T 0681/00 (Siloxanes/GIVAUDAN) of 26.3.2003

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2003:T068100.20030326
Date of decision: 26 March 2003
Case number: T 0681/00
Application number: 92909392.0
IPC class: C07F 7/08
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: C
Download and more information:
Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.133K)
Documentation of the appeal procedure can be found in the Register
Bibliographic information is available in: EN
Versions: Unpublished
Title of application: Organosiloxanes for use as sunscreen agents
Opponent name: L'OREAL
Board: 3.3.01
Headnote: -
Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 56
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 84
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 104(1)
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 114(2)
Keywords: Late filed evidence (not admitted) - lack of relevance
Main request: inventive step (no) - improper comparison - reformulation of problem - obvious solution
Auxiliary request: clarity (no) - arising from amendment - inconsistent features
Apportionment of costs (no) - late filed evidence not admitted


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T 0555/05
T 0572/05
T 0177/08
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T 0406/09
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T 0493/10
T 1577/10
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