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EP1150491 - Digital photo processing apparatus and printing data recording method [Right-click to bookmark this link]
StatusNo opposition filed within time limit
Status updated on  22.01.2010
Database last updated on 17.07.2024
Most recent event   Tooltip22.10.2010Lapse of the patent in a contracting state
New state(s): FR
published on 24.11.2010  [2010/47]
Applicant(s)For all designated states
579-1 Umehara Wakayama-shi
Wakayama / JP
Former [2001/44]For all designated states
579-1 Umehara
Wakayama-shi, Wakayama / JP
Inventor(s)01 / Nozaki, Iwao
c/o Noritsu Koki Co., Ltd., Umehara 579-1
Wakayama-shi, wakayama-ken / JP
Representative(s)LBP Lemcke, Brommer & Partner Patentanwälte mbB
Siegfried-Kühn-Straße 4
76135 Karlsruhe / DE
Former [2009/02]Lemcke, Brommer & Partner
Patentanwälte Bismarckstrasse 16
76133 Karlsruhe / DE
Former [2001/44]Petersen, Frank, Dipl.-Ing., et al
Lemcke, Brommer & Partner Patentanwälte Postfach 11 08 47
76058 Karlsruhe / DE
Application number, filing date01107243.623.03.2001
Priority number, dateJP2000008844928.03.2000         Original published format: JP 2000088449
Filing languageEN
Procedural languageEN
PublicationType: A2 Application without search report 
Type: A3 Search report 
Type: B1 Patent specification 
Search report(s)(Supplementary) European search report - dispatched on:EP22.02.2005
H04N1/00148 (EP,US); H04N1/00132 (EP,US); H04N1/00167 (EP,US);
H04N1/00172 (EP,US); H04N1/00175 (EP,US); H04N1/00188 (EP,US);
H04N1/33376 (EP,US); H04N1/3875 (EP,US); H04N2201/0051 (EP,US);
H04N2201/0082 (EP,US); H04N2201/0084 (EP,US); H04N2201/0087 (EP,US);
H04N2201/0089 (EP,US); H04N2201/33328 (EP,US); H04N2201/33357 (EP,US) (-)
Designated contracting statesDE,   FR,   GB [2005/52]
Former [2001/44]AT,  BE,  CH,  CY,  DE,  DK,  ES,  FI,  FR,  GB,  GR,  IE,  IT,  LI,  LU,  MC,  NL,  PT,  SE,  TR 
TitleGerman:Digitalphotoverarbeitungsgerät und Druckdatenaufzeichnungsverfahren[2001/44]
English:Digital photo processing apparatus and printing data recording method[2001/44]
French:Dispositif de traitement de photographies numériques et procédé d'enregistrement de données d'impression[2001/44]
Examination procedure07.06.2005Examination requested  [2005/31]
31.08.2006Despatch of a communication from the examining division (Time limit: M06)
08.03.2007Reply to a communication from the examining division
15.09.2008Communication of intention to grant the patent
13.01.2009Fee for grant paid
13.01.2009Fee for publishing/printing paid
Opposition(s)21.12.2009No opposition filed within time limit [2010/08]
Fees paidRenewal fee
26.03.2003Renewal fee patent year 03
25.03.2004Renewal fee patent year 04
24.03.2005Renewal fee patent year 05
23.03.2006Renewal fee patent year 06
05.02.2007Renewal fee patent year 07
07.02.2008Renewal fee patent year 08
31.03.2008Renewal fee patent year 09
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Lapses during opposition  TooltipFR18.05.2009
Former [2010/25]GB18.06.2009
Documents cited:Search[XY]JPH06291987  ;
 [A]JPH08123630  ;
 [A]JPH1016321  ;
 [A]US5016114  (SAKATA SEIJI [JP], et al);
 [Y]EP0467598  (CANON KK [JP]) [Y] 2-8 * column 2, line 55 - column 3, line 18 * * column 4, line 10 - line 26 *;
 [Y]EP0869660  (FUJI PHOTO FILM CO LTD [JP]) [Y] 5,8 * page 2, line 13 - line 20 * * page 3, line 11 - line 30 *
 [XY]  - PATENT ABSTRACTS OF JAPAN, (19950228), vol. 1995, no. 01, & JP06291987 A 19941018 (CANON INC) [X] 1 * abstract * [Y] 2-8
 [A]  - PATENT ABSTRACTS OF JAPAN, (19960930), vol. 1996, no. 09, & JP08123630 A 19960517 (CANON INC) [A] * abstract *
 [A]  - PATENT ABSTRACTS OF JAPAN, (19980430), vol. 1998, no. 05, & JP10016321 A 19980120 (TOSHIBA CORP) [A] * abstract *
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