T 0418/07 (Human anti-TNFalpha antibodies/ABBOTT) of 4.5.2011

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2011:T041807.20110504
Date of decision: 04 May 2011
Case number: T 0418/07
Application number: 97906572.9
IPC class: C07K 16/24
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: C
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Decision text in EN (PDF, 165.063K)
Documentation of the appeal procedure can be found in the Register
Bibliographic information is available in: EN
Versions: Unpublished
Title of application: Human antibodies that bind human TNFalpha
Applicant name: Abbott Biotechnology Ltd.
Opponent name: Hepworth, John Malcolm
Board: 3.3.04
Headnote: -
Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention Art 56
European Patent Convention Art 69
European Patent Convention Art 83
European Patent Convention Art 113(1)
European Patent Convention R 4
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 13(1)
Keywords: Main request: Sufficiency of disclosure, inventive step (yes)
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Provision of translation in oral proceedings (no)
Requests for decision prior to oral proceedings (no)
Admissibility of late filed documents (no)


Cited decisions:
R 0011/08
T 0951/91
T 0923/92
T 1002/92
T 0296/93
Citing decisions:
T 2422/10

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