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)

Application title

Computer-based system and method for detecting risks

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109706.20101209

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.265K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Plasmaprotein-hältigen Arzneimittels

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161406.20100303

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 87.361K)
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

Application title

Method and apparatus for recovering quantized coefficients

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161606.20101116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.375K)
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)

Application title

Improvements in receivers for television signals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T024607.20101123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.576K)
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

Application title

Speed data receiver with detection of channel coding rate

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048507.20101206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.991K)
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

Application title

Bicycle brake disk with arms connecting an inner annular portion to an outer annular portion and tangent to an effective circle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T117908.20101029

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.677K)
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)

Application title

Data transfer and synchronization system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126308.20101028

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.338K)
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

Application title

Brennofen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T143308.20101021

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.864K)
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

Application title

Holzpartikelplatte, insbesondere Schalungsplatte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T160508.20101116

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.315K)
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)

Application title

A seating system and a passenger accommodation unit for a vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T125909.20100910

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.815K)
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)

Application title

A seating system and a passenger accommodation unit for a vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149509.20100909

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.408K)
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)

Application title

Antiperspirant aerosol composition and method of making same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154705.20100518

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.705K)
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)

Application title

Method for delivering beneficial compositions to hair follicles

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T187206.20101116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.791K)
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)

Application title

Process for producing an aromatised, soluble coffee powder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047407.20101103

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.402K)
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

-

Application title

Warenetikett

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T083207.20101112

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.220K)
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)

Application title

Methods and compositions for the treatment of bone resorption disorders, including osteoporosis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190207.20100427

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 84.413K)
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

Application title

High build dispersions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T007908.20101028

Distribution

C

Decision

No PDF available
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)

Application title

Nutritional composition intended for specific gastro-intestinal maturation in premature mammals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018208.20100930

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.013K)
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)

Application title

Cosmetic mixture for hair

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193508.20101217

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 18.830K)
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

Application title

Process for bleaching of a high yield pulp

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035509.20101201

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.923K)
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)

Application title

Illuminatable beverage accessory device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T068909.20101124

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.153K)
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)

Application title

Powertrain for power generator

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T051110.20101203

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.079K)
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)

Application title

Amusement ride

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T086610.20101210

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.611K)
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)

Application title

Turbo code interleaver using linear congruential sequences

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001707.20101220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.573K)
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)

Application title

Objekterfassung und Lichtgitter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013407.20101119

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.672K)
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

-

Application title

Integrating visual and object information in a pervasive computing environment

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T089107.20101027

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.892K)
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

Application title

Immunostimulatory nucleic acid molecules

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T082309.20100707

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 83.153K)
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)

Application title

Oxidation-stable alpha-amylase

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T184909.20101208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.152K)
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)

Application title

Zyklonabscheidevorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T222509.20101208

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.746K)
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

Application title

Computer-controlled spray-drying process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035604.20101201

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.193K)
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)

Application title

Imaging apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T032007.20101122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.699K)
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)

Application title

Magnetic resonance imaging method and system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039307.20101221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.136K)
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)

Application title

Image reading device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190507.20101221

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.642K)
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)

Application title

Ultrafiltration and microfiltration module and system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T070808.20101203

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.951K)
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)

Application title

Alternative enzyme substrates as deodorants

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109000.20101214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.504K)
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

Application title

Bonusbearbeitungsverfahren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T065806.20101125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.448K)
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)

Application title

Volumengebendes und gezielt den Haaransatz festigendes Haarbehandlungsprodukt

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T050507.20100420

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.803K)
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

Application title

Elektromotor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198107.20101125

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.911K)
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)

Application title

Method for storing and retrieving of telephone numbers in a mobile communication terminal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T107108.20101209

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.528K)
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

Application title

Method for the managing of pieces of information and stored data in a telephone apparatus of the electronic type

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162808.20101130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.464K)
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)

Application title

Recording material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T206908.20101125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.799K)
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)

Application title

High-speed printing machine with flexo printing matrix for sheets transported via a continuous suction belt conveyor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T033209.20101116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.859K)
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)

Application title

Drug release stent coating process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T041309.20101216

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.493K)
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

Application title

Brennstoffeinspritzventil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178609.20101123

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.739K)
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

Application title

Electrode with thin working layer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T123310.20101214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.654K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for providing live view and instant review in an image capture device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018906.20101012

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.315K)
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)

Application title

Multi-colour flexographic rotary machine with main drum and independent separate colour units

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T121307.20101021

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.316K)
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

Application title

Inhibition of bacterial growth

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T184807.20101129

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.884K)
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)

Application title

Storage medium for data with improved dimensional stability

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185807.20101018

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.900K)
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

Application title

Method and compositions for inhibiting the growth of microorganisms in metal working fluids

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T025108.20100630

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.823K)
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)

Application title

Fuel composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052808.20101012

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.446K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum optischen Abtasten eines Fahrzeugrades

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T122508.20101028

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 68.400K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Wiedergabe von Bilddaten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T173708.20101119

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.384K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Ermittlung der Form eines Objekts

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196208.20101212

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 90.872K)
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

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Befeuchten einer Materialbahn

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T234008.20101213

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.244K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Regelung der Temperatur eines Metallbandes, insbesondere in einer Fertigstrasse zum Walzen von Metallwarmband

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014909.20101118

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.108K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Regelung der Temperatur eines Metallbandes, insbesondere in einer Kühlstrecke

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T028509.20101119

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.569K)
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)

Application title

Providing a scrolling function for a multiple frame web page

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105807.20101123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.978K)
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)

Application title

Channel coding device and method for rate matching

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T152107.20101110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.319K)
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

Application title

Stabilized organic peroxidicarbonate compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154407.20100819

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.303K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Hydrierung von Benzolpolycarbonsäuren oder Derivaten davon unter Verwendung eines Makroporen aufweisenden Katalysators

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T170507.20100610

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 60.527K)
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

Application title

Rapidly absorbed liquid compositions containing an amine and a NSAID

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T172307.20101215

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.551K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren für eine Aktivierung einer Insassenschutzanwendung in einem Kraftfahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185507.20100907

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 87.257K)
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

Application title

Coriolis flowmeter having axially compliant case ends

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015108.20101118

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.298K)
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

Application title

Composition pour la teinture d'oxydation des fibres kératiniques comprenant de la 2-amino 3-hydroxy pyridine et une base d'oxydation, et procédé de teinture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T030708.20101007

Distribution

C

Decision

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

Application title

Infant formula with improved protein content

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047008.20101019

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.380K)
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

Application title

Measuring apparatus and measuring chip

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T091708.20101202

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.790K)
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

Application title

Mobile communication terminal and method for transmitting/receiving image data in a push-to-talk (PTT) communication network

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T151108.20101202

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.272K)
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)

Application title

Palettencontainer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T163208.20101202

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.154K)
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)

Application title

Optical exposure systems and manufacturing of alignment layers for liquid crystals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039409.20101103

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.899K)
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)

Application title

Cleaning cloth

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T086510.20101119

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.884K)
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

Application title

Method and system for content-based document security, routing, and action execution

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T114910.20101214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 14.979K)
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

Application title

Structure de sécurité de siège de véhicule automobile

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J002010.20101214

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Dental floss provided with chemotherapy agents

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T056805.20100512

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.838K)
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)

Application title

Lipstick composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105607.20100915

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.788K)
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

Application title

Two-part hair dye compositions containing polyether polyurethanes and conditioning agents

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029208.20101005

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.828K)
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

Application title

Wasch- und Reinigungsmittelformkörper mit Beschichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035008.20101110

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.402K)
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)

Application title

Spray dried erythropoietin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048008.20101206

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.010K)
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

Application title

Antenatal screening for Down's syndrome

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T005709.20100413

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 120.312K)
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)

Application title

Coldboxblechmantel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T045109.20101201

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.877K)
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)

Application title

Expression of exogenous polynucleotide sequences in a vertebrate

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T045609.20101123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.243K)
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

Application title

Filtration monitoring and control system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T195409.20101014

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 147.063K)
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)

Application title

Patch-clamping and its use in analysing subcellular features

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T011310.20101012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.771K)
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)

Application title

Subtitle colorwiping and positioning

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T090410.20101208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.785K)
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

Application title

Speaker apparatus for handheld electronic device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T133210.20101214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.059K)
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

Application title

Method and system for conducting a game of chance

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T183710.20101214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.286K)
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

Application title

Method of generating a display for a dynamic simulation model utilizing node and link representations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T107306.20101123

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.647K)
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)

Application title

Moving image estimating system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T160406.20100927

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.178K)
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

Application title

Wasserverdünnbare Polyesterharze

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129807.20101115

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.435K)
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

Application title

Apparatus and method for adjusting output image from image data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185607.20101111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.268K)
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

-

Application title

Federbandelement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113608.20100914

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.936K)
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)

Application title

Passenger conveyor control system having decentralized inputs and outputs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014009.20101028

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.046K)
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

Application title

Gargerät zum Regenerieren von Gargut

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T241909.20101111

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.451K)
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

Application title

Mobile phones combined with the wireless technology using protocol 802.11

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R001709.20101001

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.359K)
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

Application title

Simulation system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T182008.20101207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.369K)
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

Application title

Druckluftversorgungseinrichtung für Fahrzeug-Druckluftanlagen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T022410.20101208

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.864K)
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)

Application title

Spritzpistole

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T205210.20101209

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.434K)
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

Application title

Brazing Sheet

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T068706.20100729

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 102.332K)
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

Application title

Congestion Charge Payment Device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063608.20101022

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.446K)
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

Application title

Verfahren und Einrichtung zur Steuerung einer Zigaretten-Fertigungs- und Verpackungsanlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129108.20101006

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 104.719K)
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)

Application title

Procédé de fabrication d'un produit corroyé à haute résistance en alliage AlZnMgCu

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T140408.20101005

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Rear suspension system for two-wheeled vehicles, particularly bicycles

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034910.20101130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.289K)
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

Application title

Use of lycopene for reducing the activity of cells, especially of cancer cells, and pharmaceutical preparations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T092706.20101124

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 82.759K)
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

Application title

Energy recovery circuit and driving method thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T184107.20101207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.809K)
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)

Application title

Baumaschine zum Bearbeiten von Bodenoberflächen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200908.20101026

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.782K)
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

Application title

Three piece garage hook

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T235808.20101126

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 18.896K)
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)

Application title

A container

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015409.20101020

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.445K)
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)

Application title

Abrasive product

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048509.20101117

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.636K)
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

Application title

Lüfter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T116809.20101015

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.672K)
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

Application title

Zu- und Abluftleuchte mit veränderbarer Einbauhöhe und niedrigem Schalleistungspegel für Unter- und Überdruck-Decken

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J000708.20101208

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 65.100K)
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)

Application title

Lipophiles Mittel zum Entfärben oder Blondieren von Haaren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T155607.20100520

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 67.200K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung folienförmiger Darreichungsformen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T067908.20101111

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.263K)
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

Application title

Fusshebel zum Auswringen von Wischmopps

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T153408.20101203

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 18.471K)
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)

Application title

An implement for and a method of milking animals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166008.20100930

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.792K)
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

Application title

Preparation of submicron sized nanoparticles via dispersion and solvent or liquid phase removal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T174408.20101207

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.712K)
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)

Application title

Monolith holding material, method for producing the same, catalytic converter using the monolith, and method for producing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052209.20100929

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.577K)
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

Application title

Berechnung des modularen Inversen eines Wertes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132606.20101130

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.216K)
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)

Application title

Composition capillaire contenant un polycondensat comprenant au moins un motif poluréthanne et ou polyurée et un polyol

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T066307.20100601

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Liquid inventory recirculation for re-startup of column for separating argon from oxygen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T076108.20101118

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.096K)
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

Application title

Curable composition having low coefficient of thermal expansion, method of making an integrated circuit, and an integrated circuit made there from

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063010.20101206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 118.085K)
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

Application title

Gebrauchsfertige Gemcitabin-Lösungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T070010.20101124

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.888K)
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)

Application title

A high power selective signal attenuator and method of attenuation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T138807.20101019

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.229K)
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)

Application title

Antigens and peptides of LAV

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200107.20100121

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 112.188K)
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)

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Ansteuerung einer zweiten Airbagstufe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T151008.20101104

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 62.922K)
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)

Application title

Schaum-Hautschutzcreme

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T061309.20101112

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 75.065K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und System zur Formmessung einer spiegelnden Oberfläche

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T237709.20101201

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.181K)
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

Application title

Cellular and viral inactivation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T170610.20101203

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.500K)
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

Application title

Method of separate application of resin and hardener

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T002108.20100902

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.389K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Zahnriemenformen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T110708.20101001

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.732K)
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

Application title

A method of applying fitments to containers and apparatus for use in the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129208.20100923

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.942K)
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)

Application title

Bearing unit for vehicle wheel support

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T158808.20101109

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.961K)
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)

Application title

Combination of a shaft and a bearing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190208.20101116

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.949K)
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)

Application title

Construction including an implement for automatically milking animals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T021809.20101012

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.531K)
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

Application title

System for recognizing and validating banknotes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T152909.20101109

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.436K)
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

Application title

Recombinant zymomonas mobilis with improved xylose utilization

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149310.20101201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.500K)
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

Application title

Improved expression of HIV polypeptides and production of virus-like particles

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154710.20101201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.267K)
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

Application title

Konstruktionsverfahren und CAD-System

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T141605.20101110

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.269K)
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)

Application title

Composition pharmaceutique de fénofibrate présentant une biodisponibilité élevée et son procédé de préparation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T183706.20100929

Distribution

C

Decision

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

Application title

Method and device for determining the link quality in an OFDM network

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T010507.20101013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.774K)
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

Application title

Substrat transparent revêtu d'une couche d'argent

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015807.20101007

Distribution

C

Decision

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

Application title

Desodorierende Zubereitungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T122107.20100728

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 60.317K)
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)

Application title

Anwendung und Verfahren zur Prüfung von Dokumenten mit beugungsoptisch wirksamen Sicherheitsschichten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132407.20101014

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 55.816K)
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)

Application title

Nucleic acid sequences that can be used as primers and probes in the amplification and detection of all subtypes of HIV-1

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T000508.20101110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.366K)
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)

Application title

Desodorierende Zubereitungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T053108.20100728

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 266.382K)
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

Application title

NANBV diagnostics and vaccines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029310.20101201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.623K)
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

Application title

Thermally-inhibited pregelatinized non-granular starches and flours and process for their production

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T083807.20101004

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 113.731K)
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

Application title

Systems and methods for collecting diluted mononuclear cells

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T120204.20101123

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.165K)
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)

Application title

Component provisioning or issuance in a maintenance, repair or overhaul environment

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062007.20101118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.933K)
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

Application title

Verdichterschaufel und Verwendung einer Verdichterschaufel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T065807.20101005

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.881K)
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)

Application title

Internet access system and method with active link status indicators

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T072607.20101005

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.081K)
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

Application title

An improved method and system for conducting secure payments over a computer network

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111007.20101130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.013K)
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

Application title

Verbesserung der Leitfähigkeit einer Polymerelektrode durch Aufbringen einer darunterliegenden Metallschicht

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T167707.20101116

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.872K)
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

Application title

Méthode de régulation d'une propriété d'un produit résultant d'une transformation chimique

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T195907.20101130

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Polyetherpolyolen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196207.20100920

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 98.118K)
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

Application title

A food containing a thermally-inhibited pregelatinized non-granular starch or flour

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039808.20101006

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 125.370K)
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)

Application title

A process for hard panning of chewable cores and cores produced by the process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T040508.20101109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.127K)
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)

Application title

Optical amplifying apparatus and method for amplifying a light signal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162508.20101105

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.561K)
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

Application title

Process for preweakening an automative trim cover for an air bag deployment opening

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T167508.20101012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.226K)
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)

Application title

Procédé et dispositif de mesure tridimensionnelle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T204708.20101123

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Device and method for detecting objects

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T209108.20101117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.512K)
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

Application title

Herstellung humaner mutierter Proteine in humanen Zellen mittels homologer Rekombination

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T042010.20101129

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.827K)
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

Application title

Génome végétal recombiné, comportant des gènes spécifiques des chicorées et une séquence nucléotidique conférant une stérilité mâle et son utilisation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055010.20101125

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

The protein tyrosine kinase substrate LAT and its uses in the identification of (ant)agonists of the kinase

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108310.20101130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.463K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Modellierung eines mechatronischen Systems in einem Kraftfahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T117106.20101103

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.824K)
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)

Application title

Automatic milking

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T142107.20101123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.435K)
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)

Application title

Method and device for detecting water vapor within natural gas

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T169807.20101027

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.354K)
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)

Application title

Balancier d'une installation de transport à cable aérien

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198307.20101129

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Thin-walled plastics bottle, closure and bottling process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003308.20100930

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.592K)
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)

Application title

Simulator für ein nichthydraulisches Betätigungssystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018608.20101020

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.418K)
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)

Application title

Modified thermoplastic resin composition and method of producing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108508.20101111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.890K)
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)

Application title

Caster

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T115608.20101015

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.779K)
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)

Application title

Viruses for the treatment of cellular proliferative disorders

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T136408.20101110

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 74.027K)
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

Application title

A sputtering system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T002909.20101021

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.680K)
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

Application title

Seil-Aufzug mit Treibscheibe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T006509.20101104

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.600K)
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

Application title

Polymers that inhibit calcium phosphate and calcium carbonate scale in autodish applications

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013709.20101026

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.402K)
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)

Application title

Audio recording and reproducing system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T026409.20101026

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.834K)
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)

Application title

Personal product compositions comprising structured benefit agent pre-mix providing enhanced deposition of hydrophilic benefit agent

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095909.20101112

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.009K)
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

Application title

Method of making low density resilient webs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T024808.20101018

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.585K)
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

Application title

Metal gasket with two half beads

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T044608.20101004

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.466K)
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)

Application title

Papiermaschinensieb

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108308.20101013

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.824K)
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

-

Application title

Datenträger, Verfahren zu seiner Herstellung und Stichtiefdruckplatte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109408.20100916

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.007K)
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)

Application title

Haltekonsole mit schwenkbarer Halteplatte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T118008.20101008

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.282K)
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)

Application title

Flooring

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T142508.20101007

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 78.691K)
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)

Application title

Schiebefenster für eine Kraftfahrzeugtür

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T148308.20101027

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 71.557K)
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

Application title

Mehrgrössen-Planheitsregelungssystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T233708.20101005

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.034K)
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

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Messung von Prozessparametern eines Materialbearbeitungsprozesses

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T006409.20101011

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.156K)
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

Application title

Top sheet for disposable body fluids absorbent garment and method for making this topsheet

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T076209.20101027

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.854K)
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)

Application title

Polymerbeschichtete, granulierte enzymhaltige Futtermittelzusätze und Verfahren zu deren Herstellung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129209.20101022

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.031K)
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

Application title

Product and method for low temperature fluxless brazing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T182109.20101116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.526K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Lochs und Vorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T022310.20101111

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.378K)

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)

Application title

Touchscreen controlling medical equipment from multiple manufacturers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T028807.20101020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.185K)
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

Application title

A device for automatically milking an animal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126007.20101007

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.964K)
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)

Application title

Process for preparing polyamides

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T169307.20100812

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 92.989K)
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)

Application title

Kniestütze für Kraftfahrzeuge

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132008.20100917

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 67.387K)
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

Application title

Kurbelgehäuse für eine Brennkraftmaschine, insbesondere mit zueinander geneigt angeordneten Zylinderreihen, vor allem V-Motor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144308.20100923

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.406K)
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)

Application title

Radio frequency identification tags with compensating elements

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178708.20101110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.423K)
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

Application title

Compositions and process for preparing cleansing bars comprising low levels of soluble surfactant for enhanced fragrance deposition/longevity

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T202908.20101104

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.446K)
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

Application title

Clutch release bearing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T228108.20101104

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.951K)
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

Application title

Clutch release bearing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T229708.20101105

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.521K)
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)

Application title

Groupe motopompe submersible à dispositif de commande fixe sur l'enveloppe du moteur

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015009.20100923

Distribution

C

Decision

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

Application title

Kraftfahrzeug umfassend wenigstens ein den Abstand zu einem vorausfahrenden Fahrzeug erfassendes Abstandswarnsystem, insbesondere ein Längsführungssystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T213409.20101022

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.844K)
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

Application title

Improved prokaryotic expression of protein

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T023410.20101125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.050K)
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

Application title

Transdermal Granisetron

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T089310.20101122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.752K)
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

Application title

Magnetic resonance imaging system and methods for the detection of brain iron deposits

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T103110.20101124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.604K)
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

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Handhabung von Kennzeichnungsdaten einer Mehrzahl von Komponenten eines Produktes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T074006.20101117

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 41.110K)
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

Application title

Detergent granules

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T089208.20100915

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.961K)
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)

Application title

Method and equipment for fashioning packets of cigarettes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T100208.20100805

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.057K)
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)

Application title

Handheld electronic device with keyboard

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162908.20100921

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.853K)
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

Application title

Taumelsiebmaschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196408.20101027

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.515K)
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

Application title

Spray nozzle arrangement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T199608.20101011

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.156K)
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

Application title

Automated product profiling apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129409.20100916

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.788K)
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

-

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von gut in Wasser redispergierbaren und mit Wasser benetzbaren Polymerisatpulvern

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T164609.20101124

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.863K)
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

Application title

Progressive focal lens for eyeglasses

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T116910.20101118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.229K)
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

Application title

Air Conditioning hose

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126310.20101125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.570K)
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

Application title

Detergents containing a builder and a delayed release enzyme

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T179507.20100928

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.958K)
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

Application title

PI-3 kinase inhibitor prodrugs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T182408.20101116

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.858K)
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

Application title

Compositions and methods for diagnosing and treating asthma or other allergic or inflammatory diseases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149710.20101124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.291K)
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

Application title

Clear cosmetic gel composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T177706.20101020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.631K)
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

Application title

Portable information apparatus, character display method and program product for implementing the method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111008.20100914

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.273K)
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)

Application title

Carbon dioxide-hydrate product and method of manufacture thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T027109.20101026

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.192K)
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)

Application title

Chemically crosslinked ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene for artificial human joints

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T060907.20101008

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 109.326K)
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

Application title

On-line game method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T145807.20100916

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.102K)
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

Application title

A method for the start-up of an epoxidation process, a catalyst and a process for the epoxidation of an olefin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T059508.20100608

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 150.350K)
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)

Application title

Method and system for calibrating a printing device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T031406.20101026

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.872K)
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)

Application title

Segmentation Mechanism for a Block Encoder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T016907.20100930

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.177K)
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

Application title

Synchronous delay circuit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079307.20101011

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.650K)
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)

Application title

Self-aligning peptides derived from elastin and other fibrous proteins

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T086107.20101118

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 79.179K)
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)

Application title

PLL clock generator circuit and clock generation method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126807.20101005

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.917K)
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)

Application title

Kabeleinführung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132307.20100923

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.368K)
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

Application title

Aufbau von Sicherheitselementen für Dokumente und Vorrichtungen zur Prüfung von Dokumenten mit derartigen Sicherheitselementen sowie Verfahren zur Anwendung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161707.20101015

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.191K)
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)

Application title

Temperaturgesteuertes Kraftstoffventil, insbesondere für einen kraftstoffbetriebenen Heizbrenner eines Fahrzeugheizsystems

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T061708.20100915

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.381K)
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

Application title

Process for making a detergent product

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T069508.20101015

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.582K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Epoxiden aus Olefinen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T140707.20100927

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.241K)
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

Application title

Detergent compositions comprising proteases and improved amylases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T020608.20100908

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 148.271K)
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)

Application title

Improved immunogenicity using a combination of DNA and vaccinia virus vector vaccines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T049108.20101021

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.909K)
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

Application title

Mechanical warewashing compositions containing scale inhibiting polymers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T019509.20101008

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.897K)
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)

Application title

System and method for characterizing a sample by low-frequency spectra

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132907.20101111

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.594K)
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

Application title

Speicherbremse für ein Fahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T155307.20100608

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 63.491K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Endeinrichtung zur Mehrpunktkommunikation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161507.20101001

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 43.561K)
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)

Application title

Article irradiation system in which article transporting conveyor is closely encompassed by shielding material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T203307.20101013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.895K)
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

Application title

Process for preparing 4-aminodiphenylamines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087908.20100302

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.984K)
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)

Application title

Continuous casting process for producing low carbon steel strips and strips so obtainable with good as cast mechanical properties

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T229108.20101108

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.891K)
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

Application title

Antiperspirant compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T158505.20101117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.471K)
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

Application title

Lamellar pigment particle dispersion

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087107.20101111

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.464K)
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)

Application title

Cage for double row roller bearing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T157308.20101019

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 78.453K)
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)

Application title

Procédé et installation de séparation d'un mélange gazeux par distillation cryogénique

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T170207.20101028

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 35.044K)
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

-

Application title

Method of operating a hydraulic system for wheeled loader

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T031909.20101105

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.916K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for forwarding multimedia message

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T179206.20100903

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.342K)
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)

Application title

Essential N-3 fatty acids in cardiac insufficiency and heart failure therapy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T004707.20101012

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.584K)
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)

Application title

Zusatzmodul für einen Operationstisch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T091707.20101011

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.894K)
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)

Application title

Detection of biological molecules using chemical amplification and optical sensors

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T103907.20101020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.921K)
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)

Application title

Integrated air separation plant and power generation system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003208.20101015

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.611K)
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

Application title

Absorbent article with multiple high absorbency zones

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T066809.20101013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.498K)
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)

Application title

Aragonitic precipitated calcium carbonate pigment for coating rotogravure printing papers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193107.20100922

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.256K)
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

Application title

Boron containing ceramic-aluminum metal composite and method to form the composite

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T081408.20100916

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 89.596K)
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)

Application title

Method for preparing and ultrasonically testing a thermal-spray coated article

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144209.20101103

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.218K)
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

Application title

Composition capillaire pressurisée comprenant au moins un polymère filmogène élastomère

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095110.20101029

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 23.531K)
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)

Application title

Apparatus for determining and ablating the corneal tissue volume for correcting visual ametropia

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034706.20101006

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.091K)
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)

Application title

Graphical layout for mapping keys of a keypad to display regions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T157506.20100826

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.107K)
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

Application title

Polymeric fluorescent substance, production method thereof, and polymer light-emitting device using the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T000908.20101001

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.421K)
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)

Application title

Damage tolerant aluminium alloy product and method of its manufacture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T009008.20100706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 141.406K)
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

-

Application title

Verdreh- und auspresssicher in ein Blech einpressbares Befestigungselement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T037209.20101026

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.241K)
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

Application title

Pankreatin und Verfahren zur Verringerung der viralen und mikrobiellen Belastung von Pankreatin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094310.20101029

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.485K)
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

Application title

Method and apparatus for parallel distributed compilation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171406.20100917

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.179K)
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

Application title

Distributed matching system for displaying a book of credit filtered bids and offers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T141807.20100924

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.416K)
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

Application title

Herbizide Mittel für tolerante oder resistente Getreidekulturen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T088808.20100803

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.546K)
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

Application title

Elastische Kupplung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018509.20100910

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.476K)
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

-

Application title

Verschluss

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R000210.20101103

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 112.679K)
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)

Application title

Mehrlagenfolie, Verfahren zu ihrer Herstellung und ihre Verwendung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T019207.20100607

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 114.793K)
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)

Application title

Specific and universal amplification primers to rapidly detect and identify common bacterial pathogens and antibiotic resistance genes from clinical specimens for routine diagnosis in microbiology laboratories

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T083707.20101006

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 48.383K)
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

Application title

Composition à base de polypropylène isotactique obtenu par catalyse métallocène et de polypropylène isotactique obtenu par catalyse Ziegler-Natta, greffé

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166607.20100930

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Process for preparing intermediates to florfenicol

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T172807.20101011

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 130.202K)
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

Application title

Verwendung von röntgenamorphen Oxiden zur Verstärkung des Lichtschutzfaktors und/oder der UV-A-Schutzleistung kosmetischer oder dermatologischer Lichtschutzmittel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T036708.20100902

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.845K)
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

Application title

Animal food composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039708.20100924

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.049K)
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)

Application title

Method for adhering substrates using adhesive devices containing silicone gels

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063508.20100805

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.482K)
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

Application title

Production of mixed acid anhydride and amine compound

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162408.20100907

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.505K)
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)

Application title

Mineral balance product and method for its production

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T100509.20101012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.634K)
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

Application title

Semiconductor integrated circuit operable as a phase-locked loop

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T082707.20100909

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 119.846K)
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)

Application title

Improved phase locked loop

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T152407.20100921

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.813K)
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)

Application title

Anpassung des Wärmeüberganges bei Stranggiesskokillen, insbesondere im Giessspiegelbereich

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T226308.20101019

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.399K)
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)

Application title

Verdampfervorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T152109.20101013

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.538K)
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

-

Application title

Elektrische Vorrichtung, elektrisches Gerät bzw. Beleuchtungsvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R001509.20100705

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 154.277K)
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)

Application title

Silver catalyst preparation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052005.20100210

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 96.822K)
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

Application title

Boron-free glass composition and filtration media

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T104907.20100922

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 89.212K)
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)

Application title

Metered dose inhaler for fluticasone propionate

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T153209.20101007

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 58.957K)
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)

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Auffangen von Geschossen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178208.20101005

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.235K)

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)

Application title

Zweistufiges Verfahren zur Konditionierung von Haaren und zum Erhalten der Frisur

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109707.20101022

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.605K)
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

Application title

Process for fabricating semiconductor device improved in step coverage without sacrifice of reliability of lower aluminium line

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T158607.20101012

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.341K)
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)

Application title

Mittel zur Erhöhung der Formbarkeit und des Glanzes von Haaren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T184707.20100923

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 65.953K)
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)

Application title

Vending control apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034608.20101025

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.926K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Steuern einer sicherheitsrelevanten Funktion einer Maschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T204107.20100921

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.166K)
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)

Application title

Vorrichtung für das chargenweise Herstellen von Vorformlingen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T032208.20100811

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.410K)
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

Application title

Composition de teinture pour fibres kératiniques avec un colorant direct cationique et un agent tensio-actif anionique

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T053008.20100914

Distribution

C

Decision

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

Application title

Fluid operated tool for elongating and relaxing a threaded connector

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T075408.20100921

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.649K)
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

Application title

Verfahren sowie Vorrichtung zur chargenweisen Nachkühlung von hülsenförmigen Spritzgiessteilen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T219908.20100810

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.077K)
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)

Application title

Rolling oil supplying method for cold rolling

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015509.20100928

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 70.422K)
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

Application title

Generation of human insulin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T020110.20101020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.765K)
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)

Application title

Compositions cosmétiques détergentes à usage capillaire et utilisation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T005707.20100622

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Detection of loss of the wild-type p53 gene

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062907.20100915

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 62.396K)
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

Application title

Tablets quickly disintegrated in the oral cavity

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T115107.20100914

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.148K)
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)

Application title

Container for food bulk products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T004109.20100914

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.486K)
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

Application title

High dose inandronate formulation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T073510.20101013

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.368K)
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)

Application title

Method, arrangement and apparatus for authentication through a communications network

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015207.20101015

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.519K)
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

Application title

Method for the preparation of melamine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T091307.20101004

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.855K)
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)

Application title

Cooling fan for a liquid crystal projector

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128907.20100722

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.792K)
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

Application title

Coning compensation in strapdown inertial navigation systems

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029608.20101013

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.965K)
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)

Application title

Umrötungsmischung für Fleischerzeugnisse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T046008.20100810

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.977K)
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)

Application title

Dual resonance antenna apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T058808.20101018

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.962K)
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)

Application title

Substrat mit einem Fabry-Perot-Filter und Verfahren zum Aufbringen des Filters auf das Substrat

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171808.20101018

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.761K)
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

Application title

Giesswalzanlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T234208.20100923

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.748K)
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

Application title

Hydraulic system for wheeled loader

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T006908.20101007

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.872K)
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)

Application title

Rubber composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T080708.20101020

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 214.861K)
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

Application title

Rolling platform

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T197908.20100924

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.914K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zum Betreiben einer Melkanlage sowie Melkanlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015109.20100914

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.205K)
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

-

Application title

Schneidvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034410.20100930

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.810K)
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)

Application title

Elektromotor mit vorgeschaltetem Frequenzumrichter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T134707.20100810

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.697K)
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

Application title

Novel raloxifene acid addition salts and/or solvates thereof, improved method for purification of said raloxifene acid addition salts and/or solvates thereof and pharmaceutical compositions comprising these

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T197007.20100910

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 74.786K)
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

Application title

Formulations of hyaluronic acid for delivery of osteogenic proteins

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T199407.20100909

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.532K)
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)

Application title

Aussenrückspiegel für Fahrzeuge, vorzugsweise für Kraftfahrzeuge

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T060808.20100722

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 98.975K)
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

Application title

Cam device for removing and tilting the front plate in a vertical mold casting machine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T153608.20100812

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.602K)
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

Application title

Acid sanitizing and cleaning compositions containing protonated carboxylic acids

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162108.20100917

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.531K)
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)

Application title

A device for supporting a milking member

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014609.20100810

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 119.479K)
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)

Application title

Paper towel dispenser

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018309.20100909

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.755K)
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)

Application title

Stick with shock-absorber

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T021909.20100927

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.311K)
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

Application title

Arrangement for locating fuel leakage in connection with a combustion engine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T078509.20100812

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.355K)
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

Application title

Cationic electrodeposition process and coating composition for cationic electrodeposition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T027207.20100916

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.081K)
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

Application title

mGluR5 antagonists for the treatment of pain and anxiety

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T045707.20100910

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.499K)
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)

Application title

Pneumatique à performance de bruit de roulement améliorée

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198907.20100728

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Incremental encoder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T090708.20100928

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.638K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zur Authentifizierung eines Anwenders bei einem Zugang zu einem softwarebasierten System über ein Zugangsmedium

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T106508.20100817

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 51.107K)
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)

Application title

Recombinant MVA virus expressing dengue virus antigens, and the use thereof in vaccines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T210309.20101015

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.288K)
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

Application title

Aerosolschaum- oder Pumpschaumprodukt zur Haarbehandlung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T134306.20100916

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.595K)
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)

Application title

System and method for remotely operating a peristaltic pump

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T119607.20100716

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.295K)
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

Application title

Method for transmitting data from RLC layer in radio communication system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T010508.20100908

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.071K)
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)

Application title

Zuspanneinrichtung für eine Bremse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T169208.20100930

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.064K)
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

Application title

Power tool

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T172308.20100928

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.583K)
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

Application title

Power tool

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T213408.20100928

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.475K)
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

-

Application title

Active antenna capable of wireless signal transmission and reception and mobile communication terminal having the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113110.20100924

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 90.080K)
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

Application title

Stabilized preparations for use in nebulizers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T125306.20100812

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.724K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for filling a dental root canal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T143506.20100921

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.824K)
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)

Application title

A method and system for formulating a color match

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035108.20100908

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 79.502K)
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

Application title

Verbindungselement zur kraftschlüssigen Verbindung von Bauteilen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131509.20101006

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.987K)
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

Application title

Flat folded waterproof cartons with folds and a fastener with hooks and more accessories

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T103410.20101005

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 17.853K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung Arylmetallverbindungen und deren Umsetzung mit Elektrophilen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047507.20100908

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 42.336K)
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

Application title

Injection moulding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048207.20100825

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 70.943K)
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)

Application title

Blutlanzettenvorrichtung zur Entnahme von Blut für Diagnosezwecke

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105407.20100915

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.958K)
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)

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Steuerung der Bremsen eines Nutzfahrzeugs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T163407.20100624

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.746K)
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)

Application title

Catalyst for purifying an exhaust gas

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T216008.20101006

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 79.263K)
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)"

Application title

Automatic dishwashing compositions comprising selected nonionic surfactants

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T082409.20100806

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.592K)
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

Application title

Inhalative Lösungsformulierung mit einem Tiotropiumsalz

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T138110.20101008

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.558K)
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)

Application title

Apparatus and method for scanning exposure

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T170806.20100928

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.584K)
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

Application title

Mobile communication terminal handling messages including graphics

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T051107.20100504

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.335K)
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)

Application title

Coating composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T147807.20100219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 168.626K)
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

Application title

Torsionsschwingungsdämpfer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144008.20100805

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 141.878K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung eines feuerfesten keramischen Produkts, Verwendung des Produkts und Verfahren zur Veränderung einer Schmelze mit dem Produkt

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T192408.20100910

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.185K)
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)

Application title

Liquid mixture consisting of diesel gas oils and oxygenated compounds

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003609.20100811

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.098K)
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)

Application title

Methods for transforming plants to express Bacillus thuringiensis delta-endotoxins

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T085109.20100929

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 73.006K)
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)

Application title

Elektrische Heizung für ein Kraftfahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T053308.20100706

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.423K)
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

Application title

Verwendung eines Mehrstufenrührers zur Herstellung von Polymerisaten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T020409.20100813

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.074K)
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

Application title

System und Verfahren zum Erkennen der Sitzbelegung in einem Fahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001910.20101005

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.629K)
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)

Application title

Soap bars comprising synergestically high levels of both free fatty acid and filler

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T090310.20101004

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.526K)
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

Application title

Capacitor assembly for an alternator and a method for the manufacture thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079407.20100623

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.237K)
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)

Application title

System and method for financial transactions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105107.20100924

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.755K)
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

Application title

Anti-dandruff and conditioning shampoos containing certain cationic polymers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T142507.20100820

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.011K)
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)

Application title

System and process for monitoring railway tracks

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T174107.20100728

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.942K)
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

Application title

Device for locally delivering a drug in a body cavity

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001808.20100817

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.671K)
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

Application title

Viscosity improvers for lubricating oil compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034208.20100512

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 76.286K)
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)

Application title

Système de fixation d'un lève-vitre sur une porte sans cadre de véhicule

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T052108.20100909

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Method to interconnect a belt/belts

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T134308.20100803

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.083K)
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

Application title

Method for forming a photoresist relief image

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185707.20100709

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.340K)
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)

Application title

Process for producting immunoglobulins for intravenous administration and other immunoglobulin products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128008.20100929

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.467K)
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

Application title

Columnar zirconium oxide abrasive coating for a gas turbine engine seal system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T080109.20100817

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.560K)
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)

Application title

Article for deionization of water

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193406.20100927

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.562K)
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)

Application title

Schliessanlagensystem und Verfahren zum Datenaustausch in einem Schliessanlagensystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094107.20100916

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.188K)
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

Application title

Container for transporting and storing field controllable fluid

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T192609.20100928

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.902K)
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

Application title

Visualisation de résultats de moteur de recherche 3D par strate 2D

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001010.20100928

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Parametric audio system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T157807.20100831

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 125.629K)
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

Application title

Compression-resistant sanitary napkin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034110.20100927

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.525K)
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

Application title

Water treatment system having dosing control

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T048505.20100608

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.093K)
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

Application title

Preparation of thioarabinofuranosyl compounds and use thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190706.20100727

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 62.966K)
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

Application title

Mixed conducting membranes for syngas production

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T012107.20100805

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.134K)
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

Application title

Aerosols containing nanoparticle dispersions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T040107.20100629

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.153K)
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

Application title

Temperaturstabile Hartschaumstoffe auf Isocyanatbasis mit geringer Sprödigkeit und niedriger Wärmeleitfähigkeit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T045907.20100719

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 209.495K)
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

Application title

Dynamic image content search information managing apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T058007.20100701

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.686K)
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

Application title

Dynamic image content search information managing apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T058107.20100701

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.589K)
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)

Application title

Polyester resin composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T083107.20100817

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 147.194K)
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

Application title

System und Verfahren zum Verfolgen und/oder Auswerten des Informationsaustausches

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T180807.20100709

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.062K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zum Ermitteln und Bewerten von Abbauverfahren sowie Vorrichtung zur Durchführung dieses Verfahrens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T027408.20100930

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.524K)
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

Application title

Method for producing hydrophilic monomers and uses thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T033108.20100923

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.673K)
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)

Application title

Infectious salmon anaemia virus vaccine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T071608.20100819

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 155.986K)
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)

Application title

Forming a bearing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109808.20100629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.854K)
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

Application title

Vorrichtung und Verfahren zur Vlieslegung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T189708.20100907

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.005K)
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)

Application title

Washing machine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T210008.20100630

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.157K)
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

Application title

Search information transmitting apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T015609.20100701

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.755K)
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)

Application title

Bügelauflage, Bügeltischplatte und Bügeltisch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T056809.20100916

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.267K)
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

Application title

Verbandmaterial mit dem Sekret von Fliegenlarven

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128409.20100901

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.276K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for adaptively processing the readback signal in a read channel device for digital storage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T219309.20100713

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.562K)
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

Application title

Method and apparatus for reducing flicker in a video image sequence

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T097906.20100921

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.987K)
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

Application title

Method of verifying the authenticity of a security document and document for use in such a method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T186107.20100727

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.640K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Einrichtung zur Plasma-Oberflächenbehandlung von Substraten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014608.20100824

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 56.967K)
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

Application title

Rakel-Dosiersystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094908.20100906

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 120.123K)
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)

Application title

Zwei-Wellen-Vakuumpumpe mit Synchronmotor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T205808.20100902

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.730K)
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)

Application title

Thermally balanced hot runner nozzle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T207408.20100913

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.901K)
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)

Application title

Composition non inflammable utilisable comme agent d'expansion

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T039309.20100921

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Herstellung eines doppelwandigen thermoplastischen Rohres mit einer Rohrmuffe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035210.20100813

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 117.116K)
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)

Application title

Béton pour la construction de chapes auto-nivelantes et son procédé d'utilisation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131204.20100518

Distribution

C

Decision

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

Application title

Methods for distributed program execution with file-type association in a client-server network

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144606.20100506

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.596K)
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

Application title

Chemical reactor with heat exchanger

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T130007.20100723

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.371K)
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)

Application title

Guide wire with hydrophilically coated tip

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T164307.20100721

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.024K)
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)

Application title

Surgical instrument

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T168307.20100617

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.904K)
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)

Application title

Water-closet disposable pouch and method of disposal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T007508.20100803

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.222K)
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

Application title

High-temperature strength and heat-resistant composite material "REFSIC"

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T096908.20100910

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.187K)
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)

Application title

Resistor für feuerfeste Formkörper und Formkörper hieraus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T232309.20100831

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 40.715K)
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

Application title

Interactive wagering system and processes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T091910.20100928

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 17.604K)

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

Application title

Nouvel hydrate d'aluminium dispersible, son procédé de préparation et son utilisation pour la préparation de catalyseurs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T051706.20100721

Distribution

C

Decision

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

Application title

Method of preventing aggregation of proteins/peptides upon rehydration or thawing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001207.20100615

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.805K)
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)

Application title

Homogenization valve

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098407.20100802

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 152.236K)
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

Application title

Automated home control using existing electrical lines as a communications medium

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144507.20100922

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.211K)
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

-

Application title

Content identification system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154607.20100629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.459K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von antimikrobiellen Kunststoffkörpern mit verbessertem Langzeitverhalten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T158907.20100701

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 77.276K)
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

Application title

Verkapselte multifunktionelle, biologisch aktive Nahrungsmittelkomponente, Verfahren zu ihrer Herstellung und ihre Anwendung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055008.20100910

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 72.641K)
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)

Application title

Verwendung von mittelkettigen Triglyceriden (MCT) zur ernährungsphysiologischen Optimierung des Fettsäurespektrums in einem diätischen Lebensmittel für Diabetiker

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108808.20100813

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 78.464K)
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)

Application title

Forming apparatus using inductive heating, comprising a ceramic die with a durable coating

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T174308.20100720

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.461K)
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)

Application title

Process for dosing an additive into a fuel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198908.20100721

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.021K)
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)

Application title

Method for the analysis of methylated DNA

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T235508.20100915

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.961K)
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

Application title

Thermostable xylanases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T234109.20100916

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.288K)
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

Application title

Dispositif de distribution à bague de fixation emmanchée

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055807.20100414

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Backofen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T188807.20100907

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.966K)
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)

Application title

Notification method and system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T191207.20100716

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.025K)
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)

Application title

Reversing alarm

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T101808.20100709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.486K)
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

Application title

Lebensmittelverpackung und Garverfahren für Lebensmittel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T147108.20100908

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.427K)
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)

Application title

Abstützeinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T181308.20100804

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.082K)
T 1833/08 () of 3.8.2010

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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)

Application title

Heat-sensitive recording material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T183308.20100803

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.854K)
T 1986/08 () of 25.6.2010

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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)

Application title

Spenderkopf mit Sperrventil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198608.20100625

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.179K)
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)

Application title

Method and device for processing a slaughtered bird prior to the removal of viscera from the bird

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T224908.20100701

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.771K)
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)

Application title

An apparatus for and a method of managing animals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T014809.20100727

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.356K)
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)

Application title

Pads of cigarette rolling papers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047909.20100805

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.614K)
T 1126/09 () of 12.8.2010

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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)

Application title

Verfahren und Einrichtung zur Herstellung von Betonfertigteilen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T112609.20100812

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C

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 69.030K)
T 1985/09 () of 23.7.2010

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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)

Application title

Kreiselschwader

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T198509.20100723

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C

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.892K)
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

Application title

Method for keeping a surface, object and/or installation free of pathogens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T226509.20100916

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.191K)
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

Application title

Device diagnostics

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:G000109.20100927

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A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 155.471K)
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

Application title

High zeolite content and attrition resistant catalyst, methods for preparing the same and catalyzed processes therewith

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200607.20100108

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.958K)
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)

Application title

Rahmenkonstruktion mit verbesserter Wärmedämmung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T038308.20100630

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 91.646K)
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)

Application title

Method and device for generating voice/text/image commercial information ringback tone during communication wait

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087608.20100729

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 93.050K)
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

Application title

Methods for generating and recycling metal halide catalyst compositions for aromatic ring halogenation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094508.20100715

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.934K)
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

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Steuern

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T107208.20100903

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.548K)
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)

Application title

Paper for use in molding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T112308.20100715

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.010K)
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)

Application title

Selektive (gefilterte) Übertragung von Kommunikationsinformationen an ein mobiles Endgerät in einem Mobilfunknetz in Abhängigkeit einer Funktionszustandsinformation des mobilen Endgeräts

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T127508.20100910

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.771K)
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

Application title

Panzerglasscheibe für Kraftfahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178608.20100722

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 47.239K)
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

Application title

System for NOx reduction in exhaust gases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R001809.20100927

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B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 73.759K)
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

Application title

Surface-active photoinitiators

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T125107.20100921

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.126K)
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

Application title

Glucose-containing preparation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T172407.20100722

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.146K)
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

Application title

Holzgefasster Stift für Schreib-, Mal-, Zeichen- und Kosmetikzwecke

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T044808.20100722

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 73.266K)
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

Application title

Concrete admixture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T040106.20100610

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 116.063K)
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

Application title

Installation robotisée de peinture en ligne d'un objet, notamment une carrosserie automobile

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T099207.20100727

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C

Decision

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

Application title

System for rapidly dispensing and adding value to fare cards

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T136307.20100914

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.125K)
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

Application title

Electrochemical cell

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193507.20100907

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.616K)
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

Application title

Torsionally compensated guidewire

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T001508.20100910

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.009K)
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)

Application title

Method for analyzing characteristics of a moving wooden object, such as a log

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T007008.20100909

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.005K)
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

Application title

Method for the preparation of an aerated frozen product

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T031708.20100720

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 68.486K)
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)

Application title

Syringe plunger driver system for engaging syringe plungers of different sizes and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013808.20100713

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.178K)
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)

Application title

Heat-sealing apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T086008.20100727

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.876K)
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

Application title

RDS broadcast receiver

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105108.20100714

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.907K)
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

Application title

Elektrische Baugruppe und deren Verwendung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094610.20100914

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.538K)
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)

Application title

Friction boring process for aluminium alloys

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T056308.20100727

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.691K)
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

Application title

Aluminium brazing alloy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T060609.20100908

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.496K)
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)

Application title

Vitrage blindé, notamment latéral fixe ou mobile pour véhicule automobile

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098507.20100615

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Needle safety device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T118508.20100729

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.517K)
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

Application title

Use of taurolidine or taurultam for the prevention and the treatment of infections in delivery systems

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094509.20100623

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.751K)
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)

Application title

Surgical coagulation device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113809.20100629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.061K)
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

Application title

Satiety inducing composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111110.20100908

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.885K)
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

Application title

Process for producing epoxidized product of olefins

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T074307.20100326

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.555K)
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)

Application title

Procédé interactif d'aide à la navigation et dispositif de mise en oeuvre

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T081607.20100803

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Compositions antistatiques à base de polyamide

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T011608.20100722

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Application title

Process for the preparation of 5-carboxyphthalide

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T017508.20100727

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 80.245K)
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)

Application title

Process for increasing the yield of lubricating base oil from a Fischer-Tropsch plant

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T201609.20100812

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.870K)
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)

Application title

Display processor system for bit-mapped displays of waveform data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034206.20100212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.638K)
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)

Application title

Thermal coating composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T155507.20100819

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.643K)
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

Application title

Enzyme treatment to enhance wettability and absorbency of textiles

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T034610.20100903

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.253K)
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)

Application title

Verteilerkasten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T053906.20091215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.579K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for carrying data with a video signal so that the data is not recorded

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055206.20100818

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.930K)
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)

Application title

Input command control system and method of operation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T023807.20100719

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.378K)
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)

Application title

Verwendung von kationischen Polymeren als Haarkonditionierungsmittel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079207.20100708

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.849K)
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)

Application title

Phasen-/Frequenzregelkreis und Phasen-/Frequenz-Komparator hierfür

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T081707.20100526

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 106.153K)
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

Application title

Filter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098307.20100827

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 159.497K)
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)

Application title

Procédé pour la fabrication d'une tôle d'acier galvanisé allié sans phases en surface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149107.20100715

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 98.027K)
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)

Application title

Fabric softener compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T175307.20100728

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.596K)
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

Application title

Intercepting a call connection to a mobile subscriber roaming in a visited PLMN (VPLMN)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T035308.20100602

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 140.452K)
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)

Application title

Improved warp/knit reinforced structural fabric

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T078208.20100728

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.905K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Laufberuhigung einer Gliederkette eines Kettenzuges, insbesondere zur Verhinderung der Ausbildung einer Resonanzschwingung der Gliederkette, und einen Kettenzug hierfür

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T175908.20100713

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 109.626K)
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)

Application title

Process for making an absorbent garment with refastenable sides and butt seams

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T026210.20100910

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.853K)
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

Application title

Composition pour la teinture d'oxydation des fibres kératiniques comprenant du 2-chloro 6-méthyl 3-aminophénol, une base d'oxydation et un coupleur additionnel, et procédé de teinture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T019208.20100707

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 82.252K)
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

Application title

Composition pour la teinture d'oxydation des fibres kératiniques comprenant un amino pyrazole et un composé minéral

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T059208.20100624

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 119.021K)
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

Application title

Composition pour la teinture d'oxydation des fibres kératiniques

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T139708.20100708

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 57.019K)
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)

Application title

Device for electrically assisted delivery of agents such as lidocaine and epinephrine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T007207.20100623

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.918K)
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

Application title

Composition cosmétique sous forme d'émulsion multiple comprenant un agent tenseur

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079007.20100908

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 23.593K)
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)

Application title

Insulating glass units and process of making insulating glass units

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T027908.20100720

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.324K)
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

Application title

Detergent composition for clothing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T055507.20100618

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.761K)
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

Application title

Clear personal care compositions containing visible capsules

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T116010.20100903

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.014K)
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

Application title

Diversity antenna system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R000910.20100910

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.813K)
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)

Application title

Dialysis machine with control panel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T103206.20100623

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.242K)
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)

Application title

Minimally invasive glaucoma surgical instrument and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095207.20100906

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.771K)
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

Application title

Véhicule décapotable à toit rigide constitué de deux panneaux indépendants basculables respectivement de pavillon et de lunette arrière

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T022008.20100906

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 36.578K)
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

Application title

Plastic pipe with a barrier layer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T182708.20100715

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.826K)
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

Application title

Hair conditioning solid

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178206.20100527

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.960K)
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

Application title

Salts of aminoimidazole carboxamide useful in the prevention and treatment of liver diseases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T203207.20100831

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.735K)
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)

Application title

Nickel-base alloy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T189108.20100722

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.524K)
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

Application title

Composition de béton ultra haute performance résistant au feu

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T064107.20100706

Distribution

B

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 131.340K)
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

Application title

High unsaponifiables and methods of using the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T219308.20100727

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.541K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zum Ermitteln der Soll-Ausblastemperatur einer automatischen Klimaanlage in einem Cabrio

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T221109.20100903

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.867K)
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

Application title

Verwendung von Hsp70 Protein

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R002009.20100907

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.769K)
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

Application title

Extrusion die

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T101008.20100824

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.881K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Beschichtung eines Werkstücks

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196808.20100810

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 96.312K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Reinigung einer Rohacrylsäureschmelze

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T061008.20100713

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 75.053K)
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

Application title

Method for the preparation of a colloidal silicate dispersion

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T023007.20100505

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 108.376K)
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

Application title

Positive active material for rechargeable lithium battery and method of preparing same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T043207.20100802

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 74.248K)
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

Application title

Method and apparatus for controlling a lighting system in response to an audio input

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T101907.20100722

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.003K)
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)

Application title

Clutch release bearing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T195007.20100622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.449K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zum Gewinnen von Stoffen mittels einer Schneckenpresse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T094006.20100720

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.221K)
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

Application title

Process for the production of difluoromethane

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111406.20100615

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.056K)
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

Application title

Process for producing a fuel component

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T139707.20100506

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.393K)
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

Application title

Verwendung von Mischungen aus Mikropigmenten zur Bräunungsverhinderung und Aufhellung der Haut und Haare

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T127908.20100527

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 69.531K)
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)

Application title

Nitroreductase biosensors for detecting nitro-compounds

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T211609.20100825

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.134K)
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

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Bestimmung der Tennisschlägerbespannungshärte sowie deren individuelle Vorgabe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001109.20100823

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.079K)
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

Application title

Schlägerbespannungs-Messgerät von Ballschlägern

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001209.20100823

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.055K)
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

Application title

Rollschuhe mit Eigenantrieb

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001309.20100823

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.059K)
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

Application title

Griff für Schläger zur Sportausübung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J001409.20100823

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.347K)
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)

Application title

Data rate negotiation method using a mean square error technique

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062807.20100706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.383K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Beschichten eines Bauteils

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T053209.20100803

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 41.887K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zum Aufbringen einer Schutzschicht

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131709.20100729

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 73.481K)

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)

Application title

Tension guide fixator

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J000809.20100823

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.690K)
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

Application title

The use of a vital dye for facilitating surgical procedures for vitreo-retinal surgery

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T056607.20100517

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.591K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for packaging a chip

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T064607.20100203

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 58.431K)
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)

Application title

A lavatory cleansing block

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T026008.20100720

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.994K)
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

Application title

Use of cationic surfactants in cosmetic preparations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T149308.20100701

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.999K)
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)

Application title

Detergent compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T157908.20100723

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.595K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zur Sanierung von Stützmauern

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T080408.20100713

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.970K)
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

Application title

Installation de traitement d'air munie de moyens d'atténuation du bruit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T115208.20100812

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 27.524K)
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

Application title

Fassadenelement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T201208.20100824

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.350K)
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

-

Application title

Haushaltsgerät und Verfahren zum Ermitteln einer Störungsursache an einem solchen Gerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062210.20100824

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.649K)
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)

Application title

Apparatus and method for selectively viewing video information

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T130306.20100625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.814K)
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)

Application title

Anaesthetic formulation comprising an NMDA-antagonist and an alpha-2 adrenergic agonist

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029407.20100812

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.885K)
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

Application title

Reducing NOx emissions from an engine by temperature-controlled urea injection for selective catalytic reduction

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095707.20100810

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.074K)
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

Application title

Polymérisation en émulsion en présence d'un radical libre stable

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171507.20100701

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 151.357K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Auswahl alphanumerischer Datensätze

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T037908.20100630

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.591K)
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)

Application title

Wohnhaus mit gestafelten Geschosswohnungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098808.20100720

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.352K)
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)

Application title

Variants of the phleum pratense Phl p 1 allergenic protein

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113908.20100712

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.950K)
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)

Application title

Anordnung zum Klimatisieren eines Fahrzeugs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200008.20100726

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.975K)
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

-

Application title

Compounds derived from lidocaine, pharmaceutical compositions, use and method of treatement, prevention or inhibition of diseases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T241409.20100818

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.618K)
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

Application title

Hair care compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T144106.20100701

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.172K)
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)

Application title

Selbstreinigende Oberflächen von Gegenständen sowie Verfahren zur Herstellung derselben

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T176307.20100706

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 43.114K)
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)

Application title

Schwenkbare Anhängevorrichtung für Zugfahrzeuge

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T132908.20100720

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.964K)
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)

Application title

Process for the production of variously painted and/or decorated artefacts by means of the technique of transfer from a sublimable colour support

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166108.20100708

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.346K)
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

Application title

Commande tactile à capteurs capacitifs pour lève-vitre ou toit-ouvrant électrique

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T062509.20100721

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 33.882K)
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

Application title

Compositions cosmétiques detergentes à usage capillaire et utilisation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131606.20100414

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D

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 60.681K)
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)

Application title

Inspektionsmaschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087207.20100625

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.569K)
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)

Application title

Optical inspection of transparent containers using two cameras and a single light source

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111907.20100812

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.072K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zur kontinuierlichen, Lösungsmittel- und Mastikationsfreien Herstellung von druckempfindlichen Selbstklebemassen auf Basis von nicht-thermoplastischen Elastomeren sowie deren Beschichtung zur Herstellung von selbstklebenden Artikeln

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T024908.20100701

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.612K)
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)

Application title

Dichtring

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T085808.20100610

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.168K)
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)

Application title

A mutated subtilisin protease

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T093808.20100415

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.800K)
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

Application title

Process for the preparation of melamine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T123708.20100726

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.483K)
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)

Application title

Anhängekupplung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128308.20100714

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.666K)
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)

Application title

Multiply-substituted protease variants with altered net charge for use in detergents

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190408.20100608

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.330K)
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)

Application title

Acoustic ejection of fluids from reservoirs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T124309.20100804

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.960K)
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

Application title

Microporous Hydrophilic Membrane

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T076710.20100803

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.245K)
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

Application title

Improved pharmaceutical compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T129306.20100706

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.632K)
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)

Application title

Transaction terminal apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T097307.20100708

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.682K)
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)

Application title

A method for producing a food additive, food additive, and the use of it

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T175807.20100607

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 95.914K)
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

-

Application title

Rapid acquisition magnetic resonance imaging using radial projections

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T026607.20100625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 123.428K)
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)

Application title

Verwendung einer Elektro-Schweisseinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T161107.20100624

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.371K)
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)

Application title

An EKG wiring system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190107.20100705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.010K)
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

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:D001209.20100616

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.587K)
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)

Application title

Commutator of an electric motor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T079707.20100727

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.591K)
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

Application title

Störlichtbogengeschütztes elektrisches Bauteil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T009710.20100702

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.696K)
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

Application title

On-line control of a chemical process plant

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T168207.20100609

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.108K)
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)

Application title

Chromosome-wide analysis of protein-DNA interactions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T064207.20100730

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.531K)
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)

Application title

A system, method and article of manufacture for a simulation enabled accounting tutorial system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T148807.20100624

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.090K)
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)

Application title

A system, method and article of manufacture for a goal based system utilizing an activity table

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T185307.20100625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.709K)
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

Application title

Outrigger mounting structure of loading and unloading vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T016808.20100723

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.597K)
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

Application title

Tetrahydro-4h-pyrido[1,2-A]pyrimidines and related compounds usefuls as HIV integrase inhibitors

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T020610.20100809

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.364K)
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

Application title

Resistance-repellent retroviral protease inhibitors

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T050110.20100809

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 14.980K)
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)

Application title

Impact modified carbonate polymer composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T029308.20100706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 98.486K)
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

Application title

Wärmegedämmtes Verbundprofil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T143208.20100713

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.964K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zum Behandeln von Metallschmelzen mit einem Frischmittel aus Sauerstoff

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T190808.20100715

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.231K)
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

Application title

Cross-linked hyaluronic acids and medical uses thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T036509.20100414

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 138.975K)
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

Application title

Greifer, insbesondere für Gefässe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T021110.20100713

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.630K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for an automatic predistortion system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T126307.20100616

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.064K)
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

-

Application title

A detector of foreign fibres and foreign materials based on an absorption measurement of light and corresponding detection method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T047608.20100707

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.106K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Selektion von Milch beim maschinellen Melken

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T227408.20100611

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.069K)
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)

Application title

System and method for playing a game

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154709.20100608

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.979K)
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)

Application title

Interactive ultrasound-based depth measurement for medical applications

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T030110.20100802

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.162K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung einer Luftzerlegungsanlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T168507.20100804

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 49.899K)
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)

Application title

Soft tissue paper having a surface deposited softening agent

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T004608.20100716

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.302K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for filleting the body of slaughtered poultry

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T215108.20100622

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.273K)
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

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung für ein Verbinden von voneinander durch eine Fuge getrennten Estrichbereichen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T008610.20100804

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.651K)
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)

Application title

Steuereinrichtung für eine Fahrzeug-Bremsanlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178707.20100701

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.549K)
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)

Application title

System for use in a field device management

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T099307.20100520

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.738K)
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

Application title

A milking machine for automatically milking animals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T203607.20100618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.007K)
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

Application title

Substituted 3-amino-thieno[2,3-B]pyridine-2-carboxylic acid amide compounds as IKK inhibitors

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T147308.20100726

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.793K)
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)

Application title

Use of ACE inhibitors in the prevention of congestive heart failure

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T147708.20100722

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.509K)
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)

Application title

Continuous cast method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J000110.20100730

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.976K)
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

Application title

Procédé de revêtement de bandes métalliques

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T093607.20100616

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 41.443K)
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)

Application title

Durchbiegungseinstellwalze und Verfahren zu ihrem Betrieb

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T100307.20100602

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.449K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Vinylestern aus Butenoligomeren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T141107.20100629

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.623K)
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)

Application title

Powder filling systems, apparatus and methods

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T016908.20100625

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.579K)
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

Application title

Local delivery of rapamycin for treatment of proliferative sequelae associated with PTCA procedures, including delivery using a modified stent

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T228708.20100622

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.873K)
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)

Application title

Diagnosis of autoimmune disease

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T024410.20100727

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.107K)
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

Application title

Process for printing and/or laminating a metallized polypropylene film and film obtained thereby

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T067207.20100519

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 101.314K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for storing and accessing electronic content

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113307.20100715

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.290K)
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

Application title

Drug delivery assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T243209.20100713

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.400K)
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)

Application title

Endoscope capable of being autoclaved

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T002707.20090220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.066K)
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)

Application title

Remote data facility over an IP network

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013807.20100617

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.354K)
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)

Application title

Ink unit in an intaglio prining press

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T010008.20100511

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.015K)
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)

Application title

Distribution of data in a master data management system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T224508.20100722

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.973K)

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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for patient monitoring with wireless Internet connectivity

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T098106.20100526

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.731K)
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)

Application title

An adaptive air interface waveform

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T162506.20100617

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.657K)
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

Application title

Deodorant composition and its application

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T139208.20100610

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.145K)
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)

Application title

Methods and arrangements for mapping widely disparate portable tokens to a static machine concentric cryptographic environment

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T131806.20100720

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.781K)
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

Application title

Constant Velocity Joint of Tripod Type

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T118107.20100719

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.845K)
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

Application title

Türschließvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113208.20100624

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.130K)
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

Application title

Occlusion apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R000610.20100728

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.743K)
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

Application title

A declotting method and apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:R000710.20100728

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.707K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for navigating alphabetized text

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T196807.20100625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.027K)
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)

Application title

Synthetic diesel fuel and process for its production

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087807.20100630

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.828K)
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)

Application title

Process for producing synthetic diesel fuel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T087907.20100630

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.568K)
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)

Application title

Heizungs- oder Klimaanlage für ein Kraftfahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T018508.20100615

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 71.896K)
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)

Application title

Scraper arrangement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193907.20100715

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.638K)
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

Application title

A method for laying and mechanically joining floor panels and a method for producing a floor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T054308.20100622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.358K)
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)

Application title

Two-Phase downflow liquid distribution device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T146708.20100616

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.167K)
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

Application title

Method for making a printing plate

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063909.20100622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.650K)
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

Application title

Corrosion resistant coating composition, coated turbine component and method for coating same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T193409.20100720

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.084K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for producing disposable worn article or garment

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T072107.20100617

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.737K)
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)

Application title

Direct-to-plate flexographic printing plate precursor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T089607.20100429

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 65.682K)
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)

Application title

Acidic antimicrobial compositions for treating food and food contact surfaces and methods of use thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T108807.20100623

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.646K)
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

Application title

A continuous process of extruding and mechanically dispersing a polymeric resin in an aqueous or non-aqueous medium

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111507.20100526

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.284K)
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

Application title

Intercalators having affinity for DNA and methods of use

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T119707.20100305

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 70.981K)
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)

Application title

Cleansing products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166307.20100622

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.646K)
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)

Application title

A construction including an implement for milking animals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T186607.20100609

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.539K)
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

Application title

Stable liquid interferon formulations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T189807.20100617

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 89.317K)
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

Application title

Absorbent article

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T050209.20100629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.036K)
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)

Application title

Anordnung zum Verschliessen eines Gehäuses

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171609.20100615

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.217K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Berechnung eines Stichplanes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T180007.20100618

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.754K)
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)

Application title

Intubation Instrument

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003008.20100518

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.257K)
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

Application title

Catalysts containing cooper and magnesium for oxychlorination of ethylene to 1,2-dichloroethane

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T043408.20100318

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.904K)
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)

Application title

Method for applying articles to a carton surface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T067808.20100629

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.573K)
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)

Application title

Parallel-fed nonstagnant integrated water distribution network for domestic water and fire sprinkler application

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T073708.20100617

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.998K)
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)

Application title

Zinc phosphate conversion coating compositions and process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T088607.20100527

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 102.869K)
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

Application title

Method and compositions for obtaining mature dendritic cells

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T166707.20100302

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 119.905K)
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

Application title

System zur Benutzung von Mobiltelefonen in einem Verkehrsflugzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T200507.20100707

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.144K)
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)

Application title

DNA mutagenesis by random fragmentation and reassembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T099609.20100616

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.228K)
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

Application title

Carbamate Condensation Unit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T105207.20100428

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.565K)
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)

Application title

Tragbarer Datenträger und Verfahren zu dessen kryptographisch gesicherten Benutzung mit austauschbaren kryptographischen Schlüsseln

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T123307.20100610

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.915K)
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

Application title

Transporteinheit für Dämmstoffplatten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T092808.20100505

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.832K)
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)

Application title

Dual dispense container having cloverleaf orifice

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T019609.20100618

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.842K)
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

Application title

Vacuum cleaning apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T109109.20100519

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.359K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren und Medikament zur Hemmung der Expression eines vorgegebenen Gens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T127109.20100519

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.075K)
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

Application title

WATER SOLUBLE CONTAINER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T169709.20100531

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.470K)
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)

Application title

User equipment (UE) having a hybrid parallel/serial bus interface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013507.20100519

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.675K)
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

Application title

Method of transferring data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T013707.20100519

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.443K)
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

Application title

Low residue antiperspirant stick composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T030907.20100415

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.187K)
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

Application title

Method of controlling weeds in transgenic crops

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T069907.20100225

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 57.670K)
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)

Application title

Traffic scheduling system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T073607.20100506

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.190K)
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)

Application title

Electronic postage meter system having plural clock systems providing enhanced security

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T113507.20100610

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.968K)
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)

Application title

Frankiermaschine mit separat gespeichertem Softwareportomodul

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T124707.20100520

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 17.296K)
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)

Application title

Splicing information streams

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T128007.20100608

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.793K)
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

-

Application title

Festigende Haarreinigungsmittel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T160307.20100601

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.817K)
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)

Application title

Method and apparatus for receiving and/or reproducing digital signals

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T022005.20100617

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.530K)
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

Application title

Ionically conductive additive for zinc-based anode in alkaline electrochemical cells

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T043707.20100617

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.894K)
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)

Application title

Filter structure with two or more layers of fine fiber having extended useful service life

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T202707.20100326

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 170.547K)
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)

Application title

Grossformatige OSB-Platte mit verbesserten Eigenschaften, insbesondere für den Baubereich

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T028108.20100511

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.457K)
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)

Application title

Joined profile sections, apparatus and method for joining profile sections

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T080108.20100427

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.659K)
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)

Application title

Protein-Induced Morphogenesis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T069906.20100629

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.474K)
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)

Application title

Endoscope with single-use cartridge for the invagination of endoscopic tubes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T114007.20100510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.339K)
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)

Application title

Verfahren zum Abschirmen einer elektrischen oder elektronischen Schaltung sowie Abschirmkappe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T118907.20100629

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.518K)
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

Application title

Improved pearlescent pigment for exterior use

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T006508.20100511

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.418K)
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)

Application title

Feststellbremsanlage und Verfahren zum Betreiben einer Feststellbremsanlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T046608.20100610

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 68.943K)
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)

Application title

Cold chamber die-casting piston

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T095008.20100624

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.670K)
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)

Application title

Centrifugal compressor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T125708.20100707

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.448K)
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)

Application title

Absorbierender Hygieneartikel zum einmaligen Gebrauch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T173808.20100622

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.365K)
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

Application title

Internal combustion engine with variable compression ratio mechanism

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T073309.20100615

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.588K)
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)

Application title

Fotoelektrische Messvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T197607.20100708

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.996K)
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)

Application title

Fahrzeugrad, insbesondere für Personenkraftwagen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T063908.20100505

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.117K)
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)

Application title

Optical low-pass filter, and image sensing unit and apparatus using the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T093407.20100421

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 57.278K)
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)

Application title

Glühstiftkerze

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T003408.20100615

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 42.592K)
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

Application title

Speichereinrichtung mit variabler Speicherkapazität

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T111708.20100622

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.234K)
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

Application title

Verfahren zur Vorhersage und Steuerung der Vergiessbarkeit von Flüssigstahl

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T115508.20100708

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.750K)
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

Application title

A blank for rigid hinge-lid type wrappers for tabacco products and a procedure for manufacturing such wrappers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T119208.20100628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.410K)
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)

Application title

Logical routing system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T171307.20100518

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.658K)
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)

Application title

Data allocation for multicarrier transmission

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T178807.20100609

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.958K)
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

Application title

Chocolate formulation process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T012408.20100622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.851K)
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

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:J000807.20081208

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.627K)
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

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:J000807.20081208

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.962K)
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

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:J000807.20081208

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 55.100K)
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)

Application title

Vaccin contre le virus de la fièvre du Nil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:J000807.20100701

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 31.340K)
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

Application title

Vaccin contre le virus de la fièvre du Nil.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:J000807.20081208

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 62.153K)
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)

Application title

A system for acquiring and processing broadcast programs and program guide data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T046106.20100611

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.054K)
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)

Application title

Intraocular lens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T154808.20100408

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.380K)
T 1682/08 () of 6.5.2010

Online on

08.07.2010

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.5.2