 27.6.2007

Online on

01.08.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01J 5/10

Application no.

01930377.5

Keywords:

Claim 1 - inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.094K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T152006.20070627

July 2007

T 0513/01 () of 10.5.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

10.5.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01J 29/70

Application no.

97945902.1

Keywords:

Absence de revendications

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 23.837K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T051301.20070510
T 0632/03 () of 22.5.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

22.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 23/881

Application no.

98306542.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - problem and solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.482K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T063203.20070522
T 0179/04 (Test circuitry/LIGHTSPEED SEMICONDUCTOR) of 24.7.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

24.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 11/267
G01R 31/3185
H03K 19/177

Application no.

98960426.9

Keywords:

Support - amended claim (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.540K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T017904.20070724
T 0917/04 (Ruhestromquelle/ATMEL GERMANY) of 27.6.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 13/38
G06F 13/40
H03K 19/00
G06F 1/32

Application no.

97103417.8

Keywords:

Zurückverweisung nach Änderung

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 20.914K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T091704.20070627
T 1129/04 () of 3.7.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

3.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A62B 17/04

Application no.

96923137.2

Keywords:

Clarity (main and first auxiliary requests, no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.113K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T112904.20070703
T 1362/04 (Zéolite/CECA) of 4.7.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

4.7.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01D 53/04

Application no.

99939170.9

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours (non)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 40.248K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T136204.20070704
T 0047/05 () of 12.7.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03H 9/64

Application no.

01128370.2

Keywords:

Validity of the divisional application - (yes)
Novelty, inventive step - after amendments - (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.730K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T004705.20070712
T 0816/05 (Detergent compositions/GENECOR INTERNATIONAL, INC.) of 4.5.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

4.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386

Application no.

91918950.6

Keywords:

Main request: added subject-matter (no), clarity (yes), novelty (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 61.447K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T081605.20070504
T 0056/06 () of 19.7.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

19.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/11

Application no.

96201221.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.143K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T005606.20070719
T 1044/06 () of 18.7.2007

Online on

31.07.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16H 48/08

Application no.

00100294.8

Keywords:

Änderung - Zulässigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.586K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T104406.20070718
T 0527/06 () of 5.7.2007

Online on

30.07.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

5.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/32
A61B 10/00

Application no.

96931649.6

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no, after amendments)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.049K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T052706.20070705
T 0757/06 (Rse kinases/GENENTECH) of 30.5.2007

Online on

30.07.2007

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

30.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/12

Application no.

95902574.3

Keywords:

Main request: lack of inventive step (yes)
Auxiliary request: added matter (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 69.598K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T075706.20070530
W 0006/07 () of 17.7.2007

Online on

30.07.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01T 1/29

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.299K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W000607.20070717
T 0216/02 (Abrasive grits/Saint-Gobain Industrial Ceramics) of 30.1.2007

Online on

27.07.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

30.1.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 35/111

Application no.

96910577.4

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.392K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T021602.20070130
T 0433/05 (Fusion Peptide Inhibitors/CONJUCHEM) of 14.6.2007

Online on

27.07.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

14.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/115

Application no.

00932570.5

Keywords:

Right to first priority date (no), added subject-matter (no), novelty, inventive step, sufficiency (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.728K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T043305.20070614
T 1158/05 (Hybrid transmission/LUCENT) of 20.7.2007

Online on

27.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

20.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/26

Application no.

02253061.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.707K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T115805.20070720
T 0113/06 (Mannanase/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 25.6.2007

Online on

27.07.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386

Application no.

98926514.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no): synergistic effect proved on the basis of a specific isolated test not credible if called into question by a more comprehensive series of significant tests showing an opposite result

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 82.229K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T011306.20070625
T 0281/04 () of 12.6.2007

Online on

26.07.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

12.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 33/143

Application no.

98928775.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.368K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T028104.20070612
T 0018/05 () of 12.6.2007

Online on

26.07.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 41/04

Application no.

95914806.5

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.048K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T001805.20070612
T 0123/05 () of 24.5.2007

Online on

26.07.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

24.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07B 17/02

Application no.

93310281.6

Keywords:

Inadmissible amendments - main and auxiliary requests (yes)
Apportionment of costs (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.936K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T012305.20070524
T 0215/05 () of 10.7.2007

Online on

26.07.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01D 5/14

Application no.

98951240.5

Keywords:

Zulassung spät eingereichter Dokumente - nein
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - ja
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.082K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T021505.20070710
T 0593/05 (PVOH stabilized cement/WACKER) of 15.5.2007

Online on

26.07.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

15.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 28/02

Application no.

98106978.4

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Added matter (no)
Extension of the protection conferred (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.182K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T059305.20070515
T 0106/06 (Early liver development/MISHRA) of 21.6.2007

Online on

26.07.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/16

Application no.

98920003.5

Keywords:

Lack of unity - (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.564K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T010606.20070621
T 0152/04 () of 25.4.2007

Online on

24.07.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

25.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/91

Application no.

94910836.9

Keywords:

Novelty - prior European application (yes)
Inventive step - problem and solution (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.185K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T015204.20070425
T 0803/05 (Abutment surface/GE HEALTHCARE) of 28.6.2007

Online on

24.07.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 15/08

Application no.

95922820.6

Keywords:

Novelty (no): interpretation of the unclear claim in the light of the description - all features disclosed in prior art document

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 66.732K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T080305.20070628
T 1056/06 () of 13.7.2007

Online on

24.07.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

13.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01S 15/89

Application no.

00941651.2

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 14.902K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T105606.20070713
T 0470/04 (Deprotection agent/AFFYMETRIX) of 12.6.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 19/00

Application no.

96300860.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of request submitted during oral proceedings: yes
Inventive step (yes): not obvious modification of prior art method

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.107K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T047004.20070612
T 0461/05 () of 10.7.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.7.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G07F 7/10

Application no.

00906428.8

Keywords:

Modification (généralisation (ou restriction) intermédiaire) inadmissible (non)

Distribution

B

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 32.194K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T046105.20070710
T 0787/05 () of 27.6.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29B 13/02

Application no.

96109212.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.018K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T078705.20070627
T 0919/05 () of 18.7.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16J 15/12

Application no.

01922687.7

Keywords:

Novelty, inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.834K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T091905.20070718
T 1083/05 () of 19.6.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

19.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/36

Application no.

94201693.2

Keywords:

Divisional application - extended subject-matter

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.577K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T108305.20070619
T 1266/05 (Handover/NOKIA) of 16.7.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

16.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

00958280.0

Keywords:

Claim 2 - support by description - (yes) - after amendment

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.742K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T126605.20070716
T 1324/05 (Optical Fibre Amplifier/ERICSSON) of 29.6.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

29.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 10/17

Application no.

99919729.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.115K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T132405.20070629
T 1409/05 (Folge von Teilanmeldungen/SEIKO) of 30.3.2006

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.3.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

01128824.8

Keywords:

Erfüllung von Artikel 76 (1) EPÜ bei einer Folge von Teilanmeldungen
Zuerkennung eines Anmeldetag
Inhalt der Anmeldung
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 59.053K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T140905.20060330
T 1409/05 (Sequence of divisionals/SEIKO) of 30.3.2006

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.3.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

01128824.8

Keywords:

Compliance with Article 76(1) EPC for a sequence of divisional application
According of a filing date
Content of the application
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.192K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T140905.20060330
T 1409/05 () of 18.7.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

01128824.8

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.751K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T140905.20070718
T 1409/05 (Sequence of divisionals/SEIKO) of 30.3.2006

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.3.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

01128824.8

Keywords:

Compliance with Article 76(1) EPC for a sequence of divisional applications
According of a filing date
Content of the application
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 117.363K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T140905.20060330
T 1409/05 (Série de demandes divisionnaires/SEIKO) of 30.3.2006

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.3.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

01128824.8

Keywords:

Conformité avec l'article 76(1) CBE lors d'une série de demandes divisionnaires
Attribution d'une date de dépôt
Contenu de la demande
Saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 76.190K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T140905.20060330
T 0124/06 () of 4.7.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A41D 13/06

Application no.

02792837.3

Keywords:

Wiedereinsetzung in die Beschwerdefrist - ja
Zulässigkeit von Änderungen - ja
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.116K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T012406.20070704
T 0432/06 () of 20.4.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.4.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61F 13/00

Application no.

96100429.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit von Änderungen (Haupt- und Hilfsanträge 1 bis 3) - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 71.557K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T043206.20070420
T 1006/06 () of 25.5.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

25.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21D 7/02

Application no.

96890161.1

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit von Änderungen (Hauptantrag) - nein
Zulässigkeit von Änderungen (Hilfsanträge) - ja
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsantrag)- ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.975K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T100606.20070525
T 1256/06 () of 6.7.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B27B 31/00

Application no.

98117133.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (yes)
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.222K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T125606.20070706
T 1606/06 (DNS determination of telephone number/HEWLETT-PACKARD) of 17.7.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 3/00

Application no.

02000568.2

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Acceleration request granted

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.287K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T160606.20070717
T 1691/06 () of 6.7.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 88/16

Application no.

02076879.2

Keywords:

Re-establishment of rights (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 18.475K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T169106.20070706
T 1787/06 () of 18.7.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

18.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30
G06F 9/44

Application no.

03716688.1

Keywords:

Missing grounds of appeal

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.831K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T178706.20070718
T 1882/06 () of 17.6.2007

Online on

23.07.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A46B 15/00

Application no.

00974482.2

Keywords:

Verwerfung der Beschwerde als unzulässig

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.556K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T188206.20070617
T 1019/03 () of 11.7.2007

Online on

20.07.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

11.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 209/48

Application no.

97918107.0

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.398K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T101903.20070711
T 0474/05 () of 19.6.2007

Online on

20.07.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

19.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 24/10

Application no.

01111013.7

Keywords:

Änderung (nicht zulässig) - nicht offenbarte Erweiterung durch Bezug auf in der Anmeldung genannte Druckschrift

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.799K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T047405.20070619
T 0669/05 () of 10.5.2007

Online on

20.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 5/72

Application no.

96900356.5

Keywords:

Auxiliary request (admissible)
Clarity (undecided)
Person skilled in the art, solution to each independant problem obvious (partial problems)
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 83.591K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T066905.20070510
T 0936/05 () of 22.6.2007

Online on

20.07.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

22.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/172

Application no.

97903075.6

Keywords:

"Inventive step (no, all requests)"

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.063K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T093605.20070622
T 1310/05 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

20.07.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/20

Application no.

96937903.1

Keywords:

Allowability of amendments (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.188K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T131005.20070626
T 1530/05 () of 20.6.2007

Online on

20.07.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 7/02

Application no.

98307315.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.780K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T153005.20070620
T 0086/06 () of 24.5.2007

Online on

20.07.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 9/065

Application no.

00953127.8

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty, inventive step (yes)
Introduction of new document (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.155K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T008606.20070524
T 0569/06 () of 22.5.2007

Online on

20.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

22.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 8/22

Application no.

01125694.8

Keywords:

Late filed documents (admitted)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.854K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T056906.20070522
T 0044/04 () of 24.5.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

24.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23P 1/14

Application no.

00302580.6

Keywords:

Main request (not allowable - lack of novelty)
Auxiliary requests (admissible)
Auxiliary request I (not allowable - added subject-matter)
Auxiliary requests II-III (not allowable - lack of novelty)
Auxiliary request IV (novelty acknowledged)
Remittal for examination of inventive step

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 68.729K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T004404.20070524
T 0448/04 () of 23.5.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

23.5.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

96400007.9

Keywords:

Requêtes principale et auxiliaires 1 à 4: modification du brevet au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui)
Requêtes auxiliaires 5 à 7: non admises - amendement ne vise pas à pallier à un motif d'opposition
Requêtes auxiliaires 8, 8bis, 8ter, 9, 9bis, et 9ter: tardives - non admises

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C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 37.420K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T044804.20070523
T 0455/04 (Halogeniertes Kupferphthalocyanin-Pigment/BASF) of 19.4.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

19.4.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09B 67/12

Application no.

98118849.3

Keywords:

Interpretation der Ansprüche
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - nahliegende Lösung der technischen Aufgabe
In der mündlichen Verhandlung vorgelegte Hilfsanträge - nicht zugelassen

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 79.485K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T045504.20070419
T 0887/04 () of 19.7.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.7.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60J 7/20

Application no.

98400191.7

Keywords:

Requête en révision d'une décision d'une chambre de recours - irrecevable
Nature judiciaire des chambres de recours - res judicata

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 28.936K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T088704.20070719
T 0167/05 (Fluid conditioning stations/RENEDO PUIG ET AL) of 29.6.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

29.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05D 16/20

Application no.

98500272.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes) after amendment

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.443K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T016705.20070629
T 0267/05 () of 22.5.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

22.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09J 7/04

Application no.

99104802.6

Keywords:

Neuheit - ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag - nein, Hilfsantrag I - ja

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.583K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T026705.20070522
T 0572/05 (Crosslinkable coating composition/DSM) of 23.5.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

23.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 175/06

Application no.

00911075.0

Keywords:

Main request: clarity (no) - discrepancy between amended claim 1 and two dependent claims
First auxiliary request: novelty (yes) - remittal to first instance (yes) - inventive step not yet examined by the first instance

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.790K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T057205.20070523
T 0741/05 () of 15.5.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F04D 19/04

Application no.

97109427.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.184K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T074105.20070515
T 0750/05 (Utilisation d'une composition comprenant un système polymérique/L … of 4.5.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

4.5.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

96402279.2

Keywords:

Modification du brevet allant au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 31.301K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T075005.20070504
T 1417/06 (Multistage echo canceller/AT&T) of 16.7.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

16.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 9/08

Application no.

96303621.5

Keywords:

clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.467K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T141706.20070716
T 1651/06 () of 6.7.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.7.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D06F 89/00

Application no.

01810912.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.779K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T165106.20070706
T 1843/06 (Subconference calling/SIEMENS) of 13.7.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

13.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/56

Application no.

99122254.8

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 12.884K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T184306.20070713
T 0046/07 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

19.07.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01B 51/02

Application no.

97116697.0

Keywords:

Restitutio in integrum
Late payment of the fee for re-establishment
Application for re-establishment deemed not to have been filed
Appeal deemed not to have been filed

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.439K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T004607.20070626
T 0578/04 () of 23.1.2007

Online on

18.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

23.1.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B65D 17/40

Application no.

95400582.3

Keywords:

Usage antérieur démontré - oui
Manque de nouveauté - oui

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 31.715K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T057804.20070123
T 0806/04 () of 15.5.2007

Online on

18.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 16/36

Application no.

96924786.5

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit einer Änderung des einzigen Antrages in der mündlichen Verhandlung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 97.565K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T080604.20070515
T 0277/05 (Peroxyde métallique/AIR LIQUIDE) of 13.2.2007

Online on

18.07.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

13.2.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01D 53/86

Application no.

98401549.5

Keywords:

Suffisance de description (oui)
Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 60.061K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T027705.20070213
T 0301/05 (Schaltungsanordnung für Kraftfahrzeug-Bordnetze / KOSTAL) of 24.5.2007

Online on

18.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

24.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/042

Application no.

97121290.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.405K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T030105.20070524
T 1023/05 () of 14.6.2007

Online on

18.07.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

14.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/10

Application no.

98906111.4

Keywords:

Clarity (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes, after amendments)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.922K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T102305.20070614
T 1179/05 () of 19.6.2007

Online on

18.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

19.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/30

Application no.

99309897.9

Keywords:

Decision on the state of the file
Clarity (no)
Inventive step (no - arbitrary selection of range)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.515K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T117905.20070619
T 0187/05 (Positional information providing apparatus/NTT) of 15.6.2007

Online on

17.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

01963426.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request, auxiliary requests I & II (no)
Late filed claims - auxiliary request III (not admitted)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.591K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T018705.20070615
T 0861/05 () of 19.6.2007

Online on

17.07.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

19.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01R 43/042

Application no.

98951524.2

Keywords:

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja, Hauptantrag
Offenkundige Vorbenutzung - nein

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.288K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T086105.20070619
T 1540/05 (Mobile terminal/NOKIA) of 27.6.2007

Online on

17.07.2007

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/22

Application no.

00931485.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes) - 'primary', 'main' and '1. auxiliary' requests
Clarity (no) - '2.', '3.' and '4.' auxiliary requests

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.800K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T154005.20070627
T 0340/05 () of 6.6.2007

Online on

16.07.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 38/02

Application no.

98106313.4

Keywords:

Fortsetzung des Verfahrens nach Rücknahme des Einspruchs
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.371K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T034005.20070606
T 0818/06 (Foam-generating dispenser/PROCTER) of 3.7.2007

Online on

16.07.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

3.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04

Application no.

04716092.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - technical problem: to be reformulated; technical solution: obvious alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.917K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T081806.20070703
T 1209/06 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

16.07.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/28

Application no.

99944884.8

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.071K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T120906.20070626
J 0007/05 (Re-establishment for filing divisional application/PURINA MILLS) of 12.7.2007

Online on

13.07.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

12.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

04075985.4

Keywords:

Re-establishment of rights for filing a divisional application (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.776K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J000705.20070712
T 0754/03 () of 27.3.2007

Online on

12.07.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

27.3.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 1/00

Application no.

96935765.6

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step - (yes)
Late-submitted ground for opposition - correct exercise of discretion by the first instance (yes)
Decision re appeals - remittal (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.434K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T075403.20070327
T 0324/04 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

12.07.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06K 19/077

Application no.

98402473.7

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui) - après modification

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 33.631K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T032404.20070626
T 0352/05 () of 20.6.2007

Online on

12.07.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 36/08

Application no.

99905185.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request, third and fourth auxiliary requests, no)
Extension beyond the application as filed (first and second auxiliary requests, yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.467K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T035205.20070620
T 1159/05 () of 4.7.2007

Online on

12.07.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.7.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B43M 5/04

Application no.

96938524.4

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.785K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T115905.20070704
T 0876/06 () of 8.5.2007

Online on

12.07.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 153/02

Application no.

98933792.8

Keywords:

Limitation of range by defining a lower limit
Added subject-matter - no
Remittal for further prosecution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.986K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T087606.20070508
T 0563/04 () of 6.3.2007

Online on

11.07.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.3.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/16

Application no.

96916901.0

Keywords:

Main request, first and second auxiliary requests - amendments - added subject-matter - yes
Third, fourth and fifth auxiliary request - claims - clarity - no
Sixth auxiliary request - maintenance in amended form - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 102.734K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T056304.20070306
T 1341/04 () of 10.5.2007

Online on

11.07.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 1/18

Application no.

95306832.7

Keywords:

Reconsideration of the sufficiency of disclosure (yes - Respondents not adversely affected by the appealed decision).

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 62.304K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T134104.20070510
T 0427/05 () of 12.6.2007

Online on

11.07.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F23R 3/00

Application no.

98962217.0

Keywords:

Spätes Vorbringen
Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit: nein

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 42.837K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T042705.20070612
T 1156/05 () of 12.12.2006

Online on

11.07.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

12.12.2006

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 59/14

Application no.

96113857.5

Keywords:

Ursprüngliche Offenbarung (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, nein; 1. Hilfsantrag, ja

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.344K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T115605.20061212
T 0209/04 (Gefrierschutzmittel/HAERTOL CHEMIE) of 8.5.2007

Online on

10.07.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

8.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09K 5/00

Application no.

96942338.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - Verbesserung - Lösung nicht naheliegend

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.664K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T020904.20070508
T 0825/04 () of 3.5.2007

Online on

10.07.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

3.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 35/5831

Application no.

95402407.1

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 94.548K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T082504.20070503
T 0788/05 () of 8.5.2007

Online on

10.07.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 29/02

Application no.

95109512.4

Keywords:

Priority right, claim by the same applicant - Prior art document not considered as first application
Disclaimer unallowable a posteriori
Feature replacing a disclaimer without violating Article 123(3) EPC
Inventive step (yes, fifth auxiliary request)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.904K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T078805.20070508
T 0003/06 () of 3.5.2007

Online on

10.07.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

3.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G21K 1/00

Application no.

92900210.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of the opposition by opponent 02 (yes)
Admissibility of late-filed requests (yes)
Added subject-matter (yes, in all requests)
Referral of questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (rejected)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.729K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T000306.20070503
T 0622/06 () of 1.6.2007

Online on

10.07.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

1.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21D 11/12

Application no.

98106221.9

Keywords:

Amendments contrary to Art. 123(2) EPC (no, after amendment)
Sufficient disclosure to carry out the invention as claimed (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 48.679K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T062206.20070601
T 0675/06 () of 2.7.2007

Online on

10.07.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

2.7.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16L 11/11

Application no.

03709895.1

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance (oui)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 26.428K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T067506.20070702
T 1023/02 (HSV vaccines/ARCH DEVELOPMENT) of 19.5.2006

Online on

09.07.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

19.5.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/12

Application no.

91918320.2

Keywords:

Added matter (no) - novelty, inventive step, sufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 78.049K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T102302.20060519
T 0537/04 (Slimmer's calculator/WEIGHT WATCHERS) of 13.2.2007

Online on

09.07.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.2.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 15/02

Application no.

96938714.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - all requests (no)
Insufficient evidence for technical effect relied on

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.438K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T053704.20070213
T 0588/04 () of 9.5.2007

Online on

09.07.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/172

Application no.

93924322.6

Keywords:

late filed requests (admitted)
clarity (yes)
added subject-matter (no)
novelty (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.637K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T058804.20070509
T 0481/05 () of 6.6.2007

Online on

09.07.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

6.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F28F 9/02

Application no.

00115565.4

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.177K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T048105.20070606
T 0530/05 () of 19.6.2007

Online on

09.07.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

19.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/12
B21D 19/00

Application no.

00115360.0

Keywords:

Klarheit der Ansprüche (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Kombination bekannter Merkmale

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.298K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T053005.20070619
T 0066/02 (Utilisation d'un antagoniste de substance P / L'ORÉAL) of 24.4.2007

Online on

06.07.2007

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

24.4.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

95400750.6

Keywords:

Requête principale et toutes requêtes subsidiaires -Nouveauté - non: Même substance déjà utilisée pour la fabrication d'une composition destinée à traiter les mêmes symptômes

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 64.942K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T006602.20070424
T 0407/04 () of 9.5.2007

Online on

06.07.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

9.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/088

Application no.

95107039.0

Keywords:

Late submitted material - document admitted (yes)
Inventive step - (yes) after amendment.

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.064K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T040704.20070509
T 0453/04 () of 1.2.2007

Online on

06.07.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

1.2.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 12/40

Application no.

95201731.7

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Disclosure - enabling - general technical teaching
Claims - interpretation
Right to be heard - yes - no procedural violation
Reimbursement of the appeal fee - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T045304.20070201
T 0922/05 () of 7.3.2007

Online on

06.07.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.3.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

98203804.4

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (no-insufficiency of grounds)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.239K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T092205.20070307
T 0891/03 () of 12.4.2007

Online on

05.07.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.4.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23K 1/16

Application no.

94103240.1

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (ja) - keine Merkmalskombination aus mehreren Listen.
Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit des Herstellungsverfahrens (ja).

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 61.410K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T089103.20070412
T 0629/04 () of 14.5.2007

Online on

05.07.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 18/76

Application no.

95116216.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - unzulässige ex-post-facto-Analyse

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 132.170K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T062904.20070514
T 0363/05 () of 19.4.2007

Online on

05.07.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

19.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 3/30

Application no.

93907195.7

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - no
Method of determining parameter not disclosed

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.865K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T036305.20070419
T 1070/05 () of 25.5.2007

Online on

05.07.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

25.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 8/12

Application no.

97203072.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes, after amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.046K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T107005.20070525
T 0878/03 (Method of making mineral fibres/ROCKWOOL) of 19.3.2007

Online on

04.07.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

19.3.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 13/00

Application no.

96907449.1

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.571K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T087803.20070319
T 0857/05 (Duftverstärkte Waschmittel / HENKEL) of 5.6.2007

Online on

04.07.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

5.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 17/06

Application no.

98955451.4

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (ja) - nach Interpretation eines undefinierten Merkmals
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - keinerlei unübliche Maßnahmen zum Zwecke der Bereitstellung eines weiteren Verfahrens (alle Anträge)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.883K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T085705.20070605
T 1318/05 () of 23.5.2007

Online on

04.07.2007

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/565

Application no.

00304618.2

Keywords:

Clarity (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.849K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T131805.20070523
T 0982/06 () of 25.5.2007

Online on

04.07.2007

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

25.5.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47G 9/02

Application no.

03794680.3

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (ja); erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.232K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T098206.20070525
T 1396/06 (HLA Binding Peptides/EPIMMUNE) of 31.5.2007

Online on

04.07.2007

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/00

Application no.

97916104.9

Keywords:

Main request, first to fifth auxiliary request - inventive step (no)
Sixth auxiliary request - added subject-matter (no), novelty, inventive step, sufficiency of disclosure (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 48.571K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T139606.20070531
T 1911/06 () of 23.5.2007

Online on

04.07.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 1/19

Application no.

01113598.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.336K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T191106.20070523
W 0001/07 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

04.07.2007

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/10

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Lack of unity a posteriori (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.733K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W000107.20070626
T 1069/02 (Cleansing kit/PROCTER) of 30.3.2007

Online on

03.07.2007

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

30.3.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/50

Application no.

94921326.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests) - no: obvious combination

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.990K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T106902.20070330
T 0651/03 () of 10.5.2007

Online on

03.07.2007

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

10.5.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

94402597.2

Keywords:

Requête principale : recevabilité (non) - tardive - pas clairement admissible - manque de clarté
Requête subsidiaire 1 : recevabilité (non) - tardive - pas clairement admissible - extension de la protection conférée par le brevet
Requête subsidiaire 2 : pas de compétence de la Chambre - prohibition de la reformatio in peius

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 48.775K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T065103.20070510
T 0373/05 () of 27.3.2007

Online on

03.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.3.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B05D 7/24

Application no.

99910425.0

Keywords:

Opposition recevable - oui
Contournement abusif de la loi - non
Invention suffisament exposé - non
Diaporama Power Point® admissible - oui

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 46.131K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T037305.20070327
T 0653/05 () of 26.4.2007

Online on

03.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

26.4.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B05D 7/14

Application no.

97114344.1

Keywords:

Berücksichtigung einer Entgegenhaltung bei der Beurteilung der erfinderischen Tätigkeit (ja); erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.882K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T065305.20070426
W 0024/06 () of 21.6.2007

Online on

03.07.2007

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Admissibility of the protest - yes
Protest justified - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.152K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W002406.20070621
W 0004/07 () of 13.6.2007

Online on

03.07.2007

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.6.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Widerspruch stattgegeben: Eine Erfindung ist mit einer Ausführungsform derselben einheitlich

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.175K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:W000407.20070613
J 0007/06 (Withdrawal of application/TEVA) of 26.4.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

26.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/20

Application no.

02750134.5

Keywords:

Correction (retraction) of withdrawal of an application (no)
Entry of withdrawal in the Register of European Patents
Mention of withdrawal in the European Patent Bulletin

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.776K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J000706.20070426
J 0008/06 (Withdrawal of application/TEVA) of 26.4.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

26.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/00

Application no.

03814088.5

Keywords:

Correction (retraction) of withdrawal of an application (no)
Entry of withdrawal in the Register of European Patents

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.827K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:J000806.20070426
T 0620/01 () of 22.1.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

22.1.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/09

Application no.

95400186.3

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (non) - problème et solution

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C

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 54.335K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T062001.20070122
T 0175/02 () of 13.3.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

13.3.2007

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/00

Application no.

97402251.9

Keywords:

Modifications - extension de la protection (oui - requête principale)
Activité inventive (oui - requête subsidiaire)

Distribution

C

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 53.142K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T017502.20070313
T 0163/03 () of 5.2.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

5.2.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 5/06

Application no.

91112053.3

Keywords:

Public prior use - yes
Remittal to first instance - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.288K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T016303.20070205
T 0729/03 (Method for purifying fine particulate silica/SHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL CO.) of 21.2.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

21.2.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 33/18

Application no.

95307683.3

Keywords:

Allowability of the amendments (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.936K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T072903.20070221
T 0965/03 () of 24.4.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60H 1/04

Application no.

95113477.4

Keywords:

Amendments - opposition proceedings
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.550K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T096503.20070424
T 0864/04 () of 3.4.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

3.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23B 5/005

Application no.

96932854.1

Keywords:

Admissibility of opposition - yes
Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 83.754K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T086404.20070403
T 0168/05 () of 24.5.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22C 15/28
B22C 11/10

Application no.

97914553.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Admissibility of claim filed with grounds of appeal (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Novelty (yes) - implicit disclosure (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.004K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T016805.20070524
T 0223/05 (Tyrosine kinase inhibitors/WARNER-LAMBERT) of 24.4.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

24.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 239/94

Application no.

97920213.2

Keywords:

Main request: Novelty (no) - Article 69 EPC not applicable for distinguishing the claimed subject-matter from the prior art
Auxiliary request I: Amendments - supported by the application as filed (no)
Auxiliary request II: Inventive step (yes) - non obvious solution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 134.350K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T022305.20070424
T 0916/05 () of 10.5.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

10.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01H 33/36

Application no.

99940057.5

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (no)
Apportionment of costs (no)

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.394K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T091605.20070510
T 0809/06 (Communication method / Libman) of 27.6.2007

Online on

02.07.2007

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

27.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

99305782.7

Keywords:

Grounds of appeal - Inadequate content - Inadmissibility of appeal

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.003K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T080906.20070627

June 2007

G 0001/05 (Ausschließung und Ablehnung/XXX) of 7.12.2006

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

7.12.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Selbstablehnung gemäß Artikel 24 (2) EPÜ - Erfordernisse für die Ersetzung eines Mitglieds der Großen Beschwerdekammer - Besorgnis der Befangenheit eines Mitglieds der Großen Beschwerdekammer - lediglich gestützt auf die Mitwirkung dieses Mitglieds an einer früheren Beschwerdekammerentscheidung zu dieser Thematik - Besorgnis bei objektiver Betrachtung nicht gerechtfertigt

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.647K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2006:G000105.20061207
G 0001/05 (Exclusion and objection/XXX) of 7.12.2006

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

7.12.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Notice of withdrawal under Article 24(2) EPC - requirements for replacement of a member of the Enlarged Board of Appeal - Suspicion of partiality against a member of the Enlarged Board of Appeal - merely based on participation of that member in a prior decision of a Board of Appeal having taken a position on the matter - suspicion not justified on an objective basis

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.908K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:G000105.20061207
G 0001/05 (Exclusion and objection/XXX) of 7.12.2006

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

7.12.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Notice of withdrawal under Article 24(2) EPC - requirements for replacement of a member of the Enlarged Board of Appeal - Suspicion of partiality against a member of the Enlarged Board of Appeal - merely based on participation of that member in a prior decision of a Board of Appeal having taken a position on the matter - suspicion not justified on an objective basis

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.965K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:G000105.20061207
G 0001/05 (Exclusion et récusation/XXX) of 7.12.2006

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

7.12.2006

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Déclaration d'abstention conformément à l'article 24(2) CBE - conditions régissant le remplacement d'un membre de la Grande Chambre de recours - soupçon de partialité à l'égard d'un membre de la Grande Chambre de recours - fondé sur la seule participation de ce membre à une décision antérieure d'une chambre de recours ayant pris position sur la question concernée - soupçon objectivement dénué de fondement

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 45.188K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2006:G000105.20061207
G 0001/06 (Ketten von Teilanmeldungen/SEIKO) of 28.6.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

01128824.8

Keywords:

Ungültigkeit wegen Verstoßes gegen Artikel 76 (1) EPÜ bei Einreichung der Teilanmeldung - verneint
Änderung zur Erfüllung des Artikels 76 (1) EPÜ - zulässig, selbst wenn die frühere Anmeldung zum Zeitpunkt der Änderung nicht mehr anhängig ist
Inhalt eines Glieds einer Kette von Teilanmeldungen muss in der ursprünglich eingereichten Fassung jeder vorangehenden Anmeldung der Kette offenbart sein
Ansprüche des Glieds einer Kette von Teilanmeldungen müssen nicht auf einen Gegenstand aus dem Schutzbereich der Ansprüche der vorangehenden Anmeldungen in der ursprünglich eingereichten Fassung gerichtet sein.

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.266K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:G000106.20070628
G 0001/06 (Sequences of divisionals/SEIKO) of 28.6.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

01128824.8

Keywords:

Invalidity as a result of non-compliance with Article 76(1) EPC on filing a divisional application - no
Amendment to conform with Article 76(1) EPC - allowable, even if at time of amendment earlier application no longer pendin
Content of a member of a sequence of divisional applications must be disclosed in each of the preceding applications in the sequence as filed
Claims of a member of a sequence of divisional applications need not be directed to subject-matter within the scope of the claims of the preceding applications in the sequence as filed

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 18.374K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:G000106.20070628
G 0001/06 (Sequences of divisionals/SEIKO) of 28.6.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

01128824.8

Keywords:

Invalidity as a result of non-compliance with Article 76(1) EPC on filing a divisional application - no
Amendment to conform with Article 76(1) EPC - allowable, even if at time of amendment earlier application no longer pending
Content of a member of a sequence of divisional applications must be disclosed in each of the preceding applications in the sequence as filed.
Claims of a member of a sequence of divisional applications need not be directed to subject matter within the scope of the claims of the preceding applications in the sequence as filed.

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 94.596K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:G000106.20070628
G 0001/06 (Séries de demandes divisionnaires/SEIKO) of 28.6.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/36

Application no.

01128824.8

Keywords:

Non-validité d'une demande divisionnaire pour non-conformité avec l'article 76(1) CBE au moment de son dépôt – non" – "Modifications visant à satisfaire aux exigences de l'article 76(1) CBE – autorisées même si, à la date de la modification, la demande antérieure n'est plus en instance" – "Le contenu d'un membre d'une série de demandes divisionnaires doit être divulgué dans chacune des demandes précédentes de la série telles qu'elles ont été déposées" – "Il n'est pas nécessaire que les revendications d'une demande faisant partie d'une série de demandes divisionnaires portent sur un objet compris dans les revendications des demandes précédentes de la série telles que déposées

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 20.745K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:G000106.20070628
T 1130/02 () of 8.2.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.2.2007

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09K 21/02

Application no.

96110047.6

Keywords:

Neuheit - verneint (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 61.152K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T113002.20070208
T 0225/03 () of 22.6.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

22.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 19/34

Application no.

96111945.0

Keywords:

Prior use - level of proof - only by taking of evidence by hearing a witness - remittal for taking of evidence by hearing a witness (yes)
Oral proceedings - requested auxiliarily - to be held (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.012K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T022503.20070622
T 0972/03 () of 17.4.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.4.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

97953161.3

Keywords:

claims-clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.896K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T097203.20070417
T 0949/05 () of 3.5.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

3.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 7/30

Application no.

99962532.0

Keywords:

Subject-matter disclosed in the application as filed and in the priority application (yes) - clarity (yes) - novelty and inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.504K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T094905.20070503
T 1133/05 () of 21.5.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

21.5.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/315

Application no.

99916372.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes, after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.824K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T113305.20070521
T 1440/05 () of 18.6.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

18.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62K 23/06

Application no.

04003441.5

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.358K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T144005.20070618
T 1527/06 () of 26.6.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

26.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 53/04

Application no.

01202485.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.777K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T152706.20070626
T 0395/07 () of 21.6.2007

Online on

29.06.2007

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

21.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21J 1/00

Application no.

02773131.4

Keywords:

Admissibility (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 17.062K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:T039507.20070621
G 0001/05 (Teilanmeldung/ASTROPOWER) of 28.6.2007

Online on

28.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/18

Application no.

99100131.4

Keywords:

Ungültigkeit wegen Verstoßes gegen Artikel 76 (1) EPÜ bei Einreichung der Teilanmeldung - verneint
Änderung zur Erfüllung des Artikels 76 (1) EPÜ - zulässig, selbst wenn die frühere Anmeldung zum Zeitpunkt der Änderung nicht mehr anhängig ist
Inhalt des Glieds einer Kette von Teilanmeldungen muss in der ursprünglich eingereichten Fassung jeder vorangehenden Anmeldung der Kette offenbart sein
Ansprüche des Glieds einer Kette von Teilanmeldungen müssen nicht auf einen Gegenstand aus dem Schutzbereich der Ansprüche der vorangehenden Anmeldungen in der ursprünglich eingereichten Fassung gerichtet sein

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 99.639K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2007:G000105.20070628
G 0001/05 (Divisional/ASTROPOWER) of 28.6.2007

Online on

28.06.2007

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.6.2007

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/18

Application no.

99100131.4

Keywords:

Invalidity as a result of non-compliance with Article 76(1) EPC on filing a divisional application - no
Amendment to conform with Article 76(1) EPC - allowable, even if at time of amendment earlier application no longer pendin
Content of a member of a sequence of divisional applications must be disclosed in each of the preceding applications in the sequence as filed
Claims of a member of a sequence of divisional applications need not be directed to subject-matter within the scope of the claims of the preceding applications in the sequence as filed

Distribution

A

Decision