2.2. Composition

In proceedings under Art. 112 EPC, the Enlarged Board consists of five legally and two technically qualified members; the chairman must be a legally qualified member (Art. 22(2) EPC). If a board of appeal refers a question to the Enlarged Board, at least four members of the Enlarged Board must not have taken part in the proceedings before the referring board (Art. 2(4) RPEBA).

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