T 0903/09 (Curable compositions/THE SHERWIN-WILLIAMS COMPANY) of 7.9.2011

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2011:T090309.20110907
Date of decision: 07 September 2011
Case number: T 0903/09
Application number: 99972665.6
IPC class: C09D 133/14
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: C
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Decision text in EN (PDF, 86.461K)
Documentation of the appeal procedure can be found in the Register
Bibliographic information is available in: EN
Versions: Unpublished
Title of application: Curable compositions comprising acetoacetoxy and imine functionality
Applicant name: The Sherwin-Williams Company
Opponent name: Akzo Nobel N.V.
Board: 3.3.01
Headnote: -
Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention Art 123(2)
European Patent Convention Art 112a
European Patent Convention Art 111(1)
European Patent Convention Art 101(3)(a)
European Patent Convention Art 100(a)
European Patent Convention Art 56
European Patent Convention Art 54
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 12(4)
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 13(1)
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 13(3)
Keywords: Main request - Inventive step - (no) - obvious solution
Auxiliary requests 1-4 - Added matter - (yes) - no basis in the description as filed
Auxiliary requests 5-9 - Late-filed - not clearly admissible
Remittal - (no)
Postponement of the oral proceedings - (no)
Auxiliary requests 1-8 filed with the statement of grounds of appeal - not admitted - diverging subject-matter


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Citing decisions:
T 0759/10

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