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EP0766939 - Opening/Closing device of a moving part in relation to a furniture frame and used with movable drawer cabinets [Right-click to bookmark this link]
StatusNo opposition filed within time limit
Status updated on  20.02.2004
Database last updated on 17.07.2024
Most recent event   Tooltip04.01.2008Lapse of the patent in a contracting state
New state(s): IT
published on 06.02.2008  [2008/06]
Applicant(s)For all designated states
Piole-Parolai Equipement
Route de Saint Honoré
38350 La Mure d'Isère / FR
Former [1997/15]For all designated states
24, Rue Saint-Saens
80210 Feuquieres en Vimeu / FR
Inventor(s)01 / Chivot, Francis
3 rue du Cavin
80132 Miannay / FR
02 / Ozenne, Benoît
32 rue du Maréchal Leclerc
80570 Dargnies / FR
Representative(s)Jacobson, Claude, et al
Cabinet Lavoix
2, Place d'Estienne d'Orves
75441 Paris Cedex 09 / FR
Former [1997/15]Jacobson, Claude, et al
Cabinet Lavoix 2, Place d'Estienne d'Orves
75441 Paris Cedex 09 / FR
Application number, filing date96402105.902.10.1996
Priority number, dateFR1995001161103.10.1995         Original published format: FR 9511611
Filing languageFR
Procedural languageFR
PublicationType: A2 Application without search report 
Type: A3 Search report 
Type: B1 Patent specification 
Search report(s)(Supplementary) European search report - dispatched on:EP01.12.2000
A47B88/463 (EP)
Designated contracting statesDE,   ES,   GB,   GR,   IT [1997/15]
TitleGerman:Öffnungs-/Schliessvorrichtung eines bewegenden Teiles in Bezug auf ein Möbelgehäuse und Anwendung bei bewegbaren Schubladenschränken[1997/15]
English:Opening/Closing device of a moving part in relation to a furniture frame and used with movable drawer cabinets[1997/15]
French:Dispositif d'ouverture-fermeture d'un élément mobile par rapport au bâti d'un meuble, et son application aux meubles déplaçables à tiroirs[1997/15]
Examination procedure28.06.2001Examination requested  [2001/34]
06.06.2002Despatch of communication of intention to grant (Approval: No)
30.09.2002Despatch of communication of intention to grant (Approval: later approval)
25.10.2002Communication of intention to grant the patent
07.01.2003Fee for grant paid
07.01.2003Fee for publishing/printing paid
Opposition(s)19.01.2004No opposition filed within time limit [2004/15]
Fees paidRenewal fee
21.10.1998Renewal fee patent year 03
19.11.1999Renewal fee patent year 04
23.10.2000Renewal fee patent year 05
22.10.2001Renewal fee patent year 06
15.10.2002Renewal fee patent year 07
Penalty fee
Additional fee for renewal fee
31.10.199904   M06   Fee paid on   19.11.1999
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Lapses during opposition  TooltipGB16.04.2003
Former [2004/22]GB16.04.2003
Former [2004/02]GR16.07.2003
Documents cited:Search[DA]DE3930271  (GEBR. HAPPICH GMBH) [DA] 1,2,5,6 * the whole document *;
 [A]US5314243  (AUTOMATED HEALTHCARE INC) [A] 1,5-7 * column 4, line 11 - column 4, line 26; figures 5,6 *;
 [A]US5435640  (WATERLOO INDUSTRIES INC) [A] 1 * the whole document *
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