T 1949/09 () of 26.9.2012

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2012:T194909.20120926
Date of decision: 26 September 2012
Case number: T 1949/09
Application number: 00944208.8
IPC class: B01J 23/26
B01J 23/06
B01J 37/03
C07C 19/08
C07C 17/21
C07C 17/20
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: C
Download and more information:
Decision text in EN (PDF, 201.924K)
Documentation of the appeal procedure can be found in the Register
Bibliographic information is available in: EN
Versions: Unpublished
Title of application: A process for the preparation of 1,1,1,2-tetrafluoroethane
Applicant name: Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
Opponent name: Ineos Fluor Holdings Ltd.
Board: 3.3.07
Headnote: -
Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention Art 56
European Patent Convention Art 111(1)
European Patent Convention Art 114(2)
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 12
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 13
Keywords: Late-filed evidence - not admitted
Late-filed documents - not admitted
Inventive step - main and auxiliary request (no)
Late-filed requests - not admitted
Remittal to the first instance (no)

Article 15(3) of the Rules of Procedure of the Boards of Appeal does not go so far as to nullify Article 113(1) EPC (point 3.4).

Documents mentioned in the patent description are not ipso facto part of the appeal proceedings (point 4).

Cited decisions:
T 1621/09
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