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EP About this file: EP1346785

EP1346785 - Reduction casting method [Right-click to bookmark this link]
StatusThe application has been refused
Status updated on  01.08.2008
Database last updated on 17.05.2024
Most recent event   Tooltip01.08.2008Refusal of applicationpublished on 03.09.2008  [2008/36]
Applicant(s)For all designated states
840, Ohaza Kokubu Ueda-shi
Nagano-ken / JP
Former [2003/39]For all designated states
No. 840, Ohaza Kokubu
Ueda-shi, Nagano-ken / JP
Inventor(s)01 / Ban, Keisuke
Nissin Kogyo Co., Ltd., 840, Ohaza Kokubu
Ueda-shi, Nagano-ken / JP
Representative(s)Hoffmann Eitle
Patent- und Rechtsanwälte PartmbB
Arabellastrasse 30
81925 München / DE
Former [2003/39]HOFFMANN - EITLE
Patent- und Rechtsanwälte Arabellastrasse 4
81925 München / DE
Application number, filing date03005402.713.03.2003
Priority number, dateJP2002006821113.03.2002         Original published format: JP 2002068211
Filing languageEN
Procedural languageEN
PublicationType: A2 Application without search report 
Type: A3 Search report 
Search report(s)(Supplementary) European search report - dispatched on:EP19.05.2004
ClassificationIPC:B22D15/00, B22D17/00, B22D21/00, B22D27/00, B22D27/09
B22D21/00 (EP,US); B22D15/00 (EP,US); B22D17/00 (EP,US);
B22D21/007 (EP,US); B22D27/00 (EP,US); B22D27/09 (EP,US)
Designated contracting statesCH,   DE,   GB,   IT,   LI [2005/12]
Former [2003/39]AT,  BE,  BG,  CH,  CY,  CZ,  DE,  DK,  EE,  ES,  FI,  FR,  GB,  GR,  HU,  IE,  IT,  LI,  LU,  MC,  NL,  PT,  RO,  SE,  SI,  SK,  TR 
TitleGerman:Verfahren zum reduzierenden Giessen[2003/39]
English:Reduction casting method[2003/39]
French:Méthode pour la réduction pendant la coulée[2003/39]
Examination procedure09.09.2004Examination requested  [2004/46]
08.10.2004Despatch of a communication from the examining division (Time limit: M04)
08.02.2005Reply to a communication from the examining division
29.11.2005Date of oral proceedings
19.12.2005Despatch of communication that the application is refused, reason: substantive examination [2008/36]
19.12.2005Minutes of oral proceedings despatched
03.04.2008Application refused, date of legal effect [2008/36]
Appeal following examination25.01.2006Appeal received No.  T0707/06
21.04.2006Statement of grounds filed
03.04.2008Result of appeal procedure: appeal of the applicant was rejected
03.04.2008Date of oral proceedings
08.04.2008Minutes of oral proceedings despatched
03.04.2008Date of oral proceedings
Fees paidRenewal fee
23.03.2005Renewal fee patent year 03
14.03.2006Renewal fee patent year 04
26.03.2007Renewal fee patent year 05
13.03.2008Renewal fee patent year 06
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Documents cited:Search[A]JP2000280063  ;
 [A]EP1145787  (NISSIN KOGYO KK [JP]) [A] 1-9 * the whole document *;
 [X]EP1153678  (NISSIN KOGYO KK [JP]) [X] 1-9 * paragraph [0047] - paragraph [0058]; figures 1-4; claims 1-3 *
 [A]  - PATENT ABSTRACTS OF JAPAN, (20010205), vol. 2000, no. 13, & JP2000280063 A 20001010 (NISSIN KOGYO CO LTD) [A] 1-9 * abstract *
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