T 0982/08 (Logistic service system/EATON) of 7.11.2012

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T098208.20121107
Date of decision: 07 November 2012
Case number: T 0982/08
Application number: 00116824.4
IPC class: G06F 11/273
G07C 5/08
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: D
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Decision text in EN (PDF, 153.629K)
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Bibliographic information is available in: EN
Versions: Unpublished
Title of application: Vehicle component diagnostic and update system
Applicant name: Eaton Corporation
(Patent Proprietor)
Eaton Corporation
Eaton Center
1111 Superior Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44114-2584 (US)
Volvo Technology Corporation
S-405 08 Göteborg (SE)
Opponent name: Volvo Technology Corporation
Rüger, Barthelt & Abel
Webergasse 3
D-73728 Esslingen (DE)
Montevecchi, Emma
Cantaluppi & Partners S.r.l.
Piazetta Cappellato Pedrocchi, 18
I-35122 Padova (IT)
Decision under appeal:
Interlocutory decision of the Opposition Division of the European Patent Office posted 18 March 2008 concerning maintenance of European patent No. 1089179 in amended form.
Composition of the Board:
Board: 3.5.06
Headnote: -
Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention Art 123(2)
European Patent Convention R 4(1)
European Patent Convention R 134(1)
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 12(2)
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 13(1)
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 100(a)
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 100(c)
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 56
Keywords: Request for simultaneous translation - granted
Added subject-matter - no
Inventive step - no
Case Number: T 0982/08 - 3.5.06
of the Technical Board of Appeal 3.5.06
of 7 November 2012


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