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European Patent Convention (EPC 1973)

A revised version of the European Patent Convention entered into force on 13 December 2007. The provisions of the revised Convention apply unless the transitional provisions provide for the applicability of the EPC 1973.

Article 11 20

Decisions fixing costs which are subject to appeal

In accordance with Article 106, paragraph 5, of the Convention, decisions fixing the amount of costs of opposition proceedings may be appealed if the amount is in excess of the fee for appeal.

20  See decision of the Enlarged Board of Appeal G 3/03 (Annex I).