Decisions in 2013

All board of appeal decisions released for publication in 2013 are shown in the list below by month.

Available months in 2013

December 2013

J 0014/12 () of 12.12.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

12.12.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/34
C23F 3/00
C23F 1/16

Application no.

10185974.2

Keywords:

Refund of additional fees relating to renewal fees
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 279.340K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J001412.20131212
J 0017/12 () of 13.11.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

13.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/11
A61P 13/00

Application no.

03781836.6

Keywords:

Reversal of entry of applicant in register (yes)
Continuation of appeal proceedings with wrong parties (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 427.155K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J001712.20131113
T 0333/09 () of 6.8.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

6.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 47/02

Application no.

03744325.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - no
Late filed request - not admitted

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 156.367K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T033309.20130806
T 0537/09 (Epoxidation of ethylene/SHELL) of 17.7.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

17.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 301/10

Application no.

01944278.9

Keywords:

Novelty - all requests - (yes) - specific increase not mentioned in the prior art
Inventive step - all requests - (no) - alleged improved effect (not shown) - obvious alternative
Main and auxiliary requests 1-3 - late-filed (yes) - admitted (yes) - not slowing down the procedure
Auxiliary request 4 - late-filed (yes) - admitted (no) - filed for tactical reasons

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 143.588K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T053709.20130717
T 1569/09 () of 17.12.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.12.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26

Application no.

96309546.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - after amendment
Remittal to the department of first instance

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.289K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T156909.20131217
T 2041/09 () of 13.12.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

13.12.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09K 21/02
F27D 1/16
C04B 35/66

Application no.

00115192.7

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja) mittlere Korngröße nicht offenbart - technischer Effekt eine Frage der erfinderischen Tätigkeit

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 268.781K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T204109.20131213
T 2137/09 () of 20.11.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

20.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/12
H04N 7/26

Application no.

04712388.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.018K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T213709.20131120
T 0066/10 () of 15.10.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21F 7/08

Application no.

01987826.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of the opposition - yes
Inventive step - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 135.102K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T006610.20131015
T 0297/10 (Interfacing a network to an external element/MOTOROLA) of 8.10.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

8.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/06
H04L 29/08

Application no.

01930988.9

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 142.248K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T029710.20131008
T 1148/10 () of 13.11.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

13.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B61C 7/04
B60L 11/00

Application no.

03019644.8

Keywords:

Admission of new facts (yes)
Novelty (main request: yes)
Inventive step (main, auxiliary request: no)
Substantial procedural violation (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)
Apportionment of costs (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 147.703K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T114810.20131113
T 1367/10 () of 22.10.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08B 31/00

Application no.

02741509.0

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)
Late submitted material - document admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.771K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T136710.20131022
T 1479/10 () of 11.10.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60J 5/06
E05F 15/14
B60R 16/02

Application no.

99121725.8

Keywords:

Inventive step: NO

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 130.072K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T147910.20131011
T 1937/10 () of 20.11.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

20.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 47/14
B65G 25/08

Application no.

99942671.1

Keywords:

Admissibility of opposition - opposition substantiated (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.812K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T193710.20131120
T 0006/11 () of 14.11.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65C 9/42

Application no.

04764782.1

Keywords:

Neuheit - ja (erteilte Fassung)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - ja

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 170.678K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T000611.20131114
T 0066/11 () of 11.10.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

11.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25D 29/00
H05K 5/02
H01R 13/66

Application no.

01112780.0

Keywords:

Admissibility of late filed documents (yes)
Clarity (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 119.020K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T006611.20131011
T 0183/11 () of 10.9.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

10.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F23R 3/00
F23R 3/06
F23R 3/54

Application no.

02258733.1

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)
Added subject-matter (yes)
Admissibility of auxiliary requests (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 145.302K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T018311.20130910
T 0547/11 () of 19.12.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

19.12.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 283/06
C11D 3/37

Application no.

03767553.5

Keywords:

No text agreed by the patent proprietor

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 94.511K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T054711.20131219
T 0602/11 (Deactivation of prions/STERIS) of 2.10.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

2.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/39
A61L 2/20
A61L 2/16

Application no.

02800919.9

Keywords:

Appeal admissibile (yes)
Inventive step (no)" - all claim requests - obvious solution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 182.743K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T060211.20131002
T 2350/11 () of 15.11.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

15.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09B 5/62

Application no.

05716704.1

Keywords:

"Main request, auxiliary requests 1 and 2: clarity (no)"
"Auxiliary requests 3 to 6: amendments (not allowable) - not unambiguously derivable from the application as filed"
"Auxiliary requests 7 and 8: not admitted"

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 341.287K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T235011.20131115
T 0887/12 (Hydrophobic stain remover/RECKITT) of 16.10.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 11/00
C11D 7/24
C11D 3/18
C11D 3/382

Application no.

03730313.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes) - Non-obvious use of known compounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.663K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T088712.20131016
T 1048/12 () of 14.11.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

14.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 55/253

Application no.

05727943.2

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.068K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T104812.20131114
T 1438/13 (Alkylketendimer-Dispersionen/AKZO NOBEL) of 16.12.2013

Online on

20.12.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.12.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 21/16
D21H 17/17
D21H 17/29
D21H 17/66
D21H 27/10
B32B 27/10

Application no.

07729773.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (nein)
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 211.777K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T143813.20131216
T 2087/08 () of 31.10.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

31.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 1/20
H01L 23/62
H01L 23/64

Application no.

00107262.8

Keywords:

Combination of features (synergy - no)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.719K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T208708.20131031
T 0402/09 () of 7.11.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

7.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01J 37/30
G01N 21/00
G21K 5/10
B61B 10/02
B65B 55/16
A23L 3/26

Application no.

94911651.1

Keywords:

Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - (yes)
Grounds for opposition - late-filed ground for opposition
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.110K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T040209.20131107
T 2063/09 () of 29.10.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

29.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/393
H04N 1/00

Application no.

07109089.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.742K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T206309.20131029
T 0130/10 () of 9.7.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 7/02
A01J 5/017

Application no.

02079537.3

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 291.074K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T013010.20130709
T 0282/10 () of 12.7.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 5/02

Application no.

02079016.8

Keywords:

insufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.803K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T028210.20130712
T 2376/10 (Destillative Trennung/BASF) of 29.11.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

29.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07D 307/08
C07D 307/33
C07C 29/80

Application no.

01951476.9

Keywords:

Haupt- und Hilfsanträge: erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - Verwendung einer Trennwandkolonne durch den Stand der Technik angeregt

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 296.785K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T237610.20131129
T 0484/11 (Internet telephony/BT) of 8.11.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

8.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/64
H04M 3/56
H04M 3/00
H04M 3/50

Application no.

97931908.4

Keywords:

Allowable disclaimer - main request (no)
Novelty - first auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - first auxiliary request (no)
Admission of second to fourth auxiliary requests - (no)
Correct exercise of first-instance discretionary power - (yes)
Request to revoke the patent - refused due to prohibition of reformatio in peius

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.926K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T048411.20131108
T 0910/11 () of 24.10.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

24.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24C 5/39

Application no.

03750722.5

Keywords:

Fresh ground for opposition based on Art. 100(b) EPc - not admitted into the proceedings
Main request - unallowable extention of the claimed subject-matter (yes)
New line of attack - not admitted into the proceedings
Auxiliary request 1 - novelty (yes)
Auxiliary request 1 - inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 357.646K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T091011.20131024
T 1426/11 () of 16.12.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.12.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 9/04

Application no.

07703244.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 259.896K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T142611.20131216
T 0158/12 () of 25.10.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

25.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 11/00

Application no.

07799034.9

Keywords:

Violation of right to be heard - no.
Main request - withdrawn during examination proceedings and
relates to searched subject-matter which was not initially chosen to be the subject of examination (after non-unity objection)
Auxiliary request 1 - no change of subject-matter with respect to claim 1 of the main request; prima facie not allowable
Auxiliary request 1 - not admitted
Auxiliary requests 2 and 3 - claim 1 prima facie lacks clarity
Auxiliary requests 2 and 3 - not admitted

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 412.857K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T015812.20131025
T 0163/13 () of 6.11.2013

Online on

19.12.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 81/26
B65D 69/00
B65D 73/00
B65D 1/24
B65D 51/18

Application no.

03773225.2

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (no)
Late filed auxiliary requests: auxiliary request 1 admitted (yes); clarity (no)
Late filed auxiliary requests: auxiliary requests 2 to 8 admitted (no): added features lead to new objections contrary to procedural economy

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 643.433K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T016313.20131106
T 1008/09 () of 5.11.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

5.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/49
H01L 21/28
H01L 29/10

Application no.

04755988.5

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.438K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T100809.20131105
T 1647/09 () of 5.11.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

5.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 3/087
C03C 4/02
C03C 4/08

Application no.

97109096.4

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests 1 to 3 (no)
Inventive step - reformulation of the problem (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 392.182K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T164709.20131105
T 1694/09 (Frequency synchronisation in OFDM/SAMSUNG) of 5.11.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

5.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 27/26

Application no.

05250173.1

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.284K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T169409.20131105
T 1953/09 () of 14.10.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

14.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/08
F21K 7/00
F21S 8/06
F21V 8/00

Application no.

05774835.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - after amendment (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 116.589K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T195309.20131014
T 0041/10 (Composition pour la teinture d'oxydation /L'OREAL) of 15.10.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

15.10.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

98939695.7

Keywords:

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

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 301.850K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T004110.20131015
T 0335/10 (Sorbitol/ROQUETTE FRERES) of 22.11.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

22.11.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C07H 3/06
C07C 31/26
A61K 9/20
A23G 3/00
A23L 1/236

Application no.

99403095.5

Keywords:

Nouveauté - (oui) - usage public antérieur pas suffisamment prouvé.
Renvoi à la première instance - (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 345.003K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T033510.20131122
T 0664/10 () of 1.10.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

1.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 21/02

Application no.

03251013.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - problem and solution approach - real-life problem (no), objective problem (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 133.818K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T066410.20131001
T 1784/10 () of 5.9.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

5.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/04
A61K 8/92
A61K 8/37
A61K 8/39
A61K 8/55
A61Q 1/14
A61Q 19/10

Application no.

03790800.1

Keywords:

Änderung des Vorbringens der Parteien - nicht berücksichtigt
Neue Beweismittel - Zulässigkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - weiteres Verfahren -naheliegende Lösung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 209.406K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T178410.20130905
T 2407/10 () of 8.10.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/173

Application no.

01983970.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.498K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T240710.20131008
T 0004/11 () of 29.11.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

29.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04F 13/12

Application no.

07018454.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 292.307K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T000411.20131129
T 0919/11 () of 28.11.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 39/08
B65D 41/58

Application no.

03767964.4

Keywords:

Remittal - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T091911.20131128
T 1216/11 () of 14.11.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

14.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C30B 11/00
C30B 29/06

Application no.

99103540.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T121611.20131114
T 1415/11 (Displaying context information/SAP) of 2.10.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

2.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

03700184.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T141511.20131002
T 0304/12 () of 12.11.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

12.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16D 23/14
F16C 33/78

Application no.

00301891.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of late filed request (yes)
Clarity (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T030412.20131112
T 0434/12 (Use of NO against vasoconstriction/ THE GENERAL HOSPITAL CORPORATION) of 18.9.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

18.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 15/00
A61P 11/00
A61P 11/08

Application no.

97105021.6

Keywords:

Admission of requests: main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 11, 9A'' ''' and 9''' '''' (yes)
Admission of auxiliary requests 8B, 8C, 8D, 9B, 9C, 9A, 9A', 9A'', 9A''', 9A'' '', 9A''' ''', 10A, 10B (no)
Allowability of admitted requests (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T043412.20130918
T 0598/12 (Tablets comprising ethinylestradiol and drospirenone) of 5.11.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

5.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/565
A61K 31/585
A61P 15/00

Application no.

03017743.0

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request 1: added matter (Yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 217.308K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T059812.20131105
T 1674/12 () of 10.10.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A47J 31/36

Application no.

09007962.5

Keywords:

Vice substantiel de procédure (non)
Vice substantiel de procédure - Renvoi (non)"
Modifications inadmissibles (oui)"
"Requête subsidiaire - recevabilité (non)"

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T167412.20131010
T 2579/12 () of 7.10.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 16/02

Application no.

06723118.3

Keywords:

Neuheit: NEIN

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T257912.20131007
T 0835/13 () of 25.10.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

25.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/3415
G01R 33/565

Application no.

07789868.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T083513.20131025
T 1385/13 (Bus modem/VIMAR) of 12.12.2013

Online on

18.12.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

12.12.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 3/54
H04B 3/56

Application no.

06754201.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - name and address of appellant

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T138513.20131212
T 0059/08 () of 6.9.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/04

Application no.

99935230.5

Keywords:

Method for measurement of conventional parameter not indicated in the patent
Sufficiency of disclosure and clarity requirements
Appropriate criteria for assessing sufficiency of disclosure not considered in the decision
Remittal to the department of first instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T005908.20130906
T 0011/09 () of 31.7.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

31.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07F 17/00
C08F 10/00
C08F 4/602
C08F 210/06
C08F 110/06

Application no.

94304054.3

Keywords:

Priority - main request (no)
Priority - auxiliary request (yes)
Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T001109.20130731
T 0418/09 (Orally disintegrating composition comprising mirtazapine/MSD OSS) of 20.9.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
A61K 31/55

Application no.

00971346.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T041809.20130920
T 0547/09 (Compositions containing fat-soluble vitamins/DSM IP Assets) of 25.9.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/50
A61K 9/51
A61K 9/16

Application no.

00125893.8

Keywords:

Main request, inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request 1, admission into proceedings (yes), sufficiency of disclosure (yes), inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T054709.20130925
T 0883/09 () of 28.11.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

28.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/04

Application no.

02769049.4

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Novelty (no)- main request
Inventive step (no)- first and second auxiliary request

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T088309.20131128
T 0994/09 () of 17.10.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

17.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03H 7/12

Application no.

06250538.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T099409.20131017
T 2253/09 () of 21.11.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

21.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 7/007
G11B 7/24

Application no.

06019787.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T225309.20131121
T 0099/10 () of 26.11.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C25D 5/56
C23C 18/40

Application no.

97914622.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - alleged effects: burden of proof (shifted to the patentee) - reformulation of the problem (yes)
Inventive step - technical solution (obvious)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T009910.20131126
T 0464/10 () of 10.9.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.9.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B23K 10/00

Application no.

03290475.7

Keywords:

Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 378.637K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T046410.20130910
T 0914/10 () of 2.7.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

2.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/16

Application no.

01995168.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - non-obvious alternative - main request (yes)
Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 454.398K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T091410.20130702
T 0948/10 (Aufbau und Abrechnung einer Roaming-Kommunikationsverbindung/T-MOBILE … of 22.10.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

22.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04M 15/04
H04M 15/08

Application no.

05819540.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja, nach Änderung)
Unrichtige Änderung des Namens (von Amts wegen zu korrigieren)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 326.011K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T094810.20131022
T 1284/10 (parallele Schlüsselgenerierung/GIESECKE) of 15.11.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 29/06
G07F 7/10

Application no.

02742989.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 268.350K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T128410.20131115
T 1356/10 (Profinet-IO Netzwerk/PHOENIX) of 19.11.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 29/12
G05B 19/418

Application no.

06000870.3

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (ja, nach Beseitigung von Mängeln)
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T135610.20131119
T 2134/10 (S. pneumoniae antigen/HUMAN GENOME SCIENCES) of 14.11.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

14.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/31
C07K 14/315
G01N 33/569
G01N 33/68

Application no.

97946850.1

Keywords:

Main Request: requirements of the EPC met (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 399.572K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T213410.20131114
T 2151/10 () of 10.10.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 26/02
B23K 26/04
G01B 7/02

Application no.

03016736.5

Keywords:

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

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 277.578K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T215110.20131010
T 2165/10 () of 11.12.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.12.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 19/22

Application no.

06112759.3

Keywords:

Late submitted material - correct exercise of discretion (yes)
Novelty (yes) and inventive step (yes)
Novelty - argument missing as to why and to which extent the impugned decision is wrong
Statement of grounds of appeal - party's complete case

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T216510.20131211
T 1939/11 () of 22.10.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

22.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/30
A23L 1/10
A61K 31/716
A61P 1/00

Application no.

05758958.2

Keywords:

Appellant status (insolvency proceedings)
Admissibility of claim requests and documents (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (main request, yes)
Inventive step (no, first and second auxiliary request)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 422.527K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T193911.20131022
T 2363/11 () of 3.12.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

3.12.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16H 19/00

Application no.

06827794.6

Keywords:

Claims - clarity- main request and first and second auxiliary request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.907K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T236311.20131203
T 2532/11 (SILICA DISPERSION / AKZO NOBEL) of 14.10.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

14.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 33/148
C09C 1/30
C04B 20/10
C04B 41/50

Application no.

03808928.0

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.624K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T253211.20131014
T 1002/12 (Inert fluorescent tracer / NALCO) of 19.11.2013

Online on

16.12.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

19.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 61/22
B01D 61/12
B01D 65/10

Application no.

03707468.9

Keywords:

Clarity (main request and auxiliary request 1): no
Admissibility of auxiliary request 2 (no) - claims not clearly allowable

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 325.801K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T100212.20131119
T 0693/09 () of 3.9.2013

Online on

09.12.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

3.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 8/00

Application no.

98951904.6

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 189.736K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T069309.20130903
T 1487/09 () of 24.9.2013

Online on

09.12.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

24.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 18/26

Application no.

00303475.8

Keywords:

Method for treatment by surgery - main request
Clarity of a disclaimer - auxiliary request I (no) - point 3 of the Reasons
Novelty - auxiliary request II (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request II (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 153.786K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T148709.20130924
T 1510/09 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

09.12.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08K 5/20
C08L 23/04

Application no.

01917092.7

Keywords:

Requête principale
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui)
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Requête subsidiaire
Modification occasionnée par un motif d'opposition
Extension de la protection conférée par le brevet (non)
Nouveauté - (oui) divulguation implicite (non)
Activité inventive - alternative non évidente - analyse a posteriori

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 505.089K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T151009.20130919
T 0544/10 () of 28.11.2013

Online on

09.12.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

28.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 29/26
G01S 7/52
G01S 15/89
G10K 11/34
B06B 1/06

Application no.

04256351.0

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.689K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T054410.20131128
T 1592/10 (Detection of Candida Protease/KIMBERLY-CLARK) of 15.11.2013

Online on

09.12.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

15.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/558
C12Q 1/37

Application no.

06801773.0

Keywords:

Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant
Amendments - allowable (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.200K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T159210.20131115
T 0684/12 () of 21.11.2013

Online on

09.12.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

21.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04B 2/02
E04C 1/42
B28B 23/00

Application no.

03752967.4

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (yes)
Claims - support in the description (yes)
Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no)
Late submitted material - correct exercise of discretion (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 361.372K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T068412.20131121
T 1788/12 () of 4.12.2013

Online on

09.12.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

4.12.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 14/02
C23C 14/20

Application no.

03026723.1

Keywords:

Änderung der Anmeldung - Ermessen der Prüfungsabteilung
Änderung der Anmeldung - Zustimmung der Prüfungsabteilung (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 145.026K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T178812.20131204
T 1113/13 () of 3.12.2013

Online on

09.12.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

3.12.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02K 23/26
H02K 3/28

Application no.

06708420.2

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 206.125K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T111313.20131203
T 1213/09 () of 20.11.2013

Online on

06.12.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

20.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 15/00
G07F 19/00
G07G 1/00
G06F 17/60
G07G 5/00

Application no.

01995976.6

Keywords:

Clarity - all requests (no)
Novelty - main request (no), first auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step - second auxiliary request (no), third auxiliary request (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.018K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T121309.20131120
T 1345/09 () of 23.10.2013

Online on

06.12.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01P 3/44

Application no.

02012497.0

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 131.502K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T134509.20131023
T 1740/09 () of 9.10.2013

Online on

06.12.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

9.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F23N 5/00
F23G 5/50
G01N 33/28
G01N 33/00

Application no.

01953651.5

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 267.760K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T174009.20131009
T 0435/10 () of 2.10.2013

Online on

06.12.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

2.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/36

Application no.

02733094.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 148.333K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T043510.20131002
T 2378/10 () of 9.10.2013

Online on

06.12.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.10.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60T 13/569
B60T 13/52
F16F 1/12

Application no.

01998464.0

Keywords:

Requête principale : Nouveauté (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires : Recevabilité (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 136.919K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T237810.20131009
T 0260/11 (Disaccharide adjuvants/PROTHERICS) of 6.11.2013

Online on

06.12.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

6.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07H 13/06
A61K 39/39

Application no.

00989042.7

Keywords:

Admission of main request (yes)
Amendments - broadening of claim (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Remittal (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.604K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T026011.20131106
T 2011/11 (Amorphous olanzapine/GENERICS (UK) LTD.) of 17.5.2013

Online on

06.12.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

17.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 495/04
A61K 31/5513
A61K 9/00

Application no.

04736845.1

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary requests - novelty - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T201111.20130517
T 0078/12 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

06.12.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02J 3/34
H01F 38/18
H02K 47/22

Application no.

98309243.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T007812.20130919
T 1909/12 () of 2.10.2013

Online on

06.12.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.10.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B05B 15/12

Application no.

03360115.4

Keywords:

Exposé suffisant - oui
Renvoi à la première instance - oui

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T190912.20131002
T 1998/10 (Layer assembly/L'AIR LIQUIDE, Société Anonyme pour l'Etude et … of 19.11.2013

Online on

05.12.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

19.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 71/02
C01B 13/02
B01D 53/22

Application no.

05813697.9

Keywords:

Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - appealed decision reasoned (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T199810.20131119
T 0317/13 () of 2.12.2013

Online on

05.12.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

2.12.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 8/00

Application no.

05762874.5

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T031713.20131202
D 0012/00 () of 27.3.2002

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

DBA

Decision date

27.3.2002

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 107.556K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2002:D001200.20020327
D 0014/08 () of 23.7.2009

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

DBA

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 96.173K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:D001408.20090723
R 0005/08 () of 5.2.2009

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

5.2.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

94102560.3

Keywords:

Petition for review - transitional provisions - substantiation - inadmissible
Petition for review - two stage procedure

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 230.342K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:R000508.20090205
R 0008/09 (Fundamental violation of Article 113) of 23.9.2009

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

23.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 211/44

Application no.

98907067.7

Keywords:

Petition for review - not clearly inadmissible - clearly unallowable

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 134.733K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:R000809.20090923
R 0013/09 (Fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC/ALCON) of 22.10.2009

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

22.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/435

Application no.

99956504.7

Keywords:

Petition for review - not clearly inadmissible - clearly unallowable

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 152.543K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:R001309.20091022
R 0015/13 (Petition for review/LADYBIRD) of 18.10.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

18.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 3/00
H04M 3/42
H04M 15/00

Application no.

97904465.8

Keywords:

Reason for not accepting argument not an "undisclosed version" of common general knowledge nor an "assertion" not put to the parties
Non-discussion of argument not a denial of right to be heard - petitioners own evidence demonstrates argument was heard
Petition for review - clearly unallowable

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:R001513.20131018
T 0225/10 () of 6.6.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/00
C08F 2/14
B01J 19/18
B01J 19/24
B01J 4/00

Application no.

98113059.4

Keywords:

Requests unconditionally withdrawn - resubmitted at oral proceedings- admitted -(no)
Amendments- Added subject-matter -(yes) 7th auxiliary request
Maintenance of the patent in amended form - (yes) - eighth auxiliary request

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T022510.20130606
T 0493/10 (Composition colorante/ L'OREAL) of 19.9.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/31
A61K 8/19
A61K 8/34
A61Q 5/10

Application no.

03293325.1

Keywords:

Requêtes principale et subsidiaire 3: nouveauté (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires 1 et 2: clarté (non)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T049310.20130919
T 0809/10 (Use of NO for treating persistent pulmonary hypertension of the … of 10.10.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 15/00
A61P 9/12

Application no.

04029366.4

Keywords:

Main request: added matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 1C' filed in appeal proceedings: admissible and allowable

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 261.560K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T080910.20131010
T 1151/10 () of 26.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

26.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 13/097

Application no.

02796665.4

Keywords:

Neuheit (Ja)
Klarheit (Ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 147.178K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T115110.20131126
T 1253/10 () of 6.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60T 7/12
B60T 8/24
B60T 13/66

Application no.

04104980.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 113.730K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T125310.20131106
T 1747/10 () of 12.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04D 13/03

Application no.

04803065.4

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 165.487K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T174710.20131112
T 2065/10 (Trellis decoder/HARRIS) of 29.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

29.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

07842318.3

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - (no, after amendment)
Clarity (no) - result to be achieved, "black box"
Oral proceedings - withdrawal of request for oral proceedings
Right to be heard - request for decision according to the state of the file

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T206510.20131129
T 2192/10 () of 23.11.2011

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.11.2011

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23F 5/16
H02K 21/00
H02K 26/00

Application no.

06777401.8

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - 3)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein
Zulassung zum Verfahren (Hilfsantrag 4) - nein

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ECLI:EP:BA:2011:T219210.20111123
T 2335/10 (Reaktor für Ethylenoxid/DR HEISEL) of 14.10.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

14.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07D 301/08

Application no.

98925547.6

Keywords:

Hauptantrag gewährbar
Neuer Einspruchsgrund (nicht zugelassen)
Änderungen (ja)
Klarheit (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Neuheit - verspäteter Einwand nicht zugelassen
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 368.073K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T233510.20131014
T 2490/10 (Demister/KANSAI) of 8.10.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/14
B01D 53/62
B01D 53/96

Application no.

97301766.8

Keywords:

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes) (Main Request and 1st Auxiliary Request)
Admissibility of amended claims (2nd Auxiliary Request) filed after arrangement of oral proceedings (no) - Amended claim not clearly allowable
Admissibility of amended claims (2nd Auxiliary Request) filed after arrangement of oral proceedings (no) - Further issues arising from the amendments and increasing complexity

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T249010.20131008
T 0215/11 () of 20.6.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 7/00

Application no.

95200027.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
correction of printing errors - page missing from Druckexemplar

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.282K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T021511.20130620
T 2256/11 () of 26.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

26.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02B 75/04

Application no.

03010503.5

Keywords:

clarity of claims (yes)
Added subject-matter (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.563K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T225611.20131126
T 2624/11 () of 4.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 16/02
H01R 35/02

Application no.

05025852.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (JA)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 112.159K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T262411.20131104
T 2656/11 () of 4.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16L 9/12
B32B 1/08
B32B 27/30

Application no.

03024937.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 274.479K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T265611.20131104
T 0205/12 () of 24.10.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 7/12
B60J 10/10

Application no.

02025331.6

Keywords:

Neuheit (JA)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (JA)

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 125.074K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T020512.20131024
T 2075/12 () of 25.10.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

25.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01D 5/20

Application no.

05717853.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed evidence - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.062K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T207512.20131025
T 0469/13 () of 15.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 39/00
F16L 41/14
B64D 37/00

Application no.

06252981.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 207.143K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T046913.20131115
T 1493/13 () of 28.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

28.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F17C 9/02
B60P 3/22

Application no.

04798225.1

Keywords:

Withdrawal of the appeal - reimbursement of the appeal fee (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 215.102K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T149313.20131128
T 1749/13 () of 21.11.2013

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

21.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00
H04L 12/58

Application no.

06740050.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 205.580K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T174913.20131121
W 0006/96 (Modulators of Acetylcholine Receptors/SIBIA) of 15.4.1997

Online on

04.12.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

15.4.1997

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 471/04

Application no.

95936273.2

Keywords:

Unity of invention (yes) - common new activity - benefit of the doubt

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 96.447K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:1997:W000696.19970415
T 0492/11 () of 8.10.2013

Online on

02.12.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/32
C23C 16/40

Application no.

01302373.4

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.545K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T049211.20131008
T 2091/11 (Channel quality reporting/QUALCOMM) of 22.11.2013

Online on

02.12.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

22.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

06827064.4

Keywords:

Clarity - main request (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (yes)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 280.681K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T209111.20131122
T 0220/13 (Appeal not in existence) of 22.11.2013

Online on

02.12.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

22.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048

Application no.

09719718.0

Keywords:

Appeal deemed to be not filed - appeal not in existence
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 218.298K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T022013.20131122

November 2013

T 1788/08 () of 26.11.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

26.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 10/44

Application no.

01105782.5

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.213K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T178808.20131126
T 1627/09 (Desaturases/WASHINGTON) of 10.10.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 1/10
C12N 1/12
C12N 9/00
C12N 15/06
C12N 15/09
C12N 15/12
C12N 15/30

Application no.

99965105.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of opposition - (yes)
Admissibility of Auxiliary requests 1 and 6 (yes)
Admissibility of Auxiliary Requests 2 to 5, 7 and 8 (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure of Main Request and Auxiliary Requests 1 and 6 (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 438.353K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T162709.20131010
T 1709/09 (Simplified PIN/NEC) of 6.11.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

6.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

05011848.8

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)
Case Number: T 1709/09 - 3.5.06
DECISION
of the Technical Board of Appeal 3.5.06
of 6 November 2013

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T170909.20131106
T 0409/10 () of 8.10.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

8.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 3/14
B24B 31/116

Application no.

03000556.5

Keywords:

Divisional application - added subject-matter (yes) - main request
Claims - clarity after amendment (no) - product defined by trade mark - auxiliary requests 1 and 2

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 278.510K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T040910.20131008
T 0454/10 () of 26.11.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

26.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05K 5/06

Application no.

05767396.4

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 274.400K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T045410.20131126
T 1704/10 () of 22.10.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

22.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24B 5/42
B24B 49/04
B24B 49/10

Application no.

01907469.9

Keywords:

Amendments - occasioned by ground of opposition (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - broadening of claim (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 214.702K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T170410.20131022
T 1720/10 (Impaired markers, transcriptionally active hot spots/NOVARTIS) of 5.11.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

5.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/90
C12N 5/10
C07K 14/47

Application no.

99967788.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 167.837K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T172010.20131105
T 0749/11 () of 1.10.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

1.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47J 27/16
A47J 39/00

Application no.

01110406.4

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Verspätet eingereichte Entgegenhaltungen - nicht ins Verfahren zugelassen
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T074911.20131001
T 1391/11 () of 26.11.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

26.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 5/0215
A61B 5/03
A61M 5/172

Application no.

07005469.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (Ja)
"Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 125.131K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T139111.20131126
T 0183/12 () of 9.8.2013

Online on

29.11.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

9.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03G 9/08
G03G 9/097
G03G 9/087

Application no.

02024292.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes (unexpected improvement shown)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 150.920K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T018312.20130809
T 0923/09 (Diabetes of the young/ARCH DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION) of 4.6.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

4.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

97941508.0

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 128.761K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T092309.20130604
T 0744/10 () of 8.8.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

8.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/12
B29C 65/06

Application no.

97201482.3

Keywords:

Decision against ratio decidendi - addition of independent claim (no)Inventive step
Decision against ratio decidendi - main request (no)
Added subject-matter - auxiliary requests 1, 5 (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 453.600K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T074410.20130808
T 1378/10 () of 26.9.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

26.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 220/28
C09D 133/14

Application no.

02773245.2

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T137810.20130926
T 1454/10 () of 25.9.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 5/04

Application no.

07000900.6

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive Step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T145410.20130925
T 1865/10 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 11/00

Application no.

06763260.4

Keywords:

Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja) (Hauptantrag)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja) (1. Hilfsantrag)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T186510.20130919
T 0239/11 () of 1.10.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

1.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/16

Application no.

07001027.7

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
-- Main Request, First and Second Auxiliary Request
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
-- Third Auxiliary Request

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T023911.20131001
T 0352/11 () of 12.9.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/32

Application no.

04713009.1

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: Zurückweisung an die Vorinstanz (nein)
Hilfsantrag: nicht zugelassen (Disclaimer nicht korrekt)
Hilfsantrag IV: zugelassen (korrekter Ausschluss von Beispielen aus Dokumenten gemäß Art. 54(3) EPÜ mittels Disclaimer)
Neuheit (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T035211.20130912
T 1140/11 () of 24.9.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

24.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 37/00
B29C 69/00

Application no.

02000814.0

Keywords:

Main request: extension of subject-matter (yes), insufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Auxiliary requests: admitted (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T114011.20130924
T 1260/11 (Multi-chamber bottle/ RECKITT BENCKISER) of 20.9.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
C11D 3/395
C11D 3/39

Application no.

05761375.4

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious improved article

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T126011.20130920
T 1664/11 () of 21.11.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

21.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F41H 5/04

Application no.

99921114.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - reformulation of the technical problem not allowed

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T166411.20131121
T 2087/11 () of 17.10.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F22D 5/26

Application no.

03027669.5

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T208711.20131017
T 2622/11 (Detergent system/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 20.11.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/00
C11D 17/04

Application no.

02786582.3

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T262211.20131120
T 2068/12 () of 22.11.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

22.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 1/05
A61B 5/042

Application no.

94931851.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T206812.20131122
T 2463/12 (Interference suppression in a multicarrier system/NTT) of 15.11.2013

Online on

28.11.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

15.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00
H04L 27/26
H04B 1/10

Application no.

09800381.7

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T246312.20131115
T 0245/11 () of 24.9.2013

Online on

27.11.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21S 8/06

Application no.

00110635.0

Keywords:

T 0291/85

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T024511.20130924
J 0002/12 (Missing drawings) of 7.8.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

7.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03G 15/00
G03G 15/01
B41J 13/00

Application no.

08154835.6

Keywords:

Drawings to be added to application documents - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J000212.20130807
T 0014/09 () of 24.10.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

24.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 11/00
G07D 7/12
G07D 7/20
G07F 7/04
G06K 9/20

Application no.

04000073.9

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T001409.20131024
T 0860/09 () of 12.7.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

12.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/10
C08F 220/04
C08F 220/06

Application no.

98123937.9

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Remittal for remaining issues

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T086009.20130712
T 1440/09 () of 25.9.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26

Application no.

06121786.5

Keywords:

Novelty - availability to the public
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T144009.20130925
T 1531/10 (Remote communication apparatus/AUSSIE) of 16.10.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

16.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/32

Application no.

99957131.8

Keywords:

Claims - clarity after amendment (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)
Right to be heard - violation (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T153110.20131016
T 2016/10 () of 15.10.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B67D 1/14
B67D 1/08
B67D 1/04

Application no.

01938828.9

Keywords:

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T201610.20131015
T 0048/11 () of 11.9.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 59/40
C08L 63/00
C08K 7/02
C08J 5/24
B29C 70/06

Application no.

02707179.4

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T004811.20130911
T 0441/11 () of 15.11.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 22/34

Application no.

03293300.4

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T044111.20131115
T 0582/11 () of 16.4.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

16.4.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B32B 3/04
B32B 5/26
E04B 1/78

Application no.

02779049.2

Keywords:

Clarté (oui)
Extension de l'objet revendiqué (non)
Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T058211.20130416
T 1214/11 () of 29.10.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C22C 33/02
B22F 3/15

Application no.

01890158.7

Keywords:

Reinheitsgrad

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 132.610K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T121411.20131029
T 2434/11 () of 2.10.2013

Online on

26.11.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

2.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60K 15/035

Application no.

05742723.9

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag): nein

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 108.070K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T243411.20131002
J 0006/13 (Retraction of withdrawal (no)/NOVELIX PHARMACEUTICALS) of 23.7.2013

Online on

25.11.2013

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/505

Application no.

09729936.6

Keywords:

Withdrawal
File inspection
Register
Legal certainty

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 120.251K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J000613.20130723
T 0681/10 () of 7.11.2013

Online on

25.11.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

7.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 3/03
D04H 3/16

Application no.

01201819.8

Keywords:

Novelty - public prior use (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 298.479K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T068110.20131107
T 1570/10 () of 26.9.2013

Online on

25.11.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 11/00

Application no.

03000339.6

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 475.774K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T157010.20130926
T 0044/11 () of 15.10.2013

Online on

25.11.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16H 57/02

Application no.

03724992.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 2, 4, 5, 9, 10, 14, und 15 - verneint
Zulässigkeit der Anträge - Hilfsanträge 3, 6 bis 8, 11 bis 13 - verneint

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 166.098K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T004411.20131015
T 1344/11 () of 12.11.2013

Online on

25.11.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

12.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 6/02
C07C 6/04
C07C 6/06
B01J 31/22

Application no.

02728658.2

Keywords:

Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)
On the basis of the request on the basis of which the Examining Division intended to grant a patent

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 231.658K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T134411.20131112
T 0174/12 () of 5.11.2013

Online on

25.11.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

5.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/24

Application no.

06101425.4

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - fresh ground for opposition introduced by the opposition division
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendment to a party's case (admitted)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T017412.20131105
T 2212/08 (Semantic identities/ORACLE) of 7.11.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

7.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

06121855.8

Keywords:

Novelty - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.756K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T221208.20131107
T 0215/09 () of 22.10.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

22.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 7/10

Application no.

99902687.5

Keywords:

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - broadening of claim (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 324.787K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T021509.20131022
T 0545/09 () of 6.8.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03G 3/30

Application no.

01121259.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes) after amendment

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 145.830K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T054509.20130806
T 2058/09 () of 25.9.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/00

Application no.

98308979.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (all requests)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 134.695K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T205809.20130925
T 0402/10 () of 6.9.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08C 17/02
H04M 11/00

Application no.

00300175.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - yes (all requests)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 141.277K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T040210.20130906
T 1813/10 () of 27.8.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

27.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 11/16

Application no.

02005875.6

Keywords:

Novelty - (no) main request
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Novelty - (yes) fourth aux. request
Inventive step - (yes) fourth aux. request

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T181310.20130827
T 2482/10 () of 25.9.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 81/00
A47J 31/06

Application no.

03733623.7

Keywords:

Novelty - Main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - Second, third and fourth - admitted (no) (need for additional search by the department of first instance for features incorporated from the description)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 155.435K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T248210.20130925
T 0268/11 () of 8.10.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

8.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/04
C08F 4/64
C08F 10/02

Application no.

96925070.3

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - main request (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)
Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 555.540K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T026811.20131008
T 1234/12 () of 18.11.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C01B 31/08

Application no.

03785528.5

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 207.758K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T123412.20131118
T 1902/12 () of 18.11.2013

Online on

22.11.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

18.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/30

Application no.

06776214.6

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 204.932K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T190212.20131118
T 0072/10 (Pathogenic organisms/BJÖRN) of 7.11.2013

Online on

21.11.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

7.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68
G01N 33/569

Application no.

01901634.4

Keywords:

Main request - justification for filing at the oral proceedings (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.332K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T007210.20131107
T 0194/10 (Alzheimer's disease/BIOARCTIC NEUROSCIENCE) of 12.11.2013

Online on

21.11.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/00
C07K 14/47
A61P 25/28

Application no.

01945896.7

Keywords:

Auxiliary request 6 - remittal (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T019410.20131112
T 2132/12 () of 7.11.2013

Online on

21.11.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 65/14
B60T 13/74
B60T 7/12

Application no.

08803656.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 246.566K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T213212.20131107
T 1925/08 (Infrared dye/SIEMENS) of 1.7.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

1.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/558

Application no.

00126414.2

Keywords:

Main request (claims as granted) - basis in the application as filed (no)
First and second auxiliary request - breach of Article 123(3) EPC (yes)
Third auxiliary request - requirements of the EPC fulfilled

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T192508.20130701
T 2441/09 (Vinyl acetate/ethylene emulsion/CELANESE INTERNATIONAL CORP.) of 31.10.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

31.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 5/02

Application no.

02022258.4

Keywords:

All requests: inventive step (no) - alleged improvement - not shown - obvious solution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 120.524K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T244109.20131031
T 0218/10 () of 7.6.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 25/08
B60R 19/18
B60R 19/12
B60R 19/52
B60R 21/34

Application no.

03029604.0

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T021810.20130607
T 0467/10 () of 24.9.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23D 31/00

Application no.

03103356.6

Keywords:

Late submitted material - evidence admitted (no)
Grounds for opposition - lack of patentability (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T046710.20130924
T 1198/10 () of 11.7.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 5/02
B60H 1/18

Application no.

04020841.5

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T119810.20130711
T 1243/10 (Offener Kommunikationskanal/PILZ) of 25.9.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 29/06
G05B 19/418
H04L 12/413
H04L 12/46

Application no.

01993099.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1, 2 und 4) - verneint
Zulässigkeit (Hilfsantrag 3) - verneint

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T124310.20130925
T 1404/10 () of 24.6.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 7/08
B62D 25/06
B62D 65/00

Application no.

00938754.9

Keywords:

Übertragung der Einsprechendenstellung (ja)
Zulassung eines erstmalig mit der Beschwerdebegründung eingereichten Dokuments (ja) - (Gründe, 3.1 und 3.3)
Zurückverweisung an erste Instanz (nein)
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (nein)
Antrag auf Kostenverteilung (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T140410.20130624
T 1448/10 (Tracking during transit/SAP) of 1.10.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

1.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00

Application no.

04816355.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T144810.20131001
T 0573/12 (Automated process flow/SAP) of 8.5.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

8.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

03029408.6

Keywords:

Rule 137(3) EPC - discretion of Examining Division (improperly exercised)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T057312.20130508
T 1965/12 () of 12.11.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65C 9/00
F26B 15/18

Application no.

07115478.5

Keywords:

Lapse of patent - termination of the appeal proceedings

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T196512.20131112
T 0230/13 () of 31.10.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

31.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 17/32

Application no.

05702439.0

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T023013.20131031
T 1020/13 () of 16.10.2013

Online on

20.11.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

16.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21C 37/20
B21J 5/08
B21K 23/04
B21D 17/02

Application no.

08806905.9

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - (ja)
Rechtliches Gehör - Prüfungsverfahren
Rechtliches Gehör - Verletzung (nein)
Klarheit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hilfsantrag 2 (nein)
Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hilfsantrag 3 (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T102013.20131016
T 0816/09 (Viral marketing/TAGGED) of 14.11.2013

Online on

19.11.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

14.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

05005267.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (obvious implementation of non-technical requirement)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T081609.20131114
T 0475/10 (Standardised plant extraction/fx LIFE SCIENCES) of 17.9.2013

Online on

19.11.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

17.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 65/00
A61K 35/78
G01N 33/94

Application no.

98942181.3

Keywords:

"Main request, first and second auxiliary requests: added subject-matter (yes) - amended features not unambiguously disclosed in connection with the claimed process" "Third and fourth auxiliary requests: inventive step (no)"

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T047510.20130917
T 1451/10 (Fällungskieselsäure/EVONIK DEGUSSA GMBH) of 28.10.2013

Online on

19.11.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C01B 33/193
C09C 1/30
C09D 7/12

Application no.

03015916.4

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit -Hilfsantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nachgewiesene Verbesserung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T145110.20131028
T 1591/10 () of 7.8.2013

Online on

19.11.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 9/20
F24C 15/20

Application no.

01902556.8

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 3: inventive step (no) - alleged improvement not shown, reformulation of problem, alternative obvious" "Auxiliary request 4: added subject-matter (no); sufficiency of disclosure (yes) - specification of patent in suit together with common general knowledge provides adequate directions to enable the skilled person to construct units over the whole scope of the claim; inventive step (yes) - improvement plausible, means for achieving it not suggested by prior art

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T159110.20130807
T 0279/11 () of 6.11.2013

Online on

19.11.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05B 37/02
H05B 39/04
G02B 6/24

Application no.

02018900.7

Keywords:

Erlöschen des Patents in allen benannten Vertragsstaaten - Beendigung des Beschwerdeverfahrens

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T027911.20131106
T 1035/11 (Interleaved symbol mapping/SAMSUNG) of 1.10.2013

Online on

19.11.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

1.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00
H03M 13/27

Application no.

02028629.0

Keywords:

Admission of late-filed request (yes)
Inventive step - (no) - juxtaposition of obvious processes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T103511.20131001
T 1131/11 () of 4.11.2013

Online on

19.11.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

4.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06

Application no.

02704180.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T113111.20131104
T 2499/11 () of 22.10.2013

Online on

19.11.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C30B 11/00

Application no.

98810105.1

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T249911.20131022
T 0534/04 (Method for producing polycarboxylic acid for cement dispersant/NIPPON … of 22.7.2008

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.7.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 24/26

Application no.

97122407.6

Keywords:

Amendments containing subject-matter extending beyond the content of the application as filed (yes) - combination as originally disclosed cannot be dismantled (see reasons 1.4)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T053404.20080722
T 1527/05 (Static mixer/SULZER) of 4.6.2008

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

4.6.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01F 5/06

Application no.

00942993.7

Keywords:

Novelty (main request): no
Inventive step (auxiliary request): no - obvious combination

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ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T152705.20080604
T 1550/05 (Process for producing microcapsules/KUREHA) of 30.3.2010

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

30.3.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 13/08

Application no.

01300083.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 5): no - technical problem not solved over the whole scope of the claims, reformulation of the technical problem, obvious alternative

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ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T155005.20100330
T 1623/06 () of 21.2.2008

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

21.2.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23Q 1/54

Application no.

01943244.2

Keywords:

Unallowable isolation of feature from an originally disclosed combination (main request)
Exercise of the Board's discretion not to admit late filed requests (first and second auxiliary requests)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T162306.20080221
T 0291/08 (Method of removing organic iodides/CELANESE) of 13.1.2011

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

13.1.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 51/47

Application no.

01918923.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - determination of the closest prior art
Remittal (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2011:T029108.20110113
T 0607/08 () of 10.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 25/37
C01B 25/45
H01M 4/58

Application no.

00989532.7

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request 1 - amendments not allowable
Auxiliary request 2 - functional feature not allowable
Auxiliary requests 3 to 6 - late filed
Auxiliary requests 3 to 6 - not clearly allowable

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T060708.20131010
T 0782/09 () of 16.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

16.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/34

Application no.

02024130.3

Keywords:

Main request: Clarity (no), Auxiliary Request: Amendments allowable (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T078209.20131016
T 0919/09 () of 10.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/385

Application no.

00966314.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T091909.20131010
T 1060/09 (Conjugated Estrogens/DURAMED) of 18.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

18.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/00

Application no.

01918326.8

Keywords:

Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant
Novelty - main request (no)
Auxiliary requests submitted with grounds of appeal - not admitted: not justified as means of redressing decision under appeal

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T106009.20131018
T 1181/09 () of 29.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

29.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 26/08

Application no.

05255862.4

Keywords:

Novelty - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 241.894K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T118109.20131029
T 1548/09 () of 6.11.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

6.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 21/47
G01N 21/31
G01N 21/49

Application no.

02013767.5

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T154809.20131106
T 0153/10 () of 7.5.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/36
A61F 13/15
A61F 13/20

Application no.

01967903.4

Keywords:

Main request: Added subject-matter (no); sufficiency of disclosure (yes); novelty (yes); inventive step (no).
Inventive step - (no) First to fourth auxiliary requests
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes) Fifth auxiliary request

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T015310.20130507
T 0304/10 (Test systems/DADE) of 8.11.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

8.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/00

Application no.

98910425.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of two documents filed at the onset of second appeal (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T030410.20131108
T 0385/10 (Oligosaccharide aus Tiermilch/NUTRICIA) of 11.9.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

11.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07H 3/06

Application no.

00983244.5

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 328.143K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T038510.20130911
T 0417/10 () of 15.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01B 5/00

Application no.

05008908.5

Keywords:

Claims - clarity in opposition appeal proceedings

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 286.821K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T041710.20131015
T 1406/10 (Composition sous forme d'émulsion eau-dans-huile et ses … of 2.7.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

2.7.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/00
B01F 17/00

Application no.

00401574.9

Keywords:

Requête principale, activité inventive (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires, recevabilité (non)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T140610.20130702
T 0987/11 (Isoflavones/ NOVOGEN) of 22.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

22.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 36/00

Application no.

93909679.8

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.751K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T098711.20131022
T 1013/11 () of 1.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

1.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B64D 11/00

Application no.

07857033.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 140.685K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T101311.20131001
T 1157/11 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F04C 2/344
F04C 15/02

Application no.

96113888.0

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Hilfsanträge - Zulässigkeit (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T115711.20130919
T 1824/11 (E-mail encryption/TOTEMO) of 25.9.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/58
H04L 29/06

Application no.

03104388.8

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 270.143K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T182411.20130925
T 0356/12 () of 20.9.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07J 53/00

Application no.

05090214.7

Keywords:

Mangelnde Ausführbarkeit - nicht nachgewiesen

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 132.113K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T035612.20130920
T 1750/12 () of 9.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

9.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
C11D 3/50
B65D 77/22
B65D 5/66

Application no.

06121393.0

Keywords:

-

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 90.156K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T175012.20131009
T 2134/12 (Abhilfe/WACKER CHEMIE) of 16.7.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07F 7/20

Application no.

08708186.5

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T213412.20130716
T 0370/13 () of 17.10.2013

Online on

18.11.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

05076852.2

Keywords:

Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 251.938K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T037013.20131017
T 0497/10 () of 5.11.2013

Online on

15.11.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

5.11.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01R 13/514
H01R 13/717
H01R 13/46
H01R 13/66
H04Q 1/14

Application no.

00111357.0

Keywords:

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T049710.20131105
T 2375/09 () of 10.9.2013

Online on

13.11.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 19/00
A61B 5/04
A61N 1/36

Application no.

03255564.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 120.669K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T237509.20130910
T 2447/09 (Force page zero access/MICROCHIP) of 27.9.2013

Online on

13.11.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

27.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/34
G06F 9/30

Application no.

98112385.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 164.733K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T244709.20130927
T 0514/10 () of 11.10.2013

Online on

13.11.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 28/00

Application no.

98307244.8

Keywords:

Extension beyond the content of the application as filed (main request - yes)
Broadening of claim (auxiliary request - yes)
Inescapable trap (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 141.854K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T051410.20131011
T 1629/10 (Kommunikationsnetz/CLAAS) of 20.9.2013

Online on

13.11.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 29/08
A01B 79/00
A01B 79/02
A01D 41/127
A01D 43/08
H04L 29/06

Application no.

07104913.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - bejaht (nach Änderung)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T162910.20130920
T 1413/11 () of 4.11.2013

Online on

13.11.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 9/32
A23G 9/00
A23G 9/20

Application no.

03255095.6

Keywords:

No text agreed by the patentee - revocation of the patent

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T141311.20131104
T 2542/11 () of 16.10.2013

Online on

13.11.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

16.10.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F02B 75/04
F02D 15/02

Application no.

08805485.3

Keywords:

Ativité inventive (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T254211.20131016
T 1676/12 () of 20.8.2013

Online on

13.11.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09J 103/12
C09J 103/14
C08B 35/00
C08B 31/00

Application no.

99890313.2

Keywords:

Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 3 und 4 - unzulässig geändert
Hilfsanträge 1, 2 und 5 - nicht zum Verfahren zugelassen

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T167612.20130820
T 1006/13 () of 15.10.2013

Online on

13.11.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

15.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 18/14

Application no.

10153520.1

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T100613.20131015
T 1200/09 () of 14.5.2013

Online on

12.11.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

14.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/145

Application no.

99951731.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T120009.20130514
T 1490/09 (Force feedback user-manipulable object/IMMERSION) of 10.9.2013

Online on

12.11.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

10.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033
G09G 5/08
G06F 3/00

Application no.

98919880.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes, after amendment)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T149009.20130910
T 2539/10 () of 5.11.2013

Online on

12.11.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

5.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62B 5/08
B62B 9/24
A47D 13/02

Application no.

04726902.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 103.499K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T253910.20131105
T 1205/11 () of 17.10.2013

Online on

12.11.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 38/02
C22C 38/04

Application no.

05028528.7

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T120511.20131017
T 1462/11 () of 17.10.2013

Online on

12.11.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 38/02
C22C 38/04

Application no.

05028444.7

Keywords:

Novelty (yes) after amendment

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T146211.20131017
T 2473/12 () of 5.11.2013

Online on

12.11.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

5.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 183/00
C09J 11/06
G02B 6/36

Application no.

05780357.9

Keywords:

Applicant entitled to pursue subject-matter not covered by supplementary European search report (no)
Applicant entitled to have further search drawn up (no)
Conflict with Paris Convention (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T247312.20131105
T 2003/08 (Dilated cardiomyopathy/EDWARDS) of 31.10.2012

Online on

08.11.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.10.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 35/14
A61P 9/00
C07K 1/22
A61M 1/36
C07K 14/72

Application no.

96941378.0

Keywords:

"Request not to hear a witness due to failure to reply to the invitation in accordance with Rule 118(c) EPC (refused)";
"Request for referral of questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (refused)";
Main request: added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request: claims to be interpreted as relating to a second medical use (yes) - means used in the treatment to be considered as a substance or composition in the sense of decision G 5/83; oral disclosure at a lecture - evidence from the lecturer and a member of the audience may be sufficient to establish the oral disclosure - contrary to the application by the first instance of decision T 1212/97; oral disclosure and prior use - established beyond reasonable doubt (no); conformity of the claims with the requirements of the EPC (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T200308.20121031
T 0975/09 () of 11.9.2013

Online on

08.11.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 9/06
H02K 3/28

Application no.

02000162.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 134.929K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T097509.20130911
T 0355/10 () of 12.9.2013

Online on

08.11.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

12.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 21/16
H02K 1/27

Application no.

99125812.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (all requests)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T035510.20130912
T 0521/10 (Electronic programming guide/JLB) of 5.9.2013

Online on

08.11.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

5.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/14
H04N 5/445
H04N 7/14

Application no.

01902035.3

Keywords:

Disclosure by incorporation by reference
Priority validly claimed - (no)
Added subject-matter - (yes)
Novelty - (no)
Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T052110.20130905
T 1598/10 () of 5.9.2013

Online on

08.11.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B26B 21/22
B26B 21/40

Application no.

04743468.3

Keywords:

Main request: novelty (yes) - Extrapolation of relative measurements in a schematic drawing of the proir art not allowable if that is not the intention of the drawing
All requests: inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T159810.20130905
T 1511/11 () of 20.9.2013

Online on

08.11.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16L 25/00

Application no.

06761699.5

Keywords:

Beauftragung eines Gutachters (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 127.623K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T151111.20130920
T 1005/13 () of 28.10.2013

Online on

08.11.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

28.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/22

Application no.

09734649.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 91.283K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T100513.20131028
T 0641/10 (Fault-redundant routers/IP INFUSION) of 4.11.2013

Online on

07.11.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.11.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/56

Application no.

04795420.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 252.524K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T064110.20131104
T 0569/09 (Sicherheitsmodul/LRG) of 20.9.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G09F 21/00

Application no.

05782466.6

Keywords:

ursprüngliche Offenbarung (ja)
ausreichende Offenbarung (ja)
Klarheit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 164.390K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T056909.20130920
T 0835/09 () of 18.10.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

18.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01G 23/02

Application no.

01200972.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 249.304K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T083509.20131018
T 0857/09 () of 5.9.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

5.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01S 7/03
H01Q 1/52
H01Q 9/04

Application no.

02708173.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - nach Änderung

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 135.135K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T085709.20130905
T 1462/09 () of 20.6.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

05746962.9

Keywords:

Request to overrule the way in which the opposition division has exercised its discretion under Article 114(2) EPC 1973 - refused
Inventive step - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 146.471K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T146209.20130620
T 2115/09 (Interrupts on a parallel communication bus/GENERAL ELECTRIC) of 23.10.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

23.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 13/24

Application no.

05749829.7

Keywords:

Appeal sufficiently reasoned – no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 99.351K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T211509.20131023
T 2379/09 (Replaying web page requests/BMC) of 17.9.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

17.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 11/00

Application no.

00977108.0

Keywords:

Ground for refusal (added subject matter) overcome by amendment
Clarity objections made obiter also overcome by amendment
Inventive step not conclusively discussed during examination
Remittal for further prosecution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 145.198K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T237909.20130917
T 0442/10 () of 30.10.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

30.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/1343
G02F 1/1333

Application no.

07014462.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes - amended claims)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 263.108K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T044210.20131030
T 1723/10 (Amorphous forms/ZENTIVA) of 1.10.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

1.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07F 9/58
A61K 31/663
A61P 19/00

Application no.

05706666.4

Keywords:

Main request: novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests 1 and 2: clarity (no)
Auxiliary request 3: allowable

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 479.515K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T172310.20131001
T 2529/10 (Emulgatoren/COGNIS) of 3.7.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

3.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01F 17/00
A61K 8/00

Application no.

96938108.6

Keywords:

Enge Auslegung des Anspruchs 1 (Nein)
Neuheit (Nein) - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1
Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (Ja) - Hilfsanträge 2 und 5
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge 3 und 6 - Zugelassen (Nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 178.327K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T252910.20130703
T 1227/11 (Demulsifying agent/KAO CORPORATION) of 28.8.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386
C11D 3/50
C11D 3/382
C11D 3/22
C11D 3/02
C11D 3/20
C11D 11/00

Application no.

04734918.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of auxiliary request 1: yes
Admissibility of auxiliary request 2 submitted during oral proceedings: yes
Sufficiency of disclosure (main request and auxiliary request 1): no - identification of emulsifier/demulsifier pairs suitable for carrying out the invention not possible without undue burden
Compliance with the requirements of Article 123(3) (auxiliary request 2): yes
Sufficiency of disclosure (auxiliary request 2): yes
Inventive step (auxiliary request 2): yes - non obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 190.992K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T122711.20130828
T 1416/11 () of 30.7.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

30.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 45/46
B29C 45/27
B29C 45/57

Application no.

07006626.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 107.949K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T141611.20130730
T 2063/12 () of 22.10.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 24/32
C04B 24/26
C04B 103/40

Application no.

02022709.6

Keywords:

Clarity (all requests): no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.775K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T206312.20131022
T 2557/12 () of 30.9.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

30.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 1/32

Application no.

07839621.5

Keywords:

Substantive procedural violation (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 125.059K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T255712.20130930
T 0147/13 () of 24.10.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42C 11/04

Application no.

05405604.9

Keywords:

Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel - Übergehen eines Antrages auf mündliche Verhandlung
Zurückverweisung an 1. Instanz

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 97.409K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T014713.20131024
T 1295/13 () of 16.10.2013

Online on

06.11.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

16.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

05764696.0

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 92.374K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T129513.20131016
T 1375/06 () of 6.5.2008

Online on

04.11.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

6.5.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 70/64

Application no.

00300413.2

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (main and auxiliary requests, no)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.738K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T137506.20080506
T 0326/07 () of 2.12.2008

Online on

04.11.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

2.12.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/54

Application no.

97950996.5

Keywords:

Interpretation of a term in the claims
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.496K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T032607.20081202

October 2013

T 0905/08 () of 8.10.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C01B 25/45
H01M 4/58

Application no.

02735034.7

Keywords:

Priorität - Gültigkeit des Prioritätstags (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja) - Verbesserung (ja)-Naheliegen (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 443.896K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T090508.20131008
T 1274/08 () of 30.4.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

30.4.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 3/02

Application no.

00956127.5

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja) Alle Anträge
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein) Alle Anträge

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 315.682K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T127408.20130430
T 0918/09 () of 25.9.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 31/36

Application no.

03002991.2

Keywords:

Single request: Amendments allowable (yes), clarity (yes); disclosure (yes), novelty and inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 135.352K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T091809.20130925
T 1563/09 () of 30.7.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

30.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07B 17/00
G07F 7/08

Application no.

04090093.8

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja, nach Änderung)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 140.870K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T156309.20130730
T 1826/09 () of 16.10.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 15/14

Application no.

97933176.6

Keywords:

Oral proceedings - non-attendance of party
Inventive step - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.091K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T182609.20131016
T 1937/09 (Collaborative gateway GUI/ACCENTURE) of 15.10.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

15.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44
G06F 17/60

Application no.

04250122.1

Keywords:

Original disclosure (no)
Sufficient disclosure (no)
Clarity (no)
Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 149.423K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T193709.20131015
T 0353/10 () of 24.10.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

24.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 24/08
G01N 33/50

Application no.

01979080.7

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.982K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T035310.20131024
T 0624/10 (Data flow consistency check/MICROSOFT) of 13.9.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05106445.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 373.505K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T062410.20130913
T 0937/10 () of 29.1.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

29.1.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/00
A61K 7/08
A61K 7/50
A61K 7/48

Application no.

93401980.3

Keywords:

Requête principale - Activité inventive (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 - Activité inventive (non)
Requête subsidiaire 4 - Modification occasionnée par un motif d'opposition (non)
Requête subsidiaire 7 - Modifications admises (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 177.997K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T093710.20130129
T 1063/10 () of 26.9.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

26.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 29/04
B29C 70/78

Application no.

05707312.4

Keywords:

Neuheit (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T106310.20130926
T 1588/10 (Detection Japanese encephalitis viruses/ROCHE) of 8.10.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

8.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68
C12Q 1/70

Application no.

04724275.5

Keywords:

Main request - admissibility (yes); requirements of the EPC met (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T158810.20131008
T 1697/10 (Compositions cosmétiques de type émulsion solide eau-dans-huile/L' … of 25.6.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

25.6.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/06
A61K 8/81
A61K 8/898
A61Q 1/00

Application no.

04291083.6

Keywords:

Requête principale, activité inventive (non)
Requête subsidiaire 1, recevable (oui), modification recevable (oui), suffisance de la description (oui), clarté (oui), nouveauté (oui), activité inventive (non)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T169710.20130625
T 2510/10 () of 12.4.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 7/02

Application no.

03077092.9

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T251010.20130412
T 0680/11 () of 23.9.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 3/22
C08L 71/02
C08L 77/00
C08K 3/04
C08L 77/06
C08L 71/12
C08L 77/02

Application no.

03746150.6

Keywords:

Sufficiency - yes
Remittal for further prosecution

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T068011.20130923
T 1105/11 () of 24.9.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

24.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22F 1/00

Application no.

03782491.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T110511.20130924
T 1128/11 () of 12.9.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E03D 9/00
E03D 9/03
C11D 3/50
C11D 17/00
C11D 17/04

Application no.

03078382.3

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T112811.20130912
T 1297/11 () of 1.10.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

1.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E01C 11/22
E03F 3/04
D03F 5/06

Application no.

03101666.0

Keywords:

Ground for opposition under Article 100(a) EPC withdrawn in opposition proceedings - not admitted in the appeal proceedings
Product according to a prior art document - not admitted
Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T129711.20131001
T 2319/11 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 15/54

Application no.

07754425.2

Keywords:

Novelty - all requests (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T231911.20130919
T 0077/12 (Wasserlöslich umhüllte Peroxocarbonsäuren/HENKEL) of 20.8.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 3/39

Application no.

05733304.9

Keywords:

Verspätetes Vorbringen - 2. Hilfsantrag zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Alle Anträge (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Naheliegende Konkretisierung einer allgemeineren Offenbarung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T007712.20130820
T 0148/12 (Evaporative emissions filter/FRAM) of 31.7.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

31.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/02
F02M 35/00

Application no.

04757746.5

Keywords:

Novelty - Main request (no) - Auxiliary request 1 (no)
Subject-matter extending beyond the content of the application as filed - Auxiliary request 1 and 2 (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T014812.20130731
T 1620/12 () of 27.9.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

27.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25B 21/00

Application no.

08806791.3

Keywords:

Insufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Substantial procedural error (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T162012.20130927
T 1972/12 () of 24.10.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

24.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05K 1/14
H05K 1/11
H05K 7/14

Application no.

03000693.6

Keywords:

Clarity (yes)
Remittal (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T197212.20131024
T 2479/12 () of 22.10.2013

Online on

31.10.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

22.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60J 1/00
H05B 3/86
G02B 5/28
B32B 17/10

Application no.

01933659.3

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T247912.20131022
R 0002/09 () of 29.7.2009

Online on

25.10.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

29.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 8/00

Application no.

01956292.5

Keywords:

Antrag auf Überprüfung - Nichtbezahlung der Gebühr - Antrag gilt als nicht gestellt
Verkürzte Ladungsfrist

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:R000209.20090729
T 1002/10 (Acrylamidlösungherstellungsverfahren/ASHLAND) of 16.10.2013

Online on

25.10.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

16.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12P 13/02
C12M 1/02
C12M 1/38
C12M 1/34
C07C 231/06

Application no.

02740512.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Lösung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T100210.20131016
T 2367/10 (LiCoM oxides/Umicore) of 26.9.2013

Online on

25.10.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01G 51/00
C01G 1/00
H01M 4/52

Application no.

99960299.8

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - enabling disclosure (yes)
Novelty - main request (no)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - reformulation of the problem to an alternative
Inventive step - solution not obvious

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T236710.20130926
T 2471/11 () of 8.10.2013

Online on

25.10.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

8.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16F 13/10

Application no.

03720976.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T247111.20131008
T 2272/12 () of 11.10.2013

Online on

25.10.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

11.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/74
G03B 21/00
H04M 1/00
H04N 9/31

Application no.

05781973.2

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no - after amendment)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T227212.20131011
T 0621/13 () of 26.9.2013

Online on

25.10.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

26.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 11/00
G06T 13/00
G06T 15/00

Application no.

09165366.7

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 262.174K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T062113.20130926
T 0857/13 () of 18.10.2013

Online on

25.10.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

18.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/16
H04N 5/00
H04H 1/00

Application no.

05021626.6

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 204.790K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T085713.20131018
T 2357/10 () of 25.7.2013

Online on

24.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

25.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 11/06
C08L 19/00

Application no.

03025206.8

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit der Erfindung (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 135.768K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T235710.20130725
T 2405/10 (Underwater communication system/SONARDYNE) of 17.9.2013

Online on

24.10.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 11/00
H04L 1/00
H04L 27/00

Application no.

05740524.3

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 152.892K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T240510.20130917
T 0703/11 () of 16.10.2013

Online on

24.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

16.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/29
A23L 1/30

Application no.

04748674.1

Keywords:

Revocation of the patent at request of the patent proprietor
Agreement to text withdrawn by patent proprietor

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 111.515K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T070311.20131016
T 0815/11 (Maschinelles Geschirrspülmittel/HENKEL) of 13.8.2013

Online on

24.10.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 3/37
C11D 3/22

Application no.

04764845.6

Keywords:

Unzulässige Änderung der Patentansprüche (Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 2): ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsantrag 1): nein - naheliegende Alternative

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 167.110K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T081511.20130813
T 1921/11 () of 10.10.2013

Online on

24.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E03C 1/04
F21V 33/00

Application no.

06707342.9

Keywords:

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Klarheit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 131.038K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T192111.20131010
T 2509/11 () of 10.10.2013

Online on

24.10.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 71/00

Application no.

06734280.8

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 175.602K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T250911.20131010
T 2620/11 () of 17.9.2013

Online on

24.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

17.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/22
A23L 1/40

Application no.

03792212.7

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (no)
New auxiliary request 1 - inventive step (no)
New auxiliary request 2 (not admitted)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 149.995K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T262011.20130917
T 2508/12 () of 10.10.2013

Online on

24.10.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

09155816.3

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 93.938K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T250812.20131010
T 0116/10 () of 29.5.2013

Online on

22.10.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

29.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/36
A61K 35/74
A45D 37/00
A61F 13/15

Application no.

04724921.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no), main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 5.
Sixth auxiliary request not admitted into the proceedings.

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 315.805K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T011610.20130529
T 1508/10 () of 2.7.2013

Online on

22.10.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

2.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23P 15/02
B23K 1/00
B23K 1/19
B23P 6/00
B23K 35/30
F01D 5/00

Application no.

01308666.5

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.896K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T150810.20130702
T 1763/10 () of 4.9.2013

Online on

22.10.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 13/26

Application no.

02004375.8

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.568K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T176310.20130904
T 0400/11 (Tautomers/SUCAMPO) of 25.9.2013

Online on

22.10.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 221/04
A61K 31/352
A61K 47/12
A61P 11/08

Application no.

04005836.4

Keywords:

Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)
Novelty - all requests (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.300K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T040011.20130925
T 0242/12 (Store-and-forward system/APPLE) of 24.9.2013

Online on

22.10.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/58

Application no.

04731387.9

Keywords:

Amendments occasioned by ground of opposition
Amendments - (not decided)
Patent as maintained in amended form - not challenged due to prohibition of reformatio in peius

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 246.196K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T024212.20130924
T 2262/12 () of 11.10.2013

Online on

22.10.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/38

Application no.

04100446.6

Keywords:

Claims - clarity after amendment (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.829K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T226212.20131011
T 0781/10 (Portable device and method of providing menu icons/SAMSUNG) of 19.9.2013

Online on

21.10.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048

Application no.

07109920.4

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 115.261K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T078110.20130919
T 0500/11 (Trichlorosilane/ELKEM) of 4.9.2013

Online on

21.10.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

4.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 33/107

Application no.

04748762.4

Keywords:

Disclosure of the invention: sufficient; no gaps in information
Main request: Novelty (no) - end value of a prior art range takes away the novelty of the claimed range
Auxiliary request: amendment - admissible intermediate generalisation - other features not inextricably linked to the feature picked out from a working example; novelty (yes); inventive step (yes) - improvement (yes); obviousness (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 155.614K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T050011.20130904
T 1518/11 (Enamine cyclisation/TAIGEN) of 13.8.2013

Online on

21.10.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

13.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 215/56

Application no.

03767106.2

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary request: amendments (not allowable) - intermediate generalisation

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 167.285K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T151811.20130813
T 1943/07 () of 13.9.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

13.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 35/58
F27B 9/24
F27D 3/12

Application no.

99937177.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests):no
no need to reformulate the problem defined in the patent in suit; problem solved; obvious solution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 398.252K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T194307.20130913
T 0754/09 (Anonymous reporting/SAP) of 18.9.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

18.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00

Application no.

04803857.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no - obvious and non-technical implementations, respectively, of non-technical requirements)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 130.817K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T075409.20130918
T 2404/09 () of 11.10.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 30/60

Application no.

04704170.2

Keywords:

Patentansprüche - Klarheit nach Änderung (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 231.831K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T240409.20131011
T 2466/09 (Depsipeptide as immunosuppressant/ CYCLACEL) of 20.8.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

20.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 11/00
C07K 5/10
A61K 38/15

Application no.

00983997.8

Keywords:

Main request: added matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 1: admissibility (no)
Auxiliary request 2: remittal

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 143.603K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T246609.20130820
T 0015/10 (Fishy taint/LOHMANN) of 14.10.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

14.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68
C12N 9/02

Application no.

04022858.7

Keywords:

Exceptions to patentability - essentially biological process for the production of animals
Exceptions to patentability - Claim 14 (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.626K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T001510.20131014
T 0518/10 (Lucenin-2 in krill oil extracts/NEPTUNE) of 9.4.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

9.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07F 9/10
C07D 407/14
A23J 7/00
A61K 31/683
A61K 31/685
A61P 25/00
A61P 35/00
C11B 1/10

Application no.

02753988.1

Keywords:

Oral proceedings - change of date (no)
Admissible of late filed documents (no) - not justified
Admission of late filed auxiliary request (yes)
Main request, first and second auxiliary requests: amendments supported by the application as filed (no)
Auxiliary request 3: sufficiency of disclosure (no) - neither isolation nor identification of flavonoid was shown

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.773K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T051810.20130409
T 0762/10 () of 11.9.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 7/22
B60H 1/24

Application no.

01126258.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 101.070K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T076210.20130911
T 1652/10 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B61C 9/52
B61F 3/16

Application no.

02291504.5

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 133.020K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T165210.20130716
T 1735/10 () of 14.10.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

14.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/39
H01S 3/108

Application no.

07009067.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.945K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T173510.20131014
T 0466/11 () of 30.8.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 9/04
B23K 9/18
B23K 9/32
B23K 25/00
B23K 101/04

Application no.

07723180.1

Keywords:

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit (ja)
Zurückverweisung (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 237.335K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T046611.20130830
T 0795/11 () of 26.9.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

26.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 11/00
B65B 27/08

Application no.

05019002.4

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.919K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T079511.20130926
T 0935/11 () of 3.9.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

3.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 5/04

Application no.

00128656.6

Keywords:

Clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 129.698K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T093511.20130903
T 0965/11 () of 24.7.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60K 35/00
A01B 79/00
A01D 41/127
G02B 27/01

Application no.

05021489.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 119.166K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T096511.20130724
T 1605/11 () of 12.9.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 17/08

Application no.

06799479.8

Keywords:

Amendments (allowable)
Inventive step: yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 126.691K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T160511.20130912
T 0833/12 () of 7.10.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61F 2/36
A61F 2/40

Application no.

07075729.9

Keywords:

Neuheit - (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 256.380K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T083312.20131007
T 0476/13 () of 10.10.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 33/02

Application no.

06025165.9

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hauptantrag) (nein)
Zurückverweisung (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 117.637K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T047613.20131010
T 0845/13 () of 11.10.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

11.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

01988298.4

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds of appeal

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 90.637K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T084513.20131011
T 0937/13 (Missing statement of grounds) of 11.10.2013

Online on

18.10.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/38

Application no.

08731551.1

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 205.066K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T093713.20131011
T 1560/09 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

17.10.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 13/24

Application no.

07110976.3

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (main request) - no
Remittal to first instance - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 118.367K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T156009.20130716
T 1562/09 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

17.10.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 13/24
G07F 7/00
G06K 19/077
G07G 1/00

Application no.

07110984.7

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 108.055K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T156209.20130716
T 1564/09 () of 3.7.2013

Online on

17.10.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

3.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 3/02
H03M 3/04

Application no.

05425374.5

Keywords:

Remittal - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 110.159K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T156409.20130703
T 1140/10 (Conjugate vaccine/SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE) of 11.10.2013

Online on

17.10.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

11.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 65/00

Application no.

02752182.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no): arbitrary choice

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 113.253K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T114010.20131011
T 2157/11 () of 30.7.2013

Online on

17.10.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

30.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A62B 35/04

Application no.

03778594.6

Keywords:

Main request - clarity (yes) - added subject-matter (no)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 109.390K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T215711.20130730
T 2515/11 () of 30.7.2013

Online on

17.10.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

30.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F04B 35/04
A61C 1/00

Application no.

08716491.9

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Zurückverweisung (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 111.236K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T251511.20130730
T 0287/13 () of 18.9.2013

Online on

17.10.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

18.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/47
A61K 31/4709
A61K 31/397
A61P 3/06

Application no.

05777087.7

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 91.507K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T028713.20130918
T 0873/09 () of 10.10.2013

Online on

16.10.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/302

Application no.

98310071.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 109.748K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T087309.20131010
T 0627/10 () of 6.9.2013

Online on

16.10.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

6.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00
H04L 12/58
H04M 1/725

Application no.

04103307.7

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (main and 1st to 3rd auxiliary requests: yes / 4th auxiliary request: no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 102.445K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T062710.20130906
T 2428/10 () of 5.9.2013

Online on

16.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25D 23/02
F25D 23/12

Application no.

07729994.9

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 120.019K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T242810.20130905
T 0184/11 () of 14.5.2013

Online on

16.10.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

14.5.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 53/12

Application no.

05752791.3

Keywords:

Übertragung der Einsprechenden- und Beschwerdegegnerinstellung (ja) (Punkt 2.6)
Öffentliche Zugänglichkeit eines Werbeprospekts (ja) (Punkte 3.2 bis 3.4)
Neuheit (Hauptantrag: ja)
Zurückverweisung an erste Instanz (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 180.771K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T018411.20130514
T 0390/11 () of 5.9.2013

Online on

16.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25B 31/00

Application no.

07712537.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Admissibility of auxiliary requests (partly)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 125.155K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T039011.20130905
T 2146/12 () of 25.9.2013

Online on

16.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25D 17/06
F25D 23/06

Application no.

08803226.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 101.318K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T214612.20130925
T 1735/08 () of 27.9.2012

Online on

15.10.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

27.9.2012

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 23/04
C08L 23/08

Application no.

01976204.6

Keywords:

Berichtigung der Niederschrift der mündlichen Verhandlung - (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 116.786K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T173508.20120927
T 1066/09 () of 26.6.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

26.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

01202073.1

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request - not admitted

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 398.726K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T106609.20130626
T 1404/09 (FAST DISSOLVING ORALLY CONSUMABLE FILMS CONTAINING AN ION EXCHANGE … of 1.10.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

1.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
A61K 9/20

Application no.

01959912.5

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 211.881K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T140409.20131001
T 1672/09 (HSV Complex/ MEDIGENE) of 5.9.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

5.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/86

Application no.

03739561.3

Keywords:

Main request - added matter (no), inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 130.866K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T167209.20130905
T 2062/09 () of 3.7.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

3.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03F 3/21
H03F 3/60

Application no.

00309807.6

Keywords:

Late-filed requests - Sixth auxiliary request not admitted
Novelty - main request and first to fifth auxiliary requests (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 134.442K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T206209.20130703
T 1617/10 (Hair cleansing compositions/KAO CORPORATION) of 11.4.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

11.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 5/02
A61Q 5/12
A61K 8/73
A61K 8/365
A61K 8/34
A61K 8/46

Application no.

03000043.4

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal of the opponent (yes)
Amendment to the appellant - opponent's case (no)
Novelty, main request (no)
Inventive step, main and auxiliary request (no): beneficial effect not demonstrated over the closest prior art

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 159.228K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T161710.20130411
T 2051/10 (Klarspülmittel/Henkel) of 11.9.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

11.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 3/00
C11D 11/00
C11D 3/02
C11D 3/20
C11D 3/22
C11D 3/33
C11D 3/37

Application no.

03732487.8

Keywords:

Berichtigung eines angeblichen Fehlers im Anspruchswortlaut (Nein) - Haupt- und Hilfsanträge 1, 2, 3 und 5
Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs (Ja) - Haupt- und Hilfsanträge 1, 2, 3 und 5
Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (Ja) - Hilfsanträge 4, 6 und 7

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 187.607K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T205110.20130911
T 1167/11 (Kunststoffendscheibe/MANN + HUMMEL GMBH) of 19.9.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 29/11

Application no.

06101570.7

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 363.866K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T116711.20130919
T 1811/11 () of 12.9.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

12.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C30B 29/36
C30B 23/00

Application no.

05810073.6

Keywords:

Main request (priority, no; novelty , no)
Auxiliary requests 1 to 3 (clarity, no)
Auxiliary request 4 (novelty and inventive step, yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 270.731K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T181111.20130912
T 1911/11 () of 17.9.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 8/00

Application no.

03702076.5

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 248.623K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T191111.20130917
T 1964/11 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/236
A23L 1/305
A23L 1/308
A61K 38/01
A61P 3/04

Application no.

06837845.4

Keywords:

Main request: added subject-matter - yes
Auxiliary request: added subject-matter - no
Inventive step - yes - unexpected improvement shown

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 138.793K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T196411.20130716
T 1970/11 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/236
A23L 1/30
A23L 1/302

Application no.

06847476.6

Keywords:

Inventive step: yes - unexpected improvement

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 132.501K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T197011.20130716
T 1977/11 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/236
A23L 1/30
A23L 1/303
A23L 2/38
A23L 2/60
A61P 37/00

Application no.

06837991.6

Keywords:

Inventive step: yes: unexpected improvement

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 134.512K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T197711.20130716
T 1283/13 () of 9.10.2013

Online on

14.10.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

9.10.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 5/08
C12N 5/06
A61K 35/12
A61K 35/28
A61P 9/00

Application no.

05787106.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 207.798K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T128313.20131009
T 0552/08 () of 3.4.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

3.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/10

Application no.

98118001.1

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 133.840K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T055208.20130403
T 1618/08 () of 27.6.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 8/32

Application no.

97117585.6

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Late-filed argument - admitted (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 155.260K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T161808.20130627
T 0284/09 () of 17.9.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 51/20

Application no.

02090368.8

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 132.750K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T028409.20130917
T 1526/10 (Treating agent/NIPPON SHOKUBAI) of 29.8.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

29.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 8/06
C07C 51/25

Application no.

07014196.5

Keywords:

Clarity (yes): measurement method sufficiently characterised in the claims
Inventive step (yes): improvement not derivable from the state of the art

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 143.024K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T152610.20130829
T 0922/11 () of 18.9.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

18.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B25B 15/10
B25B 23/10
F16B 23/00

Application no.

06708629.8

Keywords:

Zurückverweisungsgrund nach Regel 43(2) EPÜ durch Änderung des Anspruchsatzes entfallen; Zurückverweisung zur weiteren Prüfung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 123.876K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T092211.20130918
T 0923/11 () of 10.9.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

10.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 21/00
C22C 21/12
C22F 1/057

Application no.

03015053.6

Keywords:

Main request: Novelty (no)
First Auxiliary Request: Novelty, inventive step (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Added subject-matter (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 139.485K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T092311.20130910
T 1932/11 (Mischer/3M DEUTSCHLAND GmbH) of 22.8.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01F 13/00

Application no.

02752876.9

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag): ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag): ja - nicht naheliegende Verbesserung gegenüber Stand der Technik, unabhängig davon welches Dokument als nächstliegender Stand der Technik herangezogen wird
Ausführbarkeit (ja) - keine Informationslücken, kein Mangel an Anleitung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 163.378K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T193211.20130822
T 1966/11 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/236
A23L 1/30
A23L 1/305
A23L 1/308
A61K 38/01
A61P 3/04

Application no.

06837942.9

Keywords:

Inventive step: yes - unexpected improvement

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 132.304K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T196611.20130716
T 1967/11 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/236
A23L 1/30
A23L 2/60
A61K 31/575
A61P 3/06

Application no.

06844412.4

Keywords:

Inventive step: yes - unexpected improvement

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T196711.20130716
T 0783/12 () of 20.6.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 3/02

Application no.

01102498.1

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag II - verneint
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag I - verneint
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag III und XV - verneint
Zulässigkeit der Hilfsanträge XI bis XIV - verneint

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T078312.20130620
T 1283/12 () of 20.9.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E03F 1/00

Application no.

07075743.0

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T128312.20130920
T 1567/12 () of 18.9.2013

Online on

11.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22F 5/08
B21H 5/02
F16H 55/08

Application no.

06754213.4

Keywords:

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Klarheit (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T156712.20130918
R 0011/12 (Right to be heard in oral proceedings) of 19.7.2013

Online on

09.10.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

19.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 3/00
B01J 8/46

Application no.

00902267.4

Keywords:

Petition for review: not clearly inadmissible - clearly unallowable
Violation of right to be heard - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:R001112.20130719
T 2303/08 () of 16.5.2013

Online on

09.10.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

16.5.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 77/00

Application no.

01907571.2

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T230308.20130516
T 1228/12 () of 7.5.2013

Online on

09.10.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/02
C08L 23/08
C08F 297/08

Application no.

06777149.3

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - undue burden - (yes) - (all requests)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T122812.20130507
T 0153/13 () of 27.9.2013

Online on

09.10.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

27.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 263/10
C07C 263/20
C25B 1/26
B01J 23/46

Application no.

03784115.2

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T015313.20130927
T 1386/09 () of 25.9.2013

Online on

08.10.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 5/20
G01S 7/292

Application no.

06113750.1

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T138609.20130925
T 2051/09 (Biozidmischung/THOR) of 8.8.2013

Online on

08.10.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

8.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01N 43/40

Application no.

01971931.9

Keywords:

Verspätet eingereichter Versuchsbericht - nicht zugelassen
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein für alle Anträge) - beanspruchte Kombination lag aufgrund der zu erwartenden Synergie und der offensichtlichen Verlängerung der Wirkungsdauer nahe

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T205109.20130808
T 0331/10 (Vorrichtung zur Dioptrieneinstellung von Mikroskopen/LEICA) of 12.7.2013

Online on

08.10.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

12.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/00

Application no.

03011484.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T033110.20130712
T 0774/10 () of 24.9.2013

Online on

08.10.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

24.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/08
H01L 29/735
H01L 29/78

Application no.

00930012.0

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T077410.20130924
T 1414/11 () of 23.7.2013

Online on

08.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 18/00
F16L 59/00
C04B 35/532

Application no.

06009214.5

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung (verneint)
Verspätete Klarheitseinwände (nicht zugelassen)
Verspätete Dokumente (nicht zugelassen)
Neuheit - Zugänglichkeit (bejaht)
Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T141411.20130723
T 1065/13 () of 18.9.2013

Online on

08.10.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 51/04

Application no.

06794696.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T106513.20130918
T 1799/08 () of 18.6.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01F 6/62

Application no.

01916318.7

Keywords:

Extent of scrutiny ex officio by the Board
Silence of the opponent vis-à-vis a document presented as the closest prior art and experimental results provided by the patent proprietor
Public interest and equal treatment of the parties

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T179908.20130618
T 1961/09 () of 26.6.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23C 5/22

Application no.

03812253.7

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - name and address of appellant
Admissibility of appeal - after remedy of deficiencies
Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - change of subject-matter
Late-filed auxiliary requests - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)
Intervention of the assumed infringer - admissible (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T196109.20130626
T 2272/09 (L-threonine production/EVONIK DEGUSSA) of 11.9.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

11.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12P 13/04
C12P 13/08
C12N 1/21
C12N 15/11
C12N 15/60

Application no.

03708150.2

Keywords:

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T227209.20130911
T 0208/10 () of 9.7.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65H 37/04
B65H 45/28

Application no.

06111589.5

Keywords:

Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T020810.20130709
T 0251/10 () of 20.2.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.2.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/22

Application no.

03720382.5

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter - (yes) - (main request)
Late-filed requests - clearly allowable (no) - (first and second auxiliary requests)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T025110.20130220
T 1330/10 () of 4.7.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62L 1/00

Application no.

03013161.9

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T133010.20130704
T 1413/10 () of 11.7.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 70/74

Application no.

04821028.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T141310.20130711
T 2489/10 (Detergent pouch/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 7.6.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

7.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
B65D 81/00

Application no.

04754063.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request): yes - non-obvious improvement
Late filed evidence and arguments not admitted

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T248910.20130607
T 0389/11 () of 25.7.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

25.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 1/00
C22B 34/24
B22F 9/20
B22F 9/22

Application no.

08161538.7

Keywords:

Subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no)
Selection invention (no)
Purity of a material - inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T038911.20130725
T 0677/11 () of 6.6.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

6.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/236
A23L 1/308
A23L 1/29
A61P 3/04
A61K 31/716
A23C 9/13
A23L 1/09

Application no.

02725535.5

Keywords:

Auxiliary request 2 (Novelty: no)
Auxiliary request 3 (Sufficiency: no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T067711.20130606
T 0704/11 (Pro-perfume composition/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 2.8.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

2.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/50
C11D 3/30
C11D 3/37

Application no.

02725985.2

Keywords:

Novelty (main request and first auxiliary request): no
Admissibility of the second auxiliary request: no - claim comprising an undisclosed disclaimer submitted for the first time during oral proceedings

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T070411.20130802
T 1120/11 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

03784094.9

Keywords:

Abhilfe - Pflicht zur Abhilfe durch erste Instanz (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T112011.20130919
T 1212/11 () of 25.7.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

25.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 1/00
C22B 34/24
B22F 9/20
B22F 9/22

Application no.

05005428.7

Keywords:

Subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no)
Inventive step (yes) - effect not made credible within whole scope of claim (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T121211.20130725
T 1512/11 () of 18.9.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/14
B41J 2/16

Application no.

06800579.2

Keywords:

Novelty - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T151211.20130918
T 1601/11 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 51/54

Application no.

08152670.9

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject matter (yes, main and first auxiliary request)
Clarity of claims (no, main and first auxiliary request)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T160111.20130919
T 1618/11 () of 20.9.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/19

Application no.

05703708.7

Keywords:

Re-establishment of rights - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T161811.20130920
T 0178/12 () of 27.9.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23F 15/00
C03C 25/14

Application no.

03728802.4

Keywords:

Lapse of patent - termination of the appeal proceedings

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T017812.20130927
T 0866/12 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16F 13/14
F16F 1/38
B61F 5/30

Application no.

04003095.9

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T086612.20130919
T 2177/12 () of 24.7.2013

Online on

07.10.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

24.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 39/02
A61M 39/04

Application no.

06751411.7

Keywords:

Adversely affected (no)
Admissibility of the appeal (no)
Referral to Enlarged Board (no)
Apportionment of costs (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T217712.20130724
T 1250/09 () of 20.9.2013

Online on

02.10.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 35/10

Application no.

98923538.7

Keywords:

Oral proceedings - non-attendance of party
Claims - clarity (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T125009.20130920
T 0297/09 () of 25.9.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

25.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05K 3/34
H05K 3/24
H05K 3/46
H01L 23/12
C23C 18/31
C23C 18/44

Application no.

02800278.0

Keywords:

Clarity, conciseness (no)
Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T029709.20130925
T 0582/09 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/053
G01G 19/50

Application no.

04015225.8

Keywords:

Intermediate generalisation (no)
Extention of scope of protection (no)
Documents admitted (yes/no)
Aesthetic creation (no)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T058209.20130716
T 2121/09 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01P 1/15
H01P 1/213

Application no.

05024563.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T212109.20130919
T 0925/10 (Ergonomic mouse/HIPPUS) of 3.9.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

3.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

04700797.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes, after amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 270.940K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T092510.20130903
T 1209/10 () of 19.4.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

19.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23P 11/02
B23Q 17/00
B25B 5/00

Application no.

97917554.4

Keywords:

Amendments allowable (main request)
Amendments - no
Lack of clarity (first to third auxiliary request) - not admitted
Referral of a question to the Enlarged of Appeal - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T120910.20130419
T 1469/10 (Hybrid ARQ system/PANASONIC) of 28.6.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

28.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/18
H04L 12/56
H04L 1/00

Application no.

06007523.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - main request (no)
Clarity, conciseness, support by description - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (no)
Admission of late-filed document - (yes)
Admission of auxiliary requests - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T146910.20130628
T 0375/11 (Coating compositions/DSM) of 6.9.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

6.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 5/02
C09D 167/00
C09D 167/08

Application no.

01974468.9

Keywords:

Main request; auxiliary requests 1, 2: added matter (yes)
Auxiliary requests 3, 4: admission (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 146.394K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T037511.20130906
T 0272/12 () of 11.9.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

11.9.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06K 19/077
B42D 15/10

Application no.

08708740.9

Keywords:

Vice substantiel de procédure (non)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 138.224K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T027212.20130911
T 0560/12 () of 13.9.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 1/05

Application no.

07834564.2

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - disclosure in drawings

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 277.407K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T056012.20130913
T 0952/12 () of 10.9.2013

Online on

01.10.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 10/20

Application no.

07112484.6

Keywords:

Oral proceedings held in the absence of the appellant
Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T095212.20130910

September 2013

T 0028/09 (Solution pharmaceuticals/CHUGAI SEIYAKU KABUSHIKI KAISHA) of 18.6.2013

Online on

30.09.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

18.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395
A61K 47/10
A61K 47/04
A61K 47/34
A61K 9/08
A61K 47/12
A61K 47/26

Application no.

03705165.3

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (no)
First auxiliary request - inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T002809.20130618
T 0826/09 () of 26.7.2013

Online on

30.09.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

26.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 18/48
C08J 9/14
C08G 18/66

Application no.

99107084.8

Keywords:

Unzulässige Änderungen

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T082609.20130726
T 0852/09 (Enhancers/AVENTIS PHARMACEUTICALS INC. et al.) of 6.9.2013

Online on

30.09.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

6.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 6/00
C12N 9/20

Application no.

00918362.5

Keywords:

Main request - sufficiency of disclosure (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T085209.20130906
T 1915/09 (Antifouling coating/CHUGOKU) of 27.6.2013

Online on

30.09.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 5/16

Application no.

03251373.1

Keywords:

Admissibiltiy of the appeal based on fresh documents (yes)
Admission of late-filed requests (yes) - response to an argument based on a new fact
Admission of documents into the proceedings (partly yes)
Main request: inventive step (no) - positive effect not likely to occur over the whole breadth of the claims - obvious alternative
First auxiliary request: inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T191509.20130627
T 1980/10 () of 4.6.2013

Online on

30.09.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68
C08L 63/00
C08L 33/06

Application no.

01927369.7

Keywords:

Amendments (not allowable)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T198010.20130604
T 1245/11 (Lubricant base oil/MALAYSIAN PALM OIL BOARD) of 20.6.2013

Online on

30.09.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

20.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 105/34
C10M 105/38
C07C 69/22
C10M 177/00

Application no.

04025781.8

Keywords:

Main request: Clarity (yes) - after amendment
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no) - obvious selection
Auxiliary request: Admissibility (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T124511.20130620
T 0824/13 () of 20.9.2013

Online on

30.09.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 33/46

Application no.

02003577.0

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal
Late filed notice of appeal

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T082413.20130920
T 1505/09 () of 3.9.2013

Online on

27.09.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

3.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 16/06
A61M 16/08

Application no.

03252573.5

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T150509.20130903
T 1777/09 (Media access control/FREESCALE) of 13.9.2013

Online on

27.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

13.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 13/40
G06F 13/376
G06F 1/08
G06F 1/32

Application no.

05776970.5

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T177709.20130913
T 0070/10 (Use of macrolides for the treatment of dry eye/SUCAMPO) of 31.7.2013

Online on

27.09.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

31.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/436
A61P 27/02

Application no.

00921047.7

Keywords:

Main request (allowable)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T007010.20130731
T 0480/11 () of 11.7.2013

Online on

27.09.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 3/3571
C12N 1/20
C12N 1/04

Application no.

01901132.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - yes
Admissiblity of claim requests - yes (auxiliary request 1); no (new auxiliary request 2)
Allowability of the request to hear a witness - no
Sufficiency of disclosure - no (auxiliary requests 1-5)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T048011.20130711
T 1068/13 (Antibodies multiple antigenic polypeptides/CHUGAI) of 19.9.2013

Online on

27.09.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/09
C12N 15/10
C12Q 1/68

Application no.

07017208.5

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds
Appeal inadmissible (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T106813.20130919
R 0001/13 (Petition for review/NTT) of 17.6.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

17.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/005
H04B 7/216

Application no.

97113024.0

Keywords:

No right of admissibility for requests filed to overcome late-raised objections
Article 113(1) EPC does not overrule Article 13(1) RPBA in the case of such requests
Remark made during oral proceedings by one member of board of appeal (here, the chairman) has no determinative effect
Petitioner's subjective surprise at board of appeal decision is not relevant to objective review of that decision
Petition for review - clearly unallowable

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:R000113.20130617
R 0001/13 (Petition for review/NTT) of 17.6.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

17.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/005
H04B 7/216

Application no.

97113024.0

Keywords:

No right of admissibility for requests filed to overcome late-raised objections
Article 113(1) EPC does not overrule Article 13(1) RPBA in the case of such requests
Remark made during oral proceedings by one member of board of appeal (here, the chairman) has no determinative effect
Petitioner's subjective surprise at board of appeal decision is not relevant to objective review of that decision
Petition for review - clearly unallowable

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:R000113.20130617
T 1027/09 () of 23.7.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/00
H04N 7/24
H04N 7/173

Application no.

03002994.6

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T102709.20130723
T 1055/09 () of 14.5.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.5.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G08L 77/00
C08L 77/02
C08L 23/08
C08L 101/00
C08F 283/04

Application no.

97927247.3

Keywords:

Suffisance de l'exposé : non (requête principale)
Clarté : oui (requête subsidiaire 1)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours : non
Renvoi à la première instance : oui

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T105509.20130514
T 0096/10 () of 23.7.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F28D 9/00
F28F 3/04

Application no.

04020494.3

Keywords:

Novelty, inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T009610.20130723
T 0404/10 () of 18.6.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

18.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 27/00
C07C 27/28

Application no.

00906676.2

Keywords:

Novelty (yes); inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T040410.20130618
T 1478/10 () of 13.9.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/47

Application no.

04743509.4

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T147810.20130913
T 0140/11 () of 3.7.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

3.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 9/02
A47L 9/24

Application no.

02774952.2

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T014011.20130703
T 0594/11 () of 28.6.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 13/12
H04L 29/06

Application no.

00660161.1

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Novelty - (no)
Inventive step - (no) - mixture of technical and non-technical features

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T059411.20130628
T 0871/11 () of 30.7.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

30.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/19
A23D 7/00

Application no.

04761484.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - obvious alternative
Late-filed evidence -admitted (no) - submitted shortly before oral proceedings

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T087111.20130730
T 1009/11 () of 14.6.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

14.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 9/24
G06F 7/08

Application no.

04783785.1

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T100911.20130614
T 2223/11 () of 6.8.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

6.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/314
A23L 1/317
A23B 4/023

Application no.

05727236.1

Keywords:

Opposition grounds - extension of subject-matter (no)
Opposition grounds - sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Admittance of new documents (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T222311.20130806
T 0815/12 () of 5.9.2013

Online on

26.09.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

5.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06

Application no.

99301879.5

Keywords:

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T081512.20130905
T 2220/08 () of 6.9.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

6.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01J 17/20
H01J 17/49
C09K 11/475

Application no.

01000149.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T222008.20130906
T 1144/09 () of 11.1.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.1.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/06
C08L 23/04

Application no.

00108175.1

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request, auxiliary request (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T114409.20130111
T 2325/09 (Interactive web pages/ICESOFT) of 10.9.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

10.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

05756673.9

Keywords:

New requests not admitted because amended claims prima facie lack original disclosure

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T232509.20130910
T 1575/10 () of 20.9.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47J 31/40

Application no.

02700092.6

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung Haupt- und Hilfsantrag (bejaht)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T157510.20130920
T 1689/10 (Retinoid-containing compositions/JOHNSON & JOHNSON) of 11.7.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/49
A61K 8/67
A61K 8/97
A61Q 19/08

Application no.

04292331.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T168910.20130711
T 1875/10 () of 19.9.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

19.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03G 9/08

Application no.

99919543.1

Keywords:

Patent lapsed in all designated contracting states
Termination of appeal proceedings

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T187510.20130919
T 2338/10 (Vorgabe des Nachrichtenübertagungsmodus durch ein Endgerät/IPCOM) of 12.7.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

12.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 12/58
H04Q 7/22
H04M 3/533

Application no.

00965758.6

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge A', B(neu), C(neu) - verneint, Hilfsantrag A - bejaht)
Neuheit (Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge A', B(neu), C(neu) - verneint)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T233810.20130712
T 0267/11 (Personal product compositions comprising structured benefit agent pre … of 30.4.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 5/00
A61Q 19/00
A61K 8/25
A61K 8/92

Application no.

04253006.3

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure, main request (no)
Clarity, auxiliary requests 1-5 (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T026711.20130430
T 0778/11 () of 22.8.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

22.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 59/125
C07C 51/41

Application no.

04018057.2

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T077811.20130822
T 1709/11 (Hydraulic oil/VOITELUKESKUS TONTTILA OY) of 3.7.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

3.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 105/38
C10M 169/04

Application no.

97907118.0

Keywords:

Added matter - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T170911.20130703
T 1860/12 () of 13.6.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B28B 11/14
B26D 1/553

Application no.

06812744.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of requests filed during the oral proceedings - no, clarity objection not overcome (points 1.2, 2.7)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T186012.20130613
T 1981/12 () of 24.9.2013

Online on

25.09.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25B 41/00
F25B 49/00
F25B 41/06

Application no.

05856008.7

Keywords:

Subject matter searched in international phase to be considered as searched in European phase (no)
Additional search (no)
Remittal (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T198112.20130924
T 1951/08 (C13-Alkoholgemisch/BASF) of 27.5.2013

Online on

20.09.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

27.5.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 2/10
C07C 11/02
C07C 45/50
C07C 47/02
C07C 29/16
C07C 31/125
C07C 43/11
C07F 9/11
C07F 9/09
C11D 1/34

Application no.

00987265.6

Keywords:

Alle Anträge: Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T195108.20130527
T 1352/09 (Beschreibungsobjekt/SIEMENS) of 4.9.2013

Online on

20.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

4.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 9/44
G05B 19/41

Application no.

06009273.1

Keywords:

Klarheit - nein

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T135209.20130904
T 1654/09 (Video game console/MICROSOFT) of 24.7.2013

Online on

20.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

24.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

05103222.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - after amendment (yes); documents cited during examination unsuitable to establish lack of an inventive step of amended claims
Remittal - subject matter of amended claims may not have been searched and exhaustively discussed during examination

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T165409.20130724
T 0018/10 (Caries Lectin detection/UNIVERSITY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA) of 9.9.2013

Online on

20.09.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

9.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

04758774.6

Keywords:

Main and Auxiliary Requests I-II: clarity and support (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T001810.20130909
T 0675/10 () of 16.4.2013

Online on

20.09.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.4.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 29/00
B62D 27/02
B62D 25/00

Application no.

04029503.2

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T067510.20130416
T 0814/10 (Process for producing an emulsifier/NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF … of 11.6.2013

Online on

20.09.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

11.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/00
A61K 47/42
B01F 17/30

Application no.

01995012.0

Keywords:

Inventive step, all requests (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T081410.20130611
T 1438/10 () of 16.5.2013

Online on

20.09.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

16.5.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/32
A61L 9/01

Application no.

02026632.6

Keywords:

Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge I und II - erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Hilfsanträge III bis V - eingereicht in der mündlichen Verhandlung - zugelassen (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T143810.20130516
T 2061/11 () of 26.6.2013

Online on

20.09.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

26.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A63B 15/00
A63B 21/075
A63B 23/12
A63B 21/02
A63B 21/072

Application no.

05004813.1

Keywords:

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T206111.20130626
T 0771/09 () of 10.9.2013

Online on

19.09.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 11/00
G07F 19/00

Application no.

01967914.1

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

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European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T077109.20130910
T 1516/09 () of 17.7.2013

Online on

19.09.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/042
B32B 27/36
B32B 27/28

Application no.

99973354.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.126K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T151609.20130717
T 1686/09 () of 25.7.2013

Online on

19.09.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

25.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 11/00

Application no.

03020692.4

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 288.759K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T168609.20130725
T 1308/10 () of 18.6.2013

Online on

19.09.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29B 7/60

Application no.

01932667.7

Keywords:

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 385.253K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T130810.20130618
T 2303/10 () of 12.9.2013

Online on

19.09.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

12.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 15/14
G02B 27/00

Application no.

05787074.3

Keywords:

Anspruchsänderung: Berichtigung eines offensichtlichen Fehlers (zulässig)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 304.939K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T230310.20130912
T 0462/12 () of 12.9.2013

Online on

19.09.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

12.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01B 21/04
G01N 23/04

Application no.

10002412.4

Keywords:

Teilanmeldung - Über den Inhalt der früheren Anmeldung hinausgehender Gegenstand (nein - nach Änderung)
Klarheit (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 290.823K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T046212.20130912
T 1000/13 () of 20.8.2013

Online on

19.09.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

20.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 46/30
B01D 46/00
B60T 17/00
B01D 45/16
B01D 53/26

Application no.

08158035.9

Keywords:

"Missing statement of grounds "

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 203.671K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T100013.20130820
T 2298/09 () of 16.5.2013

Online on

18.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

16.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 47/34

Application no.

04729409.5

Keywords:

Admissiblity of main request filed during oral proceedings - no, inadmissible extension, features, even without clear meaning, cannot be ignored (point 2.1)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 129.947K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T229809.20130516
T 0796/10 () of 23.7.2013

Online on

18.09.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21F 1/00

Application no.

97110950.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 118.831K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T079610.20130723
T 2526/10 (Notched wire/KANAGAWA) of 11.9.2013

Online on

18.09.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 29/48

Application no.

05019585.8

Keywords:

Inventive step: main request, improvement not derivable from the combination of documents underlying the contested decision; remittal for further prosecution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 181.518K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T252610.20130911
T 0847/12 () of 14.6.2013

Online on

18.09.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

14.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 5/10

Application no.

05021071.5

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 160.724K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T084712.20130614
T 1980/12 () of 10.6.2013

Online on

18.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B05C 7/00

Application no.

00810107.3

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 93.191K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T198012.20130610
T 2584/12 () of 6.9.2013

Online on

18.09.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/36
A61M 5/168

Application no.

05718420.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 89.718K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T258412.20130906
T 0757/13 () of 30.8.2013

Online on

18.09.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

30.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 13/00

Application no.

05750001.9

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 90.210K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T075713.20130830
T 1337/13 () of 9.9.2013

Online on

18.09.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24C 5/18

Application no.

08868444.4

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 89.088K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T133713.20130909
R 0017/13 () of 13.9.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

13.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/30
A61F 2/46

Application no.

99956343.0

Keywords:

Violation of right to be heard - no
Other fundamental procedural defect - no
Petition for review: clearly inadmissible - clearly unallowable

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 123.256K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:R001713.20130913
T 2178/08 (Pointing Device/NEC CORPORATION) of 9.9.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

9.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

03026808.0

Keywords:

Clarity and support by the description - yes
Extension of subject-matter - no
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 127.867K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T217808.20130909
T 1539/09 (Programmiersystem/RENNER) of 18.7.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

18.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

04014708.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - beide Anträge (nein)

Distribution

C

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 134.597K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T153909.20130718
T 1944/09 () of 18.7.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

18.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 3/00

Application no.

02726336.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no, main and first auxiliary requests)
Added subject-matter (yes, second auxiliary request)
Clarity (no, second auxiliary request)
Admissibility (no, fourth and fifth auxiliary requests)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 138.756K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T194409.20130718
T 0726/10 () of 6.9.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 9/00

Application no.

99924133.4

Keywords:

Claims substantially amended on appeal overcoming the grounds for refusal by the Examining Division
Interlocutory revision
Obiter Dictum not forming part of the grounds for refusal
Remittal (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 103.980K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T072610.20130906
T 2156/10 () of 15.1.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.1.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/06
A61K 7/50

Application no.

99300932.3

Keywords:

All requests - inventive step (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.070K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T215610.20130115
T 2344/11 () of 13.8.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

13.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 25/00
F16B 35/04
E04B 1/38
F16B 5/02

Application no.

04791067.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - bejaht

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 112.386K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T234411.20130813
T 0825/12 () of 2.9.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16F 13/14
F16F 1/38
B61F 5/30

Application no.

04003094.2

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 91.594K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T082512.20130902
T 1095/12 () of 5.8.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

5.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H03K 5/24
H03K 19/007

Application no.

07011577.9

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja (nach Änderung)

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 137.684K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T109512.20130805
T 1504/12 () of 20.8.2013

Online on

17.09.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 5/445

Application no.

05794702.0

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 88.638K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T150412.20130820
T 1862/09 () of 27.6.2013

Online on

16.09.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 3/00
B62J 39/00
B62J 9/00

Application no.

03729345.3

Keywords:

Late-filed requests not admitted
Inventive step - main and third auxiliary requests (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 139.778K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T186209.20130627
T 0300/10 () of 3.7.2013

Online on

16.09.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

3.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E21B 1/00
B25D 17/24

Application no.

01112296.7

Keywords:

Admissibility - main request (yes)
Novelty - main and second auxiliary requests (no)
Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - first and third auxiliary requests (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed - first and third auxiliary requests (yes)
Clarity after amendment - first and third auxiliary requests (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 145.105K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T030010.20130703
T 1483/09 () of 19.6.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

19.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 13/196

Application no.

05743963.0

Keywords:

Novelty - no (all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 120.695K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T148309.20130619
T 0271/10 () of 18.6.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

18.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 7/09
F16F 15/315

Application no.

02761629.1

Keywords:

Clarity and essential features - yes (after amendment)
Remittal for further prosecution

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 125.541K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T027110.20130618
T 2366/10 () of 5.9.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24B 41/04
B24B 49/00
B23Q 5/28
B23Q 17/22
B24B 47/10
B23Q 1/28
B23Q 1/52

Application no.

01500108.4

Keywords:

Document without any date information: disregarded
Late-filed submissions: not admitted
Novelty: yes
Inventive step: yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 164.063K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T236610.20130905
T 0474/11 () of 6.8.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B02C 17/16

Application no.

04405182.9

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit neuer Anträge - nein, prima facie nicht gewährbar

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 147.789K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T047411.20130806
T 0572/11 () of 20.8.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

20.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 61/18

Application no.

06101060.9

Keywords:

Novelty - yes, no direct and unambiguous disclosure concerning modular structure of known unit
Inventive step - no, general technical knowledge concerning modular design approach to be considered to improve versatility of known unit

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 195.088K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T057211.20130820
T 1076/11 (Software-aided storage device emulation/MICROSOFT) of 2.7.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

2.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06

Application no.

04019314.6

Keywords:

Clarity and support by the description (yes, after amendment)
Extension of subject-matter (no, after amendment)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 129.475K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T107611.20130702
T 1248/11 () of 8.8.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01F 13/00

Application no.

05793341.8

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (all requests): no - gaps in information

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 170.260K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T124811.20130808
T 1551/11 () of 8.8.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 14/26

Application no.

03026360.2

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderung des Vorbringens (ja)
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die Erstinstanz

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 129.001K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T155111.20130808
T 1124/12 () of 17.6.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

17.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 55/06

Application no.

06020981.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, zweiter Hilfsantrag - nein
Stützung durch die Beschreibung (erster Hilfsantrag - nein)

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 123.818K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T112412.20130617
T 0496/13 (Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung) of 10.9.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

10.9.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/00

Application no.

07014253.4

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 206.307K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T049613.20130910
T 1106/13 () of 28.8.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

28.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

05005655.5

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 90.177K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T110613.20130828
T 1121/13 () of 28.8.2013

Online on

13.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

28.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 13/16
G11C 7/10

Application no.

06826783.0

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 90.246K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T112113.20130828
R 0017/12 () of 8.7.2013

Online on

12.09.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

8.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/32
H04B 1/38

Application no.

99903846.6

Keywords:

Petition for review - not clearly inadmissible - clearly unallowable
Violation of right to be heard

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 137.887K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:R001712.20130708
R 0002/13 () of 10.6.2013

Online on

12.09.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

10.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 24/10
A61L 24/04
B01F 13/00
B01F 15/02
B65D 25/08
A61K 9/00
B01F 3/12
A61L 33/12

Application no.

09159082.8

Keywords:

Clearly inadmissible (no)
Clearly unallowable (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 148.602K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:R000213.20130610
R 0004/13 () of 25.7.2013

Online on

12.09.2013

Board

EBA

Decision date

25.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 3/00

Application no.

04005647.5

Keywords:

Infringement of right to be heard (no)
Other substantial procedural violation (no)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 160.311K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:R000413.20130725
T 0401/10 (Restricted trading/SAP) of 10.7.2013

Online on

11.09.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

10.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

03789357.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.212K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T040110.20130710
T 0128/11 (Transfer clock synchronisation/HITACHI) of 2.7.2013

Online on

11.09.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

2.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

01972652.0

Keywords:

Extension of scope of protection - (no)
Admission of late-filed document - (yes)
Admission - auxiliary request (yes)
Novelty - (no)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.739K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T012811.20130702
T 0517/12 () of 25.6.2013

Online on

11.09.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

25.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 11/00
F16D 59/02

Application no.

09727538.2

Keywords:

Neuheit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag II (nein)
Klarheit - Hilfsanträge I, III, IV (nein)
Zulassung in das Verfahren - prima facie gewährbar
Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hilfsanträge V-VII (nein)
erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag VIII (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 410.456K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T051712.20130625
T 2548/12 (Inadmissibility of the appeal) of 26.7.2013

Online on

11.09.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A46D 1/00
A46B 13/00

Application no.

03076184.5

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 206.113K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T254812.20130726
T 0926/09 (Component assemblies/INTERTRUST) of 4.9.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

4.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00
G06F 17/60

Application no.

04078194.0

Keywords:

Applicability of Rule 137(4) - no (main request): Amended claims should have been searched and lack of unity not established
Appellant entitled to rely on communication by the receiving section indicating that a set of claims filed before receipt of the European search report was admitted

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 137.408K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T092609.20130904
T 1766/09 (Layered granule/GENENCOR) of 16.7.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/98

Application no.

98964823.3

Keywords:

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 148.824K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T176609.20130716
T 1983/09 () of 25.6.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

25.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/08

Application no.

04769910.3

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Inventive step - main and first auxiliary requests (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T198309.20130625
T 2311/09 (Eotaxin/IMPERIAL INNOVATIONS LTD.) of 2.9.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

2.9.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/52
C07K 16/24

Application no.

94926324.8

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary request 1 - novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests 2-6 - clarity (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T231109.20130902
T 0419/10 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/32
C23C 14/50
C23C 14/54
C23C 16/458
H01J 37/32

Application no.

03023080.9

Keywords:

Novelty (main request - no)
Inventive step (auxiliary request 1 - no)
Clarity (auxiliary requests 2-4 - no)
Admissibility (auxiliary requests 1a - 4a, 5 - no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T041910.20130716
T 1541/10 (Processor for executing VLIW instructions/PANASONIC) of 21.8.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

21.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/38

Application no.

06076804.1

Keywords:

Request for accelerated processing of appeal (allowed)
Added subject-matter (no)
Clarity (yes)
Support in the description (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T154110.20130821
T 1666/10 () of 18.7.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04F 13/08
E04D 13/16
E04D 3/36

Application no.

02026988.2

Keywords:

G 0001/93

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T166610.20130718
T 1836/10 (Gewinnung von embryonalen Stammzellen/WÜRFEL) of 9.4.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

9.4.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12N 5/06

Application no.

05028411.6

Keywords:

Hauptantrag und 1. und 2. Hilfsanträge - Disclaimer unzulässig (Punkte 3 bis 13)
Hilfsantrag 3 - nicht zugelassen
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - nein

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T183610.20130409
T 2444/10 () of 5.8.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

5.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/24
A61L 27/56
A61L 31/04
A61L 31/14

Application no.

05250694.6

Keywords:

Main request: Amendments allowable (yes) - clarity (yes) - remittal to the department of first instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T244410.20130805
T 0332/12 (Stable composition/AFFYMETRIX) of 30.7.2013

Online on

10.09.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

30.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/16
C12N 9/22
C12Q 1/68

Application no.

01924218.9

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary requests 1-8 not admitted
Auxiliary request 9 - amendments (yes), clarity (yes), sufficiency of disclosure (yes) - remittal to first instance

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T033212.20130730
T 2132/09 (Kältestabilisierte Fettsäuremischungen/CLARIANT) of 25.6.2013

Online on

06.09.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C10L 1/18
C10L 1/14
C10L 10/04

Application no.

01126256.5

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des während der mündlichen Verhandlung eingereichten Hauptantrags: ja
Unzulässige Änderung der Patentansprüche: ja

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T213209.20130625
T 1337/10 (Abrasive compositions/J.M. HUBER CORPORATION) of 24.4.2013

Online on

06.09.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

24.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 11/00
A61K 8/25
A61K 8/34

Application no.

01954952.6

Keywords:

All requests - inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T133710.20130424
T 1427/10 (DFE with trellis decoder/TAMIRAS) of 25.7.2013

Online on

06.09.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

25.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 25/03
H04L 27/38
H04L 1/00

Application no.

06256354.9

Keywords:

Request for oral proceedings by videoconference - refused
Oral proceedings held in absence of appellant
Sufficiency of disclosure - no
Added subject-matter - yes (all requests)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T142710.20130725
T 0347/11 () of 6.6.2013

Online on

05.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 85/10

Application no.

03747915.1

Keywords:

Verständnis des Anspruchs 1 (Punkte 1.3.3, 1.3.4)
Offenbarung der D1 (Punkt 2.3)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Lösungen zweier unabhängiger Teilaufgaben (Punkte 4.2.5, 4.3.1, 4.4.2)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T034711.20130606
T 0351/11 () of 30.8.2013

Online on

05.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

30.8.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 85/10
B65D 5/44

Application no.

03758050.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein, die aus D9 für Längskanten des Kragens bekannte Maßnahme zur Erhöhung der Formstabilität ist ohne weiteres auf Kanten der Klappschachtel übertragbar (Punkte 4.3.2 und 4.3.3)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T035111.20130830
T 1779/11 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

05.09.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16F 9/04
F16F 9/084

Application no.

05795926.4

Keywords:

Neuheit - verneint

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T177911.20130716
D 0006/12 () of 17.7.2013

Online on

04.09.2013

Board

DBA

Decision date

17.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:D000612.20130717
T 1713/08 () of 15.7.2013

Online on

02.09.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

15.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 63/08
C08L 67/04
A61L 15/62
A61L 15/26

Application no.

95901252.7

Keywords:

Patent proprietor sole appellant after withdrawal of the appeal by the opponent
Subject-matter of the auxiliary request found to be allowable by the opposition divison not open to scrutiny
Amendments allowable
Novelty (yes)
Remittal for remaining issues

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T171308.20130715
T 1137/09 (Operating system partitions/ORACLE) of 12.7.2013

Online on

02.09.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

12.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46

Application no.

04252689.7

Keywords:

Original disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T113709.20130712
T 0887/10 (Ambiguous word review or correction for a handheld electronic device/ … of 18.7.2013

Online on

02.09.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

18.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/023
G06F 3/048

Application no.

08150238.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)
Added subject-matter - first auxiliary request (yes)
Clarity - second auxiliary request (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T088710.20130718
T 1705/10 (Anpassung der Menüführung abhängig vom Aufenthaltsort/VODAFONE) of 19.7.2013

Online on

02.09.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

19.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

04722842.4

Keywords:

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja - nach Änderung)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T170510.20130719
T 1631/11 () of 23.7.2013

Online on

02.09.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24B 57/02
G01N 21/41
B01F 5/00

Application no.

01926659.2

Keywords:

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (main request and replacement first and second auxiliary requests - yes, replacement third auxiliary request - no)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T163111.20130723
T 0238/12 () of 3.7.2013

Online on

02.09.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

3.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B61D 27/00
B60H 1/00
F24F 13/02

Application no.

06763659.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag: nein; Hilfsantrag III: ja)
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (Hilfsantrag I, II: nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T023812.20130703

August 2013

T 0295/09 (Aerosol container/GLAXO) of 12.6.2013

Online on

29.08.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

12.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 15/00

Application no.

01931894.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no): obvious to try

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T029509.20130612
T 1390/09 (Data synchronization/BlackBerry Limited) of 12.8.2013

Online on

29.08.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

12.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/00

Application no.

01923430.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes
Clarity of claims - no
Support by the description - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T139009.20130812
T 1062/10 (Enduit/LAFARGE PLATRES) of 18.6.2013

Online on

29.08.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.6.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C04B 26/02
C04B 24/26
C04B 24/42

Application no.

01955413.8

Keywords:

Recevabilité du recours: oui
Recevabilité de la requête subsidiaire: oui
Activité inventive: requête principale (non) - requête subsidiaire (oui) - procédé alternatif non évident)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T106210.20130618
T 1351/10 () of 4.3.2013

Online on

29.08.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.3.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

05425150.9

Keywords:

Admission into proceedings (Main Request; First Auxiliary Request, Third Auxiliary Request and Fourth Auxiliary Request) - (no)
Amendment extends beyond the content of application as filed (Second Auxiliary Request) - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T135110.20130304
T 1426/10 () of 2.5.2013

Online on

29.08.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B28B 3/02
B30B 11/02
B22C 15/10

Application no.

03703544.1

Keywords:

Change of position in appeal proceedings concerning admittance of late filed requests during opposition proceedings has no impact on examination whether the opposition division exercised its discretion correctly (point 1.1.5)
Admittance of late filed requests, A, B and D - no, C - yes (points 1.1.7, 1.2, 1.3)
Inventive step - no, solution to both problems obvious (points 5.1, 5.3)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T142610.20130502
T 2081/11 (Waschmittel mit Bleichaktivator und TAED/DALLI) of 14.6.2013

Online on

29.08.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

14.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 3/39

Application no.

02028958.3

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: nicht neu
3. Hilfsantrag: nicht erfinderisch
4. Hilfsantrag: nicht zulässig, da im Beschwerdeverfahren zurückgenommen
5. Hilfsantrag: Grundlage für Aufrechterhaltung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T208111.20130614
T 0926/12 () of 4.7.2013

Online on

29.08.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

4.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01D 5/14
G01D 5/245
G01D 5/249
G01P 13/04

Application no.

04004882.9

Keywords:

Rechtliche Möglichkeit der Zulassung eines Antrags zum Verfahren, auf den verzichtet worden war (nein)
Zulassung geänderter Anträge zum Verfahren (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T092612.20130704
T 1816/12 () of 1.8.2013

Online on

29.08.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

1.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F23C 10/18

Application no.

99919309.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T181612.20130801
T 2309/08 (Initiator management/MICROSOFT) of 3.7.2013

Online on

27.08.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

3.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

04018959.9

Keywords:

Insufficient disclosure - all requests

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 141.760K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T230908.20130703
T 0608/09 (Object migration/SONY) of 9.7.2013

Online on

27.08.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

9.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/445
G06F 9/46

Application no.

02077625.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T060809.20130709
T 0617/09 () of 7.6.2013

Online on

27.08.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01Q 9/04
H01Q 5/00
H01Q 21/28

Application no.

05015079.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - nach Änderung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T061709.20130607
T 0983/09 () of 23.7.2013

Online on

27.08.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 9/64

Application no.

02102017.7

Keywords:

Klarheit (verneint: alle Anträge)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T098309.20130723
T 1042/09 (Bioarray Chip/AFFYMETRIX) of 4.7.2013

Online on

27.08.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

4.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/00
C12Q 1/68
G01N 21/00

Application no.

95925244.6

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary requests 1-7: added subject-matter (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T104209.20130704
T 1970/09 () of 19.6.2013

Online on

27.08.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

19.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 1/08
A61N 1/18
A61N 7/00

Application no.

96921716.5

Keywords:

Admissibility (yes: main request, no: auxiliary requests 1 and 2)
Clarity (no: main request)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T197009.20130619
T 2399/09 () of 22.7.2013

Online on

27.08.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

22.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01S 7/52
G01S 7/521
G10K 11/34
B06B 1/02

Application no.

04257137.2

Keywords:

Amended claims: unsearched subject-matter, no single general inventive concept
Admissibility of the sole request (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T239909.20130722
T 0050/12 (Restitutio/HERO) of 27.6.2013

Online on

27.08.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01F 13/10
B01F 15/00
G01G 13/00
G01F 13/00

Application no.

09013460.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (no) - late filed
Request for re-establishment of rights (rejected) - no exercise of all due care

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T005012.20130627
T 1670/07 (Shopping with mobile device/NOKIA) of 11.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

00960904.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - selection of multiple vendors for shopping order (no
Inventive step - not technical)
Inventive step - provision of shopping itinerary based on user profile (no
Inventive step - not technical)
Inventive step - interaction with technical elements (no
Inventive step - "technical leakage fallacy")
Inventive step - user action has technical character (no
Inventive step - "broken technical chain fallacy")
Inventive step - no motivation to modify prior art (no
Inventive step - "non-technical prejudice fallacy")

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T167007.20130711
T 0912/09 () of 28.5.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

28.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 13/00

Application no.

06118463.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - closest prior art
Inventive step - effect not made credible within the whole scope of claim

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T091209.20130528
T 1092/09 () of 30.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 17/16
G07F 7/10

Application no.

01310568.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T109209.20130730
T 1540/09 () of 3.5.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

3.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/775

Application no.

99909877.5

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T154009.20130503
T 1640/09 () of 29.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

29.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 1/22

Application no.

03405248.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T164009.20130729
T 1872/09 () of 17.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

17.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 1/74

Application no.

03786809.8

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step (yes
Novelty - amended claims)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T187209.20130717
T 1986/09 () of 4.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

4.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E21B 33/138

Application no.

03700361.3

Keywords:

Remittal for further prosecution.

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T198609.20130704
T 0309/10 (Archival and retrieval/MULTEX) of 19.6.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

19.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

00932653.9

Keywords:

-

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T030910.20130619
T 0540/10 (Managing BLOBs/NUANCE COMMUNICATIONS) of 27.6.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05826522.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T054010.20130627
T 1287/10 () of 2.5.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

2.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 11/00
B66B 7/06
B66B 15/04

Application no.

02738196.1

Keywords:

Clarity - no
Request admitted into the proceedings - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T128710.20130502
T 1300/10 () of 3.5.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 11/00
B66B 7/06

Application no.

03722650.3

Keywords:

Requests admitted into the proceedings (main, first and second auxiliary requests) - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T130010.20130503
T 1433/10 () of 23.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

98300647.9

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - reproducibility (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T143310.20130723
T 2098/11 () of 26.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

26.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16S 3/00

Application no.

04801584.6

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T209811.20130726
T 0762/12 () of 8.3.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.3.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/30
H04N 7/34
H04N 7/26

Application no.

04100907.7

Keywords:

Priority - basis in priority document (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious alternative

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T076212.20130308
T 0763/12 () of 8.3.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.3.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/30
H04N 7/34
H04N 7/26

Application no.

06113727.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - non-obvious alternative
Priority - basis in priority document (yes)
Novelty - (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T076312.20130308
T 2223/12 (Füllstandsensor) of 31.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

31.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01D 5/39
G01F 23/00

Application no.

01124080.1

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hauptantrag (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T222312.20130731
T 2237/12 () of 17.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/64
F21V 33/00
H05B 37/02

Application no.

04801531.7

Keywords:

Novelty - prior European application

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T223712.20130717
T 2280/12 () of 4.7.2013

Online on

22.08.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24
H04H 60/27
H04H 60/13

Application no.

09380078.7

Keywords:

Novelty - after amendment

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T228012.20130704
T 1923/10 (Monofilament tape/MCNEIL-PPC) of 7.8.2013

Online on

20.08.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

7.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01F 8/06
D01F 8/12
D01F 8/14
A61C 15/04

Application no.

01998677.7

Keywords:

Agreement to text withdrawn by patent proprietor - new text not submitted - patent revoked

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T192310.20130807
T 1144/11 () of 4.6.2013

Online on

20.08.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23B 4/06
F25D 13/06
A22C 9/00
A22C 5/00
A23L 1/318

Application no.

95200081.8

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T114411.20130604
T 0654/09 (Einwegkassette/FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE DEUTSCHLAND GMBH) of 25.7.2013

Online on

19.08.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

25.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01L 3/00
G01N 33/483

Application no.

04009538.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: Hauptantrag (nein) - Umformulierung der Aufgabe (ja) - naheliegende Alternative; Hilfsantrag (ja) - nicht naheliegende Verbesserung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T065409.20130725
T 0214/10 () of 12.8.2013

Online on

19.08.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

12.8.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 7/28

Application no.

02018933.8

Keywords:

Admissibility (yes)
Remittal (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T021410.20130812
T 1850/11 () of 28.5.2013

Online on

19.08.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

28.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 153/02
A61L 15/00

Application no.

98933792.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T185011.20130528
T 1485/09 () of 12.6.2013

Online on

14.08.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

12.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 13/24

Application no.

05848150.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes, after amendment

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T148509.20130612
T 2274/09 () of 26.6.2013

Online on

14.08.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

26.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 45/77
B29C 45/78

Application no.

02722266.0

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T227409.20130626
T 2454/09 () of 11.7.2013

Online on

14.08.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B05D 5/06
B29C 70/64
B05D 1/12
B32B 5/16
D06N 7/00

Application no.

00100023.1

Keywords:

Amendments: allowable (yes)
Late submitted material - document admitted (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T245409.20130711
T 0235/11 () of 6.6.2013

Online on

14.08.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 5/22
G06F 17/60
G06F 17/30
G06F 17/00

Application no.

98907371.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T023511.20130606
T 1793/11 () of 10.7.2013

Online on

14.08.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

10.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 7/10

Application no.

07004438.3

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 108.514K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T179311.20130710
T 2075/11 () of 23.7.2013

Online on

14.08.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 3/263

Application no.

01112511.9

Keywords:

Hauptantrag (erteilte Fassung) - nicht Gegenstand der angegriffenen Entscheidung - Zulassung (verneint)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T207511.20130723
T 0542/12 () of 14.5.2013

Online on

14.08.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

14.5.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29D 24/00

Application no.

01967625.3

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit eines sehr spät gestellten Hilfsantrags mit dem ein alternativ beanspruchter Gegenstand gestrichen worden ist - ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T054212.20130514
T 1372/10 () of 9.7.2013

Online on

13.08.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B05B 7/04
B05B 1/04

Application no.

02257123.6

Keywords:

Inventive step: yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T137210.20130709
T 0270/11 (Kosmetische Zubereitungen/BEIERSDORF) of 6.6.2013

Online on

13.08.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61Q 5/06
A51K 8/81

Application no.

06112481.4

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: Neuheit (nein) - alle Merkmale des beanspruchten Gegenstandes im Stand der Technik nach Art. 54(3) eindeutig offenbart
Hilfsantrag 1: Klarheit (nein) - Markenname im Disclaimer
Hilfsantrag 2: Zurückverweisung - bei Prüfung der erfinderischen Tätigkeit berücksichtigte die Prüfungsabteilung zu Unrecht die vor ihr eingereichten Vergleichsversuche nicht

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T027011.20130606
T 1422/12 (Tigecycline crystalline forms/TEVA) of 11.4.2013

Online on

13.08.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

11.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 237/26
C07C 231/24

Application no.

07776245.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes): (re)formulation of technical problem allowable - any effects may be taken into account, so long as they concern the same field of use and do not change the character of the invention
Specific crystalline form of tigecycline non-obvious over amorphous form in view of the unexpected improvement in stability with respect to epimerisation specific to this type of tetracycline antibiotic

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T142212.20130411
T 0770/09 () of 19.6.2013

Online on

12.08.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

19.6.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61M 1/16

Application no.

02080290.6

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 146.573K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T077009.20130619
T 1599/09 () of 12.6.2013

Online on

12.08.2013

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

12.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/142
A61M 5/168

Application no.

07003686.8

Keywords:

Exception to patentability - method for treatment by therapy (yes, main and first auxiliary requests - no; third auxilary request)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no; second auxiliary request)
Added subject-matter (no; third auxiliary request)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T159909.20130612
T 1871/10 (Permeate collection assembly/ZENON) of 13.5.2013

Online on

12.08.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 61/20
B01D 63/02
B01D 63/04
B01D 65/02
B01D 65/08

Application no.

04025516.8

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes) - all requests

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T187110.20130513
T 1900/09 (Object position detector/SYNAPTICS) of 15.3.2013

Online on

09.08.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

15.3.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033
G06K 11/06

Application no.

05013803.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes, after amendment (fourth auxiliary request)
Substantial procedural violation - no
Re-imbursement of appeal fee - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T190009.20130315
T 2437/09 () of 4.7.2013

Online on

09.08.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

4.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 31/0203
H01L 33/00

Application no.

02732539.8

Keywords:

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

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 144.298K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T243709.20130704
T 2474/10 (Method of making reinforced tissue implant/ETHICON) of 27.6.2013

Online on

09.08.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/58
A61L 27/56
A61L 27/44
A61L 27/22
A61L 27/16
A61L 27/18
A61F 2/02

Application no.

01310810.5

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation (no) - decision adequately reasoned
Inventive step (no) - heat pressing of a fabric to render it flat belongs to the common general knowledge of any technically skilled person

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T247410.20130627
T 1789/10 (Call reception vibration suppression/CANON) of 19.7.2013

Online on

08.08.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/65
H04N 7/14

Application no.

99108702.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes (after amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 126.339K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T178910.20130719
T 0262/11 () of 25.4.2013

Online on

08.08.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

25.4.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16H 55/16
G04B 13/02

Application no.

05405440.8

Keywords:

Modifications - extension de l'objet de la demande (non) - requête principale
Modifications - extension de la revendication (oui) - requêtes subsidiaires 3 à 5, 9 et 10
Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention (non) - requête principale, requêtes subsidiaires 1-10

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T026211.20130425
T 1535/11 () of 17.7.2013

Online on

08.08.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/04
B22D 11/041
B21B 1/46

Application no.

07014841.6

Keywords:

Klarheit nach Änderung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 128.367K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T153511.20130717
J 0018/12 () of 15.5.2013

Online on

06.08.2013

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

15.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B68B 1/00
B68B 5/00
A01K 29/00

Application no.

10723736.4

Keywords:

Interruption of proceedings (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 120.999K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J001812.20130515
T 1555/08 () of 30.4.2013

Online on

06.08.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

30.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 15/26

Application no.

03769735.6

Keywords:

Juxtaposition of known means

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 146.896K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T155508.20130430
T 1340/10 (Ceramic Aggregates/3M) of 22.5.2013

Online on

06.08.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 3/14
B24D 3/00
C04B 35/10
B24D 11/02
B24D 3/02
B24D 3/04
B24D 3/28
B24D 3/34

Application no.

01981411.0

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation (yes): lack of substantiation of one of the grounds for opposition; decision invalidated
Remittal (no) - length of the proceedings
Inventive step (main and auxiliary requests): no - obvious combination of features known from a prior art document

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T134010.20130522
T 1684/10 (Druckluftkartusche/HALDEX BRAKE PRODUCTS GMBH) of 9.7.2013

Online on

06.08.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

9.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/26
B60T 17/00

Application no.

05026792.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 141.635K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T168410.20130709
T 0349/11 () of 27.6.2013

Online on

06.08.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C30B 28/00
C30B 23/00
C30B 29/22
C01G 1/00
C01G 3/00
C01G 15/00
C01G 25/00
C23C 14/08
C23C 14/22
H01B 12/00
H01L 39/24

Application no.

97909591.6

Keywords:

Late filed submissions under Art. 123(2), 84 (not admitted)
Novelty and inventive step main request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 132.426K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T034911.20130627
T 0580/11 () of 4.7.2013

Online on

06.08.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

4.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 38/06
C21D 9/46

Application no.

99931572.4

Keywords:

Late-filed documents (admitted in part)
Late-filed requests (admitted in part)
Novelty and inventive step (yes, after amendments)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 149.785K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T058011.20130704
T 1494/12 () of 16.7.2013

Online on

06.08.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

16.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02B 29/04
F28F 9/02

Application no.

09011535.3

Keywords:

Klarheit (bejaht) - nach Änderung
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht) - nach Änderung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 134.968K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T149412.20130716
T 1544/12 () of 31.7.2013

Online on

06.08.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

31.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F03D 1/06

Application no.

04016618.3

Keywords:

Neuheit (verneint)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 118.941K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T154412.20130731
T 0510/09 () of 23.7.2013

Online on

05.08.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/00
H04S 3/00

Application no.

05254305.5

Keywords:

Clarity (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T051009.20130723
T 2097/09 () of 12.7.2013

Online on

05.08.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

12.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 9/28
H01Q 1/22

Application no.

05258004.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (no, all requests)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T209709.20130712
T 0414/10 () of 2.7.2013

Online on

05.08.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B05B 7/14
B65G 53/28
F04B 53/14
F04F 1/06

Application no.

02767486.0

Keywords:

Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag): ja

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T041410.20130702
T 0944/10 (Training pant/KIMBERLY-CLARK) of 13.6.2013

Online on

05.08.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

13.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/418

Application no.

03737026.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (second auxiliary request) - yes

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T094410.20130613
T 1130/10 () of 30.4.2013

Online on

05.08.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

30.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/08
B65D 65/40

Application no.

99952615.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T113010.20130430
T 1659/10 (Splittable multicomponent elastomeric fibers/HILLS FIBER INNOVATION … of 28.6.2013

Online on

05.08.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01F 8/04
D02G 3/22

Application no.

99953069.4

Keywords:

New item of evidence - admissible (yes)
Novelty (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T165910.20130628
T 1676/10 (Roaming wireless client communication/AVAYA) of 11.7.2013

Online on

05.08.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/06
H04L 29/12

Application no.

05254586.0

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T167610.20130711
T 2160/10 (Acidic cleaning method/ECOLAB) of 5.6.2013

Online on

05.08.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

5.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

03772309.5

Keywords:

Novelty - Main Request (no) - First Auxiliary Request (yes)
Amendments - Allowable (yes) - First Auxiliary Request
Remittal (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T216010.20130605
T 0604/11 (Satinage einer gestrichenen Papierbahn/VOITH PATENT) of 8.5.2013

Online on

05.08.2013

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.5.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 25/00
D21H 25/02
D21H 25/06
D21H 25/12
D21G 1/00

Application no.

05100472.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein): naheliegende Konkretisierung eines bekannten Verfahrens (Hauptantrag); naheliegende apparative Modifikation eines Verfahrensschritts (Hilfsantrag)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T060411.20130508
T 0302/10 () of 4.6.2013

Online on

02.08.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

4.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61Q 5/12
A61K 8/43
A61K 8/49
A61K 8/44

Application no.

02722218.1

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T030210.20130604
T 1127/10 (Procédé de traitement capillaire et utilisation du procédé pour le … of 14.5.2013

Online on

02.08.2013

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.5.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/68
A61Q 5/06
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

04290947.3

Keywords:

Activité inventive, toutes les requêtes (non) : tests comparatifs non reproductibles et non significatifs

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T112710.20130514
J 0013/12 (Aussetzung des Verfahrens) of 17.6.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

17.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/50
B01D 53/60

Application no.

07023003.2

Keywords:

Fortsetzung des Erteilungsverfahrens nach Aussetzung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J001312.20130617
T 0325/08 () of 12.7.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

12.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C01B 31/10
B01D 53/86

Application no.

01949235.4

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (nein) - Informationslücken und Mangel an Anleitung

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T032508.20130712
T 0367/09 (Bone regeneration product/CUTANDO ET AL) of 1.7.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

1.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/4045
A61K 7/16
A61K 38/22
A23K 1/165

Application no.

03773743.4

Keywords:

Admission of claims request (no)
No set of claims left

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T036709.20130701
T 1518/09 (Cascaded processing/SAP) of 21.6.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

21.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/50
G06F 9/44

Application no.

07003330.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - all requests (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T151809.20130621
T 1913/09 () of 27.6.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24D 13/14
B24B 37/04

Application no.

98303723.5

Keywords:

Amendments: allowable (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - enabling disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T191309.20130627
T 0538/10 () of 11.6.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 8/20
C08F 12/16

Application no.

02028733.0

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - all requests (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T053810.20130611
T 0772/10 (E-mail proxy/RESEARCH IN MOTION) of 26.7.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/00

Application no.

01961109.4

Keywords:

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

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T077210.20130726
T 1795/10 (Li-anode material/TOYOTA) of 26.6.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 4/02
H01M 4/52
C01D 1/02
H01M 10/40

Application no.

03029322.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of the opposition (yes)
Disclosure of the invention (yes) - sufficiently clear and complete
Amendments (main request): allowable - no intermediate generalisation
Novelty (main request): yes - parameters not directly and unambiguously disclosed in prior art - reversal of the burden of proof (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T179510.20130626
T 1962/10 (Roboterleistungsversorgung/KUKA) of 4.6.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

4.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/042

Application no.

98107463.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - bejaht
Mit der Beschwerde eingereichtes neues Dokument - nicht zugelassen

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T196210.20130604
T 1979/10 () of 4.7.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 51/00

Application no.

04026734.6

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - no, after amendment
Remittal for further prosecution

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T197910.20130704
T 0755/11 () of 20.6.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

20.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21S 8/00

Application no.

05024820.2

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: mangelnde Neuheit
Hilfsantrag: erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T075511.20130620
T 1524/12 () of 3.7.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

3.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/00
A61P 5/48

Application no.

07733734.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T152412.20130703
T 0377/13 (Elektrooptische Kopplungseinrichtung/NORGREN) of 26.7.2013

Online on

01.08.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04B 10/00
F15B 21/08

Application no.

06742236.0

Keywords:

Antrag auf mündliche Verhandlung nicht stattgegeben
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T037713.20130726

July 2013

J 0004/13 (Restitutio in integrum/TRIMARAN) of 17.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

17.6.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 31/40
A61K 31/135
A61K 31/166

Application no.

05816959.0

Keywords:

Vice de signification - événement de référence pour le calcul du délai de deux mois pour former recours
Restitutio in integrum - cessation de l'empêchement - date
Restitutio in integrum (non) - requête non fondée

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J000413.20130617
T 1195/07 () of 28.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 40/02
C04B 18/04

Application no.

96933516.5

Keywords:

Main request - allowable
Clarity (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes) - problem derivable from the description - no hints towards the solution in the prior art

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T119507.20130628
T 0044/09 (Ampakine combinations with atypical antipsychotics/CORTEX) of 30.4.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

30.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 43/46
A01N 43/58
A01N 43/40
A01N 43/38
A01N 43/36
A61K 31/535

Application no.

98957382.9

Keywords:

Oral proceedings - non attendance of appellants and respondents
Main and auxiliary requests: inventive step (no) - improvement not credible, obvious modification

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 186.568K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T004409.20130430
T 0058/09 () of 27.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09F 13/00
F21V 1/00

Application no.

00927297.2

Keywords:

Validity of priority date (yes)
Insufficiency of disclosure (no) - after amendment
Maintenance of the patent in amended form

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 168.432K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T005809.20130627
T 0062/09 () of 9.7.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 41/04

Application no.

97121195.8

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - naheliegende Lösung

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 141.242K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T006209.20130709
T 0360/09 (Albumin fraction/OCTAPHARMA) of 6.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

6.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/38

Application no.

03767649.1

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (no) - insufficient substantiation

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 181.957K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T036009.20130606
T 0493/09 (Hepatits C/MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORP.) of 27.2.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

27.2.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/21
A61K 38/19
A61K 38/18

Application no.

96936938.8

Keywords:

Violation of the right to be heard (no)
Late submissions - admitted (no)
Main request: amendments - allowable (yes); novelty (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T049309.20130227
T 1456/09 (Proteins in plant seeds/UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA) of 4.12.2012

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

4.12.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82

Application no.

98949710.2

Keywords:

Main request - not admitted
1st auxiliary request - inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T145609.20121204
T 1896/09 (Object position detector/SYNAPTICS) of 14.3.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

14.3.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033
G06K 11/06

Application no.

02025488.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes
Substantial procedural violation - no
Re-imbursement of appeal fee - no

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T189609.20130314
T 1998/09 () of 26.4.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

26.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60L 11/18

Application no.

01973549.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - obvious combination of known features

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 125.063K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T199809.20130426
T 0817/10 () of 12.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F28D 7/06
F28F 9/013
F28F 9/22

Application no.

04738868.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 110.960K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T081710.20130612
T 2202/10 () of 12.7.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E21B 44/00
G06T 7/60

Application no.

03708791.3

Keywords:

Fresh ground introduced by opposition division: subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no); novelty (yes); inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 129.785K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T220210.20130712
T 0382/11 () of 11.7.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 17/32
H02P 7/00

Application no.

04801524.2

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 120.830K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T038211.20130711
T 0436/11 (Water-based metallic coating compositions/KANSAI PAINT) of 7.5.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

7.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 5/38

Application no.

01111193.7

Keywords:

Main request - novelty - (no)
Auxiliary requests 1 and 2 - inventive step - (no) - alleged improved effect not shown over the whole claimed scope - obvious alternative
Remittal/Postponement - (no) - no specific reason justifying them

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T043611.20130507
T 0575/11 () of 11.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

11.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 3/267

Application no.

00109787.2

Keywords:

Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (nein)
Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 138.569K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T057511.20130611
T 1740/11 () of 25.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

25.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/00

Application no.

98906213.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal - yes
Allowability of the amendments - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 119.526K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T174011.20130625
T 1765/11 () of 18.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

18.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 69/02
C04B 35/573
C04B 35/80

Application no.

02012960.7

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 105.171K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T176511.20130618
T 1805/11 () of 2.7.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 13/00

Application no.

06014625.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 133.605K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T180511.20130702
T 1979/11 () of 28.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

28.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/00
A23K 1/16
B01J 2/00

Application no.

01967300.3

Keywords:

Exception from the prohibition of reformatio in peius - yes (main and auxiliary request)
Amendments - Clarity and sufficiency of disclosure - yes
Inventive step - no (main and auxiliary request)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 152.842K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T197911.20130628
T 2378/11 () of 12.6.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

12.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16K 31/10
F16K 31/06
F16K 27/00

Application no.

05740736.3

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1 bis 3, nein)
Klarheit - Hilfsantrag 4 (ja)
Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hilfsantrag 4 (nein)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag 4 (ja)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T237811.20130612
T 0734/12 (Arthritis patients with an inadequate response to a TNF-alpha … of 17.5.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395
C07K 16/28

Application no.

04759142.5

Keywords:

Added matter, extension of protection (no)
Clarity, sufficiency of disclosure, novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.051K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T073412.20130517
T 0804/13 (Hearing device/STARKEY) of 25.7.2013

Online on

31.07.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04R 25/00
H01H 13/785

Application no.

08725262.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds
Request for oral proceedings in the notice of appeal

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 94.176K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T080413.20130725
T 1039/09 (Milk/ A2 CORPORATION LIMITED) of 5.3.2013

Online on

26.07.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

5.3.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 67/00
C07K 14/47
C12Q 1/68

Application no.

03741684.9

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests 1 to 9 - novelty (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 203.572K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T103909.20130305
T 0672/11 () of 10.7.2013

Online on

26.07.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02D 41/40
F02D 35/02
F02D 41/14
F02D 13/02

Application no.

04009430.2

Keywords:

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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 127.871K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T067211.20130710
T 0154/12 (Gasdruckregler/GOK) of 25.6.2013

Online on

26.07.2013

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.6.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05D 16/06
F16K 7/12

Application no.

04020001.6

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (ja)
Einziger Antrag hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (ja)
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 143.644K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T015412.20130625
T 2061/08 (Contract valuation/DEUTSCHE BÖRSE (III)) of 11.7.2013

Online on

25.07.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

04025198.5

Keywords:

Technical character of method claim - no
Inventive step of system claim - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 127.379K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T206108.20130711
T 2078/08 (Contract valuation/DEUTSCHE BÖRSE (II)) of 11.7.2013

Online on

25.07.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

04009013.6

Keywords:

Technical character of method claim - no
Inventive step of system claim - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 130.257K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T207808.20130711
T 0907/09 (Contract valuation/DEUTSCHE BÖRSE (I)) of 11.7.2013

Online on

25.07.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

03026605.0

Keywords:

Technical character of method claims - no
Inventive step of system claims - no

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 151.470K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T090709.20130711
T 1745/10 () of 22.7.2013

Online on

25.07.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F25D 23/02

Application no.

04739523.1

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 104.479K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T174510.20130722
T 2018/08 (Zweistufenverfahren zur Gewinnung von Gras-Allergenen/MERCK PATENT … of 8.7.2013

Online on

24.07.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

8.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07K 14/415
A61K 39/36
G01N 33/68

Application no.

00958467.3

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Klarheit, ausreichende Offenbarung, Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 146.563K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T201808.20130708
T 1300/09 () of 4.6.2013

Online on

24.07.2013

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/00

Application no.

03764065.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - after amendment

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.624K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T130009.20130604
T 0021/10 () of 25.4.2013

Online on

24.07.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

25.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 63/18
C08G 63/85
D01F 6/84
D01F 6/62
D01F 6/92
D01F 8/14

Application no.

00959175.1

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no) - obvious alternative

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 137.785K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T002110.20130425
T 0655/10 () of 30.4.2013

Online on

24.07.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

30.4.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/418
G05B 19/43

Application no.

02706680.2

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja nach Änderung)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 124.619K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T065510.20130430
T 1168/10 () of 4.7.2013

Online on

24.07.2013

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 83/04

Application no.

98110877.2

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet - (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus - (ja) (Hauptantrag, erster Hilfsantrag)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit - (nein) - (zweiter Hilfsantrag)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 140.038K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T116810.20130704
T 2429/10 () of 18.6.2013

Online on

24.07.2013

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F28F 1/42

Application no.

00850100.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of late filed document (yes)
Apportionment of costs (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 136.021K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T242910.20130618
T 0109/11 () of 17.5.2013

Online on

24.07.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

17.5.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F23N 1/02
F23N 5/18

Application no.

00934993.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs - Substantiierung des Einspruchs (nein)
Übergangsbestimmungen zum EPÜ 2000

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 176.298K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T010911.20130517
T 0972/07 (Goods collection/RICOH) of 11.7.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

11.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

01130959.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - system for collecting and distributing goods (no
Inventive step - non-technical administrative scheme)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 277.672K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T097207.20130711
T 1046/09 (Lectin compositions/ALIZYME) of 27.6.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

27.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/16
A23L 1/305

Application no.

97927282.0

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 144.360K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T104609.20130627
T 1306/09 () of 2.5.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

2.5.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08B 17/107

Application no.

00956437.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen - ja
Klarheit - ja
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja
Verspätet eingereichtes Dokument - nicht zugelassen

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 141.706K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T130609.20130502
T 1366/09 () of 10.5.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

10.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/08

Application no.

05257078.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - main request, first to third auxiliary requests
Admissibility of late-filed request (no) - fourth auxiliary request

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 128.676K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T136609.20130510
T 1798/09 (Composition pour la teinture d'oxydation/L'OREAL) of 23.4.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

23.4.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61Q 5/10
A61K 8/35
A61K 8/41

Application no.

01272054.6

Keywords:

Requête principale et requêtes subsidiaires 1 et 2: nouveauté (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires 3 et 4: activité inventive (non)
Requête subsidiaire 5: modifications non admissibles

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 188.925K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T179809.20130423
T 0250/10 () of 29.5.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.5.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60S 1/38

Application no.

01943486.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 116.697K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T025010.20130529
T 1068/10 () of 6.6.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

6.6.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16J 15/12

Application no.

98943948.4

Keywords:

Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 307.866K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T106810.20130606
T 0214/11 () of 6.6.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

6.6.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A43B 5/04
A43B 9/02
A43B 7/12
A43B 23/00

Application no.

02024693.0

Keywords:

Suffisance de description (oui)
Requête principale - activité inventive (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires - non clairement admissibles et donc non recevables

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 138.576K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T021411.20130606
T 0685/11 () of 24.4.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60T 13/58
B60T 11/24

Application no.

00983656.0

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 134.728K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T068511.20130424
T 2063/11 () of 26.4.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

26.4.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F04B 39/00
F04C 18/02
F04C 29/00
F01C 21/02
F16C 33/20

Application no.

07015043.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - combination invention (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.188K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T206311.20130426
T 2039/12 () of 20.6.2013

Online on

23.07.2013

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/02

Application no.

02746951.9

Keywords:

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

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.982K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T203912.20130620
J 0009/12 (Filing of a divisional application during stay of proceedings) of 28.6.2013

Online on

22.07.2013

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

28.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Application filed after the effective date of the stay of proceedings concerning the parent application, but before communication of stay, to be treated as divisional application (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 134.398K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J000912.20130628
J 0020/12 () of 18.3.2013

Online on

22.07.2013

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

18.3.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Divisional Application; Parent application pending after withdrawal (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 150.597K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J002012.20130318
T 1780/08 () of 28.6.2013

Online on

22.07.2013

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

28.6.2013

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06K 7/08
G06K 7/10
G06K 7/00

Application no.

99400567.6

Keywords:

Extension de l'étendue de la protection

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 125.531K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T178008.20130628
T 2165/08 (Bi-cyclic nucleoside analogues/EXIQON) of 6.3.2013

Online on

22.07.2013

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

6.3.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07H 21/00

Application no.

98942516.0

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request 1 and 2 - not admitted
Auxiliary request 3 - added matter (no), novelty (yes), inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 231.737K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T216508.20130306
T 0033/09 (Wäschereiabwasser/TEXTIL-SERVICE KLINGELMEYER GMBH & CO. KG) of 8.7.2013

Online on

22.07.2013

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.7.2013

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C02F 1/44
C02F 9/00
C02F 3/08
C02F 3/10

Application no.

01971764.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - naheliegende Lösung aufgrund der Hinweise im Stand der Technik

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D

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Text der Entsche