Decisions in 2010

All board of appeal decisions released for publication in 2010 are shown in the list below by month.

Available months in 2010

December 2010

T 1097/06 (Risk detection / SWISS REINSURANCE) of 9.12.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

9.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

04405195.1

Keywords:

Novelty - no (all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.265K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109706.20101209
T 1614/06 (Plasmaprotein-haltiges Arzneimittel/BAXTER) of 3.3.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

3.3.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07K 14/76

Application no.

97918834.9

Keywords:

Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Unzulässigkeit des Einspruchsgrunds unter Artikel 100(b) EPÜ

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 87.361K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161406.20100303
T 1616/06 () of 16.11.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

16.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/00

Application no.

98906493.6

Keywords:

Clarity (no) - main request
Support by description (no) - first auxiliary request
Admissibility (no) - second auxiliary request

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.375K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161606.20101116
T 0246/07 () of 23.11.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

23.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

00102795.2

Keywords:

Construction of claim necessary (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.576K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T024607.20101123
T 0485/07 (Detection of channel coding mode/SONY ERICSSON) of 6.12.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

6.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

04700162.3

Keywords:

Main request and second auxiliary request - Novelty (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance for further prosecution on the basis of the first auxiliary request

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.991K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048507.20101206
T 1179/08 () of 29.10.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62L 1/00

Application no.

00127461.2

Keywords:

Novelty - main request - no
Admissibility - first and second auxiliary request - no
Inventive step - third auxiliary request - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.677K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T117908.20101029
T 1263/08 (Synchronising databases I/FUSION ONE INC) of 28.10.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

28.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46
G06F 17/30
G06F 17/60

Application no.

01300681.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - use of universal format to enable synchroniser to work with data from different applications (No - routine design)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.338K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126308.20101028
T 1433/08 () of 21.10.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

21.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F27B 9/30

Application no.

00108918.4

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung: nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.864K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T143308.20101021
T 1605/08 () of 16.11.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

16.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04G 9/02
B27N 7/00

Application no.

01106518.2

Keywords:

Mangelnde erfinderische Tätigkeit

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.315K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T160508.20101116
T 1259/09 () of 10.9.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60N 2/34

Application no.

04101715.3

Keywords:

Party to first instance examination proceedings (no)
Appeal admissible (no)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.815K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T125909.20100910
T 1495/09 () of 9.9.2010

Online on

30.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60N 2/34

Application no.

04101715.3

Keywords:

Amendments - Added matter (no)
Opposition grounds - extension of subject-matter - divisional application (no) - insufficiency of disclosure (no) - novelty (yes) - inventive step (yes)
Request for correction of grant decision under Rule 140 EPC (rejected)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.408K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149509.20100909
T 1547/05 () of 18.5.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/32

Application no.

97301077.0

Keywords:

Novelty (no; all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.705K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154705.20100518
T 1872/06 () of 16.11.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

16.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/00

Application no.

94913349.0

Keywords:

Rule 80 EPC - (no; main request)
Article 123(3) EPC - (yes; auxiliary request)
Article 54 EPC - (yes; auxiliary request)
Article 56 EPC - (yes, auxiliary request)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.791K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T187206.20101116
T 0474/07 () of 3.11.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

3.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23F 5/48

Application no.

99908848.7

Keywords:

Main request, auxiliary requests 1-3: inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.402K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047407.20101103
T 0832/07 () of 12.11.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

12.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 19/067

Application no.

99966832.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.220K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T083207.20101112
T 1902/07 (Treatment of osteoporosis/MOUNT SINAI S.M.) of 27.4.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

27.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/45

Application no.

97939609.0

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request: inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 84.413K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190207.20100427
T 0079/08 () of 28.10.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

28.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 259/08

Application no.

02728552.7

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Crucial condition cannot be reliably fulfilled

Distribution

C

Decision

No PDF available

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T007908.20101028
T 0182/08 () of 30.9.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

30.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23J 3/34

Application no.

00916886.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Compliance with Article 123(2) (yes)
Novelty, inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.013K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018208.20100930
T 1935/08 () of 17.12.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

17.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/92

Application no.

05734974.8

Keywords:

Re-instatement into period for paying renewal fee (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 18.830K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193508.20101217
T 0355/09 (High yield pulp bleaching/KEMIRA OYJ) of 1.12.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

1.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21C 9/10

Application no.

97903409.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests): no - obvious use of alternative chelating agents because of their known technical properties

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.923K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035509.20101201
T 0689/09 () of 24.11.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

24.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47G 19/22

Application no.

01939305.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal - subject of the appeal (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - extension of protection (yes)
Apportionment of costs (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.153K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T068909.20101124
T 0511/10 () of 3.12.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

3.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 16/00

Application no.

00926412.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.079K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T051110.20101203
T 0866/10 () of 10.12.2010

Online on

29.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63G 1/24

Application no.

05733684.4

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.611K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T086610.20101210
T 0017/07 () of 20.12.2010

Online on

28.12.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

20.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/27

Application no.

99962985.0

Keywords:

Extension (no) - lack of clarity (no)
Remittal to the first instance (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.573K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001707.20101220
T 0134/07 () of 19.11.2010

Online on

28.12.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

19.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01V 8/20

Application no.

03006412.5

Keywords:

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.672K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013407.20101119
T 0891/07 () of 27.10.2010

Online on

28.12.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

27.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 9/00

Application no.

04012383.8

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.892K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T089107.20101027
T 0823/09 (Immunostimulatory oligonucleotide/UNIVERSITY OF IOWA) of 7.7.2010

Online on

28.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

7.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/11

Application no.

97947311.3

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 7 - admitted
Added matter (all requests) - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 83.153K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T082309.20100707
T 1849/09 (Alpha-amylase/GENENCOR) of 8.12.2010

Online on

28.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

8.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/28

Application no.

98109967.4

Keywords:

Claim request - inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.152K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T184909.20101208
T 2225/09 () of 8.12.2010

Online on

28.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B04C 5/26

Application no.

05100675.7

Keywords:

Neuheit: nein (alle Anträge)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.746K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T222509.20101208
T 0356/04 (Spray-drying control/UNILEVER) of 1.12.2010

Online on

27.12.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

1.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 1/16

Application no.

90203444.6

Keywords:

Inventive step: no (all requests) - no evidence of an improvement - reformulation of the problem - provision of a further process - obvious solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.193K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035604.20101201
T 0320/07 () of 22.11.2010

Online on

27.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

22.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 3/15

Application no.

96305209.7

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.699K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T032007.20101122
T 0393/07 () of 21.12.2010

Online on

27.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

21.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 17/40

Application no.

01310701.6

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.136K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039307.20101221
T 1905/07 () of 21.12.2010

Online on

27.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

21.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/03

Application no.

05253309.8

Keywords:

Right to be heard - opportunity to comment (no)
Remittal to the examining division (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.642K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190507.20101221
T 0708/08 () of 3.12.2010

Online on

27.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

3.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 65/02

Application no.

00963837.0

Keywords:

Re-instatement into period for paying renewal fee (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.951K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T070808.20101203
T 1090/00 () of 14.12.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/32

Application no.

91904430.5

Keywords:

Clarity (no) (main and auxiliary request)
Amendments - not allowable (auxiliary request)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.504K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109000.20101214
T 0658/06 (Bonusteilnehmerliste / VODAFONE) of 25.11.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

25.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

99250359.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit verneint - administrative Innovation

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.448K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T065806.20101125
T 0505/07 () of 20.4.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.4.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

01123409.3

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.803K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T050507.20100420
T 1981/07 () of 25.11.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

25.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02K 3/20

Application no.

04013864.6

Keywords:

Offenbarung der Erfindung - nein

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.911K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198107.20101125
T 1071/08 (Storing and retrieving of telephone numbers/LG ELECTRONICS) of 9.12.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

9.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/274

Application no.

02010621.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.528K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T107108.20101209
T 1628/08 () of 30.11.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

30.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/56

Application no.

98810968.2

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - no
Remittal to first instance - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.464K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162808.20101130
T 2069/08 () of 25.11.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

25.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 5/00

Application no.

99309175.0

Keywords:

Subject-matter extending beyond content of application as filed (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.799K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T206908.20101125
T 0332/09 () of 16.11.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41F 17/26

Application no.

03425316.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.859K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T033209.20101116
T 0413/09 () of 16.12.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

16.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/44

Application no.

96930693.5

Keywords:

Extension of subject-matter (no)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.493K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T041309.20101216
T 1786/09 () of 23.11.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

23.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02M 61/18

Application no.

02024775.5

Keywords:

Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit - bejaht
Neuer Einspruchsgrund - verneint

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.739K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178609.20101123
T 1233/10 (Electrode/ABBOTT) of 14.12.2010

Online on

23.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

14.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/00

Application no.

98943527.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.654K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T123310.20101214
T 0189/06 () of 12.10.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

12.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/228

Application no.

98931737.5

Keywords:

Clarity - main and first to fifth auxiliary requests (no)
Change of starting time of oral proceedings (no)
Right to telephone interview (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.315K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018906.20101012
T 1213/07 () of 21.10.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

21.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41F 5/24

Application no.

99107407.1

Keywords:

Allowability of amendment (main request, no)
Clarity and support by the description (auxiliary request, no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.316K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T121307.20101021
T 1848/07 (Powder coating manufacture/BIOCOTE) of 29.11.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

29.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 5/14

Application no.

96917571.0

Keywords:

All requests: amendments (not allowable) - not unambiguously derivable from application as filed

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.884K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T184807.20101129
T 1858/07 () of 18.10.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

18.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 7/24

Application no.

02797732.1

Keywords:

Main request: Novelty (no)
Auxiliary request: admitted (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.900K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185807.20101018
T 0251/08 (BBIT Sodium Omadine metal working fluid/ARCH UK BIOCIDES) of 30.6.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

30.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 275/04

Application no.

01931865.8

Keywords:

Main request - auxiliary request 1-3 (no) - unexpected effect not shown - obvious alternative
Auxiliary request 4 (yes) - non-obvious alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.823K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T025108.20100630
T 0528/08 (Improved lubricity fuel/EXXONMOBIL) of 12.10.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10L 1/06

Application no.

01925400.2

Keywords:

Prohibition of reformatio in peius
Extension of protection conferred - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - main request, claims as maintained by the Opposition Division (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052808.20101012
T 1225/08 () of 28.10.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

28.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01M 1/02

Application no.

01114022.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T122508.20101028
T 1737/08 () of 19.11.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04M 1/725

Application no.

04105510.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Haupt- und Hilfsanträge) - verneint

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T173708.20101119
T 1962/08 () of 12.12.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

12.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01B 11/25

Application no.

06123022.3

Keywords:

Wiedereinsetzung in den vorigen Stand bei Fristüberwachungssystem ohne unabhängige Doppelkontrolle (nein)
Bezugnahme auf Veröffentlichung 'Rechtsprechung' ausreichend (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196208.20101212
T 2340/08 () of 13.12.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B05B 5/14

Application no.

00935208.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

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D

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T234008.20101213
T 0149/09 () of 18.11.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

18.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 37/74

Application no.

04710836.0

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - ja
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014909.20101118
T 0285/09 () of 19.11.2010

Online on

22.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

19.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 37/74

Application no.

04710798.2

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - ja
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T028509.20101119
T 1058/07 (Scrolling function for a multiple frame web page/INTEL) of 23.11.2010

Online on

21.12.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

01946224.1

Keywords:

Oral proceedings held in absence of appellant
Inventive step - no (all requests)

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D

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105807.20101123
T 1521/07 () of 10.11.2010

Online on

21.12.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

10.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/00

Application no.

99925431.1

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T152107.20101110
T 1544/07 (Stabilised peroxidicarbonate/ARKEMA) of 19.8.2010

Online on

21.12.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

19.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 409/32

Application no.

01310765.1

Keywords:

Reformatio in peius - not examined by the Board of its own motion
Extension of protection conferred (no)
Inventive step (no) - obvious alternative

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154407.20100819
T 1705/07 (Verfahren zur Hydrierung von Benzolpolycarbonsäuren/BASF SE) of 10.6.2010

Online on

21.12.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

10.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 69/75

Application no.

98966901.5

Keywords:

Hauptantrag Hilfsanträge 1 bis 5: Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein): behauptete Verbesserung nicht belegt - kein lauterer Vergleich - naheliegende Alternative
Hilfsanträge 6 und 7: neuer Sachverhalt - nicht ins Verfahren zugelassen

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T170507.20100610
T 1723/07 (Rapidly absorbed amine and NSAID/MCNEILL) of 15.12.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

15.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/19

Application no.

00304912.9

Keywords:

Remittal (yes): evidence provided that main document was published after priority date

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T172307.20101215
T 1855/07 () of 7.9.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 21/01

Application no.

02008077.6

Keywords:

Einspruchsgründe - Klarheit - Große Beschwerdekammer - Befassung (nein)
Patentanspruch - unabhängig/abhängig - Knappheit (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 87.257K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185507.20100907
T 0151/08 () of 18.11.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

18.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 1/84

Application no.

98906460.5

Keywords:

No extension beyond the application as originally filed
Remittal to the opposition division for further prosecution

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015108.20101118
T 0307/08 () of 7.10.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.10.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

96402022.6

Keywords:

Défaut d'accord sur un quelconque texte du brevet par le titulaire - Révocation
Remboursement de la taxe de recours (non)
Remboursement des frais afférents au recours (non)
Vice de procédure (non) : pouvoir discrétionnaire de la division d'opposition d'admettre des requêtes et des essais comparatifs

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 28.631K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T030708.20101007
T 0470/08 () of 19.10.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

19.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23D 9/00

Application no.

00991317.9

Keywords:

Inventive step: Main request and auxiliary requests 1-6 - no, Auxiliary request 7 - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047008.20101019
T 0917/08 () of 2.12.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

2.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/55

Application no.

02006415.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - claims 1 and 2 (no)
Oral proceeding cancelled

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T091708.20101202
T 1511/08 (Image data over push-to-talk/LG) of 2.12.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

2.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/725

Application no.

05021643.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.272K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T151108.20101202
T 1632/08 () of 2.12.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 77/06

Application no.

04727514.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein; Fachmann ersetzt zur Lösung der Aufgabe eine aus einer Entgegenhaltung bekannte Maßnahme durch in der Wirkung weitergehende gleichfalls aus der Entgegenhaltung bekannte Maßnahme (Gründe, Nr. 8.1)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T163208.20101202
T 0394/09 () of 3.11.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

3.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/00

Application no.

98937203.2

Keywords:

Sufficiency - claims 1 and 9 (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039409.20101103
T 0865/10 () of 19.11.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 13/16

Application no.

02704931.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.884K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T086510.20101119
T 1149/10 () of 14.12.2010

Online on

20.12.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

14.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/00

Application no.

00991702.2

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds of appeal

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 14.979K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T114910.20101214
J 0020/10 () of 14.12.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

14.12.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60N 2/22

Application no.

07290158.0

Keywords:

Paiement de la taxe de recours
Recours réputé non formé

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 26.086K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J002010.20101214
T 0568/05 () of 12.5.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

12.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/16

Application no.

94304078.2

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity (yes) - not a ground for oppostion
Disclosure - enabling
Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.838K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T056805.20100512
T 1056/07 () of 15.9.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/025

Application no.

95932945.9

Keywords:

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

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.788K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105607.20100915
T 0292/08 (Two-part hair dye composition/P&G-CLAIROL) of 5.10.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

5.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

98960833.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - improvement - not obvious

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.828K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029208.20101005
T 0350/08 (Waschmittelformkörper/HENKEL) of 10.11.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

10.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

00927026.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein): alle Anträge

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.402K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035008.20101110
T 0480/08 (Spray dried EPO/ORTHO) of 6.12.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

6.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/505

Application no.

95943452.3

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary requests 1-10 - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 11 - added subject-matter (no), sufficiency of disclosure, novelty, inventive step - (yes)

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.010K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048008.20101206
T 0057/09 (Antenatal screening/WALD) of 13.4.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

13.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/68

Application no.

99918188.6

Keywords:

Main request - clarity (no) - added subject-matter (yes)
Admission of first and second auxiliary requests into the proceedings (yes)
First auxiliary request - clarity (no)
Second auxiliary request - novelty (no)
Third auxiliary request - admission (yes) - basis in the application as filed (yes) - clarity (yes) - novelty over document E3 (yes)
Request for referral to EBA (not granted)
Remittal to the opposition division

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 120.312K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T005709.20100413
T 0451/09 () of 1.12.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

1.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04H 7/06
F25J 3/04

Application no.

03740322.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (bejaht)
Zulässigkeit von Beweismitteln (teilweise verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.877K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T045109.20101201
T 0456/09 (Polynucleotide transfection/VICAL) of 23.11.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

23.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/87

Application no.

00108872.3

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter (no)

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.243K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T045609.20101123
T 1954/09 () of 14.10.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 61/12

Application no.

02080409.2

Keywords:

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

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 147.063K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T195409.20101014
T 0113/10 (Patch-clamping/IONSCOPE) of 12.10.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

12.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/487

Application no.

02708496.1

Keywords:

Main request - Articles 123(2), 84, 83 (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.771K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T011310.20101012
T 0904/10 () of 8.12.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/52

Application no.

03075808.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
"Decision re appeals - remittal (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.785K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T090410.20101208
T 1332/10 () of 14.12.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04R 1/02

Application no.

06117518.8

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.059K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T133210.20101214
T 1837/10 () of 14.12.2010

Online on

17.12.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

14.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 17/32

Application no.

04076916.8

Keywords:

Inadmissible appeal - missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.286K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T183710.20101214
T 1073/06 (Dynamic simulation model/ENTELOS) of 23.11.2010

Online on

16.12.2010

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

23.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

98955104.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.647K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T107306.20101123
T 1604/06 () of 27.9.2010

Online on

16.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

27.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/50

Application no.

98900693.7

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Claims - support by description (no)
Admissibility of requests filed in response to the board's communication (no)
Admissibility of requests filed in oral proceedings (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.178K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T160406.20100927
T 1298/07 (Polyesterharze/CYTEC) of 15.11.2010

Online on

16.12.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

15.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09D 167/06

Application no.

04005202.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - durch Vergleichsversuche gezeigter positiver Effekt wurde durch den Stand der Technik nicht nahegelegt

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.435K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129807.20101115
T 1856/07 () of 11.11.2010

Online on

16.12.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

11.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/60

Application no.

02712293.6

Keywords:

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

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.268K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185607.20101111
T 1136/08 () of 14.9.2010

Online on

16.12.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

14.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16L 33/02

Application no.

02001371.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.936K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113608.20100914
T 0140/09 () of 28.10.2010

Online on

16.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 25/00

Application no.

96120445.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.046K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014009.20101028
T 2419/09 () of 11.11.2010

Online on

16.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

11.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47J 37/00

Application no.

04738889.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - bejaht
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (alle Anträge) - verneint

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.451K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T241909.20101111
R 0017/09 (Appeal deemed not filed/BASSI) of 1.10.2010

Online on

15.12.2010

Board

EBA

Decision date

1.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/32

Application no.

04737113.3

Keywords:

Petition for review - clearly unallowable

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.359K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R001709.20101001
T 1820/08 (Simulation system/FANUC) of 7.12.2010

Online on

15.12.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/4069

Application no.

02257698.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.369K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T182008.20101207
T 0224/10 () of 8.12.2010

Online on

15.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 11/32

Application no.

01100149.2

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.864K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T022410.20101208
T 2052/10 () of 9.12.2010

Online on

15.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B05B 7/24

Application no.

06002792.7

Keywords:

Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - nein, keine Rechtsgrundlage (Gründe, Nr. 2.-2.3)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.434K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T205210.20101209
T 0687/06 () of 29.7.2010

Online on

14.12.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

29.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 15/01

Application no.

00920702.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of late-filed documents and auxiliary request 1
Amendments - allowable under Article 123(2), 123(3)
Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 102.332K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T068706.20100729
T 0636/08 () of 22.10.2010

Online on

14.12.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07B 15/00

Application no.

04730585.9

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes) - both requests

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.446K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063608.20101022
T 1291/08 () of 6.10.2010

Online on

14.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 19/28

Application no.

00105261.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja), Aufgabe durch nächstkommenden Stand der Technik in Verbindung mit weiterem Stand der Technik nicht vollständig gelöst, kein Hinweis auf erfindungsgemäße Lösung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 104.719K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129108.20101006
T 1404/08 () of 5.10.2010

Online on

14.12.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

5.10.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C22F 1/053

Application no.

02356018.8

Keywords:

Activité inventive (non)

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Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 43.906K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T140408.20101005
T 0349/10 () of 30.11.2010

Online on

14.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62K 25/28

Application no.

02754058.2

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.289K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034910.20101130
T 0927/06 (Use of lycopene/LYCORED NATURAL PRODUCTS INDUSTRIES) of 24.11.2010

Online on

13.12.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

24.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/07

Application no.

93203295.6

Keywords:

The main request and the first auxiliary request do not meet the requirements of Article 123 EPC

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 82.759K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T092706.20101124
T 1841/07 () of 7.12.2010

Online on

13.12.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

7.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/288

Application no.

04012105.5

Keywords:

Novelty (no) - all requests

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.809K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T184107.20101207
T 2009/08 () of 26.10.2010

Online on

13.12.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

26.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E01C 23/088

Application no.

01929639.1

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit von Beweismitteln (teilweise verneint)
Zulässigkeit des einzigen Antrags (bejaht)
Erweiterung (verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)
Aufnahme von angeblichen Aussagen in die Niederschrift (verneint)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.782K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200908.20101026
T 2358/08 () of 26.11.2010

Online on

13.12.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

26.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16B 45/00

Application no.

06760489.2

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step - yes

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 18.896K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T235808.20101126
T 0154/09 () of 20.10.2010

Online on

13.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47K 10/42

Application no.

98870244.5

Keywords:

Form of appeal - grounds - substantiation (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.445K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015409.20101020
T 0485/09 () of 17.11.2010

Online on

13.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

17.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24D 11/00

Application no.

04104708.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)
Request for change of date of oral proceedings (refused)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.636K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048509.20101117
T 1168/09 () of 15.10.2010

Online on

13.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F04D 25/06

Application no.

02023117.1

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit der Erfindung - bejaht
Offenkundige Vorbenutzung - Lastenheft, Pflichtenheft, Lieferung einer Vielzahl von Kfz-Teilen an einen Kfz-Hersteller

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.672K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T116809.20101015
J 0007/08 () of 8.12.2010

Online on

10.12.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24F 13/078

Application no.

03017221.7

Keywords:

Existenz einer Entscheidung; Ersatzzahlungen im Rahmen von Artikel 8 GebO 1973 und Artikel 7 GebO

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 65.100K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J000708.20101208
T 1556/07 () of 20.5.2010

Online on

10.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/135

Application no.

00102013.0

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Hauptantrags (bejaht)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs (verneint)
Verschlechterungsverbot
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 67.200K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T155607.20100520
T 0679/08 (Folienförmige Darreichungsformen/LOHMANN) of 11.11.2010

Online on

10.12.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

11.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 9/70

Application no.

00909123.2

Keywords:

Hauptantrag und 2., 4. und 5. Hilfsantrag: Ausführbarkeit der Offenbarung (verneint): keine definierte Messmethode
1. und 3. Hilfsantrag: Klarheit der Ansprüche (verneint): widersprüchliche Angaben
Klarheit des Anspruchs 1 (verneint): keine ausreichenden Angaben für eine vollständige technische Lehre

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.263K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T067908.20101111
T 1534/08 () of 3.12.2010

Online on

10.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

3.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 13/00

Application no.

04739357.4

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja, nach Änderung)
Zurückverweisung

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 18.471K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T153408.20101203
T 1660/08 () of 30.9.2010

Online on

10.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

30.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

01201932.9

Keywords:

Subject-matter extending beyond the content of the earlier application (no)
Novelty (yes) - Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.792K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166008.20100930
T 1744/08 (Preparation of submicron sized nanoparticles/BAXTER INTERNATIONAL INC … of 7.12.2010

Online on

10.12.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

7.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/51

Application no.

02773579.4

Keywords:

Main request - Novelty, inventive step, sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Remittal - (yes): undecided issues

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.712K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T174408.20101207
T 0522/09 () of 29.9.2010

Online on

10.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

29.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 3/28

Application no.

96909361.6

Keywords:

Main request and 2nd auxiliary request: claim 1 - sufficiency - no (additional operating parameters or conditions necessary)
Auxiliary requests 1, 3-6: late-filed, not admitted (claim 1: added subject-matter)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.577K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052209.20100929
T 1326/06 (RSA Schlüsselpaarberechnung/GIESECKE & DEVRIENT) of 30.11.2010

Online on

09.12.2010

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

30.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 7/72

Application no.

03727434.7

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung (bejaht)
Patentfähige Erfindungen - technische Merkmale (bejaht)
Zurückverweisung zur Durchführung einer Recherche

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.216K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132606.20101130
T 0663/07 () of 1.6.2010

Online on

09.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

1.6.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/00

Application no.

99936737.8

Keywords:

Activité inventive (non) - amélioration non crédible sur l'ensemble de la portée de la revendication - alternative évidente (toutes les requêtes)

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Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 65.107K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T066307.20100601
T 0761/08 () of 18.11.2010

Online on

09.12.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25J 3/04
F25J 3/02

Application no.

00300563.4

Keywords:

Disclaimer relevant for inventive step

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.096K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T076108.20101118
T 0630/10 () of 6.12.2010

Online on

09.12.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 59/50

Application no.

06075440.5

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes
Clarity - yes
Amendments - added subject-matter - no

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 118.085K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063010.20101206
T 0700/10 (Gemcitabin-Lösungen/STADA) of 24.11.2010

Online on

09.12.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

24.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/70

Application no.

04011907.5

Keywords:

Eingelegte Beschwerde wurde nicht begründet

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.888K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T070010.20101124
T 1388/07 () of 19.10.2010

Online on

08.12.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

19.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 1/12

Application no.

01302216.5

Keywords:

Cancellation of the oral proceedings (no)
Added subject-matter (yes)
Lack of support (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.229K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T138807.20101019
T 2001/07 (Antigens of LAV/INSTITUT PASTEUR) of 21.1.2010

Online on

08.12.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

21.1.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/16

Application no.

91113062.3

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Right to priority (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Added subject-matter (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 112.188K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200107.20100121
T 1510/08 () of 4.11.2010

Online on

08.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 21/01

Application no.

05716910.4

Keywords:

Klarheit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag: nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 62.922K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T151008.20101104
T 0613/09 () of 12.11.2010

Online on

08.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

12.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/00

Application no.

98943893.2

Keywords:

Anpassung der Beschreibung
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 75.065K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T061309.20101112
T 2377/09 () of 1.12.2010

Online on

08.12.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

1.12.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01B 11/25

Application no.

07711857.8

Keywords:

Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr nach Abhilfe der Beschwerde: wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja) - Billigkeit der Rückzahlung (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.181K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T237709.20101201
T 1706/10 (Inactivation/UNITED STATES) of 3.12.2010

Online on

08.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

3.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 7/06

Application no.

05760441.5

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.500K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T170610.20101203
T 0021/08 () of 2.9.2010

Online on

07.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B05D 1/34

Application no.

99931716.7

Keywords:

Inventive step: no; inventive step must be present over any feasible starting point

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.389K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T002108.20100902
T 1107/08 () of 1.10.2010

Online on

07.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

1.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B24B 5/04

Application no.

01995545.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja; Aufgabe: Abrichten auf andere als die bekannte Art (Punkt 5.2.2)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.732K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T110708.20101001
T 1292/08 () of 23.9.2010

Online on

07.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

23.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 61/18

Application no.

99116441.9

Keywords:

Corrected decision by Examining Division establishes the valid text of the patent
Added subject-matter: no
Novelty: no
Request for apportionment of costs: refused

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.942K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129208.20100923
T 1588/08 () of 9.11.2010

Online on

07.12.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 35/063

Application no.

03001090.4

Keywords:

Transfer of opponent's status (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.961K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T158808.20101109
T 1902/08 () of 16.11.2010

Online on

07.12.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

16.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 43/04

Application no.

02008990.0

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step (yes, after amendment)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.949K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190208.20101116
T 0218/09 () of 12.10.2010

Online on

07.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

01201695.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.531K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T021809.20101012
T 1529/09 () of 9.11.2010

Online on

07.12.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 7/20

Application no.

01951708.5

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request: not disclosed by the application as filed

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.436K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T152909.20101109
T 1493/10 (Zymomonas/MIDWEST) of 1.12.2010

Online on

07.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

1.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 1/21

Application no.

00988015.4

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.500K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149310.20101201
T 1547/10 (HIV polypeptides/NOVARTIS) of 1.12.2010

Online on

07.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

1.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/49

Application no.

04075919.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.267K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154710.20101201
T 1416/05 (CAD-System / KOENIG & BAUER) of 10.11.2010

Online on

06.12.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

10.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 17/50

Application no.

02792599.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.269K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T141605.20101110
T 1837/06 (Composition pharmaceutique de fénofibrate présentant une … of 29.9.2010

Online on

06.12.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

29.9.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 31/215

Application no.

98900125.0

Keywords:

Requête principale : suffisance de l'exposé (oui), nouveauté (oui), activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 134.914K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T183706.20100929
T 0105/07 (Determining link quality in an OFDM network/MOTOROLA) of 13.10.2010

Online on

06.12.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

13.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/20

Application no.

03291809.6

Keywords:

Clarity and support by the description (yes - after amendment)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance for further prosecution

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.774K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T010507.20101013
T 0158/07 (Substrat revêtu/AGC) of 7.10.2010

Online on

06.12.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

7.10.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C03C 17/36

Application no.

99924598.8

Keywords:

Requêtes principale et subsidiaires 1 et 2: activité inventive (non) - amélioration non prouvée - alternative évidente
Requête subsidiaire 3: activité inventive (oui) - problème technique à définir par rapport à l'état de la technique le plus proche - alternative non évidente

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 103.529K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015807.20101007
T 1221/07 () of 28.7.2010

Online on

06.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

28.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/32

Application no.

03007228.4

Keywords:

Neuheit (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 60.317K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T122107.20100728
T 1324/07 () of 14.10.2010

Online on

06.12.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

14.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 1/00

Application no.

98932026.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 55.816K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132407.20101014
T 0005/08 (HIV probes/BIOMERIEUX) of 10.11.2010

Online on

06.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

10.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/70

Application no.

98943872.6

Keywords:

Main request - admissibility (yes); disclaimer (not allowable)
Auxiliary request - admissibility (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.366K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T000508.20101110
T 0531/08 () of 28.7.2010

Online on

06.12.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

28.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/32

Application no.

03007229.2

Keywords:

Neuheit (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 266.382K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T053108.20100728
T 0293/10 (NANBV/NOVARTIS) of 1.12.2010

Online on

06.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

1.12.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/51

Application no.

90302866.0

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.623K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029310.20101201
T 0838/07 () of 4.10.2010

Online on

04.12.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08B 30/14

Application no.

96920247.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request): yes, non obvious combination
Late-filed document not admitted into the proceedings: no good reason justifying the late filing; document not prima facie relevant

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 113.731K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T083807.20101004
T 1202/04 (Blood separation system/BAXTER) of 23.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

23.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 21/26

Application no.

98930151.0

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes) - general statements in the prior art do not provide incentive

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.165K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T120204.20101123
T 0620/07 () of 18.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

18.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

02797671.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.933K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062007.20101118
T 0658/07 () of 5.10.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

5.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F04D 29/32

Application no.

98936166.2

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (Hauptantrag) - bejaht
Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag) - bejaht
Offenbarung von Maßen in Zeichnungen
Nichtzulassung eines Angebots zur Anfertigung weiterer Nachweise

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.881K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T065807.20101005
T 0726/07 (Link status indicators/AT&T CORP) of 5.10.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

5.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

97928683.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - making indicator icon active (no)
Inventive step - indicating status using a colour (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.081K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T072607.20101005
T 1110/07 () of 30.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 19/00

Application no.

01930487.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - after amendment

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.013K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111007.20101130
T 1677/07 () of 16.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

16.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 51/30

Application no.

04090368.4

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.872K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T167707.20101116
T 1959/07 (Régulation d'une propriété d'un produit/INEOS) of 30.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

30.11.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G05B 13/04

Application no.

02700244.3

Keywords:

Activité inventive - non

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 32.926K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T195907.20101130
T 1962/07 () of 20.9.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 65/26

Application no.

01915290.9

Keywords:

Neuheit - ja
Gewicht des Beweismaterials
Aufrechterhaltung in geändertem Umfang

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 98.118K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196207.20100920
T 0398/08 () of 6.10.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/0522

Application no.

01120646.3

Keywords:

Novelty (main request): yes, product-by-product
Inventive step (main request): yes, non-obvious combination

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 125.370K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039808.20101006
T 0405/08 () of 9.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

9.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 3/30

Application no.

01903845.4

Keywords:

Disclosure - sufficiency (yes)
Availability of document (yes)
Novelty - main request (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter - auxiliary requests (yes)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.127K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T040508.20101109
T 1625/08 (Optical amplifier/FUJITSU) of 5.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

5.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04J 14/02

Application no.

98123445.3

Keywords:

Intermediate generalization - added subject-matter (all requests - yes)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.561K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162508.20101105
T 1675/08 () of 12.10.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

12.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/00

Application no.

95302029.4

Keywords:

Admittance of new requests - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.226K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T167508.20101012
T 2047/08 () of 23.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

23.11.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G01B 21/04

Application no.

05775333.7

Keywords:

Activité inventive (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 79.590K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T204708.20101123
T 2091/08 () of 17.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

17.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 9/68

Application no.

00126293.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (no; all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.512K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T209108.20101117
T 0420/10 (Humane Proteine/ROCHE) of 29.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

29.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12N 15/90

Application no.

98942591.3

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.827K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T042010.20101129
T 0550/10 (Chicorée/FLORIMOND) of 25.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.11.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C12N 15/82

Application no.

97926061.9

Keywords:

Mémoire de recours manquant

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 23.938K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055010.20101125
T 1083/10 (Protein tyrosine kinase/THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT) of 30.11.2010

Online on

03.12.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

30.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/12

Application no.

98966063.4

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.463K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108310.20101130
T 1171/06 (Objekt-orientierte Modellierung/BOSCH) of 3.11.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

3.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

01915011.9

Keywords:

Verfahrensansprüche, beide Anträge: patentfähige Erfindungen (verneint) - gedankliche Tätigkeiten
Vorrichtungsansprüche, beide Anträge: erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.824K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T117106.20101103
T 1421/07 (Foremilking/DELAVAL) of 23.11.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

23.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

00302752.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.435K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T142107.20101123
T 1698/07 () of 27.10.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/35

Application no.

04710166.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - main, auxiliary request (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.354K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T169807.20101027
T 1983/07 () of 29.11.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.11.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B61B 12/02

Application no.

97410018.2

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 35.619K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198307.20101129
T 0033/08 () of 30.9.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

30.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 51/20

Application no.

99915901.5

Keywords:

Clarity: yes
Added subject-matter: no
Novelty (claim 2): yes
Inventive step: no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.592K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003308.20100930
T 0186/08 () of 20.10.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 7/04

Application no.

00979627.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.418K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018608.20101020
T 1085/08 () of 11.11.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

11.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 3/20

Application no.

98951742.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Clarity (yes)
Novelty (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.890K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108508.20101111
T 1156/08 () of 15.10.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60B 33/00

Application no.

00961108.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and auxiliary request: no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.779K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T115608.20101015
T 1364/08 (Cellular proliferative disorders/ONCOLYTICS) of 10.11.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

10.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 35/76

Application no.

00974225.5

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 74.027K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T136408.20101110
T 0029/09 () of 21.10.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

21.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/34

Application no.

04028515.7

Keywords:

Allowability of amendments (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Remittal to department of first instance for further prosecution

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.680K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T002909.20101021
T 0065/09 () of 4.11.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66B 11/00

Application no.

98958137.6

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - nein
Zulassung später Anträge zum Verfahren - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.600K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T006509.20101104
T 0137/09 (Sulfonated polymers/AKZO) of 26.10.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/37

Application no.

01922764.4

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (yes)
Referral to the Enlarged Board (no)
Admissibility of late filed auxiliary request 16 (no)
Extension of scope (all requests) - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.402K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013709.20101026
T 0264/09 (Audio recording and reproducing system/SONY) of 26.10.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 11/08

Application no.

01111429.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request and auxiliary requests I and II (no)
Remittal - auxiliary request III (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.834K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T026409.20101026
T 0959/09 (Structured benefit agent/UNILEVER) of 12.11.2010

Online on

02.12.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/50

Application no.

04252957.8

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.009K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095909.20101112
T 0248/08 () of 18.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21F 11/00

Application no.

98957439.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.585K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T024808.20101018
T 0446/08 () of 4.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16J 15/08

Application no.

99109290.9

Keywords:

Novelty (main request) - no
Late-filed documents - not admitted

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.466K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T044608.20101004
T 1083/08 () of 13.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21F 1/00

Application no.

01938066.6

Keywords:

Klarheit (ja)
Unzulässige Erweiterung, Hauptantrag (ja), Hilfsantrag (nein)
Neuheit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.824K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108308.20101013
T 1094/08 () of 16.9.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41M 3/14

Application no.

01969698.8

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.007K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109408.20100916
T 1180/08 () of 8.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

8.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16M 11/10

Application no.

04015658.0

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung, erteilter Anspruch 1 (ja)
Zulässigkeit der Hilfsanträge (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.282K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T118008.20101008
T 1425/08 () of 7.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

7.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04F 15/04
E04F 21/22
B27M 3/04

Application no.

02775631.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 78.691K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T142508.20101007
T 1483/08 () of 27.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

27.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 1/16

Application no.

99108351.0

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit (ja)
Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 71.557K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T148308.20101027
T 2337/08 () of 5.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

5.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 37/28

Application no.

01119908.0

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (Hauptantrag) - nein
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (Hilfsantrag) - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.034K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T233708.20101005
T 0064/09 () of 11.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

11.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 26/03

Application no.

99122600.2

Keywords:

Neuheit - ja
Zurückverweisung - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.156K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T006409.20101011
T 0762/09 () of 27.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

27.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/512

Application no.

01300812.3

Keywords:

Main Request - sufficiency - no
Auxiliary Request 1 - novelty, inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.854K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T076209.20101027
T 1292/09 () of 22.10.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

22.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23K 1/00

Application no.

00951291.4

Keywords:

Verspätet vorgebrachter Antrag (zugelassen)
Änderungen - Stütze in der ursprünglichen Offenbarung (bejaht)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Schutzumfangs (verneint)
Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - bekannter Bestandteil - neuer Verwendungszweck (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.031K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129209.20101022
T 1821/09 () of 16.11.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

16.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 35/02

Application no.

02779069.0

Keywords:

Claim 1 - scope of protection not supported by the description
Claim 1 - amendments - combination of features not originally disclosed

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.526K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T182109.20101116
T 0223/10 () of 11.11.2010

Online on

01.12.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

11.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 26/38

Application no.

05847514.6

Keywords:

Neuheit - nach Änderung - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.378K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T022310.20101111

November 2010

T 0288/07 (Touchscreen for remote control of surgical devices/STORZ ENDOSKOP) of 20.10.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

20.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

03017795.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes (after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.185K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T028807.20101020
T 1260/07 (Vacuum pump/LELY) of 7.10.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/007

Application no.

03075778.5

Keywords:

Insufficiency of disclosure

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.964K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126007.20101007
T 1693/07 () of 12.8.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

12.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 69/06

Application no.

98939419.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - ex post facto analysis
Main request - allowable (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 92.989K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T169307.20100812
T 1320/08 () of 17.9.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

17.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 21/045

Application no.

02015421.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit (ja)
Neuheit (Hauptantrag: nein)
Klarheit (Hilfsantrag: nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 67.387K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132008.20100917
T 1443/08 () of 23.9.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

23.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02F 7/00

Application no.

02015271.6

Keywords:

Bedeutung von Begriffen in Patentdokumenten
Neuheit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1 bis 3) - verneint
Zulässigkeit in mündlicher Verhandlung eingereichter Hilfsanträge (4 und 5) - verneint

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144308.20100923
T 1787/08 () of 10.11.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

10.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 1/22

Application no.

05713722.6

Keywords:

Clarity (no; all requests)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.423K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178708.20101110
T 2029/08 (Cleansing bar/UNILEVER) of 4.11.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

4.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

04804068.7

Keywords:

Article 123(2): Yes
Clarity: yes
Sufficiency of disclosure: yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.446K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T202908.20101104
T 2281/08 () of 4.11.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

4.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16D 23/14

Application no.

02021935.8

Keywords:

Allowability of amendments - yes
Admissibility of late-filed document - no
Inventive step - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.951K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T228108.20101104
T 2297/08 () of 5.11.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

5.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16D 23/14

Application no.

02021936.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and third auxiliary request - no
Allowability of amendments - first and second auxiliary requests - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.521K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T229708.20101105
T 0150/09 () of 23.9.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

23.9.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F04D 13/08

Application no.

99400093.3

Keywords:

Arguments présentés tardivement - admissibles
Exposé oral d'un expert accompagnant le mandataire - critères énoncés dans G 04/95 remplis
Requête principale - extension inadmissible (oui)
Requête subsidiaire 1 - irrecevable : pas de reformatio in peius
Requêtes subsidiaires 2 et 3 - activité inventive (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 48.282K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015009.20100923
T 2134/09 () of 22.10.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

22.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60K 28/02

Application no.

07009754.8

Keywords:

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit des einzigen Antrags - ja

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.844K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T213409.20101022
T 0234/10 (Prokaryotic expression/NEWCASTLE) of 25.11.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/75

Application no.

98917325.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.050K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T023410.20101125
T 0893/10 () of 22.11.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

22.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/70

Application no.

04708393.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.752K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T089310.20101122
T 1031/10 () of 24.11.2010

Online on

30.11.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

24.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/055

Application no.

03790067.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.604K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T103110.20101124
T 0740/06 (Stücklistenorganisation/VOLKSWAGEN) of 17.11.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

17.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06Q 10/00

Application no.

97115525.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 41.110K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T074006.20101117
T 0892/08 (Detergent granules/PROCTER) of 15.9.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/37

Application no.

99949767.0

Keywords:

Inventive step: no - arbitrary selection among equally suggested alternatives

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.961K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T089208.20100915
T 1002/08 () of 5.8.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 61/20

Application no.

99830164.2

Keywords:

Alleged effect - not to be considered (point 2.2.5)
selection of closest prior art (point 4.4)
Technical problem - provision of method for producing a product with particular specifications (point 7)
Inventive step - no (main and first auxiliary request) (points 10.4.1, 11)
Admissibility - no (second auxiliary request)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.057K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T100208.20100805
T 1629/08 (Keyboard/RESEARCH IN MOTION) of 21.9.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/00

Application no.

02787264.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes - following amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.853K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162908.20100921
T 1964/08 () of 27.10.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B07B 1/28

Application no.

00101869.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: nein

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.515K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196408.20101027
T 1996/08 () of 11.10.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B05B 1/04

Application no.

98907069.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests): no

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.156K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T199608.20101011
T 1294/09 () of 16.9.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B26D 5/00

Application no.

00928257.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)
Disclosure of document with respect to momentary position during operation (cf. points 2.7.1 - 2.7.3)
Particular momentary position relied upon of no particular importance - all momentary positions of equal importance

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.788K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129409.20100916
T 1646/09 () of 24.11.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

24.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 3/12

Application no.

04006748.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.863K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T164609.20101124
T 1169/10 () of 18.11.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

18.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02C 7/02

Application no.

98119786.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of the grounds of appeal

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.229K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T116910.20101118
T 1263/10 () of 25.11.2010

Online on

29.11.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

25.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 1/08

Application no.

04103165.9

Keywords:

Appeal inadmissible - no written statement setting out the grounds of appeal

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.570K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126310.20101125
T 1795/07 (Detergent with enzyme/PROCTER) of 28.9.2010

Online on

26.11.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386

Application no.

95915032.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request): no - arbitrary selections
Added subject-matter (all auxiliary requests): yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.958K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T179507.20100928
T 1824/08 (Benzo(thio) pyran derivatives/SEMAFORE) of 16.11.2010

Online on

26.11.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

16.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 311/22

Application no.

04758869.4

Keywords:

Fresh case - incorrect compound claims before examining division replaced by product by process claims - Examining Division should have allowed interlocutory revision

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.858K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T182408.20101116
T 1497/10 (Asthma, Allergic, Inflammatory/WYETH) of 24.11.2010

Online on

26.11.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

24.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/11

Application no.

04717353.9

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.291K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149710.20101124
T 1777/06 () of 20.10.2010

Online on

25.11.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/32

Application no.

96927317.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - non-obvious combination of known features

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.631K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T177706.20101020
T 1110/08 (Character decoration/SHARP) of 14.9.2010

Online on

25.11.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/725

Application no.

05003578.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and auxiliary request) - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.273K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111008.20100914
T 0271/09 () of 26.10.2010

Online on

25.11.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

26.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 9/04

Application no.

01970734.8

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.192K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T027109.20101026
T 0609/07 () of 8.10.2010

Online on

24.11.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 3/24

Application no.

96300113.6

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes, main request)
Disclosure - sufficiency (no, first auxiliary request)
Novelty, inventive step (yes, second auxiliary request)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 109.326K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T060907.20101008
T 1458/07 () of 16.9.2010

Online on

24.11.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 13/12

Application no.

02765604.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (main, 2nd and 3rd auxiliary request) - no
Admissibility late filed requests (1st, 3rd, 5th auxiliary request) - no

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.102K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T145807.20100916
T 0595/08 (Catalytic epoxidation of olefins/SHELL B.V.) of 8.6.2010

Online on

24.11.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

8.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 301/10

Application no.

03761993.9

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes) - all features of the process not disclosed
Inventive step - (no) - alleged improvement not credibly shown - obvious alternative
Late-filed request - not accepted - not in reaction to a new argument

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 150.350K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T059508.20100608
T 0314/06 () of 26.10.2010

Online on

23.11.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

26.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/60

Application no.

03101619.9

Keywords:

Subject-matter extending beyond the content of the earlier application as filed (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.872K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T031406.20101026
T 0169/07 () of 30.9.2010

Online on

23.11.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

30.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/05

Application no.

00918918.4

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - (no) - after amendment
Claims - clarity and support by description - (yes) - after amendment
Remittal for further prosecution (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.177K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T016907.20100930
T 0793/07 () of 11.10.2010

Online on

23.11.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03K 5/13

Application no.

01105577.9

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (no) - all requests

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.650K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079307.20101011
T 0861/07 (Self-aligning peptides/PROTEIN SPECIALTIES) of 18.11.2010

Online on

23.11.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

18.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/78

Application no.

97935396.8

Keywords:

Main request: added subject-matter (no) - novelty (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 79.179K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T086107.20101118
T 1268/07 () of 5.10.2010

Online on

23.11.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

5.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03L 7/08

Application no.

03019668.7

Keywords:

Main, first and second auxiliary requests - novelty (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.917K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126807.20101005
T 1323/07 () of 23.9.2010

Online on

23.11.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

23.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02G 15/007

Application no.

99108932.7

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung - nein (Hilfsantrag 2)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja (Hilfsantrag 2)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.368K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132307.20100923
T 1617/07 () of 15.10.2010

Online on

23.11.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

15.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 1/00

Application no.

98932023.9

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (bejaht)
Patent widerrufen

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.191K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161707.20101015
T 0617/08 () of 15.9.2010

Online on

22.11.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/22

Application no.

02025975.0

Keywords:

Entscheidung trotz Nichterscheinen einer Beteiligten (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.381K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T061708.20100915
T 0695/08 (Process for making a detergent component/PROCTER) of 15.10.2010

Online on

22.11.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/00

Application no.

00986672.4

Keywords:

Inventive step: no - trivial modification

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.582K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T069508.20101015
T 1407/07 (Herstellung von Propylenoxid/EVONIK) of 27.9.2010

Online on

19.11.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

27.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07D 301/12

Application no.

00118709.5

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung (ja) - fehlende Beschreibung im Patent kann durch das allgemeine Fachwissen ergänzt werden
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - nicht naheliegende Alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.241K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T140707.20100927
T 0206/08 (Detergent with enzymes/PROCTER) of 8.9.2010

Online on

19.11.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386

Application no.

97908958.8

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (main and first auxiliary request): no - large amount of experimental work needed
Sufficiency of disclosure (second auxiliary request): yes - reasonable number of trial and error experiments

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 148.271K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T020608.20100908
T 0491/08 (Improved immunogenicity/GOVERNMENT USA) of 21.10.2010

Online on

19.11.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

21.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/21

Application no.

01932792.3

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request and auxiliary requests 1-4 (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.909K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T049108.20101021
T 0195/09 (Scale inhibiting polymers/UNILEVER) of 8.10.2010

Online on

19.11.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/37

Application no.

01934020.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (main request): yes
Scope of protection extended (auxiliary request): yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.897K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T019509.20101008
T 1329/07 () of 11.11.2010

Online on

18.11.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 37/00

Application no.

03745649.8

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.594K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132907.20101111
T 1553/07 () of 8.6.2010

Online on

18.11.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 13/74

Application no.

98116977.4

Keywords:

Einspruch - Vorbenutzung - Zulässigkeit (bejaht)
Nicht-Berücksichtigung von Argumenten - Verfahrensfehler (verneint)
Entscheidungsbegründung (nein)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja)
Rückerstattung der Beschwerdegebühr (bejaht)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 63.491K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T155307.20100608
T 1615/07 () of 1.10.2010

Online on

18.11.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

1.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 7/15

Application no.

02015872.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 43.561K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161507.20101001
T 2033/07 () of 13.10.2010

Online on

18.11.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/00

Application no.

00975641.2

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Novelty and inventive step (yes - amended claims)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.895K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T203307.20101013
T 0879/08 (Process for preparing 4-aminodiphenylamines/FLEXSYS) of 2.3.2010

Online on

18.11.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

2.3.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 209/36

Application no.

99923094.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - unexpected improvement, fair comparison

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.984K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087908.20100302
T 2291/08 () of 8.11.2010

Online on

18.11.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22D 11/06

Application no.

98929636.3

Keywords:

Introduction of a new ground of opposition by the opposition division - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.891K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T229108.20101108
T 1585/05 () of 17.11.2010

Online on

17.11.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

17.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/32

Application no.

95943164.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Late filed requests

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T158505.20101117
T 0871/07 (Pigment dispersion/SILBERLINE) of 11.11.2010

Online on

17.11.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

11.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 17/00

Application no.

98400389.7

Keywords:

Party's announcement that it will not be represented at oral proceedings - Equivalent to withdrawal of request for oral proceedings
Amended claims of both requests - Extension of subject-matter beyond content of application as filed

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087107.20101111
T 1573/08 () of 19.10.2010

Online on

17.11.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

19.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 33/49

Application no.

00917462.4

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (main and first auxiliary request - no)
Inventive step (second auxiliary request - yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T157308.20101019
T 1702/07 () of 28.10.2010

Online on

16.11.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

28.10.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F25J 3/04

Application no.

00401767.9

Keywords:

Requête principale - extension de l'objet de la demande (oui)
Recevabilité des requêtes auxiliaires (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T170207.20101028
T 0319/09 () of 5.11.2010

Online on

16.11.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

5.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 9/22

Application no.

04004513.0

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T031909.20101105
T 1792/06 (Multimedia message forwarding/LG) of 3.9.2010

Online on

15.11.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

3.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/58

Application no.

03027818.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - Main and auxiliary requests (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T179206.20100903
T 0047/07 (N-3 Fatty acids in heart failure therapy/PFIZER) of 12.10.2010

Online on

15.11.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

12.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61P 9/00

Application no.

02715455.8

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter (yes)
Claimed subject-matter not individualised
Auxiliary request II - added subject-matter (yes)
Feature in one example not generalisable
Auxiliary requests I, III and IV - novelty - new use of known substance (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T004707.20101012
T 0917/07 () of 11.10.2010

Online on

15.11.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

11.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61G 13/02

Application no.

98120459.7

Keywords:

Neuer Einspruchsgrund (nicht eingeführt)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T091707.20101011
T 1039/07 (Sensors/MEDTRONIC) of 20.10.2010

Online on

15.11.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

20.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/00

Application no.

96941438.2

Keywords:

Ground for opposition not covered by the statement of grounds and not agreed for consideration by patentee: introduction into the appeal proceedings (no)
Main and auxiliary requests: inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T103907.20101020
T 0032/08 () of 15.10.2010

Online on

15.11.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25J 3/04

Application no.

00201097.3

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)
Obvious error (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003208.20101015
T 0668/09 () of 13.10.2010

Online on

15.11.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

13.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/534

Application no.

00127842.3

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 3: novelty - claim 22 - no
Auxiliary request 4 - late filed and not clearly allowable - not admitted
Auxiliary request 5 - claims 1 and 13: clear and originally filed and sufficiently disclosed; claims 1 and 21: novel and involving an inventive step

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T066809.20101013
T 1931/07 (Coated rotogravure papers/MINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC.) of 22.9.2010

Online on

12.11.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

22.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 19/38

Application no.

98921076.0

Keywords:

Extension of protection conferred - main request (yes)
Extension beyond original disclosure - first auxiliary request (yes)
New objection in oral proceedings in absence of a party
Prohibition of reformatio in peius
Apportionment of costs (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193107.20100922
T 0814/08 (Ceramic-metal composite/ALCAN INT LTD) of 16.9.2010

Online on

12.11.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 41/88

Application no.

02766076.0

Keywords:

Novelty (main request): yes
Inventive step (main request) - evidence for the effect (yes) - effect indicated in prior art - obvious solution
Auxiliary request (allowable) - method claims (not opposed) - board bound by opponent's statement under Rule 55(c) EPC

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T081408.20100916
T 1442/09 () of 3.11.2010

Online on

12.11.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.11.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 4/12

Application no.

04252349.8

Keywords:

Decision on the state of of file: reasoned (no)
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144209.20101103
T 0951/10 () of 29.10.2010

Online on

12.11.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

29.10.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/87

Application no.

05291359.7

Keywords:

Motifs de recours non déposés

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095110.20101029
T 0347/06 () of 6.10.2010

Online on

11.11.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 9/01

Application no.

99954353.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)
Extension of scope of protection (yes, after amendments)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034706.20101006
T 1575/06 (Mapping keys of a keypad to display regions/ACK VENTURES) of 26.8.2010

Online on

11.11.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

26.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/023

Application no.

01913046.7

Keywords:

Clarity and support by the description (yes - after amendment)
Extension of subject-matter" (no - after amendment)
Inventive step (yes - after amendment)
Remittal for further prosecution (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T157506.20100826
T 0009/08 (Polymeric fluorescent substance/SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY) of 1.10.2010

Online on

11.11.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

1.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 11/06

Application no.

01302966.5

Keywords:

Inventive step: findings in decision under appeal - based on fresh document
Right to be heard: violated (yes)
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Remittal to first instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T000908.20101001
T 0090/08 () of 6.7.2010

Online on

10.11.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

6.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22F 1/057

Application no.

99963330.8

Keywords:

Late-filed documents (admitted in part)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T009008.20100706
T 0372/09 () of 26.10.2010

Online on

10.11.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

26.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 39/282

Application no.

01116818.4

Keywords:

-

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.241K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T037209.20101026
T 0943/10 () of 29.10.2010

Online on

10.11.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

29.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 2/00

Application no.

08019210.7

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094310.20101029
T 1714/06 (Parallel make/SAP AG) of 17.9.2010

Online on

08.11.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

17.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44
G06F 9/46

Application no.

02002801.5

Keywords:

Novelty (all requests): no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171406.20100917
T 1418/07 (Credit filter/REUTERS) of 24.9.2010

Online on

08.11.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

24.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

97926197.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests): no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T141807.20100924
T 0888/08 (Verwendung von Herbizid-Kombinationen/BAYER CROPSCIENCE) of 3.8.2010

Online on

08.11.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

3.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01N 57/20

Application no.

99941559.9

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - (nicht gewährbar) - Ausdruck "einen synergistisch wirksamen Gehalt" nicht klar
Erster Hilfsantrag - Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T088808.20100803
T 0185/09 () of 10.9.2010

Online on

08.11.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 3/68

Application no.

03025855.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - verneint

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.476K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018509.20100910
R 0002/10 (Überprüfungsantrag - offensichtlich unzulässig) of 3.11.2010

Online on

05.11.2010

Board

EBA

Decision date

3.11.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A44C 5/20

Application no.

01113966.4

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 112.679K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R000210.20101103
T 0192/07 () of 7.6.2010

Online on

04.11.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 23/10

Application no.

96945824.9

Keywords:

Zulässige Beschwerde (bejaht)
Einspruchsgründe - unzureichende Offenbarung (verneint)
Entscheidung über die Beschwerde - Zurückverweisung (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 114.793K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T019207.20100607
T 0837/07 (Diagnostic primers/INFECTIO) of 6.10.2010

Online on

04.11.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

6.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

95931109.3

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter (yes)
First auxiliary request - clarity (no)
Second auxiliary request - support by the description (no)
Request at oral proceedings to file a new auxiliary request (not allowed)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 48.383K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T083707.20101006
T 1666/07 () of 30.9.2010

Online on

04.11.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

30.9.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08L 23/10

Application no.

02292470.8

Keywords:

Clarté (requête principale) : non - définition de paramètre
Nouveauté (requête subsidiaire 1) : oui - produit-par-procédé effectivement caractérisé par le procédé
Activité inventive (requête subsidiaire 1) : non - problème non résolu sur toute l'étendue des revendications - reformulation - alternative évidente
Modifications - extension de l'objet (requête subsidiaire 2) : oui

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 57.555K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166607.20100930
T 1728/07 (Florfenicol synthesis/SCHERING) of 11.10.2010

Online on

04.11.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

11.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 263/28

Application no.

97938263.7

Keywords:

Correction of error in formula (allowable)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes), one-pot reaction
Inventive step (yes), non-obvious combination of features in satisfactory yields
Remittal for adaptation of the description

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T172807.20101011
T 0367/08 (Lichtschutzmittel/BEIERSDORF) of 2.9.2010

Online on

04.11.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

2.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/42

Application no.

98114030.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - naheliegende, weitere Lichtschutzzubereitungen

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.845K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T036708.20100902
T 0397/08 () of 24.9.2010

Online on

04.11.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

24.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/18

Application no.

99934862.6

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - no
Novelty - yes, after amemdment
Inventive step - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039708.20100924
T 0635/08 () of 5.8.2010

Online on

04.11.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

5.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 7/02

Application no.

99303539.3

Keywords:

Method for treatment of the human or animal body by therapy or surgery (no)
Novelty, Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063508.20100805
T 1624/08 () of 7.9.2010

Online on

04.11.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 51/56

Application no.

01304872.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (no): improvement (yes) - solution already in prior art

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.505K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162408.20100907
T 1005/09 () of 12.10.2010

Online on

04.11.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/304

Application no.

03767838.0

Keywords:

All requests: clarity (no)
Added subject-matter (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.634K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T100509.20101012
T 0827/07 () of 9.9.2010

Online on

03.11.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

9.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03L 7/23

Application no.

96308327.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (main request and first auxiliary request)
Admissibility of late-filed second auxiliary request - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 119.846K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T082707.20100909
T 1524/07 () of 21.9.2010

Online on

03.11.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

21.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03L 1/00

Application no.

03809199.7

Keywords:

Main and first and second auxiliary requests - novelty (no)
Third and fourth auxiliary requests - inadmissible extension (yes)
Fifth auxiliary request - not supported by description (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.813K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T152407.20100921
T 2263/08 () of 19.10.2010

Online on

03.11.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

19.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/055

Application no.

03727263.0

Keywords:

Hauptantrag und 1. Hilfsantrag - Neuheit (verneint)
2. Hilfsantrag - Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T226308.20101019
T 1521/09 () of 13.10.2010

Online on

03.11.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 14/26

Application no.

05016364.1

Keywords:

Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz als Hauptantrag (abgelehnt)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag - nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.538K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T152109.20101013
R 0015/09 (Schwerwiegender Verstoß gegen Art. 113 EPÜ/GLAS PLATZ) of 5.7.2010

Online on

02.11.2010

Board

EBA

Decision date

5.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01B 5/14

Application no.

98937547.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 154.277K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R001509.20100705
T 0520/05 () of 10.2.2010

Online on

02.11.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

10.2.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 23/50

Application no.

95943625.4

Keywords:

Novelty (no) (main request)
Inventive step (no) - obvious combination of known features (all auxiliary requests)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 96.822K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052005.20100210
T 1049/07 (Boron-free fibers/JOHNS MANVILLE) of 22.9.2010

Online on

02.11.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 3/087

Application no.

00115379.0

Keywords:

Extension of scope of protection: No
Inventive step: Yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 89.212K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T104907.20100922
T 1532/09 () of 7.10.2010

Online on

02.11.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

7.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 15/00

Application no.

01122359.1

Keywords:

Novelty (all requests - yes)
Inventive step (all requests - no)
Apportionment of costs (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 58.957K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T153209.20101007
T 1782/08 () of 5.10.2010

Online on

01.11.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F41J 1/14
F41J 7/00

Application no.

97115665.8

Keywords:

Priorität ungültig (die beanspruchte Merkmalkombination ist dem Prioritätsdokument nicht zu entnehmen)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit hinsichtlich des Prioritätsdokuments, das Stand der Technik nach Art. 54(2) EPÜ ist (verneint)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178208.20101005

October 2010

T 1097/07 () of 22.10.2010

Online on

28.10.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

22.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

00105303.2

Keywords:

Beteiligte am Beschwerdeverfahren - Zurücknahme des Einspruchs
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.605K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109707.20101022
T 1586/07 () of 12.10.2010

Online on

28.10.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

12.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/768

Application no.

99123516.9

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.341K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T158607.20101012
T 1847/07 () of 23.9.2010

Online on

28.10.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

23.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

98120655.0

Keywords:

Neuheit - neue Verwendung eines bekannten Stoffes (bejaht)
Entscheidung über die Beschwerde - Zurückverweisung (verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und 1. Hilfsantrag (verneint), 2. Hilfsantrag (bejaht)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T184707.20100923
T 0346/08 () of 25.10.2010

Online on

28.10.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

25.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07G 1/14

Application no.

05075146.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.926K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034608.20101025
T 2041/07 () of 21.9.2010

Online on

27.10.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

21.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16P 3/14

Application no.

02021518.2

Keywords:

Neuheit, Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit, Hauptantrag (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.166K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T204107.20100921
T 0322/08 () of 11.8.2010

Online on

27.10.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

11.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 45/72

Application no.

02747130.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Haupt- und Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Zulassung eines in der mündlichen Verhandlung vorgelegten neuen Hilfsantrags (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.410K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T032208.20100811
T 0530/08 (Composition de teinture/L'OREAL) of 14.9.2010

Online on

27.10.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

14.9.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

99934801.4

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui) - essais comparatifs probants - amélioration surprenante au regard de l'état de la technique

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 2.129M)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T053008.20100914
T 0754/08 () of 21.9.2010

Online on

27.10.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

21.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16B 31/04

Application no.

01106856.6

Keywords:

Oral submissions by a former patent attorney (allowed)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.649K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T075408.20100921
T 2199/08 () of 10.8.2010

Online on

27.10.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 45/72

Application no.

02004846.8

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1, nein
Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hilfsantrag 1, nein
Zulässigkeit der verspätet vorgelegten Hilfsanträge 2 und 3, nein

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T219908.20100810
T 0155/09 () of 28.9.2010

Online on

27.10.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21B 45/02

Application no.

00907970.8

Keywords:

Late-filed document (not admitted)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 70.422K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015509.20100928
T 0201/10 (Human insulin/FERRING INT.) of 20.10.2010

Online on

27.10.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

20.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/28

Application no.

95907193.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T020110.20101020
T 0057/07 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

26.10.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

97400833.6

Keywords:

Activité inventive (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 47.988K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T005707.20100622
T 0629/07 (Detection of loss of p53/THE JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY) of 15.9.2010

Online on

25.10.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

15.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

90301817.4

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 62.396K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062907.20100915
T 1151/07 (Fast disintegrating tablets/DAINIPPON SUMITOMO PHARMA) of 14.9.2010

Online on

25.10.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

14.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/36

Application no.

00902958.8

Keywords:

Main request: Inventive step (no) obvious solution
Auxiliary requests (not allowable): unallowable generalisation from one example

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T115107.20100914
T 0041/09 (Inadmissible language of appeal) of 14.9.2010

Online on

25.10.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 47/08

Application no.

01500089.6

Keywords:

Notice of appeal - inadmissible language
Translation - not a notice of appeal
Re-establishment of rights - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T004109.20100914
T 0735/10 () of 13.10.2010

Online on

25.10.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

13.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/663

Application no.

03813545.5

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T073510.20101013
T 0152/07 () of 15.10.2010

Online on

22.10.2010

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

15.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

99908851.1

Keywords:

Basis of decisions - opportunity to comment (yes)
Late filed response to appeal admitted
Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015207.20101015
T 0913/07 (Melamine production/DSM) of 4.10.2010

Online on

22.10.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

4.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 251/60

Application no.

97930895.4

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (yes) - process step neither explicitly nor implicitly disclosed
Remittal to the department of first instance

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.855K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T091307.20101004
T 1289/07 () of 22.7.2010

Online on

22.10.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 9/31

Application no.

04007841.2

Keywords:

Main request: Inventive step - no
Auxiliary request: Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128907.20100722
T 0296/08 () of 13.10.2010

Online on

22.10.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01C 21/16

Application no.

05027955.3

Keywords:

Amended claims of the present divisional application do not extend beyond the content of the earlier application (parent application)
Subject-matter of independent claims include all essential features

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.965K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029608.20101013
T 0460/08 () of 10.8.2010

Online on

22.10.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23L 1/314

Application no.

00910861.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.977K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T046008.20100810
T 0588/08 (Dual resonance antenna apparatus/MURATA) of 18.10.2010

Online on

22.10.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

18.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 1/18

Application no.

02786142.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes (after amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.962K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T058808.20101018
T 1718/08 () of 18.10.2010

Online on

22.10.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

18.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01J 3/26

Application no.

04715878.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.761K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171808.20101018
T 2342/08 () of 23.9.2010

Online on

22.10.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 1/46

Application no.

01971704.0

Keywords:

Anforderungen an eine Beschwerdebegründung - nicht erfüllt
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - nein

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.748K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T234208.20100923
T 0069/08 () of 7.10.2010

Online on

21.10.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

7.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 9/22

Application no.

01304608.1

Keywords:

Claim 1 - Article 123(2) - requirement not fulfilled

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.872K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T006908.20101007
T 0807/08 () of 20.10.2010

Online on

21.10.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/36

Application no.

01107870.6

Keywords:

Novelty - yes - features not disclosed in combination
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 214.861K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T080708.20101020
T 1979/08 () of 24.9.2010

Online on

21.10.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04G 1/00

Application no.

02726331.8

Keywords:

Document referred to for the first time in appeal proceedings during oral proceedings before the Board - not admitted (point 3 of reasons)
Article 84 - description not in agreement with claims (main request)
Removal of brackets in claim is not contrary to doctrine of reformatio in peius (point 5 of reasons)
Inventive step (yes) - definition of an objective problem starting from closest prior art

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T197908.20100924
T 0151/09 () of 14.9.2010

Online on

21.10.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

14.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01K 1/12

Application no.

03744828.9

Keywords:

Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag - Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Zurückverweisung zur weiteren Entscheidung (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.205K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015109.20100914
T 0344/10 (Unzulässigkeit der Beschwerde mangels Einreichung einer … of 30.9.2010

Online on

21.10.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23B 27/08

Application no.

02782421.8

Keywords:

-

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.810K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034410.20100930
T 1347/07 () of 10.8.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

10.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02K 11/04

Application no.

98905360.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs - ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein (Hauptantrag), ja (Hilfsantrag 1)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.697K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T134707.20100810
T 1970/07 (Raloxifene L-lactate/FARMACEUTISK FABRIK) of 10.9.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 409/12

Application no.

03747847.6

Keywords:

Sole request:
- requirements of Article 123(2), 82, 83 and 84 EPC fulfilled
- novelty (yes) - specific configuration not disclosed
- remittal to the first instance for further prosecution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 74.786K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T197007.20100910
T 1994/07 (Bone growth-promoting compositions/GENETICS INSTITUTE) of 9.9.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

9.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/22

Application no.

00970914.8

Keywords:

All requests: Inventive step (no): improvement not credible in the absence of evidence - obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.532K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T199407.20100909
T 0608/08 () of 22.7.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 1/12

Application no.

99104487.6

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag VIII: nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfanträge II, III - VII, IX - XI: nein)
Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hilfantrag I: ja)
Klarheit (Hilfantrag I: nein)
Zulässigkeit (Hilfsantrag XII: nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (nein)
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 98.975K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T060808.20100722
T 1536/08 () of 12.8.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F04B 1/00

Application no.

01903796.9

Keywords:

Evidence provided in photocopies not in the original printed version
Decision refusing for this reason to take this evidence into account, despite an offer made in the notice of opposition to provide the original printed version
Apportionment of costs (no)
Violation of the right to be heard
Remittal of the case to the first instance without comment as to its merits
Reimbursement of appeal fee

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.602K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T153608.20100812
T 1621/08 (Sanitizing and cleaning compositions/ECOLAB) of 17.9.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/00

Application no.

02784458.8

Keywords:

Admissiblity of new documents and experimental evidence submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal: yes
Inventive step (all requests): no - experimental evidence that the alleged technical problem is not solved throughout the whole extent of claim 1

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.531K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162108.20100917
T 0146/09 () of 10.8.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

01918043.9

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 119.479K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014609.20100810
T 0183/09 () of 9.9.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47K 10/36

Application no.

02250907.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) (main, 1st auxiliary request)
Late filed requests - admitted (no) (auxiliary requests 2-4)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.755K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018309.20100909
T 0219/09 () of 27.9.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63C 11/22

Application no.

01100891.9

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes) (all requests)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.311K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T021909.20100927
T 0785/09 () of 12.8.2010

Online on

20.10.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02M 65/00

Application no.

01303830.2

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request - filed during oral proceedings - not admitted

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.355K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T078509.20100812
T 0272/07 (Electrodeposition/NIPPON PAINT) of 16.9.2010

Online on

19.10.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C25D 13/00

Application no.

97932983.6

Keywords:

Main request: extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
All requests: sufficient disclosure of the invention (no) - undue burden in carrying out the invention throughout the whole area claimed - research programm

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.081K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T027207.20100916
T 0457/07 (mGluR5 antagonists/NOVARTIS AG) of 10.9.2010

Online on

19.10.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/44

Application no.

99948905.7

Keywords:

All requests: inventive step (no): obvious alternative

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.499K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T045707.20100910
T 1989/07 () of 28.7.2010

Online on

19.10.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

28.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60C 9/22

Application no.

00114211.6

Keywords:

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

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 82.274K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198907.20100728
T 0907/08 () of 28.9.2010

Online on

19.10.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

28.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01D 5/245

Application no.

95120185.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.638K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T090708.20100928
T 1065/08 (Berechtigungsprüfung anhand eines öffentlichen Schlüssels/BOSCH) of 17.8.2010

Online on

19.10.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

17.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

02737763.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein (Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 51.107K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T106508.20100817
T 2103/09 (MVA virus/BAVARIAN NORDIC) of 15.10.2010

Online on

19.10.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/40

Application no.

97943887.6

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation (yes) - applicants' last submissions not taken into consideration in the Reasons
Remittal to the first instance (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.288K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T210309.20101015
T 1343/06 (Schaumprodukt zur Haarbehandlung/WELLA AG) of 16.9.2010

Online on

18.10.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/11

Application no.

03008416.4

Keywords:

Änderungen (zulässig)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja): wegweisende Lehre im Stand der Technik

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.595K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T134306.20100916
T 1196/07 (Remote programming of a peristaltic pump/CURLIN) of 16.7.2010

Online on

18.10.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

16.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

03771777.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (main and auxiliary request)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.295K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T119607.20100716
T 0105/08 (Two different modes for transmitting discard information/LG) of 8.9.2010

Online on

18.10.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

8.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/08

Application no.

01122369.0

Keywords:

Validity of the claimed priorities - no (after amendment)
Introduction on the board's own motion of prior art published in the priority interval
Remittal to the department of first instance for further prosecution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.071K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T010508.20100908
T 1692/08 () of 30.9.2010

Online on

18.10.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

30.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 65/21

Application no.

02740501.8

Keywords:

Klarheit (bejaht)
Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T169208.20100930
T 1723/08 () of 28.9.2010

Online on

18.10.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B25F 3/00

Application no.

02015914.1

Keywords:

Clarity (no) - (main request, remaining auxiliary requests 2 and 3)
Late-filed auxiliary request 4: not admitted

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T172308.20100928
T 2134/08 () of 28.9.2010

Online on

18.10.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B25F 3/00

Application no.

99310263.1

Keywords:

Amendments: not allowable (main request)
Late-filed auxiliary request: not admitted

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T213408.20100928
T 1131/10 () of 24.9.2010

Online on

18.10.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

24.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 1/24

Application no.

07115433.0

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113110.20100924
T 1253/06 (Stabilized preparation/NEKTAR THERAPEUTICS) of 12.8.2010

Online on

15.10.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

12.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00

Application no.

98954933.2

Keywords:

Added matter - no: basis in the description as filed
Novelty - yes - undisclosed feature
Inventive steps - yes - non obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.724K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T125306.20100812
T 1435/06 () of 21.9.2010

Online on

15.10.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

21.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 5/00

Application no.

00935390.5

Keywords:

Novelty (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T143506.20100921
T 0351/08 () of 8.9.2010

Online on

15.10.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01J 3/46

Application no.

96307246.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - claims 1, 5 (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 79.502K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035108.20100908
T 1315/09 () of 6.10.2010

Online on

15.10.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

6.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 2/00

Application no.

04003265.8

Keywords:

Klarheit des geänderten Anspruchs 1 - nein

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.987K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131509.20101006
T 1034/10 () of 5.10.2010

Online on

15.10.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 5/06

Application no.

05739572.5

Keywords:

Interlocutory revision: should have been granted

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T103410.20101005
T 0475/07 (Arylmetallverbindungen/MERCK) of 8.9.2010

Online on

14.10.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

8.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07F 5/02

Application no.

99124079.7

Keywords:

Fristgerechtes Nachreichen von Vollmacht, Name und Anschrift der Beschwerdeführer - Beschwerde I gilt als eingelegt und zulässig
Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1-3: Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Hilfsantrag 4: nicht zugelassen
Kostenentscheidung: fester Betrag angeordnet

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 42.336K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047507.20100908
T 0482/07 () of 25.8.2010

Online on

14.10.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

25.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/04

Application no.

00935303.8

Keywords:

Clarity (Main Request; Auxiliary Requests I and III): no; subject-matter claimed not unambigously defined
Amendments: extended subject-matter (Auxiliary request II): yes; new combination of features not directly and unambiguously disclosed in the application as filed

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 70.943K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048207.20100825
T 1054/07 () of 15.9.2010

Online on

14.10.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

15.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 5/15

Application no.

00117504.1

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Zulässigkeit von Änderungen (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.958K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105407.20100915
T 1634/07 () of 24.6.2010

Online on

14.10.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60K 31/00

Application no.

03016670.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit, Hauptantrag (nein)
Hilfsantrag - Zulässigkeit (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.746K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T163407.20100624
T 2160/08 () of 6.10.2010

Online on

14.10.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

6.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 29/064

Application no.

05022597.8

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter as regards parent application as filed (no), as regards divisional application as filed (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 79.263K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T216008.20101006
T 0824/09 (Dishwashing compositions/PROCTER) of 6.8.2010

Online on

14.10.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

6.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/72

Application no.

00908588.7

Keywords:

Extension beyond the application as filed (yes)"

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.592K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T082409.20100806
T 1381/10 (Inhalative Lösungsformulierung/ROEHRINGER) of 8.10.2010

Online on

14.10.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

8.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/46

Application no.

01992710.2

Keywords:

Fehlende Begründung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.558K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T138110.20101008
T 1708/06 () of 28.9.2010

Online on

13.10.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

28.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03F 9/00

Application no.

03078743.6

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.584K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T170806.20100928
T 0511/07 (Mobile communication terminal/NOKIA) of 4.5.2010

Online on

13.10.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

4.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/725

Application no.

00916968.1

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation (no)
Admissibility of the sole request (no)
Absence of appellant at oral proceedings

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T051107.20100504
T 1478/07 (Multimodal polyethylene/BOREALIS TECHNOLOGY OY) of 19.2.2010

Online on

13.10.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

19.2.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 123/04

Application no.

96922070.6

Keywords:

Main request - auxiliary requests 1, 2, 2A, 3-5, 7-11: admissibility (yes)
Auxiliary request 6 - admissibility (no) - change of subject-matter
Main request, auxiliary requests 1, 2, 2A, 3, 4, 5 - objectionable under Article 100(c) EPC (yes)
Auxiliary request 7 - inventive step (no) - obvious alternative
Auxiliary requests 8-11 - conciseness - clarity (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 168.626K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T147807.20100219
T 1440/08 () of 5.8.2010

Online on

13.10.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

5.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16F 15/131

Application no.

05005229.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit Hauptantrag - verneint
Klarheit - Hilfsantrag 1 - verneint
Erfinderische Tätigkeit Hilfsantrag 2 - bejaht

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 141.878K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144008.20100805
T 1924/08 () of 10.9.2010

Online on

13.10.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F27D 1/10
C03B 5/43
C04B 35/66
B22D 41/02
C21C 7/04

Application no.

05018796.2

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.185K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T192408.20100910
T 0036/09 (Diesel gas oil/SNAMPROGETTI) of 11.8.2010

Online on

13.10.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

11.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10L 1/18

Application no.

00202579.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of late filed evidence (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.098K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003609.20100811
T 0851/09 (Delta endotoxin/MONSANTO) of 29.9.2010

Online on

13.10.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

29.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/12

Application no.

99958782.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 73.006K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T085109.20100929
T 0533/08 () of 6.7.2010

Online on

12.10.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/22

Application no.

02007160.1

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.423K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T053308.20100706
T 0204/09 (Verwendung eines Mehrstufenrührers/BASF) of 13.8.2010

Online on

12.10.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 19/18

Application no.

98104830.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (beide Anträge) - nein

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.074K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T020409.20100813
T 0019/10 () of 5.10.2010

Online on

12.10.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

5.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 21/01

Application no.

03776908.0

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.629K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001910.20101005
T 0903/10 (Soap bar composition/UNILEVER) of 4.10.2010

Online on

12.10.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

4.10.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 9/26

Application no.

05743021.7

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation (yes): reasons for an auxiliary request missing in the decision under appeal
Remittal (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.526K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T090310.20101004
T 0794/07 () of 23.6.2010

Online on

11.10.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

23.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 11/02

Application no.

02016274.9

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.237K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079407.20100623
T 1051/07 () of 24.9.2010

Online on

11.10.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

24.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 19/00

Application no.

02021882.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.755K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105107.20100924
T 1425/07 (Anti-dandruff shampoo/PROCTER) of 20.8.2010

Online on

11.10.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/50

Application no.

00928693.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - advantageous technical effect not predictable

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.011K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T142507.20100820
T 1741/07 () of 28.7.2010

Online on

11.10.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

28.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B61L 23/04

Application no.

04251840.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Admissibility of late-filed request (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.942K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T174107.20100728
T 0018/08 (Device for drug delivery/BOSTON SCIENTIFIC) of 17.8.2010

Online on

11.10.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

17.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 29/02

Application no.

99962978.5

Keywords:

Main request: Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) claimed combination of features not individualised
Auxiliary requests: Disclosure - sufficiency (no): feature not defined and therefore not to be measured

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.671K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001808.20100817
T 0342/08 (Viscosity improvers/LUBRIZOL CORP.) of 12.5.2010

Online on

11.10.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

12.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 145/14

Application no.

99301178.2

Keywords:

Admission of an objection based on Article 100(b) - (no) - not substantiated in grounds of opposition
Novelty (yes) - public prior use not convincingly shown
Inventive step - (yes) - unexpected improvement credibly shown on the whole scope

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 76.286K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034208.20100512
T 0521/08 () of 9.9.2010

Online on

11.10.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.9.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

E05F 11/48

Application no.

01402689.2

Keywords:

Requête déposée tardivement (admise)
Reformatio in peius (non)
Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)
Renvoi de la procédure orale (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 43.882K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052108.20100909
T 1343/08 () of 3.8.2010

Online on

11.10.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

3.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16B 5/02

Application no.

99964917.1

Keywords:

Allowability of amendments (no)
Admissions of late filed request (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.083K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T134308.20100803
T 1857/07 (Photoresist/SHIPLEY) of 9.7.2010

Online on

08.10.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

9.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03F 7/09

Application no.

99118332.8

Keywords:

Late-filed requests - admitted
Lack of inventive step - all requests

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.340K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185707.20100709
T 1280/08 (Immunoglobulin products/STATENS SERUM INSTITUT) of 29.9.2010

Online on

08.10.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

29.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/06

Application no.

99955389.4

Keywords:

Main request - admissibility, inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.467K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128008.20100929
T 0801/09 () of 17.8.2010

Online on

08.10.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01D 5/28

Application no.

98309624.9

Keywords:

Right to be heard - alleged procedural violation
Amendments - allowable
Novelty - yes
Request of a referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - refused

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.560K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T080109.20100817
T 1934/06 (Water deionization/THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY) of 27.9.2010

Online on

07.10.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

27.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C02F 1/42

Application no.

02734641.0

Keywords:

Novelty - no (main request)
Clarity - no (auxiliary request)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.562K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193406.20100927
T 0941/07 () of 16.9.2010

Online on

07.10.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07C 9/00

Application no.

01103644.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.188K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094107.20100916
T 1926/09 (Magnetorheological device/LORD CORP) of 28.9.2010

Online on

07.10.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01F 7/16

Application no.

06010838.8

Keywords:

Appeal (inadmissible) - Notice of appeal (missing) - Appeal fee (paid): not sufficient for valid filing of the appeal
Reimbursement of the appeal fee: no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.902K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T192609.20100928
J 0010/10 () of 28.9.2010

Online on

06.10.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

28.9.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05815208.3

Keywords:

Paiement de la taxe (non)
Recours réputé non formé

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 24.971K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001010.20100928
T 1578/07 () of 31.8.2010

Online on

06.10.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

31.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10K 15/02

Application no.

99305632.4

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 125.629K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T157807.20100831
T 0341/10 () of 27.9.2010

Online on

06.10.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

27.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/47

Application no.

00117536.3

Keywords:

Inadmissibility of the appeal

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.525K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034110.20100927
T 0485/05 (Water treatment system/OTV) of 8.6.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C02F 1/00

Application no.

98923710.2

Keywords:

Novelty (main request - auxiliary requests 1 and 2): no - prior use - sale without confidentiality obligation
Inventive step (auxiliary requests 3 and 4): no - conventional design elements

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.093K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048505.20100608
T 1907/06 (Thioarabinofuranosyl/SOUTHERN RESEARCH INSTITUTE) of 27.7.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/70

Application no.

99935854.2

Keywords:

Remittal - yes: unexamined issues

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 62.966K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190706.20100727
T 0121/07 () of 5.8.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 71/02

Application no.

01976135.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - non obvious combination of known features

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.134K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T012107.20100805
T 0401/07 (Aerosols/ELAN PHARMA INTERNATIONAL LIMITED) of 29.6.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

29.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/12

Application no.

96906566.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - no - claims alternative

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.153K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T040107.20100629
T 0459/07 () of 19.7.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

19.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 18/48

Application no.

98118033.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Aufgabe und Lösung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - unzulässige Ex-post-facto-Analyse

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 209.495K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T045907.20100719
T 0580/07 (Image content search II / SHARP K.K.) of 1.7.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30
H04N 5/76

Application no.

01976747.4

Keywords:

Novelty (all requests): no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.686K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T058007.20100701
T 0581/07 (Image content search I / SHARP K.K.) of 1.7.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30
H04N 7/173
H04N 5/76

Application no.

01976746.6

Keywords:

Novelty (main request, second auxiliary request): no
Inventive step (first auxiliary request): no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.589K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T058107.20100701
T 0831/07 () of 17.8.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

17.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 67/02

Application no.

98941706.8

Keywords:

Decision reasoned in the sense of Rule 111(2) EPC (no) - mere summary of parties' submissions does not reason the decision
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 147.194K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T083107.20100817
T 1808/07 () of 9.7.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

9.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 11/34
G06F 11/07

Application no.

02794959.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.062K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T180807.20100709
T 0274/08 () of 30.9.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

30.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E21D 1/00

Application no.

02780817.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.524K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T027408.20100930
T 0331/08 () of 23.9.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

23.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/26

Application no.

99937629.6

Keywords:

Notice of appeal filed by non-permitted means - no legal effect
Good faith - responsibility of professional representative to ensure instructions of the EPO are followed
Restitution in integrum - no - not all due care

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.673K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T033108.20100923
T 0716/08 (Infectious salmon anaemia virus vaccine/INTERVET) of 19.8.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

19.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/11

Application no.

02785223.5

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Clarity, support, sufficiency of disclosure, novelty (yes)
Inventive step - problem solved (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 155.986K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T071608.20100819
T 1098/08 () of 29.6.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 33/20

Application no.

97945017.8

Keywords:

Exercise of opposition division's discretion (confirmed)
Late filed document (not admitted into the proceedings)
Novelty and Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.854K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109808.20100629
T 1897/08 () of 7.9.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

7.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D01G 25/00

Application no.

03766219.4

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - ja
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.005K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T189708.20100907
T 2100/08 () of 30.6.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 39/00

Application no.

01305153.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (patent as granted)
Inventive step - yes (amended claims)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.157K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T210008.20100630
T 0156/09 (Image content search III / SHARP K.K.) of 1.7.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30
H04N 7/173
H04N 5/76

Application no.

01974806.0

Keywords:

Novelty (main request, first, second auxiliary requests): no
Inventive step (third auxiliary request): no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.755K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015609.20100701
T 0568/09 () of 16.9.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D06F 83/00

Application no.

99122646.5

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (verneint, Aufgabe und Lösung)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.267K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T056809.20100916
T 1284/09 () of 1.9.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

1.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 15/38

Application no.

99126270.0

Keywords:

Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühren nach doppelter Beschwerde - abgelehnt

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.276K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128409.20100901
T 2193/09 () of 13.7.2010

Online on

05.10.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

13.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 20/10

Application no.

97113311.1

Keywords:

Form of appeal - grounds - substantiation (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.562K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T219309.20100713
T 0979/06 () of 21.9.2010

Online on

04.10.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

21.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/14

Application no.

99937490.3

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (yes)
Inventive step (yes) after amendment
Patentable inventions - computer programs

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.987K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T097906.20100921
T 1861/07 () of 27.7.2010

Online on

04.10.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B44F 1/12

Application no.

99901510.0

Keywords:

Novelty: main request and third auxiliary request - no
Inventive step: first and second auxiliary requests - no"; fourth auxiliary request - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.640K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T186107.20100727
T 0146/08 () of 24.8.2010

Online on

04.10.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

24.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 14/54

Application no.

99810972.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag - nein, Hilfsantrag - ja)
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 56.967K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014608.20100824
T 0949/08 () of 6.9.2010

Online on

04.10.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B05C 11/02

Application no.

03720149.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs - ja (Pkt. 1)
Wirksamkeit der Priorität - nein (Pkt. 2)
Bedeutung eines eine Funktionsangabe enthaltenden Merkmals (Pkte. 3.3, 3.4)
Offenbarung D3 (Pkte. 4.2-4.4)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 120.123K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094908.20100906
T 2058/08 () of 2.9.2010

Online on

04.10.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

2.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F04C 23/02

Application no.

03755115.7

Keywords:

Beteiligte am Beschwerdeverfahren - Beschwerdeberechtigung (verneint)
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (nein)
Kostenverteilung (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.730K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T205808.20100902
T 2074/08 () of 13.9.2010

Online on

04.10.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 45/27

Application no.

01949138.0

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.901K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T207408.20100913
T 0393/09 () of 21.9.2010

Online on

04.10.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

21.9.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08J 9/14

Application no.

05739659.0

Keywords:

Activité inventive (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 33.444K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039309.20100921
T 0352/10 () of 13.8.2010

Online on

04.10.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29D 24/00

Application no.

01967625.3

Keywords:

Neuheit - ja
Zurückverweisung an die Einspruchsabteilung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 117.116K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035210.20100813
T 1312/04 (Béton pour chapes/ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE) of 18.5.2010

Online on

01.10.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.5.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C04B 28/02

Application no.

00925375.8

Keywords:

Exposé suffisant de l'invention (oui)
Renvoi (oui)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 86.833K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131204.20100518
T 1446/06 (Distributed program execution/CITRIX SYSTEMS) of 6.5.2010

Online on

01.10.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

6.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/50

Application no.

02768936.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - extending client side file-type association (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.596K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144606.20100506
T 1300/07 (Chemical reactor/MEGGIT (U.K.) Ltd.) of 23.7.2010

Online on

01.10.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

23.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 8/02

Application no.

01946803.2

Keywords:

Novelty, inventive step (main request) - yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.371K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T130007.20100723
T 1643/07 () of 21.7.2010

Online on

01.10.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

21.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/01

Application no.

98906726.9

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.024K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T164307.20100721
T 1683/07 () of 17.6.2010

Online on

01.10.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/32

Application no.

97950985.8

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.904K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T168307.20100617
T 0075/08 () of 3.8.2010

Online on

01.10.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

3.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 5/445

Application no.

97304522.2

Keywords:

Clarity, inventive step (yes, after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.222K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T007508.20100803
T 0969/08 (Refractory/NAUK) of 10.9.2010

Online on

01.10.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 35/38

Application no.

99935200.8

Keywords:

Clarity: yes
Extension beyond the content of the application as filed: no
Novelty: yes
Inventive step (yes) non obvious alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.187K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T096908.20100910
T 2323/09 (Resistor/REFRATECHNIK) of 31.8.2010

Online on

01.10.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

31.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C04B 35/05

Application no.

02007036.3

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (ja) - routinemäßige Versuche können Informationslücken schließen (2.3.4)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 40.715K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T232309.20100831
T 0919/10 () of 28.9.2010

Online on

01.10.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

28.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 17/32

Application no.

00200658.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - no
Reimbursement of appeal fee - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 17.604K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T091910.20100928

September 2010

T 0517/06 (Hydrate d'aluminium dispersible/IFP) of 21.7.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

21.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C01F 7/02

Application no.

99929417.6

Keywords:

Exposé de l'invention suffisamment clair et complet: oui
Renvoi: oui

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 53.774K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T051706.20100721
T 0012/07 (Aggregation of proteins/QUADRANT DRUG DELIVERY LIMITED) of 15.6.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/26

Application no.

95921031.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no): The subject-matter of all requests constitutes an arbitrary selection over the closest prior art.

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.805K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001207.20100615
T 0984/07 (Homogenization/APV) of 2.8.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

2.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01F 5/06

Application no.

98909117.8

Keywords:

Extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 152.236K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098407.20100802
T 1445/07 (Home network using electrical wiring/MICROSOFT) of 22.9.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

22.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/28

Application no.

05012490.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - Main request (yes)
J 0010/07

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.211K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144507.20100922
T 1546/07 () of 29.6.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

29.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/11

Application no.

04254282.9

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.459K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154607.20100629
T 1589/07 () of 1.7.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 7/06

Application no.

00954384.4

Keywords:

Neuer Hauptantrag: Änderungen zulässig, Klarheit (ja); Durchführbarkeit (ja); Neuheit (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz zur weiteren Entscheidung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 77.276K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T158907.20100701
T 0550/08 () of 10.9.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23L 1/308

Application no.

00127737.5

Keywords:

Neuheit - ja
Zurückverweisung - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 72.641K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055008.20100910
T 1088/08 () of 13.8.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

13.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23L 1/30

Application no.

03026659.7

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung (bejaht)
Klarheit der Ansprüche (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 78.464K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108808.20100813
T 1743/08 () of 20.7.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 33/38

Application no.

02079668.6

Keywords:

Amendments (allowable)
Inventive step (yes)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.461K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T174308.20100720
T 1989/08 () of 21.7.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

21.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02M 25/00

Application no.

02718362.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) (all requests)
Remittal (no)
Technical prejudice (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.021K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198908.20100721
T 2355/08 (Methylated DNA/EPIGENOMICS) of 15.9.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

04090321.3

Keywords:

Claim request - added subject-matter (no), clarity (yes), novelty (yes), inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.961K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T235508.20100915
T 2341/09 (Xylanases/RESEARCH COUNCIL) of 16.9.2010

Online on

30.09.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/56

Application no.

99972259.8

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.288K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T234109.20100916
T 0558/07 () of 14.4.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.4.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B65D 83/38

Application no.

00962615.1

Keywords:

Nouveauté: oui
Activité inventive: oui

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 36.920K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055807.20100414
T 1888/07 () of 7.9.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

7.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24C 15/00

Application no.

01957883.0

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.966K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T188807.20100907
T 1912/07 (Notification/DELAVAL) of 16.7.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

16.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

01937096.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.025K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T191207.20100716
T 1018/08 () of 9.7.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60Q 1/22

Application no.

01911972.6

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.486K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T101808.20100709
T 1471/08 () of 8.9.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 81/34

Application no.

98958769.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: ja

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T147108.20100908
T 1813/08 () of 4.8.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A62B 3/00

Application no.

04013825.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht, nach Änderungen)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.082K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T181308.20100804
T 1833/08 () of 3.8.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

3.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 5/40

Application no.

99307836.9

Keywords:

Extension beyond content of application as filed (all requests, yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T183308.20100803
T 1986/08 () of 25.6.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A45D 27/10

Application no.

03760629.0

Keywords:

Neuheit (verneint - Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag I
Änderungen - Erweiterung (bejaht - Hilfsanträge II, III)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Zulässigkeit (verneint - Hilfsantrag IV)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198608.20100625
T 2249/08 () of 1.7.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/06

Application no.

03078505.9

Keywords:

Novelty - all requests (no)

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.771K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T224908.20100701
T 0148/09 () of 27.7.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 1/02

Application no.

01850058.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Remittal (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.356K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014809.20100727
T 0479/09 () of 5.8.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

5.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24F 17/00

Application no.

03752865.0

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.614K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047909.20100805
T 1126/09 () of 12.8.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B28B 7/00

Application no.

01112543.2

Keywords:

Berücksichtigung weiteren Standes der Technik - ja (vgl. Pkt. 8.3)
Anwendung des "could-would Ansatzes" - Anhaltspunkte für die Kombination der Lehren zweier Entgegenhaltungen - ja (vgl. Pkte. 9.7.1, 9.7.2)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - sämtliche Anträge - nein (vgl. Pkte. 9.4, 9.5, 10.3, 11.4, 11.5.1, 11.5.4)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 69.030K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T112609.20100812
T 1985/09 () of 23.7.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

23.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01D 78/10

Application no.

06003558.1

Keywords:

Anspruchserweiterung (bejaht) (alle Anträge)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.892K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198509.20100723
T 2265/09 () of 16.9.2010

Online on

29.09.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

16.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 2/16

Application no.

06741308.8

Keywords:

Appeal fee not paid in due time
Appeal deemed not to have been filed

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.191K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T226509.20100916
G 0001/09 (Pending application/SONY) of 27.9.2010

Online on

28.09.2010

Board

EBA

Decision date

27.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 11/273

Application no.

05027368.9

Keywords:

Pending application - Definition
Divisional application
Appeal period

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 155.471K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:G000109.20100927
T 2006/07 () of 8.1.2010

Online on

28.09.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.1.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 29/40

Application no.

00910374.8

Keywords:

Amendments allowable (yes) - proper basis in the application as filed
Extension of scope of protection (no) - proper interpretation of granted claim
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.958K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200607.20100108
T 0383/08 () of 30.6.2010

Online on

28.09.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

30.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04B 2/96

Application no.

01103626.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 91.646K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T038308.20100630
T 0876/08 (Commercial information ringback tone/RINGFREE) of 29.7.2010

Online on

28.09.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

29.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/487

Application no.

99973969.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 4, 4A, 5 to 7, 7A, 10 to 12 (yes)
Extension of protection conferred - auxiliary requests 8 and 9 (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087608.20100729
T 0945/08 () of 15.7.2010

Online on

28.09.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 31/02

Application no.

05760435.7

Keywords:

Procedural violation (no)
Undisclosed restriction, intermediate generalization

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.934K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094508.20100715
T 1072/08 (Vorrichtung zum Steuern/MACMOTER) of 3.9.2010

Online on

28.09.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

3.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05G 9/047

Application no.

00121983.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - verneint

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.548K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T107208.20100903
T 1123/08 () of 15.7.2010

Online on

28.09.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21J 3/00

Application no.

01113215.6

Keywords:

Late filed documents (not admitted)
Novelty (main request, no ; auxiliary request, yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (auxiliary request 1, yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.010K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T112308.20100715
T 1275/08 (Funktionszustandsinformation/VODAFONE) of 10.9.2010

Online on

28.09.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

06009944.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Klarheit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.771K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T127508.20100910
T 1786/08 () of 22.7.2010

Online on

28.09.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F41H 5/26

Application no.

99120097.3

Keywords:

Neuheit - Kombination von Merkmalen kann nicht unmittelbar und eindeutig abgeleitet werden (Punkt 2.1)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - rückschauende Betrachtungsweise

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 47.239K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178608.20100722
R 0018/09 (Fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC/JOHNSON) of 27.9.2010

Online on

27.09.2010

Board

EBA

Decision date

27.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94

Application no.

99902690.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of petition for review filed by one of joint proprietors (yes)
The list of grounds for petition for review in Article 112a(2) and Rule 104 EPC is exhaustive
Allowability of petition for review (no)
Partial apportionment of costs of review proceedings (no)
Acceleration requests in review proceedings unnecessary

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 73.759K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R001809.20100927
T 1251/07 (Photoinitiators/CIBA) of 21.9.2010

Online on

27.09.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

21.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07F 7/08

Application no.

01962915.3

Keywords:

Art. 123(2) - requirements met for the main request
Unity of invention - reasons given do not apply
Remittal to the department of first instance for further examination

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.126K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T125107.20100921
T 1724/07 (Glucose-Containing Preparation/SHIMIZU PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD) of 22.7.2010

Online on

27.09.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/08

Application no.

98938896.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no): the comparative tests do not show an improvement over the closest prior art
Reformulation of the problem,, obvious alternative

Distribution

C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.146K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T172407.20100722
T 0448/08 () of 22.7.2010

Online on

27.09.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B43K 5/00

Application no.

99965421.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag) - nein

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 73.266K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T044808.20100722
T 0401/06 (Concrete accelerator/CRT) of 10.6.2010

Online on

24.09.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 28/02

Application no.

00941998.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal: yes
Admissibility of a new claims request filed at the oral proceedings in the absence of the other party: yes
Added subject-matter: no
Clarity and support by the description: yes
sufficiency of disclosure: yes
Novelty: yes
Inventive step: yes - evidence for a particular effect in the application

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 116.063K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T040106.20100610
T 0992/07 () of 27.7.2010

Online on

24.09.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B05B 13/04

Application no.

01913963.3

Keywords:

Procédure orale en l'absence des parties
Nouveauté: oui
Activité inventive: non

Distribution

C

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 36.239K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T099207.20100727
T 1363/07 () of 14.9.2010

Online on

24.09.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

14.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 7/08

Application no.

00988470.1

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.125K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T136307.20100914
T 1935/07 () of 7.9.2010

Online on

24.09.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

7.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/403

Application no.

96937919.7

Keywords:

No extension beyond the content of the application as filed

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.616K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193507.20100907
T 0015/08 () of 10.9.2010

Online on

24.09.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/00

Application no.

01979991.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes - after amendments)
Remittal for further prosecution

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.009K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001508.20100910
T 0070/08 () of 9.9.2010

Online on

24.09.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

9.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 23/02

Application no.

97905178.6

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes - amended claims)" "Reimbursement of appeal fee relating to a previous appeal rectified by the examining division (no)

Distribution

C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.005K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T007008.20100909
T 0317/08 () of 20.7.2010

Online on

24.09.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 9/00

Application no.

99936488.8

Keywords:

Main first and second auxiliary requests: sufficiency - no
Third auxiliary request: sufficiency - yes, inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 68.486K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T031708.20100720
T 0138/08 () of 13.7.2010

Online on

23.09.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

13.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/145

Application no.

00950543.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes, after amendments)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.178K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013808.20100713
T 0860/08 () of 27.7.2010

Online on

23.09.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 65/02

Application no.

99202615.3

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 5, yes - auxiliary request 6, no)
Admissibility of auxiliary request 6 (yes)
Extension of the scope of protection (auxiliary request 6, no)
Referral to Enlarged Board (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.876K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T086008.20100727
T 1051/08 (RDS broadcast receiver II/CLARION) of 14.7.2010

Online on

23.09.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04H 1/00

Application no.

93119152.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and auxiliary request) - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.907K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105108.20100714
T 0946/10 (Aneinander angepasste Thermistoren/EPCOS) of 14.9.2010

Online on

23.09.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04M 3/18

Application no.

03797180.1

Keywords:

Neuheit - verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.538K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094610.20100914
T 0563/08 () of 27.7.2010

Online on

22.09.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22F 1/04

Application no.

97118981.6

Keywords:

Late filed documents (admitted in part)
Late filed amended claims (admitted)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.691K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T056308.20100727
T 0606/09 () of 8.9.2010

Online on

22.09.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

8.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 21/02

Application no.

03075673.8

Keywords:

Lapse of patent
Termination of appeal proceedings

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.496K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T060609.20100908
T 0985/07 () of 15.6.2010

Online on

21.09.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B32B 17/10

Application no.

98932221.9

Keywords:

Usage public antérieur allegué - irrecevable
Requête principale : nouveauté - (non)
Première requête subsidiaire : clarté (non)
Deuxième requête subsidiaire : modifications irrecevables
Troisième requête subsidiaire: nouveauté - (oui), activité inventive - (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 64.883K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098507.20100615
T 1185/08 () of 29.7.2010

Online on

21.09.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

29.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/32

Application no.

04027056.3

Keywords:

Extended subject-matter (yes)
Novelty (no)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.517K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T118508.20100729
T 0945/09 (Taurolidine in delivery systems/GEISTLICH) of 23.6.2010

Online on

21.09.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

23.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/495

Application no.

97950310.9

Keywords:

Novelty (no): Public prior use

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.751K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094509.20100623
T 1138/09 () of 29.6.2010

Online on

21.09.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

29.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/36

Application no.

92916254.3

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fees (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.061K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113809.20100629
T 1111/10 () of 8.9.2010

Online on

21.09.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/305

Application no.

03761459.1

Keywords:

No text agreed by the patentee - Revocation of the patent

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.885K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111110.20100908
T 0743/07 (Epoxidation process/SUMITOMO) of 26.3.2010

Online on

20.09.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

26.3.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 301/12

Application no.

97109326.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes) - single step process not included
Inventive step (no) - obvious combination of steps

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.555K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T074307.20100326
T 0816/07 () of 3.8.2010

Online on

20.09.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

3.8.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G08G 1/127

Application no.

98917187.1

Keywords:

Requête principale - activité inventive (non)
Requête auxiliaire - extension (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 38.990K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T081607.20100803
T 0116/08 () of 22.7.2010

Online on

20.09.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08K 3/04

Application no.

98959965.9

Keywords:

Nouveauté (requête principale): oui, pas de divulgation directe et sans ambiguïté de l'objet revendiqué
Activité inventive (requête principale): oui

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 71.584K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T011608.20100722
T 0175/08 (Preparation of 5-carboxyphthalide/INFOSINT) of 27.7.2010

Online on

20.09.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 307/88

Application no.

00203602.8

Keywords:

Main and first auxiliary requests: novelty (yes), novel combination of process features
Main request: inventive step (no), obvious alternative process
First auxiliary request: inventive step (yes), fair comparative tests

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 80.245K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T017508.20100727
T 2016/09 (Treatment of hydrocarbon products/CHEVRON) of 12.8.2010

Online on

20.09.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10G 67/00

Application no.

03737625.8

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Compliance with the requirements of Article 84 (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.870K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T201609.20100812
T 0342/06 () of 12.2.2010

Online on

17.09.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

12.2.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 1/16

Application no.

96307374.7

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.638K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034206.20100212
T 1555/07 () of 19.8.2010

Online on

17.09.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

19.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 4/10

Application no.

98310415.9

Keywords:

Allowability of amendments (main request - no; first to fourth auxiliary request - yes)
New objections under Article 123(2) EPC - not admitted
Inventive step (first to fourth auxiliary requests - no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T155507.20100819
T 0346/10 () of 3.9.2010

Online on

17.09.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

3.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06M 16/00

Application no.

97914869.9

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.253K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034610.20100903
T 0539/06 () of 15.12.2009

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

15.12.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05K 7/14

Application no.

00910656.8

Keywords:

Einspruch zulässig
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.579K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T053906.20091215
T 0552/06 () of 18.8.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

18.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/167

Application no.

00904592.3

Keywords:

Request admitted in oral proceedings in absence of appellant
Right to informal telephone consultation (no)
Basis of decisions - opportunity to comment (yes)
Claims - clarity (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.930K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055206.20100818
T 0238/07 () of 19.7.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

19.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/173

Application no.

97304798.8

Keywords:

Claims - support by description - (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.378K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T023807.20100719
T 0792/07 () of 8.7.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

98112651.9

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Hauptantrags (bejaht)
Änderungen - Erweiterung (verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.849K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079207.20100708
T 0817/07 () of 26.5.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

26.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H03L 7/085

Application no.

04709233.3

Keywords:

Verletzung des Anspruchs auf rechtliches Gehör (nein)
Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge I - VII (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsanträge VIII bis XV (nein)
Zulässigkeit eines verspätet eingereichten Antrags (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (nein)

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 106.153K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T081707.20100526
T 0983/07 (Honeycomb/IBIDEN) of 27.8.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

27.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 39/20

Application no.

03795443.5

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - no
Clarity and support by the description: yes
Novelty - yes
Inventive step (yes) - evidence for an improvement in the application

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 159.497K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098307.20100827
T 1491/07 () of 15.7.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C23C 2/28

Application no.

98402165.9

Keywords:

Recevabilité du recours (oui)
Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 98.027K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149107.20100715
T 1753/07 (Fabric softener/P&G) of 28.7.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/00

Application no.

96933199.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.596K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T175307.20100728
T 0353/08 (Call interception/NOKIA) of 2.6.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

2.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/34

Application no.

01989614.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and auxiliary requests) - no

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 140.452K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035308.20100602
T 0782/08 () of 28.7.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04B 21/14

Application no.

97939730.4

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (no) - feature in claim lacking technical significance
First to fourth auxiliary requests - clarity - (no)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.905K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T078208.20100728
T 1759/08 () of 13.7.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

13.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66D 1/48

Application no.

04006657.3

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag) - nein
Ausführbarkeit (Hilfsantrag) - nein

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 109.626K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T175908.20100713
T 0262/10 (Notification, re-establishment of rights/KIMBERLY-CLARK) of 10.9.2010

Online on

16.09.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

01935338.2

Keywords:

Communication never duly notified - legal basis for re-establishment of rights (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.853K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T026210.20100910
T 0192/08 (Composition pour la teinture d'oxydation/L'ORÉAL) of 7.7.2010

Online on

15.09.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

98939694.0

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui): amélioration démontrée - essais comparatifs probants et extrapolables à toute la portée de la revendication

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 82.252K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T019208.20100707
T 0592/08 (Composition pour la teinture d'oxydation/L'ORÉAL) of 24.6.2010

Online on

15.09.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

24.6.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

01272052.0

Keywords:

Requête principale: activité inventive (non) - approche problème/solution - pas d'amélioration sur toute la portée de la revendication - reformulation du problème technique - solution évidente
Requête auxiliaire (rejetée) - présentée tardivement et non clairement fondée

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C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 119.021K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T059208.20100624
T 1397/08 (Composition pour la teinture d'oxydation/L'OREAL) of 8.7.2010

Online on

15.09.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

8.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

98939723.7

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui) : amélioration démontrée - essais comparatifs probants et extrapolables à toute la portée de la revendication

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 57.019K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T139708.20100708
T 0072/07 () of 23.6.2010

Online on

14.09.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/165
A61K 47/02
A61K 47/18
A61N 1/30

Application no.

97946508.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.918K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T007207.20100623
T 0790/07 () of 8.9.2010

Online on

14.09.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.9.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/00

Application no.

03290631.5

Keywords:

Révocation à l'initiative du titulaire du brevet

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 23.593K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079007.20100908
T 0279/08 () of 20.7.2010

Online on

14.09.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E06B 3/663

Application no.

98309295.8

Keywords:

Late filed documents (admitted)
Inventive step (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.324K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T027908.20100720
T 0555/07 (Method for washing clothes/KAO) of 18.6.2010

Online on

13.09.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

18.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/06

Application no.

97905476.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request and first auxiliary request): no - obvious alternative
Article 123(3) EPC (second auxiliary request): protection extended

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.761K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055507.20100618
T 1160/10 () of 3.9.2010

Online on

13.09.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

3.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/32

Application no.

03766996.7

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.014K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T116010.20100903
R 0009/10 (Fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC/SONY) of 10.9.2010

Online on

10.09.2010

Board

EBA

Decision date

10.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 1/24
H01Q 21/29

Application no.

04291741.9

Keywords:

Petition for review - clearly unallowable

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.813K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R000910.20100910
T 1032/06 () of 23.6.2010

Online on

10.09.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

23.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/14

Application no.

97927581.5

Keywords:

Insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.242K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T103206.20100623
T 0952/07 () of 6.9.2010

Online on

10.09.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.9.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 9/007

Application no.

02709109.9

Keywords:

Lack of reasoning (yes)
Procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.771K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095207.20100906
T 0220/08 () of 6.9.2010

Online on

10.09.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.9.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60J 7/14

Application no.

01402101.8

Keywords:

"Nouveauté - demande européenne antérieure - (oui, après modifications")
Renvoi devant la première instance pour examiner la question de l'activité inventive

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Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 36.578K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T022008.20100906
T 1827/08 () of 15.7.2010

Online on

10.09.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24D 3/14
C23C 14/20

Application no.

01945825.6

Keywords:

Novelty - selection from a range (yes)
Inventive step - exclusion of hindsight

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.826K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T182708.20100715
T 1782/06 () of 27.5.2010

Online on

09.09.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

27.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

97202422.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - Main Request

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.960K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178206.20100527
T 2032/07 (Use of orazamide orotate/SAVVIPHARM) of 31.8.2010

Online on

09.09.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

31.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/416

Application no.

00928256.7

Keywords:

Main request: Novelty and inventive step (yes) after amendments

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.735K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T203207.20100831
T 1891/08 () of 22.7.2010

Online on

09.09.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 19/05

Application no.

04252649.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.524K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T189108.20100722
T 0641/07 (Béton UHP/BOUYGUES-LAFARGE) of 6.7.2010

Online on

08.09.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

6.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C04B 28/02

Application no.

01907735.3

Keywords:

Exposé suffisant de l'invention (oui) - correction évidente d'une référence erronée à une méthode de mesure - méthode de mesure identifiable par reproduction d'un exemple du brevet

Distribution

B

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 131.340K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T064107.20100706
T 2193/08 (Saponification of jojoba oil/INTERNATIONAL FLORA TECHNOLOGIES) of 27.7.2010

Online on

08.09.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

00989549.1

Keywords:

Amendments (allowable) - no added subject-matter
Novelty (yes)
Remittal - outstanding issues

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.541K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T219308.20100727
T 2211/09 () of 3.9.2010

Online on

08.09.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

3.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

05812259.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - geänderter Anspruch 1 (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.867K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T221109.20100903
R 0020/09 (Schwerwiegender Verstoß gegen Art. 113 (1) EPÜ, sonstiger … of 7.9.2010

Online on

07.09.2010

Board

EBA

Decision date

7.9.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 38/17

Application no.

99913314.3

Keywords:

Antrag auf Überprüfung - offensichtlich unbegründet

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.769K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R002009.20100907
T 1010/08 () of 24.8.2010

Online on

07.09.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21C 25/02

Application no.

01914060.7

Keywords:

Product claims - novelty, inventive step (yes)
New ground of opposition - not admitted - proprietor's consent refused
Declarations to prove general knowledge of skilled person - late filed - not admitted

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.881K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T101008.20100824
T 1968/08 () of 10.8.2010

Online on

07.09.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 4/12

Application no.

05715061.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein, kein Synergieeffekt nachgewiesen ; Aufgabe - alternative Regelung bereitzustellen ; could-would-Ansatz - nicht anwendbar

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 96.312K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196808.20100810
T 0610/08 (Verfahren zur Reinigung einer Rohacrylsäureschmelze/BASF) of 13.7.2010

Online on

06.09.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

13.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 51/43

Application no.

01919426.5

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - Lösung der technischen Aufgabe nicht vom Stand der Technik nahegelegt

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 75.053K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T061008.20100713
T 0230/07 (Colloidal binder/PAROC) of 5.5.2010

Online on

03.09.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

5.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 13/00

Application no.

01947491.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes): non-obvious alternative

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 108.376K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T023007.20100505
T 0432/07 (Coated electrode material/SAMSUNG) of 2.8.2010

Online on

03.09.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

2.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 4/50

Application no.

99402595.5

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 74.248K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T043207.20100802
T 1019/07 () of 22.7.2010

Online on

03.09.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 37/02

Application no.

01948546.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (no)
Remittal for further prosecution

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.003K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T101907.20100722
T 1950/07 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

03.09.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16D 23/14

Application no.

00301891.8

Keywords:

Decision reasoned (no)
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Remittal (yes)
Refund of appeal fees (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.449K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T195007.20100622
T 0940/06 (Schneckenpresse/TULUM) of 20.7.2010

Online on

02.09.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

20.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 11/00

Application no.

00958043.2

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - Verbesserung nachgewiesen - technische Lösung nicht aus Stand der Technik ableitbar

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.221K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094006.20100720
T 1114/06 (Production of difluoromethane/HONEYWELL) of 15.6.2010

Online on

02.09.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 19/08

Application no.

96930874.1

Keywords:

Both requests: inventive step (no) - purported improvement not shown - reformulation of problem - obvious solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.056K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111406.20100615
T 1397/07 (Dimerisation process/NESTLE OIL OYJ) of 6.5.2010

Online on

02.09.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 2/08

Application no.

99660161.3

Keywords:

Main request: Novelty (no)
Auxiliary request I: Novelty (yes) - no implicit disclosure, inventive step (no) - arbitrary selection - no deterrent
Auxiliary request II (not admitted): late-filed - not clearly allowable - added subject-matter

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.393K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T139707.20100506
T 1279/08 (Verwendung von Mikropigmenten zur Bräunungsverhinderung/CIBA) of 27.5.2010

Online on

02.09.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

27.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

00810580.1

Keywords:

Änderung (nicht zulässig) - Punktueller Wert aus einem Beispiel nicht untere Grenze eines Bereichs - Beispiel fällt ohnehin nicht unter den Anspruch

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 69.531K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T127908.20100527
T 2116/09 (Biosensors/WALES) of 25.8.2010

Online on

02.09.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/00

Application no.

04798537.9

Keywords:

Main request: clarity (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Added subject-matter (no)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.134K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T211609.20100825
J 0011/09 (Wiedereinsetzung) of 23.8.2010

Online on

01.09.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

23.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A63B 51/00

Application no.

06010024.5

Keywords:

Wiedereinsetzung in den vorigen Stand der versäumten Frist zur Zahlung der Jahresgebühr mit Zuschlagsgebühr: nein
Entscheidung im schriftlichen Verfahren wegen nur bedingten Antrages auf mündliche Verhandlung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001109.20100823
J 0012/09 (Wiedereinsetzung) of 23.8.2010

Online on

01.09.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

23.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A63B 51/00

Application no.

06009936.3

Keywords:

Wiedereinsetzung in den vorigen Stand der versäumten Frist zur Zahlung der Jahresgebühr mit Zuschlagsgebühr: nein
Entscheidung im schriftlichen Verfahren wegen nur bedingten Antrages auf mündliche Verhandlung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001209.20100823
J 0013/09 (Wiedereinsetzung) of 23.8.2010

Online on

01.09.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

23.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A63C 17/12

Application no.

06010148.2

Keywords:

Wiedereinsetzung in den vorigen Stand der versäumten Frist zur Zahlung der Jahresgebühr mit Zuschlagsgebühr: nein
Entscheidung im schriftlichen Verfahren wegen nur bedingten Antrages auf mündliche Verhandlung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001309.20100823
J 0014/09 (Wiedereinsetzung) of 23.8.2010

Online on

01.09.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

23.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A63B 49/08

Application no.

06010026.0

Keywords:

Wiedereinsetzung in den vorigen Stand der versäumten Frist zur Zahlung der Jahresgebühr mit Zuschlagsgebühr: nein
Entscheidung im schriftlichen Verfahren wegen nur bedingten Antrages auf mündliche Verhandlung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001409.20100823
T 0628/07 (Data rate negotiation method/GLOBALFOUNDRIES) of 6.7.2010

Online on

01.09.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

6.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

02703270.5

Keywords:

Oral proceedings held in absence of appellant
Acknowledged background art as the closest prior art
Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.383K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062807.20100706
T 0532/09 () of 3.8.2010

Online on

01.09.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 14/50

Application no.

06000340.7

Keywords:

Nichterscheinen bei der mündlichen Verhandlung - rechtliches Gehör
Klarheit (Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge I, III und IV - verneint)
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (Hilfsanträge II und V - verneint)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (abgelehnt)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T053209.20100803
T 1317/09 () of 29.7.2010

Online on

01.09.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

29.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 4/08

Application no.

05018871.3

Keywords:

Erweiterung gegenüber ursprünglicher Offenbarung (alle Anträge - bejaht)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131709.20100729

August 2010

J 0008/09 (Re-establishment of rights) of 23.8.2010

Online on

31.08.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

23.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/64

Application no.

04025916.0

Keywords:

Restitutio in integrum (no)
Applicant acting alone
Due care (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J000809.20100823
T 0566/07 (Vital dyes for vitreo-retinal surgery/MELLES) of 17.5.2010

Online on

31.08.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

17.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 49/00

Application no.

99921290.5

Keywords:

All requests: allowability under Art. 53(c) EPC - no: Claim 1 comprises two separate methods, i.e. a diagnostic method defined by a Swiss-type claim followed by a separate method of surgery

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T056607.20100517
T 0646/07 (Packaging a substrate/AFFYMETRIX) of 3.2.2010

Online on

30.08.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

3.2.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/543

Application no.

95303356.0

Keywords:

Claims as granted
Added matter (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T064607.20100203
T 0260/08 (Cleansing block/RECKITT) of 20.7.2010

Online on

30.08.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

99902684.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (main and first auxiliary request)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T026008.20100720
T 1493/08 () of 1.7.2010

Online on

30.08.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/40

Application no.

01974148.7

Keywords:

Novelty (yes): particular exemplified compositions
Inventive step (yes): unexpected improvement made credible

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149308.20100701
T 1579/08 (Softening detergent tablet/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 23.7.2010

Online on

30.08.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

23.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/12

Application no.

00928165.0

Keywords:

Novelty over document E4 (yes)
Priority date valid (no) - correction of error in the priority document not directly and unambigously derivable
Admissibility of new document cited in the statement of the grounds of appeal (yes)
Remittal (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T157908.20100723
T 0804/08 () of 13.7.2010

Online on

27.08.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

13.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E02D 5/74
E02D 37/00
E02D 29/02

Application no.

99102574.3

Keywords:

Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.970K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T080408.20100713
T 1152/08 (Traitement d'air/AIR LIQUIDE) of 12.8.2010

Online on

27.08.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.8.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01D 53/00

Application no.

00403096.1

Keywords:

Procédure de recours terminée (oui) - brevet éteint dans tous les états désignés

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 27.524K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T115208.20100812
T 2012/08 () of 24.8.2010

Online on

27.08.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04B 2/96

Application no.

00122229.8

Keywords:

Berücksichtigung eines während des Einspruchsverfahrens spät vorgebrachten Standes der Technik: bestätigt
Neuheit: nein

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T201208.20100824
T 0622/10 () of 24.8.2010

Online on

27.08.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F25B 49/00

Application no.

04820073.7

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062210.20100824
T 1303/06 () of 25.6.2010

Online on

26.08.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/087

Application no.

94480054.9

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.814K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T130306.20100625
T 0294/07 (Anaesthetic formulation/PROTEXEON) of 12.8.2010

Online on

26.08.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 45/06

Application no.

00940519.2

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029407.20100812
T 0957/07 (Urea quality/CLEAN DIESEL) of 10.8.2010

Online on

26.08.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 21/20

Application no.

99954924.9

Keywords:

Added subject-matter: no
Clarity: yes
Sufficiency of disclosure: yes
Remittal for further prosecution: yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.074K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095707.20100810
T 1715/07 () of 1.7.2010

Online on

26.08.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08F 4/00

Application no.

99112156.7

Keywords:

Recevabilité des requêtes déposées tardivement: non (requête principale et requêtes subsidiaires 1 à 5); oui (requête subsidiaire 6)
Nouveauté: oui (requête subsidiaire 6 modifiée); produit-par-procédé effectivement caractérisé par le procédé de fabrication
Activité inventive: oui (requête subsidiaire 6 modifiée); produit en soi concevable mais pour lequel il n'existait pas de procédé de fabrication connu

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171507.20100701
T 0379/08 (Auswahl alphanumerischer Datensätze mittels einem zu einem … of 30.6.2010

Online on

26.08.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

30.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/023

Application no.

00117238.6

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T037908.20100630
T 0988/08 () of 20.7.2010

Online on

26.08.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

20.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04H 1/04

Application no.

03020306.1

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - Neuheit (bejaht)
Hauptantrag - Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)
Hilfsantrag 1 - Erweiterung (verneint)
Hilfsantrag 1 - Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.352K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098808.20100720
T 1139/08 (Phleum pratense allergen/CONSIGLIO NAZIONALE) of 12.7.2010

Online on

26.08.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/45

Application no.

01976216.0

Keywords:

Admission of late-filed request (yes)
Main request: added matter, extension of scope (no); sufficiency of disclosure, novelty, inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.950K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113908.20100712
T 2000/08 () of 26.7.2010

Online on

25.08.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

26.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

03732480.3

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.975K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200008.20100726
T 2414/09 (Impossibility of validating late payment of fee for re-establishment) of 18.8.2010

Online on

25.08.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

18.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 237/04

Application no.

05750957.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.618K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T241409.20100818
T 1441/06 () of 1.7.2010

Online on

24.08.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

97915356.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - no
Costs - apportionment - no

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.172K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144106.20100701
T 1763/07 () of 6.7.2010

Online on

24.08.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

6.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 59/00

Application no.

95927720.3

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag, nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsantrag 1, nein)
Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hilfsanträge 2 bis 5 und 8 bis 11, ja)
Klarheit (Hilfsanträge 2a, 3a, 6 und 7, nein)
Zulässigkeit (Hilfsantrag 2b, nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 43.114K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T176307.20100706
T 1329/08 () of 20.7.2010

Online on

24.08.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60D 1/54

Application no.

03742875.2

Keywords:

Neuer Einspruchsgrund (Keine Zustimmung der Patentinhaberin)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.964K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132908.20100720
T 1661/08 () of 8.7.2010

Online on

24.08.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

8.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 5/035

Application no.

01126895.0

Keywords:

Matter extending beyond the disclosure of the patent application (all requests, yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.346K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166108.20100708
T 0625/09 (Commande tactile/DELPHI TECHNOLOGIES INC.) of 21.7.2010

Online on

24.08.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G05D 3/10

Application no.

04360076.6

Keywords:

Remboursement de taxes de recours - non

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 33.882K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062509.20100721
T 1316/06 () of 14.4.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.4.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

97918243.3

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui) - amélioration démontrée - non suggérée

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 60.681K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131606.20100414
T 0872/07 () of 25.6.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 21/90

Application no.

05005396.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja - geänderte Ansprüche)

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.569K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087207.20100625
T 1119/07 () of 12.8.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

12.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/90

Application no.

99109539.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - claims 1, 12 (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.072K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111907.20100812
T 0249/08 () of 1.7.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 47/42

Application no.

99906236.7

Keywords:

Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (nein)
Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.612K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T024908.20100701
T 0858/08 () of 10.6.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 15/32

Application no.

02006463.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag - nein)
Zulässigkeit eines verspätet vorgelegten Hilfsantrags (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.168K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T085808.20100610
T 0938/08 (Subtilisin/NOVOZYMES) of 15.4.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/54

Application no.

99102452.2

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request 1: added matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.800K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T093808.20100415
T 1237/08 (Preparation of melamine/DSM) of 26.7.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

26.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 251/60

Application no.

00964775.1

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (no), obvious combination of prior art teachings

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.483K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T123708.20100726
T 1283/08 () of 14.7.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

14.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60D 1/54

Application no.

02017117.9

Keywords:

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

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.666K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128308.20100714
T 1904/08 (Protease variants/GENENCOR) of 8.6.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

8.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/57

Application no.

98955111.4

Keywords:

Documents cited on appeal - admitted (no)
Main request: inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request: inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.330K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190408.20100608
T 1243/09 (Acoustic ejection of fluids/PICOLITER) of 4.8.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

4.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 19/00

Application no.

05018038.9

Keywords:

Subject-matter of divisional application extending beyond the content of the earlier application (no)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.960K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T124309.20100804
T 0767/10 () of 3.8.2010

Online on

23.08.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

3.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 61/04

Application no.

03756687.4

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.245K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T076710.20100803
T 1293/06 (Improved pharmaceutical compositions/UPJOHN) of 6.7.2010

Online on

19.08.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

6.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/545

Application no.

97948461.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no): Effect not credible over the scope of product claim, arbitrary choice of quantity of component

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.632K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129306.20100706
T 0973/07 () of 8.7.2010

Online on

19.08.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

8.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 7/08

Application no.

02254285.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.682K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T097307.20100708
T 1758/07 () of 7.6.2010

Online on

19.08.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

7.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/00

Application no.

97948938.2

Keywords:

First medical use: Novelty, Inventive step (yes)
First and second medical use claims in one set of claims (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 95.914K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T175807.20100607
T 0266/07 () of 25.6.2010

Online on

18.08.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/54
G01R 33/565
G01R 33/561

Application no.

98962092.7

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 123.428K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T026607.20100625
T 1611/07 () of 24.6.2010

Online on

18.08.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 65/34

Application no.

98123250.7

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hauptantrag, ja)
Zulässigkeit des Hilfsantrags (nein)

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.371K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161107.20100624
T 1901/07 () of 5.7.2010

Online on

18.08.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

5.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01B 7/00

Application no.

03749357.4

Keywords:

Remittal for further prosecution (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.010K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190107.20100705
D 0012/09 () of 16.6.2010

Online on

17.08.2010

Board

DBA

Decision date

16.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.587K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:D001209.20100616
T 0797/07 () of 27.7.2010

Online on

17.08.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 23/38

Application no.

00106533.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes (after amendment)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.591K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079707.20100727
T 0097/10 () of 2.7.2010

Online on

17.08.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

2.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01T 4/14

Application no.

01810770.6

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.696K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T009710.20100702
T 1682/07 (On-line control of a chemical process plant/EXXONMOBIL) of 9.6.2010

Online on

16.08.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

9.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05D 21/02

Application no.

97953394.0

Keywords:

inventive step (main request and 1. - 6. auxiliary requests - no
inventive step (7. auxiliary request) - yes
sufficiency of disclosure (7. auxiliary request) - yes
extension of protection - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.108K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T168207.20100609
T 0642/07 (Chromosome-wide analysis/WHITEHEAD INSTITUTE) of 30.7.2010

Online on

13.08.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

30.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

00959909.3

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.531K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T064207.20100730
T 1488/07 () of 24.6.2010

Online on

13.08.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

24.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09B 7/04

Application no.

99973509.5

Keywords:

Clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.090K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T148807.20100624
T 1853/07 () of 25.6.2010

Online on

13.08.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09B 7/04

Application no.

99973506.1

Keywords:

Clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.709K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185307.20100625
T 0168/08 () of 23.7.2010

Online on

13.08.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66C 23/80

Application no.

02022974.6

Keywords:

Main Request - Art. 123(2) EPC requirements fulfilled (no)
1st auxiliary request - inventive step (yes); Art. 123(2) and (3) (yes)
Illegible document

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.597K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T016808.20100723
T 0206/10 (Procedural violation/ISTITUTO DI RICERCHE BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE P. … of 9.8.2010

Online on

13.08.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

9.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 471/04

Application no.

03768014.7

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.364K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T020610.20100809
T 0501/10 (Protease inhibitors/SEQUOIA) of 9.8.2010

Online on

13.08.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

9.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 307/93

Application no.

03723624.7

Keywords:

Missing Statement of Grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 14.980K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T050110.20100809
T 0293/08 () of 6.7.2010

Online on

12.08.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 69/00

Application no.

98307149.9

Keywords:

Maintenance in amended form - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 98.486K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029308.20100706
T 1432/08 () of 13.7.2010

Online on

12.08.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

13.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 3/263

Application no.

99106735.6

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit - bejaht
Neuheit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 1 - verneint
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 2 - verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.964K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T143208.20100713
T 1908/08 () of 15.7.2010

Online on

12.08.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C21C 5/46

Application no.

04741571.6

Keywords:

Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - nach Änderung der Ansprüche

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.231K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190808.20100715
T 0365/09 () of 14.4.2010

Online on

12.08.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08B 37/08

Application no.

99968778.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - ex post facto analysis
Inventive step - non-obvious combination of known features
Inventive step - problem and solution
Res judicata

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 138.975K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T036509.20100414
T 0211/10 () of 13.7.2010

Online on

12.08.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 47/84

Application no.

07019681.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (alle Anträge): nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.630K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T021110.20100713
T 1263/07 () of 16.6.2010

Online on

11.08.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03F 1/32

Application no.

00306917.6

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary requests - inadmissible extension (yes); correct two-part form (no)
Second auxiliary request - inadmissible extension (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.064K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126307.20100616
T 0476/08 () of 7.7.2010

Online on

11.08.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

7.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/89

Application no.

98901263.8

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.106K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047608.20100707
T 2274/08 () of 11.6.2010

Online on

11.08.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

11.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01J 5/013

Application no.

02014570.2

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Hauptantrag - Neuheit (ja) - erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Hilfsantrag - Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.069K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T227408.20100611
T 1547/09 () of 8.6.2010

Online on

11.08.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

8.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 13/12

Application no.

02770314.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) (all requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.979K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154709.20100608
T 0301/10 () of 2.8.2010

Online on

11.08.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

2.8.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 29/00

Application no.

05803704.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)
Refusal of application after a single communication - procedural violation (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.162K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T030110.20100802
T 1685/07 () of 4.8.2010

Online on

10.08.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F25J 3/04

Application no.

01976074.3

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderischer Schritt (nein)
Zulässigkeit Hilfsanträge (teilweise verneint)

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 49.899K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T168507.20100804
T 0046/08 (Soft tissue paper/P&G) of 16.7.2010

Online on

10.08.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 27/02

Application no.

97951707.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.302K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T004608.20100716
T 2151/08 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

10.08.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/00

Application no.

95202007.1

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Main request - novelty and inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.273K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T215108.20100622
T 0086/10 (Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr) of 4.8.2010

Online on

09.08.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.8.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04F 15/14

Application no.

01994601.1

Keywords:

Keine Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr nach Rücknahme der Beschwerde

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.651K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T008610.20100804
T 1787/07 () of 1.7.2010

Online on

06.08.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 7/04

Application no.

99102057.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: Hauptantrag (nein), Hilfsantrag (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.549K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178707.20100701
T 0993/07 (Field device management system/FISCHER-ROSEMOUNT) of 20.5.2010

Online on

05.08.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

20.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/042

Application no.

99115001.2

Keywords:

Amendments occasioned by a ground for opposition - main and first auxiliary requests (no)
Added subject-matter - second and third auxiliary requests (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.738K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T099307.20100520
T 2036/07 (Carrousel/MAASLAND) of 18.6.2010

Online on

05.08.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

18.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

01100040.3

Keywords:

Added subject-matter

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.007K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T203607.20100618
T 1473/08 (IKK Inhibitors/BOEHRINGER) of 26.7.2010

Online on

05.08.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

26.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 495/04

Application no.

04813233.6

Keywords:

Remittal after amendment

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.793K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T147308.20100726
T 1477/08 (ACE inhibitors/SANOFI-AVENTIS) of 22.7.2010

Online on

05.08.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/55

Application no.

00965898.0

Keywords:

Main request - amendments, remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.509K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T147708.20100722
J 0001/10 (Designation of inventor/KOVAC) of 30.7.2010

Online on

04.08.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

30.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22D 7/12

Application no.

08106006.3

Keywords:

Designation of inventor - 16-month period - reduced by earlier publication of the application (no)
Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.976K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J000110.20100730
T 0936/07 () of 16.6.2010

Online on

04.08.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

16.6.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B05D 3/02

Application no.

96400929.4

Keywords:

Nouveauté: oui
Activité inventive: non

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 41.443K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T093607.20100616
T 1003/07 () of 2.6.2010

Online on

04.08.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

2.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16C 13/00

Application no.

00120628.3

Keywords:

Zulassung verspätet eingereichter Dokumente (verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.449K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T100307.20100602
T 1411/07 (Verfahren zur Herstellung von Vinylestern aus Butenoligomeren/EVONIK … of 29.6.2010

Online on

04.08.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

29.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 67/465

Application no.

00103784.5

Keywords:

Entscheidungsbegründung (nein)
Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs nicht begründet - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja)
Zurückverweisung an erste Instanz

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.623K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T141107.20100629
T 0169/08 () of 25.6.2010

Online on

04.08.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 1/04

Application no.

97917652.6

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (main request): yes (point 2)
Added subject-matter (auxiliary request): no (point 4)
Oral proceedings in absence of both parties: yes (point 1)
Inventive step: reasoning of first instance decision applies also to claims amended in appeal proceedings (point 5)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.579K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T016908.20100625
T 2287/08 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

04.08.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06

Application no.

03078948.1

Keywords:

Remittal to first instance - fresh case

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.873K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T228708.20100622
T 0244/10 (Diagnosis autoimmune/DIAGNOSTIC HYBRIDS) of 27.7.2010

Online on

04.08.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

27.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/02

Application no.

01964687.6

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter (no)
Remittal to examining division (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.107K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T024410.20100727
T 0672/07 () of 19.5.2010

Online on

03.08.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

19.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 31/30

Application no.

96111162.2

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 101.314K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T067207.20100519
T 1133/07 (Accessing objects/FUJITSU) of 15.7.2010

Online on

03.08.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

15.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

01301591.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - choosing object version to modify (no)
Inventive step - marking object as deleted (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.290K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113307.20100715
T 2432/09 () of 13.7.2010

Online on

03.08.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

13.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 15/00

Application no.

03727486.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.400K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T243209.20100713
T 0027/07 () of 20.2.2009

Online on

02.08.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

20.2.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 1/12

Application no.

99115093.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.066K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T002707.20090220
T 0138/07 (Remote data facility/EMC) of 17.6.2010

Online on

02.08.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 11/00
H04L 29/08

Application no.

02021471.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.354K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013807.20100617
T 0100/08 () of 11.5.2010

Online on

02.08.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

11.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41F 31/22

Application no.

99250278.1

Keywords:

Extension beyond the content of the application as filed (main request, yes)
Admissibility of late filed requests (auxiliary request I, yes, auxiliary requests II and III, no)
Inventive step (auxiliary request I, no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.015K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T010008.20100511
T 2245/08 (Master data management/SAP AG) of 22.7.2010

Online on

02.08.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

22.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

03794019.4

Keywords:

Clarity (main request): yes
Amendments (admissible)
Remittal for further prosecution
Oral proceedings requested as an auxiliary measure - appointed (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.973K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T224508.20100722

July 2010

T 0981/06 (Patient monitoring system using wireless Internet/PHILIPS) of 26.5.2010

Online on

30.07.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

26.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

00989280.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request - yes after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.731K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098106.20100526
T 1625/06 (Adaptive air interface waveform/POWERWAVE) of 17.6.2010

Online on

30.07.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

03724276.5

Keywords:

Oral proceedings held in absence of appellant
Sufficiency of disclosure (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.657K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162506.20100617
T 1392/08 () of 10.6.2010

Online on

30.07.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 3/3463

Application no.

01402155.4

Keywords:

Main request - sufficiency - no
Auxiliary request 1 - sufficiency - yes
Incomplete search - remittal

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.145K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T139208.20100610
T 1318/06 (Cryptographic computer interface for smart cards/MICROSOFT) of 20.7.2010

Online on

29.07.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

20.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

00945066.9

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (no)
First auxiliary request - inventive step (no, after amendment)
Second auxiliary request - inventive step (no, after amendment)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131806.20100720
T 1181/07 () of 19.7.2010

Online on

29.07.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

19.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16D 3/26

Application no.

01983129.6

Keywords:

Inventive step after amendment - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.845K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T118107.20100719
T 1132/08 () of 24.6.2010

Online on

29.07.2010

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

24.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05F 5/02

Application no.

03702581.4

Keywords:

Neuheit - bejaht

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113208.20100624
R 0006/10 (Occlusion apparatus/BOARD OF REGENTS UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SYSTEM) of 28.7.2010

Online on

28.07.2010

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/12

Application no.

00917730.4

Keywords:

Petition for review - clearly inadmissible

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.743K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R000610.20100728
R 0007/10 (A declotting method and apparatus/BOARD OF REGENTS UNIVERSITY OF … of 28.7.2010

Online on

28.07.2010

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/22

Application no.

00914800.8

Keywords:

Petition for review - clearly inadmissible

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.707K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R000710.20100728
T 1968/07 (Different scroll modes for alphabetized list/THOMSON) of 25.6.2010

Online on

28.07.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

04751839.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes (after amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.027K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196807.20100625
T 0878/07 (Synthetic Diesel Fuel/EXXON) of 30.6.2010

Online on

27.07.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

30.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10L 1/02

Application no.

96936259.9

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.828K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087807.20100630
T 0879/07 (Synthetic Diesel Fuel/EXXON) of 30.6.2010

Online on

27.07.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

30.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10L 1/02

Application no.

96935878.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of amendments (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.568K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087907.20100630
T 0185/08 () of 15.6.2010

Online on

27.07.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

00122936.8

Keywords:

Wirksame Inanspruchnahme der Priorität (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 71.896K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018508.20100615
T 1939/07 () of 15.7.2010

Online on

26.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

15.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23Q 11/08

Application no.

03711813.0

Keywords:

Claim 1 inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.638K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193907.20100715
T 0543/08 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

26.07.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04F 15/14
E04F 15/02
E04F 13/08
E04F 15/04

Application no.

99203328.2

Keywords:

Inventive step: no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T054308.20100622
T 1467/08 (Liquid distribution device/HALDOR TOPSOE) of 16.6.2010

Online on

26.07.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 3/26

Application no.

97121495.2

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no): amended claim supported by the teaching of the figures of the application as filed read in combination with its description and its claims
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T146708.20100616
T 0639/09 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

26.07.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41C 1/05

Application no.

01201770.3

Keywords:

Extension beyond the content of the application as filed - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.650K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063909.20100622
T 1934/09 () of 20.7.2010

Online on

26.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01D 5/28

Application no.

05257289.8

Keywords:

Claims - clarity - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.084K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193409.20100720
T 0721/07 () of 17.6.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65H 45/09

Application no.

02010262.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request, second to fourth auxiliary requests, no)
Added subject-matter (first and fifth to ninth auxiliary requests, yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.737K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T072107.20100617
T 0896/07 () of 29.4.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

29.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41C 1/10

Application no.

00202100.4

Keywords:

Sufficency of Disclosure (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 65.682K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T089607.20100429
T 1088/07 (Antimicrobial compositions/HEALTHPRO BRANDS) of 23.6.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

23.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 37/36

Application no.

01912896.6

Keywords:

Main request, auxiliary request 4 - novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests 1 to 3 - clarity (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.646K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108807.20100623
T 1115/07 () of 26.5.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

26.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 3/03

Application no.

00932634.9

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable
Inventive step - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.284K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111507.20100526
T 1197/07 (DNA Intercalators/ABBOTT LABORATORIES) of 5.3.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

5.3.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 219/14

Application no.

04001486.2

Keywords:

Main request - amendments supported by the application as originally filed (yes)
Priority - validly claimed (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no) - obvious alternative DNA intercalators

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 70.981K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T119707.20100305
T 1663/07 (Single use cleansing products/P&G) of 22.6.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/50

Application no.

97945196.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request, first auxiliary request (no)
Admissibility of late-filed requests - second and third auxiliary request (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.646K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166307.20100622
T 1866/07 (Liquid and concentrate/MAASLAND) of 9.6.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

02076433.8

Keywords:

Intermediate generalisation (not allowed)
Essentiality test: deletion of essential features (not allowed)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.539K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T186607.20100609
T 1898/07 (Interferon Formulations/BIOGEN) of 17.6.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/18

Application no.

97952621.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of auxiliary requests 13 and 14 - (no)
Main request and auxiliary requests 1-10 amendments - Article 123(2) (yes), Article 123(3) (no)
Auxiliary requests 11, 12 and 15 amendments, clarity (yes), novelty (no)
Auxiliary request 16 amendments, clarity, novelty, inventive step - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 89.317K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T189807.20100617
T 0502/09 () of 29.6.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

29.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/534

Application no.

00112965.9

Keywords:

Main request: thickness ration not sufficienty specified
Auxiliary request 1, 2, 3, 6: inventive step - no
Auxiliary request 4, 5: not admitted

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.036K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T050209.20100629
T 1716/09 () of 15.6.2010

Online on

23.07.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 15/06

Application no.

06015647.8

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag und 1. und 2. Hilfsantrag, nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (3. Hilfsantrag, nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.217K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171609.20100615
T 1800/07 (Stichplan/SIEMENS VAI METALS TECHNOLOGIES GMBH) of 18.6.2010

Online on

22.07.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

18.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 13/04

Application no.

98123860.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (einziger Antrag) - verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.754K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T180007.20100618
T 0030/08 () of 18.5.2010

Online on

22.07.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

18.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 1/267

Application no.

01962510.2

Keywords:

Extended subject-matter (no)
Inventive step (yes, after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.257K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003008.20100518
T 0434/08 () of 18.3.2010

Online on

22.07.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.3.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 27/122

Application no.

02023624.6

Keywords:

Late-filed claims not admitted
No allowable text agreed upon by the Appellants

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.904K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T043408.20100318
T 0678/08 () of 29.6.2010

Online on

22.07.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

29.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 65/02

Application no.

96935122.0

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.573K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T067808.20100629
T 0737/08 () of 17.6.2010

Online on

22.07.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E03B 7/04

Application no.

00104894.1

Keywords:

Appellant I - licensee - admissible appeal (no)
Appellant II - patent proprietor - admissible appeal (yes)
Appellant III - transfer of rights (no) - admissible appeal (no)
Main request - novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests, first to fourth - novelty (no)
Auxiliary request, fifth - inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.998K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T073708.20100617
T 0886/07 () of 27.5.2010

Online on

21.07.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 22/12

Application no.

96942834.1

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 102.869K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T088607.20100527
T 1667/07 (Dendritic cells/ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY) of 2.3.2010

Online on

21.07.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

2.3.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 5/08

Application no.

97907592.6

Keywords:

Fresh grounds for opposition - disregarded
Documents E11, E12, E13 - disregarded
Claims as granted - sufficiency of disclosure - yes
Inventive step - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 119.905K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166707.20100302
T 2005/07 (Basisstation in Flugzeug/ROHDE & SCHWARZ) of 7.7.2010

Online on

21.07.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04B 7/185

Application no.

98120494.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Haupt- und Hilfsanträge) - verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.144K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200507.20100707
T 0996/09 () of 16.6.2010

Online on

21.07.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

16.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/10

Application no.

95911826.6

Keywords:

Right to be heard violated (yes)
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Insufficiently reasoned decision (yes)
Remittal to the first instance (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.228K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T099609.20100616
T 1052/07 () of 28.4.2010

Online on

20.07.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 19/24

Application no.

01983519.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request and first auxiliary request): no - obvious design option
Inventive step (second auxiliary request): yes - non obvious modification

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.565K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105207.20100428
T 1233/07 () of 10.6.2010

Online on

20.07.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07F 7/10

Application no.

98916888.5

Keywords:

Neuheit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.915K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T123307.20100610
T 0928/08 () of 5.5.2010

Online on

20.07.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 71/00

Application no.

99115850.2

Keywords:

Zulassung ins Verfahren des in Artikel 100 c) EPÜ genannten Einspruchsgrunds: ja
Änderungen (Haupt- bzw. Hilfsantrag): unzulässig

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.832K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T092808.20100505
T 0196/09 () of 18.6.2010

Online on

20.07.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

18.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B67D 5/56

Application no.

00922107.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.842K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T019609.20100618
T 1091/09 () of 19.5.2010

Online on

20.07.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 9/10

Application no.

02077013.7

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request - filed during oral proceedings - not admitted

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.359K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109109.20100519
T 1271/09 (Expression eines Gens/ALNYLAM) of 19.5.2010

Online on

20.07.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

19.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12N 15/11

Application no.

02003683.6

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.075K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T127109.20100519
T 1697/09 () of 31.5.2010

Online on

20.07.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

31.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 65/46

Application no.

03763970.5

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.470K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T169709.20100531
T 0135/07 () of 19.5.2010

Online on

19.07.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

19.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 9/00

Application no.

02789726.3

Keywords:

Novelty - yes (after amendment)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.675K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013507.20100519
T 0137/07 () of 19.5.2010

Online on

19.07.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

19.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 9/00

Application no.

02804002.0

Keywords:

Novelty - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.443K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013707.20100519
T 0309/07 () of 15.4.2010

Online on

19.07.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/32

Application no.

97915125.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.187K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T030907.20100415
T 0699/07 (Glyphosate HPPD inhibiting herbicide/BAYER) of 25.2.2010

Online on

19.07.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

25.2.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 57/20

Application no.

98965689.7

Keywords:

Admission of documents and request alleged to be late filed (yes)
Oral submission of accompanying person (no)
All requests: inventive step (no) - obvious alternatives

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 57.670K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T069907.20100225
T 0736/07 () of 6.5.2010

Online on

19.07.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08G 1/123

Application no.

03791017.1

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.190K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T073607.20100506
T 1135/07 () of 10.6.2010

Online on

19.07.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

10.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07B 17/02

Application no.

98106454.6

Keywords:

Novelty - inventive step - after amendment (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.968K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113507.20100610
T 1247/07 () of 20.5.2010

Online on

19.07.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

20.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07B 17/00

Application no.

99105478.4

Keywords:

Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja - nach Änderung)

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 17.296K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T124707.20100520
T 1280/07 () of 8.6.2010

Online on

19.07.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24

Application no.

99307392.3

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.793K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128007.20100608
T 1603/07 () of 1.6.2010

Online on

19.07.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

1.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

00121718.1

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.817K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T160307.20100601
T 0220/05 () of 17.6.2010

Online on

16.07.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 9/804

Application no.

96106436.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no for all requests)
Admissibility of a document filed in reply to the statement of grounds of appeal (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.530K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T022005.20100617
T 0437/07 (Electrochemical cell/RAYOVAC CORP.) of 17.6.2010

Online on

16.07.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 4/24

Application no.

02731829.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - evidence for improvement in the application in suit

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.894K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T043707.20100617
T 2027/07 (Fine filter medium/DONALDSON) of 26.3.2010

Online on

16.07.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.3.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 46/12

Application no.

01968055.2

Keywords:

Main request: amendments directly and unambiguously derivable from application as filed: Remittal (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 170.547K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T202707.20100326
T 0281/08 () of 11.5.2010

Online on

16.07.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

11.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04C 2/16

Application no.

02012159.6

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit verspätet vorgebrachter Beweismittel (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.457K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T028108.20100511
T 0801/08 () of 27.4.2010

Online on

16.07.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 65/40

Application no.

01917387.1

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.659K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T080108.20100427
T 0699/06 (Morphogenesis/STRYKER) of 29.6.2010

Online on

15.07.2010

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

29.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/17

Application no.

92910260.6

Keywords:

Change of date of oral proceedings - (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - main request and auxiliary requests 1-14 - (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.474K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T069906.20100629
T 1140/07 () of 10.5.2010

Online on

15.07.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 1/00

Application no.

98949238.4

Keywords:

Extended subject-matter - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.339K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T114007.20100510
T 1189/07 () of 29.6.2010

Online on

15.07.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

29.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05K 9/00

Application no.

97933819.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag I (verneint), Hilfsantrag II (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.518K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T118907.20100629
T 0065/08 (Pearlescent pigment/BASF CATALYSTS LLC) of 11.5.2010

Online on

15.07.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 14/20

Application no.

97905799.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests): no - improvement foreseable in view of prior art teaching
Reimbursement of appeal fee: no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.418K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T006508.20100511
T 0466/08 () of 10.6.2010

Online on

15.07.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 13/66

Application no.

03011200.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 68.943K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T046608.20100610
T 0950/08 () of 24.6.2010

Online on

15.07.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22D 17/20

Application no.

01830624.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.670K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095008.20100624
T 1257/08 () of 7.7.2010

Online on

15.07.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.7.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F04D 29/16

Application no.

99116423.7

Keywords:

Correction of decision by re-issue (no)
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.448K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T125708.20100707
T 1738/08 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

15.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

01925367.3

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.365K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T173808.20100622
T 0733/09 () of 15.6.2010

Online on

15.07.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02B 75/04

Application no.

01118379.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.588K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T073309.20100615
T 1976/07 () of 8.7.2010

Online on

14.07.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 21/21

Application no.

00126446.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja - geänderte Ansprüche)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.996K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T197607.20100708
T 0639/08 () of 5.5.2010

Online on

14.07.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

5.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60B 3/04

Application no.

02011918.6

Keywords:

Verspätet vorgelegtes Dokument (nicht zugelassen)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.117K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063908.20100505
T 0934/07 () of 21.4.2010

Online on

13.07.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

21.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 5/20

Application no.

00310238.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 57.278K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T093407.20100421
T 0034/08 () of 15.6.2010

Online on

13.07.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F23Q 7/00

Application no.

00987035.3

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Antrags: bejaht
Mangelnde Neuheit (kein klares unterscheidendes Merkmal)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 42.592K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003408.20100615
T 1117/08 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

13.07.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 47/51

Application no.

05077025.4

Keywords:

Zurückverweisung - ja, nach Anspruchsänderung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.234K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111708.20100622
T 1155/08 () of 8.7.2010

Online on

13.07.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.7.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/00
B22D 11/06
B22D 2/00

Application no.

04763467.0

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit der Erfindung - unzumutbarer Aufwand

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.750K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T115508.20100708
T 1192/08 () of 28.6.2010

Online on

13.07.2010

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 85/10

Application no.

01272208.8

Keywords:

Late filed document: not admitted
Inventive step: yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.410K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T119208.20100628
T 1713/07 (Logical routing system/OPENDESIGN) of 18.5.2010

Online on

12.07.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

18.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/12

Application no.

02720981.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and auxiliary request (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.658K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171307.20100518
T 1788/07 (Data allocation within a noncontiguous channel/MOTOROLA) of 9.6.2010

Online on

12.07.2010

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

9.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 27/26

Application no.

01981670.1

Keywords:

Clarity and Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.958K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178807.20100609
T 0124/08 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

12.07.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 1/00

Application no.

98401124.7

Keywords:

No text agreed by the patentee - Revocation of the patent

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.851K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T012408.20100622
J 0008/07 (Verfahrenssprache/MERIAL) of 8.12.2008

Online on

09.07.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.12.2008

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C12N 1/00

Application no.

02759818.4

Keywords:

Verfahrenssprache - Wahl der Sprache beim Eintritt einer PCT-Anmeldung in die regionale Phase - Verwendung einer anderen Amtssprache als der Verfahrenssprache durch das EPA im Rahmen des schriftlichen Verfahrens

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.627K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:J000807.20081208
J 0008/07 (Language of the proceedings/MERIAL) of 8.12.2008

Online on

09.07.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.12.2008

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C12N 1/00

Application no.

02759818.4

Keywords:

Language of the proceedings - choice of language when a PCT application enters the regional phase - use by the EPO in written proceedings of an official language other than that of the proceedings

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.962K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:J000807.20081208
J 0008/07 (Langue de la procédure/ MERIAL) of 8.12.2008

Online on

09.07.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.12.2008

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C12N 1/00

Application no.

02759818.4

Keywords:

Langue de la procédure - choix de la langue lors de l'entrée dans la phase régionale d'une demande PCT - utilisation par l'OEB d'une langue officielle autre que la langue de la procédure dans le cadre de la procédure écrite

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 55.100K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:J000807.20081208
J 0008/07 (Langue de la procédure) of 1.7.2010

Online on

09.07.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

1.7.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C12N 1/00

Application no.

02759818.4

Keywords:

Langue de la procédure - Suite à donner à l'issue de la décision de la Grande Chambre de recours
Renvoi à l'instance du premier degré afin de poursuivre la procédure (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 31.340K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J000807.20100701
J 0008/07 (langue de la procédure/ MERIAL.) of 8.12.2008

Online on

09.07.2010

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

8.12.2008

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C12N 1/00

Application no.

02759818.4

Keywords:

Langue de la procédure - choix de la langue lors de l'entrée dans la phase régionale d'une demande PCT - utilisation par l'OEB d'une langue officielle autre que la langue de la procédure dans le cadre de la procédure écrite

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 62.153K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:J000807.20081208
T 0461/06 () of 11.6.2010

Online on

08.07.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

11.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/00

Application no.

00937631.0

Keywords:

Amendments admitted in oral proceedings (yes)
Novelty (main request) (no)
Inventive step (auxiliary request) (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.054K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T046106.20100611
T 1548/08 () of 8.4.2010

Online on

08.07.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/16

Application no.

99304229.0

Keywords:

Novelty (no)
Admissibility of new requests (no)
Substantial procedural violation (no)
Referral to Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.380K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154808.20100408
T 1682/08 () of 6.5.2010

Online on

08.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 9/10

Application no.

00955952.7

Keywords:

Änderungen - zulässig
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.520K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T168208.20100506
T 0365/07 () of 9.6.2010

Online on

07.07.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

9.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/12

Application no.

97925141.0

Keywords:

Remittal - yes: Highly relevant document

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.932K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T036507.20100609
T 0716/07 (Distillation of N-vinylpyrrolidone/NIPPON SHOKUBAI) of 5.5.2010

Online on

06.07.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

5.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 207/26

Application no.

00309265.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - the comparison between an example of the prior art with those of the patent shows an unexpected effect

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 55.019K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T071607.20100505
T 2042/07 () of 3.5.2010

Online on

06.07.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

3.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/29

Application no.

99965762.0

Keywords:

Clarity and support by the description - (yes) after amendment
Inventive step - (yes) after amendment

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.806K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T204207.20100503
T 0658/08 (Network interface unit/UNISYS) of 25.6.2010

Online on

06.07.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/533

Application no.

01959540.4

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.132K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T065808.20100625
T 1438/05 (Verfahren zum Herstellen von konischen Filterelementen/HYDAC PROCESS … of 27.4.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

27.4.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 29/48

Application no.

03008132.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja): Vereinfachung des Verfahrens; technische Lösung nicht naheliegend

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.143K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T143805.20100427
T 0233/06 () of 25.2.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

25.2.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

99401699.6

Keywords:

Activité inventive (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 70.747K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T023306.20100225
T 0708/07 () of 14.4.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

14.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06

Application no.

99952949.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Extended subject-matter (no)
Novelty (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.041K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T070807.20100414
T 1214/07 () of 22.4.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.4.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08C 19/02

Application no.

95108008.4

Keywords:

Neuheit - nein (Hauptantrag, erster und zweiter Hilfsantrag)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein (dritter Hilfsantrag)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.581K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T121407.20100422
T 0170/08 (Desinfecting compositions/RECKITT BENCKISER LTD.) of 26.2.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

26.2.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 31/04

Application no.

02715585.2

Keywords:

Main and First Auxiliary Request: Amendments - supported by the application as originally filed (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.794K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T017008.20100226
T 0299/08 (Seifenprodukt/BEIERSDORF) of 11.6.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

11.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/50

Application no.

01116510.7

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Hilfsantrag: nicht zu berücksichtigen

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.426K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029908.20100611
T 0738/08 () of 18.5.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

18.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66C 13/44

Application no.

03014636.9

Keywords:

Zugehörigkeit eines Dokuments zum Stand der Technik - ja
Zurückverweisung - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.660K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T073808.20100518
T 0900/08 (Interfacing cordless telephone and computer/SIEMENS) of 11.6.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

11.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/00

Application no.

02761568.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.304K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T090008.20100611
T 0968/08 () of 27.5.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

27.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D04H 1/46

Application no.

01913752.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.500K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T096808.20100527
T 1078/08 () of 15.6.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 39/02

Application no.

06007281.6

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - ja
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.192K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T107808.20100615
T 1232/08 () of 19.5.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

02019680.4

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Mangelnde Ausführbarkeit (nein)
Mangelnde Klarheit (keine Befugnis zur Prüfung)
Mangelnde erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.987K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T123208.20100519
T 1349/08 (Hydrocarbon preparation/AGIP PETROLI) of 16.3.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

16.3.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 1/06

Application no.

99201230.2

Keywords:

Third party, even when opponent indirectly affected in opposition proceedings, has no party status in examination proceedings
Correction of decision to grant

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.245K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T134908.20100316
T 2057/08 () of 28.5.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 9/18

Application no.

99830819.1

Keywords:

Intervention of the assumed infringer
Inventive step (no) (all requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.655K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T205708.20100528
T 2253/08 () of 8.6.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

8.6.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

98402117.0

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui) : amélioration, pas de réduction ex post facto de l'art antérieur

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 36.146K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T225308.20100608
T 0023/09 () of 2.6.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

2.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23B 31/12

Application no.

02001527.7

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit in Bezug auf ein Merkmal (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.358K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T002309.20100602
T 0147/09 () of 1.6.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

1.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A43B 7/12

Application no.

01963380.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Late submitted request - admitted (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.021K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014709.20100601
T 2389/09 () of 23.6.2010

Online on

05.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23Q 11/00

Application no.

06250541.7

Keywords:

Requests not admitted into proceedings

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.925K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T238909.20100623
T 0010/06 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

02.07.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/455

Application no.

97916031.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.040K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001006.20100622
T 0351/06 () of 25.3.2010

Online on

02.07.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

25.3.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/00

Application no.

99402836.3

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui) - requête principale
Activité inventive (oui) - solution non évidente - requête principale

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 123.660K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035106.20100325
T 0811/06 () of 11.5.2010

Online on

02.07.2010

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

11.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24

Application no.

00986480.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (main request)
Novelty - no (auxiliary request)
Basis of decision - opportunity to comment (yes)
Basis of decision - decision reasoned (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.846K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T081106.20100511
T 1764/06 () of 24.6.2010

Online on

02.07.2010

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

24.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 35/00

Application no.

01308838.0

Keywords:

Novelty (no) - Definition of a parameter feature representing the only difference from the prior art - Presumption of lack of novelty not displaced by evidence - Benefit of doubt not accorded (Main request)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.014K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T176406.20100624
T 2030/07 () of 30.4.2010

Online on

02.07.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

30.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02C 7/06

Application no.

96933640.3

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 66.933K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T203007.20100430
T 0527/08 (Composition de teinture d'oxydation/L'ORÉAL) of 1.6.2010

Online on

02.07.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

1.6.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

99402646.6

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui) - essais comparatifs probants - amélioration surprenante au regard de l'état de la technique

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 83.405K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052708.20100601
T 1285/09 () of 21.6.2010

Online on

02.07.2010

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.6.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 25/02

Application no.

04728545.7

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.819K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128509.20100621
T 1230/05 (Increasing energy in vivo/BIOENERGY INC.) of 28.6.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

28.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/70

Application no.

99928759.2

Keywords:

Main request meets the requirements of the EPC: use of ribose for enhancing skeletal muscle performance of normal healthy subjects not disclosed or rendered obvious by the available prior art

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.573K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T123005.20100628
T 0018/07 () of 28.4.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

28.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03F 1/02

Application no.

00955071.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes (after amendment)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.496K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001807.20100428
T 0188/07 () of 11.5.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 297/08

Application no.

99110914.1

Keywords:

Opposition grounds - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step - ex post facto analysis
Inventive step - different problem

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 174.213K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018807.20100511
T 0537/07 () of 14.4.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

14.4.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 33/487

Application no.

98932469.4

Keywords:

Neuheit (verneint für Hauptantrag; bejaht für Hilfsantrag)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht für Hilfsantrag)
Zulassung spät vorgelegter Beweismittel und Anträge

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.277K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T053707.20100414
T 0598/07 () of 19.5.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

19.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/0472
G06F 19/00

Application no.

96929409.9

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.645K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T059807.20100519
T 0991/07 () of 30.3.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

30.3.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01S 7/40
G01S 13/86

Application no.

03734065.0

Keywords:

Clarity (no)
Absence of the appellant to oral proceedings / right to be heard

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.585K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T099107.20100330
T 1357/07 () of 10.6.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

10.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 297/08

Application no.

98930869.7

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 81.392K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T135707.20100610
T 1906/07 () of 25.5.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

25.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 1/38
H01Q 5/00

Application no.

05102854.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.979K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190607.20100525
T 1913/07 () of 21.6.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

21.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/035

Application no.

00112822.2

Keywords:

Inventive step: yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.099K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T191307.20100621
T 0369/08 () of 28.4.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

28.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 63/692

Application no.

02712108.6

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (yes)
Main request - sufficiency (yes)
Main request - added subject-matter (no)
Late filed document - prima facie relevant (yes)
Remittal (yes)
Apportionment of costs (to be decided)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 79.529K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T036908.20100428
T 1370/08 () of 8.6.2010

Online on

01.07.2010

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

8.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 15/06

Application no.

02254994.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (no; inadequate substantiation of the statement of grounds)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.231K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T137008.20100608

June 2010

T 0413/07 () of 28.4.2010

Online on

30.06.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

28.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/32

Application no.

96937892.6

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.957K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T041307.20100428
T 1292/07 () of 24.6.2010

Online on

30.06.2010

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

24.6.2010

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61F 2/14

Application no.

02711984.1

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 32.979K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129207.20100624
T 2029/07 () of 17.5.2010

Online on

30.06.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

17.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 9/00

Application no.

98964150.1

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 83.943K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T202907.20100517
T 0347/08 (Mobile telephone/NOKIA) of 15.6.2010

Online on

30.06.2010

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

01305619.7

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.359K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034708.20100615
T 1491/08 () of 4.5.2010

Online on

30.06.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F04B 27/18

Application no.

96109417.4

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (yes) - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary requests - not admitted into the proceedings

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.626K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149108.20100504
T 0759/09 () of 15.6.2010

Online on

30.06.2010

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 21/02

Application no.

04380130.7

Keywords:

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

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.268K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T075909.20100615
T 1784/09 () of 22.6.2010

Online on

30.06.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

22.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

01400198.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.444K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178409.20100622
T 1914/09 () of 21.6.2010

Online on

30.06.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

21.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 303/44

Application no.

01932535.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.524K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T191409.20100621
T 1736/06 () of 28.4.2010

Online on

29.06.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

28.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23C 9/12

Application no.

99959607.5

Keywords:

Novelty (main request) - no
Clarity (auxiliary requests I, IIa, IIIa, IVa) - no
Amendments - added subject-matter (auxiliary requests Ia, II, III, IV) - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.724K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T173606.20100428
T 0517/07 (Ultraphobe Oberfläche/QIAGEN) of 20.5.2010

Online on

29.06.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

20.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09K 3/18

Application no.

99965539.2

Keywords:

Änderung (nicht zulässig) - Messwert aus einem Beispiel kann nicht als neuer Grenzwert eines Bereichs verallgemeinert werden

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 66.109K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T051707.20100520
T 0820/08 (Dishwasher in a sachet/UNILEVER) of 8.6.2010

Online on

29.06.2010

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04

Application no.

02704752.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request): yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.957K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T082008.20100608
T 1002/09 () of 30.4.2010

Online on

29.06.2010

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

30.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/29

Application no.

04740928.9

Keywords:

Novelty, Inventive step (yes)
First medical use of a new compound in analogy to Art. 54(4) EPC (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.797K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T100209.20100430
T 1354/07 () of 12.5.2010

Online on

28.06.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

12.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65H 9/10

Application no.

02023682.4

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.643K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T135407.20100512
T 1498/07 () of 6.5.2010

Online on

28.06.2010

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

6.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 47/06

Application no.

99118490.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.924K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149807.20100506
T 0224/08 () of 18.5.2010

Online on

28.06.2010

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.5.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21L 4/08
F21W 101/08
B60Q 3/02
F21V 21/088
F21V 21/096
F21V 5/00

Application no.

01943116.2

Keywords:

Klarheit, Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit: bejaht

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 80.649K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T022408.20100518
T 1733/08 () of 26.5.2010

Online on

28.06.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21H 9/02

Application no.

03755129.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Late filed amendments - not admitted

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.760K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T173308.20100526
T 0528/07 (Portal system/ACCENTURE) of 27.4.2010

Online on

25.06.2010

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

27.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

02800218.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.202K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052807.20100427
T 1068/07 (Enzymatic DNA/SCRIPPS) of 25.6.2010

Online on

25.06.2010

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

98920015.9

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request I - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary requests II and III - disclaimer
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - yes

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.498K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T106807.20100625
T 1239/07 () of 13.4.2010

Online on

25.06.2010

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.4.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/44

Application no.

00919703.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - claim 1, 13 (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.341K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T123907.20100413
T 1542/07 () of 21.6.2010

Online on

25.06.2010

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/00

Application no.

00991365.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.068K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154207.20100621
T 0763/08 () of 15.4.2010

Online on

25.06.2010

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

15.4.2010

Proc. language