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.

September 2019

T 0170/14 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/072

Application no.

07250382.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Surgical Instrument with electronic safety-interlocks

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T017014.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 741.731K)
T 0594/14 () of 9.7.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

9.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 21/04

Application no.

11169827.0

Keywords

Amendments - main and first auxiliary request
Amendments - allowable (no)
Late-filed request - second auxiliary request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes)

Application title

Method and system for fall detection

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T059414.20190709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 264.450K)
T 0607/14 () of 26.6.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

26.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/00

Application no.

07700165.9

Keywords

Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

CONTAINER FOR MEDICAL DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T060714.20190626

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 656.490K)
T 1159/14 () of 6.8.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 41/298
H05B 41/292

Application no.

08164248.0

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

Electronic connection device for a lamp

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T115914.20190806

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 276.170K)
T 1184/14 (STRIP COIL ARRAY / PHILIPS) of 9.7.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

9.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/34
G01R 33/3415

Application no.

09730146.9

Keywords

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

Application title

DOUBLE LAYER MULTI ELEMENT RF STRIP COIL ARRAY FOR SAR REDUCED HIGH FIELD MR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T118414.20190709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.945K)
T 0063/15 () of 11.7.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

11.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09B 5/62
C09B 67/22

Application no.

05701347.6

Keywords

Hauptantrag - Klarheit (nein)
Hilfsantrag 1 - Neuheit (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (ja)

Application title

SCHWARZE PERYLENPIGMENTE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T006315.20190711

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 407.179K)
T 0792/16 (Serially transmitting graphics data / ATI) of 9.7.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

9.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/14

Application no.

00306738.6

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - intermediate generalisation
Inventive step - obvious modification
Examination procedure - amendments
Examination procedure - consent of examining division (no)
Examination procedure - correct exercise of discretion (yes)
Auxiliary request - identical to request not admitted in first instance proceedings
Reimbursement of appeal fee - substantial procedural violation (no)

Application title

Method and apparatus for serially transmitting graphics data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079216.20190709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.282K)
T 2426/16 (Sensing patterns for a touch screen/SAMSUNG) of 12.9.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

12.9.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/044

Application no.

10150110.4

Keywords

Added subject-matter - (yes)
Inventive step - (no): no synergistic technical effect
Right to be heard - withdrawal of request for oral proceedings

Application title

Touch screen panel and method for fabricating the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T242616.20190912

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.191K)
T 1734/17 (Managing multiple subscriptions in a UICC/GEMALTO) of 21.5.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 8/18
H04M 1/67

Application no.

11810811.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

SYSTEM FOR MANAGING MULTIPLE SUBSCRIPTIONS IN A UICC

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T173417.20190521

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 289.299K)
T 2469/17 (Polysaccharide derivatives/ DOW) of 4.7.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

4.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/36
A61K 9/20

Application no.

12714149.7

Keywords

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

Application title

NOVEL POLYSACCHARIDE DERIVATIVES AND DOSAGE FORMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T246917.20190704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.934K)
T 1506/19 () of 9.9.2019

Online on

17.09.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

9.9.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06Q 50/00

Application no.

15000582.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Steuerung einer Konferenz

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T150619.20190909

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 220.240K)
T 2049/12 (Data structure for defining transformations / MICROSOFT) of 9.5.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 99/00
G06F 17/00

Application no.

07750851.3

Keywords

Inventive step - computer program defining data transformations declaratively (no
Inventive step - not technical)

Application title

DECLARATIONS FOR TRANSFORMATIONS WITHIN SERVICE SEQUENCES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T204912.20190509

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.275K)
T 1486/14 () of 17.7.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 45/27

Application no.

09006138.3

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:T148614.20190717

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 506.260K)
T 1824/14 () of 2.7.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

2.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07C 5/00
G07C 5/08
G06Q 30/02

Application no.

12152304.7

Keywords

Inventive step - main request and auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Tire management system and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T182414.20190702

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 339.698K)
T 1965/14 () of 16.7.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

16.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/103
A61B 5/11

Application no.

10000149.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Posture assessment and feedback device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T196514.20190716

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 252.187K)
T 0315/15 () of 13.3.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 13/14

Application no.

09178912.3

Keywords

Added matter (yes: main request; no: auxiliary request 1)
Clarity (no: auxiliary request 1)
Admissibility of the request (no: auxiliary request 2)

Application title

Device, method and kit of parts for forming a press-fit connection with a tube

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T031515.20190313

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 1.534M)
T 2307/15 () of 11.9.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.9.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 5/10
B65B 15/04
B65B 61/02
B65B 61/26
B65D 75/32
A61J 1/03

Application no.

10716052.5

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND DEVICE FOR THE COMMISSIONING OF PIECE GOODS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T230715.20190911

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.209K)
T 0563/16 (Modellgestütztes AOD-Verfahren/Primetals) of 18.6.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C21C 5/00
C21C 5/46
F27D 19/00
F27D 21/00

Application no.

02450259.3

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (nein)
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung einer Metallschmelze an Hand eines dynamischen Prozessmodells, inklusiv Korrekturmodell

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T056316.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 361.878K)
T 1481/16 (Anti-CD6 monoclonal antibody/CENTRO DE INMUNOLOGIA MOLECULAR) of 16.4.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

16.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/00
C07K 16/28

Application no.

07855983.8

Keywords

Main request - EPC requirements met (yes)

Application title

Pharmaceutical composition, comprising an anti-CD6 monoclonal antibody used in the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T148116.20190416

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.276K)
T 1927/16 () of 3.7.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

3.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61M 1/36

Application no.

11185961.7

Keywords

Ausnahmen von der Patentierbarkeit - Verfahren zur chirurgischen Behandlung (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zum Starten einer Hämodialyse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T192716.20190703

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 352.604K)
T 1530/17 () of 11.9.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.9.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B08B 1/00
C03B 35/16
F27D 25/00
B65G 45/10
F27B 9/30

Application no.

11705032.8

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

ROLLER CLEANING DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T153017.20190911

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 271.531K)
T 2162/17 () of 6.9.2019

Online on

16.09.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.9.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60H 1/00
B62D 25/08

Application no.

10767968.0

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

SUCTION UNIT OF A VEHICLE'S AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T216217.20190906

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 274.448K)
T 2132/14 () of 6.9.2019

Online on

13.09.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.9.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 13/187
H01R 13/26

Application no.

07254357.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds does not address all main reasons for the decision

Application title

Electrical connector assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T213214.20190906

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 258.817K)
T 0427/15 () of 17.6.2019

Online on

13.09.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

17.6.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C23C 2/02
C23C 2/26
C25D 5/02
C25D 5/10
C25D 5/56
C25D 1/00
G03F 7/00
G03F 7/40

Application no.

09807920.5

Keywords

Procédure orale - droit d'être entendu pendant la procédure orale
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (requête principale
Modifications - oui)
Motifs d'opposition - nouveau motif d'opposition (oui)
Motifs d'opposition - extension de l'objet du brevet (requête subsidiaire
Motifs d'opposition - non)
Motifs d'opposition - exposé insuffisant (requête subsidiaire
Motifs d'opposition - non)

Application title

PROCÉDÉ DE FABRICATION DE PIÈCES MÉTALLIQUES MULTI-NIVEAUX PAR LA TECHNIQUE LIGA-UV

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T042715.20190617

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 450.470K)
T 1689/14 () of 1.8.2019

Online on

12.09.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

1.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03J 1/00

Application no.

08103611.3

Keywords

Inventive step - main request
Inventive step - patent in amended form (yes)

Application title

Method for estimating the type of broadcast for minimizing the time for channel installation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168914.20190801

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.218K)
T 1690/14 () of 1.8.2019

Online on

12.09.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

1.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03J 1/00

Application no.

08162759.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Method and circuit for saving power of remote control according to user position

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T169014.20190801

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 394.918K)
T 1691/14 () of 1.8.2019

Online on

12.09.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

1.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03J 1/00
H02J 9/00
H02M 3/33

Application no.

08166746.1

Keywords

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

Application title

Intelligent home automation system providing power saving in standby mode

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T169114.20190801

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.886K)
T 1287/15 (Evaporative emissions/WestRock) of 24.6.2019

Online on

12.09.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

24.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02M 25/08
B01D 53/04

Application no.

02748109.2

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

METHOD, SYSTEM AND CANISTER FOR REDUCING EMISSIONS FROM EVAPORATIVE EMISSIONS CONTROL SYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T128715.20190624

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 511.228K)
T 1262/16 (Cavitation/Valmet) of 11.6.2019

Online on

12.09.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

11.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21C 7/06
D21C 3/24

Application no.

09723152.6

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

FEEDING SYSTEM COMPRISING PUMPS IN PARALLEL FOR A CONTINUOUS DIGESTER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T126216.20190611

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 323.488K)
T 2684/16 (Polysilanherstellung/Nagarjuna) of 18.7.2019

Online on

12.09.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C01B 33/107

Application no.

10793199.0

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON HALOGENIERTEN POLYSILANEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T268416.20190718

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 323.354K)
T 1003/19 (Failure to communicate the text intended for grant - missing drawing … of 30.8.2019

Online on

12.09.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

30.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22B 11/00
C22B 3/12
C22B 3/22
C22B 3/24
C22B 3/42
B01D 11/00

Application no.

11846831.3

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appellant adversely affected despite decision to grant a patent
Fundamental procedural defect - patent granted without agreement on the text for grant

Application title

CO-CURRENT AND COUNTER CURRENT RESIN-IN-LEACH IN GOLD LEACHING PROCESSES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T100319.20190830

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.190K)
T 0688/14 (Recombinant Factor VIII production/OCTAPHARMA) of 24.7.2019

Online on

11.09.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

24.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12P 21/02
C07K 14/755

Application no.

06725404.5

Keywords

Main request - novelty (no)
Auxiliary request - added subject-matter (no), novelty (yes), inventive step (no);

Application title

METHOD FOR ISOLATION OF RECOMBINANTLY PRODUCED PROTEINS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T068814.20190724

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 562.562K)
T 1087/16 () of 18.7.2019

Online on

11.09.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

18.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 47/00

Application no.

05706754.8

Keywords

Änderungen
Neuheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

UNTERDRUCK-HALTEVORRICHTUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T108716.20190718

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 370.042K)
T 0462/17 (Water-soluble article/Reckitt) of 6.6.2019

Online on

11.09.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/39
C11D 3/48
B65B 9/04
C11D 17/04

Application no.

05750214.8

Keywords

Novelty - Main request, first and second auxiliary requests (no)
Novelty - Third auxiliary request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

PROCESS FOR PREPARING WATER-SOLUBLE ARTICLES AND SUCH ARTICLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T046217.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.584K)
T 0005/13 (Resolving transactions/APOLLO) of 6.12.2018

Online on

10.09.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

6.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 40/00
G06Q 30/00

Application no.

05812200.3

Keywords

Inventive step - rules based transaction settlement (no
Inventive step - non technical)
Inventive step - use of XML-based dictionaries to translate credit reports in different data formats (no
Inventive step - obvious)
Inventive step - revert to starting point in the closest prior art (no)

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RESOLVING TRANSACTIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T000513.20181206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.246K)
T 1359/14 () of 19.7.2019

Online on

10.09.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

19.7.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H03K 17/082

Application no.

05106595.1

Keywords

Brevet tel que délivré - activité inventive (oui)

Application title

Dispositif de commande d'un transistor de puissance

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T135914.20190719

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 426.593K)
T 0986/15 (Media-content transfer/THOMSON LICENSING) of 5.7.2019

Online on

10.09.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

5.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/10
H04N 5/00
H04N 5/76

Application no.

07798910.1

Keywords

Basis of decision - pending requests
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

Digital media device having media content transfer capability

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T098615.20190705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 443.585K)
T 1968/15 () of 18.6.2019

Online on

10.09.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 11/00
C09D 11/10
G06K 1/00
G06K 19/00

Application no.

09167868.0

Keywords

Inventive step

Application title

Ultra-violet curable gellant inks for tactile and regular print applications as security features for signature and document authentication

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T196815.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.283K)
T 2301/15 () of 14.6.2019

Online on

10.09.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 19/02
B65G 47/61

Application no.

09175094.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Belade-Station für in einer Hänge-Förder-Anlage transportierte Transport-Taschen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T230115.20190614

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 353.725K)
T 1722/17 () of 5.9.2019

Online on

10.09.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.9.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B05B 11/00
B29C 65/06
B29L 31/00
B29C 65/00

Application no.

12163556.9

Keywords

Nouveauté - après modification
Requête produite tardivement - requête aurait pu être produite en première instance (oui)

Application title

Flacon de distribution d'un produit fluide équipé d'une soupape de remplissage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T172217.20190905

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 416.575K)
T 0847/16 () of 13.6.2019

Online on

09.09.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F23R 3/00
F23R 3/60

Application no.

10197445.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Method for maintenance of a combustion chamber of a gas turbine plant

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T084716.20190613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.945K)
T 1596/16 (Aluminum oxide/Fujimi) of 14.6.2019

Online on

09.09.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

14.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24B 37/00
C09K 3/14
H01L 21/304
C01F 7/02

Application no.

09762550.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Application title

ALUMINUM OXIDE PARTICLE AND POLISHING COMPOSITION CONTAINING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T159616.20190614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 428.940K)
T 1796/16 () of 2.7.2019

Online on

09.09.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 9/16

Application no.

06007142.0

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

Schweissen hochfester Stähle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T179616.20190702

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 286.887K)
T 1255/13 (CTLA4 production/BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB) of 2.7.2019

Online on

06.09.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

2.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/54
A61K 38/00
A61K 38/45
A61K 39/395

Application no.

03808535.3

Keywords

"Main Request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)"

Application title

PRODUCT QUALITY ENHANCEMENT IN MAMMALIAN CELL CULTURE PROCESSES FOR PROTEIN PRODUCTION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125513.20190702

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 502.710K)
T 1300/15 () of 2.7.2019

Online on

06.09.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65G 17/38
B65G 17/06

Application no.

09706659.1

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

CONVEYOR BELT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T130015.20190702

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.815K)
T 0804/16 (Aminocarboxylates/Ecolab) of 20.5.2019

Online on

06.09.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/33
C11D 17/00
C11D 3/10

Application no.

08869466.6

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

SOLIDIFICATION MATRIX USING AN AMINOCARBOXYLATE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080416.20190520

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 324.328K)
T 0865/16 (Öffnung aufweisendes Sicherheitselement / GIESEKE+DEVRIENT) of 22.5.2019

Online on

06.09.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

22.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 21/40

Application no.

09772132.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag) : nein

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Sicherheitselements mit beidseitig aufgebrachter Beschichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T086516.20190522

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 358.146K)
T 0907/16 (Sequential enzyme delivery system / UNILEVER) of 4.6.2019

Online on

06.09.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/386
D06F 39/02

Application no.

08774456.1

Keywords

Inventive step (main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 8A'): no
Admissibility of auxiliary request 9 filed during oral proceedings: no

Application title

Sequential enzyme delivery system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090716.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 365.376K)
T 1315/16 (Stable non-aqueous composition/Procter & Gamble) of 15.5.2019

Online on

06.09.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/22
C11D 3/37
C11D 3/43
C11D 17/04

Application no.

10167227.7

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request 12 (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary request 12 - admitted (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - auxiliary request 12
Claims - clarity (yes) -auxiliary request 12
Inventive step - auxiliary request 12 (yes)

Application title

Stable non-aqueous liquid compositions comprising a cationic polymer in particulate form

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T131516.20190515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.074K)
T 1946/16 (Grinding beads/Zircoa) of 28.6.2019

Online on

06.09.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 35/488
C04B 35/624
C04B 35/632
C09K 3/14
C04B 35/626

Application no.

08782231.8

Keywords

Correction of error - (no)
Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)

Application title

GRINDING BEADS AND METHOD OF PRODUCING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T194616.20190628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.333K)
T 1665/16 () of 25.6.2019

Online on

05.09.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

25.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 21/14
C08K 5/02
C08L 11/00
C08L 9/00
C08L 9/02
C08L 23/08
C08L 27/06
C08L 83/00
C08K 3/22

Application no.

09007437.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Intervention of the assumed infringer - status of the submitted documents
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Fire retardant elastic foam material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T166516.20190625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.875K)
T 1894/16 () of 21.6.2019

Online on

05.09.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

21.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 69/00
C08L 51/00
C08K 3/22

Application no.

08787097.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - main request
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - Auxiliary Request 11
Amendments - occasioned by ground of opposition
Amendments - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

AROMATIC POLYCARBONATE COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T189416.20190621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.176K)
T 0590/15 () of 4.6.2019

Online on

04.09.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23L 3/00
A23L 3/10
A23L 3/14
A61L 2/04
A61L 2/07

Application no.

08804615.6

Keywords

Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 2 - Neuheit (nein)
Hilfsantrag 1 - Klarheit (nein)
Hilfsantrag 3 - Nicht zugelassen

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUM STERILISIEREN VON QUADERFÖRMIGEN KARTON/KUNSTSTOFF-VERBUNDPACKUNGEN IN EINEM AUTOKLAVEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T059015.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 448.077K)
T 1260/16 () of 14.6.2019

Online on

04.09.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 77/06
C08L 83/04

Application no.

11164116.3

Keywords

Unklar definierter Parameter - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Siliconemulsionen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T126016.20190614

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 385.855K)
T 2104/16 () of 5.7.2019

Online on

04.09.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/06
C08J 5/18
C08F 110/06

Application no.

09800007.8

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)- not proven beyond all reasonable doubt
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - objection raised in fact one of clarity
Late submitted material - documents admitted (no)- no grounds to overturn decision of opposition division
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

POLYPROPYLENE COMPOSITION WITH IMPROVED OPTICS FOR FILM AND MOULDING APPLICATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T210416.20190705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 374.516K)
T 0441/17 () of 1.8.2019

Online on

04.09.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

1.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 77/02
C08K 7/24
C08K 5/00
C08K 5/17
C08L 33/08
C08L 77/12

Application no.

11779165.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

CARBON NANOTUBES ENTHALTENDE POLYAMID 12-ZUSAMMENSETZUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T044117.20190801

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 363.309K)
T 0831/17 (Haar oder München als Ort der mündlichen Verhandlung) of 25.2.2019

Online on

04.09.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 29/06
H04L 29/08
H04W 28/06
H04W 80/00
H04W 80/02
H04W 80/04
H04W 88/18

Application no.

10182497.7

Keywords

Rechtliches Gehör am richtigen Ort
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - durch die Beschwerdekammer
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - Rechtsfrage von grundsätzlicher Bedeutung
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde
Mündliche Verhandlung - vor der Beschwerdekammer
Recht auf mündliche Verhandlung - auch bei ersichtlich unzulässiger Beschwerde?

Application title

Verfahren zum Betreiben eines Mobilfunknetzes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T083117.20190225

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 397.213K)
T 0831/17 (Haar or Munich as venue for oral proceedings) of 25.2.2019

Online on

04.09.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 29/06
H04L 29/08
H04W 28/06
H04W 80/00
H04W 80/02
H04W 80/04
H04W 88/18

Application no.

10182497.7

Keywords

Right to be heard at the correct venue
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal – by the board of appeal – point of law of fundamental importance
Admissibility of appeal
Oral proceedings – before the board
Right to oral proceedings - even if appeal obviously inadmissible?

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T083117.20190225

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 68.063K)
T 0831/17 (Haar ou Munich comme lieu de la procédure orale) of 25.2.2019

Online on

04.09.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 29/06
H04L 29/08
H04W 28/06
H04W 80/00
H04W 80/02
H04W 80/04
H04W 88/18

Application no.

10182497.7

Keywords

Droit d'être entendu au lieu approprié
Saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours - par la Chambre de recours – Question de droit d'importance fondamentale
Recevabilité du recours
Procédure orale - devant la Chambre
Droit à une procédure orale - également en cas de recours manifestement irrecevable ?

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T083117.20190225

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 29.599K)
T 0778/15 () of 1.7.2019

Online on

03.09.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

1.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/007

Application no.

06824285.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

A METHOD OF AND AN INSTALLATION FOR MILKING AN ANIMAL HAVING AT LEAST TWO TEATS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T077815.20190701

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.522K)
T 0204/16 () of 27.6.2019

Online on

03.09.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 11/12
A22C 15/00
B65G 47/26

Application no.

09012521.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Novelty - main and first auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step - second auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

System for storing products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T020416.20190627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 432.567K)
T 1911/16 () of 8.7.2019

Online on

03.09.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

8.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 15/50

Application no.

10002618.6

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Cutlery tray, dishwasher basket and dishwasher

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T191116.20190708

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 290.420K)
T 2250/15 () of 21.5.2019

Online on

02.09.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F03D 1/06
F03D 3/06
F03B 3/12

Application no.

09729071.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

A WIND TURBINE BLADE WITH AN AUXILIARY AIRFOIL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T225015.20190521

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.157K)
T 2358/15 () of 12.7.2019

Online on

02.09.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02M 25/07
F02B 29/04

Application no.

03767518.8

Keywords

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

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUR KÜHLUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T235815.20190712

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 350.350K)
T 0688/16 () of 22.7.2019

Online on

02.09.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

22.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 15/48
A47L 15/00
A47L 15/24

Application no.

07801699.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag identisch mit dem im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren nicht zugelassenen Hilfsantrag

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR BEURTEILUNG UND SICHERSTELLUNG DER THERMISCHEN HYGIENEWIRKUNG IN EINER MEHRTANKGESCHIRRSPÜLMASCHINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T068816.20190722

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 385.037K)
T 0447/17 () of 9.5.2019

Online on

02.09.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24H 3/04

Application no.

03290191.0

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (nein)
Änderungen - Zwischenverallgemeinerung
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hilfsantrag (ja)

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Austausch von Wärme

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T044717.20190509

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 440.121K)
T 2298/17 () of 4.7.2019

Online on

02.09.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 37/07
A47J 37/06

Application no.

12006927.3

Keywords

Inventive step - could-would approach
Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Apparatus for cooking food products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T229817.20190704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.296K)

August 2019

T 1800/14 (Data compression/HARMAN BECKER) of 12.6.2019

Online on

30.08.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

12.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 7/46

Application no.

08010349.2

Keywords

Inventive step (no)

Application title

Data compression and decompression method and data processing apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T180014.20190612

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.730K)
T 0382/16 () of 29.5.2019

Online on

30.08.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

29.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/48
C08F 2/50
C08F 20/00

Application no.

08717011.4

Keywords

Unsigned submissions retaining their original date of receipt
Late submitted material - correct exercise of discretion (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

PRODUCTION OF SUPERABSORBENT POLYMERS ON A CONTINUOUS BELT REACTOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T038216.20190529

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 486.092K)
T 2380/16 () of 27.8.2019

Online on

30.08.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21F 1/00
D21F 7/08
D21F 3/02

Application no.

07252467.1

Keywords

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

Application title

Press fabric for pulp machine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T238016.20190827

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.889K)
T 2609/18 () of 27.8.2019

Online on

30.08.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

27.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01G 9/20
H01L 27/30

Application no.

11820815.6

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - filed within time limit (no)
Admissibility of appeal - appeal deemed not to have been filed
Re-establishment of rights - filed within two months of the removal of the cause of non-compliance (no)
Re-establishment of rights - request duly substantiated (no)

Application title

ELECTRIC AND MECHANICAL INTERCONNECTION SYSTEM OF PHOTOELECTROCHEMICAL CELLS MODULES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T260918.20190827

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 339.271K)
T 1053/19 (Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung) of 27.8.2019

Online on

30.08.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

27.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/418

Application no.

12709041.3

Keywords

-

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR ENERGIEEFFIZIENTEN STEUERUNG EINER ANLAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T105319.20190827

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 224.432K)
T 0783/15 () of 18.6.2019

Online on

29.08.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09J 153/02

Application no.

09745037.3

Keywords

Prüfung des Einspruchs - Ermessen der Einspruchsabteilung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

STRAHLENCHEMISCH VERNETZBARE, GESCHÄUMTE SELBSTKLEBEMASSE BASIEREND AUF VINYLAROMATENBLOCKCOPOLYMEREN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T078315.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 328.071K)
T 0827/15 () of 22.7.2019

Online on

29.08.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

22.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/18
B32B 27/20
B32B 27/36
A01G 9/14
A01G 9/22
E06B 9/24
E06B 9/26

Application no.

11000839.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Mehrschichtige Polyesterfolie hoher optischer Dichte mit einer Gesamtdicke von maximal 60 µm mit zwei weißen Außenschichten und einer rußhaltigen Basisschicht

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T082715.20190722

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 336.726K)
T 0832/15 () of 22.7.2019

Online on

29.08.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

22.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/18
B32B 27/20
B32B 27/36
A01G 9/14
A01G 9/22
E06B 9/24
E06B 9/26

Application no.

11000838.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Mehrschichtige Polyesterfolie hoher optischer Dichte mit einer Gesamtdicke von maximal 60 µm mit zwei weißen Schichten und einer rußhaltigen Außenschicht

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T083215.20190722

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 334.175K)
T 1213/16 () of 12.6.2019

Online on

29.08.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

12.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 8/00
A61B 17/86
A61F 2/46

Application no.

04775473.4

Keywords

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

Application title

IMPLANT ARRANGEMENT WITH AN INTERNAL SOCKET FOR A TURNING TOOL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T121316.20190612

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 407.063K)
T 1487/16 (HÖCHSTDISPERGIERBARE SILICAS/EVONIK DEGUSSA) of 12.6.2019

Online on

29.08.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

12.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B82Y 30/00
C01B 33/193
C08K 3/36

Application no.

04700701.8

Keywords

Priorität - dieselbe Erfindung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - unerwartete Verbesserung

Application title

HÖCHSTDISPERGIERBARE SILICAS FÜR GUMMIANWENDUNGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T148716.20190612

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 372.236K)
T 1708/16 (Einschubgeräte/ABB) of 24.7.2019

Online on

29.08.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 12/413
H04L 12/40
G05B 19/418

Application no.

04723191.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - (ja): hinreichend begründet
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein): keine glaubhaft gemachte technische Wirkung
Zulassung des in der mündlichen Verhandlung eingereichten Hilfsantrags - (nein): nicht eindeutig gewährbar

Application title

Schaltanlagensystem und Verfahren zur Installation von Einschubgeräten in Schaltanlagen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T170816.20190724

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 395.840K)
T 0470/18 (Gut giessbare, duktile AlSi-Legierung/Trimet) of 25.7.2019

Online on

29.08.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

25.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C22C 21/02
C22C 21/04

Application no.

11009896.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Verbesserung nicht für gesamte beanspruchte Breite glaubhaft
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Neuformulierung der technischen Aufgabe
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Änderungen nach Anberaumung der mündlichen Verhandlung
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Wechsel des Gegenstandes
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Gut giessbare, duktile AlSi-Legierung und Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Gussteils unter Verwendung der AlSi-Gusslegierung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T047018.20190725

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 471.743K)
T 0858/18 () of 20.5.2019

Online on

29.08.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

20.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 37/02

Application no.

10702347.5

Keywords

Opposition inadmissible - Statement according to Rule 76(2)(c) EPC filed after lapse of opposition period.
According a date of receipt to documents according to Rule 50(3) EPC if facsimile transmission extends beyond midnight.

Application title

Lighting Control System Responsive to Ambient Lighting Conditions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T085818.20190520

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 487.788K)
T 1503/12 (Compatible content gifts/QUALCOMM) of 14.3.2019

Online on

28.08.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 30/00

Application no.

05725845.1

Keywords

Inventive step - providing a compatible content gift (no
Inventive step - usability of gifts not technical, obvious implementation)

Application title

METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR GIFTING OVER A DATA NETWORK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T150312.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.800K)
T 0663/18 () of 9.8.2019

Online on

28.08.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

9.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 9/00
G01N 33/28
G01F 1/84

Application no.

06738345.5

Keywords

Late-filed requests
Late-filed request - requests clearly allowable (no)

Application title

METER ELECTRONICS AND METHODS FOR DETERMINING A LIQUID FLOW FRACTION IN A GAS FLOW MATERIAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T066318.20190809

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.508K)
T 0748/13 (Queue image/Q.NOMY) of 20.8.2019

Online on

27.08.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

20.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00

Application no.

10158168.4

Keywords

Oral proceedings - withdrawal of request for oral proceedings
Reimbursement of appeal fee - appealed decision reasoned (yes)
Claims - clarity (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - allowing the user to select an image representing him in a queue (no
Inventive step - not technical)

Application title

System and method for queue management

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T074813.20190820

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.821K)
T 0998/13 () of 4.7.2019

Online on

27.08.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.7.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04N 7/173
H04N 7/167

Application no.

03799714.5

Keywords

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

Application title

SYNCHRONISATION DE FLUX AUDIOVISUELS SECURISÉS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T099813.20190704

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 251.244K)
T 1461/14 () of 14.5.2019

Online on

27.08.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/072

Application no.

10009127.1

Keywords

Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content
of earlier application - main request (yes),
auxiliary request 1 (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application
as filed - auxiliary request 1 (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request 1 (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 1 (yes)

Application title

Tool assembly for a surgical stapling device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T146114.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 589.811K)
T 0370/15 (Wiedergabe von Audio- und/oder Videodaten/WENDT) of 28.6.2019

Online on

27.08.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

28.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G11B 27/10
G11B 27/32
G06Q 30/00
G06F 17/30

Application no.

11153013.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Mischung technischer und nichttechnischer Merkmale

Application title

Wiedergabe von Audio- und/oder Videodaten in einer wenigstens eine Kasse enthaltenen Umgebung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T037015.20190628

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 271.667K)
T 2077/15 () of 21.8.2019

Online on

27.08.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

21.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01C 21/36
G08G 1/0969

Application no.

04010565.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Method for indicating a route to a destination and navigation system therefor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T207715.20190821

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.273K)
T 0663/16 () of 15.5.2019

Online on

27.08.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

15.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/072

Application no.

10165409.3

Keywords

Inspection of files - Exclusion of documents from file inspection (yes)
Late-filed objection - admitted (yes)
Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond
content of original or earlier application (no) - insufficiency of disclosure (no) - novelty (yes) - inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Tool assembly for a surgical stapling device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T066316.20190515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 806.906K)
T 1134/16 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

27.08.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F27B 7/20
F27B 17/00
C04B 7/43
C04B 7/36
B01D 53/62

Application no.

09802551.3

Keywords

État de la technique - présentation PowerPoint - accessibilité au public
Moyens invoqués tardivement - documents admis (oui)
Moyens invoqués tardivement - documents admits (non)
Nouveauté - requête principale (non)
Nouveauté - requête subsidiaire (oui)
Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire (oui)

Application title

PROCÉDÉ DE FABRICATION DE CLINKER DE CIMENT DANS UNE INSTALLATION, ET INSTALLATION DE FABRICATION DE CLINKER DE CIMENT EN TANT QUE TELLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T113416.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 679.793K)
T 0329/12 (Sialylation control/HOFFMANN-LA ROCHE) of 8.10.2018

Online on

26.08.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

8.10.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 5/00

Application no.

05017434.1

Keywords

Continuation of appeal proceedings after lapse of the patent (yes)
Auxiliary request 2 - added matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Process for controlling sialylation of proteins produced by mammalian cell culture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T032912.20181008

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 488.908K)
T 1246/14 () of 1.7.2019

Online on

26.08.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

1.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 23/00
B41F 23/04

Application no.

07108518.7

Keywords

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

Application title

Verfahren zur Ermittlung von Betriebsparametern einer Druckmaschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T124614.20190701

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 355.144K)
T 0808/16 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

26.08.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B62D 65/10
B62D 29/00
B62D 65/06
B62D 25/10
B29C 65/02
B29C 45/46

Application no.

09741383.5

Keywords

Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire 4 (oui)

Application title

PROCEDE D'ASSEMBLAGE D'UN CAPOT DE VEHICULE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080816.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 302.646K)
T 1037/16 () of 16.8.2019

Online on

26.08.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 65/20
B29K 27/06

Application no.

05020380.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Keilförmiges Heizelement und Verfahren zu seiner Herstellung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T103716.20190816

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 343.145K)
T 1162/19 (Synthetic virus/UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA) of 21.8.2019

Online on

26.08.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

21.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/11

Application no.

14763750.8

Keywords

Missing statement of grounds of appeal

Application title

SYNTHETIC ADENO-ASSOCIATED VIRUS INVERTED TERMINAL REPEATS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T116219.20190821

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.727K)
J 0003/18 (Resumption of proceedings after stay) of 27.5.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

27.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/75
C08G 18/76
C09D 167/08
C09D 175/14
C08G 18/36
C08L 75/14

Application no.

14722800.1

Keywords

-

Application title

COBALT AND MANGANESE BASED URETHANIZED POLYMERS FOR AIR DRYING POLYMER-BASED COATINGS, PAINTS AND INKS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:J000318.20190527

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.317K)
T 0939/14 () of 23.5.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

23.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01C 15/00

Application no.

06112619.9

Keywords

Neuheit (nein)
Neuheit - öffentliche Zugänglichmachung (ja)
Neuheit - Geheimhaltungsverpflichtung (nein)

Application title

Neigbarer Baulaser

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T093914.20190523

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 488.517K)
T 1264/14 () of 8.8.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

8.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C03C 17/36
F24C 15/10

Application no.

10742477.2

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

Hausgeräte-Abdeckplatte mit einer zumindest semitransparenten Trägerplatte, Hausgerät zum Zubereiten von Lebensmitteln und Verfahren zum Herstellen einer Hausgeräte-Abdeckplatte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T126414.20190808

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 337.333K)
T 1283/14 () of 29.7.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

29.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01H 9/02

Application no.

05778637.8

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)

Application title

Schalter mit Gehäusezusatzteilen zur Gehäuseanpassung an veränderte Polmittenabstände

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T128314.20190729

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 267.681K)
T 0743/15 () of 20.8.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

20.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 1/24

Application no.

08018237.1

Keywords

Beweismittel - offenkundige Vorbenutzung
Beweismittel - Maßstab bei der Beweiswürdigung
Nach Rücknahme des Einspruchs Fortsetzung des Beschwerdeverfahrens mit der Patentinhaberin als alleiniger Verfahrensbeteiligten
Vollumfängliche Stattgabe der Beschwerde im schriftlichen Verfahren unter Aufhebung des Termins und der Ladung zur mündlichen Verhandlung

Application title

Gegenüber Abnutzung optimierter Transportbehälter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T074315.20190820

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 293.364K)
T 0768/15 () of 9.7.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

9.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 3/12

Application no.

12155423.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Adaptive optics for compensating for optical aberrations in an imaging process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T076815.20190709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.397K)
T 0776/15 () of 28.6.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03B 33/033
C03B 33/07

Application no.

09171919.5

Keywords

Late filed argument - change of subject-matter - admitted (no)
Novelty - main request (no)
Amendments (auxiliary requests 1 and 6)
Amendments - allowable (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 2 to 5, 7 to 10, 12, 13
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

Method for cutting laminated glass sheets

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T077615.20190628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 410.179K)
T 0791/15 () of 19.6.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

19.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 85/804
A47J 31/36

Application no.

10166034.8

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary requests I, II, II', III, III', IV to VIII, VIII''
Amendments - allowable (no)
Amendments - auxiliary request VIII'''
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary request VIII' - admitted (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request VIII''' - admitted (yes)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request VIII''' (yes)
Clarity - auxiliary request VIII''' (yes)
Inventive step - auxilairy request VIII''' (yes)

Application title

Capsule with relief-shaped sealing member

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079115.20190619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 566.291K)
T 1298/15 () of 13.6.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B05B 15/02

Application no.

07801784.5

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Einspruchsgrund - zugelassen (nein) - korrekte Ermessenausübung (ja) - im Beschwerdevefahren zugelassen (nein)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Dokument zugelassen (nein)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - korrekte Ermessensausübung (ja)
Rechtliches Gehör - Verletzung (nein)
Rechtliches Gehör - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (nein)
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - (nein)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)
Rügepflicht - Einwand als verfrüht zurückgewiesen
Rügepflicht - Einwand nicht weiterverfolgt

Application title

REINIGUNGSVORRICHTUNG FÜR ZERSTÄUBER, INSBESONDERE FARBSPRITZPISTOLEN, SOWIE VERFAHREN ZUR REINIGUNG EINES ZERSTÄUBERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T129815.20190613

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 744.827K)
T 1629/15 () of 25.6.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

25.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 33/02
D06F 39/00

Application no.

08022170.8

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - diverging versions of claims
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

Washing machine using steam and method for controlling the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T162915.20190625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 413.001K)
T 0012/18 () of 20.8.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.8.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B66F 19/00

Application no.

11805104.4

Keywords

Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

OUTIL DE MANIEMENT D'UNE PLAQUE D'EGOUT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T001218.20190820

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 274.324K)
T 0158/18 () of 19.8.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.8.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60J 7/02

Application no.

12713657.0

Keywords

Renvoi à la première instance - (oui)

Application title

PAVILLON VITRE A PANNEAU MOBILE COULISSANT ET ENTREBAILLANT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T015818.20190819

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 240.666K)
T 1380/19 () of 20.8.2019

Online on

23.08.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

20.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24
G06F 9/445

Application no.

04820459.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

A METHOD AND DEVICE FOR RECOVERING INFORMATION IN INTERACTIVE DIGITAL TV SYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T138019.20190820

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.207K)
T 1898/13 (House information management/THERMODYNAMIC DESIGN LLC) of 16.7.2019

Online on

22.08.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

16.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/00

Application no.

08768245.6

Keywords

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

Application title

REAL PROPERTY INFORMATION MANAGEMENT, RETENTION AND TRANSFERAL SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR USING SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T189813.20190716

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 420.726K)
T 0895/14 () of 24.6.2019

Online on

22.08.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

24.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/44
H04N 5/66

Application no.

10159839.9

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

A method for displaying a high-definition image on standard display systems having limited buffer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T089514.20190624

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 326.547K)
T 1912/14 () of 19.8.2019

Online on

22.08.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

19.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01F 1/00
H01L 41/00

Application no.

05729749.1

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUR BESTIMMUNG UND/ODER ÜBERWACHUNG EINER PROZESSGRÖSSE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T191214.20190819

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 302.124K)
T 0011/15 () of 1.7.2019

Online on

22.08.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

1.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 27/416

Application no.

09154512.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Verfahren zur Bestimmung eines Zustandsindikators eines Wasser-Analysegerätes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T001115.20190701

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 517.257K)
T 1745/15 () of 8.7.2019

Online on

22.08.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B26D 5/00
B26D 7/00

Application no.

07004190.0

Keywords

Ground for opposition - insufficient disclosure (late filed)
Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no, after amendment)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Automated product profiling apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T174515.20190708

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 481.414K)
T 2001/15 () of 27.6.2019

Online on

22.08.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24B 5/42
B24B 27/00

Application no.

05740437.8

Keywords

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

Application title

IMPROVEMENTS IN AND RELATING TO THE GRINDING OF CYLINDRICAL SURFACES AND ADJOINING SIDE-WALLS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T200115.20190627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 395.915K)
T 0235/19 () of 14.8.2019

Online on

22.08.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

14.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 5/04
C07C 19/08
C07C 17/38
C07C 17/383
C07C 17/386
C07C 17/389

Application no.

11778095.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

AZEOTROPiC AND AZEOTROPE-LIKE COMPOSITION OF TRANS-1,3,3,3-TETRAFLUOROPROPENE AND WATER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T023519.20190814

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 223.457K)
T 0097/16 () of 5.8.2019

Online on

21.08.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B82Y 30/00
B29C 44/00
B29C 44/34
C08J 9/00
C08J 9/16

Application no.

05706696.1

Keywords

Verschlechterungsverbot
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel (zugelassen)
Patentansprüche - Product-by-Process-Anspruch
Neuheit (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von mikroporösen Kunststoffprodukten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T009716.20190805

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 324.044K)
T 0583/14 () of 4.7.2019

Online on

20.08.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/235
H04N 5/353

Application no.

10195908.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Multi-step exposed image acquisition method by electronic shutter and photographing apparatus using the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T058314.20190704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.476K)
T 1243/14 () of 12.8.2019

Online on

20.08.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

12.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02J 13/00
H02H 7/26
H02H 7/30
H02J 3/14

Application no.

04700338.9

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)
Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

Circuit Protection System

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T124314.20190812

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 294.716K)
T 0039/16 () of 5.8.2019

Online on

20.08.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 45/16
B29C 33/72
B29C 45/00
B29C 45/04

Application no.

07000667.1

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Herstellung eines Formteils aus mindestens zwei unterschiedlichen Kunststoffen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T003916.20190805

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 317.632K)
T 1846/15 () of 5.8.2019

Online on

19.08.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/175

Application no.

09156202.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Printing material container, and board mounted on printing material container

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T184615.20190805

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 248.677K)
T 2043/15 () of 28.5.2019

Online on

19.08.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

28.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 9/01
A61F 9/008
A61B 18/20
A61F 9/007

Application no.

09835875.7

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Novelty - Third and Fourth auxiliary request
Late-filed auxiliary request 5 - admitted (no)

Application title

PHOTODISRUPTIVE LASER TREATMENT OF THE CRYSTALLINE LENS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T204315.20190528

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.278K)
T 0398/16 () of 6.6.2019

Online on

19.08.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23B 51/02
B23C 5/10

Application no.

08786180.3

Keywords

Neuheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

BOHRWERKZEUG MIT BOHRKRONE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T039816.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 431.996K)
T 0583/16 (Enzymes-iminium/Procter and Gamble) of 13.5.2019

Online on

19.08.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/39
C11D 3/386

Application no.

07805063.0

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - could-would approach
Late-filed evidence - request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes)

Application title

A COMPOSITION COMPRISING A CELLULASE AND A BLEACH CATALYST

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T058316.20190513

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.106K)
T 1080/16 () of 13.5.2019

Online on

19.08.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

13.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 69/04

Application no.

07703012.0

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

BREMSBELAG FÜR EINE SCHEIBENBREMSE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T108016.20190513

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 435.556K)
T 2532/16 () of 17.7.2019

Online on

19.08.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

17.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02B 37/18

Application no.

11749177.9

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Neuheit - frühere Offenbarung
Neuheit - implizite Merkmale (nein)
Beschwerdeentscheidung - Zurückverweisung an die Prüfungsabteilung (ja)

Application title

TOLERANZBEREINIGTER AKTUATOR UND ZUGEHÖRIGES HERSTELLUNGSVERFAHREN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T253216.20190717

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 317.517K)
T 0152/18 () of 2.8.2019

Online on

19.08.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05F 5/12

Application no.

10722302.6

Keywords

Erlöschen des Patents in allen benannten Vertragsstaaten - Fortsetzung des Einspruchsverfahrens (nein)

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUR SCHLIEßFOLGEREGELUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T015218.20190802

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 224.720K)
T 0215/19 () of 9.8.2019

Online on

16.08.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60P 7/08

Application no.

14187311.7

Keywords

Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)

Application title

Ratschenspannvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021519.20190809

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 231.611K)
T 1611/14 () of 18.7.2019

Online on

14.08.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

18.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 253/10
C07C 255/07

Application no.

05707030.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

HERSTELLUNG VON 3-PENTENNITRIL AUS 1,3-BUTADIEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T161114.20190718

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 343.515K)
T 0749/15 () of 6.8.2019

Online on

14.08.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.8.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H03K 17/955
H03K 17/96

Application no.

10156246.0

Keywords

Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (oui)
Décision à l'issue de la procédure écrite

Application title

Procédé de déclenchement d'une action sur un ouvrant de véhicule automobile et dispositif correspondant

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T074915.20190806

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 288.452K)
T 2226/15 (PROCESS TO FORM FABRIC SOFTENING PARTICLE/ Unilever) of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.08.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/00
C11D 3/18
C11D 3/20
C11D 3/37
B01J 13/02

Application no.

06762503.8

Keywords

Discretion exercised in a reasonable way by the opposition division - no reason to overrule it
Inventive step - Main Request (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious solution

Application title

PROCESS TO FORM FABRIC SOFTENING PARTICLE, PARTICLE OBTAINED AND ITS USE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T222615.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.214K)
T 0703/19 () of 7.8.2019

Online on

14.08.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61C 8/00

Application no.

11700179.2

Keywords

Vertrauensschutz (ja) - Fehlende Angaben zum laufenden Konto

Application title

Abutment für ein Zahnimplantat und Kombination aus Abutment und Implantat

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T070319.20190807

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 317.163K)
T 2397/13 (PLC processing hierarchical data / ROCKWELL & CHAND) of 18.12.2018

Online on

13.08.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

18.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 15/18
G06N 7/06
G05B 15/00
G05B 19/408

Application no.

06804034.4

Keywords

Inventive step - transferring of processing to low-level device (no
Inventive step - obvious)

Application title

DATA PERSPECTIVES IN CONTROLLER SYSTEM AND PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T239713.20181218

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 291.652K)
T 2186/14 () of 9.5.2019

Online on

13.08.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 15/08

Application no.

06709559.6

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

NASAL ADMINISTRATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T218614.20190509

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 280.577K)
T 2384/15 (Pflegeshampoo / BEIERSDORF) of 23.5.2019

Online on

13.08.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

23.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/73
A61Q 5/02
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

03011976.2

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (nein)

Application title

Mildes Pflegeshampoo quaternisierte Guar- und Cellulosederivate enthaltend

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T238415.20190523

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 318.443K)
T 1702/17 () of 25.6.2019

Online on

13.08.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

25.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/32
B32B 27/08
B32B 27/20
B32B 27/16

Application no.

12004587.7

Keywords

Gemeinsamer Beitritt der vermeintlichen Patentverletzer während des Beschwerdeverfahrens - zulässig (ja) - Rückzahlung einer Einspruchsgebühr (ja)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Neuheit - mehrfache Auswahl
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die Einspruchsabteilung - besondere Gründe gegen Zurückverweisung

Application title

Etikettenfolie für Rundumetiketten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T170217.20190625

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 651.141K)
T 1252/14 () of 5.8.2019

Online on

12.08.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29B 9/06
B29C 47/10
B29C 35/04

Application no.

04009614.1

Keywords

Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Method for disintegrating hydrate polymer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125214.20190805

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.034K)
T 1629/14 () of 5.8.2019

Online on

12.08.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

5.8.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01T 13/44

Application no.

07021710.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Resonatoranordnung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T162914.20190805

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 341.241K)
T 1565/15 () of 2.7.2019

Online on

12.08.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

2.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 45/45
C07C 49/255
C07C 45/65

Application no.

04739287.3

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON ALKENONETHERN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T156515.20190702

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 318.519K)
T 2618/16 () of 11.7.2019

Online on

12.08.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

11.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B44C 1/10
B29C 47/00
B27D 5/00
B29C 63/00
B41F 17/00

Application no.

07764981.2

Keywords

Verspätetes Vorbringen - Zulassen von Dokumenten und Einwänden
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung der Schutzbereichs (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Herstellen und Montieren einer bedruckten Kantenleiste

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T261816.20190711

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 429.956K)
T 2379/13 () of 2.7.2019

Online on

09.08.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

2.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/77
H04N 7/12
H04N 7/015

Application no.

04757916.4

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no, as requested by the appellant)
Inventive step - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MULTI-RESOLUTION IMAGE PROCESSING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T237913.20190702

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.947K)
T 0042/16 (Optical brightening compositions/Clariant) of 3.5.2019

Online on

09.08.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 21/30
B41M 5/52
C09D 11/00

Application no.

08170098.1

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious modification (yes)

Application title

Optical brightening compositions for high quality inkjet printing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T004216.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.075K)
T 0189/16 () of 2.8.2019

Online on

09.08.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

2.8.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08G 69/26
C08G 69/28
C08G 69/36
C08L 77/06
B32B 27/34
C08J 5/18
C08K 3/32

Application no.

09740443.8

Keywords

Requêtes principale et subsidiaires 1, 2, 5 à 8 admises à la procédure (oui)
Requête subsidiaire 3 admise à la procédure (non)
Requête principale - nouveauté (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires 1 et 2 - clarté (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires 5 et 6 - activité inventive (non; alternative évidente)
Requête subsidiaire 7 - clarté (non)
Requête subsidiaire 8 - clarté (oui) - objet étendu au-delà de la demande telle que déposée (non) - suffisance de la description (oui) -activité inventive (oui; amélioration non évidente)

Application title

COPOLYAMIDE SEMI-AROMATIQUE ET SON PROCÉDÉ DE PRÉPARATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T018916.20190802

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 948.247K)
T 0368/16 (Calcium carbonate with improved adsorption properties / OMYA) of 6.5.2019

Online on

09.08.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

6.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09C 1/02
C09C 3/04
D21H 17/00

Application no.

09799058.4

Keywords

Admissibility of the new main request not admitted by the opposition division: (yes) - Power of discretion not reasonably or correctly applied
Added matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Remittal (yes)

Application title

Process for manufacturing calcium carbonate materials having a particle surface with improved adsorption properties

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T036816.20190506

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 325.360K)
T 1446/16 (Interactivity model for haptic feedback on mobile devices / Immersion … of 8.7.2019

Online on

09.08.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

8.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/01
G06F 3/0488

Application no.

12006576.8

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - obvious combination of known features
Inventive step - auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Interactivity model for shared feedback on mobile devices

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T144616.20190708

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.157K)
T 2018/17 () of 6.8.2019

Online on

09.08.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

6.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60
G07F 19/00

Application no.

03729695.1

Keywords

Oral proceedings - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR A PRIVATE AND SECURE PAYMENT SYSTEM USING A WIRELESS DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T201817.20190806

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 308.795K)
T 0646/18 () of 23.7.2019

Online on

09.08.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

23.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16H 15/38

Application no.

13701926.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

CONTINUOUSLY VARIABLE TOROIDAL TRANSMISSION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T064618.20190723

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.829K)
T 0239/14 (CHARGING FOR DIRECTED PROVISIONING OF USER APPLICATIONS ON LIMITED- … of 13.6.2019

Online on

08.08.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

02700546.1

Keywords

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

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CHARGING FOR DIRECTED PROVISIONING OF USER APPLICATIONS ON LIMITED-RESOURCE DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T023914.20190613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.777K)
T 1388/14 (METHOD OF COMMUNICATION/NOKIA) of 28.6.2019

Online on

08.08.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

28.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 15/00
H04L 12/14
H04Q 7/38

Application no.

03811044.1

Keywords

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

Application title

A METHOD OF COMMUNICATION AND COMMUNICATION SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T138814.20190628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.823K)
T 0196/15 (Multiple vaccines/NOVARTIS VACCINES) of 5.8.2019

Online on

08.08.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

5.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/09
A61K 39/095
A61K 39/13
A61K 39/29
A61K 39/295
A61K 39/116

Application no.

10176773.9

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Multiple vaccines including serogroup C meningococcus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T019615.20190805

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.370K)
T 2458/16 (OBJECT DISPLACEMENT METHOD FOR A WEB PAGE / RAKUTEN) of 23.7.2019

Online on

08.08.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048
G06F 3/14
G06F 17/30
G06Q 30/00

Application no.

10820486.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - effect not made credible within the whole scope of claim

Application title

OBJECT DISPLACEMENT METHOD FOR A WEB PAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T245816.20190723

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 289.997K)
T 0054/17 (Prozessorüberwachung/PLANKI et al) of 16.8.2018

Online on

08.08.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

16.8.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 11/00

Application no.

00974366.7

Keywords

Zuständigkeit der Technischen Beschwerdekammer für Unterbrechung des Verfahrens (ja)
Rückwirkende Unterbrechung des Verfahrens (nein)
Verstoss gegen Treu und Glauben (ja)
Spät eingereichter Antrag zugelassen
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (nein)
Kostenverteilung (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN BZW.VORRICHTUNG ZUR ÜBERWACHUNG UND STEUERUNG DES BETRIEBSVERHALTENS EINES COMPUTER- ODER PROZESSORSYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T005417.20180816

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 480.553K)
T 2309/18 (Reactor / LONZA) of 3.5.2019

Online on

08.08.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 19/00

Application no.

10718999.5

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - form and content

Application title

METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A REACTOR AND SET OF REACTORS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T230918.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 229.492K)
T 2108/13 (Osmolyte/BITOP) of 7.5.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/185
A61K 31/205
A61K 31/505
A61K 31/66
A61P 11/00

Application no.

08843988.0

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein), Hilfsantrag 1 (ja)
Zurückverweisung - Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 1 (ja)

Application title

OSMOLYTHALTIGE ZUBEREITUNG ZUR ANWENDUNG BEI TROCKENEN SCHLEIMHÄUTEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T210813.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 394.492K)
T 1393/14 (Caspase activator/CYTOVIA) of 13.5.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

13.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/353
C07D 311/58

Application no.

07810283.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

SUBSTITUTED 4-ARYL-CHROMENE AS ACTIVATOR OF CASPASES AND INDUCER OF APOPTOSIS AND AS ANTIVASCULAR AGENT AND THE USE THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T139314.20190513

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.771K)
T 0563/15 () of 14.5.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 35/74
A61K 31/202
A61P 29/00

Application no.

08730508.2

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed facts - admitted (yes)

Application title

PRODUCT CONTAINING INACTIVATED PROBIOTIC FOR INFANTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T056315.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 564.668K)
T 1704/15 (Prodrug / VERGELL) of 30.7.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/48
A61P 35/00
A61P 29/00

Application no.

08715795.4

Keywords

Inventive step - main and auxiliary request (no)

Application title

RECEPTOR AND ANTIGEN TARGETED PRODRUG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T170415.20190730

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.939K)
T 1808/15 (Reducing detectability of an encryption key/SWISSCOM) of 13.6.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 12/02
H04L 29/06

Application no.

11178913.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method and devices for reducing detectability of an encryption key

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T180815.20190613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 258.715K)
T 0710/16 (Compositions comprising a cationic homopolymer / L'OREAL) of 16.7.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

16.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/22
A61K 8/34
A61K 8/81
A61Q 5/08

Application no.

02749536.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Compositions comprising a cationic homopolymer and their use for stabilization of an oxidizing solution

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T071016.20190716

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.455K)
T 2058/16 () of 4.6.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/00
C08F 4/28

Application no.

09793928.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

PACKAGED FORMULATION COMPRISING A COMPOUND LIABLE TO EXOTHERMIC DECOMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T205816.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.133K)
T 2239/16 (METHOD OF ENHANCING HAIR GROWTH/ALLERGAN, INC.) of 1.7.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

1.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

03706082.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

METHOD OF ENHANCING HAIR GROWTH

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T223916.20190701

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 265.402K)
T 0003/17 (Object-Object-User-Relationship/BRAINLAB) of 19.7.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

19.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00
G06F 3/01

Application no.

10767960.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - undue burden (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING APPARATUS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T000317.20190719

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 280.961K)
T 0180/17 () of 3.6.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

3.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/00
C08F 2/00

Application no.

11715684.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (main request: yes)
Late-filed objections - admitted (no)

Application title

POLYMERIZATION PROCESS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T018017.20190603

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 434.750K)
T 2318/18 () of 2.8.2019

Online on

07.08.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

2.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/04
C09C 1/48

Application no.

08252313.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Rubber composite and tire using the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T231818.20190802

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 226.826K)
T 1228/15 (Determining an ambient parameter set/SIGNIFY HOLDING) of 17.7.2019

Online on

06.08.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

17.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

07805125.7

Keywords

Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

Application title

Determining an ambient parameter set

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T122815.20190717

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.267K)
T 1528/15 () of 14.5.2019

Online on

06.08.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/06
C22C 29/00
C23C 16/34
C23C 30/00

Application no.

10185684.7

Keywords

Divisional application - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - reproducibility (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious solution
Late-filed facts - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal

Application title

Fine grained cemented carbide with refined structure

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T152815.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.113K)
T 0641/16 (Neisserial vaccine/GLAXO) of 10.7.2019

Online on

06.08.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

10.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/095

Application no.

03784153.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Neisserial vaccine compositions comprising a combination of antigens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T064116.20190710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 245.359K)
T 1548/16 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

06.08.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22C 1/18

Application no.

08007906.4

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - unzumutbarer Aufwand (ja)
Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Formstoffmischung, Formling für Giessereizwecke und Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Formlings

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T154816.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 313.162K)
T 1837/16 (INHALATION KIT COMPRISUNG INHALABLE POWDER OF TIOTROPIUM/Boehringer … of 18.6.2019

Online on

06.08.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
A61K 31/46
A61M 15/00

Application no.

03745781.9

Keywords

Inventive step - All requests (No)
Unclear parameter - Distinguishing feature for inventive step (No)

Application title

INHALATION KIT COMPRISUNG INHALABLE POWDER OF TIOTROPIUM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T183716.20190618

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 634.857K)
T 1940/16 (Water soluble package/Unilever) of 30.4.2019

Online on

06.08.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
C11D 3/00

Application no.

02735348.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - closest prior art

Application title

WATER SOLUBLE PACKAGE AND LIQUID CONTENTS THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T194016.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.199K)
T 1924/17 (Data consistency management/ACCENTURE GLOBAL SERVICES) of 29.7.2019

Online on

06.08.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

29.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

13005454.7

Keywords

Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Inventive step - identification of technical features
Interpretation of Article 52(2)(a) and (3) EPC - mathematical methods as such
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Data consistency management

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T192417.20190729

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 638.340K)
T 0003/19 (Fucosylated compounds/JENNEWEIN BIOTECHNOLOGIES) of 1.8.2019

Online on

06.08.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

1.8.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 1/21
C12N 9/12
C12N 9/10

Application no.

09797036.2

Keywords

Missing statement of grounds of appeal

Application title

SYNTHESIS OF FUCOSYLATED COMPOUNDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T000319.20190801

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.581K)
T 2091/13 (Camelidae chymosin/CHR HANSEN, ETH) of 28.5.2019

Online on

05.08.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

28.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/50
C12N 15/59
A23C 19/032

Application no.

01982192.5

Keywords

Main request - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

METHOD OF PRODUCING NON-BOVINE CHYMOSIN AND USE HEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T209113.20190528

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 438.201K)
T 1427/14 (GLP-2 analogues/ZEALAND) of 15.11.2018

Online on

05.08.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

15.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/605
A61K 38/26

Application no.

06727006.6

Keywords

Main request: inventive step (yes)

Application title

Glucagon-like-peptide-2 (GLP-2) analogues

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T142714.20181115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 410.193K)
T 2181/14 (Flexible intelligent electronic device/ABB) of 15.5.2019

Online on

05.08.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/042

Application no.

08159005.1

Keywords

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

Application title

Flexible intelligent electronic device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T218114.20190515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.971K)
T 0148/15 (Canine vaccine against leptospira bratislava/ZOETIS) of 10.1.2019

Online on

05.08.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

10.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/02
A61P 31/04
A61P 31/12

Application no.

05789769.6

Keywords

Main request (after amendment) - novelty (yes); remittal of the case to the opposition division (yes)

Application title

Multivalent canine vaccines against Leptospira bratislava and other pathogens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T014815.20190110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 522.372K)
T 2212/15 (Wireless communication system/QUALCOMM) of 31.7.2019

Online on

05.08.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

31.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04H 20/34
H04H 40/18

Application no.

09722220.2

Keywords

Both requests not admitted as they could have been filed in first instance proceedings

Application title

COMMON INTERFACE PROTOCOL FOR SENDING FM-RDS MESSAGES IN WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T221215.20190731

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 263.030K)
T 0052/16 () of 19.6.2019

Online on

05.08.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 9/16

Application no.

08016194.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Neuheit - ausführbare Offenbarung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Could-would approach
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

Application title

Regalbediengerät-Greifer und Verfahren zum Betreiben des Regalbediengerät-Greifers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T005216.20190619

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 394.920K)
T 1106/16 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

05.08.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61F 13/02

Application no.

08759161.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 1b(14:20) (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 2b(16:13) (ja)
Änderungen - neuer Hilfsantrag 1
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)

Application title

WUNDVERBAND

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T110616.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 469.888K)
T 1111/17 (METHOD OF TREATING DAMAGED HAIR WITH AN AMINOSILICONE/Momentive … of 16.5.2019

Online on

05.08.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 5/00
A61Q 5/12
A61K 8/898
A61Q 5/06

Application no.

10716251.3

Keywords

Inventive step - All requests (No)

Application title

METHOD OF TREATING DAMAGED HAIR WITH AN AMINOSILICONE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T111117.20190516

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.893K)
T 0560/97 () of 8.1.1999

Online on

05.08.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.1.1999

Proc. language

FR

IPC

-

Application no.

92400612.5

Keywords

-

Application title

Echangeur de chaleur à boîtes à eau reliées pour véhicules automobiles

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1999:T056097.19990108

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 132.924K)
T 2216/12 (Mehrphasenpräparat aus Estradiolvalerat und Dienogest/BAYER) of 7.8.2018

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

7.8.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/00
A61K 31/56
A61K 31/57
A61P 15/18

Application no.

05730867.8

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Spät vorgebrachte Argumentationslinie - zugelassen (nein)
Zulassung neuer Beweismittel - teilweise
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

MEHRPHASENPRÄPARAT ZUR KONTRAZEPTION AUF DER BASIS EINES NATÜRLICHEN ESTROGENS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T221612.20180807

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 910.733K)
T 0451/14 (Subtilisin/DANISCO) of 11.7.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

11.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/57
C12N 9/54
C11D 3/386
A23K 1/165

Application no.

05018139.5

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary request - sufficiency of disclosure (no)

Application title

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

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T045114.20190711

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 410.618K)
T 0730/14 () of 11.6.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

11.6.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 35/08
A61K 33/04
A61K 33/06
A61K 33/16
A61K 33/18
A61K 33/32
A61K 33/34
A61P 31/16

Application no.

08805714.6

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)
Activité inventive - requête principale, requête subsidiaire 1
Modifications - admises (non)
Modifications - requêtes subsidiaires 2 et 3

Application title

UTILISATION DE SOLUTIONS IONIQUES ISOOSMOTIQUES A BASE D'EAU DE MER POUR LA FABRICATION DE DISPOSITIFS MEDICAUX POUR LA PREVENTION DES COMPLICATIONS DU RHUME COURANT OU DU SYNDROME GRIPPAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T073014.20190611

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 361.382K)
T 1904/14 () of 4.7.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

4.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02K 23/32

Application no.

10710294.9

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Keine Auseinandersetzung mit allen tragenden Gründen der angefochtenen Entscheidung
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet (nein)

Application title

Elektrische Maschine mit einer Bürstenanordnung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T190414.20190704

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 303.032K)
T 1087/15 () of 4.7.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/56
A61F 15/00

Application no.

04753497.9

Keywords

Selection of appropriate closest prior art
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary request 1 (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 2 and 3a
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

DISPOSABLE ABSORBENT ARTICLES CONTAINED IN PACKAGE HAVING TRANSPARENT WINDOW

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T108715.20190704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 421.786K)
T 0085/16 () of 26.7.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/496
A61F 13/514
A61F 13/15

Application no.

08157108.5

Keywords

Omission of features - allowable (no)

Application title

Disposable under-shorts and production method therefor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T008516.20190726

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.687K)
T 0760/16 () of 16.5.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 1/20
B60J 7/00
B60R 5/04

Application no.

05813246.5

Keywords

erweiterter Schutzumfang (nein)
Neuheit (ja)
erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

ROLLOANORDNUNG FÜR EIN FAHRZEUG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T076016.20190516

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 290.825K)
T 1404/16 () of 4.7.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

02777289.6

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - 4th auxiliary request (yes)
Novelty - 1st, 2nd and 3rd auxiliary requests (no)
Novelty - 4th auxiliary request (yes)
Amendments - 4th auxiliary request (allowable)
Claims - clarity
Claims - 4th auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - 4th auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Security element for documents, bank notes, security paper and the like

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T140416.20190704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 396.746K)
T 2552/17 () of 17.7.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

17.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 5/00
C08L 3/00
C03C 25/32

Application no.

06788492.4

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

BINDERS AND MATERIALS MADE THEREWITH

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T255217.20190717

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.350K)
T 0216/18 () of 25.7.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

25.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 27/00
B64C 27/10
B64C 27/72

Application no.

07842302.7

Keywords

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

Application title

DUAL HIGHER HARMONIC CONTROL (HHC) FOR A COUNTER-ROTATING, COAXIAL ROTOR SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021618.20190725

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.487K)
T 0424/18 () of 10.7.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41C 1/02
B41N 1/18

Application no.

11829068.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Full-automatic gravure plate-making processing system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T042418.20190710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 359.029K)
T 2661/18 () of 30.7.2019

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

30.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 50/00
G06F 21/55
G06F 21/56
H04L 29/06

Application no.

09808633.3

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

WEB PAGE PRIVACY RISK DETECTION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T266118.20190730

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 223.569K)
T 0560/97 () of 9.3.1999

Online on

02.08.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

9.3.1999

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F28F 9/00

Application no.

92400612.5

Keywords

Usages antérieurs
Nouveauté (non, pour les objets des deux premières requêtes)

Application title

Echangeur de chaleur à boîtes à eau reliées pour véhicules automobiles

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:1999:T056097.19990309

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 902.736K)
T 0598/16 () of 25.6.2019

Online on

01.08.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

25.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 23/373

Application no.

10180160.3

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed ground of opposition - admitted (no)

Application title

Thermal management system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T059816.20190625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.565K)

July 2019

G 0001/18 (Formation du recours) of 18.7.2019

Online on

31.07.2019

Board

EBA

Decision date

18.7.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Recours réputé formé
Recours recevable
Taxe de recours - remboursement

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:G000118.20190718

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 133.661K)
T 0787/14 (Meningococcal conjugate vaccination/GLAXOSMITHKLINE) of 14.2.2019

Online on

31.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/095
A61K 47/48

Application no.

05738559.3

Keywords

Main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 6: inventive step - (no)

Application title

Meningococcal conjugate vaccination

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T078714.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 528.078K)
T 1763/14 () of 20.2.2019

Online on

31.07.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/00
B42D 25/00
B41M 3/14
B44F 1/10
B41M 3/06
G02B 5/18

Application no.

02721837.9

Keywords

Added matter (yes: main request)
Admissibility of the auxiliary requests (no: auxiliary requests 1 to 5 and 7; yes: auxiliary request 6)
Reformatio in peius (no)
Inventive step (yes: auxiliary request 6)

Application title

An optical device and methods of manufacture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T176314.20190220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 563.341K)
T 1869/14 () of 25.7.2019

Online on

31.07.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

25.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08G 1/0968
G01C 21/26

Application no.

03010419.4

Keywords

Novelty - all requests (no)

Application title

Service provision to a vehicle entertainment and information device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T186914.20190725

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.589K)
T 1954/15 (Sicherheitssystem mit einem Testsignalpfad/SICK) of 25.6.2019

Online on

31.07.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/418
G05B 9/02
H04L 12/437
H04L 1/14

Application no.

12188009.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Sicherheitssystem für eine Anlage umfassend einen Testsignalpfad mit Hin- und Rückleitungspfad

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T195415.20190625

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 327.458K)
T 2347/15 () of 16.5.2019

Online on

31.07.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

16.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F25B 5/00
F25B 39/02
F25D 23/06
F25D 25/02

Application no.

09730877.9

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - neuer Einspruchsgrund durch die Einspruchsabteilung eingeführt
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel - Verletzung des rechtlichen Gehörs (nein)

Application title

KÄLTEGERÄT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T234715.20190516

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 439.318K)
T 0475/16 (Program groups/MEDTRONIC) of 27.6.2019

Online on

31.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

27.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

07749373.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

AUTOGENERATION OF NEUROSTIMULATION THERAPY PROGRAM GROUPS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T047516.20190627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 274.086K)
T 2060/14 (TETRAHYDROBENZOXAZINEN (THB) / BASF) of 6.6.2019

Online on

30.07.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07D 265/16
C07D 498/04
C10L 1/22

Application no.

06777819.1

Keywords

Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (ja)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

VERWENDUNG VON TETRAHYDROBENZOXAZINEN ALS ANTIOXIDANTIEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T206014.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 423.684K)
T 2061/14 (Tetrahydrobenzoxazine THB / BASF) of 6.6.2019

Online on

30.07.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07D 265/16
C07D 498/04
C10L 1/22
C09K 15/20
C10M 133/48

Application no.

10167054.5

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit aller Anträge (nein)

Application title

Tetrahydrobenzoxazine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T206114.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 401.016K)
T 1105/16 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

30.07.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60T 13/38
B60T 15/04
B60T 15/14
B60T 13/68

Application no.

09760582.8

Keywords

Representation
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Objection under Rule 106 EPC - dismissed

Application title

METHOD FOR ACTIVATING AN ELECTRONIC PARK BRAKE SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T110516.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 618.992K)
T 1901/16 (Novel aqueous hydrogen peroxide solution/Evonik Degussa) of 3.5.2019

Online on

30.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 29/04
C07D 301/12
C07D 303/04
C01B 15/037
C01B 15/013
B01J 29/89
C01B 15/023

Application no.

03798172.7

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request 2 (yes)
Inventive step - unexpected improvement shown
inventive step - auxiliary request 2 (yes)
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Amendments - allowable (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - competence of department of first instance
Late-filed facts - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Late-filed argument - admitted (no)

Application title

NOVEL AQUEOUS HYDROGEN PEROXIDE SOLUTIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T190116.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 508.206K)
T 1177/19 () of 23.7.2019

Online on

30.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/048

Application no.

11727649.3

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

VERFAHREN UND ERZEUGNISSE ZUR BEEINFLUSSUNG DER DARSTELLUNG EINER BILDHAFTEN INFORMATION DURCH EINE ANZEIGEEINRICHTUNG EINES INFORMATIONSTECHNISCHEN GERÄTES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T117719.20190723

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 224.435K)
T 1205/14 () of 9.7.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/04
H01L 29/06
H01L 29/08
H01L 29/10
H01L 29/78
H01L 29/739
H01L 29/749
H01L 29/24

Application no.

08170802.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Trench-gate MOSFET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T120514.20190709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.705K)
T 1515/15 () of 24.4.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

24.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 169/04
C09K 5/04
C10M 107/34
C10M 129/18
C10N 20/02
C10N 20/04
C10N 30/00
C10N 30/10
C10N 40/30

Application no.

09711298.1

Keywords

Late-filed requests
Claims - clarity
Inventive step

Application title

LUBRICATING OIL COMPOSITION FOR REFRIGERATING MACHINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T151515.20190424

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 395.922K)
T 1608/15 (Personalisation of a UICC/GEMALTO) of 21.5.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 8/20
G06F 21/00
H04L 29/06

Application no.

11791540.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

METHOD FOR REMOTELY DELIVERING A FULL SUBSCRIPTION PROFILE TO A UICC OVER IP

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T160815.20190521

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.145K)
T 1729/15 (Neisseria meningitidis combination vaccines/GLAXOSMITHKLINE) of 5.2.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/095
A61K 39/385
A61P 31/04
C12P 19/04

Application no.

10007477.2

Keywords

Main request, auxiliary request 1 - inventive step (no)

Application title

Neisseria meningitidis combination vaccines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T172915.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.602K)
T 2050/15 (Fitting of cochlear implants/ADVANCED BIONICS) of 4.6.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

4.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04R 25/00
A61N 1/36

Application no.

11738935.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR FITTING A BILATERAL COCHLEAR IMPLANT USING A SINGLE SOUND PROCESSOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T205015.20190604

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.448K)
T 0540/16 () of 17.7.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

17.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F03D 7/04
F03D 7/02

Application no.

05753558.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR STEUERUNG DER ROTORBLÄTTER EINER WINDENERGIEANLAGE SOWIE WINDENERGIEANLAGE MIT MESSSYSTEMEN ZUR DURCHFÜHRUNG DES VERFAHRENS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T054016.20190717

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 329.977K)
T 1112/16 () of 2.5.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60J 5/04
B60J 10/08
B60R 13/02
B60R 21/02
E05F 11/48

Application no.

07719732.5

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

INNER PANEL FOR A DOOR ASSEMBLY HAVING AN INTEGRATED INTRUSION BEAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T111216.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.270K)
T 2679/16 () of 9.7.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

9.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/04
H01L 29/06
H01L 29/08
H01L 29/10
H01L 29/78
H01L 29/739
H01L 29/749

Application no.

13161683.1

Keywords

Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Trench-gate MOSFET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T267916.20190709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.904K)
T 0799/17 (Mercury removal / CDEM) of 7.6.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

7.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/64
B01D 53/02
B01J 20/04
B01J 20/16
B01J 20/12

Application no.

02710558.4

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

A METHOD FOR THE REMOVAL OF MERCURY FROM A GAS STREAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079917.20190607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.329K)
T 0952/17 (Print job queuing and scheduling / Microsoft) of 12.6.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

12.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/12

Application no.

06000324.1

Keywords

Novelty - main and first auxiliary requests (no)
Novelty - second auxiliary request (no)
Novelty - subset of items in a list forms part of the state of the art
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed auxiliary requests - diverging versions of claims

Application title

Print job queuing and scheduling systems and methods

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T095217.20190612

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.440K)
T 0672/18 () of 19.6.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F21S 13/12
F21V 35/00
F23D 3/16
A47G 33/00

Application no.

08805181.8

Keywords

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

Application title

CANDLES AND CANDLE HOLDERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T067218.20190619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.265K)
T 1093/18 () of 12.7.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64G 1/00
B64G 1/64

Application no.

13167339.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Multiple space vehicle launch system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T109318.20190712

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 337.713K)
T 1645/18 () of 24.6.2019

Online on

29.07.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64F 1/305
H02M 5/458
H02M 7/155
H02J 7/04

Application no.

13725227.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

DUAL FUNCTION SOLID STATE CONVERTER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T164518.20190624

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 290.777K)
T 0237/15 (SAHA/Sloan) of 28.1.2019

Online on

26.07.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

28.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/13
A61K 31/44
A61P 35/00

Application no.

03711372.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - all requests

Application title

METHODS OF INDUCING TERMINAL DIFFERENTIATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T023715.20190128

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 396.289K)
T 1479/15 (Vectors for plant transformation/MONSANTO) of 7.3.2019

Online on

26.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82
A01H 5/00

Application no.

06802936.2

Keywords

Main request, auxiliary request 1 - clarity (no)
Auxiliary request 2 - amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

Vectors and methods for improved plant transformation efficiency

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147915.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 326.176K)
T 1843/15 () of 6.6.2019

Online on

26.07.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 3/14
B29C 67/00
C08G 69/02
C08G 69/08
C08G 69/26
C08G 69/14
C08G 69/36

Application no.

09153846.2

Keywords

Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (nein)
Spät vorgebrachte Argumente - zugelassen (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)

Application title

Copolyamidpulver und dessen Herstellung, Verwendung von Copolyamidpulver in einem formgebenden Verfahren und Formkörper, hergestellt aus diesem Copolyamidpulver

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T184315.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 420.916K)
T 1894/15 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

26.07.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 237/26
C07C 231/24

Application no.

06760544.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

CRYSTALLINE SOLID FORMS OF TIGECYCLINE AND METHODS OF PREPARING SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T189415.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.192K)
T 0460/16 () of 18.2.2019

Online on

26.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

18.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 20/12
C22C 19/03
C30B 11/00
C30B 33/00
F01D 5/30
F01D 5/34

Application no.

07732806.0

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation
Reimbursement of appeal fee - request for oral proceedings ignored (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

Application title

LINEAR FRICTION WELDING OF A SINGLE CRYSTAL COMPONENT TO A SECOND COMPONENT WITH MINIMISATION OF IN PLANE FRICTION AND FORGE FORCES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T046016.20190218

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 266.495K)
T 0894/16 () of 8.7.2019

Online on

26.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

8.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05F 15/12

Application no.

09155955.9

Keywords

Neuheit
Klarheit

Application title

Antrieb für einen Flügel eines Fensters

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T089416.20190708

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 246.004K)
T 0977/16 () of 4.7.2019

Online on

26.07.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47C 1/032

Application no.

09787650.2

Keywords

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

Application title

DEVICE FOR SYNCHRONIZING THE TILT OF A CHAIR BACK AND SEAT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T097716.20190704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 542.597K)
T 1163/16 () of 19.7.2019

Online on

26.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

19.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 45/02
B25F 5/00
B25F 5/02

Application no.

02805598.6

Keywords

Revocation of the patent at request of the patent proprietor

Application title

SIDE HANDLES ON DRILL/DRIVERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T116316.20190719

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.194K)
T 0218/14 () of 8.5.2019

Online on

25.07.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05B 37/02

Application no.

04009349.4

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1 bis 7 (nein)

Application title

Steuerbare Lichtanlage mit zweitem Kommunikationsprotokoll und Geräte hierfür

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021814.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 275.043K)
T 1256/15 (HYDROCARBONS FROM VEGETABLE OILS) of 14.5.2019

Online on

25.07.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10G 3/00

Application no.

05075068.6

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Inventive step - first auxiliary request (no)
Auxiliary requests II to V - admitted (no)

Application title

Method for the manufacture of hydrocarbons

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125615.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 460.672K)
T 0794/16 () of 11.7.2019

Online on

25.07.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B81B 7/02
G01C 19/5769
G01P 15/08
G01P 15/18
G01P 1/02
G01C 19/56
G01P 15/125

Application no.

08797283.2

Keywords

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

Application title

INTEGRATED MOTION PROCESSING UNIT (MPU) WITH MEMS INERTIAL SENSING AND EMBEDDED DIGITAL ELECTRONICS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079416.20190711

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.450K)
T 1595/16 (Data linking system/LIVERAMP) of 7.5.2019

Online on

25.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

03254567.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Data linking system and method using encoded links

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T159516.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.377K)
T 2568/16 (Audio/video feedback on GUI/APPLE) of 2.5.2019

Online on

25.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/16
G06F 3/048

Application no.

11701893.7

Keywords

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

Application title

ADAPTIVE AUDIO FEEDBACK SYSTEM AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T256816.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.090K)
T 1324/14 () of 23.5.2019

Online on

24.07.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

23.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 253/34
C07C 255/07

Application no.

05707007.0

Keywords

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

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR TRENNUNG VON PENTENNITRIL-ISOMEREN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T132414.20190523

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 343.146K)
T 0021/15 () of 18.7.2019

Online on

24.07.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

18.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 19/02

Application no.

05804564.2

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - verspätet eingereichter Einspruchsgrund gemäß Artikel 100 b) EPÜ 1973
Einspruchsgründe - zugelassen (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR UNTERSUCHUNG DER MATERIALEIGENSCHAFTEN MINDESTENS EINER VON ZWEI GEGENEINANDER BEWEGTER PROBEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T002115.20190718

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 370.060K)
T 0721/16 () of 24.4.2019

Online on

24.07.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

24.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 126/10

Application no.

08001338.6

Keywords

Amendments - Main request
Amendments - allowable (no)
Amendments - First auxiliary request
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - First auxiliary request
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Polyvinylpyrrolidone powder compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T072116.20190424

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 411.899K)
T 2315/16 (Validiertes Verfahren/IMC) of 5.7.2019

Online on

24.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

5.7.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 19/00
G06Q 50/22

Application no.

12176452.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Bloße Automatisierung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Mischung technischer und nichttechnischer Merkmale

Application title

Selbstkontrollierendes Dokumentationssystem für validiertes Verfahren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T231516.20190705

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 293.594K)
T 1608/17 (Hybrider optischer Datenträger II/SCHREIBER) of 18.3.2019

Online on

24.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

18.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G11B 7/013
G11B 7/007

Application no.

04790930.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Hybrider optischer Datenträger mit modifizierter CD-Schicht

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T160817.20190318

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 427.396K)
T 0988/13 (Drehsensor/AVAGO) of 7.6.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01P3/481

Application no.

03795827.9

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)

Application title

POSITIONSDETEKTOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T098813.20190607

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 1.024M)
T 1350/13 (XML printer system / ZEBRA) of 10.7.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

10.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K7/10
G06F3/12

Application no.

04752504.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

XML PRINTER SYSTEM WITH RFID CAPABILITY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T135013.20190710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.652K)
T 2238/13 (MRI motion reduction/PHILIPS) of 13.5.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

13.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R33/565
G01R33/567

Application no.

08858499.0

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

REDUCING MOTION ARTEFACTS IN MRI

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T223813.20190513

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 275.201K)
T 1122/14 () of 15.7.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

15.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07B15/02

Application no.

06836330.8

Keywords

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

Application title

System, method, and computer readable medium for billing based on a duration of a service period

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T112214.20190715

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 281.176K)
T 1514/14 () of 13.6.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H03F1/52
H03F3/191

Application no.

07109316.5

Keywords

Notwendigkeit der abweichenden Auslegung des Anspruchs für die Prüfung ausreichender Offenbarung- (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - nicht zugelassen

Application title

Sende-Empfangsschaltung mit PIN-Dioden

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T151414.20190613

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 407.390K)
T 2261/14 (Selective time stamp display/BLACKBERRY) of 8.5.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L12/58

Application no.

10172832.7

Keywords

Late-filed main request - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Handheld electronic device and associated method providing time data in a messaging environment

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T226114.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 270.441K)
T 1503/15 () of 11.7.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

11.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G3/36
G09G3/34

Application no.

09013105.3

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Liquid crystal display and driving method thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T150315.20190711

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.582K)
T 1743/15 (Elemental composition adjustement/ATI) of 26.6.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C1/03
C22C14/00
B22F1/00

Application no.

10009925.8

Keywords

Clarity - main request, first and second auxiliary requests - (no)
Divisional application - third auxiliary request
Divisional application - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - third auxiliary request
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Clarity - third auxiliary request - (yes)
Novelty - third auxiliary request
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - third auxiliary request
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Method of adjusting the elemental composition of a metal melt

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T174315.20190626

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 294.761K)
T 0403/16 () of 19.6.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

19.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07C9/00
G07F7/10

Application no.

08751167.1

Keywords

Amendments - intermediate generalisation
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

APPARATUSES, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTHENTICATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T040316.20190619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 298.394K)
T 1944/16 (Contrast agents/ GUERBET) of 9.5.2019

Online on

23.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K49/10

Application no.

09712403.6

Keywords

Intervention of the assumed infringer - admissible (no)
Late-filed documents
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

PROCESS FOR PREPARING A PHARMACEUTICAL FORMULATION OF CONTRAST AGENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T194416.20190509

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 381.511K)
T 0581/14 (Navigation par calcul de groupes de documents/THOMSON LICENSING) of 30.11.2018

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

30.11.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

02718258.3

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)
Invention brevetable - caractéristiques techniques et non techniques
Invention brevetable - présentation d'informations

Application title

Procédé de navigation par calcul de groupes, récepteur mettant en ½uvre le procédé, et interface graphique pour la présentation du procédé

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T058114.20181130

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 578.214K)
T 0975/14 (Anti-CD40 and anti-CD20 antibody combination therapy/GENENTECH) of 23.10.2018

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

23.10.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/00
A61K 39/395

Application no.

02719260.8

Keywords

Inventive step - main request, auxiliary requests 1, 3, 4 (no)
Amendments - auxiliary requests 2, 5, 6
Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

Combination therapy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T097514.20181023

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 420.105K)
T 1661/14 (IL-13 antagonists for treating fibroma/GENETICS INSTITUTE) of 28.2.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

28.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/715
C07K 19/00
A61K 38/19
A61K 38/17
A61K 39/395
A61K 38/20
A61P 37/00
A61P 43/00
A61K 38/00

Application no.

00928591.7

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Treatment of Fibrosis by Antagonism of IL-13 and IL-13 Receptor Chains

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T166114.20190228

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.510K)
T 1704/14 (Dexlansoprazole/TAKEDA) of 12.6.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

12.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/4439
A61K 9/58
A61P 1/04

Application no.

08837108.3

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

METHODS OF TREATING GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS INDEPENDENT OF THE INTAKE OF FOOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T170414.20190612

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.706K)
T 2114/14 (Self-assembling peptide nanoparticles/ALPHA-O PEPTIDES) of 2.5.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/00
A61K 39/00

Application no.

09717471.8

Keywords

Claims - clarity: main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 4 (no)

Application title

Self-assembling peptide nanoparticles useful as vaccines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T211414.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.984K)
T 2278/14 (Immunoreactive gp19/RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION) of 22.1.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

22.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/29
A61K 39/02
C07K 16/12
A61K 39/00

Application no.

07873953.9

Keywords

-

Application title

Immunoreactive Glycoprotein gp19 of Ehrlichia Canis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T227814.20190122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 276.213K)
T 0028/15 (Calcitonin/NOVARTIS) of 16.7.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

16.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/23
A61K 9/20
A61K 47/16
A61P 19/08

Application no.

04741224.2

Keywords

Main and auxiliary requests - Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Use Of Calcitonin In Osteoarthritis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T002815.20190716

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.189K)
T 1026/15 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/04
A61L 31/02
A61L 31/14

Application no.

10715009.6

Keywords

Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

BIOERODIBLE, IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICES INCORPORATING SUPERSATURATED MAGNESIUM ALLOYS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T102615.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 448.719K)
T 1696/15 (Safety controller) of 6.6.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

6.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/042
G05B 9/03

Application no.

04020947.0

Keywords

Novelty and inventive step
Novelty - patent as granted
Novelty - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

Safety controller with simplified interface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T169615.20190606

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.498K)
T 1771/15 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 7/26

Application no.

05006322.1

Keywords

Änderungen - Offenbarung durch Zeichnung
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)

Application title

Regenschutzschiene ohne Endkappen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T177115.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 302.616K)
T 0153/16 () of 13.6.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 31/40
A47J 31/46

Application no.

08736458.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

BEVERAGE PRODUCTION MODULE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T015316.20190613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.903K)
T 0791/16 (Review evaluation/RAKUTEN) of 13.6.2019

Online on

22.07.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

13.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00
G06F 13/00
G06F 17/30
G06Q 50/10

Application no.

12794160.7

Keywords

Late-filed request - admitted (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

EVALUATION INFORMATION SPECIFYING DEVICE, EVALUATION INFORMATION SPECIFYING METHOD, EVALUATION INFORMATION SPECIFYING PROGRAM, AND COMPUTER-READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM RECORDING SAID PROGRAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079116.20190613

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 290.583K)
T 0159/15 (Volatile fatty phase / L'OREAL) of 28.5.2019

Online on

19.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

28.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/58
A61Q 1/02
A61Q 1/06
A61Q 1/14
A61Q 19/00

Application no.

04725382.8

Keywords

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

Application title

COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING A VOLATILE FATTY PHASE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T015915.20190528

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 373.092K)
T 0268/16 (Microphone system/OTICON) of 16.7.2019

Online on

19.07.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

16.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04R 25/00
H04R 3/00

Application no.

03779711.5

Keywords

Lapse of patent in all designated states - termination of appeal proceedings

Application title

MICROPHONE SYSTEM WITH DIRECTIONAL RESPONSE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T026816.20190716

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.993K)
T 1015/16 (QUETIAPINE COMPOSITION/KRKA, tovarna zdravil, d.d., Novo mesto) of 5.7.2019

Online on

19.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.7.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/20
A61K 31/554

Application no.

09777586.0

Keywords

Lapse of patent in all desginated states - (yes)
Termination of the appeal proceedings

Application title

QUETIAPINE COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T101516.20190705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 224.553K)
T 2377/16 (Cement with zeolite/Halliburton) of 28.5.2019

Online on

19.07.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 14/04
C09K 8/46

Application no.

10184803.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Zeolite-containing cement composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T237716.20190528

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 285.958K)
T 0874/17 (Cosmetic composition/L'OREAL) of 25.6.2019

Online on

19.07.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

25.6.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/19
A61K 8/31
A61K 8/34
A61K 8/39
A61K 8/55
A61K 8/60
A61K 8/86
A61Q 5/04
A61Q 5/10

Application no.

09788050.4

Keywords

Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)

Application title

COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR KERATIN FIBERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T087417.20190625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.318K)
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

D

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

D

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

D

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

D

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

D

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

D

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

D

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

D

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

D

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Decision

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 383.173K)

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