Recently published decisions

All board of appeal decisions released for publication in the last three months are shown in the list below (newest first). The website checks for new decisions daily and updates the list accordingly. For full lists per year, please access the subpages.

July 2019

T 0534/13 () of 16.5.2019

Online on

18.07.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 51/265
C07C 51/31
B01J 23/22
B01J 27/198
B01J 37/02

Application no.

04765590.7

Keywords

-

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINES GASPHASENOXIDATIONSKATALYSATORS MIT DEFINIERTER VANADIUMOXID-TEILCHENGRÖSSENVERTEILUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T053413.20190516

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 328.563K)
T 1386/14 (Fraud resistant biometric financial transaction / EYELOCK LLC) of 12.6.2019

Online on

18.07.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

12.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 9/00

Application no.

07843633.4

Keywords

Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

FRAUD RESISTANT BIOMETRIC FINANCIAL TRANSACTION SYSTEM AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T138614.20190612

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.682K)
T 0492/14 () of 12.4.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

12.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 59/00
A61L 2/22
A61L 2/18

Application no.

06793364.8

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Late-filed argument - admitted (no)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)

Application title

AQUEOUS SOLUTION SUITABLE FOR THE CHEMICAL STERILIZATION OF PACKAGING MATERIALS, PROCESS FOR ITS PREPARATION AND ITS USE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T049214.20190412

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 421.750K)
T 0708/14 () of 8.7.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26
H04N 7/50

Application no.

10005839.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Improved interpolation of compressed video frames

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T070814.20190708

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.348K)
T 0710/14 () of 8.7.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26
H04N 7/50

Application no.

10008909.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Improved interpolation of video compression frames

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T071014.20190708

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 392.913K)
T 1464/15 (Iatrogenic risks/NOVARTIS) of 21.5.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/145
C12Q 1/70

Application no.

10075310.2

Keywords

Basis of decision - text or agreement to text withdrawn by patent proprietor
Basis of decision - patent revoked

Application title

Decreasing potential iatrogenic risks associated with influenza vaccines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T146415.20190521

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 244.162K)
T 1913/15 () of 27.6.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01D 5/14

Application no.

08105376.1

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Magnetischer oder induktiver Wegsensor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T191315.20190627

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 508.589K)
T 2234/15 (Turbo decoding/SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS) of 5.6.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

5.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/29
G11C 19/00

Application no.

03017538.4

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - claims 1 and 7 (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - claims 1 and 7 (yes)
Inventive step - claims 1 and 7 (yes)

Application title

Turbo decoding apparatus and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T223415.20190605

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 468.351K)
T 0657/16 () of 16.5.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 1/52
B23Q 16/02

Application no.

10768876.4

Keywords

Neuheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit
Ausreichende Offenbarung
Klarheit
Änderungen
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (ja)

Application title

RUNDSCHALTTISCH

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T065716.20190516

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 419.778K)
T 0897/16 () of 18.6.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23B 51/02

Application no.

03001477.3

Keywords

Neuheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

Bohrwerkzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T089716.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 312.033K)
T 1139/16 (Bestätigungselement/KARL STORZ) of 9.4.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

07010474.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Vorrichtung und Verfahren zur zentralen Überwachung und/oder Steuerung wenigstens eines Gerätes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T113916.20190409

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 366.074K)
T 2102/16 (Metallrückgewinnung/CURRENTA) of 6.6.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C22B 1/00
C22B 7/00
F27B 19/04
F27D 13/00

Application no.

06724542.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR RÜCKGEWINNUNG VON METALLEN AUS ABFÄLLEN UND ANDEREN MATERIALIEN MIT ORGANISCHEN BESTANDTEILEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T210216.20190606

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 311.846K)
T 0602/18 (Binding effect/WABCO) of 6.6.2019

Online on

17.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/26

Application no.

04733842.1

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (yes)
Substantial procedural violation - appealed decision reasoned (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - fundamental deficiency in first instance proceedings (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - special reasons for not remitting the case

Application title

AIR DRYER CARTRIDGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T060218.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.199K)
T 2206/12 (Betreiben eines Sensorsystems / ROBERT BOSCH) of 27.6.2019

Online on

16.07.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01S 13/86
G01S 13/93

Application no.

05768003.5

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUM BETREIBEN EINES SENSORSYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T220612.20190627

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 267.224K)
T 1586/13 () of 10.5.2019

Online on

16.07.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

10.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12P 7/02

Application no.

06723073.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsanträge (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR ENANTIOSELEKTIVEN ENZYMATISCHEN REDUKTION VON KETOVERBINDUNGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T158613.20190510

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 347.669K)
T 0162/14 () of 4.6.2019

Online on

16.07.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/02
A61K 8/27
A61K 8/29
A61Q 17/04

Application no.

06026516.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative

Application title

Lichtschutzzubereitung mit Mikropigmenten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T016214.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 312.854K)
T 0535/14 () of 25.6.2019

Online on

16.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

25.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/48
H01L 23/373
H05K 7/20

Application no.

01916132.2

Keywords

Late-filed requests
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

THERMAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T053514.20190625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 284.397K)
T 2025/15 (Audio mixing console with lighting control/HARMAN) of 22.5.2019

Online on

16.07.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

22.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04H 60/04
H05B 37/02

Application no.

12158856.0

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed request - request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes)
Late-filed request - first and second auxiliary requests

Application title

Audio mixing console with lighting control and method of mixing by means of a mixing console

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T202515.20190522

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 291.797K)
T 2167/15 (Measuring mode/ARKRAY) of 16.5.2019

Online on

16.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

01930171.2

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

MEASUREMENT DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T216715.20190516

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 262.847K)
T 0700/16 (Meal axes/HOFFMANN-LAROCHE) of 4.6.2019

Online on

16.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00
G06F 9/44

Application no.

06817734.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING DRUG ADMINISTRATION INFORMATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T070016.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 295.706K)
T 2366/16 (Improving sealing of a drum washer/Andritz Oy) of 12.4.2019

Online on

16.07.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21C 9/06
F16J 15/16
B01D 33/06
B01D 33/067
D21D 1/40
D06B 23/18

Application no.

09742187.9

Keywords

final main request - admissible (yes) - filed in reaction to the decision under appeal, with the statement setting out the grounds of appeal
Inventive step - final main request (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND ARRANGEMENT FOR IMPROVING THE OPERATION OF SEALING ELEMENTS OF A DRUM WASHER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T236616.20190412

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 401.000K)
J 0006/18 () of 18.6.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/00
C07K 14/545
C07K 19/00
C12N 15/09
C12N 15/117
C12N 15/66
A61K 38/16
A61K 38/20
A61P 19/02
A61P 9/06
A61P 3/10

Application no.

13875211.8

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - time limit for filing request for re-establishment
Re-establishment of rights - two months of the removal of the cause of non-compliance
Re-establishment of rights - all due care (yes)

Application title

IL-1BETA INHIBITOR COMPOSITION AND USE THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:J000618.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.007K)
T 1210/13 (SHELL / ETHYLENE EPOXIDATION) of 3.5.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 301/10

Application no.

03762055.6

Keywords

Late-filed documents
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

A METHOD FOR THE START-UP OF AN EPOXIDATION PROCESS AND A PROCESS FOR THE EPOXIDATION OF AN OLEFIN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T121013.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 437.476K)
T 1260/14 () of 27.6.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61M 15/00

Application no.

04742738.0

Keywords

Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - (oui)

Application title

DISTRIBUTEUR DE PRODUIT FLUIDE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T126014.20190627

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 443.263K)
T 1520/14 () of 14.6.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

14.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05K 3/34
H01L 31/02

Application no.

07844348.8

Keywords

Amendments of application
Amendments - amended claims relating to unsearched subject-matter
Amendments - consent of examining division (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

MATERIALS FOR USE WITH INTERCONNECTS OF ELECTRICAL DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T152014.20190614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.177K)
T 1927/14 () of 18.6.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 5/00
G06F 3/01

Application no.

07735833.1

Keywords

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

Application title

ADJUSTING DISPLAY BRIGHTNESS AND/OR REFRESH RATES BASED ON EYE TRACKING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T192714.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.444K)
T 1651/15 (Data object linking/AB INITIO TECHNOLOGY) of 18.6.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30
G06F 17/24

Application no.

09826753.7

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Managing and automatically linking data objects

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T165115.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 580.044K)
T 0614/16 (silica gel mixer / AIRSEC) of 10.4.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

10.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 81/20
H01L 23/26
B01J 20/28
B65D 81/26

Application no.

09166207.2

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Inventive step - common general knowledge

Application title

Hydrated humidity control substance and process for its preparation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T061416.20190410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.176K)
T 1280/16 (Channel reporting modes I/QUALCOMM) of 29.5.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

29.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

06827064.4

Keywords

Novelty - main and first auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step - second and third auxiliary requests (no): reformulation of the objective problem necessary

Application title

A method and apparatus for setting reverse link CQI reporting modes in wireless communication system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T128016.20190529

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.479K)
T 1341/16 (Channel reporting modes II/QUALCOMM) of 29.5.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

29.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

11167329.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no): re-formulation of the objective problem necessary

Application title

A method and apparatus for setting reverse link CQI reporting modes in wireless communication system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134116.20190529

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.335K)
T 1537/16 (PHARMACEUTICAL FORMULATION COMPRISING ONE OR MORE FUMARIC ACID ESTERS … of 18.4.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/28
A61K 31/215
A61P 17/06
A61K 9/20
A61K 31/225

Application no.

10700730.4

Keywords

Main request - Inventive step (No)
Auxiliary request 1 - Amendments (yes)
Auxiliary request 1 - Sufficiency of disclosure (Yes)
Auxiliary request 1 - Novelty (Yes)
Auxiliary request 1 - Inventive step (Yes)

Application title

PHARMACEUTICAL FORMULATION COMPRISING ONE OR MORE FUMARIC ACID ESTERS IN AN EROSION MATRIX

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T153716.20190418

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 427.752K)
T 1601/16 (ZUBEREITUNGSFORMEN VON EXTRAKTEN AUS BOSWELLIA / CATALENT) of 13.5.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

13.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 9/48
A61K 35/78

Application no.

01967355.7

Keywords

Hauptantrag - Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

ORALE ZUBEREITUNGSFORMEN VON EXTRAKTEN AUS BOSWELLIA

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T160116.20190513

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 262.400K)
T 0201/17 (Cu/AEI-Zeolite/Johnson Matthey) of 5.6.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

5.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94
B01J 23/72
B01J 29/70
B01J 29/85
B01J 23/745
B01J 29/56

Application no.

12177705.6

Keywords

Divisional application - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

TRANSITION METAL/AEI-ZEOLITE SCR CATALYST

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T020117.20190605

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.374K)
T 0635/17 () of 7.6.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

7.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/34
A61M 1/36

Application no.

10015768.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Extracorporeal blood treatment machine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T063517.20190607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 595.032K)
T 1721/17 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 11/06
H05B 33/14
H05B 33/22

Application no.

02724727.9

Keywords

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

Application title

ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENCE ELEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T172117.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 389.992K)
T 1304/18 () of 8.7.2019

Online on

15.07.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

8.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01N 3/20
F01N 3/023
F01N 3/035

Application no.

13003608.0

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Verminderung von Stickoxiden in dieselmotorischen Abgasen und Abgasnachbehandlungssystem zur Durchführung des Verfahrens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T130418.20190708

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 311.899K)
T 2491/12 (Tracking derivative positions / TRADEWEB) of 13.11.2018

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 40/00

Application no.

05853787.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 6
Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Inventive step - making financial information available in real time (no
Inventive step - not a credible technical effect)
Inventive step - common general knowledge
Claims - clarity (no)
Claims - auxiliary requests 2 and 3
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TRACKING DERIVATIVES POSITIONS AND MONITORING CREDIT LIMITS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T249112.20181113

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.781K)
T 0751/13 (Interlinking communication mode with storage location/SAP) of 13.12.2018

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00

Application no.

04786215.6

Keywords

Inventive step - use of volatile and non-volatile storage respectively for synchronous and asynchronous responses (no
Inventive step - obvious design, no synergy)

Application title

A DATA PROCESSING METHOD, SYSTEM AND COMPUTER PROGRAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T075113.20181213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.134K)
T 1895/13 (Reducing delta values of credit risk positions/CREDITEX) of 17.1.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 40/00

Application no.

08850811.4

Keywords

Inventive step - improved risk-hedging approach in credit derivative trading (no
Inventive step - non-technical, implementation common general knowledge)
Refund of search fee upon no-search declaration - (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)

Application title

TECHNIQUES FOR REDUCING DELTA VALUES OF CREDIT RISK POSITIONS IN ONLINE TRADING OF CREDIT DERIVATIVES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T189513.20190117

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.707K)
T 0737/14 (Authorisation system / SECOREN) of 9.7.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

9.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 20/00

Application no.

08709562.6

Keywords

Inventive step - authorisation of the access terminal rather than the user
Inventive step - (no
Inventive step - part of the business scenario)

Application title

AUTHORISATION SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T073714.20190709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 323.900K)
T 0541/15 () of 9.7.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 7/10
G07F 7/08
H04W 12/00

Application no.

09002507.3

Keywords

Lapse of patent in all designated states - continuation of appeal proceedings (no)

Application title

A forensic toolkit and method for accessing data stored on SIM or USIM cards

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T054115.20190709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 241.540K)
T 0558/15 () of 8.7.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

8.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02M 7/06
H02M 1/12

Application no.

08844429.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Bridgeless Boost AC-DC Converter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T055815.20190708

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.247K)
T 1238/15 () of 6.6.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 11/16

Application no.

08159715.5

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - extension of subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) (first auxiliary request)
Inventive step - (no) (second auxiliary request)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - requests clearly allowable (no)

Application title

Bicycle internal hub transmission with helical gear

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T123815.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 442.733K)
T 0073/16 () of 17.4.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/90

Application no.

10177524.5

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - reformulation of the technical problem
Inventive step - obvious modification
Late-filed request - request not examined by the opposition division
Late-filed request - not to be taken into account because requirements of Article 12(2) RPBA not fulfilled

Application title

Helical stent design

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T007316.20190417

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.483K)
T 0089/16 () of 17.4.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06

Application no.

09165444.2

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - reformulation of the technical problem
Inventive step - obvious modification
Late-filed request - request not examined by the examining division
Late-filed request - not to be taken into account because requirements of Articel 12(2) RPBA not fulfilled

Application title

Helical stent design

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T008916.20190417

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.460K)
T 0895/16 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05D 5/02
E05D 3/18

Application no.

11425145.7

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Einspruchsgründe - mangelnde Klarheit kein Einspruchsgrund
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Flächenbündiges Scharnier für Glaselemente

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T089516.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 358.656K)
T 2370/16 () of 14.6.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

14.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01C 21/36

Application no.

07808384.7

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Request for inclusion of a statement in the minutes - refused

Application title

METHOD FOR CHANGING DYNAMIC DISPLAY MODE AND APPARATUS THEREOF IN CAR NAVIGATION SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T237016.20190614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 491.634K)
T 0899/17 (Fundamental deficiency - lack of reasoning) of 9.7.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

9.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/08
B32B 27/32

Application no.

05732451.9

Keywords

Remittal to the department of first instance - fundamental deficiency in first instance proceedings (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee

Application title

MULTI-LAYER FILMS HAVING IMPROVED SEALING PROPERTIES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T089917.20190709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 267.377K)
T 1650/17 (Laundry composition/Unilever) of 8.4.2019

Online on

12.07.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/37
C11D 17/00

Application no.

10765412.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

LAUNDRY COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T165017.20190408

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 226.455K)
T 0052/15 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/32
B65D 71/00

Application no.

08788633.9

Keywords

Admission of main and auxiliary requests 1, 2, 6 and 7 - no
Admission of auxiliary request 3 - yes
Added matter, auxiliary request 3 - yes

Application title

NAKED COLLATION PACKAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T005215.20190404

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 479.896K)
T 1950/15 (Distanz zwischen Auftrag und Trocknung / VOITH PATENT) of 8.4.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 23/48
B05C 5/00

Application no.

09168055.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag) : nein
Zulässigkeit des in der mündlichen Verhandlung eingereichten Hilfsantrags : nein

Application title

Vorhang-Auftragsmaschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T195015.20190408

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 378.123K)
T 2110/15 () of 12.6.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B03B 9/06
B07B 4/08
C22B 7/00

Application no.

07005805.2

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant
Right to be heard - non-attendance at oral proceedings

Application title

Sorting apparatus and sorting method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T211015.20190612

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.376K)
T 0113/16 () of 5.6.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

5.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01D 46/28

Application no.

10156146.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Fruit harvester with system and method for detecting and reducing forces exerted against rigid standing objects

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T011316.20190605

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.181K)
T 0636/16 () of 11.6.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

11.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25D 23/02

Application no.

09782771.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

A HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T063616.20190611

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 640.296K)
T 0904/16 () of 7.6.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 13/04

Application no.

06115077.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Game operating device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090416.20190607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.756K)
T 2308/16 (Touch input interpretation/IMMERSION) of 4.7.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033
G09G 1/00

Application no.

04779422.7

Keywords

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

Application title

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ADAPTIVE INTERPRETATION OF INPUT FROM A TOUCH-SENSITIVE INPUT DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T230816.20190704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 274.027K)
T 2399/16 () of 28.6.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02B 29/04
F02B 37/013
F02M 25/07

Application no.

07748285.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

CHARGE AIR SYSTEM AND CHARGE AIR SYSTEM OPERATION METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T239916.20190628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.465K)
T 0426/17 () of 1.7.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

1.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47J 31/36
A47J 31/06

Application no.

11738601.1

Keywords

Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die Prüfungsabteilung (ja)

Application title

PORTIONSKAPSEL ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINES GETRÄNKS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T042617.20190701

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 256.566K)
T 0661/17 () of 27.6.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F28D 9/00
F28F 3/02
F02M 25/07

Application no.

09167023.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Abgaskühler

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T066117.20190627

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 310.668K)
T 2843/18 () of 6.5.2019

Online on

11.07.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24D 3/14
C09K 3/14

Application no.

12769044.4

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

BONDED ABRASIVE ARTICLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T284318.20190506

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 357.610K)
J 0011/18 () of 22.5.2019

Online on

10.07.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

22.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 13/14
H01Q 1/44

Application no.

16206866.2

Keywords

Correction of error (no)
Correction of error - omission of priority declaration
Correction of error - after publication
Correction of error - detection of the mistake in the priority document

Application title

DISPLAY FOR HAND-HELD ELECTRONICS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:J001118.20190522

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.348K)
J 0015/18 () of 22.5.2019

Online on

10.07.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

22.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 13/14
H01Q 1/44

Application no.

11827111.3

Keywords

Correction of error (no)
Correction of error - omission of priority declaration
Correction of error - after publication
Correction of error - detection of the mistake in the priority document

Application title

DISPLAY FOR HAND-HELD ELECTRONICS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:J001518.20190522

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 433.145K)
T 1592/15 () of 17.5.2019

Online on

10.07.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

05712448.9

Keywords

Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - undue burden (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

ABSORBENT GARMENT CHARACTERISTICS FOR DROOP ELIMINATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T159215.20190517

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 569.054K)
T 0448/16 () of 23.5.2019

Online on

10.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

23.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A63F 13/04

Application no.

07117586.3

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)
Oral proceedings before board of appeal
Right to be heard - violation (no)
Oral proceedings - objection under Rule 106 EPC dismissed

Application title

Game operating device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T044816.20190523

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 446.479K)
T 1092/16 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

10.07.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/20
H01B 3/30

Application no.

08735990.7

Keywords

Requests filed for the first time in appeal - admissible (no)

Application title

NANO-MODIFIED WIRE ENAMELS AND ENAMELLED WIRES THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T109216.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.745K)
T 2182/16 () of 5.7.2019

Online on

10.07.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B07B 1/46

Application no.

13177838.3

Keywords

Divisional application - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Apparatus and method for separating solids from a solids laden drilling fluid

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T218216.20190705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 295.078K)
T 2788/18 () of 3.7.2019

Online on

10.07.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

3.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/04
B32B 27/32
H01B 3/00
C08L 23/08

Application no.

05012355.3

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (no)
Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Polyolefin composition for use as an insulating material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T278818.20190703

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.958K)
T 1731/12 (Implantat/Forschungszentrum Jülich) of 15.2.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61N 1/32
A61N 1/372

Application no.

04726429.6

Keywords

Ausnahmen von der Patentierbarkeit - Vorrichtung definiert durch Verfahren zur chirurgischen oder therapeutischen Behandlung

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUR DESYNCHRONISATION VON NEURONALER HIRNAKTIVITÄT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T173112.20190215

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 487.710K)
T 0653/14 (Multi-stage coding III/QUALCOMM) of 13.3.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

13.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M7/00
H03M13/00
H04L1/00
H04L25/49
H04L27/04
H03M13/47
H03M13/29
H03M13/11

Application no.

10013231.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Multi-stage code generator and decoder for communication systems

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T065314.20190313

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 469.871K)
T 1966/14 (Procédé de lecture d'un contenu/SAGEMCOM BROADBAND) of 3.6.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G11B 27/00

Application no.

10747639.2

Keywords

Revendications - clarté (non)

Application title

Procédé de lecture d'un contenu sur un dispositif multimédia, et dispositif associé

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T196614.20190603

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 570.953K)
T 0741/15 () of 17.6.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

03734496.7

Keywords

Claims - clarity (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)

Application title

DISPOSABLE UNDERGARMENT WITH A GATHERED CROTCH MEMBER AND METHOD FOR THE MANUFACTURE THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T074115.20190617

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.413K)
T 0909/15 (INSTALLATION DE STERILISATION D'ARTICLES PAR BOMBARDEMENT … of 11.4.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61L 2/08

Application no.

05717407.0

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

INSTALLATION DE STERILISATION D'ARTICLES PAR BOMBARDEMENT ELECTRONIQUE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090915.20190411

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 315.847K)
T 1066/15 () of 13.6.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/514
A61F 13/15

Application no.

03791400.9

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

ABSORBENT ARTICLE HAVING DECORATIVE ELEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T106615.20190613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.426K)
T 1117/15 () of 14.6.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

14.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01J 23/22
H01J 25/587

Application no.

03727717.5

Keywords

Novelty - all requests (no)

Application title

MAGNETRONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T111715.20190614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 307.068K)
T 2140/15 (TISSUE PRODUCT/KIMBERLY CLARCK) of 5.4.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 27/00
A61K 8/02
A61Q 19/00
B32B 5/00
B32B 27/12
B32B 5/26

Application no.

06789162.2

Keywords

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

Application title

TISSUE PRODUCT HAVING A TRANSFERABLE ADDITIVE COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T214015.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.622K)
T 2235/15 (Multi-stage coding IV/QUALCOMM) of 14.3.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 7/00
H03M 13/00
H04L 1/00
H04L 25/49
H04L 27/04
H03M 13/47
H03M 13/29
H03M 13/11

Application no.

10013236.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Multi-stage code generator and decoder for communication systems

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T223515.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 477.549K)
T 2272/15 (Multi-stage coding I/QUALCOMM) of 18.2.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

18.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 7/00
H03M 13/00
H04L 1/00
H04L 25/49
H04L 27/04
H03M 13/47
H03M 13/29
H03M 13/11

Application no.

02794439.6

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - support in the description
Claims - main request and first to third auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step - fourth auxiliary request and amended fourth auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Multi-stage code generator and decoder for communication systems

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T227215.20190218

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 492.298K)
T 1261/16 () of 12.6.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

12.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/02

Application no.

10795677.3

Keywords

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

Application title

METHOD FOR REPLACING COMPATIBLE ETHYLENE POLYMERIZATION CATALYSTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T126116.20190612

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 382.791K)
T 1311/16 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09J 7/04
C09J 11/02
H01B 13/012

Application no.

12172151.8

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Klebeband mit textilem Träger für die Kabelbandagierung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T131116.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 397.026K)
T 1345/16 () of 18.6.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/14

Application no.

10716341.2

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (all requests: yes)

Application title

PROPYLENE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134516.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.861K)
T 1553/16 () of 23.5.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

23.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 5/00

Application no.

04813076.9

Keywords

Late-filed document - admitted (no)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (no)

Application title

STABILIZED POLYETHYLENE MATERIAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T155316.20190523

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 486.739K)
T 2022/16 (Multi-stage coding II/QUALCOMM) of 19.2.2019

Online on

09.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 7/00
H03M 13/00
H04L 1/00
H04L 25/49
H04L 27/04
H03M 13/47
H03M 13/29
H03M 13/11

Application no.

10013232.3

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (no)

Application title

Multi-stage code generator and decoder for communication systems

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T202216.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.780K)
T 0900/14 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

08.07.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/16

Application no.

06847852.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Programmable multimedia controller with programmable services

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090014.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.095K)
T 1054/14 () of 28.5.2019

Online on

08.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

28.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/78
H01L 29/267
H01L 21/04
H01L 29/772
H01L 29/24

Application no.

06767745.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHOD FOR PRODUCING SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T105414.20190528

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.235K)
T 0414/15 () of 4.6.2019

Online on

08.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07C 5/00

Application no.

11764601.8

Keywords

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

Application title

VEHICLE DIAGNOSTIC PORT ADAPTOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T041415.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.854K)
T 0874/15 () of 4.6.2019

Online on

08.07.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01B 11/04
G01B 11/25
B07C 3/14

Application no.

06020135.7

Keywords

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit
Neuheit - nach Änderung (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur automatischen Parametrierung von Messsystemen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T087415.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 332.666K)
T 1381/15 () of 8.3.2019

Online on

08.07.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/29
A23L 1/30

Application no.

09766866.9

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious alternative

Application title

INFANT MILK FORMULA WITH FAT GRADIENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T138115.20190308

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 532.281K)
T 1532/16 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

08.07.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/08

Application no.

01922824.6

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Late-filed objection - amendments to case
Late-filed objection - after arrangement of oral proceedings (yes)
Late-filed objection - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)
Late-filed objection - admitted (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Disclaimer type formulation - without effect - disclosure of interfering document not novelty destroying
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

BIODEGRADABLE POLYMER FILMS AND SHEETS SUITABLE FOR USE AS LAMINATE COATINGS AS WELL AS WRAPS AND OTHER PACKAGING MATERIALS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T153216.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 478.289K)
D 0011/18 () of 20.3.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:D001118.20190320

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 403.071K)
T 0851/14 () of 6.5.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.5.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C03B 5/235

Application no.

08826346.2

Keywords

Procédure orale - en l'absence des parties
Nouveauté - (non)

Application title

FOUR ET PROCEDE OXY-COMBUSTIBLE POUR LA FUSION DE MATIERES VITRIFIABLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T085114.20190506

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 320.001K)
T 0161/15 () of 5.4.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 37/68

Application no.

07847858.3

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Neuheit - keine implizite Offenbarung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

STEUERVERFAHREN FÜR EIN WALZGERÜST ZUM WALZEN EINES BANDES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T016115.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 359.623K)
T 0226/15 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 16/455
A44C 27/00
C03C 17/36

Application no.

07704826.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Novelty - public prior use (no)
Novelty - insufficient evidence
Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

PROTECTIVE COATING OF SILVER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T022615.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.572K)
T 0267/15 () of 2.7.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B26B 21/40

Application no.

05724799.1

Keywords

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

Application title

RAZORS AND SHAVING CARTRIDGES WITH GUARD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T026715.20190702

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 228.018K)
T 0782/15 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/32
B32B 27/08
B32B 27/20
B32B 5/18
G09F 3/10

Application no.

08842884.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

ETIKETTENFOLIE FÜR RUNDUMETIKETTEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T078215.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 365.093K)
T 1598/15 () of 28.5.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

28.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 2/56
A23L 2/60
A23L 2/68
A23L 1/236
A23L 2/385

Application no.

08743825.5

Keywords

Main request : allowable [sufficiency (yes), novelty (yes), inventive step (yes)]
Additional technical evidence : inadmissible

Application title

BEVERAGE PRODUCTS HAVING STEVIOL GLYCOSIDES AND AT LEAST ONE ACID

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T159815.20190528

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.926K)
T 2231/15 () of 8.5.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 47/02
B65B 9/04
B29C 51/42
B32B 27/32
B65D 65/40

Application no.

06707350.2

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (ja)

Application title

THERMOFORMBARES VERPACKUNGSMATERIAL MIT SCHRUMPFEIGENSCHAFTEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T223115.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 335.919K)
T 0908/16 (Classification de carbonate de calcium avec du glycérol/Omya) of 3.4.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C09C 1/02
C09C 1/36
C09C 1/40
B02C 23/06
B03B 1/04

Application no.

09015129.1

Keywords

Nouvelle requête principale produite tardivement durant la procédure orale - recevable (oui) - remise en réaction à de nouvelles objections soulevées pour la première fois dans la notification de la Chambre et durant la procédure orale
Modifications - admises (oui)
Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - (oui)
Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Procédé de classification de matière minérale en présence d'additifs contenant du glycérol, produits obtenus et leurs utilisations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090816.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 402.372K)
T 1400/17 (Procédé de classification/OMYA) of 3.4.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C09C 1/02
C09C 1/36
C09C 1/40
B02C 23/06
B03B 1/04

Application no.

10805299.4

Keywords

Fondement de décision - texte ou consentement au texte retiré par le titulaire du brevet
Fondement de décision - brevet révoqué

Application title

PROCÉDÉ DE CLASSIFICATION DE MATIÈRE MINÉRALE EN PRÉSENCE D'ADDITIFS CONTENANT DU GLYCÉROL, PRODUITS OBTENUS ET LEURS UTILISATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T140017.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 225.010K)
T 2006/18 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

05.07.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21D 1/30

Application no.

11179053.1

Keywords

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

Application title

Spare parts for disc refiners for the production of paper

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T200618.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.189K)
J 0001/19 () of 1.7.2019

Online on

04.07.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

1.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/724
A61K 31/5415
A61K 33/10
A61P 19/02

Application no.

16750078.4

Keywords

Request for restoration of the right of priority - prescribed fee not paid in due time - request deemed not to have been filed
Principle of the protection of legitimate expectations - misleading communication (no)
Principle of the protection of legitimate expectations - warning obligation (no)

Application title

PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING MELOXICAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:J000119.20190701

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.579K)
T 1690/13 () of 27.6.2019

Online on

04.07.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/36

Application no.

01931769.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Method for encoding and decoding video information, a motion compensated video encoder and a corresponding decoder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T169013.20190627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 383.641K)
T 0019/15 () of 10.5.2019

Online on

04.07.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

10.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07D 301/26
C07C 29/62

Application no.

09775608.4

Keywords

Änderungen
Ausreichende Offenbarung
Klarheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON EPICHLORYDRIN AUS GLYZERIN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T001915.20190510

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 555.474K)
T 1230/15 () of 17.4.2019

Online on

04.07.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

17.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/30
A23L 1/24
A23L 1/48
A23L 1/307
A23D 7/005
A23D 7/01
A23D 7/015

Application no.

05799494.9

Keywords

Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)
Right to be heard - remittal (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

Application title

LOW ENERGY FOOD PRODUCT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T123015.20190417

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.029K)
T 1338/15 (Adaptive OFDM detection/SATURN) of 22.5.2019

Online on

04.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

22.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/06
H04L 27/26

Application no.

10164886.3

Keywords

Clarity - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes, after amendments)

Application title

OFDM-transmitting apparatus and method, and OFDM-receiving apparatus and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T133815.20190522

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.705K)
T 2239/13 (Transmit/Receive Coil / Philips) of 10.5.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

10.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/3415

Application no.

08858753.0

Keywords

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

Application title

TRANSMIT/RECEIVE COIL FOR ULTRA-HIGH FIELD MRI

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T223913.20190510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.896K)
T 1830/14 () of 7.6.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

7.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05K 7/20

Application no.

05851466.2

Keywords

Amendments - broadening of claim
Amendments - main request, auxiliary requests 1- 3 (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 4 (yes)

Application title

COOLING APPARATUS, SYSTEM, AND ASSOCIATED METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T183014.20190607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.378K)
T 0664/15 () of 3.6.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 45/78
B29C 45/28

Application no.

07018109.4

Keywords

Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Method and apparatus for adjusting the temperature of molten material in a mold cavity

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T066415.20190603

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.402K)
T 1638/15 () of 28.5.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

28.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 51/16
B29C 55/02
B32B 27/06
B32B 27/18
B32B 27/32
G09F 3/04

Application no.

10701198.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Application title

Verwendung einer Etikettenfolie für Tiefziehverfahren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T163815.20190528

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 351.182K)
T 0422/16 () of 29.4.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

29.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 5/36
C09C 1/00
H01F 10/12

Application no.

07021335.0

Keywords

Divisional application - added subject-matter

Application title

Alignable diffractive pigment flakes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T042216.20190429

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.690K)
T 1469/16 (Mapping LDPC bits on a QAM signal constellation/SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS) of 22.5.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

22.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/35
H03M 13/25
H03M 13/27

Application no.

12161585.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Apparatus and method for mapping and demapping signals in a communication system using a low density parity check code

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T146916.20190522

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 382.076K)
T 2276/16 (LastURI/SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS) of 27.6.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/10
G11B 27/32
G06F 17/30
G11B 20/10

Application no.

06823608.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method and apparatus for creating last uniform resource identifier, and recording medium storing program for executing the method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T227616.20190627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 276.440K)
T 2307/16 (Touch input interpretation/IMMERSION) of 26.6.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

26.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033
G09G 1/00

Application no.

10010754.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Systems and methods for adaptive interpretation of input from a touch-sensitive input device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T230716.20190626

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.018K)
T 0337/17 (High discharge capacity lithium battery/ENERGIZER) of 18.6.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 2/02
H01M 2/16
H01M 2/18
H01M 4/04
H01M 4/12
H01M 4/36
H01M 4/38
H01M 4/58
H01M 4/62
H01M 6/16
H01M 6/10
H01M 6/50

Application no.

05732741.3

Keywords

Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - appealed decision sufficiently reasoned (no)

Application title

HIGH DISCHARGE CAPACITY LITHIUM BATTERY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T033717.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 249.631K)
T 1413/17 (Oral care compositions/COLGATE) of 16.4.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

16.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 11/00
A61K 8/22
A61K 8/46

Application no.

10805559.1

Keywords

Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T141317.20190416

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 286.817K)
T 2625/18 (Missing statement of grounds) of 28.6.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

28.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/48

Application no.

11726020.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

CYSTEINE ENGINEERED ANTIBODIES AND CONJUGATES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T262518.20190628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 226.241K)
T 0801/19 () of 27.6.2019

Online on

03.07.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24
H04N 5/00

Application no.

03749970.4

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD OF PROVIDING MEDIA CONTENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080119.20190627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.255K)
T 2232/13 (iRNA duplex/ALNYLAM PHARMACEUTICALS) of 2.4.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/113

Application no.

10007677.7

Keywords

All requests - added matter - (yes)
Main request - novelty (no)

Application title

Therapeutic compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T223213.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 373.559K)
T 1470/15 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 31/40

Application no.

08250344.2

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)

Application title

Coffee brewer and a corresponding network-based method and apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147015.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.431K)
T 2100/15 () of 29.5.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

29.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01G 23/06
E02F 5/32

Application no.

09761318.6

Keywords

Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Änderungen nach Anberaumung der mündlichen Verhandlung

Application title

RODUNGSMESSER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T210015.20190529

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 371.259K)
T 2313/15 () of 13.5.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 31/40

Application no.

07847879.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)
Apportionment of costs - (no)

Application title

DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING A FROTHED LIQUID FROM SOLUBLE INGREDIENTS AND DILUENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T231315.20190513

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.052K)
T 2365/15 () of 9.5.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24C 5/31

Application no.

06744502.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

A METHOD OF MANAGING A MACHINE FOR MANUFACTURING TOBACCO PRODUCTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T236515.20190509

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 428.195K)
T 0236/16 (Protection de contenu multimedia/VIACCESS) of 4.4.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04L 9/32
H04N 7/167

Application no.

07788889.9

Keywords

Requête subsidiaire produite tardivement - recevable (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

PROCEDES DE DIFFUSION ET DE RECEPTION D'UN PROGRAMME MULTIMEDIA EMBROUILLE, TETE DE RESEAU, TERMINAL, RECEPTEUR ET PROCESSEUR DE SECURITE POUR CES PROCEDES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T023616.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 317.708K)
T 1501/16 (Micropipe-free SiC single crystal/CREE) of 23.5.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

23.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C30B 23/00
C30B 29/36
H01L 21/20
H01L 21/02

Application no.

07842416.5

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

MICROPIPE-FREE SILICON CARBIDE AND RELATED METHOD OF MANUFACTURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T150116.20190523

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.628K)
T 1763/16 () of 6.3.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64D 11/00

Application no.

07760983.2

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

PASSENGER SEATING ARRANGEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T176316.20190306

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.565K)
T 0797/17 (Detergent compositions/ P&G) of 28.3.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/73
A61Q 5/02
A61Q 19/10
C11D 3/22
C11D 17/00

Application no.

09796394.6

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

STRUCTURED AQUEOUS DETERGENT COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079717.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.597K)
T 1896/18 () of 24.6.2019

Online on

02.07.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

24.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 21/214
H04N 21/258
H04N 21/414
H04N 21/426
B64D 11/00
H04H 20/62
H04W 84/00

Application no.

13700633.4

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Anschrift des Beschwerdeführers (Mangel nicht fristgerecht beseitigt)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR AUSGABE VON NUTZERSPEZIFISCHEN INFORMATIONSINHALTEN IN EINEM BEFÖRDERUNGSMITTEL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T189618.20190624

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 236.094K)
T 1129/13 (Partitioned data library I/HEWLETT PACKARD) of 17.4.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

17.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06
G06F 1/00

Application no.

02258764.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

System and method for partitioning a storage area network associated data library

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T112913.20190417

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.863K)
T 1159/13 (Partitioned data libary II/HEWLETT PACKARD) of 17.4.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

17.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06
G06F 1/00

Application no.

02258773.7

Keywords

Amendments - discretion to admit requests not admitted by the examining division (yes)
Inventive step - all requests (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - third auxiliary request (no)

Application title

System and method for managing access to multiple devices in a partitioned data library

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T115913.20190417

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.870K)
T 1180/13 (Partitioned data library III/HEWLETT PACKARD) of 25.4.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

25.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06

Application no.

02258808.1

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - main request (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (no)
Inventive step - first auxiliary request (no)

Application title

System and method for partitioning a storage area network associated data library employing element addresses

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T118013.20190425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 325.375K)
T 1242/13 (Partitioned data library IV/HEWLETT PACKARD) of 25.4.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

25.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00
G06F 3/06

Application no.

02258807.3

Keywords

Inventive step - both requests (no)

Application title

Method for using partitioning to provide capacity on demand in data libraries

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T124213.20190425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 294.903K)
T 1383/14 (Network addresses hiding/NOKIA) of 24.6.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 9/00
H04L 12/22
H04Q 7/38

Application no.

01974579.3

Keywords

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

Application title

TECHNIQUES FOR HIDING NETWORK ELEMENT NAMES AND ADDRESSES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T138314.20190624

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.876K)
T 1446/15 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E01C 23/088
F16F 15/14

Application no.

07728112.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (ja)

Application title

SELBSTFAHRENDE STRAßENBAUMASCHINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T144615.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 403.628K)
T 1953/15 (Pigmente für Papier) of 29.3.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

29.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09C 3/00
C09C 3/04
C09C 3/10
C09C 1/02
D21H 19/38
D21H 17/67

Application no.

05742659.5

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

OBERFLÄCHENMODIFIZIERTE ANORGANISCHE FÜLLSTOFFE UND PIGMENTE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T195315.20190329

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 341.059K)
T 0245/16 (AMORPHOUS DRUG TRANSDERMAL SYSTEMS, MANUFACTURING METHODS, AND … of 6.6.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/70

Application no.

08726714.2

Keywords

No text agreed by patent proprietor - revocation of the patent

Application title

AMORPHOUS DRUG TRANSDERMAL SYSTEMS, MANUFACTURING METHODS, AND STABILIZATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T024516.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 234.482K)
T 0499/16 (Granulation process/Stamicarbon) of 30.4.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C05G 3/00
B01J 2/16
C05C 9/00

Application no.

10718201.6

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)

Application title

PROCESS FOR PRODUCING GRANULES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T049916.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.804K)
T 0644/16 () of 7.6.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61F 5/00

Application no.

13166013.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (nein)

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Stabilisieren von Körpersegmenten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T064416.20190607

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 331.798K)
T 1421/16 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 7/00
B60C 1/00
C08K 5/01
C08L 57/02

Application no.

10190627.9

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

Nutzfahrzeugluftreifen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T142116.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 307.170K)
T 1702/16 (Adoptive immunotherapy/PETER MACCALLUM CANCER INSTITUTE) of 15.1.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

15.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61P 35/00
A61K 31/12
A61K 39/44

Application no.

05815888.2

Keywords

Main request - claim 1 - clarity, novelty, inventive step (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Methods and compositions for adoptive immunotherapy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T170216.20190115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.263K)
T 2180/16 (Tôle mince en acier à ultra bas carbone/ARCELORMITTAL) of 8.5.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C21D 8/04
C22C 38/00

Application no.

98401862.2

Keywords

Document produit tardivement - recevable (non)
Activité inventive - connaissances générales
Activité inventive - analyse a posteriori
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Procédé d'élaboration d'une tôle mince en acier à ultra bas carbone pour la réalisation de produits emboutis pour emballage et tôle mince obtenue

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T218016.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 295.629K)
T 0439/17 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 21/48
H01L 23/498
H05K 1/02
H01L 23/373

Application no.

00112228.2

Keywords

Beitritt während des Einspruchsverfahrens - unzulässig
Beweissicherungsverfahren nach § 485 (2) ZPO - keine Klage wegen Verletzung

Application title

Keramik-Metall-Substrat, insbesondere Mehrfachsubstrat

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T043917.20190507

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 345.663K)
T 0695/17 (Methanol for hydrogen and fuel production/UPM) of 6.5.2019

Online on

01.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

6.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 3/38
C01B 3/32
C01B 3/48
C01B 3/52
C01B 13/02
C02F 1/00
C02F 3/00
C02F 101/34
C02F 103/02
C02F 103/16
C02F 103/28
C02F 103/36
C10G 2/00
C10G 3/00
C10G 45/58
C10K 1/10
C10K 3/04
C10L 1/04
D21C 11/00
D21C 11/06
C10J 3/00

Application no.

08847584.3

Keywords

Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)
Inventive step - main and first auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step - second auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

USE OF METHANOL IN THE PRODUCTION OF HYDROGEN AND FUEL, PROCESSES AND PLANTS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF HYDROGEN AND FUEL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T069517.20190506

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 383.173K)

June 2019

T 0815/14 () of 10.5.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 15/00
E21B 17/042

Application no.

07114961.1

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Allegation of public prior use submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal - abuse of procedure (no) - admitted (yes) - substantiated (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Threaded joint with high radial loads and differentially treated surfaces

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T081514.20190510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 622.381K)
T 1841/14 () of 10.4.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 49/36
B29C 49/46

Application no.

09425161.8

Keywords

Late-filed request - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (yes)
Amendments - disclosure in drawings
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Admittance of new alleged public prior use in appeal - (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Apparatus for molding containers obtained from parisons

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T184114.20190410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 538.187K)
T 0593/15 () of 5.6.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

5.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 27/00
A01M 7/00

Application no.

06769432.3

Keywords

Added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Remittal for further prosecution (yes)

Application title

SYSTEM FOR CONTROLLED APPLICATION OF HERBICIDES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T059315.20190605

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 341.690K)
T 0913/15 () of 22.3.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A45D 1/04
A45D 1/06

Application no.

03701754.8

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Amendments - inescapable trap (yes)
Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)

Application title

HAIR IRON

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T091315.20190322

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.079K)
T 1119/15 () of 16.5.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/00
A61B 5/00
G01B 9/02
A61B 19/00

Application no.

07019794.2

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Klarheit - Hilfsanträge (nein)

Application title

Operationsmikroskop mit OCT-System

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T111915.20190516

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 440.230K)
T 1166/15 (Split influenza vaccines/NOVARTIS) of 19.2.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/145
A61K 39/39

Application no.

06808431.8

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

Changing Th1/Th2 balance in split influenza vaccines with adjuvants

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T116615.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.521K)
T 1876/15 () of 16.5.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/00
G01B 9/02
A61B 19/00
A61B 5/00

Application no.

07019792.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Änderungen - Zwischenverallgemeinerung
Änderungen - 1. und 3. Hilfsantrag
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - 2. Hilfsantrag

Application title

Operationsmikroskop mit OCT-System

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T187615.20190516

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 538.893K)
T 1987/15 () of 16.5.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/00
A61B 5/00
G01B 9/02
A61B 19/00
A61B 3/13
A61B 3/12

Application no.

07019795.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Ophthalmo-Operationsmikroskop mit OCT-System

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T198715.20190516

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 361.790K)
T 2073/15 (Multiple antennas transmission mode selection/QUALCOMM) of 24.6.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/06
H04L 1/00
H04B 7/06
H04Q 7/36
H04B 7/04

Application no.

06802656.6

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments of application
Amendments - amended claims relating to unsearched subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - equitable by reason of a substantial procedural violation

Application title

TRANSMISSION MODE SELECTION, PRECODING AND SDMA SUPPORT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T207315.20190624

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.881K)
T 2335/15 (Multi-compartment pouch / The Procter & Gamble Company) of 25.4.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/37
C11D 17/04
C11D 3/39
C11D 3/43

Application no.

10165935.7

Keywords

Novelty (all requests)
Novelty - no

Application title

Multi-compartment pouch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T233515.20190425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.817K)
T 0135/16 () of 15.5.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 9/14
F16J 9/26

Application no.

10770787.9

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - neuer Einspruchsgrund (nicht zugelassen)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Kolbenring

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T013516.20190515

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 322.001K)
T 2433/16 (Process for preparing detergent/Procter & Gamble Company) of 27.3.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

27.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 11/02
C11D 11/04
C11D 11/00

Application no.

08159022.6

Keywords

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

Application title

A process for preparing a detergent powder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T243316.20190327

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.236K)
T 0543/18 (Internet search from an instant messaging application/OATH) of 9.5.2019

Online on

28.06.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05736250.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Conducting internet search from an instant messenging [sic] application

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T054318.20190509

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 399.075K)
T 1979/13 () of 13.3.2019

Online on

26.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

13.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08C 19/00

Application no.

04001422.7

Keywords

Beschwerde nicht ausreichend begründet

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Erfassung oder zur Beeinflussung einer physikalischen Grösse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T197913.20190313

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 262.012K)
T 1622/14 () of 17.5.2019

Online on

26.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

17.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60L 7/16
B60L 11/00
B60K 6/04

Application no.

05796828.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 1 (nein), Hilfsantrag 3 (ja)

Application title

Kraftfahrzeug mit einem Rekuperationsgenerator

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T162214.20190517

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 356.521K)
T 2056/15 () of 18.6.2019

Online on

26.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/44

Application no.

04778000.2

Keywords

Amendments - intermediate generalisation
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - main and auxiliary request (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - main and auxiliary request (no)

Application title

OPTICAL TUBE ASSEMBLY HAVING A DRY INSERT AND METHODS OF MAKING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T205615.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 307.500K)
T 2276/15 () of 14.5.2019

Online on

26.06.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65H 69/00
B65H 63/06

Application no.

10016119.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Kombination technischer und nichttechnischer Merkmale
Spät eingereichter Antrag - eingereicht kurz vor der mündlichen Verhandlung zugelassen (ja)

Application title

Qualitätsüberwachung von Spleissen in einem länglichen textilen Prüfgut

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T227615.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 407.187K)
T 2446/18 () of 19.6.2019

Online on

26.06.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

19.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/487

Application no.

12797965.6

Keywords

Basis of decision - text or agreement to text withdrawn by patent proprietor
Basis of decision - patent revoked

Application title

HAND-HELD TEST METER WITH ANALYTICAL TEST STRIP EJECTION MECHANISM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T244618.20190619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 241.230K)
T 0105/14 (Neisseria meningitidis bleb antigen/GLAXOSMITHKLEIN) of 12.4.2019

Online on

25.06.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

12.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/74
A61K 39/02
C12N 15/31
C12N 15/67
A61K 39/095
A61K 39/116
A61K 39/118
A61K 39/09
A61K 39/104
A61K 39/102
A61K 39/295
C07K 14/195
C12N 1/21

Application no.

06124081.8

Keywords

Main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 9 and 11 to 15 - admission (no);
Auxiliary requests 10 and 16 to 19 - sufficiency of disclosure (no);
Apportionment of costs (no);

Application title

Vaccine composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T010514.20190412

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 445.428K)
T 1032/15 () of 23.5.2019

Online on

25.06.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

05779017.2

Keywords

Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - prima facie not inventive

Application title

DISPOSABLE PULL-ON GARMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T103215.20190523

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.927K)
T 1753/15 () of 10.5.2019

Online on

25.06.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23C 21/08
A23L 2/60
A23L 2/66

Application no.

08766884.4

Keywords

Main request: added matter (no), sufficiency of disclosure (yes), remittal for further prosecution

Application title

HEAT STABLE NUTRITIONAL BEVERAGE AND METHOD OF PREPARING IT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T175315.20190510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.981K)
T 0201/16 () of 27.5.2019

Online on

25.06.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F03D 7/02
F03D 11/00

Application no.

05021796.7

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - verspätet eingereichter Einspruchsgrund
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Änderungen nach Anberaumung der mündlichen Verhandlung
Spät eingereichte Antrag - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (ja)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (ja)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die Einspruchsabteilung (nein)
Neuheit - implizite Offenbarung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative

Application title

Vorrichtung für eine Windenergieanlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T020116.20190527

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 429.229K)
T 0937/16 () of 20.3.2019

Online on

25.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64D 11/00

Application no.

04796876.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

MODULAR OVERHEAD STOWAGE BIN SYSTEMS AND ASSOCIATED METHODS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T093716.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 421.070K)
T 2007/16 () of 15.2.2019

Online on

25.06.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/10

Application no.

03720671.1

Keywords

Added matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)
Remittal to the first instance (yes)

Application title

Optically variable security device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T200716.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 810.939K)
T 1072/11 (Matching unit comprising two computer entities directly connected to … of 18.6.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

03730973.9

Keywords

Declaration of non-establishment of the International Search Report
No Supplementary European Search Report
Examination procedure - amendments relating to unsearched subject-matter
Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Inventive step - common general knowledge
Inventive step - distinguishing features not notorious
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

A METHOD AND A SYSTEM FOR IMPROVED TRADING OF COMBINATIONS AND BAITS GENERATED THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T107211.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.891K)
T 1027/12 (Verfahren zur Datenkommunikation von Busteilnehmern/HILSCHER) of 22.5.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

22.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 13/38

Application no.

05798012.0

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit nach Änderung (ja)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR DATENKOMMUNIKATION VON BUSTEILNEHMERN EINES OFFENEN AUTOMATISIERUNGSSYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T102712.20190522

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 313.857K)
T 1190/14 (Management of IBS/GANEDEN) of 17.6.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

17.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/43
A61K 38/46
A61K 45/06
A61K 35/74
A61P 1/00

Application no.

04812935.7

Keywords

Main Request - allowable (yes)

Application title

Methods for the Dietary Management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Carbohydrate Malabsorption

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T119014.20190617

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.578K)
T 0688/15 () of 17.6.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 1/00
B23K 1/20

Application no.

08021590.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Wabenkörpers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T068815.20190617

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 249.505K)
T 0811/15 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/00
B42D 15/10

Application no.

05798539.2

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 2 and 4
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests 1 to 4 (no)

Application title

Security device and security support comprising same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T081115.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 776.394K)
T 1530/15 () of 21.5.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15
A61L 15/60

Application no.

08804075.3

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - implicit disclosure (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request VI
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - clarity (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request VIII (no)

Application title

PROCESS FOR METERING SUPERABSORBENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T153015.20190521

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.580K)
T 1844/15 () of 2.5.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 1/02
B62B 3/06
B66C 23/48

Application no.

05730091.5

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (no)

Application title

TRANSPORTATION CART PRIMARILY FOR USE IN AN ANIMAL BARN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T184415.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.017K)
T 0221/16 () of 24.5.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

24.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 15/00
A47L 15/44
D06F 39/02

Application no.

03814626.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)
Grounds for opposition - fresh ground for opposition
Grounds for opposition - admitted (no)

Application title

DISPENSER HAVING MULTIPLE MODES OF OPERATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T022116.20190524

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.424K)
T 0698/16 () of 14.1.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

14.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

09004025.4

Keywords

Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

Sicherheits- und/oder Wertdokument

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T069816.20190114

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 542.145K)
T 1319/16 () of 17.6.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

17.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01F 23/00

Application no.

05850422.6

Keywords

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja
Neuheit - geänderte Ansprüche)

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUR BESTIMMUNG UND/ODER ÜBERWACHUNG DER PROZESSGRÖßE FÜLLSTAND EINES FÜLLGUTS IN EINEM BEHÄLTER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T131916.20190617

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 308.893K)
T 2534/16 () of 26.3.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

26.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/30
A23L 1/076
A61K 35/64
A61K 36/734

Application no.

10839868.6

Keywords

Inventive step: main request and auxiliary request 4 (no); auxiliary request 7 (yes)
Added matter: auxiliary request 1 (yes)

Application title

BIOLOGICALLY ACTIVE FOOD ADDITIVE FOR PREVENTING CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES AND ENHANCING THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T253416.20190326

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 473.975K)
T 0076/17 (Recombinant biological products/DUBLIN CITY UNIVERSITY) of 28.3.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12P 21/02
C12N 15/113
C12N 5/10

Application no.

07789931.8

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - isolated mistake within a satisfactory system for monitoring time limits (no)
Re-establishment of rights - exceptional circumstances (no)
Appeal not deemed to have been filed

Application title

A method of producing recombinant biological products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T007617.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 286.801K)
T 1691/17 () of 11.6.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60Q 1/48
B62D 15/02
B60R 1/00
B60Q 9/00
G05D 1/02
G08G 1/16

Application no.

10804947.9

Keywords

Late-filed facts - admitted (no)
Novelty - (yes)

Application title

PARKING ASSIST SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T169117.20190611

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.479K)
T 2630/17 (Feedback on gesture input/APPLE) of 28.5.2019

Online on

24.06.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

28.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/20
G06F 3/048

Application no.

10194359.5

Keywords

Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features (no)

Application title

Unlocking a device by performing gestures on an unlock image

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T263017.20190528

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.248K)
T 1759/12 (Blood sample testing/BAXALTA) of 25.4.2019

Online on

21.06.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/70
C12Q 1/68
C12N 7/00
C07H 21/00
A61B 19/00

Application no.

98910143.1

Keywords

Admissibility of opposition - yes
Admission of auxiliary request 3 - yes
Hearing of witnesses - no
Main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 3 - inventive step - no
Auxiliary request 4 - requirements of the EPC met - yes

Application title

Method of PCR testing of pooled blood samples

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T175912.20190425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 506.390K)
T 0429/14 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

21.06.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 39/16

Application no.

05744852.4

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

FAULT CURRENT LIMITER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T042914.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 365.819K)
T 0709/15 () of 14.6.2019

Online on

21.06.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

14.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 51/20

Application no.

04252442.1

Keywords

Novelty - prior European application
Novelty - (no)
Priority - validity of priority date (no)

Application title

Light source with organic layer and photoluminescent layer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T070915.20190614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.575K)
T 1655/15 () of 26.3.2019

Online on

21.06.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

26.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/73
C08F 283/00
C08F 290/06
C08F 290/14
C08G 18/34
C09D 175/16
C08G 18/67
C08G 18/08

Application no.

09780196.3

Keywords

Claim lacking clarity after amendment - main request and first to fourth auxiliary requests not allowable
Inventive step (no)
Inventive step - obvious alternative
Inventive step - fifth to eighth auxiliary requests
Auxiliary request submitted at the end of the oral proceedings - not admitted

Application title

AQUEOUS RADIATION CURABLE POLYURETHANE COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T165515.20190326

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 466.689K)
T 0021/16 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

21.06.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 9/04
C09C 1/02
C09C 3/08

Application no.

11005154.7

Keywords

Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request (no)
Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - amendments allowable (no)

Application title

Treated mineral filler product, and its uses

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T002116.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 443.242K)
T 1739/16 () of 17.6.2019

Online on

21.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

17.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01F 1/84

Application no.

10779827.4

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit nach Änderung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderung (ja)

Application title

MESSAUFNEHMER VOM VIBRATIONSTYP SOWIE DAMIT GEBILDETES MESSSYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T173916.20190617

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 386.640K)
R 0007/18 () of 4.2.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

EBA

Decision date

4.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E03F 5/04

Application no.

09701716.4

Keywords

"Objection under Rule 106 EPC raised - (no)"
"Petition for review - clearly inadmissible"

Application title

DRAIN WITH ADJUSTING FRAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:R000718.20190204

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 324.584K)
R 0009/18 (Petition for review) of 11.2.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

EBA

Decision date

11.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/663
A61P 19/08
A61P 19/10

Application no.

05012711.7

Keywords

Petition for review (clearly not allowable)
Violation of Article 112a(2)(c) EPC (no)

Application title

Method of administering bisphosphonates

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:R000918.20190211

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.409K)
T 1430/13 (Contactless payment card / Mastercard) of 24.5.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

24.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 5/00
G06K 19/06

Application no.

05773486.5

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM USING A BITMAP FOR PASSING CONTACTLESS PAYMENT CARD TRANSACTION VARIABLES IN STANDARDIZED DATA FORMATS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T143013.20190524

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 262.916K)
T 1686/13 (Pellet-frozen Lactococcus culture/CHR. HANSEN) of 22.3.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

22.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 1/00
C12N 1/04
A23K 1/00

Application no.

05706788.6

Keywords

Main request - admission (yes);
Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes);
Admission of new evidence (no);

Application title

Frozen lactic acid bacteria culture of individual pellets

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168613.20190322

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 593.099K)
T 2065/13 (Hauterkennung / FACHHOCHSCHULE BONN-RHEIN-SIEG) of 20.5.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

20.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06K 9/00

Application no.

08718387.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderung

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUR AUTHENTIFIKATION EINER PERSON ANHAND MINDESTENS EINES BIOMETRISCHEN PARAMETERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T206513.20190520

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 480.347K)
T 0374/15 (Kontrazeptiva enthaltend 5-Methyl-(6S)-tetrahydrofolat/BAYER/MERCK) of 11.4.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/519
A61K 31/135
A61K 31/7028
A61K 31/00
A61K 31/565
A61K 31/57
A61K 31/525
A61K 31/585
A61K 31/4415
A61P 15/18
A61P 15/12
A61K 31/56
A61K 45/06

Application no.

09075120.7

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Änderungen - kein Disclaimer
Teilanmeldung - Gegenstand geht über den Inhalt der früheren Anmeldung hinaus (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (ja)

Application title

Pharmazeutische Zusammensetzung enthaltend Gestagene und/oder Estrogene und 5-Methyl-(6S)-tetrahydrofolat

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T037415.20190411

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 412.032K)
T 0551/15 (Powder coating composition/DSM) of 14.2.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 5/00

Application no.

05824625.7

Keywords

Admissibility of patent proprietor's appeal - notice of appeal - filed within time limit (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Inventive step - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

COMPOSITION SUITABLE FOR A POWDER COATING COMPOSITION COMRISING AT LEAST ONE RESIN AND AT LEAST ONE DISPERSANT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T055115.20190214

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 580.570K)
T 1017/15 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08K 5/00

Application no.

06829371.1

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (ja)

Application title

MODELLIERMASSE SOWIE DEREN VERWENDUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T101715.20190503

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 289.422K)
T 2045/15 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/34
G09G 3/36

Application no.

10179819.7

Keywords

Late filed requests admitted (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Brightness correction for LCD displays with backlight modulation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T204515.20190409

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.202K)
T 1752/16 () of 21.5.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08L 77/00
C08L 23/02
C08K 7/06
C08K 7/24
B32B 1/08
B32B 27/34
F16L 11/04

Application no.

04290391.4

Keywords

Vice substantiel de procédure - violation du droit d'être entendu (oui)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours - (oui)

Application title

Utilisation de nanotubes de carbone dans des mélanges de polyamide et de polyoléfine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T175216.20190521

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 311.355K)
T 2811/18 () of 3.6.2019

Online on

19.06.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 19/00
B65D 71/70
B65D 21/02

Application no.

11713984.0

Keywords

Ansprüche - Klarheit (ja) - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

FORMTEIL ZUR AUFNAHME UND FIXIERUNG VON IM UMRISS RECHTECKIGEN LAGERBEHÄLTERN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T281118.20190603

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 347.280K)
T 0416/14 () of 25.3.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

25.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01H 59/00

Application no.

10171544.9

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

Switch Structures

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T041614.20190325

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.666K)
T 0933/14 () of 11.3.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

11.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/00

Application no.

03776753.0

Keywords

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

Application title

DRAINAGE APPARATUS AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T093314.20190311

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 389.643K)
T 1789/14 () of 13.6.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01L 9/06
G01L 19/00
G01L 9/00

Application no.

01106081.1

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Drucksensorvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T178914.20190613

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 278.877K)
T 0217/15 (TNFR-Ig production/PFIZER) of 14.3.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12P 21/02
C12N 15/62

Application no.

05791482.2

Keywords

Main request (claims as granted) - inventive step (no);
Auxiliary request 1 - admitted into the proceedings (yes);
Auxiliary request 1 - added subject-matter (yes);
Auxiliary request 2 - admitted into the proceedings (no);

Application title

PRODUCTION OF A TNFR-IG FUSION PROTEIN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021715.20190314

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 642.840K)
T 0669/15 () of 13.6.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01J 3/18
G01J 3/28
G01J 3/02
G01N 21/35

Application no.

12178625.5

Keywords

Clarity (yes, amended claims)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)

Application title

Compact spectrometer for remote hydrocarbon detection

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T066915.20190613

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.780K)
T 1024/15 (Piper laetispicum extract/WANG and JIANG) of 21.5.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 36/67
A61P 25/00

Application no.

05813062.6

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)

Application title

AN EXTRACT OF PIPER LAETISPICUM C.DC., ITS METHOD FOR PREPARATION AND ITS USES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T102415.20190521

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.478K)
T 2055/15 (SYSTEM FOR PRETREATING CELLULOSIC BIOMASS FEEDSTOCK / ANDRITZ) of 15.3.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21C 1/02
D21C 3/22
D21C 3/26
D21C 7/00
D21B 1/36

Application no.

09714368.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PREEXTRACTION OF HEMICELLULOSE THROUGH USING A CONTINUOUS PREHYDROLYSIS AND STEAM EXPLOSION PRETREATMENT PROCESS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T205515.20190315

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.320K)
T 1230/16 () of 20.5.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

20.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 5/04

Application no.

12000530.1

Keywords

Insufficiency of disclosure (no) - alleged technical effect not a feature of the claims
Remittal (yes)

Application title

Refrigerant composition comprising 1,1,1,2-tetrafluoroethane (HFC134a) and 2,3,3,3-tetrafluropropene (HFO1234yf)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T123016.20190520

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 298.638K)
T 1337/16 () of 6.6.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 37/00
G01N 33/00
G01N 21/27

Application no.

01991579.2

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - violation of the right to be heard (no)
Substantial procedural violation - reimbursement of appeal fee (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Claims - clarity after amendment (no)

Application title

METHOD OF COMPENSATING FOR DRIFT IN GAS SENSING EQUIPMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T133716.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 308.781K)
T 0403/18 (Valsartan and amlodipine/NOVARTIS) of 11.3.2019

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

11.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/41
A61K 31/44
A61K 45/06
A61P 9/00
A61P 9/12

Application no.

10177093.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Combined use of valsartan and calcium channel blockers for therapeutic purposes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T040318.20190311

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 383.048K)
W 0005/96 () of 1.7.1997

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

1.7.1997

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1997:W000596.19970701

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 195.044K)
W 0007/96 () of 22.1.1997

Online on

18.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.1.1997

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02K 19/10

Application no.

-

Keywords

Begründungspflicht nach R. 68.2 PCT nicht erfüllt
Vertrauensschutz
Rückzahlung der zusätzlichen Gebühren für die internationale vorläufige Prüfung sowie der Widerspruchsgebühr

Application title

Elektronisch kommutierter Reluktanzmotor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1997:W000796.19970122

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 421.295K)
T 0493/13 () of 20.3.2019

Online on

17.06.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 17/40
G06F 17/00

Application no.

07794577.2

Keywords

Remittal to the department of first instance - special reasons for not remitting the case: obiter dictum
Novelty - main request and first auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step - second to fifth auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

EDITING TEXT WITHIN A THREE-DIMENSIONAL GRAPHIC

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T049313.20190320

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 386.103K)
T 0754/14 (Treprostinil/SUPERNUS) of 4.4.2019

Online on

17.06.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/5575
A61K 31/5585
A61K 9/16
A61K 9/32
A61K 9/26

Application no.

07755989.6

Keywords

Amendments - main request, auxiliary request V: extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests I to IV
Late-filed auxiliary requests - justification for late filing (no)

Application title

OSMOTIC DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEM COMPRISING RELEASE ENHANCING AGENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T075414.20190404

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 357.045K)
T 0464/15 (Targeted DNA insertion/BAYER CROPSCIENCE) of 14.3.2019

Online on

17.06.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82

Application no.

08075865.9

Keywords

Novelty - main and auxiliary request 2 (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests 1, 3 and 4 (no)

Application title

Improved targeted DNA insertion in plants

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T046415.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 469.747K)
T 0505/16 () of 28.3.2019

Online on

17.06.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E03F 5/22

Application no.

12780406.0

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

DRAINAGE UNIT AND USE THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T050516.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.145K)
T 0659/16 () of 27.3.2019

Online on

17.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

27.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 10/02

Application no.

09005430.5

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung der Erfindung
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)

Application title

Profilelement zum Verbinden einer Fahrzeugscheibe mit einem Wasserkasten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T065916.20190327

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 288.065K)
T 0805/16 (Gewinnung von Öl aus Pflanzensamen/AB Enzymes GmbH) of 12.3.2019

Online on

17.06.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11B 1/02

Application no.

07856386.3

Keywords

Spät eingereichter neuer Hauptantrag - zulässig (ja) - eingereicht kurz vor der mündlichen Verhandlung aber in Reaktion auf die Mitteilung der Kammer
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Änderungen - Klarheit (ja)
Änderungen - Hauptantrag
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hauptantrag (ja)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

VERBESSERTES VERFAHREN ZUR GEWINNUNG VON ÖL AUS PFLANZENSAMEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080516.20190312

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 401.366K)
T 0236/17 () of 20.5.2019

Online on

17.06.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

20.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25B 1/10
F25B 31/00

Application no.

08869317.1

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ROTOR COOLING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T023617.20190520

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.008K)
T 1563/17 (Booting untrusted software) of 7.5.2019

Online on

17.06.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/57

Application no.

11154503.4

Keywords

Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

Application title

Managing booting of secure devices with untrusted software

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T156317.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.527K)
W 0008/97 () of 24.7.1998

Online on

17.06.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

24.7.1998

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

Schutzvorrichtung für Kreissägen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1998:W000897.19980724

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 504.309K)
J 0008/18 () of 27.3.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

27.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 11/02
C09K 11/88
C09K 11/06
B82Y 30/00
B82Y 20/00
B82Y 25/00
B82Y 40/00

Application no.

15802518.9

Keywords

Appeal fee - entitlement to pay lower amount (yes)
Further processing with respect to the time limit for requesting restoration of the right of priority
Further processing - admissibility (no)
Incorrect form of decision under appeal - name of responsible employee missing

Application title

CARRIER PARTICLE AND PREPARATION METHOD THEREFOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:J000818.20190327

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.818K)
T 0083/05 (Broccoli II/PLANT BIOSCIENCE) of 8.7.2013

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

8.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

99915886.8

Keywords

Ausschluss von im Wesentlichen biologischen Verfahren zur Züchtung von Pflanzen - mögliche Auswirkung auf die Gewährbarkeit eines Erzeugnisanspruchs für Pflanzen oder Pflanzenmaterial - Rechtsfrage von grundsätzlicher Bedeutung - Befassung der Großen Beschwerdekammer

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T008305.20130708

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 49.824K)
T 0083/05 (Broccoli II/PLANT BIOSCIENCE) of 8.7.2013

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

8.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

99915886.8

Keywords

Exclusion of essentially biological processes for the production of plants - possible effect on allowability of product claim for plants or plant material - important point of law - referral of questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal

Application title

Method for selective increase of the anticarcinogenic glucosinolates in Brassica species

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T008305.20130708

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 189.235K)
T 0083/05 (Broccoli II/PLANT BIOSCIENCE) of 8.7.2013

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

8.7.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

99915886.8

Keywords

Exclusion des procédés essentiellement biologiques d'obtention de végétaux - effet éventuel sur l'admissibilité de revendications de produits portant sur des végétaux ou une matière végétale - question de droit d'importance fondamentale - saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T008305.20130708

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 49.309K)
T 0673/14 () of 10.4.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/145
A61M 5/158
A61M 5/32
A61B 5/15

Application no.

08774646.7

Keywords

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

Application title

INSERTER HAVING TWO SPRINGS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T067314.20190410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.263K)
T 0887/14 () of 29.3.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

29.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 45/02

Application no.

01971479.9

Keywords

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

Application title

PESTICIDAL FORMULATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T088714.20190329

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 544.249K)
T 1099/14 () of 12.4.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

12.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 16/06
A61M 16/08
A62B 18/08

Application no.

10153114.3

Keywords

Main request: amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Auxiliary request: extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no), extension beyond the content of the earlier application (no)

Application title

Ergonomic and adjustable respiratory mask assembly with headgear assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T109914.20190412

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.841K)
T 1344/14 () of 16.5.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01N 25/04
A01N 43/80

Application no.

08759061.8

Keywords

-

Application title

WIRKSTOFFSUSPENSIONEN IN GLYCERIN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134414.20190516

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 406.465K)
T 1607/14 () of 7.6.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

7.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/64
G01N 21/03
B01L 7/00

Application no.

08011345.9

Keywords

Subject-matter extending beyond the earlier application as filed (no, after amendment)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)

Application title

Instrument for monitoring polymerase chain reaction of DNA

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T160714.20190607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.317K)
T 1763/15 () of 25.2.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

25.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 1/20

Application no.

09785373.3

Keywords

Late-filed requests
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - special reasons for remitting the case (yes)

Application title

Method of spooling a bi-metallic pipe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T176315.20190225

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 345.550K)
T 2302/15 () of 8.4.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B02C 17/18
B02C 17/24
B02C 25/00

Application no.

11700836.7

Keywords

Late-filed evidence - request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes)
Late-filed argument - admitted (yes)
Apportionment of costs - (no)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETACHING FROZEN CHARGE FROM A TUBE MILL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T230215.20190408

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.675K)
T 0066/16 () of 14.3.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 63/00
C08G 65/02
C08F 2/46
C08J 3/28

Application no.

08717647.5

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

CURABLE COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T006616.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 473.877K)
T 2549/17 () of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/145
A61B 5/1495
A61B 5/1486
G01N 27/327

Application no.

12170606.3

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Processing analyte sensor data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T254917.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 255.850K)
T 2576/17 () of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/145
A61B 5/1495
A61B 5/1486
G01N 27/327

Application no.

12170112.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Processing analyte sensor data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T257617.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 266.716K)
T 2578/17 () of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/00
G01N 31/00
A61B 5/145
G01N 27/327
A61B 5/1495
A61B 5/1486

Application no.

12170105.6

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Processing analyte sensor data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T257817.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 256.970K)
T 2972/18 (Unified cabin control panel/AIRBUS) of 3.6.2019

Online on

14.06.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44
G01C 23/00

Application no.

13181192.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - filed within time limit (no)

Application title

Aircraft with centralized generated and unified cabin control panel displays

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T297218.20190603

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 219.216K)
T 2017/13 (Recording multi-layer disc/PHILIPS) of 7.6.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

7.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 7/007
G11B 7/0045

Application no.

04770229.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Method and recording apparatus for recording information on a multi-layer disc

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T201713.20190607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.336K)
T 2045/13 (Fat/water separation in MRI - General Electric Company) of 14.5.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/48

Application no.

03254887.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

Fat/water separation and fat minimization magnetic resonance imaging

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T204513.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.703K)
T 1349/14 () of 8.3.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 1/60
G01F 25/00

Application no.

07839039.0

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes) - admitted (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Late-filed objection - admitted (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

MAGNETIC FLOWMETER WITH VERIFICATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134914.20190308

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 427.842K)
T 0649/15 () of 4.6.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F03D 1/00
F03D 1/06
F03D 11/00

Application no.

06125678.0

Keywords

Lapse of patent in all designated states

Application title

Hub for the rotor of a wind turbine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T064915.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 234.576K)
T 0341/16 (Printable media/HP) of 8.3.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 5/52
B41M 5/50

Application no.

07853661.2

Keywords

Late-filed request - justification for late filing (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - clarity of disclosure
Inventive step - (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)

Application title

PRINTABLE MEDIA

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T034116.20190308

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 353.635K)
T 0762/16 () of 1.4.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

1.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 35/067
B21D 28/26

Application no.

04768325.5

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)

Application title

A BEARING ASSEMBLY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T076216.20190401

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 347.022K)
T 2704/16 () of 3.6.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 12/02
G06F 12/00
G06F 3/06

Application no.

09808021.1

Keywords

Reimbursement of the appeal fee (no)

Application title

STORAGE REGION MANAGEMENT METHOD, STORAGE REGION ALLOCATION METHOD AND PROGRAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T270416.20190603

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 235.225K)
T 0435/17 () of 19.3.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A45D 34/02
B05D 5/06
B05D 7/22
C03C 17/00
C03C 17/30

Application no.

09162515.2

Keywords

Intervention du contrefacteur présumé - recevable (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance - (non)
Audition d'experts techniques - (non)
Nouveauté - requête principale (non)
Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire (non)
Vice fondamental de procédure - (oui)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours - (non)
Objection selon la règle 106 CBE - (rejetée)

Application title

Procédé de décoration d'un flacon transparent ou translucide

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T043517.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 610.448K)
T 0686/17 () of 20.5.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60Q 1/32
B60R 13/04

Application no.

13155785.2

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Beleuchtbares Bauteil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T068617.20190520

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 351.899K)
T 0687/17 () of 20.5.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 13/04
B60Q 1/32

Application no.

11704398.4

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

BELEUCHTBARES BAUTEIL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T068717.20190520

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 342.382K)
T 0740/17 (Bleaching composition/Reckitt Benckiser) of 21.5.2019

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/20
C11D 3/22
C11D 3/37
C11D 3/395
C11D 17/00

Application no.

08806428.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - main request
First auxiliary request - admissible (yes) - formally allowable (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance for further prosecution on the basis of the first auxiliary request
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T074017.20190521

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 354.593K)
T 0712/96 (Printed circuit board/TOSHIBA) of 29.10.2001

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

29.10.2001

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 23/495

Application no.

90116251.1

Keywords

Request of correction (allowable)

Application title

Resin sealing type semiconductor device in which a very small semiconductor chip is sealed in package with resin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2001:T071296.20011029

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 180.858K)
T 0721/96 () of 15.9.1998

Online on

13.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.9.1998

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01G 19/14
G01G 23/18

Application no.

91112102.8

Keywords

Kostenverteilung - (verneint)

Application title

Traversenwaage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1998:T072196.19980915

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 319.839K)
R 0005/17 () of 4.3.2019

Online on

12.06.2019

Board

EBA

Decision date

4.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 17/00
B66F 9/065

Application no.

03763963.0

Keywords

Obligation to raise objections - objections raised (no)
Violation of the right to be heard (no)
Petition for review - inadmissible

Application title

CONTROL SYSTEM FOR A LOAD HANDLING APPARATUS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:R000517.20190304

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 359.729K)
T 1760/11 ((-)-Omeprazole Mg/ASTRAZENECA) of 13.11.2012

Online on

12.06.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

13.11.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 401/12
A61K 31/44
A61P 1/04

Application no.

00108480.5

Keywords

Admissibility of first partiality objection (yes), second (no)
Res judicata (no)
Main request, added matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 1, allowable
Added matter (no)
Sufficiency (yes), starting material retrievable from Chemical Abstracts
Novelty (yes), specific salt
Inventive step (yes), post-published evidence (yes), unexpected advantage
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)
Objection under Rule 106 EPC dismissed

Application title

Magnesium salt of the (-)-enantiomer of omeprazole and its use

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T176011.20121113

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 466.625K)
T 0901/14 () of 27.5.2019

Online on

12.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

27.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02K 1/27
H02K 5/128

Application no.

04765091.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Teilaufgaben
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1-3 (nein)

Application title

Elektrische Maschine und diese verwendende Pumpe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090114.20190527

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 385.117K)
T 2348/15 (Affichage pour livre numérique/MILIBRIS) of 22.2.2019

Online on

12.06.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 3/048

Application no.

10755173.1

Keywords

Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

TERMINAL FIXE OU MOBILE PILOTE PAR UN PERIPHERIQUE DE POINTAGE OU DE SAISIE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T234815.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 285.339K)
T 1525/17 () of 23.5.2019

Online on

12.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

23.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66F 9/075

Application no.

11004141.5

Keywords

Mangelhafte Offenbarung - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zum Bereitstellen einer Information über eine aktuelle Hubhöhe und hierfür geeignetes Flurförderzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T152517.20190523

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 374.702K)
T 2631/18 (Celery/ RIJK ZWAAN) of 3.6.2019

Online on

12.06.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/12
A01H 1/04

Application no.

11811432.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

New celery morphology

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T263118.20190603

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.301K)
T 1232/14 () of 7.3.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 5/075
A23L 1/236
A23L 2/60

Application no.

07014890.3

Keywords

-

Application title

Sweetener composition improved in taste, its use and process for preparing it

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T123214.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 445.624K)
T 1502/14 () of 4.6.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 239/42

Application no.

03784274.7

Keywords

Basis of decision - text or agreement to text withdrawn by patent proprietor
Basis of decision - patent revoked

Application title

PROCESS FOR PREPARING THE CALCIUM SALT OF ROSUVASTATIN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T150214.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 228.012K)
T 0473/15 (Filter media comprising a web and a support layer/Donaldson) of 15.3.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

15.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 39/16

Application no.

06720823.1

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - multiple selection
Novelty - selection from a range
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - closest prior art from a different field
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

REDUCED SOLIDITY WEB COMPRISING FIBER AND FIBER SPACER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T047315.20190315

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 355.688K)
T 0538/15 () of 5.6.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

5.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/778
H01L 21/338
H01L 29/207
H01L 29/20

Application no.

11153385.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Transistors with fluorine treatment

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T053815.20190605

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.964K)
T 0628/15 (Cross-species-specific bispecific binders/AMGEN) of 12.3.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/28
C07K 16/46
C07K 16/30
C07K 16/32
C07K 16/42

Application no.

08735000.5

Keywords

Main request, auxiliary request 1 - amendments - allowable (no)
Auxiliary requests AUX1b, AUX1c and 2 - admitted into proceedings (no)

Application title

Cross-species-specific bispecific binders

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T062815.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 517.086K)
T 1391/15 (System for dehumidifying walls/LEONARDO) of 14.5.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05D 22/02
E04B 1/70
F26B 25/22

Application no.

09167412.7

Keywords

Main request: sufficiency of disclosure (yes), added-subject-matter (no), inventive step (no)
Auxiliary requests: case remitted for further prosecution

Application title

System for dehumidifying walls

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T139115.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.132K)
T 0386/16 () of 8.3.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

8.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 1/08

Application no.

08020837.4

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Summons to oral proceedings - continuation of proceedings without duly summoned party

Application title

Fixation pin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T038616.20190308

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.206K)
T 1017/16 () of 27.3.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

27.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B63H 21/17
B63B 35/73
A63B 35/12
B63C 11/46
H01M 10/50
H02K 9/22

Application no.

05797309.1

Keywords

Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hauptantrag - nach Rücknahme erneut vorgelegt (NEIN)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

ELEKTRISCHES MOTORWASSERFAHRZEUG MIT KUEHLUNG DURCH UMGEBUNGSWASSER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T101716.20190327

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 269.602K)
T 1075/17 (CONDITIONING COMPOSITION FOR HAIR/Kao Germany GmbH) of 6.5.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

6.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/41
A61K 8/42
A61K 8/891
A61K 8/895
A61Q 5/02
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

09778268.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

CONDITIONING COMPOSITION FOR HAIR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T107517.20190506

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.334K)
T 2050/18 () of 27.5.2019

Online on

11.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

27.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60W 10/20
B60W 10/18

Application no.

14151274.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz

Application title

Schaltung zur Steuerung eines Beschleunigungs-, Brems- und Lenksystems eines Fahrzeugs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T205018.20190527

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 251.810K)
T 2207/13 (Matching pursuits/RATEZE) of 5.4.2019

Online on

07.06.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 19/00
H04N 7/26

Application no.

06814404.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

BASES DICTIONARY FOR LOW COMPLEXITY MATCHING PURSUITS DATA CODING AND DECODING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T220713.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 278.473K)
T 0635/14 () of 4.3.2019

Online on

07.06.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

4.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/00
C09D 11/00

Application no.

06122412.7

Keywords

Late-filed facts
Late-filed evidence
Amendments
Clarity
Sufficiency of disclosure
Novelty
Inventive step

Application title

Aqueous ink, ink jet recording method, ink cartridge, recording unit and ink jet recording apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T063514.20190304

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 519.326K)
T 2354/15 (High t-area carbon products / CABOT CORPORATION) of 22.3.2019

Online on

07.06.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

22.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09C 1/56
C09D 5/02
C09D 7/12

Application no.

02725784.9

Keywords

Inventive step (new main request) : yes

Application title

Coating compositions comprising high t-area carbon products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T235415.20190322

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.110K)
T 0121/17 () of 20.2.2019

Online on

07.06.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02M 55/00
F02M 55/02
B21K 1/16
B21K 21/12

Application no.

09162461.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

A process for obtaining a pipe for supplying fuel to an internal combustion engine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T012117.20190220

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.365K)
T 2209/17 () of 17.5.2019

Online on

07.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

17.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21V 5/00
F21S 4/00

Application no.

12735561.8

Keywords

Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1 bis 4 - JA
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 5
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - JA

Application title

ANORDNUNG ZUR LICHTABGABE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T220917.20190517

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 286.612K)
T 2368/13 () of 11.2.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02M 3/00

Application no.

02028524.3

Keywords

Unity of invention - main request (no)
Unity of invention - aux. requests (yes)
Claims - all essential features
Claims - main request & aux. requests 1 to 3 (no)
Claims - aux. request 4 (yes)
Clarity - main request & aux. requests 1 & 2 (no) - aux. requests 3 & 4 (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 4 (yes)

Application title

Voltage conversion system and method and recording medium

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T236813.20190211

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 397.034K)
T 0636/14 () of 24.4.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

24.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 13/627
H01R 13/639

Application no.

01126580.8

Keywords

Novelty - main request and auxiliary requests 1, 2 (no)
Amendments - auxiliary requests 3 to 6
Amendments - intermediate generalisation

Application title

Plug connector with secondary locking device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T063614.20190424

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 337.193K)
T 0265/15 () of 1.4.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

1.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 39/08
B65D 41/58

Application no.

03767964.4

Keywords

-

Application title

CLOSURE PLUG AND OVERSEAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T026515.20190401

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 263.119K)
T 0726/15 () of 3.6.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 30/82
G01N 30/62

Application no.

08860464.0

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - could have been filed in first instance proceedings

Application title

METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR ANALYZING SAMPLES AND COLLECTING SAMPLE FRACTIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T072615.20190603

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.271K)
T 0773/15 (Alpha-galactosidase complex-type glycans/SHIRE HUMAN GENETIC … of 17.4.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

17.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/56
C12N 9/40
C12N 15/54
C12N 15/63
C12P 21/02
A61K 38/46

Application no.

10152432.0

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary request 2 - added subject-matter (yes);
Auxiliary request 1 - admission (no);

Application title

Medical preparations for the treatment of alpha-galactosidase A deficiency

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T077315.20190417

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 429.728K)
T 0971/15 () of 3.6.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 53/66

Application no.

03006542.9

Keywords

Right to be heard - decision in written proceedings after declaration of intention not to attend the oral proceedings
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Powdery particle conveying system and roots blower operating method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T097115.20190603

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 285.604K)
T 1575/15 (Procédé de photostabilisation/L'OREAL) of 7.3.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/35
A61K 8/37
A61Q 17/04

Application no.

05291360.5

Keywords

Preuves produites tardivement - justification du retard (non)
Preuves produites tardivement - report de la procédure orale aurait été nécessaire (oui)
Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

Procédé de photostabilisation d'un dérivé de dibenzoylméthane par un dérivé arylalkyl benzoate et compositions cosmétiques photoprotectrices

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T157515.20190307

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 391.236K)
T 0650/16 () of 15.3.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23C 5/22

Application no.

05703085.0

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Double-sided cutting insert

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T065016.20190315

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.209K)
T 0662/16 () of 29.5.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 1/01
B23Q 17/12
G05B 19/404

Application no.

13165088.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit
Zurückverweisung an die Prüfungsabteilung

Application title

Schwingungsdämpfungssystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T066216.20190529

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 251.021K)
T 0900/16 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 19/04
B65D 77/04

Application no.

10735202.3

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

OVERPOCK FOR STORAGE AND HANDLING OF CONTAINERS FOR LIQUIDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090016.20190402

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.765K)
T 1508/16 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60N 2/08
B60N 2/07
B60N 2/18

Application no.

09172563.0

Keywords

Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention
Activité inventive

Application title

Siège pour véhicule automobile

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T150816.20190409

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 314.959K)
T 1343/17 (Procédé de nettoyage acide/Arkema) of 6.3.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C11D 11/00
C11D 7/34
C11D 3/34
C11D 1/14

Application no.

08855377.1

Keywords

Requêtes subsidiaire 4 produites tardivement - justification du retard (oui) - recevable (oui)
Modifications - requête subsidiaire 4
Modifications - admises (oui)
Nouveauté - (oui)
Nouveauté - requêtes subsidiaires 2 et 4
Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire 2 (non)
Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire 4 (oui)

Application title

PROCEDE DE NETTOYAGE ACIDE DANS L'INDUSTRIE BRASSICOLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134317.20190306

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Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 376.393K)
T 1558/18 () of 3.6.2019

Online on

06.06.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 85/804

Application no.

12810278.7

Keywords

Grundlage der Entscheidung - von Patentinhaberin vorgelegte Fassung (nein)
Grundlage der Entscheidung - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel
Grundlage der Entscheidung - (ja)
Abhilfe - Pflicht zur Abhilfe durch erste Instanz (ja)
Abhilfe - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (ja)

Application title

KAPSEL, KAPSELKÖRPER, VERFAHREN UND SYSTEM FÜR DIE ZUBEREITUNG EINES GETRÄNKS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T155818.20190603

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 286.097K)
D 0002/18 () of 5.4.2019

Online on

05.06.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:D000218.20190405

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 330.004K)
T 2504/13 () of 8.6.2018

Online on

05.06.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

8.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/381
A61P 11/06

Application no.

06830792.5

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - main request, auxiliary requests 1-2
Amendments - allowable (no)
Amendments - auxiliary request 3

Application title

USE OF TIOTROPIUM SALTS IN THE TREATMENT OF MODERATE PERSISTENT ASTHMA

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T250413.20180608

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 423.179K)
T 2307/14 () of 10.4.2019

Online on

05.06.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

10.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01D 5/347

Application no.

10382062.7

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests 1 and 2 (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 3 and 4
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

Optoelectronic measuring device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T230714.20190410

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.422K)
D 0002/18 () of 8.4.2019

Online on

04.06.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:D000218.20190408

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.799K)
J 0005/18 (Re-establishment of rights in the time limit for further processing … of 27.2.2019

Online on

04.06.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

27.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 45/06
A61K 31/496
A61K 31/444
A61K 31/5513
A61K 31/4985
A61P 25/30

Application no.

12152933.3

Keywords

-

Application title

Compositions and methods for the treatment of addiction and other neuropsychiatric disorders

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:J000518.20190227

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 354.551K)
T 0388/18 (Dichtlippe/MAHLE) of 21.5.2019

Online on

04.06.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 46/10

Application no.

12728272.1

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Änderungen in der Beschreibung
Änderungen - Verstoß gegen Artikel 84 bzw. 123(2) EPÜ (nein)

Application title

PLATTENFILTERELEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T038818.20190521

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 341.551K)
T 0851/18 (Gültigkeit des Formblattes EPA Form 1010) of 12.4.2019

Online on

04.06.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

12.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 25/10
F16D 25/12
F16D 25/0638

Application no.

12759630.2

Keywords

Wiedereinsetzung in die Frist zur Zahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - nein
Beschwerdegebühr entrichtet - nein
Verstoss gegen Art. 6(1) EMRK wegen Erschwerung des Zugangs zu einer gerichtlichen Instanz - nein
Gültigkeit des Formblattes EPA Form 1010
Vorlage an die Grosse Beschwerdekammer - nein
Ausnahme von Dokumenten von der Akteneinsicht - begrenzt

Application title

STATOR FÜR EINE REIBUNGSKUPPLUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T085118.20190412

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 450.919K)
T 0322/14 () of 13.5.2019

Online on

03.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

13.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08B 29/04

Application no.

08101742.8

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Zulassung des Hilfsantrages (nein) - Verfahrensökonomie und keine prima facie Gewährbarkeit

Application title

Rauchdetektion mittels zweier spektral unterschiedlicher Streulichtmessungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T032214.20190513

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 347.018K)
T 0501/14 () of 15.5.2019

Online on

03.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

15.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02K 1/18
H02K 1/27
H02K 15/00
H02K 15/02

Application no.

05790091.2

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - Gegenstand geht über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der ursprünglich eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Generator/Elektromotor, insbesondere für die Verwendung an Windkraftanlagen, Seilzuganlagen oder hydraulischen Anlagen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T050114.20190515

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 281.648K)
T 0789/14 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

03.06.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02J 3/01
H02H 9/00

Application no.

01102576.4

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Bedämpfungseinrichtung für wenigstens ein elektrisches Kabel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T078914.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 401.607K)
T 1542/15 () of 9.1.2019

Online on

03.06.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.1.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16L 11/08

Application no.

08787830.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Conduite flexible pour le transport des hydrocarbures à couche de maintien renforcée

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T154215.20190109

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 374.541K)
T 0476/16 (Bimodal dry powder/ INNOVATA) of 19.3.2019

Online on

03.06.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/14
A61K 9/72
A61K 31/565
A61K 31/167

Application no.

02712031.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

BIMODAL DRY POWDER FORMULATION FOR INHALATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T047616.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 325.351K)
T 0801/16 () of 11.4.2019

Online on

03.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66C 23/90

Application no.

07022231.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Mobilkran

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080116.20190411

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 386.225K)
T 1770/16 () of 9.5.2019

Online on

03.06.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66F 9/06
B60L 11/18
B60L 15/38
B60L 11/00

Application no.

10721641.8

Keywords

Verspätetes Vorbringen - korrekte Ermessensausübung der Einspruchsabteilung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM BETREIBEN EINER FAHRERLOSEN, MOBILEN MONTAGE- UND/ODER MATERIALTRANSPORTEINHEIT UND FAHRERLOSE, MOBILE MONTAGE- UND/ODER MATERIALTRANSPORTEINHEIT HIERFÜR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T177016.20190509

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 298.404K)
T 1152/18 (Einstückig ausgebildeter Zulauf/BOSCH) of 15.5.2019

Online on

03.06.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

15.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 29/11
B01D 29/90

Application no.

12002863.4

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - mangelnde Patentierbarkeit (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Filter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T115218.20190515

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 326.923K)

May 2019

T 0927/14 (Wireless patient monitoring/PHILIPS) of 20.2.2019

Online on

31.05.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

00989280.3

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)
Objection under Rule 106 EPC - dismissed

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PATIENT MONITORING WITH WIRELESS INTERNET CONNECTIVITY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T092714.20190220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 528.652K)
T 1328/14 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

31.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61Q 17/04
A61K 8/49
A61K 8/37

Application no.

01129590.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Verbesserung nicht glaubhaft
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative

Application title

Kosmetische und dermatologische Lichtschutzformulierungen mit einem Gehalt an unsymmetrisch substituierten Triazinderivaten und oberflächenaktiven Zitronensäureestern

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T132814.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 360.181K)
T 0765/15 () of 10.5.2019

Online on

31.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01S 3/11
H01S 3/0941
H01S 3/16

Application no.

06794993.3

Keywords

Amendments of application
Amendments - consent of examining division (no)
tatement of grounds of appeal - party's complete case
Auxiliary request - contradiction between independent and dependent claims

Application title

TIMING OF A Q-SWITCH TO SUPPRESS PRE-LASING OF THE LASER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T076515.20190510

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 281.881K)
T 1753/16 (Feldbus-Protokollstapel/PHOENIX) of 30.4.2019

Online on

31.05.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 12/40
H04L 29/06
H04L 12/24
G05B 19/042
G05B 19/05

Application no.

07846867.5

Keywords

Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 4 (ja)
Zulassung ins Verfahren - Hilfsanträge 1-3 und 5-18 (nein): nicht eindeutig gewährbar bzw. nicht substantiiert

Application title

Verfahren zum Betreiben eines ethernetfähigen Feldbusgerätes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T175316.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 486.100K)
T 0691/17 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

31.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 15/02
G06K 9/00
G08G 1/16

Application no.

13152076.9

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 1, Hilfsantrag 2
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 3, Hilfsantrag 4

Application title

Automatische Auswahl der Zielposition in einer Parklücke durch kombinierte Auswertung von Video / USS-Objekten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T069117.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 319.056K)
T 1808/17 (Konservieren von Gegenständen/Altelier Pummer) of 22.5.2019

Online on

31.05.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C04B 41/81
B27K 3/02

Application no.

02450176.9

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zum Konservieren von Gegenständen aus Stein etc. und Vorrichtung zur Durchführung des Verfahrens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T180817.20190522

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 310.048K)
T 2204/17 (Herstellung von Boden oder Bodensubstraten/Palaterra) of 29.3.2019

Online on

31.05.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

29.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C05D 9/00
C05F 9/04
C05F 11/02

Application no.

07801591.4

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Alternative

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON HUMUS- UND NÄHRSTOFFREICHEN SOWIE WASSERSPEICHERNDEN BÖDEN ODER BODENSUBSTRATEN FÜR NACHHALTIGE LANDNUTZUNGS- UND SIEDLUNGSSYSTEME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T220417.20190329

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 338.657K)
T 0289/13 (Microarrays/RANDOX) of 28.3.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/543

Application no.

02767701.2

Keywords

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

Application title

CALIBRATING MICROARRAYS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T028913.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.424K)
T 1347/13 (PET/MRI motion correction/PHILIPS) of 11.2.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

11.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/567
G01R 33/565

Application no.

07859376.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

MOTION CORRECTION IN A PET/MRI HYBRID IMAGING SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134713.20190211

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 296.226K)
T 0504/14 () of 15.3.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 45/27

Application no.

02764452.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Tip assembly having at least three components for hot runner nozzle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T050414.20190315

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 550.354K)
T 0857/14 (Detection of von-Willebrand factor/K.U. LEUVEN) of 24.1.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/86

Application no.

00947934.6

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Late-filed request - request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (no); admitted (yes)

Application title

DETECTION OF VON-WILLEBRAND FACTOR (VWF) ACTIVITY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T085714.20190124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 448.360K)
T 0234/15 () of 18.3.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

18.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 43/16

Application no.

07841937.1

Keywords

Admissibilty of auxiliary request 1 - yes
Allowability of auxiliary request 1 - yes

Application title

NON-ROUND MOISTURE-TIGHT RE-SEALABLE CONTAINERS WITH ROUND SEALING SURFACES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T023415.20190318

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 251.669K)
T 0802/15 () of 25.4.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

25.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B28B 3/20
D04H 1/00

Application no.

08729862.6

Keywords

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

Application title

SPUNLAID FIBERS COMPRISING COATED CALCIUM CARBONATE, PROCESSES FOR THEIR PRODUCTION, AND NONWOVEN PRODUCTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080215.20190425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.510K)
T 0098/16 () of 12.3.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61J 1/05

Application no.

04728250.4

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal of opponent 1 (no)
Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds
Admissibility of appeal - party as of right
Auxiliary requests 2 and 3 submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal - admitted into the proceedings
Auxiliary requests 2 to 4 - inventive step (no) - obvious alternative
Auxiliary requests 5 to 8 - justification for late filing (no) - prima facie allowable (no) - not admitted into the proceedings

Application title

DRUG SOLUTION FILLING PLASTIC AMPOULE AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T009816.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 585.836K)
T 0798/16 () of 6.2.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60B 5/02
B29C 70/22
B29C 70/38

Application no.

12001138.2

Keywords

Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 1 (ja)
Änderungen - Hilfsantrag 1
Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hilfsantrag 1 (ja)

Application title

Verwendung einer Flechtvorrichtung, Verfahren zum Herstellen einer Felge mit einer teilbaren Flechtvorrichtung sowie Fahrradfelge

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079816.20190206

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 506.136K)
T 2692/16 () of 15.5.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/22
F23L 5/02
F23D 5/00
F23Q 7/06
F24H 3/04
F23M 5/00

Application no.

07023085.9

Keywords

Offenkundige Vorbenutzung - ausreichender Nachweis (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

Fahrzeugheizgerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T269216.20190515

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 302.146K)
T 1718/17 (User habit list/HUAWEI) of 29.4.2019

Online on

29.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

29.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/46
G06F 9/44

Application no.

14814666.5

Keywords

Inventive step (no)

Application title

METHOD AND DEVICE FOR PROCESSING APPLICATION OF MOBILE TERMINAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T171817.20190429

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.499K)
T 0133/19 () of 14.5.2019

Online on

28.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26

Application no.

08837725.4

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR INCORPORATING VIDEO USABILITY INFORMATION (VUI) WITHIN A MULTI-VIEW VIDEO (MVC) CODING SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T013319.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.648K)
D 0007/05 () of 17.7.2006

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

17.7.2006

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:D000705.20060717

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 67.599K)
D 0007/05 () of 17.7.2006

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

17.7.2006

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:D000705.20060717

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.225K)
D 0007/05 () of 17.7.2006

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

17.7.2006

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:D000705.20060717

Distribution

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 282.225K)
T 2321/13 (Hyperproliferative diseases/MAX-PLANCK-GESELLSCHAFT) of 13.9.2018

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/17
A61K 38/45
A61K 39/395
G01N 33/68
A61P 35/00
A61P 29/00

Application no.

02712879.2

Keywords

Main request - clarity (no)
Auxiliary requests 1 to 7 - admitted (no)

Application title

Anti HER3 antibody for diagnosis, prevention and treatment of hyperproliferative diseases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T232113.20180913

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 443.607K)
T 2383/13 () of 14.3.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 37/58
B21B 37/68

Application no.

06806568.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

VERFAHREN UND WALZSTRASSE ZUM VERBESSERN DES AUSFÄDELNS EINES METALLWALZBANDES, DESSEN WALZBAND-ENDE MIT WALZGESCHWINDIGKEIT AUSLÄUFT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T238313.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 332.304K)
T 1032/14 () of 21.5.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/08

Application no.

08857984.2

Keywords

Clarity and conciseness (no) - method features in device claim
Inventive step (no)
Inventive step - readily predictable drawback

Application title

Solid State Lighting Devices and Methods of Manufacturing the Same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T103214.20190521

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 389.134K)
T 1347/14 () of 19.3.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 307/28

Application no.

05760356.5

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

INTERMEDIATES FOR THE PREPARATION OF HALICHONDRIN B

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134714.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 513.929K)
T 1392/14 () of 11.4.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 5/36

Application no.

06845857.9

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

SIGN AND METHOD FOR LIGHTING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T139214.20190411

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 510.775K)
T 0124/15 () of 5.3.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

5.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01D 5/02
F01D 5/06

Application no.

04254496.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Contoured turbine disk bore

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T012415.20190305

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.690K)
T 0287/15 () of 28.2.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

28.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/48
A61K 47/48
A61K 9/19
C12N 9/74

Application no.

05380229.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Stable thrombin composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T028715.20190228

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.036K)
T 0977/15 () of 9.5.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A41D 13/00

Application no.

08755445.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary requests 1, 3 (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - auxiliary request 3 (yes)
Late-filed document - justification for late filing (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

ARTICLES OF APPAREL PROVIDING ENHANCED BODY POSITION FEEDBACK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T097715.20190509

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 452.095K)
T 1180/15 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

09774279.5

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - requests clearly allowable (no)

Application title

DISPOSABLE ABSORBENT ARTICLE WITH VARIED DISTRIBUTION OF ABSORBENT PARTICULATE POLYMER MATERIAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T118015.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 711.654K)
T 1317/16 () of 15.4.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02M 37/22
B01D 17/02

Application no.

03776851.2

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die Einspruchsabteilung (ja)

Application title

KRAFTSTOFFFILTER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T131716.20190415

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 357.058K)
T 2172/16 () of 12.3.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 3/30
C09K 5/04
C08J 9/14
C07C 17/25

Application no.

09743642.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - all requests
Evidence filed before the opposition division and filed again with the grounds of appeal
Evidence - admitted in the absence of a decision of the opposition division on its admissibility

Application title

COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING 2,3,3,3- TETRAFLUOROPROPENE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T217216.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.279K)
T 1403/17 (Dynamic generation of anti-virus databases/KASPERSKY) of 30.4.2019

Online on

27.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/56
H04L 29/06

Application no.

14180994.7

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Inventive step (no)

Application title

System and method for dynamic generation of anti-virus databases

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T140317.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.165K)
T 0624/14 () of 26.3.2019

Online on

24.05.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

26.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 5/124
B32B 7/02
B41M 3/00
E01F 9/00
B44F 1/02
B44F 1/04
B42D 15/00

Application no.

09014247.2

Keywords

Amendments - intermediate generalisation (no)
Novelty - main request (yes)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)
Apportionment of costs - (no)

Application title

Retroreflective sheet having printed layer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T062414.20190326

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 572.425K)
T 1061/16 (Solid pharmaceutical dosage form comprising a ritonavir and lopinavir … of 12.3.2019

Online on

24.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/14
A61K 9/20
A61K 31/425

Application no.

10181250.1

Keywords

Amendments (Yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (Yes)
Inventive step (Yes)

Application title

Solid pharmaceutical dosage form comprising a ritonavir and lopinavir solid dispersion

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T106116.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 453.517K)
T 1881/17 (Multiple dosage/ECOLAB) of 10.4.2019

Online on

24.05.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01F 13/10
G01G 17/06
G01F 11/00
G05D 7/06
B01F 15/04

Application no.

04740196.3

Keywords

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

Application title

METHOD FOR MULTIPLE DOSAGE OF LIQUID PRODUCTS, DOSING APPARTUS AND DOSING SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188117.20190410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.396K)
T 0392/18 (Lithium silicate materials/IVOCLAR) of 13.3.2019

Online on

24.05.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

13.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 10/00
A61K 6/00
A61K 6/02
A61K 6/027

Application no.

10013142.4

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

LITHIUM SILICATE MATERIALS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T039218.20190313

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 341.479K)
T 0056/13 (Information Reproduction I/O Method / Yoshida) of 5.4.2019

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 17/00
G06K 19/00
G06K 19/06
G06F 3/03
G06F 3/033
A63H 3/33
A63H 5/00

Application no.

03798532.2

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

INFORMATION REPRODUCTION/I/O METHOD USING DOT PATTERN AND INFORMATION REPRODUCTION DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T005613.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 443.200K)
T 0576/14 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 5/00
H04N 5/21

Application no.

06755938.5

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - main and first auxiliary requests (yes)
Inventive step - second and third auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Antialiasing system and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T057614.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.147K)
T 0125/16 () of 20.11.2018

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 23/04

Application no.

03726296.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - all requests

Application title

DETERMINATION OF WHEEL SENSOR POSITION USING ACCELERATION SIGNALS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T012516.20181120

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.046K)
T 0778/16 () of 7.3.2019

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/06
C08L 23/16
C08L 23/04
C08F 10/02
C08F 297/08

Application no.

02801340.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Main request - Inventive step (no)
Second auxiliary request - Admitted (no)
Fourth auxiliary request - Inventive step (no)
Third auxiliary request - Admitted (no)

Application title

PHYSICAL BLENDS OF POLYETHYLENES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T077816.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 463.201K)
T 2554/16 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 21/439
G06F 3/0488
H04N 21/472
H04N 21/81
H04N 21/8549

Application no.

13821147.9

Keywords

inventive step - no, obvious alternative
inventive step - could-would approach, non-inventive selection

Application title

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MULTI-CONTEXT MEDIA CONTROL AND PLAYBACK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T255416.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 441.309K)
T 0013/18 () of 12.4.2019

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64D 43/02
G01C 23/00
G09G 5/00
G06F 3/147

Application no.

13164019.5

Keywords

Claims - clarity (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Methods and systems for representing missed approach information in perspective view on a cockpit display

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T001318.20190412

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 260.167K)
T 1591/13 () of 7.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 17/00
H04N 17/04

Application no.

05793444.0

Keywords

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

Application title

VIDEO QUALITY OBJECTIVE EVALUATION DEVICE, EVALUATION METHOD, AND PROGRAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T159113.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 410.039K)
T 2292/13 () of 14.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/335
H04N 5/217
H04N 5/243

Application no.

10008061.3

Keywords

Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - main and fourth auxiliary request (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - second and third auxiliary requests (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Column readout circuit with increased signal range for CMOS image sensor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T229213.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 443.854K)
T 1688/15 () of 10.4.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 31/30
A47J 31/06
B65D 65/46
B65D 85/804

Application no.

08841651.6

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Late-filed evidence - admitted (yes)
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (no)

Application title

FUNNEL ELEMENT FOR MOCHA PROVIDED WITH PERFORATION MEANS AND CARTRIDGE THEREFOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168815.20190410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 408.087K)
T 1845/15 () of 14.5.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01J 5/04
A01J 5/08

Application no.

07820124.1

Keywords

-

Application title

ZITZENGUMMI SOWIE MELKBECHER MIT EINER BELÜFTUNGSDÜSE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T184515.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 227.677K)
T 2245/15 () of 8.4.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 9/28
A47L 5/36

Application no.

06706342.0

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Could-would approach
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

SAUGGERÄT MIT EINER BATTERIEKAMMER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T224515.20190408

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 373.766K)
T 2252/15 () of 14.2.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 14/06
F16J 9/26

Application no.

10721479.3

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Gleitelement.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T225215.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 426.894K)
T 0187/16 () of 14.2.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 14/06
F16J 9/26

Application no.

10706985.8

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Gleitelement.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T018716.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 430.743K)
T 0933/16 (Zweistufige KFZ-Bedienung/AUDI) of 23.4.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/01

Application no.

07002586.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Haupt-, Hilfsanträge 1 bis 3 (nein)
Zulassung ins Verfahren - Hilfsantrag 4 (nein): verspätet und "neuer Fall"

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Betreiben von zumindest zwei Funktionskomponenten eines Systems, insbesondere eines Fahrzeugs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T093316.20190423

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 398.969K)
T 2491/16 (Bilayer tablet / BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM) of 7.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/20
A61K 31/4184
A61K 31/4422
A61P 9/00
A61P 9/04
A61P 9/08
A61P 9/10
A61P 9/12
A61P 3/10
A61P 25/28

Application no.

05810652.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request, auxiliary request 1 (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request 2 (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 2 (yes)
Late-filed documents
Late-filed document - admitted (partially)

Application title

BILAYER TABLET COMPRISING TELMISARTAN AND AMLODIPINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T249116.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 533.920K)
T 2714/16 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 29/00

Application no.

09752627.1

Keywords

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

Application title

HYBRID REINFORCEMENT STRUCTURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T271416.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 381.540K)
T 0213/17 () of 18.2.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

18.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60K 17/14
E02F 9/22
B60K 7/00

Application no.

10770621.0

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Novelty - public prior use
Novelty - burden of proof
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

VEHICLE HAVING DRIVING AND STEERING WHEELS ACTUATED BY HYDRAULIC MOTORS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021317.20190218

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.234K)
T 0887/17 () of 15.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 1/06
B62D 1/04

Application no.

12753060.8

Keywords

-

Application title

LENKRAD FÜR EIN KRAFTFAHRZEUG UND VERFAHREN ZUM FERTIGEN EINES LENKRADS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T088717.20190315

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 352.981K)
T 0698/18 (Resonating and matching circuit / MURATA MANUFACTURING) of 5.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

5.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 1/50
G06K 19/07
G06K 19/077
H01Q 1/38
H01Q 1/46
H01Q 9/16
H04B 5/02
H04B 5/00
H01Q 1/22

Application no.

11164408.4

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - completeness of disclosure
Absence of embodiments

Application title

Wireless IC device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T069818.20190305

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.379K)
T 1181/18 () of 29.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F21S 8/02
F21Y 101/02

Application no.

07864896.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - main request
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

SELF-BALLASTED SOLID STATE LIGHTING DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T118118.20190329

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 359.443K)
T 0090/14 () of 16.4.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08B 29/18
G08B 17/00

Application no.

08103731.9

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1 und 2 - zugelassen (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hilfsanträge 3 und 4 (nein)

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Überwachung eines Brandmelders und Konfigurierungsverfahren und Brandmelder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T009014.20190416

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 299.276K)
T 1038/14 () of 22.6.2018

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

22.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/565
A61P 5/24

Application no.

01270333.6

Keywords

Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Right to be heard - decision under appeal insufficiently reasoned
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - special reasons for not remitting the case
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Grounds for opposition - main request
Novelty - second (or further) medical use (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

USE OF AN OESTROGEN IN THE MANUFACTURE OF A COMPOSITION CONTAINING OESTROGEN FOR THE TREATMENT OF ATROPHIC VAGINITIS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T103814.20180622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 576.880K)
T 1875/14 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 33/50
H01L 33/58

Application no.

10181251.9

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Inventive step - (no)
Auxiliary request - request identical to request not admitted in first instance proceedings - admitted (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - change of subject-matter - admitted (no)

Application title

Composite white light source and method for fabricating

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T187514.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 439.522K)
T 0970/15 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 17/00
C09B 67/00
C09D 167/08

Application no.

02732642.0

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

PIGMENT PASTE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T097015.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.541K)
T 2071/15 (Dental care product / UNILEVER) of 14.3.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/27
A61K 8/66
A61Q 11/00

Application no.

03075488.1

Keywords

Exceptions to patentability - main request
Exceptions to patentability - (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary requests 1 to 4
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request 5
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request 5 (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Dental care product

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T207115.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.331K)
T 1079/16 () of 15.5.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66C 1/12
B66C 15/00
D07B 1/14

Application no.

07250992.0

Keywords

Main and auxiliary requests 1 to 7 - intermediate generalisation (yes)
Auxiliary request 8 - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

System and method of identification, inspection and training for material lifting products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T107916.20190515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.060K)
T 1261/14 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

20.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01V 8/20

Application no.

08105628.5

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - zwei Ausgangspunkte für die Beurteilung der erfinderischen Tätigkeit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Sicherheitslichtgitter und entsprechendes Verfahren zur Überwachung eines Schutzbereichs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T126114.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 387.966K)
T 2475/13 () of 22.3.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01H 9/04

Application no.

09174742.8

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Klarheit - Hilfsantrag I (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag II (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge IIIa und V
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - (nicht zugelassen)
Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hilfsantrag IV (ja)

Application title

Explosionsgeschützte Schalteinrichtung und Verfahren zum Betreiben einer Schalteinrichtung mit einem explosionsgeschützten Gehäuse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T247513.20190322

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 351.818K)
T 1881/14 () of 12.2.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 59/60
C07C 51/367
C07C 59/125

Application no.

05003714.2

Keywords

Hauptantrag - Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur lösungsmittelfreien Herstellung von Ethercarbonsäuren mit niedrigem Restsalzgehalt

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188114.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 351.982K)
T 1429/15 (Interactive sound reproducing device/BOSE) of 16.4.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

16.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 1/20
G06F 3/16

Application no.

06124855.5

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)

Application title

Interactive sound reproducing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T142915.20190416

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 278.105K)
T 1662/15 (Delivering notification events/SAMSUNG) of 14.5.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04H 7/00

Application no.

06023160.2

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Application title

Method and system for delivering notification events/messages and service guide source data for generation of service guide in a mobile broadcast system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T166215.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.540K)
T 0345/16 (Glossy coating/Hewlett-Packard) of 14.2.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 5/52
B41M 5/50

Application no.

07871516.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed request - justification for late filing (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

METHOD FOR CATIONIC CONVERSION OF NANO-MILLED CALCIUM CARBONATE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T034516.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.662K)
T 0351/17 (LAUNDRY CLEANSING AND CONDITIONING COMPOSITION/UNILEVER) of 1.3.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

1.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/37
C11D 3/22
C11D 1/02
C11D 1/22

Application no.

04704608.1

Keywords

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

Application title

LAUNDRY CLEANSING AND CONDITIONING COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T035117.20190301

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.720K)
T 0573/17 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 5/24
C08K 7/06
C08L 101/00

Application no.

11186751.1

Keywords

Added subject-matter (yes) ; all requests

Application title

Prepreg and carbon fiber-reinforced composite material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T057317.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.875K)
T 0507/18 (Water-in-oil bitumen dispersions/INGEVITY) of 7.5.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 95/00
C08J 3/02
C08J 11/04
E01C 5/12
E01C 7/18
C04B 26/26

Application no.

12150099.5

Keywords

Apportionment of costs - (no)

Application title

Water-in-oil bitumen dispersions and methods for producing paving compositions from the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T050718.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 259.350K)
D 0007/18 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:D000718.20190503

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 150.387K)
T 1764/14 () of 6.3.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 6/00

Application no.

06004252.0

Keywords

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

Application title

X-ray diagnostic apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T176414.20190306

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 518.386K)
T 0314/15 () of 28.3.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 3/20
F01N 3/023
F01N 3/025
F01N 3/035
F01N 3/24
B01D 53/94

Application no.

06782467.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - name and address of appellant
Admissibility of appeal - after remedy of deficiencies (yes)
Grounds for opposition - inventive step
Inventive step - closest prior art
Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request V (no)
Amendments - disclosure in Figures
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - change of subject-matter (not admitted)

Application title

EXHAUST PURIFIER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T031415.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 587.674K)
T 1799/15 () of 26.2.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24F 13/06

Application no.

06024934.9

Keywords

Beanspruchter Gegenstand geht über den Inhalt der ursprünglich eingereichten Anmeldung hinaus: Hauptantrag: ja; Hilfsantrag I: nein

Application title

Luftleitelement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T179915.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 328.762K)
T 2287/15 () of 8.4.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 9/26
F16J 9/12

Application no.

08706798.9

Keywords

Verspätetes Vorbringen - nicht zugelassen
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Kolbenring

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T228715.20190408

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 360.801K)
T 0177/18 (INGOT MOLD FOR CASTING SLABS / SMS group GmbH) of 6.5.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

6.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22D 11/04

Application no.

06793736.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal (no)
Admissibility of appeal - address missing
Admissibility of appeal - no response to the communication

Application title

INGOT MOLD FOR CASTING SLABS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T017718.20190506

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 252.938K)
T 2255/14 () of 8.3.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 33/16
B65D 30/20
B65D 37/00
B31B 19/90
B31B 19/94
B31B 19/36

Application no.

09075436.7

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - requests could have been filed in the first intance proceedings (yes)
Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant

Application title

Package having reclosable pour spout and method of forming same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T225514.20190308

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.952K)
T 1358/15 (Wireless communication system/SHARP) of 9.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 72/04
H04B 7/04
H04J 1/00
H04J 11/00
H04L 27/01

Application no.

10766785.9

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (no)

Application title

WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, COMMUNICATION APPARATUS, COMMUNICATION METHOD AND COMMUNICATION PROGRAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T135815.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 296.843K)
T 1642/15 () of 8.5.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F27B 3/08

Application no.

11163495.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Schmelzofen, insbesondere Lichtbogenofen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T164215.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 424.494K)
T 1649/15 () of 5.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21S 8/00
F21V 21/40
F21Y 101/02

Application no.

04004600.5

Keywords

Klarheit (nein)
unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Zulassung eines neuen Hilfsantrags (nein)

Application title

Operationsleuchte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T164915.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 295.020K)
T 2117/15 () of 25.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

25.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A21D 6/00
A21D 15/02
A21C 13/00

Application no.

07018442.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Back-Vorprodukten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T211715.20190425

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 388.438K)
T 2382/15 (Glyoxal Crosslinked Cationic Polygalactomannan / HERCULES) of 9.5.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/73
A61K 8/35
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

07839916.9

Keywords

Late-filed evidence - admitted (partly)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - implicit disclosure (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

DISPERSIBLE GLYOXAL TREATED CATIONIC POLYGALACTOMANNAN POLYMERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T238215.20190509

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 391.468K)
T 0257/16 () of 6.3.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23H 7/08

Application no.

08170563.4

Keywords

-

Application title

Drahtelektrode zum funkenerosiven Schneiden und Verfahren zur Herstellung einer solchen Drahtelektode

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T025716.20190306

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 347.431K)
T 1477/16 () of 11.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/64
C08F 222/02
D06M 13/203
D06M 15/263
D06M 13/192
C08K 5/053
C08K 5/20
C08K 5/17

Application no.

08171000.6

Keywords

Novelty - all requests (no)

Application title

Binder composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147716.20190411

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.946K)
T 0968/13 (ROTATE THEN OPERATE ON SELECTED BITS/IBM) of 6.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

6.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/315
G06F 9/305
G06F 9/318

Application no.

09701244.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

ROTATE THEN OPERATE ON SELECTED BITS FACILITY AND INSTRUCTIONS THEREFORE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T096813.20190506

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.819K)
T 0074/14 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/075

Application no.

04747712.0

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments of application
Amendments - discretion of examining division
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Method for making a silicon based thin film solar cell

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T007414.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 455.833K)
T 0437/14 () of 12.3.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 51/30
C09K 11/06
H05B 33/14

Application no.

08003327.7

Keywords

Allowability of undisclosed disclaimer (Yes)
Loss of priority right after introduction of disclaimer (No)
Divisional application not prior art under Article 54(3) EPC

Application title

Complexes of form L2IrX

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T043714.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 434.171K)
T 1218/14 () of 8.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

8.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12C 5/00
C12C 12/00
A23L 2/84
A23L 1/05

Application no.

05810988.5

Keywords

Novelty - accidental disclosure

Application title

PROLAMIN-REDUCED BEVERAGES AND METHODS FOR THE PREPARATION THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T121814.20190208

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 592.694K)
T 1512/14 () of 22.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 141/10
C10M 163/00
C10M 141/12

Application no.

03250958.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Lubricating a CVT transmission with a Power Transmission Fluid

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T151214.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 585.962K)
T 0956/15 (PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF ACETIC ACID / BP Chemicals) of 14.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 51/12

Application no.

09711918.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF ACETIC ACID

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T095615.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 337.521K)
T 1412/15 (CYTOSINE ANALOGUE / DNA METHYLTRANSFERASE 1 INHIBITION) of 26.4.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

26.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07H 19/073
C07D 405/12
A61K 31/7068
A61P 35/00
C07D 239/47
C07D 401/12

Application no.

11716084.6

Keywords

Late-filed main request - admitted (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)

Application title

A CYTOSINE ANALOGUE, A METHOD OF PREPARATION OF A CYTOSINE ANALOGUE, A DNA METHYLTRANSFERASE 1 INHIBITOR, A METHOD FOR DNA METHYLATION INHIBITION, THE USE OF THE ANALOGUE IN THE TREATMENT OF DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH DEVIATIONS FROM NORMAL DNA METHYLATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T141215.20190426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.119K)
T 1624/15 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/16

Application no.

09759847.8

Keywords

-

Application title

INTRAOCULAR LENS DELIVERY DEVICE HAVING A CARTRIDGE WITH AN INTERNAL COATING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T162415.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 228.817K)
T 2223/15 (User-configurable multi-function key entry timeout / Doro) of 7.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/023

Application no.

11162706.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - effect not made credible within the whole scope of claim

Application title

A portable electronic device having user-configurable multi-function key entry timeout

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T222315.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.183K)
T 2254/15 () of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 65/28

Application no.

09014409.8

Keywords

"Erlöschen des Patents in allen benannten Vertragsstaaten - Einstellung des Beschwerdeverfahrens"

Application title

Positioniervorrichtung für Bandförderanlagen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T225415.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 227.936K)
T 0387/16 () of 9.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16H 49/00

Application no.

08102558.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

Wellgetriebe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T038716.20190509

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 280.104K)
T 2213/16 () of 7.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60P 7/135
A01D 90/08
B62D 33/03

Application no.

08749297.1

Keywords

Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hilfsantrag (JA)
unzulässige Erweiterung (NEIN)
Klarheit (JA)
Neuheit (JA)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (JA)
Einwendungen Dritter (NICHT RELEVANT)
Verspätetes Vorbringen (NICHT ZUGELASSEN)

Application title

TRANSPORTWAGEN FÜR INSBESONDERE LANDWIRTSCHAFTLICHES STÜCKGUT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T221316.20190207

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 375.893K)
T 0906/17 () of 15.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 13/02

Application no.

08019715.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge

Application title

Spreizdübel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090617.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 353.186K)
T 1582/17 () of 28.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

28.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/32
A61F 2/36
A61F 2/00
A61B 19/00

Application no.

09715869.5

Keywords

Admissibility of the appeal
Insufficiency of disclosure
Remittal to the opposition division

Application title

SYSTEM OF MAPPING FEMORAL HEAD FOR ACETABULAR PROSTHESIS ALIGNMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T158217.20190228

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.858K)
T 1882/17 (Malware detection/QUALCOMM) of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/56
G06F 21/55

Application no.

13713630.5

Keywords

Claims clarity (no)
Inventive step (no)

Application title

COMPUTING DEVICE TO DETECT MALWARE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188217.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.971K)
T 2556/17 (Data consistency among network applications/INFOBOX) of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/24

Application no.

05738665.8

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

MAINTAINING DATA INTEGRITY IN A DISTRIBUTED ENVIRONMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T255617.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 267.147K)
T 0192/19 () of 2.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26
H04N 7/36
H04N 13/00

Application no.

10170452.6

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

Methods and apparatus for multi-view video coding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T019219.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.426K)
T 0199/19 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26
H04N 7/36
H04N 13/00

Application no.

12151704.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

Methods and apparatus for multi-view video coding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T019919.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.091K)
T 1095/15 () of 19.2.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/32
A61L 15/38
A61L 26/00
A61L 24/10

Application no.

07867783.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - all requests

Application title

GELATIN-TRANSGLUTAMINASE HEMOSTATIC DRESSINGS AND SEALANTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T109515.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.713K)
T 1126/15 () of 5.2.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 17/087
C07C 17/10
C07C 17/20
C07C 17/25
C07C 17/383
C07C 21/18
C01B 7/19
C07C 19/10
C01B 7/03
C01B 7/07

Application no.

09155292.7

Keywords

Inventive step (no)
Inventive step - main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 7
Patent to be maintained on the basis of auxiliary request 8

Application title

Integrated process to produce 2,3,3,3-tetrafluoropropene

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T112615.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 427.154K)
T 2145/15 () of 22.2.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 51/02
B23C 5/22
B23B 27/16

Application no.

08825882.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed
Amendments - main request, claim 7 (yes)

Application title

A TOOL FOR CHIP REMOVING MACHINING AS WELL AS A BASIC BODY THEREFOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T214515.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.899K)
T 0513/16 () of 3.4.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23C 5/10
B23C 1/00

Application no.

07700032.1

Keywords

Inventive step

Application title

ROTARY CUTTING TOOL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T051316.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.210K)
T 1364/17 (Process for making a water-soluble pouch/Procter & Gamble) of 12.2.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
B65D 65/46

Application no.

11174622.8

Keywords

Inventive step (patent as granted)
Inventive step - yes
Inventive step - credible improvement

Application title

Process for making a water-soluble pouch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T136417.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 307.239K)
T 2540/17 () of 11.4.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 25/075
H01L 33/00
F21V 19/00
G09F 9/33

Application no.

10184279.7

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

LED-Lichtquelle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T254017.20190411

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 380.369K)
T 0118/19 (Missing statement of grounds/EXA) of 8.5.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/50

Application no.

14828815.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Lattice Boltzmann collision operators enforcing isotropy and Galilean invariance

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T011819.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 228.646K)
T 1571/13 (Etanercept/PFIZER) of 2.5.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/62
C07K 14/715
C12P 21/02

Application no.

08005732.6

Keywords

No text agreed by patent proprietor - revocation of the patent

Application title

Production of TNFR-Fc

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T157113.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 237.306K)
T 1626/14 () of 5.3.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 71/00

Application no.

07798987.9

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

CARTON HAVING DISPENSING CONFIGURATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T162614.20190305

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.312K)
T 0117/15 () of 28.2.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B04B 1/12
B04B 1/10

Application no.

03795895.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Wiedereröffnung der geschlossenen Debatte (ja)
Spät vorgebrachte Argumente - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Zurückverweisung der Angelegenheit (nein)

Application title

ZENTRIFUGE, INSBESONDERE SEPARATOR, MIT FESTSTOFF-AUSTRITTSDÜSEN UND VERSCHLEISSSCHUTZ

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T011715.20190228

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 422.106K)
T 0893/15 () of 2.5.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 75/58
B65D 77/00

Application no.

04252257.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Resealable food container

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T089315.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 472.493K)
T 0903/15 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01F 29/10

Application no.

09165933.4

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)

Application title

Landwirtschaftliche Erntemaschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090315.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 386.513K)
T 1668/15 () of 5.2.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 37/62

Application no.

08708019.8

Keywords

Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - Antrag hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (ja)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - Änderungen nach Anberaumung der mündlichen Verhandlung
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Spät vorgebrachte Argumente - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Patentierbare Erfindung - technische und nichttechnische Merkmale
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

REGELANORDNUNG FÜR EIN WALZGERÜST UND HIERMIT KORRESPONDIERENDE GEGENSTÄNDE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T166815.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 368.434K)
T 1690/15 () of 5.4.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A47J 31/40
A47J 31/36

Application no.

10159189.9

Keywords

Preuves produites tardivement - recevable (non)
Revendications - clarté dans la procédure de recours après opposition
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Système d'extraction pour la production d'une boisson utilisant une capsule

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T169015.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 381.274K)
T 0861/17 (Device for delivery of bioactive agents/Advanced Bio Prosthetic … of 28.3.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/04
A61L 27/54
A61F 2/06

Application no.

10185203.6

Keywords

Main request: amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 1 to 4
Late-filed auxiliary requests - requests could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes)

Application title

Device for in vivo delivery of bioactive agents and method of manufacture thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T086117.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.039K)
T 0271/15 () of 21.2.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/00
E04F 15/02

Application no.

09009118.2

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag 1 und 2 (nein)
Änderungen - zulässig (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Anträge eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

Laminatbodenpaneel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T027115.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 443.106K)
T 1420/15 () of 29.3.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

29.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/18
B65D 21/02
B65D 85/72

Application no.

05800284.1

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (yes)
Claims - clarity after amendment (no)

Application title

MORE APPEALING PET FOOD PRODUCTS AND THEIR METHODS OF PREPARATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T142015.20190329

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.936K)
T 0458/16 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22B 3/00
A22C 21/00
B65G 47/64

Application no.

11181007.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Method and processing line for stunning and/or killing of poultry

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T045816.20190402

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.103K)
T 2146/16 () of 15.4.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03G 9/087
G03G 9/08
C08F 2/00
C08F 2/22

Application no.

12003980.5

Keywords

Main request: clarity (no)
Auxiliary requests 1-3: inventive step (no)

Application title

Processes for producing toner compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T214616.20190415

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.546K)
T 0796/18 () of 6.2.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B02C 18/22

Application no.

12156916.4

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)
Mündliche Verhandlung - in Abwesenheit des Beschwerdeführers abgehalten
Rechtliches Gehör - Fernbleiben von der mündlichen Verhandlung
Rechtliches Gehör - Gelegenheit zur Stellungnahme (ja)

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Zerkleinern von Teilen beliebiger Art

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079618.20190206

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 504.407K)
T 0809/13 (Strahlentherapie / Siemens Healthcare GmbH) of 14.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61N 5/10

Application no.

07114400.0

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Beweislast
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Nacharbeitbarkeit (nein)

Application title

Strahlentherapieanlage, Verfahren zur Anpassung eines Bestrahlungsfeldes für einen Bestrahlungsvorgang eines zu bestrahlenden Zielvolumens eines Patienten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080913.20190314

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 401.576K)
T 1146/13 (Image recognition based on sub-regions / Samsung Electronics) of 28.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 9/46
G06K 9/64
G06K 9/36

Application no.

05254130.7

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious combination of known features

Application title

Apparatus for and method of feature extraction for image recognition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T114613.20190328

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.587K)
T 2329/13 (Selective destruction / NOVOCURE) of 20.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 1/40

Application no.

03799042.1

Keywords

Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)

Application title

APPARATUS FOR TREATING A TUMOR BY AN ELECTRIC FIELD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T232913.20190320

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.512K)
T 1886/14 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 51/41
C07C 57/04
B01J 14/00
C08F 20/06
C08F 220/06

Application no.

06793087.5

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit im Einspruchsverfahren
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

NEUTRALISATIONSVERFAHREN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188614.20190430

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 391.618K)
T 1680/15 () of 27.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01B 79/00
A01B 69/00

Application no.

10159222.8

Keywords

Patentable invention - (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Availability to the public
Right to be heard - violation (no)
Late submitted material
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Method for avoiding point rows for quadrilateral fields using autoguidance

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168015.20190327

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 451.112K)
T 2305/15 () of 19.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 9/16

Application no.

06791216.2

Keywords

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

Application title

CYCLONE SEPARATING DEVICE OF A CLEANER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T230515.20190319

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.938K)
T 2323/15 (Lime thickening/Andritz) of 24.1.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21C 11/04
B01D 33/21
D21C 11/00

Application no.

05817677.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed request - submitted shortly before oral proceedings
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR THICKENING LIME MUD IN A DISC FILTER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T232315.20190124

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.465K)
T 0210/16 () of 7.2.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 9/04
H01B 3/00
H01B 3/18

Application no.

08843776.9

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (all requests: no)

Application title

REDUCTION OF DIELECTRIC LOSSES THROUGH USE ORGANOCLAY IN SEMICONDUCTOR OR INSULATOR COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021016.20190207

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.008K)
T 0312/16 () of 12.2.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/04
C08K 7/14
C08L 77/00

Application no.

10727628.9

Keywords

Amendments - Art. 123(2)
Amendments - Main request, main request A, first and second auxiliary requests (no)
Amendments - Art. 123(2)
Amendments - Third auxiliary request (yes)
Amendments - Art. 123(3)
Amendments - Third, fourth and fifth auxiliary requests (no)
Amendments - Art. 123(2) and (3)
Amendments - Sixth auxiliary request (yes)
Remittal to the opposition division for consideration of late-filed objection (no)
Late-filed objection - admitted (no)

Application title

SINGLE CONDUCTIVE PELLETS OF LONG GLASS FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC RESIN AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T031216.20190212

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 463.613K)
T 2249/16 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09K 11/00

Application no.

09711244.5

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Stützung durch die Beschreibung (ja)

Application title

ANORGANISCH-ORGANISCHER KOMPOSITLEUCHTSTOFF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T224916.20190430

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 350.040K)
T 2455/17 () of 26.2.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/01
A61F 2/24

Application no.

14161991.6

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no)
Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Grounds for opposition - clarity in opposition appeal proceedings
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Amendments - intermediate generalisation
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - support in the description (yes)

Application title

Repositionable heart valve

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T245517.20190226

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 529.882K)
T 2247/18 (Missing statement of grounds / ARKEMA FRANCE) of 30.4.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 17/25
C07C 21/18
C07C 17/20

Application no.

07119432.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Processes for selective dehydrohalogenation of halogenated alkanes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T224718.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 226.653K)
T 0116/14 (Auslegung der Zweckangabe in einem Vorrichtungsanspruch und … of 26.3.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

26.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 33/00

Application no.

01272551.1

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit
Neuheit - (ja)
Patentansprüche - Auslegung der Zweckangabe in einem Vorrichtungsanspruch

Application title

LICHTQUELLE MIT EINEM LICHTEMITTIERENDEN ELEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T011614.20190326

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 448.985K)
T 1522/14 () of 26.4.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

26.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/08

Application no.

08725195.5

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious alternative

Application title

Systems and methods for split processor control in a solid state lighting panel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T152214.20190426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.867K)
T 1479/16 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B61B 9/00

Application no.

08736407.1

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - main and first to third auxiliary requests
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - fourth auxiliary request
Amendments - broadening of claim (no)
Amendments - fourth auxiliary request
Claims - clarity (yes)
Claims - fourth auxiliary request
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - fourth auxiliary request

Application title

RAIL TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM WITH RELEASABLE HAULAGE CABLE AND RELATIVE DRIVE METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147916.20190321

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.400K)
T 0793/17 (Detergent water-soluble pouch / Procter & Gamble) of 12.2.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
B65D 65/46

Application no.

11174624.4

Keywords

Inventive step (main request)
Inventive step - no
Inventive step - improvement not credible (second auxiliary request)
Inventive step - yes
Inventive step - credible improvement
Late-filed first auxiliary request - no convincing justification for late filing

Application title

Process for making a water-soluble pouch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079317.20190212

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 361.577K)
T 2163/18 () of 26.4.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

26.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 67/027
C07K 16/00
C07K 16/46
C12N 15/85
C12N 15/90

Application no.

11705964.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

ANIMAL MODELS AND THERAPEUTIC MOLECULES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T216318.20190426

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.268K)
T 1242/06 (Tomaten II/STAAT ISRAEL) of 31.5.2012

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.5.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

00940724.8

Keywords

Ausschluss von im Wesentlichen biologischen Verfahren zur Züchtung von Pflanzen - mögliche Auswirkung auf die Gewährbarkeit eines Erzeugnisanspruchs für Pflanzen oder Pflanzenmaterial - Rechtsfrage von grundsätzlicher Bedeutung - Befassung der Großen Beschwerdekammer

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T124206.20120531

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 89.647K)
T 1242/06 (Tomatoes II/STATE OF ISRAEL) of 31.5.2012

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.5.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

00940724.8

Keywords

Exclusion of essentially biological processes for the production of plants - possible effect on allowability of product claim for plants or plant material - important point of law - referral of questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal

Application title

Method for breeding tomatoes having reduced water content and product of the method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T124206.20120531

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 246.288K)
T 1242/06 (Tomates II/ÉTAT D'ISRAËL) of 31.5.2012

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.5.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

00940724.8

Keywords

Exclusion des procédés essentiellement biologiques d'obtention de végétaux - effet éventuel sur l'admissibilité de revendications de produits portant sur des végétaux ou du matériel végétal - question de droit d'importance fondamentale - saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T124206.20120531

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 95.317K)
T 1127/14 (Combining database tables/SAP) of 22.3.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

22.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

04739370.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

Data processing method and system for combining of database tables

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T112714.20190322

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.504K)
T 0056/15 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 7/00
H01L 31/00
H01L 33/00

Application no.

07818229.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

SENSOR ZUR UNTERSUCHUNG EINES WERTDOKUMENTS UND VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG DES SENSORS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T005615.20190404

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 279.602K)
T 0633/15 () of 22.1.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/04

Application no.

03029867.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Verfahren zum Stranggiessen von Knüppel- und Vorblocksträngen und Formhohlraum einer Stranggiesskokille

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T063315.20190122

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 299.591K)
T 1537/15 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F28F 1/16
F24H 9/00

Application no.

07713443.5

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (no)

Application title

RADIATOR ELEMENT AND CAP

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T153715.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 324.565K)
T 1622/15 (Preserved compositions / JOHNSON & JOHNSON) of 29.4.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

29.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/18
A61K 47/36
A61K 9/08

Application no.

08251713.7

Keywords

Request not to admit documents and the main request filed in the first-instance proceedings and resubmitted on appeal (refused)
Main request - inventive step (no)

Application title

Methods for preparing preserved compositions containing hyaluronic acid or a pharmaceutically-acceptable salt thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T162215.20190429

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.390K)
T 1344/16 (HYDROPHILIC FILTRATION DURING MANUFACTURE OF VACCINE ADJUVANTS/ … of 21.3.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/107
A61K 39/12
A61K 39/39

Application no.

10807661.3

Keywords

Inventive step - All requests (no)

Application title

HYDROPHILIC FILTRATION DURING MANUFACTURE OF VACCINE ADJUVANTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134416.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 400.070K)
T 0386/14 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 13/66

Application no.

08770485.4

Keywords

Late-filed new main request - request clearly allowable (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary requests (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Sensor Adaptor Circuit Housing Assembly and Method of Manufacturing thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T038614.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.339K)
T 0545/14 () of 12.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

12.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05B 6/06

Application no.

08775353.9

Keywords

Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Kochfeld mit einer Vielzahl von Heizelementen und Verfahren zum Betreiben eines Kochfelds

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T054514.20190412

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 450.068K)
T 1255/14 (PIGMENT GRINDING) of 9.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09B 67/04

Application no.

05001355.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Wet grinding process using microbeads

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125514.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.005K)
T 1464/14 () of 9.11.2018

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

04765834.9

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des Hauptantrags und der spät eingereichten Entgegenhaltungen (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Wertdokument mit verschiedenen Merkmalstoffen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T146414.20181109

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 472.824K)
T 1727/14 () of 13.12.2018

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16L 11/08
F16L 11/127
B32B 1/08
B32B 25/08

Application no.

09152341.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Hilfsanträge (ja: Hilfsantrag 4 und 5; nein: Hilfsanträge 6 und 8)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein: alle zugelassenen Anträge)

Application title

Schlauch mit einer elektrisch leitfähigen Innenschicht

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T172714.20181213

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 724.559K)
T 0189/15 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16L 59/02

Application no.

02801092.4

Keywords

Droit d'être entendu - violation (non)
Preuves produites tardivement - recevable (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance - (non)
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Modifications - clarté (oui)
Nouveauté - requête principale (non) requête subsidiaire (oui)
Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire (oui)

Application title

Gaine de protection refermable par recouvrement et utilisation de cette gaine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T018915.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 598.345K)
T 0367/15 () of 4.2.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 33/00

Application no.

05736412.7

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - Ermessen der Einspruchsabteilung
Einspruchsgründe - Entscheidung bestätigt
Spät eingereichte Druckschriften - eindeutig für das Verfahren relevant (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Ermittlung von Farb- und/oder Dichtewerten und für das Verfahren ausgebildete Druckeinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T036715.20190204

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 453.880K)
T 1644/15 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 45/02

Application no.

08803522.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Kombination bekannter Merkmale

Application title

BETRIEBSVERFAHREN FÜR EINE KÜHLSTRECKE MIT ZENTRALISIERTER ERFASSUNG VON VENTILCHARAKTERISTIKEN UND HIERMIT KORRESPONDIERENDE GEGENSTÄNDE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T164415.20190117

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 318.885K)
T 0062/16 (Leuprolide/ TOLMAR) of 14.2.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
A61K 38/09
A61K 47/34

Application no.

09012462.9

Keywords

Admissibility of opposition - (yes)
Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Polymeric delivery formulations of leuprolide with improved efficacy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T006216.20190214

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 416.779K)
T 0766/16 () of 22.2.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/175

Application no.

00121388.3

Keywords

Revocation at the request of the patent proprietor - withdrawal of the approval to the text of the patent as granted; decision T 0073/84 followed

Application title

Ink cartridge for ink-jet printing apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T076616.20190222

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 229.198K)
T 0796/16 () of 19.2.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 11/04

Application no.

08806283.1

Keywords

Amendments - main request, auxiliary request
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request 2
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Reformatio in peius - (no)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

OPERATOR CAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079616.20190219

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 454.981K)
T 1125/17 (Parallelizing computation graphs/AB INITIO) of 2.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

04777236.3

Keywords

Claims clarity
Claims - main and auxiliary requests 1-3 (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure main and auxiliary requests 1-3 (no)
Amendments added subject-matter
Amendments - auxiliary requests 3 and 4 (yes)
Inventive step auxiliary request 5 (no)

Application title

COMPUTER-AIDED PARALLELIZING OF COMPUTATION GRAPHS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T112517.20190402

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 391.553K)
T 1131/17 () of 20.3.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 3/22
C08J 9/00
C08K 5/092

Application no.

09761408.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des neuen Hauptantags - (ja)
Neuheit - (nein)

Application title

GESCHÄUMTE POLYESTER UND VERFAHREN ZU DEREN HERSTELLUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T113117.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 352.384K)
T 1337/17 (Sort value indicator/AB INITIO) of 2.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

07015490.1

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

Computer-aided parallelizing of computation graphs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T133717.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 323.144K)

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