Decisions in 2019

All board of appeal decisions released for publication in 2019 are shown in the list below by month.

Available months in 2019

May 2019

T 0056/13 (Information Reproduction I/O Method / Yoshida) of 5.4.2019

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

03798532.2

Keywords

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

Application title

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

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T005613.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 5/00
H04N 5/21

Application no.

06755938.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Antialiasing system and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T057614.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 23/04

Application no.

03726296.1

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - all requests

Application title

DETERMINATION OF WHEEL SENSOR POSITION USING ACCELERATION SIGNALS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T012516.20181120

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

02801340.7

Keywords

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

Application title

PHYSICAL BLENDS OF POLYETHYLENES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T077816.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

13821147.9

Keywords

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

Application title

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MULTI-CONTEXT MEDIA CONTROL AND PLAYBACK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T255416.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

23.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

13164019.5

Keywords

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

Application title

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

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T001318.20190412

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 17/00
H04N 17/04

Application no.

05793444.0

Keywords

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

Application title

VIDEO QUALITY OBJECTIVE EVALUATION DEVICE, EVALUATION METHOD, AND PROGRAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T159113.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

10008061.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Column readout circuit with increased signal range for CMOS image sensor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T229213.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

08841651.6

Keywords

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

Application title

FUNNEL ELEMENT FOR MOCHA PROVIDED WITH PERFORATION MEANS AND CARTRIDGE THEREFOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168815.20190410

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01J 5/04
A01J 5/08

Application no.

07820124.1

Keywords

-

Application title

ZITZENGUMMI SOWIE MELKBECHER MIT EINER BELÜFTUNGSDÜSE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T184515.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 9/28
A47L 5/36

Application no.

06706342.0

Keywords

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

Application title

SAUGGERÄT MIT EINER BATTERIEKAMMER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T224515.20190408

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 14/06
F16J 9/26

Application no.

10721479.3

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Gleitelement.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T225215.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 14/06
F16J 9/26

Application no.

10706985.8

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Gleitelement.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T018716.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

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

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/01

Application no.

07002586.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Haupt-, Hilfsanträge 1 bis 3 (nein)
Zulassung ins Verfahren - Hilfsantrag 4 (nein): verspätet und "neuer Fall"

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Betreiben von zumindest zwei Funktionskomponenten eines Systems, insbesondere eines Fahrzeugs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T093316.20190423

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 398.969K)
T 2491/16 (Bilayer tablet / BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM) of 7.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/20
A61K 31/4184
A61K 31/4422
A61P 9/00
A61P 9/04
A61P 9/08
A61P 9/10
A61P 9/12
A61P 3/10
A61P 25/28

Application no.

05810652.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request, auxiliary request 1 (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request 2 (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 2 (yes)
Late-filed documents
Late-filed document - admitted (partially)

Application title

BILAYER TABLET COMPRISING TELMISARTAN AND AMLODIPINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T249116.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 533.920K)
T 2714/16 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 29/00

Application no.

09752627.1

Keywords

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

Application title

HYBRID REINFORCEMENT STRUCTURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T271416.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 381.540K)
T 0213/17 () of 18.2.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

18.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60K 17/14
E02F 9/22
B60K 7/00

Application no.

10770621.0

Keywords

Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Novelty - public prior use
Novelty - burden of proof
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

VEHICLE HAVING DRIVING AND STEERING WHEELS ACTUATED BY HYDRAULIC MOTORS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021317.20190218

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.234K)
T 0887/17 () of 15.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 1/06
B62D 1/04

Application no.

12753060.8

Keywords

-

Application title

LENKRAD FÜR EIN KRAFTFAHRZEUG UND VERFAHREN ZUM FERTIGEN EINES LENKRADS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T088717.20190315

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 352.981K)
T 0698/18 (Resonating and matching circuit / MURATA MANUFACTURING) of 5.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

5.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 1/50
G06K 19/07
G06K 19/077
H01Q 1/38
H01Q 1/46
H01Q 9/16
H04B 5/02
H04B 5/00
H01Q 1/22

Application no.

11164408.4

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - completeness of disclosure
Absence of embodiments

Application title

Wireless IC device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T069818.20190305

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.379K)
T 1181/18 () of 29.3.2019

Online on

22.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F21S 8/02
F21Y 101/02

Application no.

07864896.1

Keywords

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

Application title

SELF-BALLASTED SOLID STATE LIGHTING DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T118118.20190329

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 359.443K)
T 0090/14 () of 16.4.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08B 29/18
G08B 17/00

Application no.

08103731.9

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1 und 2 - zugelassen (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hilfsanträge 3 und 4 (nein)

Application title

Vorrichtung zur Überwachung eines Brandmelders und Konfigurierungsverfahren und Brandmelder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T009014.20190416

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 299.276K)
T 1038/14 () of 22.6.2018

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

22.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/565
A61P 5/24

Application no.

01270333.6

Keywords

Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Right to be heard - decision under appeal insufficiently reasoned
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - special reasons for not remitting the case
Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Grounds for opposition - main request
Novelty - second (or further) medical use (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

USE OF AN OESTROGEN IN THE MANUFACTURE OF A COMPOSITION CONTAINING OESTROGEN FOR THE TREATMENT OF ATROPHIC VAGINITIS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T103814.20180622

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 576.880K)
T 1875/14 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 33/50
H01L 33/58

Application no.

10181251.9

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Inventive step - (no)
Auxiliary request - request identical to request not admitted in first instance proceedings - admitted (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - change of subject-matter - admitted (no)

Application title

Composite white light source and method for fabricating

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T187514.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 439.522K)
T 0970/15 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 17/00
C09B 67/00
C09D 167/08

Application no.

02732642.0

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

PIGMENT PASTE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T097015.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.541K)
T 2071/15 (Dental care product / UNILEVER) of 14.3.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/27
A61K 8/66
A61Q 11/00

Application no.

03075488.1

Keywords

Exceptions to patentability - main request
Exceptions to patentability - (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary requests 1 to 4
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request 5
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request 5 (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Dental care product

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T207115.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.331K)
T 1079/16 () of 15.5.2019

Online on

21.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66C 1/12
B66C 15/00
D07B 1/14

Application no.

07250992.0

Keywords

Main and auxiliary requests 1 to 7 - intermediate generalisation (yes)
Auxiliary request 8 - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

System and method of identification, inspection and training for material lifting products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T107916.20190515

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.060K)
T 1261/14 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

20.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01V 8/20

Application no.

08105628.5

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - zwei Ausgangspunkte für die Beurteilung der erfinderischen Tätigkeit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Sicherheitslichtgitter und entsprechendes Verfahren zur Überwachung eines Schutzbereichs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T126114.20190503

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 387.966K)
T 2475/13 () of 22.3.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01H 9/04

Application no.

09174742.8

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Klarheit - Hilfsantrag I (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag II (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge IIIa und V
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - (nicht zugelassen)
Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hilfsantrag IV (ja)

Application title

Explosionsgeschützte Schalteinrichtung und Verfahren zum Betreiben einer Schalteinrichtung mit einem explosionsgeschützten Gehäuse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T247513.20190322

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 351.818K)
T 1881/14 () of 12.2.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 59/60
C07C 51/367
C07C 59/125

Application no.

05003714.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Verfahren zur lösungsmittelfreien Herstellung von Ethercarbonsäuren mit niedrigem Restsalzgehalt

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188114.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 351.982K)
T 1429/15 (Interactive sound reproducing device/BOSE) of 16.4.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

16.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 1/20
G06F 3/16

Application no.

06124855.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Interactive sound reproducing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T142915.20190416

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 278.105K)
T 1662/15 (Delivering notification events/SAMSUNG) of 14.5.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04H 7/00

Application no.

06023160.2

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Application title

Method and system for delivering notification events/messages and service guide source data for generation of service guide in a mobile broadcast system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T166215.20190514

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.540K)
T 0345/16 (Glossy coating/Hewlett-Packard) of 14.2.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 5/52
B41M 5/50

Application no.

07871516.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed request - justification for late filing (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

METHOD FOR CATIONIC CONVERSION OF NANO-MILLED CALCIUM CARBONATE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T034516.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.662K)
T 0351/17 (LAUNDRY CLEANSING AND CONDITIONING COMPOSITION/UNILEVER) of 1.3.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

1.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/37
C11D 3/22
C11D 1/02
C11D 1/22

Application no.

04704608.1

Keywords

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

Application title

LAUNDRY CLEANSING AND CONDITIONING COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T035117.20190301

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.720K)
T 0573/17 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 5/24
C08K 7/06
C08L 101/00

Application no.

11186751.1

Keywords

Added subject-matter (yes) ; all requests

Application title

Prepreg and carbon fiber-reinforced composite material

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T057317.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.875K)
T 0507/18 (Water-in-oil bitumen dispersions/INGEVITY) of 7.5.2019

Online on

17.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 95/00
C08J 3/02
C08J 11/04
E01C 5/12
E01C 7/18
C04B 26/26

Application no.

12150099.5

Keywords

Apportionment of costs - (no)

Application title

Water-in-oil bitumen dispersions and methods for producing paving compositions from the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T050718.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 259.350K)
D 0007/18 () of 3.5.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

3.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:D000718.20190503

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 150.387K)
T 1764/14 () of 6.3.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 6/00

Application no.

06004252.0

Keywords

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

Application title

X-ray diagnostic apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T176414.20190306

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 518.386K)
T 0314/15 () of 28.3.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 3/20
F01N 3/023
F01N 3/025
F01N 3/035
F01N 3/24
B01D 53/94

Application no.

06782467.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - name and address of appellant
Admissibility of appeal - after remedy of deficiencies (yes)
Grounds for opposition - inventive step
Inventive step - closest prior art
Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request V (no)
Amendments - disclosure in Figures
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - change of subject-matter (not admitted)

Application title

EXHAUST PURIFIER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T031415.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 587.674K)
T 1799/15 () of 26.2.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24F 13/06

Application no.

06024934.9

Keywords

Beanspruchter Gegenstand geht über den Inhalt der ursprünglich eingereichten Anmeldung hinaus: Hauptantrag: ja; Hilfsantrag I: nein

Application title

Luftleitelement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T179915.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 328.762K)
T 2287/15 () of 8.4.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 9/26
F16J 9/12

Application no.

08706798.9

Keywords

Verspätetes Vorbringen - nicht zugelassen
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Kolbenring

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T228715.20190408

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 360.801K)
T 0177/18 (INGOT MOLD FOR CASTING SLABS / SMS group GmbH) of 6.5.2019

Online on

16.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

6.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22D 11/04

Application no.

06793736.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal (no)
Admissibility of appeal - address missing
Admissibility of appeal - no response to the communication

Application title

INGOT MOLD FOR CASTING SLABS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T017718.20190506

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 252.938K)
D 0002/18 () of 8.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:D000218.20190408

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 836.574K)
D 0002/18 () of 8.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

DBA

Decision date

8.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

-

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:D000218.20190408

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 260.118K)
T 2255/14 () of 8.3.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 33/16
B65D 30/20
B65D 37/00
B31B 19/90
B31B 19/94
B31B 19/36

Application no.

09075436.7

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - requests could have been filed in the first intance proceedings (yes)
Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant

Application title

Package having reclosable pour spout and method of forming same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T225514.20190308

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.952K)
T 1358/15 (Wireless communication system/SHARP) of 9.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 72/04
H04B 7/04
H04J 1/00
H04J 11/00
H04L 27/01

Application no.

10766785.9

Keywords

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

Application title

WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, COMMUNICATION APPARATUS, COMMUNICATION METHOD AND COMMUNICATION PROGRAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T135815.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 296.843K)
T 1642/15 () of 8.5.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F27B 3/08

Application no.

11163495.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Schmelzofen, insbesondere Lichtbogenofen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T164215.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 424.494K)
T 1649/15 () of 5.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21S 8/00
F21V 21/40
F21Y 101/02

Application no.

04004600.5

Keywords

Klarheit (nein)
unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Zulassung eines neuen Hilfsantrags (nein)

Application title

Operationsleuchte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T164915.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 295.020K)
T 2117/15 () of 25.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

25.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A21D 6/00
A21D 15/02
A21C 13/00

Application no.

07018442.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Back-Vorprodukten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T211715.20190425

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 388.438K)
T 2382/15 (Glyoxal Crosslinked Cationic Polygalactomannan / HERCULES) of 9.5.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/73
A61K 8/35
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

07839916.9

Keywords

Late-filed evidence - admitted (partly)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - implicit disclosure (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

DISPERSIBLE GLYOXAL TREATED CATIONIC POLYGALACTOMANNAN POLYMERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T238215.20190509

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 391.468K)
T 0257/16 () of 6.3.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23H 7/08

Application no.

08170563.4

Keywords

-

Application title

Drahtelektrode zum funkenerosiven Schneiden und Verfahren zur Herstellung einer solchen Drahtelektode

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T025716.20190306

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 347.431K)
T 1477/16 () of 11.4.2019

Online on

15.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/64
C08F 222/02
D06M 13/203
D06M 15/263
D06M 13/192
C08K 5/053
C08K 5/20
C08K 5/17

Application no.

08171000.6

Keywords

Novelty - all requests (no)

Application title

Binder composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147716.20190411

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.946K)
T 0968/13 (ROTATE THEN OPERATE ON SELECTED BITS/IBM) of 6.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

6.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/315
G06F 9/305
G06F 9/318

Application no.

09701244.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

ROTATE THEN OPERATE ON SELECTED BITS FACILITY AND INSTRUCTIONS THEREFORE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T096813.20190506

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.819K)
T 0074/14 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/075

Application no.

04747712.0

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments of application
Amendments - discretion of examining division
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Method for making a silicon based thin film solar cell

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T007414.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 455.833K)
T 0437/14 () of 12.3.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 51/30
C09K 11/06
H05B 33/14

Application no.

08003327.7

Keywords

Allowability of undisclosed disclaimer (Yes)
Loss of priority right after introduction of disclaimer (No)
Divisional application not prior art under Article 54(3) EPC

Application title

Complexes of form L2IrX

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T043714.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 434.171K)
T 1218/14 () of 8.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

8.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12C 5/00
C12C 12/00
A23L 2/84
A23L 1/05

Application no.

05810988.5

Keywords

Novelty - accidental disclosure

Application title

PROLAMIN-REDUCED BEVERAGES AND METHODS FOR THE PREPARATION THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T121814.20190208

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 592.694K)
T 1512/14 () of 22.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 141/10
C10M 163/00
C10M 141/12

Application no.

03250958.0

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Lubricating a CVT transmission with a Power Transmission Fluid

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T151214.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 585.962K)
T 0956/15 (PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF ACETIC ACID / BP Chemicals) of 14.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 51/12

Application no.

09711918.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF ACETIC ACID

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T095615.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 337.521K)
T 1412/15 (CYTOSINE ANALOGUE / DNA METHYLTRANSFERASE 1 INHIBITION) of 26.4.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

26.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07H 19/073
C07D 405/12
A61K 31/7068
A61P 35/00
C07D 239/47
C07D 401/12

Application no.

11716084.6

Keywords

Late-filed main request - admitted (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)

Application title

A CYTOSINE ANALOGUE, A METHOD OF PREPARATION OF A CYTOSINE ANALOGUE, A DNA METHYLTRANSFERASE 1 INHIBITOR, A METHOD FOR DNA METHYLATION INHIBITION, THE USE OF THE ANALOGUE IN THE TREATMENT OF DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH DEVIATIONS FROM NORMAL DNA METHYLATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T141215.20190426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.119K)
T 1624/15 () of 7.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/16

Application no.

09759847.8

Keywords

-

Application title

INTRAOCULAR LENS DELIVERY DEVICE HAVING A CARTRIDGE WITH AN INTERNAL COATING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T162415.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 228.817K)
T 2223/15 (User-configurable multi-function key entry timeout / Doro) of 7.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

7.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/023

Application no.

11162706.3

Keywords

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

Application title

A portable electronic device having user-configurable multi-function key entry timeout

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T222315.20190507

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.183K)
T 2254/15 () of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 65/28

Application no.

09014409.8

Keywords

"Erlöschen des Patents in allen benannten Vertragsstaaten - Einstellung des Beschwerdeverfahrens"

Application title

Positioniervorrichtung für Bandförderanlagen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T225415.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 227.936K)
T 0387/16 () of 9.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.5.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16H 49/00

Application no.

08102558.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

Wellgetriebe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T038716.20190509

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 280.104K)
T 2213/16 () of 7.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60P 7/135
A01D 90/08
B62D 33/03

Application no.

08749297.1

Keywords

Zulassung in das Verfahren - Hilfsantrag (JA)
unzulässige Erweiterung (NEIN)
Klarheit (JA)
Neuheit (JA)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (JA)
Einwendungen Dritter (NICHT RELEVANT)
Verspätetes Vorbringen (NICHT ZUGELASSEN)

Application title

TRANSPORTWAGEN FÜR INSBESONDERE LANDWIRTSCHAFTLICHES STÜCKGUT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T221316.20190207

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 375.893K)
T 0906/17 () of 15.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 13/02

Application no.

08019715.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge

Application title

Spreizdübel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090617.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 353.186K)
T 1582/17 () of 28.2.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

28.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/32
A61F 2/36
A61F 2/00
A61B 19/00

Application no.

09715869.5

Keywords

Admissibility of the appeal
Insufficiency of disclosure
Remittal to the opposition division

Application title

SYSTEM OF MAPPING FEMORAL HEAD FOR ACETABULAR PROSTHESIS ALIGNMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T158217.20190228

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.858K)
T 1882/17 (Malware detection/QUALCOMM) of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/56
G06F 21/55

Application no.

13713630.5

Keywords

Claims clarity (no)
Inventive step (no)

Application title

COMPUTING DEVICE TO DETECT MALWARE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188217.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.971K)
T 2556/17 (Data consistency among network applications/INFOBOX) of 8.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/24

Application no.

05738665.8

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

MAINTAINING DATA INTEGRITY IN A DISTRIBUTED ENVIRONMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T255617.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 267.147K)
T 0192/19 () of 2.5.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26
H04N 7/36
H04N 13/00

Application no.

10170452.6

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

Methods and apparatus for multi-view video coding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T019219.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.426K)
T 0199/19 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

14.05.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26
H04N 7/36
H04N 13/00

Application no.

12151704.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

Methods and apparatus for multi-view video coding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T019919.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.091K)
T 1095/15 () of 19.2.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/32
A61L 15/38
A61L 26/00
A61L 24/10

Application no.

07867783.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - all requests

Application title

GELATIN-TRANSGLUTAMINASE HEMOSTATIC DRESSINGS AND SEALANTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T109515.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.713K)
T 1126/15 () of 5.2.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 17/087
C07C 17/10
C07C 17/20
C07C 17/25
C07C 17/383
C07C 21/18
C01B 7/19
C07C 19/10
C01B 7/03
C01B 7/07

Application no.

09155292.7

Keywords

Inventive step (no)
Inventive step - main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 7
Patent to be maintained on the basis of auxiliary request 8

Application title

Integrated process to produce 2,3,3,3-tetrafluoropropene

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T112615.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 427.154K)
T 2145/15 () of 22.2.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23B 51/02
B23C 5/22
B23B 27/16

Application no.

08825882.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed
Amendments - main request, claim 7 (yes)

Application title

A TOOL FOR CHIP REMOVING MACHINING AS WELL AS A BASIC BODY THEREFOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T214515.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.899K)
T 0513/16 () of 3.4.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23C 5/10
B23C 1/00

Application no.

07700032.1

Keywords

Inventive step

Application title

ROTARY CUTTING TOOL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T051316.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.210K)
T 1364/17 (Process for making a water-soluble pouch/Procter & Gamble) of 12.2.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
B65D 65/46

Application no.

11174622.8

Keywords

Inventive step (patent as granted)
Inventive step - yes
Inventive step - credible improvement

Application title

Process for making a water-soluble pouch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T136417.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 307.239K)
T 2540/17 () of 11.4.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 25/075
H01L 33/00
F21V 19/00
G09F 9/33

Application no.

10184279.7

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

LED-Lichtquelle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T254017.20190411

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 380.369K)
T 0118/19 (Missing statement of grounds/EXA) of 8.5.2019

Online on

13.05.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

8.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/50

Application no.

14828815.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Lattice Boltzmann collision operators enforcing isotropy and Galilean invariance

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T011819.20190508

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 228.646K)
T 1571/13 (Etanercept/PFIZER) of 2.5.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/62
C07K 14/715
C12P 21/02

Application no.

08005732.6

Keywords

No text agreed by patent proprietor - revocation of the patent

Application title

Production of TNFR-Fc

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T157113.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 237.306K)
T 1626/14 () of 5.3.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 71/00

Application no.

07798987.9

Keywords

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

Application title

CARTON HAVING DISPENSING CONFIGURATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T162614.20190305

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 348.312K)
T 0117/15 () of 28.2.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B04B 1/12
B04B 1/10

Application no.

03795895.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Wiedereröffnung der geschlossenen Debatte (ja)
Spät vorgebrachte Argumente - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Zurückverweisung der Angelegenheit (nein)

Application title

ZENTRIFUGE, INSBESONDERE SEPARATOR, MIT FESTSTOFF-AUSTRITTSDÜSEN UND VERSCHLEISSSCHUTZ

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T011715.20190228

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 422.106K)
T 0893/15 () of 2.5.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

2.5.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 75/58
B65D 77/00

Application no.

04252257.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Resealable food container

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T089315.20190502

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 472.493K)
T 0903/15 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01F 29/10

Application no.

09165933.4

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Änderungen - Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)

Application title

Landwirtschaftliche Erntemaschine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090315.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 386.513K)
T 1668/15 () of 5.2.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 37/62

Application no.

08708019.8

Keywords

Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - Antrag hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (ja)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - Änderungen nach Anberaumung der mündlichen Verhandlung
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Spät vorgebrachte Argumente - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (nein)
Patentierbare Erfindung - technische und nichttechnische Merkmale
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

REGELANORDNUNG FÜR EIN WALZGERÜST UND HIERMIT KORRESPONDIERENDE GEGENSTÄNDE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T166815.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 368.434K)
T 1690/15 () of 5.4.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A47J 31/40
A47J 31/36

Application no.

10159189.9

Keywords

Preuves produites tardivement - recevable (non)
Revendications - clarté dans la procédure de recours après opposition
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Système d'extraction pour la production d'une boisson utilisant une capsule

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T169015.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 381.274K)
T 0861/17 (Device for delivery of bioactive agents/Advanced Bio Prosthetic … of 28.3.2019

Online on

10.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/04
A61L 27/54
A61F 2/06

Application no.

10185203.6

Keywords

Main request: amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests 1 to 4
Late-filed auxiliary requests - requests could have been filed in first instance proceedings (yes)

Application title

Device for in vivo delivery of bioactive agents and method of manufacture thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T086117.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.039K)
T 0271/15 () of 21.2.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B32B 27/00
E04F 15/02

Application no.

09009118.2

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag 1 und 2 (nein)
Änderungen - zulässig (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - Anträge eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

Laminatbodenpaneel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T027115.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 443.106K)
T 1420/15 () of 29.3.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

29.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/18
B65D 21/02
B65D 85/72

Application no.

05800284.1

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (yes)
Claims - clarity after amendment (no)

Application title

MORE APPEALING PET FOOD PRODUCTS AND THEIR METHODS OF PREPARATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T142015.20190329

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.936K)
T 0458/16 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22B 3/00
A22C 21/00
B65G 47/64

Application no.

11181007.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Method and processing line for stunning and/or killing of poultry

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T045816.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.103K)
T 2146/16 () of 15.4.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03G 9/087
G03G 9/08
C08F 2/00
C08F 2/22

Application no.

12003980.5

Keywords

Main request: clarity (no)
Auxiliary requests 1-3: inventive step (no)

Application title

Processes for producing toner compositions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T214616.20190415

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.546K)
T 0796/18 () of 6.2.2019

Online on

09.05.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B02C 18/22

Application no.

12156916.4

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)
Mündliche Verhandlung - in Abwesenheit des Beschwerdeführers abgehalten
Rechtliches Gehör - Fernbleiben von der mündlichen Verhandlung
Rechtliches Gehör - Gelegenheit zur Stellungnahme (ja)

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Zerkleinern von Teilen beliebiger Art

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079618.20190206

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 504.407K)
T 0809/13 (Strahlentherapie / Siemens Healthcare GmbH) of 14.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61N 5/10

Application no.

07114400.0

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Beweislast
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Nacharbeitbarkeit (nein)

Application title

Strahlentherapieanlage, Verfahren zur Anpassung eines Bestrahlungsfeldes für einen Bestrahlungsvorgang eines zu bestrahlenden Zielvolumens eines Patienten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080913.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 401.576K)
T 1146/13 (Image recognition based on sub-regions / Samsung Electronics) of 28.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 9/46
G06K 9/64
G06K 9/36

Application no.

05254130.7

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious combination of known features

Application title

Apparatus for and method of feature extraction for image recognition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T114613.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.587K)
T 2329/13 (Selective destruction / NOVOCURE) of 20.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 1/40

Application no.

03799042.1

Keywords

Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)

Application title

APPARATUS FOR TREATING A TUMOR BY AN ELECTRIC FIELD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T232913.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.512K)
T 1886/14 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 51/41
C07C 57/04
B01J 14/00
C08F 20/06
C08F 220/06

Application no.

06793087.5

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit im Einspruchsverfahren
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

NEUTRALISATIONSVERFAHREN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188614.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 391.618K)
T 1680/15 () of 27.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

27.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01B 79/00
A01B 69/00

Application no.

10159222.8

Keywords

Patentable invention - (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Availability to the public
Right to be heard - violation (no)
Late submitted material
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Method for avoiding point rows for quadrilateral fields using autoguidance

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168015.20190327

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 451.112K)
T 2305/15 () of 19.3.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 9/16

Application no.

06791216.2

Keywords

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

Application title

CYCLONE SEPARATING DEVICE OF A CLEANER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T230515.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.938K)
T 2323/15 (Lime thickening/Andritz) of 24.1.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21C 11/04
B01D 33/21
D21C 11/00

Application no.

05817677.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed request - submitted shortly before oral proceedings
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR THICKENING LIME MUD IN A DISC FILTER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T232315.20190124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.465K)
T 0210/16 () of 7.2.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 9/04
H01B 3/00
H01B 3/18

Application no.

08843776.9

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (all requests: no)

Application title

REDUCTION OF DIELECTRIC LOSSES THROUGH USE ORGANOCLAY IN SEMICONDUCTOR OR INSULATOR COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021016.20190207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.008K)
T 0312/16 () of 12.2.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/04
C08K 7/14
C08L 77/00

Application no.

10727628.9

Keywords

Amendments - Art. 123(2)
Amendments - Main request, main request A, first and second auxiliary requests (no)
Amendments - Art. 123(2)
Amendments - Third auxiliary request (yes)
Amendments - Art. 123(3)
Amendments - Third, fourth and fifth auxiliary requests (no)
Amendments - Art. 123(2) and (3)
Amendments - Sixth auxiliary request (yes)
Remittal to the opposition division for consideration of late-filed objection (no)
Late-filed objection - admitted (no)

Application title

SINGLE CONDUCTIVE PELLETS OF LONG GLASS FIBER REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC RESIN AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T031216.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 463.613K)
T 2249/16 () of 30.4.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09K 11/00

Application no.

09711244.5

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Stützung durch die Beschreibung (ja)

Application title

ANORGANISCH-ORGANISCHER KOMPOSITLEUCHTSTOFF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T224916.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 350.040K)
T 2455/17 () of 26.2.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/01
A61F 2/24

Application no.

14161991.6

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (no)
Grounds for opposition - added subject-matter (no)
Grounds for opposition - clarity in opposition appeal proceedings
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Amendments - intermediate generalisation
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - support in the description (yes)

Application title

Repositionable heart valve

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T245517.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 529.882K)
T 2247/18 (Missing statement of grounds / ARKEMA FRANCE) of 30.4.2019

Online on

08.05.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

30.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 17/25
C07C 21/18
C07C 17/20

Application no.

07119432.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Processes for selective dehydrohalogenation of halogenated alkanes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T224718.20190430

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 226.653K)
T 0116/14 (Auslegung der Zweckangabe in einem Vorrichtungsanspruch und … of 26.3.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

26.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 33/00

Application no.

01272551.1

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit
Neuheit - (ja)
Patentansprüche - Auslegung der Zweckangabe in einem Vorrichtungsanspruch

Application title

LICHTQUELLE MIT EINEM LICHTEMITTIERENDEN ELEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T011614.20190326

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 448.985K)
T 1522/14 () of 26.4.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

26.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/08

Application no.

08725195.5

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious alternative

Application title

Systems and methods for split processor control in a solid state lighting panel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T152214.20190426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.867K)
T 1479/16 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B61B 9/00

Application no.

08736407.1

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - main and first to third auxiliary requests
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - fourth auxiliary request
Amendments - broadening of claim (no)
Amendments - fourth auxiliary request
Claims - clarity (yes)
Claims - fourth auxiliary request
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - fourth auxiliary request

Application title

RAIL TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM WITH RELEASABLE HAULAGE CABLE AND RELATIVE DRIVE METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147916.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.400K)
T 0793/17 (Detergent water-soluble pouch / Procter & Gamble) of 12.2.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04
B65D 65/46

Application no.

11174624.4

Keywords

Inventive step (main request)
Inventive step - no
Inventive step - improvement not credible (second auxiliary request)
Inventive step - yes
Inventive step - credible improvement
Late-filed first auxiliary request - no convincing justification for late filing

Application title

Process for making a water-soluble pouch

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079317.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 361.577K)
T 2163/18 () of 26.4.2019

Online on

07.05.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

26.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 67/027
C07K 16/00
C07K 16/46
C12N 15/85
C12N 15/90

Application no.

11705964.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

ANIMAL MODELS AND THERAPEUTIC MOLECULES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T216318.20190426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.268K)
T 1242/06 (Tomaten II/STAAT ISRAEL) of 31.5.2012

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.5.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

00940724.8

Keywords

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

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T124206.20120531

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 89.647K)
T 1242/06 (Tomatoes II/STATE OF ISRAEL) of 31.5.2012

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.5.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

00940724.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Method for breeding tomatoes having reduced water content and product of the method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T124206.20120531

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 246.288K)
T 1242/06 (Tomates II/ÉTAT D'ISRAËL) of 31.5.2012

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

31.5.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01H 5/10

Application no.

00940724.8

Keywords

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

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T124206.20120531

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 95.317K)
T 1127/14 (Combining database tables/SAP) of 22.3.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

22.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

04739370.7

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

Data processing method and system for combining of database tables

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T112714.20190322

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.504K)
T 0056/15 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 7/00
H01L 31/00
H01L 33/00

Application no.

07818229.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

SENSOR ZUR UNTERSUCHUNG EINES WERTDOKUMENTS UND VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG DES SENSORS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T005615.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 279.602K)
T 0633/15 () of 22.1.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/04

Application no.

03029867.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Verfahren zum Stranggiessen von Knüppel- und Vorblocksträngen und Formhohlraum einer Stranggiesskokille

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T063315.20190122

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 299.591K)
T 1537/15 () of 2.4.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F28F 1/16
F24H 9/00

Application no.

07713443.5

Keywords

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

Application title

RADIATOR ELEMENT AND CAP

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T153715.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 324.565K)
T 1622/15 (Preserved compositions / JOHNSON & JOHNSON) of 29.4.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

29.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/18
A61K 47/36
A61K 9/08

Application no.

08251713.7

Keywords

Request not to admit documents and the main request filed in the first-instance proceedings and resubmitted on appeal (refused)
Main request - inventive step (no)

Application title

Methods for preparing preserved compositions containing hyaluronic acid or a pharmaceutically-acceptable salt thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T162215.20190429

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.390K)
T 1344/16 (HYDROPHILIC FILTRATION DURING MANUFACTURE OF VACCINE ADJUVANTS/ … of 21.3.2019

Online on

06.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/107
A61K 39/12
A61K 39/39

Application no.

10807661.3

Keywords

Inventive step - All requests (no)

Application title

HYDROPHILIC FILTRATION DURING MANUFACTURE OF VACCINE ADJUVANTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134416.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 400.070K)
T 0386/14 () of 9.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01R 13/66

Application no.

08770485.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Sensor Adaptor Circuit Housing Assembly and Method of Manufacturing thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T038614.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.339K)
T 0545/14 () of 12.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

12.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05B 6/06

Application no.

08775353.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Kochfeld mit einer Vielzahl von Heizelementen und Verfahren zum Betreiben eines Kochfelds

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T054514.20190412

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 450.068K)
T 1255/14 (PIGMENT GRINDING) of 9.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09B 67/04

Application no.

05001355.6

Keywords

Insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Wet grinding process using microbeads

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125514.20190409

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.005K)
T 1464/14 () of 9.11.2018

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

04765834.9

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des Hauptantrags und der spät eingereichten Entgegenhaltungen (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Wertdokument mit verschiedenen Merkmalstoffen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T146414.20181109

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 472.824K)
T 1727/14 () of 13.12.2018

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16L 11/08
F16L 11/127
B32B 1/08
B32B 25/08

Application no.

09152341.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Hilfsanträge (ja: Hilfsantrag 4 und 5; nein: Hilfsanträge 6 und 8)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein: alle zugelassenen Anträge)

Application title

Schlauch mit einer elektrisch leitfähigen Innenschicht

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T172714.20181213

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 724.559K)
T 0189/15 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16L 59/02

Application no.

02801092.4

Keywords

Droit d'être entendu - violation (non)
Preuves produites tardivement - recevable (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance - (non)
Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Modifications - clarté (oui)
Nouveauté - requête principale (non) requête subsidiaire (oui)
Activité inventive - requête subsidiaire (oui)

Application title

Gaine de protection refermable par recouvrement et utilisation de cette gaine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T018915.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 598.345K)
T 0367/15 () of 4.2.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 33/00

Application no.

05736412.7

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - Ermessen der Einspruchsabteilung
Einspruchsgründe - Entscheidung bestätigt
Spät eingereichte Druckschriften - eindeutig für das Verfahren relevant (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Ermittlung von Farb- und/oder Dichtewerten und für das Verfahren ausgebildete Druckeinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T036715.20190204

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 453.880K)
T 1644/15 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 45/02

Application no.

08803522.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Kombination bekannter Merkmale

Application title

BETRIEBSVERFAHREN FÜR EINE KÜHLSTRECKE MIT ZENTRALISIERTER ERFASSUNG VON VENTILCHARAKTERISTIKEN UND HIERMIT KORRESPONDIERENDE GEGENSTÄNDE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T164415.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 318.885K)
T 0062/16 (Leuprolide/ TOLMAR) of 14.2.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00
A61K 38/09
A61K 47/34

Application no.

09012462.9

Keywords

Admissibility of opposition - (yes)
Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Polymeric delivery formulations of leuprolide with improved efficacy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T006216.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 416.779K)
T 0766/16 () of 22.2.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/175

Application no.

00121388.3

Keywords

Revocation at the request of the patent proprietor - withdrawal of the approval to the text of the patent as granted; decision T 0073/84 followed

Application title

Ink cartridge for ink-jet printing apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T076616.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 229.198K)
T 0796/16 () of 19.2.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 11/04

Application no.

08806283.1

Keywords

Amendments - main request, auxiliary request
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request 2
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Reformatio in peius - (no)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

OPERATOR CAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079616.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 454.981K)
T 1125/17 (Parallelizing computation graphs/AB INITIO) of 2.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

04777236.3

Keywords

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

Application title

COMPUTER-AIDED PARALLELIZING OF COMPUTATION GRAPHS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T112517.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 391.553K)
T 1131/17 () of 20.3.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 3/22
C08J 9/00
C08K 5/092

Application no.

09761408.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des neuen Hauptantags - (ja)
Neuheit - (nein)

Application title

GESCHÄUMTE POLYESTER UND VERFAHREN ZU DEREN HERSTELLUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T113117.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 352.384K)
T 1337/17 (Sort value indicator/AB INITIO) of 2.4.2019

Online on

03.05.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

07015490.1

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

Computer-aided parallelizing of computation graphs

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T133717.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 323.144K)

April 2019

T 0016/14 () of 25.1.2019

Online on

30.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

25.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60L 7/10
B60L 7/16
B60L 7/24
B60T 8/1761
H02P 3/26

Application no.

07819312.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs - rechtlicher Rahmen des Einspruchs
Beschwerdebegründung - vollständiger Sachvortrag eines Beteiligten
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Antriebs- und Bremssystem eines Schienenfahrzeugs mit generatorischer Bremse und zusätzlicher Reibungsbremse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T001614.20190125

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 399.285K)
T 0493/14 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

30.04.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/46
H04N 7/36

Application no.

03811486.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Moving image prediction method, moving image encoding method and device, and moving image decoding method and device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T049314.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.771K)
T 0059/15 (Lapatinib/RATIOPHARM) of 26.2.2019

Online on

30.04.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/517

Application no.

09782127.6

Keywords

Requests submitted with the reply to the statement of grounds of appeal - admitted (yes)
Novelty - main request, auxiliary requests 2-4,8 (no)
Clarity - auxiliary requests 1,5-7 (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests 9-11 (no)

Application title

PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION COMPRISING LAPATINIB

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T005915.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.231K)
T 0861/15 (Dentalabformmassen / KETTENBACH) of 29.1.2019

Online on

30.04.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

29.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 6/10

Application no.

07702603.7

Keywords

Zulassung verspätet vorgebrachter Tatsachen und Beweismittel in das Verfahren (teilweise verneint)
Hauptantrag - Ausführbarkeit (nein)
Erster bis vierter Hilfsantrag - eingereicht mit Beschwerdebegründung - zugelassen (ja)
Erster bis vierter Hilfsantrag - Ausführbarkeit (nein)
Fünfter Hilfsantrag - Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Fünfter Hilfsantrag - Zulässigkeit der Prüfung hinsichtlich Klarheit (nein)
Fünfter Hilfsantrag - Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Fünfter Hilfsantrag - erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

DENTALABFORMMASSEN UND DARAUS HERGESTELLTE GEHÄRTETE PRODUKTE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T086115.20190129

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 818.459K)
T 1031/15 () of 23.4.2019

Online on

30.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

23.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02J 3/32
H02J 3/14
H02J 3/38

Application no.

08759379.4

Keywords

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

Application title

A Load Management Controller

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T103115.20190423

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 230.597K)
T 2556/16 (TIRE CURING PRESS / Sirketi) of 25.4.2019

Online on

30.04.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

25.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29D 30/06
B29C 33/20

Application no.

10742579.5

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (no)

Application title

A Tire Curing Press and Tire Curing Process

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T255616.20190425

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 266.773K)
T 1473/13 () of 24.1.2019

Online on

29.04.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/44
H04N 7/173

Application no.

06751124.6

Keywords

Amendments of application
Amendments - amended claims relating to unsearched subject-matter (no)
Claims - all requests
Claims - clarity (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Competence of the boards of appeal - appeal from decision of the examining division
Stay of proceedings because of constitutional complaints pending before the German Federal Constitutional Court (no)

Application title

APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING IN-BAND ATSC VESTIGIAL SIDEBAND SIGNALING OR OUT-OF-BAND SIGNALING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147313.20190124

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 738.449K)
T 0302/14 () of 12.3.2019

Online on

29.04.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24
H04N 5/38

Application no.

04711624.9

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Picture coding method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T030214.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.613K)
T 1827/15 (Gamma-hardened RFID tags/MILLIPORE) of 28.1.2019

Online on

29.04.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

28.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11C 11/16
G11C 11/22

Application no.

07253109.8

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Use of gamma hardened RFID tags in pharmaceutical devices

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T182715.20190128

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.008K)
T 0658/16 () of 9.1.2019

Online on

29.04.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60B 5/02
B60B 21/06
B60B 21/02

Application no.

11003619.1

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)

Application title

Bicycle rim

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T065816.20190109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.499K)
T 0133/15 () of 21.2.2019

Online on

26.04.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F01N 13/14
F01N 13/16
B60R 13/08
F16L 59/08

Application no.

06291553.3

Keywords

Possibilité d'exécuter l'invention - (non)

Application title

Ecran de protection thermique et acoustique d'un composant de véhicule

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T013315.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 270.401K)
T 0915/16 () of 5.3.2019

Online on

26.04.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 7/16
C11D 3/37
C11D 3/50
C11D 17/04
C11D 17/00
A61K 8/11
A61Q 13/00
A61K 8/02

Application no.

07776860.4

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)
Amendments - all requests

Application title

FILMS WITH MICROCAPSULES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T091516.20190305

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 347.581K)
T 1928/16 () of 23.4.2019

Online on

26.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

23.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02J 3/14
H02J 3/32
H02J 3/38

Application no.

08736348.7

Keywords

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

Application title

A Load Management Controller for a Household Electrical Installation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T192816.20190423

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 230.710K)
T 1985/12 (Root border cells/RIJK ZWAAN) of 13.7.2018

Online on

25.04.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

13.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/10

Application no.

07703522.8

Keywords

Main request - amended claims admitted (yes)
Requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

NON-DESTRUCTIVE PROCEDURE FOR THE ISOLATION OF DNA FROM PLANTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T198512.20180713

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 400.848K)
T 0180/14 () of 18.3.2019

Online on

25.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

18.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 21/00

Application no.

08161440.6

Keywords

Late-filed request - submitted shortly before oral proceedings
Late-filed auxiliary requests - amendments after arrangement of oral proceedings
Reimbursement of appeal fee - violation of the right to be heard (no)
Correction of error - (no)

Application title

Multithreat safety and security system and specification method thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T018014.20190318

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 404.096K)
T 0570/17 () of 18.3.2019

Online on

25.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E03F 5/04

Application no.

13158630.7

Keywords

-

Application title

Ablaufrinne

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T057017.20190318

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 319.903K)
T 2609/17 () of 8.3.2019

Online on

25.04.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 19/24

Application no.

14762454.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

BUMPER BEAM WITH MOUNTING PLATES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T260917.20190308

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 240.196K)
T 0046/12 (High concentration citrate dialysate/RENAL TECHNOLOGY) of 14.1.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

14.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/16
A61K 31/19

Application no.

00965346.0

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary request: amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Application title

USE OF HIGH CITRATE DIALYSATE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T004612.20190114

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 343.277K)
T 1329/13 () of 30.1.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

30.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02P 27/04

Application no.

00105541.7

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hauptantrag (nein)
Änderungen - Hilfsantrag
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hilfsantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zum Zuschalten eines Umrichters an einen Asynchronmotor und Umrichter mit einer Steuer- und Regelelektronik

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T132913.20190130

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 300.060K)
T 1396/13 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 37/00

Application no.

06785522.1

Keywords

Added subject-matter - new auxiliary request II (no)
Novelty - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request I (no)
Inventive step - new auxiliary request II (yes)
Late-filed new auxiliary request II - admitted (yes)

Application title

MICRONEEDLE CARTRIDGE ASSEMBLY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T139613.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.375K)
T 2378/13 () of 1.4.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

1.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08B17/06
G08B17/107
G08B29/18
G08B29/24

Application no.

08101643.8

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Hauptantrag - zugelassen (ja)
Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Gefahrenerkennung mit Einbezug einer in einem Mikrocontroller integrierten Temperaturmesseinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T237813.20190401

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 371.781K)
T 0684/14 () of 20.2.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 31/00
A61K 9/22

Application no.

03777594.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 7 (no)

Application title

Insulin delivery system with sensor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T068414.20190220

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.250K)
T 1662/14 () of 21.2.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/11
A61B 5/083
G01N 33/497

Application no.

03710743.0

Keywords

Priority - validity of priority date for a European patent
application claiming priority before the filing
date of the patent (yes - partially)
Novelty - main, first to fourth and ninth auxiliary requests
(no)
Amendments - undisclosed disclaimer
Amendments - fifth to eighth auxiliary
requests - allowable (no)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MONITORING INTRAVENOUS (IV) DRUG CONCENTRATION USING EXHALED BREATH

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T166214.20190221

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.792K)
T 0626/15 () of 7.3.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C23C 2/26
C23C 2/28
B21D 22/20

Application no.

10006299.1

Keywords

Répartition des frais - (non)

Application title

Procédé de réalisation d'une pièce à très hautes caractéristiques mécaniques, mise en forme par emboutissage, à partir d'une bande de tôle d'acier laminée et notamment laminée à chaud et revêtue

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T062615.20190307

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 255.946K)
T 1039/15 () of 30.1.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

30.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E01C 19/00
E01C 19/48

Application no.

04025453.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zum Steuern eines Strassenfertigers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T103915.20190130

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 468.414K)
T 1955/15 () of 1.2.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

1.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E06B 9/40
E06B 9/08

Application no.

00945659.1

Keywords

Amendments - disclosure in drawings
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - main request and auxiliary requests 1, 4, 5, 13, 15
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests 2, 3, 10
Inventive step - 12
Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 6

Application title

A SCREENING ARRANGEMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T195515.20190201

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 431.854K)
T 0336/16 () of 13.2.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

13.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E06B 3/673

Application no.

05712985.0

Keywords

Priority - basis in priority document (no)
Novelty - (no)

Application title

A METHOD FOR FORMING AN INSULATING GLAZING UNIT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T033616.20190213

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.573K)
T 1662/16 () of 12.3.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C23C 30/00
C23C 16/36
C23C 28/04

Application no.

06808211.4

Keywords

Requête principale et requête subsidiaire 1 - revendications - clarté (non)
Requête subsidiaire 1' - revendications - clarté (oui)
Requête subsidiaire 1' - modifications - extension de l'objet de la demande (non)

Application title

REVÊTEMENT ANTI-CORROSION A BASE DE SILICIUM, DE CARBONE, D'HYDROGENE ET D'AZOTE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T166216.20190312

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 390.531K)
T 1685/16 () of 5.3.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24F 13/26
F24F 13/06

Application no.

09014085.6

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1a (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 1b (ja)

Application title

Drallauslass zur Belüftung von Räumen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168516.20190305

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 359.219K)
T 1716/16 () of 27.2.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

27.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/315

Application no.

10723101.1

Keywords

Remittal for auxiliary request 2 - no
Novelty (main request and auxiliary request 1
Novelty - no; auxiliary request 2
Novelty - yes)
Added subject-matter (auxiliary request 2 - no)
Clarity and sufficiency of disclosure (auxiliary request 2 - yes)
Inventive step (auxiliary request 2
Inventive step - yes)
Exclusion of documents from file inspection

Application title

ASSEMBLY FOR A DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE AND DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T171616.20190227

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 507.983K)
T 2578/16 () of 3.4.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/068
A61B 17/072

Application no.

10185767.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Surgical stapling apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T257816.20190403

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 229.981K)
T 1372/18 () of 17.4.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 39/12

Application no.

13199506.0

Keywords

Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Laundry appliance

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T137218.20190417

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 245.088K)
T 2616/18 () of 11.4.2019

Online on

24.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01T 13/16
H01T 13/50
F02P 23/04

Application no.

12753328.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Corona igniter including temperature control features

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T261618.20190411

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.292K)
T 1822/14 () of 1.3.2019

Online on

23.04.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

1.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 7/12

Application no.

06024349.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Optical sensing device for detecting optical features of valuable papers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T182214.20190301

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 512.624K)
T 0800/15 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

23.04.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01B 31/08
F16J 1/04
F02F 3/00
F16J 1/08

Application no.

02782187.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

CLOSED GALLERY MONOBLOC PISTON HAVING OIL DRAINAGE GROOVE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080015.20190404

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 295.424K)
T 0067/16 () of 1.3.2019

Online on

23.04.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

1.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 7/12

Application no.

03768359.6

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Priority - same invention (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

OPTICAL SENSING DEVICE FOR DETECTING OPTICAL FEATURES OF VALUABLE PAPERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T006716.20190301

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 436.078K)
T 1109/16 () of 1.3.2019

Online on

23.04.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

1.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07D 7/12

Application no.

06024350.8

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Priority - basis in priority document (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Optical sensing device for detecting optical features of valuable papers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T110916.20190301

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.400K)
T 1244/16 () of 21.1.2019

Online on

23.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

21.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A43B 1/00
A43B 7/14
A43B 13/14
A43B 13/16
A43B 13/18

Application no.

10002574.1

Keywords

Novelty - main request
Novelty - (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request 1
Novelty - (no)
Claims - auxiliary request 2
Claims - clarity after amendment (no)
Amendments - auxiliary request 3
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request 4
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request 5
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Inventive step - non-obvious solution

Application title

Footwear orthosis

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T124416.20190121

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 502.741K)
T 0936/17 () of 24.1.2019

Online on

23.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E21B 43/10
E21B 33/128
E21B 17/00

Application no.

10195813.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Well completion

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T093617.20190124

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 376.552K)
T 2449/17 (Verdampfungseinheit/EMITEC) of 22.3.2019

Online on

23.04.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01B 1/00
F01N 3/10
F01N 3/20

Application no.

09715169.0

Keywords

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

Application title

VERDAMPFUNGSEINHEIT ZUR ERZEUGUNG EINES MINDESTENS EINEN REDUKTIONSMITTELVORLÄUFER UND/ODER EIN REDUKTIONSMITTEL UMFASSENDEN GASES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T244917.20190322

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 303.019K)
R 0006/18 (Right to be heard/PHILIPS LIGHTING) of 20.2.2019

Online on

18.04.2019

Board

EBA

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 41/00

Application no.

03736588.9

Keywords

Petition for review - clearly unallowable
Fundamental violation of right to be heard (no)

Application title

LED dimming controller

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:R000618.20190220

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 413.971K)
T 1342/15 () of 11.4.2019

Online on

18.04.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01N 1/00
F01N 1/08
F01N 1/16

Application no.

08157032.7

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Schalldämpfer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134215.20190411

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 332.780K)
T 1650/16 () of 5.4.2019

Online on

18.04.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/167

Application no.

06839457.6

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

COMPONENTS FOR ELECTRO-OPTIC DISPLAYS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T165016.20190405

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 397.297K)
T 1146/17 (Sealing composition/Bona) of 6.3.2019

Online on

18.04.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 41/49
C08G 18/10
C09J 175/00

Application no.

09007575.5

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)

Application title

A sealing composition, a method for preparing a sealing composition and the use of such a sealing composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T114617.20190306

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 326.232K)
T 0982/14 (Mevalonate kinase mutants/DSM) of 9.4.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

9.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 9/12
C12N 15/54
C12N 1/19
C12N 1/21
C12Q 1/48
C12P 23/00
A61K 38/45

Application no.

05815027.7

Keywords

Late-filed request - admitted (no)

Application title

Improved mevalonate kinase

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T098214.20190409

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 274.009K)
T 1114/14 () of 15.3.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

15.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 19/00

Application no.

03737550.8

Keywords

Inventive step - main request, first and second auxiliary requests (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - third and fourth auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR VALIDATING THE AUTHORITY OF THE HOLDER OF A DIGITAL CERTIFICATE ISSUED BY A CERTIFICATE AUTHORITY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T111414.20190315

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.077K)
T 1532/14 () of 28.3.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 27/32

Application no.

09164876.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Organic light emitting display and method of fabricating the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T153214.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.516K)
T 1845/14 () of 8.11.2018

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

8.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 4/642
C08F 210/16
C08L 23/08

Application no.

03785862.8

Keywords

Lack of sufficiency of disclosure arising from ambiguous parameter (all requests)

Application title

COPOLYMERS OF ETHYLENE WITH ALPHA-OLEFINS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T184514.20181108

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 695.316K)
T 0833/15 () of 14.1.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

14.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23L 3/015
A23L 3/10

Application no.

10009644.5

Keywords

Übertragung der Einsprechendenstellung (ja)
Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (ja)
Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Hochdruckbehandlung von Produkten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T083315.20190114

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 443.599K)
T 0839/15 () of 15.3.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 27/04
A23L 1/01

Application no.

10155661.1

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)

Application title

Steam oven for "sous-vide" cooking and method for using such oven

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T083915.20190315

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 302.652K)
T 1208/15 (Digital butler/NEXSTEP) of 19.12.2018

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/725
H04N 5/00

Application no.

06801953.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

TETHERED DIGITAL BUTLER CONSUMER ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T120815.20181219

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.097K)
T 1254/15 () of 13.3.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F03D 7/02

Application no.

06762842.0

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

WINDENERGIEANLAGE MIT EINZELPITCHEINRICHTUNGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125415.20190313

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 365.622K)
T 1983/15 (Established node/BT) of 2.4.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

08718633.4

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

DETECTING ABNORMAL TIME INTERVALS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T198315.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 257.947K)
T 0352/16 () of 28.3.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/10
C08G 18/48
C08J 9/02
C08J 9/12

Application no.

05761208.7

Keywords

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

Application title

FLEXIBLE POLYURETHANE FOAM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T035216.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.689K)
T 1088/16 () of 20.2.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/02

Application no.

06024952.1

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Novelty - all requests
Inventive step - (no) (all requests)

Application title

Multimodal polyethylene resin for pipe made by a single-site catalyst

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T108816.20190220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 551.908K)
T 2244/16 (Nonwoven with binder/Johns Manville) of 11.2.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/64
C08B 37/00
C08L 5/00
C03C 25/32
D04H 3/12

Application no.

11009801.9

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - lack of clarity no ground for opposition
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Nonwoven of synthetic polymer with binder comprising salt of inorganic acid

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T224416.20190211

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.239K)
T 1600/17 (Polymeric Fiber Webs/Johns Manville) of 11.2.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/64
C03C 25/32
C08B 37/00
C08L 5/00
C09J 179/00
C08G 69/50

Application no.

10744633.8

Keywords

Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

IMPROVED PERFORMANCE POLYMERIC FIBER WEBS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T160017.20190211

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 330.015K)
T 2546/17 (Transportable bioreactor/XYLECO) of 11.4.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

11.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12P 7/06

Application no.

07840465.4

Keywords

State of the art - document published before the relevant date (no) - insufficient proof

Application title

CONVERSION SYSTEMS FOR BIOMASS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T254617.20190411

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.044K)
T 2051/18 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/08
G06Q 50/22
G06Q 50/24
G01S 1/02
G01S 5/02
G06F 19/00

Application no.

12841989.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETECTING LOCATION OF FIXED WIRELESS ASSET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T205118.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.627K)
T 2052/18 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 30/00
G06Q 30/02
G06Q 20/10
G06Q 30/06

Application no.

10778463.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR IMPLEMENTING AND MANAGING GIFT CARDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T205218.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.594K)
T 2053/18 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

17.04.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06Q 10/00
G06Q 30/00

Application no.

10195096.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Creation of ad hoc social networks based on issue identification

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T205318.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.323K)
T 0323/14 () of 3.4.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01F 19/08
H01F 17/00
H01F 38/14
H01L 23/522
H01L 23/60
H03H 7/52
H04B 5/00
H04L 25/02

Application no.

03254772.1

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - justification for late filing (no)

Application title

Chip-scale Coils and Isolators Based Thereon

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T032314.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.224K)
T 0725/14 () of 21.1.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

21.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 307/46
C07D 307/50

Application no.

09165171.1

Keywords

Priority - valid transfer of priority right (yes)
Priority - validity of priority date (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)
Correction of error - (no)
Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (no)

Application title

Method for the synthesis of organic acid esters of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T072514.20190121

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 510.509K)
T 0726/14 () of 12.2.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 141/10

Application no.

04251794.6

Keywords

Inventive step

Application title

Gear oil having low copper corrosion properties

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T072614.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 425.258K)
T 0904/15 () of 15.2.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24C 5/32
A24C 5/35

Application no.

08166099.5

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious combination of known features
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

A transfer device in manufacturing systems for tobacco products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090415.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 499.915K)
T 0924/15 () of 21.1.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

21.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 307/46

Application no.

09164815.4

Keywords

Priority - valid transfer of priority right (yes)
Priority - validity of priority date (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)
Correction of error - (no)
Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

Method for the synthesis of 5-alkoxymethylfurfural ethers

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T092415.20190121

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 553.690K)
T 0980/15 (Hearing system/SONOVA) of 21.3.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

07821399.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Admissibility of late-filed document E8 - (no)

Application title

HEARING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OPERATING A HEARING SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T098015.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 345.891K)
T 1437/15 () of 4.3.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A24D 3/16

Application no.

06700443.2

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (nein)

Application title

FILTERCIGARETTE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T143715.20190304

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 386.352K)
T 1495/15 () of 23.1.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

23.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05D 15/16

Application no.

06011684.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Tor und Zargenholm dafür

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T149515.20190123

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 283.128K)
T 1514/15 () of 5.2.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24D 3/02

Application no.

08774490.0

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

FILTER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T151415.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 388.905K)
T 1679/15 () of 8.3.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

8.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B08B 9/032
A01J 7/02

Application no.

08779306.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Method and arrangement in a milking system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T167915.20190308

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 359.462K)
T 1880/15 () of 8.2.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

8.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A22C 25/18

Application no.

06776831.7

Keywords

Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - Antrag hätte bereits im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren vorgebracht werden können (ja)
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

VORRICHTUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUM OBERFLÄCHENTRIMMEN VON FLEISCH

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188015.20190208

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 421.663K)
T 2000/15 () of 19.3.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21S 8/02
F21V 31/00

Application no.

10158985.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge I bis IV
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Hilfsantrag V - zugelassen (nein)
Hilfsantrag VI - Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein) - Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Ja)

Application title

Leuchte mit umlaufender Dichtlippe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T200015.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 378.728K)
T 0146/16 () of 29.1.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21D 1/05

Application no.

09779474.7

Keywords

Änderungen
Klarheit
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

BETRIEBSVERFAHREN FÜR EINEN STRECKRICHTER MIT ÜBERLAGERTER ELONGATIONSREGELUNG UND UNTERLAGERTER ZUGREGELUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T014616.20190129

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 500.217K)
T 0616/16 () of 19.12.2018

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B63H 23/24
B63H 25/42
B63H 25/46
B63H 21/17
B63H 21/22

Application no.

10161060.8

Keywords

Novelty - Main Request, 9th auxiliary request
Novelty - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - new objections to be discussed
Late-filed auxiliary requests - Auxiliary Requests 13, 15, 16

Application title

Redundant thruster system

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T061616.20181219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.584K)
T 2225/16 (Intranasal therapy/SALVINELLI) of 10.4.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

10.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/7004
A61K 33/00
A61K 33/04
A61K 33/14

Application no.

12753843.7

Keywords

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

Application title

INTRANASAL ADMINISTRATION OF AGENTS WITH PRO-INFLAMMATORY ACTIVITY FOR THE THERAPY OF NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T222516.20190410

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 288.822K)
T 2297/16 () of 26.3.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

26.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/401
A61K 31/198
A61K 31/7008
A61K 31/405
A61K 9/06
A61P 17/04
A61P 17/10
A61P 31/10
A61K 8/73
A61Q 19/00
A61K 8/60
A61K 8/44
A61K 8/49
A61Q 3/00
A61Q 5/02
A61Q 19/02
A61Q 19/08
A61K 9/00
A61K 45/06
A61K 31/4045
A61Q 5/00

Application no.

10006974.9

Keywords

Divisional application - added subject-matter (no)
Divisional application - after amendment
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Topical composition comprising n-acetyl glucosamine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T229716.20190326

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 345.339K)
T 0511/17 (Multiple coatings/ ALLERGAN) of 5.2.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/28
A61K 9/48

Application no.

01995903.0

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 5a (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary requests 1-4 (no)
Amendments - auxiliary request 5
Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)

Application title

PHARMACEUTICAL DOSAGE FORM WITH MULTIPLE COATINGS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T051117.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 401.904K)
T 0992/17 () of 3.4.2019

Online on

16.04.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60J 7/02

Application no.

09162860.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Open roof construction for a vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T099217.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.263K)
T 1068/07 (Enzymatische DNA/SCRIPPS) of 25.6.2010

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

98920015.9

Keywords

Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag I - Erweiterung (bejaht)
Hilfsanträge II und III - Disclaimer
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - bejaht

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T106807.20100625

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.513K)
T 1068/07 (Enzymatic DNA/SCRIPPS) of 25.6.2010

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

98920015.9

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary request I - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary requests II and III - disclaimer
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - yes

Application title

Enzymatic DNA molecules

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T106807.20100625

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.498K)
T 1068/07 (ADN enzymatique/SCRIPPS) of 25.6.2010

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

98920015.9

Keywords

Requête principale et requête subsidiaire I - élément ajouté (oui)
Requêtes subsidiaires II et III – disclaimer
Saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours - oui

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T106807.20100625

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 33.149K)
T 1685/13 () of 11.3.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

11.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01B 11/24
G01B 11/00

Application no.

08736008.7

Keywords

Zulassung neuer Anträge (ja)
Klarheit (zweiter Hilfsantrag: nein)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag und erster Hilfsantrag: nein; dritter Hilfsantrag: ja)

Application title

VORRICHTUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUR FORMMESSUNG VON FREIFORM-FLÄCHEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168513.20190311

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 416.205K)
T 0518/14 (Constructing a process/MICROSOFT) of 19.3.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/445

Application no.

05111731.5

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

Inter-process interference elimination

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T051814.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.793K)
T 1350/14 () of 25.1.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

25.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B27D 5/00
B27D 1/00
B27G 11/00
B29C 63/00
B32B 21/00

Application no.

06024303.7

Keywords

Hauptantrag - Einspruchsgrund Artikel 100(c) EPÜ - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Alle Hilfsanträge aubetaer Hilfsantrag XI - Änderungen - zulässig (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag XI - Antrag eindeutig gewährbar (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Beschichtung von Bauteilen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T135014.20190125

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 455.767K)
T 1559/14 (Processing search information/EBAY) of 11.1.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

11.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

05802369.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Methods and systems to process search information

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T155914.20190111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.877K)
T 1905/14 (Tonal emission control for wind turbines/GENERAL ELECTRIC) of 7.11.2018

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/18

Application no.

08250035.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Tonal emission control for wind turbines

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T190514.20181107

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.010K)
T 1925/14 () of 13.2.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 88/20
B01F 7/16

Application no.

07102276.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds
Novelty - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)
Right to be heard - non-attendance at oral proceedings

Application title

Disposable mixing unit

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T192514.20190213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 440.786K)
T 0952/15 (Safety controller/ROCKWELL) of 15.11.2018

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/042
G06F 11/14
G06F 21/00
G05B 19/048

Application no.

10012816.4

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Safety controller providing rapid recovery of safety program data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T095215.20181115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 266.487K)
T 1350/15 (Magnesiumpyrophosphtat als Triebsäure/BUDENHEIM) of 13.2.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

13.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A21D 2/02
A21D 10/00
A23L 1/304
C01B 25/34

Application no.

09175720.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Magnesiumpyrophosphat enthaltendes Produkt und dessen Verwendung als Triebsäure für die Herstellung von Backwaren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T135015.20190213

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 407.769K)
T 1559/15 (METHOD OF OBTAINING PHENYL CARBAMATES / Interquim) of 22.1.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

22.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 269/04
C07C 271/44
C07C 215/50
C07C 217/56

Application no.

06807907.8

Keywords

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

Application title

METHOD OF OBTAINING PHENYL CARBAMATES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T155915.20190122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 682.011K)
T 0859/16 (Mouse with improved input mechanisms / Apple) of 15.3.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

15.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

06760398.5

Keywords

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

Application title

MOUSE WITH IMPROVED INPUT MECHANISMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T085916.20190315

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 311.214K)
T 1186/16 () of 13.2.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

13.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/30
A61K 31/70
A23L 1/236
A61P 3/10
A61P 3/04

Application no.

03772878.9

Keywords

Claims encompassing non-therapeutic embodiments (Yes)
Novelty (No, all requests)

Application title

AGENT FOR INHIBITING RISE IN BLOOD GLUCOSE LEVEL AND FOOD COMPRISING IT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T118616.20190213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 438.720K)
T 1252/16 (Lithium silicate/IVOCLAR) of 22.2.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 10/04
A61K 6/06

Application no.

10013131.7

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Double patenting - same subject-matter (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Lithium silicate materials

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125216.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 296.141K)
T 2511/16 () of 8.2.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08J 5/24
C08K 7/06
C08L 101/00

Application no.

11186744.6

Keywords

Main request: admitted (yes), added matter (no), clarity (yes)
Remittal for further prosecution

Application title

An epoxy resin composition, prepreg and carbon fiber reinforced composite materials

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T251116.20190208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 383.956K)
T 0883/17 (Aktivieren eines elektronischen Identitätsdokuments/GIESECKE) of 18.2.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

18.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 21/00
G07F 7/10

Application no.

10755121.0

Keywords

Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (nein), Hilfsantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND SYSTEM ZUM AKTIVIEREN EINES TRAGBAREN DATENTRÄGERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T088317.20190218

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 381.344K)
T 1306/17 (Inter-process interference elimination/MICROSOFT) of 19.3.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/445

Application no.

11009734.2

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (no)
Inventive step - on broad interpretation (no)

Application title

Inter-process interference elimination

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T130617.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.486K)
T 1473/17 (Account linking across networks/TIME WARNER) of 12.3.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/04
H04L 29/06
H04N 21/258
H04N 21/472
H04N 21/658

Application no.

11816757.6

Keywords

Decision insufficiently reasoned (yes)
Fundamental deficiency (yes)
Special reasons for not remitting the case (yes)
Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR CONTENT MANAGEMENT AND ACCOUNT LINKING ACROSS MULTIPLE CONTENT DELIVERY NETWORKS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147317.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.574K)
T 2927/18 () of 10.4.2019

Online on

15.04.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

10.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 8/26
H04W 76/02
H04W 8/20

Application no.

13725965.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

IDENTIFYING A USER EQUIPMENT IN A COMMUNICATION NETWORK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T292718.20190410

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 220.790K)
T 0589/13 (Immunoassay device/CHEMBIO DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEMS) of 6.12.2018

Online on

12.04.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

6.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/543
G01N 33/52
G01N 33/53
C12Q 1/00

Application no.

06737827.3

Keywords

Re-establishment of rights - (yes)
Re-establishment of rights - time limit for filing statement of grounds
Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

DUAL PATH IMMUNOASSAY DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T058913.20181206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.697K)
T 1258/14 () of 26.3.2019

Online on

12.04.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

26.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09D 5/00
C09D 5/08

Application no.

01976296.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR VORBEHANDLUNG ODER/UND BESCHICHTUNG VON METALLISCHEN OBERFLÄCHEN VOR DER UMFORMUNG MIT EINEM LACKÄHNLICHEN ÜBERZUG UND VERWENDUNG DER DERART BESCHICHTETEN SUBSTRATE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125814.20190326

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 336.437K)
T 2136/15 () of 15.1.2019

Online on

12.04.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/00

Application no.

07837908.8

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Novelty - novelty of use
Novelty - second (or further) medical use
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - by the board of appeal
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - (no)

Application title

INTRAMYOCARDIAL PATTERNING FOR GLOBAL CARDIAC RESIZING AND RESHAPING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T213615.20190115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 371.331K)
T 0687/16 (Curable Fiberglass Binder/Johns Manville) of 11.2.2019

Online on

12.04.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/64
C08B 37/00
C08L 5/00
C03C 25/32

Application no.

10744635.3

Keywords

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

Application title

CURABLE FIBERGLASS BINDER COMPRISING AMINE SALT OF INORGANIC ACID

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T068716.20190211

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.145K)
T 1036/16 (Curable fiberglass binder/Johns Manville) of 11.2.2019

Online on

12.04.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/64
C08B 37/00
C08L 5/00
C03C 25/32

Application no.

10744634.6

Keywords

Late-filed request - request clearly allowable (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

CURABLE FIBERGLASS BINDER COMPRISING AMINE SALT OF INORGANIC ACID

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T103616.20190211

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.011K)
T 1562/13 () of 7.2.2019

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

7.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 15/00
F16L 15/06
E21B 17/042

Application no.

07114962.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Method for improving fatigue resistance of a threaded joint

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T156213.20190207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 518.682K)
T 0662/14 (Test lot screening/INSTITUTE FOR ENVIROMENTAL HEALTH) of 12.3.2019

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/04

Application no.

05783958.1

Keywords

Consideration of late-filed evidence (no)
Main request - added matter (no)
Novelty (yes)
Remittal for examination of inventive step

Application title

MODULAR COMPOSITING-MULTIPLE LOT SCREENING PROTOCOLS FOR DETECTION OF PATHOGENS, MICROBIAL CONTAMINANTS AND/OR CONSTITUENTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T066214.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 716.313K)
T 0930/14 () of 11.12.2018

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

11.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 8/34
A61K 8/36
A61K 8/49
A61Q 17/00

Application no.

09757183.0

Keywords

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

Application title

SYNERGISTIC PRESERVATIVE BLENDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T093014.20181211

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.870K)
T 1764/15 (Formulierung zur Behandlung des Verdauungstraktes/DR. FALK) of 19.2.2019

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 9/46
A61K 31/58

Application no.

09800023.5

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge 1 bis 3
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

PHARMAZEUTISCHE FORMULIERUNG ZUR BEHANDLUNG DES OBEREN VERDAUUNGSTRAKTES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T176415.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 386.199K)
T 1970/15 (Detergent composition for drying through the wash / PROCTER & … of 17.1.2019

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/66
C11D 3/37
C11D 3/33

Application no.

09178697.0

Keywords

Clarity (not objectable) : contested term already contained in the granted claims
Added matter : no
Novelty : yes
Inventive step : yes
Inventive step - unexpected effect of the claimed combination

Application title

Detergent composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T197015.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 341.756K)
T 2325/15 () of 21.2.2019

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/67
A61Q 19/00

Application no.

08013148.5

Keywords

Rechtliches Gehör - wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Kosmetisches Verfahren zur Beeinflussung der Haut

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T232515.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 375.439K)
T 0444/16 (Method of achieving drying through the wash / PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 17.1.2019

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/66
C11D 1/72
C11D 1/825

Application no.

09178677.2

Keywords

Inventive step (main request
Inventive step - first to third auxiliary request) : no
Inventive step - all features of claim 1 disclosed in the closest prior art (fourth auxiliary request) : yes
Inventive step - unexpected advantage

Application title

Method and use of a dishwasher composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T044416.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 367.140K)
T 0817/16 (Document scoring/GOOGLE) of 10.1.2019

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

10.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

04784004.6

Keywords

Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

Information retrieval based on historical data

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T081716.20190110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.887K)
T 2048/16 (Drying through the wash / PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 17.1.2019

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/66
C11D 3/386

Application no.

09178710.1

Keywords

Inventive step (all requests) : no

Application title

Method and use of a dishwasher composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T204816.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.985K)
T 0131/19 () of 4.4.2019

Online on

11.04.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26

Application no.

08838196.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

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

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T013119.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.553K)
T 1361/13 (Centralised access rights information management/NOKIA) of 9.1.2019

Online on

10.04.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

9.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 21/00

Application no.

05825293.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REPRESENTING A SECURE TIME ON A DEVICE ON AN INSECURE CLOCK

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T136113.20190109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.822K)
T 1479/14 () of 16.1.2019

Online on

10.04.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

16.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 25/06
B65B 35/24

Application no.

03799893.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Late-filed argument - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (yes)

Application title

FILL AND PACKAGING APPARATUS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147914.20190116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 346.292K)
T 1789/14 () of 5.4.2019

Online on

10.04.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

5.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

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

Application no.

01106081.1

Keywords

Feststellung eines Rechtsverlusts - zu Unrecht da kein Rechtsverlust mangels Zustellung der Mitteilung nach R. 100 (2)
Weiterbehandlung - Rechtsverlust (nein)
Weiterbehandlung - Rückzahlung der Weiterbehandlungsgebühr (ja)

Application title

Drucksensorvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T178914.20190405

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 236.229K)
T 0100/15 () of 15.1.2019

Online on

10.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 5/00
B22F 5/04
B22F 3/105

Application no.

07013153.7

Keywords

Amendments - intermediate generalisation
Sufficiency of disclosure - completeness of disclosure

Application title

Mass production of tridimensional articles made of intermetallic compounds

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T010015.20190115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 374.604K)
T 2023/15 (Point and click device for a computer / Posturite) of 8.3.2019

Online on

10.04.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

8.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

10760739.2

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - effect not made credible within the whole scope of claim
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - converging versions of claims

Application title

POINT AND CLICK DEVICE FOR A COMPUTER WORKSTATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T202315.20190308

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 298.869K)
T 2680/17 (Antimicrobial cleansing composition/SCA) of 2.4.2019

Online on

10.04.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

2.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 25/16
A01N 25/30
A01N 31/02
A01N 41/02
A47K 5/14
A61Q 19/10
A61K 8/04

Application no.

11706831.2

Keywords

Withdrawal of the approval to the text of the patent as granted - revocation of the patent

Application title

LOW ALCOHOL ANTIMICROBIAL CLEANSING COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T268017.20190402

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 227.326K)
T 0825/18 () of 19.3.2019

Online on

10.04.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 41/00
C08L 23/04
C08L 23/06
C08L 23/16

Application no.

02802650.8

Keywords

First auxiliary request - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - All requests (no)

Application title

SCREW CAP

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T082518.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 409.522K)
T 2200/18 (Multi-layer effect pigment / BASF) of 4.4.2019

Online on

10.04.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

4.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09C 1/00

Application no.

04701488.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Multi-layer effect pigment with the outermost layer having a larger thickness

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T220018.20190404

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.320K)
T 1059/13 () of 1.4.2019

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

1.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/158
A61M 5/20
A61M 5/32

Application no.

10158200.5

Keywords

Expiry of the patent - continuation of appeal proceedings (no)

Application title

Insertion device for an insertion set

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T105913.20190401

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 227.113K)
T 1790/13 (Growth rates control partitioning of recombinant proteins between … of 18.1.2019

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

18.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 1/21
C12N 15/72
C07K 16/00
C12P 21/02

Application no.

04768294.3

Keywords

Claims as granted
Claims - requirements of the EPC met (yes)

Application title

Methods for producing recombinant proteins

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T179013.20190118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 606.729K)
T 0269/14 (Multidimensional layered FEC/FRAUNHOFER-GESELLSCHAFT) of 3.4.2019

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/03
H04L 1/00

Application no.

08773555.1

Keywords

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

Application title

Scalable information signal, apparatus and method for encoding a scalable information content, and apparatus and method for error correcting a scalable information signal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T026914.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 536.830K)
T 0924/14 (Mémoire à conduction ionique PMC/CEA) of 3.4.2019

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G11C 16/02

Application no.

05825868.2

Keywords

Modifications - extension au-delà du contenu de la demande telle que déposée (non)
Revendications - clarté après modification (oui)
Nouveauté - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Mémoire PMC ayant un temps de rétention et une vitesse d'écriture améliorés

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T092414.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 514.677K)
T 1108/14 () of 22.10.2018

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.10.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41M 3/14
B42D 15/00
B42D 15/10
C09D 11/02
D21H 21/40
D21H 21/42

Application no.

07025049.3

Keywords

Neuheit (nein: Hauptantrag; ja: 1.Hilfsantrag)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja: 1. Hilfsantrag)

Application title

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Sicherheitsfolien, und Sicherheitsfolien

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T110814.20181022

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 487.693K)
T 1188/14 (Neisseria meningitidis gonorrhoeae outer membrane vesicles/ … of 1.3.2019

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

1.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

06124090.9

Keywords

Main request - added subject-matter (yes), clarity (no);
Auxiliary requests 1 to 3 - admissibility (no);

Application title

Vaccines of bacterial outer membrane vesicles

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T118814.20190301

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 416.046K)
T 2098/14 () of 19.3.2019

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01G 21/28

Application no.

06122083.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Elektronische Waage

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T209814.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 310.931K)
T 0076/15 () of 18.2.2019

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

18.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 29/00

Application no.

08022034.6

Keywords

Mündliche Verhandlung - Fernbleiben eines Beteiligten

Application title

Fördereinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T007615.20190218

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 382.218K)
T 0007/16 () of 15.2.2019

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 77/04

Application no.

09001601.5

Keywords

Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - zugelassen (ja)
Spät eingereichter Antrag von Beeidigung einer Aussage eines Zeugen
Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (nein)
Offenkundige Vorbenutzung - Stand der Technik (ja)
Neuheit - (nein)

Application title

Transport- und Lagerbehälter für Flüssigkeiten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T000716.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 366.383K)
T 0169/16 () of 15.1.2019

Online on

09.04.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

15.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 220/56

Application no.

07858120.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

POLYMERIC THICKENER COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T016916.20190115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 430.508K)
T 2029/13 () of 3.4.2019

Online on

08.04.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/228
H04N 5/225

Application no.

08782542.8

Keywords

Amended claims - unity of invention with original claims (yes)
Amended claims - relating to unsearched subject-matter which should have been searched (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

COMPONENTS OF A PORTABLE DIGITAL VIDEO CAMERA

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T202913.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.876K)
T 2880/18 () of 3.4.2019

Online on

08.04.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 21/45
H04N 21/442
H04N 21/475
G06T 13/40
H04N 21/4784
G06Q 30/02

Application no.

13747934.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR EVOLVING AN AVATAR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T288018.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.741K)
T 2925/18 () of 3.4.2019

Online on

08.04.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

3.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 21/438
H04N 21/442
H04N 21/443

Application no.

12889364.1

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

METHOD AND DEVICE FOR SELECTING A DESIRABLE CHANNEL WHEN POWERED-ON

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T292518.20190403

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 221.163K)
T 0371/14 () of 1.4.2019

Online on

05.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

1.4.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 7/14
H05B 7/085

Application no.

08152184.1

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - first auxiliary request (no)
Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - (no)

Application title

Graphite electrode of increased length

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T037114.20190401

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.372K)
T 2198/14 () of 13.2.2019

Online on

05.04.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

13.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/32
A61B 17/34

Application no.

12186721.2

Keywords

Right to be heard - opportunity to comment (no)
Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Bladeless optical obturator

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T219814.20190213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.316K)
T 0853/15 (COPRODUCTION OF HYDROFLUOROOLEFINS/ The Chemours Company) of 8.1.2019

Online on

05.04.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

8.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 17/25
C07C 21/18
C07C 17/38
C07C 17/383

Application no.

07754686.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

COPRODUCTION OF HYDROFLUOROOLEFINS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T085315.20190108

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 431.771K)
T 1869/15 () of 8.1.2019

Online on

05.04.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

8.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/06

Application no.

03006241.8

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - main request as filed with statement of grounds of appeal
Claims - clarity (no)- second auxiliary request submitted with statement of grounds of appeal
Amended requests - admitted - (no) - Main and first auxiliary requests as submitted with letter 4 January 2019; Third auxiliary reuqest submitted at oral proceedings

Application title

Polymer composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T186915.20190108

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.686K)
T 0031/16 (Papier für Laminatpaneel / KRONOPLUS) of 13.3.2019

Online on

05.04.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09C 1/40
C09C 1/00
C09C 3/12
E04F 15/00
D21H 27/28

Application no.

03770974.8

Keywords

Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1 bis 6) : ja
Zulässigkeit der Hilfsanträge 7 und 8 : nein

Application title

Dekorpapier mit aufgestreutem, mit einem Haftvermittler beschichteten Korund

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T003116.20190313

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 392.719K)
T 0040/16 (Cryptographie sur courbe elliptique/IDEMIA) of 5.2.2019

Online on

05.04.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04L 9/30
G06F 7/72
H04L 9/28
G06F 17/10
G06F 7/58

Application no.

10738014.9

Keywords

Décision sur le recours - renvoi à la première instance (oui)
Vice substantiel de procédure - décision attaquée suffisamment motivée (non)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours - en raison d'un vice substantiel de procédure

Application title

Cryptographie sur une courbe elliptique simplifiée

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T004016.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 343.968K)
T 0080/16 (Cryptographie sur courbe elliptique/IDEMIA) of 6.2.2019

Online on

05.04.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 7/72
H04L 9/28
G06F 7/58
G06F 17/10

Application no.

10738013.1

Keywords

Décision sur le recours - renvoi à la première instance (oui)
Vice substantiel de procédure - décision attaquée suffisamment motivée (non)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours - en raison d'un vice substantiel de procédure

Application title

Cryptographie sur une courbe elliptique

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T008016.20190206

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 369.342K)
T 1906/16 (Compositions cosmétiques détergentes comprenant une silicone aminée … of 20.3.2019

Online on

05.04.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/44
A61K 8/46
A61K 8/898
A61Q 5/02
A61Q 5/00

Application no.

09163365.1

Keywords

Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Compositions cosmétiques détergentes comprenant une silicone aminée et utilisation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T190616.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 315.715K)
T 0445/08 () of 30.1.2012

Online on

04.04.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.1.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 65/08
B01D 61/22
C02F 1/44

Application no.

99955620.2

Keywords

Beschwerde im Namen einer nicht beschwerdeberechtigten Person eingelegt - angeblicher Fehler hinsichtlich der Identität (bejaht): Mangel im Sinne der Regeln 101 (2) und 99 (1) a) EPÜ oder der Regel 139 EPÜ? Rechtsfrage von grundsätzlicher Bedeutung - widersprüchliche Rechtsprechung (bejaht) - Rechtsunsicherheit hinsichtlich der Zulässigkeitserfordernisse (bejaht) - Notwendigkeit der Befassung der Großen Beschwerdekammer (bejaht)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T044508.20120130

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 58.418K)
T 0445/08 () of 30.1.2012

Online on

04.04.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.1.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 65/08
B01D 61/22
C02F 1/44

Application no.

99955620.2

Keywords

Notice of appeal filed in name of person not entitled to appeal - Error alleged in identity (yes): deficiency under Rule 101(2) and 99(1)(a) EPC or error under Rule 139 EPC? Point of law of fundamental importance - contradictory case law [yes] - legal uncertainty about admissibility requirements [yes] - necessity to refer questions to Enlarged Board [yes]

Application title

Water filtration using immersed membranes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T044508.20120130

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 72.747K)
T 0445/08 () of 30.1.2012

Online on

04.04.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.1.2012

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 65/08
B01D 61/22
C02F 1/44

Application no.

99955620.2

Keywords

Dépôt de l'acte de recours au nom d'une personne non admise à former le recours - erreur alléguée concernant l'identité (oui) : irrégularité relevant de la règle 101(2) CBE et de la règle 99(1)a) CBE, ou erreur relevant de la règle 139 CBE ? Question de droit d'importance fondamentale - jurisprudence contradictoire [oui] - insécurité juridique concernant les exigences en matière de recevabilité [oui] - nécessité de saisir la Grande Chambre de recours [oui]

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T044508.20120130

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 57.406K)
T 2053/13 () of 5.4.2018

Online on

04.04.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

5.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A21D 2/00
A21D 8/04
C12N 1/16

Application no.

04802157.0

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary requests (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - substantial procedural violation (no)

Application title

LIQUID LEAVEN COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T205313.20180405

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 562.222K)
T 2022/14 (Hybrid Storage/NETAPP) of 12.3.2019

Online on

04.04.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06

Application no.

09710947.4

Keywords

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

Application title

HYBRID MEDIA STORAGE SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T202214.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 295.287K)
T 0452/16 (rasagiline hemitartrate / GALENICUM) of 29.3.2019

Online on

04.04.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

29.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/20
A61K 31/135
A61P 25/16

Application no.

13154290.4

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - violation of the right to be heard (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

Application title

Immediate release tablets of rasagiline hemitartrate

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T045216.20190329

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 302.601K)
T 0479/16 (Coated titanium dioxide/Kronos International) of 30.1.2019

Online on

04.04.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

30.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09C 1/36
C08K 9/02
C08K 3/22
C09D 5/00
C09D 5/03
C09D 7/12
C09D 11/02

Application no.

09742337.0

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - entitlement to appeal
Admissibility of appeal - patent proprietor not adversely affected by the impugned decision
Late submitted material - document admitted (no)
Late submitted material - no justification whatsoever for the very late filing thereof
Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - obvious solution

Application title

COATED TITANIUM DIOXIDE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T047916.20190130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 435.545K)
T 1042/17 () of 15.1.2019

Online on

04.04.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

15.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/50

Application no.

14192798.8

Keywords

Inventive step - no

Application title

System and method for prioritizing on-access scan and on-demand scan tasks

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T104217.20190115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.503K)
T 2395/18 () of 1.4.2019

Online on

04.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

1.4.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04B 1/76
E04B 1/94

Application no.

12198218.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

Wärmedämmplatte für ein Wärmedämmverbundsystem, Wärmedämmverbundsystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T239518.20190401

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 228.980K)
T 1360/13 () of 21.9.2018

Online on

03.04.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

21.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/315
A61M 5/24
A61M 5/32

Application no.

04716557.6

Keywords

Main request - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary requests filed in the written phase - admitted (yes)
Auxiliary requests - extension of protection (yes)
Auxiliary requests filed at the oral proceedings - admitted (no)

Application title

IMPROVEMENTS IN AND RELATING TO A PEN-TYPE INJECTOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T136013.20180921

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 948.033K)
T 1548/13 () of 31.1.2019

Online on

03.04.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

31.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/76

Application no.

08167634.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Systems and Methods for Interactive Program Guides with Personal Video Recording features

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T154813.20190131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 378.589K)
T 2201/13 () of 20.3.2019

Online on

03.04.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 17/00

Application no.

09450093.1

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Neuheit - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Kalibrierung des Bildes einer Kamera

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T220113.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 314.439K)
T 1353/14 () of 6.3.2019

Online on

03.04.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/21
G01B 11/06

Application no.

08763704.7

Keywords

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

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR USE IN MONITORING PROPERTIES OF PATTERNED STRUCTURES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T135314.20190306

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 416.665K)
T 1808/14 () of 8.2.2019

Online on

03.04.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 23/225

Application no.

05768305.4

Keywords

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

Application title

DATA ANALYSIS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T180814.20190208

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 358.665K)
T 0540/15 () of 29.1.2019

Online on

03.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

29.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24D 1/00
B01L 7/00
C12Q 1/68

Application no.

02753382.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

Application title

THERMAL CYCLING SYSTEM AND METHOD OF USE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T054015.20190129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.772K)
T 0964/15 () of 22.1.2019

Online on

03.04.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

22.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

07024333.2

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - completeness of disclosure
Sufficiency of disclosure - first auxiliary request (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - third auxiliary request (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - auxiliary request 1
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - auxiliary request 3
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)
Evidence - burden of proof
Remittal to the department of first instance - (no)

Application title

Individually packaged disposable absorbent article

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T096415.20190122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 472.164K)
T 1872/15 (Bitstring/SAMEDI) of 21.3.2019

Online on

03.04.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

09005546.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Effizientes elektronisches Buchungssystem

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T187215.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 280.645K)
T 1645/16 () of 31.1.2019

Online on

03.04.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

31.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/49
A61Q 17/04

Application no.

05013760.3

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - Ausführbarkeit (nein)

Application title

Verwendung von unsymmetrisch substituierten Triazinderivaten zur Erzielung oder Erhöhung der Löslichkeit von symmetrisch substituierten Triazinderivaten in Ölkomponenten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T164516.20190131

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 323.797K)
T 0506/14 (Lapse of the patent) of 14.3.2019

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/10
H04N 5/225
H04N 7/18

Application no.

08425512.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Protection case for cameras which are capable of transmitting a digital video signal

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T050614.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 257.538K)
T 2288/14 () of 5.12.2018

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 70/34

Application no.

08718866.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Manufacture of a fibre-reinforced composite moulding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T228814.20181205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 693.338K)
T 1711/15 (Aktionsberechtigung/MODULATEC) of 19.3.2019

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 29/06
G07F 19/00
G07C 13/00

Application no.

02781243.7

Keywords

Einspruchsgründe - Gegenstand geht über den Inhalt der früheren Anmeldung hinaus (nein)

Application title

Identifikation eines Benutzers eines Mobilterminals und Generierung einer Aktionsberechtigung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T171115.20190319

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 311.438K)
T 2291/15 () of 28.3.2019

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

28.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/314
H01L 21/318

Application no.

06785888.6

Keywords

Claims - essential features missing (no)

Application title

PASSIVATION OF WIDE BAND-GAP BASED SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES WITH HYDROGEN-FREE SPUTTERED NITRIDES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T229115.20190328

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 281.053K)
T 2333/15 () of 13.12.2018

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

13.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F42B 3/12
F42B 3/103

Application no.

02781779.0

Keywords

Late-filed document - admitted (no)
Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

INITIATOR ASSEMBLY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T233315.20181213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 539.665K)
T 0278/16 () of 18.12.2018

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

18.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 9/20

Application no.

09178458.7

Keywords

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

Application title

Truck tire

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T027816.20181218

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 472.467K)
T 2620/16 (Data instant fusion/DELL) of 26.3.2019

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

26.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06
G06F 11/14

Application no.

10075676.6

Keywords

Added subject-matter - (no, after amendments)
Clarity - (yes)
Remittal to the first instance for further prosecution - (yes)

Application title

Virtual disk drive system and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T262016.20190326

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 296.349K)
T 2667/16 () of 24.1.2019

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60K 37/04
B60N 3/00
B60R 7/06

Application no.

10753769.8

Keywords

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

Application title

INSTRUMENT PANEL AND BOARD UNIT INTENDED FOR SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T266716.20190124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 339.084K)
T 0132/17 () of 4.2.2019

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E03D 9/08
E03D 11/14

Application no.

11767605.6

Keywords

Neuheit - (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hilfsantrag (nein)
Patentansprüche - wesentliche Merkmale
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - divergierende Anspruchsfassungen

Application title

TECHNIKEINHEIT FÜR EINE SANITÄRE VORRICHTUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T013217.20190204

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 375.221K)
T 0526/17 (Vacuum cleaning machine/CHRISTY) of 20.2.2019

Online on

02.04.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 50/00
B01D 59/50
B01D 45/12
B01D 46/18
B01D 46/20
B01D 53/06
B01D 39/00
B01D 41/00
B01D 45/00
B01D 46/00

Application no.

04757078.3

Keywords

Statement announcing non-attendance at oral proceedings amounts to withdrawal of request for oral proceedings (yes)
Appeal decision - reformatio in peius
Appeal decision - main request and first auxiliary request admissible (no)
Inventive step - second and third auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

AMBIENT AIR BACKFLUSHED FILTER VACUUM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T052617.20190220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 318.323K)
T 2010/13 () of 18.2.2019

Online on

01.04.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

18.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 25/04
A01N 25/30

Application no.

04819020.1

Keywords

Inventive step

Application title

FUNGICIDAL AQUEOUS SUSPENSION CONCENTRATE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T201013.20190218

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 404.146K)
T 0257/14 () of 20.3.2019

Online on

01.04.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02G 3/32

Application no.

06011230.7

Keywords

Neuheit (verneint)
Neuheit - "product-by-process claim"
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)
Unzulässige Erweiterung (bejaht)

Application title

Befestigungsvorrichtung für eine Leitung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T025714.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 437.982K)
T 1247/14 () of 24.1.2019

Online on

01.04.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/404

Application no.

09745690.9

Keywords

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

Application title

ELECTROCHEMICAL SENSOR WITH DIFFUSION LABYRINTH

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T124714.20190124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 461.870K)
T 1407/14 () of 19.2.2019

Online on

01.04.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05B 33/14
C09K 11/06

Application no.

03730540.6

Keywords

Novelty - (no)

Application title

ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING ELEMENT AND DISPLAY DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T140714.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 417.247K)
T 0127/15 () of 4.2.2019

Online on

01.04.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 25/08
B62L 3/02
B62K 23/06

Application no.

05017423.4

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

Bicycle brake control device with electrical operating member

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T012715.20190204

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 566.167K)
T 1704/16 (Oral composition/Unilever PLC and Unilever N.V.) of 24.1.2019

Online on

01.04.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 11/00
A61K 8/81
A61K 8/02

Application no.

07121381.3

Keywords

Main request - Sufficiency of disclosure (No)
Auxiliary requests 1-3 - Admission into the proceedings (No)
Auxiliary request 4 - Admission into the proceedings (Yes)
Auxiliary request 4 - Extension of the scope of protection

Application title

Oral composition

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T170416.20190124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 395.946K)
T 2081/16 (Failure to communicate the text intended for grant) of 15.11.2018

Online on

01.04.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/155
H04K 3/00

Application no.

08767833.0

Keywords

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

Application title

ON FREQUENCY REPEATER WITH AGC STABILITY DETERMINATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T208116.20181115

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.819K)
T 1167/17 (Microfluidic analysis system/Stokes) of 1.3.2019

Online on

01.04.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

1.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01L 7/00
B01L 3/00
C12Q 1/68

Application no.

04770390.5

Keywords

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

Application title

A MICROFLUIDIC ANALYSIS SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T116717.20190301

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 270.986K)

March 2019

T 0767/12 (Treatment of biorhythm disorders/SUNTORY) of 13.12.2018

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

13.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/202
A23L 1/29
A61P 43/00

Application no.

04723764.9

Keywords

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

Application title

USE OF ARACHIDONIC ACID FOR NORMALIZATION OF INFRADIAN RHYTHM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T076712.20181213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 335.562K)
T 1549/13 () of 31.1.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

31.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/16
H04N 5/76

Application no.

08167721.3

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - all requests (no)

Application title

Systems and methods for interactive program guides with personal video recording features

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T154913.20190131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.828K)
T 1691/13 (Polymer enhanced bioassays/ANP TECHNOLOGIES) of 29.11.2018

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

29.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/53
C12N 11/08
G01N 33/543
G01N 33/544
G01N 33/547
G01N 33/532
G01N 33/533
G01N 33/20
G01N 33/42
C12M 1/00
A61K 31/74

Application no.

06751990.0

Keywords

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

Application title

POLYMER CONJUGATE ENHANCED BIOASSAYS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T169113.20181129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 243.701K)
T 0099/14 (Bimatoprost and Timolol/ALLERGAN) of 25.9.2018

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

25.9.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/5575
A61K 31/535
A61K 45/06
A61P 27/06

Application no.

02739579.7

Keywords

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

Application title

HYPOTENSIVE LIPID (PROSTAGLANDIN) AND TIMOLOL COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF USING SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T009914.20180925

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 545.771K)
T 0406/14 () of 14.2.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 5/142
A61M 39/28

Application no.

10702370.7

Keywords

Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

INFUSION PUMP CASSETTE WITH ANTI-FREE-FLOW VALVE MECHANISM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T040614.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 462.888K)
T 0516/14 () of 25.1.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

25.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 6/00
A61B 6/03
A61B 6/06

Application no.

00978341.6

Keywords

Summons to oral proceedings - continuation of proceedings without duly summoned party
Insolvency of opponent - interruption of proceedings (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Late-filed objection - admitted (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

APPARATUS FOR CONE BEAM VOLUME COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY MAMMOGRAPHY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T051614.20190125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 630.584K)
T 0613/14 (EURO-CELTIQUE / OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE) of 11.1.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

11.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 489/00
C07D 489/08

Application no.

05730345.5

Keywords

Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

Application title

PROCESS FOR PREPARING OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE HAVING LESS THAN 25 PPM 14-HYDROXYCODEINONE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T061314.20190111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 295.253K)
T 0792/14 () of 18.1.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

18.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B05D 3/02
B32B 19/00
C07F 7/18
C09D 5/00
C09D 183/14

Application no.

07748933.4

Keywords

Inventive step

Application title

WATER DISPERSIBLE SILANES AS CORROSION-PROTECTION COATINGS AND PAINT PRIMERS FOR METAL PRETREATMENT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079214.20190118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 273.956K)
T 1025/14 () of 13.2.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

13.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/03
A61B 5/07
A61M 27/00

Application no.

06251331.2

Keywords

Admissibility of the second auxiliary request (yes)
Remittal (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

Pressure sensing devices

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T102514.20190213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.643K)
T 1199/14 () of 24.1.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G07C 1/00

Application no.

06075633.5

Keywords

Nouveauté - (non)
Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

Procédé et dispositif de suivi à distance de l'activité d'une personne dans une habitation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T119914.20190124

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 310.329K)
T 1402/14 () of 6.12.2018

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

6.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 2/02
A23L 2/52
A23L 2/60
A23L 2/66
A23L 2/68

Application no.

02789744.6

Keywords

Main request - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 1 - admitted
Auxiliary request 1 - added subject-matter (no)
remittal for further prosecution

Application title

JUICE BASED BEVERAGE COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T140214.20181206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 371.670K)
T 1596/14 () of 19.11.2018

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

19.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 47/28

Application no.

07860866.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Late-filed requests
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Amendments - new main request
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - amended auxiliary request I
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Amended auxiliary request I - Novelty (yes)
Amended auxiliary request I - Inventive step (yes)
Apportionment of costs - (no)

Application title

Connection assembly for the connecting of a cylindrical branch of a plastic pipe, and method for the attaching of a cylindrical branch to a plastic pipe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T159614.20181119

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 683.021K)
T 2119/14 () of 11.12.2018

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 5/00
C09D 133/06
C09D 167/00
C09D 167/04

Application no.

04729093.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - multiple parametric definition
Sufficiency of disclosure - lack of guidance
Sufficiency of disclosure - undue burden (main request and auxiliary request 1)
Auxiliary requests 2 to 5 - late filed - clearly allowable (no) - not admitted

Application title

COATING COMPOSITION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T211914.20181211

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 596.168K)
T 2225/14 (Courbe d'un profil de ski/K-2 CORPORATION) of 12.12.2018

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

12.12.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A63C 5/00

Application no.

07021527.2

Keywords

Activité inventive - (oui)

Application title

Courbe d'un profil de ski

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T222514.20181212

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 297.058K)
T 2303/14 (Liquid dough conditioner/CEREFORM) of 4.12.2018

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

4.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A21D 10/00
A21D 2/22
A21D 8/04
A21D 2/18
A23L 3/3571
A23L 3/3481

Application no.

04735764.5

Keywords

All requests: amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

LIQUID DOUGH CONDITIONER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T230314.20181204

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 321.044K)
T 0225/15 () of 12.2.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 22/00
G01N 22/04
A24D 3/02

Application no.

07007952.0

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - konvergierende Anspruchsfassungen
Spät eingereichter Antrag - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsanträge 1 und 2 (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 3 (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Messung der Masse eines Weichmachers und der Feuchtigkeit in einem Filterstab

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T022515.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 427.467K)
T 0501/15 (Reciprocating Compressor/NUOVO PIGNONE) of 22.1.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

22.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F04B 51/00
F04B 49/06

Application no.

03782370.5

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MONITORING A RECIPROCATING COMPRESSOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T050115.20190122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 802.649K)
T 0605/15 (Tetrahydrobiopterin/BIOMARIN) of 10.1.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

10.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/519
A61K 45/06
A61P 3/02
A61P 3/00
A61P 25/16

Application no.

08745614.1

Keywords

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

Application title

METHODS OF ADMINISTERING TETRAHYDROBIOPTERIN, ASSOCIATED COMPOSITIONS, AND METHODS OF MEASURING

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T060515.20190110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 250.541K)
T 1889/15 () of 31.1.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

31.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/02
C08F 2/34
C08F 4/24
C08F 4/69
C08F 210/02
C08F 210/16

Application no.

06787952.8

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Late submitted material - evidence admitted (no)
Late submitted material - should have been filed in opposition
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

BLOW MOLDING POLYETHYLENE RESINS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188915.20190131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 340.290K)
T 2198/15 () of 31.1.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

31.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 7/12
B42D 15/00

Application no.

02803384.3

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hilfsanträge 1 und 3a (nein)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge 2a und 4
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 3b (nein)
Mündliche Verhandlung - Ausführungen einer Begleitperson gestattet
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (ja)

Application title

GEGENSTAND, INSBESONDERE WERT- UND SICHERHEITSDOKUMENT MIT EINEM SICHERHEITSMERKMAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T219815.20190131

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 409.268K)
T 2123/16 (Audio-content identification/ROVI GUIDES) of 5.2.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/28
G11B 27/32
G06F 17/30
H04N 21/231
H04N 21/233
H04N 21/472
H04N 21/81
H04N 5/445

Application no.

10763927.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Systems and methods for identifying audio content using an interactive media guidance application

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T212316.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 372.804K)
T 2658/16 (ALPHA AMINOACID ESTER-DRUG CONJUGATES HYDROLYSABLE BY … of 11.2.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

11.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/48

Application no.

08075301.5

Keywords

All requests - Unclear functional feature

Application title

ALPHA AMINOACID ESTER-DRUG CONJUGATES HYDROLYSABLE BY CARBOXYLESTERASE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T265816.20190211

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.116K)
T 0072/17 (Inositol/ LOLI) of 20.3.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/48

Application no.

12160674.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Pharmaceutical formulation comprising inositol

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T007217.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 298.814K)
T 0055/18 () of 1.2.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

1.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21B 1/16
D21C 9/00
D21D 1/00
D21H 11/00
D21H 11/18

Application no.

09156683.6

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Late-filed document - admitted (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

Process for the production of nano-fibrillar cellulose suspensions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T005518.20190201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.927K)
T 0218/18 () of 6.2.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07B 15/02
G07F 7/08
G07F 7/00

Application no.

05026290.6

Keywords

Neuheit - nach Änderung
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur automatisierten Erfassung der Benutzung kostenpflichtiger Transportmittel zur Personbeförderung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021818.20190206

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 307.865K)
T 0265/18 () of 6.2.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07F 7/08
G07B 15/02
G07F 7/00

Application no.

04028569.4

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur automatisierten Erfassung der Benutzung kostenpflichtiger Transportmittel und zur Abrechnung des Fahrpreises

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T026518.20190206

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 323.897K)
T 1058/18 () of 6.2.2019

Online on

29.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07F 7/08
G07B 15/02
G07F 7/00

Application no.

05026298.9

Keywords

Neuheit - nach Änderung
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur Kontrolle von auf Nutzerendgeräten gespeicherten elektronischen Fahrkarten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T105818.20190206

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 298.514K)
T 0777/08 (Atorvastatinpolymorphe/WARNER-LAMBERT) of 24.5.2011

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

24.5.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 207/34

Application no.

01116338.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint) - vorhersehbare Verbesserungen durch kristalline Formen gegenüber amorphen Formen

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:T077708.20110524

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 106.360K)
T 0777/08 (Atorvastatin polymorphs/WARNER-LAMBERT) of 24.5.2011

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

24.5.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 207/34

Application no.

01116338.3

Keywords

Inventive step (no) - foreseeable improvement of crystalline vs. amorphous forms

Application title

Crystalline R-(R*, R*)$-2-(4-fluorophenyl)-beta, delta-dihydroxy-5-(1-methylethyl)-3-phenyl-4-(phenylamino)carbonyl - 1H-pyrrole-1-heptanoic acid hemi calcium salt (atorvastatin)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:T077708.20110524

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 250.097K)
T 0777/08 (Polymorphes de l'atorvastatine/WARNER-LAMBERT) of 24.5.2011

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

24.5.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 207/34

Application no.

01116338.3

Keywords

Activité inventive (non) - avantages prévisibles des formes cristallines par rapport aux formes amorphes

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:T077708.20110524

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 69.908K)
T 0022/09 (Beteiligtenstellung/Fischer-Tropsch-Katalysatoren/SASOL TECHNOLOGY) of 21.6.2013

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

21.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 33/00
B01J 23/75
C07C 1/04
B01J 37/02

Application no.

99906328.2

Keywords

Unternehmen der Einsprechenden vor Erlass der Entscheidung der Einspruchsabteilung aufgelöst ? aufgelöstes Unternehmen nach Einlegung der Beschwerde gemäß nationalem Recht wieder ins Handelsregister eingetragen - Rückwirkung nach nationalem Recht
Rechtsfrage von grundsätzlicher Bedeutung ? keine einschlägige Rechtsprechung ? Rechtsunsicherheit im Zusammenhang mit der Beteiligtenstellung (bejaht) ? Notwendigkeit der Befassung der Großen Beschwerdekammer (bejaht)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T002209.20130621

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.180K)
T 0022/09 (Party status/Fischer-Tropsch Catalysts/SASOL TECHNOLOGY) of 21.6.2013

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

21.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 33/00
B01J 23/75
C07C 1/04
B01J 37/02

Application no.

99906328.2

Keywords

Opponent company dissolved before decision of Opposition Division was issued - dissolved company restored to register of companies under national law after filing of appeal - retroactive effect under national law
Point of law of fundamental importance - no case law on that point - legal uncertainty about party status (yes) - necessity to refer questions to Enlarged Board (yes)

Application title

Process for producing fischer-tropsch catalysts

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T002209.20130621

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 166.650K)
T 0022/09 (Party status/Fischer-Tropsch Catalysts/SASOL TECHNOLOGY) of 21.6.2013

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

21.6.2013

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 33/00
B01J 23/75
C07C 1/04
B01J 37/02

Application no.

99906328.2

Keywords

Dissolution de la société de l'opposant avant que la division d'opposition ait rendu sa décision - réinscription de la société dissoute au registre des sociétés au titre de la législation nationale après la formation du recours - effet rétroactif au titre de la législation nationale
Question de droit d'importance fondamentale - absence de jurisprudence sur cette question - insécurité juridique concernant la qualité de partie (oui) - nécessité de saisir la Grande Chambre de recours (oui)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T002209.20130621

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 34.352K)
T 1145/09 (Stay of proceedings/FISHER-ROSEMOUNT) of 17.6.2010

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/418

Application no.

99115002.0

Keywords

Nach Einleitung des Einspruchsverfahrens gestellter Antrag auf Berichtigung des Erteilungsbeschlusses - Zulässigkeit - Zuständigkeit - Befassung der Großen Beschwerdekammer

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T114509.20100617

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.823K)
T 1145/09 (Stay of proceedings/FISHER-ROSEMOUNT) of 17.6.2010

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/418

Application no.

99115002.0

Keywords

Request for correction of grant decision filed after initiation of opposition proceedings - admissibility - competence - referral of questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal

Application title

System for use in a field device management

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T114509.20100617

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 123.766K)
T 1145/09 (Stay of proceedings/FISHER-ROSEMOUNT) of 17.6.2010

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.6.2010

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/418

Application no.

99115002.0

Keywords

Requête en rectification d'une décision de délivrance présentée après le début de la procédure d'opposition - recevabilité - compétence - saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T114509.20100617

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 30.466K)
T 0419/14 () of 26.2.2019

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 29/778
H01L 21/335

Application no.

05755884.3

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Late-filed lines of attack - admitted (no)

Application title

III-V HEMT DEVICES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T041914.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.700K)
T 0691/14 () of 19.2.2019

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 11/08

Application no.

06014916.8

Keywords

Late-filed document - no reason to overturn discretion of opposition division
Late-filed document - admitted (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Elevator hoisting machine

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T069114.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.103K)
T 0744/14 () of 15.1.2019

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

15.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 33/00

Application no.

04008349.5

Keywords

Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Änderungen - Aufnahme von Merkmalen aus der Beschreibung
Änderungen - mangelnde Stützung der unabhängigen Ansprüche durch die Beschreibung

Application title

Lichtabstrahlender Halbleiterchip und Lichtabstrahlendes Halbleiterbauelement und Verfahren zu dessen Herstellung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T074414.20190115

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 387.269K)
T 1551/14 () of 27.11.2018

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

27.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 49/00
B29C 49/78
B29C 47/92

Application no.

04015688.7

Keywords

Verfahrensfehler im erstinstanzlichen Verfahren (ja)
Zulassung des eidesstattl. Erklärung D2.14 ins Verfahren (ja)
Klarheit der Ansprüche des Hauptantrags (ja)
Vorliegen einer unzulässigen Erweiterung (nein)
Offenkundigkeit der geltend gemachten Vorbenutzung (ja)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz zur weiteren Prüfung (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur fortlaufenden Herstellung eines Doppelwand-Wellrohres mit Rohrmuffe, das Doppelwand-Wellrohr und die Vorrichtung zur Durchführung des Verfahrens

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T155114.20181127

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 700.253K)
T 0881/15 () of 16.1.2019

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

16.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 33/00

Application no.

04009016.9

Keywords

Zulassung eines in der ersten Instanz zurückgenommenen Hauptantrags (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - erster Hilfsantrag (nein)
Änderungen - Aufnahme von Merkmalen aus der Beschreibung in weiteren Hilfsanträgen
Änderungen - mangelnde Stützung der unabhängigen Ansprüche durch die Beschreibung

Application title

Lichtabstrahlendes Halbleiterbauelement mit Lumineszenzkonversionselement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T088115.20190116

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 385.217K)
T 2328/15 () of 29.1.2019

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

29.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/20
H04M 1/02
G06F 3/041

Application no.

10192635.0

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
First auxiliary request - not admitted

Application title

Mobile terminal and control method thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T232815.20190129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 347.928K)
T 0393/16 () of 4.12.2018

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 23/04

Application no.

09179826.4

Keywords

Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)
Fundamental procedural defect - (no)

Application title

RFID enabled tire control system and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T039316.20181204

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 279.137K)
T 0526/16 () of 10.1.2019

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 9/075
B62B 3/06
H02J 7/00

Application no.

07123987.5

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary requests 6, 7
Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 9
Late-filed request - admitted (yes)
Late-filed request - auxiliary request 9

Application title

Industrial truck

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T052616.20190110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 360.812K)
T 1255/16 (Irregular LDPC code/ZTE) of 15.2.2019

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/00

Application no.

05749661.4

Keywords

Basis of decision - pending requests
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Basic matrix based on irregular LDPC, codec and generation method thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125516.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 474.864K)
T 2002/16 (Non-aqueous electrolytic cell/MURATA) of 28.2.2019

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 2/06
H01M 2/08
H01M 2/30
H01M 6/18
H01M 10/40
B65D 75/20
H01M 2/02

Application no.

99951170.2

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - main request (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request 1 (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary request 1
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request 1 (yes)
Novelty - auxiliary request 1 (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request 1 (yes)

Application title

NON-AQUEOUS ELECTROLYTIC CELL AND PRODUCTION METHOD THEREFOR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T200216.20190228

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.700K)
T 2647/16 (Octagonal cross-sectional shape/IBIDEN) of 12.2.2019

Online on

28.03.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 39/20
B01D 53/94
B01J 32/00
B01J 35/04

Application no.

04792936.9

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

HONEYCOMB STRUCTURE BODY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T264716.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 271.083K)
T 1635/09 (Zusammensetzung für Empfängnisverhütung/BAYER SCHERING PHARMA AG) of 27.10.2010

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

27.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/57

Application no.

95905574.0

Keywords

Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 14, 15, 18, 19, 21, 22: therapeutisches Verfahren - (ja): Vermeidung bzw. Reduzierung von pathologischen Nebenwirkungen
Hilfsanträge 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13: ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein): Erfindung nicht über den gesamten beanspruchten Bereich ausführbar, unzumutbarer Aufwand
Hilfsanträge 16, 17, 20: ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein): unzumutbarer Aufwand
Hilfsantrag 23: Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs - (ja): Umwandlung eines Verwendungsanspruchs zur sog. schweizerischen Anspruchsform
Hilfsantrag 24: Erweiterung des Schutzbereichs - (ja): Umwandlung eines Verwendungsanspruchs zu einem Zweck gebundenen Stoffanspruch

Application title

Zusammensetzung für die Empfängnisverhütung umfassend ein Estrogen und ein Gestagen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T163509.20101027

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 216.087K)
T 1635/09 (Zusammensetzung für Empfängnisverhütung/BAYER SCHERING PHARMA AG) of 27.10.2010

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

27.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/57

Application no.

95905574.0

Keywords

Main request, auxiliary requests 1, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 14, 15, 18, 19, 21, 22: therapeutic method – (yes): prevention or reduction of pathological side-effects
Auxiliary requests 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13: sufficient disclosure – (no): invention cannot be carried out over the entire scope claimed; undue burden
Auxiliary requests 16, 17, 20: sufficient disclosure – (no): undue burden
Auxiliary request 23: extension of protection – (yes): conversion of use claim into ‘Swiss-type' claim
Auxiliary request 24: extension of protection – (yes): conversion of use claim into purpose-related product claim

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T163509.20101027

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 202.432K)
T 1635/09 (Composition contraceptive/BAYER SCHERING PHARMA AG) of 27.10.2010

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

27.10.2010

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 31/57

Application no.

95905574.0

Keywords

"Requête principale, requêtes subsidiaires 1, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 14, 15, 18, 19, 21, 22 : procédé thérapeutique – (oui) : prévention ou atténuation des effets secondaires pathologiques"
"Requêtes subsidiaires 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13 : exposé suffisant – (non) : invention ne pouvant être mise en oeuvre dans l'ensemble du domaine revendiqué, effort déraisonnable"
"Requêtes subsidiaires 16, 17, 20 : exposé suffisant – (non) : effort déraisonnable"
"Requête subsidiaire 23 : extension de l'étendue de la protection – (oui) : transformation d'une revendication d'utilisation en revendication de type suisse"
"Requête subsidiaire 24 : extension de l'étendue de la protection – (oui) : transformation d'une revendication d'utilisation en une revendication de produit limitée à un usage déterminé"

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2010:T163509.20101027

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 202.432K)
T 2117/13 () of 25.10.2018

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

25.10.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 37/72
C07C 39/04

Application no.

02723625.6

Keywords

Main Request, First Auxiliary Request - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Second Auxiliary Request - amendments allowable (no)
Third Auxiliary Request - Added subject-matter (no)

Application title

PROCESS FOR EXTRACTING PHENOL BY OPTIMIZATION OF ALKALI USAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T211713.20181025

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 371.518K)
T 0827/14 (Mehrfachpromotoren/BASF) of 22.3.2019

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

22.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12N 15/77
C07K 14/34

Application no.

07123772.1

Keywords

Neuheit des Hauptantrags
Neuheit - (nein)
Hilfsanträge 2 und 3 - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Mehrfachpromotoren und deren Verwendung zur Genexpression

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T082714.20190322

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 392.558K)
T 2335/14 (Therapeutic foam/BTG) of 12.3.2019

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/08
A61K 9/12
A61P 9/10
A61P 25/28

Application no.

06743894.5

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Therapeutic sclerosing foam made preferably from xenon

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T233514.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 223.798K)
T 0250/15 () of 20.7.2018

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.7.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B29C 70/48
C08J 5/04
C08J 5/06
C08J 5/08

Application no.

08774105.4

Keywords

Suffisance de l'exposé de l'invention (oui)
Saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours - recevabilité (non)
Violation du droit d'être entendu (non)
Renvoi à la première instance (oui)

Application title

Article polyamide composite

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T025015.20180720

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 439.813K)
T 0415/16 (Drahtlose Informationsverwaltung/VOLKSWAGEN) of 5.12.2018

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

5.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

02792919.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - alle Anträge (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur drahtlosen Informationsverwaltung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T041516.20181205

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 399.643K)
T 0987/16 () of 20.2.2019

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 1/12
B64C 1/40
B32B 5/18
B32B 27/12
C08J 7/06

Application no.

10715429.6

Keywords

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

Application title

COMPOSITE LAMINATE FOR A THERMAL AND ACOUSTIC INSULATION BLANKET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T098716.20190220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 325.104K)
T 2135/16 (Procédé de coloration des cheveux / L'OREAL) of 6.12.2018

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.12.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/73
A61K 8/891
A61K 8/81
A61K 8/893
A61K 8/898
A61Q 5/06

Application no.

08170557.6

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

Procédé de coloration des cheveux à partir d'une composition comprenant un polymère filmogène hydrophobe, un pigment et un solvant volatil

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T213516.20181206

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 371.230K)
T 0333/18 (Controller/VERSCHUUR) of 24.1.2019

Online on

27.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 13/02
F02D 29/02
B60W 10/00
H02P 9/04

Application no.

08837606.6

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Admissibility - auxiliary requests 1 to 3 (no)

Application title

OPTIMAL LOAD CONTROLLER METHOD AND DEVICE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T033318.20190124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.578K)
T 0231/14 () of 5.2.2019

Online on

26.03.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 1/04
B31B 41/00

Application no.

08151277.4

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet (nein)

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Erfassen eines Bildes und Verfahren zum Auswerten von Bilddaten

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T023114.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 300.960K)
T 1361/14 () of 23.1.2019

Online on

26.03.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/09
A23L 1/29
A61K 31/702

Application no.

07704502.9

Keywords

Main request: added matter - (No)
Main request: sufficiency of disclosure - (Yes)
Main request: novelty - (Yes)
Main request: inventive step (Yes)

Application title

OLIGOSACCHARIDE MIXTURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T136114.20190123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 499.392K)
T 1283/15 () of 2.10.2018

Online on

26.03.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

2.10.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

08755124.8

Keywords

Inventive step (no: all requests)

Application title

Machine Readable Security Elements and Products Containing Them

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T128315.20181002

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 551.747K)
T 1344/15 () of 12.2.2019

Online on

26.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60T 8/88
B60T 8/96
G05B 9/03
B60T 13/68
B60T 17/22

Application no.

04787529.9

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Undisclosed subject-matter - (no)
Discretion of the Opposition Division - (not objectable)

Application title

CONTROL NETWORK FOR BRAKE SYSTEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134415.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 332.841K)
T 0903/17 () of 14.2.2019

Online on

26.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21S 4/00
F21V 13/02
F21V 13/12
F21Y 101/02

Application no.

10757585.4

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit (ja)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

LED-LEUCHTENELEMENT ZUR BELEUCHTUNG EINES LICHTKASTENS MIT HOMOGENER LICHTVERTEILUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T090317.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 393.860K)
T 2024/17 () of 21.3.2019

Online on

26.03.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

21.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/42
H01L 33/00
F21S 8/00

Application no.

06795769.6

Keywords

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

Application title

LIGHT SOURCE AND METHOD OF PROVIDING A BUNDLE OF LIGHT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T202417.20190321

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 369.702K)
J 0004/18 () of 20.3.2019

Online on

25.03.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62K 25/04
B62M 3/00
B62K 19/00

Application no.

15785199.9

Keywords

Incorrect form of decision under appeal - missing names of employees
Refund of 30% of examination fee (yes)

Application title

BICYCLE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:J000418.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 301.697K)
T 0068/15 (Managing data in storage units/Gandhi, Kamlesh) of 21.2.2019

Online on

25.03.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/06

Application no.

10737104.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Device and method for storage, retrieval, relocation, insertion or removal of data in storage units

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T006815.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.395K)
T 0345/15 () of 20.3.2019

Online on

25.03.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

20.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E02D 5/08

Application no.

01982405.1

Keywords

Hauptantrag: unzulässige Erweiterung, mangelhafte Offenbarung (nein)
Hauptantrag: Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)
Verletzung des rechtlichen Gehörs der Einsprechenden (nein)
Verspätetes Vorbringen im Beschwerdeverfahren: Beweismittel nicht öffentlich zugänglich, unberücksichtigt
Anonyme Einwendungen Dritter im Beschwerdeverfahren: nicht berücksichtigt

Application title

ECKVERBINDUNG zwischen zwei SPUNDBOHLEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T034515.20190320

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 472.750K)
T 0950/15 (Content matching system/MEDIA INSTRUMENTS) of 13.3.2019

Online on

25.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

13.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04H 60/56

Application no.

09774927.9

Keywords

Clarity (no); added subject-matter (yes) - main and 1st auxiliary requests
Admissibility (no) - 2nd auxiliary request

Application title

SIMULCAST RESOLUTION IN CONTENT MATCHING SYSTEMS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T095015.20190313

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.901K)
T 1022/15 (Datenverarbeitungseinrichtung/SIEMENS) of 22.2.2019

Online on

25.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 23/02
G06F 1/14

Application no.

09005484.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit- Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Zulässigkeit der spät eingereichten Hilfsanträge 2 und 3 (nein)

Application title

Verfahren zur Überprüfung einer Datenverarbeitungseinrichtung auf die Eignung zur Durchführung fehlersicherer Automatisierungsabläufe

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T102215.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 344.211K)
T 1574/15 () of 4.12.2018

Online on

25.03.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24H 9/20

Application no.

02005448.2

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Verändern des Werts einer Einstellung eines Heisswasserbereiters

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T157415.20181204

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 311.160K)
T 2195/15 () of 18.12.2018

Online on

25.03.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 3/105
C22C 29/06
C22C 32/00
C22C 33/02

Application no.

10154811.3

Keywords

Late-filed facts - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal
Late-filed facts - admitted (yes)
Late-filed evidence - request identical to request not admitted in first instance proceedings - admitted (yes)
Amendment occasioned by ground for opposition - (yes)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Novelty - (yes) - implicit disclosure (no) - selection invention (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Metal multiphase material and manufacturing method therefore

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T219515.20181218

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 477.003K)
T 0375/16 () of 7.3.2019

Online on

25.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60C 23/04

Application no.

09175902.7

Keywords

Inventive step - main request, auxiliary requests 1 to 3 (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request 4 (no)
Admissibility - late-filed auxiliary request 5 (no)

Application title

Tire and electronic device assembly and method of embedding an electronic device in a tire

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T037516.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 337.862K)
T 2381/17 (Hair growth/ ENERGENSIS) of 18.3.2019

Online on

25.03.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61Q 7/00
A61K 8/49

Application no.

10195263.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Composition for promoting hair growth

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T238117.20190318

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 255.860K)
T 1592/13 () of 14.2.2019

Online on

22.03.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/16

Application no.

03775690.5

Keywords

Claims - clarity
Claims - all requests (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
Substantial procedural violation - (yes)

Application title

APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PREVENTING SWITCHING FROM A CHANNEL DURING AN ADVERTISEMENT DISPLAY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T159213.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 374.765K)
T 1757/14 (Radio resource allocation/INNOVATIVE SONIC) of 30.1.2019

Online on

22.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

30.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 72/12

Application no.

08021654.2

Keywords

Added subject-matter - main request (yes)
Novelty - first to fourth auxiliary requests (no)
Clarity - fifth to tenth auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

Method of radio resource allocation and related communication apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T175714.20190130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 668.849K)
T 2065/14 (Notch signalling inhibitor/UNIVERSITY MICHIGAN) of 5.10.2018

Online on

22.03.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

5.10.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395

Application no.

05722705.0

Keywords

All requests - amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

Compositions for treating breast and pancreatic cancer

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T206514.20181005

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.623K)
T 2275/14 () of 18.2.2019

Online on

22.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

18.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 9/14
B31B 41/00

Application no.

10001717.7

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Zulässigkeit - Hilfsantrag 1 (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 2 (ja)

Application title

Staubsaugerfilterbeutel mit Seitenfalte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T227514.20190218

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 460.094K)
T 0171/15 (Anti-connexin peptides/OCUNEXUS THERAPEUTICS) of 12.3.2019

Online on

22.03.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/17
C12N 15/11
A61L 24/00
A61K 9/70
A61P 41/00

Application no.

08868841.1

Keywords

Substantial procedural violation - appealed decision reasoned (no)
Substantial procedural violation - violation of the right to be heard (yes)
Basis of decision - text submitted or agreed by applicant (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - equitable by reason of a substantial procedural violation

Application title

Use of anti-connexin peptides, alone or in combination with anti-connexin polynucleotides, for the treatment of surgical adhesions

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T017115.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 306.602K)
T 1513/15 () of 31.1.2019

Online on

22.03.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

31.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/00
B32B 27/08
B32B 27/32
B60R 13/00
B60R 21/00

Application no.

09171597.9

Keywords

Main request: novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests 1 to 2: clarity (no)
Auxiliary request 3: added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary requests 4, 5, 7a, 7b, 8 and 9: inadmissible
Auxiliary request 6: inventive step (no)

Application title

Method for forming a multilayered polymeric structure

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T151315.20190131

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 387.402K)
T 2024/18 (Missing statement of grounds) of 12.3.2019

Online on

22.03.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/14

Application no.

04703158.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

PROCESS FOR MODIFYING DRUG CRYSTAL FORMATION OF MYCOPHENOLATE SODIUM SALT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T202418.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 227.460K)
T 0740/12 (HIV chimeric gene/CIGB) of 18.5.2018

Online on

21.03.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

18.5.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/48

Application no.

02703488.3

Keywords

Main request - admission into the proceedings (yes)
Added matter (no)
Scope of protection extended (no)
Clarity (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Application title

RECOMBINANT POXVIRUS FOR CHIMERIC PROTEINS OF THE HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T074012.20180518

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 503.752K)
T 0678/13 (Suppression Listeria fermented meat/HANSEN) of 16.1.2019

Online on

21.03.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

16.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12R 1/01
A23B 4/12
A23L 1/314
A23L 1/03

Application no.

05731459.3

Keywords

Main request, auxiliary requests 2, 3 and 6 - added subject-matter (yes);
Auxiliary requests 1, 1A, 4, 5 and 7 - admitted into the proceedings (no);
New documentary evidence - admitted into the proceedings (no);

Application title

METHOD FOR REDUCING THE CONTENT OF PATHOGENIC ORGANISMS PRESENT IN FOOD MATERIALS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T067813.20190116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 426.731K)
T 0280/15 () of 7.3.2019

Online on

21.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47J 31/44

Application no.

05405280.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Kostenverteilung zugunsten der Beschwerdegegnerin (ja)
Mündliche Verhandlung - Fernbleiben des Beschwerdeführers/Patentinhabers

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Erzeugung von Milchschaum oder von warmen Milchgetränken

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T028015.20190307

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 352.305K)
T 0472/15 (Feuille hybride / OBERTHUR FIDUCIAIRE) of 20.12.2018

Online on

21.03.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

20.12.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

D21H 27/00
D21H 21/40

Application no.

07823579.3

Keywords

Admissibilité de la requête de transfert de l'opposition: non
Recevabilité des documents tardifs: non
Nouveauté (requête principale) : non
Requête auxiliaire 1: pas d'objection soulevée par la requérante

Application title

Feuille hybride, notamment de sécurité, formée d'un assemblage d'une partie fibreuse et d'une partie plastique

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T047215.20181220

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 371.144K)
T 1884/15 (Contrôleur de moteur électrique/ROBERTSHAW) of 6.3.2019

Online on

21.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G05B 19/04
D06F 33/02
H02M 7/00

Application no.

04816396.8

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

CONTROLEUR DE MOTEUR ELECTRIQUE POUR APPAREIL ELECTROMENAGER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188415.20190306

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 305.764K)
T 0437/16 (Reinigungsmittel/Henkel) of 9.1.2019

Online on

21.03.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

9.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

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

Application no.

08860636.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

REINIGUNGSMITTEL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T043716.20190109

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 350.188K)
T 0438/16 (Reinigungsmittel/Henkel) of 11.1.2019

Online on

21.03.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

11.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 1/22

Application no.

08803450.9

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Neuheit - Alle Anträge
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsanträge 1 und 2
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag 3
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - Rechtfertigung für späte Vorlage (ja)
Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - Relevant (ja)

Application title

REINIGUNGSMITTEL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T043816.20190111

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 414.508K)
T 0387/14 () of 13.2.2019

Online on

20.03.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 49/12
B29C 49/66

Application no.

07785618.5

Keywords

Spät eingereichte Beweismittel - zugelassen (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - eingereicht in der mündlichen Verhandlung
Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR BLASFORMUNG VON BEHÄLTERN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T038714.20190213

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 547.949K)
T 0605/14 (Anti-angiopoietin-2 antibodies/MEDIMMUNE) of 7.6.2018

Online on

20.03.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

7.6.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/22
C07K 16/28
C12N 15/13
C12N 15/85

Application no.

05854387.7

Keywords

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

Application title

Antibodies directed to angiopoietin-2 and uses thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T060514.20180607

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 421.637K)
T 1452/15 (Cooling fan/BORGWARNER) of 10.1.2019

Online on

20.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F04D 29/32
F04D 29/38

Application no.

01918835.8

Keywords

Novelty - main and first auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step - 2nd auxiliary request (no) 3rd auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

COOLING FAN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T145215.20190110

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 382.716K)
T 2699/17 () of 22.1.2019

Online on

20.03.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

22.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 9/00

Application no.

05101327.4

Keywords

Exceptions to patentability - method for treatment by surgery
Exceptions to patentability - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - substantial procedural violation (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

A cap for use in a process for the retraction of sulcus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T269917.20190122

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 415.311K)
T 0192/18 () of 6.2.2019

Online on

20.03.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23H 7/08
B21C 37/04
C23C 2/06
C23C 2/26
C23C 2/38

Application no.

12162062.9

Keywords

Novelty
Inventive step

Application title

Electrode wire for electro-discharge machining and method for manufacturing the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T019218.20190206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 497.140K)
T 2236/18 (Missing statement of grounds/ARKEMA FRANCE) of 13.3.2019

Online on

20.03.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

13.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 17/38
C07C 17/383
C07C 17/386
C01B 7/19
C07C 17/25

Application no.

07811541.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

PROCESSES FOR SEPARATION OF FLUOROOLEFINS FROM HYDROGEN FLUORIDE BY AZEOTROPIC DISTILLATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T223618.20190313

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 224.207K)
T 0332/13 () of 6.9.2018

Online on

19.03.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.9.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 43/11
C11D 1/722

Application no.

03747126.5

Keywords

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde - Beschwerde hinreichend begründet (ja)
Nichtzulassung des Hauptantrages - (verneint)
Zurückverweisung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Application title

C10-ALKANOLALKOXYLAT-GEMISCHE UND IHRE VERWENDUNG

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T033213.20180906

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 386.418K)
T 0455/14 (Wind Turbine/SIEMENS) of 29.11.2018

Online on

19.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

29.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F03D 1/06
F03D 11/00

Application no.

07704711.6

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious alternative

Application title

WIND TURBINE ROTOR BLADE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T045514.20181129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 357.986K)
T 0818/15 () of 13.2.2019

Online on

19.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

13.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47L 9/02
A47L 9/06

Application no.

04721133.9

Keywords

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

Application title

ACCESSORY FOR VACUUM-CLEANER HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T081815.20190213

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.827K)
T 0972/15 (OFDM-based carrier aggregation/OFINNO) of 14.3.2019

Online on

19.03.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 5/00
H04W 72/04
H04W 72/12

Application no.

12725965.3

Keywords

Right to be heard - request for decision according to the state of the file
Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Multicarrier OFDM transmission using carrier aggregation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T097215.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.122K)
T 1106/15 () of 14.3.2019

Online on

19.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

14.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07D 7/12

Application no.

07846608.3

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR ERKENNUNG VON VERSCHMUTZUNGEN UND/ODER FARBABNUTZUNGEN IM BEREICH VON FARBÜBERGÄNGEN AUF WERTDOKUMENTEN UND MITTEL ZUR DURCHFÜHRUNG DES VERFAHRENS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T110615.20190314

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 415.015K)
T 1768/16 () of 22.2.2019

Online on

19.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60H 1/32

Application no.

09170439.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Air conditioning system for a car

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T176816.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 274.165K)
T 1521/12 (Detektion der Richtung eines Magnetfeldes / MELEXIS TECHNOLOGIES) of 26.11.2018

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

26.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01R 33/07
G01D 5/14

Application no.

01202840.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Sensor für die Detektion der Richtung eines Magnetfeldes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T152112.20181126

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 444.920K)
T 0656/13 (Processor and interface/CAMBRIDGE CONSULTANTS) of 5.3.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

5.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/30
G06F 13/16

Application no.

08016826.3

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Processor and interface

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T065613.20190305

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.986K)
T 0725/13 (Aktivierung der Selbstheilungskräfte/HERBALUX) of 30.1.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

30.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61N 5/06

Application no.

10177404.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Verfahren und Gerät zum Aktivieren der Selbstheilungskräfte bei Patienten, sowie Verwendungen hierfür

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T072513.20190130

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 294.633K)
T 0195/14 (Switch command/HTC) of 12.2.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/44

Application no.

08103963.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Devices with multiple functions, and methods for switching functions thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T019514.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 359.151K)
T 0757/14 () of 15.1.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/40
A23L 1/29
A23L 1/314
A23L 1/22
A23L 1/325
A23L 1/237
A23P 1/02
A23P 1/08

Application no.

02754595.3

Keywords

Inventive step - obvious alternative

Application title

SOFT BOUILLON TABLET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T075714.20190115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 320.605K)
T 1178/14 () of 26.2.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 13/22
C11D 13/18
C11D 9/44

Application no.

06125515.4

Keywords

Novelty - main request (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - Auxiliary requests (yes)

Application title

Method for manufacturing a shaped article

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T117814.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 364.626K)
T 1987/14 (Hörvorrichtung/SIVANTOS) of 26.2.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

08100194.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)
Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hilfsantrag 2 - (ja)
Nichtzulassung wegen verspäteter Einreichtung - Hilfsanträge 2a und 3 - (ja)

Application title

Hörvorrichtung mit automatischer Ausrichtung des Richtmikrofons und entsprechendes Verfahren

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T198714.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 378.691K)
T 2268/14 (Food analyser/DINAMICA GENERALE) of 20.12.2018

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

20.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 5/02
A01K 5/00

Application no.

08159612.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

System for controlling the loading of one or more foods into a self-propelled mixing unit by means of a mechanical shovel mounted to a motor vehicle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T226814.20181220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 292.130K)
T 1492/15 (Aqueous slurries / Omya International) of 12.12.2018

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 17/67
D21H 17/68
D21H 19/38
D21H 19/40
D21H 21/52
C09C 1/02

Application no.

09170864.4

Keywords

Inventive step (Main Request and 1st and 2nd Auxiliary Request)
Inventive step - obvious solution
Sufficiency of disclosure - yes
Evidence filed with the statement of grounds of appeal and the reply thereto
Evidence - admitted
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

Aqueous slurries comprising fine calcium carbonate particles for their use in paper coatings

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T149215.20181212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 342.727K)
T 1577/15 () of 14.12.2018

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

14.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 3/00
C08L 9/02
C08L 15/00

Application no.

03769113.6

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Novelty - main request
Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - main request
Late filed documents not admitted by opposition division - incorrect exercise of discretion - no

Application title

HYDROGENATED NITRILE RUBBER COMPOSITES WITH IMPROVED PROCESSABILITY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T157715.20181214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 317.638K)
T 1674/15 () of 1.3.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

1.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01F 25/00
G01F 15/00

Application no.

07836452.8

Keywords

Novelty and inventive step
Novelty - after amendment
Novelty - (yes)

Application title

FLOW MEASUREMENT DIAGNOSTICS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T167415.20190301

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.190K)
T 0849/16 (Neuheit (nein)) of 8.2.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 25/06
B62D 29/04
B60J 10/00

Application no.

07002241.3

Keywords

-

Application title

Dachrahmen für ein Fahrzeug

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T084916.20190208

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 246.674K)
T 0854/16 () of 29.1.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

29.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 7/02

Application no.

10154601.8

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - first to seventh auxiliary request (no)

Application title

Method for attaching a double-sided pressure-sensitive adhesive tape comprising a release liner

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T085416.20190129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 392.520K)
T 2099/16 (Membrane bioreactor/PALO ALTO) of 29.1.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

29.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C02F 1/38
C02F 3/12

Application no.

11194681.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Membrane bioreactor (MBR) configurations for wastewater treatment

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T209916.20190129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 283.040K)
T 0831/17 (Haar oder München als Ort der mündlichen Verhandlung) of 25.2.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

25.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

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

Application no.

10182497.7

Keywords

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

Application title

Verfahren zum Betreiben eines Mobilfunknetzes

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T083117.20190225

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 397.213K)
T 0047/18 (Detection instrument/BIOMERIEUX) of 6.2.2019

Online on

18.03.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12M 1/34
C12Q 1/02
C12Q 1/04
G01N 35/00
G01N 35/04

Application no.

10728944.9

Keywords

New objections under Articles 84 and 123(2) EPC - discretion of the board to admit (yes) - admitted (no)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

Combined detection instrument for culture specimen containers and instrument for identification and/or characterization of a microbial agent in a sample

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T004718.20190206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.413K)
T 1763/13 (Buffer status reporting/INNOVATIVE SONIC) of 11.12.2018

Online on

15.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

11.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 28/06

Application no.

09000013.4

Keywords

Priority - (no)
Novelty - (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (no)

Application title

Method and apparatus for performing buffer status reporting (BSR)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T176313.20181211

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 450.223K)
T 1774/14 (SARADC for IR detector/LEONARDO) of 22.10.2018

Online on

15.03.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

22.10.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 1/46
H03M 1/12
H03M 1/68
H03M 1/80

Application no.

10707272.0

Keywords

Statement of grounds of appeal - party's complete case
Statement of grounds of appeal - main request (not admitted)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary requests (no)

Application title

IR detector system and method

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T177414.20181022

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.616K)
T 1973/15 () of 12.3.2019

Online on

15.03.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.3.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 9/12
B65B 51/04
A22C 11/00

Application no.

06776080.1

Keywords

"Erlöschen des Patents in allen benannten Vertragsstaaten - Einstellung des Beschwerdeverfahrens"

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUM UNTERTEILEN EINES VERPACKUNGSSCHLAUCHS IN VERPACKUNGSEINHEITEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T197315.20190312

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 227.290K)
T 1750/16 (Compositions cosmétique contenant un mélange de tensioactifs, un mé … of 31.1.2019

Online on

15.03.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

31.1.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 8/44
A61K 8/46
A61K 8/73
A61K 8/81
A61Q 5/12

Application no.

04291871.4

Keywords

Recevabilité du recours (oui)
Recevabilité de la requête principale et de la requête subsidiaire (non)
Saisine de la Grande Chambre de Recours (non)

Application title

Compositions cosmétique contenant un mélange de tensioactifs, un mélange de polymères cationiques et une silicone

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T175016.20190131

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 377.212K)
T 1680/17 (Fulvestrant/ASTRAZENECA) of 24.1.2019

Online on

15.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

24.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/565
A61P 35/00
A61K 47/14
A61K 47/44
A61K 9/08

Application no.

10180667.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - reasonable expectation of success (no)

Application title

Fulvestrant formulation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168017.20190124

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 630.906K)
T 1062/13 (Decision tree/EISAI) of 18.1.2019

Online on

14.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

18.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/48

Application no.

04729294.1

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

METHOD OF CREATING DISEASE PROGNOSIS MODEL, METHOD OF PREDICTING DISEASE PROGNOSIS USING THE MODEL, DEVICE FOR PREDICTING DISEASE PROGNOSIS USING THE MODEL, ITS PROGRAM, AND RECORDING MEDIUM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T106213.20190118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 362.851K)
T 1398/13 (Turbidimetric immunoassay for cystatin C/GENTIAN AS) of 25.10.2018

Online on

14.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

25.10.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/543

Application no.

06849520.9

Keywords

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

Application title

TURBIDIMETRIC IMMUNOASSAY FOR ASSESSING HUMAN CYSTATIN C

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T139813.20181025

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 229.637K)
T 1848/13 () of 30.11.2018

Online on

14.03.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

30.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07F 15/00

Application no.

09173619.9

Keywords

Novelty
Inventive step

Application title

Method for producing ruthenium complex

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T184813.20181130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 424.929K)
T 0816/14 (Ultrafiltration of OMVs/NOVARTIS) of 23.8.2018

Online on

14.03.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

23.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/095
B01D 61/14
C12R 1/36
C07K 16/12

Application no.

04744126.6

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)

Application title

Ultrafiltration and ultracentrifugation for preparing outer membrane vesicles

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T081614.20180823

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 384.599K)
T 0564/15 () of 22.2.2019

Online on

14.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/20
H01L 21/02

Application no.

06256351.5

Keywords

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

Application title

Polycrystalline silicon layer, flat panel display using the same, and methods of fabricating the same

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T056415.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 398.172K)
T 0139/16 (Anti-HER2 antibody formulations / HOFFMANN-LA ROCHE) of 7.2.2019

Online on

14.03.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

7.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/19
A61K 39/395
A61K 47/18
A61K 47/26
C07K 16/32
A61K 47/42
A61K 9/00

Application no.

10737891.1

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)
Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant
Admission of documents in first instance proceedings - proper exercise of discretion (yes)
Novelty - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)

Application title

SUBCUTANEOUS ANTI-HER2 ANTIBODY FORMULATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T013916.20190207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 419.149K)
T 0311/13 () of 28.2.2019

Online on

13.03.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

28.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02H 7/26
H02H 1/00

Application no.

02405104.7

Keywords

Spät eingereichter Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 1 bis 8 - nicht vom Umfang der Beschwerde umfasst
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge 10 bis 13
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - divergierende Anspruchsfassungen
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag 9 (nein)

Application title

Empfang von digital codierten Schutzsignalen in einem Fernauslösegerät

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T031113.20190228

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 335.309K)
T 0347/14 () of 28.1.2019

Online on

13.03.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65C 9/04
B65C 9/06
B65C 9/40

Application no.

07725411.8

Keywords

Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - zugelassen (ja)
Patentansprüche - Klarheit
Patentansprüche - Hauptantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (ja)

Application title

STELLANTRIEB

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T034714.20190128

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 460.224K)
T 0654/14 (Verfahren zur Herstellung von Antikörperfragmenten/WACKER CHEMIE) of 30.1.2019

Online on

13.03.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

30.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12P 21/02
C07K 14/245
C12N 1/21

Application no.

06121094.4

Keywords

Zweiter Hilfsantrag - Erfordernisse des EPÜ erfüllt (ja)

Application title

Verfahren zur fermentativen Herstellung von Proteinen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T065414.20190130

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 522.740K)
T 1223/15 () of 5.2.2019

Online on

13.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47J 31/00
A47J 31/06
A47J 31/40
A47J 31/44

Application no.

06716590.2

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PREPARING A BEVERAGE SUITABLE FOR CONSUMPTION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T122315.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 300.874K)
T 0671/14 () of 7.3.2019

Online on

12.03.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B05B 13/04

Application no.

03777814.9

Keywords

Oral proccedings - announcement of non-attendance treated as withdrawal of the request
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Application title

MODULAR PAINTING APPARATUS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T067114.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.005K)
T 1086/14 () of 5.2.2019

Online on

12.03.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B28D 5/00
H01L 21/78

Application no.

11174244.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 2a (nein)
Änderungen - unzulässige Erweiterung
Änderungen - Hilfsantrag 1, Hilfsantrag 2 (ja)
Hilfsantrag 3 - Nicht ins Verfahren zugelassen

Application title

Einkristall

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T108614.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 377.541K)
T 0420/15 () of 4.12.2018

Online on

12.03.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/75
C08G 18/38
G02C 7/02

Application no.

06782343.5

Keywords

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

Application title

POLYTHIOURETHANE-BASED POLYMERIZABLE COMPOSITION AND OPTICAL RESIN OBTAINED FROM THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T042015.20181204

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 478.212K)
T 0522/15 () of 7.3.2019

Online on

12.03.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

7.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

02776295.4

Keywords

-

Application title

METHOD FOR MAKING AN ABSORBENT ARTICLE WITH PRINTED ELASTOMERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T052215.20190307

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 243.644K)
T 0727/15 () of 4.12.2018

Online on

12.03.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 1/04
C08G 18/75
C08G 18/38
C08G 18/48

Application no.

06782344.3

Keywords

Main request - reversion to claims as granted after maintenance in more restricted form - admissible - (yes)
Novelty - main request (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)- Auxiliary requests 1-3
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (no) - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required - Auxiliary request 4

Application title

POLYURETHANE/THIOURETHANE-BASED OPTICAL RESIN AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T072715.20181204

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 370.812K)
T 0869/15 () of 6.12.2018

Online on

12.03.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

6.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 2/02
C23C 2/06
C23C 2/40

Application no.

05812469.4

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nicht naheliegende Änderung
Spät eingereichte Tatsachen - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM SCHMELZTAUCHBESCHICHTEN EINES BANDES AUS HOEHERFESTEM STAHL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T086915.20181206

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 330.810K)
T 1627/15 () of 22.11.2018

Online on

12.03.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04B 1/76
B63B 25/16

Application no.

04765794.5

Keywords

Anwendbares Recht
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (ja)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein)

Application title

DÄMMELEMENT AUS MINERALFASERN FÜR DEN SCHIFFSBAU

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T162715.20181122

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 467.333K)
T 1628/15 () of 23.11.2018

Online on

12.03.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

23.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04B 1/76

Application no.

04790111.1

Keywords

Anwendbares Recht
Spät eingereichter Antrag - zugelassen (nein)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (nein)
Änderungen - zulässig (nein)

Application title

WÄRMEDÄMM-VERBUNDSYSTEME SOWIE DÄMMELEMENT, INSBESONDERE DÄMMELEMENT HIERFÜR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T162815.20181123

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 560.283K)
T 1687/16 () of 22.2.2019

Online on

12.03.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08F 2/10
A61L 15/24
C08F 6/06
C08J 3/28

Application no.

10715791.9

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR ABTRENNUNG METALLISCHER VERUNREINIGUNGEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T168716.20190222

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 359.404K)
T 0898/12 () of 6.3.2019

Online on

11.03.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

6.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/16

Application no.

00982045.7

Keywords

Main and first to fourth auxiliary requests - clarity (no)
Fifth auxiliary request - amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Sixth auxiliary request - clarity (no)

Application title

A device for transmission of signal units

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T089812.20190306

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.985K)
T 0842/14 (PCR anti-foam reagents/QIAGEN) of 23.1.2019

Online on

11.03.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

23.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

03767188.0

Keywords

Main request and auxiliary request 1 - Novelty (no);
Auxiliary request 2 - added subject-matter (yes);
Auxiliary request 3 - clarity (no);
Auxiliary request 4 - sufficiency of disclosure (no);
Auxiliary request 5 - admitted into the proceedings (no);
Auxiliary request 6 - clarity (no), sufficiency of disclosure (no);

Application title

IMPROVED COMPOSITIONS FOR IN VITRO AMPLIFICATION OF NUCLEIC ACIDS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T084214.20190123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 553.535K)
T 0990/14 (Haptic device using electrostrictive polymers actuators/IMMERSION) of 7.12.2018

Online on

11.03.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

7.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 5/00

Application no.

01939443.6

Keywords

-

Application title

HAPTIC DEVICES USING ELECTROACTIVE POLYMERS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T099014.20181207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 268.338K)
T 0885/15 (Bone remodeling/DAIICHI SANKYO COMPANY) of 4.3.2019

Online on

11.03.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

4.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61P 19/08
C07K 14/705
A61K 31/7088
A61K 38/17
A61K 39/395
A61K 48/00

Application no.

07710624.3

Keywords

Amendments - broadening of claim (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Polynucleotide and polypeptide sequences involved in the process of bone remodeling

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T088515.20190304

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 303.630K)
T 1326/15 () of 22.11.2018

Online on

11.03.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04B 1/76
C03C 13/06

Application no.

04765796.0

Keywords

Anwendbares Recht
Spät eingereichter Hauptantrag - zugelassen (nein)
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer - (nein)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag - zugelassen (ja)
Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Dämmstoffelement aus Mineralfaserfilz für den klemmenden Einbau zwischen Balken

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T132615.20181122

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 881.656K)
T 1882/15 () of 21.2.2019

Online on

11.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01C 1/00
A01H 1/02
A01C 1/02
A01H 4/00
C12Q 1/68
G01N 1/04
A01H 1/04

Application no.

10184375.3

Keywords

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

Application title

Automated seed sampler and methods of sampling and testing seeds

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T188215.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 231.079K)
T 0562/16 (CF Magnus/Building wireless control system) of 5.12.2018

Online on

11.03.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

5.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/28

Application no.

05012617.6

Keywords

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

Application title

Wireless building control architecture

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T056216.20181205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 344.811K)
T 0972/16 () of 21.2.2019

Online on

11.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A24B 13/00
A24B 15/28
A23L 27/00

Application no.

08844115.9

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

SMOKELESS ORAL TOBACCO COMPOSITION AND METHODS OF MAKING THE SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T097216.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.017K)
T 0712/17 (GDA-Sprühpulver/BASF) of 7.2.2019

Online on

11.03.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

7.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 2/16
C07C 227/00
C11D 3/33
C11D 7/32
C11D 11/02
C11D 17/00

Application no.

10723027.8

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINES SPRÜHPULVERS ENTHALTEND EIN ODER MEHRERE GLYCIN-N,N-DIESSIGSÄURE-DERIVATE UND VERWENDUNG DES SPRÜHPULVERS ZUR HERSTELLUNG VON PRESSAGGLOMERATEN

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T071217.20190207

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 374.561K)
T 1338/12 (Depôt micro-organisme/SEDERMA) of 14.12.2018

Online on

08.03.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

14.12.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C12P 21/00
A61K 8/99

Application no.

02702466.0

Keywords

Suffisance de l'exposé - depôt de matière biologique (non);
Correction d'une erreur (non);
Principe de la bonne foi et de la protection de la confiance légitime (non);

Application title

COMPOSITION COSMETIQUE CONTENANT UN MELANGE DE PROTEINES OBTENU PAR FERMENTATION DE MICRO-ORGANISMES DE LA FAMILLE THERMUS THERMOPHILUS.

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T133812.20181214

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 481.991K)
T 0217/14 () of 21.2.2019

Online on

08.03.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01H 71/10

Application no.

07123676.4

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Novelty - main and second auxiliary requests
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - first and third auxiliary requests
Late-filed auxiliary requests - fourth auxiliary request

Application title

Activation for Switching Apparatus

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021714.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.399K)
T 0015/16 () of 18.12.2018

Online on

08.03.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

18.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16H 57/04
F28D 15/02
F04D 29/28

Application no.

10007631.4

Keywords

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

Application title

Getriebe für industrielle Anwendungen

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T001516.20181218

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 291.669K)
T 0061/17 () of 5.3.2019

Online on

08.03.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 43/02

Application no.

06707732.1

Keywords

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

Application title

EASY OPEN CONTAINER AND METHOD OF SEALING THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T006117.20190305

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.286K)
T 2158/13 (Method for detecting pathogens/Fio Corporation) of 19.2.2019

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/04
C12M 1/34
C12Q 1/68
C12Q 1/70
G01N 33/53
G01N 33/569
G01N 33/58
G01N 21/25
G01N 21/27
G01N 33/543

Application no.

07719377.9

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - clarity and support by the description (no)
Amendments - all claim requests
Inventive step - (no)
Inventive step - all claim requests

Application title

METHOD FOR DETECTING PATHOGENS USING MICROBEADS CONJUGATED TO BIORECOGNITION MOLECULES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T215813.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 365.365K)
T 0683/14 () of 4.12.2018

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

4.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 19/147
H04N 19/46
H04N 19/129
H04N 19/61
H04N 19/11
H04N 19/13
H04N 19/12
H04N 19/124

Application no.

10153812.2

Keywords

Presence of a substantive error, not a procedural error
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

Application title

Adaptive coding of the prediction error in hybrid video coding

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T068314.20181204

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 328.825K)
T 1225/14 () of 16.5.2018

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

16.5.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 31/7052
A61K 47/44
A61P 31/00
A61P 31/04
A61P 27/02

Application no.

06744536.1

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)

Application title

UTILISATION DE L'AZITHROMYCINE POUR LA FABRICATION D'UN MEDICAMENT DE TRAITEMENT DES INFECTIONS OCULAIRES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T122514.20180516

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 362.227K)
T 2180/14 (Lactic acid/TORAY) of 25.1.2019

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

25.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12P 7/56
B01D 61/02
B01D 61/14
B01D 71/56
C12N 15/09

Application no.

08777309.9

Keywords

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

Application title

LACTIC ACID PRODUCTION METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T218014.20190125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 338.853K)
T 2224/14 () of 1.2.2019

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

1.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A22C 7/00
A22C 11/02

Application no.

06025483.6

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Haupt-und Hilfsanträge 1-4 (nein)

Application title

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Umverteilen von pastösem Füllgut

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T222414.20190201

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 358.769K)
T 0027/15 () of 11.1.2019

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 27/12
B65B 63/02

Application no.

10158378.9

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - extension of subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Application title

Method of packaging a compressed filter tow bale

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T002715.20190111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 293.055K)
T 1964/15 () of 30.1.2019

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

30.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F03D 1/00

Application no.

03815540.4

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUR KRANLOSEN MONTAGE EINES ROTORBLATTES EINER WINDENERGIEANLAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T196415.20190130

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 333.127K)
T 2224/15 (Mood-based feedback/IMMERSION) of 15.2.2019

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/01
A63F 13/02
H04M 1/725

Application no.

09796859.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method and apparatus for generating mood-based haptic feedback

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T222415.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.311K)
T 1853/16 (Combination therapy of breast cancer/GENENTECH) of 7.2.2018

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

7.2.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/00
C07K 16/32
A61K 39/395
A61K 45/06
A61K 31/7068

Application no.

98963840.8

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Treatment with anti-ErbB2 antibodies

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T185316.20180207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 612.356K)
T 1719/17 (Intercept processing/MICROSOFT) of 26.2.2019

Online on

07.03.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/455
G06F 9/46

Application no.

06110963.3

Keywords

Inventive step (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Application title

Systems and methods for multi-level intercept processing in a virtual machine environment

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T171917.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.580K)
J 0016/18 (Missing statement of grounds/ Ibex Bionomics LLC) of 4.3.2019

Online on

06.03.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

4.3.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 63/00
A01P 21/00

Application no.

16769844.8

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

ENHANCER COMPOSITIONS FOR AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS AND AGRICULTURAL CHEMICAL COMPOSITIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:J001618.20190304

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 222.877K)
T 0989/13 () of 20.2.2019

Online on

06.03.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/00
A61B 17/12

Application no.

07254329.1

Keywords

Withdrawal of the approval to the text of the patent as granted - revocation of the patent

Application title

Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T098913.20190220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 226.954K)
T 0166/14 () of 28.2.2019

Online on

06.03.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

28.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 43/80
A01P 1/00

Application no.

04255357.8

Keywords

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

Application title

Synergistic microbicidal combinations

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T016614.20190228

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 249.874K)
T 0499/14 () of 9.1.2019

Online on

06.03.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

9.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 15/00

Application no.

06003929.4

Keywords

Added subject-matter - main request (yes); third auxiliary request (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - third auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - third auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

Powder inhaler

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T049914.20190109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 393.767K)
T 0795/15 () of 21.2.2019

Online on

06.03.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/35
G02F 1/39

Application no.

11723587.9

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Novelty - main request and auxiliary requests 1 to 4
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - auxiliary requests 2 to 4
Claims - clarity (no)
Claims - result to be achieved
Claims - auxiliary requests 5 and 6

Application title

OPTICAL PARAMETRIC GENERATOR BASED ON A SLANT- STRIPE PERIODICALLY POLED NONLINEAR MATERIAL WITH OPTIMISED LATERAL OUTPUT COUPLING OF A TERAHERTZ SIGNAL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T079515.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 452.266K)
T 2346/15 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

06.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64F 5/00
G06K 7/00

Application no.

07843683.9

Keywords

added subject-matter (yes)
extended scope of protection (yes)

Application title

METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR AUTOMATED SAFETY DEVICE INSPECTION USING RADIO FREQUENCY IDENTIFICATION

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T234615.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.888K)
T 1671/15 (Secure printing/DAI) of 26.2.2019

Online on

05.03.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 3/12
B41J 29/38

Application no.

06766454.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Printing system and program

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T167115.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.393K)
T 0413/16 () of 12.2.2019

Online on

05.03.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 37/30
D06F 37/20
H02K 11/00

Application no.

06813646.4

Keywords

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request (no)
Substantial procedural violation - violation of the right to be heard (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (yes)

Application title

MOTOR AND CONTROLLER ASSEMBLY FOR A HORIZONTAL AXIS WASHING MACHINE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T041316.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.019K)
T 0689/16 () of 7.11.2018

Online on

05.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60C 23/04

Application no.

09716444.6

Keywords

Änderungen - zulässig (ja)
Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

GEHÄUSEBEFESTIGUNG AN SNAP-IN-VENTIL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T068916.20181107

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 431.769K)
T 0691/18 () of 26.2.2019

Online on

05.03.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

26.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03J 3/20
G10K 9/12
B60Q 5/00
G10K 9/18

Application no.

06705638.2

Keywords

Claims - clarity (yes)
Interlocutory revision - department of first instance should have rectified decision (yes)

Application title

Method and circuit of the electronic horn driving signal frequency adjusted by capacitance

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T069118.20190226

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 253.094K)
T 0215/13 (Reactor simulation / GLOBAL NUCLEAR FUEL-AMERICAS) of 11.1.2019

Online on

04.03.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

11.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G21C 1/00
G21D 1/00

Application no.

05257693.1

Keywords

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

Application title

Method and system for calculating rod average criteria

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T021513.20190111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 459.923K)
T 1178/13 (Antenna assembly with two radiating patterns / Sony Ericsson) of 19.2.2019

Online on

04.03.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01Q 1/24
H01Q 1/38
H01Q 5/00
H01Q 21/30

Application no.

08805079.4

Keywords

Amendments - disclosure in drawings (no)

Application title

ANTENNA ASSEMBLY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T117813.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.599K)
T 2233/13 () of 14.2.2019

Online on

04.03.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03B 5/18

Application no.

06023742.7

Keywords

Claims - clarity and support
Claims - all requests (no)

Application title

Low Cost Multi-octave-band Tunable Oscillator Having Low and Uniform Phase Noise

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T223313.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.870K)
T 0324/14 () of 18.2.2019

Online on

04.03.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

18.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03F 3/68

Application no.

06739337.1

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Late-filed requests
Late-filed request - submitted shortly before oral proceedings

Application title

High Power Doherty Amplifier Using Multi-Stage Modules

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T032414.20190218

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.061K)
T 0602/14 () of 17.12.2018

Online on

04.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 72/02
H04W 16/04
H04W 28/06
H04W 12/06
H04L 5/02

Application no.

11005004.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

Method and apparatus for data symbol and control symbol multiplexing

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T060214.20181217

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 314.447K)
T 1254/14 (Mixed-Mode Interaction/AERITAS) of 16.1.2019

Online on

04.03.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

16.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/08
G06F 17/30
H04M 3/493

Application no.

10180417.7

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)

Application title

Mixed-Mode Interaction

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T125414.20190116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 283.894K)
T 0422/17 (Nasslack-Overspray Abtrennvorrichtung/Dürr) of 14.1.2019

Online on

04.03.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

14.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 46/10
B01D 46/24
B01D 46/00
B01D 46/52
B05B 15/12

Application no.

10177199.6

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Vorrichtung zum Abtrennen von Nasslack-Overspray

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T042217.20190114

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 394.303K)
T 2288/13 (Determination of usable bus width / Memory Technologies LLC) of 18.1.2019

Online on

01.03.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

18.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 31/28
H04L 1/24
G06F 11/267

Application no.

04733859.5

Keywords

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

Application title

MEMORY BUS CHECKING PROCEDURE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T228813.20190118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 333.821K)
T 0596/14 (Refrigerating machine oil/Nippon Mitsubishi Oil Corporation) of 25.2.2019

Online on

01.03.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

25.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 171/00
C10M 105/32
C10M 105/48
C09K 5/04

Application no.

99850140.7

Keywords

Lapse of patent in all designated states - termination of appeal proceedings
Patent proprietor sole appellant

Application title

Refrigerating machine oil used with carbon dioxide as refrigerant

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T059614.20190225

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 249.640K)
T 1392/15 (WATER-ABSORBING AGENT/Nippon Shokubai) of 22.1.2019

Online on

01.03.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

22.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 20/26
A61F 13/53
A61L 15/18
A61L 15/60

Application no.

04807229.2

Keywords

(Main Request and Auxiliary Requests 1 to 11) Inventive step - no - obvious alternative
(Auxiliary Request 12) Inventive step - yes

Application title

WATER-ABSORBING AGENT, MANUFACTURE METHOD THEREOF, AND ABSORBENT AND ABSORBENT ARTICLE MADE THEREFROM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T139215.20190122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 474.950K)
T 0174/16 (Request for postponement/NANO TECHNOLOGIES) of 1.2.2019

Online on

01.03.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

1.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 13/00
B22F 9/14
B22F 1/00

Application no.

07834895.0

Keywords

Decision to refuse request to postpone oral proceedings reasonable and taking all relevant factors of the circumstances of the case into account (no)
Right to be heard - substantial procedural violation (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - fundamental deficiency in first instance proceedings (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - equitable by reason of a substantial procedural violation

Application title

CRISTALLINE METALIC NANOPARTICLES AND COLLOIDS THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T017416.20190201

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 351.120K)
T 0370/16 () of 11.1.2019

Online on

01.03.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

11.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

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

Application no.

06784553.7

Keywords

Novelty - (no)
Novelty - main and auxiliary requests 1 to 7
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - "additional" auxiliary request

Application title

AEROSPACE VEHICLE YAW GENERATING SYSTEMS AND ASSOCIATED METHODS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T037016.20190111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 413.363K)

February 2019

T 1648/13 (Video editing/CORE WIRELESS) of 12.11.2018

Online on

28.02.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

12.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11B 27/031
G06F 3/048
H04N 5/262
G11B 27/34
G06T 5/00

Application no.

05821645.8

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - mixture of technical and non-technical features
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)
Novelty - prior European application

Application title

Method and apparatus for video editing on small screen with minimal input device

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T164813.20181112

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 380.489K)
T 0069/14 (EURO-CELTIQUE / OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE) of 11.1.2019

Online on

28.02.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

11.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 489/00
C07D 489/08

Application no.

05730345.5

Keywords

Main request - added subject-matter (no) - sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)

Application title

PROCESS FOR PREPARING OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE HAVING LESS THAN 25 PPM 14-HYDROXYCODEINONE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T006914.20190111

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 356.599K)
T 0489/14 (Pedestrian simulation/CONNOR) of 22.2.2019

Online on

28.02.2019

Board

3.5.07

Decision date

22.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/50

Application no.

03793825.5

Keywords

Patentable invention - simulation method
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal

Application title

Simulation of the movement of an autonomous entity through an environment

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T048914.20190222

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 655.438K)
T 1856/14 () of 7.2.2019

Online on

28.02.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

7.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 3/00
B62K 19/34

Application no.

10003306.7

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - subject-matter extends beyond content of earlier application (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

Bottom bracket assembly for a bicycle

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T185614.20190207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 422.771K)
T 0457/16 () of 5.12.2018

Online on

28.02.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

5.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60B 3/02
B21D 53/30

Application no.

07728263.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag HA1 (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR HERSTELLUNG EINER LUFTREIFENFELGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T045716.20181205

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 331.598K)
T 2286/16 (Curable binder/Johns Manville) of 12.2.2019

Online on

28.02.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D04H 1/587
D04H 3/12
D04H 1/64
C08B 37/00
C08L 5/00
C03C 25/32

Application no.

10742068.9

Keywords

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

Application title

CURABLE BINDER COMPRISING AMINE SALT OF INORGANIC ACID

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T228616.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 278.751K)
T 1000/14 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

27.02.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/92

Application no.

05817337.8

Keywords

Remittal to the department of first instance (no)
Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF A BIOLOGICAL SAMPLE OF UNKNOWN QUANTITY

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T100014.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.826K)
T 1455/14 () of 30.11.2018

Online on

27.02.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

30.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 47/16

Application no.

06114575.1

Keywords

Procedural violation - Opposition Division's correction of an error
Remittal to the department of first instance - special reasons for not remitting the case
Late-filed evidence - admitted
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)

Application title

Pipe fitting

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T145514.20181130

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 898.301K)
T 1526/14 () of 25.10.2018

Online on

27.02.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

25.10.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B41F 31/04

Application no.

07802549.1

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Farbdosiereinrichtung eines Druckwerks und Verfahren zur Steuerung der Farbdosiereinrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T152614.20181025

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 425.016K)
T 0932/16 (Compositions for the treatment of dermatological diseases, and uses … of 26.11.2018

Online on

27.02.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

26.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 33/06
A61K 33/12
A61P 17/00

Application no.

08462004.6

Keywords

Request for video conference (No)
Request for postponement of oral proceedings (No)
Inventive step - All requests (No)

Application title

Compositions for the treatment of dermatological diseases, and uses thereof

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T093216.20181126

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.710K)
T 1589/16 (Uplink resource indication/HUAWEI) of 6.2.2019

Online on

27.02.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

6.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04W 72/04

Application no.

11166102.1

Keywords

Added subject-matter (no)

Application title

Method, base station, and user terminal for implementing uplink resource indication

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T158916.20190206

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 319.054K)
T 0765/13 (Anpassung einer intelligenten Einheit/PHOENIX) of 15.2.2019

Online on

26.02.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 9/445
H04L 29/08

Application no.

03767812.5

Keywords

Neuheit Hauptantrag und 1. Hilfsantrag (nein)
Änderungen - zulässig (nein) 2. Hilfsantrag

Application title

ORTSGEBUNDENE ANPASSUNG EINER INTELLIGENTEN EINHEIT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T076513.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 366.880K)
T 0872/13 (Factor VII Glycoforms/NOVO NORDISK) of 28.8.2018

Online on

26.02.2019

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

28.8.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12P 21/00
C07K 14/745
C12N 9/64

Application no.

05766825.3

Keywords

Oral proceedings - held in absence of appellant
Acceleration of proceedings - (no)
Late-filed evidence - submitted with the statement of grounds of appeal or reply thereto: admitted
Late-filed evidence - submitted at a late stage of appeal proceedings and complex: not admitted
Novelty - implicit disclosure (yes/no)
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity after amendment (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

O-LINKED GLYCOFORMS OF FACTOR VII AND METHOD TO MANUFACTURE THEM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T087213.20180828

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 728.793K)
T 1317/13 (anti-IL-1beta therapy/NOVARTIS) of 9.2.2018

Online on

26.02.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

9.2.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/395
C07K 16/24
A61P 37/06
C07K 14/545

Application no.

08760116.7

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)

Application title

New indications for anti-IL-I-beta therapy

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T131713.20180209

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 435.168K)
T 0067/14 (Increasing yield of bacterial culture / CHR. HANSEN) of 21.2.2019

Online on

26.02.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

21.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 1/38
C12N 1/20
A23C 19/032

Application no.

06700045.5

Keywords

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

Application title

USE OF COMPOUNDS INVOLVED IN BIOSYNTHESIS OF NUCLEIC ACIDS TO INCREASE YIELD OF BACTERIAL CULTURES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T006714.20190221

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 487.017K)
T 1984/14 () of 24.10.2018

Online on

26.02.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

24.10.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B26D 3/00
B26D 5/00

Application no.

02715280.0

Keywords

Evidence - standard of proof
Evidence - hearing witness
Evidence - balance of probabilities
Novelty - (no)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Application title

IMPROVED METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PRECISION CUTTING OF GRAPHICS AREAS FORM SHEETS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T198414.20181024

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 363.662K)
T 0458/15 (Influenza vaccine formulations/GLAXOSMITHKLINE) of 5.2.2019

Online on

26.02.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/145
C12N 7/04

Application no.

02724176.9

Keywords

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

Application title

Influenza vaccine formulations for intradermal delivery

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T045815.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 251.370K)
T 0808/15 (GM-CSF antagonist/KALOBIOS) of 12.2.2019

Online on

26.02.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/24
A61K 39/395
A61P 19/10

Application no.

09702831.0

Keywords

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

Application title

Methods of treating bone-loss disorders using a GM-CSF antagonist

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T080815.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 259.316K)
T 0362/18 (GnRH antagonist/FERRING) of 15.2.2019

Online on

26.02.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/08
A61K 38/09
A61P 35/00

Application no.

12165896.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - missing statement of grounds

Application title

Method of treating prostate cancer with the GnRH antagonist degarelix

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T036218.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 236.578K)
T 1475/18 () of 20.2.2019

Online on

26.02.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

20.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 231/02
C07C 233/18
C07C 233/20
C07C 233/47
C07C 233/49
C07C 303/22
C07C 309/15

Application no.

12740365.7

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - statement of grounds (not filed)

Application title

GENERAL METHOD FOR PREPARING FATTY ACYL AMIDO BASED SURFACTANTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T147518.20190220

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 226.369K)
T 1325/13 () of 4.2.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

4.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05B 3/50

Application no.

01129025.1

Keywords

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Spät eingereichter Antrag - eingereicht mit der Beschwerdebegründung
Änderungen - 3. Hilfsantrag
Änderungen - Zwischenverallgemeinerung
Änderungen - 7. Hilfsantrag
Änderungen - Erweiterung über den Inhalt der Anmeldung in der eingereichten Fassung hinaus (ja)

Application title

Elektrische Heizvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T132513.20190204

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 356.968K)
T 1389/13 (YKL-40 monoclonal antibodies/BIO-Y) of 10.7.2018

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

10.7.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/18
A61K 39/395
A61P 35/00
A61P 35/04
A61P 29/00
A61P 1/16
A61K 38/08
A61K 38/10
A61P 37/00
A61K 39/00
C07K 14/47

Application no.

06706064.0

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Main request, AR1-6 - sufficiency of disclosure (no)
AR7,9 - admission into proceedings (no)
AR8 - extended scope (yes)
Apportionment of costs (no)

Application title

YKL-40 monoclonal antibodies

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T138913.20180710

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 512.394K)
T 1889/13 () of 27.11.2018

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

27.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 24/10
A61L 24/04
B01F 13/00
B01F 15/02
B65D 25/08
A61K 9/00
B01F 3/12
A61L 33/12

Application no.

02790278.2

Keywords

Grounds for opposition - extension of subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - extension beyond the content of the application as filed (yes)

Application title

A HEMOSTATIC KIT, A METHOD OF PREPARING A HEMOSTATIC AGENT AND A METHOD OF PROMOTING HEMOSTASIS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T188913.20181127

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 368.400K)
T 2066/13 () of 8.2.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

8.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H03H 1/00

Application no.

07803248.9

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - Hauptantrag und Hilfsanträge 2, 3, und 4 (nein)
Spät eingereichter Hilfsantrag 6 - Verfahrensökonomie

Application title

Dämpfungselement

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T206613.20190208

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 268.712K)
T 0076/14 (Method and a system for tracing food items/MAREL) of 8.1.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

8.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/00

Application no.

04799397.7

Keywords

Novelty - main request and second auxiliary request (no)
Inventive step - fifth auxiliary request (no)
Added subject-matter - auxiliary requests A and 1A to 7A (yes)
Admissibility of late filed seventh auxiliary request (no)

Application title

A method and a system for tracing food items

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T007614.20190108

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 352.608K)
T 0892/14 () of 26.11.2018

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

26.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 11/16

Application no.

02747394.1

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Patent wie erteilt (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Patent wie in geänderter Fassung aufrecht erhalten (ja)
Einspruchsgründe - neuer Einspruchsgrund (ja)
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)
Spät eingereichtes Dokument - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

VISKOSITÄTS-MESSGERÄT

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T089214.20181126

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 441.256K)
T 1169/14 () of 5.12.2018

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

5.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B07B 1/46
B07B 1/56
B07B 1/40

Application no.

05821876.9

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Patentansprüche - mangelnde Klarheit kein Einspruchsgrund

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM KLASSIEREN EINES TEILCHENFÖRMIGEN WASSERABSORBIERENDEN HARZES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T116914.20181205

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 371.359K)
T 1412/14 (Display settings/GE) of 12.2.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

06827752.4

Keywords

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

Application title

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ANATOMY LABELING ON A PACS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T141214.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 264.002K)
T 0799/15 () of 30.11.2018

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

30.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 65/14

Application no.

11158709.3

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Bremsbelag für eine selbstverstärkende Scheibenbremse

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T079915.20181130

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 1.898M)
T 0878/15 (Factor H binding protein/NOVARTIS) of 14.2.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

14.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/095

Application no.

10713516.2

Keywords

Inventive step - main request (yes)

Application title

Adjuvanting meningococcal factor H binding protein

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T087815.20190214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 316.943K)
T 1155/15 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/00
B81C 1/00

Application no.

04785662.0

Keywords

Conciseness in the number of independent claims (yes, amended claims)
Novelty and inventive step (yes, amended claims)

Application title

MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS HAVING TRENCH ISOLATED CONTACTS, AND METHODS FOR FABRICATING SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T115515.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 336.372K)
T 1158/15 () of 7.12.2018

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/90
A61L 31/10

Application no.

01998009.3

Keywords

Amendments - broadening of claim (yes)

Application title

DEVICE FOR IN VIVO DELIVERY OF BIOACTIVE AGENTS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE THEREOF

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T115815.20181207

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 366.704K)
T 1169/15 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B81C 1/00

Application no.

04785661.2

Keywords

Novelty and inventive step (yes, amended claims)

Application title

MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS, AND METHODS FOR ENCAPSULATING AND FABRICATING SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T116915.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.363K)
T 1823/15 () of 19.2.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

19.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07G 1/00
G01G 19/42

Application no.

11773509.2

Keywords

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

Application title

CASH TILL LOAD CELL

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T182315.20190219

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 390.427K)
T 1917/15 () of 23.1.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

23.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 17/06
G03F 7/20
H01L 21/027

Application no.

06713513.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty: main and first auxiliary request (no), second auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step: second auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

PROJECTION OPTICAL SYSTEM, EXPOSURE EQUIPMENT AND DEVICE MANUFACTURING METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T191715.20190123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 449.165K)
T 0094/16 () of 12.12.2018

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

12.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 13/64

Application no.

04006276.2

Keywords

Neuheit
Spät eingereichte Hilfsanträge - zugelassen (nein)

Application title

Lamellenkupplung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T009416.20181212

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 327.463K)
T 0370/17 () of 14.12.2018

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

14.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23J 3/08
A23J 3/30
A23J 3/32
A23J 3/34
A23L 1/305
A23L 1/29

Application no.

08847863.1

Keywords

-

Application title

METHOD FOR DECREASING BITTERNESS AND IMPROVING TASTE OF PROTEIN-FREE AND HYDROLYZED INFANT FORMULAS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T037017.20181214

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 411.824K)
T 0414/17 () of 15.1.2019

Online on

25.02.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

15.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 39/00
A47L 15/42

Application no.

11185162.2

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - notice of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - request defining subject of appeal
Admissibility of appeal - yes
Admissibility of opposition - allegation of prior use
Admissibility of opposition - substantiation
Admissibility of opposition - yes
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - point of law of fundamental importance
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal - no
Substantial procedural violation - (no)
Reimbursement of appeal fee - (no)
Appeal decision - remittal to the department of first instance
Appeal decision - yes

Application title

A method for assembling a front panel for a domestic appliance and a corresponding front panel

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T041417.20190115

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 327.395K)
T 1523/13 () of 14.12.2018

Online on

22.02.2019

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

14.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09B 67/00
A23L 1/27
A23L 2/58
D06P 3/54
A61K 31/525
C09D 11/00
A23L 1/303
C12P 25/00
A23L 1/275

Application no.

02006873.0

Keywords

Änderungen
Ausreichende Offenbarung
Erfinderische Tätigkeit

Application title

Farbstoff-Gemisch, seine Herstellung sowie Verwendung in Lebensmitteln, Pharmazeutika und Kosmetika

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T152313.20181214

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 618.141K)
T 0215/14 () of 22.11.2018

Online on

22.02.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.11.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 18/10
C09J 175/04
C08K 3/04
C08K 3/26

Application no.

02720361.1

Keywords

Beweismittel mit der Beschwerdebegründung und von Beschwerdegegner vor der mündlichen Verhandlung eingereicht
Beweismittel - zugelassen
Hauptantrag - Neuheit anerkannt
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Effekt nicht nachgewiesen
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Unformulierung der Aufgabe
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - naheliegende Alternative
Hilfsanträge nicht zugelassen - Keine Rechtfertigung für die späte Einreichung - Verlegung der mündlichen Verhandlung wäre erforderlich gewesen

Application title

KLEBSTOFF, GEFÜLLT MIT OBERFLÄCHENBEHANDELTER KREIDE UND RUSS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T021514.20181122

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 516.941K)
T 0544/14 () of 25.7.2018

Online on

22.02.2019

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

25.7.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29D 22/00
F16F 9/04

Application no.

07003465.7

Keywords

Zulassung des mündlichen Vortrags des technischen Experten der Beschwerdegegnerin (nein)
Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Application title

Membran und Luftfeder

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T054414.20180725

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 559.118K)
T 0029/15 () of 17.12.2018

Online on

22.02.2019

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

17.12.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 5/74

Application no.

07120020.8

Keywords

Novelty - (yes)
Inventive step - (yes)
Inventive step - could-would approach

Application title

Reclosable opening device for packages of pourable food products

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T002915.20181217

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 309.986K)
T 0352/15 (Enzym/Substrat System/HENKEL) of 15.2.2019

Online on

22.02.2019

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12P 3/00
A61K 8/22

Application no.

06806492.2

Keywords

Erlöschen des Patents in allen benannten Vertragsstaaten - Beendigung des Beschwerdeverfahrens

Application title

Enzym/Substrat System zur Generierung von Wasserstoffperoxid enthaltend Sorbitol Oxidase aus Streptomyces coelicolor und Sorbitol

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T035215.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 230.688K)
T 0403/15 () of 5.2.2019

Online on

22.02.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/16
A61F 2/14
A61F 2/00

Application no.

07763272.7

Keywords

Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)
Claims - support in the description (no)
Claims - clarity (no)

Application title

ULTRA VIOLET, VIOLET, AND BLUE LIGHT FILTERING POLYMERS FOR OPHTHALMIC APPLICATIONS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T040315.20190205

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 334.213K)
T 0168/16 () of 29.1.2019

Online on

22.02.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

29.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 77/00
C08K 5/00
C08K 5/5313

Application no.

05780044.3

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (no)
Late-filed request - adjournment of oral proceedings would have been required (no)

Application title

HALOGEN-FREE FLAME RETARDANT POLYAMIDE COMPOSITION WITH IMPROVED ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T016816.20190129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 427.519K)
T 0301/16 () of 21.11.2018

Online on

22.02.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64C 9/14

Application no.

06851620.2

Keywords

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

Application title

LIFT AUGMENTATION SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED METHOD

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T030116.20181121

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 475.194K)
T 0774/18 () of 22.1.2019

Online on

22.02.2019

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08H 1/00
A61K 8/65
A61K 38/00
C08J 3/14
C08L 89/00

Application no.

11812644.0

Keywords

Clarity (yes) after amendment
Amendments - allowable (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance

Application title

COLLAGEN POWDER AND/OR COLLAGEN-DERIVED POWDER, AND PRODUCTION METHOD FOR SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T077418.20190122

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.192K)
R 0010/17 () of 22.10.2018

Online on

21.02.2019

Board

EBA

Decision date

22.10.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/55
A61K 31/56
A61K 31/57
A61K 31/58
A61K 9/00
A61P 37/08
A61P 27/14
A61P 11/06

Application no.

03738280.1

Keywords

Admissibility of petition - (yes)
Right to be heard fundamentally violated – (no)
Petition for review – clearly unallowable

Application title

Combination of azelastine and fluticasone

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:R001017.20181022

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.601K)
T 0434/14 () of 29.11.2018

Online on

21.02.2019

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

29.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 1/05
A61B 1/005
G02B 23/24

Application no.

06001311.7

Keywords

Added subject-matter - auxiliary request IV (no)
Clarity - auxiliary request IV (yes)
Novelty - auxiliary request IV (yes)
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary request II (no)
Inventive step - auxiliary request IV (yes)

Application title

Variable direction of view instrument with distal image sensor

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T043414.20181129

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 417.920K)
T 0871/14 () of 18.1.2019

Online on

21.02.2019

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

18.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 13/06
A47J 31/40
B67D 1/00

Application no.

08798790.5

Keywords

Inventive step - after amendment
Inventive step - (yes)

Application title

METHOD AND APPARATUSES FOR PROVIDING A SELECTABLE BEVERAGE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T087114.20190118

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 329.687K)
T 1109/14 (Clavier à écran tactile/ABDERRAHIM) of 18.12.2018

Online on

21.02.2019

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

18.12.2018

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 3/023

Application no.

06743774.9

Keywords

Activité inventive - (non)
Requêtes subsidiaires produites tardivement - recevable (non)

Application title

CLAVIER UNIVERSEL A ECRAN TACTILE

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T110914.20181218

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 326.582K)
T 0293/16 (Aminoglycosides/ INSMED) of 8.1.2019

Online on

21.02.2019

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/127
A61K 31/407
A61K 31/4709
A61K 31/704
A61K 31/496
A61K 31/545
A61K 9/00

Application no.

06787716.7

Keywords

Inventive step - Main and auxiliary requests 1 to 3 (no)
Late-filed auxiliary request - admitted (yes)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

Sustained release of antiinfective aminoglycosides

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T029316.20190108

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 350.551K)
T 0931/16 (Catalyseur d'hydrogénation / IFP) of 28.1.2019

Online on

21.02.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.1.2019

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B01J 21/02
B01J 21/04
B01J 23/755
B01J 35/00
B01J 37/08
C10G 45/36
C01F 7/02
C01F 7/44

Application no.

09716931.2

Keywords

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

Application title

Catalyseur d'hydrogénation sélective et son procédé de préparation

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T093116.20190128

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 381.354K)
T 1408/16 (Transparent film/NATIONAL INSTITUTE) of 16.1.2019

Online on

21.02.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

16.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 33/40
C08J 5/18
C08L 101/00
B01D 71/02
B28B 1/30
B28C 1/00
B29D 7/01
B01D 67/00

Application no.

06782207.2

Keywords

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Novelty - implicit disclosure (no)
Novelty - burden of proof on applicant (no)
Remittal to the department of first instance - (yes)

Application title

TRANSPARENT FILM

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T140816.20190116

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 283.867K)
T 1849/17 (Search engine with user feedback/PINTEREST) of 12.2.2019

Online on

21.02.2019

Board

3.5.06

Decision date

12.2.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/00
G06F 17/30

Application no.

06738810.8

Keywords

Clarity - auxiliary request 2 (no)
Alleged technical effect not established
Inventive step - all requests (no)

Application title

SEARCH ENGINE THAT APPLIES FEEDBACK FROM USERS TO IMPROVE SEARCH RESULTS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T184917.20190212

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 331.900K)
T 2745/17 (Cesium/aluminum fluoride/Sentes) of 9.1.2019

Online on

21.02.2019

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

9.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01F 7/54
B23K 35/36
B23K 35/362

Application no.

09176931.5

Keywords

Amendments - allowable
Amendments - main request (no)
Amendments - first auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

A method for production of cesium aluminum fluoride

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T274517.20190109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 304.923K)
J 0021/09 (Zuständigkeit der Juristischen Beschwerdekammer/BAUER MASCHINEN GMBH) of 1.8.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

1.8.2011

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E02D 17/13

Application no.

07001768.6

Keywords

Zuständigkeit der Juristischen Beschwerdekammer
Nichtrückzahlung von weiteren Recherchengebühren
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer

Application title

Bodenabtragsvorrichtung

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J002109.20110801

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 143.288K)
J 0021/09 (Competence of the Legal Board of Appeal/BAUER MASCHINEN GMBH) of 1.8.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

1.8.2011

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E02D 17/13

Application no.

07001768.6

Keywords

Competence of the Legal Board of Appeal
Further search fees not refunded
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J002109.20110801

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.833K)
J 0021/09 (Compétence de la chambre de recours juridique/BAUER MASCHINEN GMBH) of 1.8.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

1.8.2011

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E02D 17/13

Application no.

07001768.6

Keywords

Compétence de la chambre de recours juridique
Non-remboursement de nouvelles taxes de recherche
Saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J002109.20110801

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 33.057K)
J 0008/10 () of 5.10.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

5.10.2011

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Aufnahme eines Rechtsanwalts in einen Zusammenschluss von Vertretern (nein)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J000810.20111005

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.533K)
J 0008/10 () of 5.10.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

5.10.2011

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Legal practitioner as member of association of representatives (no)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J000810.20111005

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.762K)
J 0008/10 () of 5.10.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

5.10.2011

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords

Admission d'un avocat dans un groupement de mandataires (non)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J000810.20111005

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 30.049K)
J 0025/10 (Katheter mit linearen Elektrodenanordnungen/MEDTRONIC VASCULAR) of 21.7.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

21.7.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/042

Application no.

07865305.2

Keywords

Teilweise Rückerstattung der Prüfungsgebühr (bejaht)
Beginn der Sachprüfung
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - (bejaht)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J002510.20110721

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.157K)
J 0025/10 (Catheters having linear electrode arrays/MEDTRONIC VASCULAR) of 21.7.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

21.7.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/042

Application no.

07865305.2

Keywords

Partial refund of the examination fee (yes)
Start of substantive examination
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

Application title

Catheters having linear electrode arrays and their method of use

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J002510.20110721

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 128.608K)
J 0025/10 (Cathéters ayant des réseaux d'électrodes linéaires/MEDTRONIC … of 21.7.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

21.7.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/042

Application no.

07865305.2

Keywords

Remboursement partiel de la taxe d'examen (oui)
Début de l'examen quant au fond
Remboursement de la taxe de recours (oui)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J002510.20110721

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 22.593K)
J 0004/11 () of 25.11.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.11.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 2/00

Application no.

08012193.2

Keywords

Teilanmeldung
Anhängige frühere Anmeldung (verneint)
Fiktion der Zurücknahme einer Anmeldung
Antrag auf Wiedereinsetzung
Antrag auf Befassung der Großen Beschwerdekammer (verneint)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J000411.20111125

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 51.052K)
J 0004/11 () of 25.11.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.11.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 2/00

Application no.

08012193.2

Keywords

Divisonal application
Pending earlier application (no)
Deemed withdrawal of application
Request for re-establishment
Request for referral of question to Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

Application title

Water containing soluble fiber

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J000411.20111125

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 172.315K)
J 0004/11 () of 25.11.2011

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

25.11.2011

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 2/00

Application no.

08012193.2

Keywords

Demande divisionnaire
Demande antérieure en instance (non)
Demande réputée retirée
Requête en restitutio in integrum
"Requête en saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours (non)

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2011:J000411.20111125

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 49.910K)
T 0373/12 (Prüfung der Klarheit von geänderten Ansprüchen durch die … of 2.4.2014

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/78
B29C 33/40
B28B 1/00

Application no.

05851833.3

Keywords

Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer
Befugnis der Einspruchsabteilungen und der Beschwerdekammern zur Prüfung von Klarheitseinwänden

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T037312.20140402

Distribution

A

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.872K)
T 0373/12 (Examination of clarity of amended claims by opposition divisions and … of 2.4.2014

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/78
B29C 33/40
B28B 1/00

Application no.

05851833.3

Keywords

Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal
Authorisation of opposition divisions and boards of appeal to examine clarity objections

Application title

NOVEL ENHANCED COATING FOR PROSTHETIC LINERS PROCESSES, PRODUCTS AND IMPROVED UMBRELLAS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T037312.20140402

Distribution

A

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 398.179K)
T 0373/12 (Examen, par les divisions d'opposition et les chambres de recours … of 2.4.2014

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.4.2014

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/78
B29C 33/40
B28B 1/00

Application no.

05851833.3

Keywords

Saisine de la Grande Chambre de recours
Divisions d'opposition et chambres de recours autorisées ou non à examiner des objections pour manque de clarté

Application title

-

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2014:T037312.20140402

Distribution

A

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 27.464K)
T 1860/13 (Multiple image security features / L-1 Secure Credentialing) of 9.1.2019

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

9.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 19/02
B42D 15/10

Application no.

02805222.3

Keywords

Admissibility of appeal - (yes)
Admissibility of appeal - appeal sufficiently substantiated (yes)
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (yes)

Application title

MULTIPLE IMAGE SECURITY FEATURES FOR IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENTS AND METHODS OF MAKING SAME

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T186013.20190109

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 389.508K)
T 0309/15 () of 17.1.2019

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06C 3/06
B29C 53/24
B29C 53/28
B29C 55/18
D04H 1/72

Application no.

06822474.0

Keywords

Inventive step - main request, auxiliary request 2 (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter
Amendments - main request (no), auxiliary request 1 (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)

Application title

SHEET PROCESSING APPARATUS AND PROCESS OF PRODUCING SHEET

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T030915.20190117

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 375.434K)
T 0479/15 () of 15.2.2019

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/12
B22D 11/22

Application no.

08857319.1

Keywords

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

Application title

VORRICHTUNG ZUR STEUERUNG ODER REGELUNG EINER TEMPERATUR

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T047915.20190215

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 301.213K)
T 0961/15 () of 8.1.2019

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

8.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01N 3/025
F01N 3/20
F01N 3/36
F01N 9/00
B01D 53/96
B01D 53/90
B01D 53/94

Application no.

09749541.0

Keywords

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

VERFAHREN ZUM REGENERIEREN EINES ABGASREINIGUNGSFILTERS SOWIE VERDAMPFER

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T096115.20190108

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 374.370K)
T 0987/15 () of 23.11.2018

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.11.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/00
C08J 5/18
C09D 123/00

Application no.

09706968.6

Keywords

Late-filed experimental evidence - admitted (no)
Main request allowable:
- sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
- inventive step (yes)

Application title

COATED BIAXIALLY ORIENTED FILM VIA IN-LINE COATING PROCESS

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T098715.20181123

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 434.079K)
T 1341/15 () of 25.1.2019

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

25.1.2019

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 37/26

Application no.

07120220.4

Keywords

Inventive step - (no)
Claims - clarity
Claims - auxiliary request (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - request clearly allowable (no)
Late-filed auxiliary requests - admitted (no)

Application title

Connection mechanism for balance weight

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T134115.20190125

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 347.751K)
T 1357/15 () of 29.1.2019

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.1.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21V 17/16
F21V 21/02

Application no.

09175947.2

Keywords

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Application title

Leuchte mit einer in ihrem Hohlraum gehaltenen Tragplatte

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T135715.20190129

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 289.562K)
T 1810/15 (Polysaccharid enthaltende Zusammensetzung / HENKEL) of 7.2.2019

Online on

20.02.2019

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

7.2.2019

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 3/50

Application no.

09772336.5

Keywords

Ausreichende Offenbarung - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)
Dokument D6 - fehlender substantiierter Vortrag

Application title

Feste, Textil-pflegende Zusammensetzung mit einem Polysaccharid

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2019:T181015.20190207

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 336.207K)
T 1989/12 (Calendar-based profile switching / MICROSOFT) of 26.4.2018

Online on

19.02.2019

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

26.4.2018

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 15/02

Application no.

01130078.7

Keywords

Admissibility (main request) (no - unsubstantiated grounds)
Statement of grounds of appeal - reference to submission before the first instance
Inventive step (auxiliary request)
Inventive step - calendar-based profile switching (no
Inventive step - obvious)

Application title

System and method for optimizing user notifications for small computer devices

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2018:T198912.20180426

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 312.922K)
T 0065/14 () of 13.12.2018

Online on

19.02.2019

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

13.12.2018

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/34
A61K 8/49
A61Q 17/04