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 2018

T 0934/13 (Information processing server, and information processing method / … of 20.6.2018

Online on

18.09.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

20.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 20/00
G06Q 30/00

Application no.

06797440.2

Keywords

Inventive step - cashback scheme using electronic wallet and emails (no
Inventive step - obvious implentation of business method)
Inventive step - narrowing down target information for an advertisement request (no
Inventive step - not technical)
Inventive step - cashback information includes a link (no
Inventive step - obvious implentation of non-technical feature)
Inventive step - sending collected cashback identification information to the cashback provider using batch processing (no
Inventive step - obvious implentation of non-technical feature)

Application title

INFORMATION PROCESSING SERVER, AND INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T093413.20180620

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 347.536K)
T 1211/14 () of 28.6.2018

Online on

18.09.2018

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 11/04
H04N 7/26
H04N 5/44
H04N 5/14

Application no.

11164433.2

Keywords

Claims - main request
Claims - clarity (no)
Amendments - auxiliary request 1
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 2 (yes)

Application title

Image information encoding method and encoder, and image information decoding method and decoder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T121114.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 417.723K)
T 1212/14 () of 28.6.2018

Online on

18.09.2018

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 11/04
H04N 7/26
H04N 5/44
H04N 5/14

Application no.

11164405.0

Keywords

Claims - main request and auxiliary request 2
Claims - clarity (no)
Amendments - auxiliary requests 1, 3 and 4
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 5 (yes)

Application title

Image information encoding method and encoder, and image information decoding method and decoder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T121214.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 487.574K)
T 1001/15 (Triggering migration to a network access agent/ALCATEL-LUCENT) of 2.8.2018

Online on

18.09.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

2.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 36/22

Application no.

10013869.2

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Registration of transfer (no)

Application title

Triggering migration to a network access agent

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T100115.20180802

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 289.018K)
T 1068/15 (Migration of a network access agent/ALCATEL-LUCENT) of 2.8.2018

Online on

18.09.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

2.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/06

Application no.

07749997.8

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)
Registration of transfer (no)

Application title

Triggering migration of a network access agent associated with an access terminal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T106815.20180802

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 290.167K)
T 1779/15 (Node upgrade/ALCATEL) of 4.9.2018

Online on

18.09.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/24
G06F 9/445

Application no.

05300066.7

Keywords

Oral proceedings - non-attendance of the appellant
Inventive step - (no): juxtaposition of obvious measures

Application title

Enabling communication node capabilities on a pay-per-use basis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T177915.20180904

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.452K)
T 0777/16 () of 30.8.2018

Online on

18.09.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

30.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/14
C08F 4/659
C08F 10/00
C08F 2/00

Application no.

07727516.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (all requests: no)
Auxililary requests submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal - not held inadmissible

Application title

SLURRY POLYMERISATION PROCESS OF ETHYLENE IN THE PRESENCE OF LOW AMOUNT OF SCAVENGER.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T077716.20180830

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 421.509K)
T 1067/17 (Dental composition/ KERR) of 19.6.2018

Online on

18.09.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

19.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 6/00
A61K 6/08

Application no.

04254247.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Methods of providing two-part self-adhering dental compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T106717.20180619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.005K)
T 1914/12 () of 13.6.2018

Online on

17.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.6.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B29C 65/00
B29C 65/50
F17C 13/00

Application no.

06831349.3

Keywords

Clarté (oui)
Extension au-delà du contenu de la demande d'origine (non)
Suffisance de description (oui)
Nouveauté (oui)
Pouvoir discrétionnaire quant à la recevabilité d'arguments tardifs (non)
Renvoi à la division d'opposition (oui)
Exclusion de certains documents de l'inspection publique (oui)

Application title

Procédé de collage d'une bande de nappe souple sur un support

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T191412.20180613

Distribution

B

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 600.666K)
T 0979/14 () of 4.9.2018

Online on

17.09.2018

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15
A61F 13/551

Application no.

02709388.9

Keywords

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

Application title

TUCKED FASTENER FOR IMPROVED FASTENER PERFORMANCE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T097914.20180904

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 278.168K)
T 2087/14 (Metadata display/PHILIPS) of 11.7.2018

Online on

17.09.2018

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

11.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/34
G11B 27/034
G06F 17/30
G06F 3/048
G06F 3/0482

Application no.

09786604.0

Keywords

Amendments - main and first auxiliary requests
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Displaying music metadata in a plurality of hierarchical levels

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T208714.20180711

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.976K)
T 0286/15 () of 7.9.2018

Online on

17.09.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01F 15/08

Application no.

10175443.0

Keywords

Amendments - broadening of claim (no)

Application title

Implement initiated control of tractor power take-off (PTO).

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T028615.20180907

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 269.696K)
T 2036/15 () of 10.7.2018

Online on

17.09.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

10.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 31/12
G01N 29/26

Application no.

05744017.4

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs
Neuheit

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUM ULTRASCHALL-PRÜFEN DER SCHWEIßNAHT LÄNGSNAHTGESCHWEIßTER ROHRE AUF LÄNGSFEHLER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T203615.20180710

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 289.880K)
T 2321/15 (REHYDRATABLE PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCT/Biocompatibles UK Limited) of 14.6.2018

Online on

17.09.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
A61K 9/16
A61K 47/30
A61K 47/48

Application no.

07786813.1

Keywords

Main request - Inventive step (yes)
Unrecognized problem

Application title

REHYDRATABLE PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T232115.20180614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.751K)
T 0861/16 (Adaption de la description par la division d'opposition sans … of 11.9.2018

Online on

17.09.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.9.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B61C 3/00
B61D 1/06

Application no.

09173405.3

Keywords

Fondement de décision - texte proposé ou accepté par le titulaire du brevet (non)
Fondement de décision - vice substantiel de procédure (oui)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours - (oui)

Application title

Automotrice de transport de voyageurs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T086116.20180911

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 287.186K)
T 1823/16 (Network Adapter/SONY ERICSSON) of 28.6.2018

Online on

17.09.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 13/10

Application no.

09779319.4

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - all due care (no)
Re-establishment of rights - independent cross-check (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

Application title

NETWORK ADAPTER, METHOD&COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T182316.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.316K)
T 1734/13 () of 18.7.2018

Online on

14.09.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

18.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 5/00
A01F 29/00

Application no.

08154449.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed evidence - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)

Application title

Apparatus and method for separating and mixing feed for live-stock

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T173413.20180718

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.086K)
T 2226/13 () of 9.3.2018

Online on

14.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.3.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 63/04
F16L 59/02
F16L 59/06

Application no.

01118516.2

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (ja)
Verfahrensmangel, der eine Zurückverweisung rechtfertigt (nein)
Zulässigkeit der Hilfsanträge 5A, 8A und 11A (ja)
Neuheit von Anspruch 6 des Hilfsantrags 11A (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz zur weiteren Prüfung (ja)

Application title

Folienumhüllter, evakuierter Wärmedämmkörper und Herstellungsverfahren für diesen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T222613.20180309

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 463.027K)
T 1640/14 () of 17.7.2018

Online on

14.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65H 18/26

Application no.

07846811.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

Application title

Wickelvorrichtung zum Wickeln von Bändern

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T164014.20180717

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 454.842K)
T 1127/15 () of 12.6.2018

Online on

14.09.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 7/22

Application no.

07111268.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Schott für einen PKW

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T112715.20180612

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 302.639K)
T 1177/16 (Substitut de lanoline/Aldivia) of 6.9.2018

Online on

14.09.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

6.9.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C11C 3/00
A61K 7/48
A61K 47/00
C10M 159/00
C09D 11/00
C14C 9/02

Application no.

02762506.0

Keywords

Requête produite tardivement - recevable (oui) (nouvelle requête principale)
Modifications - admises (oui)
Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance - (oui) (continuation de la procédure d'examen)

Application title

SUBSTITUT DE LANOLINE, SON PROCEDE D'OBTENTION ET SES APPLICATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T117716.20180906

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 299.004K)
T 1278/16 () of 20.7.2018

Online on

14.09.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21D 51/26
B21D 17/02

Application no.

05013807.2

Keywords

Divisional application - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Method and apparatus for deforming thin walled bodies

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T127816.20180720

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.885K)
T 2524/16 () of 20.6.2018

Online on

14.09.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.6.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60G 21/00
A63C 17/02
B62K 5/04
B63B 15/00
B64C 39/08

Application no.

09761915.9

Keywords

Revendications - clarté (non)

Application title

DISPOSITIF DE SUSPENSION D'UN MOBILE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T252416.20180620

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 276.715K)
T 1959/12 (Software anti-tamper measures/INSIDE SECURE) of 4.9.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

4.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/24

Application no.

09729198.3

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Claims - support in the description (no)

Application title

AN ANTI-TAMPER SYSTEM EMPLOYING AUTOMATED ANALYSIS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T195912.20180904

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.893K)
T 2214/12 (Extracted planogram / ACCENTURE) of 5.7.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

5.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00

Application no.

08828590.3

Keywords

Inventive step - planogram representing the current state of an inventory environment
Inventive step - (no
Inventive step - presentation of information)

Application title

PLANOGRAM EXTRACTION BASED ON IMAGE PROCESSING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T221412.20180705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.904K)
T 0995/14 (Displaying time variant tabular data/SAP) of 7.6.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/24
G06F 17/18

Application no.

02015347.4

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

A method and computer based system for displaying of time variant tabular data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T099514.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 435.498K)
T 0512/15 () of 16.5.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

16.5.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F21V 7/00
F21S 8/10
B60Q 1/14

Application no.

05291396.9

Keywords

Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Dispositif d'éclairage et/ou de signalisation pour véhicule automobile

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T051215.20180516

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 405.859K)
T 1033/15 () of 3.5.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

3.5.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24F 1/01
F24F 13/20
F24F 1/00
F24F 3/04

Application no.

07021873.0

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Patentanspruchs (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Einrichtung zum Heizen, Kühlen und/oder Lüften eines Raumes eines Gebäudes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T103315.20180503

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 442.518K)
T 1204/15 (Wasch- oder Reinigungsmittel mit Fliessgrenze / HENKEL) of 1.8.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

1.8.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 3/37
C11D 3/20
C11D 17/00

Application no.

06707517.6

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des spät eingereichten Vorbringens (Einwand fehlender Neuheit) (nein)
Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Klares Wasch- oder Reinigungsmittel mit Fliessgrenze

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T120415.20180801

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 383.019K)
T 1305/15 (Zeta Potential of hollow fiber membrane / Asahi Kasei Medical) of 9.7.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

9.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/18
B01D 69/08
B01D 69/12
B01D 71/44
B01D 71/68

Application no.

04818557.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - all requests (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - Ill-defined parameter not reliably measurable (reasons 4.14-4.17)

Application title

HOLLOW FIBER MEMBRANE FOR BLOOD PURIFICATION AND BLOOD PURIFICATION APPARATUS INCLUDING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T130515.20180709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 398.633K)
T 0507/16 (AMORPHOUS ADSORBENT/Clariant International Ltd) of 7.8.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

7.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 20/28
B01J 20/12
C11C 1/08
C11B 3/10

Application no.

07819665.6

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure (main request and second auxiliary request)
Sufficiency of disclosure - no
Amendments not allowable (first and third auxiliary requests)
Amendments - broadening of claim
Amendments - yes
Amendment not allowable (fourth auxiliary request) - lack of clarity

Application title

METHOD OF PRODUCING AMORPHOUS ADSORBENT AND ITS USE IN THE BLEACHING OF FATS AND/OR OILS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T050716.20180807

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 402.577K)
T 2248/16 () of 5.9.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.9.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24D 19/00
F24D 19/10
B01J 47/00
C02F 1/00
C02F 1/48
G05D 21/02
C02F 103/02
C02F 1/42
B01J 47/02
B01J 49/00

Application no.

11007225.3

Keywords

Veröffentlichungsfehler in der Patentschrift - (ja)
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - beschwerter Verfahrensbeteiligter (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

Application title

Vorrichtung und System zum Konditionieren von Wasser für wasserführende Kreislaufsysteme

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T224816.20180905

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 385.852K)
T 1716/17 (VelocImmune mouse II/REGENERON) of 10.9.2018

Online on

13.09.2018

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

10.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/00

Application no.

02709544.7

Keywords

Missing statement of grounds - admissibility of the appeal (no)

Application title

METHODS OF MODIFYING EUKARYOTIC CELLS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T171617.20180910

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 247.820K)
T 2018/11 (RAID scores - I/DELL) of 17.7.2018

Online on

12.09.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

17.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06

Application no.

07797739.5

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Amendments - appeal proceedings

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RAID MANAGEMENT, REALLOCATION, AND RESTRIPING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T201811.20180717

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 294.797K)
T 0470/12 (Array sensors/ILLUMINA) of 21.8.2018

Online on

12.09.2018

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

21.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

99931904.9

Keywords

Main request - novelty (no)
Fresh auxiliary requests - not admitted
Auxiliary request 5 - reformatio in peius

Application title

Decoding of array sensors with microspheres

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T047012.20180821

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 402.179K)
T 1877/13 () of 6.9.2018

Online on

12.09.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

6.9.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B21B 27/10

Application no.

05818097.7

Keywords

Document produit tardivement - recevable (non)
Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

PROCEDE D'ALIMENTATION EN LUBRIFIANT LORS D'UN LAMINAGE A CHAUD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T187713.20180906

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 318.318K)
T 2326/13 (RAID scores - II/DELL) of 17.7.2018

Online on

12.09.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

17.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06
G06F 11/10

Application no.

11002785.1

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Amendments - appeal proceedings

Application title

System and method for RAID management, reallocation and restriping

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T232613.20180717

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 290.841K)
T 2459/13 () of 28.8.2018

Online on

12.09.2018

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

28.8.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 23/31
H01L 23/00
H01L 23/485

Application no.

01982175.0

Keywords

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

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM SCHUTZ ELEKTRONISCHER ODER MIKROMECHANISCHER BAUTEILE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T245913.20180828

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 351.657K)
T 1088/14 () of 13.6.2018

Online on

12.09.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

13.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E01C 19/48

Application no.

09006978.2

Keywords

-

Application title

Straßenfertiger

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T108814.20180613

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 456.461K)
T 0299/15 (Fehlende Substantiierung des Einspruchsgrunds der erfinderischen Tä … of 25.4.2018

Online on

12.09.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

25.4.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F28F 9/02
F28F 9/18
F28D 1/053

Application no.

07012127.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Gewölbter Bodenteil für einen Sammelkasten eines Wärmeaustauschers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T029915.20180425

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 328.906K)
T 0910/15 () of 6.9.2018

Online on

12.09.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.9.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08K 5/14
C07C 409/34
C07C 407/00

Application no.

09757299.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative
(alle Anträge)

Application title

ZUBEREITUNG ZUR INITIIERUNG VON RADIKALISCHEN REAKTIONEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T091015.20180906

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 340.020K)
T 1080/12 () of 4.9.2018

Online on

11.09.2018

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/46
H04N 7/26

Application no.

08154350.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Frame rate enhancement by repeating the current image if a fade-in/out is detected

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T108012.20180904

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.076K)
T 0987/13 () of 4.7.2018

Online on

11.09.2018

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/00
H04N 7/173

Application no.

09168631.1

Keywords

Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

A method and system for delivery of data to an end user

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T098713.20180704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 406.193K)
T 1293/14 () of 13.4.2018

Online on

11.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65H 5/06

Application no.

01906899.8

Keywords

Admissibiliy of main request - yes
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Inventive step - yes

Application title

Self aligning transport mechanism for media of variable media widths

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T129314.20180413

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 333.990K)
T 1416/14 () of 2.5.2018

Online on

11.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

2.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B31F 1/07

Application no.

07425604.1

Keywords

Novelty (main request) - no
Admittance of the first to third auxiliary requests - yes
Inventive step: first auxiliary request - no, second auxiliary request - yes

Application title

A paper material with an improved embossed pattern and method for the production thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T141614.20180502

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 502.741K)
T 2361/15 () of 11.6.2018

Online on

11.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

11.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16J 1/09

Application no.

10008169.4

Keywords

Admissibility of the appeal - yes
Admittance of a new alleged public prior use in appeal - no
Admittance of amendments to the appellant's case after it has filed its grounds of appeal - no

Application title

Piston for engine having stable behavior of piston ring

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T236115.20180611

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 361.880K)
T 1458/16 () of 29.8.2018

Online on

11.09.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

29.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 67/02
C08K 5/00
C08G 63/672
D01F 6/62
D01F 6/84

Application no.

98941706.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

POLYESTER RESIN COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T145816.20180829

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.310K)
T 0527/15 () of 26.6.2018

Online on

10.09.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

26.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23C 5/04
B27G 13/08

Application no.

10000837.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Could-would approach

Application title

Bearbeitungswerkzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T052715.20180626

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 286.225K)
T 1459/15 (Crossing document edges/APPLE) of 21.6.2018

Online on

10.09.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

21.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048

Application no.

08713567.9

Keywords

Novelty - main request, auxiliary requests 1 and 8 (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests 3, 9 and 11 (no)
Admission of auxiliary requests 2 and 4 to 6 - (no)
Extension of scope of protection - auxiliary request 7 (yes)
Clarity - auxiliary requests 9 and 10 (no)
Added subject-matter - auxiliary request 10 (yes)

Application title

List scrolling and document translation, scaling, and rotation on a touch-screen display

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T145915.20180621

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 1.040M)
T 2164/15 (Changing display images/SATURN) of 24.8.2018

Online on

10.09.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/14
G06F 3/048
H04N 5/445
H04N 21/478

Application no.

11175838.9

Keywords

Support by the description - main request (no), auxiliary request (yes)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)

Application title

Input method and input apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T216415.20180824

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 291.003K)
T 2282/15 () of 5.9.2018

Online on

10.09.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

5.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B63H 19/08

Application no.

10154249.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Rudder for a ship

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T228215.20180905

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 228.728K)
T 0253/18 () of 5.9.2018

Online on

10.09.2018

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

5.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01D 5/245
G01D 5/36

Application no.

06114414.3

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)

Application title

Method and apparatus for generating an origin signal of an encoder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T025318.20180905

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.723K)
T 0686/14 () of 7.5.2018

Online on

07.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

7.5.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

03706485.4

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1 und 3 (nein)
Änderungen im Anspruch
Änderungen - Hilfsantrag 2
Änderungen - mangelnde Klarheit
Spät eingereichte Druckschrift - zugelassen (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag 3a - zugelassen (ja)

Application title

Sicherheitselement und Sicherheitsdokument mit einem solchen Sicherheitselement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T068614.20180507

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 460.013K)
T 0904/14 (Location aware product placement/NOKIA TECHNOLOGIES) of 27.6.2018

Online on

07.09.2018

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

27.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/00

Application no.

01934225.2

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Location aware product placement and advertising

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T090414.20180627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 374.139K)
T 0256/15 (COMPACT FLUID LAUNDRY DETERGENT COMPOSITION/Procter & Gamble) of 4.7.2018

Online on

07.09.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

4.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/00
C11D 3/43
C11D 10/04

Application no.

07794543.4

Keywords

Inventive step (all requests)
Inventive step - obvious alternative

Application title

COMPACT FLUID LAUNDRY DETERGENT COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T025615.20180704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 523.285K)
T 1514/16 (Stahlbauteil/Thyssen) of 26.7.2018

Online on

07.09.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C25D 3/56
C25D 5/48
C25D 5/50
C25D 1/18

Application no.

10706201.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM HERSTELLEN EINES MIT EINEM METALLISCHEN, VOR KORROSION SCHÜTZENDEN ÜBERZUG VERSEHENEN STAHLBAUTEILS UND STAHLBAUTEIL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T151416.20180726

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 388.102K)
T 0590/18 (Gültigkeit des Formblattes EPA Form 1010) of 4.7.2018

Online on

07.09.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

4.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05F 15/632
E05F 15/70

Application no.

07107049.4

Keywords

Gültigkeit des Formblattes EPA Form 1010
Beschwerdegebühr (entrichtet) - nein
Begründung von Vertrauensschutz - Voraussetzungen
Vertrauensschutz durch Homepage des Amtes - nein
Vorlage an die Grosse Beschwerdekammer - Nein
Vertrauensschutz durch Veröffentlichungen auf Homepage des Amtes - nein

Application title

Schiebetüranlage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T059018.20180704

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 437.132K)
T 0511/14 (DKK-1 antibodies/MEDIMMUNE) of 12.6.2018

Online on

06.09.2018

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/18
A61K 39/395
A61P 19/00

Application no.

08725133.6

Keywords

Inventive step - main and auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Antibodies Specific for Dkk-1

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T051114.20180612

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.586K)
T 2191/15 (Fabric Treatment Composition/Unilever) of 26.7.2018

Online on

06.09.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/00
C11D 3/37
C11D 3/50

Application no.

08787323.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - Main Request (yes) First Auxiliary Request

Application title

FABRIC TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T219115.20180726

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 444.442K)
D 0024/17 () of 22.8.2018

Online on

05.09.2018

Board

DBA

Decision date

22.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:D002417.20180822

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.913K)
T 1274/12 (Error Recovery Timeout/EFI) of 21.8.2018

Online on

05.09.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

21.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/12

Application no.

08016797.6

Keywords

Late-filed request - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

Printing method and apparatus having multiple raster image processors

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T127412.20180821

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 248.634K)
T 1323/13 () of 31.8.2018

Online on

05.09.2018

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

31.8.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 5/222

Application no.

06829375.2

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag und erster bis vierter Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Bewegen einer auf einem Schwenk-/Neigekopf angeordneten Kamera entlang einer vorgegebenen Bewegungsbahn

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T132313.20180831

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 321.958K)
T 1696/14 (Virtual keypad switching for portrait/landscape modes/SAMSUNG) of 19.7.2018

Online on

05.09.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

19.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/14
G06F 1/16
H04M 1/725
G06F 3/048

Application no.

09750790.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

DISPLAY MODE SWITCHING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MOBILE TERMINAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T169614.20180719

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.942K)
T 0474/15 () of 28.8.2018

Online on

05.09.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.8.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 9/20

Application no.

08017768.6

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)
Änderungen - unentrinnbare Falle (ja)
Kostenverteilung - (nein)

Application title

Sauggerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T047415.20180828

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 343.143K)
T 1684/14 () of 28.8.2018

Online on

04.09.2018

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 47/08

Application no.

10003258.0

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed request - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

A tamper-evident closure

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T168414.20180828

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 289.080K)
T 1335/16 (Thread-based memory access/QUALCOMM) of 31.7.2018

Online on

04.09.2018

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

31.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/38
G06F 12/06
G06F 12/08

Application no.

03774703.7

Keywords

Inventive step over documents relied upon in the decision under appeal
Inventive step - after amendment (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR THREAD-BASED MEMORY ACCESS IN A MULTITHREADED PROCESSOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T133516.20180731

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.006K)
T 0647/12 () of 6.7.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61M 1/16

Application no.

05004881.8

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Dialysemaschine mit einer Einrichtung zur Bestimmung der Dialysedosis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T064712.20180706

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 380.396K)
T 2170/12 () of 31.1.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

31.1.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 70/54
B32B 3/02
F03D 1/06

Application no.

05769632.0

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request 7 (yes)
Non-patent literature - availability to the public (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 7 (yes)

Application title

A method of cutting off laminate layers, eg a glass-fibre or carbon-fibre laminate layer in the blade of a wind turbine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T217012.20180131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 424.565K)
T 0004/14 (Oxyntomodulin/IMPERIAL) of 25.5.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

25.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/17

Application no.

04701379.2

Keywords

All requests - sufficiency of disclosure (no)

Application title

Modification of feeding behaviour and weight control by oxyntomodulin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T000414.20180525

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.607K)
T 0021/14 () of 20.8.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29B 9/16
B29C 71/00
C08F 6/00

Application no.

07024555.0

Keywords

-

Application title

Removing volatile compounds from polymer pellets

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T002114.20180820

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.947K)
T 0080/14 () of 28.6.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 253/10
C07C 255/07

Application no.

05707028.6

Keywords

Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1-7: Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HYDROCYANIERUNG VON BUTADIEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T008014.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 380.573K)
T 0614/14 (Titration of tapentadol/GRÜNENTHAL) of 31.5.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

31.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/137
A61P 25/04

Application no.

08749016.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

TITRATION OF TAPENTADOL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T061414.20180531

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.466K)
T 2187/14 () of 19.4.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

19.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22D 11/103
B22D 11/00

Application no.

04737866.6

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Grounds for opposition - fresh ground for opposition (yes)
Late-filed evidence - request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes)
Late-filed evidence - submitted shortly before oral proceedings

Application title

METHOD FOR CASTING COMPOSITE INGOT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T218714.20180419

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 421.535K)
T 0025/15 () of 27.7.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 31/36

Application no.

09796115.5

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - party adversely affected by decision
Novelty - main request (no)
Claims - auxiliary request 1 clarity (no)
Late-filed document - admitted (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 2 (yes)

Application title

CAPSULE, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PREPARING A PREDETERMINED QUANTITY OF BEVERAGE SUITABLE FOR CONSUMPTION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T002515.20180727

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 484.069K)
T 0411/15 () of 10.4.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 49/06
C08K 5/00
B29C 49/00

Application no.

05825220.6

Keywords

Claims - lack of clarity
Claims - main request (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - all requests (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (yes)

Application title

Process for preparing bottles from injection stretch blow moulding of compositions of polypropylene and non-sorbitol nucleating agents

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T041115.20180410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.140K)
T 1101/15 () of 29.8.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

29.8.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08C 19/02
C08C 19/08
C08L 15/00

Application no.

09163917.9

Keywords

Hauptantrag - Zulässigkeit - Neuheit - (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - (nein)

Application title

Verwendung von ganz oder teilweise hydrierten Nitrilkautschuken

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T110115.20180829

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 324.880K)
T 1401/16 () of 24.8.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16J 15/32

Application no.

09736456.6

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - opportunity to comment (no)
Substantial procedural violation - appealed decision sufficiently reasoned (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

Application title

Energised seal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T140116.20180824

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 310.305K)
T 2368/17 () of 11.6.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

11.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/49
A61Q 5/08
A61K 8/31
A61Q 5/10

Application no.

11700956.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative

Application title

AUFHELLMITTEL MIT LIPOPHILEM ACYLPYRIDINIUM-KOMPLEX

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T236817.20180611

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 308.783K)
T 2650/17 () of 27.8.2018

Online on

03.09.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.8.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 47/12
B29C 49/00

Application no.

08715858.0

Keywords

Unzulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerdebegründung nicht eingereicht

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur fortlaufenden Herstellung eines Verbundrohres mit Rohrmuffe und Verbundrohr

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T265017.20180827

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 227.297K)

August 2018

T 2489/11 (Panning and scrolling/HTC) of 2.8.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

2.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048

Application no.

08103901.8

Keywords

Amendments - appeal proceedings
Claims - clarity (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

Electronic devices with touch-sensitive navigational mechanisms, and associated methods

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T248911.20180802

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.279K)
T 0383/14 () of 13.6.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.6.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A01D 46/28
A23N 15/02
B07B 13/07

Application no.

08358006.8

Keywords

Motifs d'opposition - exposé insuffisant (non)
(voir motif 3.5)

Application title

Table de tri à rouleaux trieurs, pour l'élimination des corps étrangers restant mêlés aux produits de la récolte de petits fruits

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T038314.20180613

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C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 315.098K)
T 0055/15 () of 16.7.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

16.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 9/14
A47L 9/10

Application no.

08007225.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Staubsaugerfilterbeutel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T005515.20180716

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 331.704K)
T 2332/15 () of 24.4.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E01B 29/17

Application no.

05734048.1

Keywords

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

Application title

RAILWAY RAIL HANDLING APPARATUS AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T233215.20180424

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 516.920K)
T 0576/16 () of 15.6.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24J 2/52

Application no.

09785670.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Supporting frame for constructing a building including a thermal panel and a photovoltaic panel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T057616.20180615

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.951K)
T 0827/16 (Scrambling digital content/MICROSOFT) of 24.7.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

24.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00

Application no.

12001602.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Anti-virus method for scrambled digital content

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T082716.20180724

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.718K)
T 1353/16 () of 26.7.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

26.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24B 1/02

Application no.

08105923.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Heating apparatuses such as pellet-fired stoves and thermostoves

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T135316.20180726

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 1.232M)
T 1403/16 (Discontinuation of the opposition proceedings / re-establishment of … of 27.8.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41F 31/00
B41F 31/02
B41F 31/10

Application no.

01109388.7

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights in opposition proceedings
Re-establishment of rights - loss of rights being the direct consequence of the failure to observe time limit (no)
Re-establishement of rights - time limit under Rule 84(1) EPC (no)
Late-filed request - failure of observe the two-month time limit under Rule 84(1) EPC

Application title

Inking apparatus for printing press

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T140316.20180827

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 353.511K)
T 2351/16 () of 27.6.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41C 1/04

Application no.

08158524.2

Keywords

Compliance with Article 76(1) EPC (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

Application title

A precursor plate for the manufacture of intaglio printing plates for intaglio printing of sheets of security papers and a method of manufacturing an engraved plate

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T235116.20180627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.496K)
T 0118/18 () of 27.8.2018

Online on

31.08.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

27.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 50/22
G06F 19/00

Application no.

12796828.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MONITORING MEDICATION ADHERENCE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T011818.20180827

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.249K)
T 0847/14 () of 9.8.2018

Online on

30.08.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

9.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A21D 10/00
A21D 8/04
B65D 81/20
A23L 3/3418
C12N 1/18
C12N 1/04
A23L 3/3445

Application no.

05759763.5

Keywords

Late-filed facts - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Late-filed facts - admitted (yes)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

PACKAGED POWDER COMPOSITION FOR BAKERY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T084714.20180809

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 449.244K)
T 0323/15 () of 29.5.2018

Online on

30.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16B 31/02

Application no.

02714862.6

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 1 (yes)

Application title

LOAD INDICATING MEMBER WITH IDENTIFYING MARK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T032315.20180529

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 290.727K)
T 1583/15 (Peptides conjugates/ AFFIBODY) of 7.6.2018

Online on

30.08.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/48
C12N 15/62

Application no.

10185522.9

Keywords

Divisional application - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Use of serum albumin binding peptides conjugates for the preparation of a medicament

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T158315.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 261.143K)
T 1745/12 (Temozolomide/JIANGSU) of 4.6.2018

Online on

29.08.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

4.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/41
A61K 31/395
A61K 9/24
A61P 35/00
A61K 9/00

Application no.

03753238.9

Keywords

Main request: inventive step - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 1-8
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no) 9-12
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

CONTROLLED RELEASES SYSTEM CONTAINING TEMOZOLOMIDE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T174512.20180604

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.739K)
T 1423/11 (Programme sécurisé / GEMALTO) of 12.7.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

12.7.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 12/14

Application no.

97400088.7

Keywords

Recevabilité du recours - recours suffisamment motivé (non)

Application title

Procédé de mise en oeuvre d'un programme sécurisé dans une carte à microprocesseur et carte à microprocesseur comportant un programme sécurisé

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T142311.20180712

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 247.268K)
T 2048/11 (Transaktionsserver/SWISSRE) of 12.4.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

12.4.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06Q 10/00

Application no.

04738102.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Mischung technischer und nichttechnischer Merkmale
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - allgemeines Fachwissen
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - besondere Gründe gegen Zurückverweisung

Application title

TRANSAKTIONSSERVER UND COMPUTERPROGRAMMPRODUKT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T204811.20180412

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 375.026K)
T 2376/11 (Process state information / ALACATEL-LUCENT) of 8.3.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

8.3.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 11/00

Application no.

05735535.6

Keywords

Inventive step - pushing of process state information to the user space (no
Inventive step - obvious combination of known features)

Application title

MANAGING PROCESS STATE INFORMATION IN AN OPERATING SYSTEM ENVIRONMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T237611.20180308

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.741K)
T 0436/12 (Matching electronic proposals to electronic requests/GENESYS) of 31.5.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

31.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 30/00

Application no.

06024090.0

Keywords

Inventive step - matching requests with bids (no
Inventive step - not technical)
Inventive step - entering requests and bids with template (no
Inventive step - inevitable)

Application title

System and methods for matching electronic proposals to electronic requests

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T043612.20180531

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.804K)
T 0657/12 (Electronic training / ESPEED) of 22.6.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

22.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

04255492.3

Keywords

Inventive step - trading rules (no
Inventive step - not technical)
Inventive step - effect of reduction in number of messages (no
Inventive step - not credible)

Application title

Trading application program interface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T065712.20180622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.608K)
T 0830/12 () of 21.6.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

21.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/387
H04N 1/053

Application no.

03009197.9

Keywords

Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Method and apparatus for processing read-out images

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T083012.20180621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 337.978K)
T 2179/12 (Coffres-forts dématerialisés/ALMERYS) of 18.7.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

18.7.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 21/24

Application no.

08826806.5

Keywords

Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (non)
Invention brevetable - (non)

Application title

GESTION ET PARTAGE DE COFFRES-FORTS DEMATERIALISES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T217912.20180718

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 381.513K)
T 2423/12 () of 14.6.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

14.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/58

Application no.

08012169.2

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - procedural economy

Application title

Magnetic resonance imaging using preparation scan for optimizing pulse sequence

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T242312.20180614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.792K)
T 1123/13 (Viral vaccines/ZOETIS) of 12.4.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/12
A61K 39/295
C07K 14/18

Application no.

04801973.1

Keywords

Late-filed main request - admitted (no)
Auxiliary requests 1 to 15 - extension of scope of protection (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 16 to 19 and 21 to 23
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

Safe mutant viral vaccines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T112313.20180412

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 402.848K)
T 1514/13 () of 19.6.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

19.6.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61B 5/00

Application no.

07823802.9

Keywords

première et deuxième requêtes auxiliaires - activité inventive (non)
troisième requête auxiliaire - recevable (non)

Application title

CABINE DE SANTE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T151413.20180619

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 430.555K)
T 1975/13 () of 27.6.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

27.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/103

Application no.

00941251.1

Keywords

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

Application title

SKIN IMAGING AND ANALYSIS METHODS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T197513.20180627

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 377.665K)
T 0252/14 () of 11.7.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01J 3/46

Application no.

03787613.3

Keywords

Neuheit (Hauptantrag: ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag: nein)
Zulassung von Anträgen (Hilfsanträge: nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR ANALYSE VON FARBABWEICHUNGEN VON BILDERN MIT EINEM BILDSENSOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T025214.20180711

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 452.415K)
T 0005/15 (Medical control loop/CAREFUSION) of 9.7.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

9.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

05791269.3

Keywords

Added subject-matter - main, first to third auxiliary requests (yes)
Admission of fourth and fifth auxiliary requests filed during oral proceedings - (no)

Application title

System and method for dynamically adjusting patient therapy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T000515.20180709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.961K)
T 0446/15 () of 19.7.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

19.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21D 51/26

Application no.

03026418.8

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)
Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Deformation of thin walled bodies

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T044615.20180719

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 394.394K)
T 0681/15 (Detergent composition/P&G) of 29.6.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

29.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/22
C11D 3/30

Application no.

09170174.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - Main Request and Auxiliary Requests 1, 3, 3A, 7, 7A, 8, 8A, 10, 10A and 11
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no) Auxiliary Requests 2 and 2A
Amendments - Shifting, extension, of the protection conferred (yes)
Amendments - Auxiliary Requests 4, 4A, 5, 5A, 6, 6A, 9 and 9A

Application title

Detergent composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T068115.20180629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 551.914K)
T 1401/15 () of 15.5.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.5.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 13/12

Application no.

08014338.1

Keywords

Neuheit

Application title

Spreizdübel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T140115.20180515

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 400.916K)
T 1444/15 (Re-establishment of rights) of 8.6.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

8.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/05

Application no.

09820881.2

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - due care on the part of the applicant (no)

Application title

DYNAMIC BIPLANE ROENTGEN STEREOPHOTOGRAMMETRIC ANALYSIS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T144415.20180608

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.430K)
T 2362/15 () of 16.8.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

16.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C21D 1/20
C21D 1/46
C21D 9/00
B60G 7/00
B60G 9/00

Application no.

09761038.0

Keywords

Inventive step
Amendments

Application title

HARDENING OF FLEXIBLE TRAILING ARMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T236215.20180816

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.851K)
T 0219/16 () of 19.6.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

19.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/10
H01B 3/44
C08L 23/12

Application no.

09752955.6

Keywords

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

Application title

MULTIPHASE POLYMERIC COMPOSITION USEFUL FOR PREPARING CABLE INSULATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T021916.20180619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 419.555K)
T 0277/16 (Location-based computer access/GOOGLE) of 26.6.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

26.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/31
G06F 21/62

Application no.

12189827.4

Keywords

Inventive step - yes
Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features

Application title

Location-based security system for portable electronic device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T027716.20180626

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 347.952K)
T 0911/17 () of 30.7.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

30.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/32
B25B 23/142

Application no.

10012322.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Instrument for cutting tissue

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T091117.20180730

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 227.937K)
T 2478/17 () of 25.7.2018

Online on

28.08.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

25.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 20/40
G06Q 20/34
G06Q 20/38
H04L 29/06
G06Q 20/08
G06Q 20/32

Application no.

13825813.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

METHOD, SYSTEM AND DEVICE FOR E-COMMERCE PAYMENT INTELLIGENT ACCESS CONTROL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T247817.20180725

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 219.565K)
T 0536/13 () of 13.8.2018

Online on

27.08.2018

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

13.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 19/10
H02K 1/27

Application no.

07013885.4

Keywords

Basis of decision - text submitted or agreed by applicant (no)
Substantial procedural violation - appealed decision sufficiently reasoned (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

Application title

Reluctance type rotating machine with permanent magnets

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T053613.20180813

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 249.777K)
T 2225/13 () of 7.6.2018

Online on

27.08.2018

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 1/84
G01F 25/00

Application no.

06736194.9

Keywords

Late-filed request - request could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes)
Unity of invention - auxiliary requests 1 and 2 (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 3 (no)

Application title

FLOW METER AND METHOD FOR DETECTING A CABLE FAULT IN A CABLING OF THE FLOW METER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T222513.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.890K)
J 0001/18 (Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr) of 16.8.2018

Online on

22.08.2018

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

16.8.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 5/00
H04B 10/80
A61B 5/0428

Application no.

17172357.0

Keywords

Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr

Application title

MESSEINRICHTUNG ZUR BESTIMMUNG PHYSIOLOGISCHER MESSWERTE EINES PATIENTEN UND SENSOREINHEIT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:J000118.20180816

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 233.910K)
T 1609/13 () of 11.6.2018

Online on

20.08.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

11.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/315

Application no.

08708028.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

INJECTION BUTTON

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T160913.20180611

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 439.709K)
T 2234/13 (Magnetic ferrite/HITACHI) of 10.7.2018

Online on

20.08.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01F 1/11
C01G 51/00
C04B 35/26
C04B 35/40
G11B 5/706

Application no.

06843243.4

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

OXIDE MAGNETIC MATERIAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T223413.20180710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 323.199K)
T 2235/13 (Sintered magnet/HITACHI) of 10.7.2018

Online on

20.08.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

10.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 5/706
C01G 49/00
C01G 51/00
H01F 1/113
C04B 35/26

Application no.

11005769.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Oxide magnetic material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T223513.20180710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 288.266K)
T 0184/14 () of 10.7.2018

Online on

20.08.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 18/14
A61B 17/32
A61B 17/22

Application no.

06707558.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1 und 2 (nein); Hilfsantrag 3 (ja)

Application title

Endoskopisches Chirurgiegerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T018414.20180710

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 401.895K)
T 0322/15 () of 20.7.2018

Online on

20.08.2018

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23L 1/22
C07C 49/825
C07C 49/835
C07C 49/84

Application no.

08152668.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - rückschauende Betrachtungsweise
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nächstliegender Stand der Technik

Application title

Verwendung von 4-Hydroxychalkonderivaten zur Maskierung eines unangenehmen Geschmacks

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T032215.20180720

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 361.754K)
T 2363/15 () of 17.7.2018

Online on

20.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

17.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21D 35/00
C21D 1/673
C21D 9/46

Application no.

04741163.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINES PRESSGEHÄRTETEN BAUTEILS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T236315.20180717

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 292.283K)
T 2378/15 () of 29.6.2018

Online on

20.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 9/11
A47B 43/00

Application no.

11002433.8

Keywords

Neuheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

Verfahren zur Schallreduzierung in Büroräumen mit einer Schallabsorption im Schrankmöbel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T237815.20180629

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 407.207K)
T 1555/16 (Optimisation of chemical loop/GE) of 31.7.2018

Online on

20.08.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

31.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 3/56
C01B 3/10
C10J 3/00
C10J 3/72
F23C 10/00
G05B 19/02

Application no.

11707237.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - non-obvious solution
Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

CONTROL SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OPTIMIZING CHEMICAL LOOPING PROCESSES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T155516.20180731

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 270.213K)
T 0310/17 (Electronic control system/PIAGGIO) of 17.7.2018

Online on

20.08.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 9/00
B62K 5/00
G05B 19/05

Application no.

05108109.9

Keywords

Novelty (no)
Admissibility of late-filed requests - not clearly allowable, divergent, including unsearched subject-matter
Re Rule 106 - alleged violation of the right to be heard (no)

Application title

Electronic control system for operating groups of a vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T031017.20180717

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 418.828K)
T 0661/13 () of 29.6.2018

Online on

17.08.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

29.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 10/00

Application no.

02780070.5

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure (no)

Application title

CHAOLOGIC BRAIN FUNCTION DIAGNOSIS APPARATUS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T066113.20180629

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 277.692K)
T 0182/17 () of 12.7.2018

Online on

17.08.2018

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/18
C09D 5/14
A01N 43/40

Application no.

98904827.7

Keywords

Late-filed argument - admitted (no
Late-filed argument - change of case at the oral proceedings)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Discoloration prevention in pyrithione-containing coating compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T018217.20180712

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 349.050K)
T 0407/12 (Reductive alkylation/JOHNSON MATTHEY) of 10.4.2018

Online on

16.08.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

10.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 489/08
C07D 221/28
C07D 489/02

Application no.

05782842.8

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - undue burden (no)

Application title

PREPARATION OF OPIATE ANALGESICS BY REDUCTIVE ALKYLATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T040712.20180410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.818K)
T 1645/13 (Dual-specific ligand/DOMANTIS) of 27.3.2018

Online on

16.08.2018

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

27.3.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/46
C12N 15/13
C12N 15/79
C12N 5/10
G01N 33/68
G01N 33/577
G01N 33/542

Application no.

02748987.1

Keywords

Novelty of all requests
Novelty - (no)
Requests could have been filed in first instance proceedings - (yes)

Application title

Dual-specific ligand and its use

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T164513.20180327

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 374.792K)
T 2299/15 () of 15.5.2018

Online on

16.08.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/41
A61Q 5/06
A61Q 5/12
A61Q 5/00

Application no.

07798125.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method for inhibiting fading and enhancing color intensity of color-treated hair

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T229915.20180515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 280.712K)
T 0525/13 () of 22.6.2018

Online on

14.08.2018

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 6/68
H05B 6/80

Application no.

00903274.9

Keywords

Priority - Right of priority invalid
Inventive step - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

Combination oven with manual entry of control algorithms

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T052513.20180622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.744K)
T 0848/13 () of 11.6.2018

Online on

14.08.2018

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B07C 5/342

Application no.

03450252.6

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur optimierten Sortierung von Altpapier und Altkarton

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T084813.20180611

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 333.841K)
T 0933/13 () of 28.6.2018

Online on

14.08.2018

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02H 3/20
H02H 11/006

Application no.

08019653.8

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

A detection circuit and a method for detecting a wrong power line connection

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T093313.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.384K)
T 2466/13 () of 5.6.2018

Online on

14.08.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.6.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16L 59/02

Application no.

03760735.5

Keywords

Validité formelle du transfert du droit de priorité (oui)
Divulgation de la même invention (partiellement)
Activité inventive (non : requête principale, requête subsidiaire 1 ; oui : requête subsidiaire 2)

Application title

Panneau d'isolation pour conduit de distribution

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T246613.20180605

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 697.214K)
T 0405/15 () of 30.5.2018

Online on

14.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

30.5.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 13/58
F16D 13/71

Application no.

03725185.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

KUPPLUNGSANORDNUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T040515.20180530

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 339.189K)
T 0469/15 (Process For Making A Water-Soluble Pouch/Procter & Gamble) of 26.7.2018

Online on

14.08.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
B65D 65/46

Application no.

08101442.5

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

Process For Making A Water-Soluble Pouch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T046915.20180726

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.936K)
T 1640/15 () of 21.6.2018

Online on

14.08.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 21/20
B60Q 5/00

Application no.

06705817.2

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

GENERATORTRÄGER FÜR EIN FAHRERAIRBAGMODUL ZUM EINBAUEN IN EIN LENKRAD EINES KRAFTFAHRZEUGES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T164015.20180621

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 362.317K)
T 1065/16 () of 26.6.2018

Online on

14.08.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

26.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41J 3/407

Application no.

10752316.9

Keywords

Rechtliches Gehör - nein
Mangelnde Ausführbarkeit - nein
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - ja
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr an Beschwerdeführerin I - ja

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Behandeln von Packmitteln

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T106516.20180626

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 454.966K)
T 1093/17 () of 9.7.2018

Online on

14.08.2018

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 9/15
B65B 67/12

Application no.

02748973.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - support by the description (yes)
Claims - support in the description (yes)
Apportionment of costs - (no)

Application title

METHOD OF LOADING A SPOOL FOR A WASTE STORAGE DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T109317.20180709

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 324.175K)
G 0003/08 (Computerprogramme) of 12.5.2010

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

12.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:G000308.20100512

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 109.098K)
G 0003/08 (Programmes d'ordinateur) of 12.5.2010

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

12.5.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:G000308.20100512

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 109.850K)
G 0002/13 () of 25.3.2015

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

25.3.2015

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

99915886.8

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Vorlagen der Beschwerdekammern – bejaht
Rechtsfrage von grundsätzlicher Bedeutung - bejaht
Auswirkungen des Artikels 53 b) EPÜ auf die Gewährbarkeit eines Erzeugnisanspruchs oder eines Product-by-Process-Anspruchs, der auf Pflanzen oder Pflanzenmaterial gerichtet ist
Im Wesentlichen biologisches Verfahren zur Züchtung von Pflanzen
Auslegung des Patentierungsausschlusses
Auslegungsregeln
Dynamische Auslegung – verneint
Rechtliche Erosion des Patentierungsausschlusses - verneint

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2015:G000213.20150325

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 16.002K)
G 0002/13 () of 25.3.2015

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

25.3.2015

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

99915886.8

Keywords

Mots-clés :
Recevabilité des saisines de la chambre de recours – oui
Question de droit d'importance fondamentale – oui
Effet de l'article 53b) CBE sur l'admissibilité d'une revendication de produit ou d'une revendication de produit caractérisé par son procédé d'obtention ayant pour objet des végétaux ou une matière végétale
Procédé essentiellement biologique d'obtention de végétaux
Interprétation de l'exclusion de la brevetabilité
Règles d'interprétation
Interprétation dynamique - non
Érosion juridique de l'exception à la brevetabilité - non

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2015:G000213.20150325

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 16.128K)
R 0008/17 (Violation of right to be heard/HOLLISTER) of 18.6.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

18.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/00
A61M 25/01

Application no.

01114582.8

Keywords

Raising of objection under Rule 106 EPC (no) - petition clearly inadmissible in part
Violation of right to be heard (no) - surprise reasoning (no) - ignoring of essential arguments (no) - petition clearly unallowable in part

Application title

A ready-to-use urinary catheter assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:R000817.20180618

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.063K)
T 1553/12 () of 3.7.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

3.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G10L 11/00

Application no.

08725959.4

Keywords

Novelty - main request, first auxiliary request, auxiliary request 1A (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - second auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step - third and fourth auxiliary request (no)
Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant

Application title

VOICE-CONTROLLED COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM AND METHOD HAVING AN ACCESS DEVICE OR BADGE APPLICATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T155312.20180703

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.886K)
T 0436/14 (Online aktualisierbares Bediengerät für einen Umrichter/LENZE) of 21.3.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.3.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/042

Application no.

04020441.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge A.1, B, F und H
Unzulässige Erweiterung (ja) - Hilfsanträge C, D, E' und G

Application title

Online aktualisierbares Bediengerät (BAE) für einen Umrichter

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T043614.20180321

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 419.537K)
T 1972/14 () of 3.7.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

3.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/29
A23L 1/305

Application no.

05819164.4

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

USE OF INFANT FORMULA WITH REDUCED PROTEIN CONTENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T197214.20180703

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.577K)
T 2274/14 () of 28.6.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/29
A23L 1/30
A61K 31/00

Application no.

08766833.1

Keywords

Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)
Inventive step - (no, all requests)

Application title

Lipid composition for improving brain function

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T227414.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 404.320K)
T 0181/15 () of 26.6.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

26.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16F 15/131

Application no.

06805292.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

DREHMOMENTÜBERTRAGUNGSEINRICHTUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T018115.20180626

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 324.742K)
T 0428/15 () of 30.5.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

30.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/38
C08G 75/06
G02B 1/04

Application no.

05765070.7

Keywords

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Experimental report submitted with statement of grounds of appeal - admitted

Application title

POLYMERIZABLE COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T042815.20180530

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 541.603K)
T 1966/15 (Frame control encoder/decoder/QUALCOMM) of 7.8.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04J 11/00
H04B 1/00
H04L 1/00
H04L 1/04
H04L 27/26
H03M 13/29

Application no.

01939932.8

Keywords

Added subject-matter (yes) - all requests - intermediate generalisation

Application title

FRAME CONTROL ENCODER/DECODER FOR ROBUST OFDM FRAME TRANSMISSIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T196615.20180807

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.699K)
T 2070/15 () of 4.7.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 10/02

Application no.

06724465.7

Keywords

Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR BREMSKENNLINIENEINSTELLUNG EINES RETARDERS FÜR EIN KRAFTFAHRZEUG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T207015.20180704

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 423.563K)
T 0571/16 () of 7.8.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66D 1/30
B66D 1/34
B66D 1/48
A47C 17/84
A61G 7/012
G05D 3/20

Application no.

09804071.0

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)

Application title

DEVICE FOR LIFTING BED STRUCTURES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T057116.20180807

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 251.407K)
T 1629/16 () of 3.7.2018

Online on

13.08.2018

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 75/00

Application no.

10181765.8

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Late-filed request - submitted during oral proceedings
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Resealable food container

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T162916.20180703

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.950K)
J 0004/17 (Resumption of proceedings for grant) of 16.5.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

16.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/11
A61P 13/00

Application no.

03781836.6

Keywords

Stay of proceedings for grant
Resumption of proceedings for grant

Application title

Pharmaceutical compositions including low dosages of Desmopressin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:J000417.20180516

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.989K)
J 0005/17 (Resumption of proceedings for grant) of 16.5.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

16.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/11
A61P 13/00

Application no.

11000464.5

Keywords

Stay of proceedings for grant
Resumption of proceedings for grant

Application title

Pharmaceutical compositions including low dosages of Desmopressin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:J000517.20180516

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.684K)
J 0006/17 (Resumption of the proceedings for grant) of 16.5.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

16.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/11
A61P 13/00

Application no.

11000465.2

Keywords

Stay of the proceedings for grant
Resumption of the proceedings for grant

Application title

Pharmaceutical compositions including low dosages of Desmopressin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:J000617.20180516

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.782K)
J 0007/17 (resumption of the proceedings for grant) of 16.5.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

16.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/11
A61P 13/00

Application no.

11000466.0

Keywords

Stay of the proceedings for grant
Resumption of the proceedings for grant

Application title

Pharmaceutical compositions including low dosages of desmopressin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:J000717.20180516

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.895K)
J 0008/17 (Resumption of proceedings for grant) of 16.5.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

16.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/11
A61P 13/00

Application no.

11000467.8

Keywords

Stay of proceedings for grant
Resumption of proceedings for grant

Application title

Pharmaceutical compositions including low dosages of desmopressin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:J000817.20180516

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.710K)
J 0009/17 (Resumption of the proceedings for grant) of 16.5.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

16.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/11
A61P 13/00

Application no.

11000468.6

Keywords

Stay of proceedings for grant
Resumption of proceedings for grant

Application title

Pharmaceutical compositions including low dosages of Desmopressin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:J000917.20180516

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.904K)
T 2570/11 (IL-17 inhibition/UCB) of 12.7.2017

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.7.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395
A61K 47/48
A61P 37/00

Application no.

04798568.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method for the treatment of multiple sclerosis by inhibiting IL-17 activity

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T257011.20170712

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 508.396K)
T 1805/14 () of 4.6.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

4.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B05B 7/00
B05B 13/06
B05B 12/00

Application no.

04011308.6

Keywords

Rechtliches Gehör - Gelegenheit zur Stellungnahme (ja)
Rechtliches Gehör - Verletzung (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - angefochtene Entscheidung ausreichend begründet (nein)

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Hohlraumkonservierung und Vorzerstäuber

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T180514.20180604

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 325.550K)
T 2148/14 () of 5.6.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 110/02
C08F 210/16
C08F 10/00
C08L 23/06
C08L 23/08
C08F 10/02
C08J 5/18

Application no.

06724350.1

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)- main request
Inventive step - (no) (main request)
Late-filed argument - not admitted
Late-filed argument - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)
Auxiliary requests 1,2 and 3-7 admitted - (no) - no explanation or substantiation given
Auxiliary request 8 - filed at the oral proceedings - admitted - (no) - associated argument not previously presented in appeal proceedings

Application title

MOLDING COMPOSITION COMPRISING POLYETHYLENE FOR PREPARING FILMS AND PROCESS FOR PREPARING THE MOLDING COMPOSITION IN THE PRESENCE OF A MIXED CATALYST

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T214814.20180605

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 395.547K)
T 0498/15 () of 5.7.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 2/00
C08F 20/06

Application no.

08707886.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no) (both requests)

Application title

PRODUCTION OF SUPERABSORBENT POLYMERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T049815.20180705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 341.320K)
T 1291/15 (Method for optimizing fluoride uptake of teeth by applying a liquid … of 12.6.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

12.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/16
A61K 7/18

Application no.

03027318.9

Keywords

Auxiliary request 6 - Admission into the proceedings (yes)
Clarity - All requests (no)

Application title

Method for optimizing fluoride uptake of teeth by applying a liquid dentifrice composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T129115.20180612

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.025K)
T 1748/15 (Oral care composition/ GLAXO) of 8.5.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/19
A61K 8/21
A61K 8/27
A61Q 11/00

Application no.

08735787.7

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 1 (no)
Auxiliary request 2 - meets the requirements of the EPC (yes)

Application title

Oral care composition comprising particulate zinc oxide

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T174815.20180508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 374.775K)
T 2296/15 () of 19.6.2018

Online on

10.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

19.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16C 33/58
F16C 19/26
F16C 33/34

Application no.

05783315.4

Keywords

Inventive step

Application title

CYLINDRICAL ROLLER BEARING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T229615.20180619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 279.226K)
T 0515/13 (Organic/inorganic composite separator/LG and Toray) of 19.7.2018

Online on

09.08.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

19.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 2/14
H01M 2/16

Application no.

08712357.6

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

ORGANIC/INORGANIC COMPOSITE SEPARATOR HAVING POROUS ACTIVE COATING LAYER AND ELECTROCHEMICAL DEVICE CONTAINING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T051513.20180719

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 302.407K)
T 0623/15 () of 14.6.2018

Online on

09.08.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/34

Application no.

02758484.6

Keywords

Documents submitted with the statement setting out the grounds of appeal - admitted
Main request - novelty acknowledged - obvious modification - lack of inventive step
Late-filed evidence - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)
First to third auxiliary requests - lack of inventive step
Fourth auxiliary request submitted during the oral proceedings - not admitted

Application title

PROCESS FOR MAKING RIGID URETHANE-MODIFIED POLYISOCYANURATE FOAMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T062315.20180614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 419.522K)
T 0976/15 () of 3.7.2018

Online on

09.08.2018

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 1/30
B66B 3/00

Application no.

04724394.4

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - main request, auxiliary requests 1, 11, 15 (yes), auxiliary request 16 (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

CONTROL DEVICE OF ELEVATOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T097615.20180703

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 396.834K)
T 1611/15 () of 7.6.2018

Online on

09.08.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 210/06
C08J 5/18
C08F 10/00

Application no.

08861098.5

Keywords

Inventive step - Main request and first to third auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step - Fourth auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

COPOLYMERS OF PROPYLENE WITH HEXENE-1 AND BLOWN FILMS OBTAINED FROM THEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T161115.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 399.935K)
T 0872/17 (Kommunikationsverbindung/GRUBER) of 25.6.2018

Online on

09.08.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04M 3/42
H04W 12/02
H04W 4/12
H04L 29/12
H04L 29/06

Application no.

12772060.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel - (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINER KOMMUNIKATIONSVERBINDUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T087217.20180625

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 403.847K)
T 1000/18 () of 1.8.2018

Online on

09.08.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

1.8.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C02F 3/12
C02F 1/78

Application no.

06808062.1

Keywords

Recevabilité du recours - absence de mémoire de recours

Application title

PROCEDE D'EPURATION D'EAUX USEES AVEC AJOUT D'AGENT OXYDANT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T100018.20180801

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 221.138K)
T 2563/11 (Doppelpatentierung) of 5.9.2017

Online on

08.08.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

5.9.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 33/487
A61B 5/00

Application no.

10197027.5

Keywords

Verbot der Doppelpatentierung
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - (nein)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (nein)

Application title

Elektrochemischer Sensor zur Ermittlung einer Analyt-Konzentration

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T256311.20170905

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 518.285K)
R 0009/17 () of 4.6.2018

Online on

07.08.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

4.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/426
C07C 237/40
C07D 213/81
C07D 213/82
C07D 231/38
C07D 233/90
C07D 239/42
C07D 263/48
C07D 277/56
C07D 409/12
C07D 417/12

Application no.

00922102.9

Keywords

Admissibility of petition: yes
Right to be heard fundamentially violated: no
Petition for review: clearly unallowable

Application title

CYCLIC PROTEIN TYROSINE KINASE INHIBITORS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:R000917.20180604

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.572K)
T 2335/12 (Hydrolysed soy-based medium for producing botulinum toxin/ALLERGAN) of 6.7.2018

Online on

07.08.2018

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

6.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/64
C12N 1/20
C12P 21/02

Application no.

04782286.1

Keywords

Admissibility of late-filed experimental evidence - (no)
Inventive step: main request and auxiliary request 1
Inventive step - (no)
Amendments: auxiliary requests 2 and 3 allowable
Amendments - (no)

Application title

Animal product free media and processes for obtaining a botulinum toxin

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T233512.20180706

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 451.496K)
T 2391/13 (Mobile communication device/NOKIA) of 26.7.2018

Online on

07.08.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/00
H04B 1/38
H01Q 1/38
H01Q 21/08
H01Q 1/48
H01Q 1/24
H01Q 1/44
H01Q 9/04
H04M 1/60

Application no.

10151117.8

Keywords

Non-compliance with Article 123(2) EPC - all requests

Application title

Mobile communication device and related construction method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T239113.20180726

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 285.232K)
T 1207/15 () of 24.7.2018

Online on

07.08.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F21L 4/04
F21V 21/088
F21V 21/40

Application no.

09743456.7

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

FLASHLIGHT WITH INTEGRATED CLAMP HANDLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T120715.20180724

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.134K)
T 0272/18 () of 31.7.2018

Online on

07.08.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

31.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60K 6/387
F16H 37/08
B60K 6/365
B60K 6/48

Application no.

11819125.3

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

TRANSMISSION MODULE FOR A HYBRID DRIVE AS WELL AS DRIVE PROVIDED WITH THE TRANSMISSION MODULE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T027218.20180731

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.839K)
T 1561/14 () of 29.6.2018

Online on

06.08.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

29.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02C 9/28
F02C 9/32
F02C 9/54

Application no.

08009564.9

Keywords

Änderungen - Zwischenverallgemeinerung Hauptantrag (ja)
Änderungen - zulässig Hilfsantrag (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zum Betreiben einer Gasturbine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T156114.20180629

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 436.222K)
T 0100/16 (Ocular implant / ALLERGAN) of 10.7.2018

Online on

06.08.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

10.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/16
A61K 31/36
A61P 27/02

Application no.

10185774.6

Keywords

Late-filed request - submitted during oral proceedings
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Divisional application - added subject-matter (no)
Divisional application - after amendment
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Ocular implant obtained by double extrusion process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T010016.20180710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.381K)
T 0765/12 (Strontium/MOKWALO) of 14.6.2018

Online on

03.08.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

14.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61P 19/10

Application no.

05750580.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING STRONTIUM AND VITAMIN D AND USES THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T076512.20180614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.992K)
T 1157/14 () of 8.6.2018

Online on

03.08.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

8.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 15/02

Application no.

09176329.2

Keywords

Mangelnde Ausführbarkeit - nein
Neuheit - ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Application title

Dichtungsprofil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T115714.20180608

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 557.393K)
T 2137/14 () of 13.6.2018

Online on

03.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

13.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23Q 1/01

Application no.

08158691.9

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Spät vorgebrachte Argumente - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung einer Bearbeitungsmaschine mit einem Betonteil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T213714.20180613

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 287.821K)
T 0149/15 (Testosterone gel/UNIMED) of 8.5.2018

Online on

03.08.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

8.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/568
A61K 9/06
A61K 47/10
A61K 47/14
A61K 47/32
A61P 15/00

Application no.

06836341.5

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Priority - partial priority (yes)
Priority - embodiments in the divisional application do not belong to the prior art
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

IMPROVED TESTOSTERONE GEL AND METHOD OF USE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T014915.20180508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 462.045K)
T 0195/15 () of 15.6.2018

Online on

03.08.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 38/04
C22C 38/06
C21D 9/46
C21D 8/04

Application no.

00915519.3

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

STEEL SHEET FOR ULTRA-THIN TWO-PIECE CANS HAVING EXCELLENT ANTI-WRINKLING PROPERTIES AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T019515.20180615

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.874K)
T 0837/15 () of 28.6.2018

Online on

03.08.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B61D 17/18
B60R 13/02
B62D 31/02

Application no.

09177664.1

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Neuheit - (nein)
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

Innenbekleidungssystem für Fahrzeuge im Personenverkehr

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T083715.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 303.382K)
T 1056/15 () of 30.5.2018

Online on

03.08.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62K 23/06

Application no.

04806903.3

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Undisclosed subject-matter - (no)
Clarity (claim 1) - (yes)
Claims - support in the description (yes)

Application title

COLLAPSIBLE CONTROL LEVER DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T105615.20180530

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.812K)
T 2007/15 (Strukturierter SCR-Katalysator / UMICORE) of 30.7.2018

Online on

03.08.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

30.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 23/38
B01J 37/02
B01D 53/94
F01N 3/28
B01J 21/06
B01J 23/22
B01J 23/30
B01J 23/72
B01J 23/745
B01J 29/00
B01J 29/064
B01J 35/00

Application no.

07764577.8

Keywords

Anforderungen des Artikels 84 EPÜ erfüllt (ja) - nach Änderung

Application title

Strukturierter SCR-Katalysator zur Reduktion von Stickoxiden im Abgas von Magermotoren unter Verwendung von Ammoniak als Reduktionsmittel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T200715.20180730

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 355.689K)
T 0946/18 () of 30.7.2018

Online on

03.08.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

30.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 6/04
A61G 13/00

Application no.

10735323.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

TABLE HAVING A CENTRAL CELLULAR HONEYCOMB STRUCTURE THERMALLY FUSED IN A SANDWICH CONFIGURATION BETWEEN TWO FIBRE-REINFORCED POLYPROPYLENE FACE SHEETS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T094618.20180730

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 249.395K)
T 2051/13 (On-board mobile communication/ERICSSON) of 12.6.2018

Online on

02.08.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

12.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/185

Application no.

05823688.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed document - justification for late filing (no)
Late-filed request - justification for late filing (yes)

Application title

AIRBORNE ONBOARD BASE TRANSCEIVER STATION FOR MOBILE COMMUNICATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T205113.20180612

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 339.993K)
T 2215/14 () of 22.3.2018

Online on

02.08.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.3.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/10
C08F 297/08

Application no.

02792963.7

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

IMPACT-RESISTANT POLYOLEFIN COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T221514.20180322

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 589.426K)
T 0528/15 (SIMULATED MOVING BED / NOVASEP) of 29.6.2018

Online on

02.08.2018

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

29.6.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01D 15/18
B01D 15/36
B01D 15/38

Application no.

07788903.8

Keywords

Nouveauté - brevet tel que délivré (oui)
Activité inventive - brevet tel que délivré (oui)

Application title

PROCEDE DE SEPARATION SEQUENCE MULTICOLONNES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T052815.20180629

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 374.979K)
T 1354/15 (RNA interference mediators II/WHITEHEAD INSTITUTE) of 1.3.2018

Online on

02.08.2018

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

1.3.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/713
C12N 15/113

Application no.

10184660.8

Keywords

Admission of new evidence - (no)
Disclaimer - added matter - (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

RNA sequence-specific mediators of RNA interference

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T135415.20180301

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 424.389K)
T 1582/15 () of 14.6.2018

Online on

02.08.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

14.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 25/60
F16F 9/36

Application no.

07861210.8

Keywords

inventive step (yes)

Application title

AIRCRAFT SHOCK STRUT HAVING IMPROVED CYLINDER AND BEARINGS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T158215.20180614

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 283.001K)
T 1545/16 () of 6.6.2018

Online on

02.08.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 21/11
B62D 21/15

Application no.

10747175.7

Keywords

Wiedereinsetzung in Frist zur Einreichung der Beschwerdebegründung - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

HILFSRAHMEN FÜR EIN KRAFTFAHRZEUG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T154516.20180606

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 420.982K)
T 2145/13 (RINAT/Treatment of post-surgical pain) of 12.4.2018

Online on

01.08.2018

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395
G01N 33/53

Application no.

03779091.2

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)

Application title

Methods for treating post-surgical pain by administering an antibody against nerve growth factor and compositions containing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T214513.20180412

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 395.136K)
T 0251/14 () of 24.5.2018

Online on

01.08.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

24.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/36

Application no.

04257498.8

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Air-bubble-monitoring medication assembly

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T025114.20180524

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.346K)

July 2018

J 0010/17 (Restoration of the right of priority/FIVE3 GENOMICS) of 7.5.2018

Online on

30.07.2018

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

7.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68
G06F 19/22

Application no.

13845204.0

Keywords

Restoration of the right of priority under the PCT (no)
Legitimate expectations (no)

Application title

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TUMOR CLONALITY ANALYSIS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:J001017.20180507

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 359.299K)
T 1614/14 () of 12.7.2018

Online on

30.07.2018

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

12.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 13/00
F01N 3/28

Application no.

09250807.6

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

Honeycomb structure

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T161414.20180712

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.862K)
T 1634/14 () of 24.7.2018

Online on

30.07.2018

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01K 23/06
F02C 3/28

Application no.

02758324.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM BETRIEB EINES BRENNERS EINER GASTURBINE SOWIE KRAFTWERKSANLAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T163414.20180724

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 325.173K)
G 2301/15 (Request for a proposal of removal from office) of 17.9.2015

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

17.9.2015

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Request from the Administrative Council for a proposal that a member of the boards of appeal be removed from office under Article 23(1) EPC
Composition of the Enlarged Board of Appeal in proceedings under Article 23(1) EPC
Requirements in terms of reasons and substantiation to be fulfilled by a request under Article 12a(5) RPEBA
Reimbursement of all the respondent's procedural costs proposed

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2015:G230115.20150917

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 66.467K)
G 2302/15 (Request for a proposal of removal from office) of 11.2.2016

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

11.2.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Case terminated by the withdrawal of the request from the Administrative Council for a proposal that a member of the boards of appeal be removed from office under Article 23(1) EPC
Reimbursement of all the respondent's procedural costs proposed
Publication (yes)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:G230215.20160211

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.966K)
G 2301/16 (Request for a proposal of removal from office) of 14.6.2016

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

14.6.2016

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Decision on the request of the Administrative Council under Article 23(1) EPC to make a proposal to remove the respondent from office: The Enlarged Board decides to make no proposal
Petitioner party to adversarial proceedings (yes)
Publication (yes)
Reimbursement of all the respondent's procedural costs proposed
Violation of Article 23(3) EPC, judicial independence, by Office President’s letter of 10 June 2016 (yes)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2016:G230116.20160614

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 96.141K)
T 0665/13 () of 19.6.2018

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

19.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/027
G02B 19/00
G03F 7/20

Application no.

05768370.8

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step - after amendment
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Illumination optical apparatus, method of adjusting the illumination optical apparatus, exposure system and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T066513.20180619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 528.716K)
T 2447/13 () of 5.7.2018

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

5.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09B 19/02
G09B 7/02

Application no.

01956652.0

Keywords

Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

ELECTRONIC CALCULATOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T244713.20180705

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 289.295K)
T 0022/14 (Test enabled application execution/QUALCOMM) of 22.6.2018

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

22.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 15/00
G06F 1/00

Application no.

02759376.3

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Test enabled application execution

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T002214.20180622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 294.052K)
T 0092/14 (Compression and mixing for hearing assistance devices/STARKEY) of 13.2.2018

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

13.2.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

09161628.4

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Admissibility - auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Compression and mixing for hearing assistance devices

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T009214.20180213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.609K)
T 0314/14 () of 27.6.2018

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02F 3/00
F16J 9/08

Application no.

05814203.5

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung (nein)
Änderungen - Vortrag nicht substantiert
Ausführbarkeit - Anspruch 1 (ja)
Neuheit - Anspruch 1 (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Anspruch 1 (ja)

Application title

KOLBENFENSTER MIT SCUPPERSOLTS UND FREIGUSS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T031414.20180627

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 378.726K)
T 0381/14 () of 6.7.2018

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

6.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01D 89/00

Application no.

06120486.3

Keywords

Haupt -und Hilfsantrag 1 - Neuheit Anspruch 1 (nein)
Hilfsantrag 2 - erfind Tätigkeit Anspruch 1 (nein) - Vortrag nicht substantiiert

Application title

Aufsammeleinrichtung für landwirtschaftliche Erntemaschinen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T038114.20180706

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 254.292K)
T 0761/14 (SKIN CARE COMPOSITIONS/JOHNSON & JOHNSON) of 5.6.2018

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

5.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/64
A61Q 19/00

Application no.

00976694.0

Keywords

Main request: Inventive step (no) - obvious alternative auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

SOY DEPIGMENTING AND SKIN CARE COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T076114.20180605

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 326.530K)
T 0215/15 (PROCESS FOR PRODUCING FLUOROPROPENES/Honeywell) of 17.5.2018

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

17.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 17/25

Application no.

04817444.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

PROCESS FOR PRODUCING FLUOROPROPENES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T021515.20180517

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 397.905K)
T 2052/15 (Asychronous antivirus processing/KASPERSKY) of 19.6.2018

Online on

27.07.2018

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

19.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00

Application no.

10176515.4

Keywords

Inventive step - after amendment (yes)

Application title

Asynchronous processing of events for malware detection

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T205215.20180619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.332K)
T 1815/14 () of 23.7.2018

Online on

26.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

23.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F04D 1/00

Application no.

00954487.5

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Stützung durch die Beschreibung (ja)

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUM PUMPEN GROSSER FÖRDERMENGEN EINER FLÜSSIGKEIT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T181514.20180723

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 256.770K)
T 0506/16 (Correction of patent/DOW GLOBAL) of 20.6.2018

Online on

26.07.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

20.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 10/0565
H01M 10/052
C08G 81/02

Application no.

10705476.9

Keywords

Correction of error - grant decision
Correction of error - request (rejected)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

Application title

HIGHLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER ELECTROLYTES AND SECONDARY BATTERIES INCLUDING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T050616.20180620

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.203K)
T 1467/13 () of 6.6.2018

Online on

25.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

6.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A24C 5/39
A24C 5/18

Application no.

03769456.9

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - Antrag hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (ja) (Entscheidungsgründe 3.1, 3.2)
Änderung veranlasst durch Einspruchsgrund - (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUM AUFBEREITEN VON TABAK BEI DER HERSTELLUNG VON ZIGARETTEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T146713.20180606

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 478.079K)
T 0173/14 () of 15.6.2018

Online on

25.07.2018

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B25J 19/00

Application no.

10177605.2

Keywords

Mit der Beschwerdebegründung neu eingereichter Einspruchsgrund - zugelassen (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Industrieroboter mit einem Gewichtsausgleichssystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T017314.20180615

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 376.691K)
T 0558/14 () of 12.4.2018

Online on

25.07.2018

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

12.4.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 15/60
C08F 8/44
C08J 3/24

Application no.

07724419.2

Keywords

Änderungen der Anmeldung
Änderungen - geänderte Ansprüche mit Bezug auf nicht recherchierte Gegenstände

Application title

HERSTELLUNG VON HOCHPERMEABLEN, SUPERABSORBIERENDEN POLYMERGEBILDEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T055814.20180412

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 299.685K)
T 0404/15 () of 4.7.2018

Online on

25.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 15/50

Application no.

01982433.3

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

EINRICHTUNG ZUR VERBESSERUNG DER TROCKNUNGSLEISTUNG EINER GESCHIRRSPÜLMASCHINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T040415.20180704

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 342.326K)
T 2141/15 (Granulate for detergent composition / UNILEVER) of 25.4.2018

Online on

25.07.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/22
C11D 3/50
C11D 7/26

Application no.

05715860.2

Keywords

Late-filed evidence - admitted (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - Main Request
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - First Auxiliary Request
Novelty - (yes)
Novelty - First Auxiliary Request
Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - First Auxiliary Request

Application title

GRANULATE FOR USE IN A CLEANING PRODUCT AND PROCESS FOR ITS MANUFACTURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T214115.20180425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 512.779K)
D 0013/17 () of 12.2.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

DBA

Decision date

12.2.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:D001317.20180212

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.937K)
D 0016/17 () of 12.2.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

DBA

Decision date

12.2.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:D001617.20180212

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.546K)
D 0021/17 () of 16.7.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

DBA

Decision date

16.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:D002117.20180716

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.653K)
R 0006/17 (Petition partially clearly inadmissible and partially clearly … of 28.5.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

28.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60Q 3/04
B60K 37/00

Application no.

05017320.2

Keywords

Obligation to raise objections – objections raised (yes/no)
Fundamental violation of the right to be heard (no)
Review of substantive law excluded

Application title

Vehicle interior illumination structure

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:R000617.20180528

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 62.613K)
T 0652/13 () of 18.1.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

18.1.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/10

Application no.

01117285.5

Keywords

Neuheit - ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - nein

Application title

Optisches Merkmal, insbesondere für Wertdokumente, und Herstellungsverfahren zur nachträglichen Individualisierung oder Datenspeicherung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T065213.20180118

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 468.062K)
T 1539/13 () of 21.6.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 7/12

Application no.

07818466.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Implementierung

Application title

VORRICHTUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUR OPTISCHEN UNTERSUCHUNG VON WERTDOCUMENTEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T153913.20180621

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 330.554K)
T 1565/13 () of 28.6.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/32

Application no.

05026110.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Display device and method of driving the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T156513.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 408.183K)
T 1652/13 () of 1.6.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

1.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65H 45/22
B41F 13/58

Application no.

05754347.2

Keywords

Antrag des Patentinhabers auf Widerruf seines Patents

Application title

Längsfalzvorrichtung mit unterschiedlich breiten Falztrichtern

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T165213.20180601

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 231.069K)
T 2074/13 () of 5.6.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

5.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 27/12
H01L 21/265

Application no.

05709452.6

Keywords

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

Application title

METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING SOI WAFER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T207413.20180605

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 357.008K)
T 1595/15 () of 26.6.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

26.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B28B 1/26
B28B 17/00
B29C 33/30
B30B 15/02

Application no.

05425722.5

Keywords

Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)

Application title

Support equipment for a die for a pressure die casting machine and method for adjusting the position of said die

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T159515.20180626

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.476K)
T 0958/16 (Hollow glucan capsules/EDEN RESEARCH) of 7.6.2018

Online on

24.07.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 13/02
A01N 25/28
A01N 35/06
A01N 35/02
A01N 31/16
A01N 31/08
A01N 31/02
A61K 9/50

Application no.

05744354.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Novelty - (no)
Late-filed request - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Late-filed request - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)

Application title

HOLLOW GLUCAN PARTICLES ENCAPSULATING A TERPENE COMPONENT, METHODS OF MAKING AND USING THEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T095816.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 324.342K)
T 2488/11 (Quality Control/ROCHE) of 23.5.2018

Online on

23.07.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

06011417.0

Keywords

Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Inventive step - (no)
Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

A system and a method for managing sample test results and respective sample result context information

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T248811.20180523

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.293K)
T 1915/12 () of 16.7.2018

Online on

23.07.2018

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08C 19/02

Application no.

02772042.4

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Übertragung von Daten von wenigstens einem Sensor zu einem Steuergerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T191512.20180716

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 290.890K)
T 0877/13 () of 16.7.2018

Online on

23.07.2018

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05B 41/295

Application no.

08707262.5

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein)

Application title

Schaltung zur Wendelheizung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T087713.20180716

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 273.079K)
T 1482/14 () of 22.6.2018

Online on

23.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

22.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47J 31/44

Application no.

08700994.0

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR ERZEUGUNG VON MILCHSCHAUM ODER MILCHGETRÄNKEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T148214.20180622

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 327.594K)
T 2208/14 () of 6.6.2018

Online on

23.07.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

6.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23B 27/16
B23C 5/24

Application no.

07846330.4

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen - Dokument zugelassen (ja)

Application title

SPANABHEBENDES WERKZEUG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T220814.20180606

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 440.179K)
T 2237/16 (Läutern einer Glasschmelze/Schott) of 2.7.2018

Online on

23.07.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

2.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C03C 1/00
C03C 10/00

Application no.

10001178.2

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zum umweltfreundlichen Schmelzen und Läutern einer Glasschmelze für ein Ausgangsglas einer Lithium-Aluminium-Silikat (LAS)-Glaskeramik

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T223716.20180702

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 335.351K)
T 0219/17 () of 6.6.2018

Online on

23.07.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 6/00
G01T 1/24
G03B 42/04
G06T 7/00
H04N 5/32
G06T 5/00
H04N 5/232
A61B 6/14

Application no.

10164295.7

Keywords

Added subject-matter (main and eighth auxiliary requests - yes)
Extension of scope of protection (ninth auxiliary request - no)
Inventive step (ninth auxiliary request
Inventive step - yes)

Application title

Dental extraoral x-ray imaging system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T021917.20180606

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 377.030K)
T 1860/11 (3D Motion User Interface/HTC) of 14.6.2018

Online on

20.07.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

14.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048

Application no.

08008196.1

Keywords

-

Application title

Electronic device with switchable user interface and electronic device with accessible touch operation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T186011.20180614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 281.271K)
T 1861/11 (3D Motion User Interface/HTC) of 14.6.2018

Online on

20.07.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

14.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/048

Application no.

08008195.3

Keywords

-

Application title

Method for operating user interface and recording medium for storing program applying the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T186111.20180614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 282.698K)
T 1351/12 (Anti-CTLA-4 based immunotherapy/SQUIBB) of 16.7.2018

Online on

20.07.2018

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

16.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/00
A61K 39/395
A61P 35/00

Application no.

04785793.3

Keywords

Main request - sufficiency of disclosure
Substantial procedural violation - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

Application title

Surrogate therapeutic endpoint for anti-CTLA-4 based immunotherapy of disease

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T135112.20180716

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 322.483K)
T 1029/14 () of 10.4.2018

Online on

20.07.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

10.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 2/26
C23C 2/06

Application no.

03758730.0

Keywords

Novelty - implicit disclosure (no)
Grounds for opposition - fresh ground for opposition (yes)
Grounds for opposition - late-filed ground for opposition
Grounds for opposition - admissibility (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Late-filed argument - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)

Application title

ZINC HOT DIP GALVANIZED STEEL PLATE EXCELLENT IN PRESS FORMABILITY AND METHOD FOR PRODUCTION THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T102914.20180410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 357.782K)
T 0425/15 () of 10.7.2018

Online on

20.07.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

10.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08K 5/09
C08K 5/098
C08L 81/06

Application no.

08774149.2

Keywords

Gegenstand geht über den Inhalt der ursprünglichen Anmeldung hinaus (nein)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag: nein; 1. Hilfsantrag: ja)

Application title

FORMMASSEN ENTHALTEND POLYARYLETHER MIT VERBESSERTER OBERFLÄCHENQUALITÄT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T042515.20180710

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 558.882K)
T 0103/13 () of 23.4.2018

Online on

19.07.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

23.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/53
G01N 33/551
G01N 33/574

Application no.

09002897.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method for monitoring persons with IBD using total endogeneous lactoferrin as a marker

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T010313.20180423

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 397.058K)
T 0923/13 () of 26.4.2018

Online on

19.07.2018

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

26.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 5/56

Application no.

00900909.3

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed
Amendments - yes (main and auxiliary requests 1 and 2)
Sufficiency of disclosure - no (auxiliary requests 3 to 7)

Application title

Laminated packaging material for paper container

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T092313.20180426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 571.960K)
T 1130/13 (Lithium exchange reactions in microreactor/LONZA) of 17.4.2018

Online on

19.07.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

17.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07F 1/02
C07C 33/46
C07C 2/00

Application no.

08707494.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Fresh ground for opposition - not admitted

Application title

METHOD FOR LITHIUM EXCHANGE REACTIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T113013.20180417

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.381K)
T 1770/13 () of 14.6.2018

Online on

19.07.2018

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

14.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 7/10
G06K 19/07

Application no.

99118731.1

Keywords

-

Application title

Portable electronic apparatus and message processing method for decoding message formats

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T177013.20180614

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 433.447K)
T 2456/16 (Oszillierender Injektionsstrom/TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITÄT BERLIN) of 4.7.2018

Online on

19.07.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

4.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01F 5/04
B01F 15/02
B01F 13/00

Application no.

11761485.9

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND MISCHVORRICHTUNG ZUM MISCHEN VON ZWEI FLUIDEN SOWIE DEREN VERWENDUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T245616.20180704

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 282.724K)
T 2019/17 () of 13.7.2018

Online on

19.07.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

13.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 65/30

Application no.

10736725.2

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON POLYETHEROLEN AUS ALKYLENOXIDEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T201917.20180713

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 227.394K)
T 2497/12 (Java RMI integration/MATHWORKS) of 28.6.2018

Online on

18.07.2018

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/54

Application no.

06740903.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR USING AN RMI ACTIVATION SYSTEM DAEMON WITH NON-JAVA APPLICATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T249712.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 296.402K)
T 2156/13 () of 5.7.2018

Online on

18.07.2018

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

5.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02C 7/04

Application no.

06839255.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

CONTACT LENS WITH HIGH-ORDER COMPENSATION FOR NON-AXISYMMETRIC STRUCTURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T215613.20180705

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 305.981K)
T 0171/14 () of 2.7.2018

Online on

18.07.2018

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

2.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/49
G01N 27/42
G01N 27/48

Application no.

06720424.8

Keywords

Exclusion from patentability (no)
Public availability of a manual before the priority date (no)
Admissibility of documents filed in appeal
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

METHOD, SYSTEM AND SOFTWARE APPLICATION FOR ELECTROCHEMICAL ANALYSIS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T017114.20180702

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 470.483K)
T 0348/14 () of 2.7.2018

Online on

18.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

2.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 15/50

Application no.

01941438.2

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - main request, auxiliary request 1 (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (yes)
Novelty - auxiliary requests (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

DISHWASHER BASKET WITH VERTICALLY ADJUSTABLE RACK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T034814.20180702

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.812K)
T 1948/14 () of 19.6.2018

Online on

18.07.2018

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

19.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/25
G01N 21/64

Application no.

10007609.0

Keywords

Clarity: main and first to ninth auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step: tenth auxiliary request (no)
Admission of requests: eleventh auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Device for determining concentration of spectrally distinguishable species in a biological sample

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T194814.20180619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 515.057K)
T 0606/15 (Method for producing catalyst for N2O decomposition supported on … of 26.6.2018

Online on

18.07.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 37/00

Application no.

03741670.8

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Amendments - main request
Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (yes)

Application title

METHOD FOR PRODUCING SUPPORTED OXIDE CATALYSTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T060615.20180626

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.752K)
T 1520/16 (Cleansing composition / KAO) of 15.6.2018

Online on

18.07.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/44
A61K 8/46
A61K 8/60
A61K 8/64
A61K 8/86
A61Q 5/12
A61Q 5/02
A61K 8/73
A61K 8/35
A61K 8/81
A61K 8/33
A61K 8/92
A61K 8/365
A61K 8/41
A61K 8/891

Application no.

10715717.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Aqueous cleansing composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T152016.20180615

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.968K)
T 0097/18 (Missing statement of grounds/GUIDANCE SOFTWARE) of 12.7.2018

Online on

18.07.2018

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

12.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05855046.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

System and method for searching for static data in a computer investigation system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T009718.20180712

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 240.726K)
T 1560/14 (Network delays monitoring/ALCATEL) of 4.7.2018

Online on

17.07.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/26
H04J 3/06

Application no.

11290071.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Automatic capture of the network delay components

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T156014.20180704

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.463K)
T 1681/15 () of 28.6.2018

Online on

17.07.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08L 23/00
C08K 5/00
C08L 27/16

Application no.

07712656.3

Keywords

Nouveauté - (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires produites tardivement - justification du retard (non)

Application title

AGENT D'EXTRUSION A BASE D'UN PVDF HETEROGENE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T168115.20180628

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 365.219K)
T 2132/15 (FREEZE-DRIED FSH / LH FORMULATIONS/ARES TRADING S.A.) of 17.5.2018

Online on

17.07.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

17.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/24
A61K 47/26
A61K 9/19

Application no.

04766052.7

Keywords

Remittal to the opposition division (no)
Main request - Inventive step (no)
Admission into the proceedings - Auxiliary requests 1-3 (yes)
Auxiliary requests 1-3 - Inventive step (no)
Admission into the proceedings - Auxiliary request 4 (no)

Application title

FREEZE-DRIED FSH / LH FORMULATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T213215.20180517

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 439.986K)
T 2389/16 () of 11.7.2018

Online on

17.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

11.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47K 3/40
E03F 5/04

Application no.

12151123.2

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Sanitärwanne

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T238916.20180711

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 274.416K)
T 0206/18 (Data-stream synchronisation/THOMSON LICENSING) of 12.7.2018

Online on

17.07.2018

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

12.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/034
G11B 27/11
G11B 27/10
H04N 9/87
H04N 21/2387
H04N 21/242
G11B 27/32

Application no.

14175807.8

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

Method and apparatus for synchronizing data streams containing audio, video and/or other data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T020618.20180712

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 473.604K)
J 0016/17 () of 12.7.2018

Online on

16.07.2018

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

12.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 43/28
A47G 21/02

Application no.

12740277.4

Keywords

Incorrect form of decision under appeal - missing name of responsible employee
Re-establishment of rights - request admissible (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - special reasons for not remitting the case

Application title

DOUBLE SERRATED FORK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:J001617.20180712

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.094K)
T 0265/14 (Rücknahme der Beschwerde nach Zweitbescheid der Kammer) of 3.7.2018

Online on

16.07.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

3.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C04B 35/106
C04B 38/00
C04B 35/10
C04B 35/12
C04B 35/66

Application no.

06723618.2

Keywords

Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - Rücknahme der Beschwerde erst nach Verstreichenlassen einer ersten von der Kammer gesetzten Stellungnahmefrist

Application title

GEBRANNTES, KERAMISCHES FEUERFESTES PRODUKT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T026514.20180703

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 325.831K)
T 1571/15 () of 2.5.2018

Online on

16.07.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 19/05

Application no.

04807451.2

Keywords

Novelty
Inventive step

Application title

NICKEL-BASED SUPER-HEAT-RESISTANT ALLOY AND GAS TURBINE COMPONENT USING SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T157115.20180502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.520K)
T 2675/16 () of 4.5.2018

Online on

16.07.2018

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

4.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/16
A61F 9/00
A61B 8/10

Application no.

11162125.6

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - extension of subject-matter (yes)
Substantial procedural violation - reimbursement of appeal fee (no)
Late-filed evidence - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Late-filed evidence - admitted (yes)
Late-filed request - request withdrawn before the opposition division

Application title

Toric lenses alignment using pre-operative images

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T267516.20180504

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 381.991K)
T 0260/18 () of 11.7.2018

Online on

16.07.2018

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

11.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/00
F04B 33/00
F04B 37/10
F04B 49/08

Application no.

13189419.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Manually-actuated reduced pressure pump having regulated pressure capabilities

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T026018.20180711

Distribution

D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.125K)
T 1614/12 () of 25.6.2018

Online on

13.07.2018

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

25.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 21/00
H01P 5/02

Application no.

05755062.6

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

ANTENNA COMPRISING A CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T161412.20180625

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 315.129K)
T 2109/12 (Entrelacement avec calcul itératif/ORANGE) of 9.7.2018

Online on

13.07.2018

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

9.7.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H03M 13/27

Application no.

08160263.3

Keywords

Modifications - extension de l'objet de la demande
Modifications - après modification (non)

Application title

Entrelacement avec calcul itératif des adresses d'entrelacement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T210912.20180709

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 436.716K)
T 1863/13 (Performance-based routing/ALCATEL) of 24.5.2018

Online on

13.07.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/56
H04L 12/24

Application no.

06784851.5

Keywords

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

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING END-TO-END HIGH QUALITY SERVICES BASED ON PERFORMANCE CHARACTERIZATIONS OF NETWORK CONDITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T186313.20180524

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.676K)
T 0822/15 () of 3.5.2018

Online on

13.07.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

3.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/06
C08F 10/00
C08K 3/00

Application no.

09001548.8

Keywords

Novelty - state of the art (D20 and D21: yes)
Inventive step - (all requests: no)
Main request and all auxiliary requests - no reason to be held inadmissible

Application title

Polypropylene composition with high stiffness and impact strength

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T082215.20180503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 622.319K)
T 2230/15 () of 17.5.2018

Online on

13.07.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

17.5.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 7/20

Application no.

07847041.6

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Nacharbeitbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

ANHÄNGEFAHRZEUGBREMS- UND LUFTFEDERUNGSANLAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T223015.20180517

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 276.100K)
T 0181/17 () of 7.6.2018

Online on

13.07.2018

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/29
A23L 1/30

Application no.

09743961.6

Keywords

Inventive step attack based on new closest prior art
Inventive step - not admitted
Main request - allowed

Application title

LIQUID HIGH-FAT PROTEIN COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T018117.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 519.920K)
T 1754/12 (Subtilisin variants with reduced immunogenicity/GENENCOR … of 15.6.2018

Online on

12.07.2018

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/12
C12N 5/10
C12P 21/02
C12N 9/56

Application no.

03711261.2

Keywords

All requests - sufficiency of disclosure - (no
Substantial procedural violation - (no)

Application title

Subtilisin Carlsberg proteins with reduced immunogenicity

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T175412.20180615

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.162K)
T 2395/12 () of 7.6.2018

Online on

12.07.2018

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06K 19/077

Application no.

06725120.7

Keywords

Requête produite tardivement - économie de procédure

Application title

MODULE ELECTRONIQUE ET CARTE A PUCE AVEC INDICATEUR LUMINEUX

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T239512.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 328.337K)
T 2398/12 (Computer input device/GYLLING INVEST) of 2.5.2018

Online on

12.07.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

2.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05G 9/047

Application no.

04016162.2

Keywords

Public prior use D1 - inventive step - main request (no)
Admissibility - second and third auxiliary requests (yes)
Inventive step starting out from D1
Inventive step - second auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step - third auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Computer input device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T239812.20180502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 439.070K)
T 2469/12 (Generating a subgroup of media items/MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING) of 15.5.2018

Online on

12.07.2018

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

15.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/10
G11B 27/32
G11B 27/34
G11B 27/36

Application no.

06000325.8

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Methods and systems for generating a subgroup of one or more media items from a library of media items

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T246912.20180515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 406.652K)
T 0548/13 () of 8.12.2017

Online on

12.07.2018

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

8.12.2017

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

02795218.3

Keywords

Erfordernis der Einreichung einer Vollmacht nach Vertreterwechsel (nein)
Ausführbarkeit der Erfindung (ja)
Technische Natur des einzigen Unterscheidungsmerkmals (nein)
Zulässigkeit des Hilfsantrags (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag: nein; Hilfsantrag: ja)

Application title

Sicherheitselement für Sicherheitspapiere und Wertdokumente

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T054813.20171208

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 661.503K)
T 1481/14 () of 12.4.2018

Online on

12.07.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.4.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 4/04
C23C 4/12

Application no.

04786991.2

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (ja)
Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Zäsurwirkung der Erteilung
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR BESCHICHTUNG EINER SUBSTRATOBERFLÄCHE UNTER VERWENDUNG EINES PLASMASTRAHLES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T148114.20180412

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 443.183K)
T 0447/15 () of 24.5.2018

Online on

12.07.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

24.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 265/10
C08J 3/24

Application no.

01924646.1

Keywords

Novelty - (yes- structure of polymers not shown to be identical to those of prior art)
Inventive step - (no) (all requests)

Application title

STRUCTURALLY-MODIFIED POLYMER FLOCCULANTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T044715.20180524

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.651K)
T 1388/15 () of 10.4.2018

Online on

12.07.2018

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

10.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 8/12
C09K 8/512
C09K 8/575
C09K 8/60
C09K 8/68

Application no.

08763074.5

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

WELL TREATMENT WITH COMPLEXED METAL CROSSLINKERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T138815.20180410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.981K)
T 1859/15 () of 13.4.2018

Online on

12.07.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

13.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 9/00
B64C 9/14
B64C 9/34

Application no.

09168141.1

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure (no)

Application title

Aerospace vehicle yaw generating systems and associated methods

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T185915.20180413

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.919K)
T 1217/12 (Extending the duration of on-time in dopamin replacement therapy/ … of 7.6.2018

Online on

11.07.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/00
A61K 31/136
A61K 31/353
A61K 31/495
A61P 25/16

Application no.

01976536.1

Keywords

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

Application title

TREATMENT OF MOTOR FLUCTUATIONS WITH 5-HYDROXYTRYPTAMINE 1A RECEPTOR ACTIVITY ENHANCING COMPOUNDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T121712.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 241.021K)
T 0311/14 () of 21.6.2018

Online on

11.07.2018

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

21.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01J 3/46

Application no.

07740460.6

Keywords

Added subject-matter: no (amended claims)
Clarity: Main request - no
Inventive step: Auxiliary request
Inventive step - yes

Application title

METHOD FOR MEASURING COLOR OF OBJECT AND COLOR MEASURING DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T031114.20180621

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 418.468K)
T 0073/15 () of 20.6.2018

Online on

11.07.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/02
C08J 5/18
C08F 110/02

Application no.

06829327.3

Keywords

Late-filed facts - admitted (no)
Late-filed argument - admitted (no)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

POLYMER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T007315.20180620

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.876K)
T 0378/15 () of 4.5.2018

Online on

11.07.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/22
C08K 7/10
C08K 9/02
C08K 9/04
C08K 9/06
B29C 67/00

Application no.

07844717.4

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - obvious alternative (main and auxiliary requests 1 to 13)

Application title

POWDER COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURING ARTICLES THEREFROM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T037815.20180504

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 541.549K)
T 0574/15 (EXTRAKTION MIT VERMINDERTER MULMBILDUNG/INVISTA) of 30.5.2018

Online on

11.07.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

30.5.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 31/40
B01J 38/56
B01D 11/04
C07C 253/10
C07C 253/32
B01J 31/18
B01J 31/24

Application no.

05798767.9

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (ja)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - Hauptantrag
Änderung veranlasst durch Einspruchsgrund - Änderungen zulässig (ja)
Änderung veranlasst durch Einspruchsgrund - Hauptantrag
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag

Application title

EXTRAKTION VON NICKEL(0)-KOMPLEXEN AUS NITRILGEMISCHEN MIT VERMINDERTER MULMBILDUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T057415.20180530

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 468.005K)
T 0374/18 () of 7.6.2018

Online on

11.07.2018

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/702
A61K 31/733
A23L 1/30
A61K 35/74
A61P 37/00

Application no.

09762712.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

IMMUNE SYSTEM STIMULATING NUTRITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T037418.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 219.930K)
R 0003/17 () of 24.5.2018

Online on

10.07.2018

Board

EBA

Decision date

24.5.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C04B 26/02
C04B 28/02
C09K 3/22
C04B 24/26
C04B 24/36

Application no.

05110367.9

Keywords

Décision sur le recours sans avoir statué sur une requête pertinente pour cette décision. (Non).
Violation du droit d’être entendu. (Non).
Requête manifestement non fondée.

Application title

Composition de mortier, son procédé de préparation et son utilisation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:R000317.20180524

Distribution

B

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 34.160K)
T 0266/14 () of 2.7.2018

Online on

10.07.2018

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

2.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A46B 9/06
A46B 15/00

Application no.

06002599.6

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - (ja)
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - beschwerdefähige Entscheidung Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - entspricht der Billigkeit wegen eines wesentlichen Verfahrensmangels Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel - (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - wesentlicher Mangel im Verfahren vor der ersten Instanz (ja)

Application title

Zahnbürste und Verfahren zur Herstellung einer solchen Zahnbürste

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T026614.20180702

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 256.483K)
T 0119/15 () of 3.5.2018

Online on

10.07.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

3.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 5/14
B32B 25/08
B32B 25/14
B29D 30/26
B29D 30/30
B32B 25/16
B32B 27/30
B60C 1/00

Application no.

10006601.8

Keywords

Added subject-matter (yes)
Admissibility of late filed auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Polymer laminate and pneumatic tire using the same as inner liner

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T011915.20180503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 345.490K)
T 1373/17 () of 3.5.2018

Online on

10.07.2018

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62B 3/06

Application no.

99850213.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - name of appellant
Novelty - main request (yes)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Auxiliary request 2a - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 2a (no)

Application title

Control device for a tiller truck

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T137317.20180503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 452.333K)
T 0224/18 (Prostate Cancer/CHAMPALIMAUD) of 19.6.2018

Online on

10.07.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

19.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

06825991.0

Keywords

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

Application title

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TREATING, DIAGNOSING AND PREDICTING THE OCCURRENCE OF A MEDICAL CONDITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T022418.20180619

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 263.199K)
T 1201/10 (Re-establishment / POLYGONE INTERNATIONAL) of 28.2.2018

Online on

09.07.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

28.2.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

02747302.4

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights (yes)
Re-establishment of rights - time limit for paying renewal fee
Re-establishment of rights - unrepresented applicant
Re-establishment of rights - due care on the part of the applicant
Re-establishment of rights - exceptional circumstances
Exclusion of documents from file inspection (yes)
T 0936/90 (of 22 July 1993)

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PERSONALISED INTERACTIVE AUTOMATED ELECTRONIC MARKETING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T120110.20180228

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.621K)
T 1731/13 () of 8.6.2018

Online on

09.07.2018

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

8.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 33/00
C30B 25/02
C30B 29/40
H01L 21/20

Application no.

02013075.3

Keywords

Claims - main request and 2nd to 11th auxiliary requests
Claims - unclear characterization by parameters
Claims - clarity (no)
Late-filed request - 1st auxiliary request
Late-filed request - admitted (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)

Application title

A III nitride film and III nitride multilayer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T173113.20180608

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 365.946K)
T 2498/13 () of 15.5.2018

Online on

09.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02M 25/07

Application no.

05745371.4

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

AN ARRANGEMENT FOR RECIRCULATION OF EXHAUST GASES OF A SUPER-CHARGED INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T249813.20180515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.019K)
T 2499/13 () of 15.5.2018

Online on

09.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02M 25/07

Application no.

05746658.3

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

AN ARRANGEMENT FOR RECIRCULATION OF EXHAUST GASES OF A SUPER-CHARGED INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T249913.20180515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.852K)
T 1456/14 () of 15.6.2018

Online on

09.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 9/00

Application no.

06706421.2

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)

Application title

SAUGREINIGUNGSGERÄT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T145614.20180615

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 311.046K)
T 0416/16 (Low precision high dynamic range/SINGULAR) of 3.7.2018

Online on

09.07.2018

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

3.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/483
G06F 7/523
H03K 19/177

Application no.

10790095.3

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

PROCESSING WITH COMPACT ARITHMETIC PROCESSING ELEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T041616.20180703

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.084K)
T 1495/11 (Super Print Capabilities File/EFI) of 6.6.2018

Online on

06.07.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

6.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/12

Application no.

02709636.1

Keywords

-

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR AUTOMATICALLY MANAGING CAPABILITIES IN A VIRTUAL PRINTER GROUP

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T149511.20180606

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.247K)
T 0203/13 () of 6.6.2018

Online on

06.07.2018

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

6.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 5/335
H04N 5/225

Application no.

05804634.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag, 2., 6. und 7. Hilfsantrag (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung, 1. und 3. Hilfsantrag (ja)

Application title

Kameraanordnung mit Bildsensorabdichtung gegen Umwelteinflüsse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T020313.20180606

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 402.150K)
T 2003/13 (Ophthalmic compositions/ J&J) of 26.4.2018

Online on

06.07.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

26.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
G02B 1/04

Application no.

05823311.5

Keywords

Inventive step - Main and auxiliary requests 1 to 9 (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Ophthalmic compositions comprising polyether substituted polymers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T200313.20180426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.363K)
T 0402/14 () of 12.6.2018

Online on

06.07.2018

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

12.6.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

D04H 3/04

Application no.

00420258.6

Keywords

Requêtes produites tardivement - requêtes principale et subsidiaires 1-3 - requêtes clairement admissibles - clarté (non)
Requêtes produites tardivement - requête subsidiaire 4 - requête clairement admissible (oui)
Décision sur le recours - renvoi à la première instance (oui)

Application title

Grille textile d'épaisseur réduite

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T040214.20180612

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 376.533K)
T 0829/15 (Network labelling information/ADVA) of 12.6.2018

Online on

06.07.2018

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

12.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/46

Application no.

12152169.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Method and network access device for accessing a virtual private network

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T082915.20180612

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 264.191K)
T 1268/16 () of 25.6.2018

Online on

06.07.2018

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

25.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 5/00
C08K 5/10
C08K 5/103

Application no.

09165508.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Weichmacherzubereitungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T126816.20180625

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 276.862K)
T 0753/17 () of 12.6.2018

Online on

06.07.2018

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/29
A23L 1/305
A23C 1/04
A61P 3/02
A23L 1/308

Application no.

08858188.9

Keywords

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

Application title

HIGH ENERGY LIQUID ENTERAL NUTRITIONAL COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T075317.20180612

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.794K)
T 0049/13 (Method of manufacturing a peritoneal dialysis solution/BAXTER … of 1.6.2018

Online on

05.07.2018

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

1.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/37
C12Q 1/26
G01N 33/569

Application no.

05713781.2

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (no)
Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

Methods for detection of microbial contaminants in peritoneal dialysis solutions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T004913.20180601

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.668K)
T 0156/15 (Rapid acting compositions/ELI LILLY) of 27.2.2018

Online on

05.07.2018

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

27.2.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
A61K 38/28
A61K 9/20
A61K 38/00

Application no.

09007867.6

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary requests 10-16, 18 - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 1-9, 19 and 20
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)
Auxiliary request 17 - Extension of scope of protection (yes)
Late submitted documents - admitted (no)

Application title

Rapid acting drug delivery compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T015615.20180227

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B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 420.732K)
T 0231/15 () of 12.6.2018

Online on

05.07.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

12.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/02
C08F 4/654

Application no.

07791177.4

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Late-filed facts - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Late-filed document - admitted (no)
Late-filed argument - admitted (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

ETHYLENE POLYMER PARTICLE, METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME, AND MOLDED ARTICLE USING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T023115.20180612

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 545.230K)
T 1475/15 () of 24.4.2018

Online on

05.07.2018

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

24.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 11/59

Application no.

07785354.7

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Application title

SILICATE-BASE LUMINESCENT MATERIALS HAVING MULTIPLE EMISSION PEAKS, PROCESSES FOR PREPARING THE SAME AND LIGHT EMITTING DEVICES USING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T147515.20180424

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.028K)
T 0675/16 (Entstickung/Scheuch) of 13.6.2018

Online on

05.07.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

13.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/86

Application no.

10727333.6

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1, 5, 6
Erweiterung des Schutzumfangs - Hilfsanträge 2,3,4
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag 7 - nicht zugelassen
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag 8 - zugelassen - gewährbar

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR ENTSTICKUNG VON RAUCHGASEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T067516.20180613

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 425.840K)
T 1241/16 (Halogeniertes Polysilan/Nagarjuna) of 25.6.2018

Online on

05.07.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

25.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 12/00
C01B 33/107
H05H 1/24

Application no.

09753539.7

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (nein)

Application title

HALOGENIERTES POLYSILAN UND PLASMACHEMISCHES VERFAHREN ZU DESSEN HERSTELLUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T124116.20180625

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 341.653K)
T 1242/16 (Halogeniertes Polysilan/Nagarjuna) of 27.6.2018

Online on

05.07.2018

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

27.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 12/00
C01B 33/107

Application no.

09753540.5

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (nein)

Application title

HALOGENIERTES POLYSILAN UND THERMISCHES VERFAHREN ZU DESSEN HERSTELLUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T124216.20180627

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 327.682K)
T 1421/17 () of 5.3.2018

Online on

05.07.2018

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.3.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04D 7/00
C04B 41/50

Application no.

01918272.4

Keywords

-

Application title

PROCESS FOR PROVIDING A PHOTOCATALYTIC COATING ON A SUBSTRATE AND COATED SUBSTRATE OBTAINABLE BY THE PROCESS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T142117.20180305

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.168K)
T 1174/14 () of 20.6.2018

Online on

04.07.2018

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01H 4/48

Application no.

04077813.6

Keywords

Amendments, clarity of amended claim (no)

Application title

Service trolley for open-end spinning machines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T117414.20180620

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 285.564K)
T 1516/14 () of 8.6.2018

Online on

04.07.2018

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

8.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/04
A22B 5/08

Application no.

07793848.8

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Grounds for opposition - fresh ground for opposition (yes)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

DEVICE AND METHOD FOR SCALDING POULTRY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T151614.20180608

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.347K)
T 2079/10 (Steuerung von zellulär aufgebauten Alarmsystemen/SWISSRE) of 19.4.2018

Online on

03.07.2018

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

19.4.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06Q 40/00

Application no.

08004682.4

Keywords

Priorität - Grundlage im Prioritätsdokument (nein)
Priorität - Gültigkeit des Prioritätstags (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit nach Änderung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Mischung technischer und nichttechnischer Merkmale
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Mangelnde Berücksichtigung technischer Merkmale durch erste Instanz
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)

Application title

Elektronische Steuerungsvorrichtung sowie Verfahren zur Steuerung von zellulär aufgebauten Alarmsystemen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T207910.20180419

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 350.543K)
T 2058/12 (LIGHT THERAPY / Leto Holdings) of 28.6.2018

Online on

03.07.2018

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

28.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 5/06

Application no.

04754312.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

HAND-HELD LIGHT THERAPY APPARATUS AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T205812.20180628

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 308.480K)
T 2119/13 (Weiterreichungsverfahren/IPCom) of 9.5.2018

Online on

03.07.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

9.5.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04W 36/00
H04W 92/20

Application no.

07114706.0

Keywords

Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)

Application title

Weiterreichungsverfahren sowie entsprechende Mobilstation und Basisstation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T211913.20180509

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 368.143K)
T 0486/14 () of 17.5.2018

Online on

03.07.2018

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01D 5/00
B23K 9/235
B23K 15/00

Application no.

07252261.8

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - effect not made credible within the whole scope of claim
Late-filed auxiliary requests - prima facie unclear
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

Enhanced weldability for high strength cast and wrought nickel superalloys

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T048614.20180517

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 345.082K)
T 1089/11 (Serum-free medium/BAVARIAN NORDIC) of 12.12.2017

Online on

02.07.2018

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

12.12.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 5/0735

Application no.

03766057.8

Keywords

Admission of documents (68) and (69) - (no)
Added matter - (no)
Clarity - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Priority - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHOD FOR THE AMPLIFICATION OF A POXVIRUS UNDER SERUM FREE CONDITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T108911.20171212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 636.194K)
T 0736/12 (Glyphosate tolerant wheat plant/MONSANTO) of 5.12.2017

Online on

02.07.2018

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

5.12.2017

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/82
C12N 15/10
A01H 5/12

Application no.

01973471.4

Keywords

"Main request - Inventive step (yes)"

Application title

Glyphosate tolerant wheat plant 33391 and compositions and methods for detection thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2017:T073612.20171205

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 326.994K)
T 1045/14 (Broadcast channel identification/CORE WIRELESS Licensing) of 8.6.2018

Online on

02.07.2018

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

8.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04H 20/00

Application no.

07734844.9

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Broadcast channel identification

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T104514.20180608

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.358K)
T 0081/15 (Thermosensitiver Strich / VOITH PATENT) of 17.5.2018

Online on

02.07.2018

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.5.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 25/14

Application no.

05101506.3

Keywords

Zulässigkeit eines im Einspruchsverfahren nicht zugelassenen Dokuments: ja
Neuheit : ja
Erfinderische Tatigkeit : ja

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Behandeln einer Bahn aus Papier oder Karton

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T008115.20180517

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 467.836K)
T 2238/15 () of 11.4.2018

Online on

02.07.2018

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.4.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 33/04
B60J 5/06

Application no.

09014068.2

Keywords

Offenkundige Vorbenutzung - Nichtzulassung eines rechtzeitig vorgelegten Beweisangebots durch die Einspruchsabteilung - Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja)
Keine verspätet vorgebrachten Tatsachen, sondern Argumente
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz - (ja)
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (ja)

Application title

Planenaufbau eines Nutzfahrzeugs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T223815.20180411

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 472.434K)
T 1773/17 () of 26.6.2018

Online on

02.07.2018

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

26.6.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08F 2/00
C08F 2/10
C08F 2/16
C08F 2/18
A61L 15/60
C08F 6/00

Application no.

08708656.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG WASSERABSORBIERENDER POLYMERPARTIKEL DURCH POLYMERISATION VON TROPFEN EINER MONOMERLÖSUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T177317.20180626

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 300.777K)

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