|European Case Law Identifier:||ECLI:EP:BA:2005:T085802.20050812|
|Date of decision:||12 August 2005|
|Case number:||T 0858/02|
|IPC class:||H04M 3/533|
|Language of proceedings:||EN|
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|Title of application:||Structured voicemail messages|
|Applicant name:||Lucent Technologies Inc.|
|Relevant legal provisions:||
|Keywords:||Presentation of information - no|
1. When considering the nature or category of a claimed invention attention must be paid to the substance of what is claimed, rather than only taking into account how the claimed subject-matter is designated, which can be deceptive.
2. An electronic message is not automatically excluded from patentability under Article 52(2)(d) EPC as a presentation of information. This will depend on whether the message is defined by its structure or its content.
Date retrieved: 30 December 2018