T 0624/09 (Skin irritancy/UNILEVER) of 8.4.2011

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2011:T062409.20110408
Date of decision: 08 April 2011
Case number: T 0624/09
Application number: 99950531.6
IPC class: C11D 3/00
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: C
Download and more information:
Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.985K)
Documentation of the appeal procedure can be found in the Register
Bibliographic information is available in: EN
Versions: Unpublished
Title of application: Use of cationic materials and compositions
Applicant name: Unilever PLC, et al
Opponent name: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
The Procter & Gamble Company
Board: 3.3.06
Headnote: -
Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention Art 54(1)
European Patent Convention Art 54(2)
European Patent Convention Art 56
European Patent Convention R 99(1)(a)
European Patent Convention R 99(1)(c)
Keywords: Admissibility of the appeal (yes)
Novelty (main request): no - claim 1 clear as it stands; not to be interpreted in the light of the description
Inventive step (auxiliary request): no - obvious to try


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J 0016/94
T 0483/90
T 0613/91
T 0867/91
T 0681/01
T 0407/02
T 1279/04
T 0223/05
T 0358/08
Citing decisions:
T 1912/08
T 0350/13

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