T 0518/10 (Lucenin-2 in krill oil extracts/NEPTUNE) of 9.4.2013

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T051810.20130409
Date of decision: 09 April 2013
Case number: T 0518/10
Petition for review: R 0001/14
Application number: 02753988.1
IPC class: C07F 9/10
C07D 407/14
A23J 7/00
A61K 31/683
A61K 31/685
A61P 25/00
A61P 35/00
C11B 1/10
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: C
Download and more information:
Decision text in EN (PDF, 287.773K)
Documentation of the appeal procedure can be found in the Register
Bibliographic information is available in: EN
Versions: Unpublished
Title of application: Natural phospholipids of marine origin containing flavonoids and polyunsaturated phospholipids and their uses
Applicant name: Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc.
Opponent name: Enzymotec Ltd.
Aker Biomarine ASA
Board: 3.3.01
Headnote: -
Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention Art 100(b)
European Patent Convention Art 100(c)
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 15(2)
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 13
European Patent Convention R 106
Keywords: Oral proceedings - change of date (no)
Admissible of late filed documents (no) - not justified
Admission of late filed auxiliary request (yes)
Main request, first and second auxiliary requests: amendments supported by the application as filed (no)
Auxiliary request 3: sufficiency of disclosure (no) - neither isolation nor identification of flavonoid was shown


Cited decisions:
G 0004/88
G 0002/04
R 0002/08
R 0003/08
R 0004/08
R 0009/09
R 0010/09
R 0016/09
R 0004/11
R 0013/11
R 0012/12
T 0823/96
T 0792/00
T 1842/06
T 0023/10
Citing decisions:
T 0861/12
T 0756/15
T 0275/16

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