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Extract from the Register of European Patents

Event history: EP0678985

Date  Description European Patent Bulletin date, issue number
05.01.2007 No opposition filed within time limit published on  07.02.2007  [2007/06]
13.01.2006 (Expected) grant published on  01.03.2006  [2006/09]
05.12.2005 New entry: Payment of fee for grant
05.12.2005 New entry: Payment of fee for publishing/printing
27.08.2005 New entry: Communication of intention to grant a patent
22.04.2005 New entry: Renewal fee paid
12.05.2004 New entry: Reply to examination report
30.04.2004 Change - divisional application(s) published on  16.06.2004  [2004/25]
26.04.2004 New entry: Renewal fee paid
26.03.2004 Change - classification published on  12.05.2004  [2004/20]
26.03.2004 Change - classification published on  12.05.2004  [2004/20]
24.01.2004 First examination report
21.01.2004 New entry: Despatch of examination report + time limit
25.04.2003 Renewal fee
27.04.2002 Renewal fee
25.04.2001 Renewal fee
25.04.2000 Renewal fee
22.04.1999 Renewal fee
23.04.1998 Renewal fee
05.09.1997 Request for examination filed published on  22.10.1997 [1997/43]
06.06.1997 Publication of search report published on  23.07.1997 [1997/30]
16.05.1997 Change - classification published on  02.07.1997 [1997/27]
22.04.1997 Renewal fee
08.09.1995 Publication in section I.1 EP Bulletin published on  25.10.1995 [1995/43]